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Big Tub Harbour Resort

236 Big Tub Road, Tobermory, Ontario N0H 2R0, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

Spent 2 nights at the resort. It was well maintained but they should consider having the standard appliances like a microwave, iron and coffee maker. They offered complimentary tea for breakfast but the water was lukewarm and tasted awful. If you paid, you'd get freshly boiled water. Good for a short stay and 2 kms away from the village where... More 

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Calgary, AB
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

I would describe this place as exceeding my expectations. The property is described as a modest budget property and, when I booked a room here, I was expecting small and cramped. Not so. It isn't serviced daily but the room was spotless and big. Liked the hard floors in lieu of carpet. Room a little rustic yet pleasant. Only thing... More 

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Thank kiwicanadian
Quinte West, Canada
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Very clean room, well maintained resort. Poor view. This resort could be really nice if they got better beds and added maybe a nice outdoor pool or hot tub. Rooms are decorated very dark. Resort is lacking something. Breakfast on site would be nice. Restaurant on site has very poor quality food. Bed wasn't comfy. For the cost per night... More 

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Thank hollymrs2015
Toronto
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

We had a room facing the harbour with kitchenette and the view was great. It was clean though we couldn't find hooks or bars to hang our used towels. The air conditioner was quite noisy when on, but I also learned from other guests that those rooms without air conditioning were really stuffy. The location is perfect as it is... More 

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Thank ACHOI
Burlington, Canada
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Spent 3 nights. Room (#29) was clean, but very creaky/squeaky floors; no way to walk to the bathroom at night without waking your partner. Overall room was adequate, no frills, spacious enough. No kettles, no glasses, no coffee. Bring your own. Outdoor water activities are good. We went kayaking, and paddle boarding. The fact that it was well located and... More 

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Thank PatLeeFamily
North Bay, Ontario, Canada
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

Our family enjoyed a great meal at The Big Tub on one of the last nights of our Tobermory cottage vacation. The service was fast and friendly and the food was delicious. Hubby and I were pleasantly surprised to see gluten free pizza on the menu! The view is magnificent, overlooking Big Tub Harbour in all its glory. A stroll... More 

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Thank Lisa G
Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

We were booked to spend a week at this hotel with our kids (4 and 6) after reading some positive reviews on TripAdvisor. The staff at the front desk were very friendly, but Curtis (the Manager) was so rude that we moved to another hotel after spending only one night in this very noisy hotel, very cheaply-built hotel. One of... More 

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Bigtubresort, Owner at Big Tub Harbour Resort, responded to this review

As the owner of Big Tub Harbour Resort and the "Curtis" referred to in the review, I felt obligated to respond. Our company encourages customer feedback which we receive not only from tripadvisor but through emails, letters and most commonly in person. Our business has always taken these comments to heart as we strive to improve our customers experience. As... More 

Woodville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

A nicer place to stay than down by Little Tub Harbour. Room was large, everything but the Wi-Fi worked. Bed was very hard, like sleeping on the floor, but would go back if the bed was better. Dinner in the Pub was very good.

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Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This resort is nestled in a corner on the very edge of Tobermory. Beautiful location, very secluded. Upon arriving we parked, and walked to the office, (which is also the Pub). We got registered for our room, got our keys and the lady that was at the office provided us with Maps, info and things to do at Tobermory. From... More 

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Thank Annie-Joseph k
Halton Hills, Canada
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Our stay at the Big Tub Harbour Resort was okay, but not up to expectations. Our room was large and quiet from outside noise. If we had been able to open the window, we might have had a better sleep, but since it was very humid, we needed to use the air conditioner which was very loud. The room is... More 

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