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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed for a week and was very pleased!Staff was super friendly,Restaurant was very good!Food was really good!Went down to the bar in the evenings and Meghan the bartender was really great!Very friendly.Rooms were nice and beds were comfortable.I will defiantly be back.

Thank Jason B
Kamloops, Canada
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76 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here on our way across Canada. The staff are friendly and helpful. Our rooms were great, we stayed twice, once when we got there for two nights and another for one night when we came back from our night trip to Newfoundland on the ferry. Both times our rooms were clean and stocked and comfy. We did laundry... More 

Thank Linda L
Huntly, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We booked in to the hotel for an overnight stay prior to taking the ferry to Port aux Basques. The welcome was efficient, friendly and helpful and the evening meal superb - well served by pleasant staff and with a great choice of fish, seafood, poultry and meat. The breakfast menu was slightly limited but the food on offer was... More 

Thank Johnfaeaberdeenshire
Maybrook, New York
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65 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I stayed here the night before catching the ferry over to Newfoundland. Was located just outside the ferry terminal. Staff where very friendly, restaurant in hotel was good. Rooms where clean. Nothing fancy here just a good clean place to stay. Would have no issue staying hear again.

Thank dragon1681
Fredericton, Canada
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61 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The rooms were a good size and nice and quiet. I had dinner and breakfast at the restaurant and it was good. Beautiful view from the patio as well. I will definitely stay here again when I'm in the area.

Thank Terry M
Crowsnest Pass, Canada
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stayed here two nights going and coming back from Nfld. It is not very Impressive from the outside but the rooms were top notch. Bed was comfortable, room spacious, reasonable price, and everything we ordered in the restaurant was very good. Server at breakfast was run off her feet but was super. I would suggest management get more help for... More 

Thank sgf352
Paris, France
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23 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a great place to stay. The location is perfect if you are getting on or off the ferry. The ferry is less than 2 minutes away. The hotel was lean and neat. The staff were friendly and helpful .There are some points of interest close to the hotel.

Thank Jane W
Nova Scotia, Canada
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52 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It has been a few years since I was last in this hotel, and my last impression is that is was wearing its age. Might even say it was sadly neglected. While planning a trip to Cape Breton I looked at this hotel and decided to take a chance, based on some reviews I read. I am happy I did!... More 

Thank glecur
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31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Large rooms, lots of counter space, clean, nice view of the ferry, handy laundry room, helpful and friendly staff; near ferry to NFLD but we were just looking for something nice near Sydney. fridge in room.

Thank OntarioFoodie1974
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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131 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were so happy with our experience here that we cancelled our other hotel plans for when we were scheduled to return via the Ferry back from Newfoundland a week later. The desk clerk was fantastic, the food and the service in the on-site restaurant were great, the room was really comfortable, the bed linens and mattress conducive to a... More 

Thank LovesZebras

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel North overlooks the Sydney Harbour and the Marine Atlantic Ferry terminal. We are only 2 minutes from the Newfoundland ferry and centrally located to all major tourist attractions in Cape Breton. Free wireless internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel North

Address: 39 Forrest St, North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A 3B1, Canada (Formerly North Star Inn)
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > North Sydney
Price Range: $145 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel North 3*
Number of rooms: 101
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Also Known As:
North Star Hotel North Sydney
North Sydney Best Western
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“If you are staying for more than the odd night ask for a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles Johnfaeaberdeenshire, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The harbour view is worth asking for”
 of 5 bubbles glecur, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Toilet and sink are in separate areas.”
 of 5 bubbles , 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Our first floor room was close to the front and the restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles rodlarmer, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Second floor was quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 253barryw, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
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