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Shirley Samantha's Bed & Breakfast

2.5 of 5
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28 Carlotta Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K1L 6S6, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family stayed in this b&b for 2 nights. We booked both of the rooms which were located in the upper floor so we had the upper floor all to us. One room had en-suite bathroom and the other bathroom was just opposite the room. The rates were very reasonable. The rooms were very clean and comfortable. They were nicely... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable mattress and clean crispy sheets, I had a very good sleep. There is construction going on next door, but they don't start too early, so it was a non issue. Breakfast was amazing, it was nice to have a set schedule for it, this way we had a chance to meet other guests and get some travel tips.

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Toronto
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Just returned from a lovely stay at Shirley Samantha's bed and breakfast. Upon arrival we were treated to yummy toffee and triple chocolate chip cookies. They offered us free cold drinks and the use of a mini fridge, which was great! Room was very clean and queen bed was quite comfortable. My LO slept through the night in her separate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

You'll be more than comfortable in this homey B&B; great decor, wonderful imaginative breakfast and lots of little touches that most places haven't covered. Cynthia is friendly and warm and obviously loves what she does. Don't miss it!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I thoroughly enjoyed my recent stay at this artistically decorated B&B. I very much loved the decor and it felt very homely. The B&B is located about a thirty minute walk from the town centre but there are buses if you don’t want to walk. The host had bus passes available to purchase if required. Our room was quite spacious... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This is THE best hosting experience I've ever had in my life, even compared to 5-star hotels. We stayed in the green room, that is exactly as in the picture, with a nice private bathroom. Actually, towels and sheets are better than the ones I've at home, there are cookies on the table outside of the room and the overall... More 

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Grande Prairie, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Based on TripAdvisor's reviews, my parents and I stayed at this Bed & Breakfast for 4 nights at the end of July/Aug. The hosts Cynthia and Paul were welcoming and kind, Friendly and helpful. The house itself is on a quiet street. Lovely home. Quiet, peaceful. The rooms are spacious, very clean, with great daylight and air conditioning. Free Wifi... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

The pictures do not give this place justice. This small and intimate B&B had beautiful decor, artwork and details. Cynthia was very warm and friendly, she even accommodated us for an early breakfast at 7:30 since we had a work shop to attend.The bed was very comfortable and we had a great sleep. The place was spotless and well kept.... More 

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Brussels, Région De Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for a night at the start of August. Cynthia was baking cookies on our arrival which were tasty! The room was very tidy & comfortable & we had our own bathroom across the corridor. We slept well & enjoyed a nice breakfast the next morning cooked by Cynthia. The B&B is around a 30 minute walk from... More 

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East Anglia
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28 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Fabulous accommodation, great room. Cynthia & Paul were great hosts. We're not Canadian & Cynthia said as it was Canada Day to dress in red & white if we had anything in our luggage. I managed white shorts with a red t-shirt, Cynthia gave us all badges to wear for the day. It was an amazing day walking into the... More 

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