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Big Pond Housekeeping Cottages

7671 Highway #4 | Big Pond Centre, Big Pond, Nova Scotia B1J1Y8, Canada
Big Pond Housekeeping Cottages

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Fredericton, New Brunswick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012 via mobile

Beautiful, Clean, well equipped and very comfortable. We recently stayed at the cottages, and we're treated to much more than we were expecting. A quiet area along the Bra'dor Lakes, known for cottage country, boating, scenic drives, and of course Celtic music! We were attending a wedding in the area and the location seemed to be the best. We hit... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

These accommodations were by far the very best I have experienced. The cottage was immaculate, welcoming, comfortable, well appointed..............as a matter of fact, it felt very homey. The beds were nice, the cottage was roomy, the grounds were large and well kept. I would recommend the Big Pond Housekeeping Cottages to anyone interested in a clean, comfortable, scenic getaway. EXCELLENT..................will... More 

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Sydney, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2011

The cabins are very, very nice with all amenities. Much nicer than a lot of 4-5 star resorts I have stayed at and they were cheaper! We were very pleased to have found the cottages and were very surprised at how nice they were when we arrived. When we checked in and paid we were not told very much other... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2010

We made our reservation here primarily because it was close to a Rita MacNeil concert and her tea house. But, we were more than suprised and pleased with the cabin, it's furnishings and location.The cabin was well kept and clean. The beds were comfortable.Because we wanted to see as much of Cape Breton and Nova Scotia as we could, its... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2009

We stayed here for a family function this summer and the cabin was pretty nice. We stayed in cabin #5 it had a full kitchen, couch, gas fireplace, full bath, and two bedrooms (three beds). There was a tv and satellite service so there were options. Also, there were washing machines and dryers as well, no additional cost; nice touch.... More 

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2007

At the end of our trip to Cape Breton, we decided to stay at Big Pond Housekeeping Cottages despite the lousy name and the unappealing website. The only thing we knew about Big Pond is that Rita McNeil was born here and that it was on Bras D'Or Lake, which we wanted to explore. It ended up being the best... More 

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