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Historical Queen Anne home c.1890, located in the heart of old St. John's. Spacious and airy, we provide our guests with a comfortable night's stay and a delicious homemade breakfast each morning. Minutes away from many of the most popular historic sites and attractions; we are on the doorstep to the East Coast Trail and inner city trail systems. We are happy to provide insight and suggestions into local sights and tours; we welcome everyone equally and hope to ensure an enjoyable visit. Bedrooms each have private en suite bathrooms, cable/DVD, desks and seating. WiFi and guest computer and printer. Fresh locally sourced breakfast included, made daily from scratch. Pantry with fridge/freezer, toaster and microwave provided for guest use and on-street parking is provided for all guests. Host/owner operated; within short walking distance to major attractions, shopping and dining.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

My husband and I recently stayed at Wits Inn and loved our time there. James was very welcoming and full of good information about the area, The breakfasts were excellent and the little kitchen off the dining room had lots of extras for guests like...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2018

My wife and I stay in B&Bs whenever and wherever we can, and we have stayed in many. At Wit's Inn (love the name!) stands out as one of the nicest B&Bs we've ever stayed in. We were here for two nights, and our hosts,...More

1  Thank Wayne S
Reviewed October 3, 2018

James has put a lot of thought into this B&B. He has made the B&B very welcoming. it is always good to have a lounge area to relax in. It was well stocked with books and games. The food was excellent. The information about St...More

Thank hian
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We stayed here on July 25/18. The home is a period building and its interior is very warmly decorated and very clean and tidy. We were greeted by a very personable young lady named Kate who acquainted us with the residence and next morning served...More

1  Thank Haweater2014
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Just checked out. James and Janet the hosts were great. Very well maintained, clean and great food. The house is older with a lot of character. Some basic munchies such as cookies and popcorn are always available. James was a great resource offering excellent travel...More

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April 23, 2017|
Response from James S | Property representative |
Thank you very much for your inquiry! To answer your question; YES we do have a lovely bright bedroom that features two twin beds and a private en suite! I hope this helps! -AWI
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"All rooms are a delight."
Sep. 17, 2018
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"All rooms are good"
Aug. 12, 2018
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"I think the third floor room is excellent, as is the 2d floor room right below it."
Jul. 9, 2018
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"Our lovely room on the top floor, up a flight of stairs. We had a spacious bath, sofa, queen bed and small..."
Jun. 15, 2018
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US$88 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
at wit`s hotel st. john`s
CanadaNewfoundland and LabradorNewfoundlandSt. John'sDowntown
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