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Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast

1425 Coats Drive, Gabriola Island, British Columbia V0R 1X6, Canada
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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Stayed for a couple of nights. Great room, comfy bed, perfect pillows, great breakfast. Very accommodating hosts. The hot tub under the stars was a nice way to end the day. I would defiantly come back.

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at our B&B. We really appreciate guest reviews. I love the hypoallergenic goose down pillows too. More 

Vancouver, BC
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42 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised with our stay here. The owner, Liz, was friendly and accommodating. The bed was very comfortable, and the dual headed shower was appreciated. We enjoyed a great soak in the hot tub here as well. Breakfast was delicious. We opted to pay a little more for hot entrees, and weren't disappointed. Good value here. Will stay... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review and share your experience at our B&B. Time is precious and we really appreciate your time. This is the first year that we give guests the option of saving money by opting for a continental breakfast. although I always enjoy the opportunity to spoil guests with the full breakfast. More 

Strathmore, Alberta, Canada
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

The Island of Gabriola holds many surprises, and one of them is the Arbutus Bluff B&B. There's something unique about a residence that is designed to include bed and breakfast suites, and this one was clearly designed with that purpose. There is lots of privacy, yet Liz was extremely welcoming and helpful. Staying here reminds one of staying in a... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It was fun to design and build our B&B based on our own experiences staying at B&B's in Canada and abroad . We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay here. More 

Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Thank you Liz for a lovely couple of days! We spent 2 nights and everything was perfect. We came to Gabriola for a family wedding. My brother and I with our spouses throughly enjoyed our stay. The 2 rooms are located in a separate building with a private kitchen area with a fridge, dining table and a buffet with tea,... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We really appreciate it when guests take the time to share their experience here. It was very nice to meet you. More 

Victoria, BC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This B & B is located away from it all and is perfectly designed for a get-away. We stayed for two nights with friends and each couple had a lovely bedroom with ensuite 3-piece bathroom, and we had a common area with a fridge, microwave, dishes and cutlery. Liz was a wonderful host with lots of suggestions for places to... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate it when our guests share their experience here. Our space does work especially well for couples travelling together. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay here. More 

Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Nice room good shower and bed if you travel a lot those are two important things to have. Great view and because you are on a bluff the eagles and other birds fly very close from where you are. Where else can you have breakfast and look through the window and see the deers having their own breakfast or having... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate it when our guests share their experience here. The eagle pair hatched one young eagle this summer. I have a photo that I will send to you. I hope that you had a great summer. More 

Vancouver, Canada
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

It was a pleasure staying at Arbutus Bluff. The room was homey and spacious, the views were beautiful, and the breakfasts were delicious (organic granola, quinoa cereal, french toast with berries, freshly baked muffins etc.). Liz was a very welcoming host and made sure my stay was as smooth as possible. The location of the B&B is great - <10... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Manager at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here with the Trip Advisor community. It was lovely to meet you. I'm happy that you enjoyed our breakfasts. I hope that your studies went well this summer. More 

Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed this B&B away from it all. Very relaxing, although not too accommodating for inexperienced bicycle riders like us! Found a trail through the park going back that was much easier to ride. The food was delicious and the bed very comfy.

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campbell river bc
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

highly recommend this accomodation.Liz and Bill were very accomodating and went way out of their way to ensure an extremely good time for all.acccomodation was excellent and the meals the same.excellent view from one of the highest points on the island also large hot tub with excellent view.

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Saskatoon, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We really enjoyed our time at the Arbutus Bluff B&B. It was clean, cozy and the food was delicious and all organic. Comfortable bed, beautiful view, clean hot tub, refrigerator available, 2 sunroofs and amazing shower with sunroof, tiles and 2 shower heads.

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