February 17, 2020
ASTONISH YOUR GROUP WITH A JOURNEY TO THE EDGE OF THE WORLD
Whether you’re organizing an incentive trip, destination wedding or yoga retreat, Haida House at Tllaal is your one-stop destination to ensuring your guests leave transformed by their experience, people arrive as guests & leave as ambassadors for Haida Gwaii. In addition to comfortable accommodations that will surely please your guests, the resort – which is part of Indigenous Tourism BC’s Authentic Indigenous program – offers an array of outdoor adventure, cultural excursions and eco-adventures that can be tailored to suit your group’s desires.
Your guests will feel right at home at Haida House at Tllaal, which can accommodate up to 24 people in the main lodge, and up to 30 people in the new collection of oceanfront cabins. Opening in summer 2020, the cabins’ exquisite architecture and décor pay homage to Haida Gwaii’s raw natural beauty and ancient culture, with each comfortably sleeping up to five people; amenities include a private hot tub, mini-kitchen, indoor/outdoor shower and panoramic beach views.
The main lodge’s Xaayda Gud Ad Is Naay Conference Room offers a central gathering space that will meet your group’s multitude of needs, whether meetings catered by the property’s excellent chefs, your own yoga and meditation classes, or a home base for wedding preparations. The room is equipped with projection and TV screens, complimentary wifi, and inspiring views of the Tlell River, which winds serenely down the perimeter of the property.
Outside in the sprawling 21-hectare grounds, you and your guests will find plenty of opportunities to soak in the striking beauty of Haida Gwaii. The lodges’ lush grounds boast walking trails where guests can embark on guided nature walks, keeping their eyes peeled for native wildlife; an apple orchard and wild dunes that serve as stunning backdrops for wedding photos; and nearby beaches, where guests can indulge in waterfront yoga or jogs on the sand.
You’ll also find locally inspired cuisine combining traditional Indigenous techniques with ingredients sourced from Haida Gwaii’s ocean and forests. The talented chefs at Haida House at Tllaal craft fare with a focus on fresh seafood, casting their magic on local delicacies like wild salmon, halibut, and spot prawns; a selection of steak, lamb, chicken and pork are also available, as well as special requests for vegetarian and vegan palates. The dining room’s scenic river-view patio is a particularly idyllic space to host a nourishing post-yoga dinner, wedding cocktail reception, or corporate networking event.
There’s no better setting to foster intimate connections and spark new ideas than the remote location and rugged beauty of Xaayda Gwaay.yaay Haida Gwaii. Travelling to this mystical faraway land, attendees will see abundant wildlife, explore isolated beaches, dine on authentic Indigenous cuisine and explore the fascinating culture of the Haida people. To learn more about hosting your special event at Haida House at Tllaal in Haida Gwaii, contact us here.