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Rum Runner Inn

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located in a good section of town. By the harbor and close to restaurants. Room is clean with a nice queen size bed. Not a large room but very Quaint. Very few cable channels but can get the ones I want. Disappointed as the restaurant was closed for the season and it was one of the reasons I chose the...

Thank Larry L
Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The view of the Harbour was gorgeous! The King room was well appointed. Had a small bar fridge, sun-porch with chairs, the bathroom is a bit small but it's an old building so it's expected. The bed and pillows were comfy. The Restaurant wasn't open and we were looking forward to eating there - but there are lots of other...

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed at the Rum Runner Inn for 2 days. The staff were so welcoming from the very moment we walked in to the building. The owner (Tim Lekhi) was informative about things to do in Lunenberg, and the staff were helpful as well. The room was clean and the view of the harbour was excellent. The restaurant downstairs...

Thank Ann F
Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We loved Lunenburg and the Rum Runner Inn! The owner was very informative and helpful. The room was pleasant and clean. I noticed the housekeeping staff steaming the duvet cover! The restaurant meal was enjoyable; a little spicy!

Thank 919Brenda
Charlottetown, Canada
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Was not sure what I would find as I always read these trip advisor reviews by tourists like me....so I was pleasantly surprised! It was clean, no musty smells, very friendly welcome and the bed was comfortable. Our view was a parital view of the water but sitting in the comfy chair with a coffee and a good read was...

Thank mjoconnor
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This hotel is conveniently located near the Bluenose II and it's museum. You can have dinner downstairs with great food and service. There was a night light in the washroom one of many details taken care of. Reception was warmth and very friendly with clear explanation. Bed was comfy and there was a closed solarium to our room with wine...

Thank PierreB388
Saint Thomas, Canada
Reviewed 22 October 2016

My wife and I recently spent 3 days in Lunenburg and stayed at the Rum Runner. The owner down to the bus staff were excellent and friendly! The room was clean, great view of the harbour, and the food at the restaurant was incredible. Would totally recommend this to friends, and we WILL be back!

Thank vecchio1971
Bridgewater, Canada
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We loved it! Staff were friendly and helpful. Service was great and the restaurant was excellent! Would highly recommended this place! Much better now then it used to be! We will definitely return to this location. Our room had a lovely view and was very clean! Beds were comfortable as well.

Thank Seaglass21
Vista, California
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Waterfront location is great, beds comfy, owner and staff helpful and friendly and the food is out of this world. The seafood crepes were outstanding and the curry the best I've ever tasted. We wish we could have stayed longer.

Thank AnneLR2013
Waterloo, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Absolutely beautiful experience, we had a room with a patio overlooking the water. Great staff, lovely rooms, amazing views and easily accessible. Close to many attractions (bluenoes) and an easy walk to the core of the town.

Thank TravelJB18

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boasting incredible panoramic views of the historic waterfront, the Rum Runner Inn, Restaurant & Lounge offers the premier hotel and dining experience in Lunenburg. Our guests are our passion and we ensure each and every one has a phenomenal experience. The Bluenose II recently returned to sailing after a major rebuild. We, in Lunenburg are very proud that this project took place at the Lunenburg Shipyard, the same site of construction of the original Bluenose in the year 1921. The Rum Runner Inn, Restaurant & Lounge is located in the building where the sails for the original Bluenose were manufactured. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rum Runner Inn

Address: 66 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Lunenburg
Price Range: $94 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rum Runner Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Choose the room with the direct view of the harbour.”
  • Enjoying the sunset from our room.
 of 5 bubbles P3820YNannf, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles 919Brenda, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Select a front room !”
 of 5 bubbles PierreB388, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Corner room was nice with the enclosed balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles vecchio1971, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“open balcony room is beautiful!”
 of 5 bubbles TravelJB18, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
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