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1 bedroom, premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.3/5 Excellent
406 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

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Popular LocationHighland Village Museum1 min walk
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Popular LocationWashabuck River Nature Reserve34 min drive

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About this area

Iona

Located in Iona, The Iona Heights Inn is near the beach. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Highland Village Museum, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Washabuck River Nature Reserve and MacRitchies Brook Nature Reserve.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Highland Village Museum - 1 min walk
  • Gillis Point Lighthouse - 16 min drive
  • Mary Harper Nature Reserve - 25 min drive
  • Wagmatcook Culture and Heritage Centre - 31 min drive
  • Washabuck River Nature Reserve - 34 min drive

Getting around

  • Sydney, NS (YQY) - 72 min drive

Restaurants

  • Frolic & Folk Pub & Grill — 1 min walk

About this property

The Iona Heights Inn

3.5-star, family-friendly inn near Bras d'Or Lake
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free inn has a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, spa services and a business centre. All 21 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Guests will also find premium bedding, hairdryers and ironing boards.
The Iona Heights Inn offers 21 forms of air-conditioned accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with pay-per-view films.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries. This Iona inn provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in June 2015.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free 24-hour return airport shuttle
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–1:00 PM: CAD 4-16 for adults and CAD 4-12 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room
  • Concerts/live shows
  • Evening entertainment
  • Fitness centre
  • Playground
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free babysitting/childcare
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Corner/local shop

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (500 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Picnic area

Spa

  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - swedish
  • Massage - Thai

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Free rollaway beds
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 9:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 19

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CAD 25.00, per pet, per stay, plus a deposit of CAD 25.00 per stay
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free rollaway/extra beds!
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

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Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between CAD 4 and CAD 16 for adults, and CAD 4 and CAD 12 for children (approximately)
  • Pet deposit: CAD 25.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: CAD 25.00 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Iona Heights Inn
Heights Inn
Iona Heights
Highland Heights Hotel Cape Breton Island

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Iona Heights Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Iona Heights Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Iona Heights Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this inn pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a deposit of CAD 25.00 per stay and a fee of CAD 25.00 per pet, per stay.
How much is parking at The Iona Heights Inn?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Iona Heights Inn?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 9:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does this inn provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle.
Where is The Iona Heights Inn located?
This family-friendly Iona inn is located near the beach, just steps away from Bras d'Or Lake and Highland Village Museum. Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site is 31.9 mi (51.3 km) away.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Iona Heights Inn

4.3
Excellent
5 - Excellent
189
4 - Good
160
3 - Okay
43
2 - Mediocre
11
1 - Poor
3
4.5
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.2
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay!

It was a pleasant stay. People were extremely helpful and very friendly. Food was great as well as the price.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019