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Lavender House Bed and Breakfast
Mesa, Arizona
2 reviews
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“Wonderful breakfasts”
Reviewed September 8, 2013

We stayed in the room called "Serenity" downstairs and really appreciated having access to a kitchen and living area in addition to the bedroom. The kitchen and living area was shared with those staying in the other bedroom, but we found that a bonus as we enjoyed very much our interactions with them. The bathroom was ours alone, but we did have to dress to go through the living area to access it, but that was really no problem. The bed was extremely comfortable, Breaksfast was always something special, and looked like a lot of effort went into them.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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lavenderjoh, Owner at Lavender House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review, September 10, 2013
We truly appreciate receiving your review and enjoyed sharing our home with you both. I do understand your comment about having to leave your room to use the private bath, which is why bathrobes and slippers are provided in each room. It would be nice to have ensuite bathrooms but the house renovation and original lay out of the home did not lend itself to doing this unfortunately. I do hope that you will stay with us again in the future so we can continue our interesting conversations.
Sincerely,
J.
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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed August 13, 2013

This was our first stay in a B&B (my wife and I) and it was a wonderful experience. We stayed for a whole week (July 22nd to 29th) visiting my in-laws, just a block away from there. Our host Johanna (pronounced Yohanna) was very friendly and interesting, giving us information about different things to do and see during our stay. She and her husband Derek really made us feel at home in their lovely and spacious house, situated in a nice and quiet area of New West. We had a chance to meet visitors from Germany, Nova Scotia, Ontario and Kelowna B.C, all very friendly. I usually have only cereal in the morning, but Johanna cooked a very delicious and different meal every morning. Wow, she is a great cook! Everything is made by her, even the juice. What a way to start off the day! The place was very clean and beds comfortable. We recommend this place very highly to anyone who want a different and more personal experience than in hotels. We will go back again some day. Thanks Johanna and Derek.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Bute S.A.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2013

Thank you Johanna, we all enjoyed our stay, the creative breakfast and you going out of your way for us in so many ways. Thank you for your tip for Mongo Bongo for dinner. Loved your decode and delicious fruits.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with friends
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Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 9, 2013

Johanna was a great host, very friendly and communicative. We spent 3 nights at Lavender House and enjoyed the excellent breakfast each morning.
The rooms are very clean with a personal touch and all above really quiet.
Also the sourrounding was nice as New Westminster is a small city, where you can find everything you need, restaurants, shops etc.
We travelled with our own rental car and thus it was easy to reach from Vancouver Airport.

@Thanks to Johanna & Derek to make our stay in Vancouver so wonderful!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Cambridge, Canada
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Reviewed August 8, 2013

We spent two nights at lavender house in late July and had a very warm and friendly welcome. Breakfast was wonderful with creative foods served each morning. Excellent place to stay when visiting Vancouver as the Skytrain is withing reasonable distance.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Ghent, Belgium
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Reviewed August 4, 2013

We had a wonderful stay, it was our last night in Canada and we wish we went there earlier.
Its nice and quiet, it was great talking to Johanna and Derek, lovely people. We got a great breakfast(and apparently everyone staying there thinks the same). Hope to go back in a few years!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
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lavenderjoh, Owner at Lavender House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review, August 8, 2013
Thank you so much for the review both here and on the other website I am affiliated with. It was lovely to meet you both and only wish it could have for a little longer as we enjoyed your conversation so much. Perhaps we will see you again one day.
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Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed July 30, 2013

Back again to Lavender House - a most enjoyable experience. Johanna and Derek go out of their way to ensure that you feel at home. Excellent breakfasts. The Serenity and Tranquility rooms allow use of the kitchenette with easy access to the unit through the side door. Room and bathroom were very clean - only down side was the distance to the bathroom. Well situated in New Westminster with easy access to transit. Excellent value. Would highly recommend.

Room Tip: Serenity or Tranquility rooms on lower level allow use of kitchenette and separate entrance
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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lavenderjoh, Owner at Lavender House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review, August 8, 2013
It was lovely to meet you all again and to see how your daughter has grown. She is a credit to you both. Thanks for the lovely review and maybe we will see you again next year.
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Additional Information about Lavender House Bed and Breakfast

Property: Lavender House Bed and Breakfast
Address: 816 Tenth St, New Westminster, British Columbia V3M 4A1, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > New Westminster
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in New Westminster
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Your home-away-from-home is situated on a quiet street within walking distance to all amenities. Your heritage style home is almost 100 years old and has been extensively renovated, but is still a work in progress. ... more   less 

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