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Blanket and Spoon - We have retired!

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4853 Aho Rd, Ladysmith, British Columbia V9G 1G8 Canada See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

Of all the places we stayed during our recent Rocky Mountaineer and Canada road trip (which included several 4 and 5 star hotels,) the Blanket and Spoon was far and away our favorite. The only thing that could have been improved upon was the length...More

Thank KohalaGal
Response from Carol S, Owner at Blanket and Spoon - We have retired!Responded June 24, 2018

Thank you for the lovely comments. It does warm our hearts to hear we are getting things right. It was so nice to start off our season with such wonderful guests!

Reviewed October 15, 2017

Blanket & Spoon was our last stop on our tour of British Columbia - what a perfect way to end our trip. A very tranquil, peaceful setting which was completely relaxing. The accommodation ( we stayed in the Carriage House) was of a very high...More

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Reviewed August 24, 2017

From the moment I made the reservation, I knew this was going to be special. Carol answered all my emailed questions with detail and humor. We went to Vancouver Island to celebrate our 25th Anniversary, and enjoyed everything about Blanket and Spoon. There are two...More

Thank Donna C
Response from Carol S, Owner at Blanket and Spoon - We have retired!Responded August 27, 2017

We enjoyed your stay with us, Donna and John, as much as you enjoyed it! It's so wonderful to have guests who have become friends by the end of their stay. Thank you for the wonderful review. We take great pride in Blanket and Spoon...More

Reviewed November 28, 2016

Shayne and Carol have created an amazingly comfortable B&B in the countryside near Ladysmith. It is hard to rate as 5 is not high enough. The rooms are spacious, comfortable and beautifully kept and decorated. Plenty of privacy and in a quiet setting. Their hospitality...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2016

My husband and I went to Vancouver Island to celebrate his birthday. After much research I chose Blanket and Spoon based in part on the high ratings and we were not disappointed. Shane and Carol were very gracious hosts. Our room (the king room above...More

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Nestled on Woodley Mountain, Blanket and Spoon is a boutique B&B where breakfast is fresh and locally-grown and accommodations are well-appointed and comfortable. Chef/Owner Shayne Shepherd has More managed kitchens at some of Vancouver's finest restaurants and will make your stay memorable and delicious. Two night minimum stay required. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$114 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Ladysmith
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Number of rooms
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US$114 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Ladysmith
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Dining (19)
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"We preferred the Carriage House, but the suite in the main home is also lovely."
Jun. 23, 2018
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"Both suites are gorgeous!"
Aug. 24, 2017
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"The Carriage house is my favorite"
Nov. 28, 2016
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"Carriage House offers an amazing view of the garden"
Aug. 9, 2016
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