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Doctor's House Bed & Breakfast - 1

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1 bedroom

1 bed
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The School House Room is one of our six rooms.

See these links for our other listings: http://www.airbnb.com/rooms/322522, which is an apartment, http://www.airbnb.com/rooms/371332 and http://www.airbnb.com/rooms/345258

This room is decorated from a one room schoolhouse we used to own and has an ensuite bathroom and a King bed.

Stay in a country Doctor's century home in rural Ontario, as one of our guests said, “Walking in the door to the Doctor's House is like entering the portal to another era. The décor and attention to detail sweep you back to the feeling and charm of a younger Canada in it's beginnings. The Doctor's House is really a home with a welcome in every room.”

We serve home cooked local organic, where possible, food and cater to special diets such as gluten free, vegetarian, diabetic, etc.

Our specialty is Bavarian Pancake made with locally grown and milled flour and served with local maple syrup and a fresh fruit and yogurt cup. We use fresh roasted free trade coffee and a special Earl Grey tea.

We are near the best beaches and sunsets in the world, take a walk on trails through the Niagara Escarpment a UNESCO World Biosphere reserve, or if you are more energetic, you can hike the Bruce Trail, which runs along the edge of the escarpment and gives spectacular views of Georgian Bay one of the largest fresh water bays in the world. It is so large most people think of it is a separate lake but it is really part of Lake Huron.

If you like waterfalls then we have many that are just a short walk from your car or some that you have to hike to through some very scenic countryside.

If wine is your choice, then it might surprise you that we have a number of excellent wineries in our area, but if beer is more to your taste we also have some excellent craft breweries.

We are located between Lake Huron and Georgian Bay in the Famous Great Lakes recreation and tourist area.

Dive or take a glass-bottom boat cruise in the Fathom Five National Park at Tobermory.
Boat cruise to Flower Pot Island where you can tour the lighthouse and hike the island.
Hike to the Grotto in the Bruce Peninsula National Park (this is a beautiful cave).

We are also near 15 distinctive lighthouses and marine heritage sites, many local markets, great fishing, canoeing, and kayaking in the many rivers and lakes, excellent cycling, museums and several golf courses.

In the winter we have some of the best snowmobiling, cross country skiing, snow shoeing, and ice fishing. We also have dog sledding in the area.

Great place to celebrate special events such as, weddings, family reunions, women's or wellness retreats, special birthdays and anniversaries, etc.

For an excellent family activity, we have the EXPLORE THE BRUCE ADVENTURE PASSPORT that sends you to very interesting places in our area. When you find 7 out of the 12 listed, you will receive a tee shirt. All of this is FREE.

If you are looking for beaches, adventure, exploring or peace and quiet, this area has it all.

For more information go to the "Guidebook"


The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1 (Private bathroom)
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Room type: Private room

Amenities
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Wireless Internet

Prices
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House Rules

No smoking inside the house.

We do not believe in having a lot of rules, other than if you book, please show up. Be respectful of our home and courteous to us and our other guests. Most of all, have fun and enjoy the beautiful countryside that you are visiting and travelling through as it is one of the hidden gems of Canada.


Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

Availability
On Fridays and Saturdays the minimum stay is 2 nights.

27 Reviews

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Jess User Profile
August 2017
John & Miriam were extremely helpful! They let us check in early and gave us helpful advice on places to visit and things to see when the weather did not co operate! Breakfast was absolutely wonderful! You can see the love and dedication they put in to the house and ensuring their guests enjoy their stay! Thank you again for your hospitality! Jess & Devin
John And Miriam User Profile
Response from John And Miriam:
Thank you. It was great hosting you both.
August 2017

Michele User Profile
July 2017
Great place to stay. Very friendly host and house was very clean. Breakfast was also good.

Zahra User Profile
July 2017
We had a wonderful stay at the Doctor's Inn. The room and house were beautiful and well taken care of. The breakfast was delicious and John and Mariam were knowledgable and kind hosts. We had a great time with them and they helped make our trip more memorable.

Sue User Profile
July 2017
The host canceled this reservation 4 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

Ruth User Profile
July 2017
Miriam and John are excellent hosts and their town and B & B are full of amazing history of the area.

Jennifer User Profile
May 2017
Charming and comfortable. We had to leave early in the morning (7:00) before the scheduled breakfast (8:30) and Miriam woke up early and made us pancakes. Thank you so much!

Vahdeta User Profile
September 2016
John and Miriam were great hosts, great breakfast and everything was there for us.

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John And Miriam User Profile

John is a retired foundryman originally from the Blackcountry in the U.K. Have lived in Canada for over 30 years. Enjoys playing the guitar and singing folk songs and volunteers at several nursing homes, etc. Favourite past time in winter is downhill skiing, curling and square dancing, in the summer hiking the many trails in our area, gardening, cycling, photography, geocaching and sightseeing our beautiful area.

Miriam is a retired Activity Director and enjoys many arts and crafts including basketmaking. Loves to ski, canoe, backpack, walk our many trails, and square dance.

We are also great travelers to other parts of the world. We enjoy biking and walking holidays most.

As Hosts, we are friendly, knowledgeable about our tourist area, accommodating, helpful and caring.

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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