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London, Canada
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Suite B Like your great aunts apartment,, nicely furnished, eclectic decor. Not about the pamper, but definitely comfortable. Walk or drive to sister b and b, stone maiden for a great breakfast. Of the two b and b's owned by the same couple, I prefer the less pretentious Dufton

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

Dufton House is lovely and very comfortable place. Our suite (Suite A) was tastefully furnished with an excellent bed, armchairs, well-equipped kitchenette, bath well stocked with toiletries, plenty of hot water, even a jacuzzi tub. It is easy walking distance from the festival and Stratford's numerous great restaurants. The hosts are gracious and accommodating, and provide a superb breakfast at...

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Deerfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The Dufton was a lovely find for us, tucked on a quiet, tree-lined side-street just a few minutes from downtown, it was private, quiet and spacious. We stayed in the Carriage House, which had its own private entrance and kitchenette, and the beautiful high ceilings and open wooden beams were a pleasure to come back to, while the short walk...

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London, Ontario
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

No breakfast is offered at this facility. The price is simply for accommodations, Although it advertises as one, it is not! We were expecting more, and were extremely disappointed. It is actually like a motel/hotel with less amenities. It is also not suitable for people with mobility issues.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 25 May 2016

1882 HOUSE is being updated to four unit b and b. Carriage house is very large with many components that make for an almost kitchen. Quiet, clean, convenient lodgings. Breakfast service is magnificent because of magnificent chef at Stone Maiden Inn. Clever combinations of delicious components, making for scrumptious meals Service by proprietors is beyond the call. Any little problem...

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1Thank evaack2016
Dundalk, Canada
Reviewed 15 August 2015

arrived but no one to greet me so I drove over to the sister b&b, Stone Maiden. Owner followed me back and carried my luggage up to the room explaining that I should have just gone up to the room, not knowing which room or the location and I did not want to walk into the other 2 rooms upstairs,...

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Rochester, United States
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We've stayed in B suite before, but this time stayed in the renovated A suite and it was wonderful--comfortable bed & all we needed for breakfast in kitchen (coffee, tea, cream, milk, juice) and pastries delivered to the door each morning. The owners (new as of Spring 2015) were wonderful and friendly. Dufton House is on a very quiet street...

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Reviewed 25 July 2015

Thanks to Tim and Johanne for a great B and B stay in Stratford. For our father/daughter annual trip we enjoyed the town of Stratford, the theatre (including the behind the scenes tour) and our time at Dufton house. The 2 bedroom suite suited us very well and very comfortable. Very close to down town to walk to restaurants and...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 22 August 2014

My daughter and I stayed at this lovely heritage property in August while attending the Stratford Festival. The home is on a quiet street within easy walking distance of the downtown and main theatre. On Sunday morning I brought my coffee out into the garden and had my choice of sunny garden seating, shaded garden seating or veranda seating, as...

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Kingsville, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

We had a very friendly welcome upon our arrival and found the room to be I'm perfect condition- including a bottle of wine and a stocked fridge! Absolutely fantastic location in the heart of Stratford, easy and beautiful walk to the theatres and Jen and Larry's I've cream parlour (fantastic spot). I recommend this B&B!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our historic Bed and Breakfast is located in the heart of Stratford. A beautiful walk to shops and restaurants takes just minutes, surrounded by scenic gardens and sounds of chiming church bells.Dufton House boasts comfortable accommodations for visitors to the Stratford Festival and surrounding area. Our award winning gardens frame four private entrances. Our suites provide full amenities with ensuite bath, and self-catered kitchen facilities for you to relax and enjoy the surrounding culture. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dufton House

Address: 12 Elizabeth Street, Stratford, Ontario N5A 4Z2, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Stratford
Price Range: £129 - £141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dufton House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We were happy with Suite A; it was light, quiet, perfect for a couple”
 of 5 bubbles 503janea, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Carriage House room is exemplary.”
 of 5 bubbles evaack2016, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Suite B has a sun porch with a library--love reading there in the morning!”
 of 5 bubbles deborahv2015, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Suit C is roomy and comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles Janusz111, 7 Dec 2013 | Read review
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