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Battle Harbour National Historic District

Battle Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-921-6325
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great day for history

Spent most of the day in the area.. The guide was very informative with lots of local knowledge... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sidmons
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Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia
Bucket List Trip

My family and I visited Battle Harbor for a three-night stay. Talk about off the beaten... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Tim Y
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Vermont
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“cod” (8 reviews)
“boat ride” (6 reviews)
“red bay” (9 reviews)
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Battle Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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+1 709-921-6325
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"cod"
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"gravel road"
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"bucket list"
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"wonderful experience"
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"two nights"
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"blanc sablon"
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"one night"
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"friendly staff"
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"bread"
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"an adventure"
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"newfoundland labrador"
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"the kitchen"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent most of the day in the area.. The guide was very informative with lots of local knowledge. buildings and exhibits were very well market for interpretation.

Thank sidmons
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BattleHarbour, Manager at Battle Harbour National Historic District, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Glad you enjoyed it. Come back again some time and spend a couple of nights. You won't regret it.

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

My family and I visited Battle Harbor for a three-night stay. Talk about off the beaten path?....what an adventure just to get here. Non-stop spectacular. Way off the grid. Two years later my kids still remember it like yesterday. It is a tremendous, poignant, cozy,...More

3  Thank Tim Y
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BattleHarbour, Manager at Battle Harbour National Historic District, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your review. Yes, we have wifi in the Loft.

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

You have to really want to go here: first a ferry from Newfoundland across the Straits of Belle Isle, then a 2-3 hour drive through beautiful, but desolate coastline and interior to Red bay, then a small "fishing" boat an hour away and you will...More

2  Thank JamesSaltonstall
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

If you just want to spend the day here, it is worth a visit. But if you are lucky enough to stay for a couple of days, that is even better. It is a very unique experience and well worth it

1  Thank Lori P
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Our visit was worth every mile of travel on a plane, ferry, gravel road, and boat ride to this beautiful place. The staff are wonderful, especially Peter "The Problem Solver". The food is delicious and beautifully presented, and the accommodation is divine with attention to...More

2  Thank GeraniumGrower
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

We spent three wonderful July days at Battle Harbour and enjoyed every second of our visit. Rented the Doctors Cottage, what a special historic home. Very well appointed and beyond comfortable. Each meal was a wonderful experience, the staff were beyond friendly, caring and helpful....More

1  Thank Dan M
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I had planed only a day visit. When I wanted to book it, the girl told me that an overnight stay would be better because I could see so much more of the Island. So I went for one night. It turned into six. Just...More

2  Thank artphotogypsy
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

One of a kind experience. Historic area with nearly intact buildings and sites of a former cod/seal fishing community. Great accommodations - completely modern and very comfortable. Meals are wonderful. Very much worth the effort to get here (good gravel road from Red Bay on...More

1  Thank Ann W
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We booked a 2 day trip to this site and it was fantastic. The boat ride from Mary's Harbour was a bit rough on the way over but as it's only 25 minutes even weak stomachs could handle it. The return trip was on very...More

2  Thank bkconnors
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We have lived in the northern part of labrador for 2 years but even so this was well worth the trip. We stayed two nights in battle harbour and it has been one of our favourite places we've ever visited.  They take you by boat...More

2  Thank Emily M
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402SharonB
13 March 2018|
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Response from PeterSBNL | Property representative |
We are getting more busy all the time. Best you book ahead so you are not disappointed. See you this summer.
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Anyad N
3 March 2016|
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Response from PeterSBNL | Property representative |
It is but everyone who doesn't spend the night regrets it. As for the road, it is now paved all the way to Mary's Harbour.
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