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Duck Cove Inn

10289 Cabot Trail, Margaree Harbour, Nova Scotia B0E 2B0, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came in late and were greeted with welcome arms. Check in was seamless and hassle free. Free wifi and great service! The room was very clean and well furnished (if a bit dated both in furniture and walls). Was very impressed! Plugs in the room were limited though and there was no phone to reach the front desk if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely big room with a large balcony looking out over the water. Although it's all a bit dated everything is very clean and our room was properly maintained each day. The dinner menu was good and the staff very attentive. Sunday brunch was something else. What a marvellous choice of great food. No wonder so many locals... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We did not intend being this far past cheticamp but ended staying just one night and we are glad we did. Sure, the decor is a little dated but the rooms are impeccably clean and I found the beds very comfortable. It's really all you need in a roadside motel. The breakfast menu was excellent and well made. Recommended.

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Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Two couples stayed one night. This motel has been there for quite a long time but is very well maintained and is in an excellent location. Comfy beds with upgraded linens. We had adjoining decks overlooking the Margaree River/Harbour bridge. Lots of interesting short drives in all three directions from this location. Get up early and drive along the Margaree... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

As other reviewers have stated, this is an older property with decor and furniture from the 60"s, which I don't mind, except the beds were rock hard and small. There is no air conditioner. Neither of us slept well and that's all we were looking for...a good night's sleep. The rooms were noisy - I could hear our neighbour snoring.... More 

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Port Hawkesbury, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My wife and I we're attend Belle Cote Days and this was the only place we could get. We were skeptical at first because of the online photos and my previous knowledge of the place but we really enjoyed it. The room is dated but clean. I word of caution, there is no air conditioning. I also had the breakfast... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

First I will say I stayed here forty years ago and it was fabulous. My wife and I chose to stay there this past week and I have to say it hasn't changed much. This is not five star, there is no flat screen television or even a telephone in the room but, wifi is available. If you want clean... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I was here during a wedding in the end of June and have to say that this place is very cute and love all the little ducks & other little stuffed animals. Now I didn't stay here as a guest but I did partake in the buffet breakfast and have to say that it was very delicious food, staff were... More 

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Sydney, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Beautiful location..older decor but spotlessly clean...breakfast very good and service was great...a ll in all a nice quiet place with beautiful views of Margaree River ...pleasant staff who were very helpful..would definitely stay again..

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Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We booked this inn a week prior. Great location, above the highway, we had a nice balcony overlooking the bay. Room was small but functional. This Inn looked like it was designed more for hunters than families. No air conditioning in the room, which was our fault for not verifying, but disappointing anyway. Disappointed that breakfast was not included as... More 

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