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The Iona Heights Inn

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4115 Highway 223 Iona, Iona, Nova Scotia B2C 1A3 Canada See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We travelled to Cape Breton with another couple.They from Toronto, and we came in from Vancouver BC.A beautiful setting.And we loved our rooms.The owners and staff were very Helpful and kind.We loved the pub and restaurant.And the down home music.We will be back!

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Reviewed November 23, 2017

Of course, the views were fantastic and the weather was cool and sunny, and the rooms were clean and comfortable. But the best was the Pub on one end, a liquor store at the other and delicious coffee and chocolates in the middle. At the...More

1  Thank 973deborah
Response from Iona_Heights_Inn, Owner at The Iona Heights InnResponded November 25, 2017

What a lovely little review! Thanks very much indeed. We're super glad you enjoyed your stay here with us. Hope to see you again. Cheers for now!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With the pub for dinner, beer and entertainment on the premises, Jill's for a light breakfast and the small convenience store in between, it is a very good alternative to more busy places in the central part of Cape Breton. We had a room on...More

1  Thank LiseBB2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had great stay at the Iona Heights Inn and we would definitely go back. The Inns central location makes it the perfect base location for day trips. The rooms are large and very clean, ours offered a refrigerator and coffee maker with some samples...More

Thank Tina D
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Our check-in wasn't the greatest (could have used more info on the area and a bit more warmth) and there was a slight housekeeping glitch, but after that everything was excellent. Rooms were comfortable, clean and well laid-out. View is superb, there are large, sun-catching...More

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Newly renovated & upgraded! Centrally located, & close to everything. 6 Lower level rooms with 2 double beds, & 15 upper level rooms with a balcony & 2 double beds. All of our rooms overlook the stunning Bras d'Or Lakes More Biosphere. Site amenities include Jill's Chocolate Cafe, where she carefully handcrafts chocolate, and brews fresh coffee daily. Also, The Frolic 'n Folk Pub & Grill serving homemade meals, with music on the weekends. We also have The Little Dipper Boutique - a liquor store and convenience store, all located within the Inn. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
US$77 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Highland Heights Inn
Also Known As
Highland Heights Hotel Cape Breton Island
Location
Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Iona
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
US$77 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Highland Heights Inn
Also Known As
Highland Heights Hotel Cape Breton Island
Location
Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Iona
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Traveller (217)
Room & Suite (85)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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jubejube
January 13, 2018|
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Response from 973deborah | Reviewed this property |
There is a short set of interior steps from the front entrance to the rear door (the property sits on a hill) but you will access the upper rooms from the back parking lot so there is only one step up into the rooms.
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CarolAnnS43
January 29, 2016|
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Response from Iona_Heights_Inn | Property representative |
Yes we do. Audio/video equipment available, as well as being fully catered. Please call (902) 412-8888 if you'd like to reserve the room. Cheers, Dan Franklin Owner/Operator Iona Heights Inn
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dggriff
October 15, 2015|
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Response from Nadine H | Reviewed this property |
Open all year round. The owners live on the property. Newly renovated so all open now!
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Room Tips
"2nd floor rooms have balconies and the entrance is in back where you can drive right up to the door."
tinadJ1714RM
3 weeks ago
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"Choose a room with a view, on the 2nd floor with a balcony."
charleyyy
Sep. 16, 2018
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"The double beds are small so I would consider the size of the guests before doubling people up. No A/C in..."
1kagc
Aug. 29, 2018
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"The second floor is a little quieter and has private balconies!"
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Aug. 18, 2018
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