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Peachtree City, Georgia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic B&B. Elaine is gracious and very accommodating. Wonderful location and view that a camera has a hard time capturing as well as your eye. Wonderful breakfast on the patio. Our only negative is that we could only stay one night. A highlight of our visit to Vancouver Island.

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Vancouver
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

We spent three nights here this last week. The retreat is in a beautiful setting with breathtaking views. The hosts are friendly and informative but not at all intrusive. The room was comfortable and well-appointed. Indeed the entire grounds are beautiful! One can also visit their farm, although we didn't do this. The breakfasts were great, each day featuring a... More 

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Cumberland, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We stayed for a single night getaway trip - we live a couple of hours north - and loved the peace and quiet, beautiful views overlooking the inlet with the mountains beyond and the fascinating building and landscaping on this steep wooded hillside. A nice romantic spot for two. Breakfast was lovely too.

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Thank njw210
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

The view is amazing. We had breakfeast on the patio, horses and a hot tub down below. Romantic as can be. Great place to get away! Not too far from the city and a great restaurant across the hwy. We relaxed with complimentary champagne and cookies in the jacuzzi. Perfect get away.

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

The place is beautiful by itself, the view is breath taking and the rooms are full of details that transform the place into a fairy tail. The attention we received was excellent and they were the nicest people ever, always ready to help. The food was great too!! And there are a lot of things to do around there, the... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

If you need an amazing spot to relax, unwind & gaze into spectacular views with a nice bottle of wine..... this is the place. It even comes with a complimentary bottle of wine and a huge indoor jacuzzi tub from which to gaze on the fantastic 180 degree view of the Olympic Mountains & Spectacle Lake. Make sure you request... More 

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Cottonwood, Arizona
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Reviewed 9 December 2015

We planned our 35 wedding anniversary vacation for months and thought Prancing Horse Retreat would be a great place to start our celebration. When we arrived at the exact time we said we would, the owners were not present. The young employee was very nice, but was not aware of what room we were supposed to be in, even though... More 

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Elaine D, Owner at Prancing Horse Retreat, responded to this review

Its taken me a while to respond to this review as it is not worthy of a rebuttal .ok these guests showed up heavily intoxicated & it went down hill from there , very unhappy people , i checked them in myself & they were immediately unhappy that i was unable to go to the store for them , as... More 

Palm Springs, California
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Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

I have stayed here and sent many friends here Elaine and Alan are the best innkeepers The View really does look like the pictures the food is out standing The service A plus Very clean rooms and beds and amenities Great location to go everywhere even if you have never stayed in a B and B this is a great... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

Spent a couple of nights here to celebrate wife's birthday. An amazing, peaceful escape which we thoroughly enjoyed. Al & Elaine were great hosts opening up their home and provided just amazing breakfasts too. We aren't talking a couple bagels and fruit for breakfast, but a full country style breakfast - over the 2 days, we enjoyed banana pancakes, omelettes,... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

Our stay was wonderful. Rooms clean and view was excellent. Our hosts cooked a wonderful breakfast. Only stayed one night and wished we could have stayed longer. Location was excellent as well Allan also gave directions and travelling advice in area.

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Prancing Horse Retreat

Address: 573 Ebadora Lane | P.O. Box 11, Malahat, British Columbia V0R 2L0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Malahat
Price Range: ₹ 6,818 - ₹ 14,319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Prancing Horse Retreat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Top floor rooms have better view but rooms on the lower floor open onto a nice patio and are also probably a bit quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles JimVancouver, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“First floor rooms are large and habe good view”
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“View down the Sound is to the South.”
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“They looked all good to me...very comfortable and quiet....”
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“Just a 20 min drive from Victoria so you can have the best of both worlds”
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