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The Meldrum Bay Inn

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Gatineau
Reviewed October 12, 2016

First B&B experience and it was absolutely amazing. The owners (Shirin & Bob) were very welcoming, hospitable and excellent cooks (mmm). Very quiet and gorgeous location. Extra clean rooms, bathrooms, and common areas. Great place to actually sit and relax. I will go back, and I highly recommend that others give it a go as well. You won't be disappointed!

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Reviewed September 28, 2016

Beautiful place.Delicious food.(thanks Bob)Hospitality at its best.(thanks Shirin)Felt being at home.The room was spectacular.We had the sunrise room.The inn was squeaky clean .Loved every bit of it.The location is mind blowing.It was so peaceful.Highly recommended at least once in a life time.Everything about this Inn is perfect ten.Will be back again.

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Reviewed September 22, 2016

This was our very first experience with an Inn and boy are we happy. The short review is; You must go here and do this. :) and here's why. Shirin was the perfect hostess. We reserved a room and dinner for 2 nights (Sept.7-8 2016). we arrived at 5:30pm from the ferry (1:30pm tobermory departure). Shirin greeted us like family,...

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Ishpeming, Michigan
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Very well kept B&B. Visited in early May (so we were the only guests there), gorgeous location, with no noise, just peace and quite. Great view of the lake from our room, perfect location to take morning sunrise walk, or just sit on the porch an watch it there! Dinner was delicious! Many different items to choose from, including local...

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Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Reviewed September 14, 2016

What a wonderful experience! Lovely, updated B&B with a history. Very classy, charming decor. Very clean and very quiet. Upscale restaurant served the best meal I have had in a very long time. The husband is the chef and takes great pride and care. The wife made us feel comfortable and welcome. The facilities are beautifully decorated and upgraded in...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Great Inn, great food (breakfast & dinner), great people,great time. Nice view of the bay. The humming birds - a must see. You must plan your own lunch, there is nothing really close yet (General Store aiming to reopen 2017). With car - nice visit at end of Island at Mississagi lighthouse, close to provincial park Misery Bay by car...

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Blue Mountains, Australia
Reviewed August 21, 2016

Delightful oasis at the end of the road. Wonderful people, comfortable digs and good food. People were coming to dine from Gore Bay so I recommend calling ahead if you are looking for a good meal. Also, it's the only place to eat!

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed August 15, 2016

We had the pleasure of staying at Meldrum Bay Inn for 2 nights (next time it will be longer!). The bay is gorgeous and the town is nothing but peaceful and beautiful. The lighthouse nearby has remarkable sunsets. But more important was the hospitality. From the moment we stepped into the Inn, we were greeted by Shirin's warmth and her...

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London, Canada
Reviewed August 14, 2016

It was our first visit to the Manitoulin, and we had four days to experience the island. We could not have had a better experience than our stay in Meldrum Bay Inn. Shirin, our hostess, gave us great information so that we could make the most of our time on the island. We felt welcomed from the moment we arrived,...

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Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I travelled to Manitoulin Island and had lunch at the Meldrum Inn and Restaurant. The service was excellent, with the waitress checking in on us to make sure we were good. The food was delicious, very good portions and hot. Would definitely recommend and come back.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The historic Meldrum Bay Inn was build in 1870's and is located on the most western tip of Manitoulin Island it offers you all the amenities while you can step back in time & enjoy the wonder of nature. We offer a fully-licensed dining room, parlor and verandah where you can share the ambience of a tiny maritime hamlet with our resident hummingbirds and enjoy fine cuisine on a panoramic bay view of North Channel. Visit us at the end of the rainbow in one of those rare and beautiful Ontario Villages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Meldrum Bay Inn

Address: 25959 540 Hwy, Meldrum Bay, Ontario P0P 1R0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > Manitoulin Island > Meldrum Bay
Price Range: $124 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Meldrum Bay Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“I got a peak at a few rooms, and I can say that they were all great!”
 of 5 bubbles kimm87, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the sunrise room.It was calm and quiet with fresh breeze.”
 of 5 bubbles naghzaz, Sep 28, 2016 | Read review
“Front facing rooms have great lake view”
 of 5 bubbles ektaras, Sep 21, 2016 | Read review
“Modernized Inn with a total of 7 rooms. Cozy and comfortable and quiet. Good sleeping.”
 of 5 bubbles G8641WErichardg, Sep 14, 2016 | Read review
“loved eating outside - good views, and the hummingbird activity was amazing.”
 of 5 bubbles JimM218, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
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