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stayed for one night for whalewatching. 4th visit. AMAZING little island with so much hospitality... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Nova Scotia, Canada
Great place for wildlife watching.

Brier Island is a great destination if you are interested in migration. So many birds travel over... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sally A
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| Westport, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

stayed for one night for whalewatching. 4th visit. AMAZING little island with so much hospitality. Feel like we are going home each time. lots of hiking, relaxing and soaking up small community seaside life to be done here. There is a general store that carries...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Brier Island is a great destination if you are interested in migration. So many birds travel over Brier on their migration routes, hundreds of species. Also great whale watching trips to be had, loads of Humpbacks, Minke, Dolphins and Porpoises, and if you're lucky Finn...More

Thank Sally A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

would do this trip again, the lakes and green forests with the winding road was stunning. A very relaxing, and scenic drive

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went up to Seal Cove and were able to spot seals sunning themselves right off the shore. Talk about excitement.

Thank levinll
Reviewed 7 August 2018

My artist Friend and I went to Brier Island for an artist residency. Every morning we would walk the waterfront and everyday the scene was different, sometimes it was so calm and the water captured beautiful reflections of boats and fishing sheds on stays, the...More

2  Thank Carolyn V
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing, the rooms were very cheap but clean, no TV, no phone, no a/c. The restaurant was very expensive and the frozen food was not that great

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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

I only say that in jest because part of what we loved about this place is the lack of people!! It has all of the natural beauty and coastal experiences you could want but there are only about 200 inhabitants on the whole island. No...More

1  Thank Bittersweet2
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Went on a whale tour then explore the island enjoyed the whole trip . Seen lots of whales the tour guide was really good. Marine cruise whale tours.

2  Thank Ann K
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Brier Island is definitely a great place to visit if you like the outdoors or want to disconnect from all the technology, everyone is friendly and it’s a relaxing spot. Also a great spot if you like taking photos of landscape. You will need to...More

2  Thank Jeremie89
Reviewed 27 September 2017

What an awesome, relaxing, friendly place to go! Great little hikes, great whale watching, good places to eat even though there are only a few.

5  Thank Susan A
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Graham J
28 August 2016|
Response from 788kparsons | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be very difficult and expensive to get there with public transportation. You will really need a car.
25 September 2015|
Response from joan-alcomeau | Reviewed this property |
Daily cruises June to October