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Welcome to DesBarres Manor, a bed and breakfast inn offering luxury Nova Scotia accommodations and gourmet dining in the seacoast village of Guysborough on Marine Drive
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DesBarres Manor Inn, Guysborough, Nova Scotia
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Our collection of unique Nova Scotia getaway packages pamper you with affordable luxury by including all the little things – like full breakfasts, afternoon tea & coffee and a host of other complimentary guest amenities. Whether you are taking a well-deserved rest, exploring a new destination or celebrating a special moment, we'll give you an unforgettable getaway experience that combines the Inn's warm Maritime hospitality with authentic Nova Scotia cuisine, Chedabucto Bay adventure and luxurious accommodations.

“Romance getaway package sounded like a great idea for that second honeymoon my husband and I had been talking about.” - Travel Lady Magazine

Spring Packages

Chedabucto Bay Lobster Festival Package
Celebrate lobster season on Chedabucto Bay this May & June with the Authentic Seacoast™ Resorts Bay Lobster Festival. Your two day Nova Scotia Lobster Festival Package begins with a lobster cooking class with special tips and recipes from the DesBarres Manor kitchen. Your cooking class will be followed by a three course seafood dinner in the dining room. Your second day begins with a full breakfast in the dining room, followed by a trip to the local fishing wharf with the Chef to meet the lobster boat where you will select a lobster for your evening dinner. That night you will enjoy a traditional Maritime lobster dinner. Your lobster getaway ends with another full breakfast and lingering memories of the Bay

From $259 per person, double occupancy*
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Spring, Summer & Fall Packages

Romantic Getaway Package*
Named by Canoe Travel in 2013 as one of nine of Canada's most romantic hotels, the Romance Getaway Package is the perfect way to escape into DesBarres Manor Inn's romantic charm. Let the romance begin in your luxurious room with a chilled split of Champagne, fresh fruit and cheese. Then on to your candle lit table in our fireside dining room for a special five course tasting menu. After dinner, retreat to your room with our luxe beds, comfy robes and luxury bath products. In the morning, awake to a full breakfast in our dining room. The perfect retreat for couples looking to rekindle romance.

From $169 per person, double occupancy*
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Craft Beer Girls Getaway*
It’s time for some fun girlfriend bonding over great East Coast food, local craft beer and luxury accommodations. Kick off your girl’s getaway package with cooking class where you’ll learn how we cook with craft beer at the Inn. Then it’s a tutored craft beer tasting as we talk about what makes a great craft pair and how we pair it with food. After all that hard work retreat to your luxury room for a serious girl-talk session before coming downstairs to savour a five course tasting menu. You’ll say goodbye to your girlfriends the next day with a full breakfast in the dining room.

From $169 per person double occupancy*
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Cooking Class Getaway*
Class is in at DesBarres Manor with our Cooking Class getaway package. Your cooking getaway starts in the Manor kitchen where you’ll learn some of our East Coast cuisine culinary techniques. After class you can relax and enjoy the comfort of your luxurious room before joining the Chef in the dining room for a five course tasting menu. After dinner retreat to the Parlour Room for a complimentary glass of port and a game of backgammon. Your cooking getaway will end the next morning with a full breakfast in the dining room.

From $159 per person double occupancy*
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Dining Getaway Package*
Find out for yourself why Halifax Chronicle Herald writer Bill Spurr called his meal at DesBarres Manor “one of the most delicious things I’ve ever eaten” with this special Dining Getaway Package. The Manor’s culinary team will excite your senses with a memorable five course seasonal tasting menu that combines fresh tastes from our gardens and local suppliers with artistic presentation. You will have the option to complement the Chef’s menu with a specially selected flight of wines from the Proprietor’s wine collection. The next morning, the Manor team will prepare a full breakfast to send you off to new destinations.

From $149 per person, double occupancy*
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Culinary Getaway*

Let the Inn’s culinary team introduce you to the incredible tastes of Nova Scotia with a special two-night Culinary Getaway Package. Your first evening celebrates the food & wine of Nova Scotia. The Chef will delight you with a three-course dinner that brings the seasonal tastes of Nova Scotia to your plate. Each course will be paired with a Nova Scotia wine to experience the unique matching of local cuisine and wine.

Your second day will start with a full breakfast followed by free time to relax on the Inn’s grounds where we grow many of the organic herbs and vegetables that are used in our signature dishes or tour Chedabucto Bay where we source seafood for our menus. In the evening, our Chef will prepare a five-course dinner featuring unique ingredients from our network of local suppliers, as well as fresh selections from our gardens on a seasonal basis. You will have the option to choose the Chef’s special flight of wines from the Proprietor’s wine collection to compliment the dinner. The next morning, the Manor team will send you on your way with another full breakfast.

From $309 per person, double occupancy*
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Beach Blanket Getaway*
Discover the history, vistas and romance that have drawn visitors to the magnificent beaches of Chedabucto Bay since 1398 with our Beach Blanket Getaway.  After a relaxing check in, you will begin your romantic getaway by experiencing the tastes of Nova Scotia with a welcome reception followed by a three course dinner that pairs local cuisine with Nova Scotia wines.

Awake from your luxurious room to a full breakfast in the dining room or on the Grand Deck, and then you’re off to a romantic beach with a picnic basket and beach blanket to share the beauty of the secluded seacoast with the one you love.  Your evening romance will take place by the 18th century hearth fireplace as the Chef prepares a five course tasting menu.  The next morning you’ll savour another full breakfast, the perfect ending to romance getaway.

