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Vernon, Canada
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My BFF and I were recently on a girls' trip around NS & PEI, and had the good fortune to stay here for 1 of our nights. Fantastic! Stunning heritage home with lots of antiques, cozy rooms, and a delicious breakfast. A wonderful host in Darren, and a beautiful walk on the beach before we left made our visit more... More 

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Lower Sackville
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed at this delightful inn on several occasions. The hosts are wonderful people, very accommodating and friendly. Great area for walking in or hiking on the beach. Morning breakfast is great with a variety of choices for everyone's diet/concerns. The beds are extremely comfortable, the rooms very cozy. Love, Love, Love this place. You will not be disappointed.

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Hingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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Reviewed October 24, 2016

A beautiful old house with an interesting history presided over by Darren, a truly welcoming host. The house and pretty gardens were in a very peaceful location. A very pretty room, clean and comfortable, with an easy walk down to the beach to photograph the sunrise, followed by an excellent breakfast. The "Bar" was an unexpected extra enabling us to... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

Darren welcomed us at reception and we were given the keys to Room 2 which was at the front of the property on the ground floor. The room was a very good size with everything you needed. The beach was easily reached on foot but it was foggy and damp when we stayed here. We have stayed here on our... More 

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Bristol
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Reviewed October 16, 2016

What a find...a lovely hotel. Warm and genuine welcome from Darren, room was perfect and breakfast was a joy. Just a stroll from the beach and only a few miles from Annapolis Royal (which is a charming town). Two nights was not enough here. Should you go there, say hello to Rosie-my favourite gorgeous dog!

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
Reviewed October 15, 2016

What a beautiful place. The antique furniture, the comfort of the bed. The view was awesome. It was so quiet and relaxing. We enjoyed our conversation and drink with the owner. Who gave us tips on what to see. Very helpful. The breakfast in the morning was was awesome, starting with the fresh fruit plate and more. The room was... More 

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Reviewed October 13, 2016

Very nice place: Interesting lobby, nice breakfast room, and bedrooms were a good size. The breakfast was just right for us. The Inn is outside of Digby and while it's close (4 or 5 minutes by car), it's not a walkable distance because of the way the highway cuts around the bay. Nevertheless we thought this was an excellent place... More 

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

Wonderful inn and superb hosts. Best hotel we found in Nova Scotia. Great rooms, great food and great conversation. Just wish we could have stayed more days. Very convenient for Digby. Very tastefully decorated to suit the style of the building Thank you again from the Brits.

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Texas
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Reviewed September 30, 2016

We stayed at the Inn for two nights. Joe cooked up two really nice breakfast and gave us good suggestions regarding whale watching and places to eat both in Digby and in nearby villages. The room was large with a table and chairs, tv, refrigerator, and wifi. It looked out into the harbor which was a pleasant sight. The Inn... More 

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Morris County, NJ
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

Very comfortable and quiet former resort, refreshed and restored into a comfortable and quiet B&B. All rooms are uniquely designed; ours had not only a queen bed but also a single bed in the "suite." Everything was nicely furnished - the room and the public areas.The full breakfast was very good - a buffet, but not a lot of choice.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Harbourview Inn, an historic Nova Scotia bed and breakfast nestled among the beautiful oaks, white birch, and elms of Smith's Cove is truly a quiet refuge. Rated with four stars by Canada Select, Harbourview is located near Digby, Nova Scotia on Canada's east coast in one of the most historic and scenic areas of Nova Scotia. Guests love the warm hospitality, the beautiful rooms, complimentary breakfasts, and free wireless internet service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbourview Inn

Address: 25 Harbourview Road | Smiths Cove, Digby, Nova Scotia B0S 1S0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Digby
Price Range: $108 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Harbourview Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Rely on Darren to cater to your all your needs”
 of 5 bubbles PennyS94, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“We were in Room 2 which had no one above us”
 of 5 bubbles candt1969, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“As far as we could tell all of the rooms seemed fine.”
 of 5 bubbles jamespO199TR, Oct 13, 2016 | Read review
“Travelers note: there is no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles blueguyredcounty, Sep 29, 2016 | Read review
“If you have issues with climbing steep stairs you may want to come in and out of the main entrance and ask for a room on the main floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Jahs595, Aug 26, 2016 | Read review
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