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The Artists Point Bed, Breakfast and Phototours
Ranked #1 of 8 Port McNeill B&B and Inns
Kent, Washington
1 review
“Comfortable, relaxing, and great hosts”
Reviewed July 1, 2011

Unique and affordable B&B with only a single unit. A converted daylight basement transformed into a spacious well decorated living area with a separate entrance. The area is divided into a living room and a bedroom with a large bathroom. Nice place to relax and unwind after a day of touring, kayaking, hiking, whale watching, etc... on North Vancouver Island. Great made to order breakfasts. You get to chose the time you want to eat since you're the only guests. So feel free to sleep in or get up early. Friendly hosts that will assist you in planning any activities you may be interested in. They definitely went above and beyond our expectations. The best compliment I can make is we will be back. One recommendation I have is to stay for several days so you can truly enjoy this area and still have time to relax.

  • Stayed June 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 16, 2011

Western Canada we stayed at Rolf and Michelles "The Artists Point" near Port McNeill in northern Vancouver Island. Our goal was not only to relax from the hectic life back in Europe but also to get some stunning photos (as we are very enthusiastic about photography) from the landscape and wildlife up here. It turned out that we hit the perfect spot ! Not only that we were greeted by the hosts to the cozy and clean house in a warm and relaxed atmosphere, we could stay in the best rooms we had on our entire trip. The large and spacy suite with a big king size bed and a complete living room with a desk (to work on the pictures we shot during the day) was our home away from home for a (too) few days. Since the suite is the only guest accomodation in the house we were the only guests, adding to the atmosphere and the attendance of our hosts. The occasional barbecue on the large porch overlooking the bay in the evening just makes a perfect day. We would unconditionally recommend "The Artists Point" as a great base for all trips on nothern Vancouver Island. The small towns of Port McNeill and Telegraph Cove (very scenic build on poles in a bay) are nearby and just 3 mins walking from the house you are on a nearly private beach where you may see eagles and black bears. To add a comment about the offered photo tours conducted by Rolf : Do it ! Rolf is a professional photographer who adds excellent local knowledge to 25 years of experience in photography to plan and lead individually planned tours to see (and photograph) all the special places in the area and its wildlife too. Its an unusual way of doing a photographic workshop since Rolf values knowledge transfer as well as the fun on the trip. You will not feel like beeing teached, but having fun along the way, enjoy the trip AND come home with a better understanding of photography and GREAT shots.

  • Stayed September 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 31, 2011

We spent a week in this beautiful and unique B&B. The location, the guest suite and the hosts are top. The suite is very new, large and clean (with a private entrance) and the view amazing. The hosts, Michelle and Rolf were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was individually made to our requests, where else can you find such individual service today? We were very impressed.
The location of the B&B is great, outside of town but not too far away, a perfect base for all activities on northern Vancouver Island. We visited Alert Bay, Telegraph Cove and Port McNeill, our activities were whale watching, fishing and hiking. The wildlife is amazing up there, from our bed we even could watch bald eagles soaring.
We highly recommend The Artists Point Bed and Breakfast, the prices are very fair and the service is outstanding - we will be back.

  • Stayed March 2011, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about The Artists Point Bed, Breakfast and Phototours

Property: The Artists Point Bed, Breakfast and Phototours
Address: 1003 Ocean Pl, Port McNeill, British Columbia V0N 2R0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Port McNeill
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Port McNeill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 1
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Artists Point offers one large new guest suite which includes a living room, a bedroom and a private bathroom, totaling 60sqm/645sqft. Our property is 2.3 acres with ocean view, only 3 minutes to a beautiful peaceful beach. ... more   less 

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