Birken Lakeside Resort

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Our Resort

Birken Lakeside Resort is a cozy, unpretentious and fun lakeside resort. An historic property, located directly adjacent to stunning Gates Lake in the BC coastal mountains, a hidden gem for over 100 years. Featuring six cozy themed cabins, Meeting Hall, General Store, Lakeside Grille, campsites, beautiful lawns and private lakefront docks. We invite you to explore our resort and see what has made us an international gem for over 50 years.

Choose Unique Accommodations

Whether you are seeking the comfort of our cozy themed cabins or happy camping in the trees, we have something to offer everyone. Come on inside and take a look around.



Awe at Majestic Beauty

The Birken Lakeside Resort caters to those with an appreciation for our lake and natural wooded surroundings. Located directly adjacent to stunning Gates lake, nestled among two of BC's most scenic peaks.


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Relax with Comforting Amenities

Guests to the resort get to enjoy the best of both worlds. Experiencing the "Get away from it all" feeling combined with the comforts of home. Our renovated washrooms have put the "REST" back into Restroom. Come watch the sun set from the  dock and see what all the ahhhhs are about.


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Delight in Local Gourmet Food

Tickle your tastebuds at the Birken Lakeside Grille, featuring gourmet food made fresh by local chefs. If we talk it about it too much, you might just start drooling.

Come Together in the Meeting Hall

Our newly completed Meeting Hall with large lake view deck is large enough to bring your whole group together.

Experience Fun Activities

There are plenty of activities at, or nearby our property in Birken. Our dock is a popular place during the summer months for swimming, chilling out or sun worship. There are plenty of things to do nearby including watersports on Gates Lake, or nearby Birkenhead Lake, hiking, fishing, golfing, mountain biking, dirt biking... 

Inspire Your Unique Wedding

Our resort offers an affordable canvas for you to paint your unique wedding experience. Our recent weddings have been captured the essence of "casual elegance" for a budget price. Come explore how we can help inspire your wedding to be as unique as you are.

Enjoy Your Special Event

Birken Lakeside Resort is an inspring place to host a special event. With plenty of accommodations, facilities, caring staff, great food, clean air and a gorgeous lake to play in, no one will have time to be bored.

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Birken Lakeside Resort is a proud member of
the Pemberton Chamber of Commerce

Birken Lakeside Resort
PO Box 369, 9179 Portage Road
Birken, British Columbia
Canada V0N 2L0

ph. 604.452.3255

People from all over the world have been coming to Birken Lakeside Resort for over 100 years. Featuring six uniquely themed cabins equipped with luxurious beds, linens and fluffy robes. We also feature campsites in the trees, renovated club house with large lake view deck, the Birken Lakeside Grille, featuring gourmet food made fresh by local chefs, the Birken Lakeside General Store, with artisan gifts and supplies, lake front docks on a gorgeous lake famous for excellent fishing and water sports, picnic tables and many more amenities that will provide what you need for that "get away from it all experience"

A short drive from Whistler B.C. and 20 minutes from Birkenhead Provincial Park, the Birken Lakeside Resort provides a comfortable and fun filled base for hiking, water sports, nature spotting or just relaxing in an unspoiled natural setting. Let us help inspire your experience.

Contact us today to learn how we can help inspire your special event to be as unique and personal as you are.


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