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The Doctor's House Bed and Breakfast

2.5 of 5 25 Yonge St. S., Tara, Ontario N0H 2N0 , Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brampton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Beautiful home, with gracious hosts. Nice comfortable rooms, and breakfast was fabulous. Stairs may be issue for some, although there is a ground floor room. Local sites are few but Owen Sound, skiiing and golf are not too distant.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

So often, we dream of travelling off into the dark blue yonder, and we forget that there are treasures right under our feet. We received blank stares when we told people we were going to a local B&B, just because. They couldn't understand why we would spend time close to home, just for a night away. We had received a... More 

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Toronto
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We stayed in the Crow's Nest a few times which is like a 2 bedroom apartment with living space, kitchen, bathroom. It's a great space if you plan to spend any time at the house during the day (as opposed to being cooped up in a hotel room). Lots of towels provided. We had no problems with the TV and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Past guests may be upset with title of this review but it needs to be said for families booking this accommodation, especially if it's the family suite on the top floor. The owners John and Miriam are a lovely couple and after living past a full day here, the owner, John, made a few comments that were frowned upon. Here... More 

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John H, Owner at The Doctor's House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review but there are a few points that need clarifying. 1: I told you we don't lock the doors when we are here by ourselves, but they are locked when we have guests in the house but not until I go to bed after midnight. I tell people this to reassure them they are in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in this nice place. We were 4 including 2 kids and had the top floor just under the attic. The apartment was huge, it was clean, cosy and the owners very friendly and forthcoming. We got a lot of first hand advice on trips and other interesting things to do in the area. we liked the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I really enjoyed my stay at The Doctor's House B&B! I stayed in "The Crow's Nest, " which is the uppermost set of rooms with a sitting area, bathroom, and kitchenette. It felt more like a home rather than a motel or hotel. The owners even cooked us breakfast! It was simply amazing. I would stay there again in a... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed at The Doctor's House bnb while vacationing in the Bruce Peninsula. The house is very clean and well maintained. There is a lot of history to explore. I must say the hosts have a done a commendable job in preserving the history as well as keeping the place up to date with technology. The house has a very... More 

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Everett, Massachusetts
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We enjoyed our stay in Tara. The Doctors House was well set up and the king bed bed was excellent . Everything was to our liking with gracious informative hosts. There is no air conditioning but the large trees and grand old house keeps cool in summer.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We had a great stay..the house was beautiful,well maintained...the hosts were very friendly and thanks to Miriam for the tasty breakfast...both Miriam and John are great people and they provided us with lot of information...nice place to stay

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Kemble, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This is a beautiful home with a lot of original pieces of furniture and themed décor. Each room has a special feeling and decorating. John & Miriam are great hosts and make you feel welcome and are very accommodating . The breakfasts are made with local, organic foods and make you want to eat better at home :) The gardens... More 

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Address: 25 Yonge St. S., Tara, Ontario N0H 2N0 , Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Bruce County > Tara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Doctor's House Bed and Breakfast 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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