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Amherst Nova Scotia Accommodations

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If you're looking for a place to relax and enjoy some stunning scenery, Amherst is definitely worth a visit. Situated on the Northumberland Strait in Cumberland County, Amherst offers incredible views of the water and the nearby islands. The town is home to a number of historical sites, including the Amherst Point Bird Sanctuary, which is a must-see for any nature lover. Situated on the Amherst Shore of the Bay of Fundy it is surrounded by stunning scenery. Whether you're a lifelong resident of Cumberland County or a visitor from out of town, the Cumberland County Museum is sure to have something of interest for you. Cumberland County Museum has something for everyone. For the history buff, there are exhibits on the county's role in the Acadian expulsion, the founding of the town of Amherst, and the county's involvement in the two World Wars. For the nature lover, there are displays on the area's wildlife, geology, and climate. And for the art lover, there are temporary exhibitions featuring the work of local artists. More from this guide...

Amherst Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Comfort Inn Amherst : 143 Albion St. South
+1-888-389-4121
143 Albion St. South, Amherst, NS B4H2X2
  • 3-star Downtown hotel
  • Check-in: 13:00
From$80
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Super 8 by Wyndham Amherst Ns : 40 Lord Amherst Dr.
+1-888-675-2083
40 Lord Amherst Dr., Amherst, NS B4H4W6
  • Low-priced Highway property
  • Free breakfast available
  • Great location
  • Is hot eggs
From$83
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Coastal Inn Sackville
+1-800-716-8490
15 Wright St., Sackville, NB E4L4P8 ~10.05 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 3-star Highway hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$99
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Quality Inn Airport - Dieppe
+1-800-805-5223
370 Blvd. Dieppe, Dieppe, NB E1A8H4 ~30.76 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Mid-scale Airport property
  • Fitness center on property
From$80
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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Airport Dieppe, an IHG Hotel : 425 Blvd. Adelard Savoie
+1-888-965-1860
425 Blvd. Adelard Savoie, Dieppe, NB E1A7E6 ~30.92 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Low-priced hotel
From$81
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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Airport Dieppe, an IHG Hotel
+1-888-788-5576
425 Adelard Savoie Blvd., Dieppe, CA E1A7E6 ~30.92 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 3-star Airport hotel
  • Airport shuttle available
From$104
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Auberge Shores Inn & Hotel - Shediac
+1-888-897-9207
634 Main St., Shediac, NB E4P2H3 ~31.13 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Three Star Beach property
  • Has environment-friendly policy Learn more
From$80
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Seelys Motel - Shediac
+1-888-311-4278
21 Bellevue Heights, Shediac, NB E4P1G9 ~31.15 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 3-star Beach property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$80
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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Moncton : 26 Marriott Dr.
+1-888-469-4795
26 Marriott Dr., Moncton, NB E1A 7S4 ~31.32 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Midscale property
  • 22 suites in hotel
From$93
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Hotel Shediac
+1-888-734-9421
222 Belliveau St., Moncton, NB E4P 0M2 ~31.51 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Three Star property
  • 60 rooms in property
From$89
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Wingate by Wyndham Dieppe Moncton
+1-888-841-5292
69 Rue Du Marché, Dieppe, NB E1A9K3 ~31.80 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Four star Downtown property
  • Has environment-friendly policy Read more
From$75
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Chateau Moncton Trademark Collection by Wyndham in Moncton
+1-888-455-5160
100 Main St., Moncton, NB E1C1B9 ~32.46 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Four-star Downtown hotel
