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Spanish Bay Inn and Suites

10 Pitt Street, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 5X3, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stonehaven, United Kingdom
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70 reviews 70 reviews
29 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights whilst visiting Cape Breton for Celtic Colours folk festival. Central location and small free car park. Staff went out of their way to be helpful, Free laundry facilities. Rooms and social area a little jaded

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Baddeck, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I live about an hour outside of Sydney, and occasionally find it more convenient to stay over. The Spanish Bay has become my home in the city and I only wish I could find more excuses to stay more often! The location is great, beds are comfortable and the open kitchen makes you feel at home when you make breakfast... More 

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Halifax, Nova Scotia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I enjoyed my stay at the Spanish Bay Inn and suites. It was the perfect, small, quiet and friendly place to stay along the Sydney waterfront. The hotel right on the Esplanade and very near Governor's Pub which has great live ceilidh music on Wednesdays and Saturdays. The room was nice with a large bathroom, nice bed and tv/internet. I... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I really enjoyed my 3-day stay at the Spanish Bay. The room was large, airy, clean, and one of the most comfortable beds I have ever slept in!!! Great location close to the water with a nice view of where the cruise ships come in. Super friendly staff and an adorable communal dining area where you can grab coffee and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Very nice ,quiet hotel near the Sydney waterfront, and much warmer than the typical chain hotel. The rooms were clean and very welcoming. We had a great view of the ocean and the location was perfect for walking distance to most restaurants and shops. When visiting Sydney again I will definitly be staying there.

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We were traveling with our two grown children and found our suite excellent and spacious for all of us. The hotel was conveniently located. The staff was terrific and very responsive to our questions. All in all a great stay.

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Wolfville, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Very nice ,quiet hotel on the waterfront. Antique furnishings except for the bed and bathroom which was quite modern and comfortable. I had made the reservation on line with no trouble and there was a receptionist present when we arrived at about 3;30 PM. We were a little surprised to be advised that no one would be on duty after... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This hotel is a lovely boutique-style inn with hardwood floors, a very comfortable bed, and decor to fit this historical building. The staff were extremely lovely, and were keen to get to know us and provide some sightseeing recommendations to a couple of Albertans. Although it didn't affect us at all, it would be worth noting that there are no... More 

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St. Albert, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I never got the opportunity. I tried. I tried pretty hard, too. I called their toll-free number and reach a voice mail box which stated their hours of 8 AM - 5 PM. What? A hotel closing at 5 PM? OK. It was about 4:50 so I left the voice mail as requested with my name, callback number and the... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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200 reviews 200 reviews
52 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

The hotel is a smallish old hotel (as in a basic century old inn - don't know how old it actually is, but go with that). And while it's old and was basic, it is fixed up well enough. The location is right downtown. The breakfast is simple: yoghurt, cereal, juice, toast, and the sign on the coffee maker asks... More 

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