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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Wonderful service, sit in Dolly's area. The food is great. Didn't stay at the hotel. The breakfast is really good and the service was quick and efficient. Will visit again next summer when in the area.

1Thank googled
Allendale, New Jersey
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We didn't want to drive too far on our way from Halifax Airport before stopping for one night on our way to Cape Breton. Cove Motel is located in a beautiful spot with water all around and is very close to the causeway. We enjoyed seeing some birds both that evening and the next morning. The room was basic but...

1Thank SaraMike68
Strathmore, Canada
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We were looking for this type of property when we booked The Cove Motel. The room was clean and we appreciated the fact the property is off the highway. We did have an issue with our room but it was quickly resolved. The restaurant was much more than we expected! Overall, we were very satisfied with our 2 night stay...

1Thank Normary1974
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

My son and I tend to stay in full service hotels but with no vacancies we were directed to the Cove Motel. I was curious as in reviews it seemed much like the motels my parents took me and sisters to as kids. It was like an updated version. Mini fridge, flat screen TV A/C great restaurant, comfy beds, laundry...

Thank Karen G
Erie, Colorado
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Convenient jumping off point to the Cape Breton Trail, clean, comfortable rooms. The location is very scenic, despite the power lines that are hard to ignore. The restaurant is very good. Overall a good value experience.

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Saratoga Springs, New York
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Restaurant was great! the beds were great! The location was great! The bathroom was great. the people at the desk, in the gift shop, and in the restaurant were all extremely helpful. I would enjoy coming back to your motel if I ever return to Nova Scotia. Emily Hilko, Saratoga Springs, NY

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Return after some time,under different owenership but many of same staff there, restaurant very busy and under some pressure, food generaly good value and total stay value for money. Parts of motel need a bit of an update.

Thank ted062
Rumford, Maine
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We make the trip to the Cove Motel once a year sometimes twice a year. We love the area, the employees are fabulous, the room is clean, the view is awesome. The food was delicious and the service was great.

Thank kimc621
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Stayed one night travelling through. Location is right on water and minutes from various amenities by CB causeway. I stayed in motel section, and found the rooms to be very well furnished and fitted out, very clean, and with comfortable bed. Much better quality than most motels (although also 20-25% more expensive). WiFi available, but was slow. Restaurant was great;...

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Tony C, Owner at Cove Motel, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and our friendly staff! We actually just upgraded our internet and now have a connection that is 8x better than our old one. However, to be safe, we left the existing infrastructure in place, and you may have connected to the old system. That is my fault, and as of yesterday I have put...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 25 June 2016

While I initially anticipated a dive based on the exterior, the Cove Motel offered several pleasant surprises. There was a great view almost everywhere and this hotel seems to play this up, having transparent doors as well as a convenient bench in front of our room where we could relax and look out at the strait. The reception is a...

Thank Deajay Y

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Cove Motel

Address: Highway 104 Auld's Cove | Canso Causeway, Port Hastings, Nova Scotia B9A 3R7, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Port Hastings
Price Range: $110 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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Cove Motel Port Hastings, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
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“Great view.”
 of 5 bubbles edm792, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The king rooms at the front have the best view”
 of 5 bubbles Landcruiser78, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We selected a cabin with two beds; comfortable and private.”
 of 5 bubbles 272JamesM272, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are first floor, so you can drive right up to most rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles L4703JNannak, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We like the cabins but all of the rooms are nice.”
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