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Cove Motel

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  • Excellent43%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“cape breton”(27 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

We toured Cape Breton for 5 days & nights, spent the last 2 nights in a cabin at cove motel. Has a laundry room, a restaurant which serves delicious seafood and comfortable rooming with very helpful staff.

Thank osbornepenny
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The bedroom was average, but had direct access from outside, so no long walk through corridors with your luggage and various assorted items. Fairly quiet, even though it was the weekend. There was a restaurant attached to the motel which had a decent menu. All...More

Thank JakeJake
Reviewed 14 October 2017

All the basics are there, the location is fun, the rooms are clean, the staff is friendly, etc. But the motel has been there a while so things like caulking aroung the sink is separating. Tile in the bathroom has been painted over instead of...More

Thank Kevin032452
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

While on a tour of Canada we (28) visited this restaurant for lunch, while they were exceptionally busy, we were served promptly by a lady who had worked there a number of years. She spoke well of the new owner/management. The lunch was of a...More

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 23 August 2017

While on a recent business trip our group was unable to find a hotel within two hours of this location so we opted to stay at the Cove Motel. The check in staff was very helpful and friendly as was the staff in the attached...More

Thank Mike W
Response from Tony C, Owner at Cove MotelResponded 25 August 2017

Hi, Mike. Thank you for your fair and light-hearted review after a very disappointing stay. The "repeated 4+ rating" we get is because what you experienced is totally unacceptable to us, and I'm glad you brought it to my attention. *Please contact me so that...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$88 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$88 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Carole K
29 August 2016|
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Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
You can order breakfast at their restaurant but it is not included. We had a nice dinner there. For breakfast we hit the Big stop just up the road.
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mla2000
14 June 2016|
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Response from Tony C | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes, we do have a guest laundry room on site, with a coin-operated washer and dryer. Thank you for your enquiry! Please let us know if you have any further questions! Angela C, Owner
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Lorraine23California
6 June 2016|
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Response from Tony C | Property representative |
Hi, Lorraine! All rooms are non-smoking, but smoking is permitted outside. Take care, Tony
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"They do have little cottages on site that looked very quaint and charming - but none were available when we..."
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