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Blazing Horizon Cottages
Reviewed July 4, 2009

Althought I didn't stay at the Blazing Horizon Cottages, we most certainly frequented the restaurant most every night for dinner. One of the waitresses, Una, did a wonderful job of teaching us about the local culture; Barb the owner showed my 14 yr old teen the craft of folding paper napkins (staff fold 30,000 yearly!) and all of the staff were very gracious when I thought Shag Rock (as viewed directly from the restaurant window) was a black iceberg!
I've never seen such a colourful shrimp cocktail, the seafood dinner was superb and each time we went, my teen ate the seafood chowder and fried chocolate brownie or the apple caramel dessert.
Their little gift shop offered some really nice local crafts, too, which I found waned on the rest of the peninsula.

Stayed: June 2009, traveled with family
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Reviewed June 22, 2009

Blazing Horizon Cottages in Whiteway on the Avalon was the highlight of our trip. Went to NFLD with mother and girlfriends to site-see and stayed at the Kyra Cottage in Blazing Horizon cottages. Cottage was beautiful, tastefully decorated, extremely clean and very homey. Barb and Cecil, along with their daughters Colleen and Renne made us feel like extended family and went out of their way to help us plan an itinerary, sit around the campfire with us, share their history and provide the best NFLD food we've had in their restaurant, Brown's. Already planning to go back next summer with more family and friends. Cottages provide a great view of Shag Rock and more are being built already, right down to the ocean. You will not be disappointed here.

  • Stayed: June 2009, traveled with friends
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Reviewed July 11, 2007

Just spent a week travelling around the Avalon Peninsula in Newfoundland. We stumbled upon Blazing Horizon Cottages while looking for accomadations and what a find. Having just opened their cottages in 2006, Barb & Cecil Brown spared no expense to make you feel at home. These lovely cottages are fully furnished, featuring leather couches, feather beds, whirlpool bath, separate shower, and full kitchens. The views of the ocean were spectacular.
The Browns also operate an award winning restaurant on-site, so if we didn't feel like cooking, a great meal was only steps away.

  • Stayed: July 2007, traveled with family
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Additional Information about Blazing Horizon Cottages

Address: 445 Main Street | Route 80, Whiteway, Heart's Delight, Newfoundland and Labrador A0B 3L0, Canada
Location: Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador > Newfoundland > Heart's Delight > Whiteway
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 2 Specialty Lodging in Whiteway
Price Range: $101 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Blazing Horizon Cottages, located on the scenic Baccalieu Trail, in Whiteway, Newfoundland, offering fully equipped two-bedroom and three-bedroom oceanfront cottages where you will experience breathtaking blazing horizons ...Blazing Horizon Cottages are privately situated in a quiet country setting overlooking Trinity Bay and Shag Rocks. Cottages are spacious and fully wheelchair accessible with large picture windows and decks that give you a panoramic view! ... more   less 

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