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Water's Edge Inn

22 Water Street | P. O Box 829, Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Ranked #8 of 19 Baddeck B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Tallahassee, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed two nights, great base of operation. Across the street from the harbor and yacht club. Friendly staff, studio apartment upstairs has terrific view of harbor. Suggest, however, they get a newer, updated and quieter window air conditioner.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were five star friendly and the location is ideal. Our studio was spacious, comfortable and faced the water. We went kayaking from right outside our front door. The free wifi never worked in our room, which is important because cell reception is very poor in Baddeck. We were impressed with the locally made gluten free toast.

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St. Albert, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Water's Edge is right by the harbour - they own the property across the road which undeveloped so views/access are not impacted. We had a room upstairs at the back so it was quiet and well furnished. As a family of 3 there were some places that were challenged to accommodate without a second room, and Water's Edge easily accommodated... More

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London
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29 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights, and loved it. Our room (2) was on the first floor, with steps up to one side of the hall and a ramp up yo the other - handy for heavy cases. It was large and nicely (if simply), with a huge and comfortable bed. Some nice touches: Venetian blinds that closed up or... More

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Sussex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights in June at the Waters Edge Inn. From the outside the building looks a little tired, but we were really impressed with our room which was Room 2 (located in the next door building). Really large, spacious room with great views over the water. Had all the usual amenities and the bed was huge and really... More

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Bridgehampton
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

There's a well kept secret about Cape Breton - the best place to stay is the Water's Edge Inn in Baddeck. What makes it the best? Location, location, location: It's in the center of Cape Breton, it's in a town, AND it's on the water with a wonderful view of the harbor and it's lighthouse. Only a few miles from... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

A great location by the water and convenient for driving the Cabot trail. Enjoyed the gallery -a nice selection of artists. The room was fine, but nothing special. Breakfast was a disappointment -stale breads (maybe a few days old?), waffles and a fruit cup. We expected more for the price. The hosts were pleasant, but we wouldn't stay there again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We stayed for 3 nights at the Water's Edge Inn. The rooms were sufficient but rather spartan. The Manager was not there and she had left 2 young women in charge who were not helpful and did not have the ability to make decisions. We knew we were going to have to move rooms after the second night due to... More

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Washington, DC
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

Inn has fairly large gallery with a friendly owner who was willing to answer questions about art etc and point tourists in direction of good food when requested. Inn was booked so I didn't get to enjoy a stay but it was in great location in town. I really enjoyed the gallery. Owner is a very good photographer and he... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here in room 5 for 7 days. It was an amazing stay for us, both because of the area of cape Breton, but also because of the owners and the views. Camilla and Michael were so welcoming. They made us feel at home and we could have happily stayed longer. Great advice on the area and always willing... More

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Address: 22 Water Street | P. O Box 829, Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Baddeck
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A small charming Inn on the waterfront at Baddeck with it's own famous art and craft gallery. Complimentary breakfast with an outstanding menu of home-baked, natural selection. An Inn, small enough to take your needs seriously. ... more   less 
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