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Broadwater Inn

975 Bay Rd., Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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Ranked #3 of 19 Baddeck B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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LittleFrenchBear
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Baycroft is an adorable 2-storey, 2 bedroom (plus extra living room futon) cottage which is located only a few kilometres from the beautiful town of Baddeck. Truly a writer, artist's or adventurer's paradise, this quiet cottage is situated in the woods, well away from a road facing the spectacular Baddeck Bay. We enjoyed the serene waterfront from the modern wood... More

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Jeffersonville, Ohio
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed four nights at the Broadwater, John the Innkeeper was a great host. Property sits up on a hill overlooking the bay, what a great view. Close to Baddeck and a good base for touring the area. Breakfast was good and the room was comfortable. The Alexander Graham Bell Museum is less than a mile away.

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Bayside, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

John and his staff are fantastic, warm, friendly, inviting and on the beautiful setting of Bras D'or Lake. We brought our family member (doggie) for our stay and it was so nice to have such a lovely B&B to stay at that allowed our well behaved pet! I had messed up my arrival date and with no fuss about it... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Broadwater inn for a night and enjoyed our stay. The room was clean, the breakfast was OK, not a lot of selection but it was good and we were full at the end. It is one sitting at 8 am but you get the chance to know other guests. We met two other couple from Boston... More

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baltimore
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78 reviews 78 reviews
50 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night at this B&B, in the East room. The room was lovely, fairly spacious, with nice shower. We didn't have much chance to interact with John due to the short duration of our stay. Breakfast was fairly good. A complain was that we did not have wifi in our room, but there was in the main... More

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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We we lucky to stay in canin number one for two nights. What struck us when we walked in was firstly how clean everything was and secondly how attention to detail had been paid in decorating the cabin- from the curtains to the lampshades and tablerunners-with simple adornments, they made a homey feeling in the cabin with well-used furniture. Outside,... More

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Cochrane, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The Broadwater was a highlight of our recent trip to Cape Breton. John's stories brought the area's history to life. We thoroughly enjoyed our night in the Shed. I would recommend Broadwater Inn's cabins to anyone seeking a peaceful night and a wonderful host.

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Jasper, Alabama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stayed here for three days on a tour of Cape Breton Island and could not have asked for a better location. From our first contact, John was a delight to work with and that continued to our goodbye handshake. We stayed in The Gardener's Shed and it was perfect for our needs. Though we didn't need the kitchen, it... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

had a wonderful nights stay here in June 2014. nice big room. perfect little kitchen with everything you need. We didn't cook supper there...went into town but made some toast and coffee n the morning and everything we needed was there. nice TV with lots of channels. great airflow through the room. had a propane fireplace in it too. nice... More

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Beaverton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Owning a B&B ourselves, it was our intent to stay at other B&bs in our travels but driving 10 hour days we ended up opting to check into hotels for the first 2 nights. Big mistake! Didn't sleep well until we ended up at the Broadwater Inn at Baddeck on Cape Breton Island after having driven the Cabot Trail in... More

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Address: 975 Bay Rd., Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Baddeck
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Broadwater Inn Baddeck, Nova Scotia - Cape Breton Island

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
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Historic Cape Breton Homestead in quiet setting along Baddeck Bay one and half mile east of village. ... more   less 
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