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Brier Island Lodge

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Overview
557 Water Street, Westport, Nova Scotia B0V 1H0 Canada See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews dining room whale watching tour brier island nova scotia see whales seal cove second floor great view enjoyed our stay get away digby neck lobster stayed one night second to none long time coffee maker beautiful place
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

We engaged the Airbnb room as there were no other spaces available. It has a jacuzzi but other than that is your typical motel room with dated decor. Comfortable bed. We run an Airbnb so were surprised that breakfast was not included. Isn't that what...More

Thank danearle
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Friendly, relaxing place to stay. Rooms basic but kept very clean and well stocked. Nice view over the bay, good location. The best thing of all was the amazing food, great breakfast, lunch boxes were ample and dinners were all delicious and very well cooked,...More

Thank Sally A
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We stayed one night at the Brier Island Lodge. Thoroughly enjoyed ourselves! The room was very comfortable and the food in the restaurant was great! Hiking on the island was fun, especially seeing some seals just off shore!

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed at this place for a night last weekend as i had an early morning whale watching tour. Room was decent size and clean, but very standard with dated furniture. Room contained a mini fridge, microwave but that’s pretty much it. There is no tv...More

Thank Explorer_hfx
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Reservation was easy. Check in was easy and the room was very simple. There was a fridge, and a hair dryer. No tv. But all in all was the most sleep I got. Check out was easy as well. We had to check out in...More

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Description
Brier Island Lodge offers 40 clean, comfortable rooms, most with an ocean/lighthouse view, along with a unique Nova Scotia regional dining experience and whale watching boat tours. Brier Island is famous for More some of the best whale watching in the world, miles of coastal hiking trails, exceptional birdwatching, seal spotting, rock hounding, sand beach, traditional fishing village and three working lighthouses. A true maritime ecological paradise. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
USD 82 - USD 114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Brier Island Hotel Westport
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Brier Island Motel
Location
Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Brier Island > Westport
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
USD 82 - USD 114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Brier Island Hotel Westport
,
Brier Island Motel
Location
Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Brier Island > Westport
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Traveller (168)
Dining (33)
Room & Suite (22)
Pool & Beach (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (7)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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preacsaw
16 July 2018|
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Response from scott w | Reviewed this property |
Brier Island Lodge is about two and a half hours drive from the Yarmouth/Maine ferry - maybe two hours if you synchronize your departure with the schedule of the two local ferry's you need to take to leave the island! Brier... More
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preacsaw
16 July 2018|
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Response from Donna S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Brier Island is on the route to Yarmouth (via Highway 101). However, you must leave this highway near Digby, and follow secondary roads to Brier Island (abut 70 kms.) You then return the same way to continue on to... More
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ErynM83
1 May 2016|
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Response from BrierIslandLodge | Property representative |
Hi Eryn! We offer rooms for all sizes of family. Some of them include two queen beds, one king, one queen bed with a Jacuzzi, or smaller rooms for those with less to bring. The best way to find what rooms are available on a... More
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Room Tips
"Don't do the Airbnb Room."
danearle
16 Sep. 2018
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"try to avoid rooms on lower floor: too much noise from the upstairs guests"
marcol668
5 Sep. 2018
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"Give yourself extra time in Brier Island, you will love it."
MichaelP126
1 Sep. 2018
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"The lodge is old and needs updating. We could hear people talking, walking, and flushing toilets from..."
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1 Aug. 2018
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