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Gingerbread House Inn

8 Robie Tufts Drive, Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P 1X1, Canada
Gingerbread House Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Readfield, Maine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned to Maine after spending two wonderful days in Wolfville. We have stayed at the Gingerbread House Inn 4 times in the past two years. The first time was on our 25th wedding anniversary, the last three because our daughter was considering Acadia University for her post-secondary education. Love the rooms, love the helpful owners who have always gone... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Gingerbread House Inn one night only but wish it could have been longer. We loved our room (Victorian) and especially appreciated the comfortable beds. In fact, we both had the best night's sleep in a long time. The room was clean and very quiet. The owner had turned the heat up for us before we arrived... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a great stay. The food and service was lovely. We found the hosts to be very accommodating. In fact, they even waited for us when we let them know we were going to be late. This was our second visit and we'll stay again. Comfy king sized bed and nice hot tub.

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Antigonish, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The owners no longer want to run this place (it is up for sale). Beds are sagging and breakfast hours are very limited and inflexible. Definitely does not live up to the price they charge. This place gives gingerbread a bad name.

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owners2, Owner at Gingerbread House Inn, responded to this review

Yes, we are for sale. No, we have not changed our attitude or response as we always try to welcome and assist guests as much as we can. We do not have any saggy beds and get compliments all the time for a good nights rest. Like all places, breakfast times are set - we serve between 8.15 and 9am... More 

Elmsdale
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We stayed one night recently for our anniversary. The owner was absolutely fantastic, recommended some wonderful restaurants and was super friendly and accommodating. The room was great, hot tub was clean and relaxing. We were most impressed with the service however, the owner went above and beyond. I forgot an important item in the room and we live over an... More 

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Halifax Region, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We stayed there for Valentine's day. The room was ok, the decorating was a bit dated, nice hot tub, but the room smelled very strongly of chlorine and the hot tub made noise that kept us awake for most of the night. There was a blizzard over night that led into the next morning and didn't slow until supper time.... More 

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Cambridge, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

My husband and I stayed in the Gaspereau suite to celebrate my 30th birthday. The room was very spacious with a king size bed and the most comfortable mattress I have ever laid on. Most importantly, the room had a hot tub in it!!! We really felt like celebrities. The power went out for a few hours that night and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I did my undergrad at Acadia and was in close vicinity to the inn but never got a chance to stay. My boyfriend and I travelled through NS & we finally got to stay at the Inn, which has a great looking exterior. However, we were extremely disappointed, and unfortunately disgusted by the room, in specific, the Annapolis Suite. They... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

If your looking for a simple little getaway and touch of elegance this is the place to go! It was our first time visiting the Gingerbread House Inn. We stayed in the Gaspereau Suite. We were greeted with the very friendly owner Allan and he kindly showed us around. The room will take your breath away! Very tastefully designed. The... More 

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Dartmouth, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

our stay at the gingerbread inn was awesome. we had the gaspereau room, included a hot tub in room huge king bed very comfy,electric fireplace(which was paused was only a light no heat and no fake looking fire)but the room was fabulous. own entrance,the host Libby was great filled us in on the food fair going on.It was snowing and... More 

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