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Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 3 December 2015

I stayed here with my dog Cody while traveling through Nova Scotia. This is a basic B & B as far rooms are concerned but the friendly hosts and yummy breakfast more than make up for it. Prices are VERY reasonable and everything is neat and clean. I met some interesting people while there and would definitely stay here again.

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Hamilton, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Just a one night stay here on route to Badeck, and it was absolutely charming and wonderful. Our hosts were so incredibly warm and welcoming, Jamie & Debby really are remarkable! Our room was very comfortable and peaceful, and breakfast was just amazing!!! It was wonderful to sit together with other guests in the morning and chat about peoples adventures...

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Nova scotia, Canada
Reviewed 16 November 2015

The hot breakfast is homemade like Mother used to make........fresh fruit, lots of variety, The hosts are amazing. We highly recommend this accommodation. You can walk the waterfront, we ate at Sharon's Restaurant ....yummy scallops 9 of them for $14.00 including salad, potatoe, mixed veggies.............and Butterscotch Pie. Yum.

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We stayed a single night having come from Charlottetown and looking forward to visiting the Hector Quay. Hosts are wonderful, very helpful and knowledgeable about the town and area. The building is old and it shows. Breakfast was excellent.

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Cork
Reviewed 18 September 2015

The Willow House Inn is a beautiful historic house, with incredibly friendly & fun hosts. The classic 2 bedroom suite was ideal for my friends and me, and we were served an extraordinary breakfast in the morning; toast with scrambled eggs, avocado and salmon (!!!), home made blueberry muffins and incredible home made jams! They even catered for gluten intolerance....

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Phillipsburg, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 September 2015

If you are staying in Pictou, awaiting the ferry to Prince Edward Island, you may want to spend a night at the Willow House Inn. It's got a lot of charm and the owners, Debby and Jamie, are wonderful hosts who put together a lovely breakfast before you depart for PEI. They are also very helpful with information about local...

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Arbroath
Reviewed 5 September 2015

We stayed here for one night on our Nova Scotia trip. The house does not look much from the outside but this as we found out is because of the age of the house. The hosts Jamie and Debbie were lovely and our rooms were both lovely. This is a charming house and would highly recommend. The breakfast was lovely...

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Oakham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the exterior appearance of the building. Inside it is full of delights, which is matched by the owners Jamie and Debbie. Nothing is too much trouble for them and they have a wealth of local knowledge and advice on how to make the most of your stay. Finally, the breakfast is a feast to behold, this...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Debbie and Jamie were fabulous hosts, very welcoming...even invited me to have an evening drink and chat in the livingroom which was lovely. Debbie took a few minutes to suggest what to see and do and where to eat. They both make a point of remembering all their guests' names and introducing everyone at breakfast. They served peach-stuffed french toast,...

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Clayton, Ohio
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Historic home was very charming. The hosts, Debby and Jamie, went above and beyond to provide a comfortable stay, not to mention a phenomenal breakfast to start each of our 5 mornings there. It is in a great location with harbor views and an easy walk to shops and restaurants downtown.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We welcome our guests with warm Maritime hospitality. A registered Historic property with spacious, tastefully decorated rooms. A short walk from downtown, the waterfront, restaurants, entertainment and across the street from a very nice walking trail.We are famous for our breakfasts and homemade jams. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Willow House Inn

Address: 11 Willow Street, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Pictou
Price Range: $77 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Willow House Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Ask for a room that does not face the front street. A lot of traffic noise until late in the evening.”
 of 5 bubbles myvacationl4088, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you don't like a lot of stairs, ask for a room on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Casey07911, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask your host.”
 of 5 bubbles Garygirl, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“With local fishermen starting their day at 3 a.m. there was no late evening noise.”
 of 5 bubbles BeachSearchers, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“all good, mostly on second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Enlightened1, 16 Nov 2015 | Read review
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