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Blockhouse Hill Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Accommodation was clean, roomy and bed was comfortable. Close to the ferry to Halifax and good little restaurants nearby. Was concerned about the shared bathroom but we were the only guests so wasn't an issue. Breakfast was good, filling, and was different each day. We stayed 2 nights. If the share bathroom is not an issue you probably can't do...

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Mr. and Mrs. Evans just couldn't be more welcoming and hospitable. Fresh coffee waiting just outside your door then an incredible breakfast including fresh fruit, warm homemade muffins, jam from their peach tree, omelets etc. They are great to talk with too. Very warm.

Thank Christine M
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Fred and Marion are so welcoming and kind, Fred came and met us at the bus terminal when we arrived, and drove us back to the B&B with our luggage (we took the Metro city bus from the airport, only $3.50 each). Blockhouse Hill B&B is a 5 minute walk to the Alderney passenger ferry in Dartmouth, then a 10...

Thank pitpat2
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Great price for this cosy gem! Fred and Marion are the most welcoming people I have met! They really make you feel right at home. It was like staying over at my grandparents place :). They make sure you are well fed for breakfast too! :D definitely going to miss them and the beautiful cosy home when it's time to...

Thank Victoria B
London, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This place was lovely. Only two rooms that accomodate two people in each room. There is a shared bath and a nice sitting room with TV. Breakfast is absolutely wonderful. Marion is a great cook and she and Fred are wonderful hosts. We enjoyed our stay very much and would love to go there again.

Thank Connie C
Henrico, North Carolina
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Fred and Marion were gracious people to open their house to us. Once we started talking with them, it felt like we had known them a long time. They gave great recommendations about places to see and where to eat. Marion's breakfast was the best. Her homemade peach jam was to die for. We hope to return to their B...

Thank Joan L
Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Fred and Marion are wonderful hosts who make you feel like part of their family. This is the second time I have stayed at Blockhouse Hill Bed and Breakfast, and I felt like I was staying with old friends. My room was quiet, clean and comfortable located next to a small sitting area to relax in at the end of...

Thank cavansofguelph
Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 11 July 2016

You can not ask for anything better than the Blockhouse Hill B&B! The accommodations are first rate, the breakfasts are homemade and delicious and the hosts, Marion and Fred make you feel at home! We had the entire top floor to ourselves. The beds were comfortable, nice linens, and very clean. We awoke to fresh coffe and tea waiting for...

Thank CouleeGirl
Dresden, Germany
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We stayed with Marion and Fred for two nights. One at the beginning of our round trip and one at the end. When we first arrived we were already greeted warmly by Fred and Marion, but when we got back the second time it already felt like coming back to see friends. These two are really great hosts, generous, helpful...

Thank Naddi_46
preston uk
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Just spent 3 days at the start and 3 days at end of our 3 week tour of Nova Scotia with Fred and Marian what a great B+B Marian's breakfast were excellent and Fred's knowledge was superb, we had both room as there were 4 of us and the little lounge area was a god send. The house is very...

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Blockhouse Hill Bed & Breakfast

Address: 62 Wentworth St, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 2T3, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Dartmouth > Dartmouth Centre
Number of rooms: 2
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“Either of these rooms is lovely.”
994conniec, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They offer 2 rooms. Both are equally fantastic.”
joanl230, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Both rooms are lovely.”
Naddi_46, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“While travelling look for somewhere quiet and restful to be able to get a good night's rest before visiting the next day.”
doreenb46, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“They only have two guest rooms; both are very nice and well furnished.”
  • The other upstairs guest room
  • Lovely and spacious bathroom
  • My bedroom
TimeshareVon, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
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