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Big Lake Motel

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Mount Hope, Canada
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Big Lake Motel was a great find! It was very conveniently located near Peggy's Cove and the location was on the main road yet felt isolated. We were greeted by the manager and his sidekick Moose. We are not dog people but we got a kick out of Moose and his sunglasses! The manager was very friendly and the room...

Thank pippili
Brockville Ontario
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

WiFi worked great, room was clean but had to wait for towels. We chose the suite and completely enjoyed the jacuzzi. Owner was very welcoming and provided good info for dinner options as well as entertainment in the morning. Breakfast could use some work.

Thank Winker69
Guysborough, Canada
Reviewed 5 September 2016

False advertising...no breakfast, no ice, no coffee, no t.v, no internet, no phone service, isolated, no Peggy's cove view, no soap, no shampoo, unclean, actually one of the strangest motel xperiences we ever had in our lives. Best part of this experience was seeing the sign of the motel in the rear view mirror.

3Thank lynnc0nn0lly
Osprey, Florida
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The Innkeeper was more than accomodating and to the individual who looked at Moose as a terror that made guests feel uncomfortable? I have to bust a gut laughing! When we were there, people charged Moose for hugs and didn't let the poor doggie alone! I had no issues with anything out of the way, but an innkeeper who was...

Thank lonefreebird
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing scenery of Big Lake, extremely quiet and peaceful (watched Hummingbirds fly by fron our deck chairs). Personable Inn Keeper and friendly sidekick "Moose" whose's your best friend when there's a treat to be had. Location to Peggy's Cove a quick easy 10min drive. Nicely appointed basic comfortble rooms. Great place to stay for a quiet time or staying with...

Thank Michele C
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

This place is a complete dump!!! It is the one place that locals will tell you NOT to stay!!! Never again!!! Very dirty! Apparently it is only open 1month out of the entire year!! We checked it out online and it didn't look so bad. I wish we kept our money and slept in the car!!

2Thank The Library L
Dauphin Mb
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Stayed one night near Peggy's Cove. Couple with young children in charge did their best to give us info about what we needed to know. Lodge has a motel sign so don't let that disorient you. Basic room (#3)/no A/C /but ceiling fan moves air around sufficiently. Free WIFI with good signal. Morning coffee available at office. Absolutely no frills....

Thank Rosalie B
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Although the sign says it's a hotel it's only a motel, directions are confusing, it's called a lodge in Peggy's cove but it's in the village of big-lake some 10 kms" away when driving you're looking for avlodgevbut the sign says it's a hotel' but really it's a small motel. The driveway was full of ruts and puddles, toilet was...

2Thank Gabii8
Clarence Center, New York, United States
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We booked travel to NS less than ten days before flight including tickets. First night Big Lake Lodge. We arrived an hour early. No problem. The nice lady at the desk was ready for our arrival. We were the only people staying in this 8 room lodge until a man drove up with his sight impaired wife. I called the...

Thank Carol Ann R
Reviewed 22 July 2016

the staff is 10 out 10. the rooms are very clean and simple. theres no a/c and the walls are on the thin side. the view is stunning.i didnt have a chance to see the ammenties. i should have made plans to stay a few more days. its about 20kms from peggys cove.

Thank Neil L

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
FREE LONG-DISTANCE CALLS & FREE WiFi INTERNET!!! The ONLY Hotel-Motel in the area! We are with "CANADA APPROVED- Quality First PROGRAM"! Fully licensed! The BEST in the area! PLS read reviews! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Big Lake Motel

Address: 5849 Prospect Rd, Big Lake, Nova Scotia B3Z 3T8, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Big Lake
Price Range: €84 - €110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Be aware that there are no televisions or refrigerators in the room”
  • Charming room
pippili, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Once you drive this far at night, you feel forced to stay!”
lynnc0nn0lly, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I would stay there again, no qualms.”
lonefreebird, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Lake side has nice view.”
rosalieb834, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Lake View room 2”
CarolAnnR_13, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
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