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Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

The atmosphere in the restaurant feels like old world charm. Our server was helpful and knowledgeable. I had the chef's fish special of the day - salmon - which was delicious. My husband thoroughly enjoyed his fish and chips. We enjoyed sitting in the pub after our meal listening to music - piano, fiddle, mandolin and guitar. Definitely a lovely...

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Bertha M, Manager at Glenora Inn & Distillery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We take such pride in all areas of our property and we as a team are so happy you enjoyed your time with us. Sincerely, Bertha.

Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Came for dinner to hear the live music. I had the seafood chowder ($17)which was comprised of a thick, gooey, tasteless cream base and scarcely any seafood. The seafood that was present was overcooked. My husband had a seafood pasta ($33)that had an unpleasant gooey smoked tomato sauce and overcooked seafood. It left him with bad breath for 2 days....

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Caledon, Canada
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Four of us have been travelling to different golf destinations for fifteen years. We booked into the Distillery and were not disappointed. The Manager, Bertha treated us to a fantastic stay with great food, genuine down east hospitality and entertainment. The hotel pub staff, Holly and Erin were great conversationalists and hosts. The selection of food was plenty and the...

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Bertha M, Manager at Glenora Inn & Distillery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review of your visit here at Glenora. We enjoyed having your group and look forward to your return. Sincerely, Bertha.

Youngstown, Ohio
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Good ,very good Single malt whisky. They started make in 1990 . It is Scotch but they can not call t scotch by law. That said it is some of the smoothest you will ever have . I tried and bought the 80 dollar a bottle the other one is 800 dollars a bottle .I did not try it as...

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Bertha M, Manager at Glenora Inn & Distillery, responded to this review

Happy to hear you enjoyed your dram of Glen Breton. Thank you. Bertha

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Beautiful room and bathroom amenities; great staff; had a very informative distillery tour and tasting with distiller; great dining; fun celidh in pub, especially meeting new people...all in all a GREAT time!

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Bertha M, Manager at Glenora Inn & Distillery, responded to this review

We at Glenora are so happy you enjoyed your visit with us. Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We are so proud of our property and our staff, and as a team we would hope everyone enjoys the Glenora experience as you have. Thanks so much. Bertha

Walton-On-Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2015

My room was nice but very standard. The Inn itself was really great. The restauraunt was good and there was great local entertainment nightly in the pub. Don't miss the Distillery tour! The surrounding country side is beautiful. All-in-all I had a very relaxing, enjoyable, and pleasent stay.

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Littleton, Colorado
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Stayed in room 9 which had a nice sitting area and window view of the river/creek and lawn area. Very comfortable. Staff was very accommodating. We ate in the bar area and found the prices a bit high. The evening entertainment was always excellent. For those who want a view of Nova Scotia, stay in one of the Chalets up...

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Leesburg
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The scenery is beautiful and the inner courtyard is beautifully landcaped. We stayed in a chalet and the view from the deck was amazing. The beds were comfortable with nice quality bedding. The chalet was very clean but needed updated appliances. The unit had a combination sink, stove and fridge. The fridge was broken so they put a bar fridge...

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 September 2015

lovely place to stay in their chalets...BUT the ride up to the chalets is very very steep, and I am sure some cars would not male it, especially in the wet weather. At night it is very dark, but the views up there are priceless. We ate dinner in the dining room on a Sunday, and it was pricy but...

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Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

This is a fun stop just outside of mabou. The distillery tour is brief and simple. Potentially disappointing if you've seen a distillery before or know whiskey well. The whiskey itself is also pretty weak, if you know whiskey. However, dinner was great! Excellent fine dining with top quality food and service.

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Additional Information about Glenora Inn & Distillery

Address: Route 19 / Ceilidh Trail, Mabou, Nova Scotia B0E 1X0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Mabou
Price Range: €159 - €169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Glenora Inn & Distillery 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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“We stayed upstairs and it was very quiet. From the construction, I would think ground floor rooms would be noisier.”
 of 5 bubbles J8305ULlisad, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There aren't many rooms, as it is a small inn, but the ground floor rooms come with a back garden .”
 of 5 bubbles BarryB356, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on first floor might be cooler. Also, they appeared to have private patios.”
 of 5 bubbles BarbaraO837, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We just did the tour. But it was good.”
 of 5 bubbles kenmac1, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The location is reminiscent of Scotland in all aspects.”
 of 5 bubbles PeterI655, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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