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The Artists Point Bed, Breakfast and Phototours

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Lincoln
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Having driven north from Crofton and the ferry from Salt Spring Island we were happy to arrive at our destination where we were staying for 3 nights. The accommodation is super quality, spacious, quiet and comfy. Rolf made us very welcome and was able to advise about local places to eat. We spent the first day exploring the local area... More 

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staffordshire
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

The long drive to the north of vancouver Island is well worth it for those seeking to learn more about First Nations culture and view the abundant wildlife We used the Artists Point as a base for our stay to visit Alert Bay and we also spent another day with Rolf and Pete on a boat observing the wildlife and... More 

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Alberta
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

We stayed at the Artist's Point for 4 nights while we were in Port McNeil and our host, Rolf, made us feel like we had just joined his family for those 4 nights. He went above and beyond to ensure we had everything we needed to enjoy our trip and our stay. The photo tour we had turned out to... More 

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South Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Our family of 3 stayed here for 4 nights and didn't want to leave. The accommodations were like a 1 BR suite with an amazing view! Everything was clean and breakfast was really nice with fresh baked items and homegrown fruits/vegetables! The photography tour with the owner was the best we had ever experienced in 1 day!! More than we... More 

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los angeles
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Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

My honey and I spent a couple of nights and one fun adventure filled day of wildlife photo tour with Rolf. By far, it was the best part of our sojourn to Vancouver Island. First the B & B... Rolf has made the lower level of his beautiful house into a suite for guests. The bed is fantastic. The bathroom... More 

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Cypress, California
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Reviewed 8 October 2015

We chose to book 3 nights at The Artist's Point because of the rave reviews on TripAdvisor. Our experience met and exceeded our expectations in every way! The first floor apartment was: private, clean, colorfully decorated, had a beautiful ocean view from both the bedroom and living quarters, and included friendly horses grazing in the pasture just outside the apartment.... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

We don't normally stay at B&B's but after reading all the great reviews about The Artist's Point we were quickly got in contact with Rolf and booked 3 nights. The accommodation is in the basement suite of his beautiful hillside home overlooking the water: small kitchen (sink and fridge), living room (pull out couch), walk out patio, large bedroom (king... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

We spent four nights at the Artist’s Point B & B and couldn’t have been happier. We had our 17 year old grandson with us and the apartment was wonderful as we all had our own space. Breakfasts were healthy and good especially the homemade bread. Our short walks to the rocky beach in front of the B & B... More 

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Oudkarspel, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

The Artists Point is a superb B&B near Port McNeill. Rolf and Monica were excellent hosts and Rolf (a professional photographer) even gave me some advise concerning a problem I had encountered with my SLR camera. Hindsight is a wonderful thing and had we not already booked for a grizzly bear trip I would have booked a day with Rolf... More 

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Courtenay, Canada
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

Large bathroom and large living room with a fridge and a sofa bed. The host, Mr Hicker is very friendly and helpful. He made homemade bread for our breakfast. Her friend Monica made California rolls with Crabs from their neighbour's fresh catch. They let us tried the smoke salmon they had also home made. It is a back to nature... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Artists Point offers one large new guest suite which includes a living room, a bedroom and a private bathroom, totaling 60sqm/645sqft. Our property is 2.3 acres with ocean view, only 3 minutes to a beautiful peaceful beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Artists Point Bed, Breakfast and Phototours

Address: 1003 Ocean Pl, Port McNeill, British Columbia V0N 2R0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Port McNeill
Price Range: RM464 - RM660 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“There is only one room and it's great!”
  • Superb sunset
  • Stunning view from the bedroom
  • (Bed)Room with a view!
 of 5 bubbles 640SueS, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Bring a couple of apples to feed the friendly horses!”
 of 5 bubbles Wes_C688, 5 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Options not relevant - you have the whole of the ground floor overlooking the water - enough said !”
 of 5 bubbles Roger-Brenda, 31 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Call ahead for sure, they get booked up pretty early.”
 of 5 bubbles guycMurilloOntario, 15 Jun 2014 | Read review
“We drove around Port McNeil and looked at other B&B's and hotels while we were in the area and really felt that we had picked the best place to stay.”
 of 5 bubbles melaniem75, 22 Jul 2013 | Read review
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