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Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed 8 July 2016

From time to time I stay on the island in a B & B. This was not a favorite. Not clean and not what I thought I would get based on what I paid which was way too much. There are many many beautiful B&B's on this island. Keep looking. Clean is important to me and privacy, this means locked...

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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We had a very relaxing and restorative long weekend at Serenity by the Sea. We stayed in the windsail room, which has an open feel and an excellent view with sounds of the ocean. Our hosts have lived on the island for decades and shared their unique experiences and artistic character with us. Don't expect a cookie cutter bed and...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 17 May 2016

A great deal of thoughtfulness went into designing this retreat and craftsmanship detail throughout. Our stay was at the chalet which had a view of the water from every room. Our hosts Shera and Chidakash were lovely and we enjoyed a special opportunity to view the Gallery and their beautiful home. We loved our long weekend stay. J&W

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

We stayed in Windsail room this weekend and were blown away with the beauty of the place. The windsail room is really cute and has its one private deck overlocking the sea and spring island. Shera and Chidakash were super hosts, who made us feel very welcome. We really enjoyed their company over breakfast as we learnt so much about...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We loved our stay in the Sunrise Suite at Serenity by the Sea. The location was breathtaking and so soothing for the soul. Our hosts Shera and Chidakash were welcoming and have created an amazing retreat. The harmony with nature was evident throughout the landscaping, from the bubbly creek on the property to the amazing gardens and views to the...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 15 February 2016

A fabulous property...very interesting layout. Beautiful rocky garden with a creek that runs to the sea. We arrived after dark, warmly greeted by Chidakash :) So amazing to wake up (sleeping right by a window) and look out at the ocean...it's right there! :D Shera and Chidakash are wonderful hosts!!

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Langley, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Peaceful, private, very nice view and a home full of sunlight. Everything we needed for feel good in simplicity. We stayed in the 'Sea view haven chalet' for two weeks. Galiano island is beautiful. Time is suspended and the marine life is active. Shera and Chidakash wasn't there during our holidays. It was John who welcomed us. He is very...

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 15 August 2015

One word for our stay: delightful. The location of this B&B was perfectly located with a great view of the sea. We slept with our window open, listening to the waves lazily lapping against the rocks below. But what really made our stay amazing were our hosts: Sharon and Cash. Sharon and Cash own the B&B and you quickly realize...

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Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Excellent reviews helped us choose Serenity by the Sea for our 50th Anniversary retreat, and we couldn't have been more delighted with our stay. Shera and Chidakash have created a beautiful retreat centre, filled with colour and built with careful attention to detail. Every angle of the rooms opens out to stunning views; the building was planned organically to sit...

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Delta, Canada
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We went to Galiano just for a few days to escape the hustle & bustle of city life. Having not been there before we really didn't have any preconceptions of the Island. As soon as we stepped out of our vehicle you feel the calmness and serenity.They have named this place well. The buildings are well weathered and give a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Serenity by the Sea Retreat is a waterfront retreat haven with quiet, creative spaces--perfect if you are seeking quality time alone or with a friend, for re-connection, reflection, or healing and creative play. Cocoon yourself in a cozy, nurturing accommodation to relax and recharge your batteries. Enhance your retreat with massage, reiki, and a myriad of special features and services. Enjoy nature, sky and sea from our cliffside tub by the sea. Our garden embraces the dynamic vibrancy of waterfront, the soothing energy of our ponds and waterfall gardens, and the personal gifts of our meditation circuit and classic labyrinth. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Serenity by the Sea Retreat

Address: 225 Serenity Lane (off Ganner Dr) | RR2 Galiano Island 42-14, British Columbia V0N 1P0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Galiano Island
Price Range: €78 - €116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Watch out for otters swimming aswell as bald eagles flying above”
 of 5 bubbles TIMPJL, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Sunrise Suite is stunning with soaring ceiling and wonderful views”
 of 5 bubbles lisbier, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“If you want a separate bathroom, get one of the separate suites.”
 of 5 bubbles 753jons, 4 Oct 2014 | Read review
“If you are going to stay here, would recommend the self catered cottage, and not to stay part of the main house”
 of 5 bubbles lovinglife_TO, 12 Jul 2014 | Read review
“All good, just ask.”
 of 5 bubbles BCTraveller154945, 7 Jul 2013 | Read review
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