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Boscawen Inn

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150 Cumberland Street | PO Box 489, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming, historic hotel in beautiful Lunnenburg. Very well run, friendly and helpful staff, very clean rooms and great public sitting rooms for the use of guests. Excellent breakfast. Great place to stay

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Boscawen Inn is a delightful base from which to explore the region. It is perfectly located in the middle of Lunenburg and is an easy drive to Mahone Bay, Chester and Peggy's Cove. Jon and Judy, the friendly and enthusiastic owners, have filled the beautiful public rooms with wonderful antiques. I would definitely recommend staying here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cozy,well situated, well received and would highly recommend this Inn Patio is large with music to enjoy some evenings. Our room far exceeded our expectations as it was large with a sitting area overlooking Lunenburg and the bay, we can see part of the Bluenose from our window on the 3rd floor Managed to provide comfort while keeping the original... More 

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Pembroke, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Boscowen Inn is a beautiful place to stay for rest and relaxation. Our room was lovely and overlooked the sea and breakfast was delicious. The inn is centrally located so everything in town is very accessible . Judy and Jonathon are wonderful hosts and so helpful with anything you need.

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Halifax, Nova Scotia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our sea view room had the most amazing view and I loved the character of this place! Perfect walking distance from all attractions and very friendly staff, made for a perfect stay. We will be back again!

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was rustic but beautifully appointed, amazing view with great corner reading area overlooking the harbor. Very spacious. Very clean. King bed very comfortable Walking distance to EVERYTHING! When we checked in the innkeeper was very helpful advising us of the sights we must see and the restaurants to eat in.

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful setting for our small family occasion. The interior is gorgeous with antiques and furniture everywhere. The bed was very comfortable. The food service and bar selection are excellent. And of course the owners and staff were what made the stay really a step above. I'll be staying at the Boscawen Inn next time I have any reason to travel... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Everything about my one week stay at the Boscawen Inn was perfect. All staff are friendly and accommodating, my room was spacious with a really comfy bed, and the location is great for walking anywhere in the historic town.

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Sydney, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This beautifully restored inn has wonderful period furniture and architecture for the eye to enjoy. Well run and friendly. A stay to remember.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The Boscawen inn is soaked in charm. The timeless theme was supported by the decadent decor, vivid view of the harbour, and surpassing service from the hosts. Whether you are at a loud wedding, quiet weekend, or on the lamb. This is the ideal location.

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