Fair Isle Motel

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Fridge, microwave, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle
1 bedroom, desk, blackout drapes, free WiFi

Overview of Fair Isle Motel

Fair Isle Motel

2.5 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
9557 Highway 105, Whycocomagh, NS, B0E 3M0

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWhycocomagh Provincial Park13 min walk
  • Popular LocationOrangedale Railway Station Museum12 min drive
  • Popular LocationTrout Brook Provincial Park17 min drive
  • AirportPort Hawkesbury, NS (YPS)31 min drive

About this area

Whycocomagh

Located in Whycocomagh, Fair Isle Motel is in a rural area. Orangedale Railway Station Museum and St. Marys Parish are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Whycocomagh Provincial Park and MacDonalds Pond Nature Reserve.

What's nearby

  • Whycocomagh Provincial Park - 13 min walk
  • Orangedale Railway Station Museum - 12 min drive
  • Wagmatcook Culture and Heritage Centre - 15 min drive
  • Trout Brook Provincial Park - 17 min drive
  • Mother of Sorrows Pioneer Shrine - 30 min drive

Getting around

  • Sydney, NS (YQY) - 92 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Farmer's Daughter Country Market — 11 min walk
  • Vi's Restaurant — 12 min walk
  • Auld Brass Door — 16 min walk

About this property

Fair Isle Motel

Motel with free parking, near Bras d'Or Lake
Along with a snack bar/deli, this smoke-free motel has a seasonal outdoor pool and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, express check-out, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden are onsite. All 20 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee makers.
Fair Isle Motel offers 20 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs.

This Whycocomagh motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the motel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Things to do

  • Playground
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Trampoline

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-42-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Saturday (9:00 AM - 9:00 PM) and Sunday - Sunday (10:00 AM - 9:00 PM)
Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between October 31 and May 31.

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval

Pets

Pets stay free
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host
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
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from June to September
Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Property is also known as

Fair Isle Motel Whycocomagh
Fair Isle Whycocomagh
Fair Isle Motel Whycocomagh Cape Breton Island Nova Scotia
Fair Isle Motel Motel
Fair Isle Motel Whycocomagh
Fair Isle Motel Motel Whycocomagh

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 91 out of 196 reviews
5 - Excellent 46%
Rating 4 - Good. 84 out of 196 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 13 out of 196 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 196 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 196 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Liked the view, mattress was excellent, and parking right in front of your room. Incredibly friendly staff.. a local Cape Bretoner. Only suggestion is to put a light on your sign out front. It was foggy and I drove by it.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Greeted by a friendly smile and a friendly cat!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Location was convient. The staff was very friendly. Little noisy at night. Think it may have been from the laundry room close to the room.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything was available good place to stay and manager was very friendly. It was great experience
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021