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Meares Retreat Bed & Breakfast

140 Arnet Road, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful is how I would describe my vacation at Charlie's bnb. Fantastic time was had by all of us!! The sunset was stunning. The breakfast was fabulous. We loved the hot tub and thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our stay!! We'll definitely be back for another visit to Tofino and Meares retreat!! Thank

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiancé surprised me with a two night stay last summer (July 2014) at Charlie's fabulous B&B. The views are stunning, breakfast is delicious (all local goods), and Charlie is a wonderful host. Not only did we have a wonderful experience here we also got engaged on the last morning we were there. I could not have pictured a more... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Firstly Charlie is a wonderful host, collecting us from the airport and giving us a guided tour of the village plus top tips on where to eat and what to do based on our preferred activities. To top that we were upgraded to the large suite with the best views and private hot tub. Second the breakfast is fabulous, warm... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We had a 2 week vacation planned and the final destination was Tofino. We ended up booking 2 nights at Meares Retreat to treat ourselves after a few days of camping out on the road and what a nice surprise this was. Make sure you write the directions down before you start you drive over from Nanaimo because there is... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Thank you Charlie for an incredible couple of days at yourbeautiful home in Tofino! Mierres Retreat offers views to die for, a wonderful host, spectacular breakfast and amazing rooms. A very very special place. Our host could not have been more friendly and helpful and brought the secrets of Tofino together for us to discover. If you are going to... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

With my little family we stayed 2 nights in this B&B and it was just perfect. Charlie, the owner, is attentive, discreet and allows you to share his beautiful home with a breathtaking view. Breakfast is all just wonderful. We just regret one thing, not being able to stay longer ... paradise!

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Calgary
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I can't honestly review this property because we never got the chance to stay there. After several emails and a phone call, I thought our reservation was confirmed. After a long day of travel we were looking forward to staying at Meares. Imagine our surprise upon our arrival where we learned there was no record of our booking whatsoever, except... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Went here in July and had an amazing time. Charlie is the perfect host, really friendly and helpful with absolutely everything; he gave us some great tips on what to do in the area. The breakfast left on our porch every morning was delicious!! We stayed in the larger room, and the kitchen was stocked with everything we could need... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We couldn't be more impressed by our stay at Meares Retreat, everything was perfect. We stayed in the smaller room, but it was far from small. Both the bedroom and the living room area had large double doors opening up to a private balcony with stunning views of the ocean. In the evening we enjoyed relaxing in the private hot... More 

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Midland, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

They all say it - and it is true! This place is fabulous! Tofino is amazing and Meares Retreat is the perfect place for 1 or 2 couples to stay! Close to town, hiking trails and beaches - you just can't beat the location. Quiet and relaxing - and the best breakfast in world!! We were traveling with friends and... More 

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