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British Columbia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked Laurie's motor Inn a few days in advance as the weather was good at this time. Hotel is a bit old but clean and very handy to the restaurants in town. A buffet breakfast is included and was very good. There is laundry facility available if needed.

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Englewood, Colorado
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Nice rooms but took hours to warm up. Cindy at front desk cranky and not helpful. No refrigerator or microwave in room. Limited TV stations. Terrific beds. Lighting is questionable as one light switch controls the bathroom and the hallway (which disturbs those sleeping) Kerry, the chef at the restaurant, is wonderful and the food tasty.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Given key to Room 28 which was on first floor. The steps up to the first floor were very steep and carrying two cases up on arrival was quite exhausting. The room was spacious and the beds were comfortable. The view from the verandah outside our room was excellent. The buffet breakfast was in the restaurant building and there was...

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Nova Scotia
Reviewed October 14, 2016

Storm drove us out of our cabin, we spent the night at Lauries. Clean room, clean bathroom, nice music with Sylvia and a good tv to watch the ball game! Plus an excellent breakfast! Would recommend to anyone.

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Scharbeutz, Germany
Reviewed October 2, 2016

Being probably the largest motel/hotel in Cheticamp the place is ok for one night. Lauries also offers a restaurant where they serve reasonably priced meals and their free buffet breakfast which is included in the room rate. In my opinion the free breakfast was the best deal of our stay at this place. The rooms are relatively spacious but the...

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Calgary
Reviewed September 30, 2016

We booked this place as we were unable to find two rooms for one night at any other spot in Cheticamp. This motor Inn is quite dated and could use a facelift, and in our mind it is overpriced. Also, we were a big shakey getting our bags up the 21 steep stairs to the second floor. The buffet breakfast...

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Toronto
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We had one of the king harbour view (upstairs) rooms in the Harbourfront building. The assigned parking for some of these rooms is behind the building, with access by rather long, somewhat worn-looking flights of stairs up the ends of the building. I'd recommend loading and unloading from the harbour side of the building if you have any substantial luggage....

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

55 room hotel that is very popular with bus tours. Rooms are dated and worn. For an individual booking it seemed overpriced - maybe the tour groups get a better rate. Best piece of advice we could offer is make sure you have accommodation well in advance. Buffet breakfast scored the best!!

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Seal Beach, California
Reviewed September 12, 2016

The room was large and clean. Very dated. Did not like the smell in the lobby. Glad we could walk out the back stairs. Dinner was ok. Slow but courteous. Breakfast buffet was better. Enjoyed the upstairs entertainment by the local Acadian singer. She was great. Liked our view from the balcony.

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Groveland, Florida
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We are traveling on a caravan tour and this is one of the places where we have spent two nights. It is probably the best bed on the entire trip, very comfortable. The breakfast that they serve is also very good and I would recommend this place more highly except for the fact that the showers will not stay set...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a seasonal property located in the heart of the Acadian Village of Chéticamp, Nova Scotia, Choose between a motel unit, suites or one of our vacation homes, so that you can make Laurie's your home away from home. During our peak season, enjoy our complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast in our Restaurant. All rooms are air-conditioned, cable TV, radio, WiFi, telephone, hair dryers and ample parking. We also have a playground, pay-phone, coin-operated laundromat, small canteen, ice and pop machines. We are centrally located and minutes away from the renown Highlands National Park and the famous Cabot Trail. Enjoy rug hooking museum, beaches, golf course, gift/craft shops, horseback riding, hiking trails and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laurie's Motor Inn

Address: 15456 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Cheticamp
Price Range: $147 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Laurie's Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Laurie`s Motor Hotel Cheticamp
Lauries Hotel Cheticamp
Lauries Motel Cheticamp
Laurie's Motor Inn Cheticamp, Nova Scotia
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“If you don't mind steep stairs the first floor rooms have good views”
 of 5 bubbles candt1969, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“The motel rooms next to the restaurant offer parking in front of the room”
 of 5 bubbles 971hansjuergenh, Oct 2, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a main floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles GPaCalgary, Sep 30, 2016 | Read review
“Second floor Highlander rooms have a view of the harbor”
 of 5 bubbles lajacobspnr, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“Choose a Front Room in the Harbourview Bldg it has nice views of the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles Mufazal, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
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