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Waterloo, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We recently attended the Boscawen Inn for a fall wedding, beautiful views, lovely staff and a very good meal. A very large inn with multiple rooms and easily accessible to other stay locations and the downtown area

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Winnipeg, Manitoba
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This is a beautifully charming Inn with great views and so much character. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming and the owners are super friendly and pleasant. We stayed in the 3rd floor turret room and it was great. One night was definitely not enough time to enjoy this cozy space and comfortable bed. A view that overlooks the harbour...

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Maple Ridge, Canada
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This B&B is up a hill , so we usually took our car. Our room was on the top floor, 3 floors up, making it a little difficult for seniors to hall up their luggage. One thing, it seemed any time you asked the man for info, he never knew and didn't,t offer to get you an answer. The breakfast...

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Ashland, Oregon
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This place is off the high traffic tourist streets but very close to everything. The staff is helpful, friendly and available for recommendations and directions. The reason for this review as average is because the room itself was very small and the bathroom was not convenient. There was no place to put toiletries so I used the dresser on the...

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Ridgewood, New Jersey
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This was our first time to Lunenburg and Nova Scotia. We couldn't have chosen a more beautiful, well-kept, and well-run B&B. Th Boscawen Inn is in a perfect location with spectacular views of the water. It is in walking distance to shops, restaurants and attractions. It is not on the water (as some other Inns and hotels are) so it's...

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River Vale, New Jersey
Reviewed 19 September 2016

From the moment we walked through the front door, and were greeted warmly by Kate, we knew this was going to be a wonderful experience. Still in awe of the architectural beauty of this Inn, we made our way to our room only to find the best view anyone could ask for. We were in room 305, the turret room,...

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Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 15 September 2016

An old, beautifully kept Inn, centrally located. We were in room 305 which is a large corner room on the top floor. The view from the windows was stunning and the room clean and comfortable. Breakfast (included) downstairs was very good and the hosts were friendly and very helpful.

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Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night with another couple and this charming inn is a wonderful experience. Jon and Judy are very warm hosts and bring much character to the Inn, which is quite unique. Breakfasts are excellent and served in a very nice room downstairs. If you are in the area, we strongly recommend not to miss staying here....

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Dartmouth, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Although I stayed only one night, I specifically chose this B&B because of its location. I was attending the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival, and it is the B&B that is located closest to the evening concert on the hill, making it unnecessary to take the car to the evening concert. It is also located next to the church where some...

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights, I think because we had looked at SO many hotels rooms (we were travelling around NS) we didn't give this one as much consideration as we should have. I also think that when we booked the room the better, bigger rooms had been booked. Our room was very small & very warm (yes there...

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Boscawen I, Owner at Boscawen Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review. I believe it is actually an asset of ours that we do have different sized rooms so that we can off a variety of affordability from $99, which I believe was your room to $225 for the honeymoon suite. That way no matter what your price point is, everyone can enjoy the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Boscawen, as seen on Amazing Race, is the perfect spot to set up base and visit Nova Scotia. Jon and Judy are looking forward to meeting you and will strive to ensure your visit to Lunenburg will be the best it can be. The Boscawen is available for destination weddings, spa getaways or just a quiet weekend with a good book. We are already filling up for weddings in 2015. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boscawen Inn

Address: 150 Cumberland Street | PO Box 489, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Lunenburg
Price Range: $109 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Boscawen Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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“look at the website and choose your favourite. fireplaces don't work”
 of 5 bubbles Rbhali, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room facing the harbor.”
 of 5 bubbles Tootie54, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There's no elevator, so if you can't climb stairs, get a room on lower/main floor.”
  • Beautiful sunsets by the water.
 of 5 bubbles hippy84, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Just check out their website. Lots of beautiful rooms with gorgeous antique furnishing.”
 of 5 bubbles matthewgY2384WX, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor turret room is fabulous, great view and perfect cozy sitting area”
 of 5 bubbles 387cherylf2016, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
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