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John's Motel

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#7 of 7 hotels in Bathurst
John's Motel, built by the late John Poirier, is a family owned and operated business since 1969, located on the beautiful north east coast of New Brunswick. We are two kilometers from the Bay of Chaleur, just outside the city limits of Bathurst on route 134 north. We have a well maintained property, plenty of grass and green trees surrounding the motel for quiet, and leisure. Our rooms have a full bath and shower, color television with cable, and most importantly comfortable beds! We also boast a swimming pool and an area for picnics. We also have an in-room coffee. Bathurst is a scenic town, with a rich French and English history. The Gowan Brae Golf Course is a close 3 kilometer drive, the closest beach is 2 kilometers away, downtown shopping malls and restaurants are a short drive. You will enjoy the Bathurst Marina and the fun at the many beaches. There are many places to cycle and enjoy the scenery also.The Royal Canadian War Museum, the only one of its kind, besides the one in Ottawa, is a must see item on your agenda. The Miners Museum, tells about the local way to make a living; Bathurst has the largest zinc mine in the world run by Noranda. Atlas Park is a great place for the family, with paddle boats and canoes. During your stay with us plan a breathtaking drive on the Acadian coast toward Caraquet and visit the Acadien Village, the Pope's Museum and the Wax Museum. The Marine Center in Shippagan is a day trip.We offer kitchen units for long or short stays at economical rates, but make sure to get your reservation in to us as soon as you know the dates... They are very popular!! Come and sleep on summer sun-dried sheets and enjoy home-made hospitality.In the winter there are many fun activities to occupy you and your family in our region.Atlas Park offers week-end activities such as scuba diving under the ice, cross country ski trails, snow shoeing and much more. We are on the New Brunswick snow mobile trail system. There are dog sled races in our region every winter. Call to speak to Dollard at the above telephone number for reservations. We hope to see you soon!!
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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First off, Dollard is the gentleman who owns this place. You couldn't ask for a friendlier or more personable kind man. Great rates, and indeed it's nothing like a big chain motel and that's not a bad thing at all. Comfortable beds and we were lucky enough to get a room with 2
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My boyfriend was in Bathurst visiting his kids and John was the most helpful and understanding man. We are so thankful for his service and his hospitality!! We are definitely staying here everytime we go to see the girls!!
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Response from Dollard P, Owner at John's Motel
Responded Apr 18, 2018
Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate your business.
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I stayed here because everything else was booked. It was reasonably priced and a very clean place. I am going back again this weekend!! The staff was great and I was very happy to be there. If you are looking for cheep and friendly this is a great place
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This a very old Motel, in need of modernization. The room was decorated with old wood panelling. The plumbing is very old and in dire need of updating. The room is heated with an electric base board unit which is very slow to heat. Wile the TV is a modern flat screen, it is
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This is a quiet little hotel..Nice to see...Great Rates. It's not big and Fancy, but it's just right. Quiet location, niice outdoor pool and the manager is really friendly. I would stay here again !! it's very clean to add to my review....
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