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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Prior to my stay at the Digby Backpackers' Inn, I had never stayed at a hostel. I was apprehensive before arriving, but am very glad that I chose to stay there. The lady who operates the place was very welcoming and pointed my friend and I in the direction of a couple historic themed things to do around the area.... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I spent one night there with my grandson. We had reserved one of the four bunkbed rooms. I did not know though that it would be in a little cabin outside. And that there was only the bathrooms in the house. Unfortunately, there was a patio and the younger people played games and listened to music on the porch where... More 

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Saskia80, Owner at Digby Backpackers Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay here. At the time I did ensure that the music was stopped and they would not remain on the balcony, as I was aware that others would want to sleep. Unfortunately at the time I was not aware of some guests smoking right there and the... More 

Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

This is a homey place that is an excellent value, but not more than that. The accommodations are clean, with soft old mattresses and no tub, but plenty of hot water and quiet enough for a good night's sleep. The breakfast is mostly cereal and fruit - no eggs or bacon unless you bring your own - but it is... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

We traveled to Nova Scotia in October and our plans were changed a bit by a windy harbor and a delayed boat. We ended up riding our motorcycle to Digby, not Halifax as originally planned, as the sun was setting and the cold was growing stronger. I remembered reading about a hostel in Digby. After asking around we were pointed... More 

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Thank Lauren A
Sydney, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

This is a spotless, comfortable and welcoming place. The owners are fabulous hosts and have great knowledge of the local area and attractions. Breakfast was laidback and we enjoyed conversation with people from all over the world. Check this place out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Spent a night at this hostel in Digby and wished we could have stayed longer. The hosts were lovely, ready for a chat at the breakfast or dinner table and very welcoming. It really feels like you're spending the night in a friend's home. The whole house was very clean and welcoming. The beds were comfortable and we even had... More 

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Truro, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Lovely visit to Digby Backpackers Inn. The house is lovely and very clean. Great location as well for walking to restaurants. Hosts were very friendly and helpful. We would stay there again, I enjoyed the books and magazines available for the evening's entertainment. An especially nice point is that it was a hot day when we arrived and the hosts... More 

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Thank Lynn S
Halifax Region, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Stayed a couple of nights at this hostel accommodation. Arrived by bicycle and the owners were accommodating to store the bicycle. The Inn is very clean, the owner-couple very friendly and helpful. The Inn has an 'at home' feel, the location only a short walk from main street, shops, eateries and the waterfront, and the location very quiet IMHO. Being... More 

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Thank David W
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

The hostel is well located just a couple of streets up from the waterfront. It feels a bit like you are staying in someones home because you are. Very clean and dorm rooms are very spacious. Breakfast is included.

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

My family is originally from Cape Breton on one side and Shediac on the other, so the maritimes are in my blood... Decided to explore a few years ago and stayed at the Digby Inn. Loved it so much, it's my one stop every time I go down. My son and I are avid used book hunters, and there is... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a backpackers hostel with simple accommodations and SHARED facilities. Located right in town, minutes walk from restaurants and waterfront, 10 minutes walk from bus stop. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Digby Backpackers Inn

Address: 168 Queen Street, Digby, Nova Scotia B0V 1A0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Digby
Price Range: $25 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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