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Tweed, Canada
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have never stayed at a B&B before and I was not looking forward to go, but what an amazing surprise I had. The grounds are beautiful. We stayed in the Turret Suite and I just can't describe how lovely it was. The bed was very comfy and just wait until you see your private powder room. At the top...

1Thank HappyCouple154
Harrow, Canada
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This beautiful house was spectacular from the moment we 1st stepped into the front foyer, we were welcomed by Glen,Joy and oreo the dog, very welcoming, our room was decorated in antique victorian charm, I loved the large clawfoot slipper tub, and the the bed was very comfortable. However the best part about this bed and breakfast was the amazing...

Thank wilsonchic1964
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Very nice B&B,. Our room was very cozy. The house itself was beautiful. The garden area was very nice. Super friendly staff, and great service. We would stay there again if we were in the area for sure.

Thank Victoria S
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 August 2015

From the well tended gardens to the immaculate, tastefully decorated and renovated Victorian charmer to the gracious hosts this B&B wins on all factors. We are early risers and loved having the option of making good fresh coffee to take to our room - the homemade cookies were welcome too! The breakfast was superb, beautifully served in the lovely dining...

Thank Frances W
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Spectacular is not enough to describe this place. The 1893 house is impeccably renovated. The attention to details is out of this world. Joy and Glen are a dynamic duo who are always ready to serve. The room is gorgeous (we booked the gazebo suite). The bed is sumptuous. The breakfast was a chef-like one. The interaction with other guests...

Thank andremoysescardoso
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I just spent 2 refreshing nights at this awesome B&B! The owners, Glen and Joy, provided delicious homemade breakfast each morning at a time we chose. They even went the extra mile to cook egg whites and provide non dairy alternatives for my health minded girlfriend. The B&B has 3 rooms each with its own washroom. We...

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

My family and I stayed in town for one night. This bed and breakfast is truly wonderful. The bed and breakfast offers three rooms. Our room had one double bed and twin bed. Shared shower. Shower pressure perfect and water hot even after three consecutive showers. Rooms have nice added touches. Perrier water, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, home made cookies,...

Thank Nadine0930
London, Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2013

My husband and I stayed at the beautiful Through Windows Past B&B in Forest this past weekend and were really blown away at how lovely it was and how thoughtful and attentive the inn keepers were. We had the Gazebo room and it was simply lovely; spacious and full of lovely little touches. We loved that there was water and...

3Thank mklaz
Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 13 August 2013

We stayed in the "Turret Room" which would be my suggestion to anyone visiting this B&B.Gorgeous and definitely the best room !!!! Bathroom is not an en-suite but a whole other bedroom converted into an en-suite. I actually did not realize from the pictures that this suite included a shower. It does have a walk in shower. My husband actually...

Thank Leisa72
Almonte, Canada
Reviewed 15 January 2013

Joy and Glenn (our Hosts) provide the perfect combination of warmth and helpful hospitality with scrumptious breakfasts in a superbly beautiful setting. Their magnificent Victorian home is both grand and comfortable. Over the past 4 years on our quarterly visits to our older cousin ( who lives in a retirement home nearby), we have stayed here over a dozen times,...

1Thank Stephen C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Step back into a comfortable night’s stay and delicious breakfast in historic downtown Forest, Ontario. This victorian style home is just a few steps away from Forest's charming downtown and a short-drive to museums, conservation areas, campgrounds, over 20 golf courses, and lake Huron—known for it's beaches and beautiful sunsets. ... more   less 

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Address: 64 King St W, Forest, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0N 1J0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Lambton Shores > Forest
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ever room looks beautiful but if you want your own powder room with shower stay in the Turret room. .”
 of 5 bubbles HappyCouple154, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“we stayed in the turret room, extra large bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles wilsonchic1964, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All good rooms, clean quiet and more than comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 600francesw, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The Turret suite has a lovely "soaker" tub. All the rooms are lovely, Over the years we have enjoyed each one.”
 of 5 bubbles 347StephenC, 14 Jan 2013 | Read review
“We stayed in the Belfry Room which was lovely but will try to stay in the Turret Suite for our next visit as it looks like it would be even better!”
 of 5 bubbles ashleighsl, 26 Jul 2012 | Read review
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