Groups & Events Events and Retreats
A 50-minute helicopter ride from Vancouver transports you to Sonora’s serene stretch of nature. Whether you are coming to share an intimate bonding experience, lavish wedding or hosting a large corporate conference, we have a dedicated team of professionals who will work closely with you to design a memorable and unique stay.
With 88 guest rooms, Sonora can welcome groups of up to 125 guests. Private rooms overlooking the ocean, multi-room suites and opulent private villas are all an idyllic place to call home. Lodge lounges provide places to convene for an evening debrief, and the two private villas provide elegant center points for off-site meetings.
Each of Sonora’s lodges offers spacious rooms with ocean views and modern amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi and worldwide phone calls.
London Air Services (LAS) helicopters seat up to 12 passengers and provide direct flights from Vancouver to Sonora Resort in 50-minutes. Boarding and departing via Air Elite, at YVRs South Terminal, is simple and hassle free. If your group is arriving from a destination further afield, LAS' fleet of jets and helicopters can be chartered from any destination on the globe to Sonora Resort. Water taxis are also available from Campbell River and seaplanes from Seattle. Our Guest Services teams assists with coordinating the best travel options for your group’s needs.
Perfect for groups, all of our accommodation rates include gourmet meals, house wine and beer in the Tyee Dining Room and Lounge. Catering outside the Dining Room and Lounge, such as a private reception in one of our two villas, is also available at an extra fee.
Sonora’s activity offerings allow your team to networking and collaborate in an enspiring environement. A trip to Sonora is a an event they will remember for a lifetime. For the adventurous, we serve up a feast of exhilarating experiences including thrilling helicopter adventures, fishing and incredible wildlife viewing. For the quieter moments, we offer sumptuous spa experiences, yoga and hiking in lush forests.
Meetings and Conference Needs
With beautiful settings and state-of-the-art amenities, the facilities at Sonora are perfect for hosting workshops, retreats and inspiring events.
The Innes Conference Centre offers configurable spaces that are customizable for each group’s needs. Our Longhouse provides an impactful venue for presentations or keynote speakers. Guests can also take their events outdoors to our Discovery Island Viewpoint Gazebo.
Wi-Fi is complimentary resort-wide and our AV team is available to ensure that events run seamlessly.
Sonora Island is a limitless playground with world-class facilities that are complimentary with your stay. In your downtime, take in the surroundings with our wildlife viewing decks. Hike the nearby trails or practice your casting at our trout ponds. Challenge yourselves to a match on the tennis court or a friendly wager on the putting green. Soak up the moments in the mineral pools, hot tubs and steam rooms.
Exclusive Resort Access
We offer the private use of Sonora for groups looking to book out the entire resort. For an exclusive buyout, a minimum booking includes:
Single Occupancy – 65 rooms minimum to a maximum of 88 guests
Double Occupancy – 100 -125 guests
Group Rates & Reservations
Special rates are available when booking 10 or more rooms.
Our Guest Services team would be delighted to help coordinate your stay and answer any questions. We can be reached at 1-888-576-6672 or by email at .