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At Wit's Inn

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3 Gower Street, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2M9, Canada
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Oxford, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

My partner and I stayed at At Wit's Inn on October, 2014, after attending a close friend's wedding outside St. John's. We decided to spend the last night of our trip in a romantic downtown location, and chose At Wit's Inn. It was absolutely PERFECT! The hosts were extremely friendly, polite, and accommodating - even allowing us to print our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Stayed for two nights at this wonderful B & B. Loved the location, so convenient for walking around downtown. Free parking right out front of the door. Room was spacious and very clean. Loved the breakfasts that was provided. The owner was very accommodating, you have use of the pantry that has a fridge, microwave and sink, dishes etc. There... More 

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Dawson City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I highly recommend at Wit's Inn. The owners went out of the way to provide wonderful home cooked breakfasts that fit my food allergies and they were excellent at helping my mother as well. The room was extremely well cleaned and nicely decorated and the en suite bathroom was a lovely addition. The central location was walking distance from both... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

From the experience of our recent getaway, we can affirm the many positive comments made on this site by the previous reviewers of the At Wit's Inn in downtown St. John's. Garry and Janet work very well together to extend a welcoming introduction to their very spacious, clean, comfortable and well appointed B & B accommodation. When the central downtown... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Excellent stay with At Wit’s Inn! Gary & Janet were knowledgeable and accommodating hosts. During our three-night stay, we appreciated the attention to detail with the very clean premises, delicious breakfasts and short walking distance to downtown amenities and venues. Jamie & Sharon McNamara Leduc, AB

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I came into St John's to give a seminar at Memorial University, Had not ever been here before and the university recommended this establishment. I am not usually a B&B person (I'm solitary and reserved) but I have to say this was an extremely relaxing place to stay. It was nice to feel like you were coming 'home' at night,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

My wife and I recently stayed 2 wonderful nights. Our bedroom on the 3rd floor was huge, with a very comfortable bed, carpeted and sitting area. The bathroom was the size of a small bedroom with a huge cast iron clawed leg tub and a separate shower. The breakfasts were superb. Both Janet and Gary are wonderful hosts and very... More 

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Calgary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

What an amazing B and B! My family booked all three rooms in early July and were amazed by the beauty of this B and B, even the 3 children wanted to stay longer! The house is a restored classic heritage house, reminiscent of the 'painted ladies' in San Francisco. Great location, walkable to most places in St Johns. Close... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

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 July 31, 2014

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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