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40 Bay Street Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 11 Parry Sound B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 2 August 2012

We spent one night in Parry Sound at 40 Bay Street B&B and had a great experience. Clean and private room, delicious breakfast (didn't need lunch that day) and fabulous location. We will be sure to return next time we are in Parry Sound. Thank you Susan!

  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 2 August 2012

We spent two nights at 40 Bay Street B&B. It was wonderful - Susan was a very welcoming host and she made a great breakfast - plus her muffins were soooo good! It had everything we needed - wifi being the most important and all rooms were ensuite - important to us. We stayed in the garden room - so had access to the deck outside plus I was able to hang my swimsuit on the line to dry over night.

Room Tip: We loved the garden room because of the deck outside
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  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 1 August 2012

This past weekend we finally went to Parry Sound for the Festival of the Sound. The weekend was full of wonderful music, great weather, cycling, and, of course, Susan's B&B. The garden room is lovely, with a private deck to enjoy reading and our pre-dinner gin & tonic. The nights are extremely quiet and comfortable except for the passing of the occasional train on the trestle above - at least no horns or whistles need be blown up there. And of course her breakfasts are great!

We would definitely return to see Susan and stay at her B&B again.

  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 1 August 2012

What a fantastic venue ! We planned to be in Parry Sound for a bit of vacation and to do some float plane flying and stumbled into 40 Bay on the internet when we were looking for a place to stay. Susan being the perfect hostess was totally accommodating from the beginning in setting us up in the Retreat Room to treating us to afternoon tea and insights on the area. We ended up being rained out and spent most of the time lounging but returned six weeks later to a few more days of her delicious breakfasts and wonderful hospitality on a warm summer weekend.

It is a total pleasure sharing breakfasts with very interesting people who happen to be staying there and Susan more than accommodated our early arrival requirements.

Susan recommended some fantastic places for dinner (Glenburnie Lodge is a winner) and the visit could not have been better.

Room Tip: The retreat room is absolutely perfect however it faces the railway trestle and regular (long) train...
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  • Stayed: June 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 13 July 2012

We were in town for a concert at the Stockey Centre, which is just a short five minute (literally) walk from the B&B. We stayed in the Garden Room, which was comfortable, scrupulously clean and has an immaculate ensuite bathroom. Breakfast was wonderful and Susan made us feel right at home.

We discovered that the B&B hostess, Susan, offers a "pillow library" which means I can leave my 'sculpted' pillow at home the next time I visit.

We loved the stay at 40 Bay!

Room Tip: The Garden Room was quiet, comfortable, and restful.
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  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 3 July 2012

We'd planned to see Georgian Bay for years. After researching on-line, we chose 40 Bay Street as a perfect destination to enjoy the area. It met all expectations. The meals, the table setting, so lovely. Susan is a delight and adds immensely to any stay. We also met very interesting guests, whom we vowed to keep in touch with. Highly recommend the Island Queen boat cruise.

Room Tip: The Garden Room offers a balcony over the perinnial garden - perfect. It's roomier as well.
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Reviewed 27 June 2012

Susan delivers all that is promised on 40 Bay's website with friendly and professional service and excellent breakfasts. My motorcycle was parked securely, off-street, accessible from the nicely private deck of the Garden Room. The place was spotlessly clean.

The B&B offers great viewing of the CPR trestle that crosses the bay, a magnificent structure that was built in 1907. Guests can relax on the deck or in their room watching mainline action as CP, CN and VIA head northbound. The trains are not too obtrusive for other guests as there are no whistled crossings in the immediate vicinity. Rail photographers will also find lots of good spots within a short drive to the CPR Parry Sound and CN Bala subs.

It was nice to park and relax. Several restaurants and local attractions are within walking distance. A return to 40 Bay is planned for our annual Fall colour road trip. Looking forward to it!

  • Stayed: June 2012, travelled solo
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Additional Information about 40 Bay Street Bed & Breakfast

Address: 40 Bay St, Parry Sound, Ontario P2A 1S5, Canada
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Region: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > Parry Sound
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Parry Sound
Price Range: $167 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located on Parry Sound's waterfront and just a stroll to all the major attractions in town, each of our air-conditioned suites offers a unique and outstanding feature - a stunning view of Georgian Bay and the town's waterfront, a room with a spa-like bathroom, or a private, sun-drenched deck overlooking our gardens. Our breakfast menu is designed by a professional chef, whose dedication to fresh ingredients and organic products make breakfast sublime. Open year-round. ... more   less 
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40 Bay Street Bed & Breakfast Parry Sound, Ontario

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