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Olde Lantern Inn and Vineyard
Ranked #1 of 3 Grand Pre B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Winnipeg, Canada
Level 4 Contributor
16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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“Quintessential ! ”
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The Olde Lantern Inn was the perfect compliment to visiting this beautiful part of Nova Scotia. We stayed in the Wine Cellar room. It was very private with our own entrance. A terrace for our use was just steps away from our front door! Magnificent views of the vineyard and a romantic leisurely stroll to the Unesco protected heritage site of the Grand Pré landscape!!

The room and bathroom were spotless! Everything was beautifully decorated, and spacious with all the extras that make it a first class B&B! Thank you Des & Adrianna for making this a memorable stay! We are still talking about how delicious french toast and omelettes were!!

Stayed September 2016, travelled as a couple
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Adrianna and Desmond are the perfect pair to make you feel at home at their lovely Inn. The rooms are comfortable, the breakfasts are delicious and we were very happy that we were staying long enough to sample all three amazing breakfast offerings.
Located just a short walk through the vineyard to Le Caveau Restaurant and Domaine de Grand Pre Winery makes this a perfect spot to enjoy a special evening of wonderful dining and wining. Just follow the lantern lit path back to the Inn. We highly recommend this Bed and Breakfast for your stay in the Wolfville area.

  • Stayed August 2016, travelled as a couple
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

They have a terrific location and the room we stayed in, the one in the picture was awesome. The couple that own the B & B were nice, the woman was so sweet, vibrant and so upbeat. We had control of our own air conditioner which I loved. Sort of weird is they asked us to keep our shoes off, I understand they didn't want to dirty the carpets I think, but I have never been asked to do that. Check-out time was 10 a.m. which is not a standard check-out, but that's their policy.

I would stay again. We walked to dinner through the winery to the fabulous Domine de Grande Pre winery restaurant Le Caveau. There were lit lanterns attached to ends of grape vine rows and we used our flashlight to return to B & B. that was neat. The inn is also a 2 minute great walk through vineyards to the UNESCO World Heritage Grand Pre valley and church. That was incredibly neat as well. If the inn keepers wanted to sell Inn I would seriously considered purchasing as a private residence.

Stayed August 2016
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Halifax, Canada
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126 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had a very pleasant one-night stay here, enjoying the location beside the Grad Pre winery, the comfortable room, a lovely breakfast, and good conversation with our hosts. Heartily recommend this B&B as a place to stay in lovely Wolfville.

  • Stayed August 2016, travelled as a couple
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Halifax, Nova Scotia
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Adriana and Des have created a lovely oasis in the vineyard. Comfortable rooms, delicious breakfasts and a short walk to Le Caveau restaurant through a lantern lit walk. Highly recommended for a night or weekend away!

Stayed August 2016, travelled as a couple
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Lakewood, Washington
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Superb hosts in a gorgeous setting! Scrumptious breakfasts and sweet attention to details. Comfy bed and helpful info regarding what to see and do in the area. Recommend to anyone wanting a relaxing vacation and especially those interested in the Acadian culture and good wine!

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  • Stayed July 2016, travelled solo
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Williamsburg
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70 reviews
18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

If you want to walk through a vineyard to a wine tasting or dinner from your bed and breakfast, book a night at this comfy home. We were in the "Wine Cellar." Then enjoy a fantastic breakfast with a choice of three yummy plates the next morning. The French Toast and the Eggs Benedict were our choices from the friendly owners. One of the nicest touches was a row of lanterns in the vineyard to guide us home after dinner.

Stayed July 2016, travelled as a couple
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Property: Olde Lantern Inn and Vineyard
Address: 11575 1 Hwy, Grand Pre, Nova Scotia B0P 1M0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Grand Pre
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Ranked #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Grand Pre
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Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Olde Lantern Inn And Vineyard Hotel Grand Pre
Olde Lantern Inn And Vineyard Grand Pre, Nova Scotia

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