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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 27 August 2010

I had the privelege of staying at A Paradise Found on 1 August, 2010 while on a motorcycle tour across Canada. Being a "west coast boy", this was the first time to stay in Cape Breton and I couldn't have had a better introduction to Cape Breton hospitality than at this delightful B & B. The hosts, Rick and Connie...

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Smithtown, New York
Reviewed 23 August 2010

Our springtime trip to Cape Bretton was a complete surprise to the both of us. We had picked this B&B off the internet and had know idea what a great experence it would be. We have been all over the East Coast to B&B's but Paradise Found Is the Best. Rick and Connie are terrific hosts from the minute you...

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Weston, Connecticut
Reviewed 22 August 2010

The hosts were the best, seemed like family. There was a great feeling chatting in the morning at breakfast and in the eveing with the hosts and other guests. Breakfast was excellent, all suggestions for activities were on the mark, the room was small. Overall, if you are staying in Sydney, I definitely recommend.

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Aiken, South Carolina
Reviewed 17 August 2010

Excellent B and B. Rick sent us information on the area before we arrived which helped us plan our stay. We did everything he and Connie recommended, sights, restaurants, walks etc. and found it all to be just as they described. They are a mine of information on the entire region and provided us with notated maps, even as we...

Thank janwaugh
St. Catharines, Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2010

The service and friendliness made us feel so good. The room with private bath was spacious and beautiful. The breakfasts were 5 star. The location is close to everything and we wouldn't think of staying anywhere else. The home is beautiful and the owners think of every convenience. This is the second time we have stayed there and we would...

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 10 August 2010

We stayed here on August 3-4th, and had a GREAT time. Rick and Connie really look out for you, make you feel like you are their own. Have really good suggestions on what all to do, see, where to eat, etc. etc, The inn is located in a quiet part of town, yet close enough that we could walk to...

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Brampton, Canada
Reviewed 9 August 2010

We stayed at Paradise Found for three days and nights and were delighted and impressed with the rooms, the breakfasts and most of all the warmth, hospitality and friendship. Rick and Connie do their utmost to make everyone feel at home and comfortable. They give of themselves, their wonderful personalities, their life experiences and most of all their care. We...

Thank maclellans
Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2010

Coming to Canada from England for the first time, we wern't sure what to expect in the New World. Britain invented the B&B, and we have stayed in plenty across England and Scotland over the years. Most are good, a few are just in it for the money. But this B&B showed up all the olde worlde places we have...

Thank Captain28
Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 31 July 2010

We arrived there , very late and tired but in spite of the hour were welcomed,comforted and made to feel at home! Our host came out to greet us,helped with the luggage and was entirely gracious. The room was beautiful, most importantly the bed was extremely comfortable and everything was spotless! The next morning a wonderful breakfast was served which...

Thank mslupus
Panama City Beach, Florida
Reviewed 31 July 2010

VERY many great points on this stay. 1. Rick and Connie are excellent hosts and the breakfasts will not be equalled ANYWHERE else. 2. Most comfortable bed on our 7 day trip was here in the Hydrangea Room. 3. Private bath for each room which is not common for a B&B. 4. Location is in a residential area which means...

Thank John W

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Make our centrally located charming home your peaceful retreat when visiting beautiful Cape Breton. Ideally situated for you to explore the island by day, enjoy the food and frolic of Sydney by night and relax in the comfort of one of the area’s fine old homes. Three well-appointed rooms all with spacious ensuite baths. Elegant living/dining rooms and cheery sunroom/library. Connie’s full deluxe breakfasts get rave reviews. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Paradise Found B&B

Address: 62 Milton St, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 4L8, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Sydney
Price Range: $81 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Hydrangea room and Rose room are in front with street view, Wedge room is at rear with view of garden.”
 of 5 bubbles yourrealtorlisa, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Loved that we could open windows for fresh air in the Rose Room.”
 of 5 bubbles ShipRats, 2 Nov 2014 | Read review
“This home probably built around 1900. See rooms (all on 2nd floor and with private baths) and amenities on the website. We went to learn about Cape Breton's people and history as well as the scenery and were not disappointed.”
 of 5 bubbles 580Traveling, 18 Aug 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely. There are no bad rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles karencharlie, 15 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Rose room was very quiet, yet you can have the windows open if you wish”
 of 5 bubbles Iliketotravel6, 14 Oct 2013 | Read review
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