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Whaley Bridge, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2014

You read the reviews and think nowhere can be that good surely, well Flying Cloud really is, and if Viv and Neil decide to call it a day this year, they can retire happliy knowing that they really got it right. The location is ideal for just falling off the ferry, great views over the harbour and a good base...

Thank Graham K
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Vivien and Neil are the two frienliest and most hospitable hosts. We spent 4 nights here and were greeted on our first day with wine and cheese facing the most magnificent view of the Nanaimo Harbour. When you first enter this spectacular home, the view that you see is amazing, you will be mesmerized and it sends goose bumps.Four mornings...

Thank roxy m
FlyingCloud_13, Owner at Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! Knowing that our guests enjoyed themselves as much as we did is the reason our 5 year plan extended to 11 years! We hope to see you both again. Cheers, Vivian and Neil Reinhart

Langbank, Scotland
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Booked this accommodation via the Internet from the UK. What a stunning choice and a very memorable one. From the moment we arrived at their house and saw the view across to other islands, we were hooked. The guest accommodation provided was luxurious and the hosts Viv and Neil, exceptional. They were friendly and welcoming and genuinely interested in their...

Thank Skyebo
FlyingCloud_13, Owner at Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

What a lovely surprise to hear from our favourite lasses! It was a pleasure to meet you and share some time with you - we loved your stories and your energy - you brought such lightness to our home - Thank you!! Vivian and Neil Reinhart

Brampton, Canada
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Neil and Vivian Reinhart as your hosts make this a positive and overall great experience.Their local knowledge and network provide many options on how to spend the day.It is more than a B&B with it's spectacular views,sauna,hot tub and pool table.Amenities galore.Lots of space with excellent sleeping quarters for both couples and families.The breakfast menus are creative using local fare...

Thank bwharber
FlyingCloud_13, Owner at Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of the Flying Cloud! We were honored to have you and your family stay with us in October and are very pleased to know your stay was an enjoyable one. We look forward to seeing you again one day soon.

Polegate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2013

My husband, adult daughter and I stayed at the Flying Cloud B&B at the end of July and enjoyed our 3 night stay tremendously. From the warm welcome on arrival to our final breakfast we were treated like special guests. The breakfasts were amazing, our rooms very comfortable and the views over Nanimo Harbour unforgettable. Vivienne and Neil were wonderful...

Thank labcity64
FlyingCloud_13, Owner at Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words - we are happy to make your experience at the Flying Cloud a positive and memorable one - we do hope to see you again one day soon. Cheers, Vivian Reinhart Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast

Reviewed 27 August 2013

The first impression is the bright smile oft your hosts and their warm hospitality, the second the stunning view over the harbour of Nainamo. When you arrive during the afternoon both will be combined in a wine- and-cheese- welcome-snack on the terrace.The house is beautiful, the rooms are nobly furnitured and everything is more than perfect. The pool billiard table,...

Thank Doctorella
FlyingCloud_13, Owner at Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are delighted your stay was so enjoyable at the Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast. We value our guest's reviews of our B&B - we endeavor to create a lasting good memory of the Flying Cloud and Nanaimo. Thank you very much! Vivian and Neil Reinhart

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 14 July 2013

We were so sad we could only stay one night with Vivian and Neil and their two little kitty cats. The bedroom was huge, so was the bathroom. We felt very welcome from the start till we unfortunately had to hit the road again. Our breakfast, set on the terrasse with stunning view and humming birds all around us was...

Thank Alex68Zurich
FlyingCloud_13, Owner at Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your kind words! Neil and I really enjoyed meeting you both and are pleased we added a nice touch to your Canadian vacation! We hope you had a wonderful adventure bear watching from Alert Bay! We were thinking of you! Cheers, Vivian Reinhart Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast www.flyingcloudbedandbreakfast.com

Plainville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 30 June 2013

I cannot say enough about my experience at the Flying Cloud. Viv, (with a Master's in Home Economics) is the best Hostess ever!..I almost felt as if I didn't deserve all of the doting she did over me and my Mom! The breakfast is served complete with doilies, homemade muffins, fresh fruit, homemade gourmet egg creations, and music to match...

Thank Jen C
FlyingCloud_13, Owner at Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your words of praise! We enjoyed your company very much and do hope to see you again the next time you travel this way.

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2012

Vivian is an absolute delight! From the moment we walked into their beautiful home she was gracious warm and welcoming. It was like going to visit a distinct relative you've never met. We were the only guest for the night, so she took us on a tour and let us have a choice of room. We then had a lovely...

Thank mchayer
Reviewed 6 August 2012

We stayed for four nights, the welcome and the care that Viv and Neil showed us was exceptional as were the breakfasts and the views. The facilities are superb and this coupled with the guidance provided by our hosts on things to do and places to eat made our stay something that will remain in our memories for years to...

Thank Flly_on_the_wall

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lovely home with panoramic views of the harbour, downtown, Newcastle island and Gabriola island. 8 minutes from the Vancouver to Nanaimo ferry and yet once arrived, one feels miles from the hustle and bustle. Sunny south facing rooms, large guest lounge with billiard table, hostess counter, TV, library. Top quality beds, beautiful linens for a luxury sleep. Breakfasts a culinary delight! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Flying Cloud Bed and Breakfast

Address: 581 Cumberland Pl, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 4S5, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range: $133 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Flying Cloud Bed And Breakfast Nanaimo, Vancouver Island
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“all rooms great,but harbour room has a private patio that is very peaceful”
roxym121, 30 Jul 2014 | Read review
“I had a room with a balcony with a fantastic view over Nanaimo and some of the other islands. It was beautiful.”
Skyebo, 19 Jun 2014 | Read review
“The chandelier room ist the best!”
Doctorella, 26 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Don't hesitate..book a room NOW!”
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“Any of them they are all good”
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