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At Wit's Inn

3 Gower Street, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2M9, Canada
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Ranked #2 of 24 St. John's B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at At Wits with my cousin for a total of 7 nights in July.It was perfect - close to the City Centre on undeveloped Gower Street, full of character, large rooms and very comfortable beds and hugely welcoming thanks to Janet and Gary who looked after us so well. How nice it was to open ones bedroom window rather... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 days and had an amazing time. The location is perfect.... everything/bars/restaurants/coffee shops/walking trails/etc is within a 5-20 minute walk.... Gary/Janet spent a ton of time with us patiently answering all of our questions, great hosts! Excellent/large room with great breakfasts.... We'll be back next year!

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Austin, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Our fight was delayed and we missed our first night. We arrived mid morning, Janet had the table set and fixed us an amazing breakfast. Gary came up and shared ideas of how we should spend our day. We fell in love with the house and this wonderful friendly couple. In fact, we changed our plans and returned to At... More

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Saxmundham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This was my second visit and it completely lived up to expectations. Last time I was here it was mid winter and At Wit's was a very cosy haven. This time it was high summer and hot outside but cool and refreshing indoors. The house is a wonderful example of a St John's weatherboarded town house with many original features... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My daughter and I shared a room on our first night in Newfondland. The B & B is super clean and comfortable. Perfect location - a walking distance to great restautrants and shops. The owners are super-friendly. We let the owners know ahead of time that we are gluten-intolerant and they prepared an amazing breakfast of the most delicious blueberry... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The bed and breakfast is centrally located downtown and within walking distance of George street, Signal Hill and Bannerman Park. The hosts were very friendly and provided you with information about the area and places to see. The eggs benedict we had on Saturday were fabulous.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We very much enjoyed our stay at this B & B. We stayed in room 4 which was very comfortable and spacious. This heritage house is beautifully kept, with an elegant dining room and living room you can use.The breakfasts in the morning are delicious, with fresh baking, and gourmet offerings. At Wit's Inn is just a short walk to... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Spent 4 nights in room 4 and can't say enough great things about the experience . The old house is a dream ......spotlessly clean.....the bed was the most comfortable one I have ever slept in.....the breakfasts were unbelievable gourmet treats, different every morning ,couldn't wait to get downstairs. The hosts Janet and Gary were a warm and inviting couple who... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed at this lovely B&B in Feb and really enjoyed the experience. Janet (our host) was very hospitable to us. Our bedroom on the third floor was very nice with a very comfy bed. Breakfast was served in a warm and inviting dining room. I would recommend this B&B especially for visitors who would like to be close to... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

What a great experience Janet and Gary gave us as hosts of the Wit Inn. We could not wait to get to the dining room each morning anticipating the fresh baked muffins or the banana bread along with a full breakfast and lots of great coffee. Great atmosphere instantly felt at home. If you are travelling to St. John Nfld.... More

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Address: 3 Gower Street, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2M9, Canada
Location: Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador > Newfoundland > St. John's
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At Wit`s Hotel St. John`s
At Wit's Inn Newfoundland, Canada

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Built in 1890, At Wit’s Inn captures the elegance of the Victorian Era. It has been restored to preserve many original features including ornate fireplaces, decorative moldings, hardwood floors and tall ceilings. Located in the heart of historic downtown St. John’s, only minutes walk to shopping, restaurants, and historic sights, it has spacious rooms with en-suite bathrooms, comfortable beds with feather bolsters and cable TV. Rates include a delicious breakfast, free wireless internet and parking. ... more   less 
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