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Excellent business hotel
  • Air conditioning was criticized by 86%
From$111
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Coastal Inn Moncton Dieppe in Moncton
+1-888-965-8297
502 Kennedy St., Moncton, NB E1A5Y7 ~32.47 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 3 star Downtown hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 pm
  • Rooms need regular maintenance
  • Great location
From$80
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Rodd Moncton
+1-888-906-6358
434 Main St., Moncton, NB E1C1B9 ~32.57 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Mid-scale Downtown property
  • Check in: 15:00
From$80
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Residence Inn by Marriott Moncton in Moncton
+1-888-749-6785
600 Main St., Moncton, NB E1C0M6 ~32.66 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 3-star property
  • 6 floors in hotel
  • Average hotel building
  • Good internet service
From$75
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Canvas Moncton Tapestry by Hilton : 55 Queen St.
+1-888-878-9982
55 Queen St., Moncton, NB E1C1K2 ~32.74 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Three Star Downtown hotel
  • 48 suites in property
From$90
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Best Western Plus Moncton in Moncton
+1-888-389-4485
300 Lewisville Rd., Moncton, NB E1A 5Y4 ~32.75 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 4-star Airport hotel
  • Fitness center on property
  • Most guests said rooms were clean
  • Breakfast is mediocre
From$164
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Delta Hotels by Marriott Beausejour : 750 Main St.
+1-888-389-4121
750 Main St., Moncton, NB E1C1E6 ~32.78 miles northwest of Amherst
  • High-end Downtown hotel
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • Acceptable breakfast prices
  • Average value
From$102
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Comfort Inn Moncton East - Moncton
+1-888-675-2083
20 Maplewood Dr., Moncton, NB E1A6P9 ~32.78 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Two star Airport hotel
  • 79 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Great shopping
  • Efficient service and good accessibility by car
From$90
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Hyatt Place Moncton / Downtown - Moncton
+1-800-716-8490
1000 Main St., Moncton, NB E1E1G9 ~32.92 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Three Star Downtown property
  • 7 conference rooms in property
  • Fresh pasta
  • Close to the city center
From$80
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Crowne Plaza Moncton-Downtown, an IHG Hotel in Moncton
+1-800-805-5223
1005 Main St., Moncton, NB E1C1G9 ~32.96 miles northwest of Amherst
  • High end Downtown property
  • Gym is available on property
From$125
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V Hotel & Suites in Moncton
+1-888-965-1860
42 Highfield St., Moncton, NB E1C5N3 ~33.03 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Affordable Downtown property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$119
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Midtown Motel & Suites - Moncton
+1-888-788-5576
61 Weldon St., Moncton, NB E1C5V9 ~33.13 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Economical Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 7 suites
  • About half of guests thought the kitchenette was ok
  • Spacious rooms
From$60
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Motel 6 Moncton Nb
+1-888-897-9207
1905 Main St., Moncton, NB E1E1H9 ~33.40 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Low Cost Downtown property
  • 2 floors in property
Motel 6 Moncton New Brunswick in MUNCTON
+1-888-311-4278
1905 Main St., MUNCTON, NEW BRUNSWICK E 1H9 Canada ~33.44 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Cheap hotel
From$60
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Thriftlodge by Wyndham Moncton
+1-888-469-4795
1062 Mountain Rd., Moncton, NB E1C2T1 ~35.06 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Two star property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
Four Points by Sheraton Moncton - Moncton
+1-888-734-9421
40 Lady Ada Blvd., Moncton, NB E1G0E3 ~36.30 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 3 star Suburban property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Read more
