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Island Sunset Resort

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good22%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“lobster pound”(8 reviews)
“the cottages”(14 reviews)
“living room”(8 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Suites
Kitchenette
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

How this place has a good rating is a mystery to me. The "cottage" is a fourplex. The rooms are small and depressing. There is a gravel, dusty road with heavy traffic right in front of the so-called cottage. There was no water view from...More

3  Thank READYTOGO2014
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We had read some unfavorable reviews after booking our room so we were uneasy about our stay. Fortunately everything was in great shape! Kitchen and bath were both very clean and new. The restaurant had nice views and offered local seafood. We enjoyed a fiddle...More

1  Thank RoadTripper5964
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This visit was an experience in how the right photography can hide flaws. The location and the 'bones' of this resort have so much potential with just some quick cosmetic upgrades. The views were amazing and the cottages look adorable from the outside, but.... -...More

2  Thank WpgDawn
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here numerous times in the past and each time you can see that it is getting run down and no money being put back into the buildings. Staff is amazing! Seems like they try to keep up with the cleaning but it's...More

3  Thank Porky113
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The cottages are a wonderful place for a romantic weekend or for a quiet getaway with views of the ocean and/or mountains in this remote area. It's an easy walk to the beach. Chairs are provided for enjoying the views from each individual porch. The...More

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Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Refrigerator in room
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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toniSen
1 August 2015|
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Response from Bill F | Reviewed this property |
Their contact info is: Island Sunset Resort P.O. Box 27 Margaree Harbour Nova Scotia, Canada B0E 2B0 Phone: (902)-235-2669 Toll Free: (866)-515-2900
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"Book dinner as soon as you arrive as the restaurant was very popular with local people."
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"Don't stay here!"
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"choose an ocean view or view of the harbour"
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"Book early and ask for room #14, then you get the best view"
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