Fair Isle Motel

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
1 bedroom, desk, blackout drapes, free WiFi
1 bedroom, desk, blackout drapes, free WiFi

Overview of Fair Isle Motel

Fair Isle Motel

2.5 star property

4.4/5 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
Map
9557 Highway 105, Whycocomagh, NS, B0E 3M0

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWhycocomagh Provincial Park13 min walk
  • Popular LocationMacDonalds Pond Nature Reserve11 min drive
  • Popular LocationMacRitchies Brook Nature Reserve24 min drive
  • AirportPort Hawkesbury, NS (YPS)31 min drive

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About this area

Whycocomagh

Located in Whycocomagh, Fair Isle Motel is in a rural area. While the natural beauty of Whycocomagh Provincial Park and MacDonalds Pond Nature Reserve can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can check out Trout Brook Provincial Park.

What's nearby

  • Whycocomagh Provincial Park - 13 min walk
  • MacDonalds Pond Nature Reserve - 11 min drive
  • Orangedale Railway Station Museum - 20 min drive
  • Seal Cove Nature Reserve - 22 min drive
  • MacRitchies Brook Nature Reserve - 24 min drive

Getting around

  • Sydney, NS (YQY) - 92 min drive

Restaurants

  • Farmer's Daughter - 12 min walk
  • Auld Brass Door - 16 min walk
  • Iron Mountain Lodge & Pub - 9 min drive

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.
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.

Languages

English

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
  • Pool gate
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Trampoline

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

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

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)
  • Private bathroom
  • 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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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 welcome, and 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

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
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

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

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 114 out of 230 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 93 out of 230 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 15 out of 230 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 230 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 230 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.4/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Down east hospitality
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Love the updates. Comfortable and beautiful inside
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It’s a little dated but beyond comfortable. Beds are comfortable, sheets are crisp. Very clean. Staff are wonderful. Pet friendly and no extra charge! I would definitely stay here again
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Family -friendly
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very friendly staff and the location is perfect for someone who likes the outdoor activities such as trails walking and swimming. The rooms are very well equipped and very spacious. Great view from your room.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Very large space. Trampoline was a good surprise for our young one. It had all amenities.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great staff! Very clean and cosy room. We will definitely return.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very clean and friendly staff
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Friendly manager, nice space for large family. While property is older, the room is clean and comfortable
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022