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Black Bear Guesthouse

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Ottawa
Reviewed 25 August 2013

We stayed at Black Bear with another couple in the two main floor guest rooms. With the weather being a bit rainy, we made good use of the beautiful common area with the cozy couches and fire place. Bobbi and Jay have a spectacular home and, with the help of their charming little girl Auley, made us feel very welcome....

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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 24 August 2013

This was our second trip to Tofino where we spent a couple of nights at the Black Bear. Bobbie and Jay have a beautiful home in a spectacular location, and both of our breakfasts were delicious. Fresh-baked bread, homemade granola, lots of fruit, and special breakfasts for our toddler. They are excellent hosts!

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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Great service and amazing hosts! Definitely staying here again. This fantastic house comes with an unbelievable view and a great location. Bobbi, Jay, and their lovely daughter were very helpful and welcoming. The home made breakfast was also amazing... everything was fresh and delicious. I highly recommend this place and wouldn't hesitate to stay here again!

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Whitby, North Caicos
Reviewed 16 August 2013

Bobbi, Jay, and Auley made us feel very welcome. Our family of 4 stayed in the two main floor rooms. Both rooms were clean and had big, bright windows. We went surfing at close by Chesterman Beach (walking distance) and Jay built us a fire so we could roast s'mores! Breakfast was lovely. Highly recommended.

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Thank Laura M
Reviewed 15 August 2013

Great B&B in Tofino with very charming and helpful hosts. The house is a very beautiful and modern place right on the inland water. There is a great shared living room and kitchen area where you can hang out and make yourself a cup of tea in the evening. In the morning they serve an all home made delicious breakfast....

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London
Reviewed 3 August 2013

What can I say but (WOW) Amazing place and host's, the scenery from the bedroom was great, the accommodation was of a high standard, and the host's bobbi and jay were very friendly, breakfast was fantastic and freshly cooked and filling, nothing was too much to ask for, we stayed here for two nights and would return to this guest...

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Osoyoos, Canada
Reviewed 25 July 2013

We stayed for 1 night in this beautiful B&B. The location is just great, the house sits right on the water with a beautiful view over peaceful Jensens bay. And it is just a short walk to Chesterman beach. The owners and their helper Theresa are superfriendly and make you feel right at home. We will definetively come back.

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Thank gerhard1990
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 25 July 2013

We lucked into this guesthouse at the last minute. The owners were away but Theresa managed all the guests beautifully. She made blueberry pancakes for breakfast. It's across the highway from Chesterman Beach which is great to walk even on a foggy day. I'd return to this guesthouse in a flash.

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Offenburg, Germany
Reviewed 13 July 2013

we had a wonderful 5 night stay at the Black Bear B&B this June. It's a great house with a good seaside location an a very nice family. the rooms are amazing, in special the main kitchen and living area is gorgeous. 100% recommendable. T&A from Germany

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 11 July 2013

Our stay at the Black Bear Guesthouse was excellent. Welcoming hosts. wonderful views over the bay, great breakfasts, lovely bathrooms, great bedroom, excellent location. If you're a vegetarian, it's worth reminding the chef a couple of times so you can avoid the lovely sausages, but these are small potatoes....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Black Bear Guesthouse, a brand new Westcoast designed home, overlooking the beautiful calm waters of Clayoquot Sound. Offering two accommodation options, a full self catering vacation Suite for the traveller looking to book their home away from home and a simple, clean comfortable room and private bathroom for the budget conscious guest. Guests are welcome to walk around the property to view the Inlet tidal waterfront. The Bay is a protected wildlife sanctuary with river otters, bald eagles, osprey, harbour seals and if you're lucky you'll spot a local grey wolf. Come experience the tranquility of the Inlet side of Tofino. Whether you're here to relax, rejuvenate or seek adventure, Black Bear Guesthouse is your home away from home. We are within a few minutes walking distance to popular Chesterman Beach with its long sandy shoreline and great surfing. The town of Tofino with all its amenities, restaurants and boutique galleries is only a 5 minute drive down the road. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Bear Guesthouse

Address: 926 Black Bear Lane, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range: ₹ 6,337 - ₹ 17,330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Black Bear Guesthouse 3.5*
Number of rooms: 2
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“If you don't mind not having a TV and kitchen take the Cedar room - it is very cosy!!”
mohnlcaroline, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Chedar room means low price and high quality!”
KateTravellingInBC, 1 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Don't go for the Cedar Suite🌝”
Gcfurey, 26 Feb 2015 | Read review
“The Osprey Room for the best views of the inlet and the sunrise”
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  • Inlet of Clayquot Sound from Osprey Room
diktoo, 14 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Osprey Room has full width Panoramic view across the Sound.”
RobP384, 21 Sep 2014 | Read review
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