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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Great stay, great hosts, felt like a home away from home. I guess the only minor points were the lack of easy access to tea and coffee facilities in the rooms and no obvious iron. Truly minor and very easy to rectify. Had a very easy stay at this B&B, Stacey and Randy were great from start to finish and... More 

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing The Dawson House B&B and we certainly appreciate the feedback! We really enjoyed meeting you both and hope the rest of your travels were as wonderful as PEI! Take care!! More 

South Carolina
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75 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We spent four nights at The Dawson House and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Stacey and Randy were wonderful hosts. They provided us with helpful information daily about activities in the surrounding area, and made us feel like part of the family. The Gold Cup parade was on Friday, and they invited guests to join their family watching the parade. So... More 

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

We soooo enjoyed meeting you both... we had such a great time with you as well. Could not have planned it better! Parade Day is always special and we loved sharing it with you! Thank you for the very kind compliments... it means a lot to us! Take care!! More 

Spencerport, New York
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

While we were waiting for the ferry from Nova Scotia to Prince Edward Island, we were looking for a place to stay in Charlottetown. I was concentrating on hotels and decided to search the B&B section. We came across the Dawson House and booked the room for a night. When we arrived, we were warmly greeted by Randy who made... More 

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

We were very happy that you found and chose our B&B for your stay! It was a short visit but a fantastic one and we "thank you"!!! We hope the rest of our holiday was special and that you will think of returning to our beautiful Island one day! Take care, Randy, Stacey and Dawson More 

Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

My husband Dave and I stayed at the Dawson House B & B for three nights. Stacey and Randy were very friendly and made us feel at home from the moment we arrived. We called ahead to inform them we would be arriving later than planned, due to an unexpected problem with our flight. This was NO problem for them... More 

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

Sandi, it was such a pleasure having you and Dave stay with us!! If anything, it was too short! We loved the conversations and getting to know you both. We are so happy you "found" us and hope that we see you again... take care of yourselves and I will send along that banana recipe shortly!!! Stacey, Randy and Dawson More 

Herts
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102 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Stacey and Randy were excellent hosts, interesting to talk to and made us feel most welcome in their beautiful old house. Spacious room, good public rooms, excellent breakfasts. We were sorry to leave

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

Thank you sooo much for your kind comments! We so enjoyed our conversations and happy that you t\wo relaxed and had time to take in our humble home! It is beautiful and we are happy "caretakers"! Where ever our travels lead us... we wish you both health and happiness exploring! More 

Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

This charming B&B is conveniently located about a 20 minute walk from historic Charlottetown. It's in a wonderful old section of town surrounded by houses of the same period. Stacey & Randy were the most amazing hosts for our 4 day stay in PEI. Pointed out the best places to visit and eat. Breakfast was the highlight of the day... More 

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

It was a pleasure meeting you both!! Great conversations... felt like friends visiting! Thank you both for the company and the very kind comments!!! Enjoy the rest of your summer! This is why we do this... to meet people like you! More 

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Stacey and Randy have a beautiful home, clean and comfortable. The location is amazing, walking distance to many restaurants and shops. The breakfasts were delicious and the hosts were so accommodating. We would definitely recommend this to anyone.

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

It was a pleasure meeting you both!!! Great conversations and fantastic guests!!! All the best with your travels... and we hope to see you again! Thank you for your very kind comments and choosing our B&B! We love meeting guests like you!! More 

Anyang, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 17 June 2015

I recently came back from a stay at Dawson House for the first time with my mother (who has been there several times). There is a reason she keeps going back! From the energetic and gracious hosts, the charming and comfortable atmosphere, the yummy breakfast and the rest and relaxation. Randy and Stacey treat their guests like family. The B&B... More 

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

Great to finally meet you! We have heard so much about your family from your parents and loved that you enjoyed your "girls weekend"!! We always enjoy having your folks stay with us and are always "entertained"! Take care and we hope to see you back sometime!!! More 

Vancouver Canada
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Reviewed 14 June 2015

From the 1st contact with the owners, to the final au revoir, our five night stay was bliss. The old world charm of the property was mixed wonderfully with all the modern amenities one loves on holiday... Breakfasts were delicious, healthy and plentiful! Lovely neighbourhood and lovely hosts!

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

We sooo enjoyed meeting you both!!! So much in common and Randy is very jealous of your travels... perhaps us one day! Churchill Arms will miss you guys and we have already missed you! Enjoy the rest of your Maritime travels and your summer!!! More 

Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 6 June 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Dawson House for 7 nights 8 days(May 22-29 in 2015). About kindness. We were from South Korea. Because there was so long distance between Charlottetown and Seoul in Korea, it took 30 hours to get there. Because of our flight schedule, we arrived the Dawson House at 3:30 am, and unfortunately left there... More 

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Stacey O, Owner at The Dawson House, responded to this review

We LOVED meeting you both!!! We have "jung"! You were both a pleasure to have and we look forward to one day exploring Korea! Dawson loved her "treats" and the spoiling you both gave her every day! What a great business to meet so many fantastic new friends and enjoy what we do every day. Take care and maybe we... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This lovely 4 Star, heritage B&B and Spa was built in 1852 by Colonial Thomas Dawson and was the home of the late PEI Premier, Joseph A. Ghiz. Elegant guestrooms with modern amenities. Spacious grounds with large deck, garden and swimming pool. Our Serenity Day Spa offers manicures, pedicures, massage, waxing and facials in a beautiful, relaxed, private setting. Downtown and Victoria Park are all within strolling distance. Ample private parking. Bilingual. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dawson House

Address: 122 North River Road, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 3K8, Canada
Region: Canada > Prince Edward Island > Charlottetown
Price Range: $154 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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