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Thornbury, Canada
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is the second time we stayed at the Blue Tin Roof. Very clean and modern facilities. Very welcoming atmosphere. Nice to be out in the country, there are some hiking trails nearby and beautiful scenery. An easy 30 minute drive into Antigonish (perfect for visiting St. FX parents). Will definitely stay again next time we are out that way

Thank khumber
Reviewed 15 October 2016

What a charming B&B. Victor was a wonderful host. We stayed in the beach room which was very comfortable, nice decorated and spotlessly clean. Breakfast in the morning was delicious. We enjoyed very much the hospitality shown to us and we can highly recommend this B&B.

Thank Martin H
Versailles, Kentucky
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Throughout our recent August trip in Maine and Nova Scotia, my husband and I--both in our late sixties--stayed in many B&B s, where the yards were well kept, the owners were friendly, and the rooms were clean. As former Peace Corps volunteers, we have traveled extensively in Central and South America, North Africa, Australia, and, of course, the U.S., but...

Thank angel r
Get2Bed, Owner at Blue Tin Roof Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We do sympathize with the unforeseen occurrences you experienced before arriving; which we were not aware of. The duration of your visit at our door was a few short minutes. During that brief time, the extraordinary litany of acute observations that was deduced is impressive. There was a miscommunication between the Visitor Information Center and the guests that led to...

Reviewed 18 September 2016

This Bnb was perfect for my wife and I. The house strikes the perfect balance of rustic charm and modern conveniences. The owners are kind and charming. We loved the European style breakfast. There are beautiful sights and lots of wildlife in the area. We even got up close and personal with a deer.

Thank Clint T
Midland, Canada
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We were in the nearby area and found everything was fully booked. This B&B was recommended to us and we were lucky to get the last room. After a short drive in the dark and we were warned about the winding roads we arrived. Our host Vic met us when we pulled in. The purpose built home/B&B is beautiful inside...

Thank shaft9077
Castlegar, Canada
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Arrived after dark , and were immediately welcomed into their home. We reserved the last room in the house. It was very comfortable, Although there was no where for us to sit in our room or in the breakfast area, so our only choice was to go to bed! The host asked us to remove our shoes, and being respectful,...

Thank srf0x
Get2Bed, Owner at Blue Tin Roof Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

As the room you stayed in is our economy room, it is quite modest in size. We do have a padded bistro chair in the room and could have provided another, so that you could have stayed up and enjoyed your evening. Folks that would like to socialize are welcome to use the breakfast area. Our only request is to...

Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is a lovely accommodation! My room was quiet and comfortable with a patio door to an outdoor sitting area. The bathroom had a great claw foot tub with shower and the room overall was light and airy. Two very minor drawbacks though. ... there was no tissue in the room and I was surprised that there were no travel...

Thank Colleen L
Get2Bed, Owner at Blue Tin Roof Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the quiet location and access to your covered patio. The separate antique tub and walk-in tiled shower is a feature of the Lake room that appeals to guests. We have made our rooms a little less cluttered, but do provide ample toilet tissue and shower gel for guests. Over the years we have...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Luckily for their visitors, Vic and Nadine have opened their home to B&B guests looking for a secluded getaway. Even though we arrived late - probably many people do, as the location is quite isolated - Vic gave us a warm welcome and made us feel right at home. Our room (the Beach room) was on the main floor and...

Thank johnhale_13
Port Colborne, Canada
Reviewed 24 May 2016

What a great experience. Victor is a lot of fun and very well read (ask him about the reason behind current world events and why they are happening). The home is EXCEPTIONALY clean and the breakfast is fresh and nutritious. They are on the 'Sunrise Trail' so there is a lot of unbelievable sights to see and enjoy...take your camera...

Thank PTChance
Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We enjoyed 3 very peaceful nights here. Victor, the owner is probably the best B&B owner I have ever met. Gracious and always ready to help. Nice breakfast. The view of the valley and mountains goes on forever, especially from the Lake Room which we stayed in. Our room had everything and was meticulously clean. Highly recommend.

Thank JohnLinCBD

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Blue Tin Roof B&B offers a peaceful accommodation in a Timber Frame Home. Located at the "Cape", a jute of land surrounded by the ocean and nature. Cape George Peninsula has numerous hiking trails, beaches and lighthouses. A 10 minute walk from our B&B will take you to the Sunset Vista Day Park where you can stroll along the beach and take along a picnic. The Town of Antigonish is a scenic 30 minute drive for all your essentials. The Blue Tin Roof B&B is directly off Hwy 337 on the Sunrise Trail in a community called Livingstone Cove facing the Northumberland Strait. Conveniently located between PEI and Cape Breton, this location is ideal as a home base for exploring the Maritimes. We have available to our guests 4 rooms to choose from, each with a private en suite bathroom. We invite you to stay at our B&B and enjoy our informal, relaxed atmosphere. Our breakfast features a self service, Continental style and includes the following: juice, fresh seasonal fruit, yogurts, baked goods, jam, eggs poached in a cup, cold cuts, tea & coffee. Served between 8-9 am, 7:30 by arrangement. The Town of Antigonish offers our guests shopping, live theatre, a golf course, restaurants and a new public library. Ballantyne's Cove and Arisaig are just 2 local communities to explore while staying at the Blue Tin Roof B&B. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Tin Roof Bed & Breakfast

Address: 7957 Hwy 337 Antigonish, Livingstone Cove, Nova Scotia B2G 1B5, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Livingstone Cove
Price Range: $124 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Blue Tin Roof Bed & Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“we would stay in any room, all are very comfortable.”
khumber, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Recommend Lake Room, but I'm sure all would be nice.”
JohnLinCBD, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Lake room!”
AlexTorpey, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“downstairs I think is nice.”
beatrizm269, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the Lakeside Room and I enjoyed a relaxing bath in the claw tub after a day of travel and sightseeing. There was a super patio with Muskoka chairs outside our room where we enjoyed our wine! A lovely place to stay!”
ChristineB536, 7 Sep 2014 | Read review
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