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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We stayed at the Alicion B&B for three nights in June. It’s a beautiful old home with a wrap-around porch that is wonderful for relaxing in the afternoon. Our room was downstairs near the kitchen so it was a little noisy in the morning, but we were out early to photograph so it didn’t bother us. If you want more...

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Carl-Linz, We note that this review appeared under the screen name “CarlStammerjohn” and was promptly removed after a management response. Changing one term and your screen name does not make your submission any more legitimate. I will respond with my pervious reply: "We appreciate some of the positive comments you have made about our B&B. You draw attention to...

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This was my second time staying at the Alicion. It is a beautiful home, conveniently located within a nice walking distance to downtown. The rooms are beautiful, spotless and large. We stayed in the Periwinkle room, and a few years ago in the Dragonfly room, both are beautiful, with jacuzzi tubs. Janet greeted us when we arrived, and was very...

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Jen S, This has been a great season for return visits and we always are delighted to see people coming back and we do indeed hope to see you for a third visit. Thanks so much for the review and recommendation. Happy Regards, Lorne and Janet

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We'd been told that Lunenburg was the quintessential village along the coast of Nova Scotia. They were right! And we found the perfect place to stay in Lunenburg. The Alicion is a beautiful, historic home with welcoming hosts in Lorne and Janet. We couldn't have been more pleased with our choice to stay here.

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear DaveCindy321, We in turn are very pleased that you were happy with your choice and thank you kindly for the strong and positive reinforcement. It was a pleasure to host you and we hope to see you again. Best Regards, Lorne and Janet

Vero Beach, Florida
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We have been to many B&B's in our (long) lifetimes and we have never been to a nicer facility than the Alicion. The home is beautifully restored, the rooms large, clean and filled with amenities missing from may B&B's

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Good Morning tomaureen2016, We thank you very much for your kind words. It means a great deal to us to have such a strong endorsement; it helps inspire us to keep working hard for such lovely people. With Best Regards, Lorne and Janet

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Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Staying at the Alicion B&B was truly fantastic in every respect. I rarely write reviews, but this experience warrants high praise indeed. The house itself is an exceptional property that is immaculately maintained. It is very convenient to the historic center of Lunenburg, yet in a very peaceful and quiet location. The hosts, however, are its true treasures. Julie extends...

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear K ans S, We can't say how happy we are to have met you and how much we enjoyed the conversations as well as your thoughts on music and photography. Thanks very kindly for the generous and eloquently written review. It is always a treat to have guests who keep the discussion at breakfast fueled with insight and enthusiasm....

New Minas, Canada
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Once again Lorne and Janet welcomed us into their beautiful home while going above and beyond to ensure our stay was phenomenal. This is our second time staying with them and definitely can't wait to return. We stayed in the Periwinkle room, it was spotless and had all the necessary amenities. Downtown was just a quick walk away which was...

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi tabathawel, Thank you so much for the lovely review. It is wonderful to have guests return, especially to celebrate a special occasion. We enjoyed the conversation at the breakfast table and are so happy you enjoyed breakfast as well. You are welcome back any timer you wish. Many happy returns, Lorne and Janet

Reviewed 6 July 2016

My husband and I recently spent two nights at the Alicion B&B (June 25-26) during our 8 day tour of Nova Scotia. Lovely old home which has been very nicely restored by the current owners. Rooms are large and comfortable but the front porch is where you really want to spend your time after a day of sight seeing or...

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Jan T., We are happy to hear yet again of someone enjoying a glass of wine on our veranda. It is one of our favourite things as well. We are delighted that you enjoyed the surrounding area and special places to visit. Thanks so much for the great review and recommendation to prospective guests. All the best, Lorne and...

Port Moody, Canada
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This B&B was one of our favourites on our trip!It is a beautiful home in a lovely quiet location within walking distance to Lunenberg!We greatly appreciated all of the additional information about the community which was provided by the host.One of the highlights of our entire trip were the sea caves in Lunenberg recommended to us by our host.His recommendations...

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Barry049, We thank you very much for the thorough and positive review. We love to see guests making use of and enjoying the warp-around veranda and garden. It is also great to hear that you took the time to explore some of our hidden, local treasures. Thanks too for the mention of breakfast and for the heart-felt recommendation to...

Reviewed 4 July 2016

Stayed at The Alicion Bed & Breakfast with my family during their trip for my graduation, and we had the Periwinkle and Dragon Fly rooms! The rooms were beautifully decorated, clean, and very comfortable! The hosts, Lorne and Janet, were great company, they provided us with useful information of the best places to eat, what to see and do in...

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Kuda N., It was a total delight to have you and your family as guests. Thank you kindly for the generous and detailed review. We hope the balance of your trip around the Province was filled with pleasant surprises and we would be delighted to have you back at any time. Warm Regards, Lorne and Janet

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Fantastic stay! Wish we could have stayed longer. First class hosts and accommodations! Accommodations were beautiful and Janet and Lorne were very helpful and knowledgeable. Delicious breakfasts and nice walk down to the town centre! Thanks!

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Alicion, Owner at Alicion Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Keith, Thanks so much for the great review and kind words. We want every guest to come away with much the same impression that you have expressed. All the best, Lorne and Janet

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Eco-Friendly * Spacious Comfort * Historic Charm. Alicion B&B promotes the preservation of this gracious and historic estate while embracing green products and practices. For uncompromising comfort, all 4 rooms are spacious and well-appointed. King, queen, twin beds available all with large private en suites. We invite you to relax on the wrap-around veranda, spend a tranquil moment in the garden or take a memorable tour on a complementary bicycle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alicion Bed & Breakfast

Address: 66 McDonald Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Lunenburg
Price Range: €70 - €109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“We stayed in the Kingfisher room which was downstairs. Lovely and relatively quiet despite being next to the main living space.”
 of 5 bubbles I6998TRjasonc, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms looked great”
 of 5 bubbles Roatan-Canuck, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Call in advance for best availability, especially if you desire a king bed.”
 of 5 bubbles Y7737OGdanielm, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Enjoyed being on the bottom floor, no stairs to worry about.”
 of 5 bubbles 151nancyg, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“From what we saw, all the rooms were equally nice.”
 of 5 bubbles pjcole3, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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