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Black Bear Resort
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Reviewed 28 July 2012

Room was large and very clean. I was pleasantly surprised, especially after the previous nights disastrous stay in Prince Rupert. The night desk clerk was very nice. And there was a breakfast provided in the morning which helped offset cost of the room. I do understand that "location is everything" and there are limited options on this part of the island which in part explains the higher price.

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Thank Mark I
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Reviewed 27 July 2012

Although the Black Bear considers itself a resort, it is a motel of good room-quality for those, who arrive or depart with the Inside-Passage-ferry. So there is a huzzle and a buzzle late in the evenings (ferry arriving) and early morning (ferry departing). Spending a night there going to/coming from the ferry is OK. But I would not stay there longer for vacation. The rooms are good, spacious, new and clean. But the price is fairly high (too high) for a motel. Breakfast is awful.

  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Thank StefanWilberg
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Reviewed 18 July 2012

This is the second time I've stayed here with my wife.We had a very comfortable room with a view across the town and over the water towards Sointula and Malcom Island. The room - more mini-suite - had cooking facilities and there were two large gas barbecues that guests could use. The staff made us very welcome and the complimentary breakfast is one of the best I've had in North America. I would recommend the Black Bear to anyone looking for somewhere to stay in or near Port McNeil.

  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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3  Thank David R
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Reviewed 17 July 2012

Avoid the run down overpriced places in Port Hardy catering to captive BC Ferries trade,
and stay in Port McNeill down the road, service centre of north island. Compact and attractive town with most services, and BC Ferry to Alert Bay and Sointula, worth the short trip. Several older hotels and motels, Haida Way has good food, Black Bear is across the road and fairly new, family operated, built by owners who ran a local cedar mill. Good personal service and staff all try to help. Attractive timber sided buildings, with a row of cabins being built. Large for a motel, lovely views over the town and harbour, huge car park for trailers and campers., and a covered outdoor eating area, with bbqs. All modern, well maintained and very clean. Breakfast room in reception building has a pretty good buffet with most standards, fruit, yogurt, eggs, waffles, toasters, pastries and good coffee. Doubles as a meeting room for groups. Several good pubs and restaurants down on the harbourfront.
Satellite flat panel TVs, wifi reaches most areas on the large site, complimentary computer in reception area.
Not quite a resort, although aiming for that and getting there; has a spa building with good indoor pool, whirlpool, saunas, exercise equipment for guests, and massages/beauty treatments.
High end prices for the area but worth it considering the facilities. Have stayed there several times, planning a group trip, consistent and friendly service.

Room Tip: All rooms good, built around central parking area, more privacy upstairs. Downstairs you can park outside room.
  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled solo
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2  Thank WinesRus
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Reviewed 17 July 2012

It was super clean, I was missing my shower curtain when I got in there as they had washed it!!! Very impressive as the Travelodge and many other places I have been don't seem to (they always smell like pee after they get wet...ewwww). They fixed the problem right away and apologized!

Room Tip: get one on the top floor for a view if you don't mind carrying your stuff up a flight of stairs
  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled on business
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