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Homeward Inns of Canada

41 James Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 1R6, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Charlottetown, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family travelled to Antigonish for my mother's funeral on January 20 and we all spent 2 night s at the Homeward Inns on James Street. The rooms were clean and comfortable and all together in one section of the motel, it was comforting that we could all be together. Staff were kind and courteous which made a difficult time... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Very disappointing. The room is dismal, with patchy painted walls, grunge at the doorway and around the baseboard edges. Dampness below the window. Curtain hook off the track. Overhead light fixture with big exposed CFL lightbulbs, one missing. Bathroom grout is discoloured, as is the edge around the sink behind the taps. Generally very disappointing. Wish I'd looked further.

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Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

At the time we booked this hotel it was the only one available. No wonder! Beds were in bad shape and the bathrooms were badly in need of a good reno. Mouldy caulking and dirty grout. When we initially booked they offered 2 free breakfast per room. When mentioning this upon check-out they said they no longer offered it. But... More 

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Halifax, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We wouldn't stay anywhere else! The rooms are comfortable, clean and perfect for a good night's rest. The Snow Queen's breakfast menu is excellent and the coffee is great. They are very accommodating to those who need a gluten free menu. Great service all around and we highly recommend the Homeward Inn to anyone who wants a great place to... More 

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Somerset, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Pearl, the receptionist, was very helpful and checked us in quickly. She upgraded us all so that we could be close to our friends which would make unloading the luggage easier for us. Our room was huge will lots of extras and we enjoyed a good night's sleep. We were given breakfast vouchers for a nearby restaurant which saved us... More 

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Midland, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Stayed 2 nights. Gotta say although it's not a five star hotel. It is great hotel for your dollar. Came in at night. The receptionist Pearl was a real treat. Helpful and hospitable. For our family it was just what we needed. A clean room to lay our heads. Free internet was a bonus. Would stay again.

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Tarpon Springs, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

Large sign outside says $89.95 with two breakfasts. When I asked for the room, I was told "that is for only one bed." It doesn't say that on the sign and two men checked in behind me and got two beds for the advertised rate. The wi-fi in the room I was given didn't work. The offered another room where... More 

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Montreal, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great location only minutes from Downtown and close to the University. Everything you need is within walking distance. I enjoyed my stay. 2 Queen beds, A/C, clean rooms and a great receptionist named Pearl who greeted us with a warm welcome and smile. She was very friendly and helpful. Breakfast is also included. Great value for your money. Thanks Pearl... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I have to be honest. This hotel was not my first choice, but all of our favourites were booked. The Inn is a motel style configuration where you can park your car in front of your room and there are chairs by each room to sit outside. The rooms have the typical amenities that we needed plus a ceiling fan... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

First of all, this is a motel in a gravel driveway sandwiched between a McDonalds and a Tim Hortons with a view of the Trans Canada Highway. Not all the rooms have parking places in front of them. Our double was so crowded there was hardly a place to stand. The hangers are on a rack attached to the wall... More 

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HomewardInnsofCanada, Manager at Homeward Inns of Canada, responded to this review

Thank You for your review. I apologize that you experienced challenges while staying at our property and did not enjoy your stay. Please contact us via our website, or by phone for a full refund as per our 100% satisfaction guarantee. More 

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Address: 41 James Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 1R6, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Antigonish
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 43
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Homeward Inns Of Canada Antigonish, Nova Scotia

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