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Private,Self-Catered 1 Bedoorm Apt w full kitchen

Welcome to our Boutique 'Artful Suite'-private apartment with handcrafted furniture &local art
5.0 of 5 bubbles
14 reviews
Welcome to our Boutique 'Artful Suite'-private apartment with handcrafted furniture &local art
A comfortable well appointed  living room
All contemporary furnishings are designed & handmade on site by your host Robert
Art work in a wide variety of mediums is here for you to enjoy.
Even the clock (by artist Lee Stead)  is a piece of whimsical art!
All the artwork & furnishings are available for purchase
Snuggle into the queen size bed with the urban organic burl Maple head board
Full bath with combination tub and shower.
A fully equipped kitchen is available in this suite.
Enjoy your self catered meals on the maple pastry table with live edge overlays.
5 minute walk to Piper Lagoon Park, an amazing place for a picnic.
A 5 minute walk to the beach for some of the best swimming, diving, hiking, or wind surfing
Our working Studio & Gift/Art Gallery is located on the upper level where we reside as well
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Private Room, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
We offer a private, comfortable, self contained one bedroom apartment for guests that appreciate fine surroundings. This suite has the following amenities: private patio, living room w/fire place, full kitchen & eating area, generous sized bedroom with queen sized bed, full bath,cable vision, free wifi and separate laundry facilities. This ground level suite has parking just a few steps from the entrance door where there is a secluded partially covered patio area with surrounding flower gardens. The Artful Suite is tastefully furnished with contemporary handcrafted furniture (designed & made on site), complemented by amazing Artwork of various mediums displayed & for sale, from fine local Vancouver Island Artists. While staying at the Artful Suite, take a 5 min stroll to Pipers Lagoon oceanside park to enjoy a... Read more
About the Owner, Norma W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 92 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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Ian S
Townsville, Australia
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

This B&B is about 10 minutes drive from the BCF terminal at Nanaimo when arriving from the mainland Horseshoe Bay. The B&B is located on the lower level of the host's house and is set up as a self catering apartment with kitchen, bathroom , bedroom, laundry and lounge area . Access is via a private doorway and there is...

Bev J
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Artful Suite. Very clean amenities, quiet, nice selection Of breakfast provided. All the added extras and the beautiful hand made furniture that you can enjoy. Thank you Bob & Norma for your wonderful hospitality that made our stay so enjoyable.

Management response:

Great to have our New Zealand Guests and we were so happy you got to see a bear & cub on your day trip to Tofino too! Thank you for your kind review.


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2014 for a stay in October 2014

Management response:

It was a pleasure having you stay with us and we are so pleased you enjoyed it-we do hope to see you again soon! Have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
Smoking allowed on outside patio only
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Suitable for a couple. Infants welcome. Portable crib available on request.
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About the neighborhood
Located in popular mature North Nanaimo within 5 mins walk to Pipers Lagoon Park. Several other seaside parks close by as well as Linley Valley forest trails. Private parking at your door with easy access to level entry covered patio.<BR> Departure Bay Ferry Terminal to Vancouver is a 10min drive and Nanaimo International Airport is 25 mins with Air Canada and Westjet providers. <BR>The outdoor enthusiast will not have a problem finding things to do! -from golfing, fishing,whale watching, kayaking,hiking and strolling the downtown harbour there is so much to see and do!<BR>Centrally located within the city on the bus transit route out front to access the Woodgrove mall or Harbour front downtown.<BR> Centrally located on Vancouver Island to have easy day drives to ot... more
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How to get there
Airport: Nanaimo Airport (YCD)-: 28.0 mi
Ferry: Departure Bay Ferry: 3.8 mi
Driving directions will be sent after booking. For further ferry info go to bc ferries website
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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