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St. Anthony, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Martin Arms in September of 2016. Let's just say ,it was the first and last time. We booked king size room and we got a queen size. When we called the front desk ,she blamed another staff member but still did not apologize or give a discount. The room was OK (Better than...

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Bridgewater, Canada
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We haven't been to The Martin Arms in about three years. We were amazed at the transformation. They have done a beautiful job of fixing it up. The rooms are comfortable and I loved the soaker tubs in the bathroom.

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Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We spent one night at The Martin Arms while visiting beautiful Cape Breton. I would not recommend it. Good points are; location, nice floors and enough hot water. Negatives were the TV didn't work, only the music channel, which meant we went to bed early. It was freezing when we entered the room with the A/C set at 17 C....

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Thank SueOborn
Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We were here on a weekend when all accommodation was booked in Sydney, so the price we paid was acceptable, however in general, the price was a bit high for the accommodation compared to other places we stayed on our two week trip. The rooms have been partially renovated, and have nice newer hardwood floors. The bathrooms have a partial...

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Thank judygraham01
Lower Sackville
Reviewed 2 October 2016

My husband and I stayed at this motel because we were attending a wedding. I had to book a room at the last minute and I was leery about the accommodations after reading several reviews. After checking in, I was apprehensive to see the room, but what a nice surprise when I opened the door. the first thing I noticed,...

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Thank briarwoodrose
Oxford, Canada
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Well when we arrived greeted my a lovely receptionist named nicki I believe ...we had only booked 1 room and decided on a second , she did all she could to accomadate us and as fast and efficiently as possible .You could tell when we got to the rooms there was small cosmetic repairs needed but nothing serious. The room...

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Thank beckymac1962
Windsor, Canada
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The first thing I would like to point out is I am by far the least critical person when it comes to staying in hotels. I usually opt for the lowest costing and have stayed at some pretty shabby places over the years but this by far takes the cake! A friend and I took a road trip to Nova...

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Thank Ashley J
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Good value! We were on a family road trip. Room was comfortable and mostly clean, save for some dust in the corners beside bed. Staff was very friendly and check in was fast and painless. I was impressed by the air conditioning unit in the room, very quiet and had a remote!

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Thank David R
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We were in room #206, very clean, spacious (as well the bathroom). Nice restaurants around, safe location. The staff is nice. They dont offer any breakfast only coffee. I recommend this hotel. The parking lot is big and near the rooms.

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Thank vulpy
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Nice but not perfect. Easy to get to from the 4 highway. The outside front is nice, the back gives a nice view from the river. The place near the reception is nice, renovated, but a different story from the back when getting to the room, needs to be upgraded for the overall experience. Friendly staff ; free wifi ;...

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Address: 100 Kings Rd, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 1A1, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Sydney
Price Range: £62 - £76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Martin Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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“Rooms on the back side overlook the water. Nice.”
 of 5 bubbles judygraham01, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book a room on the higher floors.”
 of 5 bubbles briarwoodrose, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Second floor, room 206”
 of 5 bubbles vulpy, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Small fridge included ; the back part of the hotel needs renovation, but the room is better.”
 of 5 bubbles benoits759, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the room before you pay”
 of 5 bubbles Ardenodians, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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