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    Bear on the Lake Guesthouse

    10705 Highway 105 | Aberdeen, Whycocomagh, Nova Scotia B0E 3M0, Canada
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
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    • Excellent87%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “private room” (15 reviews)
    “large kitchen” (7 reviews)
    “cape breton” (28 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Family Rooms
    Breakfast included
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    81 - 85 of 147 reviews

    Reviewed 20 July 2012

    I spent two nights here, and the only thing that forced me to leave is time.Very spacious and comfortable, this lovely Hostel has a good staff, very frendly, and all the necessary facilities. I took a solo room, very clean with a large window, at...More

    Thank SleepyMarie
    Reviewed 2 July 2012

    I recently spent three days in this guesthouse while travelling in Nova Scotia and was thoroughly impressed by the friendly & relaxed atmosphere. Carman, your host, will bend over backwards to ensure you have a rewarding visit. There are private facilities as well as shared...More

    Thank Paul W
    Reviewed 30 June 2012

    I spent three nights here and would have extended my stay if time permitted. I ally enjoyed the large spacious common areas. I found it a bit warm in the 5 bed women's dorm, as I was in a bottom bunk and not able to...More

    Thank Judi K
    Reviewed 8 June 2012

    My wife and I spent 3 days last week at Bear on the Lake; it was great. The private rooms upstairs in the hostel provide a quiet getaway after a day spent touring Cape Breton National Park. Additionally, one can spend time on the main...More

    1  Thank Randall F
    Reviewed 9 May 2012

    This hostel is clean and attractive with not too many beds and lovely common rooms. Carman, the owner, is hospitable and full of good tips and conversation. I love to slip out early in the morning, take a dip in the bay, and collect black-berries...More

    Thank Naomi P
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$28 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Cape Breton Island >
    • Whycocomagh
    • Also Known As
    • Bear On The Lake Guesthouse Whycocomagh, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
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    "Great view of the stars...don't forget to look up at night!"
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    "Pssh, I've stayed in almost every room there and they are all great."
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    "The private rooms are adjoining a landing and balcony with great views!!"
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    "Check out the nearby hikes, local brewery and visit Mabou beach!"
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