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Harbour House Hotel

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Seaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After booking a room that was non-refundable, then a few days before we arrived we were sent an email saying 'It is our pleasure to inform all arriving guests that we have begun renovations on our main hotel building. As such, all guests will be directed to the rear of the property (annex building) to access our lobby, reception and...

1Thank hayleykh
Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say about this hotel. Well nothing good that's for sure. It started right at arrival. See what they don't tell you is that the hotel is under full construction and only one wing is actually open. There is garbage and junk everywhere and the building is mostly covered in construction plastic. But hey we were there and...

2Thank Jasmine M
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this hotel a week ago. The hotel is under renovation, which we did not know when we booked. The "included" breakfast consisted of some muffins, bread (toast), cereal, coffee, tea and liquid yogurt. I am gluten free, so there was nothing there for me to eat. Luckily, we had inquired on check in, so we went to the...

2Thank Kathy and Nigel S
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Nice staff and clean smelling *but*... This place had grubby looking carpets and the worst mattress I've ever tried to sleep on. No joke. It was ancient, creaky, uneven and felt like there were broken springs. I couldn't wait to get out and go home after my 5 hours of poor broken sleep. I might have slept on the floor...

2Thank Grahame M
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here in march for one night. It was very well priced. The hotel is still under renovation with no restaurant or bar open. The main part of the hotel is closed but we stayed in the "motel" style side. Our room was ground floor with direct access from outside. Each room facing the harbour had a balcony or...

Thank oscaroony
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We booked a room over looking the Harbour, which had a great view. The room was a good size with a fireplace. The TV was on the small size and sitting on the dresser rather than wall mounted, not ideal, but okay. Bathroom was a good size, tub a bit smaller There also was a mini fridge in the room....

Thank 2peastrekking
Reviewed 10 January 2017

When we told friends we were staying on Salt Spring Island, we were told to stay here. It was obviously once a wonderful hotel that gave travellers and excellent experience. Unfortunately, it is now a sad, beaten up accommodation with no money offered for repairs or maintenance. When I called to make a booking I was assured that the room...

2Thank Jack W
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We stayed for 2 nights. The room was okay. It was clean enough, but room service didn't clean our room, make the bed or replace any of the supplies (soap, coffee or towels). Fair enough. I guess they didn't want a tip.

1Thank hellemm2017
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This is a down-and-out hotel in a decent location. There was no air conditioning in our room. The window had no screen so we took our chances on a bug free night to cool down the room. The promised garden walk is a complete bust. There is no restaurant but the pub across the street was fantastic.

1Thank Froosh
Comox, Canada
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Booked a two nite stay with a coupon, decided to pay an extra 30$ a nite and got the upgrade. Very happy we did. It was a lovely large honeymoon suite with a corner jetted tub for two. We also had a cozy ocean view deck with a gas fireplace although we never used it. As the restaurant was closed...

Thank debbiegal

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Harbour House Hotel offers year round accommodation on Salt Spring Island. The hotel is located at the head of the Ganges Harbour, overlooking the Marina, just walking distance to the Ganges Village area. Most guestrooms offer harbour views of stunning Gulf Island sunrises with fireplaces, patios or large balconies. Pet friendly; non-smoking environment; free wireless internet & parking. Local activities include hiking, kayaking and whale watching. The Marina is located across the street where bike, scooter and car rentals are also available. The hotel has an Audubon Society 3 GreenLeaf Eco Rating and is a Certified Green Accommodation with the Salt Spring Island Chamber of Commerce. We look forward to welcoming you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbour House Hotel

Address: 121 Upper Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 2S2, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Salt Spring Island
Price Range: $87 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Harbour House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Harbour House Hotel, Restaurant And Organic Farm
Harbour House Hotel, Restaurant & Organic Farm Hotel Salt Spring Island
Harbour Hotel Saltspring Island
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Harbour Views are nice”
  • View from our sundeck
kathyandnigels, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“No more than 2 people to a room. Front rooms have balconies.”
  • Despite the lack of comfort, the setting was phenomenal.
  • Our broken TV
jackwO7240AD, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“No comment.”
hellemm2017, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book a corner room.”
debbiegal, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room that has no couch unless you have a dog, otherwise room is a little crowded”
242czp, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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