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51947 Cabot Trail, South Haven | RR4, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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St Ann's Motel & Cottage
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Baddeck
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here for two nights while exploring the Cabot Trail in mid-September. What can I say that will not repeat what every other review says??? "A view with a room" says it all. Take a look at the photos. Spotlessly clean and comfortable. Gracious hosts. It is near the highway but the noise didn't bother us at all. We would... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My siblings and I sent our parents to Cape Breton for their 50th Wedding anniversary. They stayed at St. Ann's for one night after driving the Cabot Trail. St. Ann's is at the end of the trail so it was a perfect spot. The view from the rooms are spectacular. When they arrived at the motel they found that the... More

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Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners Doug and Christine Coolen live on the premises and their quote "a view with a room" tells the story. This pristine motel has direct ocean frontage with panoramic view of St Ann's Bay from each room. Fridge, coffee maker, wifi and satellite TV included but you will want to stay unplugged with a camera as your best friend.... More

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Amherst, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Immaculate room, comfortable beds, incredible views of Bras D'or Lake, congenial owner. Room nit huge but certainly a fine size for 2 people. Fridge was helpful. The motel is located outside the town of Baddeck, near the Gaelic College.

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Dorchester, New Brunswick
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Wonderful place to stay. The rooms are clean, the location is perfect for touring Cape Breton.You are at the entrance to the Cabot Trail, and yet not far from Sydney if you wanted to spend a day there. The rates are reasonable, and the view is spectacular!! The hosts are wonderful people, helpful and friendly. We will definately stay here... More

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Lexington, South Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I was looking for somewhere to spend the night after a day on the Cabot Trail and prior to a morning ferry from North Sydney. I happened upon this motel and it exceeded all my expectations. For a reasonable price, we had a great location, a clean and comfortable room, and a fabulous view of St Ann's Bay. The owner... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

One of the best motels I've stayed in - Doug was welcoming and charming. Wonderful lakeside location; large, clean rooms; wifi that actually works! Right next door to the Lobster Galley, which is a friendly place to eat. Well placed for the ferry to Newfoundland (about 30 mins drive to/from North Sydney), or for the Cabot Trail.

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Seattle, Washington
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233 reviews 233 reviews
73 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The pros: St Ann's Motel has a beautiful view of the ocean and the owners are very friendly. The cons: The noise from the highway (the motel sits at an intersection of 2 highways) is very noticeable. The bed was far too soft and featured a serious trough down the middle. Thus, unfortunately, we didn't sleep well at all.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The St. Ann's is a very clean motel run by very nice people, and it has a stunning view. But though the address is on the Cabot Trail, it's at the intersection of the Cabot Trail and Rt. 105, so there's pretty steady highway noise. We kept a fan on at night and that lessened the drone, but you could... More

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Homestead
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Wonderful find. Reasonable rates. Extra clean. Friendly owners who take pride in their business. Christine does the decorating and Doug does the maintenance. If we ever get this far north again this view with a place will be on our agenda.

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Address: 51947 Cabot Trail, South Haven | RR4, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Baddeck
Number of rooms: 9
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