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Maple Creek, Canada
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

If you are waiting for the Newfoundland Ferry. You can see the dock from many of the rooms. Clean & Comfortable a good choice. They also have a lounge and restaurant. If you reserve or get lucky you can be seated by Porthole windows that look out over the harbour. Watch the ferry dock, load and unload. Sometimes you see...

Thank 36930wendy
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I had stayed here in the past and found the place to be a little out-dated and not very clean. I was also an employee here many years ago when it was called the Best Western then changed over to North Star Inn and saw how the place was just crumbling to the ground, with such high potential. Above all...

Thank Travelladie123
Reviewed 22 February 2016

1st time staying at this hotel, it is not a new hotel but the upgrades in the room were new, from flooring to brand new tub . it was very clean, had a nice supper at the resturant inside the hotel, food was awesome, i would stay here again when back in town.

Thank workaholic2013
Antigonish, Canada
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Great location and the renovations are coming along great. The lady at checkin was vwey nice and helpful. The room was clean and spacious. The meal in the restraunt was delicious and well priced. The Would definitely go again.

Thank Leanne H
Westville, Canada
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night a week ago. was a great spot when I stayed here one year ago. Don't get me wrong it still is and probably be even more worth staying in 6months or so. Renovations on going wish I checked before I went. No pool or hot tub two things I like when booking wasn't told when...

Thank Allan M
Cole Harbour, Canada
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Stayed for 2 nights because of a wedding. They had everything needed for us to have a very enjoyable. The staff was great and the facilities were great for hosting a wedding reception for over 125 people. They have an excellent restaurant as well as a bar which had live entertainment. For the wedding, there was a conference room which...

1Thank Ed M
New Glasgow, Canada
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We watched the ferry unload, which was really cool. We booked through hotels.com and there was some confusion as to what we had ordered (since it wasn't directly with the hotel). The room we did get was clean and no carpet - excellent because of allergies and the dog. The staff were lovely. Only downside, the key cards didn't work...

Thank Lindsay G
Halifax, NS, Canada
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We recently stayed here for two nights. On the positive side, the room is quite nice and the bed was very comfortable. If you just need a good place to sleep, perhaps while waiting for the ferry, this is a good option. Our disappointment may stem from the fact that there are two negative changes that the new management has...

Thank wsekem
Blairsville, Georgia
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

While an older facility, they appear to be undergoing new management and upgrades at same time. Our room was in the first section being renovated and while the room was clean, there was evidence of ongoing renovations in the hallway. Prices were reasonable and staff was accommodating. I would not hesitate to return. It will be lovely when completed.

Thank elceecarr
Mount Forest, Canada
Reviewed 21 September 2015

While we enjoyed a reasonable dinner overlooking the harbour, despite slow service from the kitchen, it was offset by wonderful staff. The maritime decor in the dining room is excellent. BUT, the excellence stops there ! We have never seen such dirty hallways or staircases in our world travels ! The canals of Venice are cleaner ! Yes, our room...

Thank lojlomax

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel North overlooks the Sydney Harbour and the Marine Atlantic Ferry terminal. We are only 2 minutes from the Newfoundland ferry and centrally located to all major tourist attractions in Cape Breton. Free wireless internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel North

Address: 39 Forrest St, North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A 3B1, Canada (Formerly North Star Inn)
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > North Sydney
Price Range: $134 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel North 3*
Number of rooms: 101
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Also Known As:
North Star Hotel North Sydney
North Sydney Best Western
Hotel North North Sydney, Nova Scotia
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“The ferry side rooms are a little larger.”
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“If you are staying for more than the odd night ask for a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles Johnfaeaberdeenshire, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The harbour view is worth asking for”
 of 5 bubbles glecur, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Toilet and sink are in separate areas.”
 of 5 bubbles , 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Our first floor room was close to the front and the restaurant.”
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