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Prancing Horse Retreat

573 Ebadora Lane | P.O. Box 11, Malahat, British Columbia V0R 2L0, Canada
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

well i'm not gonna say this property isn't nice or the views aren't breath taking BUT I did have issues with this place trying to get a refund back on one of the multiple rooms I booked - even though my cancellation was well within their cancellation policy. I made the reservations for multiple rooms for Groomsmen and Bridemaids on... More

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Elaine D, Owner at Prancing Horse Retreat, responded to this review

I was sad to see your review today. You reserved our entire place during a peak time for 5 plus months and I blocked all of our suites out for you, then you insisted on paying everything upfront at the time. I did not obtain a imprint of your credit card as this was done via the phone and I... More

Huntington Beach, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Prancing Horse Retreat is in a beautiful, rural area with fantastic views. We visited in early October which meant we had some rain/fog which is normal in the area at this time. The rooms (we had 2 rooms for our group of 3) were both spacious, comfortable, clean and included thoughtful extras like an assortment of coffee/teas, coffeemaker, fresh fruit,... More

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Palenque, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I can not say enough about my Prancing Horse experience. The first time I stayed was because I was taking my son to boarding school in the area, I was sad and had a difficult time emotionally, Elaine was a darling giving me support and also time and space to cry my eyes out. The second time was my son... More

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Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Prancing Horse Retreat has a pleasant rural location with an incredible view over Saanich Inlet to the the Olympic Mountains and minutes away from great Cowichan Valley wineries! The room was spacious, attractively decorated, comfortably furnished, and well equipped with beverage fridge, Tassimo machine with a selection of coffee/tea/latte, and a large soaker tub to enjoy the view from. And... More

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Woodland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place was as an absolute little slice of heaven. Everything about it was warm, inviting, and wonderful--from the fabulous bath, comfy bed, surprise bottle of champagne, right down to Netflix on the television. After the last few stressful weeks of planning leading up to our wedding, my husband and I just wanted to relax and be restored and we... More

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We booked this last minute and weren't sure what we were going to find. Upon arrival we were greeted with fruit, fresh baked cookies and a complimentary bottle of wine. Our room was very nice with great linens and cute finishing touches. The deck overlooks one of the most spectacular views on the island, as does the hot tub. In... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I am not a B&b fan but Elaine & Alan at then prancing horse changed my opinion. The rooms were plentiful and the rooms had wine, snacks, coffee and home made cookies every night. The views are stunning and the property is beautiful. They have the most amazing coffee and breakfast. On nice days it is served in the courtyard... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Outstanding stay, room fantastic, view fantastic, hosts fantastic, can't recommend this enough. Travelled many places stayed in many rooms met many owners, these guys have cracked it and what's more they enjoy it and genuinely want you to also. Simply superb.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Wow I am sitting outside our incredible room on the deck currently overlooking the inlet. What an amazing experience at prancing horse retreat. Everything was perfect from the chilled wine, the jacuzzi, to our delicious gourmet breakfast. The bed covered in Rose petals. No detail was missed. This night will be in our memories forever thank you so much prancing... More

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McQueeney, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Cannot say enough good things about our stay at this lovely B&B in Malahat. We were greeted with fresh baked cookies, a chilled bottle of champagne, and beautiful red roses. The home itself was fabulous. Crisp bed lines and super soft bath robes and towels. Huge tub with a view as well as a separate shower. The breakfast each morning... More

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Address: 573 Ebadora Lane | P.O. Box 11, Malahat, British Columbia V0R 2L0, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Malahat
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Number of rooms: 4
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