Getting to Markham House

From Swartz Bay and Sidney:

(B.C. Ferries, Anacortes Ferry and Victoria Airport) Follow Highway 17 to the McKenzie St. exit. Exit and follow McKenzie to Highway #1 North. Follow Highway #1 north to the Sooke/Port Renfrew exit (#14) . Follow this exit which will bend you over #1 and point you south on Veteran’s Memorial Parkway, Highway #14 south. Follow #14 south to the intersection with Highway #14 west. Go west and follow your nose until you get out into the country. (about 15 minutes). You will see our blue and white sign on the Highway saying “Lodging, Markham House Bed & Breakfast”. Immediately turn left on to Connie Road. Your destination is about ¼ mile up the road on the left – a large Tudor Style Home in a large garden.

From Downtown Victoria and Inner Harbour

Get on to Belleville Street heading toward the city centre. Turn left onto Douglas Street. This will become Highway # 1 once through the city. Look for the Sooke/Port Renfrew exit (#14) and follow the directions above. By the way if you get to the 17 Mile House Pub on Highway 14 west, you have gone about ¼ mile too far-just turn around in their parking lot and come back to Connie Road.

From Nanaimo:

(B.C. Ferry from either Horseshoe Bay or Tsawwassen)
Follow Highway #1 South, past Duncan and over the Malahat to the Millstream exit (exit #14). This is signposted to Langford and Sooke. Take this which will put you on Veteran’s Memorial Parkway–also called Highway 14 south. Follow this until you reach the intersection with Highway #14 west. Turn right and follow your nose to our sign as noted above.

Markham House is rated

4½ stars by Canada Select and is known as one of the best places to stay in the Sooke Region. Our small resort B & B offers a tranquil and secluded oasis in the country side of Sooke, BC. You will enjoy our private 10 acres of gardens and natural forest.

We are also rated:
Three Lips Best Places to Kiss
Three Star North West Best Places
Three Star Fodor’s Guide

We accept: Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Debit Cards
We are just 30 minutes west of the capital city of  Victoria, BC with it's arts, culture, museums (Royal B.C. Museum, Craigdarroch Castle, Maritime Museum), shopping and fine restaurants in both Sooke and Victoria, BC. The waterfront of Victoria is alive with marine activities, float planes to Vancouver, two International Ferries (the Coho and the Clipper), marinas, whale watching, and kayaking.

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Map and Directions

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Our Address is:
1775 Connie Road
Sooke, British Columbia
Canada V9Z 1C8

Phone (250) 642-7542