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MacKinnon-Cann Inn

Certificate of Excellence
27 Willow St, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia B5A 1V2, Canada
MacKinnon-Cann Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Monteverde, Costa Rica
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You made us feel right at home and took excellent care of us. This is a close walk to downtown, the ferry, Rudder's, and the farmer's market. I cannot think of a better place to celebrate the Supreme Court decisions. You have given us great memories!

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MacKinnon C, Owner at MacKinnon-Cann Inn, responded to this review

You are so WELCOME... Your energy and spirits are so wonderful. This is why I enjoy my job and to make sure your journey here at the Inn and Yarmouth memorable. More 

Sea Cliff, New York
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The men who own the Inn (and a number of other historic district houses) have done an imaginative, creative restoration/adaptation of this late 19th century double house. It is now a single dwelling with a number of themed rooms (all with ensuite baths) comfortably and whimsically furnished. My room and large bathroom was quiet and the bed was excellent. It... More 

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MacKinnon C, Owner at MacKinnon-Cann Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words - and what a treat to have you stay with us. The Inn is located in the heart of the Historic District, and that makes it the perfect location. More 

5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just got back from a WONDERFUL evening of wining and dining. Neil, our host, even bought our favorite wine to drink and was an EXCELLENT host all around. Amazing atmosphere as well. Felt like in a movie from the 1920s Era Cannot wait to come back and even stay the night :)

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MacKinnon C, Owner at MacKinnon-Cann Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. Having guests like you makes it easy and fun. We certainly hope you make it back to this part of the world soon. Have a wonderful summer. More 

New York City, New York
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our last night in Nova Scotia I needed to stay close to the waterfront since my Nova Star Ferry leaft early in the morning. The local tourist office arranged for us to stay at the Inn, much to our good fortune! This was a terrific ending to our trip to Canada. Michael & Neil did everything to make our stay... More 

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MacKinnon C, Owner at MacKinnon-Cann Inn, responded to this review

I just love it when we make people 'Happy'.... because, it is the 'guests' journey that is most important. Thank you for staying with us.... Have a wonderful summer and hope to see you again .... !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! More 

New York City, New York
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26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My last night in Nova Scotia I needed to stay close to the waterfront since my Nova Star Ferry leaft early in the morning. I also had to return my rental car. The local tourist office arranged for me to stay, and have dinner in the historic district at the MacKinnon-Cann Inn. Co-owner Neal and his partner are also renovating... More 

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MacKinnon C, Owner at MacKinnon-Cann Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and remarks about the Inn and Chef Michael. We certainly enjoyed your company and great conversation with you too. We hope to see you again and we will keep the lights on for you. More 

Yarmouth NS
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68 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

My wife and I took advantage of the Mothers' Day event dinner. It was just excellent. I had the Kale soup appetizer and it was fabulous. We both had steak for the main course with one rare and the other medium, and they really were as specified. Vegetables were cooked to perfection. The desert with a bit of cayenne was... More 

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MacKinnon C, Director of Sales at MacKinnon-Cann Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. It is our privilege to serve yourself and your wife on this special occasion. We try and listen to our Guests and make sure their experience is as pleasurable as possible. Thank you so much for your patronage. Deb Field Marketing and Sales Director MacKinnon Cann Inn More 

Saint John, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I was in Yarmouth for work and was told to try the MacKinnon-Cann Inn, and am quite happy I did. The Innkeeper puts in a lot of effort to ensure you have a good stay, and is accommodating to your schedule/requirements. Each room has a different theme (by decades), which is a unique aspect of staying there.

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MacKinnon C, Director of Sales at MacKinnon-Cann Inn, responded to this review

Thank You for your very kind words. Very pleased that you choose to spend your evening and stay with us. We look forward to having you as a guest again. Deb More 

Halifax, Canada
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24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I have stayed here before while working in Yarmouth and always enjoy the comfortable room and tasty breakfasts. This visit we enjoyed a glass of wine and a couple of appetizers as a late and light supper. The food is very good. As always Michael and Neil are charming hosts This is the best place to stay... More 

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MacKinnon C, General Manager at MacKinnon-Cann Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. It was a sincere pleasure to have you stay with us. Again....Thank you and we hope to see you again. Your Innkeepers. More 

toronto
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

Simply perfection from the time you walk in the front door. Beautiful surroundings abound and Neil, Michael and Chef Michael are the perfect hosts! Diner was done to perfection and all local ingredients which made it that much more special. The 1910 room where we stayed is fantastic with a huge spa like bathroom.

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Tampa, Florida
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I wandered around for a couple hours admiring the work done to save this building from demolition! Each bedroom had a different decor theme - we stayed in the 1950s suite. Neil was a great host and very personable; one of the best B&Bs we have stayed in! A tad pricey but well worth it! VERY close to ferry! VERY... More 

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