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Ontario
Reviewed 14 October 2007

We stayed at this wonderful B&B because we were paying a visit to our niece in North Vancouver . We enjoyed ourselves so much we returned for the last day of our vacation. I would rather stay here than at a stuffy hotel like the Fairmont,the breakfast is even better . This will certainly be our choice in the future...

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uk
Reviewed 13 October 2007

after reading reviews of thistledown house on tripadvisor and seeing the constant stream of "excellent" ratings I believed that this must be the best place to stay in Vancouver even before arriving.The reviews are all right!! it is the best !! I cant imagine anywhere could be any better!! from the lovely building to the lovely people nothing could be...

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jackson
Reviewed 23 September 2007

From the moment we walked in the door we fell in love with the great people and the sweet hominess of the place. Their gardens are too be unsurpassed and the gourmet breakfasts still makes our mouths water.

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ambermom
Reviewed 11 September 2007

Thistle Down House is a Bed & Breakfast lover's dream realized. The entire experience there is one to savor: the rooms are inviting, comfortable, exquisitely decorated, and well-appointed; the delectable breakfasts are extraordinary in both planning and presentation; and friendly eagerness to be helpful is the hosts' hallmark. Although we discovered the place simply by chance during an internet search,...

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California
Reviewed 8 September 2007

What a wonderful place to stay! We had a lovely, well decorated room, comfortable bed, and a beautiful setting in North Vancouver. We so looked forward to the breakfast each morning. It was a highlight of our stay. Fresh ingredients, well prepared, and the variety! Our hosts, Rex and Ruth, could not have been nicer. They seemed to genuinely care...

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Boxford
Reviewed 7 September 2007

Ruth and Rex were wonderful hosts -- they were attentive to our needs, and provided us with phenomenal breakfasts, thoughtful conversation, and a comfortable room. Altogether a lovely stay! Charley H. and Susan B. Boxford, MA USA

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CO
Reviewed 7 September 2007

Thistledown House is one of the loveliest B&Bs it has been our pleasure to stay in and that goes back over 25 years of bed & breakfast traveling. Thistledown is a beautifully restored Craftsman home in North Vancouver, just minutes over the Lion's Gate Bridge. Hosts, Rex and Ruth, have embued this 6-room gem with impeccable style and comfort. Architect/Interior...

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Seattle
Reviewed 1 August 2007

We had such a lovely time with Ruth and Rex and Tosh. We felt like we had been invited to their private home for a few days because we left as friends. I was so happy that Tosh liked my room the best and only came in it to visit. The breakfasts were delicious and large and friendly. We look...

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Flint, Texas
Reviewed 27 July 2007

If you are wanting a wonderful experience, fabulous hosts, and amazing breakfasts then this is your place! There are many relaxing sitting areas inside and out in the beautiful yard. A wonderful retreat, but close enough to the sites to use it as your home base. My sister and I stayed here for three nights, enjoying the room Memories, and...

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Houston, TX
Reviewed 23 July 2007

ThistleDown House is a perfect place to stay for a few nights if you want to to escape the city and have a relaxing getaway. The Craftsman house is beautiful, with peaceful gardens and fountains. We stayed in "Pages," the old library, which is very quiet and cozy. I loved the bathroom with its huge claw foot tub and windows....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A highly acclaimed, award-winning 1920 heritage-listed Craftsman style property fully restored and filled with fine antiques and works of art from around the world. Six rooms, all en suite, are beautifully finished and furnished and equipped with many amenities. Afternoon tea is served and breakfast is deliciously creative and multi-course. Fifteen minutes from the core of the city, ThistleDown House is situated on Vancouver's spectacular North Shore. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ThistleDown House

Address: 3910 Capilano Rd, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4J2, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > North Vancouver
Price Range: ₹ 9,432 - ₹ 14,021 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — ThistleDown House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Several rooms, including ours, appears to be opposite the busy street in the front. Confirm when you book a room.”
 of 5 bubbles Tump01, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are individual, tasteful and very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles alisong956, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are great but one does open out ot the garden and back yard.”
 of 5 bubbles debinskino5, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The rooms to the rear of the house are the quietest. We had the Under the Apple Tree and the Pages rooms”
 of 5 bubbles JeffreyP283, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Pages, Snuggler and the Apple Tree room are all downstairs close to the garden”
 of 5 bubbles MickinleyL, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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