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The Blue Spruce B&B

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Barrie, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again the stay at Blue Spruce was relaxing, pleasant and great sleep. Great hosts with AMAZING breakfast! The antique Victorian B&B is beautifully appointed with lots of character, very relaxing stay with all the modern comforts. I would highly recommend a stay, to anyone and everyone, at this B&B before any others.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Enjoyed my stay very much. Lovely home. Michael got last minute reservations for me. The breakfasts were excellent, the conversation lively, and the decor classy and well suited to the home. Proximity to restaurants and theatres was also quite good.

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Lemont
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We have ventured from Chicago to Stratford every year for more that 35 years. We have stayed at the Blue Spruce ever since Mike and Helen opened for business at least 5 years ago. We plan to stay with Mike and Helen every year in the future. They are wonderful hosts and serve breakfasts fit for Queen Elizabeth--and the breakfasts...

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Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is my third or fourth visit to the Blue Spruce and I have greatly enjoyed every stay. Not only are Michael and Helene the quintessential perfect hosts (and their breakfasts are always unique and fabulous), but they create a warm and engaging atmosphere for their guests, fostering great conversation and story telling. We will definitely return.

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Ottawa ON
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We are back from a week in Stratford, with good food, conversation, hospitality and comfortable nights with Michael, Hélène, Dexter and Dixie. We were in the Music Room again and had lots of room to spread out, read, catch up on the Olympics. We especially enjoyed relaxing in the gazebo before heading off to catch a show. With early pre-theatre...

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Michael and Helen are spectacular hosts. They take pride in their bed and breakfast, and rightly so. We had the Writers' Room, which was lovely and comfortable. Mike's collections of signed books, photos, posters and artwork, which abound in all the rooms, is fascinating. The breakfasts were gourmet delicious. Michael and Helen went out of their way to ensure we...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Just back from our third stay at the Blue Spruce and Helen and Michael continue to provide the best B&B experience we've ever had. The rooms are beautiful and extremely comfortable, strewn with evidence of Helen's and Michael's passion for music and books. Their knowledge of Stratford and the Festival is profound and they are always ready to offer suggestions...

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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The Blue Spruce Bed and Breakfast in Stratford is a beautiful place! We stayed in the peacock room and I love peacocks, so it was a perfect fit! The owners collected interesting music and theatre art for the walls. For people that liked Shakespeare, there is a letter signed by Edwin Booth, the first great American Shakespearian actor who played...

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Huntington Woods, Michigan
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Mike and Helen are the perfect hosts. They are friendly, warm people who know how to take care of their guests. Not at all obtrusive, but their stories and welcoming manner truly added to our weekend in Stratford. The home is in a good location. You can walk to downtown but we chose the short car ride (just a few...

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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Our host Michael was great. Friendly, knowledgeable and very accommodating. The rooms were spacious and very comfortable. We had our own balcony overlooking the beautiful garden. The breakfast was fabulous and Michael catered to our individual dietary needs. He helped us make reservations and let us know which restaurants in town were good. The decor of the house was very...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful, fully renovated heritage mansion featuring new pillow-top mattresses, HD satellite TVs, iPod stereos and Tassimo coffee makers in each guest room. Three rooms have en-suites, one has a private washroom. All showers have massage shower heads and quality soaps and lotions. Beautifully appointed formal dining room and Library on main floor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Blue Spruce B&B

Address: 297 Erie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 2N1, Canada (Formerly Erie Street Bed & Breakfast)
Region: Canada > Ontario > Stratford
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
The Blue Spruce B&B Stratford, Ontario
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“My favorite room is the "Writer's Room"”
 of 5 bubbles JessicaD636, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are four wonderful rooms. We have slept in every one of them and have no preference.”
 of 5 bubbles BobArleneW, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try each room out - they all have their own charms. The Music Room has a rooftop patio.”
 of 5 bubbles We_are_Canadian_eh, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Loved the writer's room”
 of 5 bubbles lindapV1251KT, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Having the balcony off of the music room was an added pleasure.”
 of 5 bubbles Linda_F_Z, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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