Saanich Peninsula Hospital

Saanich Island Health

**Please note temporary overnight closure**

The Saanich Peninsula Hospital emergency department remains on temporary overnight closure from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. BC Emergency Health Services ambulances are diverted to Royal Jubilee Hospital or Victoria General Hospital from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Serving the people of the Saanich Peninsula.

Medical Imaging at Saanich Peninsula Hospital

Medical Laboratory at Saanich Peninsula Hospital

2166 Mt. Newton X Road
Saanichton, BC  V8M 2B2

Visiting Hours

Each hospital unit has different visiting hours. 

Please call the hospital location and connect with the specific unit the patient is in to confirm hours prior to visiting.


Street Meters:  $0.25 for 10 minutes

Surface Lot Parking Machines: 

  • $1.25 for each hour
  • $10.00 maximum per purchase of up to 24 hours
  • $10.00 for 24 hours
  • $26.75 for a weekly permit (purchase at parking machines)

Accepts change or credit card (MasterCard, VISA, American Express) 

Saanich Peninsula Hospital Parking Map (PDF)

BC Transit: Take the #81 to Mt. Newton and get off at the driveway entrance or front door.  Please check the bus schedule for the times the drop off is at the front door.

Family Caregiver permits are available at no charge - one permit per family and it may be shared. These permits are only for resident families of residential (long term) care facilities.

Financial Hardship permits may be available on a case by case basis. Please talk to your Unit Social Worker for more information.

Any Other Amenities


Free WiFi is available for patients and visitors at the Saanich Peninsula Hospital. Select the wireless network “IslandHealthGuestWiFi” from your wireless device and follow the instructions to connect.

Services at Saanich Peninsula Hospital


Cowichan, Saanich Peninsula and Southern Gulf Islands