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Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents and I recently stayed here for two nights and wish our stay had been longer. Our suite was very comfortable, with a spectacular view. Liz was friendly and very accommodating. Our breakfasts were delicious. We loved Gabriola Island, and we highly recommend this lovely B&B.

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It was really nice to meet you and your parents. I am so happy that you enjoyed your stay here, and that you were able to get a spot on the ferry from Victoria to Washington. Best wishes for a wonderful summer. More 

Montreal, Canada
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Liz is an excellent host and her B&B is very nice, comfortable and clean. Breakfast is delicious. She was very caring and had a lot of good recommendations and tips for our time on Gabriola. We really enjoyed staying at her place and highly recommend it.

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience here. I really appreciate your time. It was very nice to meet you!! More 

Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Stayed for a couple of nights. Great room, comfy bed, perfect pillows, great breakfast. Very accommodating hosts. The hot tub under the stars was a nice way to end the day. I would defiantly come back.

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Thank GKJL
ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at our B&B. We really appreciate guest reviews. I love the hypoallergenic goose down pillows too. More 

Vancouver, BC
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42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised with our stay here. The owner, Liz, was friendly and accommodating. The bed was very comfortable, and the dual headed shower was appreciated. We enjoyed a great soak in the hot tub here as well. Breakfast was delicious. We opted to pay a little more for hot entrees, and weren't disappointed. Good value here. Will stay... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review and share your experience at our B&B. Time is precious and we really appreciate your time. This is the first year that we give guests the option of saving money by opting for a continental breakfast. although I always enjoy the opportunity to spoil guests with the full breakfast. More 

Strathmore, Alberta, Canada
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25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

The Island of Gabriola holds many surprises, and one of them is the Arbutus Bluff B&B. There's something unique about a residence that is designed to include bed and breakfast suites, and this one was clearly designed with that purpose. There is lots of privacy, yet Liz was extremely welcoming and helpful. Staying here reminds one of staying in a... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It was fun to design and build our B&B based on our own experiences staying at B&B's in Canada and abroad . We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay here. More 

Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Thank you Liz for a lovely couple of days! We spent 2 nights and everything was perfect. We came to Gabriola for a family wedding. My brother and I with our spouses throughly enjoyed our stay. The 2 rooms are located in a separate building with a private kitchen area with a fridge, dining table and a buffet with tea,... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We really appreciate it when guests take the time to share their experience here. It was very nice to meet you. More 

Victoria, BC
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This B & B is located away from it all and is perfectly designed for a get-away. We stayed for two nights with friends and each couple had a lovely bedroom with ensuite 3-piece bathroom, and we had a common area with a fridge, microwave, dishes and cutlery. Liz was a wonderful host with lots of suggestions for places to... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate it when our guests share their experience here. Our space does work especially well for couples travelling together. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay here. More 

Edmonton, Canada
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Nice room good shower and bed if you travel a lot those are two important things to have. Great view and because you are on a bluff the eagles and other birds fly very close from where you are. Where else can you have breakfast and look through the window and see the deers having their own breakfast or having... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Owner at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate it when our guests share their experience here. The eagle pair hatched one young eagle this summer. I have a photo that I will send to you. I hope that you had a great summer. More 

Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

It was a pleasure staying at Arbutus Bluff. The room was homey and spacious, the views were beautiful, and the breakfasts were delicious (organic granola, quinoa cereal, french toast with berries, freshly baked muffins etc.). Liz was a very welcoming host and made sure my stay was as smooth as possible. The location of the B&B is great - <10... More 

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ArbutusBluff, Manager at Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here with the Trip Advisor community. It was lovely to meet you. I'm happy that you enjoyed our breakfasts. I hope that your studies went well this summer. More 

Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed this B&B away from it all. Very relaxing, although not too accommodating for inexperienced bicycle riders like us! Found a trail through the park going back that was much easier to ride. The food was delicious and the bed very comfy.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Designed to afford guests privacy and comfort our spacious rooms feature queen size beds, fireplaces, top quality linens and down duvets, en-suite washrooms and more. The hospitality area adjacent to the rooms provides access to refrigerator, microwave, kettle, tea & coffee. Enjoy gazing at the view or the stars from the hot tub. Full breakfast features fresh organic island produce. Relax in our rural setting minutes from beaches, art studios, marinas, restaurants & shopping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arbutus Bluff Bed and Breakfast

Address: 1425 Coats Dr, Gabriola Island, British Columbia V0R 1X6, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Gabriola Island
Price Range: $78 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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