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Such a unique and beautiful, serene little inlet! A sight that must be seen to appreciate the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jo B
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Scenic fishing village just outside town

What a beautiful place to go for a walk !Scenic fishing village with amazing restaurant and brewer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rickcardo
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St. John's, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Such a unique and beautiful, serene little inlet! A sight that must be seen to appreciate the beauty....yet remember how harsh that ocean is just beyond this inlet...the boats are too small for this girl to venture out.

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful place to go for a walk !Scenic fishing village with amazing restaurant and brewer pub.Be sure to check out Mallard cottage a very historic building housing one of Newfoundland’s finest restaurants!

Thank rickcardo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was ok but I’m from NB and are more familiar with what a fishing village looks like. It’s just that I was not inspired. It was slightly representative of a typical small village. I must admit I was there in October so things weren’t...More

Thank Jane Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quidi Vidi is a short drive from central St. John's but feels a million miles away. The tiny harbour is surrounded by a mix of old fishing huts and million dollar homes. Drop by the Quidi Vidi Brewery, have a meal at the amazing Mallard...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

I went here while in St John's for a few days on business as it was recommended. Although it's only minutes from downtown St John's, I had a hard time finding it because to get to it you basically drive through a subdivision and I...More

Thank BahiaDelray
Reviewed October 8, 2018

An interesting area with rich history. Very much worth a visit. I visited on foot and the area was a comfortable walk from my hotel.

Thank cdb15427
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Don't miss a visit to QV when in St. John's. Beautiful, quaint and full of charm. Be sure to check out the brewery Friday nights for their kitchen party.

Thank JeniaToronto
Reviewed October 4, 2018

About 5-10 minutes away from downtown St John's, this is a great spot to stop by to enjoy a couple of gift shops, the Quidi Vidi brewery and much more. Very scenic and enjoyable. You can spend 1-4 hours here depending on how much you...More

Thank Shawn D
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Went there for a Saturday night and had a great night listening to music. Packed with people and had a good selection of beer. Bit of an older clientele when I went but they all knew how to have fun! Make sure to try the...More

Thank Nipun G
Reviewed October 1, 2018

What a terrific time we had. The beer was delicious, the view fantastic and the music great for dancing. We had a blast and the trip was worth it just for this special place. The people were friendly and fun. Wish we could go again.

Thank jean519
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Stephen W
May 25, 2016|
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Response from honestskipper |
QV is a small village within St. John's. If your staying in the downtown area a cab ride will not cost u much at all, maybe 10$. If your more adventurous u can walk from downtown, probably looking at 30-40min depending on... More
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Janette G
May 1, 2016|
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For what?
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2extradirties
August 1, 2015|
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Response from Rainnie2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, too far to walk
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