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Lane's Privateer Inn

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27 Bristol Avenue, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0 Canada See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews mersey river haddock chowder dining room nova scotia green space caesar salad surf turf mini fridge full bath definitely worth a visit outdoor patio wooden floors breakfast was included local beer adirondack chairs coffee maker
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Reviewed 4 days 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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a night there on our road trip. It's nicely located. Staff were friendly. Restaurant and lobby looked tidy and neat. The room, however, seemed to have seen its best days... room and its facilities were a bit old and not too welcoming. Can...More

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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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US$78 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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CanadaNova ScotiaSouthwest Nova ScotiaLiverpool
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"112 is terrific."
4 days ago
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"Stay at the rear to avoid the construction site opposite the front"
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..."
Jul. 9, 2018
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"Definitely the rooms facing the Mercy (back of hotel) are nicest"
Dec. 23, 2017
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