We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 6 Baddeck hotels

Trailsman Motel

10003 Hwy #105, Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Trailsman Motel to your Saves list
Trailsman Motel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
68%
Ranked #4 of 6 Hotels in Baddeck
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
David S
Write a Review

88 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    15
    43
    26
    3
    1
See reviews for
27
46
1
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (25)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Wayne, New Jersey
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Motel has a good view/location of the lake. Located close to the Cabot Trail. Rooms are a bit dated. Shower was horrible. Water varied from freezing to scalding hot in an instant. Same thing happened in other rooms. Pay a little more and stay in a motel right in Baddeck where you will be closer to the action. This motel... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Located at a great start/finish location for the Cabot Trail this is a very useful 2 night stop. The pluses are easy. Location for sure with a fabulous room view across Bras D'Or Lake. Also sloping lawn to the water's edge and chairs to enjoy your "sundowner". Staff is very friendly and happy to share (and argue about) their personal... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gatineau, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean and well appointed room. Quiet with pleasant view at the back. Well greeted by the owner upon arrival. Our only complaint would be the free morning breakfast. We felt kind of lost and out of place in the dining room.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
34 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No frills, good, clean accommodation with lovely views of the lake. We stayed under the dining room and heard no noise from early diners. Breakfast was self-serve and although there’s not a large range of food on offer, there was easily enough to sustain us until lunchtime. Our accommodation included a separate bedroom as well as a large lounge room... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay at this motel was fantastic. Alicia and the rest of the staff were most friendly and helpful. Rooms were clean and fresh and a beautiful view greeted us each morning. Good location for Cabot Trail.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Surrey, Canada
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

nice rooms very clean and modern with great views at a good price, friendly staff they can answer all your questions about Cape breton. perfect location for your first stay on cape breton the head of the cabot trial is just up the road and also down town Baddeck ,home of the Alexander Graham Bell museum. the pool is well... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Braeside, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Advertised as in Baddeck when it is 5 miles away. Very basic rooms. It was supposed to have a view of Lake Bras d'Or but most of the shoreline is overgrown and a view is only available after a walk to the shoreline.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Cambridge, Canada
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The people are very nice. We had made reservations then headed around the Cabot Trail. We were late arriving and they were worried about us....just like family. Room was very clean. Beds were not very comfortable. Continental breakfast was great. Beautiful view from the dining room

Was this review helpful? Yes
Middleboro, Massachusetts
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We were traveling as a motorcycle club and picked this motel for value and central location to do day rides. The breakfast was fresh and the oatcakes the best from a local bakery. Wish there had been at least one hot item-but we made due. Rooms do need some updating but were clean and neat. We were able to grill... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
nova scotia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We stayed at this Motel on the 27 July 2014. Let me start off with what a view. We stayed in room number 53, it had a queen and 2 single beds, all of the beds we great. The overall cleanness was great, the staff was excellent on check in and out. They have a continental breakfast that is included,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Trailsman Motel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Trailsman Motel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Trailsman Motel

Address: 10003 Hwy #105, Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Baddeck
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your Trailsman Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Trailsman Hotel Baddeck
Trailsman Motel Baddeck, Nova Scotia - Cape Breton Island

23 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (24)
Viewed
View from room (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (5)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Baddeck with
any amenities