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Kentville, Canada
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19 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived in a thick of fog to a peaceful sanctuary. Russ and his wife were wonderful hosts with even a continental breakfast. Mavillette Beach was a wonderful place to go and lose yourself to the sounds of the waves or watch the sandpipers dance along the soft sand chasing in and out of the approaching waves. Thanks for a... More 

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Russell W, Owner at Cape View Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, we love that you enjoyed this little gem! More 

Manchester, New Hampshire
1 review
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic cabins! Very clean, updated, and spacious. The owners are so gracious, kind, and engaged with all their guests and we were thrilled to be a part of their wonderful beach area. Restaurant across the road is handy with friendly staff and yummy eats! We'll be back in the Fall. Dan. Manchester NH

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Thank daskpt
Russell W, Owner at Cape View Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We are looking forward to your return!! More 

Ottawa, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I've never felt the need to leave a review until this experience. Witnessed young adults being yelled at and intimidated and called rude names. Family members were treated poorly, like we were an inconvenience that wouldn't be tolerated. Ran out of ALL water on the day of a wedding and offered no partial reimbursement nor any recommendations. Sister in law... More 

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Russell W, Owner at Cape View Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

When you come here with some sense of entitlement and no regard for other guests you will be in the wrong place. If you come for one night or one week, spend $1 or a $1000's you will be expected to use the same smoking area as others on the property. This whole review is because of one "young adult"... More 

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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Could not have asked for a better view nor accommodations while we were in Nova Scotia. We were more than impressed with cleanliness and how well managed the property is! Very important to feel safe while on travels and also when with young children. We had a 2 bedroom cottage and it was perfect for our family of 5. The... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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147 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Stayed one night at the Cape View Motel and enjoyed every minute. Owner is helpful and very friendly. Room was clean with spectacular view of the Beach. Price is extremely reasonable. A quick drive down the hill and you are at a lovely sandy beach in an uncrowded setting. Very relaxing time !

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Russell W, Owner at Cape View Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you we are really glad you enjoyed! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Spent four nights at this place and The place was older but in great shape and very clean. The price was awesome and the beds were so comfortable. The hosts, Russ and Carol, were very welcoming. Breakfast was provided each morning which included fresh baked goods made each morning by the hosts. the views of Mavillette Beach were amazing. I... More 

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Russell W, Owner at Cape View Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you! It is good to know you will come back!! More 

On the Road
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94 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Its a perfectly decent motel & cabins with the best possible view in this part of Nova Scotia. Right on the ocean. Our King room, booked through TripAdvisor, is excellent for the price range. Clean, excellent wi-fi, excellent TV and channels, comfortable reclining chair, desk, fridge ... what does one expect for Cdn $100-ish? You get more than you pay... More 

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Russell W, Owner at Cape View Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you! We are glad you were comfortable! More 

Dartmouth, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

First of all, the owners were A1. The cottage was perfect, the view and the beach were spectacular and the complimentary breakfast was delicious. There is not one bad thing to say except that we had to leave. We will definitely be back to that perfect gem! Also a great area to walk and run.

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1 Thank karmar1965
Russell W, Owner at Cape View Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed! More 

Ottawa
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120 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

My wife and I stayed one night at this lovely motel. Built in 1968, the owners are Albertans who've run the motel for eight years. The rooms and grounds are immaculate. Our room (we lucked out with the corner room with two sets of windows overlooking the beach) was very clean, modernized with a LCD TV, satellite receiver, microwave and... More 

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Russell W, Owner at Cape View Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you! We are really happy that you enjoyed your stay here!! More 

London, Canada
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54 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

The people here are very friendly, couldn't do enough for us, the view of the beach at Mavillette is spectacular. There is nice seating outside for just relaxing and seeing the beach below the motel, with the lighthouse in the background. They have hummingbird feeders on the windows with suction cups, that my wife had to find and buy. Hotel... More 

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Russell W, Owner at Cape View Motel and Cottages, responded to this review

We really enjoy meeting people that appreciate the view and the biscuits too!! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cape View Motel and Cottages, Mavillette, Digby County, Nova Scotia, Canada is far enough away to be enjoyable, and yet close enough to have all the amenities of two Nova Scotia towns. Yarmouth is only 20 mile drive with Digby a mere 40 miles. Enjoy a comforting stay while exploring a picture postcard view of Mavillette Beach, Cape St., Mary's fishing village, lighthouse, Saint Mary's Bay and the Bay of Fundy! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cape View Motel and Cottages

Address: 124 Lake Doucette Rd | Mavillette, Nova Scotia, Bow 2h0, Mavillette, Municipality of Clare, Nova Scotia B0W 2Y0, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Southwest Nova Scotia > Municipality of Clare > Mavillette
Price Range: ₹ 5,587 - ₹ 6,202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cape View Motel and Cottages 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Great views from all areas”
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“Motel rooms all have an ocean view. If you need more room, get a cabin !”
 of 5 bubbles waytogoMoncton_N_B_, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view is best. The cottages we didn't got to see, next time ...”
 of 5 bubbles Bikers_Round_World, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the corner room for the best view of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles JimTaggartOttawa, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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