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Bedroom with queen size bed and cotton or linen beddingGuests can make themselves a simple breakfast in the small kitchenette
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Entire guest suite
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Ishbel is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

A charming, small but comfortable self-contained suite on a quiet street in Ganges, the Island's main town. Leave your car behind and walk to the famous Saturday market. Discover local artists in the galleries, visit unique shops, enjoy casual or gourmet dining in the town's cafes and restaurants.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM


134 Reviews

B User Profile
December 2018
This suite is cozy, serenely quiet and beautifully decorated. The location is perfect. I stayed in December and was able to walk to town, to the park and to the pool easily, even in the dark. The hosts have thought of every detail. They even helped me out when I realized I had fo…
Matt & Victoria User Profile
Matt & Victoria
November 2018
Our stay was great. The studio has everything you need and the host let us check in earlier, which was amazing. She has lots of local maps and hiking guides at the house. The location is amazing, walking distance to everything downtown. Veey clean. Highly recommend.
Heidi User Profile
November 2018
This space is so clean and nicely decorated and the location is great. The bed is extremely soft which didn't work for us and left us both very sore and sleep deprived. I'm not sure if the mattress is old and it should be said that we are used to firm.
Ishbel User Profile
Response from Ishbel:
Sorry to hear you found the mattress uncomfortable. If you read my guests' reviews, you'll see that many have commented on how comfortable they found the bed. Of course it is impossible to please every taste.
November 2018
Chris User Profile
October 2018
The accommodation has everything you need for a few days stay on Saltspring. Ganges is nearby and has plenty of restaurants and art galleries just 10 -15 minutes away. We weren’t cooking during our stay, but there are adequate kitchen appliances for a self catering stay. After a…
Martin User Profile
October 2018
Even better than described. Exceptionally clean, many amenities, great location, great host and excellent value. Couldn't wish for more, we'll definitely be back!
Debra User Profile
September 2018
Impeccable space~well thought out compact suite...everything we could possibly want or need! LOVED IT !
Kelly User Profile
September 2018
We really enjoyed our stay at Ishbels place. It is very accessible to Ganges for walking to all the amenities there. Very well equipped for the size of the suite.

Hosted by Ishbel

British Columbia, CanadaJoined in November 2012
Ishbel User Profile
143 Reviews
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Ishbel is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm a retired university teacher, originally from the UK, but more than half my life has been spent in Canada, first in Montreal and more recently Vancouver. I have travelled widely and lived and worked in the UK, Canada, the US and Japan. I am interested in history, current affa…
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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