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St Ann's Motel & Cottage

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51947 Cabot Trail, South Haven | RR4, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
St Ann's Motel & Cottage
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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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Chesterfield, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the St Ann’s Motel between 20th and 27th June – this review relates to the Housekeeping Suite not the motel units. First, the location – this surprised me a little when we arrived. Taking the usual view of the site, the Lobster Galley restaurant is on the far left, and the block of motel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

All the rooms have excellent view of St Ann's Bat. Its like there is a picture hanging in the window. Its nice to stay just in the hotel room if you cant make it outside (due to rain or something). However there is no breakfast. The place is ideally located just beside the Trans Canada Highway. Its managed by a... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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43 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

An older traditional hotel room that is clean as a whistle. The giant window over looks the lake that comes up to room. Owners feed a local eagle that comes in every morning for a real up close view. Nice, nice folks that run the place. A great starting or ending spot for the Cabot trail. Head by the Big... More 

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Ohio
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15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 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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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

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
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

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
3 hotel reviews
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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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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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15 hotel reviews
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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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