We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Boathouse B&B

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Stratford
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

75 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 72: English reviews
Start your review of The Boathouse B&B
 Click to rate
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This B&B is as good as it gets. We stayed three nights in the Master Suite which was huge with a private balcony. Bathroom was large with all sorts of extra touches and a nice jacuzzi. There are three large "lounges" where you can sit, watch TV, read, listen to music or just chill, look across the harbour to Charlottetown...

Thank Bill M
Summerville, GA, United States
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Wow! Where to start! Shirley makes your stay memorable. You arrive as strangers and leave as family. Shirley is super nice, full of knowledge of the local area and can give you some helpful suggestions. Breakfast is fabulous but very relaxed. The views from her B&B are worth the stay but then when you see your accommodations you won’t want...

Thank Scott G
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were lucky enough to stay for two nights at the Boathouse from July 31 to August 2, 2016, during our first trip to the Maritimes. Let me just say that this was the best B&B at which we had the pleasure of staying during our vacation. The room was impeccably clean and elegant, the location and...

Thank RuxiC
Saint John, Canada
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights in the Master Suite and it was just wonderful! The room is luxurious! Shirley is a wonderful host, very friendly! Breakfast every morning was amazing, 3 course meals and we left feeling full for hours! The location is gorgeous. The private deck off our room was also great. We definitely had a wonderful time...

Thank brittdawn16
Reviewed 16 August 2016

What a wonderful B&B Shirley has. The view over the water which comes right up to the garden is beautiful. The house itself has been lovingly restored and is a lovely place to stay. We stayed in the Master Suite which overlooked the water, had its own deck, was really spacious with a seating area, an extremely comfortable bed, a...

Thank RImmerSouthport
Reviewed 11 August 2016

A friend and I spent two days and nights exploring PEI and enjoyed coming "home" to our cozy yet luxurious room. Shirley was so lovely, welcoming and helpful in letting us know the best places to eat and explore. Would love to stay again on my next trip out East!

Thank Melanie G
Thorndike, Maine
Reviewed 6 August 2016

First stay in a B&B and I'm guessing I've been spoiled for all others... The Boathouse B&B that Shirley and David have created is a true dream in every aspect of what one might expect from a B&B. My mother an I stayed in The Master's Suite and it was beyond the beyond perfect with room to move around, a...

Thank Dhyana333
Colborne, Canada
Reviewed 23 July 2016

My husband and I have never stayed in a B & B until we stayed at The Boathouse B & B in PEI. Fabulous, fabulous, fabulous. Our host, Shirley was awesome. She was very helpful and kind. Just like visiting your Aunt's house and staying a couple of days. The breakfasts were awesome. The entire stay is in our opinion...

Thank bmoutram
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Of all the B & B we visited in Canada, and we travel a lot, this is the only one that deserves a 5 star. The beauty of the place, the comfort and luxury of our suite, wonderful breakfasts and the kindness of the host, all of this will remain in our memory as the most beautiful moments of our...

Thank lyselegendre
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We just recently stayed at the Boathouse B&B for two nights. We could not possibly have had a better experience anywhere else on the island. Shirley is a fantastic host as she is somebody who truly cares about her guests. She is more than happy to chat extensively with her guests to find out their interests and make wonderful recommendations....

2Thank sannessi
MillaMae, Owner at The Boathouse B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your stay at The Boathouse B&B. It was a pleasure meeting you both and am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed my home and also the breakfasts. I really enjoy preparing breakfasts for my guests and it is always great to hear that my...

47 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (43)
Dining (7)
Room/Suite (9)
Bathroom (3)
View from Room (6)
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Family/Play Areas (1)
Other (13)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (4)
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Other (1)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Stratford
1.6 mi away
The Harbour House
The Harbour House
#2 of 23 in Charlottetown
697 reviews
1.3 mi away
Delta Hotels by Marriott Prince Edward
1.5 mi away
The Holman Grand Hotel
The Holman Grand Hotel
#3 of 23 in Charlottetown
393 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.6 mi away
The Sonata Inn
The Sonata Inn
#5 of 23 in Charlottetown
305 reviews
4.0 mi away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Charlottetown
1.7 mi away
Shipwright Inn
Shipwright Inn
#2 of 44 in Charlottetown
320 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Boathouse B&B, a unique waterfront property overlooking Charlottetown Harbour, is situated in the quiet neighbourhood of Stratford, just minutes from the city with its restaurants, shops, theatres & waterfront area. This 4 ½ star B&B offers 3 delightful guest rooms all with en-suite facilities, TV and personal A/C. Room rates include full gourmet breakfast, free WIFI & off-street parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Boathouse B&B

Address: Glencove Drive 33 1/2, Stratford, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1B 1Y2, Canada
Region: Canada > Prince Edward Island > Charlottetown > Stratford
Price Range: £86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Boathouse B&B staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Los Alamos, New Mexico
9 months ago
10 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from The Boathouse B&B staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Go for The Master's Suite if it's available -- you will be so happy that you did...”
Dhyana333, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Master's Suite”
  • Charlottetown
  • A luxurious bathroom
  • Private balcony
  • Very beautiful suite
lyselegendre, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great.”
chrisrH8607UV, 30 Sep 2015 | Read review
“There is not a bad room in this house!”
DeeBabe2015, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
“You can't go wrong with any of the rooms.”
JN269, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
5 of 5