Fairholm National Historic Inn

Charlottetown, Canada

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Fairholm National Historic Inn is a historic architectural masterpiece in downtown Charlottetown.

Fairholm National Historic Inn is a historic architectural masterpiece in downtown Charlottetown. Fairholm Inn & properties include Fairholm Inn, the Carriage House, Hillhurst Inn, the Cranford House, as well as other long-term rental properties. The Carriage house is located on the same lot as Fairholm Inn while Hillhurst and Cranford House are the adjoining properties which all share the same green space, grounds, gazebo and garden areas.

Brooke and Gina MacMillan are the owners of Fairholm Inn & Properties. They purchased Fairholm in 1999 and transformed it after it had been a single family home for over 160 years. Brooke and Gina oversaw and completed months of careful restoration to the building and grounds, modernizing these historic properties and reestablishing Fairholm and its properties as one of Charlottetown’s most beautiful boutique hotel properties. Ben, Gina and Brooke's son is also involved in Fairholm properties, managing operations, and bookings, and is there to make sure you have a wonderful experience.

Our ever-cheerful housekeeper, Judy, will be returning for her 15th season this summer, while Mitch keeps everyone on track to make sure you have a perfect stay. Brooke can usually be found anywhere on the property, be it in the kitchen preparing your delicious breakfasts, on the lawnmower keeping the grounds manicured or every now and then under the pergola sitting around the campfire sharing stories with guests.

Our top priority is always making sure you have an exceptional stay at Fairholm. We are on call 24 hours a day to answer your phone calls and questions and help with your vacation plans, always maintaining the professionalism befitting a Five Star property. We are a very small staff and we firmly believe that our small size and love for our work allows us to make each and every guest feel well cared for and happy!

Fairholm Inn was built in 1838, this beautiful home has been a city landmark for 178 years! Fairholm has undergone a detailed restoration to its original splendor and is now a Five Star Inn/Bed and Breakfast and one of Canada’s National Historic Sites. Whether you are celebrating a special anniversary, looking to unwind after a day of sightseeing or just looking to relax and get away, we are ready to welcome you with warm hospitality and outstanding service. Relax in one of our seven spacious, elegantly comfortable rooms and escape to a time when life was simpler.

A few quick facts:

  • Check-ins / out service is at Hillhurst Inn
  • Breakfast is served at Hillhurst Inn (indoor dining room and outdoor deck)
  • All properties have free wifi (you will be provided a password)
  • Free parking is available (behind Fairholm Inn, behind Hillhurst Inn & in front of Cranford House) see map
  • Complimentary water bottles, ice machines, gourmet coffee machines are available
  • There is a large pergola, outdoor patio, seating area, and propane firepit for guests to use.
  • There are laundry facilities available for use. (basement level of Carriage House) (Coin operated)
  • Someone is always available to assist you simply Dial 902-892-5022

Rooms

BRECKEN SUITE

The Brecken is a quiet and secluded suite that’s a favorite with honeymooners and romantics! All the way at the top of the inn, this suite occupies the entire third floor and features exposed wood beams, fireplace, king bed and large sitting area with flat screen TV and additional TV in sleeping area. The private bath features a large 2 person jetted tub, stand-up shower and heated floors. After a peaceful night’s sleep, enjoy a delicious hot breakfast in our dining room or have your breakfast delivered to you in bed.

  • October: $259
  • November-April: $179
  • May: $219
  • June: $259
  • July-September: $339
  • Save 10% on prepaid non-refundable (30 days in advance) bookings.
  • Contact the inn directly.

T.H. HAVILAND SUITE

The Haviland is the original master bedroom of the home and features a very impressive king bed original to Fairholm, gas fireplace, inlaid hardwood floors, writing desk and curved glass bay windows. It’s private 4 piece bath features a 2 person jacuzzi tub as well as a separate shower.

  • October: $259
  • November-April: $179
  • May: $219
  • June: $259
  • July-September: $339
  • Save 10% on prepaid non-refundable (30 days in advance) bookings. Contact the inn directly.

FLORENCE “BABE” ROGERS SUITE

The Babe Suite is located on our second level and features a four poster king bed, propane fireplace, curved glass bay windows and comfy armchairs to relax by the fire. The private 4 piece bath contains a Victorian soaking tub and separate stand-up shower.

  • November-April: $169
  • May: $199
  • June + October: $229
  • July-September: $299
  • Save 10% on prepaid non-refundable (30 days in advance) bookings. Contact the inn directly.

EMSLIE SUITE

The Emslie is a quiet room located on the second floor. Exposed beams and a brick archway give this suite a rustic appeal. The Emslie has lovely big windows overlooking our gardens and features a king bed or two twins, propane fireplace and private bath with whirlpool tub-shower combo and heated floors.

  • November-April: $169
  • May: $199
  • June + October: $229
  • July-September: $299
  • Save 10% on prepaid non-refundable (30 days in advance) bookings. Contact the inn directly.

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CARRIAGE HOUSE

Welcome to the Carriage House, Fairholm’s newest addition to its two acre property. The dream of the Carriage House finally became a reality after years of planning and meeting heritage guidelines. The Carriage House is a 6 unit "all suite" building situated where Fairholm’s original carriage house used to stand, it welcomed its first guests in June, 2014. All units have separate entrances, full kitchens, private decks or patios and can sleep up to 4 people comfortably. We have also recently added a beautiful pergola and fire pit that is accessible for guests of both Fairholm and the Carriage House.

James & Samuel Suites

These second story units are 500 square feet in size. They are fully air conditioned and feature a fully stocked kitchen with all of the necessary appliances. The open concept living room has a fire place, a flat screen smart TV, and a sofa that folds down into a bed. Off the living area is a balcony with seating area for 2-4 people. Washroom features a large walk-in shower as shown above. The separate bedroom has with a queen bed, dresser/closet, flatscreen smart TV, as well as a Juliette balcony. Prices shown below.

  • November-April: $169
  • May: $189
  • June: $229
  • July-September: $299
  • October: $229
  • Save 10% on prepaid non-refundable (30 days in advance) bookings.
  • Room rate + breakfast is based on 2 occupants. Each additional guest is charged $20/night (excludes children 10 and under)

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Hillhurst Inn

Welcome to Hillhurst, the newest of the Fairholm Inn properties. Hillhurst is located on the same street just two doors away and a short walk from Fairholm Inn. From the lavish woodwork throughout, to the generous sleeping quarters, your stay at The Hillhurst will be one of gracious ease. Designated as a heritage property, The Hillhurst is located in the heart of Charlottetown – two blocks from theatres, city centre shopping, historic Great George Street and Province House National Historic Site. We offer a central vantage point from which to stroll the harbour front, explore the delights of this historic city or hike the outlying trails. Your stay includes a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, complimentary parking & complimentary wifi.

FITZROY SUITE

The Fitzroy Suite provides the heritage of one of Charlottetown’s grandest homes with the comfort of the finest hotels. This bright and spacious room offers a king-size bed and beautiful large windows.

  • May: $199
  • June: $219
  • July-September: $279
  • October: $219
  • November - April: $169
  • Save 10% on prepaid non-refundable (30 days in advance) bookings.

KENT SUITE

The Kent Suite is the largest and most luxurious of the rooms in Hillhurst. This room will accomodate 4 people with a king bed and a pull out sofa. The furniture in this room is second to none.

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THE CRANFORD HOUSE

The Cranford House is the newest member of the Fairholm properties. This quaint property is situated next door to Fairholm Inn as well as Hillhurst Inn. All the Fairholm properties share the same grounds, gardens, pergola and outdoor firepit. Feel free to stroll the pathways and experience all we have to offer. Check-ins, as well as breakfast, are served at Hillhurst just next door. The Cranford house offers contemporary elegance with spacious rooms and beautiful outdoor gardens, complimentary wifi, BBQ, parking, and all the comforts of home.

