We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 14 Twillingate B&Bs / inns

Harbour Lights Inn

2.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   189 Main Street | P.O. Box 783, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
  • Overview
  • Reviews (63)
  • Photos (34)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (8)
  • Location
  • More
Harbour Lights Inn
Ranked #13 of 14 Twillingate B&B and Inns
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Twillingate
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

63 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    26
    17
    8
    7
    5
See reviews for
7
36
3
2
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (8)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Mississauga, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely hosts, cozy rooms. View into the bay was beautiful. Was here for a business trip and decided to take a tour of the Icebergs, which is a must do!! WiFi was intermitent, so being a business trip was not condusive to this. Breakfast was ok, however was expecting more than a continental style breakfast. I would stay here again.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
Victoria, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I actually did not stay at the Inn. I had not made any reservations and I arrived in Twillingate late in the evening. I think I may have disturbed the owner as I rang the bell twice. She came out and explained they had no vacancies. She then got on the phone and called other businesses. She managed to find... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dartmouth, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite the cold weather and the iceberg-choked harbor, we received a warm welcome from the operator's son. Because of the the many icebergs in the harbor, the boat tour we booked could not leave, but he was very helpful in providing other points of interest around to substitute our cancelled tour. Room was cozy and quaint, a quality I love... More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms are as advertised and breakfast is better than most! Operators care about what they are doing. Very comfortable common area. Got to see in a few different rooms and all of them were charming. Would stay here again.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Surrey, Canada
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were greeted by our lovely hostess Melinda, told what time breakfast was in the morning, and given the keys to our rooms and told how to enter from inside or outside. We spent four lovley days at Harbour Lights Inn, with the staff helping us to make reservations for shows, and boat tours. The rooms were charming and quaint... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kelowna, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been staying at B & B's on our vacation and find that with the older homes they are unique. and one can only expect some rusticity. We loved sitting at the window looking out at the harbour. Our hostess greeted us and spent time to give us ideas of what to see in Twillingate as well as offered to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Toronto, Canada
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I found this place really shabby. Cheap bedding that smelled musty. Thin towels (only 2 in room). The rooms are small with cathedral ceilings which meant that I bumped my head getting in and out of bed! I agree with the Pine-Sol review--vinegar and water would be so much better! It smelled really chemically in the hallways. Breakfast was ok.

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
Ancaster, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Twillingate is lovely but if this is your first night in Newfoundland, do not confuse the lack of hospitality at Harbour lights Inn with what you will find at other B and B's. This is the only place where we were not greeted well and had to pay as soon as we walked in the door. The building looks nice... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

While the location is central, there are many other places nearby. The room was too small, smelled bad and there were not enough towels. None of the blinds covered the windows properly, including the one in bathroom which overlooked hallway. Way overpriced for its 2 star quality!! Coffee was cold in morning. zero charm.

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
twillingatescenery, Manager at Harbour Lights Inn, responded to this review

Its always good to hear from our guest so we can better improve our service and performance.We do use cleaners for sanitation purposes and sometimes it may be a little strong.We apologize to any of our customers but cleaners have to be used.Im not quite sure what is meant by low ceilings all of our rooms ceilings are 8 feet... More

Burlington, ON, Canada
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
18 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Stayed here 1 night in order to go see the icebergs. There are not many choices in Twilingate so this probably one of the better ones. The rooms were okay and we booked two facing the harbour. It was clean enough but really is in some need of updating. We were disappointed by the breakfast in comparison to other b&bs... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Harbour Lights Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Harbour Lights Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Harbour Lights Inn

Address: 189 Main Street | P.O. Box 783, Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 4M0, Canada
Phone Number:
Location: Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador > Newfoundland > Twillingate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Harbour Lights Inn 2.5*
Also Known As:
Harbour Lights Inn Twillingate, Newfoundland

34 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (13)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (22)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Other (15)

Amenities

Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Suites
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This 1820's home is nestled in the heart of historic Twillingate. Located on the waterfront property, guests get to experience a spectacular view of Twillingate Harbour and walking distance to most amenities. The Inn offers boat tours daily to view icebergs and whales for a true outdoor adventure. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
9

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer

    Bookmark for later
    Save Saved
    You added Harbour Lights Inn to your Saves list