DesBarres Manor Inn


DesBarres Manor Inn


John Stapleton
DesBarres Manor Inn
90 Church Street
Guysborough, NS B0H 1N0
(902) 533-2099
(902) 533-2841


Located in the charming seaside village of Guysborough on Nova Scotia's Eastern Shore, stately DesBarres Manor Inn pampers you with affordable comfort by the sea. Built in 1837 for Supreme Court Justice W. F. DesBarres, our magnificent, historic inn has been meticulously restored to its original grandeur. Casually elegant common spaces, luxurious guest rooms, original art, fine antiques and genuine Maritime hospitality surround you in comfort and relaxation.

Relax with a good book on the grand deck and gazebo, looking out over six peaceful acres in the heart of the Village, or step onto the lawns for an afternoon game of croquet, a visit to the Chef's gardens or take an afternoon nap under a tree. Share the company of other guests in the Parlour Room before dinner with a cocktail or a glass of wine from our proprietor's extensive wine collection. The warmth of our romantic fireside dining room beckons with renowned modern Canadian cuisine with a regional Nova Scotia influence.

The rich history and uncompromising natural surroundings of Chedabucto Bay provides you with an extensive range of day touring adventures on Nova Scotia's Eastern Shore, including historical tours, sea kayaking, salmon and trout fishing, hiking, cycling, beachcombing and birding. Other areas attractions include the Osprey Shore Golf Resort, Boylston Provincial Park, Guysborough Marina and the Mulgrave Road Co-op Theatre.

Our accommodations include 10 luxurious rooms with private 4-piece bath, cable television, telephone and wireless Internet. Guest amenities include elegant common rooms with fireplace, deck and gazebo. Gourmet dining is available from May until October with an extensive wine list, though guests must indicate their interest at the time of booking to ensure kitchen staff are onsite.

Cancellation policy: Must cancel 14 days prior to the day of arrival.


    Beach Nearby

    Bed Size - K (King)

    Bed Size - Q (Queen)

    Bed Size - S (Single)

    Cable or Satellite


    Cyclists Welcome

    Dining Room

    Ensuite Bath (4 Piece)

    Full Breakfast

    Meeting Rooms

    Motorcycles Welcome

    No Pets Please

    Non-Smoking Property

    Open Year Round

    Outdoor Parking

    Restaurant (Nearby)

    Restaurant (On-Site)

    TV (In Room)



Accepted Payment Types

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