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St. John's, Canada
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This B and B is in a quiet neighborhood, but close to main roads and shopping. Pat and Bruce were wonderful hosts, so kind and welcoming. We enjoyed the breakfasts ...lots of goodies!....and the relaxed atmosphere and conversation. The rooms were comfy and clean with all the amenities we needed. We stayed in a lower level room for a week... More 

Thank dag815
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120 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

The Bonaventure B&B is a very nice B&B in the south of Calgary. The rooms are spacious and clean. Pat and Bruce are very nice hosts. They know all the places to go and make a very good breakfast. We were here for four nights, and every morning the breakfast was different (ask for blueberry pan cakes if you are... More 

Thank DeMies
Bruce G, Owner at Bonaventure Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to send this review. It was was certainly our pleasure to meet your family and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Prior to your visit, we agreed to provide one bathroom because you are a family however we can also provide private bathrooms to guests when required. It would be such... More 

Chilliwack, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I have stayed at this B&B twice in six weeks. Both times I have enjoyed my stay there. Pat and Bruce were awesome hosts, breakfasts were excellent. Pat was very accommodating with doing breakfast a little earlier then normal for me. Conversation with Pat and Bruce were always enjoyable, and they always took an interest in what I was doing.... More 

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Collingwood, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

My daughter and I stayed in the small but very comfortable twin bed room with a pristine washroom right next door and a lovely sitting room for our use across the hall. The sitting room and bedroom both have flat screen tvs. A comfy couch, coffee table, mini-fridge, and kettle with an assortment of coffee and tea made up the... More 

1 Thank NottawaChelle
1 review
Reviewed 31 July 2015

We stayed at Bonaventure for two nights and very much enjoyed it. Pat and Bruce were friendly hosts and were very accommodating, especially with our late night arrival and flexible breakfast time. The accommodation is very clean and comfortable and located in a quiet neighbourhood. The hot breakfasts were fantastic (my boyfriend particularly commends the sausages) with a great selection... More 

Thank Nasha017
Bruce G, Owner at Bonaventure Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We really enjoyed meeting you both. It was our pleasure serving you and learning about your lives and your travel experiences. We would be so pleased to have you back. Thanks so much for the kind review. More 

Munich, Germany
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26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Excellent B&B, large rooms, very clean, pleasant and quiet neighborhood, comfortable equipment (fridge, microwave etc.), varying delicious breakfast, family-friendly We appreciated very much the hospitality of the B&B owners. They gave us a lot of very helpful tips for sightseeing in Calgary. Our three children (teenagers) appreciated the billiard and table tennis they could use. Value for money is great.... More 

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Bruce G, Owner at Bonaventure Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We were so pleased to meet you and your family and we are glad that you enjoyed the large lower level rooms. It was good to learn about your country and compare our travel experiences with you. It would certainly be our pleasure to welcome you back to Calgary one day. Thank you for the lovely review. More 

Regina, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 22 July 2015

We have stayed at this B&B a few times and find the hosts to be very friendly and easy to talk to. The house is well maintained and the rooms are spacious and clean. We found the residential location to be quiet, safe and close to all amenities. We started our day with a great breakfast and we would stay... More 

Thank Ernest D
Bruce G, Owner at Bonaventure Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for the review. We feel great when our guests return as you have. Glad you enjoyed the larger room on the lower level and really look forward to welcoming you back. More 

Stouffville, On
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 June 2015

We spent 3 nights at this well appointed B&B. We enjoyed a lovely full breakfast each morning with a menu that varied daily. Our hosts were very interesting and knowledgeable. When we mentioned that we were artists, it was suggested that we visit the Leighton Art Centre. An excellent choice. Pat and Bruce were well travelled and kindred spirits. We... More 

Thank Ray M
Bruce G, Owner at Bonaventure Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was a great pleasure having you stay in our home. We were pleased to be able to point out a few "little known" Calgary spots that appealed to your specific interests. We learned a lot from you. Your kind review is most appreciated as we strive to add value to our guests' travel experiences. More 

New Plymouth, New Zealand
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170 reviews
129 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Stayed here for two nights and this place is great. The accommodation is in a fully self contained area downstairs and is nicely furnished and very comfortable. Breakfast upstairs with Pat and Bruce is a very family affair with good food and interesting conversation. Location is in a very nice neighbourhood and access to downtown is easy. A large shopping... More 

Thank Mozzroom
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2014

The B&B is comfortable with everything we needed: convenient to our south Calgary destinations; sitting room for reading or watching TV; convenient washroom; and pleasant bedroom. What makes this a great, as opposed to good destination is the hosts. The pleasant conversations around the breakfast bar with Pat and Bruce were easily the best part of our trip west. I... More 

Thank Lawrence M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bonaventure B & B is located in south Calgary in an executive style home within a private lake community. Our home is located close to public transit, lots of great restaurants, movie theaters, and great shopping. We are only a 3 minute walk from buses to the Stampede and downtown. It is a 15 minute drive to downtown Calgary or south to Spruce Meadows. The Rocky Mountains including Banff, Kananaskis, and Lake Louise are between 1 and 1.5 Hours west of our bed and breakfast home. We have central AC and free wireless Internet available to our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bonaventure Bed and Breakfast

Address: 12229 Lake Erie Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2J 2Z3, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Calgary > Southeast Calgary
Price Range: $76 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Twin room is a bit tight- hard to get to cupboards- but the double is bigger.”
 of 5 bubbles JodyPilkington, 25 Sep 2013 | Read review
“All the rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles SW_Coast_Path_Team, 31 Aug 2012 | Read review
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