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Glass Bottle House

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Highway 3A | Boswell, British Columbia V0B 1A0, Canada
+1 250-223-8372
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Unique attraction

The attraction is very unique and interesting. A bit pricy for what it really is but worth a stop... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Matt P
via mobile
So cool

This place is worth the stop. So interesting, we were there in the summer and it wasn't too... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Surrey, Canada
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Highway 3A | Boswell, British Columbia V0B 1A0, Canada
+1 250-223-8372
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The attraction is very unique and interesting. A bit pricy for what it really is but worth a stop anyway. The lady at the ticket booth was super awsome, energetic and passionate about the exhibit as well as the surrounding area....unfortunately the girl doing the...More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This place is worth the stop. So interesting, we were there in the summer and it wasn't too crowded. I have seen a couple others but not totally made from bottles

Thank Brownfish35
Reviewed 9 March 2017

There is no other place like the Glass Bottle House. The beautiful winding road along the Kootenay Lake, or the longest free ferry ride in the world...they are all part of the gorgeous journey that will lead you to this must-see attraction. Take the time...More

1  Thank 65Laurie
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had read about this site in a travel magazine so looked for it when we were on a trip to Idaho and Canada. It looks like a castle sitting at the edge of the highway. It was the wrong time for tours so we...More

1  Thank Traveling4452
Reviewed 5 September 2016

i won't spoil the fun but I never would have guessed what this was made from. Cost is 10 a person (might be a bit much for this but we didn't mind spending it after we had the tour) with a short tour of the...More

1  Thank stampmouse
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We visited the Glass Bottle House at the end of August and were not disappointed. I had visited once before when I was younger (1975) and remember it being worth the stop. On this visit we were greeted with a warm welcome and the history...More

1  Thank Missmeww2
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I love stopping to see things like this on road trips! Beautiful landscaping, unique layout, spectacular views, and a friendly staff. And ironic - such a stunning home built out of embalming fluid bottles... crazy.

1  Thank Janine S
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The house if quite a site and very interesting story. Tour guide spoke way to fast and we felt very rushed through the site. The cost for admission is a little pricey for the short 3 min narrative tour and then you explore on your...More

Thank GandM2Travels
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This house is very interesting to see. It is made of thousands of embalming fluid bottles. The owner was an embalmer and funeral home owner who collected all the bottles himself after retirement - he drove around the country getting them from other funeral homes....More

1  Thank Susan D
Reviewed 22 July 2016

A long way to go, but so pleased we did.the house is constructed of embalming bottles, the owner was a funeral director and travelled around collecting them after he retired. A very compact cosy home, with the most beautiful Lake views

Thank MaggieAu
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