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VANCOUVER ISLAND - ELES ESCAPE B and B by the SEA

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
Private Room
WE HAVE MOVED!! Still UPSCALE * AFFORDABLE * but no longer pet friendly...sorry. Join us on the deck for WELCOME HEALTH WISE TAPAS or wander minutes to the ocean to soothe your spirits. It is our intent to EXCEED your EXPECTATIONS with : SUMPTUOUS & ARTFUL breakfasts, QUALITY linens & amenities in the QUEEN Billabong Room PRIVATE relaxation areas, WiFi & Satellite, We are MID ISLAND for all your adventures, minutes from the waterfront city of Nanaimo, 10 minutes from the ferry, 18 minutes from the airport and 1+ hour drIve from Victoria. SIX NIGHT maximum booking. The local pub, bakery, medical unit, grocery store is a 3 minute walk. Our background is tourism, education & archaeology. Come share your travel stories with us. We will happily assist you with travel plans. Please note,...WE HAVE MOVED!! Still UPSCALE * AFFORDABLE * but no longer pet friendly...sorry. Join us on the deck for WELCOME HEALTH WISE TAPAS or wander minutes to the ocean to soothe your spirits. It is our intent to EXCEED your EXPECTATIONS with : SUMPTUOUS & ARTFUL breakfasts, QUALITY linens & amenities in the QUEEN Billabong Room PRIVATE relaxation areas, WiFi & Satellite, We are MID ISLAND for all your adventures, minutes from the waterfront city of Nanaimo, 10 minutes from the ferry, 18 minutes from the airport and 1+ hour drIve from Victoria. SIX NIGHT maximum booking. The local pub, bakery, medical unit, grocery store is a 3 minute walk. Our background is tourism, education & archaeology. Come share your travel stories with us. We will happily assist you with travel plans. Please note, owners are on site. $120Canadian per room MAXIMUM 2 GUESTS per room. MAXimum SIX NIGHT stay. At VANCOUVER ISLAND ELESESCAPE B&B by the SEA it is our intent to exceed your expectations! Check our site for more information. Reviews on Trip Advisor, TOURISM BC APPROVED ACCOMMODATION FOOD SAFE CERT. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: BCAPPROVEDACCOMMODATIONMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Two night minimum booking. We have 2 overtly friendly Old English Sheepdogs Absolutely no smoking anywhere on property. We use pure soap & organic products wherever possible. It is our intent to spoil you so kindly let us know of allergies, food dislikes etc.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Barbara I
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed 3 May 2019

We enjoyed our two night stay at Barb and Jack’s beautiful home. We felt so welcome from the moment we arrived. There were so many small touches that made this stay so memorable, from the delicious appies when we arrived, chocolates on the bed, fresh...More

Date of stay: May 2019
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Definitely comfortable as far as the living arrangements. Not a separate living quarters as the owners are downstairs but they keep to themselves. Every morning you are treated to restaurant worthy breakfasts and if taking a day trip will be offered a picnic basket to...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 May 2015

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Date of stay: May 2015
ELES ESCAPE B a... B, VR Owner at VANCOUVER ISLAND - ELES ESCAPE B and B by the SEA, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2015

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Reviewed 11 February 2014

Comfortable bed, tasteful decorations, delicious breakfast, beautiful beach, friendly hostess...... all contributes to this place not just a B&B, but a place you feel like home. Of course the lovely sheepdog Ele is a sweetheart you won't forget. We stayed here for 3 nights. Despite...More

Date of stay: February 2014
1  Thank Katy L
Reviewed 17 October 2013

My husband and I stayed with another couple at Ele's Escape B & B by the Sea for three nights in October. We were warmly welcomed by Barb and her beautiful sheepdog, Ele, and were immediately treated to snacks and beverages as we took in...More

Date of stay: October 2013
1  Thank Aff2013
Management response:Responded 16 October 2013

Much thanks for the great review. You four were great fun and the reason we enjoy our guests so much! Do come visit again - Vancouver Island has many more...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2013

Everything about this B&B was excellent. The hosts are extremely interesting people, the facilities are excellent and the food is amazing. Don't be fooled by the outside (which is nice but the inside surprises) - the decor inside is modern, updated and well appointed. We...More

Date of stay: August 2013
1  Thank Bruce O
Management response:Responded 2 September 2013

It was our absolute pleasure to host you at VANCOUVER ISLAND - ELES ESCAPE B&B by the SEA. Our reward in hosting our amazing guests always centres around both their...More

Reviewed 29 May 2013

Where to start? The guest bedroom has a comfortable queen size bed and more than enough space for luggage. The private bathroom is right across the hall and stunning and very spacious. Barb's attention to detail is incredible: his and hers bathrobes and slippers, a...More

Date of stay: May 2013
1  Thank rdv221
Management response:Responded 29 May 2013

Thank you so much for both the review and choosing ELE'S ESCAPE B&B by the SEA. You two were such a delight, you must come back! I hate to tell...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2013

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Date of stay: February 2013
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Reviewed 21 March 2013

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Date of stay: June 2012
Management response:Responded 21 March 2013

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ALBERTA
Reviewed 20 March 2013

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Date of stay: July 2012
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Deck
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Patio
Porch
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Staffed Property
Telephone
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Wi-Fi
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Five minutes North of Nanaimo, BC in historic Lantzville. We are minutes from the ferry and airport. Take a day trip to surf, shop, hike, kayak or visit historic spots. If you prefer we can book you into a spa, set up whale watching or kayak tours and so much more! Find yourself - on beautiful Vancouver Island where living is easy and the locals are exceptionally welcoming! Nanaimo Latitude: 49.16438 Nanaimo Longitude: -123.93666
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VANCOUVER ISLAND - ELES ESCAPE B and B by the SEA is able to accommodate up to 2 guests. See all property details.

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