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Red Lake, Canada
Reviewed 9 July 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Blackbear Guest House. We stayed 2 nights in the Osprey Room - the wall of windows offers a wonderful view of the inlet; the bed and linens were very comfortable and the claw-foot bathtub and cosy bathrobes were a treat. Jay lit a campfire for us and we were able to enjoy the sunset...

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Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 9 July 2013

We stayed for 2 nights at the Black Bear Guesthouse and we absolutely loved the house with its big windows, beautiful decoration, luxurious bathroom and amazing surroundings. Breakfast was delicious and provided lots of energy for a day full of activities. Bobbi is a wonderful host and Teresa, who helps in the house, is really friendly. We would love to...

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Thank Judith S
Hertfordshire
Reviewed 24 June 2013

We stayed with Bobbi, Jay and little Auley for 3 nights and the Osprey room we had was perfect. They were full of great idea's and recommendations for our days in and around Tofino. Breakfast time is agreed to suit guests and Bobbi served up cooked breakfasts each morning along with her homemade granola. The whole house is decorated with...

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Thank Tracy B
Vancouver
Reviewed 4 June 2013

Bobby and Jay were great hosts, always giving awesome suggestions for things to go and see. Their helper Teresa was also very nice, and both ladies made unbelievable breakfast's always hot and ready when we went into the kitchen. I really enjoyed that they care for the environment and live healthy lifestyles themselves, even providing eco friendly shampoo&conditioner in the...

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Thank Katie M
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 4 June 2013

We stayed here this weekend, absolutely amazing house, so clean, comfortable and beautifully decorated. With spectacular views. Bobbi and Jay (& Olly) wonderful hosts, so friendly and Teresa's breakfast were delicious! They even accommodated my request of gluten free at the last minute without any questions. Thank you for a wonderful stay for our first trip to Tofino, we will...

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Thank AliAndyS
Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2013

Panoramic view of Chesterman Bay with quiet solitude to match the views. Friendly and informative hosts. Did I mention the great wholesome breakfasts? Clean, comfortable, nothing missing! enjoy your visit there as much as we did!

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Thank Joan L
North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 21 May 2013

Family visit. Great location, peaceful, with wonderful view over the Inlet. Bobbi was great hostess, cooked and served delicious breakfasts. Spotlessly clean comfortable rooms and great to have lounge area available for sitting/talking. Felt very comfortable, welcomed and relaxed.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 April 2013

Our family stayed for four nights over Easter in the suite. The apartment was spacious and fully equipped with everything we could have possibly wanted, and more. The hosts, Bobbi, Jay and their young daughter, were very hospitable and knowledgable about the area. Riding their bikes on Chesterman beach was one of the highlights (as well as eating at Tacofino...

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BlackBearGuesthouse, Owner at Black Bear Guesthouse, responded to this review

So glad you guys enjoyed your Easter holiday vacation. Thanks for the great review!

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 23 March 2013

We stayed for a week during the Pacific Rim Whale Festival and left engaged!! This place won us over. Bobbi and Jay are wonderful hosts, you don't see them until you need them, at which point they are a your door to help. We stayed in the guesthouse, complete with it's own hot tub! Luxury in the woods, candles, plush...

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BlackBearGuesthouse, Owner at Black Bear Guesthouse, responded to this review

Wow! Such a fantastic review, thank you! Was really lovely meeting you both and we are so happy your stay exceeded your expectations. We'll look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. All the best guys!!

Canmore, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 23 February 2013

This was my first visit to the area and I chose the Black Bear Guesthouse by chance.......but now will visit again by choice! It was a "girls" weekend break and everything was wonderful! We had the suite with our own kitchen and it was perfect. We made daily visits into the hot tub and were blown away by the peace...

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BlackBearGuesthouse, Owner at Black Bear Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks or the great review ladies! So glad you enjoyed your stay and was great having you stay with us! Come back and visit soon!!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Black Bear Guesthouse, a brand new Westcoast designed home, overlooking the beautiful calm waters of Clayoquot Sound. Offering two accommodation options, a full self catering vacation Suite for the traveller looking to book their home away from home and a simple, clean comfortable room and private bathroom for the budget conscious guest. Guests are welcome to walk around the property to view the Inlet tidal waterfront. The Bay is a protected wildlife sanctuary with river otters, bald eagles, osprey, harbour seals and if you're lucky you'll spot a local grey wolf. Come experience the tranquility of the Inlet side of Tofino. Whether you're here to relax, rejuvenate or seek adventure, Black Bear Guesthouse is your home away from home. We are within a few minutes walking distance to popular Chesterman Beach with its long sandy shoreline and great surfing. The town of Tofino with all its amenities, restaurants and boutique galleries is only a 5 minute drive down the road. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Bear Guesthouse

Address: 926 Black Bear Lane, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range: $135 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Black Bear Guesthouse 3.5*
Number of rooms: 2
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“If you don't mind not having a TV and kitchen take the Cedar room - it is very cosy!!”
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“The Osprey Room for the best views of the inlet and the sunrise”
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“Osprey Room has full width Panoramic view across the Sound.”
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