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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I travel to Powell River twice a year for work. I have stayed with Shirley and Roger 3 times and look forward to go back when ever they are there. I love the fact that they are so much like a part of the family now. I look forward to and so enjoy my visits, Shirley is mindful of what...

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Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay on our trip to Powell River.. The hosts (Shirley and Roger) made us feel like home. We felt like we were visiting our warm, sweet and loving family. They entertain and take good care of their guests so well and give you recommendations on what to do and where to go in the area....

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New Westminster, Canada
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

We just spent three wonderful days in Powell River at the Beacon B&B. Our hosts, Shirley and Roger were so warm and welcoming; it felt like staying with good friends after the first hour. Shirley's breakfasts were delicious, generous and beautifully presented; our room was immaculately clean. They were both so helpful with information about the area. Thanks again, Roger...

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Surrey, Canada
Reviewed February 28, 2016

We felt that we had known the owners for years and were guests in their home. Breakfast was amazing, we were treated to muffins for the road (even at 6:30AM). Shirley was a wealth of knowledge, she helped us make our dinner plans. We had our own bathroom and shower, the bedroom was so clean and comfortable. Roger was welcoming,...

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Reviewed October 26, 2015

We lucked out and ended up staying with Shirley and Roger after another B&B mistakenly double booked. That owner had already arranged for us to stay at the Beacon instead. Turned out the mistake was much to our favor. We stayed in the Serenity bedroom which features a private bathroom and a queen bed. I think I had the best...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed October 4, 2015

We accessed Powell River on the BC Ferries Queen of Burnaby from Comox on Vancouver Island. The town appears to feature a paper mill but its biggest asset is its residents--in our case Shirley and Roger Randall, whose Beacon B & B looks out on theocean one hour from Comox. Their reception was unfailingly informative and super helpful as we...

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lifebythesea44, Owner at Beacon B&B By the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind review. We are so happy you made it to P.R. after all these years of living close by. Yes, P.R. is known for it's hospitality. We hope you make a return visit for a longer stay. We do have 2 rooms available, sorry you didn't get to see the 2nd room. Sunrise Room has...

Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed July 2, 2015

Both Shirley and Roger are wonderful, kind and very gracious! We were made to feel very welcome and enjoyed our stay immensely! We had an amazing breakfast and Shirley did a outstanding diabetic breakfast for us! They have everything to accommodate your every needs! We will be back! Best B&B we have ever stay at!

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Reviewed February 1, 2015

Shirley and roger are such a lovely, kind, and welcoming couple. Comfortable bed in separate bedrooms, give you enough privacy, plus you will have your own shower/bathroom! You wake up for a magnificent ocean view from the living room through large bright window in the living room, deliciou breakfast with beautiful setup. if you are staying in Powell river, this...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed September 23, 2014

After finishing a hike on the Sunshine Coast Trail I wanted an oasis for the night before carrying on. I got lucky and there was room for one night. The room had every detail supplied, the house was open and friendly. Roger and Shirley were marvelous. I was also the delighted recipient of one of Shirley's massages. The breakfast the...

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Wenatchee, Washington
Reviewed September 21, 2014

Our stay at the Beacon was most enjoyable. Both Shirley and Roger were wonderful hosts and the breakfast was a feast for the eyes and a treat for the palate. So glad we stopped here for the night. Fortunately for us the other couple staying there was delightful.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer a centrally located, adult oriented, 2 room B&B featuring real Sunshine Coast hospitality. Come and marvel at our ever-changing ocean vista from our common area, complete with telescope and television. Enjoy awesome sunsets and soaring eagles. Awake to a healthy, hearty breakfast! Free wireless internet or plug-in. Plan to spend at least 2 nights in this large, wonderful scenic and outdoor adventure area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beacon B&B By the Sea

Address: 3750 Marine Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2H8, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Sunshine Coast > Powell River
Price Range: $74 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“go for the Serenity Suite.”
 of 5 bubbles Sanctuary2, Feb 28, 2016 | Read review
“Only one lovely room to choose from!”
 of 5 bubbles Neilsons32, Oct 4, 2015 | Read review
“Both rooms were excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles twohappywalkers, Sep 21, 2014 | Read review
“The ensuite room is the better room but you can't go wrong.”
 of 5 bubbles WithFamilyWillTravel, Aug 20, 2013 | Read review
“The Sunrise room has a little table in it, queen size bed and a nice large closet. It's more than room enough for two. And there are blinds and a sliding door that seperate you from the other room/living area, so you don't have to worry about privacy going from the room to your own bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles jazzdragon022, Mar 21, 2013 | Read review
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