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    Great Bear Lodge

    6420 Hardy Bay Road | PO Box 1168, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
    1 (289) 796-1128
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    Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

    Starting from Port Hardy our visit begins with a 30 minute seaplane ride to the lodge , floating on an inlet in the Great Bear Rainforest in northern BC. Weight limits on the seaplane meant most of our luggage was stored securely at the seaplane...More

    Thank Tony C
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 4 September 2017

    You hit the nail on the head, Tony, in that we are all really enthusiastic about being out here. It's such an amazing place! We're really glad that you enjoyed it too. It's great that you mentioned that your excess luggage was stored at the...More

    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    My wife & I were here from Aug. 20th to 23rd. The salmon are just starting to head up the river. We got close & personal with our 1st grizzly on the first afternoon safari. We felt very safe with our guide. Over the next...More

    Thank Glenn O
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 27 August 2017

    Thank you for your review, Glenn. I am so glad to hear that you felt that everything was top of the line during your stay at the lodge. The photo that you posted is amazing! It was so great that you were able to get...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

    Best Birthday Present Ever! Everything was Amazing! The plane ride, the hotel, the food, the staff, the viewing, the wildlife, the EVERYING! The friendly, professional, and enthusiastic staff are the greeting committee and our stay just got better and better. This trip was pricey for...More

    Thank Tavishboo
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 26 August 2017

    Thank you so much for your review. What a great birthday present! You absolutely deserved to be pampered. We are very thankful that you drove 1600 miles to get here, and are really touched that this was your finest vacation experience ever. We can't wait...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    We have just stayed there for 3 nights and it was fantastic The service was excellent, the staff were brilliant, you couldn't ask for more. What a beautiful setting out in the wilderness with bears, eagles and whales Would I come back. Hell yeh in...More

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    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 24 August 2017

    Thanks so much for your review, Julie and Dave. It was great to host you out at the lodge, so we're really happy that you had a fantastic time. Come back some time! And I'm glad to hear that your tripod survived its harrowing ordeal...More

    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    This lodge is wonderful! Very nice room, great food, and terrific staff! Excellent bear trips. The food was gourmet cooking in the wilderness. The staff kapt you busy from first thing in the morning until late at night with great activities. The whole package exceeded...More

    Thank Sandra_E_Curtis
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 21 July 2017

    Thanks for the review, Sandra. It's great that you think the lodge is wonderful! Tom and I agree with you, the staff are terrific. We are very lucky to have them. We hope that you come back some time. Marg Leehane Co-owner

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    357Mark6969
    3 June 2017|
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    Response from GreatBearLodge | Property representative |
    Hi Mark, Thanks so much for your enquiry about rates. I must apologize for the late response, I neglected to check our TripAdvisor enqueries. All of our tours are three nights in length and depart on specific dates... More
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    9 February 2017|
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    Response from GreatBearLodge | Property representative |
    Hi, Thanks so much for your enquiry about our autumn tours. I must apologize for the late response, I neglected to check our TripAdvisor enquiries. As everyone else has suggested who answered your question, it is... More
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    Leesa F
    27 January 2017|
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    Response from GreatBearLodge | Property representative |
    Hi Leesa, Thanks so much for your enquiry about getting from Vancouver to Port Hardy. Everyone else who has responded has provided great information, although don't hesitate to contact us through our website if you need... More
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    "I think most rooms overlook the pristine lake in front of the lodge. The forested hillsides are mainly at the..."
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    "We looked out over the estuary but all rooms looked excellent."
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