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Harbourside Motel

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were a group of 12 visited Tobermory in October 2016. I stayed in room 35. We took up 34, 35, 36, 37, 18 and 28. My room 35 was one of the best, corner with good view of the harbour and the deck offered great view of both harbour and the open Lake. 34 is even better and the...

Thank Nelson W
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Overall it is clean and comfortable. The newly renovated rooms with kitchenette provide everything you need to prepare your meals. So go for the renovated rooms as the old rooms are quite worn out. Hope they will finish all the renovation before next summer begins. The harbour view is fantastic and the location is close to supermarket, ferries, restaurants and...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We picked this motel for an overnight stay to catch the ferry early next morning. We chose a room that overlooked the boardwalk & Harbour. It was well equipped with a microwave, coffee maker with coffee, sugar & whitener plus small refrigerator. The bathroom appeared to have been updated. Although we could hear the TV in an adjacent room; it...

Thank tdavetran
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We were very happy with Quality / Price . The room was a normal size , Queen bed with a good mattress . The TV a little too small but a good selection of channels . Was a slight odor but we got used with it pretty fast. Nice property . I recommend it !

Thank George V
Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This was one of the cleanest smallest rooms, we have ever stayed in! The weather was great. Definitely would not want to be in this room on hot nights as there was no a/c. The queen bed was comfy but like a lot of older motels the walls are not sound proofed. The location is perfect for visiting Tobermory. The...

Thank minetmew
Reviewed 17 September 2016

My wife and I visited Tobermory on a weekday in Sept, Tobermory was very busy and many places were fully booked (book in advance). The Harbourside Motel had a couple of rooms free and for a reasonable $85 for a night. The motel is in a great location 50m from the dockside where the tourist boats moor; it's also 100m...

Thank HereticBalloon
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Quaint hotel overlooking the harbour, well kept and tidy. Large deck overlooking the harbour for sightseeing. Room was great, a bit dated but in good shape, all in working order. Rate was $85 for the night so quite reasonable. We recommend and will stay here again. Some rooms do not have A/C.

Thank Motorbragg
Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here at the end of August for a little family vacation . Though the rooms are a bit dated - the motel and grounds were very clean . We had a room with two double beds and a sofa bed, microwave and mini fridge. Would have liked to have bigger beds but all in all the room was fine...

Thank Guelphite2013
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed here one night before catching the ferry to Manitoulin Island. Great room, comfortable beds, everything in good order. The rooms on the street side have drive up parking and the rooms on the other side face the bay. Quiet, clean, comfortable. What more could one ask?

Thank Alison B
Newmarket, Canada
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We stayed in room 18 for two nights. The room has two single beds and one sofa bed. The sofa bed was so old and uncomfortable that I still have pain in my back. We paid $400 (Thursday and Friday night, it was not even weekend) and I think that for such an accomodation it was a rip off. Room...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are conveniently located on picturesque Little Tub Harbour. We are the closest motel to the Chi-Cheemaun ferry dock and just steps away from the downtown section of Tobermory. We have thirty-six units with a variety of water views and facilities, including some with kitchenettes. All units have cable TV, electric heat and several have air conditioning. (Please note that only the rooms specified have Air Conditioning.) The Harbourside Motel has several patio areas where you can enjoy watching the hustle and bustle of Little Tub Harbour. Enjoy a picnic under our shade trees or soak up the sun as you lounge in one of the motel's many wooden chairs. Blue Heron Cruises tour boats leave from the same property. Blue Heron Cruises offers glass-bottom and jet boat cruises of the Shipwrecks in Big Tub Harbour and tours though Fathom Five National Marine Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbourside Motel

Address: 24 Carlton Street | Ontario, Tobermory, Ontario N0H 2R0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Bruce County > Tobermory
Price Range: ₹ 2,941 - ₹ 9,558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
Harbourside Hotel Tobermory
Harbourside Motel Tobermory, Ontario
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Tobermory
#5 Romantic Hotel in Tobermory
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“Room 35, 34, 36 are all good.”
 of 5 bubbles nelsonw455, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best view is facing the harbour .”
 of 5 bubbles ACHOI, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go online to book your room. They offer a map of the entire motel and description of each room; so you can choose exactly what you prefer.”
 of 5 bubbles tdavetran, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had Room 25.”
 of 5 bubbles minetmew, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 35 is upstairs and has balcony view, balcony entrance, kitchen, close to stores, less noise and great AC”
 of 5 bubbles azn_popcorn, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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