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The Francis Boutique Inn

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  • Excellent89%
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

This was a quick 1 night trip but the luxury accommodations made it so worthwhile! Brent was a fantastic host and showed us some of the local sights and scene. The location is ideal and a short walk to coffee shops, restaurants and gift shops...More

Thank cabodave99
Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 11 December 2017

WOW! Thanks for the awesome five star review guys! Was a really pleasure hosting you during Storm Watching season. Ucluelet, Tofino and The Pacific Rim National Park are ideal this time of year, as everything is a bit quieter and you have the beaches +...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

The accommodations for our 3 night stay were beyond expectation. Everyone who has giving this Boutique Inn and excellent review is bang on. What puts it in a category beyond excellent is the couple who own this Inn. They are extremely passionate in providing quality...More

Thank biggbenn11
Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 16 October 2017

WOW! Thank you so much for the glowing review! You are so nice to compliment us on hosting you. We have a true passion for delivering an amazing experience. Life is too short for average; and we try to go above an beyond to ensure...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Never wrote a review before but this was how I found the Francis. We have had the pleasure of traveling for years and love when we are pleasantly surprised. This will go back into our return folder. The inn was only surpassed by the warm...More

Thank Alexalaine
Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 16 November 2017

WOW! We're humbled... But we have to say... WE LOVED HOSTING you and the pleasure was ALL ours! Warmest regards Sandra & Brent.

Reviewed 14 November 2017

Lots of good things here: - Beautiful accommodations - Quite and peaceful room setup with everything you could want ready for you - Location was very convenient for accessing some fantastic coffee shops & restaurants - Excellent hospitality and communication Perfect place to spend a...More

Thank Ryan G
Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 16 November 2017

Thank you so much Ryan! Was wonderful hosting you. Glad you loved all the little details... we carefully designed everything to ensure an awesome guest experience. Our location is fantastic for Storm Watching season (as you can literally walk right out your suite to Zoe's...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Brent met us once we arrived and was very accommodating. He is very knowledgeable about the area and tried to suggest lots of things to do. The room was very clean having been freshly renovated and had every amenity needed to make our short stay...More

Thank Maxwell S
Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 1 November 2017

Thanks guys! It was our pleasure and we loved hosting you. Glad you enjoyed everything; we have a passion for taking care of all the little details and keeping The Francis fresh, super clean and new. We too hate nothing more than a place that...More

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US$ 177 - US$ 350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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13 October 2017|
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Response from TheFrancisManager | Property representative |
Hi! The best time for Storm Watching is November to March. We get hit by about 10 - 15 mega storms every year. The season is filled with quiet trail and beach walks in the rain followed by a nice hot tub and fireplace upon... More
9 July 2017|
Response from TheFrancisManager | Property representative |
Hi Rindalah, Thank you for your question. Can you contact us direct on our website. Warm regards, Sandra Hinder General Manager & Proprietor Direct: 236-600-1750
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"Second floor rooms may have wider harbor view."
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"Stayed in Suite 4 the deck offers a view of the harbour and the mountains in the background"
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"Ground floor has a deck and easy access to hot tub"
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"You have a choice of two lower suites and two upper suites"
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