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Historic Thistle Manor Built 1892 Ocean View Home

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Historic Thistle Manor Built 1892 Ocean View Home

4 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 private baths
4 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 private baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Sparkling clean15 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Kevin is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Welcome to this beautifully restored 126 year old historic home next to the ocean, in a quaint small village. Just a 30 minute scenic drive from Clarenville.
General store, liquor, gas services.
Great garden space to relax & enjoy the vistas.
Ocean, fishing docks, whales & eagles viewed from your bedroom windows.
Easy day trips to historic Trinity or Terra Nova Park just over 1 hour.
Breakfast Included!
Weekly Discounts in effect!
Smaller Dogs Welcome($20 pet fee per stay per pet max of 2).

Amenities

Dryer
Essentials
Indoor fireplace
Heating
Iron
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 single bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children (2-12 years) - Staircase risk for falling.
No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in time is 4PM - 9PM
Check out by 11AM

Accessibility

Well-lit path to entrance
Flat path to front door

Availability

74 Reviews

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Laura
September 2018
We enjoyed a short stay at Thistle Manor with Kevin and learned lots more about the area and Newfoundland. Kevin offered great suggestions to visit the Bonavista Peninsula .The island is a lovely side trip but a bit further off the main route than we had planned. There are no ame…
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Debra
August 2018
Kevin was a great host and a wonderful resource regarding what and what NOT to see and do in Nfld. Saved us hours of driving as he is a native Newfoundlander. We spent a fun night chatting and sharing some wine. Woke up to a beautiful view of the ocean, but be prepared for th…
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Melanie
August 2018
Hickman's Harbour is a quiet fishing village situated is a very picturesque bay ! Kevin 's home has been creatively renovated keeping the vintage flare ! His home is very clean and comfortable ! Breakfast was delicious and plentiful ! Kevin made us feel Very comfortable ,…
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Response from Kevin:
I really enjoyed having you both in my home. Don't change anything about yourselves. I especially loved how real you both are! A bonus was you actually get my humour.
August 2018
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Katie
August 2018
I booked this place as a surprise one night out of town for my husband on our 5th anniversary. It was everything I hoped for. Quiet, clean and absolutely beautiful. We stayed in and played board games all night and watched the sun go down over the ocean. The next morning, Kevin p…
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Response from Kevin:
You and your husband were the perfect guests! A great cup of java is a great way to start your day. Come on back anytime!
August 2018
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Marie-Francoise
August 2018
Kevin is a wonderful host and a great conversationalist. His traditional house has been renovated with great taste and is meticulously kept. The location was easy to find and we enjoyed the healthy home cooked breakfast. The room was comfortable with a nice view on the sea. A gr…
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Response from Kevin:
I am thankful that you both enjoyed your stay so much. It was a bonus to engage in various topics of conversation, and to get a different perspective. Great sharing my home with you.
August 2018
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David
August 2018
Kevin lives in the house so you do not have privacy and he was uncomfortable letting us cook. He had a dog that kept jumping up on us and nipping at times. He has an odd sense of humour and asked not to steal anything while he ran an errand. The house is a BB and not AirBB. He pr…
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Response from Kevin:
All I can say is WOW you are one nasty individual! So much false information, I will not waste my time responding back to the crap you wrote! Where would you like me to live on the beach, LOL! (After all this is my home)
August 2018
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Theresa
August 2018
This was a nice stop on our way across Newfoundland. The house was clean.
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Response from Kevin:
Thank you Theresa and Perry!
August 2018

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Hickman's Harbour, CanadaJoined in September 2015
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77 Reviews
Kevin is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
After many years of living in beautiful British Columbia, I have returned to my roots for several months of the year. More or less retired now I've decided to start hosting for Airbnb, which I have also used on many occasions while travelling. A few of my favorite travel spots…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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