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“Warm and Cozy”
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Ridgeback Lodge
Certificate of Excellence
Saint John, Canada
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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“Warm and Cozy”
Reviewed October 18, 2012

I attended a photo workshop on a neighbouring adjacent property “The Kingston Photo Nature Park”.
Ridgeback Lodge is an easy walk to this area and the trails all blend into each other. The lodge is placed along a beautiful hillside with many trails of its own. A blend of hard and soft woods make for a beautiful contrast of greens, reds, yellows and many shades in between as the fall foliage is in full change.
The cabins are cedar and the beds are very comfortable, all cabins have fridges, stoves and utensils. All you need are the groceries.
There is a nice sized pond on the property, suitable for swimming and learning canoe and kayak before heading out on the creek. For bird watchers there are many native birds and in a lower pond, beaver can be watched in their habitat.
The lodge itself over looks beautiful Kingston creek. For star gazers it cannot be beaten as there is virtually no light pollution and the stars and moon can be so bright a flashlight is not needed for navigation on some nights.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with friends
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Additional Information about Ridgeback Lodge

Property: Ridgeback Lodge
Address: 86 Old Reach Rd, Kingston, New Brunswick E5N 1B2, Canada
Location: Canada > New Brunswick > Kingston
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Specialty Lodging in Kingston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ridgeback Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ridgeback Lodge is located on the Kingston Peninsula near Saint John, NB. Ever tried 'Glamping'? We offer geodesic domes with kitchenette, bathroom, wood stove and your private wood fired hot tub, creating the ultimate couples getaway. Or choose a 'Cabin in the Woods' with our standard or deluxe cedar log cabins. All cabins have a private setting, bathroom, kitchen, wood stove and covered deck. All on 185 private acres with trails, swimming pond, snowshoeing, canoeing, bonfire area and stunning views of Kingston Creek. ... more   less 
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