Riverview Bed and Breakfast

Box 787 , Okotoks, AB T1S 1A9 Canada (Show map)

About

A beautiful 12,000 square foot home located overlooking the Sheep River on 80 acres. This home is conveniently located 15 minutes south of Calgary Canada. Rooms include private bathroom ensuites and all include river or mountain views. Amenities include a large swimming pool, hot tub, games room, and a large theater. There are also many quiet sitting areas. Rooms are equipped with DVD players and 32" LCD TV's. Wifi access is provided.

Reviews

Overall
4.2

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  • Guest room4.1
  • Service4.2
  • Value4.1
  • Cleanliness4.4
  • Onsite Dining4.1

Great place to stay

4.2 on June 21, 2016

My husband and I are from New England and it is difficult to find a nice Bed and Breakfast in other parts of the country. Owner/staff were friendly and shared info on nice places to eat close by. They were friendly and welcoming but not overbearing. Views to die for and the location is just beautiful. Clean, comfortable and as private as you want to be. Highly recommend a visit here.


Short and sweet

3.8 on August 14, 2015

While in town for a wedding, we had the pleasure of a very short stay (just one night). We felt like we had had a little visit with friends! The owners were warm and welcoming and even though we could not stay for breakfast in the morning, the 'chef' packed us up a lovely bowl of fruit and perfectly done bacon to go! He did not get a chance to break any egg yolks for us¿¿. We would love to stay again in the future. Spectacular setting for outdoor wedding! We stayed in the Zen room. Bed was super comfortable. Only drawback to the room is that their is no place to put our toiletries in the bathroom. Definitely recommend!


Getaway

4.6 on August 27, 2014

Very nice, quiet location. We enjoyed our stay.


Fabulous Get-away - yet so close!

4.0 on August 11, 2014

We had a great last-minute stay here, and found that between the theatre room and the pool table and hot tub, we didn't need any other entertainment "out". It was quiet and restful, peaceful and beautiful. Highly recommended.


Beautiful place!

4.4 on July 08, 2014

This was our first time at a bed and breakfast and it was a great experience. The outside property is beautiful with great landscaping down a hill at the back of the house. There is a big wrap around deck with places to sit and relax and enjoy the view. The house felt warm and cozy, but it was very quiet. Lots of places to relax inside the house too. There is a big games room, and drinks that you can make for yourself (tea, hot chocolate, coffee). The pool house is beautiful with many windows. Our room, the Pond room was a good size and nicely decorated...the bathroom could use updating. Breakfast was really good....waffles with fresh fruit, eggs, sausage, mini muffins! This was a great place to stay and a very relaxing get away. We only stayed one night, but next time hopefully will be longer....you need more time to enjoy this beautiful place!


Our Grandson Mason's Birthday

5 on May 22, 2014

Outstanding experience. Second time here. Very clean, quiet, and excellent breakfast. Great people running B&B. Already booked again for late June. Well worth the price. Well recommended. Bob and Linda.


Best Place Ever

5 on May 08, 2014

This is the best place I have stayed. We booked this place for one night and it was worth it. The place is so spacious, we played pool, enjoyed the hot tub and the breakfast was great. I also like the fact that its out of the city and its so quiet and nice. I highly recommend this place to anyone.


Outstanding

5 on February 28, 2014

Loved this Bed and Breakfast. very accommodating, friendly and in a beautiful location. Will stay again for sure.


Beautiful Bed and Breakfast

5 on August 21, 2012

We stayed here for one night while in town for a wedding. We were not disapointed. Service, rooms, food were great. The house is absolutely beautiful, as are the views. Will definately stay here again. Thanks Josh. Glen and Judy - Campbell River BC


Relaxing and refreshing

4.6 on August 21, 2012

My girlfriend wanted to surprise her husband with a little getaway and invited my husband and I to join them. What a quiet and serene location with a gracious host and ample room to enjoy ourselves. As seasoned bed and breakfasters, this has to be one of the nicest ones we've come across. It was blissful to hang around during the day, swim in the pool, sit on the deck, and enjoy the games room while the other guests were in town or elsewhere. It was serene and homey without feeling cramped and we never felt that we were bothering the host nor were we underfoot either. A made-to-order breakfast was absolutely the icing on the cake in my opinion, although the pool area comes a close second!


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Rooms & Rates

Family Suite

Awesome 2 room suite with walkout french doors to the gardens

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 2 Twin

Four Seasons Suite

Beautiful suite with large private ensuite bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Riverview West Suite

Beautiful room with private bath and balcony with river and mountain views.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Riverview Suite

Beautiful airy room with private bath and balcony with river and mountain views

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Zen Room

Relaxing room on the main floor. Shares bath with one other room

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Pond Room

Gorgeous room with a pond view. Private entrance and bathroom shared with one other room.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

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Location

Location Type

Countryside, Mountains, Small town

Airport

Calgary, AB, Canada (YYC) 25 miles

Directions to property:

Latitude: 50.730838 Longitude: -113.882514 From Calgary, Alberta:

354032 80th St. E.

Take Deerfoot Trail south to Hwy #2, continue to follow for 11.1 kms once you pass under the Okotoks overpass. Turn left on 370 Ave & follow 80th Street north, turn right at the Riverview B&B sign.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Movie Theater, National/State parks, Nature area, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Ski area, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

BBQ grill, Board games, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Library, Piano, Private entrance, Secretarial services, TV Video games, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities, Wet bar

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Desk, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Turndown Service, Videos, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Mountain Bike trails, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool

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Policies

  • Check In:: 4:00 PM
  • Check Out:: 11:00 AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited Children under 14 upon approval only
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Mastercard, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Cancellations: We are a small property and cancellations affect us dramatically. Should you wish to cancel or change your reservation for any reason, we require at least 7 days notice by telephone or email. If cancellations are made less than 7 days before your stay with us, a one night charge will be taken.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Brian & Jennifer McNeill

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

Cats , Dogs

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 7:00 am to 9:00 am
  • Serving Location: Patio, Breakfast Room, Breakfast/dining area, Dining Room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian