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Montreal, Canada
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48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

In this stunning home on an overlook of crashing waves lives the most beautiful soul. Carol and her late husband Bill built their home with love and everywhere you look it shows. Breathtaking views from every window and a warm and loving atmosphere from the hug she greeted us with to the beautiful breakfast. Anyone planning to be in the... More 

Thank Momrish
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We arrived in Yarmouth having taken the CAT ferry from Portland Maine. It was late in the evening and dark but the directions on the web site were perfect. Carol the proprietor had told us we should expect to arrive at her home around 10:00pm that evening. Carol met each of us at the front door with a hug. Her... More 

1 Thank Joe E
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

My wife and I stayed at A la Maison d'Amitie on the night of July 15, 2016. At first we had a difficult time finding the location as the signs did not standout and my GPS didn't quite find the location. In the end the directions on the B&B website should be printed out and followed. Once we arrived, A... More 

2 Thank Bob R
Kelowna, Canada
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Carol was amazing, almost more amazing than the breathtaking views she's provided to her guests for so many years. The area was not hard to get to, the house and grounds very charming, and the amenities plentiful, including a lovely breakfast. But the hostess is truly a gem, and even after having cooked breakfast, she encouraged interaction with us and... More 

Thank TravellerJRS
New York City, New York
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18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

The best and only good thing of this B&B is the breathtaking picture/advertisement of the house. Pretty much two places you suppose to stay under Carol's roof; i.e, your own room and outside of the house on the deck. The moment we entered the house, Carol's daughter gave us house rules, must wear socks or slippers not to damaging the... More 

11 Thank MLPNYC
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50 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the house of friendship for just one night in July 2015 and it was wonderful ! The spot were the house is located is actually incredible. You have a nice view over the bay of fundy and you can hear the sea while you fall asleep. We received a very warm welcome and a five star service... More 

Thank DominikHoltkamp
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32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Lives up to expectations view is incredible and a warm an inviting host. Remote location adds to this experience and I would definitely come back. Spacious rooms with comfortable beds a must stay if you are in the area

1 Thank Mike B
Toronto, Canada
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161 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

The location is amazing -- it is as spectacular as the pictures on the website. The view at sunset, sitting on the deck, takes your breath away. Host is very friendly & helpful with recommendations for restaurants & tourist spots -- both in the immediate area & our continuing trip. Room and ensuite are good size & well appointed; breakfast... More 

2 Thank honeybee1951
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Awesome was our entry in the guest book. From the stupendous views from atop the 125 foot cliffs towards the Digby Arm and across the open ocean, to the sightings of eagles and hawks and other wildlife from the breakfast table, the memorable breakfast, the beautiful furnishings and touches in this purpose built home, the fascinating geology and comfortable first... More 

3 Thank 55travel
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443 reviews
94 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2013

We stayed one night...we should have stayed longer...One of the most beautiful settings..reminded me so much of the Big Sur. The hostess could not have been more gracious or genuinely sincere and welcoming. Our breakfast was lovely. This was truly the best lodging experience of our ten days in Nova Scotia.If you have the opportunity to be in this part... More 

2 Thank AaronFWA

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  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about A la Maison d'Amitie

Address: 197 Baseline Road, Mavillette, Municipality of Clare, Nova Scotia B5A 4A5, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Municipality of Clare > Mavillette
Price Range: ₹ 10,661 - ₹ 11,379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — A la Maison d'Amitie 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“All the rooms on the 2nd floor were large and well decorated. We had a kind suite with beautiful view to the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles 170bobr, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Read ALL comments and make decisions carefully”
 of 5 bubbles MLPNYC, 31 Dec 2015 | Read review
“There is not a bad room here!”
 of 5 bubbles AaronFWA, 22 Aug 2013 | Read review
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