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Cow Bay Pioneer Guesthouse

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167 3rd Ave East | Cow Bay, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1K4, Canada (Formerly Pioneer Guesthouse)
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Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was so great. Clean and comfortable with great suggestions on local activities. Had a great time relaxing around the house, cooking in the beautiful kitchen, and exploring the city. We stayed in the dorm and our roommates were all quiet and considerate.

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Jasper National Park, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff was very friendly and the place was welcoming. I was travelling with my teenage son and our 2 dogs and the hostel a great stopping point. They is a beautiful garden next door and shops all in walking distance. I would stay here again .

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Edmonton, Alberta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed my stay at the Pioneer Guest House! It was very clean and the beds were very comfortable. The staff were very accommodating to me and very personable and likeable. Even though I was very sick while in Prince Rupert it was very easy to get around town. The location is ideal everything is close by.

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Victoria, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms, shared kitchen and bathrooms were all very clean and well equipped. Staff were very efficient, friendly and helpful. Beds were comfortable. The 3 private bath suites are a little quieter (not in the creaky older part of the building), but even the older part of the building (rooms with the shared baths) was quiet once everyone settled in... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These are tiny rooms with a bath down the hall. The hostel has been renovated and the rooms were clean, but not quite. The staff were top-rated and very helpful. Ok, I'm not quite happy, and just OK. Yes, I would return without any hesitation, but I would take another look at options.

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Redwater, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean, quiet rooms in Cow Bay. Helpful, friendly staff. Close to eateries and shopping and tourist info. Good local knowledge by staff. Fully equipped kitchen and on site laundry available by appointment after 3 PM

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Terrace, British Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent accommodation, hospitality and cleanliness with lots of character. Great location and access to the city. Cow bay just around the corner. Lots of ideas on what to do from fishing, wale or grizzle bear viewing to old canneries.

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Montreal, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's about 45 min walk from the Alaska ferry and VIA rail train stations, and about 10$ for a cab. Near every facilities. Very clean bathroom, kitchen and room. Bed are very confortable ! The staff are helpful to answer all my questions.

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Crowsnest Pass, Alberta
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pioneer Guesthouse is a gem! Super clean,with friendly, helpful, informed staff and a fantastic kitchen. There are so many bathrooms that one never has to wait to use one. The rooms are small but adequate and the beds and bedding are superb. The guesthouse is in a great location, close to Safeway and the museum and Cow Bay pubs and... More 

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Noosa, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay in Cow Bay. The Pioneer Guest House was an easy walk to the waterfront and best coffee in town. The system for storing food in the kitchen was great. Clean and comfortable bed. Friendly staff who gave us directions and advice on eateries and attractions.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our bright and cozy guesthouse is located in the premium tourism district of Cow Bay. This colorful area is the tourist hub of the city, where Wildlife Tour companies, coffee shops, pub, restaurants, and boutique shopping will be found. We are only one block from the waterfront and ATLIN terminals, conveniently located near the Tourist information center, museums, and the Port Interpretive center/Tourist Information Center. Private en-suite bathrooms, private rooms with shared baths and dormitory style rooms are all available for every budget. We offer a safe, clean, and family oriented environment with international flair for travelers of all ages. We would love to share tips of what to see in the area! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cow Bay Pioneer Guesthouse

Address: 167 3rd Ave East | Cow Bay, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1K4, Canada (Formerly Pioneer Guesthouse)
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Prince Rupert
Price Range: $60 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cow Bay Pioneer Guesthouse 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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