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Gillespie House Inn

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358 Main Street, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia B0M 1S0 Canada
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#3 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Parrsboro
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Gillespie House Inn is an award winning, 41/2 star Bed & Breakfast located in the heart of Parrsboro, Nova Scotia on the shores of the Bay of Fundy. The Inn offers 7 well appointed guest rooms, all with private ensuite bath. Area activities include hiking, kayaking, gem and fossil collecting, boat tours, fine dining, professional theatre and concerts, golf and horseback riding. Check our many packages for one stop shopping.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Golf course
Babysitting
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Wifi
Special diet menus
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Sun terrace
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Non-smoking rooms
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Family rooms
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Mid-range
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Michelle C wrote a review Sep. 2021
9 contributions1 helpful vote
Friendly host, very well kept and clean property. Large room with lots of counter space but not enough plug locations. Tight shower with not great shower head. Decent hot breakfast with granola, yogurt and fruit, muffins, and options of eggs and toast, pancakes, etc.
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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fffearless wrote a review Aug. 2021
Halifax, Canada21 contributions9 helpful votes
This lovely, beautifully maintained inn is not just the best place to stay in the area but also one of the nicest place we have stayed in Nova Scotia. The hosts are friendly and very warm and welcoming. The rooms all seem lovely - we stayed in one overlooking the back garden and it was really nice, bed comfy, beautiful linens, lovely, elegant, antique decor. Be sure to eat at The Wild Caraway when you are in the area. We come to this area most summers to kayak with Nova Shore Adventures and to eat at this DELICIOUS restaurant.
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Dan Macdonald wrote a review Aug. 2021
Halifax, Canada24 contributions6 helpful votes
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We really enjoyed our weekend in the Parrsboro-Five Island-Advocate Harbour area, and especially our stay at the Gillespie House Inn. The Gillespie House Inn is an elegant, comfortable and welcoming inn on beautiful grounds. Our second visit to the Inn, back for the great hospitality and amazing breakfasts.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Great location from which to explore, hike, bike the Five Island and Advocate Harbour...
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Response from David Beattie, Owner at Gillespie House Inn
Responded Aug. 3, 2021
Thank you for this wonderful review. It was our pleasure to host your stay in Parrsboro.
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takenereasy wrote a review Jun. 2021
Nova Scotia, Canada56 contributions8 helpful votes
We stayed at this beautiful B&B last night and we can't say enough about it. Firstly Lori and David are the nicest and most accommodating hosts we've ever experienced. They went out of their way to make sure that we had everything we needed during our stay. The grounds were perfectly manicured with a huge verandah to sit around having a glass of wine. The inside was immaculate! The rooms were spacious, updated and they even had working windows for fresh air. The breakfast was to die for with fruits, coffee, fresh baked goods and the best homemade multigrain toast we've ever eaten. If you're visiting Parrsboro then you really shouldn't miss out on staying here..
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Date of stay: June 2021
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Room Tip: All rooms are good!
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Response from David Beattie, Owner at Gillespie House Inn
Responded Jul. 7, 2021
Thank you for your lovely review, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Gillespie House Inn and look forward to seeing you again some day.
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Joey R wrote a review Sep. 2019
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This is the most amazing B&B. It is warm, inviting, friendly and so clean. You can relax outside or inside. This wonderful house comes with two happy friendly pups that reflects their owners attitude.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Room Tip: All the rooms I saw were wonderful for any couples
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PRICE RANGE
US$97 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Gillespie House Inn
Which popular attractions are close to Gillespie House Inn?
Nearby attractions include Fundy Geological Museum (1.0 km), Ottawa House By-The-Sea Museum (3.7 km), and Partridge Island (3.9 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Gillespie House Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Gillespie House Inn?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Gillespie House Inn?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Gillespie House Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include BlackRock Bistro & Bar, Harbour View Restaurant, and Glooscap Restaurant&Lounge.
Is Gillespie House Inn located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.2 km away from the centre of Parrsboro.
Are pets allowed at Gillespie House Inn?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Is Gillespie House Inn accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.