Harbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour HouseHarbour House

Seasonal waterfront property with a private beach, free breakfast, friendly host

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • The host was complimented for her welcoming service by several guests
  • Several reviewers found their rooms comfortable
  • Several guests praised the scenic location and the views from their rooms
  • Several reviewers enjoyed the food at the free breakfast
  • A couple of guests appreciated the private entrances to their rooms
Cons
  • No on-site restaurant
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Mar 18, 2014
Overview
*Harbour House is closed during the winter months.*

This seasonal property is situated on the waterfront and overlooks Ucluelet from across the water. Offering only three rooms, this house is well suited for guests comfortable with more intimate summer accommodations. 

All three rooms are smoke free and include free Wi-Fi, a flat screen TV, an en suite bathroom and a private entrance. One room features a private hot tub. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are not available. Dogs are permitted in all rooms. This house also has two dogs on site.

A free self-serve continental breakfast is available daily. Other on-site amenities include a private beach, a guest kitchen and a common room. There is no on-site restaurant. Free parking is available on site.

Pacific Rim National Park is about 12 minutes away by car, while the town of Ucluelet is about a 15-minute drive away and includes the Ucluelet Aquarium, the Du Quah Gallery, ferry service to Port Alberni, North Island College, shopping, dining and the Ucluelet Community Centre.

The Tofino/Ucluelet Airport (YAZ) is about 20 minutes away by car, while the town of Tofino, including shopping, art galleries and restaurants, is a 40-minute drive away. (All driving time estimates: Google Maps)
more
The Good
There were a limited number of recent reviews available for this hotel, among hotel review sites. However, among those reviews, this property received several glowing guest reviews and one reviewer described his experiences as "a relaxing stay in the middle of a marvellous environment."

Several guests described their rooms as generally comfortable, while a couple of reviewers enjoyed the privacy provided by the private room entrances. One guest was impressed with the private balcony and hot tub included with her room.

The scenic waterfront location and views from the guest rooms were praised by several reviewers.

The host was complimented for her friendly, welcoming and helpful service by several guests, while a couple of reviewers mentioned that the host helped them organize whale-watching excursions. A few guests described the on-site dogs as fun and friendly.

Several reviewers enjoyed the food served at the free breakfast.
more
The Bad
There were no common concerns or complaints found for this property, among the limited recent reviews available for this editorial. However, travellers considering this property may want to note that there are only three rooms and no on-site restaurant.
more

Show Sources
Sources
TripAdvisor.ca ranked this property #17 out of 33 B&Bs and Inns in Ucluelet, with an average score of 4 out of 5, from 20 reviews.

Booking.com gave this property an average score of 8.2 out of 10, based on 11 guest reviews.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
Writing chose Tammy from the moment she could hold a pencil. The stories may have changed through the years, from creative fiction to television news reporting, but Tammy's passion for words (and fondness for pencils) continues on.
Guest Reviews
7.9
Good
#
6 / out of 8
hotels in Ucluelet

Rated 7.9/10 based on 29 reviews

Ranked #6 out of 8 hotels in Ucluelet

29
Map Marker Harbour House
1451 Port Albion Road, Ucluelet, BC