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Anchors Gate B&B

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Anchors Gate, overlooking Shad bay, decorated in a "nautical theme" is the perfect location for day trips in Nova Scotia. We are 20 minutes from Halifax and Peggys cove and within an hour from most attractions in the province. We feature a one bedroom apartment for the longer stays fully equiped including washer and dryer, and 3 first class rooms with private baths, entrances/patio, internet access, fridges, coffee and tea supplies, fans and great ocean view. Our 3 day special- stay 2 days get the 3rd day at 1/2 price and for the midship quarter room,pay for 6 days get 7th free. Home cooked breakfasts feature home made jams, can cater to specialied diets.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Quaint
Location
Full view
Getting there
Halifax Intl Airport44 km
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Reviewed October 2, 2016

We stayed a single night in the Forequarter room. The view was as gorgeous as we expected, and the room is actually a bit larger than some photos suggest. Also, George is an accomplished carpenter, so custom built-ins (a closet, tv shelves, and night stands)...More

Thank Ithakan
Response from gillard44, Owner at Anchors Gate B&BResponded October 4, 2016

thank you for the positive comments on our home,we appreciate you taking the time. We really enjoyed your company and hope to see you again in the near future.We hope you enjoyed the rest of your vacation.George and Nancy

Reviewed August 24, 2016

We had the room with the beautiful view of the water and it was very nice. Breakfast was good (eggs, meat, etc.). The homemade jam was AWESOME. This was a great location to visit Peggy's Cove and Prospect.

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Response from gillard44, Owner at Anchors Gate B&BResponded August 27, 2016

Thanks for the positive comments about our home, we appreciate you staying with us and hope to see you again in the future, George and Nancy

Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We often visit Nova Scotia for its Atlantic Canada relaxed atmosphere, honest beauty, friendly folks, food (lobster) and ocean adventures. Anchors Gate, owned and operated by Nancy and George, is almost always our first stop. George is a ship building Newfoundlander with a barn shop...More

Thank WylieTraveler
Response from gillard44, Owner at Anchors Gate B&BResponded August 24, 2016

We appreciate the comments and always look forward to your visits to our home, George and Nancy

Reviewed August 12, 2016

Nancy & George are excellent hosts, in a perfectly situated location just 20 minutes outside of Halifax and near the incredible granite outcrop in Peggy's Cove. Clean, comfortable rooms, delicious breakfast, fun & interesting conversations, great information about things to see, places to go, and...More

Thank 845ron
Response from gillard44, Owner at Anchors Gate B&BResponded August 13, 2016

thank you for taking time to review our home and for the positive comments, we appreciate it and hope to see you again, Nancy and George

Reviewed July 18, 2016

Stayed two nights with George and Nancy Pike in their B&B. They were wonderful hosts and provided us with tips for the area and dining. Comfortable room and good breakfast! We learned a lot about par Canada from George!!

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Response from gillard44, Owner at Anchors Gate B&BResponded July 20, 2016

Thank you for taking time to post such a positive review, we enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the future, Nancy and George

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"Forequarter has a great view, and it was very comfortable for a couple with moderate luggage (2 carry-ons,..."
Ithakan
Oct. 2, 2016
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"The smaller room had the best view, but the larger room made it easier to spread out and relax..."
845ron
Aug. 12, 2016
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"The Forequarter room is great for bay views and morning sunrises."
607JimB
Oct. 3, 2013
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"Forequarter is the room of you love a view"
Nursekaffy
Oct. 25, 2012
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LOCATION
CanadaNova ScotiaHalifax RegionBayside
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
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