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Reviewed 4 December 2007

Stayed for two nights - it rained non stop but we didn't need any excuses to stay inside by the cosy log fire and enjoy the hospitality of Rex and Ruth and our conversations with them and the other guests. A great place to stay!

1Thank Mary_Woking
Reviewed 19 October 2007

What can we say that hasn't already been said. Lovely hosts, both Ruth and Rex are a joy. Super location near the river and much more. Delightful accomodations, super clean and of course expertly decorated. We are already looking forward to another visit to Vancouver and the Thistledown!

2Thank Honeymooners-in-2007
Reviewed 18 October 2007

Thistle Down is right at the top of our list of B&B's. What a wonderful experience. We have to echo "Little Leon's" review (as we were there at the same time). The rooms are delightful with full roomy baths, the breakfasts were among the best we have had, and the hosts were as warm and friendly as can be. We...

Thank Woodinvillefoodie
Reviewed 16 October 2007

As beautiful a city as Vancouver is, I would go there just to experience ThistleDown House!! From the moment we arrived, we felt like we were visiting the dearest most charming friends, Rex and Ruth. Our bedroom, Mulberry Peek was perfect; so quiet and comfortable; I only wish that we had stayed longer than two days. The breakfasts each morning...

3Thank Little Leon
Reviewed 15 October 2007

Our experience could not have been better - we'll be visiting Vancouver again and again, and couldn't possibly stay anyplace else!!

Thank Kuerzi
Reviewed 14 October 2007

We stayed at this wonderful B&B because we were paying a visit to our niece in North Vancouver . We enjoyed ourselves so much we returned for the last day of our vacation. I would rather stay here than at a stuffy hotel like the Fairmont,the breakfast is even better . This will certainly be our choice in the future...

Thank Magical56
Reviewed 14 October 2007

after reading reviews of thistledown house on tripadvisor and seeing the constant stream of "excellent" ratings I believed that this must be the best place to stay in Vancouver even before arriving.The reviews are all right!! it is the best !! I cant imagine anywhere could be any better!! from the lovely building to the lovely people nothing could be...

Thank mandk111
Reviewed 23 September 2007

From the moment we walked in the door we fell in love with the great people and the sweet hominess of the place. Their gardens are too be unsurpassed and the gourmet breakfasts still makes our mouths water.

Thank munjack
Reviewed 11 September 2007

Thistle Down House is a Bed & Breakfast lover's dream realized. The entire experience there is one to savor: the rooms are inviting, comfortable, exquisitely decorated, and well-appointed; the delectable breakfasts are extraordinary in both planning and presentation; and friendly eagerness to be helpful is the hosts' hallmark. Although we discovered the place simply by chance during an internet search,...

Thank ambermom
Reviewed 8 September 2007

What a wonderful place to stay! We had a lovely, well decorated room, comfortable bed, and a beautiful setting in North Vancouver. We so looked forward to the breakfast each morning. It was a highlight of our stay. Fresh ingredients, well prepared, and the variety! Our hosts, Rex and Ruth, could not have been nicer. They seemed to genuinely care...

Thank PastimeTraveler

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A highly acclaimed, award-winning 1920 heritage-listed Craftsman style property fully restored and filled with fine antiques and works of art from around the world. Six rooms, all en suite, are beautifully finished and furnished and equipped with many amenities. Afternoon tea is served and breakfast is deliciously creative and multi-course. Fifteen minutes from the core of the city, ThistleDown House is situated on Vancouver's spectacular North Shore. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ThistleDown House

Address: 3910 Capilano Road, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4J2, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > North Vancouver
Price Range: RM731 - RM1,122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — ThistleDown House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“I don't think there is a bad room!”
 of 5 bubbles 297trishm, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles 223michaelh, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Several rooms, including ours, appears to be opposite the busy street in the front. Confirm when you book a room.”
 of 5 bubbles Tump01, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are individual, tasteful and very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles alisong956, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are great but one does open out ot the garden and back yard.”
 of 5 bubbles debinskino5, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
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