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Blue Heron Getaway B&B
Ranked #3 of 4 Wheatley B&B and Inns
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“Truly a home away from”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2014

Great place to stay if Point Pelee is your goal. Very comfortable, and having an open dining area/kitchen for a group to gather was excellent. John and Catherine were very welcoming - and served breakfasts too big but too tasty to leave. Highly recommend.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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johnjohn59, Owner at Blue Heron Getaway B&B, responded to this review, June 3, 2014
It was a pleasure getting to know you and your group. We are pleased that you enjoyed the breakfasts.
Our kindest regards,
John & Katherine Urban
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  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2013

I stayed at B&B's in May to see the warbler migration in Point Pelee. I was very happy with the email communications with Bea while arranging my stay. She was very helpful, especially helping us understand how to get there, and very accommodating considering the short notice on which I was making reservations and the time I would be arriving. Once there, she explained to us how everything worked and gave us fantastic advice on where to go birdwatching, as she is quite an experienced birder herself.

I enjoyed meeting the other guests, some of which were also birders, and exchanging stories and advice over breakfast on great birdwatching places in the area and around the world.

One tip for travelers who are light sleepers, the rose room is right over the sump pump, which can get noisy if activated at night. It doesn't last very long, but if you are affected by that type of thing, consider bringing ear plugs or reserving a different room. Other than that, everything was great! Loved Bea's cooking and the location is close to several provincial parks.

Room Tip: Don't pick the rose room if you're a light sleeper as it can get noisy due to its proximity...
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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johnjohn59, Owner at Blue Heron Getaway B&B, responded to this review, October 23, 2013
Thanks for leaving a review Birder Central. We have recently corrected the problem with the sump pump. Hope to see you again next year.
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Additional Information about Blue Heron Getaway B&B

Property: Blue Heron Getaway B&B
Address: 216 Erie Street South | PO Box 430, Wheatley, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N0P 2P0, Canada (Formerly B & B's Bed and Breakfast)
Location: Canada > Ontario > Chatham-Kent > Wheatley
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Wheatley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Blue Heron Getaway B&B 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
All guest rooms have private en-suite bathrooms with soaker tubs / shower. A mix of old and new, original house built in 1905, b & b housed in new addition added in 1998. Pool table, entertainment area with large screen TV, in ground pool and hot table available to our guests. Excellent full course breakfasts. Open for 15 years. Ideal for large groups. ... more   less 
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