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Dalton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 September 2012

We stayed for two nights following a 5 day kayaking trip. We are right in line with the other excellent reviews. The quality and design of the lodge, which is also Scott and Tanya's home is superb as is the secluded setting overlooking a quiet inlet. Scott recently opened a coffee shop in town which serves just about the best...

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Sydals, Denmark
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Magnificent room well equiped, gerat bathroom, fantastic wiev over the sea. Unique surroundings. Situated rigth outside the quiet town of Uclulet. Prepare your own dinner in the room or make your stay exceptional by dining at Norwood.

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La Crescent, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 11 September 2012

He-ten-kis Lodge is a post-and-beam type of home with three guest suites. We stayed two nights in early September. Scott and Tanya's home is modern and attractive and quite secluded, compared to many of other cabins in Ucluelet. It has a lovely view of a secluded cove, somewhat protected from the full brunt of the Pacific but with a nice...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Although Tanya was not at home when we arrived, our room (#3) was available and initial impressions were very good. We had a lovely time here and Tanya was very helpful in providing transport to town in the mornings, as we were travelling on foot. There is no breakfast provided at He Tin Kis, which is always a surprise to...

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tanya007, Owner at The He-Tin-Kis Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure meeting you. I was happy to give you rides around Ucluelet, as the West Coast of Vancouver Island does not have a lot of public transportation. I will be doing the same for guests arriving today (FYI - If you book with us and are traveling on foot, please let us...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 27 August 2012

After driving through Alberta and B.C. and staying in a number of "regular" hotels, it was a wonderful treat to spend a weekend at this lodge. A beautiful setting and a very welcoming atmosphere. We'll definitely be recommending the He-Tin-Kis Lodge for anyone we know heading out to Vancouver Island!

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Paris, France
Reviewed 18 August 2012

I don't know where to start...Maybe with the owners, Tanya and Scott who welcome you like if you were part of the family, want to make sure you'll have a great stay, their house is your house, Scott built it with all his heart, he and Tanya both love this place, you can feel it and they want to share...

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Ossett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2012

Stayed at He-Tin-Kis Lodge for 3 nights in June 2012. We had the suite with the Jacuzzi. The room is very well appointed and kept spotlessly clean. Tanya is very friendly and helpful with advice of things to see & do in town and near by, and makes you feel welcome as soon as you arrive. We will defiantly stay...

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1Thank prf-76
Reviewed 2 August 2012

This is an amazing place to stay. We enjoyed a great 2 night stay in July. We really enjoyed walks down to the beach and looking at the beautiful views offered by the lodge. The mini kitchenette was very useful. There is only one suggestion we have, you could only wash plates etc. in the bathroom so a small sink...

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Ellensburg, Washington, United States
Reviewed 29 July 2012

This small and unique lodge was just what we’d hoped for: comfort and privacy, a refreshing change of pace from the usual tourist accommodation. Nestled among huge old-growth trees on the edge of Barkley Sound, we watched a black bear forage across the inlet from our living room window, and were entertained by whales spouting in the deeper water just...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 16 July 2012

The lodge is just as we expected; wonderful views, very comfortable room (even the sofa bed was great) and a lovely restful place, as one would hope for in such a location. We would highly recommend it as a get-away.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The He-Tin-Kis Lodge offers 3 beautiful, self-contained oceanfront suites with spectacular Southwest facing ocean views. Maximum 2 people per suite. Privately situated in a preserved, old-growth rainforest, perched 50 feet above the ocean, in a quiet, pristine bay. Conveniently located near the town center, yet also in the middle of the stunning Wild Pacific Trail. Each suite has a private entrance, connected by a common corridor, and offers private oceanfront balconies. West Coast Contemporary Post & Beam Design. Designer Décor. En-suite Jacuzzi and/or Soaker tubs. Mini-fridge, microwave, coffee maker, kettle, toaster & dishes. Surrounded by nature, wildlife, and breathtaking beaches! This is an amazing West Coast Retreat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The He-Tin-Kis Lodge

Address: 366 Reef Point Road | P.O. Box 861, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Barkley Sound > Ucluelet
Price Range: €75 - €162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The He-Tin-Kis Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“We stayed in the executive suite (#3) but I'm absolutely sure every room is good.”
 of 5 bubbles 773rustys, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All great views”
 of 5 bubbles Ammanluv2travel, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are only three suites in the lodge, they are all excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles KevinT888, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Quiet and pretty”
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“It looks like all the rooms have a similar view, though one might have stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles archaeoExplorer, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
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