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The Flying Dutchman Bed & Breakfast

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Jekyll Island, Georgia
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75 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My wife and I spent 3 nights here in the suite upstairs and enjoyed our stay. The innkeepers, Henk and Doreen were real friendly and helpful with information about Nova Scotia to us South Georgia folks. We highly recommend and would go back, but the will probably sell before we can get back up there. Very convenient to Peggys Cove... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We spent 3 nights at Flying Dutchman B n B beautiful location in easy reach of the amazing coastline. Room very small & bathroom though large was separate from room which made it a little uncomfortable as you were in full view from hosts loung area. Lovely breakfast. Beautiful views from front of property

1 Thank Roslyn43
Ashburn, Virginia
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Doreen and Henk, from Quebec, were gracious and accommodating hosts. They allowed us to do our laundry in their machines and, after over a week on the road, we appreciated that! They made us feel right at home and after a very short time we felt we had known them forever. The only inconvenience was that the bathroom was actually... More 

1 Thank Car0leDave
Hamilton, Ontario
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

We had a brief stay at the Flying Dutchman while visiting Peggy's Cove. The rooms were very clean and the woodwork in the inside is beautiful. There is a dock on the water for guests to use which has a great view. The house isn't very kid friendly and is obviously catered for adults. However, one of the two hosts... More 

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doreenlangille, Owner at The Flying Dutchman Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We would , however, like to make it clear that we are ' kid' friendly and have had many families over the years. All we ask is that the parents respect that this is our home and that the children not be allowed to roam at large into our living area. To my knowledge, we... More 

Moncton, Canada
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We spent a night here - after stopping at Peggy's Cove. Doreen and Henk are wonderful hosts. We walked down the road to "The Finer Diner" for supper and back. The scenery is beautiful, very nice room and bath. Very nice breakfast....We had never had Dutch Toasty before. It was really good. Thank you for a great stay!

Thank Marlene N
doreenlangille, Owner at The Flying Dutchman Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about our B&B. Glad you enjoyed the toastie. We enjoy our guests and if there is something we can do to make your holiday better and more enjoyable we do our best to accomplish that. Thank you again. Doreen and Henk More 

Seattle Washington
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Very nice location- clean rooms- comfortable little " social area" and delicious food! Add to that the nice folks running the place who actually stayed up with us while we waited for our new rental car to be delivered ( first broke down!!) and what can we say??? Would definitely stay there again!

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Lethbridge, Canada
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32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We stayed 4 nights here - close to Halifax, Peggys Cove and right on the water. Great info as Henk used to work at a visitors info place - Great breakfast and felt very welcome! Lots of good info. We were always asked how are day away went and they both were very interested in what we had seen -... More 

1 Thank Tonykaren02
Prince Edward Island, Canada
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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This B&B is conveniently located 40min from Halifax and just 10min from Peggy's Cove. It offers exceptional value in the expensive Halifax region with gracious hosts, spotlessly clean accommodation and a wonderful hot and cold breakfast buffet ... get there before this couple retires!

1 Thank peiGuytoo
Rochester, NY
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70 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Henk and Doreen are perfect hosts. They gave us a warm welcome. The room was immaculate as was our private bath and the entire home. We stayed three days, and we wish we could have stayed longer. Doreen spent time with us each day detailing the ins and outs of the area. She made several suggestions on places to go;... More 

Thank edward03
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We are so very fortunate to have been able to spend three nights with Doreen and Henk! It was like spending time with long lost family members :-) we were welcomed with a friendly and warm greeting, followed by blissfully comfortable accommodations and well we could not begin to accurately describe the food, simply delicious and different, every morning. Hopefully... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Once the community school, renovated into a family home and now a B&B for 15 years. We have 2 rooms with private baths and a Suite, the Suite having an ocean view. We also have a waterfront property with a wharf, floating dock great for swimming in the ocean, adult swings and a fire pit. Enjoy the magnificent sunsets from the waterfront. We are 10 minutes from the famous Peggy's Cove and 45 minutes to downtown Halifax. The Unesco site of Lunenburg is 1 hour drive and Mahone Bay 45 minutes.If you want sports kayaking is close by, Boat tours including a lobster dinner departing from Peggy's Cove, Boat tours 10 minutes away taking you further into the Bay exploring the bay and islands in the bay with the possibility of seeing whales, seals, and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Flying Dutchman Bed & Breakfast

Address: 9758 Peggy's Cove Road (Route 333) | Nova Scotia ( Province ), Hacketts Cove, Nova Scotia B3Z 3L1, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Hacketts Cove
Number of rooms: 3
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