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Hines' Ocean View Lodge

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

What a View! This lodge is high on a mountain overlooking the spectacular Meat Cove. Hector Hines was a delight to meet. He provided us with kindling and firewood for his fire pit. The lodge slept eight of us. There is a full kitchen and living room. The lodge has two bathrooms as well as WIFI and TV. Meat Cove...

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3Thank Rodney C
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

We had heard good things about meat cove so we decided to add a night there. We found Hines Ocean View lodge on tripadvisor. Superb view, very clean and neat house, comfortable bright rooms, beautiful double deck, full kitchen facilities, two bathrooms (one shower with awesome water temperature and pressure). Hector came by in the eve, lit a fire for...

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2Thank Sam181738
Sydney, Canada
Reviewed 13 July 2015

WOW! WHAT A VIEW, we had the privilege of staying at the lodge , rooms were clean, and lodge was equipped with everything we needed for a nights stay. seen whales,seals and local wildlife from the deck. we will be booking again for sure.

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3Thank ticktock2014
London, Canada
Reviewed 6 July 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed here 2 nights a couple years ago. The first night was amazing and restful, we had the lodge to ourselves. It was quiet, clean, had everything we needed and a priceless view! Unfortunately, the second night was hell. I am not telling this story to devalue this place because it really is something unique and...

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12Thank Radiumsprings81
Durham, New Hampshire
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Top of the mountain! Stayed only one night, and we were the only people there. Rooms were clean and freshly painted. The shared kitchen had everything we needed. The owners are extremely helpful!! They have done a lot of renovation, and have more planned. We made a fire and got some of our best photos from their front picnic table....

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3Thank JKtor
Reviewed 3 September 2013

A decent spot to spend a night - very chilled out. You can basically just walk in and have a look around, and if you like it, throw your bag in the room and it's yours. Bring your own cutlery and crockery as it's not super well equipped. The managers come around in the evening to see who is staying...

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1Thank Paul D
Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 30 July 2013

We took a trip around the Cabot Trail - based on a suggestion we had to include Meat Cove. When looking for accommodation I came across this place. Location - and the end of the earth. Ok not really, but feels like it. The view from the deck is spectacular. If you were any closer to the cliffs you would...

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2Thank maggiemaeCanada
Ekero, Sweden
Reviewed 10 June 2013 via mobile

The view is stupendous. The dirt road..no problem. The rooms clean and bright. The kitchen well stocked (they supply coffee milk, coffee, tea, and margerine). The Internet works.I was given a brand new duvet and Harold dropped by to say hi. There is an open door and phone numbers to call when you get here. I am super early in...

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2Thank AmandafromVancouver
Brockville, Canada
Reviewed 17 January 2013

We loved this place. The views were amazing! The owner is very nice and with extended stays offers a reduced rate. We stayed for eight nights. The owner actually looks out for you as well. My wife and I decided to go for a hike. When we hadn't returned by night, the owner took his 4 wheeler out on the...

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2Thank May S
Canada
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Thank you Harold, we had an amazing time at Hines Ocean View Lodge. The eight of us were quite comfortable in the modest home. We drove the quick minute drive to the bottom for the sunset which was stunning and had the most fabulous cliff-side bomb-fire in the evening. The kitchen could be stocked better as it has only 2...

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Address: Meat Cove, Nova Scotia B0C 1E0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Meat Cove
Number of rooms: 5
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“Email ahead if you want one of the upstairs rooms with a view.”
 of 5 bubbles 361PaulD, 3 Sep 2013 | Read review
“The driveway in is very steep - VERY steep. If you back up to the first driveway - it is easier to get into.”
 of 5 bubbles maggiemaeCanada, 30 Jul 2013 | Read review
“If making a reservation ahead of time, request one of the rooms that faces the cove.”
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 of 5 bubbles 70adnaanb, 26 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Get a room at the front of the house with an oceanview”
 of 5 bubbles gypsygirlp, 1 Aug 2012 | Read review
“If you can get the rooms on the top floor in the front of the house, the view is best.”
 of 5 bubbles SpikeyMouse1985, 7 Sep 2011 | Read review
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