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English Bay Inn

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Reviewed 2 August 2014

My husband and I discovered this lovely place at the last minute. What great luck. The location is wonderful, the accommodations comfortable and impeccably clean and appointed. Breakfast is delicious and interesting every day and Alberto, our host, could not have been more gracious and helpful. I highly recommend the inn and hope to return.

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Whitby, Canada
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

Although the English Bay Inn B & B wasn't conventionally hosted by a couple, Alberto did a fantastic job at being a friendly and talented host. When we arrived he took the time and pleasure to give us the grand tour of the lovely late 1950's guest house. Common rooms were well appointed in gorgeous furniture and decor. We stayed...

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KY
Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

Located two blocks from the beach and Vancouver's sea wall, two blocks from Stanley Park, two blocks from a delicious assortment of international eateries, and two blocks from the bus stops. There cannot be a more convenient location. The Inn is nestled between two high raises in a charming, quiet, beautiful residential neighborhood. The breakfasts are delicious; served in a...

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Andover, Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 July 2014

This small, intimate, and beautifully decorated B&B is the perfect spot to walk to many sites in Vancouver. Alberto is there to welcome you and cook a wonderful breakfast with fruit and a different main dish each morning. We took advantage of enjoying the living room and the covered outdoor patio to enjoy a glass of wine and snacks. We...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 July 2014

This inn is a very enjoyable B&B type establishment (and not to be confused with the very different English Bay Hotel that’s located on Denman Street). This inn’s location on Comox Street is perfect. It’s on a pleasantly quiet street, but only 2 blocks from busy Denman Street with its plethora of restaurants and shops and it’s only a 2-3...

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Chicago
Reviewed 30 June 2014

My pattern was the same almost everyday that I stayed here. After an extremely tasty and ample breakfast, I would walk a block and half to Denman St. and buy a day transit pass at the 7 Eleven on the corner. The number 5 bus will take you to Robson - shopping, art museum, more restaurants. The C21 will take...

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San Jose
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We spent 6 days in room 5 at the English Bay Inn. This is a comfortable 2-level room at the top of the house. Alberto made us feel at home and cooked a variety of wonderful breakfasts, including salmon frittata, french toast, omelettes, salmon quesadilla, and croque madam. Each breakfast also included a fresh fruit salad, excellent coffee, orange juice,...

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Reviewed 24 June 2014

A charming B&B, with gracious hosts Alberto and Jacy. Excellent breakfasts -- omelets, quiche, fresh fruit, good coffee and juice. Our family of four stayed the first 3 nights in Rooms 4&5, then together in the basement suite (with kitchen) the last 3 nights. Room 5 was a delightful loft unit, and the basement apartment suite was nice for the...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 June 2014

We stayed for a week and English Bay Inn felt like home but with better breakfasts. An excellent place to stay and an ideal base to see most of downtown Vancouver from. Jacy made booking easy and Alberto was a very helpful host and cooked excellent breakfasts. We especially loved the fruit plates and the good coffee but the omelettes,...

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United States
Reviewed 16 June 2014 via mobile

Our family of 8 got 4 rooms at the English Bay Inn. We loved the hospitality we received from Alberto. He made delicious breakfasts and was very accommodating to our family. The rooms do not provide A/C units but with the open windows, it was very cool. My only compliant was that it took a while to cool down room...

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West End
A hodgepodge of landscapes, the West End combines verdant gardens and blocky modern architecture, with Victorian bits and Edwardian bobs in between. It is a paradise for takeout food, take-away coffee, and perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to take in dusk settling over the water, or to jog along with the sunrise, offering breathtaking views at any time of day. The West End merges together so many looks and flavors probably because it functions a hub: its the leafy pit-stop between nightlife and entertainment venues along Davie Street, and the shopping paradise that is Robson Street, offering visitors beautiful parkland to rest on, and quick, easy food to re-fuel with in between ventures.
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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
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The English Bay Inn has been running as a bed & breakfast for more than 20 years. This beautifully maintained home is located just 1 block to English Bay, The Seawall and Stanley Park! Enjoy delicious breakfasts daily for stays in Rooms 1 thru 5, or go it on your own in Room 6, the full apartment with 2 Queen Beds & a full kitchen. ... more   less 

Additional Information about English Bay Inn

Address: 1968 Comox Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1R4, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > West End
Price Range: RM710 - RM1,200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — English Bay Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you want the biggest room choose Room #5”
Leilei326, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid room 3”
michael186311, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 is excellent, albeit involves a few more steps as it is across two floors. Make sure to reserve a free car park if you are driving.”
M5107RNmichaelc, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 has no view (window opened to the next building). Also a bit noisy in the morning as the kitchen was just outside the room.”
MissCanuckTurkey, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Downstairs apt was very well lit. Screened windows could be opened for ventilation. Dining area is small space--good for 2. Fine kitchen.”
aehj, 30 Jan 2016 | Read review
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