Hollyhock Retreat Centre on Cortes Island

Choose from 2024 programs that create connection, hope and possibility surrounded by the wonders of the newly upgraded 48 acre campus on Cortes Island, British Columbia, located in the traditional territories of the Klahoose, Tla’amin, and Homalco Nations.

The Campus 

Discover the wonders the 48-acre Hollyhock campus, designed to facilitate a transformative experience. Explore our lush organic garden, a source of fresh ingredients for our gourmet meals.


Enjoy globally-inspired meals crafted with care from locally and sustainably sourced ingredients. Hollyhock menus are inspired by the seasons of west coast British Columbia.

Healing Arts 

Restore yourself with our comprehensive Healing Arts offerings and allow our skilled practitioners to rebalance your mind, body, and spirit in our serene and tranquil forest surroundings.

Rooms & Rates

Explore campus rates and rooms to start planning your visit. Accommodations, meals, use of hot tubs, and campus facilities are included in rates.

Community, connection and impact build the foundation of Hollyhock Leadership Institute. Through each uniquely curated program, we collectively challenge, innovate, collaborate, learn, unlearn, pause and reflect on skills and systems in order to scale social impact.

Hollyhock Talks 

Fill up with inspirational videos, insightful articles, and delicious recipes from our presenters, staff, and community.

The Team

Meet the team and Board of Directors who are committed to Hollyhock’s mission and vision.

Group Bookings

Hollyhock offers the perfect setting for workshops, strategic planning, team building, training sessions, and conferences.

Getting Here

It is all about the journey! Learn about travel options to Cortes Island including shuttle, sea plane, water taxi, ferry and rideshare.

Vision & Values

Hollyhock is a registered not-for-profit. Learn more about how to support our work and Hollyhock’s Theory of Change.

Let’s Do this Together

Hollyhock is a registered not-for-profit and relies on philanthropic support to help fund programming development, accessibility, and campus sustainability.


Support a future where people live in right relations


Hollyhock programs are enriched by welcoming a multitude of voices and experiences that reflect global plurality.

2024 Shine the Light Silent Auction

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