1084 Pacific Rim Highway - The Tofino Botanical Gardens
The Tofino Botanical Gardens is a once in a lifetime business, real estate & lifestyle opportunity in Canada's most popular west coast destination. The Botanical Gardens is a successful business with multiple revenue streams - garden admission/membership, event rentals, 12 room Ecolodge, licensed Cafe, plus rental income from a variety of local organizations. The property is ±10 acres of mostly forested waterfront land with ±1000' of frontage on the Tofino Inlet. Concentrating on the natural and cultural history of Clayoquot Sound with a healthy injection of art, music & sculpture; the Botanical Gardens are a unique collection of plants & animals, buildings & shelters, and meandering trails that lead visitors through the rainforest to the water's edge. Activities at the Botanical Gardens are centred around Darwin's Cafe and the pond, which also become the hubbub during local events like the Lantern Festival and Tofino Winterlights. Many a wedding also happen here. The Ecolodge is a 12 room B&B style lodge with a classroom, common area and kitchen, focusing on educational groups & retreats. The Botanical Gardens is home to outdoor school programs Nature Kids and Heartwood as well as local organizations Tofino Surfrider Foundation and Raincoast Education Society. Expansion opportunities include an additional restaurant, gift shop and gallery, nursery/greenhouse.