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Glenora Inn & Distillery

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Route 19 / Ceilidh Trail, Nova Scotia B0E 1X0, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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65 reviews 65 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were on our way to Pleasant Bay and wanted to stop at the Distillery for lunch and a taste of whisky made on the premises since we are single malt drinkers. The lunch was fine-chowder and a salad, although it was a bit pricey. There was also entertainment from 1-3 PM which was pleasant. We tried two different aged... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We feel lucky we were able to stay at this establishment on our trip to Cape Breton at the end of the season. The setting is beautiful! We were able to go on a tour of the distillery. It was very informative, and my husband and I learned a lot, even though I am not a great whiskey drinker. We... More

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Boston, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Far in the north-west of Nova Scotia on Cape Breton, the only single malt distillery in the Americas, Glenora Inn, is a nice and cosy hotel in this other Scotland. Nice, large and clean rooms, continental breakfast (included) and a good restaurant, make a visit worthwhile if you happen to be in this region. We had some really nice live... More

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My stay at Glenora was absolutely incredible. From the moment I drove onto the property. It was absolutely beautiful from the property, staff, chalet and meal. The view from the chalet is so beautiful looking out onto the rest of the property. It was very relaxing and so peaceful. The staff from the time I checked in and left were... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The place was nice, clean, but overpriced for what you get. The tour was less then 10 minutes and the tour guide basically just read the information card and had nothing of value to add. I would not stay here again, once was more than enough. I will say the live music in the bar area after dinner was lovely.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Cape Breton Island has a marvelous whiskey distillery hidden away on a country road. Tour the excellent distillery, stay for your gourmet lunch, and enjoy purchasing something to take home. Plan to include Glenora when you travel to Nova Scotia!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We drove in the day before Thanksgiving at about 3:15 and proceeded to the pub. The grounds are pretty and the pub itself has a nice atmosphere. The restaurant was closed until 5 but the website says that the pub has food service all day. Well, we were informed that the pub menu was not available, but the appetizer menu... More

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Toronto, Canada
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78 reviews 78 reviews
19 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Stayed in a chalet here one night. Nice cottage nice view. Could have used a few upgrades but was nice. A suggestion is real milk creamers for coffee. Restaurant was nice. Good portions. Food was good. Staff great. Bar was fun. Tried scotch flights well worth it. Nice live music. Good atmosphere. Tour was good but would be nice if... More

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Since this was a surprise treat for friends & relatives from England & Ontario, I wanted the beginning of our Cabot Trail trek to be perfect.........the culinary pkg. was certainly as close as it gets to that. The food was outstanding, the chalet was rustic yet up-dated & comfortable with privacy & an awesome view, the staff & service was... More

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Clarkston, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We stopped at the Distillery to sample a single malt whiskey after hiking areas in the Cabot Trail. While we were casually dressed, we didn't believe we would feel out of place in our attire. The bar area was empty (two men at the bar and one couple at a table). We sat ourselves at the bar and were not... More

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Additional Information about Glenora Inn & Distillery

Address: Route 19 / Ceilidh Trail, Nova Scotia B0E 1X0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Glenora Inn & Distillery Hotel Cape Breton Island
Glenora Inn And Distillery
Glenora Inn & Distillery Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia

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