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Hooking by the Sea - Brierwood Farm Retreat

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“whale watching”(16 reviews)
“adorable dog”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pets Allowed
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here the night before my 50th as we were on the early morning whale trip. The house itself is beautiful country cottage charm and the bed is really comfy. Going out running the following morning was stunning. Tip: Brier Island is a small...More

Thank Tim_Owen
Response from Victoria G, Owner at Hooking by the Sea - Brierwood Farm RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

We were so happy you enjoyed your stay 😊

Reviewed July 6, 2018

Although my arrival was somewhat unexpected (there was a small communication mixup), Vicki and Floyd were welcoming and gracious, and I immediately felt at home. After what had been a long day of travel for them, they still made time and energy to give me...More

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Response from Victoria G, Owner at Hooking by the Sea - Brierwood Farm RetreatResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you for you kind review and we enjoyed your visit and hope you will return to our little piece of heaven.

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here on our trip to Nova Scotia. This place was perfect. The hostess was super friendly and knowledgeable about the island, the room was comfortable and clean, and the location was perfect. We couldn't have asked for a better place....More

Thank Kevin O
Response from Victoria G, Owner at Hooking by the Sea - Brierwood Farm RetreatResponded June 5, 2018

Hi Kevin: It was wonderful having you here at the farm , the girls are still bleating and Peggy sue hasn’t had her lambs yet so still on an hourly watch .

Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

I meant to write this so long ago but life got in the way! How many months later and I am still thinking of our trip to hooking by the sea. Our whole trip was just magical. We stayed in the “big Burt” room and...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Stayed here for 1 night in September and had a wonderful time! The property is lovely and in a great location to experience Brier Island. It is beautifully decorated with many unique pieces. The host was so lovely and welcoming! It was great to talk...More

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We are a scenic 200 yr old farm, we are a recognized UNESCO BIOSPHERE Experience. Which means we are preserving history in farming, way of life and yet the modern conveniences! We have a queen and twin bed with ...More its own 3 piece bath with private entrance, 1 queen room, 1 double room .. Shared bath we have , kept the integrity of the farm house, tin ceiling, wood floors, claw tub, it must be seen to appreciate. Old brick hearth, Pet friendly and a healthy hot breakfast included. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room & Suite (12)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Christine P
August 4, 2016|
Response from Victoria G |
Hi , we have the big Bert and the cottage room also each has a queen bed. Sorry I have been a bit late in answering this. My # call 902-308-2107 Victoria
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"The prices are more than fair. They actually fall between budget and Mid-range. The accomodations are far..."
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"The Cardinal room is closest to the bathroom."
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