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Ascendence Harbourside Mansion Bed & Breakfast Halifax

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24 Northumberland Lane, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 1R7, Canada
Ascendence Harbourside Mansion Bed & Breakfast Halifax
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Halifax, Canada
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

First of all I want to thank Katherine, Danny and Austin for allowing eight crazy people into their home. The Hali meets Cali friends reunion occupied the entire mansion for two nights in July. The kindness and hospitality provided by this young couple was outstanding - and I have stayed in many B&B's. From the moment we arrived with a... More 

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WINDSOR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The proprietor was very helpful in directing me to the address even after getting lost in which was not far from the location. Very warm reception at arrival! Nice breakfast arrangements as well! Great location close to all amenities!

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Alberta
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77 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had booked a week here. Each breakfast was unique, excellent presentation with a starter and the main course. On the last day, we choose what we wished to eat. Both Katherine and Danny went out of their way to make certain our stay was enjoyable. Katherine introduced each new arrival at breakfast and made everyone comfortable. Katherine was a wealth... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I hate to steal someone else's headline but it just fit. We called ahead to secure a play pen for our 18-month old son. We were told by the male owner (I am horrible with names) that he would have it set up in our room. We arrive at 7:30pm(ish) to find out that the female owner (K?) didn't know... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Wife and I spent a full week at the Acendence Harbourside Mansion B&B in Halifax. Katherine and Danny made sure we had everything we needed before asking for it. We had a different delicious breakfast morning with a starter and a main coarse. On the last day we could request anything we wanted which was very nice epically since... More 

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Hancock, Maine
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Scene setting: I arrived at the normal check-in time, around 5:30 pm. (Read description of driveway from other reviews--all true. Danny will sometimes, but not always, offer to help you park or move your car). Parked where I could. The front door was wide open, but not a soul was in sight. I wandered for a while: Hello? Hello? Creepy.... More 

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Montreal, Quebec
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfectly situated, just outside Halifax. One bus ride to downtown, so no need to worry about parking (although it was never an issue). Katherine and Danny are great people, and breakfasts were huge and delicious. Katherine is a wealth of information regarding the history of Halifax, and what to do and see. Room was great, comfortable, and we would definitely... More 

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Lachute, Quebec
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The stay was human as much as there was a commercial side to it, which we did not find in any hotel before. Warm and friendly people are managing. The surroundings and driving access do demand some skill but this is part of the original land planning which is quite old. Finally, I will remember this place as very pleasing... More 

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Newport, Vermont
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This B and B is in an old hillside house which may once have had a good view of the harbour, but does not now as the view is obstructed by a more recent building having been built in front of it. Parking is limited and the driveway very steep and angled as you approach the parking area. The hosts... More 

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Moncton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We Spent 3 Nights at This Lovely Establishment! Katherine and Danny are a very warm and friendly couple, who go above and beyond to make your stay at "Ascendence Harbourside Mansion B&B" a very memorable one. We stayed in the "Royal Room". It was very clean,comfortable and cozy! The Huge Hot Tub In the Room was wonderful and a relaxing... More 

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