Guest Reviews

We’re pleased to share comments regarding our Chemainus B&B accommodation.
Let us make your stay at our Chemainus bed & breakfast equally enjoyable!

“Thank you Lilli and Paul – again! It is a delight to stay with you. There is evidence of so much attention to detail and care in both the breakfast and the room. Really a pleasure to stay and to see you again…”
-Marie & Charles, Victoria, BC

“I’ve been to lovely B&Bs all over Canada and Great Britain & none of them compare to the warmth, hospitality & cleanliness I experienced here. Well organized, the food was beautifully fresh, well presented and delicious. Wouldn’t ask for a more beautiful experience. Thanks so much!”
-Donna, Victoria, BC


“Wow what a fabulous find for us. We love your home & garden, the coffee & breakfast and hospitality are amazing. Our group of 4 felt comfortable to laugh and enjoy our visit with each other. Incredible 5-star accommodation – Great bathroom & shower too! With appreciation,”
-Martha & Grant, Victoria, BC and Mike & Kate, Comox, BC

“The struggle to find connection and meaning is the core of human existence. How wonderful it was for us to be reminded of the beauty and warmth that can still be shown. You have taken us in from our weary travel and become like family to us, opening your home and your hearts. We are forever grateful and forever touched.”
-James & Ella, Vancouver, BC and Latvia

“Wow – what an amazing experience staying in your lovely home. Breakfast was so delicious, we loved all the fruit! We’ve stayed at a lot of B&Bs during our marriage & yours was the best breakfast we’ve had. You make it so special with the gift you have in presentation. Your home is so peaceful too. Love your flowers & garden – beautiful!.”
-Pat & Paula, White Rock, BC

“What an incredible experience! You are the most fabulous hosts & the greatest chefs. Our stay was all we could have hoped for – and more.”
-LauriLei & Jim, Regina, Saskatchewan

“Delightful find – very homey & classy. Felt pampered & privacy was well respected. I would recommend to anyone who loves guest, beauty & service. Thank You”
-Gail, High River, Alberta

“You provided a restful place to fall, elegant, peaceful and charming … Having created and managed B&Bs on 4 continents, yours is one of the best, good luck & God Bless.”
-Mahogany, Australia

“What a beautiful oasis of calm and peace! You have such a lovely house, so tastefully furnished to cater to every whim. No little detail is spared and it was a joy to be with you! Many thanks!”
-Michael, United Kingdom

“I had the best sleep I’ve had in 10 years. thank you so much. Your home is lovely, and the breakfast was delicious. Thank you!.”
-Shelley & Ro-Che, BC

“Wir haben dieses B&B zufällig im Internet gefunden. Schon da hab ich mich in das Hauschen verliebt. Aber die Wirklichkeit übertrift alles. Alles is mit so viel Liebe her gerichtet. Da können wir nur staunen and uns wohl fühlen. Danke für eure Gastfreundschaft.”
-Franz & Moni, Schweiz (Switzerland)

“Thank you Lilli & Paul for a wonderful 3 day stay. Your B&B is the best! Spotless, comfortable, first class in every regard. The breakfasts were amazing, the presentation superb. Your location is ideal for a walk downtown, the veranda was a welcome retreat from the afternoon sun. Thanks again, hope to return soon.”
-Lorne & Jean, White Rock, BC

“This was a lovely B&B and suited us perfectly for a visit to the Chemainus Theatre which was within walking distance. Also visited the Sawmill Taphouse for dinner (good food & drink). Thank you to our hosts for a comfortable place to stay, very welcoming and the rooms and bathroom were spotless. The breakfast was a real treat and beautifully presented. Will recommend their B&B to our friends.”
-Tom & Sue, Victoria, BC

“Thank you for your wonderful hospitality. We loved the room and our breakfast was excellent. We shall return!”
-Joyce & Bill, Everett, Washington

“Thank you for all that you did to make my stay in your beautiful home so enjoyable. Your attention to fine details is remarkable, & the breakfast was delicious as well as elegant! I will return one day! Thank you!”
-Diane, Kelowna, BC

“Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us. It was so special for Bob and I to be able to visit the home where he began his life in May 1941! We loved the way you decorated and kept everything looking so cozy and “first class”. Keep up the good work and excellent service.”
-Bob & Zel, Arizona

“It was nice to visit again to renew acquaintance with Paul & Lilli. We enjoyed your hospitality & wonderful breakfast.”
-Rick & Donna, North Vancouver, BC

“I had a wonderful stay and really appreciate the hospitality, fine attention to the detail and calm atmosphere of your home, and care you give to make sure each guest feels welcome. Chemainus is a new favorite for me and I will be back.”
-Terri, Redwood City, California

“Your home is beautiful! Hospitality fantastic! What a wonderful, comfortable rest. Breakfasts … mouthwatering and good enough to even take a picture of! Enjoyed the excellent accommodation! Thank you for a perfect stay!”
-Ron & Wendy, Ottawa Valley, Ontario

“Our first trip to Chemainus – not our last! Thank you very much for a wonderful stay, gracious hosts, superb breakfast and very comfortable bed.”
-Anne & Murray, South Pender, BC and Cypress, Texas

“Beautiful colours & lovely linens and an extra special breakfast. Thanks for the memory.”
-Harold & Joan, Gold River, BC

“What gracious and accommodating hosts! … and what a beautiful location and lovely house. We had such a wonderful chat last night. This is truly the experience we enjoy over the dull and impersonal motel / hotel stays.”
-Dana & Sandy, Monument, Colorado

“As usual arriving/returning here is like coming back home! Your breakfasts amaze & delight. We look forward to our next trip to Chemainus.”
-Al & Marion, Penticton, BC

“We had heard about your wonderful B&B from friends & it certainly exceeded our expectations. Your place is beautiful & you are wonderful hosts. Thank you so much!”
-Tricia & Brent, Sidney, BC

“Pretty, lovely home. Thank you for opening your home to us. Wonderful food, very comfortable and the joy of your company! We will surely be back!”
-Rahul, Chandana & Leala, Seattle, Washington

“The best bed we’ve had so far in our travels. The hospitality and breakfast were splendid. Thank you for everything. We would stay another night if the rest of the island wasn’t calling.”
-Susanne & Jorg, Germany

“Well 2 years later & we’ve finally come back. Just as beautiful as before. Great hosts, perfect location & somehow you always seem to be able to order up some sunshine. Thanks again for everything!”
-Sylvie & Kerry, Vancouver & Maple Ridge, BC

“Wow! we have had a truly great B&B experience! Our first in beautiful Chemainus. You can be sure we will be recommending your beautiful home & hospitality to our friends too! Thanks you very much! “
-Marilyn & Bill, Peachland, BC

“Thank you so much for a lovely stay, and for the scrumptuous breakfasts. The Timeless Rose is a beautiful place to relax and recharge, and your kindness and attention to detail is the icing on the cake. See you next year! “
-Ruth and Fred, North Vancouver, BC

“One meets the nicest people on the walk of life. As I did with you both. Your grace & kindness & thoughtfulness was what I needed. Thank-you for the lovely conversation & breakfast. “
-Kimiko, Japan

“Beautiful breakfast and lovely home! Thank you for, yet again, an amazing little getaway to compliment the Dinner Theatre. We are glad we came back a second time – looking forward to the next visit!”
-Jenna & Jason, Victoria, BC

“The unknown is always a surprise and this certainly was! Your beautiful home you share with your guests is so warm & welcoming. I just love the decor to say nothing of the delicious breakfasts. Thank you to both of you for making these last two days so special.”
-Carole, White Rock, BC

“Thank you for treating us so well on our first visit. We will look forward to returning another time. Thank you for the wonderful breakfasts and welcoming atmosphere. Truly a pleasure to have stayed and met you both.”
-Mary-Ann & Myron, Calgary, AB