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The Iona Heights Inn

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4115 Highway 223 | Iona, Iona, Nova Scotia B2C 1A3, Canada (Formerly Highland Heights Inn)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From beautiful scenery to true Cape Breton Hospitality. Clean and comfortable rooms. Homemade chocolates made on site. And there is a convenience store on the lower floor....... Well worth staying here!!!!!

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic time at the Inn last night. The evening started with dinner in the pub and Big Spruce beer on tap (along with other excellent local choices). The home-style cooking (steak and chips and fish and chips) did not disappoint. Later we enjoyed a moonlight snowshoe trek through Highland Village, a group trip organized by the Inn,... More 

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1 Thank Nattiejoan
Alma, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

We wanted to visit the Highland Village Museum, and the helpful staff at the Casco Causeway visitor centre recommended this motel directly next door to it. It was a good call -- though late in the season, they were still open and in fact apparently recently underwent a renovation. Check-in was quick and easy, and we were directed to park... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Stayed at the Iona Heights Inn for three nights in July while exploring Cape Breton via motorcycle. The Inn is nicely situated on a hill overlooking Bras d'Or Lake and the mouth of the St. Andrews Channel. Convenient drive up access to each room. The upper level rooms have unobstructed views of the water with glass balcony railings. The bar... More 

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2 Thank Randy C
Salem, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

The room was incredibly dark, and the noise from the second floor guests sounded like a construction crew. The toilet was not secured to the floor, and the bathroom sink faucet was not secured either. We chose this facility for geographical convenience and price but would look for a different option.

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Hamilton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights this past September. New ownership, some nice updates. Room was fresh and inviting, the new modern television with options besides cable TV was a nice touch. Wifi worked well during my stay. I did not partake in the restaurant or pub during, but all looked appealing. View from the balcony was wonderful as per usual. Location... More 

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1 Thank Mike S
winnipeg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

Our recent stay at this lovely inn was great. The room was spacious and clean with lovely décor. The view of Bras d'or Lake from our room was amazing. Even though it is a little out of the way we would recommend this place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

While travelling the east coast of Canada, four of us spent a night in Cape Breton and were so thrilled when we arrived at the Iona Heights Inn. Our room was beautiful, clean, recently updated with a fantastic view of the water. The staff were very friendly and the food in the restaurant was delicious and well priced. A very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

From start to finish we were SO impressed with this place. Aside from the breathtaking views the room was spacious and comfortable. Loved the balcony. Travelling with a 21 month old is hard but all the staff were amazing. At dinner we stayed upstairs and wee delighted to discover a cupboard literally stacked with children's toys. My son was delirious... More 

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4 Thank KatieKateW
Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

We recently stayed at Ionia Heights in Nova Scotia. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The food was fantastic and the view was outstanding. The rooms were clean and the beds were comfy We would go back got sure. Sept. 12-13 th

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