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Burton's Sunset Oasis Motel

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105 Money Point Road, Bay St. Lawrence, Nova Scotia B0C 1G0, Canada
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Alpharetta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

12 miles off the Cabot Trail. Very north tip of the Cape. Clean, and rooms were fine. No A/C but we didn't need it. Nice views. Chairs outside to see the sunset or sunrise. $125C with tax. 5 rooms total. Mel (GM) was always there, available, and helpful. Serves coffee in the morning but no breakfast. Nearest eatery for breakfast... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms at this motel are large, exceptionally clean and newly renovated. Location is beautiful ... overlooking the harbour and the ocean. Name says it all really. Owner, Mel is very friendly and helpful. Enjoyed our chats. We would definitely recommend this motel to anyone and will certainly stay here again if destiny brings us back this way.

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Simsbury, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No picture can possibly describe the beauty of Burton's location. Perched high atop a broad grassy knoll overlooking the ocean and the village below, the experience of stepping out of your car and looking around is positively breathtaking. The large rooms are immaculate, the bed very comfortable and the windows open to allow wonderful cross ventilation and sweet ocean breezes.... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful location overlooking the harbor in Bay St. Lawrence. The owners could not be more welcoming and helpful. Clean large rooms and music on Saturday evenings. No restaurant nearby but a local place delivers.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have stayed at Burton's once, but am intimately familiar with the place. My Grandmother was born on the farm next to Burton's, and I grew up going up every summer. It is remote and quiet (except for the wind) and the views never stop. The sea is before you, the mountain behind. You won't regret a stay here, and... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This is an excellent place to stay, and economical, too. You can easily see the ocean and, if the weather is right, watch the sun slip into the water. The room is very clean and the bathroom is excellent. Television, comfy bed, big kitchen and breakfast set out in the office every morning. Bring groceries, as there isn't a store... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Burtons Sunset oasis motel is a beautiful place to forget about your busy life. Nested at the top of a cliff, above spectacular Bay St. Lawrence Cape Breton, just the air will revive you. A five minute walk from your immaculate motel room, brings you to the harbour where you can go whale watching and short distance more from that,... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

The location is beautiful with great views. We spent 2 nights here, we truly enjoyed it and have no regrets. The room was very clean, functional and comfortable. The owners are friendly and were extremely helpful in helping us organize our excursions, we really appreciated that. We highly recommend!

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

A beautiful, peaceful location with magnificent views. Accommodations were very nice, clean and comfortable hosted by Melvin and his wife who are very nice and friendly. They are concerned about one thing; that you enjoy your stay and have what you need. The overall atmosphere of our visit found us wanting to stay on or at least return again. Highly... More 

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Grand Blanc, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We selected Burton's Sunset Oasis Motel as the second leg of our trip to Nova Scotia. We read it was the number one place to stay on Cape Breton and we were not disappointed. It exceeded our expectations in every way. The views were absolutely unforgettable. We took several walks and captured some of the most beautiful sunset pictures ever.... More 

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