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Evening Sail B&B

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 11 August 2014

We stayed here one night, en route from Annapolis Royal, with a stop to do Tidal Bore rafting on the Shubenacadie River. We got to the B&B a little on the late side (8:30p) yet Michelle was waiting and very friendly and accommodating. We are a family of 5 and rented 2 rooms(Jacob's Dory - big, 2 Q beds, mini-apt...and...

Thank vermonty
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Very Clean, friendly B&B. Michelle is a great host with lots of friendly energy..Just what you need when you are far away from home. Clean rooms with a great balcony with cosy chairs to sit out. All their recommendation were awesome for the small town on Pictou Nova Scotia. Lots of history and they are renovating the small town..it is...

Thank Alice M
Knebworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Evening Sail on 29 July, in the Seashell room, complete with king size bed and external deck, all clean and well presented. The property is quite quirky which matched the outgoing personalities of hosts Michelle and Gail. The 'farmhouse' style breakfast of all guests sitting round a communal table is brilliant for an...

Thank Alan J
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2014

We stayed here over 2 years ago and decided to write a review after we had been ranking the best B&B's that we had stayed in, the entire family agreed that this was the best. The rooms were very spacious, decorated to a high standard and providing good facilities. The breakfast was delicious, especially enjoying the freshly baked pastries. The...

Thank Geoff T
Reviewed 26 July 2014

We stayed in the Jacob's Dory room, which was upstairs in the separate building. What a wonderful place to stay! Huge room with 2 double beds, a living room area, and a kitchen. We had a great view from the balcony. The beds were very comfy. Breakfast was quite yummy and the conversation was lively. Coffee, juice, homemade muffins and...

Thank TxAggie87
New Jersey
Reviewed 25 July 2014

We stayed one night solely to get an early ferry to PEI, and we had no expectation that this B&B would be as wonderful as it was. The home was charming, Michelle and Gail (mother and daughter innkeepers) were gracious and welcoming - just really really nice people to get to know. Our lovely room was on the second floor...

Thank RUrahrah
Saint Thomas, Canada
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Unfortunately, only one night's stay on our way through, but Jacob's Dory (our room) was lovely. Nautical decorations throughout made for a cozy, whimsical atmosphere. Super comfortable bed-- best sleep of my entire eight-day tour. Breakfast at the communal table the next morning was really wonderful. Michelle and Gail sat down and chatted with their guests. Gail's home-baked treats are...

Thank Corrina A
Seba Beach, Canada
Reviewed 11 July 2014

This was an excellent experience after a fairly long line of great experiences in various b & bs around the province. Breakfast was particularly fine -- the food and the company. Room was funky country, extremely clean.

Thank Gail d
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We were in Pictou for a quick 4 days long week end. We choose Pictou as it was in the middle of Nova Scotia, close to things we had the time to do in 4 days. I selected Evening Sail B&B based on the reviews on Trip Advisor and was not disappointed at all. We stayed there 3 nights and...

1Thank Patrick R
Sussex, UK
Reviewed 17 June 2014 via mobile

We visited the small town of Pictou as part of a fly drive trip around Nova Scotia and stayed for one night at The Evening Sail B&B. Our hosts Michelle and her Mum Gail run the B&B and could not have been more welcoming. Helpful advice on what to do and where to eat, and a really charming friendly approach....

2Thank Timj135

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A four star B&B with really, really comfy beds, all private en-suite bathrooms, lots of over-sized towels, and private balconies (most with harbour views). Some suites with king bed, fireplace or kitchen facilities. Enjoy freshly ground, gourmet coffee with our included breakfast where we serve such delicious things as Grand Marnier french toast with lemon sauce and fresh blueberries, eggs benedict or savoury quiche with croissants fresh from the oven. The perfect stopover on your way to PEI & Cape Breton. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Evening Sail B&B

Address: 279 Denoon Street, Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K 1H0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Pictou
Price Range: RM336 - RM525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Evening Sail B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Rooms pleasant, but you won't see the sea in the summer. B&B set on a hill. The Army Reserve grounds are below you, behind the trees.”
BarbaraFisk, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one that has a bigger bathroom.”
837jillv, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All suites seem very nice. Ask about ground floor suite if you're not suited to the steep/narrow stairway(s); especially with suitcases.”
336williamn, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Second floor room has a nice private deck to sit on and read.”
tom646, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the king bed with the balcony.”
Hemenwaycook, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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