  • All guests said the wifi quality was bad
  • No free breakfast
From$130
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Fox Harb' r Resort
+1-888-841-5292
1337 Fox Harbour Rd., Wallace, NS B0K1Y0 ~36.44 miles east of Amherst
  • High-end property
  • Check-in time: 15:00
From$164
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Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Moncton - Moncton
+1-888-455-5160
700 Mapleton Rd., Moncton, NB E1G2K7 ~36.63 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Mid-scale Highway property
  • Free breakfast
From$100
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Travelodge Suites by Wyndham Moncton : 2475 Mountain Rd.
+1-888-965-8297
2475 Mountain Rd., Moncton, NB E1G2J5 ~38.18 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$129
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Amsterdam Inn & Suites Moncton in Moncton
+1-888-906-6358
2550 Mountain Rd., Moncton, NB E1G1B4 ~38.33 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Cheap Highway property
  • 4 suites in hotel
  • Excellent casino hotel
  • Awesome vibe
From$60
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Amsterdam Inn & Suites Moncton - Moncton
+1-888-749-6785
2550 Mountain Rd., Moncton, NB E4G1R3 ~38.33 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 2 star Highway property
  • Check-in time: 3:00PM
  • Great location
  • Great reception
From$99
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Comfort Inn - Moncton
+1-888-878-9982
2495 Mountain Rd., Moncton, NB E1G2W4 ~38.35 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Low priced Highway hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Most guests said rooms were clean enough
  • Best value for money
From$90
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Casino New Brunswick
+1-888-389-4485
21 Casino Dr., Moncton, NB E1G0R7 ~38.36 miles northwest of Amherst
  • High-end Downtown property
  • 31 suites in property
From$90
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Days Inn & Suites Moncton - Moncton
+1-888-389-4121
2515 Mountain Rd., Moncton, NB E1G2W4 ~38.38 miles northwest of Amherst
  • 3-star Resort hotel
  • 8 meeting rooms in property
From$80
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Quality Inn in Moncton
+1-888-675-2083
2530 Mountain Rd., Moncton, NB E1G1B4 ~38.41 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Three Star Highway hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
From$80
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Hotel Moncton
+1-800-716-8490
2779 Mountain Rd., Moncton, NB E1G2W5 ~38.92 miles northwest of Amherst
  • Economical Highway property
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
  • Excellent continental breakfast
  • Most guests said the wifi quality was bad
From$60
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Anchor Motel and Suites : 1963 Rte. 1a
+1-800-805-5223
1963 Rte. 1a, Central Bedeque, PE C0B1G0 ~43.11 miles northeast of Amherst
  • Mid-scale Rural hotel
  • Hotel has 20 rooms
  • Fantastic service
  • Shower/tub combination cracked
From$58
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The Loyalist Country Inn
+1-888-965-1860
195 Heather Moyse Dr., Summerside, PE C1N5R1 ~43.75 miles northeast of Amherst
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 2 suites
From$119
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Causeway Bay Hotel And Convention Centre : 311 Market St.
+1-888-788-5576
311 Market St., Summerside, PE C1N4J8 ~43.92 miles northeast of Amherst
  • Economy Downtown hotel
  • 4 floors in property
  • Location is great
  • Manager goes above and beyond
From$100
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Canadas Best Value Inn & Suites Summerside : 3081 Route 1a
+1-888-897-9207
3081 Route 1a, Central Bedeque, PE C1N4J9 ~44.37 miles northeast of Amherst
  • Economical Highway hotel
  • 12 suites in hotel
  • Great breakfast staff
  • Good kitchenette
From$51
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Quality Inn & Suites Garden of The Gulf
+1-888-311-4278
618 Water St. East, Summerside, PE C1N2V5 ~44.42 miles northeast of Amherst
  • Affordable Downtown property
  • Hotel has 12 suites
  • Breakfast area was small
  • Most guests thought, the hotel was stylish
From$93
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When to Visit Amherst, NS  

