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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 25 November 2014

This motel has fairly basic accommodation but it's quiet, clean and warm if that's what you're looking for. There's no coffee maker in the room but an excellent breakfast can be purchased in the main house. No wifi in the rooms.

1Thank phladun
Wareham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Steffi and Dave the cook. Steffi owner wonderful person and very helpful. Worth the value and great spot. Spent a week with family there in Cottage. Big rooms and nice dining area and stove and coffee machine.Brother Scot and his wife Jackie and brother-law. Mom and myself had a great time staying at the Inn. Will be back for Thanksgiving....

2Thank Tag005
Lake City, Florida
Reviewed 11 October 2014

As long as you are just looking for a place to sleep for the night, this place will do. Pretty much in this small town you have The Sunshine Inn, or B&B's. We really wanted a place to stay with easy access to our luggage, so we chose this one. The Nova Scotia book that is published by the visitor...

Thank travlingal51
Reviewed 27 September 2014

We spent one night in one of the cottages which was comfortable and well appointed. It would be a perfect place to spend several nights and make day trips in the area. There is a charm about the place with flowers and lots of yellow to support the sunshine name and to keep things bright. A very good breakfast is...

1Thank Hauber
Shelburne, Canada
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Located in over 50 acres of beautiful land with the most magical lake, this is a real gem. Both a Motel and Cottages we would totally recommend staying here. We visited with Mum and Aunt and chose the motel as the cottages had 2 bedrooms just with double beds. The rooms were immaculate and fresh, Stephie was even cleaning the...

1Thank Rita and Phil C
Yonago, Japan
Reviewed 13 September 2014

We did not have reservations when we arrived at 8pm, but fortunately, there was a room available. What a pleasant surprise! And the pleasant surprises continued when we got to our room. Everything was neat, tidy, and meticulously clean, the beds were soft and comfortable, there was a fridge and a tv, and overall, it was just such a lovely...

1Thank Travelling_Mouse28
Peterborough, Canada
Reviewed 6 August 2014

We have stayed several times over the years and keep going back. Clean, comfortable rooms. Friendly staff, breakfast is fantastic and will not leave you hungry ! Especially the blueberry pancakes. There is an easy walk to the lake. We plan on going back.

1Thank Judith W
Brampton, Canada
Reviewed 19 July 2014

A great experience .The rooms were very clean and comfortable. Dave made amazing breakfast in the morning.They are very friendly and welcoming people. Thanks for an awesome experience.They gave us some good tips about the nearby outdoor attractions.

2Thank Mini D
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 12 September 2013

I’m a single mom on a budget, traveling with three little boys and I really appreciated the price point here. The room price was very reasonable and the kids had a lake to swim in and tonnes of grass to play on. Dave’s blueberry pancakes were amazing (huge portion!) kept them full until mid afternoon. I would recommend this motel...

1Thank Maria S
Reviewed 2 September 2013

What a wonderful place to stay. We spent a week at the Sunshine Inn and we were very comfortable. Good beds, enough space. And very Quiet! As rural dwellers we find it very difficult to find quiet accommodations and this place is very peaceful and quiet. Rooms are well soundproofed. Excellent nights sleep. Parrsboro is very pretty and there are...

3Thank dresda

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel and cottage rentals nestled in a lush green valley on the outskirts of picturesque Parrsboro. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sunshine Inn

Address: 4487 Highway 2 | RR #1, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia B0M 1S0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Parrsboro
Price Range: ₹ 5,964 - ₹ 6,612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Sunshine Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Motel is located on a back road Highway that isn't traveled much, that and the area has VERY light traffic so noise isn't an issue.”
geoffreym653, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Try for one of the B&B's in parrsboro first”
G1674POjenniferd, 5 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The motel rooms have 2 beds and all face east. The cabins are semicircle around the back and very quiet.”
catherinem503, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“The Motel faces the road but is set back we found it to be very peaceful [ and we live in a very very quiet rural area ]The cottages are further back again - the Road is quiet and the views lovely. The web photos, good as they are don't do it justice - we will add some of our own too .;-)”
RitaandPhilC, 26 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Rooms are all on the one floor. It is rural and quiet.”
331judithw, 6 Aug 2014 | Read review
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