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Back In Thyme B&B

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Reviewed 3 November 2015

We only spent one night with the Hogg's but it was lovely. The room was comfortable as was the bed. Breakfast was not only tasty but once they knew we enjoy conversation they were very friendly, helpful, informative and interesting conversationalists. It was a lovely stopover.

Thank Hersemann
Williamsburg, Virginia
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Jeff & Julie are wonderfully friendly hosts! We enjoyed much more then a simple one-night stay as we had access to a charming dining area to enjoy local smoked trout & mackerel for dinner, then a cozy night's rest followed by a delicious breakfast omelet (created by Chef Jeff) and a morning filled with conversation about local artisans and where...

Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 21 October 2014

We had a lovely night in the small, cozy room on the first floor. The bed and sheets were very clean, and very comfortable. We enjoyed the breakfast-- "Chef Jeff's" omelette was fantastic. The owners were warm, welcoming, eccentric, chatty and very keen to help. A fun, if quirky, place to stay in Sheet Harbour.

2Thank Aaron B
San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 September 2013

We arrived to find that the host had forgotten our booking, but found that she had the room cleaned anyway. We were so taken aback by her demeanor and disorganization, that we actually looked around for an alternative. Unfortunately at the last minute there were none. We returned to the room after dinner. It was small, but very clean. The...

4Thank Hhoffman
gr, michigan
Reviewed 18 August 2013

We stayed here on our motorcycle trip from Michigan to Nova Scotia. What a treat! The room was nicely decorated and clean and cozy. The breakfast was delicious and the hosts were super friendly. We had the downstairs room with a private bath and it was very quiet even though you are in their home and their as another couple...

Thank cyclingduo30
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 10 August 2013

We spent two nights at Back in Thyme and found the hosts Jeff and Julie to be very friendly and more than willing to provide information on what to do during our visit to Sheet Harbour. We stayed in the Rose Room on the ground floor of their pre 1900 home and found it very comfortable and quiet. The ensuite...

1Thank caperOttawa_Canada
Reviewed 2 August 2013

We decided to unwind for a night, before we made our way up to Cape Breton, in Sheet Harbour. The Back'N Thyme was perfect. The accommodation was cozy and clean but the highlight for us was the warmth and of Julie & Jeff and of course Jeff's famous omelette.

Thank TorontoTommyB
Fareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2013

We arrived a little earlier than expected but received a very warm welcome. Coffee was immediately offered and we were invited to relax in the homely comfortable family lounge where we enjoyed convivial conversation with Jeff, Julie and their friends. We had the Apple Blossom room which was very comfortable and the shared bathroom was superbly equipped. The Apple Blossom...

Thank JohnO_13503828
Reviewed 17 July 2013

We spent one night at Back in Thyme whilst travelling around Nova Scotia , and were delighted with the warmth and friendliness of our welcome. Our en-suite room was on the ground floor and very comfortable. The bathroom was not large, but perfectly adequate. We spent part of the evening socialising with Julie, Jeff and Matthew, and thoroughly enjoyed their...

Thank melvillecot
Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Reviewed 25 October 2012

We stayed in the Rose Room while in Sheet Harbour for a wedding. Our stay at Back in Thyme was excellent. The omlette was the best I ever tasted, our hosts could recommend plenty of activities whenever we needed information, the room was charming, clean, and had a good view of the backyard and nearby river. The day after the...

1Thank Sasquatch7

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A charming century home in the heart of the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia, surrounded by miles of scenic coastline. Enjoy swimming, hiking, and bird watching or admiring the beautiful sunsets. The location is an ideal stopover point between Halifax and Cape Breton with an availability of restaurants and other activities such as hiking at Taylor's Head Provincial Park which guests have claimed to be a hidden gem. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Back In Thyme B&B

Address: 22960 Hwy #7, Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia BOJ 3BO, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Sheet Harbour
Price Range: RM301 - RM408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Choose the Rose Room if you are an early riser. It is conveniently located next to the breakfast room, but other guests may wake you if you plan on sleeping in.”
Sasquatch7, 25 Oct 2012 | Read review
“Just two rooms. possible 3rd all good.”
GeorgeW920, 24 Jul 2012 | Read review
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