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Popular hotels in Amherst, NS

Discover well-known properties in Amherst, NS that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 9 hotels in Amherst, NS and price data was last updated on 16 May 2024. The average price for a hotel in Amherst, NS is C$ 150/night.
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40 Lord Amherst Drive, Amherst, NS, Canada
Super 8 by Wyndham Amherst NS Hotel is located in Amherst and provides water slides, an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, meeting rooms and an express check-in and check-out feature.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.3
Excellent
451 reviews
Location
3.1 km from city centre
C$ 186
143 South Albion St., Amherst, NS, Canada
Comfort Inn Amherst is located in Amherst and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides a designated smoking area, a business centre and a 24-hour reception.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.8
Good
250 reviews
Location
2.0 km from city centre
C$ 181
1539 Southampton Rd, Amherst, NS, Canada
Travelodge by Wyndham Amherst is located in Amherst and features an indoor pool and free Wi-Fi. Its premium amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.0
Good
377 reviews
Location
3.4 km from city centre
C$ 144
5091 Hwy 366, Amherst, NS, Canada
Amherst Shore Country Inn is located in Baie Verte and offers free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
9.4
Excellent
25 reviews
Location
25.1 km from city centre
C$ 223

Tips for booking hotels in Amherst, NS

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Amherst, NS. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 16 May 2024.
Cheapest month:December
Most expensive month:September
Average price in Amherst:C$ 150/night
Cheapest price found:C$ 74/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
C$ 115 - C$ 164
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C$ 88 - C$ 172
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Hotel prices in Amherst, NS

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Amherst to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Amherst at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 16 May 2024.
Hotels located in the Amherst area sorted by price and hotel class. We've highlighted the most popular properties according to our users as well as the best value within each hotel class.
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40 Lord Amherst Drive, Amherst, NS, Canada
C$ 186
143 South Albion St., Amherst, NS, Canada
C$ 181
1539 Southampton Rd, Amherst, NS, Canada
C$ 144
4 stars
4 stars +
5091 Hwy 366, Amherst, NS, Canada
C$ 223

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Where to stay in Amherst, NS

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About Amherst, NS

Amherst is located on the Cumberland Basin, where an 18th-century fortification and war memorials meet a locally-focused museum and a bird sanctuary. Nature lovers will enjoy the surrounding protected wildlife areas, while foodies can indulge in a range of inviting restaurants.

Things to do in Amherst

Discover more about the township and surrounding region at the Cumberland County Museum & Archives, where you can explore a wealth of historical exhibits, including old toys, cribs and personal belongings in a heritage house. Afterwards, visit the iconic World Wars Memorial to pay respects to fallen soldiers at this prominent statue.

Do you love getting out into the outdoors? Head to the Amherst Point Bird Sanctuary to spot a range of migratory birds in a diverse environment. Alternatively, venture to the Chignecto National Wildlife Area to see numerous types of birds, such as mallards, black ducks, northern pintails and ring-necked ducks. The wildlife area offers immersive walking trails that wind past tranquil lakes and ponds.

You’ll find numerous dining opportunities within Amherst’s downtown core, including the local favourite, Elmtree Tavern, and Bambino's Pizzeria & Fine Food. Head to Duncan's Pub for cold beer and cocktails or visit the Art of Eating Deli Coffee Shop for sweet treats and fresh sandwiches.

Don’t miss seeing the fascinating Fort Beauséjour, an expansive five-bastioned fort dating back to the 18th century. It’s also home to an on-site museum filled with antiques and historical artefacts. It’s a short drive from the Tintamarre National Wildlife Area, where you can explore enthralling hiking trails and spot unique birdlife.

Getting around Amherst

Amherst is connected to surrounding Canadian cities via the Trans-Canada Highway 104 and is serviced by long-distance buses. You can easily explore the main parts of town on foot or use a car to venture further afield.

Facts about staying in Amherst, NS

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Amherst to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 16 May 2024.
  • What are the best hotels in Amherst?

    One of the most popular hotels in Amherst is Travelodge by Wyndham Amherst, which has been reviewed by 377 users and currently has a rating of 7.0/10. Other top-rated locations include Super 8 Amherst and Comfort Inn Amherst, which have received 8.3/10 and 7.8/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • How much do hotels in Amherst cost?

    The average price of a hotel in Amherst is C$ 170 per night, based on the last 3 days’ data.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Amherst?

    C$ 72/night is the cheapest price found for a hotel in Amherst by HotelsCombined users over the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a hotel in Amherst tonight?

    Amherst hotels start at C$ 74 for tonight; however accommodations will average about C$ 174. Many 4-star stays can be found in Amherst tonight, with prices starting at C$ 223. These prices were found on HotelsCombined within the last 72 hours.

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