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The Francis Boutique Inn

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Brent and Sandra were fantastic hosts. They helped me write a card for my girlfriend for our anniversary which was very nice. Brent went over the attractions around ucluelet and tofino and showed us around the suite which is a nice personal touch. Awesome hot...More

Thank mriceman9700
Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for the glowing review! It was a true pleasure to host you on your anniversary and make it a special memory. Ucluelet, Tofino & Pacific Rim National Park are beautiful this time of year, as the rainforest makes it a nice...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

The accommodations for our 3 night stay were beyond expectation. Everyone who has giving this Boutique Inn and excellent review is bang on. What puts it in a category beyond excellent is the couple who own this Inn. They are extremely passionate in providing quality...More

Thank biggbenn11
Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 16 October 2017

WOW! Thank you so much for the glowing review! You are so nice to compliment us on hosting you. We have a true passion for delivering an amazing experience. Life is too short for average; and we try to go above an beyond to ensure...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Before booking, I spoke with Sandra and explained that we were travelling with my elderly, mobility-challenged parents. Sandra made a point of choosing the perfect room for them...and then another superb room for us. The accommodations are spacious, comfortable and very very inviting. My parents...More

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Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 6 days ago

THANK YOU so much for that glowing review! So humbled and glad you stayed with us... such a special moment to celebrate with family like you guys had the opportunity to do (The Francis is perfect for intimate group getaways). Ucluelet, Tofino & Pacific Rim...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

This was a quick 1 night trip but the luxury accommodations made it so worthwhile! Brent was a fantastic host and showed us some of the local sights and scene. The location is ideal and a short walk to coffee shops, restaurants and gift shops...More

Thank cabodave99
Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 12 December 2017

WOW! Thanks for the awesome five star review guys! Was a really pleasure hosting you during Storm Watching season. Ucluelet, Tofino and The Pacific Rim National Park are ideal this time of year, as everything is a bit quieter and you have the beaches +...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Never wrote a review before but this was how I found the Francis. We have had the pleasure of traveling for years and love when we are pleasantly surprised. This will go back into our return folder. The inn was only surpassed by the warm...More

Thank Alexalaine
Response from TheFrancisManager, Owner at The Francis Boutique InnResponded 17 November 2017

WOW! We're humbled... But we have to say... WE LOVED HOSTING you and the pleasure was ALL ours! Warmest regards Sandra & Brent.

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14 October 2017|
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Response from TheFrancisManager | Property representative |
Hi! The best time for Storm Watching is November to March. We get hit by about 10 - 15 mega storms every year. The season is filled with quiet trail and beach walks in the rain followed by a nice hot tub and fireplace upon... More
9 July 2017|
Response from TheFrancisManager | Property representative |
Hi Rindalah, Thank you for your question. Can you contact us direct on our website. Warm regards, Sandra Hinder General Manager & Proprietor Direct: 236-600-1750
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