1064 Balfour Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V6H 1X1
A charming turn-of-the-century bed and breakfast located near downtown Vancouver, the Balfour Inn offers your dream vacation accommodations.
|Accommodation Type |||Hotel|
|General Amenities |||Parking, Spa|
|Room Amenities |||Rooms Under $100|
|Payment |||MasterCard, American Express, Visa|
|Neighbourhood |||Vancouver City Centre|
|Cross Street |||Oak Street|
Profile Last Updated: March 18, 2008
The Balfour is centrally located in the historic Shaughnessy neighbourhood of Vancouver. It is considered a premiere Vancouver bed and breakfast accommodation. There is a direct route from the Vancouver International Airport, as well as from downtown Vancouver. Places of interest within walking distance include the Oak Street synagogues and the Granville Island Market. The Kitslano shopping area, Van Dusen Botanical Garden and Queen Elizabeth Park are nearby. There is lots of parking and public transit is located within a short walk.
The Balfour was built in 1902. It is situated within large landscaped gardens. Its bed and breakfast rooms feature both full en-suite bathrooms and semi-private bathrooms. Many of the rooms interiors’ have hand painted ceilings and faux finishes on their walls. The Balfour’s goal is to retain the charm, character and heritage of this historic mansion in their Bed and Breakfast service.
A full breakfast is included in all rates, and wireless Internet hook-up is available on request.Smoking is not allowed. However, smoking visitors may smoke on the outdoor deck for smokers.Pets are welcome by special request only, and children are welcome in the Family Room.Guests of the Balfour Bed and Breakfast are welcome to enjoy the gardens surrounding the house. They can also stroll along the wide streets of the Shaughnessy neighbourhood. Or they can simply relax, read a book and enjoy the grandeur and quiet ambiance of the Balfour house itself.
They offer accommodation services for selections of accommodations in other areas of British Columbia as well as a full range of spa and beauty services. In addition, they can provide you with more information about local attractions. They will also be pleased to reserve sight-seeing tours for you, offering pick-up and return from our front door.