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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very welcoming and cozy atmosphere. Friendly and knowledgeable hosts. There was only one other couple with us so the place was very peaceful. The B&B itself is a short walk right down the street from the Capilano Bridge Park. I would definitely come back again if I were in the area and recommend this place to everyone!

1Thank Ehrin P
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed January 10, 2017

We booked this B&B with tons of expectation. ThistleDown House was supposed to be one of the best B&B’s in the Vancouver area, and they really lived-up to that reputation. If you would like to stay in a cozy Western style home, this is just the thing for you. The House included 6 guest rooms under different themes and budgets,...

2Thank Michael H
london england
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We stayed here recently for two nights and can highly recommend this lovely B&B. The rooms were very clean and comfortable and the staff were very welcoming. The Thistledown is in the perfect location if you want to visit the suspension bridge and Grouse mountain. The only downside we found was the breakfast! It was a set menu which none...

1Thank shannon125
Houston, Texas
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Stayed here for three nights recently because we wanted to explore North Vancouver before our Alaskan cruise. Construction and busy traffic on Capilano Road made finding the entrance in our rental car a little tricky. You will have to navigate steps to the porch/front door with your luggage. We stayed in the Under the Apple Tree room. It had a...

1Thank Tump01
Mt Colah
Reviewed September 13, 2016

We were striggling to find accommodation in Vancouver and had almost given up when we came across the lisitng for ThistleDown House. We were immediately impressed just from the pictures in the listing and then we saw it was located in North Vancouver right next door to the Capilano suspension bridge which just sealed the deal immediately. ThistleDown is the...

2Thank whaynep
Reviewed August 24, 2016

A beautiful 1920's bungalow with charm oozing from every corner. We stayed in the smallest room as we were very late with our reservation, but the room was delightful. Breakfast was a gourmet treat. Very accommodating and friendly staff which went out of their way to assist us.

1Thank John B
Wrexham County, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 10, 2016

In August last year my husband and I toured BC for 3 weeks, booking lots of hotels and B&Bs through online booking sites. Some were prepaid, some were not. Anyway, we just stayed one night at the Thistledown in a beautiful room, and had a lovely day there. We duly paid for our stay before leaving and that was it....

3Thank Alison G
Reviewed August 4, 2016

the place is amazing , the breakfast beyond anything I have ever experienced and the whole ambiance of the place is to be seen to be belived. Close to Capilano Park and Grouse Mountain as well as a short waljk to many a good restaurant. Cannot recomened this highly enough.

3Thank debinskino5
Durango, CO
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We were traveling as a party of four and picked Thistledown House in North Vancouver because of its locations away from the city yet within an easy drive to everything we wanted to see. When we drove up we were surprised to find that the B&B was located on a fairly busy street and had limited parking for a car...

5Thank Jeffrey P
Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed July 25, 2016

My husband, daughter and I spent 4 nights in the Pages room in mid-July. The location was perfect for us (we were attending a family wedding at the Cleveland Dam and Grouse Mountain), but it was also perfect for getting to Stanley park and English Bay. The hosts (Liz, Virginia, Brian and Judy) we extremely welcoming and accommodating. The house...

2Thank Mickinley L
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A highly acclaimed, award-winning 1920 heritage-listed Craftsman style property fully restored and filled with fine antiques and works of art from around the world. Six rooms, all en suite, are beautifully finished and furnished and equipped with many amenities. Afternoon tea is served and breakfast is deliciously creative and multi-course. Fifteen minutes from the core of the city, ThistleDown House is situated on Vancouver's spectacular North Shore. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ThistleDown House

Address: 3910 Capilano Road, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4J2, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > North Vancouver
Price Range: $152 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — ThistleDown House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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 of 5 bubbles 223michaelh, Jan 10, 2017 | Read review
“Several rooms, including ours, appears to be opposite the busy street in the front. Confirm when you book a room.”
 of 5 bubbles Tump01, Sep 23, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are individual, tasteful and very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles alisong956, Aug 10, 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are great but one does open out ot the garden and back yard.”
 of 5 bubbles debinskino5, Aug 4, 2016 | Read review
“The rooms to the rear of the house are the quietest. We had the Under the Apple Tree and the Pages rooms”
 of 5 bubbles JeffreyP283, Jul 27, 2016 | Read review
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