This Parrsboro B&B is 10 minutes’ walk from the city center and 1.9 mi from picturesque Bay of Fundy. It offers on-site gardens and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Decorated with period furniture, each room at Parrsboro Gillespie House Inn is furnished with a desk and private bathroom. Select rooms feature a clawfoot tub and/or fireplace. Breakfast at Gillespie House Inn includes a hot selection as well as fruit, cereals, yogurt, homemade muffins and breads. Coffee and tea are served as well. After a day of sightseeing, guests can warm up by the fireplace in the common area or peruse the library. Ships Company Theater offers entertainment options 11 minutes’ walk away. Parrsboro Golf Club is 8 minutes’ drive away. Hiking is a popular activity at Cape Chignecto, about 34 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
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1 queen bed
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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.9
Facilities
9.6
Cleanliness
9.9
Comfort
9.6
Value for money
9.5
Location
9.5
Free Wifi
8.8
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Guests who stayed here loved

  • Ellen
    United States of America United States of America
    The inn was beautiful and the staff were very welcoming. They served an elegant breakfast.
  • Julie
    United States of America United States of America
    The breakfast was fantastic. There were several options from a menu and everything was freshly prepared daily. The staff even went the extra mile to make GF muffins for my husband.
  • Heather
    Canada Canada
    Beautiful home Excellent breakfast and gracious host.

Managed by Lisa M. Smith and Troy R. Colpitts

Company review score: 9.9Based on 108 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company info

Your hosts are passionate about and committed to, designing extraordinary and unforgettable guest experiences infused with the richness and authenticity of Nova Scotian hospitality.

Property info

Our Inn is in an historic building in the heart of Parrsboro, a small community on the Bay of Fundy and centrally located in the Cliffs of Fundy UNESCO Global Geopark. We offer large lawn with flower gardens and lawn chairs.

Language Spoken

English

Area info

Amenities of Gillespie House Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 9.6

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Free Wifi
  • Family rooms
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Private Bathroom
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Ski
  • Ski storage
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Bingo
    Additional charge
  • Live music/Performance
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Temporary art galleries
    Off-site
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
    Off-site
  • Skiing
    Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
    Off-site
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Spa
  • Yoga classes
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules
Gillespie House Inn takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in
From 15:00 to 21:00
Check-out
Until 11:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

6+ years
Extra bed upon request
CAD 20 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction
There's no age requirement for check-in
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Cards accepted at this property
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Smoking
Smoking is not allowed.
Quiet hours
Guests need be quiet between 23:00 and 07:00.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.

Quiet hours are between 23:00:00 and 07:00:00.

License number: RYA-2023-03020908098649151-358

FAQs about Gillespie House Inn

  • Gillespie House Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Tennis court
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Horseback riding
    • Walking tours
    • Live music/Performance
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Yoga classes
    • Movie nights
    • Bingo

  • Room options at Gillespie House Inn include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Triple

  • Yes, Gillespie House Inn is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Gillespie House Inn is 1,150 feet from the center of Parrsboro. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Gillespie House Inn is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at Gillespie House Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.