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4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Parking Available
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationHector Heritage Quay2 min walk
    Popular LocationNorthumberland Fisheries Museum3 min walk
    Popular LocationDeCoste Entertainment Centre4 min walk

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  • Room, 1 Queen Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 165 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Room, Multiple Beds

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 180 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsRoom, Multiple Beds

About this area


The Scotsman Inn is located by the sea and in a walkable area with good shopping. Hector Heritage Quay and Northumberland Fisheries Museum are cultural highlights, while DeCoste Entertainment Centre is a notable landmark. Magic Valley Fun Park and Sports Hall of Fame are also worth visiting.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Hector Heritage Quay - 2 min walk
  • Northumberland Fisheries Museum - 3 min walk
  • DeCoste Entertainment Centre - 4 min walk
  • McCulloch Heritage Centre - 15 min walk
  • McCulloch House Museum - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.) - 87 min drive

About this property

The Scotsman Inn

3-star bed & breakfast near Hector Heritage Quay
Along with a meeting room, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has concierge services and a library. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include express check-in, express check-out and tour/ticket assistance. All 10 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find showers and free toiletries.
The Scotsman Inn offers 10 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and free toiletries. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–9:30 AM


  • Library
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • Designated smoking areas
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower


  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker



Check-in between 4 PM and 7:00 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 11 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

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

One child 11 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Property is also known as

Auberge Walker Inn Pictou
The Scotsman Inn Pictou
Auberge Walker Pictou
Auberge Walker
Auberge Walker Inn Pictou, Nova Scotia
Scotsman Inn Pictou
Scotsman Inn
Scotsman Pictou
The Scotsman Inn Bed & breakfast
The Scotsman Inn Bed & breakfast Pictou

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Scotsman Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Scotsman Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Scotsman Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Scotsman Inn?
As of Sep 25, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Scotsman Inn on Sep 26, 2020 start from CA $118, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Scotsman Inn pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Scotsman Inn?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Scotsman Inn?
Check-in is from 4 PM to 7:00 PM.
What time is check-out at The Scotsman Inn?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is The Scotsman Inn located?
Situated by the sea, this bed & breakfast is steps away from Hector Heritage Quay and Northumberland Fisheries Museum. DeCoste Entertainment Centre and McCulloch Heritage Centre are also within 15 minutes.
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
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It was a great old building with fantastic owners who were willing to sit and chat about their lives.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Great rooms with very comfortable beds, super hospitality from Sandy.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Warm hospitality, fun stories, helpful travel tip!
Friendly and entertaining stay in a cute, historical building in town!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Would go Back if we are in the Area. I recommend.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

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