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The Pine & Picket B&B

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Amherstburg, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are not enough words to describe the Pine and Picket! The very best of accommodations, location and the most out standing hosts you will ever want to meet, Ania and Ingvar. Breakfast prepared by Ania an amazing chef ,are out of this world.. A must in your bucket list is to stay here.

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Burnaby, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Pine and Picket for 2 nights during Easter weekend... Ania and Ingvar are great hosts! Room is very clean and quiet atmosphere.. Breakfast is yummy :)) Ania accommodates all dietary restrictions. Also loved Ingvar's songs and stories... The location is very close to Departure Bay ferry terminal. Overall - really worth it!!

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 16 April 2017

It was only a one day stop in Nanaimo during our spring break family vacation at end of March, we picked this B&B because of many excellent reviews. We definitely made a right choice!!! The hosts are very nice, room is clean and quite, with interesting decorations. Breakfast was delicious, also accommodated with special gluten free option. We accidentally broken...

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Courtenay, Canada
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I've stayed in many B&Bs over the years and the Pine and PIcket in Nanaimo ranks top for me for food, atmosphere, location and comfort. But what really places it above the others for me was our host Ingvar. I was in town for 2 nights for lengthy but out-patient surgery and he bent over backwards to assist myself and...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We had a great time at this place, clean, tidy and very homey. We were made to feel very welcome on a snowy winter weekend away. The host gave some great local tips to explore the town, and shared breakfast with us while he serenaded us with his charming voice. Would recommend to anyone. Great food, great place, great company...and...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I forget how many times I have been to this B&B, but it is my all-time favourite on Vancouver Island, and on this most recent visit, I discovered the hidden culinary skills of the proprietor, who conjures up Thai dishes with aplomb as a special treat, while the lady of the house dazzles with her banana flambe for authentic Belgian...

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Canton of Nidwalden, Switzerland
Reviewed 13 October 2016

It was lovely. The room was fantastic. The bed was comfortable. The breakfast was delicious. The couple was lovable. A nice litte Restaurant next to the B&B. The village was nice too. Just a perfect stay to recommend.

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Buffalo
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Very comfortable beds. We had to leave very early in the morning which was not a problem for our host. We had a grea tour of his various fruit trees and an opportunity to drink some home made wine. Would recommend this place to anyone. It is very convenient to the Departure Bay Ferry.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Location is a little outside of downtown Nanaimo but in a lovely, quiet residential neighborhood with good view of the waterway. We stayed in the front room and had a small balcony on which to have a glass of wine before dinner. Ania made the most delicious breakfast and the presentation (with edible flowers from her garden) was straight out...

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable stay at this lovely, small, B&B. The hosts are so friendly and welcoming....not to mention intensely entertaining. Anya's breakfasts are unbelievable. I didn't realize that she is a french culinary school graduate....and it definitely shows at breakfast time. The only minor suggestion I have for the Madagascar room....move the TV across from the bed if...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A short walk from the Nanaimo ferry terminal with incredible views of Departure Bay & Newcastle Channel. 2 beautifully appointed rooms with private ensuite bathrooms, sundecks overlooking the waterfront, close to kayak rentals, seaplanes; one of your hosts is a French Chef! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Pine & Picket B&B

Address: 511 Drake St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 2S8, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range: RM318 - RM398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“All rooms in home are excellent”
lbrochert, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Provence Suite and it was good.”
702aartis, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Separate cottage great for family; front room has view of water; luxurious back room very quiet. Each room has private large bathroom.”
Giselaine, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Front room (Provence) as harbour view, Back room (Madagascar) has a view of the garden; both are spacious and beautifully appointed”
Dragonfly285, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“lovely host, best breakfast, comfortable bed”
j0landa87, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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