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Where to Stay

Whether you prefer a hotel or a B&B, basic or upscale, the Sunshine Coast offers many accommodation choices with something for every budget.


Official Race Hotels

Our official race hotels are both within easy walking distance of the start, dining, shopping, and entertainment.

The Cedars Inn, Gibsons The Cedars Inn Hotel & Convention Centre

The Cedars Inn

Only 450m from the Gibsons Community Centre (packet pickup and start area). Conveniently located on Gibsons Way opposite Sunnycrest Mall and next door to the cinema, the Cedars Inn has spacious rooms with free wireless internet and many extras, on-site spa, heated outdoor pool (open seasonally), hot tub, sauna and fitness room. See hotel website for more details.

April Fool's Run participants with accompanying friends and family get a discount from the already very reasonable room rates—just mention the April Fool's promotion when booking. Note most rooms are non-smoking, but specify to be sure. Free parking.

The Cedars Inn

April Fool's Run Special Rates:

  • Standard rooms from $89 double occupancy (+ taxes)
  • Kitchenettes or balcony rooms $99 double occupancy (+ taxes)
  • Executive or one-bedroom suites $109 double occupancy (+ taxes)
  • Extend your stay on Sunday night for only $49 more (+ taxes)
  • Complimentary late checkout at 3pm on race day

To book, call 1-888-774-7044, or email reservations@thecedarsinn.com. Book early, rooms fill up fast!


Gibsons Garden Hotel Gibsons Garden Hotel

Gibsons Garden Hotel

You can't get any closer to the start than this! The Gibsons Garden Hotel is located just 300m from the Gibsons Community Centre, across Gibsons Way at the foot of Park Road. Recently renovated with 52 rooms. From the cozy single queen room to the spacious family suite, the Gibsons Garden Hotel offers attractive accommodations to suit your individual needs and budget. Enjoy modern furnishings and top-notch amenities including a 40" or 46" LCD TV, premium Serta mattresses, free wireless internet, microwave, fridge, coffeemaker and Aveda toiletry products. Other amenities include complimentary hot breakfast, heated indoor pool, dry sauna, fitness room, tranquil garden courtyard, free parking, and self-serve laundry.

Gibsons Garden Hotel

April Fool's Run participants get 10% off the regular room rates April 6, 7 & 8. Rates starting at $111.60 with the discount.

To book your room with the special rate, please call the hotel directly at 1-844-886-4638 or email gibsonsgardenhotel@gmail.com.

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Other recommended Accommodation: B&B Sponsors

Up the Creek Backpackers' B & B - click to visit website

Up the Creek Backpackers' B & B

In Roberts Creek (10 min drive from race start). Owner will pick you up from ferry. Great house, owned by runner/cyclist! Currently ranked #2 (of 10) B&B in Roberts Creek on Trip Advisor. Free transportation from UTC to race start and return after finish. Special rates for Fools Run participants. Visit www.upthecreek.ca or call 1-877-885-8100. Located at 1261 Roberts Creek Road, Roberts Creek.


Davis Bay B&B

Davis Bay Bed & Breakfast

The perfect getaway location — located 150m from the finish line! Situated across from beautiful Davis Bay Beach with stunning views of the Georgia Strait and convenient proximity to downtown Sechelt. This adult oriented B&B is tastefully decorated for your comfort and enjoyment. Each suite has spanning views of the ocean and access to outdoor seating on the deck. Beautifully landscaped, and a goldfish pond is tucked away in the backyard oasis. Visit www.davisbaybedandbreakfast.com or call 1-866-885-5404.


luxury room

At The Shore B&B

'Luxury Waterfront Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary' — A peaceful and tranquil waterfront B&B in Sechelt waits for you on the western shore of Porpoise Bay at the south end of Sechelt Inlet. Drink in the view of treed hills across the Bay and distant snow-capped mountains up the Inlet. The air is so quiet you'll hear wind passing under the wings of eagles as they glide by. One of the owners is a runner and will be running the half. Visit www.attheshore.ca or call 1-877-740-9962. Located at 6394 Gale Avenue North, Sechelt.

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Other Accommodation in Davis Bay (finish line)

Blue Sky Motel

Blue Sky Motel

4726 Sunshine Coast Highway, Davis Bay (next to Pier 17 market). Cute little retro motel across from the beach and pier; low rates. Standard motel units plus heritage ocean view bungalos with kitchenettes. All units are equipped with new 32" flat screen TVs. Free Wireless Internet. Call 604-885-9987 or visit www.blueskymotel.ca.

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