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Saanichton, Canada
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 23, 2016

The MacLeods welcomed us in their home. Alfred & Kathleen are the best hosts that you could ever ask for. We stayed in a one bedroom with a bathroom. We only stayed one night and I wish it could have been longer. We came back after exploring Cape Breton Highlands and Kathleen had made a cake. We sat in the... More 

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Thank J B
Countryhaven, Owner at Country Haven Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you! I always enjoy the evenings spent chatting with our visitors. Hope you do make a trip back to Cape Breton Island! It is a special place for sure. More 

Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

On their webpage and in their dining room they are considered a 4 star Select Canada but I was disappointed. We spent 3 nights here and was very surprised that this place was rated what they were. The B&B is very clean, immaculate in fact, but they are missing the important details of a higher quality B&B in my opinion.... More 

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Lewiston, Maine
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138 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed September 11, 2016

The MacLeods welcomed us into their home, inviting us to enjoy their comfortable living room before showing us to our spotless bedroom and private bath. The nearest restaurant was closed that evening so Kathleen made reservations for us at a nearby restaurant that we never would have found on our own. The room and bath had small night lights available... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed July 21, 2016

This B&B deserves a 5 star rating. We stayed in 15 different B&B's on our 3 1/2 week visit to Eastern Canada and of the 15 we have picked this as our #1 B&B to stay at. Alfred & Kathleen are the best hosts that you could ever ask for. We stayed in "The White Birch" room and it has... More 

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London, Canada
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2016

You'll look far and wide to find nicer people than Kathleen and Alfred. My wife and I spent two nights in their meticulous home. You're in the middle of nowhere but that's why you came here. They share a wealth of knowledge about the area(being born and raised in the area) and can suggest things to see. We attended a... More 

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Wells-next-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed July 7, 2016

We spent two nights at Country Haven during our drive round the trail. Its very easy to find as good signage on trail and great location as you can walk to a good shop and there is a place to eat round the corner as well. We had the room at the back entrance where you leave your shoes and... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Kathleen and Alfred's lovely B and B in Cape North while my husband cycled the Cabot Trail and I drove. We expected: a clean room, an en suite bathroom and a hot breakfast, as their website mentioned. What we got was all that, and then some! When I read any negative reviews of Country Haven, I am... More 

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Countryhaven, Owner at Country Haven Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

After the busiest summer i have experienced in the 17 years I've been operating Country Haven, I am finally getting around to responding to your kind review. I got such enjoyment from reading it and thanks for the tip re the poker face! You were bang on there! Everyone tells me I should never play poker! I truly enjoyed your... More 

Oakville, Canada
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed June 18, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our two night stay at Kathleen and Alfred's lovely home. They are the most welcoming hosts and treated us like family. The suite was beautiful and comfortable. The breakfast ,prepared by Alfred ,was delicious. The couple gave us pointers on things to see and scenic drives to take. Kathleen took us to the Cape North Museum-a real... More 

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Countryhaven, Owner at Country Haven Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! It was also a pleasure to have you visit us in our home. I love to promote our Community Museum. We, as a community, are so fortunate to have our past displayed and documented for others to enjoy. More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed June 9, 2016

Country Haven is a beautiful bed & breakfast. Hosts Kathleen and Alfred MacLeod were very welcoming and hospitable and our room and bed was extremely comfortable and spotlessly clean. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay there.

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Portland, Maine
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Wonderful hosts. Immaculately clean, comfortable bedrooms with nice sheets and pillows and ceiling fan. Large, clean, modern, private bathrooms. Bathrobes hanging in spacious closet. Simple but expertly cooked breakfast. Quiet. Large sitting room with gas fireplace, large, comfortable furniture. Simply a delightful 2 night stay. Hosts taught us a game called Cross Crib which was fun. Highly recommend this B&B.

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Countryhaven, Owner at Country Haven Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We endeavour to make our visitor's B & B experience a "home away from home". More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Country Haven Bed & Breakfast

Address: 49 Courtney Rd | Cape North, Dingwall, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Dingwall
Number of rooms: 2
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Country Haven Bed & Breakfast Dingwall, Nova Scotia, Canada
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“Very Clean House”
 of 5 bubbles E6711AEjb, Sep 23, 2016 | Read review
“Squeaky - Clean Home”
 of 5 bubbles Ranboy, Jul 21, 2016 | Read review
“This is a cosy, well apointed home.”
 of 5 bubbles Katiedogg, Jun 18, 2016 | Read review
“The room that we had was close to the entrance and we had a nice, private sitting room with a wood fireplace.”
 of 5 bubbles swillshaw, Jul 10, 2015 | Read review
“Choose the room with the private entrance..at the back.. Our room and bathroom was very nice..and quiet..being at the back...of the house as well... Close to a restaurant..Angie's...Good simple food for a very reasonable price...Apparently most everything closes after Celtic Colours..”
 of 5 bubbles Victoria477, Sep 23, 2014 | Read review
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