40 Lord Amherst Dr., Amherst, NS B4H4W6 Canada (CAN)
2.0 Star Highway Hotel
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  • Includes an indoor swimming pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 11.1%!
  • 50 rooms in hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Check-out time: 11am
  • Group score of 8.6/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King and 1 Double Bed Suite Breakfast Free WiFi
Check Rates1 King Bed Room Breakfast Free WiFi
Check Rates1 King Bed Room with Free Superstart Breakfast
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite with 1 Double Sized Pull Out Couch
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed Accessible Room Breakfast Free WiFi
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Check RatesJacuzzi Suite 1 King Bed with Double Pullout Microfridge Hairdryer Coffee Maker High Speed
Check RatesRoom with 1 King Bed Microfridge Coffee Maker Hair Dryer High Speed Wired and Wireless
Check RatesRoom with 1 Queen Bed Wheelchair Accessible Microfridge Coffee Maker Hair Dryer High Spe
Check RatesRoom with 2 Queen Beds Microfridge Coffee Maker Hair Dryer High Speed Wired and Wireless
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Local Attractions

Not only is Amherst a well-known border town, it is also the convergence of the Sunrise and Glooscap Trails, two of Nova Scotia's most popular scenic routes. Popular attractions located near our Amherst hotel include:Cumberland County MuseumJoggins Fossil CentreAmherst Point Bird SanctuaryAmherst Shore Provincial ParkTidnish Dock Provincial ParkNorthport BeachHeather BeachAmherst Town MuralCumberland Regional Health Care CentreCity HallMovie TheatreAmherst Centre MallAmherst Curling ClubAmherst Golf ClubAmherst StadiumAnne Murray MuseumSpringhill Miner's MuseumParrsboro TidesFort BeausejourMount Allison UniversitySackville Waterfowl ParkSki Wentworth.Amherst's FestivalsA number of exciting and memorable festivals take place in Amherst and surrounding Cumberland County each year, and you're invited to check out the entertainment first hand.Popular events include:Annual Highland Golf Classic - AugustMaritime Ride for Sight -

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Customer Reviews of Super 8 Amherst

4.0 out of 5. Based on 457 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Discover the lovely town of Amherst.. situated near the Nova Scotia/New Brunswick border and serves as the gateway to Nova Scotia from all points west. Amherst is considered to be the commercial centre for Cumberland County and is 214 kilometers north of Halifax, 64 kilometers southeast of Moncton, New Brunswick and 576 kilometers north of Bangor, Maine. Super 8 Motel Amherst is pleased to offer an indoor water park featuring 80 foot water slide, a wading area with water umbrella and hot tub! Our services also include free parking, Smoking and Non Smoking facility, Complimentary SuperStart Breakfast, complimentary local and operator assisted telephone calls, and coin-operated guest laundry, complimentary Premium commerical Free movie Station.All rooms are equipped with a 25" remote cable TV, mini-fridge, microwave, coffee/tea maker and hair dryer, iron and iron Board, also a in room safe. All guest rooms are also equipped with high speed internet access as well as a data-port for dial-up internet services.At the Super 8 Motel - Amherst we are pleased to offer a 310 square feet,room to accomodate your meeting or conference needs.Hope to See you Along the Way!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3pm
Check Out:11am
Year of Last Renovation:2004
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:47
Handicap Rooms:3
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:1 View Spaces
Meeting Space:750 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars: 1.2 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 5.6 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.2 Mi
Pool Info:
Indoor heated pool, 80' water slide, water features & hot tub. Open from 7am till 10 pm daily.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation policy for Individual bookings is 4 pm of Date of arrival to avoid credit card charge.Group bookings are 72 Hour cancellation policy of date of arrival to avoid credit card charge.
Nightly Parking:$0.0
Total Taxes:15.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Food and Beverage Service Charge:15.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 4.68 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:13.50 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 9.99 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 9.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 4.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 3.50 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:10.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 1.75 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 1.75 Per Person

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets are permitted with permission a $ 15 pet fee is charged per night per pet plus applicable taxes.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Currency exchange
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe in rooms
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Closest Airport; Moncton,New BrunswickDistance;Approximately 45 minute driveNext Closest Airport; Halifax International AirportDistance; Approximately 2 hour Drive

Local Shuttle Info: Taxis are available for a cost flat fare.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary continental breakfast with Hot Items is included with you stay.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary high speed internet access WI-FI . Throughout the Hotel

About Super 8

  • Comfortable and affordable accomodations
  • Over 2,000 locations in North America and China
  • Free high-speed internet and cable TV with premium channels in all guestrooms
  • Free continental breakfast served every morning
  • Free coffee in-room and in the lobby

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Super 8 Amherst

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Super 8 Amherst.

Feel free to use the Super 8 Amherst meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Amherst event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Cumberland Room 30 x 25 x 10 750--/----30302016--/--42----
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Cumberland Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
750 Sq. Mi
30 x 25 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
C$90.00 CAD
Full Day Rental:
C$145.00 CAD
Evening Rental:
C$90.00 CAD

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