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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night for the price which was relatively low for Truro. The motel is reaching the end of its life and the setting is not the best but the room and bathroom are large and the entertainment system was very good. The rooms are well kept up as is the pool. You can do worse and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel looks rundown and haunted outside. The signage looks old as well. Parking lot is tight. Room is small but CLEAN. Room comes with PlayStation 3. There is a good selection of cable channels. Soap is provided but not shampoo. Two automobile dealership is around this motel. There is a chinese restaurant across from it. If you need a... More 

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Mahwah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ask for non-smoking room if available. My room wasn't and it did have a musty odor, but the room was very clean and comfortable and the owners helpful. No coffee machine. A large TV that was difficult to work, the owners did have a collection of DVDs that guests could borrow.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an old-style, honest place. The owners are friendly, professional and a fine example of Canadian hospitality. Stay here, you will not be disappointed! The place is well located for travelers passing through, it is quiet, close to all the things to do in Truro. It is the essence of a value, if you are not looking for unnecessary... More 

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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

It was dated but reasonably clean and comfortable. It was a good location as we stayed in Truro for the tidal bore rafting and it was an easy drive. Downtown, Victoria park and a decent pub &restaurant where a 20min walk. It also had a small pool. Good value for money.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

For the money spent , I can see why the ratings here are as good as they are. My daughter and I stayed up later than we should have , playing FIFA14 on the PS3! What a hoot! Two double beds were comfy and generally the room was clean. The smell reminded me of my grandparents house when I was... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We spent one night here on our our way through the maritime. The place was a bit dated but clean and quiet - fridge and coffee maker available as well as picnic tables and BBQs (2 gas ones I believe) for those inclined to cook something up. There is a nice grassy field that extends to a little marshy inlet... More 

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Yarmouth, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

A friend and I were in Truro for a convention and were looking for a reasonably priced place to stay. I found this on Expedia and thought the location was good. It was okay. Very dated but it did the job of providing a place to sleep for the night. There was a nice diner type restaurant next door and... More 

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Oromocto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Clean, not fancy but very comfortable. Good service with everything I needed during the three nights and four days I was there. I could have paid a lot more elsewhere locally for the big names. The perfect place for business travel.

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robertlindsay, Owner at Rainbow Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of our small motel. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our accommodation, and I wish it could have been under better circumstances. Thank you again, and best regards. Robert Cunningham. More 

Oromocto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Well priced ! Out door pool is seasonal (was closed for our visit) Kids loved the free PS3..free game rentals, extra wireless controllers; We loved the free Blue Ray movies.....very large selection of current movies and games, free WiFi, and satellite TV, bar fridge and microwave; Comfy beds, large flat screen TV, pet friendly; Mom & Pop type of motel... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rainbow Motel is a family owned and operated establishment, proudly serving vacationing and business travelers for many years. Hosts Norita and Robert Cunningham will be happy to give you a warm Maritime greeting in English, French or Spanish. Our continuing commitment is to provide our guests with comfortable accommodation and the best, most up-to-date amenities possible. All units are ground floor, and offer fridges, microwave ovens, air conditioners, coffee makers (complimentary coffee, tea, and cocoa), 40" HDTVs with over 200 digital and High Definition channels, DVD players, and high speed Fibre Op 2.0 wireless internet. Our guests also have free access to the outdoor swimming pool, PS3 consoles and an extensive video game library. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Motel

Address: 341 Prince St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 1E1, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Truro
Price Range: $64 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Rainbow Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Rainbow Hotel Truro
Rainbow Motel Truro, Nova Scotia
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