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The Great George

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58 Great George St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4K3 Canada
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
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Updated 27/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#1 of 27 hotels in Charlottetown
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A unique cluster of fully restored, 4 1/2 star heritage buildings situated within the streetscape splendour of Charlottetown's National Historic District. 50 guest rooms and suites + 4 luxury condos sure to satisfy the senses of the most discriminating traveler. Choose from the 21-room Victorian Pavilion, the intimate five-room Wellington House, family-friendly townhouses, business-savvy Stable House, or romantic Hideaway Suites. Deluxe rooms featuring fireplace, Jacuzzi or claw-foot tub. Frommers 2004: "One of Charlottetown's classiest addresses." Open year round.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Board games / puzzles
Books, DVDs, music for children
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Baggage storage
Wifi
Breakfast buffet
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Meeting rooms
Concierge
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Shared lounge / TV area
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Safe
Seating area
VIP room facilities
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Hair dryer
Bottled water
Wake-up service / alarm clock
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Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
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Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, French
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moorec wrote a review Oct 2021
Nova Scotia10 contributions14 helpful votes
Amazing service from the moment we walked through the front door. Easy and speedy check-in. We stayed in the romantic getaway suite and it certainly was all of that. Wonderfully decorated with a two person jacuzzi, heated bathroom floor, four poster bed and beautiful decor. During weekends, they offer homemade cookies in the lobby and happy hour through the week. We enjoyed two great breakfasts while eating in the tastefully decorated lounge area. Close walking distance to the greatest restaurants in Charlottetown and a 10 minute walk to the beautiful waterfront. We can't wait to return.
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Rod wrote a review Oct 2021
Ottawa, Canada34 contributions4 helpful votes
We quite enjoyed our stay at The Great George. It is in a perfect location close to the wharf area, restaurants in a quiet area across the street from St. Dunstan's Basilica Cathedral. We had a beautiful little patio off the central courtyard. Staff were efficient and courteous. Where it fell short was in the details... the mattress was in need of a refresh... soft and springy... garage station quality toilet paper... that sort of stuff. That all said, I would not hesitate to recommend it to friends and family. Definitely recommend.
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Date of stay: October 2021
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ndser wrote a review Oct 2021
Vancouver, B.C.294 contributions541 helpful votes
We stayed in a king room in the Great George in Charlottetown for 2-nights in early-Oct ($153). As you probably know, the George in an amalgamation of historic buildings (covering an entire city block) into a beautiful boutique hotel. Our room, on the 2nd floor in the main building housing reception and the common areas, was spacious and, despite being well appointed with dark hardwood furniture (desk, 6-drawer chest of drawers, end tables), had a feeling of lightness from the light wood-plank flooring and the two windows. It had 2 upholstered chairs, a gas fireplace, and a nice throw rug under and around the bed, but was fully modern with a mini-fridge, wall mounted TV, and strong internet signal. As an extra plus, the bathroom floor was heated. The common areas, with a gracious feel of a home from the late 19th century, were used for an afternoon social (5-6 pm) with complementary wine and beer, a great opportunity to chat with other guests and appreciate the Charlottetown hospitality. They were also the venue for the complementary breakfast, described at a light continental, but actually a very satisfying full breakfast with eggs, sausages, muffins, croissants, juices, and the best coffee I've had in weeks. The hotel had a coin laundry (2 washers & dryers, $1.75/load) and free parking. It was also unique in our travels over the last 1.5 years in that it offered daily maid service – they had an option to join their green club for a $10 credit at local restaurants for foregoing the service – which we took, but they made up the room anyway. The George's location is excellent, an easy walk to several excellent restaurants, Province House, the waterfront boardwalk. The only disappointment in our visit was that all of Charlottetown's Confederation-related attractions were either bankrupt (Founder's Hall) or closed for renovation (Province House). Overall, the George offered excellent & helpful staff, beautiful & comfortable rooms, a perfect location and unparalleled hospitality. Nothing could be faulted – its a steal at the price.
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Collectmemories wrote a review Oct 2021
Vancouver, Canada70 contributions67 helpful votes
We were on a 12 day trip around Nova Scotia and PEI. We arrived at The Great George in lovely Charlottetown, and we so thrilled. We were welcomed by the front desk staff and shown around the beautiful historic property. Our room was in a separate building; a king suite. Although a period property our room was tastefully modern. The hotel was charming, accommodating and so welcoming. Not once did they offer sub standard services because of the current Covid situation. Breakfast was simple, and handled safely and with grace. The place to stay in Charlottetown!
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Date of stay: September 2021
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Nicholas C wrote a review Sep 2020
Nova Scotia, Canada38 contributions14 helpful votes
The Great George is a series of heritage homes that have been collected within a couple of blocks in the centre of this historic City. The buildings have been lovingly restored and formed into a first class Hotel. Fully modernized to provide all the comforts one might expect in a five star hotel (like underfloor heating in the bathroom ) while maintaining the character and feel of yesteryear. We stayed at The Great George for three wonderful nights (party of four) and cannot speak highly enough of the accommodations and service. Our suite was very spacious and came fully equipped with kitchen facilities and a much appreciated gas fireplace. Breakfast is served in a very comfortable lounge in the main building and is one of the best “Continental” breakfasts found in any Hotel ( Current Covid restrictions apply) Ian, the guest experience Manager is a treasure and helped us plan itineraries, recommend and book restaurants, and took care of our every request. It would be a mistake to stay anywhere other than the Great George when visiting Charlottetown.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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PRICE RANGE
US$145 - US$293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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CanadaPrince Edward IslandCharlottetown
NUMBER OF ROOMS
50
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Great George
Which popular attractions are close to The Great George?
Nearby attractions include Confederation Centre of the Arts (0.2 km), St. Dunstan's Basilica (0.3 km), and Anne and Gilbert (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The Great George?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at The Great George?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at The Great George?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and a snack bar during their stay.
Is parking available at The Great George?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Great George?
Conveniently located restaurants include Truckin' Roll Ice Cream, Claddagh Oyster House, and Hopyard.
Is The Great George located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.5 km away from the centre of Charlottetown.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Great George?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does The Great George offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and conference facilities.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The Great George?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and French.
Are there any historical sites close to The Great George?
Many travellers enjoy visiting St. Dunstan's Basilica (0.3 km), Beaconsfield Historic House (0.7 km), and Port-la-Joye - Fort Amherst (4.4 km).