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Island Sunset Resort

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Traveler (56)
Room & Suite (26)
Pool & Beach (7)
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good21%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“lobster”(12 reviews)
“the cottages”(14 reviews)
“living room”(8 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Suites
Kitchenette
Wheelchair access
Pool
Fitness center
Business Center
Golf course
4 Star Hotel
Located on a spectacular coast, poised along the world famous Cabot Trail, this unique seaside cottage resort is one of a handful 4 star resorts in Cape Breton and one of the only resort that are on the ocean with a 4 star restaurant and beachfront casual bistro. Fresh lobster is...
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19 Beach Cove Lane, Belle Cote, Nova Scotia B0E-2B0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an excellent place to stay with the family. Large dining room with friendly staff. Beach nearby. Cottages are modern and spacious. Right on the ocean so if the weather is ok, amazing sunsets. Get up early and you can see the local fishermen...More

Thank Newbieluc
Response from EvanGillis_, Public Relations Manager at Island Sunset ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your positive review! I'm happy you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

This little gem of a place has the most amazing sunsets. The restaurant for in delicious and the service is great. The decor leaves a little to be desired but who cares, we were just watching the sunset.

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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Room was spacious with nice ocean views from the outside. Windows were filthy. Staff went home after 7:00pm. Satellite tv failed. Called after hours phone three times over 2 1/2 hours. No one answers, left voice mails, no response. Do not recommend staying here.More

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Response from EvanGillis_, Public Relations Manager at Island Sunset ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hi, i'm sorry to hear your experience was so bad, all of these issues are unacceptable and I apologize for any inconvenience that occurred during your stay. Please let us know if you'll be back in the area anytime in the future as we would...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017

Arrived to find a really cute cottage with amazing ocean and beach views. Furniture and room was well worn but cozy. We came on a day that was quite cold with temperatures going down to 5C. Disappointed to discover that the cottage was not heated...More

Thank Sherry O
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit to Island Sunset. Came back for a few days with my wife after having visited a few years ago which was most pleasant. The setting is fantastic as is the dining room. Unfortunately the unit we were assigned which was...More

1  Thank Duncan C
Response from EvanGillis_, Public Relations Manager at Island Sunset ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hi, i'm sorry to hear your experience was so bad, all of these issues are unacceptable and I apologize for any inconvenience that occurred during your stay. Please let us know if you'll be back in the area anytime in the future as we would...More

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Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (56)
Room & Suite (26)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (3)
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toniSen
July 31, 2015|
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Response from Bill F | Reviewed this property |
Their contact info is: Island Sunset Resort P.O. Box 27 Margaree Harbour Nova Scotia, Canada B0E 2B0 Phone: (902)-235-2669 Toll Free: (866)-515-2900
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"Book dinner as soon as you arrive as the restaurant was very popular with local people."
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"Don't stay here!"
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"choose an ocean view or view of the harbour"
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"Book early and ask for room #14, then you get the best view"
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