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London, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked in last minute as we were traveling to Cape Sable Island and could not find a place there for the night. We were supposed to be here to check-in at 9 pm but didn't realize that there was a time change and didn't arrive until 10 pm! Sandra was very accommodating with our very late arrival! The unit...

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Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely clean renovated motel with friendly mature staff and owners. Very affordable with free wifi,parking and breakfast. There are units for business travellers that are even more affordable

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Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

This motel was older and not fancy but well maintained and clean. Top points for the continental breakfast with homemade bread, biscuits, muffins. Owners were friendly and helpful and seemed to take pride in their hotel by putting special touches in the room with soaps etc. Location is very convenient to other amenities.

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Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

We upgraded to one of the new "cottages" and it was wonderful! Only a few months old, full kitchen, lots of room, comfy bed, and also use of a BBQ. Another plus was that breakfast was included. There was home baked bread and muffins, fruit etc. Better than average. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Definitely would recommend and stay...

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Carver, Minnesota
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Clean and comfortable. However, the bathroom in our room (motel) was so tiny...we didn't even try to use the shower. The thermostat had no instructions and it took a while to figure out. The bed was good and the breakfast was very good.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Basically a good value. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Sleeping section was clean and quite comfortable. However the bathroom is inconvenient. Small wall mounted sink with no counter or shelves, so nowhere to put toiletries. Also the shower stall is very small. If you are above "average" build, you will find it difficult to shower. This is the motel...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here. Great night sleep and a wonderful select for breakfast in the morning. The owners were very friendly and helpful. The pool looked clean and inviting unfortunately the weather was a little too cool. Neat clean and well priced.

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Dartmouth, Canada
Reviewed September 23, 2016

My wife and I had had the wonderful experience of staying at MacKenzie's during the recent Shelburne Whirlygig Festival. We had never been to the area before and this was simply a whimsical, last minute trip for us. When we booked the room the night before our arrival, Sandra our host informed us we would like our accommodations. This was...

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Hubbards, Canada
Reviewed September 17, 2016

This was our first stop on our small holiday and what a find..modern, clean and up to date.The free breakfast had a very good selection, and the owners friendly.One could tell a lot of effort had been put into this business.

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Five Islands, Canada
Reviewed September 17, 2016

The management was very friendly and helpful. Convenient location. Great breakfast with homemade beans and breads.Clean, quiet cottages. Good value for the money.It even has a pool for those who want a pool,

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
MacKenzie's has been family-owned for decades and offers the best of Nova Scotia's intimate cottages, affordable motel and luxury suites in a park-like, brook-side setting in a great location in the centre of town... something for every taste and budget! Free breakfast and wireless internet is included in all rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages

Address: 260 Water Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Shelburne
Price Range: $84 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Mackenzies Hotel Shelburne
Mackenzie's Motel And Cottages Shelburne, Nova Scotia
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“Check the room first.”
 of 5 bubbles JoyD308, Sep 29, 2016 | Read review
“They offer everything from suites, motel rooms, small and large cottages”
 of 5 bubbles smoogies, Sep 5, 2016 | Read review
“Some cabins backed on to a small stream. For the additional cost, the cabin was worth the upgrade from the motel rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles D1875XFdank, Aug 30, 2016 | Read review
“Try to obtain a room in the new part!”
 of 5 bubbles stuartmckelvie, Aug 23, 2016 | Read review
“Every room and cabin on this property is excellent, you can't go wrong here!”
 of 5 bubbles silverseas2016, Aug 11, 2016 | Read review
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