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Welcome Aboard

Real Houses of… Halfmoon Bay from Heather Newman on Vimeo. Billed as a “yacht built onto rock”, the Pointhouse made it’s TV debut on the new W networks series Real Houses of…  We hosted a special screening night with friends October 27th, 2015. The four man film crew from New Brunswick spent a full 12 hour day […]

Beautiful British Columbia

David Byrne, Scottish freelance travel journalist and broadcaster, encourages British Columbians to keep blowing their own horns about the beauty of their home province. David and friend Shannon visited the Sunshine Coast last October to find out what the attraction was for this little stretch of coastline a hop(literally), skip and jump from Vancouver. They sampled some […]

Magical Oceanside Wedding

After booking the Pointhouse sight unseen for their small intimate wedding, Kaycee and Michael were rewarded with perfect weather and a beautiful sunset to compliment the stunning oceanfront backdrop for their early June nuptials.  Closest friends and family joined the couple for a relaxed holiday on the Sunshine Coast while Melissa at Coastal Weddings and […]

Miss StyleRun visits the Sunshine Coast

Miss Style Run, Catherine Tan, made a visit to the Sunshine Coast May 31- Jun2 . Beginning with a walking and tasting tour of Sechelt, she and hubby Kevin quickly took the pulse of the Sunshine Coast lifestyle. Staying at the Pointhouse their first night they got to check out our luxury digs and spectacular […]

Sunshine Coast in Winter

BC Living has just published an article by Amy Watkins, a British writer living in Vancouver, with seven great reasons to visit the Sunshine Coast in winter, one of which includes the Pointhouse billed as a Bond-esque “secret lair for lovers”. From inspiring sunrises, solitary snowshoeing, to spa gardens and earthly journeys the rest of the lineup is […]

The Art of Relaxation-SC Style

The private two person tubs with intimate ocean views were a big hit with the three journalists who visited the Sunshine Coast Jan 20-22. Especially after a Dakota Ridge snowshoeing adventure.Great way to soak away city stress or tired muscles while gazing at the beauty of Sargeant Bay. Read more about Mike Morrison’s tips for […]

Bed & breakfast keeping ag history alive

By Brenda Birley, Peace Country Sun Some might consider a luxury granary to be one filled to the top with golden grain, but for Heather Newman of Dawson Creek and her many guests, a luxury granary is a honeymoon paradise or a relaxing get-away. The Granaries on Bear Mountain offer the weary traveller or the […]

Bird and Breakfast

At this northern B.C. getaway, nature is the star attraction. by Nancy Payne Canada is full of destinations where visitors can catch a glimpse of wildlife and enjoy nature, and they’re not necessarily remote, hard-to-get-to areas.In the case of The Granaries on Bear Mountain, near Dawson Creek, B.C., you don’t even have to leave your […]

Miniature Granaries

The Granaries on Bear Mountain is being recreated in miniature. The Mirror The Granaries on Bear Mountain, a unique local Bed and Breakfast, is being immortalized in quarter inch scale complete with tiny artwork , furniture, and fittings. Even mini pots of flowers. An Alaskan resident, Megan Kirkingburg,  stayed at the Granaries on her journey […]

Destination Dawson Creek

Dawson Creek – Mile Zero, where the buffalo roam. by J.B. MacKinnon With its roaming buffalo and unpretentious Wild West ways, Dawson Creek is much more than a Mile Zero pit stop .- “Whoa, now,” says Garry Loiselle, sounding just like the rancher he is, a man who pronounces his French family name loy-Zel, as […]

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