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Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages

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Gilbert, Arizona
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Don't let the smallness of the town of the aura of cottages fool you. These are immaculately kept, spacious, and would highly recommend if you want to relax or even work at a slower pace. Great little breakfast with home made treats as well.

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We have stayed there at one their suites and then at one of their their cottages. Both were excellent stays in all ways. The suites and cottages are very clean and everything is arranged with good taste.

Thank Ricardo S
Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 17 February 2015

What an amazing place to stay in such a small town, it was magical to say the least. There was a massive winter storm moving through the area the night of our stay, which made for a perfect opportunity to turn on the fireplace and snuggle in for a romantic evening. Upon making my reservation staff recommended a place to...

1Thank Brock Z
Jaime M, Front Office Manager at Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review, it is warmly appreciated. At Mackenzies & Wildwood we do our best to make our guests feel welcome and as comfortable they would be in their own home, and it is always wonderful to see we have succeeded. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and hope that you...

Truro, Canada
Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

Trip Advisor didn't show this place on the map. I kept driving past Shelburne to Barrington Passage which had no hotels, motels or cottages. I drove 36km back to Shelburne town to see if there was any vacancies. This place is very nice place to stay in while traveling in Shelburne County during winter.

1Thank SefEmerico
Jaime M, Front Office Manager at Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind review. I am sorry for the confusion as to our location, however the map is showing accurately for me. Now that you know where we are, we hope you will stop by again next time you find yourself in the area.

Reviewed 12 December 2014

Extremely accommodating and friendly service! Originally had a double room booked for two nights, and we were upgraded to a beautiful cottage for the same price as nobody was booked in it! Definitely plan on returning

1Thank RaquelBachman
Jaime M, Front Office Manager at Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

It is always wonderful to read reviews from satisfied guests, as we work hard to ensure that everyone who stays with us has a great experience. We look forward to seeing you again. :)

Bridgewater, Canada
Reviewed 12 December 2014

Quiet, clean and cosy.....three words to describe my little stay at MacKenzies.....booked a room for a two night stay while in Shelburne for work, upon arrival I was informed I was upgraded to a cottage.....what a pleasant surprise! Cottage was cozy and clean.......the bed was sooooo comfy! Nice 15 min walk into town to see the sites and the waterfront....

Thank dragonfligal
Fort Saint John, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 9 December 2014

Very clean, great service and friendly staff. Breakfast included! Stayed in the motel which was very nice however if hear the cottages are great as well. Would recommend if you need a place to stay in the area.

1Thank KarlyRaeK
Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Not a lot of choices in Shelburne but Mackenzie's is clean and the breakfast was very good. They are growing by buying another property just down the street. Room was clean. Took a little bit to figure out the A/C/heat unit. 15 minute walk into town.

2Thank nskaye
Jaime M, Front Office Manager at Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review of MacKenzie's Motel & Cottages. All guest feedback is appreciated and considered and positive reviews are always wonderful to see. We pride ourselves on providing a clean, comfortable space for our guests as well as our helpful, friendly staff, who are always willing to do whatever we can to make your stay...

Reviewed 31 August 2014

My wife and I stayed at Mackenzie's recently and found it to be a good experience. The room was clean and in good condition as was the exterior. The service was friendly and the breakfast next morning was very good. Would recommend this motel and cottages to anyone.

1Thank rockingtoilet
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Mackenzie's Motel was wonderful - very, very clean which is our number one requirement. The owners, Jim and Sandra, were very pleasant and helpful. The breakfast, (so good), included hot,home made muffins and tea bisquits, fruit, toast, hot hard boiled eggs, etc. It was prepared in a bright little room from which you could overlook the pool - a great...

Thank Pam H

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
MacKenzie's has been family-owned for decades and offers the best of Nova Scotia's intimate cottages, affordable motel and luxury suites in a park-like, brook-side setting in a great location in the centre of town... something for every taste and budget! Free breakfast and wireless internet is included in all rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages

Address: 260 Water Street, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Shelburne
Price Range: ₹ 5,575 - ₹ 7,531 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mackenzie's Motel and Cottages 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Mackenzies Hotel Shelburne
Mackenzie's Motel And Cottages Shelburne, Nova Scotia
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 of 5 bubbles JoyD308, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
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“Some cabins backed on to a small stream. For the additional cost, the cabin was worth the upgrade from the motel rooms.”
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 of 5 bubbles stuartmckelvie, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Every room and cabin on this property is excellent, you can't go wrong here!”
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