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Arbutus Cove Guesthouse

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North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Thank- you for sharing your wonderful property. The Cove was like a pond so calm with birds and ducks all around. The bed was so comfortable , the hot tub perfection and a clean clean well equipped kitchen. We loved the variety of movies to watch, the neat books and tasteful decor. We have rented about 60 places in the...

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kathy l, Owner at Arbutus Cove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! It was really nice talking with you both. Good luck with your search - hope to see you again!

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2016

My best friend and I took a weekend and stayed in the Arbutus cottage at the Arbutus Cove Guesthouse. Kathy was very friendly and welcoming but we really appreciated that once we checked in, we really didn't see anyone for the rest of our stay and were left to our own devices. The cottage is so wonderful! Super clean, comfy,...

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kathy l, Owner at Arbutus Cove Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Jen! So glad you had such a good time in our cottage and that the power outage didn't upset your stay. Thank you for the great review! See you soon!

Vancouver
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We have stayed at this guest house on a couple of different occasions! The property is absolutely stunning and we have the best sleep ever in the cozy beds. It is such a treat to be able to step off the 5 acres of private waterfront onto the Galloping Goose walking/biking trail. The private rental cottages look incredible as well.

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Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

After a long day of riding - from the Schwartz Bay ferry, this place was a welcome beauty. From the warm welcome from our host and two friendly dogs to the beautiful view and clean EVERYTHING - we loved our stay. The breakfast was fun and yummy. We rode to the Stickleback Restaurant for supper and that was spot on...

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Creston, Canada
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We cycled Victoria to the Potholes and Leechtown and back to Arbutus Cove (80 km.)for the evening. What a treat to soak in the tub, drink wine and look over the cove at sunset. Our Room#3 was perfect and had one of the comfiest beds we could ask for. We enjoyed our hosts as well as other cyclists.We highly recommend...

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West Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 June 2015

A friend and I stayed at Arbutus Cove a few days ago and it was a fabulous experience from start to finish. We were on a cycling trip and it was a wonderful retreat after a long day cycling. The room was wonderful and beautifully appointed, the hot tub overlooking the ocean amazing and clean, the linens superb, breakfast on...

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Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 28 October 2014

My husband and I always try and do a cycling trip on the island every year or every other year and thankfully this was the first place we ever stayed at . We have been coming here for years and we love your Dockside Cabin! It's EVERYTHING you need for a wonderful break away!! Cabin is right out on the...

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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We had a wonderful weekend here and were very impressed. The cottage we stayed in was absolutely beautiful, with everything we could possibly need. The bed was beyond comfortable. It was very private. The view was fantastic. I can't think of one negative thing to say. Excellent value for the money, imho. Thank you! We will absolutely return.

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Longview, Washington
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We stayed in the Arbutus cottage with our own private deck and hottub. The cottage was lovely, large living room and bedroom with a nicely set up kitchen that allowed us to have breakfast and lunch at the cottage. We didn't plan for cooking dinner but easily could have. We were able to access their dock and paddled our sea...

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Cayucos, California
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We stayed in this wonderful guesthouse with friends during a bicycling vacation. We eere right on the water, had a hot tub and right next to the bike path. The inn keeper was very helpful and friendly. We will definitely be back!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Arbutus Cove Guesthouse

Address: 3018 Manzer Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0C9, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Sooke
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Arbutus Cove Guesthouse Sooke, Vancouver Island
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“There is a large window in each room, but the rooms on the end (ours was #3) have a window on the side as well.”
 of 5 bubbles warygary, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The cabins have a great view and are nice and private”
 of 5 bubbles QUEENIE54004, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We'll look forward to staying here again next year”
 of 5 bubbles Matt_JoAnn, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Arbutus (the one we stayed in) was slightly smaller so the other one would be better for larger families.”
 of 5 bubbles jenl972, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We had one of two lower rooms by the hot tub. We woke up to a view of the cove and soaring eagles.”
 of 5 bubbles LindaBTravels, 23 Jun 2015 | Read review
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