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Up The Creek Backpackers B&B

Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
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  • Excellent96%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“his son”(6 reviews)
“the owner”(12 reviews)
“loaner bikes”(5 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
Room Service
Fitness centre
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
1 Star Hotel
Up The Creek Backpackers B&B is 14km from the ferry terminal at Langdale. It is a charismatic, family-run cedar house nestled amongst many large cedar and fir trees, and is an easy 10-minute walk to the "Heart of the Roberts Creek". The lodge includes a guest kitchen, large sun-deck...
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1261 Roberts Creek Rd | Roberts Creek Road, Roberts Creek, British Columbia V0N 2W2, Canada
43.2 km to Vancouver Intl Airport View nearby attractions and restaurants
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All reviewshis sonthe ownerloaner bikesother guestslaid backguest kitchensunshine coastgumboot restaurantmountain bikinggreat place to stayshort walklots of spacepicnic tableshouse is beautifulamazing staffstayed for weeksdown the road
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I planned a solo bikpacking tour last week and decided the sunshine coast was going to be my destination. I rang Martin on Wednesday and he offered me some brilliant tips and advice on how I should schedule my trip. I arrived Saturday evening from...More

Thank Jack M
Response from Martin P, Owner at Up The Creek Backpackers B&BResponded 1 week ago

Hey Jack, thanks for this awesome review and recognising the hard work that goes into making this place the perfect travellers haven. After so much time on the road myself it's good to be able to give something back to the travelling community. It's always...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 6 weeks at the lodge on the work and stay program where we got free accommodation in exchange for work. The work required was really reasonable and we had a lot of free time to explore. The lodge is really spacious and...More

Thank danielleshaw92
Response from Martin P, Owner at Up The Creek Backpackers B&BResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Danielle and Will, it was great having your help around here. The deck is still shining in full glory after the re-staining! Travel safely

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Love this place! Have stayed before, and this time in the Cherry cabin. If bathroom needs to be close by, maybe a room in the house would be better, but being out by the trees and somewhat separate is really nice The main house is...More

2  Thank Faolan D
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A wonderful wee haven that provides welcome respite from the city. My stay was rife with colourful characters from all corners of the world, so the multitude of communal spaces were greatly favoured for the kindling of conversation with others. The feeling of home away...More

1  Thank James E
Response from Martin P, Owner at Up The Creek Backpackers B&BResponded 6 October 2017

Thanks James, look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 5 September 2017

I am a bike tourer that has gone 4,500 miles from Virginia (east coast of America) to Vancouver. Martin, the owner, has traveled the world his entire life - he spent 5 years bike touring to so many fascinating places. There is a range of...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Price range
US$69 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Price range
US$69 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"Cherry Cabin is wonderful"
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"It offers a dorm, private rooms, and a cute cabin outside the house but close enough to the facilities"
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"There isn't a bad room"
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"Private, family, and dorm rooms on offer. Something for any type of group."
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