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Toronto, Canada
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39 reviews
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

This resort is nestled in a corner on the very edge of Tobermory. Beautiful location, very secluded. Upon arriving we parked, and walked to the office, (which is also the Pub). We got registered for our room, got our keys and the lady that was at the office provided us with Maps, info and things to do at Tobermory. From... More 

Thank Annie-Joseph k
Halton Hills, Canada
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27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Our stay at the Big Tub Harbour Resort was okay, but not up to expectations. Our room was large and quiet from outside noise. If we had been able to open the window, we might have had a better sleep, but since it was very humid, we needed to use the air conditioner which was very loud. The room is... More 

Thank LeAnne T
Frederick, Maryland
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18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015

My wife and I recently headed up to Tobermory for the first time and didn't know anything about the town or where to stay. The weekend was approaching and most places were already sold out and through the advice of a local B&B where we stayed the night before we found a room at the Big Tub Harbor which was... More 

3 Thank Robert K
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Big Tub Harbor has a lovely, relaxed vibe. It felt charming and sweet and old fashioned, but very clean and orderly. The location can't be beat--right on the water. We rented kayaks right there and paddled out to see the shipwrecks in less than ten minutes. High recommend!

2 Thank Lorilee C
Barrie, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 July 2015

The room we had at the resort is clean and spacious. There is nothing over the top about the room but we had a great view of the harbour and it satisfied us for our two night stay. The restaurant is fun and quaint and the food is very good and priced reasonably. We are planning to return in the... More 

4 Thank Boberoo
Waimate, New Zealand
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74 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015

When looking for a place to stay in Tobermory, we found the Big Tub Resort, the price was right, the room was large and clean but, the bed was very hard. We were only staying one night and catching the ferry the next day. It was ok.

2 Thank CanNZ
Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2015

This is your typical inn. The floors creaked as we walked to our room. All the furniture in the room were wooden - giving an old world feel that was a welcome departure from our urban condo lifestyle. The lake and the famous lighthouse were right behind the property. The seating arrangement there was lovely. Also, five minutes drive away... More 

1 Thank BelEsprit1901
Whitianga, New Zealand
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Arrived very late yet the owner didn't mind and was most helpful. Room was very spaceous and clean with a great view over the water. Will stay again if in the area. Close to Tobermory village and ferry...both a 5 minute drive away. Nice to be away from the busy village centre. All staff including cleaner and painter couldn't have... More 

3 Thank Alastair B
Jeffersonville, Indiana, United States
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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015

The Big Tub Harbour Resort is located right on the water. The view from our room was pretty awesome. The boats sailing in and the beautiful clean and clear water is a sight to behold. The rooms were a nice size and finished in a natural wood style ( hardwood flooring no carpet) with nice and comfortable queen size bed.... More 

3 Thank Darryl B
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Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

We love this place because it's spotless, the grounds are immaculate and the people working here treat us like family. We play horseshoes, monkey golf and bago then take a swim in the water only 20 steps from our room. A little cold in June!! Our room did not have a towel bar but the hooks and towel shelf worked... More 

1 Thank 3366jim

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Additional Information about Big Tub Harbour Resort

Address: 236 Big Tub Road, Tobermory, Ontario N0H 2R0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Bruce County > Tobermory
Price Range: RM630 - RM750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Big Tub Harbour Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Upper rooms are less noisy”
 of 5 bubbles LauraBrampton_Canada, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“to chose a good room, DON'T STAY HERE”
 of 5 bubbles wgc46, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Water view is a must.”
 of 5 bubbles newbee52, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Pick top floor because of the noise from people walking above you and get a water view.”
 of 5 bubbles X8634INcindyb, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Request 2nd fllor”
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