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The Birches at Ben Eoin Country Inn

5153 East Bay Highway (Route 4) | Ben Eoin, Ben Eoin, Nova Scotia B1J 1P1, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lacombe, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The golf day was a bit damp but that did not dampen our spirits! We enjoyed our day! In the evening we dined at Malcolm's - the food was first rate!!!!! the service was perfect - we felt like we were the only diners that our server had. The owners of the inn were very friendly and gracious. They were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had 3 nights at this lovely inn in mid-June. It was a great base to explain the area. Many thanks to our Host, Barbara, who was very helpful and patient to out many questions. Also out thanks to the Chef who prepared some excellent fare. The weather was not too good but it made our trip to Loch Lomond... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Birches is next to the LAKES golf/ski resort. The hotel is quite unique, it feels like a big mansion. The rooms are big and well decorated. The breakfast was included and it was excellent. The hot tub wasn't working so it was a bit disappointing. I would stay there again , it is very cozy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was wonderful - we had the MacClellan room at the end of the hall on the first floor. The bed was large and comfortable. They had a pack and play for my 18-month old son to sleep in. When we arrived, they had quiet music playing on the TV via satellite. breakfast was very good with a variety... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I spent two pleasant nights at The Birches at Ben Eoin on our way to the Cabot Trail. We chose The McLellan room because it is on the ground floor. Our room was very comfortable and tastefully decorated with one of the owner's (Barb) homemade quilts. Based on prior reviews, we decided to have dinner at The... More 

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Avon Lake, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I spent three nights in the MacKenzie room - a corner room with a view of the lake on the upper floor. The room is beautifully decorated and well appointed. It was very much like being a guest in a lovely home with gracious hosts. Barb seems born to the role of innkeeper - she was constantly anticipating my needs... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

From the warm welcome your hostess Barb offers, to the door opening into a wonderfully appointed room, the Birches is a gem tucked into the quiet countryside of Cape Breton. Everything you need is waiting for you in an unexpected way for a country inn.. balcony with a view, thoughtful amenities, bathrobes, wifi (which you should probably have left at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

The staff was wonderful. The food was amazing. And the view was gorgeous. We will be back! My husband and I booked the romance package for a little get away and it was perfect. The staff was extremely accommodating made us feel welcome as soon as we got there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

I stayed one night at The Birches. The room was absolutely amazing and very clean. The decor is magnificent. The jetted tub in the bathroom was amazing and big enough for two.... The room was absolutely amazing with a large fireplace and comfortable bed. The restaurant was amazing. The food was out of this world. The manager, Tyler, was very... More 

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Rothesay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We stayed at the "The Birches Inn" for 2 days in March while skiing at Mt Ben Eoin. We found the Birches quality of accommodation, the food prepared by chef Kim, the environment and the service (provided by inn keepers Barbara and Larry) exceptional on all counts.Would have no hesitation in returning or recommending to others The Birches as the... More 

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