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Calgary, Canada
1 review
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Cottage is gorgeous with all of the convenience of home away from home. It is well maintained, clean, warm and inviting. Welcome basket with goodies from hosts’ own garden was a wonderful touch that we appreciated and enjoyed while we were there. With Salt Spring Island’s locavore culture we also loved shopping at the farmers market and many farm stands... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
1 review
Reviewed July 28, 2015

The Cozy Woodpecker Cottage is undoubtably fabulous! We had the cottage to ourselves but it could easily accommodate 6 people. Breathtaking nature views, super comfy beds, spa-like bathroom and a patio that rocks! Imagine the freshest fruit and vegetables brought to your door, tasty jam and the Dexter the coolest dog ever greeting you every morning (not with barks but... More 

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Nanaimo, Canada
1 review
Reviewed September 2, 2014

We loved the Cosy Woodpecker Cottage B&B from the great peaceful setting to the wonderful decor !!! We were so happy with everything about this place!The breakfast fixings were truly amazing and Duncan and Emma were awesome hosts! We at first thought the place might be too small from the internet pictures but were pleasantly surprised how well laid out... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 14, 2014

Travelling with our 21 and 13 year old sons this was our bit of bliss between surfing in Tofino and biking in Whistler and our 5 days at Cosy Woodpecker Cottage were just perfect. We loved the location - it felt like the middle of nowhere but only 10 minutes to Ganges. The cottage had everything we needed (loved the... More 

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Thank Dawes_family2014
Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed July 15, 2014

Our family stayed at the Cosy Woodpecker for a week in July. It was bliss! The breakfast provisions were delicious and the fresh and abundant raspberries from the garden were a great addition. The kids loved having Dexter show them around the property, and looking through the bird book to figure out what was flying around outside. We can't recommend... More 

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Thank Graham B
Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed July 14, 2014

Our second visit to Cosy Woodpecker was bliss! The cabin was perfect. While my hubby walked the beautiful property I listened to the various bird calls. Our dogs loved the visit as well. Dexter made sure to show our dog Scout how to eat berries off the bush. Salt Spring was amazing as well. We enjoyed the music under the... More 

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Thank ButterflyBC
Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed February 22, 2014

Our family rented the cottage for an extended stay in the fall of 2013. The cottage is very comfortable and warm, the location is beautiful, and Duncan and Emma were very accommodating. At that time of year we frequently saw or heard woodpeckers, humming birds and frogs, and we can highly recommend the Woodpecker Cottage when staying on Salt Spring... More 

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Duncan E, Owner at Cosy Woodpecker Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words - it was a pleasure having you stay with us. More 

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Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about Cosy Woodpecker Cottage. You can tell Duncan and Emma put a lot of thought and care into every detail and they are very friendly and easy to talk to. Their dog Dexter was great as well. I brought my dog with me and they got along well and even if I left the... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed June 15, 2013

We (both from Germany with a 6 month old daughter) visited Saltspring in June 2013 and stayed for a week at Cosy Woodpecker Cottage. The cottage is very bright with a great patio overlooking Emmas and Duncans wonderful garden and has a well equipped kitchen. When we decided to come to Saltspring we thought one week would be too long.... More 

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Reviewed June 10, 2013

This is by far one of the loveliest places I've been for a vacation. We were greeted right away by the very rambunctious and sweet dog Dexter, who provided endless entertainment through out our stay, as he snuck into the compost, chased birds, and smothered us with kisses. Emma and Duncan, the owners, were equally welcoming, though they didn't smother... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled against the hillside at the edge of woodland of arbutus, fir and pine, the Cosy Woodpecker Cottage overlooks our property. It is self-contained and fully equipped, and with two queen bedrooms, a bathroom with ‘zen’ soaker tub and large covered deck, there is plenty of room for you to stretch out, relax and enjoy your stay here on beautiful, tranquil Salt Spring Island. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cosy Woodpecker Cottage B&B

Address: 321A Stark's Rd, British Columbia V8K 1M4, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Salt Spring Island
Price Range: $141 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cosy Woodpecker Cottage B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 2
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