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Loyalist Inn Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   160 Water Street | Nova Scotia, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
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Ranked #3 of 4 hotels in Shelburne
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Thomas T St. John's, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oxford, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived 8/14/14 to find the pub was closed, also the restaurant was closed,( apparently permanently) and all the furnishings were for sale. Desk person told us she was leaving at 8 p.m. and we were on our own. Air conditioner barely worked---even though by the sound of it there should have been ice everywhere--but they had kindly provided a floor... More

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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The walk in and viewing of the rooms/restaurant was enough for me to decide "Nope not staying here"! The restaurant was closed with all the furniture piled to one side on top of each other. It was dark & dingy in the lobby. When I asked to see a room and the price I was told it would be $109.... More

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St. John's, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very old building with creaking floors. The room was clean and quiet. The bed was an extreme pillow top. But, had a good nights sleep. If you expect a shower, it is next to impossible to fit into the half sized phone booth steel!! container. Very strange. The bath room seems to be a renovated closet. Would not want to... More

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Mississauga, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No pub. No restaurant. No Nova Scotia atmosphere and charm. Both closed. Not even someone at the front desk. Room stinks from chemicals used to finish new floors. Could not reach anyone to change rooms. Bathroom is the size of a closet. Stay away.

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Fremont, Nebraska
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is horrible. Dirty...paint peeling...resturant closed. Do not stay here under any circumstances. Still disputing a bill with them also. They leave a note on the door... Wierd place. Will not book through Booking.com again. They need to screen their places better. Kathy B. June 24, 2014

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this room via booking.com, which we will not use again. We tried to contact the Inn directly several times to end up leaving messages on voice mail. We left 2 msgs and then found the mailbox to be full. We arrived at 11PM to find a note on the door specifying a number to call. Being from the... More

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Waterloo, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Stayed at the Loyalist for 4 during for the Shelburne lobster festival. Lots of character to this place, rooms were clean, comfortable and spacious. Central to everything in Shelburne. Owner Gary was welcoming and provided good company in the restaurant/bar. Food was delicious! Better than expected.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Now first, do not get put off by the external appearance - yes it looks closed or even shut down, certainly needs some work here to attract custom. We had booked online and we're not expecting what we saw - peak in through the window and you will see old furniture piled up in one room that used to be... More

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Halifax, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We were treated to a terrific meal. Service is informal, easy going and attentive. If you want to have fine dining food in an informal setting with friendly open service, this is the place to go in Shelburne. Gary is a great host. This discerning barkeep has the best craft beer in Nova Scotia, Hell's Bay (from nearby Liverpool) on... More

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Columbia, SC
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Deceiving from the outside but well appointed inside. Great care by Gary O'Connor, proprietor, both in welcoming us and attending to our needs. After a day's ride on motorcycles and a hike to down to the coast along the way, my friend had acquired a tick on the hike. After seeking assistance from numerous guests, including the pharmacy across the... More

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Address: 160 Water Street | Nova Scotia, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Shelburne
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Hotel Class:3 star — Loyalist Inn Hotel 3*
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The Loyalist Inn Hotel is a full service hotel providing Accommodations, Food and Drink. Our on-site Restaurant and Pub offers Fresh Seafood from Haddock to Lobster and Wild Game. The Pub offers Local Nova Scotian Beers and Wines. The Loyalist Inn Hotel is the last remaining hotel in Shelburne. We offer packages from golfing, harbour tours and Live Local Entertainment. You can also book private functions in our banquet room or just wander over to our Wine bar and tea room. Located downtown Shelburne just a short walk to Museums, Shelburne Harbour, Arts Centre, Shops & Restaurants. Groups welcome. ... more   less 
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