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St. John's, Canada
Reviewed 12 December 2012

Wanted a short getaway to celebrate a birthday milestone! We had stayed at this B&B a few years ago and really enjoyed the old (but not rundown) house and the meal served at the on site restaurant. So we thought to pay a return visit. We weren't disappointed! We stayed in the Tara Jean room, a large beautiful room with...

Thank BigBear50
Reviewed 16 August 2012

Our room was clean and comfortable. However we had to use the window fan to,get cool as the room was not air conditioned. Our disappointment was with the breakfast. It was very uninteresting based on the other places we have stayed. We were offered the same thing two days in a row. Others were offered the same menu three days....

1Thank Carl W
NLExperience, General Manager at Sophia's Heritage Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry your experience at our Inn did not meet your expectations. We do strive to provide our guests with the utmost in care and attention and we appreciate your feedback. To address your concerns: we do not live on this particular property, and in fact, operate 6 Inns in total which are located in two different locations. This...

Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 23 August 2011

My husband and I had the summer love package, Dinner was lovely (salmon for him - beef filet for her). And an extrordinary caramel pudding worth the trip. Everything was perfect!

Thank GenMich
Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 3 August 2011

We stayed at Sophia's for 2 nights and used it as our base for exploring the Baccalieu Trail (Heart's Content, Grate's Cove, Winterton) Beautiful well kept, clean inn. Friendly helpful staff. Our room was very clean and comfortable. Great bed! Breakfasts were filling and delicious. We had our dinner there one of our nights and it was EXCELLENT.

1Thank DLT1975
Waterloo, Canada
Reviewed 20 July 2011

This inn was a great find in the town of Carbonear. The beautiful historic house had all of the comforts of home. Jennifer was very friendly and provided us with information about the area. The room was clean and the bed was very comfortable. In the morning we were treated with the most delicious berry pancakes I have ever tasted!...

Thank JenLFields
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 15 July 2011

The room was small but nice. We needed the window fan to cool off. The owner was around only when checking in or out and at breakfast time. We were hoping to get some area history and lore from the owner. The breakfast was very tasty, what there was of it. I can usually eat more than two pancakes. A...

1Thank Clark_Kent_Traveller
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 22 September 2010

The warm reception upon arrival set the stage for a pleasant stay. The heritage inn designation is appropriate as the common areas and rooms are period themed,spotless and comfortable. The staff are very knowledgeable regarding local attractions and hiking trails in the general area. The breakfasts provided are well balanced and evening meals when available are superior.

Thank Melville20
St. John's, Canada
Reviewed 16 August 2010

This B and B was the best B n B I have stayed in. Both the food and the room were first class. Highly recommend. Please note that the restaurant has a first class chef at the helm. Our server, Heather, was above average and worth noting in this review. EWe booked the romance package and this was worth every...

Thank travelover62_10
Reviewed 31 May 2010

An excellent B&B. Unfortunately all the large rooms were booked, so we had to settle for a smaller room at the back. But the real attraction here is the food. We had both dinner and breakfast, and they were probably the best meals we have ever had at a B&B. The partridgeberry pancakes at breakfast were absolutely delicious. Jennifer serves...

1Thank canduo
Nova Scotia
Reviewed 14 September 2009

Can't recommend 'Sophia's' and 'The Merchant's Manor' highly enough! First-class surroundings, real Newfoundland ambience, superb food and hospitality, genuine comfort. After spending the night in a wonderfully luxurious bed, we needed a venue to host a small family reception. 'The Merchant's Manor' provided an occasion to remember -- wood-panelled study, adjacent reception room, trays of Newfoundland delicacies served in style,...

1Thank BluenoseQueen

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sophia's Heritage Inn is a completely restored Newfoundland heritage home. The original character of this 19th century merchant homestead has been maintained while providing all modern amenities for guests. Complete with ocean views, ensuites, whirlpool tubs, down duvets & warm hospitality. Casual fine dining, original artwork & gift shop. Hot breakfast is complimentary.Sophia's Heritage Inn belongs to the Newfoundland Experience collection of Heritage Inns and Dining located in Trinity & Carbonear. ... more   less 

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Address: 150 Water St, Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador A1Y 1A9, Canada
Region: Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador > Newfoundland > Carbonear
Price Range: $135 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“The jacuzzi tub was awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles JenniferT831, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask about bed sizes!”
 of 5 bubbles kgass, 28 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Pick the front room with the spa bath and air conditioner...top notch”
 of 5 bubbles mpmrb, 7 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Tara Jean's suite is quite large and has a whirlpool tub!”
 of 5 bubbles Rchafe, 4 Oct 2013 | Read review
“The Kali Justine suite has a king size bed, jacuzzi plus shower in the ensuite bathroom, fireplace (we didn't use); and best of all, air conditioning and a fan.”
 of 5 bubbles AnnMarie709_13, 29 Jul 2013 | Read review
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