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Escape to Nature

Missing time out of doors? Watch for our new Garden Breaks videos to experience a little of the Hastings House country charm from home. Island destinations have a number of unique characteristics and here on Salt Spring Island, it’s no…

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The Art of the Cocktail

Coming up later this season, join us for our Seaside Social Hour and indulge your senses in the fine yet simple pleasure of the modern craft cocktail.  Traditionally, the cocktail was defined as “a stimulating liquor, composed of spirits of…

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Farm Stand

Down on the Farm

New for next season, stop by our very own farm stand where we will be offering all of our surplus produce along with special Hastings House treats.  Hastings House has been growing produce for our dining rooms since 2015 when…

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Black Eyed Susans

Tidings from the Country

September 2019 The Dish on Dining It’s mushroom time on the west coast and our chefs are swimming in the bounty. Visit our Manor Dining Room or our Bistro to enjoy a variety of special dishes featuring beautifully wild foraged chanterelles,…

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What’s on This Fall

It’s a little-known fact that Salt Spring Island bustles with activity throughout the fall months. Indeed, the quieter days and cooler nights make for more relaxing getaways while a lineup of local activities ensures there is always something fun to…

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Tidings from the Country

July 2019 What’s Growing in the Garden The gardens are thriving as we move into the height of the season. We’re now harvesting cauliflower, beets, tomatoes, cucumbers, beans, broccolini, peppers, and peas. Our fresh herbs and lettuces have taken off…

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A Rose by Any Other Name

Combining traditional English sensibilities with the characteristic wildness of the west coast, the rose garden honours Hastings House’s history while offering an aromatic outdoor sanctuary. In June, the roses bloom and the air is sweeter here. Last summer, we transformed…

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Yoga in the Garden

New for our guests this summer, the benefits of Yoga meet the rejuvenation of nature in our twice-weekly garden Yoga series. We are delighted to introduce our in-house Yoga instructor, Kyle Caresse. Prior to teaching on Salt Spring Island, Kyle…

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Lilacs With Lattice Arch In The Distance

Tidings from the Country

May 2019  New Spa Offerings We are thrilled to now offer the new Elapromed Facial at our Wellspring Spa. A revolutionary, non-invasive European system for rejuvenating skin, the Elapromed uses painless micro-impulses to deeply penetrate the skin’s tissues and promote…

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The Story of Our Jams and Jellies

Executive Chef, Marcel Kauer, began making Hastings House jam and jellies when he joined our culinary team more than 27 years ago. Garnering their own small fame, they have been a staple of our country estate ever since. Being a…

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