From $339 per person, double occupancy*
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Birding Getaway Package*
Whether you are a novice birder or an expert ornithologist, Chedabucto Bay and its nature areas provides you with outstanding opportunities for bird sightings. When you first arrive, the Innkeeper will give you a self-guided tour map based on current migratory patterns on the Eastern Shore and your personal interests. Following a relaxed afternoon of birding around the Manor, you will enjoy a three course dinner in the fireside dining room. Start your second day with a full breakfast, then off for more birding with a picnic lunch.

From $139 per person, double occupancy*
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Golf Getaway Package*
Play the Osprey Shores Golf Resort, described by the Chronicle Herald as having "views to rival those at Chester or Northumberland" and stay at luxurious DesBarres Manor with this special two-night Golf Getaway Package. After registering with the Innkeeper, you will enjoy a light afternoon of nine holes of golf, then back to the Manor for a three course Taste of Nova Scotia dinner paired with Nova Scotia wines.

Start your second day with a full breakfast, then you are off for a full 18 holes of golf. That evening, you will join friends in the Manor dining room for the Chef’s five course tasting menu. We’ll send you off on your final morning with a full breakfast and memories of the magnificent views from the Osprey Shores course.

From $399 per person, double occupancy*
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Cycling Getaway Package*
Explore Guysborough’s magnificent waterfront and trails with our Cycling Getaway Package. Begin your two day cycling adventure with a leisurely ride on the Manor’s bicycles through the Village to beautiful Boylston Park. After freshening up back at the Manor, you’ll enjoy a three course dinner that pairs local cuisine with Nova Scotia wines. Start your second day with a hearty full breakfast, then off to cycle the Trans Canada Trail with a picnic lunch. That evening, the Chef will prepare a five course tasting menu. On your final morning, we’ll send you on your way with a full breakfast, ready for your next Nova Scotia adventure!

From $319 per person, double occupancy*
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Fall Getaways

A Traditional Nova Scotia Thanksgiving*
Join us by the 1837 hearth fireplace as we celebrate Thanksgiving at DesBarres Manor Inn. Your Thanksgiving getaway package includes:

  • Complimentary full breakfast for two.
  • Pumpkin muffins served with afternoon coffee and tea.
  • One night in a deluxe room.
  • Three course traditional Thanksgiving dinner for two.

From $119 per person double occupancy*
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Authentic Luxury in the Autumn Leaves*
Celebrate the romantic colours of autumn on Nova Scotia's Eastern Shore with a special fall getaway package at DesBarres Manor Inn. Enjoy spectacular fall foliage along the shores of magnificent Chedabucto Bay with a complimentary picnic basket for two during the day and return to our luxurious retreat at the head of the Bay in the evening. Your Authentic Luxury in the Autumn Leaves bed & breakfast getaway package includes:

  • Complimentary picnic basket for two.
  • Complimentary full breakfast for two.
  • Two nights in a deluxe room (Complimentary room upgrade when available).
  • Fall adventure on the Atlantic Coast’s largest bay.

From $139 per person double occupancy*
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Nova Scotia Fall Wine Festival Package
DesBarres Manor Inn is celebrating the 2013 Nova Scotia Fall Wine Festival with our popular Nova Scotia Wine Festival Dinners. From September 13th to October 14th DesBarres Manor will be hosting special fall wine dinners pairing a flight of Nova Scotia wines with the Chef’s daily five course seasonal tasting menu. Your fall wine festival package includes:

•     Five course seasonal tasting dinner paired with Nova Scotia wine.
•     Complimentary full breakfast for two.
•     One night in a deluxe room.

From $169 per person, double occupancy*
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Winter Getaways

Family & Friends Winter Culinary Getaway*
Winter is the perfect season to escape the crowds and gather family and friends together for a relaxing winter group culinary getaway at DesBarres Manor Inn. Available for groups of six or more, our Family & Friends Winter Culinary Getaway Package takes you back to winters past with games and cocktails with friends in the Parlour Room, a fabulous four course dinner by our 19th century hearth fireplace and lots of outdoor adventure on Chedabucto Bay. And as a special gift for your getaway party, we'll provide you with a complimentary bottle of wine when you make DesBarres Manor Inn your choice for a winter getaway. Your winter group culinary getaway includes:

  • Complimentary full breakfast.
  • Complimentary bottle of wine.
  • Deluxe room accommodations (Complimentary room upgrade when available).
  • A four course tasting dinner.
  • Winter adventure on largest bay on the Nova Scotia’s Atlantic coast.
  • Add an extra night of accommodations for only $99, double occupancy.

From $139 per person double occupancy*
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Nova Scotia Icewine Festival Dinner & Getaway*

DesBarres Manor Inn's 1837 hearth fireplace sets the stage for the romance of fire & ice with our 2014 Nova Scotia Winter Icewine Festival getaway package on Saturday, February 15. Our annual Valentine's weekend icewine festival getaway pairs DesBarres Manor Inn's award-winning seasonal cuisine with Nova Scotia icewine. Your weekend Winter Fire & Ice bed and breakfast getaway package includes:

  • Romantic five course tastingWinter & Wine dinner paired with Nova Scotia wine.
  • Complimentary full breakfast for two.
  • One night in a deluxe room.
  • Late checkout.
  • Winter adventure on the Atlantic Coast’s largest bay.

From $169 per person double occupancy. Add an extra night for only $99 per couple.*
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The Nova Scotia Fire & Icewine Festival Dinner is $89 with wine pairings
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*You can relax with our almost all-inclusive vacation packages. In addition to our luxurious in-room amenities, all getaway packages include complimentary full breakfast for two, complimentary afternoon tea & coffee and complimentary high speed wireless Internet access. And, as none of us likes surprises, vacation package rates are based on deluxe room accommodations in shoulder season. Should you visit us in our high season, your vacation package will be higher. Taxes and gratuities are not included.

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Antigonish Eastern Shore Tourist Association 2010 Eastern Shore Accomodations Award

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