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Rum Hollow Seaside Bed and Breakfast

13570 Hwy 333 (Peggy's Cove Road), Tantallon, Nova Scotia B3Z 2J2, Canada
Rum Hollow Seaside Bed and Breakfast

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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Felton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

A wonderful room and great hosts. The setting is so relaxing you don't want to leave. Very quiet. Good breakfast and very nice bed. We had a lower room with a cove view. Good base location for many close by attractions. Extremely clean with extra amenities. Would highly recommend.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We spent 3 nights at Rum Hollow during a trip to Nova Scotia. The location is great - close to Halifax as well as many great tourist locations including Peggy's Cove, Mahone Bay, Lunenburg and lots of little beaches. The Lookout Room was clean and comfortable and the bed has to be one of the most comfortable I'd ever slept... More 

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Duisburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Jim and Debbie are perfect hosts of a wonderful B&B in a quiet and beautiful location. Rooms are spacious and very clean and Debbie's breakfasts are one of a kind - freshly made and delicious! Jim is very knowledgable and helpful with planning tours and it is very interesting as well as entertaining to talk to him and listen to... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Very clean, comfortable and quiet house in a beautiful location. Our room was spacious, bed was very comfortable. Hosts Jim and Debbie were very friendly and helpful. Breakfasts were excellent. Would go there again.

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Surrey, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Beautiful home so private and quiet, fabulous room, breathtaking setting on the water, and wonderful host and hostess. Best bed and breakfast we have stayed in to date. Lots of helpful information on seeing the area. Breakfast was delicious, fresh cookies each day and help your self to tea or coffee anytime.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Rum Hollow with Jim and Debbie as hosts was the perfect place to start our holiday. It is position perfect on an inlet, so quiet and peaceful. Also easy to reach both Halifax and the south shore villages. Jim is wonderful and full of info for the guests, in fact we followed his advice as we travelled further on through... More 

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Waterford, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

First of all, THANK YOU to Jim and Debbie for making our stay amazing! These guys are perfect! Jim tells funny stories and is very knowledgable about the area. He and Debbie give great recommendations for where to go and what to do in the area. Debbie cooks wonderfully! She was even thoughtful enough to make me french toast without... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

We just finished a delightful week with Jim & Debbie in the wheelchair friendly Landings room overlooking the tranquil St. Margaret's Bay. The house is very modern and well decorated with a spacious room and double sized bathroom equipped with a couples Jacuzzi and full shower. For the first few days, we followed Jim's detailed advice and maps to visit... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We stayed three nights in the Landings room; large, clean, comfortable, and with a fabulous view of the bay. The whole house is beautiful. Host Jim is very friendly and is super helpful with maps and suggestions for things to see and do. The breakfast was a bit of a weak link; certainly adequate and plentiful, but we would prefer... More 

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Jim and Debbie are marvelous host's and they have a wonderful place sitting right on the water minutes outside Halifax. Great location to day trip to Lunenburg and Peggys Cove. A must stay when you're in the Halifax area. Beautifully appointed rooms looking out over the water, beautiful bathrooms and walk out to the porch and sit and watch the... More 

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