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

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About this area


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


  • 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

Business-friendly motel in a rural location
Consider a stay at Fair Isle Motel and take advantage of a terrace, a garden, and a playground. In addition to laundry facilities and a snack bar/deli, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also find perks like:
  • A seasonal outdoor pool
  • Free self parking
  • Barbecue grills, express check-out, and smoke-free premises
  • Tour/ticket assistance and luggage storage
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the helpful staff and location
Room features
All guestrooms at Fair Isle Motel offer comforts such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with deep soaking tubs and free toiletries
  • 32-42-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, microwaves, and electric kettles

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


  • 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


  • No elevators

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English


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


  • 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


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains


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


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

Food and drink

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


  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Window screens

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


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 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



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%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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

4/5 Good

Traveled with group, Traveled with family
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

Traveled 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

Traveled 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

Traveled 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