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Belleville, Canada
Reviewed 16 July 2012

This is a lovely place to stay if you are exploring Old Quebec City. It's right in the middle of everything....restaurants, shops, galleries, etc. The home is beautiful and quiet. The breakfast is wonderful - plentiful and delicious. We only stayed one night (wish we could have stayed longer) in the blue room with a private bath and a four...

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Berkeley, California
Reviewed 27 June 2012

We spent 3 nights in the lovely, spacious Blue Room, with private bath, 4-poster bed, and window seats, and highly recommend this B&B. The owners are very welcoming and are happy to offer tips on what to see and where to eat. The day starts with a full breakfast -- your choice of crepes, French toast, eggs, sausage, bacon, etc....

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2012

My partner and I stayed here April this year on a recent trip to Canada. We were simply overwelmed by the place. Greg the host was so welcoming, friendly and informative without being intrusive. The breakfasts were simply delicious, with almost every cereal available, choice of eggs, bacon, sausage, french toast(eggy bread), pancakes, fresh fruit salad, toast, croissant, brioche and...

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Nova Scotia's Bay of Fundy and Annapolis Valley, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2012

We initially contacted the James Thompson after reading the overall reviews and determining that it was within our budget and had what we were looking for. My first impression was when I called to check availability and talked to the co-owner Guita, she was quite happy to offer us a room with private bathroom for $120 which included both taxes...

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Listowel, ON
Reviewed 21 April 2012

My husband and I stayed here on our 10th anniversary in 2009. The location was perfect! We only left the walled city 2x during our 1 week stay, so it was just right for us. Greg was the perfect blend of helpful and friendly without being overbearing or "in your face". We had the room with our own bathroom and...

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Cold Lake
Reviewed 17 April 2012

We were there in June 2011 and have travelled a lot since. This place has become our bench mark, and we haven't found any that match it for comfort and historic elegance. The rooms were clean and extremely comfortable. I have never spent so much time in the morning just relaxing before going for breakfast (we were the last ones...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 19 March 2012

We really enjoyed our stay. The breakfast was enormous and delicious, prepared fresh for us. Greg was very helpful and answered all our questions about the city. Our room was lovely and we enjoyed the 3D tv on a snowy afternoon.

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NY State
Reviewed 11 March 2012

We spent the last weeknd of the 2012 Winter Carnival at the MHJT. Greg and Guita were very helpful, responsive and accomodating to our inquiries, reservations and stay. Very historic, lots of character,; the house and Greg! Easy to find, located where you park your car and dont get back into it untilo you are leaving for good. There were...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Its in the heart of walled city, one can walk to all the the most interesting sites. The owners are very hospitable and knowledgeable of the place. Breakfast! it is was so good and so much .... that I wished I booked my lunch heaps later in the aftenoon. The house itself is historical. better value, specially if one is...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 23 February 2012

This historic home is located right in middle of the Old City, just steps from the famous Chateau Frontenac. Greg (the proprietor) not only sets an elegant table and prepares a mean French toast, but he is also full of helpful tips and historic information about Quebec City so you don't miss a thing during your stay. This has to...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our home was built in 1793 and it situated within the fortified walls of famous Vieux Quebec. It is classified as an Historic Monument by the Government of Quebec and has a 4 "sun" rating. Our tastefully decorated guest rooms have Queen-sized beds for your comfort. We offer two rooms, each with one Queen-sized bed, and the third room has two Queen-sized beds. Our entire home is protected by a well maintained fire detection system that is monitored all the time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maison Historique James Thompson

Address: 47 rue Ste.Ursule, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4E4, Canada
Region: Canada > Quebec > Quebec City
Price Range: RM435 - RM585 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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