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Homeport Historic B&B / Inn c 1858

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Reviewed October 18, 2013

This beautiful old B&B is actually 2 old homes on a hill connected to make one large building. The rooms vary in size and configuration, so there are many options to choose from. We selected the Verandah Room, a large corner room with a comfortable...More

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Response from globetrotter3545, Owner at Homeport Historic B&B / Inn c 1858Responded January 12, 2014

Thank you for your nice review. We try to stay current with these reviews and pay close attention to what folks are saying, and not saying. II wish more guest would make note of shortfalls when they are in the property like yourselves so we...More

Reviewed October 1, 2013

We needed an overnight in St John and booked a room at HomePort. We arrived right off the ferry feeling a bit travel worn, and were graciously shown to our room hours early. The B&B or small hotel far exceeded our expectations. It retains all...More

Thank Hhoffman
Response from globetrotter3545, Owner at Homeport Historic B&B / Inn c 1858Responded January 12, 2014

Hi Hhoffman Thank you for the great review . You mentioned that we keep the doors open for our unoccupied rooms and yes we do that just so you can explore "snoop" the whole house. I always feel badly for those folks that come late...More

Reviewed September 24, 2013

Ralph was a terrific host. What a unique B&B they created by joining the 2 houses. Very spacious and inviting. Their breakfast was superb, and their local advice was right on. Even their 2 dogs were welcoming. Our room was quiet and spacious, and very...More

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Response from globetrotter3545, Owner at Homeport Historic B&B / Inn c 1858Responded January 12, 2014

Hi and Thanks for the review. sorry about the squeaky bed. An easy fix and done within the hour and i checked the other bed of the same vintage and did pre-emptive fix on it also. the damp summer did number on many of our...More

Reviewed September 20, 2013

We spent a night at the Homeport before we boarded the ferry for Nova Scotia. As others have said, it is two houses that have been converted into one huge house. We stayed in the Veranda room, overlooking the bay. Our room was very comfortable...More

Thank Carolandtom
Reviewed September 9, 2013

This is more a small inn than a B&B, but this is not negative. In fact it is two houses joined together a few years ago. Nice view of the bay from the hill. Hosts nice and helpful. Excellent scones for breakfast. Big room and...More

Thank anectine
Response from globetrotter3545, Owner at Homeport Historic B&B / Inn c 1858Responded September 18, 2013

Hello Thanks for the comments With 10 rooms we are larger that most "Mom and Pop" B&Bs but we still try to offer the same personalized service and experience. As to the carpets they are vaccumed daily and cleaned often. It is a nessesary evil...More

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