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Buckingham House

67 Douro Street, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3R2, Canada
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Ranked #36 of 88 Stratford B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Jazzephine Ottawa, Canada
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at Buckingham House for four nights and we were delighted with our choice. Shelly is absolutely charming and very generous with recommendations about shows, activities and restaurants. Breakfasts were delicious with an abundance of fruits, yogourt, muffins, scones, crepes, eggs, waffles, quiches (alternatively) and Shelly doesn't spare the efforts to make you feel welcome. She made sure we... More

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Newmarket, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

While attending the festival,my wife and I spent 2 marvellous nights here. The room was quaint, clean and comfortable. The breakfasts were delicious and Shelley our host was warm and welcoming.We'd definitely stay there again.

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London, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

This centrally located B & B is an excellent location for the theaters as well as downtown Stratford. The rooms are typically Edwardian but feel rather dowdy and could definitely be cleaner ( Lots of dust ) . The bathroom was very clean ! The breakfast was OK but not very imaginative and serving time only 8:30 am which could... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

My wife and I had not visited Stratford in several years and decided at the last minute (actually two weeks before our visit) that we wanted to attend the Stratford Festival to see "Fiddler On The Roof." Given that we were entering the start of the busy summer season, we found several choices already booked (no surprise) but were told... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Buckingham House is located within walking distance to the train station and downtown and Avon Theatre. Quiet Street. Wonderful experience at this B&B. Super clean, great food, and friendly owner. Would highly recommend to anyone coming to Stratford.

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Toronto
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

All other bed-and-breakfasts we have used in Stratford (and Niagara-on-the-Lake) have allowed us to drop off our bags on arrival, before going to lunch and theatre. Not here. We were told to leave our bags in the car and come back later. Interesting. Well, it was a long non-stop drive from Toronto; we were fairly anxious to use the washroom.... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

My wife and I recently enjoyed a weekend in Stratford featuring an excellent stay at Buckingham House. The building is charming and elegant, the bedrooms large and comfortable, the location terrific, the proprietress, Shelley, pleasant and welcoming, and the homemade gourmet breakfast worth waking up for. All in all a fantastic place to stay for a weekend away, Two enthusiastic... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

Buckingham house is beautifully appointed turn of the century house...oh those high ceilings. Shelley is a super hostess, friendly and welcoming. We had two great breakfasts and lucked in to meeting the most interesting fellow guests. Oh and the grounds are inviting and it's to get to the town centre.

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Spencerport, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

My wife and I have been coming to Stratford together for about ten years, and we always feel like a homecoming, from the restaurants to the stores to the scenery (and the plays of course). In the last couple of years, that feeling has been helped along by Shelly Myers and her B&B. We had enjoyed staying at Buckingham when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Great location a short walk from down town and one block from the YMCA. Also close to the train station, an easy walk. The furthest theater is within walking distance, about 1.4 kilometers on quiet streets, the others very close. Shelly is a great host, likes to visit, and knows alot. The house is charming and the (3) rooms are... More

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Address: 67 Douro Street, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3R2, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Stratford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Buckingham House, a bed and breakfast in the heart of Stratford, is a short walk from downtown shops, services, restaurants and the Avon and Studio Theatres. The Festival and Tom Patterson Theatres are within easy walking distance too. The house is Italianate in design, its exterior features include decorative brick details, high windows, overhanging eaves and period wooden bracket trim. There is a downstairs parlour and an upstairs sitting room inside for relaxation and conversation. ... more   less 
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