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    Great Bear Lodge

    6420 Hardy Bay Road | PO Box 1168, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
    1 (289) 796-1128
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    Overview
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    • Very good3%
    • Average7%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Breakfast included
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    Quarterdeck Inn & Marina Resort
    191 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Port Hardy
     
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    178 reviews
    #3 of 6 hotels in Port Hardy
     
    Pioneer Inn
    39 reviews
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    Airport Inn
    55 reviews
    #5 of 6 hotels in Port Hardy
     
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    1 - 5 of 108 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed in August and it was hands down the best nature experience we’ve ever had! The scenery is breathtaking and the lodge is so comfortable and remote we didn’t want to leave! The view of the calm pristine inlet from our bedroom window was...More

    Thank Kato2009
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Three nights at Great Bear Lodge in early October to see the bears during the salmon run. Something we had planned for a long time and were so excited about. Our expectations were far exceeded, this is as much an emotional experience as well as...More

    Thank dreed50
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks so much for your review. It was very touching to hear that your experience with the bear was one that moved you so deeply. We agree, being with these magnificent animals goes beyond getting a good photo and learning more about them, but is...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We spent 3 nights at Great Bear Lodge towards the end of a 5 and a half week Canada and Alaska adventure holiday. GBR was one of the trip highlights and despite not having any of our bags - thanks to Air Canada, we had...More

    Thank Mark W
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks so much for your review, Mark. We're so happy to hear that your visit to the lodge was one of the highlights of your trip to Canada and Alaska. I loved your photos, in particular the first one is fantastic with the bear peeking...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great Bear Lodge is a floating lodge on an inlet 50 miles from Port Hardy. The place is magical and guests feel really at home. The lodge is extremely comfortable and all the guides and staff are brilliant - very friendly, knowledgeable and very good...More

    Thank CaroleN2012
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review, Carole. It is so nice to hear that this is the best trip you've done so far! It's great that you felt really at home, because the team is always excited to welcome guests into our wilderness family. Isn't it...More

    Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

    The Great Bear Lodge in the British Columbia wilderness is an experience of a lifetime. You fly in from Port Hardy on a float plane and land on the water next to the floating lodge. Within a few minutes you are off for your first...More

    Thank Pat339
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks so much for your review, Pat. That's a great way to describe the team, as wildlife ambassadors. You are right - everyone definitely wants to be there! We are all so lucky to live in such a wild and remote place, with bears as...More

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    357Mark6969
    June 2, 2017|
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    Response from GreatBearLodge | Property representative |
    Hi Mark, Thanks so much for your enquiry about rates. I must apologize for the late response, I neglected to check our TripAdvisor enqueries. All of our tours are three nights in length and depart on specific dates... More
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    kerryshmerry
    February 9, 2017|
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    Response from GreatBearLodge | Property representative |
    Hi, Thanks so much for your enquiry about our autumn tours. I must apologize for the late response, I neglected to check our TripAdvisor enquiries. As everyone else has suggested who answered your question, it is... More
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    Leesa F
    January 26, 2017|
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    Response from GreatBearLodge | Property representative |
    Hi Leesa, Thanks so much for your enquiry about getting from Vancouver to Port Hardy. Everyone else who has responded has provided great information, although don't hesitate to contact us through our website if you need... More
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