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    Kip & Kaboodle Backpacker Hostel

    9466 Highway 3 | Rr1, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good19%
    • Average0%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “private room” (6 reviews)
    “local area” (2 reviews)
    “bike ride” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    Lighthouse Motel
    107 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Bridgewater
     
    Atlantica Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre
    424 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Western Shore
     
    Smugglers Cove Inn
    333 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Lunenburg
     
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    101 reviews
    #2 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Mahone Bay
     
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    Reviews (41)
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    21 - 25 of 37 reviews

    Reviewed 3 June 2013

    My partner and I stayed at Kiwikaboodle in the end of May for 2 nights. It was 'low season,' so we were the only guests there (at least for the first night). Kiwikaboodle is a nice little hostel just outside of Mahony Bay and in...More

    2  Thank B G
    Reviewed 28 September 2012

    I stayed two nights at this hostel which is 3 km from Mahone Bay and 7 km from Lunenburg. It certainly helps that this is a lovely part of Nova Scotia, so the good vibes are all around. Greg, who owns the place, is a...More

    3  Thank Buen_Viaje1978
    Reviewed 26 September 2012

    First we planned to stay 5 Nights. We extend to 6. And 7. Not only the beautiful place somewhere in between Mahone Bay and Lunenburg made us feel so comfortable and relaxed, but also Greg (Host) and family welcomed us so warmly, that we didn't...More

    2  Thank Corinna454
    Reviewed 12 September 2012

    I had a wonderful evening hanging out with wonderful travelers and our expert guide and host, Greg. Clean, comfortable with all the amenities. Wonderful location near both Mahone Bay and Luneford right off the scenic drive. I actually wish I could stay longer.....

    1  Thank Carol C
    Reviewed 20 August 2012

    It really is a funny world! when we arrived tired from the long fligth from Europe we were really astonished to find a New Zealander as very nice host here in the middle of nowhere. A nice house with beautiful view to the green landscape....More

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    Lighthouse Motel
    107 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Bridgewater
     
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    424 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Western Shore
     
    Smugglers Cove Inn
    333 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Lunenburg
     
    Bayview Pines Country Inn
    101 reviews
    #2 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Mahone Bay
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Canada >
    • Nova Scotia >
    • Southwest Nova Scotia >
    • Mahone Bay
    • Also Known As
    • Kip & Kaboodle Backpacker Hostel Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia
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    "this is a Hostel for any age!"
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    "I like the dorm - but if you're a couple they have a private room."
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