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Barclay House Bed and Breakfast

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Tampa, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Four of us stayed at the Barclay B&B in July 2016 prior to boarding a cruise ship headed to Alaska. Dennis, his delightful staff and the breakfasts were amazing. The B&B is located in a charming area and each of the rooms are unique. All of us enjoyed our stay and shall keep Barclay in mind should we return to... More 

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Merida, Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to many Bed and breakfast before, I like the warmth of them and the little details you don't get when you stay in a big hotel; but this definitely will not be in my top list. First, the good things: The street in which this B&B is located is beautiful, full of trees. Also, it's in the West... More 

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BarclayHouseBB, Manager at Barclay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Miss LIndalau, I personally apologize the discomfort you had, i just find your review has gone overboard. You may find other reviews on this site expressing the comfort and the hospitality they got from us. Trusting this will clarify the matter. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This B&B is just as nice as the web site depicts. The staff was very polite and accommodating. The room was very comfortable. Finally, we were a short walk to several of Vancouver's best attractions. We would definitely stay here again!

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Laguna Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owner-manager of the Barklay House B & B was very nice and accommodating, and the breakfasts were quite nice, but the configuration of the bed in the room was both very strange and VERY UNCOMFORTABLE! To get in the bed, I had to climb 2 stairs at the foot of the bed, and then walk on the mattress to... More 

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Burlington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perhaps the only odd note about our three-day stay at the Barclay House was that we did not meet our host, Dennis, until the last day. He lives elsewhere and we were greeted by members of his staff, who served the generous breakfasts daily, on our arrival. However, on our departing day, Dennis was more than gracious with his time,... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Never stayed at a BnB before but we stayed here as we could stay one night (post cruise) all hotels would only book for two nights. What a delight, I have been converted. This place was a fantastic location, we walked to town, it is in a beautiful street. We found the host Dennis to be fantastic, he had great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

This B&B is in a prime area with easy access to everything! Quick drive to Stanley Park and walking distance to Roebson St. Dennis is a charming host and breakfast was splendid! Note to Dennis: We accidentally walked off with the keys to our room. We will drop them into the mail as soon as we can. Sorry for the... More 

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Location for shops, restaurants and main attractions - excellent Cleanliness - excellent Staff - very polite and Dennis was great, very helpful with advice and suggestions. Breakfast - very good, but would have liked to have orange juice and water and staff did not appear more than once to ask Bathroom in Garden Room needs updating, would personally prefer a... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Our first stay at Barclay House was in 2013. When our travels brought us back to Vancouver again, we did not hesitate to book our stay at Barclay House again. Dennis and his staff are the best. The house may be old (built in 1904), but it is well maintained and clean. The rooms are spacious and "cozy". The breakfast... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Good Location, good breakfast and reasonably priced for Vancouver. They have off-street parking, too. We were here 6 years or so ago and liked it then and we were happy this time too, despite a change in ownership/management in the interim. We had the front room over the porch which was quite spacious. The only drawback was an old TV... More 

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Staying in West End

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West End
A hodgepodge of landscapes, the West End combines verdant gardens and blocky modern architecture, with Victorian bits and Edwardian bobs in between. It is a paradise for takeout food, take-away coffee, and perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to take in dusk settling over the water, or to jog along with the sunrise, offering breathtaking views at any time of day. The West End merges together so many looks and flavors probably because it functions a hub: its the leafy pit-stop between nightlife and entertainment venues along Davie Street, and the shopping paradise that is Robson Street, offering visitors beautiful parkland to rest on, and quick, easy food to re-fuel with in between ventures.
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Urban living at its finest! The 1904 Barclay House has entered the 21st century as a luxurious, modernized five-star Bed & Breakfast centrally located in the heart of downtown close to major Vancouver attractions including Stanley Park, Vancouver Aquarium, English Bay, Canada Place, Granville Island and Vancouver's finest, trendy restaurants and shopping on Robson Street and Yaletown. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barclay House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 1351 Barclay St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1H6, Canada (Formerly Barclay House In The West End)
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > West End
Price Range: $79 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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