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Markham, Canada
Reviewed 6 December 2016

As others have noted, Tom and Doris are exceptional hosts. It was/is Doris' dream, (She was a civil servant in Ottawa.) so they built the house together, from scratch. Tom's carpentry skills are second to none. You can see the photos, you can hear the stories. Much, much to enjoy--such as the coffee or the aforementioned French Toast Casserole. It...

Thank Grace K
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Had a wonderful experience staying at Sheppard's B&B. Doris's french toast cassarole (with blueberries and maple syrup) for breakfast was delicious. The house is up a hill with a large yard (and wonderful view) so there are no traffic noises whatsoever, just peace and quiet.

Thank Prairiehart
Brantford, Canada
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A wonderful homey environment..welcomed like family by Doris and Tom. Cozy room..excellent breakfast and Tom's secret blend of coffee beans was the best ..I am a coffee snob and am not easily impressed BUT this was exceptional!Sitting around the tables sharing was greatly enjoyed.

Thank norma-jean47
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The rooms are extremely comfortable and clean. We stayed in the lavender suite and the bed was just perfect. Breakfast in the morning provided a variety of choices and was served with delicious coffee and plenty of great conversation. Our hosts created a warm and hospitable atmosphere which encouraged conversation and laughter. Breakfast was topped off with some down home...

Thank Gillian S
Canuck in Mount Hope
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Stayed for 4 nights, and must say, a total delight. Given great places are tough to find in the Gross Morne area, falling across Doris and Tom's place, was a key find. Excellent rooms, fantastic breakfast choices, views from almost everywhere to die for, and the two nicest Newfoundlanders you could imagine. These folks have worked hard to make their...

Thank DaveAndCarolyn_9
thequeen49, Owner at Sheppard's B and B, responded to this review

Wow! Thanks so much for your kind words, we were blessed to have you stay with us

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very friendly service. Each room has a theme. Uncomfortable spa shower. Clean and comfortable. Located on the top of a hill it had breathtaking scenery of South Side Gros Morne. Lots of towels. To order breakfast. Very good price. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank swim_bunny2012
Chatham, Canada
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The couple who run this place are about as friendly as it gets. They LOVE having guests. In fact they built this place I think just so they would always have company. In the morning they offer up a variety of differing plates for you to choose from for breakfast and sing you a song they wrote (complete with accordion...

Thank greaume
Omemee, Canada
Reviewed 30 August 2016

You will never find another place in the world like Sheppard's B&B. The house is stunning inside and out. You are inside of Gros Morne NP when you stay here and are minutes from the Tablelands. The hosts are what really make this house a home for its guests. Doris and Tom have to be some of the sweetest people...

Thank Julie H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Doris and Tom are extremely kind and welcoming hosts and it is a pleasure to stay in their beautiful house. Trout River makes a great base for several of the hikes and other attractions around the Southern section of Gros Morne. Even better if your trip coincides with the summer festivities such as 'Writers at Woody Point'.

Thank Roo017
thequeen49, Owner at Sheppard's B and B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words . You and your family were great guests

Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We recently spent a night with Doris and Tom and were made to feel like family. Breakfast was fantastic and the stories we shared were priceless! Their home is clean and friendly. A definite go to spot when visiting Trout River :)

Thank hockeygirlz73
thequeen49, Owner at Sheppard's B and B, responded to this review

Thanks, Glad you enjoyed your stay!

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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New 2- story house over-looking the Town of Trout River .360 degree views, Tableland Mountains, Trout River Pond and Alantic Ocean, Very quiet away from main traffic ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sheppard's B and B

Address: 1 Sheppard's Lane, Trout River, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 5P0, Canada
Region: Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador > Newfoundland > Gros Morne National Park > Trout River
Number of rooms: 4
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“All the rooms we saw at Sheppards B&B looked very comfortable and the bed in our room was as comfortable as our bed at home!”
 of 5 bubbles 607gillians, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose any, all 4 are fabulous.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveAndCarolyn_9, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 is great, with two beds - a queen and a twin”
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 of 5 bubbles Odd_Meter, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are spacious, private and clean.”
 of 5 bubbles A1426ATbruceb, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All of the 5 rooms on the 2nd floor are very well decorated, spacious and have their own ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles SCB1782, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
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