Leah Jane's Bed and Breakfast

Leah Jane's Bed and Breakfast

6.0 | Fair
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B&B in downtown Moncton with on-site pool and massage service, some mixed reviews

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Several guests found the location convenient for exploring the area on foot
  • A few reviewers said that their rooms were generally comfortable
  • A few guests appreciated the free breakfast
Cons
  • No on-site restaurant
  • Many guests thought that the room interiors were dated and in need of upgrades
  • Several reviewers were disturbed by noise from inside and outside the B&B at night
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Mar 16, 2014
Overview
This B&B is situated in downtown Moncton and is well located for guests looking to explore the area on foot. Shopping, bars and restaurants on Main Street are about a 6-minute walk away, while the Moncton Museum is a 9-minute walk away.

All rooms are smoke free and include free Wi-Fi, a TV and air conditioning. Some rooms have shared bathrooms, while others have a private en suite. This B&B offers two units with separate entrances, a private patio or balcony and a full kitchen. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are not available.

Free parking is available on site and pets are permitted for an additional fee of $10 per night.

A free self-serve continental breakfast is available daily from 7 am to 11 am. This property does not have an on-site restaurant.

The on-site Naturopathic Pain & Inflammation Centre offers iridology, kinesiology, herbology, reflexology, massage therapy and teeth whitening. Other on-site amenities include an outdoor pool and laundry service.

The Capitol Theatre and the Moncton Market are both 7 minutes away on foot, while Highfield Shopping Centre is a 14-minute walk away. The University of Moncton is a 4-minute drive away, while Champlain Place Mall and Crystal Palace amusement park are both 5 minutes away by car. Magic Mountain waterpark, Magnetic Hill and the Moncton Zoo are all within a 12-minute drive.

The Greater Moncton International Airport (YQM) is 10 to 15 minutes away by car, depending on traffic. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on March 14, 2014: Wheelchair accessibility, pet policy and free breakfast hours.
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The Good
The staff were the most complimented aspect of this property, among the reviews used for this analysis. The hosts and staff were frequently described as friendly and accommodating, while one reviewer said that the staff were "genuinely kind people".

Several reviewers found the location convenient for exploring the downtown area on foot.

A few reviewers appreciated the free breakfast, while a couple of other guests were happy that free Wi-Fi was offered. A couple of guests thought that the room rates were reasonable.

A few guests described their rooms as spacious and generally comfortable, while several reviewers found their rooms to be clean. However, there were some concerns about the condition of the rooms expressed by guests (see below for more details).
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The Bad
There were a few common concerns found for this hotel, among the reviews sourced for this editorial.

Many guests said that the room interiors were dated and in need of maintenance and upgrades. One reviewer noticed that the "carpet was threadbare and dirty, paint and plaster were pealing off". Several guests mentioned that their rooms did not meet their cleanliness expectations and a couple of these guests saw mould in the shower.

Several reviewers were disturbed at night by noise from neighbouring guests and traffic noise. A couple of these reviewers complained about hearing guests partying in their rooms late at night.
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Show Sources
Sources
TripAdvisor.ca ranked this B&B #8 out of 11 B&Bs and Inns, with an average score of 3.5 out of 5, from 24 reviews.

Booking.com gave this property an average score of 6.6 out of 10, based on 39 guest reviews.

The author called the hotel on March 14, 2014 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
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Guest Reviews
6.0
Fair
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27 / out of 29
hotels in Moncton

Rated 6.0/10 based on 32 reviews

Ranked #27 out of 29 hotels in Moncton

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Location
Map Marker Leah Jane's Bed and Breakfast
146 Church Street, Moncton, NB