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Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages

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260 Water Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here a night, in one of the regular rooms. Check-in was efficient, the room was clean and breakfast was better than expected. The bathroom is very small, but good. The fridge was a pleasant surprise and the bed was very comfortable. Breakfast was included and had cereals, oatmeal, coffee, tea, juices, yogurt, biscuits, boiled eggs, muffins and toast... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our cottage was cozy, well appointed and equipped with all that was needed including air conditioning. The pool and surrounding deck was clean and inviting with lovely potted, flowering plants aplenty. Mackenzie's is perfectly situated for a run to the town's heritage waterfront, restaurants or the beach. Sandra's homemade cheese biscuits every morning were a relished treat too! Thanks folks,... More 

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Shelburne, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us shared a cottage and a motel unit for a weekend away. The staff were friendly and helpful. The place was spotless, and the continental breakfast was generous and tasty including fresh from the oven biscuits. When we requested an earlier breakfast, they accommodated us with no complaint.

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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

we booked our cottage and were met by a very friendly lady. Our cottage was clean and very nice.A wonderful continental breakfast in the morning. We loved this place and would highly recommend it as it is such a pretty place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This place was a little piece of heaven on our trip! First 2 nights in one of the cottages, and then the honeymoon sweet. Exceptional customer service, fridge, stove and everything you could need for a longer stay... Very clean, cozy and relaxing environment! I've been recommending them to all our family and friends, especially with their great rates!

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Jaime M, Front Office Manager at Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review of our establishment. It is always our intention to ensure that our guests are happy and comfortable during their stay and great reviews like yours are appreciated by all of our staff who work so hard. We enjoyed having you and hope to see you again. Jim & Sandra and Staff More 

Brooks, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Very nice two bed cottage! We enjoyed the clean and very comfortable one night stay. The continental breakfast (included) was yummy and easy to access without fighting crowds of people. Very friendly reception and would stay here again in a second!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Had an excellent stay at mackenzies. Great bike trails in the area and enjoyed the beaches. The hospitality at mackenzies was outstanding and the breakfast was delicious. Will definitely come back again

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Gilbert, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Don't let the smallness of the town of the aura of cottages fool you. These are immaculately kept, spacious, and would highly recommend if you want to relax or even work at a slower pace. Great little breakfast with home made treats as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We have stayed there at one their suites and then at one of their their cottages. Both were excellent stays in all ways. The suites and cottages are very clean and everything is arranged with good taste.

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

What an amazing place to stay in such a small town, it was magical to say the least. There was a massive winter storm moving through the area the night of our stay, which made for a perfect opportunity to turn on the fireplace and snuggle in for a romantic evening. Upon making my reservation staff recommended a place to... More 

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Jaime M, Front Office Manager at Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review, it is warmly appreciated. At Mackenzies & Wildwood we do our best to make our guests feel welcome and as comfortable they would be in their own home, and it is always wonderful to see we have succeeded. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and hope that you... More 

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