Newfoundland’s Fogo Island Inn
About the Fogo Island Inn:
Standing dramatically on stilts is the Fogo Island Inn, a luxurious refuge located on the shores of far-eastern Canada. Serenity is found easily here and views of the North Atlantic fill the expansive windows. At the Inn, there is plenty to enjoy; explore the library, soak in the rooftop hot tubs and saunas, catch a movie at the in-house cinema, or admire the locally-made art in the gallery. Accommodation here is full-board and the fare is delightfully local. From the hand-crafted decor to hospitality defined as ‘the love of a stranger’, stay at the Fogo Island Inn to be meticulously cared for in a rugged yet beautiful landscape.
Things to do around Fogo Island Inn:
The Inn is a community asset — all surpluses are reinvested back into the Newfoundland’s local industry and residents. From whale watching in Newfoundland to boatbuilding workshops, you can be sure that you will be delivered authentic and outstanding experiences. When you travel with Entrée Destinations, we take care of the details. Our team can arrange all light-aircraft flights to this remote region and we will ensure that your journey is just your speed. This trip is but a taster of what could be in store for you. Our itineraries are crafted to your unique needs, and we provide 24/7 travel support that you can always depend on. Download the full itinerary to find out more.
*Please note the price listed is an estimate, based on the availability of room types and all service providers. Commercial flights between St Johns and Gander not included in price.
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2-3 | ST. JOHNS, NL
Enjoy a private half-day tour to explore the sights in and around the St. John’s area. Sights include the Cape Spear Lighthouse, Signal Hill for a splendid view of St. John’s and Cabot Tower, a tower built at the highest point of Signal Hill to commemorate the 400th anniversary of John Cabot’s discovery of Newfoundland. Accommodations are at the historic Murray Premises Hotel in a luxurious Suite.
The morning of your third day is yours to discover St. John’s at your leisure. Wander around town, or consider a whale watching experience. Newfoundland is one of the most spectacular spots for whale watching as they have the largest population of Humpback whales on the planet. In the afternoon your driver will take you on a one-hour drive through the countryside to Ferryland, a community that was founded in 1621 by Lord Baltimore. After a brief walk to the Lighthouse you will be rewarded with an outstanding picnic to enjoy on the craggy coastline, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Your day will end with a return transfer to St. John’s. Accommodations are at the JAG in a Superior Room.
4 | FOGO ISLAND INN, NL
Your driver will bring you back to the St. John’s Airport, where you will board your regional flight to Gander, a town steeped in fascinating aviation history (the cost of this commercial flight is not included). Upon your arrival you will be transferred to the Farewell Harbour where you will board your ferry to Fogo. After docking, you will be met by staff from the Fogo Island Inn. From there they will transfer you to the spectacular Fogo Island Inn in the community of Joe Batt’s Arm. Accommodations are at at the Fogo Island Inn in the Newfoundland Room.
5-7 | FOGO ISLAND INN, NL
While staying on Fogo Island you will have the choice of many activities, all season and weather dependent. Activities and adventures on Fogo Island revolve around sharing with locals, whether it’s a hike along the dramatic coastline, traditional cod fishing, taking an excursion offshore to visit with the icebergs or meeting a local boat builder, making traditional wooden rowboats (called Punts) – a backbone of their cod fishing heritage. Make sure to enjoy a crab or lobster picnic along the way, depending on seasonality. The Fogo Island Inn also offers a local host program, designed to showcase the island, its heritage and the colorful residents who live there. Accommodations are at at the Fogo Island Inn in the Newfoundland Room.
8 | FOGO ISLAND INN, NL
Your time on Fogo Island Inn has come to an end, and we truly understand your sadness! It’s natural, we feel the same way. You must plan to visit during another season,
for a different landscape and selection of activities. Staff from the Inn will transfer you to the Fogo Island ferry terminal, where you will board your ferry to Farewell Harbour and then your vehicle transfer to Gander. Upon arrival into Gander you will catch your commercial flight connection to your final destination (please note the commercial flight is not included).