In 2014 we celebrate our 27th season welcoming guests from around the world. Friendly service, a relaxing atmosphere in comfortable surroundings, plus memorable breakfasts and evening tea are features that draw old friends back to Blair House year after year. 'The Bay of Fundy Starts Here'! Experience 25 ft. tides on the St. Croix River just below our home in Canada's Chocolate Town. The perfect stop-over on your way to Saint John/Digby ferry, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland. Enjoy the warmth and hospitality of a British-style B & B with the personal privacy appreciated at an Inn. A quiet town setting. A great choice for inviting family, friends & business clients to weddings and business meetings.
Named for the original owner of Blair House, Sarah Henrietta (Marks) Blair. A large bright bedroom on the second floor with a south-easterly aspect overlooking the front gardens towards the river. Features a queen-size bed in a large hardwood frame, ensuite bathroom with tub and shower. An electric fireplace stove adds ambience. A/C in the summer. Ceiling fan and windows that open. Free Wi-Fi internet and flatscreen cable TV. Plenty of floor space to accommodate a rollaway bed for a third guest CA$20.
Named for the second owner of Blair House and long-time politician and lumberman, Honourable John McAdam, MLA and M.P. A large bedroom on the second floor with a south-westerly aspect overlooking the front gardens towards the river. Tastefully decorated and highlighted with a four-posted queen-size bed. Pleasantly shaded by large trees from Summer’s late-afternoon sun. Ensuite bathroom with shower. An electric fireplace stove adds ambience. A/C in the summer. Ceiling fan and windows that open. Free Wi-Fi internet and flatscreen cable TV.
Named for professional photographers Hugh D. McKay and Will D. McKay, the sons of the third owner of Blair House, Hugh McKay. East-facing side on the second floor with two extra-long twin-size beds. A large bathroom with tub and shower. A/C in the summer. Ceiling fan and windows that open. Free Wi-Fi internet and flatscreen cable TV.
Named for the furniture that highlights this cosy bedroom on the second floor west side. This lovely room features a double (full)-size bed, ensuite bathroom with claw-foot tub and shower. An electric fireplace stove adds ambience. A/C in the summer. Ceiling fan and windows that open. Free Wi-Fi internet and flatscreen cable TV. Perfect for a single traveler or a couple on a budget.
Named for the river that forms the international border just below Blair House. A large bright bedroom on the first (ground) floor. Near the front door across from the guest living room with a south-easterly aspect facing the front gardens. Features an iron queen-size bed and marble fireplace with electric fireplace stove for ambience. Ensuite bathroom with shower. A/C in the summer. Ceiling fan and windows that open. Free Wi-Fi internet and flatscreen cable TV.
One block from the St. Croix river that forms the Canada-USA international border., Small town
Bangor, ME (BGR) 97 miles
BANGOR AIRPORT TO ST. STEPHEN: At the end of Godfrey Blvd. on the airport perimeter. Turn right on to Union Street (Rte 222). Continue on Union Street through several sets of traffic lights and across the Penobscot river. At the first set of traffic lights turn left onto Main Street. Follow Main Street north, through two sets of lights, onto Rte 9 east. Continue on Rte 9 east towards Calais for 90 miles. At the end of Rte 9 turn right onto (US) Rte 1 and 9 south. Travel south for 7 miles into downtown Calais. Follow signs for Canada (Ferry Point) bridge. Cross the International bridge over the St. Croix River. Turn right and follow Rtes 170 and 3 through downtown St. Stephen (1/2 mile) to the first traffic lights. Turn left up the hill to the next traffic lights. Turn RIGHT on to Prince William Street for 1/4 mile. Blair House is on the left, the 3rd house after the grey Anglican church, at 38 Prince William Street.
Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Museum, Nature area, Ocean, The Chocolate Museum, Garcelon Civic Centre and Ganong Chocolatier store. St. Croix Island national historic site. and Ganong Nature Park at Todd's Point. Kingsbrae Gardens, Huntsman Bay of Fundy Aquarium., Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Sports venue, University
Other, Bed and Breakfast
Board games, CD player, Clothes dryer, Copier, DVD Player, Fax Machine, Library, Movie library, Parking, Piano, Private entrance, VCR, Videos, Washer/dryer , Free fast Wi-Fi throughout house. 24/7 guest hot beverage refreshment area and Guest fridge. Culligan filtered water throughout whole house. Off-street parking. In-room magazines. Microwave access.
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Ceiling fans, In-room internet, Desk, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi
Bicycles, Bird watching, Canoeing, Fishing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Shopping, Sight-seeing
No pets in guest areas. Others
When not at the B and B Judy, Gareth and David enjoy the regions outdoor opportunities for cycling, hiking and whitewater canoeing and kayaking. Art galleries and craft shops are always of interest.
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , Gluten-free
English Mixed Grill or Wlid Blueberry Pancakes
A hearty start to the day with eggs, bacon, sausage, black pudding, grilled tomato and sauteed mushroom; with homemade jams and seville-orange marmalade on a variety of locally baked breads/toast. ... and fried-bread if you dare! Another choice? Try our Buttermilk Blueberry Pancakes made with locally grown wild blueberries and served with New Brunswick real maple syrup.