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Nova Scotia's Bay of Fundy and Annapolis Valley, Canada
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Reviewed 26 May 2012

We initially contacted the James Thompson after reading the overall reviews and determining that it was within our budget and had what we were looking for. My first impression was when I called to check availability and talked to the co-owner Guita, she was quite happy to offer us a room with private bathroom for $120 which included both taxes... More 

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Listowel, ON
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2012

My husband and I stayed here on our 10th anniversary in 2009. The location was perfect! We only left the walled city 2x during our 1 week stay, so it was just right for us. Greg was the perfect blend of helpful and friendly without being overbearing or "in your face". We had the room with our own bathroom and... More 

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2 Thank Tara B
Cold Lake
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2012

We were there in June 2011 and have travelled a lot since. This place has become our bench mark, and we haven't found any that match it for comfort and historic elegance. The rooms were clean and extremely comfortable. I have never spent so much time in the morning just relaxing before going for breakfast (we were the last ones... More 

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2 Thank Kevin H
Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 19 March 2012

We really enjoyed our stay. The breakfast was enormous and delicious, prepared fresh for us. Greg was very helpful and answered all our questions about the city. Our room was lovely and we enjoyed the 3D tv on a snowy afternoon.

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2 Thank Margaret H
NY State
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17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2012

We spent the last weeknd of the 2012 Winter Carnival at the MHJT. Greg and Guita were very helpful, responsive and accomodating to our inquiries, reservations and stay. Very historic, lots of character,; the house and Greg! Easy to find, located where you park your car and dont get back into it untilo you are leaving for good. There were... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Its in the heart of walled city, one can walk to all the the most interesting sites. The owners are very hospitable and knowledgeable of the place. Breakfast! it is was so good and so much .... that I wished I booked my lunch heaps later in the aftenoon. The house itself is historical. better value, specially if one is... More 

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1 Thank captaintradeway
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2012

This historic home is located right in middle of the Old City, just steps from the famous Chateau Frontenac. Greg (the proprietor) not only sets an elegant table and prepares a mean French toast, but he is also full of helpful tips and historic information about Quebec City so you don't miss a thing during your stay. This has to... More 

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2 Thank Elizabeth O
Quebec
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Reviewed 31 January 2012

It's nicer than what we expected...clean and close to the festival by walk, close to all old city ...service by the owner who's really helpful with area information.

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1 Thank Nancy P
Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
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Reviewed 8 January 2012

Our hostess, Guitta, went above and beyond all expectation to make our stay unforgettable. The location is as central to all sights as possible. Breakfast was a feast, with a great selection of delectable food. The house is very authentic yet provides all the amenities one could require. Very family friendly, accommodating and welcoming. Parking is tight, but so is... More 

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1 Thank Jordan W
Brussels
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79 reviews
44 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 22 December 2011

Despite the name of the place, the tenant, Greg, is English-speaker, but I believe his wife speaks French. He made us visit the house, which is all in wood, old style, I felt like privileged to have access to such a beautiful place. We had a very big room with a comfortable bed, shared bathroom but it wasn't an issue.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our home was built in 1793 and it situated within the fortified walls of famous Vieux Quebec. It is classified as an Historic Monument by the Government of Quebec and has a 4 "sun" rating. Our tastefully decorated guest rooms have Queen-sized beds for your comfort. We offer two rooms, each with one Queen-sized bed, and the third room has two Queen-sized beds. Our entire home is protected by a well maintained fire detection system that is monitored all the time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maison Historique James Thompson

Address: 47 rue Ste.Ursule, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4E4, Canada
Region: Canada > Quebec > Quebec City
Price Range: $114 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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Maison Historique James Thompson Quebec/Quebec City
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