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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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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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
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Nova Scotia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Accommodation does not get better than The Birches. Barb and Larry are wonderful hosts. The rooms are large, quiet and beautifully appointed. The food and service at the restaurant on the premises - Malcolm's - is first class. The chef does not hesitate to adjust recipes for allergies or food preferences. This was our second visit and the quality remained... More

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Calgary, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent one night here and enjoyed it very much. The hosts were very friendly, as well as our waitress and checkin clerk (who was the same person!). When we arrived we were given a tour of our room on the second floor and shown how to operate the TV and the shower (typical operating mechanisms, nothing difficult here). The... More

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Donkin, Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wanted to take the wife somewhere special before going back to work and I didnt tell her where. When we arove at The Birches she said,"We're staying here!"... We had the McPherson Suit and it was absolutely immaculant.The Inuit Art and quilts were a beautiful added touch,the grounds and plants were in full bloom and beautiful. We enjoyed the... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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62 reviews 62 reviews
21 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We expected a lot from The Birches, and were not disappointed. The owners, Barb and Larry, were friendly and helped make our stay enjoyable. The room was comfortable and nicely appointed. The restaurant, where we had dinner, was very good. There is not much to do in Ben Eion, so having such a nice property for our overnight stop was... More

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you drive a clean car, be aware that the driveway and parking lot are not paved and expect mud all over the place when it rains. Beautiful room (but a very noisey place regarding traffic as The Birches is located right on the main road.) BTW - second floor rooms are only accessible by a very large staircase- no... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Many thanks to Barb and Larry for creating what we feel is the best place to stay in the Maritimes. The staff, Amy and Alisha (who makes the best cappuccino in the world) go out of their way to make you feel at home. The rooms are spacious and well appointed. We ate in the dining room twice and the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We recently stayed 2 nights in the McPherson Suite and from the moment we walked in we were treated royally. The Inn is lovely, the huge suite was sumptuous with a comfy bed, tons of pillows, big TV with satellite and balcony with chairs. Breakfast was nice, fruit, yogurt, cereal, homemade muffins, scrambled eggs and lots bread/bagels to toast. I... More

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Bedford, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My husband surprised me with a visit to the Birches at Ben Eoin. Our hosts Barb and Larry were kind, genuine and attentive to our needs. The inn is located on the Bras D'or lakes in Cape Breton. Our room was perfect, the service and friendliness even better. Don't forget to golf The Lakes as well. I would highly recommend... More

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canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

. Last year we ventured out to Nova Scotia to celebrate an anniversary. The Ben Eoin Country Inn was chosen for it's close proximity to the golf course, and family members. We were greeted by the friendly staff, and within minutes we felt as though we were at home. They did an amazing job of getting to know each of... More

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Halifax, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

My boyfriend and I had a wonderful stay at the Birches at Ben Eoin in July 2013. The inn is located across from the lake, making for a beautiful view from our suite. We purchased one of the packages, and included was a beautiful and spacious suite and a delicious dinner. Our suite was decorated beautifully, and had a wonderful... More

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Address: 5153 East Bay Highway (Route 4) | Ben Eoin, Ben Eoin, Nova Scotia B1J 1P1, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Ben Eoin
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Also Known As:
The Birches At Ben Eoin Country Hotel Ben Eoin
Country Inn Sydney
Sydney Country Inn
The Birches At Ben Eoin Country Inn Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia

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