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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing little bed and breakfast (breakfast was delicious). Incredible hosts, funny and generous. rooms have their own bathroom and are very spacious. Mahone bay is perfect town and everything is in walking distance. Stay here

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Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We enjoyed our stay at the Heart's Desire B & B for two nights. Except for the bed which was a bit hard and a tad saggy and we were told would be upgraded soon; the experience couldn't have been much better. There is a living room and TV as well as a complete dining table downstairs always available to...

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Grand Bay-Westfield, Canada
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our trip to Mahone Bay. Our hosts were lovely and friendly people always asking if we needed anything and giving us advice on what to see. The garden getaway had everything we needed. We could cook, sleep and eat right at the cabin. They recommended a boat cruise that we loved. Everything was within walking distance. We...

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HeartsDesireBB, Owner at Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and our recommendations proved useful. We hope to see you again! Kind regards John & Denise

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Just a one night stay, but it was everything one could ask, from the amazing views from the front porch, to the lovely rooms, fantastic breakfast and charming hosts. Coffee and fixings in the common room when you get out of bed. Would definitely return.

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HeartsDesireBB, Owner at Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay! We hope to see you again, perhaps for a longer stay, should you return to Nova Scotia. Kind regards John & Denise

Ottawa
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Another great stay in the cottage beside the house. Clean, comfortable and well located. Bed is very comfortable too. Love the.screened in porch and small deck with bbq. Denise and John are great hosts.

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HeartsDesireBB, Owner at Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you for another great review! It was great to see you again! See you next year, we hope! Kind regards John & Denise

Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We enjoyed a three-night stay at Heart's Desire in Mahone Bay -- a wonderful bed and breakfast with attentive hosts John and Denise who went above and beyond to anticipate our every need. Delicious breakfasts, fun conversations and excellent suggestions and directions for sights in the area during our stay. We would definitely recommend this wonderful spot.

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HeartsDesireBB, Owner at Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for a lovely review! We really enjoyed meeting you and our conversations over breakfast. Hope you had a good journey home and that we see you again in the future. Kind regards John & Denise

Reviewed 5 July 2016

We stayed at this lovely B&B while attending the Mahone Bay event. The event is a vow renewal event, called Love Mahone Bay for couples of all ages and stages of life partnerships held in scenic Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia at the iconic three churches. The celebration of love is a project of the The Three Churches Foundation, a foundation...

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HeartsDesireBB, Owner at Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review. We enjoyed having you to stay and being part of your special weekend. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards John & Denise

Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Lovely setting. Peaceful, yet easy access to all amenities. A cosy hide away. Lovely hosts who are attentive if needed, but not intrusive.. The main house does bed and breakfast the cabin is self catering. Lovely stay in a lovely setting. Mahone Bay is the Jewel of the South shore NS Excellent eateries to suit all tastes, plus delightful craft...

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HeartsDesireBB, Owner at Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and wish you all the best for the future. Kind regards John & Denise

Bubry, France
Reviewed 29 October 2015

What a wonderful place to stay! Really friendly and helpful hosts. We had a beautiful room, with a great view of the bay and sunrise. Delicious breakfast, which included fresh fruit salad, home-made scones, ham, eggs, muffins and very yummy home-made baked beans. Mahone Bay is a beautiful town and a great place to stay if visiting Lunenburg and Blue...

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HeartsDesireBB, Owner at Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

My apologies, I have just realized I didn't reply to your lovely review! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay & hope to see you again! Cheers, John & Denise

Coquitlam, BC
Reviewed 18 October 2015

This was our second time to visit Mahone Bay so we made a point of spending two nights there and were so glad that we did. Heart's Desire is within easy walking distance of the shops and restaurants in lovely Mahone Bay but just far enough away to guarantee a quiet night's sleep. While our room had a garden rather...

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HeartsDesireBB, Owner at Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and were glad you chose to stay with us. We hope to see you again should you return to Nova Scotia. Best wishes, John & Denise

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A classic four square house built in the early 1900s overlooking beautiful Mahone Bay. Located steps away from the delightful shops, restaurants and cafes of Mahone Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast

Address: 686 Main St | P.O. Box 470, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Mahone Bay
Price Range: €86 - €96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Heart's Desire Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“All are good.”
 of 5 bubbles Glidr, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We loved the room with the balcony!”
 of 5 bubbles landon64, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“We picked the room with en suite bath.”
 of 5 bubbles GeorgeM447, 24 Oct 2014 | Read review
“They are all good”
 of 5 bubbles Bussy48, 23 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The garden cottage would be especially lovely in the summer, when you could sit on the screened porch. Rooms at the front of the inn would catch a great view of the harbour and sunrise, and rooms at the back would be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 929Patty, 28 Sep 2014 | Read review
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