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Lighthouse Motel & Cottages

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Open from May 1st through October 31st each year. The Lighthouse Motel is the ideal Nova Scotia vacation destination, just 5 minutes from Bridgewater (at Conquerall Bank, Lunenburg County) yet close to sandy beaches, stunning lighthouses, museums, shops and the charming and historic towns and villages along Nova Scotia's Lighthouse Route (Route 331). Our classic drive-in motel features a variety of accommodation choices including water view and waterfront rooms and rentals and our new Riverbank Cottage. Whether you're here for an extended vacation, a weekend getaway or just passing through, we have a range of accommodation types to suit your individual needs. Our motel rooms and waterfront rentals are clean and comfortable and everything you would expect in a classic drive-in motel. Our guests have access to all of the amenities of the Lighthouse Motel property including the dock, beach area, fire pit, barbecues, picnic tables, green space and children's play area. All rooms offer private baths, cable TV, and free WIFI. There is wood flooring in all rooms (carpet free). An onsite pay phone is available and our kitchenette units come equipped with everything you need to prepare your own meals and snacks, including a fridge, stove or hotplate, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, kettle, dishes and pots and pans. Please contact us to discuss the availability of our pet friendly rooms (dogs only) in the main motel building.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
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Refrigerator in room
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Non-smoking rooms
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Great View
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We (a group of 4) recently rented the two bedroom cottage (1 queen / 2 twins) @ Lighthouse Motel & Cottages. There was also a Murphy's bed to easily enable 6 people to share! Check in was easy and in fact the owner allowed early check in (accommodating our tee time for golf).
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We stayed here in late Aug and absolutely loved it! We were very apprehensive as it looked like an old school motel but the reviews said otherwise and I am glad we listened to the reviews. We were lucky to stay in the boathouse which is right on the water. Outside there are
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Nice spot right on the river with safe swimming area when the tide is in. Recent updated decor is attractive and fun. Facility is older but owners have made numerous improvements throughout. Quiet out-of-town location but not far from Bridgewater restaurants.
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I came across this place in my searches after realizing I started looking for lodging too late. Despite the name "motel" in the name, I was intrigued by the multitude of positive reviews. This place is truly a beautiful, peaceful retreat after you explore the area. Great spot
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We loved stopping by here while in Bridgewater, N. S. before continuing our journey through some of the Maritimes. The scenery was fantastic. The owner was congenial and gave us a choice of 2 rooms. The rug was beautiful and comfy. The only drawback was that the door to the
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Drive-up Double Suite - the Monkey Room
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Relax and enjoy the view
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Drive-up Double Suite - the Moose Room
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We were two couples and stayed in the 2-bedroom cottage near the water. The cottage was very clean and had everything we needed. We had easy check in. There were 12 of us in total staying at the cottages. 2 groups up in the "motel style" rooms and 2 in the row cottages. Everyone was pleased with their accommodations. We went into town for supper at a local pub. From our cottage, we witnessed the most awesome sunrise while enjoying our morning coffee! Recommending this location for a stay is an easy one!
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You can swim in the river ...
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having never been to N.S. would this be a good location to see that part of N.S.
Yes, lots of place to explore! It is close enough to Lunenberg and Mahone Bay, that travel is easy.
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"Stay in the boat house. It's right on water."
""Drive-up Doubles" would not be our first choice next visit"
"We chose the brighter of 2 rooms and the one with a shower only."
"best views overlooking the river"
"A room with a view of the river is worthwhile"
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PRICE RANGE
US$98 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
CanadaNova ScotiaSouthwest Nova ScotiaBridgewater
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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