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Kelly's View Motel

783, Route 105 TransCanada Hwy, Boularderie, Nova Scotia B1X1J6, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Clean, comfortable room within easy distance to the NL ferry. Restaurant onsite or walk down the road to another. Good view over the river. No highway noise guaranteeing a quiet night's sleep, especially as there are only 15 units.

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Ottawa, Canada
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25 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kelly's View motel is on Highway 105, about 15 minutes west from the North Sydney ferry terminal (for Newfoundland ferry) and the same distance east of the Cabot Trail. The motel is on a hill overlooking the St Andrew's Channel and Kelly's Mountain beyond. Rooms were spacious and had a fridge and coffee maker. Nice touches: the best quality bedsheets... More 

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Thank LuckyBarb
KellysView, Owner at Kelly's View Motel, responded to this review

Good morning, your comments are very much appreciated. We enjoyed meeting both you and the girls. You were perfect guests. Safe travels. More 

Markham, Canada
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After driving for more then 5 hours, I was less then thrill when I was told they have not installed the air conditioning in the rooms, but had fans. I was promised that the night would be cooled. I was pleasantly surprised that because of the location, a cool wind come across the water after the sun sets and up... More 

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Thank Anthony C
KellysView, Owner at Kelly's View Motel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, glad the breeze didn't let me down that evening. With our location we only really need air conditioning one or two nights of the season. Please keep us in mind if your in area again. Safe travels. More 

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22 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 3 days at Kelly's View Motel on our way to the Ferry...which is only 15 minutes away. Audrey and her husband were the best. Audrey was always available for any questions and offered great suggestions for local activities that were happening in the area. The room was spotless, beds and pillows comfortable. The view was lovely, close to... More 

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Thank anntripadviser
KellysView, Owner at Kelly's View Motel, responded to this review

Good morning, we are so happy you enjoyed your stay and took the time to compliment. Please visit us again when in the area. Safe travels. More 

Sandy Hook, Connecticut
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cleanest place I've ever stayed. The motel was so quiet and restful. Owners are extremely kind. The view is gorgeous, with views of Kelly's Mountain. Rooms have satellite cable. A great place to stay if you're passing through Nova Scotia.

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Thank KristenPS
KellysView, Owner at Kelly's View Motel, responded to this review

We are so glad you were happy with your stay, your wonderful review is worth all our effort. Safe travels and please visit us again if your in the area. More 

Falls Church, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

My father and I stayed here in early June 2016, having driven across Labrador and Newfoundland and taken the ferry from Newfoundland. We were very happy with our stay. The proprietor met us as we checked in and recommended a place for dinner, and our room was just what we needed, with a clean bathtub, coffee maker, and refrigerator.

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Thank FallsChurchTraveler
KellysView, Owner at Kelly's View Motel, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay, we appreciate your kind comments and hope you visit us again if your in the area. Safe travels. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

A friend and I were passing through Nova Scotia later than anticipated, and needed a place to stay. We looked through several options, and thought Kelly's View looked like the best value for the price. It was an excellent decision! The staff was incredibly accommodating, and graciously allowed us to check in 45 minutes after their normal desk hours. The... More 

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Thank Jeanette S
KellysView, Owner at Kelly's View Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. It was nice meeting you and we hope the rest of your journey goes well. If your in the area again, please visit us. Safe travels. More 

Madison, Wisconsin
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119 reviews
27 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

This was the first time I have stayed in a roadside "mom-and-pop" motel in probably 15 years. And Kelly's View did not disappoint. Very comfortable stay. The woman who checked me in did something which I thought was brilliant. She handed me the TV remote and explained the basics of turning on and using the TV system. I got to... More 

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Thank Isthmuse
KellysView, Owner at Kelly's View Motel, responded to this review

So very glad you enjoyed your stay, please visit us again if your in the area. Safe travels. More 

Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

The motel is very convenient to start the Cabot Trail. There is a nice view of Kelly's Mountain directly in front of the motel. It is right off the highway, and road noise is minimal.The staff were extremely welcoming and helpful in advising us of attractions. There is a restaurant (Fitzgerald's) right beside the motel. The room was very clean,... More 

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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

Typical motel room . Clean.tidy had fridge and microwave. And tv for the kids.prjce was ok for the night. Keep in mind its a little bright in room all night long.great view of Kellys mountain across the highway.

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Thank Barrie M
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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Kelly's View Motel

Address: 783, Route 105 TransCanada Hwy, Boularderie, Nova Scotia B1X1J6, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Boularderie
Price Range: $69 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kelly's View Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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