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Meares Retreat Bed & Breakfast

140 Arnet Road, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
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Nanaimo, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

Our Birthday celebration spent together here at Meares Retreat was much more than we could have imagined! We turned 70, 50, 40, and sweet sixteen collectively. Impeccably clean, thoughtfully detailed, and just a stones throw from downtown made walking the logical choice. Thank you Charlie!

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Seattle
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

We had a billing problem, due to an error on the owners part, and it was a huge hassle. We ended up having to cancel a credit card account we'd had for 25 years. Otherwise I would have given it a 4.5. Walk to town, great view, advice on where to go and what to do, good breakfast, nice rooms.... More 

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Vancouver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

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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Thank Poopsi61
Edmonton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

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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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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1 Thank James P
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
1 review
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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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3 Thank eyedoc1
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
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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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