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Sonora Resort

High-end luxury meets pristine west coast wilderness. Intimately stylish, and only accessible by air or sea. A rich reward for a job well done, or a retreat to brainstorm new direction, this secluded paradise allows for meetings that are highly focused and positively unforgettable. Pristine natural surroundings are paired with top-rate, fully equipped modern meeting spaces and gourmet cuisine spotlighting the bounty of the west coast land and water. Between business sessions delegates experience the best of the west: whale-watching, salmon fishing, guided eco-excursions. The challenge isn’t how to entertain your group – it will be how to get them to leave.

Sonora Resort by the Numbers

TOTAL GUEST ROOMS

88

TOTAL MEETING SPACE

1,018 sq m | 10,953 sq ft

Biggest hotel ballroom

669 sq m | 7,200 sq ft |
120 Gala

Experts to help you plan
Sonora Resort

Entering Canada
Destination Canada

Time Zone
Pacific Time Zone

Current Time

This place is perfect for meetings that:

  • Look for secluded places to focus, plan or celebrate without interruption
  • Require world-class business facilities and nature experiences that are out of this world
  • Seek isolated locations with discrete staff and no media
  • Search out the ultimate bragging-rights destinations and experiences

You can count on:

  • Open hearts. Open minds.  Sonora Resort is open for business.
  • Virgin wilderness, opulent luxuries, modern amenities and service that’s second-to-none   
  • Gourmet seasonal cuisine, impressive wine cellar, and customized menus created by an inspired culinary team
  • Your team leaving inspired, renewed, and ready to return

Moving your people

Vancouver International Airport (YVR) to dockside: breathtaking 50-minute flight by luxury helicopter

Seattle International Airport (SEA) to Sonora: dramatic 2.5-hour seaplane flight

Once you’re here:  float plane, helicopter, boat, kayak

Before – After – In-between Meetings

Planning Essentials

Get a Good Night's Rest:

When not exploring the outdoors, guests can retreat to well-appointed rooms, multi-room suites and private villas, including the stunning Sea Lion Pointe, a 10,000 square-foot private lodge with five suites, library, billiards room and more. Accommodations live up to the reputation of the Relais and Châteaux properties chosen for their truly unique character.

Stretch your budget in Canada:

It’s a fact. Event dollars go further in Canada. With the Canadian dollar hovering between 25 and 30% below the U.S. dollar, planners are encouraged to enhance their meeting experience here. Dollars saved on the program requirements can translate into more bells and whistles or your bottom line, you pick.

Foreign Exchange

Best time to Visit:

Sonora Resort is open seasonally from early May (best value season) through to mid-October.

Weather

Spring

5°C to 11°C

41°F to 52°F

Summer

12°C to 19°C

54°F to 66°F

Fall

7°C to 11.5°C

45°F to 53°F

Winter

1.6°C to 5°C

35°F to 41°F

Here's how we can help you get planning

The team at Business Events Canada helps meeting planners bring corporate, association and incentive events to Canada. Contact our team for:

  • Inspiration
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  • Introductions
  • Bid assistance
  • Planning tool kit