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Bear's Lair Bed & Breakfast

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Dupont, Washington
Reviewed 29 November 2015

A nice quiet retreat, just a little ways out of Gig Harbor. Beautiful grounds, very pleasantly appointed rooms. Cookies and beverages upon arrival. Great for a romantic getaway, or a few couples can get together for a nice retreat.

Thank Craig L
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

I had an awesome night at the Bear's Lair. Definitely coming back to the carrige house. Definitely loved the breakfast menus too. It was fantastic and so original. So recommendable. There isn't much to explore around (maybe) but this place spiced up much.

Thank Julia Yun Kyung Y
Arlington, Washington
Reviewed 31 October 2015

My husband and I had a wonderful time at this beautiful B&B. We stayed in the Carriage house which was an incredible spot with complete privacy. We liked everything about it - the views of the woods and gardens, the gorgeous features designed and built by Giulio (a wonderful cabinet maker), the fantastic breakfasts cooked and served by Jen and...

Thank Carmela M
Southern California
Reviewed 21 September 2015

As others have said (repeatedly), this is the place to stay in or near Gig Harbor, Jen and Gulio are the most wonderful, warm and caring people, the buildings are fabulous, the décor is outstanding. the meals are wonderfully spectacular and the ambiance is peaceful, restful and reinvigorating. Everything you need or want is provided, every detail has been considered...

Barrington, Rhode Island
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Have you ever noticed how many reviews go over the top—gushy in their praise of a place to the point of losing all credibility? The Bear’s Lair deserves more. I would call our stay here “Just Right.” For most B&Bs, the turnover is nightly. We booked 10 nights, while our daughter went through labor to deliver a beautiful baby boy....

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El Dorado Hills, California
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We stayed for a week in July 2015 and can't wait to go back. The beautiful grounds were very inviting and so quiet. We stayed in the carriage house and it was like staying in our own condo, with a full kitchen and private deck. Jen and Giulio were very gracious hosts with knowledge of the area. Our breakfasts were...

Thank Sandi H
San Diego, California
Reviewed 12 July 2015

The Bear’s Lair is the epitome of perfection and peace, run by people who care. They designed, then built the beautiful house from the ground up while they lived in a trailer on the property. The woodwork is artfully created by Giulio – large beams, rich wood paneling and even some furniture. It is obvious that Giulio is a master...

1Thank NockieT
Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

Incredibly cozy! The hosts Jen and Giulio were some of the nicest people we've met. They built this b&b from the ground up BY HAND. The passion they have for their guests and their life shows in everything they do. Best getaway ever. Will be back many times I'm sure! We were able to unplug and relax. We enjoyed every...

Thank NessaRenee92
Fullerton, California
Reviewed 23 April 2015

A bit of an old fashioned place, but I like that. Decore is late 1980s/early 1990s, everything is in good repair, chachkies are kept to a minimum. The grounds and home and scrupulously maintained, and the breakfast is good and fresh; no creepy plastic container coffee makers here. Everything is of very good quality and it is very convenient to...

Thank CelineSoCA
Sechelt, Canada
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Located a few minutes by car from "downtown" Gig Harbor, surrounded by stately evergreens, and a home to wonderful hosts, this B&B is indeed a breath of fresh air. Jen is the perfect hostess, friendly, helpful and willing to listen to our tales of travels. Giullio is a true crafstman. They both work together well having spent years building their...

Thank RandD6259

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Bear's Lair Bed & Breakfast

Address: 13706 92nd Avenue Ct NW, Gig Harbor, WA 98329-7066
Region: United States > Washington > Gig Harbor
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Carriage house has murphy bed for two couples, full kitchen and is quiet. Man house has three rooms downstairs but all are in quiet corners”
  • Masterbedroom at the Carriage house
  • Eating area with fireplace that keeps the house warm
  • the Carriage House from outside. all hand built by Giulio
  • Family room, behind the chess table is the murphy bed. Took me a while to find it too!
  • Full Family room!
  • Kitchen is Massive and fully loaded
craigm699, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rose Room for king bed; carriage house for head-shaking wonderfulness.”
162deanm, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms down the hall are quieter than the Azalea room.”
Pinkie2013, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Three rooms in the main house and a stand alone Carraige House. The Azalea room has a great storage closet with a convenient shelf.”
paulwK9432MG, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All good, three rooms in the main house plus the Carriage House.”
landcruiser71, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
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