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4-minute walk from waterfront, free breakfast, clean rooms, a few staff concerns

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free parking
  • Many guests were pleased with their clean and comfortable rooms
  • The hotel's breakfast was found to be delicious by reviewers
  • Several lodgers were pleased with the hotel's central locale and proximity to the waterfront
Cons
  • A few guests found the staff to be impersonal and unavailable
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Mar 19, 2014
Overview
Located about a 4-minute walk from St. Peter's Marina and a 3-minute walk from its city centre, the Marina Cove Inn is suitable for travellers who prefer a centrally located bed and breakfast hotel with free Wi-Fi, a free breakfast and easy access to the waterfront.

Each of this smoke-free hotel's guest rooms comes equipped with free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a CD player, a coffeemaker and a private or en suite bathroom with a hair dryer. The hotel is not wheelchair accessible.

Hotel amenities include a terrace, a common fridge and microwave, free parking and a free breakfast, which is served at The MacDonald Country Inn (about a 2-minute walk from the hotel). Pets are not permitted.

Battery Provincial Park is roughly 12 minutes away on foot, while Dundee Golf Club can be found 35 minutes away by car. St. Peter's Canal is about a 4-minute drive from the hotel and Port Hawkesbury Airport (YPS) is a 40-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
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The Good
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's rooms, breakfast and location.

Many lodgers praised their accommodations at the hotel. They described their rooms as clean, unique, nicely furnished and well equipped, with comfortable beds and bedding and reliable Wi-Fi.

The hotel's breakfast was enjoyed by several reviewers, who described it as delicious, great and fantastic. One patron remarked, "Breakfast was provided at our host's other property a few doors down the street in the pleasant dining room of another inn. It was fantastic, as was the dinner we ate there. There's somebody special in this kitchen".

Several guests were pleased with the hotel's location. They described it as central and close to restaurants, attractions, St. Peter's Marina and Cabot Trail.
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The Bad
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few complaints about the hotel's staff.

Although some guests found the staff to be friendly and helpful, some reviewers were disappointed with the level of customer service they received during their stay. They found the staff to be impersonal and unavailable, and said they did not provide essential information about the hotel upon arrival.
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Sources
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #3 of 3 St. Peter's B&B and Inns with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 from 17 reviews.
Editor's Analysis by Erin H.
Analyzed by Erin H.
Erin loves to travel, and considers it her personal mission to help fellow travellers get the inside scoop, both good and bad, on Canadian Hotels.
Location
Map Marker Marina Cove Inn
9329 Pepperell Street, St. Peter's, NS