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Serenity by the Sea Retreat

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 12 July 2015

The building is a work of art and full of art work and books galore about natural healing, yoga, treehouses, finding peace, and all manner of positive discoveries. It is hard to describe the architecture. The rooms are all uniquely angled with soaring ceilings and lofts. The grounds are green and peaceful, although a bit overgrown. If you are inclined,...

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1Thank whirledgirl
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 5 October 2014

My wife and I have stayed at 3 other B&B places on Galiano Island and this is by far the best. At first my wife was disappointed because we didn't have a bathroom in the room we were staying at, and there was a spider on the wall that needed to escorted to the window. However once we laid down...

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Thank Jon S
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

When planning our trip to Galiano Island, we decided on Serenity by the Sea B&B as our home base. What a lovely place! Our hosts Chidakash and Shera were warm and welcoming, breakfasts were delicious with home made pancakes and French toast (and lots of fresh and unique toppings) and the stunning Windsail Room with it's private balcony were what...

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1Thank Sheabuttah
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 13 July 2014

This Bed and Breakfast has so much potential, and perhaps its prime was years ago because unfortunately it was not up to par for reasonable accomodations. PROS: -beautiful forested location right on the water with gorgeous views -very friendly hosts -beautiful art CONS:-on arrival did not know where to go, noone seemed to be around to greet. Signs directing where...

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Thank lovinglife_TO
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 15 May 2014

This is such an amazing, healing spot. I came to stay for a week when I was having trouble healing from a bad concussion. I stayed for a month and was able to return to the city and finish my PhD. The hosts care very much about the land, the space, and everyone who stays there. The peace that it...

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Thank NattyD1977
vancouver
Reviewed 23 August 2013

I left Vancouver feeling tired and a bit stressed from the usual daily grind. I was headed to Galiano Island to visit my daughter and my search for accommodation led me to Serenity by the Sea B & B. The price was right, it was available, the location was very good, and the fact that a friend endorsed it clinched...

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1Thank annet58
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 21 August 2013

At the last minute a friend and I booked a room to share at Serenity by the Sea, needing a short getaway from our daily grind. I looked forward very much to what I hoped would be a beautiful environment in which to rest and relax. To say that this place, and its proprietors, Shera and Chidakash exceeded my expectations...

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Thank Kelsey W
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 8 July 2013

I stayed at this wonderful B&B and it was very unique. The hosts are very special people and made my stay a most memorable experience. I booked here because I wanted to get complete rest and recover from a lot of stress. I received tasty, nutritious meals, plenty of undisturbed rest and lots of TLC. The beautiful ocean front setting,...

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Thank BCTraveller154945
Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 8 June 2013

I so enjoyed meeting my hosts, Chidakash & Shera Street, during my stay with them last week! The accommodations were very comfortable and cozy, the food was delicious and nutritious, and the word game we played in the evenings was SO MUCH FUN!!! We laughed and laughed until our sides hurt! I loved the peacefulness, tranquility and magic of the...

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1Thank Harmoney R
Edmonton
Reviewed 24 September 2012

This experience was so different than any other B&B that I've stayed at, and I've stayed at many, that I don't know where to begin. There were some problems but also some fantastic moments all set in a stunning garden on the ocean. By a landslide, this place is run by the two quirkiest owners in my 20 plus years...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Serenity by the Sea Retreat is a waterfront retreat haven with quiet, creative spaces--perfect if you are seeking quality time alone or with a friend, for re-connection, reflection, or healing and creative play. Cocoon yourself in a cozy, nurturing accommodation to relax and recharge your batteries. Enhance your retreat with massage, reiki, and a myriad of special features and services. Enjoy nature, sky and sea from our cliffside tub by the sea. Our garden embraces the dynamic vibrancy of waterfront, the soothing energy of our ponds and waterfall gardens, and the personal gifts of our meditation circuit and classic labyrinth. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Serenity by the Sea Retreat

Address: 225 Serenity Lane (off Ganner Dr) | RR2 Galiano Island 42-14, British Columbia V0N 1P0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Galiano Island
Price Range: $113 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“All good, just ask.”
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