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Rodd Grand

3.0 of 5 417 Main Street, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia B5A 4B2, Canada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Ottawa, Canada
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Website is not giving an honest image of your hotel. Moisture in bathroom. Heater broken. Electric outlets broken and DANGEROUS. GYM - Broken treadmill and the one working is 40 years old as the rest of the equipment. Front Desk man was very average. I understand YARMOUTH is a small town, but my 150$ spent is no different there than... More 

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello ChristoGM, I'm sorry to hear that your stay was not 100% perfect. We do try very hard as a team to make every detail as perfect as possible while our guest. I do hope that we get a chance to show you our improvements on your next visit and to be able to show you we can do better. More 

Shelburne, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I go to many conferences and events in hotels. Usually several at the Rodd Grand in Yarmouth every year. I have never been in a colder building. I often spend whole days in rooms with 20+ people and no one is able to take off their coats. Space heaters are sometimes provided but the temperature stays miserable and chilly. The... More 

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello S C, I'm so sorry about the cold in the meeting room you were in. We do have heat in all rooms but I know with the temperature being in the -20 degree Celsius and the wind hitting the front of the building off the harbour it does have a hard time sometimes keeping up. The staff do try... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have never experienced such rude customer service in my life. I am 23 years old and they first told me I was too young to get a room, then they give me a a room with smaller beds than what I booked. They never told me the wifi password or anything else, they just told me that if we... More 

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello 123443211234, I'm sorry to hear about your experience at check in to the hotel. It's does sound a little off as we do get numerous reviews related to our customer service. hearing this for the first time and since this is an anonymous site it is close to impossible to pin point your room or arrival time to the... More 

Dartmouth, Canada
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The hotel is not a 'grand' hotel and it is showing it's age. On the plus side the beds were comfortable. The room was very clean. And the service was friendly and polite. It is a good place to stay in this corner of the province. The parking lots are small and rough but easy to access.

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello deaglekl, I'm so pleased to hear that you had a good stay with us. Thank you so much for letting us know about your stay and I hope we see you on your next visit to Yarmouth. More 

Digby, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

My husband and I chose to spend the night for our at the Rodd Grand for my friends wedding (October 18,2014). The wedding reception was in at the hotel in a nice spacious room. Staff friendly and there for our needs. Our bedroom was very clean with a gorgeous view of the harbour. Would definatly recommend this hotel for friends... More 

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello littleacadian, Thank you so much for sharing your experience at or hotel with others. We are so happy you enjoyed our hotel and hope we have the chance to serve you again. More 

Atkinson, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Stayed night before taking the ferry back to Maine. Convenient, clean, and reasonable. Also accepts pets. Handy to ferry. Restaurant was ok, but not many choices in the area. Best bet for the money in the area.

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello Noreen M, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you so much for letting us know and we can't wait to welcome you back on your next visit to Yarmouth. More 

Charlottetown, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We stayed at this hotel Nov 8 and, as always, it didn't disappoint. The hotel is spotless and the linens/bed are top quality. The view is breathtaking overlooking the harbour. It is conveniently located within walking distance to nearby watering holes. This morning, we enjoyed a delicious and hot breakfast in the hotels' restaurant, Gale's.

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello rhondarandy, Thank you so very much for your review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for letting others know. We look forward to having you as our guests again on your next trip to the area. More 

Dartmouth, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My wife and I decided to spend a night in Yarmouth and we were glad to stay the the Rodd Grand Yarmouth. It is right downtown which was convenient for our leisure activities. We stayed in a double queen room that face the harbour and gave us a nice view. The room was comfortable and had everything we needed for... More 

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello JuxtaJoe, We are so pleased the location and the hotel itself work so well for your stay in Yarmouth. Thank you so much for letting others know about us and I hope we see you on your next trip to our beautiful town. More 

Halifax, Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My spouse and I stayed at the Rodd "Grand" hotel in Feb of this year. I had posted a review, along with pictures, both of which seem to be gone. I've noticed over the last little while there have been a lot of reviews, so did the previous general manager someone delete the truthful ones about how bad the stay... More 

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello Allison T, I'm so sorry to hear about your stay back in February. Since the change in management we have been working very hard and making huge strives in all areas including cleanliness. It's sounds to me that you didn't have a stay that I would be proud of and that's what we have striving towards with each and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We stayed here one night in August before taking the fairy across to Portland Maine. Not much choice of hotels. The rooms were old. The doors didn't even close tight there are cracks you can see through, not sure how that is to fire code? We did have a nice view from the 7th floor.

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Robert W, General Manager at Rodd Grand, responded to this review

Hello Curious_Canuck203, I'm so pleased you enjoyed the view from your room. We do have spectacular views of the water front that should not be missed. We are in the process of upgrading numerous items in the room including carpet and wall paper along with all case goods. I hope we get he chance on your next visit to see... More 

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Address: 417 Main Street, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia B5A 4B2, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Yarmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Rodd Grand 3*
Number of rooms: 135
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Also Known As:
Rodd Grand Yarmouth Hotel Yarmouth
Rodd Grand Hotel Yarmouth
Yarmouth Rodd Grand Hotel
Rodd Grand Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

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