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Mecklenburgh Inn

78 Queen Street, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0 Canada
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A note from Mecklenburgh Inn
Updated 20-05-15


#1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Chester

If you’re looking for a romantic inn in Chester, look no further than Mecklenburgh Inn.

You’ll enjoy relaxing rooms that offer a seating area, and you can stay connected during your stay as Mecklenburgh Inn offers guests free wifi.

The inn features baggage storage, outdoor furniture, and newspaper. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available.

During your visit, be sure to check out a popular Chester ribs restaurant such as The Fo'c'sle, which is a short distance from Mecklenburgh Inn.

If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Lightfoot Tower Zoé Vallé Memorial Library (0.2 km), Artisans' Gallery (0.8 km), or St. Stephen's Anglican Church (0.2 km), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance.

The staff at Mecklenburgh Inn looks forward to serving you during your upcoming visit.

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Property amenities
Free parking
Street parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bicycle rental
Board games / puzzles
Baggage storage
Private check-in / check-out
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Shared lounge / TV area
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Seating area
Wake-up service / alarm clock
iPod docking station
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Zachary L wrote a review Jan. 15
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I got stuck in a storm and I lucky found this gem of the place! It is run by the sweetest lady named Suzi! She is the best host ever. She is so welcoming and helpful. Words can not describe how grateful I am to have stayed there and I am super grateful to Suzi for being so welcoming and helpful! Thanks again Suzi! ~Zachary
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Date of stay: January 2022Trip type: Travelled solo
Response from Suzi Fraser, Owner at Mecklenburgh Inn
Responded 1 week ago
Zackary, it was entirely my pleasure to host you. I enjoyed our kitchen chat in front of the fire. The light will be on for you in case of another winter storm. All the best. Suzi
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Wendell M wrote a review Aug. 2021
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The location was perfect, the building was beautiful, and our room was cozy. We enjoyed our chats with the owner, as well as wandering around town. Sitting out on the balcony, sipping morning coffee (after having a hot and delicious breakfast), was the right way to start the day. We will return.
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Response from Suzi Fraser, Owner at Mecklenburgh Inn
Responded 2 days ago
I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay ! I do hope you will return. I am open all winter too :)
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KLMercer wrote a review Aug. 2021
3 contributions1 helpful vote
So many many reasons to stay in this amazing Inn! First Suzi, the fabulous owner treats you like a friend coming to stay. She offers advice on where to go and is always very friendly and helpful. The Inn itself is so beautiful. Historic building in great condition. Very clean, lovely decorated and feels like my grandmother's house. Warm and welcoming! And you need to know that Suzi is an out of this world Chef and her breakfasts are next level! I have stayed here many times now and it is always something different and delightful! A must stay if you are in the South Shore. You will NOT be disappointed!!
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Date of stay: August 2021
Trip type: Travelled on business
Response from Suzi Fraser, Owner at Mecklenburgh Inn
Responded Aug. 10, 2021
KL, I always look forward to your business trip visits. Thank you for the kind review and for always booking the Mecklenburgh Inn as your "home away from home." I look forward to your return !
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NJ M wrote a review Aug. 2021
Halifax, Canada9 contributions3 helpful votes
Arrived at supper time. No one in the house-just a note telling me which room was mine. Put my suitcase in the room but was unable to look the door with the key so left it unlocked and went out for supper. Arrived back about 2 hours later- still no one around. Went to my room and stayed there until morning. I'm an early riser- read that breakfast was at 8:30 am but you could go down for a coffee at 7:30 am and bring it to your room. Went down at 7:30 am - a woman (owner) came out of a room - barefoot and without a mask. I asked for a coffee - I was told where the keirug machine was and the directions were beside the machine. I did that and swiped my visa for - $171 - I Thought Im not waiting for breakfast and I made my escape.
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Date of stay: July 2021
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Vickie wrote a review Jul. 2021
Halifax, Canada1996 contributions322 helpful votes
My husband and I just spent 2 nights at “The Meck”. This was our first time and will not be our last. It exceeded our expectations in all respects. The style is beautiful and interesting. We had the Winters Suite which was quite large and very comfortable. The bathroom was small but charming and had everything we needed with great lighting and lots of mirrors. Suzi is a great host - friendly, down to earth, easy going. We didn’t get to experience her famous breakfast but we will next time. We can’t wait for our next stay at The Meck!
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Response from Suzi Fraser, Owner at Mecklenburgh Inn
Responded Aug. 5, 2021
Vickie, thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It was my pleasure to host you and your husband and I look forward to your return !
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US$121 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
CanadaNova ScotiaSouthwest Nova ScotiaChester
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Frequently Asked Questions about Mecklenburgh Inn
Which popular attractions are close to Mecklenburgh Inn?
Nearby attractions include Chester Playhouse (0.2 km), The Village Emporium (0.2 km), and Chez Glass Lass (0.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Mecklenburgh Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and baggage storage.
Is parking available at Mecklenburgh Inn?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Mecklenburgh Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Kiwi Cafe, The Rope Loft, and The Fo'c'sle Village Pub.
Is Mecklenburgh Inn located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.7 km away from the centre of Chester.
Are there any historical sites close to Mecklenburgh Inn?
Many travellers enjoy visiting St. James' Anglican Church (14.9 km).