The climate of Amherst is humid continental, which means that it experiences four distinct seasons. The average low in winter is 10 F, with the average high in summer reaching 72 F. Spring and fall are pleasant and generally mild. Summer can be hot and humid, and winter can be cold, with temperatures often dipping below freezing. The summer months are particularly lively and welcoming, and the weather is ideal for exploring everything the region has to offer. Apart from the abundance of outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, and swimming, the city hosts several festivals and events, like the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition and the Amherst Concert Series. The spring and fall are wonderful periods to visit Amherst as well. Amherst is a quiet and charming town during the wintertime, and the snow creates a truly magical atmosphere.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Amherst, NS:

Amherst by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts demonstrating mean nightly cost trends by star rating class in Amherst, NS. You can use these charts to determine the most cost effective seasons to stay in Amherst during the year.

Amherst Luxury Stay: 4-Star and 5-Star Hotels 

While browsing for comfortable or premium options in Amherst, you will get plenty of alternatives to choose from. The majority of them are located just steps away from the city's best shopping, dining, and entertainment. Amherst luxury accommodations offer a range of amenities to make your rest here as enjoyable as possible, including on-site restaurants, fitness centers, and spas. And, of course, the friendly and professional staff are always available to help. Each of these resorts provides a unique experience, so if you are searching for a spacious suite to relax in or an inn with all the conveniences, you will easily find something to meet your needs.

Affordable Hotels in Amherst, NS 

3 Star Average Prices: $96.21

There are a number of affordable hotels in Amherst for a comfortable stay. The ocal hotels provide low-cost lodging in a convenient location, few minutes from the town center. Whether you're searching for a basic room or something a little more upscale, you'll find what you're seeking at a price that won't break the bank. Guests can have the benefit of the amenities like free WiFi, free continental breakfast, and some great on-site services. Regardless of your budget, there's sure to be a hotel in Amherst that's ideal for you.

2 Star Average Prices: $155.88

Hotel Discounts in Amherst, NS

Check out our selection of accommodations with discounts available. Whether you're browsing for a luxurious getaway or a simple place to rest your head, we have a good option waiting for you. Among other offers, there's a variety of packages for guests, including a family vacation package, and a business travel package. Additionally, check our site often as deals change frequently.

Events, Sites and Culture of Amherst, NS 

Amherst's cultural life is extremely engaging and definitely outstanding. From world-famous landmarks to quaint art galleries and lively events. Start from the Spencer's Island Lighthouse, one of the most iconic sites nearby Amherst. Standing tall since 1904 it has become a symbol of the region's rich maritime history. It is a popular spot for photography. To get further into the county's past, check out the Cumberland County Museum & Archives, which features permanent and temporary historical exhibits, as well as a research center and library. And don't miss out on Joggins Fossil Centre nearby, a world-renowned paleontological research and education facility. The Centre is dedicated to the study and preservation of the incredible Fossil Cliffs, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. If you're interested in seeing some local art, the Amherst Artisan Gallery is a great spot to get a taste of it. The gallery features a wide array of art and handmade goods, including paintings, pottery, jewelry, woodwork, and more. On top of that, there are lots of events and festivals going on throughout the year in the area.

Come Play a Round of Golf at Amherst Golf Club!

Amherst Golf Club is a great destination to enjoy a round of golf. This 9-hole course is situated on the Northumberland Strait and offers stunning views of the Cumberland Basin. The course is well-groomed and offers a challenging round of golf for players of all skill levels.

FAQs about hotels in Amherst

What are the most favored hotels in Amherst?

Wingate by Wyndham Dieppe Moncton, Super 8 by Wyndham Amherst Ns and Coastal Inn Sackville are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most luxurious hotels in Amherst?

Wingate by Wyndham Dieppe Moncton, Chateau Moncton Trademark Collection by Wyndham and Best Western Plus Moncton are the top 3 luxury hotels near Amherst city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Amherst?

Comfort Inn Amherst, Super 8 by Wyndham Amherst Ns, and Coastal Inn Sackville are the properties closest to Amherst city center.

What are the most popular independent hotels in Amherst?

Coastal Inn Sackville, Auberge Shores Inn & Hotel and Coastal Inn Moncton Dieppe are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels in Amherst?

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Moncton, Chateau Moncton Trademark Collection by Wyndham and Residence Inn by Marriott Moncton are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Amherst?

Quality Inn Airport, Quality Inn & Suites Garden of The Gulf and Comfort Inn Amherst are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels in Amherst?

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Airport Dieppe, an IHG Hotel, Crowne Plaza Moncton-Downtown, an IHG Hotel and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Airport Dieppe, an IHG Hotel are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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