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Silver Dart Lodge

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  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
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MacNeil House is located in beautiful Baddeck on Cape Breton Island, sharing a 90-acre property with the Silver Dart Lodge. Whether you want to sit and relax on our observation deck while taking in the beautiful scenery and gorgeous view of the Bras d'Or Lakes or get active and take a hike on the walking trails, kayak on the lakes, or take part in our Cape Breton Treasure Hunt, our goal is to help you build a better Cape Breton vacation. Relax, unwind and let our knowledgeable staff guide your Cape Breton adventure, the perfect starting point for your Cabot Trail experience. Our Taste of Nova Scotia approved restaurant, McCurdy's Dining Room includes a lounge area and patio. Enjoy your afternoons and evenings with our heated swimming pool, private waterfront, and forested nature trails. Variety of hotel rooms and chalets, open mid-May to mid-October.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Park View
Great View
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All reviews east wing cabot trail great view cape breton dining room macneil house outdoor pool view of the lake walking trails bras d'or lake laundry facilities breakfast buffet nova scotia tour buses two nights bit dated comfortable beds
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in one of the chalets above the main hotel. Lovely views and very peaceful, looked a bit dated especially the heaters and air con unit. Kitchenette, meant we could have breakfast in which made a nice change. About 10-15 min walk into town if...More

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Response from DeniseM5055, General Manager at Silver Dart LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your nice review of our property. We are so pleased you enjoyed your chalet and hope you will return sometime in the future. Thank you again for your review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent three days at the Silver Dart during our travels in Nova Scotia. It was a great base for our adventures on the Cabot Trail, Louisbourg, and Baddeck itself (Alexander Graham Bell museum, ceilidh, etc). The check in person was so helpful about the...More

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Response from DeniseM5055, General Manager at Silver Dart LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write in about your experience at our property. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope you will stay with us again. All the best!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a night here whilst touring The Cabot Trail and we were very impressed. The room and facilities were spotless and they allowed our dog (Great Dane). It is not always easy to find lodgings with such a large canine even though she never...More

Thank Sonia T
Response from DeniseM5055, General Manager at Silver Dart LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit with your pet and that you enjoyed our dining room. We love to receive all feedback from our guests and truly appreciate your comments. I will certainly pass along your kind words to the staff....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our fourth stay at the Silver Dart Lodge. Beautiful views of lake from dinning room and most rooms. Friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast buffet was OK, but needs variety if staying more than one or two nights. Wish they offered a breakfast menu to order...More

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Response from DeniseM5055, General Manager at Silver Dart LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review and your comments of your visit with us. It is wonderful to get guest feedback so we know where we can improve for all future guests. We usually do have a full breakfast menu as well as the buffet,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lodge is about 15 minutes walk from the main part of Baddeck but it's up on a hill with a wonderful view out of the lake. The rooms were comfortable. The food pleasant enough. The staff were helpful. The local rose on the wine...More

Thank Ann T
Response from DeniseM5055, General Manager at Silver Dart LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your great review of our property. We were so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope you will stay with us again in the future. Thank you.

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Response from Kelly S | Reviewed this property |
I think they cover either the buffet or to order from the menu.. not both but either .. that is how it worked for us on our trip.. this is a beautiful and tranquil place to stay... you will absolutely love it :)
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Response from Eric N | Property representative |
Good morning and thank you for inquiring about our property. We do have play pens available for those traveling with infants. Please advise the property upon booking your reservation as to ensure it is available for your... More
Room Tips
"Main lodge faces the water"
3 weeks ago
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"East Lodge and Main Lodge rooms are close to dinning room."
4 weeks ago
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"Room # 3 is a great choice!"
5 Oct 2018
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"Make sure when booking you get a room with a view of Bras D'Or lake"
1 Oct 2018
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US$133 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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