We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
4/2/2018 5/2/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Harbourside Motel

    24 Carlton Street | Ontario, Tobermory, Ontario N0H 2R0, Canada
    Lowest prices for your stay
    4/2/2018 5/2/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in TobermorySee available hotels in Tobermory
    Traveller (39)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Hotel & Grounds (42)
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good44%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “picnic tables” (13 reviews)
    “great location” (29 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Room Service
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a ReviewReviews (176)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 174 reviews

    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    The closest motel to everything. No car needed. Walk to all the shops and restaurants in Little tub. Sits high above the tub with a grassy area with picnic tables and chairs to watch the going ons around the harbor.Glass bottom and boat trips to...More

    Thank bnlhenry
    Response from BlueHeronCo, Marketing & Promotions Manager at Harbourside MotelResponded 11 October 2017

    Thank you for the great review. So pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay.

    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    This motel is conveniently located at the centre of the town with all the shops and restaurants at your doorstep. It was clean and the bed was very comfortable. There is free parking and the motel also operates a boat tour to Flowerpot Island. Some...More

    Thank Jonathan C
    Response from BlueHeronCo, Marketing & Promotions Manager at Harbourside MotelResponded 7 October 2017

    Thanks for staying with us during your Tobermory stay and for taking the time to write a review! We are happy to hear that you were pleased by the cleanliness, comfort and convenience. Safe travels!

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    Beautiful spot right on the harbour, we just stepped out to ferry, tours boats, restaurants, etc. Little picnic area by the water that was nice. We had friendly check in, tidy and clean room, nice bed. Only downside was lukewarm shower with minimal pressure, but...More

    Thank ECTetc
    Response from BlueHeronCo, Marketing & Promotions Manager at Harbourside MotelResponded 20 September 2017

    So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed our beautiful harbour front picnic area. Great that you were able to avail of our autumn 'two-for-one' special offer with Blue Heron Cruises. On weekdays it is for any sailing of the day and on...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    This motel has two things going for it, otherwise it is dated and "very basic." The location is perfect. Less than a block the the ferry and just steps away from the main shopping area. And the bed was very comfortable. But don't plan on...More

    Thank Johnny g
    Response from BlueHeronCo, Marketing & Promotions Manager at Harbourside MotelResponded 20 September 2017

    Glad you had a good night's sleep! And hope you had fair sailing on your ferry ride to the Manitoulin. Sorry you weren't able to avail of the 'buy one ticket get a second one free' offer - a little gesture we make in the...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    We spent 2 nights here in Tobermory. The room was very nice, Very Clean. The beds were very comfortable. It had everything we needed. The location is great, right on the harbour. They have a sitting area on the lawn overlooking the harbour with lots...More

    1  Thank DawnRoss
    Response from BlueHeronCo, Marketing & Promotions Manager at Harbourside MotelResponded 12 September 2017

    Thank you for choosing the Harbourside Motel for your visit to Tobermory and for taking the time to share your favourable experience with other travellers. Yes, we are certainly right in the heart of the little village and offer a perfect spot for enjoying the...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$48 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 36
    • Location
    • Canada >
    • Ontario >
    • Bruce County >
    • Tobermory
    • Also Known As
    • Harbourside Hotel Tobermory
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (39)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Hotel & Grounds (42)
    Nearby HotelsSee all 12 hotels in Tobermory
    Tobermory Princess Hotel
    148 reviews
    .13 km away
    Blue Bay Motel
    398 reviews
    .17 km away
    Bruce Anchor Motel and Cottage Rentals
    278 reviews
    .35 km away
    127 reviews
    .40 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Shipwreck Lee's Of Tobermory
    289 reviews
    .24 km away
    Tobermory Brewing Company and Grill
    388 reviews
    .14 km away
    Leeside Restaurant & Patio Bar
    275 reviews
    .08 km away
    Crowsnest Pub
    542 reviews
    .20 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    MS Chi-Cheemaun
    476 reviews
    .05 km away
    Big Tub Lighthouse
    247 reviews
    .72 km away
    Divers Den
    328 reviews
    .21 km away
    Bruce Anchor Cruises
    241 reviews
    .37 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    14 July 2017|
    Response from jkrushelnicki | Reviewed this property |
    ask the hotel, not a reviewer!
    Candy X
    28 June 2017|
    Response from jkrushelnicki | Reviewed this property |
    They are open, but may be booked up. I suggest looking for available rooms! This time of year is, well, busy......!
    Room Tips
    "Have to get a water view"
    Read review
    "Choose a harbour view room!"
    Read review
    "We were in room 8. It was good. 2 beds, sliding door to front lawn.. Parked right in front of room"
    Read review
    "118 is a large corner suite with a great view of the harbour! No AC but definitely didn't need it"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing