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MidTrail Motel & Inn

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23475 Cabot Trail, Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia B0E-2P0, Canada
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MidTrail Motel & Inn
Ranked #3 of 6 Pleasant Bay B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tallahassee, Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
22 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed one night at the Mid Trail recently. The best part of the stay was probably the access the hotel provides to a beautiful beach just a short walk away. Also, there are some very nice views of the mountains and coast from the property. The accommodations themselves were average. Décor was minimal and linens dated. Just a very basic... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great spot!! Views were amazing! We stayed in a mountain view room and the view was spectacular!!!! Had breakfast onsite and was great food, great portion size and great prices. :) One suggestion is a small bar fridge in the room. A place to keep a few cold beverages or medications. Overall great experience.

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Mercerville, New Jersey
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here in July 2014. The location is great for touring the western side of the Cabot Trail, Cape Breton National Park and towns as far south as Cheticamp and Inverness. We found the accommodations to be slightly below average. We had a family room, which was very spacious. The bathroom and ac unit both appeared to be brand... More

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We could not have been happier with our stay at Midtrail. The area is home to some of the nicest scenery of the Cabot Trail and the views at the motel are no exception! The room was spotless and nicely decorated,the service great and the food was top notch. Will stay again if in the area without hesitation.

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105 reviews 105 reviews
25 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed three nights in the Midtrail Hotel and enjoyed them all. We had booked a larger room with balcony view over the bay which was worth it. The room is large , comfortable and very well equipped . Everything works well and where there was an initial problem with the smoke alarm it was sorted effectively and swiftly. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Great view (ocean), decent room, seconds away from the beach, fantastic chefs at the restaurant ( we were so impressed). They tended to take longer to bring us food, but it was totally worth it!! No phones or cell phone service - but that's what we needed! The wifi worked well at the restaurant.. Not so much in our room(... More

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Ontario, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We arrived at MidTrail Motel late July 1st. Upon checking in, we were met with the sights and smells of fresh lobster dinner! Right away, we checked in and ordered some lobster dinners and chowder. The restaurant was scheduled to close but the staff were happy to stay open to feed us late travellers :) The lobster dinner was amazing!... More

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Saskatchewan, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed here in 2013 and thought it was great. Beautiful spot. The food was very good and we would certainly stay here again. The only downside was the beds but they were replaced so I guess there is no downside. Our family of four stayed in a family room and there was plenty of room, great view.

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189 reviews 189 reviews
39 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The MidTrail Motel is in a perfect location for those who wish to take their time exploring the Cabot Trail (and there aren't many other choices!) While dated, I will say that the room and bathroom were clean. The unit a/c (needed when we were there in early July!) was LOUD. Also, the breakfast in the dining room was only... More

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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Clean, friendly and a nice view of the ocean from the room. Bathroom looked up graded, There was not a coffee pot or kettle to have tea or coffee in the am. It was good for a over night stay . There' a older tv in room but it worked well.

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Address: 23475 Cabot Trail, Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia B0E-2P0, Canada
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Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Pleasant Bay
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MidTrail Motel & Inn Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia - Cape Breton Island

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Nestled in between the mountains of the Cape Breton Highlands National Park and overlooking the sea, Pleasant Bay & the Midtrail showcase some of the best scenery that the Cabot Trail has to offer. All rooms are fully renovated and the restaurant serves a great selection of tasty dishes including Lobster, Mussels, Snow Crab & Scallops as well as a variety of other choices to accommodate most preferences. World class whale watching is just a short walk away and the hill behind the restaurant or the private beach below serve as amazing places to take in the incredible sunsets as they dip into the sea each night. ... more   less 
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