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    Cow Bay Pioneer Guesthouse

    167 3rd Ave E | Cow Bay, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1K4, Canada
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$66
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          Overview
          • Excellent67%
          • Very good26%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “the kitchen” (31 reviews)
          “cow bay” (50 reviews)
          “private room” (14 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Kitchenette
          Multilingual Staff
          Pets Allowed
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Breakfast included
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 284 reviews

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          Every time I travel to Prince Rupert I stay with Pioneer Guest House. The rooms are very clean and the beds are comfortable. I enjoy meeting and talking with other travelers. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable. It is within walking distance of all the...More

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          Property's Favourite Review
          Reviewed 24 July 2016

          We've stayed two times at Cow Bay Pioneer Guesthouse, and both times it was a great experience to us. It's situated just a short walk away from Cow Bay Pier in a quiet surrounding. A clean kitchen with coffee maker and everything you need to...More

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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The staff were very friendly offering information about their guesthouse and the area. The facility was very clean & comfortable. The only negative was the city of Prince Rupert was currently working on the sidewalk so access was a little awkward, but of course, could...More

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          Response from The_Pioneer_Inn, Manager at Cow Bay Pioneer Guesthouse

          We are very happy you enjoyed your stay at our guesthouse. And we have great news! The work on our sidewalk has finished and our guesthouse is fully accessible again. We wish you safe travels - Juliane :)

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          I truly appreciate and am thankful for your friendly and hardworking staff whenever I was there. I had enough room to store my food in the fridge and on the shelves. The bathrooms and showers were always really clean.

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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          I have stayed here a few times and have nothing but great things to say about the place. The owner is usually on site and have great friendly staff. Will be staying there again in a couple weeks. Cheers

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          Crest Hotel
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Free Parking
          • Multilingual Staff
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$60 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
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          • British Columbia >
          • Prince Rupert
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Viv W
          We arrive on ferry from Port Hardy at 23:30 and with such late arrival not sure about transport to accommodation and which places would accept such late arrivals. We are two women early 60's.
          15 March 2016|
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          Response from Ian G | Reviewed this property |
          Bateman's Bay? I used to surf down your way when I was a reporter living in Canberra (and desperate to escape every weekend). Anyway, the Prince Rupert crowd is used to late arrivals off the ferry. There are cabs and nothing... More
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          "Great place clean cool and friendly"
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          "There is a guitar in the living area, which has to be played more often;)"
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          "Nice comfy room."
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          "Room #3 has two big windows with lots of light!"
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