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All 3 Port aux Basques B&Bs / inns

Caribou Bed and Breakfast

42 Grand Bay Road, Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador AON 1K0, Canada
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Colrain, MA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

Very nice. Elizabeth was on top of the ferry delay and expected us late. The breakfast was fine. The room was a little warm, even with the air conditioner on and the bathroom was small. But, my wife and I enjoyed our stay and would stay here again.

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Bloomfield, New York
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

Only one plus: Close to the Ferry. The rest: very poor breakfast. Owner did not show up. Collected the roomrate the evening before. Poor shower(cabin) in a former wardrobe. (water leaking into the room.)

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Scarborough
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45 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

We stayed here recently for one night after our visit and to be able to catch the ferry the next morning. The room was adequate. The hosts were friendly but did not appear at breakfast time which was a very basic help yourself affair. Satisfactory for a one night stopover en route. Limited restaurant options in this town.

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Vancouver, Canada
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68 hotel reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011

We arrived without a reservation and the host Elizabeth, was welcoming and friendly. The Caribou is less than five minutes drive from the Port au Basque ferry, and provided a comfortable, warm and quiet stay before we set off for a drive across Newfoundland. The room was was clean, warm and quiet and we walked down and back (5 minutes... More

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Toronto
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10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2011

We had a short but very pleasant stay with Elizabeth. She is a wonderful host and very flexible and accommodating! We got in from the ferry very late and she was out on the porch waiting for us to arrive. The location is super close to the ferry, which makes it a very ideal place to stay upon arriving. Instructions... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

After two weeks touring the fabulous province of Newfoundland we decided to stop in Port Aux Basques for two nights prior to our ferry to Sydney NS. The purpose of the extra night was to spend time driving to Rose Blanche lighthouse and other towns in the vicinity. Henry met us at the door about 10pm. He was organized wih... More

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Brookings, Oregon, Usa
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13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2011

The area is kind of stark. No trees. Very plain old fishing village. However, Elizabeth and Henry make up for this with their hospitality. The B&B is very cozy altough the rooms and bathrooms are small. Everything is very tidy and clean. Lots of knicknacks which makes the place homey. The hosts are very eager to talk about Newfoundland history.... More

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globeseeker007
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820 reviews 820 reviews
155 hotel reviews
908 helpful votes 908 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2010

We stayed at this place upon arrival in Port aux Basques and, also, prior to departure. This B&B mainly services the ferry passengers and the owners do it well. The place is conviently located and is clean and comfortable and has wifi. There is a hotel within walking distance and its restaurant serves excellent food. There is a living room... More

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Austin, TX
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2006

This B&B is set up to service the Nova Scotia ferry traffic, and does it very well. The hostess was waiting on the front porch for us (and two other couples) when we arrived about 10:30 PM and was very hospitable, talkative, warm, and service oriented. The room was clean and comforatable, with very comfortable beds. Breakfast was serve yourself,... More

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nova Scotia
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9 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2004

Stayed at Caribou Bed and Breakfast in Post aux Basques, Newfoundland, in August, 2004. The lady of the house, Elizabeth, checked us in at our time of arrival, accepted our payment for the night and promptly disappeared after telling us a "staff member" would prepare breakfast. If we needed her, "we were to ring her doorbell". I must admit the... More

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Also Known As:
Caribou Bed And Breakfast Port Aux Basques, Newfoundland
Address: 42 Grand Bay Road, Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador AON 1K0, Canada
Location: Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador > Newfoundland > Port aux Basques
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Ranked #2 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Port aux Basques
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