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The Island Inn Country Inn

PO Box 10, Ingonish, Nova Scotia B0C 1K0, Canada
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Ranked #3 of 3 Ingonish B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014
jane1773269 Nova Scotia, Canada
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    4 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nova Scotia, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Nice place - hard to find a place to eat supper in this area though. Everything closes at 7 or so. There was no phone in our room - and no guidelines for restaurants in the area at all. There was no table and lamp in the middle of the beds - very hard to read. I had to unplug... More 

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12 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Perhaps we paid less as it may have been off-season, but we enjoyed our stay. Booking for one night we then decided to tour the area and because of the value we booked a second night. As other travelers have mentioned the breakfast may not be some thing special but it does have the basics. Perhaps after the reviews they... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Stayed here on our first night cycling around the Cabot Trail. The beds were reasonably comfortable, but the room overall was not overly appealing. The bathroom fan was horrendously noisy, and the bathroom door was very hard to close. In terms of breakfast...I don't know what you have to do to qualify as bed AND breakfast, but the breakfast here... More 

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Had a great stay at the Island Inn. Nothing fancy about this place, but the rooms are comfortable and clean with all the necessary amenities. Wifi was stable and relatively quick. The inn is located close to a convenience store, restaurants, a bank, and the liquor store. The staff was very warm, welcoming and helpful. Will definitely consider another stay... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for just one night. We picked it because of the convenient location right on the Cabot Trail as well as price. It was clean and comfortable. However, it needs updating, our door to our room was difficult to close, it was hot upstairs, and there were other guests relaxing on the shared balcony right... More 

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Aylmer
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Not the best. Our bathroom had been updated and the bed ok. The carpets throughout need to be updated. Probably the least appealing to the several that we have stayed in. Has great potential though for someone wanting to purchase this property and you have lots of cash to spend on renos. Beautiful wrap around veranda and the location was... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

My brother and I stayed at this B&B over the Labor Day weekend. Only good things to say! It's an absolute gem - if you know what you're going for. It's simple - decor is nothing fancy, bathrooms haven't been updated, the breakfast is a cold buffet. But for $89 we got two double beds, a hot pot of coffee... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Definitely the worst Inn or B&B we stayed at in our two weeks travelling in Newfoundland and Nova Scotia. Musty old and depressing room, terrible bed, terrible water pressure in the shower. Staff not very accommodating, just there to do their job, not friendly. Breakfast was just passable. For those who like A/C, avoid this place, especially the second floor... More 

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Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
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65 reviews 65 reviews
35 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

We stayed here one night, the room was big enough for 5 off us, they had a Playpen for our baby. The bathroom was very nice, the beds could do with an update as one of the beds sunk a little in the middle. The breakfast was basic but adequate. A good location just outside the gates to the national... More 

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Oshawa, Canada
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29 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

We stayed at a number of inns on our trip and this was one of the least attractive. We would have passed it up altogether but we knew we couldn't get reservations anywhere else that night within a reasonable drive and we were tired from being on the road so long. The rooms were large and clean but very dated... More 

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Address: PO Box 10, Ingonish, Nova Scotia B0C 1K0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Ingonish
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #3 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Ingonish
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Country Inn Ingonish
Ingonish Country Inn
The Island Inn Country Inn Ingonish, Nova Scotia - Cape Breton Island

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