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Windsor, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The first thing I would like to point out is I am by far the least critical person when it comes to staying in hotels. I usually opt for the lowest costing and have stayed at some pretty shabby places over the years but this by far takes the cake! A friend and I took a road trip to Nova... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good value! We were on a family road trip. Room was comfortable and mostly clean, save for some dust in the corners beside bed. Staff was very friendly and check in was fast and painless. I was impressed by the air conditioning unit in the room, very quiet and had a remote!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in room #206, very clean, spacious (as well the bathroom). Nice restaurants around, safe location. The staff is nice. They dont offer any breakfast only coffee. I recommend this hotel. The parking lot is big and near the rooms.

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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice but not perfect. Easy to get to from the 4 highway. The outside front is nice, the back gives a nice view from the river. The place near the reception is nice, renovated, but a different story from the back when getting to the room, needs to be upgraded for the overall experience. Friendly staff ; free wifi ;... More 

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Hopkinton, MA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here one night when visiting Sidney. We hadn't checked the reviews first, or maybe we wouldn't have stayed. They advertise that they have the lowest rates, and we found that to be the case. The room was perfectly fine. Comfortable bed, clean bathroom, refrigerator. The air conditioning looked new and worked great (in fact, it was arctic when... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would not recommend this place. Our room was ok-it had been remodeled. We traveled for 3 wks & this was the only place where the staff were not helpful or friendly.We did not want to go out of our room as I don't know when the lat time the hallways had been vacuumed. The lobby area was not clean... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Booked a place to stay for a couple of nights. Read the reviews but the pictures seemed to prove most people wrong. We arrived and were greeted by a friendly young lady, check in was fine. When we walked to the room however, we noticed things were in very rough shape. When we got to our room and looked around,... More 

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Ontario
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

After reading the reviews I was nervous about staying here. We needed a place for 4 people on a Saturday night so I didn't want to spend much. I booked here last minute so my options were limited. This was the cheapest and they proudly advertised that on their signage. Check in went smoothly. The people before us were commenting... More 

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Bangor, Maine
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Please avoid this motel. Booked and requested for a non-smoking room, but was given one with faint smell of smoke. Changed to another room. The bathroom in this second room smelled of pee. I literally went down on my knees to clean around the toilet because I suspected the cleaners were not diligent in cleaning since the overall cleanliness of... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

Nice clean and economic room. The price was cheap enough per night. The room had obviously been renovated with laminate floors and the bathroom fixtures were all new. There were some negatives ,one was that the WIFI was slow. Also and more importantly we could see right through the window blinds, and people walking by your room on the outdoor... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Martin Arms

Address: 100 Kings Rd, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 1A1, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Sydney
Price Range: $83 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Martin Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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The Martin Arms Sydney, Nova Scotia
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