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Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely time, we needed a place last minute, it was available and affordable we were very happy with our stay. It was really nice to have a fireplace, kitchen and hot tub. It was very self serve we never met the owners or workers in person but over the phone they were helpful.

Thank Heather B
Lumsden, Canada
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed one night here but if we had more time would have stayed two or 3. Affordable retro but clean place great feel of the simple cottage life of a different time. It's relaxing quaint and fun place to stay. It's not for you if your worried about decor that's matching but we lived it . Great deck cool...

Thank Carl D
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We stayed for two nights this past weekend with our two dogs. The cottage was very nice, and well suited for a longer stay given the full kitchen and a decent amount of living space. We were also lucky to have a fenced-in backyard for the dogs. The location is great, as well. We had our car so were able...

Thank awakie
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 24 February 2015

I was at Driftwood (14th visit I think), and once again had a most peaceful and relaxing time. This was my first winter stay and it was magical. Some of the trees were bare, which offered up even better views of Active Passage. The grounds were more still and quiet and the coloured lights in the fruit trees made it...

1Thank CNewWell
Coquitlam, Canada
Reviewed 29 December 2014

Driftwood Village is a great place to stay on Galiano Island. The accommodations are simple-- don't expect many frills here. However, the place had everything we needed, beautiful location, charming cottage, lovely grounds, and a very friendly owner/staff (I'm assuming we were dealing with the owner but didn't confirm). We'd definitely stay here again if we head back to the...

Thank kimberlandia
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 November 2014

This grouping of motel-like units is intended for people who want down-to-earth charm, not snazzy modern luxury. It felt a bit like a time-warp to the 1960s, but in a calming way - things have not changed here much, putting you in contact with the way Canada used to be. We stayed here for a weekend in three units, with...

Thank ProfRonM
Galiano Island, Canada
Reviewed 12 October 2014

This is the most affordable and beautiful place to stay on Galiano Island. You're close to stores, restaruants and parks. Ocean views, sunrise, clean and accomodating. Great love nest for two, or familly weekend retreat. We had a great time there and plan on going back! Driftwood Village is a unique place, an amazing getaway!

1Thank Dallas E
Port Moody, Canada
Reviewed 13 September 2014

We stayed at Driftwood Village during our daughters wedding weekend. Amid the flurry of wedding activity the village was a peaceful place of refuge. It was relaxing to sit on the deck and sip our coffee and take a time out. The owner was very courteous, personable and helpful. The bed was great. Once the wedding was over I slept...

1Thank Dave M
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2014

My husband + I stayed for 2 nights at Driftwood cottages and we had a really nice stay. The cottages were clean, comfortable and full of character. We enjoyed eating our meals on the verandah and finishing our day soaking in the hot tub! Thanks again guys, we highly recommend your cottages! Laura + Ryan.

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Had a lovely 2 nights at Driftwood cottages. The management was kind enough to shuttle our group around when needed, which was really appreciated. They really went above and beyond to accommodate our group's needs. The hottub and badminton was a nice touch and local beaches were beautiful. The deer and variety of birds to see were a treat as...

Thank Tour Desk B

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Self-contained cottages feature full bath and kitchen facilities, free wi-fi and cable, quick access to many parks and trails and a beautiful setting overlooking Active Pass. Enjoy the outdoor hot-tub or curl up in front of your private fireplace. Pets welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Driftwood Village

Address: 205 Bluff Rd. E., British Columbia V0N 1P0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Galiano Island
Price Range: $113 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Driftwood Village 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“# 9 has an ocean view, easy parking, jacuzzi.”
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“The Bird cabins are ideal for familys. We were very cozy at the Robin.”
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“For two guests the Arbutus is perfect!”
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 of 5 bubbles canewell, 12 May 2011 | Read review
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