  • The Sandstone Suite offers a large, bright, spacious room with a deluxe king-size bed and beautiful large windows.
  • Full Ensuite Bath
  • Wireless and Wired Internet
  • Electric fireplace
  • 40" Flat screen TV
  • Personally controlled heat and air conditioning
  • Second Floor location overlooking the beautiful gardens
  • May: $189
  • June: $209
  • July-September: $269
  • October: $209
  • November - May: $149
  • Save 10% on prepaid non-refundable (30 days in advance) bookings.

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A Premier PEI Event Venue

The secluded location combined with the peaceful historic surroundings of Fairholm Inn & Properties offer the perfect destination for small events, weddings, receptions, cocktail parties, celebrations and dinners. The history and charm of the properties provide a beautiful and magical atmosphere, and the proximity to downtown enables convenient access to dining, entertainment and shopping.

Fairholm Inn and Hilhurst Inn's Grand Rooms (dining rooms and parlours) provide a beautiful historic setting for your event while the Carriage House Boardroom provides a modern alternative. The huge outdoor lighted pergola, patio, stone walkways, propane fire pit and lush gardens with comfortable lounge furniture, offer a beautiful outdoor venue and an extension to your event during the summer and fall months.

Available Amenities

Based on your needs, we can provide you with costs in an all inclusive pricing model. You pay to rent the venue and the use of anything we have available, including the following:

  • Pergola and grounds, lounge furniture, fire pit and black wooden folding chairs in desired format setup by Fairholm staff and dismantled by Fairholm staff.
  • Washroom in lower level of Carriage House (close to Pergola area).
  • Grand Rooms with lounge furniture, tables and chairs in desired format setup by Fairholm staff and dismantled by Fairholm staff.
  • Coffee/tea machine in Grand Room.
  • Main washroom in main Inn.
  • Kitchen facilities for use by caterer and serving staff (full kitchen, equipment, appliances).
  • White fine porcelain dishes.
  • Premium 18/10 stainless steel cutlery.
  • Glassware.
  • Linens – we have 12 rectangular white tablecloths for use. An unlimited number of white or black tablecloths and napkins can be rented at an additional charge.
  • Coat rack and hangers.
  • Candleabras (4 with 4-5 candle receptacles).
  • Clear glass candle holders and tealight candles.
  • Large classic stainless steel containers to hold chilled beverages (4).
  • Stainless steel ice buckets to hold ice for beverages (4).

Accommodations

You and your guests can further enhance your experience by combining your event with an overnight stay in one of our elegant suites. There are 22 accommodation rooms available onsite. All rooms feature queen or king beds, private baths, fireplaces, wireless Internet and lots of character. A full hot breakfast is included in the accommodation room rate, based on double occupancy. Fairholm Inn’s seven elegant historic suites are available year-round, available for use by up to 17 guests. The Carriage House offers six modern, fully furnished apartment–style units with fully stocked kitchens, ideal for extended stays and families. The newly acquired Hillhurst Inn offers nine newly-renovated historic suites.

The conference and meeting facilities of Fairholm are ideal for private, corporate or personal functions. The secluded location and peaceful historic surroundings make us the perfect destination for your meeting or training session, banquet, convention, executive retreat, wedding, evening reception, family celebration and/or private party. We offer various catering options, ranging from coffee breaks to working lunches, through to formal dinners and evening receptions. We also offer outdoor features for your gathering such as a large outdoor patio, lighted pergola as well as a propane firepit. Step back in time with the history of Fairholm with all of todays modern technologies.

Business & Corporate

The meeting and conference facilities of our event center are ideal for business and corporate functions. The secluded location and peaceful surroundings make us the perfect destination for your meeting or training session, banquet, convention, retirement party, executive retreat, celebration, company barbeque or evening reception. We offer various catering options, ranging from coffee breaks to working lunches, through to formal dinners and evening receptions. We will also customize menus to meet special dietary needs. You and your guests can further enhance the experience, by combining your event with an overnight stay in one of our elegant suites.

Lodging options

You and your guests can further enhance the experience, by combining your event with an overnight stay in one of our elegant suites.

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Fairholm National Historic Inn Contact Information:
Website: https://www.fairholminn.com/
Phone: 1-888-573-5022
Email: stay@fairholminn.com