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Stoney Creek, Canada
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54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We only stayed one night, staff was very friendly and helpful. Room was pretty small, beds are only double so for 2 people is pretty tight. Clean room and bathroom. It does have a kitchenette with all you may need if you want to cook. The only reason we stayed there is because we were taking the ferry to PEI... More 

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Thank HamiltonViajero
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sons and I stayed in a cabin and loved it. We had moved to town and our home wasn't closing yet..The owners were generous with their attention and the cabin was a perfect place to rest after traveling for two days. It was also nice to be able to make some meals in the kitchen after buying fast food... More 

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White Rock, Canada
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love This Place! The rooms are very clean - the bathrooms immaculate, property and building / rooms are well maintained, and the atmosphere iavery friendly; AND very reasonably priced! Conveniently located.

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Digby, Canada
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52 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice motel, very friendly staff and well located in Pictou. Infrastructure (buildings, room and surrounding area) is aged but very well maintained and very clean. Room was very clean and upgraded. I think this motel is a storm 3 despite its age.

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Thank Christian T
DennisPreston, Owner at The Lionstone Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for noticing how nice our little spot is, and for taking the time to review us on this site. Safe travels. More 

Acton, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is an older INN/motel but it is very clean and comfortable. We stayed in the Motel part of the property.. Very clean! Dated rooms however each room has a microwave and refrigerator. The staff are very friendly and accommodating, we had checked in late and were welcomed very kindly and the process was simple/smooth. Lots of parking and space.The... More 

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DennisPreston, Owner at The Lionstone Inn, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your kind review and for taking the time to say those nice things. Its means a great deal to us and our staff. Safe Travels. More 

Lunenburg, Canada
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83 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

I usually stay at this Inn when I visit Pictou at least once per month. It is an older INN/motel but it is very clean and comfortable. Has a microwave and refrigerator. Room #1 is bigger with a sofa and bed, table. It also has a large jet tub. The staff are very friendly and accommodating. Lots of parking space.... More 

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Thank Ellen H
DennisPreston, Owner at The Lionstone Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write this review. You are a valued client and I can only wish that all our clients were as clean and self sufficient as you are. Regards, Dennis and Preston More 

Halifax, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

The rate was very good, the room was good, for the rate it was a solid good deal. The staff was excellent, that lady at the front desk was kind enough to turn the TV on for me after I had confused the controls, very pleasant individual. I would stay there again. Location is good and quite convenient

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Thank Christopher8000
DennisPreston, Owner at The Lionstone Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write these kind words. Our staff are very dedicated and welcoming and its great that you noticed. We pride ourselves on being an affordable alternative to the major chains, and are pleased that you were comfortable and would choose to stay again. Until then, safe travels. More 

Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Preston & Dennis as well as their staff were all very helpful with places to eat and things to see and do. The inn is a basic motel, but well appointed, clean and inviting for the price point. I would definitely stay there again in th future and would recommend it to friends and family.

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Thank Marc U
DennisPreston, Owner at The Lionstone Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review of our little motel. Imperfect but always working on it to improve it, and clean as can be, pretty much describes us perfectly. Safe travels. More 

Prince Edward Island, Canada
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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Called earlier this evening and asked their hours, was told open til 8 pm but someone would be on call to answer the phone and give us a room if we decided to stay in town. Well I called near midnight and the lady if I could call her that, refused us a room and told me they were closed.... More 

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Thank bourgeois97
DennisPreston, Owner at The Lionstone Inn, responded to this review

Sorry you were turned away. Had you provided us with a valid credit card number when you called, we could have made arrangements to leave a key. Additionally, your off-handed remark about our staff member's lady-likeness is uncalled for and rude. Please feel free to stay elsewhere in the future as you are not welcome. More 

Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

I had never been to Pictou, Nova Scotia before and Dennis, Preston and their staff were extremely Helpful with points of interest to see and things to do for my time there. My room was all made up when I arrived and was clean and very comfortable. The staff was very accommodating with anything that I asked or needed. I... More 

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Thank Marc U
DennisPreston, Owner at The Lionstone Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for writing this generous review of our motel. I trust your travels will take you safely back home. D and P More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small family run business. Well maintained drive up motel units with a focus on cleanliness and value for the dollar.Several housekeeping cottages also on the property dating back to the 50's, most of which have been modernized and renovated. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lionstone Inn

Address: 241 West River Road, Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K 1H0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Pictou
Price Range: $73 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Lionstone Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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