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Arbutus Hill Bed and Breakfast

356 Cyril Owen Place, Victoria, British Columbia V9E 2B6, Canada (Downtown)
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Ranked #25 of 110 Victoria B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Regina, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

This lovely B&B is nestled in a lush forest area along with other homes. Surrounded by gorgeous trees with beautiful potted plants on the deck. Our room, as well as the entire home was very clean, modern and spaceous. Our hosts were so friendly and helpful. We spent a lot of time chatting with them. They had to prepare a... More

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Haifa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

It was difficult for us to find it, because we did not have a printed street map of the area, the Garmin 42 we bought in the USA does not support Canada maps, and our iPhone Waze guided us to a wrong street. Once we arrived there, we enjoyed it very much. The house is in a remote street, located... More

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

We stayed for three nights and found this B&B well situated for visits to the Butchart gardens, Victoria and other parts of Saanich. We were able to use the owner's living space and deck. They were very friendly and helpful, for example providing us with a list of restaurants. The breakfasts were ample, tasty and varied. The rooms were good... More

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Calgary, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We stayed five nights in July 2013. What a hidden treasure this place is. Great location, only five minutes drive from the city but feels like you are miles away in the quiet countryside. A beautiful house and private yard, you can relax on the deck and watch the hummingbirds. Hosts are terrific, great cooks as well. Grab this place... More

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Langley City, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

I had the wonderful opportunity of staying at this unique B&B.. The hosts Jos and Donna were great , seeing to our every need and desire, as well as entertaining with travel stories of their own. We were treated to a very filling home made bread, breakfast and muffins every morning during our 2 day visit to Victoria and the... More

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Surrey, B.C.
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

One of the best B&B's we've stayed at, and we've stayed in many. Jos and Donna are interesting people, who take the time to visit with their guests, and swap stories. Their open plan home is sunny and welcoming. Situated on five wooded acres, with a big garden and many beautiful arbutus trees, the place is alive with many varieties... More

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Roseburg, Oregon
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

Jos and Donna are perfect hosts! My family of 8 stayed in all 3 rooms and we had a wonderful time. The room on the first floor has an ensuite bathroom, while the 2 upstairs rooms share a large bathroom and a loft sitting room. Jos and Donna make you feel right at home, and they cook a FANTASTIC breakfast!... More

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Farnham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

Brilliant. The bedroom was small but pristine and the bathroom was large, immaculate with large bath and separate powerful shower. Breakfasts were varied and excellent for our two night stay and the muffins were delicious. The table gave us a wonderful view of the bird feeders and we saw an amazing variety of very colourful birds which had to queue... More

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SugarLand, TX
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Jos and Donna really share their home and go "all-out" to make you feel like a member of their family. They are great resources for sight-seeing, history, restaurants and shopping--don't miss the 3-ring binder of information in their foyer. For those who appreciate a rural setting with spectacular views and a convenient location, this B&B should clearly be rated #1... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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108 reviews 108 reviews
14 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

We had the pleasure of staying at the Arbutus Hill B&B. The location is truly idyllic with many beautiful Arbutus trees around. The rooms are great, and the 2 hostesses were truly hospitable. This B&B is clearly one of the best.

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Additional Information about Arbutus Hill Bed and Breakfast

Address: 356 Cyril Owen Place, Victoria, British Columbia V9E 2B6, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > Downtown
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #25 of 110 B&Bs / Inns in Victoria
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Arbutus Hill Bed and Breakfast is located on 2 hectares (five acres) atop a wooded hill on the outskirts of urban Victoria. Mount Baker is visible to the east, rising above the hills of Cordova Bay and the San Juan Islands. We are located about midway between downtown Victoria and Butchart Gardens, and about 30 km (30 minutes drive) from Swartz Bay Ferry terminal north of Victoria. We serve a full breakfast and offer warm, helpful hospitality. ... more   less 

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