" O TO BRING BACK THE GREAT HOMERIC TIME,
the simple manners and the deeds sublime;
when the wise Wanderer, often foiled by Fate,
Through the long furrow drave the plough share straight"
Mortimer Collins ... 1869
Just 6 miles from downtown Victoria...a secluded location in View Royal away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The Wayward Navigator offers a taste of classic passenger ship opulence with modern conveniences.
Our two First Class State rooms "Great Eastern" and the "White Star" are spacious and well appointed with elegant Victorian furnishings of fine mahogany, walnut and crystal. Bed rooms are fitted with Queen size sleigh or brass beds with goose down comforters. The "White Star" room has a four piece ensuite and the "Great Eastern" has an adjacent 3 piece private bath.
For the ultimate in luxury and convenience with an extra level of privacy, you may wish to stay in our Empress Suite
Spacious and comfortable common areas "Luxurious Salons" features an English Pub, Television/VCR/Stereo, an old fashioned pin ball machine and a modern wet bar complete with refrigerator and microwave. Truly a home away from home.
Scenic views from cedar decks and gazebo while you enjoy a soothing soak in our hot tub or explore the Great Outdoors ... a few minutes by foot or bike is the famed woodland trail the Galloping Goose and beautiful Thetis Lake.
We feature Full Course Breakfasts and will cater to special dietary requests. Your charming host Nancy is a Registered Nurse, among her many other talents.
For the ultimate
The Empress Suite
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Our Four Star Rating!
Our home is not a ship, but is lavishly decorated in a nautical theme to celebrate the era of the Passenger Liner.