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Ruthie's Roost B&B

  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tucked away”(2 reviews)
“off the highway”(2 reviews)
“other guests”(2 reviews)
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 74 - USD 77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Mill Bay
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

I booked a "family room" for myself and a friend on the basis that Ruthie's Roost website advertises the property as being 10 kilometres from the airport and there were two beds in the room. Because we had morning flights to catch it seemed ideal....More

1  Thank LonesomeAnnie
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for one night, could have stayed longer! Ruthie was very friendly, welcoming me and offering tea when I arrived. She also had suggestions for local places to eat and visit. My room and the shared bathroom were spotlessly clean and comfortable. The...More

Thank marlenaellis
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We've been on a month long road trip, and Ruthies was our final destination. The lodge we stayed in was very spacious and homely. The Kitchen was modern, but could do with renovating a bit. Huge balcony, with gas BBQ, was a lovely touch. The...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Beware! Dirty bed sheets. No breakfast. Unfriendly host. Hidden charges. Having read the reviews here on TripAdvisor, we booked the 2 bedroom suite for one night via Booking.com. What a mistake! This place is very creepy and not what it advertises itself to be. We...More

1  Thank PhileasLA
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed 1 night at Ruthie's. From the first minute in, we did not want to leave. We were greeted with a hug and invited to take off our shoes and introduced to others lounging around on the deck. Ruthie offered some tea and offered...More

Thank Marilouonthego
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6 September 2015|
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Response from LonesomeAnnie | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it - or if you could it would cost a lot. This property is in the middle of nowhere and is 66 kilometers from the airport NOT 10 kilometers as it states on the website.
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"Every room is quiet and bright."
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"No need. They are all quiet. You can also stay at her recently done barn, which sleeps 6-8 (guessing) and be..."
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