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Arcturus Retreat B&B

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
Stunning mountain and water views from our spacious deck. Relax in our quiet coastal setting. Stargaze from the hot tub or your private balcony. Home baking and warm hospitality our specialty. Full breakfast. Perfect for business travellers, couples or the whole family Walk to ferry, bus, beach & trails. 5km from Gibsons Landing and many shops, galleries & artisan studios. 2km from Sprockids Mountain Bike Park. Trailhead to Mt Elphinstone at the end of the street.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Public Wifi
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
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Vancouver Intl Airport35 km
Nanaimo Airport51 km
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

If you ever visit the Sunshine Coast in British Columbia, Canada - you must stay at Arcturus Retreat B&B! Celia & Stan provided us with incredible views, delicious breakfasts & outstanding hospitality! We can't wait to go back! We spent our mornings & evenings enjoying...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Tawn R
Response from bbgirlbc, Owner at Arcturus Retreat B&BResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you for the kind words. It was lovely to host you and help you enjoy so much of what the Sunshine Coast has to offer. Hopefully you'll be able to come again someday.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

We stayed here overnight on a trip around the Sunshine Coast Circle and it was lovely. Our upstairs bedroom, the Grizzly Room, had its own balcony and views over the bay.Our hosts, Stan and Celia, were very knowledgeable, recommended places of interest to visit the...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Beachpipi
Response from bbgirlbc, Owner at Arcturus Retreat B&BResponded 6 August 2018

Thank you so much for staying with us. Next visit we'll be sure to save time for the hot tub. Maybe next time you'll get to see the black bear....he was in the plum tree just a few days after you left. Hope you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Nice view, nice people, not my cup of tea, these folks did there best to make our stay comfortable, even came into Gibsons to pick us up when we missed our bus stop. I just can’t get my head around the sticker price, $168. /...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

From the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome and everything was explained about how to get the best out of or short stay. The location is close by to the ferry with great views and was easy to find and very convenient...More

Date of stay: August 2017
1  Thank howardb_2011
Response from bbgirlbc, Owner at Arcturus Retreat B&BResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We hope you enjoyed your North American adventure!

Reviewed 7 April 2017

We very much enjoyed our stay at Arcturus. Given our choice of rooms, we opted for the upstairs Grizzly Bear room and were so glad we did. Great views of the islands and mountains from up there. The hosts were very welcoming and happy to...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Brandon F
Response from bbgirlbc, Owner at Arcturus Retreat B&BResponded 10 April 2017

Thank you for your kind words. It was a pleasure to visit with both of you! Come again when you can stay longer.

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"The best ocean view was from the balcony in Black Bear room. The more spacious bathroom was in the Grizzly..."
21 Aug 2018
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"Ask for the upstairs, Grizzly Room - it has its own balcony and great water views."
30 Jul 2018
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"Ask for the Grizzly Bear room for best views in the morning"
5 Sep 2017
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"Two units upstairs are ideal for a 2+1 group"
16 Jul 2016
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US$136 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
CanadaBritish ColumbiaSunshine CoastGibsons
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