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Big Fish Lodge

6644 Queesto Dr., Port Renfrew, British Columbia V0S 1K0, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked the whole lodge for 24 of us for a full weekend on my 40th. It was absolutely perfect - lots of room to connect or to have private space, a huge communal kitchen, and amazing beach literally right outside. Bonnie was the perfect host, and whipped up spectacular breakfasts. This place is a real treasure.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last weekend my family and as well as group of other friends and family all stayed at the Big Fish Lodge as a celebration for a birthday weekend of fun . The Big Fish Lodge was the perfect location , and we had a fantastic visit . The main room was big enough for everyone to gather for our meals... More 

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Victoria, BC, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This rustic lodge is right on the water in the peaceful village of Port Renfrew. Can accommodate up to 36 people in various rooms with either double beds, bunks or pull out couches. Comfortable mattresses. Huge communal kitchen if you want to do your own cooking. Enormous sitting area so you get some privacy. Views to die for. Do take... More 

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Whitehorse, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

What a treasure. The room was perfect. Lots of space for a family of five, plus a kitchenette. Bonnie was a delight. The lodge is beautiful. Kids ran on the beach, played board games in the lodge and had a blast.

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Just the right place to see an eagle and enjoy a foggy and cosy atmosphere. Never slept closer to the water before, the ocean woke us up in the morning! The 'housemother' was like a mother to us and we almost cried leaving this place.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stayed here and had a great time! Great common room and dining area! The shared kitchen was a little cramped, but everyone made do! Our room was comfortable, but as we were traveling with a teenager, was a little cramped.We spent the day fishing, after owner recommended a guide, and had the best fishing ever! We supplied a crab... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Rode here on our bicycles as part of a bike tour of Vancouver Island. Had made a reservation and was greeted by the very friendly owner upon our arrival. He looked after all our needs, and made us feel right at home, giving us an excellent recommendation for dinner. Not sure we will be coming through this area again, but... More 

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Centennial, CO
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Located right on the beach in Port Renfrew this property has a great view of the bay and beach. We watched 9 eagles land on the fronting sand bar one morning. Rooms are small but comfortable with ours having a queen bed. Our shower was tight and water pressure in the morning was low. Rooms are quiet even with several... More 

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Rob S, Owner at Big Fish Lodge, responded to this review

It's great to hear that you enjoyed Port Renfrew and the Big Fish Lodge. It's too bad that the fishermen that were there had left a mess for you. Since our guests are encouraged to use our kitchen, sometimes guests are not completely mindful of the mess they left behind. Our hosts will always try their best to clean up... More 

Seattle, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Tried to book at Big Fish Lodge, but it was taken. It was our first trip to Port Renfrew and we were checking out future options so we stopped by to take a look. Very welcoming and helpful staff and a beautiful common area with pool table, couches, view of the water, and telescope, etc. We peaked in a room... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Best combination of relaxation and adventure! The Big Fish Lodge is an absolute gem, tucked away on the best ocean-front/beach-front in Port Renfrew. The rooms are clean, with fantastic views, new bathrooms and very comfy beds. I just came back from a guys-trip with 4 of my buddies. It was so nice to relax in the spacious living room, outside... More 

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