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Holmesdale House Bed & Breakfast

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Located in Duncan BC, the Holmesdale House is a Victorian residence build by Rev. David Holmes in 1881, but fully upgraded modern luxuries! Nestled in the Cowican Valley, the Holmesdale House provides an excellent launching pad to see vineyards, totem poles, lakes and sea side, walk the Canada trail, try some golf and much much more. Close to Queen Margaret's Private school, and the Cowichan Hospital, the Holmesdale House offers a charming luxurious accommodation whether visiting loved ones or enjoying the abundant recreational opportunities.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Nestled at the end of a cul de sac this B&B was quiet and peaceful. We were warmly greeted by the owner Cassandra and offered refreshments. This is a small and intimate residence with two spacious guest rooms. The rooms were spotless, warm and cozy....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Robin H
Response from Holmesdale, Owner at Holmesdale House Bed & BreakfastResponded September 4, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is greatly appreciated. We are glad that you found everything to your liking. Hope to see you again. Cheers!.

Reviewed August 28, 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Cassandra and Essex made us feel at home. The home was in a quiet neighborhood near several attractions in the area. The rooms were very nice - both have en suite. The breakfast is deluxe continental, including Gluten-Free options, and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Holmesdale, Owner at Holmesdale House Bed & BreakfastResponded September 4, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is really appreciated.Helping people with special diets is one of our specialties. I glad we were able to help you enjoy the marvelous Cowichan Valley. Cheers! Cassandra

Reviewed July 13, 2018

We were warmly greeted by Cassandra & Essex. Our room was large and very comfortable with a large ensuite. The only negative that we can say is that the shower is small when the curtains are used. Other than that it was a lovely stay....More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Holmesdale, Owner at Holmesdale House Bed & BreakfastResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is truly appreciated. Your comment about the shower is an example of the challenge of keeping the historical ambience of the property, in this case a claw foot bathtub while still providing modern amenities,...More

Reviewed July 12, 2018

A beautiful home with such character and charm. The rooms are decorated so nicely. The owner was wonderful great talks and my breakfast was perfect while enjoying the beauty of the room. Would go back again! Thank you

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Holmesdale, Owner at Holmesdale House Bed & BreakfastResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is very valuable to this sort of business. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Perhaps we're 'll see you again sometime.

Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

This house is a real find. The owner told us that it is one of the oldest houses in Duncan. Not to worry it is fully modernised but it has some interesting artifacts dating back a hundred years or more. The rooms were very comfortable...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Jim D
Response from Holmesdale, Owner at Holmesdale House Bed & BreakfastResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is truly appreciated. As the oldest house in Duncan, we certainly faced some challenges with keeping the historical and yet proving modern convenience. I am glad that you were pleased with our solutions. Thank...More

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"All rooms are excellent!"
alisonj873
Feb. 2, 2018
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"The king bed was wonderful!"
J164CJbarbarad
Aug. 21, 2017
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"AC was awesome King Bed:)"
120janessab
Jun. 8, 2016
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"All the rooms were great"
handcreamgirl
May 30, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$134 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
CanadaBritish ColumbiaVancouver IslandDuncan
NUMBER OF ROOMS
2
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