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Mackenzie House Tourist Home

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  • Terrible7%
MacKenzie House is a Canada Select 5 Star property strategically located at the entry area of Nova Scotia's masterpiece, Cape Breton Island. This is the ideal location for those planning a vacation to explore the island and experience the seascapes, outstanding cuisine, hospitality, rousing ceilidhs and inspiring history. Visit the island and you will soon realize why Cape Breton has been given the distinction as one of the most beautiful islands in the world. We provide warm hospitality in a quality setting on the front porch of Cape Breton Island. Treat yourself to the luxury of a property rated by Canada Select to be among the best in the country. We take pride in providing you with a very high level of service, hospitality and quality accommodations. Our assistance and guidance is available upon request in an effort to make your stay more enjoyable and create a desire to stay a little longer or return to experience more of our culture. The property has all the expected amenities including air conditioning, free wifi, outside entrances, telephones in the rooms, en suite baths, queen and king size beds, kitchenette, guest's dining area, free hot breakfasts, laundry, games room, in room TVs, in room desks, guest living room, etc. Enjoy a fine home while visiting this remarkable island.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Echoing travel4fun50 re the interaction, the parking and the hired help, we booked this b and b BASED on the hot tub only to be told it was not working (no offer of a discounted rate). This was our most expensive stay on our 2...More

Thank lori m
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The setting is a suburban neighborhood. The owner did not really interact with us, which is odd for a B & B. The work is accomplished with hired help. The breakfast was cooked to order, but there was not enough room at the main breakfast...More

Thank travel4fun50
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We weren't ready to leave Cape Breton, so we spent the day in Mabou, Judique, and Port Hawkesbury. The B&B hosts were great, the room was spacious (with a spa tub!), the breakfast was eggs to order, and talking with the other guests was very...More

Thank Leanne B
Reviewed 15 July 2018

On the "pro's side", the owner met us at the door, showed us the layout of the house, took us to our room. It was a very large room, comfortable queen bed, good breakfast, with he and his assistant willing to accommodate my diet. On...More

Thank luvtotravel6768
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This place was very disappointing...cannot recommend. The bathroom had not been cleaned, we were told when breakfast would be served, the teenage children of the host arrived home at 3am and were not quiet and then appeared in dressing gowns in the morning - not...More

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29 June 2015|
Response from Donfras | Property representative |
Yes it has a king bed and a double bed. Sandy
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"Avoid this b and b"
8 Sep. 2018
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"Room was quiet - make sure you get to breakfast early."
11 Aug. 2018
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"Get internet/wifi password and ask if the room has been cleaned prior to your arrival . Ask if breakfast..."
7 Jan. 2018
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"Room 2 has an outside entrance but don't fall on the rotted stair leading to the deck"
26 Sep. 2017
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USD 105 - USD 146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
CanadaNova ScotiaCape Breton IslandPort Hawkesbury
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