What is(are) your name(s)?
Shaoron and David Murray
For how long have you been running a B&B?
Please share something about the history of your present bed and breakfast.
We are a small Mom and Pop operation that specialize in "a true experience". A clean and relaxing atmosphere, beautiful manicured yard, and a 5 star breakfast.
What are the unique characteristics of your B&B?
Relaxing yard with a flower garden. Air conditioned comfort. Antique decore. Friendly hosts. Wi-Fi available.
Based on your guests' opinions, what feature of your B&B has made their stay special?
Please describe in short your bed and breakfast and its general services and amenities.
Relaxing yard with a flower garden. Air conditioned comfort. Antique decore. Friendly hosts. Wi-Fi available. Transportation available. Dining area with a view. Lounge in the garden. Stand under the Douglas Fir trees.
How many rooms are offered at your B&B and what is its maximum capacity?
2 rooms, capacity 4.
What kinds of rooms do you offer?
Queen bed room and a double bed room
Please describe the in-room facilities for each type of room in your B&B.
Slippers, robes, air conditioning. Beverage facilities available.
Which room is your personal favorite?
Queen bed room because of the larger bed.
What do the room rates include?
Parking. There is no tax.
Do you offer any special packages?
There is a rate reduction for longer stays.
What may guests expect from a typical breakfast at your property?
Fruit and yogurt cocktail with home made granola. Eggs in a variety of style. Beverage of choice. Pancakes. Ham.
When and where is breakfast served?
Breakfast is served in the sunroom with a view of the mountain glacier and the Alberni Canal. The time is at the choice of the guest.
Are dietary needs accommodated?
We can accommodate vegetarians and lactose intolerant guests. Notice would be appreciated.
Do you serve other meals?
Normally we serve no other meals. A glass of view may be served on special occasion at no charge.
Are there cooking facilities, which guests may use?
With special arrangement, cooking facilities are available.
Is your bed and breakfast suitable for children?
Our facilities are suitable for children.
Do you accept pets?
No we do not accept pets.
What is your smoking policy?
No smoking policy in the house.
Is there a parking facility on premises or nearby?
Parking is provided on the property.
Is your B&B suitable for disabled guests?
No, there are stairs.
What safety precautions are provided at your B&B?
Burglar, fire alarms.
What is your check-in/check-out policy?
Check out at 11AM. Check in at 3PM.
Are there a minimum number of nights for staying at your B&B?
How can guests check availability and make a reservation?
Phone and email.
What is you cancellation policy?
No deposit required and no cancellation fee. Obviously we would prefer as much notice as possible.
What types of payment do you accept?
Cash or personal cheques.
Is there a special etiquette that guests should know about and comply with?
Please tell us what things guests might enjoy visiting, seeing, doing, etc. in your area.
Fishing, boat cruise down the canal, Sytream train to an old operating saw mill. Historical sites.
Where is your B&B located and how it may be reached?
3590 Estevan Dr, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 5G8. Take the South exit into Port Alberni. Turn left just past the Hospital and up the hill to Estivan Dr.
What would you say to people who have never stayed in a bed and breakfast?
Private facilities in a homey atmosphere.