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“A great base from which to explore Quadra”
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The Cottage
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The Cottage
Living Room w/ Futon
Dining Room
Kitchen
Master Bedroom
The Loft
Bathroom
The Farm
The Gazebo
The Herb Garden
The Farm Pond
Mommas and Babies
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Quadra Island, British Columbia

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TandT94
Vancouver, B.C.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“A great base from which to explore Quadra”
Reviewed 16 August 2011 for a stay in August 2011
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We stayed at Willow Farm Cottage while attending a family event in Campbell River August 12 - 14/11 and found it to be a lovely spot.

The cottage is very comfortably furnished, with a fully-equipped kitchen and a fairly spacious living room with TV and DVD player, and is also extremely clean. The sleeping set up consists of two bedrooms upstairs, one with a queen bed and the other with two singles. This was ideal for our family of four. There is also an fold-down couch bed in the living room that could serve an additional 1 - 2 guests. All beds were comfortable and the place is dead quiet at night. A rooster starts crowing early but we slept through him by the second day.

The farm itself is also lovely. The owner Sandra could not have been friendlier or more accommodating, but because the cottage is separate from her residence you also have all the privacy you want for family time. There are three affectionate and rambunctious border collies to delight dog lovers, but the cottage is fenced off if you don't want to play with them or are allergic. Sandra took our kids for a great tour of her goats, horses and sheep, which was the highlight of their trip.

The cottage has its own gazebo, with picnic tables and other seating, which would work well fro family barbecues. We were not there long enough to use that area but plan to on our next stay.

This would be an ideal place to set up for a week or two exploring all the many recreational opportunities on Quadra. it is handy to Rebecca Spit, a grocery store and the ferry to Cortes.

All in all, highly recommended.

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Travelling group: Family with Young Children
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Glendale
Reviewed 26 July 2011 for a stay in July 2011
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Travelling group: Family with young children
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Friends getaway Families with young children
Families with teenagers Tourists
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meccia
Central Saanich, Canada
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“simple pleasure”
Reviewed 15 March 2011 for a stay in March 2011
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Sandra and her Collie’s were great hosts.
The cottage was cozy and the farm charming.
Serene Rebecca Spit was a walk away and the hiking trails were picturesque.
Aroma’s coffee was fantastic and “the locals” friendly.
The island had a welcoming, relaxed, and arty feel.
Thank you Sarah and Marvin.

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Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Older travelers Families with young children
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