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Lane's Privateer Inn

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Situated on the beautiful Mersey River in the heart of Liverpool, this lovely inn was built in 1798. Originally a Privateer's mansion, it has been owned and operated by three generations of the Lane family. Lane's offers up-to-date hotel amenities mixed with the traditional warmth and charm of a small inn. Renowned "Taste of Nova Scotia" Restaurant, Pub & Stone Patio overlook the river. Bookstore & Gourmet Shops offer local pottery , gifts and espresso bar. 23 individually appointed guestrooms all with private bath and most with microwaves, fridges, and coffee makers. Suite, Studio Suite, Art Gallery Guest Rooms featuring local artwork. Perfect spot for weddings or corporate retreats. Meeting rooms and off premises catering. Restaurant features seafood, steak, bakery and vegetarian selections. Extensive wine and cocktail list. Beautiful grounds with boat launch. Located downtown on the Mersey River. Walk to the Fort Point Lighthouse and enjoy one of our Lighthouse Picnics.
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Lane’s on Nov 2 to celebrate retirement and move to Liverpool NS. We have eaten here several times and have never been disappointed by the food or hospitality. We would highly recommend this restaurant to everyone who comes...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our large room had a queen bed comfortable couch, two chairs and desk. The breakfast was excellent. I recommend the fish cakes...only $12. Recently renovated, walking distance to downtown on nice 5 minute walk across Mersey River bridge. The hotel is on a park like...More

Thank Nordicpolewalker
Reviewed October 8, 2018

I was skeptical when I entered the Privateer Inn and asked to see a room prior to registering at the front desk. My husband and I LOVED the property and the room for it's character, charm, spaciousness and cleanliness of the room, down comforter bedding...More

Thank DebfraMN
Response from Lanes Privateer I, Owner at Lane's Privateer InnResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are glad that you appreciate the history and charm of this circa 1798 inn. Susan Lane

Reviewed October 4, 2018

Of the hotels we stayed at during our two weeks in Nova Scotia, this was our favourite. It had everything we look for: spacious and clean rooms, an excellent restaurant attached, good service, pleasant location and above all, character. It has oodles of it. We...More

Thank Vecchio John S
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Visitor Center and after looking at various things to do and see we asked for a suggestion for lunch. The guide offered a few but Lane’s Privateer sounded nice and it was a short walk away. The inn and restaurant are in...More

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"112 is terrific."
Nordicpolewalker
3 weeks ago
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"Stay at the rear to avoid the construction site opposite the front"
RichardP79
Sep. 3, 2018
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"There are stairs to all the rooms as far as I know, but I'm certain the hotel staff would assist you in..."
cotteng
Jul. 9, 2018
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"Definitely the rooms facing the Mercy (back of hotel) are nicest"
CalgaryToby
Dec. 23, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$76 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
lanes privateer hotel
LOCATION
CanadaNova ScotiaSouthwest Nova ScotiaLiverpool
NUMBER OF ROOMS
23
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