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Gray Gables Bed and Breakfast

19 Graves Island Rd, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
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Gray Gables Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 5 Chester B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Nova Scotia
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our curling team had the pleasure of occupying all rooms at Gray Gables in Feb 2014. The rooms were spotless and beautifully decorated. While we weren't there in the summer the beauty of the location shone through the snow and cold - it would be spectacular in summer. Jacqui and Dave were very accommodating and wonderful hosts. We even had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We wanted to find a spot not too far from Halifax, but near the sea and we were delighted to spend 4 nights at Gray Gables in Chester. We enjoyed a downstairs room with large bathroom and walk-in closet and large window overlooking Mahone Bay. Hosts Jacqui and Dave are delightful hardworking people who strive to make their guests feel... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We stayed at Gray Gables at the end of a wonderful two week visit to Nova Scotia - would recommend autumn as a great time to visit the Maritimes. This B & B was chosen based on the excellent reviews on the Trip Advisor website and it certainly did not disappoint. Our room was beautifully appointed - love the big... More

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Cartersville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Gray Gables is the ultimate in a B&B. Jacqui and Dave (the owners) are fabulous. Jacquie is the most amazing person and prepares an outstanding breakfast. If you want to eat healthy, you get a fruit, yogart, and granalo parfait with whole grain muffins, (delicious). For the hardier appetite, you get a breakfast prepared by a cordon bleu chef, can... More

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Moraga, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Our three night stay in the Mermaid room was great!! (It's on the main floor so only two steps to get there). The B&B is beautifully appointed and the covered porch is lovely to sit on, rain or shine. Dave did an incredible job on breakfast!! Great walk to Graves Island Provincial Park right from the house. We will return!

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Carmel, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We have stayed at Gray Gables on several occasions either as a family of 4 or individually. It is always a wonderful stay when we are there. During the several times we have had the opportunity to stay in all of the three rooms in the house. All are lovely, very comfortable, with great views of Scotch Cove, the islands... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013 via mobile

This is a wonderful spot. The location outside Chester is lovely. Amazing view and beautiful room. Jackie and Dave are so welcoming. Great breakfast by Dave. Hope we can come back. Would definately recommend Gray Gables.

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Mahone Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

As a B&B owner myself, I am very picky when staying at a B&B.We recently went to a play and dinner in Chester and had reserved a room in this lovely B&B. Everything was topnotch, the food, the service the beautiful room. Was a really nice getaway. The view is amazing and the hostess,Jaqui was delightful. If you go to... More

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Pawleys Island, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

My husband and I scheduled our vacation around the availability of this B&B and it did not disappoint. The beauty of the view is everything you find in these pictures and more. Chester is an excellent location between Lunenburg and Halifax should you want to venture out, but the serenity and peacefulness of the deck overlooking the bay just makes... More

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Perhaps our most relaxing and enjoyable holiday yet, thanks to the hospitality of Jaqui and Dave and the excellent accommodations. The scenery from our room and deck was magnificent and Jaqui's breakfasts were the best. We found your location quite central to many of the points of interest and the town of Chester quite unique. Hoping your scootering is progressing,... More

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Additional Information about Gray Gables Bed and Breakfast

Address: 19 Graves Island Rd, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Chester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Gray Gables Bed And Breakfast Chester, Nova Scotia

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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come enjoy our seaside getaway. A bed and breakfast experiences in Nova Scotia to remember!This spacious Cape Cod overlooks Majestic Mahone Bay and Graves Island Provincial Park. We offer the traveller a choice of three comfortable ocean view guest rooms. Centrally located 2 minutes from the Town of Chester on the Lighthouse Route of the South Shore. Many popular tourist destinations and attractions are within a leisurely 40 minutes or less. All Rooms include, Welcome Refreshments, Bath Robes and more...3 Beautiful oceanview rooms (Q,T), ensuite 4-pc bath. Full breakfast. Luxurious Cape Cod with large patio overlooking the ocean; picnic table. Close to beach, golf; 65 km to airport. Member: tians. Vs, mc.Open year-round ... more   less 
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