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Hopkinton, MA
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We stayed here one night when visiting Sidney. We hadn't checked the reviews first, or maybe we wouldn't have stayed. They advertise that they have the lowest rates, and we found that to be the case. The room was perfectly fine. Comfortable bed, clean bathroom, refrigerator. The air conditioning looked new and worked great (in fact, it was arctic when...

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Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I would not recommend this place. Our room was ok-it had been remodeled. We traveled for 3 wks & this was the only place where the staff were not helpful or friendly.We did not want to go out of our room as I don't know when the lat time the hallways had been vacuumed. The lobby area was not clean...

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Booked a place to stay for a couple of nights. Read the reviews but the pictures seemed to prove most people wrong. We arrived and were greeted by a friendly young lady, check in was fine. When we walked to the room however, we noticed things were in very rough shape. When we got to our room and looked around,...

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Ontario
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

After reading the reviews I was nervous about staying here. We needed a place for 4 people on a Saturday night so I didn't want to spend much. I booked here last minute so my options were limited. This was the cheapest and they proudly advertised that on their signage. Check in went smoothly. The people before us were commenting...

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Bangor, Maine
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Please avoid this motel. Booked and requested for a non-smoking room, but was given one with faint smell of smoke. Changed to another room. The bathroom in this second room smelled of pee. I literally went down on my knees to clean around the toilet because I suspected the cleaners were not diligent in cleaning since the overall cleanliness of...

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1Thank asiantraveller101
Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Nice clean and economic room. The price was cheap enough per night. The room had obviously been renovated with laminate floors and the bathroom fixtures were all new. There were some negatives ,one was that the WIFI was slow. Also and more importantly we could see right through the window blinds, and people walking by your room on the outdoor...

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1Thank Glenn57_25
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We checked into Sydney late afternoon without any booking. Seen the sign that said cheapest rates in town. The hotel looks fine from outside so asked to see the room before I would commit. Rooms r older but very clean. New hardwood floors. If it was old carpet I would not stay. Air conditioning and big screen tv. Not the...

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

We visited this place with our family in the winter of 2015. They had some sort of buffet going that night, it was late and very gross. The rooms were extremely dated no room to add a crib. Everything about this place was old. Our room was freezing and nothing we did seemed to help. I would not recommend this...

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1Thank wannaseetheworld16
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

How's this for Christmas spirit... I went to your establishment on the 23rd after my two friends and I weren't able to get a taxi back to our homes. We don't live in the city and we're visiting from away for the holidays. I didn't anticipate staying in a hotel but after waiting an hour and a half for a...

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Fort McMurray, Canada
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Nice, cozy place. Not the fanciest around but I found the bed was comfortable, the room had good wifi and tv. Looks like it's been refurbished since the last time I stayed there a few years ago, with hardwood flooring in the room and the outside has received a nice face lift. Competitively priced and right next to what I...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about The Martin Arms

Address: 100 Kings Rd, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 1A1, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Sydney
Price Range: RM309 - RM419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Martin Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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“Rooms on the back side overlook the water. Nice.”
 of 5 bubbles judygraham01, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book a room on the higher floors.”
 of 5 bubbles briarwoodrose, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Second floor, room 206”
 of 5 bubbles vulpy, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Small fridge included ; the back part of the hotel needs renovation, but the room is better.”
 of 5 bubbles benoits759, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the room before you pay”
 of 5 bubbles Ardenodians, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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