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Bears Cove Inn

15 Bears Cove Road, Witless Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador A0A 1C0, Canada
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Woodbridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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 1 week ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 via mobile

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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Dublin
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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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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

We had a pleasant night's stay here. The building is very pleasant and appears to be well kept although I did struggle with getting hot water in the bathroom in the morning. The rooms are comfortable. The location is handy for a number of the tourist boat trips that run nearby, but eating in the evening is another matter. I... More

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Purrmerend
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Don't be fooled with the ocean view, It;s still far in the distance behind Telephonepoles. There is absolutly nothing to do in de near surroundings, so have to drive a long way to find a decent restaurant. There a lot better options in this area

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

I stayed here in July 2013 and had a very pleasant stay. The rooms are very clean and a fridge is available for guests to use. Tammy who helps the owner is a fantastic help and nothing is too much trouble. Breakfast time was different, as you are served but not offered a choice - however, I did not find... More

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Address: 15 Bears Cove Road, Witless Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador A0A 1C0, Canada
Location: Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador > Newfoundland > Witless Bay
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the picturesque community of Witless Bay on Route 10, Irish Loop Drive, our cozy, 3-1/2 star inn is pleased to offer you, beautifully furnished rooms complete with en-suites and private decks. Here you can gaze at the Atlantic Ocean - maybe catch a glimpse of a whale's tail as they play in the bay, or watch the colorful Atlantic Puffins dive for caplin. Close your eyes and enjoy the peaceful tranquility of the waves roaring to shore and crashing on the pebbled beach from your private deck. Bears Cove Inn is on the East Coast Trail overlooking the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve and only minutes away from many other attractions, including boat tours, skidoo trails, fishing and hunting area. ... more   less 
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