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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had spent a great day in Mahone Bay and Lunenberg. Unfortunately our room at the Days Inn in Bridgewater was inexplicably unavailable. So, we were suddenly without a hotel room! There were no hotel rooms available anywhere in the area. We ended up driving to Halifax/Dartmouth and got one of the last rooms in this motel! They really saved... More 

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Thank JasmineOnTheGo
Halifax, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

This place should be shut down. If your looking for drugs or an escort then stay here, the place is full of them. And the attendance response, "they paid just like you did". It's fun to have taxis and drunks stopping by every half hour or so to get their fix. It's nice when they argue, slam doors and screen.... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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18 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

We did not have a good feeling for the place at all, The room was plain but OK. Some of the regular clientele leave a lot to be desired. This place appears to be a motel/low rental property. The first clue that we should not have stayed was the apparent drug dealing going on the in the parking lot. Cars... More 

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Youngstown, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

The rooms are clean , but Noisy , some are park at the door . FRIST floor is the best . One big con. Is that so many people smoke outside their rooms that you think your in a smoking room . The staff ARE VERY HELPFUL , The next con is no breakfast .But for a fast clean room... More 

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Thank Richard Z
Sydney, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Immediately had a bad feeling about this place.Arrived in the parking lot to see a distressed middle aged blond lady.Moments if not seconds later two Halifax police cruisers & policemen arrived.Certainly makes you think what is going on at this motel.There is somewhat of a language barrier & difficulty understanding the staff.Carpets & furniture are very dated & worn out.... More 

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Thank steve l
Tokyo, Japan
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Me and my parents stayed at this motel for two nights. Room was clean, and beds were comfortable. But if they can upgrade furnitures will be better. Although, there was a language barrier, stuffs were friendly and helpful. They printed out map for us and recommend restaurants.

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Thank yuka45
Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

I spent a night here in September, not a fortune. Our room was very simple and full of mosquitos. It took some time to hunt them down. Otherwise, the location is good, close to a gas station and only 20 minutes to Halifax airport. Bathroom okay, water pressure fine. I really appreciated that the motel staff allowed me to print... More 

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Thank Robby_Cristian
Nova Scotia, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Not sure what we were expecting given the price. When I checked in there were serious language barriers. They took my ID which is fine, but two of them spoke in some foreign language while pointing at different areas of my drivers license. Probably nothing, but it was uncomfortable to say the least. Another gentleman came in behind me and... More 

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Truro, Canada
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38 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Knowing that this was a cheap option place to go, this was the best price around for just looking for a bed. Breakfast was available, but we elected to skip it. The couch was dusty, the room was dated, and the wiring needed some updating. Struggled to turn on lamps and had very little lighting when it was available, but... More 

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Thank Ashley M
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I went to Halifax for few days with my wife we stay at Lake City Motel, it was a great trip. The Motel is good, their staffs are friendly and nice. The room is very clean and comfortable. The furniture need to update otherwise we are happy about everything especially the quiet nights.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Lake City Motel

Address: 40 Lakecrest Dr, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2X 1V1, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Dartmouth > East Dartmouth
Price Range: $63 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lake City Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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