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Dalvay by the Sea Hotel

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16 Cottage Cres. Rte. 6, Dalvay Beach, Dalvay, Prince Edward Island C0A 1P0 Canada See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4.5 Star accommodation
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Dalvay-By-The-Sea, a National Historic Site of Canada, is an elegant Queen Anne Revival home built in 1895 by a Scottish-American oil tycoon. A summer resort hotel since the 1930's, Dalvay By-The-Sea is located at the ...More east end of Prince Edward Island's National Park on scenic Dalvay Beach. There are 25 guest rooms; all are largely furnished in period antiques and all rooms offer a four-piece private bath. Each of our rooms is singular and unique. In addition, there are eight three-bedroom cottages located adjacent to the inn, offering vistas of the ocean, Dalvay Lake and acres of manicured grounds. The inn currently operates from May 1st - October 15th, offering both accommodations and dining. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Tennis Court
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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US$131 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Dalvay By The Sea
Canada > Prince Edward Island > Dalvay
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great weekend in PEI. We had a gorgeous suite with views of the lake and the ocean! Everyone at Dalvay was so helpful and easy to deal with. Matt at the reception helped with suggestions of places to visit, arranged our reservations and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this place is first class- beautiful building, friendly staff, easy to get to from Charlottetown, nice grounds, fantastic beach nearby and a very good restaurant. We had a lovely, large room with a king bed on the second floor, although I thought I...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our room-#1– was so small we had to stand our small suitcases up and still couldn’t get around the bed. And the bed squeaked. But the property is beautiful, the food delicious and the staff super friendly. The owner is lovely and makes you feel...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have yet to stay there and probably won't because it is not accessible, but the location is fabulous. We've had drinks and appetizers on the veranda, which were lovely, delicious, and worth the wait... mostly. We found it interesting that one couple left after...More

Thank leeellenp
Response from Matt M, Guest Relations Manager at Dalvay by the Sea HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear leeellenp, Thank you so much for taking the time to tell us about your recent experiences at Dalvay by the Sea. As this building was built in the 1890's we do face unique challenges in terms of accessibility. We do have three rooms on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved our stay at this beautiful hotel. It felt like Downton Abbey. So peaceful, quiet and romantic. Had a great time strolling the grounds and a delicious dinner and breakfast. Loved the location right near the ocean.

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Melanie M
10 August 2017|
Response from JoelJ1560 | Property representative |
Good evening Melanie M, Yes we do offer a Gluten free afternoon tea. Just let the Guest Service Agent know when you are making your reservation. Tea reservations do need to be made 12hrs in advance. Warmest regards, Joel... More
3 June 2017|
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Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
I admit in recalling that I did not see any pets in the building although there was a dog or two, but they may have been there for dinner or some other occasion. Have you checked their website?
25 May 2016|
Response from TM10TM | Reviewed this property |
There is a ramp from the parking lot to the front porch, to the hotel entrance. There is no elevator inside, but there are first floor rooms. I'm not sure if they are equipped for a wheelchair, but I would imagine there must... More
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"Rooms on the top floor are smaller but probably quieter"
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"Cottages ar spacious, clean, and attractive, but mosquito activity around them was fierce"
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"#3 has two double beds. The singe double bed room is very very small. Spend a little more for a larger room."
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"Go to another hotel."
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