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New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Planned on staying for two nights and extended for one additional night. We really enjoyed our stay. The new innkeeper, Patrice, was wonderful; very welcoming, informative, and accommodating. The breakfast was fantastic, and plentiful. The location is great. You can either walk into town, take a water taxi right behind the B & B, or take a 10 minute drive...

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Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Patrice is the new Innkeeper of this wonderful B&B and she does a fabulous job managing this Inn! This is such a cute place, just a few steps from the water and adjacent to a small park. We truly enjoyed our stay here and Patrice's yummy breakfasts. Patrice is welcoming, very friendly and ensures that her guests have everything they...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We had stayed in this B&B a few time over the past several years when Sue & Zen were managing. It has certainly changed. The glasses in the bathroom had toothpaste on the bottom, the mirror was terribly dirty and the bathroom floor was sticky. The breakfast glasses were dirty on the outside and dirty dishes were still in the...

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Waymarker, Guest Relations Manager at Across the Harbour Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

First of all, thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We appreciate all comments as that kind of feedback is what is going to help us improve. We apologize that your most recent stay was not up to our standards. As of this week we have a new Innkeeper; Patrice, and she has a strong background...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

A friendly, knowledgeable host with a lot of useful sightseeing suggestions. The rooms varied in sizes and prices but comfortable. A fantastic location, across the harbour with an enjoyable, picturesque walk into Victoria. The breakfasts were creative and flowing with maple syrup.

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We had booked for just two nights in this B&B, towards the end of our 4 week trip to Western Canada. First impressions count for a lot, and these were pretty poor! The host was dressed rather shabbily and on entering the carpet on the stairs was grubby and stained. Our room was spacious and quite well equipped with no...

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Waymarker, Guest Relations Manager at Across the Harbour Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments as we value all customer comments, both positive and negative. We do apologize that your experience was not up to our standards. We have recently hired a new Inn Keeper, Patrice, and she has a very strong background in the hospitality industry. We do hope that you come back and try us again.

Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

While I am not a picky person...I struggled somewhat with this place. The good: 1. Don was very knowledgeable and nice. 2. The house was in a great location being a short drive away. 3. The walk way was great. 4.Gabys restaurant is fantastic. 5. Bed and bathroom was nicely cleaned. The not so good: 1. I think the keeper...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2015

This bed and breakfast has lovely rooms and is in a great location, really easy to walk or take a water taxi into the heart of Victoria. First time we'd ever had a soufflé for breakfast- very nice!! Don, the host, was also extremely helpful with advice on local restaurants and excursions. would certainly recommend!

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Great location, wonderful quiet rooms, fantastic breakfasts with a beautiful breakfast dining room. Would definitely stay stay there again! Don, the innkeeper is a wealth of knowledge! New rooms, totally renovated, with wonderful jet tubs.

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 8 September 2015

This is a great B & B...it is not in the center of things, but in a charming pretty area. We booked all 4 rooms..all very comfortable and quiet. The breakfast/sitting room is upstairs, so if you have trouble with stairs, this wouldn't be the place for you.Don fixes great breakfasts, and we enjoyed our evening bottle of wine. Part...

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Courtenay, Canada
Reviewed 6 August 2015

A friend and I stayed in the Orca room for a girlfriend retreat in August. Whereas the temps were high outside, the room itself was fairly cool. Saving grace was the huge ceiling fan over the bed and being on the second floor we could have the two windows open and leave them open. Suite and bathroom were clean and...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our contemporary west coast home overlooking Victoria's outer harbour on the quiet side of Victoria. Relax in your private guest room with 3 of our 4 rooms offering king size beds, jetted tubs and fireplaces. Each of our tastefully appointed rooms offers TV/DVD player, complimentary wireless internet and ensuite bathroom. Enjoy artfully prepared breakfast in our harbour-view breakfast room. Browse our complimentary DVD library and enjoy popcorn, bottled water, coffee, tea, hot chocolate and apple cider anytime. From our door, stroll the picturesque ocean walkway to town or in-season, hop a water taxi and experience the Inner Harbour by boat. Complimentary on-site parking is provided. Sea kayaking rentals are right next door and scenic bicycle trails are nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Across the Harbour Bed and Breakfast

Address: 485 Head St, Victoria, British Columbia V9A 5S1, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Price Range: $160 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“All the rooms are clean, quiet, so you would not have any problem when choosing”
ElaineM797, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I love the room that looks out on the garden on the main floor.”
denisen738, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“To have easy access to shared space I would request a room upstairs (there are two).”
krufrank, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet!”
GrannyCalgary, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We loved the room called Kingfisher. upstairs, but Right next to breakfast area.”
Gaila33, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
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