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Long Lake Waterfront B&B

240 Ferntree Place | Nanaimo BC, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T5M1, Canada
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Ranked #3 of 33 Nanaimo B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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Winnipeg Manitoba Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed two nights here in July. We stayed in the spacious Lakeside Suite which had a great view of the lake and a nice terrace to sit on. There's even a huge tree in front of the suite with a resident eagle! The owners were very nice and helpful. We got great advice for planning a day trip. My... More

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Vufflens-le-Chateau, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent four days at this B&B and this was no doubt the best B&B ever in our own experience. Everything is fine. Starting of course from the owners, Gordi and Janice. They are always ready to help you but never obtrusive. Breakfast time was a very pleasant experience; there are only few people at any time and this... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our getaway here! Immaculate and luxurious accommodations with gorgeous waterfront. Easy access to all the mid-island attractions and wonderful breakfasts prepared by our gracious hosts. We'll be back!

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Fountain Valley, California
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114 reviews 114 reviews
27 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gordie and Janice are gracious hosts. They provided directions and recommendations, made reservations, offered discounts, and shared a lot of local history and knowledge. After a day of sightseeing, it was so wonderful to return to the lake and relax on the dock, swim, or soak in the hot tub. We stayed in the Madrona suite, which was very comfy.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have lived in Nanaimo, so am familiar with what is here. Coming back from Alberta to visit family and friends, I wanted to try something new and broaden my horizons. What an amazing place. But best of all was the hospitality extended by my hosts. Gordon gave me an exclusive Sea Doo ride around the lake and even emailed... More

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Staying at this B&B is like visiting wealthy relatives that are down to earth, that you actually get along with and their sole purpose is that you are comfortable, well fed and have a great time! Everything about our stay was positive.....great location, amazing view, lovely room, enormous bathroom, super hot tub and beautiful lake to swim in. Definitely a... More

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Gibsons, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Gordie and Janice are wonderful hosts; they made us feel really welcome and had answers to all of our questions of the surrounding area. The lakeside setting is relaxing and quiet with gorgeous views from all rooms. The food was wonderful as was the conversations over breakfast. We will definitely come back!

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LongLakeWaterfrontBB, Owner at Long Lake Waterfront B&B, responded to this review

Very pleased that you enjoyed your 2 stays with us so much. Thank you for making us your accommodation choice on Vancouver Island . It was great that you used our place as your day trip center to various locations on the Island. " happy riding " More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

my girlfriend and i stayed there 2 weeks ago and we only have good thing to say about it. first of all. the location : the house is by the water and the place is so quiet andf it feels like you are far from the city but you are at 5 min drive from the mall , theatre and... More

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LongLakeWaterfrontBB, Owner at Long Lake Waterfront B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for highlighting our location on the Lake. We enjoy sharing our lakeside resort with new friends from around the world. It was a treat to chat with you over breakfast. More

Bury St Edmunds. Suffolk. England
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236 reviews 236 reviews
41 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Booked the Waterfront suite for two nights based on TA reviews. What can I say but "Thanks" Janice n Gordie for a great stay. This B & B is fantastic, it's location is amazing, the views of the lake are stunning from most of the areas. Janice and Gordie work very hard to ensure their guests have a great time,... More

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LongLakeWaterfrontBB, Owner at Long Lake Waterfront B&B, responded to this review

Wow - what a great review ! This makes us feel great that you appreciate our efforts. More

Brampton, Canada
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69 reviews 69 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We stayed at Long Lake Waterfront Bed & Breakfast for two nights in June 2014 and Janice and Gordie were the perfect hosts. The location is exceptional, the ambiance is second to none and the accommodations are fabulous. We will stay here again on our next trip to the Nanaimo area. Thanks Gordie and Janice!

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LongLakeWaterfrontBB, Owner at Long Lake Waterfront B&B, responded to this review

What a treat to know how much you appreciated your stay with us. It makes all of our extra efforts worthwhile. Looking forward to your next visit to the Island. More

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Address: 240 Ferntree Place | Nanaimo BC, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T5M1, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
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Tripadvisor travellers awarded us the 2012 Travellers Award for being in the top 25 B&B's in Canada. We are Nanaimo's highest rated waterfront resort. Use us as a day trip center for your visit to Vancouver Island and then return to relax in a luxurious private suite beside the warm and inviting lake. Your king size bed invites you after a day of golfing, fishing or enjoying the Lake in our watercraft. Hot tub is on the beach to sooth tired muscles and enjoy a glass of wine soaking in the view. Free parking and WIFI available. Let us spoil you and leave you with great memories of Vancouver Island. ... more   less 
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