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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Oh, the dirt road was long, but at the end, the place was amazing. I envied the owner for being able to live in such a beautiful place between the hills, with big trees and a river running by. If we were in the area a couple weeks later (we were there in mid. Sept.), we could even see the...

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New Brunswick, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Even if you don't fish, these cabins although very modest, are located in a beautiful setting. Challenging to get to (follow signs, don't rely on GPS) but worth the drive on dirt road. Bring bug repellent although little flies didn't bite. Fire pit available. Scenery is beautiful especially in the fall.

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Halifax Region, Canada
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We stayed for two nights and were very thankful for the accommodations provided by the lodge. The cabins are located along the Margaree River. The owners are very nice, first by opening up our cabin and keeping the light on when we called to say we'd be arriving very late, and then later on by moving a fridge into our...

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Boyce
Reviewed 23 August 2016

As you wind your way down the dirt/gravel road to get to this fishing lodge, you might wonder what you've gotten yourself into but the long drive is worth it. The location is beautiful and very secluded. The owners are wonderful--friendly and helpful no matter what your interests are...fishing, golf, touring Cabot Trail, etc. The food in the dining room...

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Nova Scotia, Canada
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Not many places you travel to in Nova Scotia and not have cell phone serivce. Big Intervale Fishing Lodge is about a half hour drive over dirt roads to reach the loge. But it is well worth the drive! The setting is really spectular! The lodge is located in a beautifl valley and the river is right in front of...

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San Antonio
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here 3 nights in between golf destinations. Located at the dead end of a 15 km dirt road. The lodge is next to a river and at the bottom of some mountains. Even if you don't fish, bring some reading material and unplug for a couple of days. The lodge is operated by the owners, and after a...

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1Thank Otto W
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 11 September 2015

This is an awesome lodge to go to if you want to fish and get away from everything. It's about 25 minutes off the south Cabot trail, and 20 of those minutes are going along a dirt road. DO NOT USE GPS TO FIND THIS once you are off the Cabot trail; follow the signs. It's along East Big Intervale...

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2Thank emyoung33
charlottetown
Reviewed 14 October 2014

My husband has stayed here a couple times while on motorcycling trips with his friends and really enjoyed it- I went along this time to check it out. It was as promised- great! ...very far off the beaten path, which was welcomed by me because I was looking forward to a peaceful escape. The location was beautiful-set within a valley...

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Carleton Place, Canada
Reviewed 14 September 2014

We could only stay for one night there but would have stayed longer if schedule permitted. The cabin we stayed in was very clean and comfortable. The property was lovely right beside a stream. We had an excellent breakfast there which kept us fed all day! Ruth and Herman were wonderful hosts. We will visit again......longer next time.

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1Thank LindaS1991
Fort Collins, CO
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Our group of eight spent three nights at Big Intervale. The location is in a pretty valley along the river and feels very quiet and retreated. The rooms are clean and bright each with a small bathroom. We had wifi but no cell service while there but that was probably a good thing! The owners, Ruth and Hermann, are welcoming...

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Additional Information about Big Intervale Fishing Lodge

Address: 3719 Big Intervale Road, Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia BOE 2C0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Margaree Valley
Price Range: $106 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Big Intervale Fishing Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Rooms are cabins, comfortable and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles LindaS1991, 14 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Rooms are basic but have everything you could need for a pleasant, quiet stay.”
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 of 5 bubbles Bluenoser86, 1 Oct 2013 | Read review
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