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Douglas Guest House

456 West 13th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kirkland, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners have 3 B&Bs so perhaps they are stretched too thin. No one was there when we arrived; we found our room key and instructions in an envelope. The room was in the basement. It was adequate but had no charm whatsoever. When we arrived for breakfast, the coffee and fruit was self-serve. There was a list of items... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the "ground floor" room slightly below grade level. No staff on arrival but an envelope with keys and instructions to enter at rear of property were provided.The instructions included The Wi-Fi server and password. Unfortunately we could not connect so had no Wifi throughout the stay. Next morning the staff said it was a known problem and the owners... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This bed and breakfast is better than we expected. The breakfast is freshly prepared with a choice of delicious options. It is in a quiet, leafy street but only two blocks walk to the train, shops and restaurants. Staff were efficient and friendly.

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Windsor325, Manager at Douglas Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, we hope you stay with us on your next visit. More 

Scottsdale, AZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We decided to stay in Vancouver on the tail end of the Alaska cruise. When I started looking for a hotel, I was shocked how expensive everything was (last time I was in Vancouver in the 1985), especially as I was trying to find something comfortable for my wife and me and two of our late-teen sons. Douglas House seemed... More 

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San Diego
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We stayed at the Douglas Guest House for almost a week during our recent visit to Canada. It is situated in an area of lovely homes, and is strategically located for convenient transportation to all areas of the city. The Canada Line (subway) is only two short blocks away, and bus routes are steps away or no more than a... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We were disappointed with our stay at the Douglas Guest House. The positives are the location ( close to major highways and transportation) and the cleanness of the rooms. However it ends there if you compare it to other Bed and Breakfast that we have had positive experiences. Another review stated that "the owners" were out. The owners do not... More 

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Hoi An, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This is a lovely property nice rooms and clean. Unfortunately owners were away and cleaners were left to deal with guests arriving which I'm sure is not quite the same. But we did enjoy our stay and would recommend. It is a good location near to town hall so easy to get train to downtown and has good choice of... More 

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Blaine, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

We were at a conference in west vancouver. Douglas house was clean and comfy. Nice omlet for breakfast while I sat outside on the back deck. I would most definitely stay there again. It felt like home. Easy to get to our room on check in, lovely staff and comfy beds.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

I stayed in the Penthouse Room. Though the house is old, the room was clean and very spacious with two separate bedrooms, small bathroom, balcony, small refrigerator and microwave. The bed was very comfortable and the sheets and bathroom linens clean and new. Being on the top floor meant that I was not bothered by the sounds of other guests.... More 

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bachelorbroad, Guest Relations Manager at Douglas Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your detailed review of our penthouse suite, it is a lovely suite, but I have passed your remarks on to the owner with regard to putting retractable shades on all of our sky lights. We really appreciate your constructive comments. Sincerely Leslie Lewington More 

Victoria, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We originally reserved through bookings.com for Cambie House, their sister property. We called to check on something and were asked if we could stay at Douglas House instead which actually was more convenient for us. Everything here worked out fine. The William Room was a fair size and had a private bath (better than our initial booking). The bed was... More 

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bachelorbroad, Guest Relations Manager at Douglas Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the valuable input you gave about your stay with us, at the Douglas Guest House. We are glad you were so amenable to the change in room, as we service a lot of guests from the hospital in the winter months, and they sometimes have to extend their stay without much notice. The bathroom issues have been... More 

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