Beacon Shore on Georgian Bay in the Media



Summer 2010 issue


… Cruising under the long tree canopied driveway, visitors catch glimpses of the forest paths to the left and the extensive flower gardens filled with … lilies to the right before the trees give way to a big sky, beautiful house, glorious view of Georgian Bay and, is that … a lighthouse?...


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… It’s an idyllic waterfront acreage, with wooded, trillium-lined trails, visiting deer that munch on the tulips, even its own small lighthouse.  Indoors and out, the owners savour their special relationship with nature…. It is still dark in the kitchen when the coffeepot begins its whispering gurgle, and the aroma wafts up the winding staircase to signal the approach of another summer day on southern Georgian Bay.  By the time the sun peeks over the horizon, Robert and Jacquie Black are settled in Muskoka chairs on their dock, steaming mugs in hand, watching the fish jump. …


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The Best Places to Bed and Breakfast in Ontario:  A Selective Guide, by Janette Higgins


As I sat at the end of the long dock at Beacon Shore Bed and Breakfast with host Jacquie Black I actually got goose bumps. The calm Georgian Bay waters glinted in the warm sun and distant shores were ablaze with the colours of fall….

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Recommended in the German Guide Book, USA-Kanada Die Groben Seen, 2010

The Record (Bergen County, NJ). February 7, 2010


Where to Stay:

Beacon Shore Bed & Breakfast is a small well-run inn on 15 acres of bay front that gets high marks for hospitality.


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We’re not strangers to a good B&B. But this one truly is paradise from all angles: the gorgeous setting, the house and gardens, the extra features (how ’bout a lighthouse on the front lawn?), the private wooded acres away from the bustle of town—and our memorable hosts, Jacquie and Bob Black.

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…Brian and I are breakfast people. We’re fussy breakfast people! So when I pronounce my “best ever” in writing, you can bet it’s not just food; it’s an all-round experience.

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