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Bears Cove Inn

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15 Bears Cove Road, Witless Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador A0A 1C0, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hawkesbury, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bear's Cove Inn is a pleasant stay within a short drive from St-John's. We stayed in one of the ocean view rooms which was very nice, however the inn is located across the road from the ocean so the view is partially blocked. The room had a balcony, unfortunately the weather was too cool for us to take advantage of... More 

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Comox, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We booked three suites For our 7 night stay. My grandmother really appreciated the ramp to get into the Inn since stairs are a challenge at times. The accessible room was perfect with the walk in shower and hand rail. The only negative about this suite is the thermostat is awkwardly positioned behind the mirror attached to the dresser. you... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for three nights in August, 2014. Our room was comfortable, the breakfast was very good, and both Clayton and Tammy were helpful and informative during our first time visit in Newfoundland. There is a very scenic hiking trail just a half mile from the B&B. When we expressed our fondness for their local partridge... More 

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Woodbridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for four nights. The inn is very cozy, reminds me of being at the cottage. Lots of wood furniture, amazingly comfy beds!! Tammy and Clayton are so friendly, we really enjoyed our stay. Be sure to check out he Sapphire Pub as well, just up the road! :)

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

The location is perfect for people looking for hiking opportunities and boat tours of whales and puffins. Our cook (Clayton) and hostess (Tammy) were some of the warmest people you could meet on the planet. Great spot!

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Ocala, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I spent two nights here and thoroughly enjoyed my stay. The first night I was in Room 1, a lovely room with a view of the bay from the balcony. The second night I was in Room 3 (Room 1 had been reserved by another guest). Room 3 was also lovely, with a neat view of the bay from the... More 

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Dundas, ON
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This B&B is very clean. Our room was small but attractive and we used the common area to watch TV. Only half an hour from airport on Bay Bulls. Very basic breakfast although breakfast room is very attractive & Server was very pleasant. Great for one night! But would recommend another choice for stays of 2 nights or more.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Rooms not well insulated from noise inside the house. Breakfast was a couple dry pancakes and a slice of bologna. Overall overpriced, location is ok. Staff friendly, but not from the area, so not fully knowledgable about food options.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Comfortable, clean and in a good location for East Coast Trail hiking and whale and puffin sight seeing boat tours. Good breakfasts served at our choice of 3 different time options. Amenities included an in-room coffee/tea pot, communal refrigerator, indoor sitting area and outdoor deck with tables and chairs. Bears Cove Inn was everything we needed for our 3-day stay.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Echo DavidhBerkshire's review below. Comfy beds, but totally out of the way, nothing happening, the pub recommended for dinner was tragic (and apparently the only thing within driving distance - might have been a factor that the chap who served us breakfast was the same guy who served up in the pub), hot water didn't work in the shower. Breakfast... More 

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