Places to stay in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

We currently have 49 accommodations in and around Lunenburg with other regional listings available for Motor Inns, Bed & Breakfasts, RV parks, Hotels and other properties. You can filter listings by the available types:

Lunenburg is a town in Nova Scotia, registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and was the winner of the Prettiest Painted Places in Canada. A view from Lunenburg's beautiful waterfront today will take in many established marine industries. A diversified economy based on the fisheries, tourism and manufacturing has become firmly entrenched in Lunenburg. Enjoy historic architecture, working waterfront, walking tours, seafood and local specialties, +180 shops and services, fine art, golf courses, festivals, Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic, Knaut Rhuland House Museum and Capt. Angus J. Walters House Museum and many other attractions. Places to eat in the region include Bluenose Lodge Casual Dining, Good Luck Restaurant, J3 Pizza, and Fleur de Sel.

Wondering where to stay? Lodging options in the town are mainly limited to Bed and Breakfast type accommodations, though there are a few nearby hotels. If you are travelling in the area, Lunenburg is located close to Stanford Lake, Porter Cove, Broad Cove, Martins River and Southern Head.

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Selected and best reviewed properties in Lunenburg

Photograph of Bonnie's Down Home Country Bed & Breakfast, Lunenburg

The Bonnie's Down Home Country Bed & Breakfast

10 OUT OF 10 Hi Bonnie and Wayne! Just wanted to say what a lovely room and wonderful bed we enjoyed at your B&B last week while in Lunenburg to celebrate my Dad's 91st b-day. We were made to feel right at home and welcome- especially as Wayne had to come out in the night and find us and lead us home AND to .....
Photograph of Jibstay Lodging, Lunenburg

The Jibstay Lodging

Bask in the outstanding views of Lunenburg from The Westhoeffer Place's penthouse style apartments, offering premier accommodation in Old Town Lunenburg. Sit back and watch the yachts, tallships and working fishing boats drift in and out of the harbour. Plan to play a game of golf on the course .....

Photograph of Greybeard's B&B, Lunenburg

The Greybeard's B&B

"Our house was built in 1887 for Captain William Howard Hebb (1863-1947) of Lunenburg," says Bob. See photo and partial newspaper clipping below. "For 25 years Captain Hebb commanded Brigs and three-masted schooners to many ports of the world, having the reputation of being one of the leading deep .....

Photograph of Arbor View Inn, Lunenburg

The Arbor View Inn

Nestled on a tree lined acre estate overlooking the historic Town of Lunenburg, you will find the Arbor View Inn. With garden paths and quiet seclusion we offer a sanctuary from the travels of the day, where one can unwind and plan for what the area has to offer, or simply watch the day slip into .....

Photograph of Mariner King Inn, Lunenburg

The Mariner King Inn

The historic architecture of our Inn means that our rooms and suites are truly unique. Rooms differ in size and layout but all offer tasteful décor and our Attic suite offers a private balcony. The Reception desk is located in the main building as well as the Parlor, where you can enjoy a cup of .....

Photograph of Alicion Bed & Breakfast, Lunenburg

The Alicion Bed & Breakfast

Alicion Bed & Breakfast joins an emerging trend in the evolution of eco-friendly B&Bs. We promote the preservation of this gracious and historic estate while embracing green products and practices. For uncompromising comfort all 4 rooms are spacious and all with large private en suites. Orginally, .....

Photograph of The Boscawen Inn, Lunenburg

The Boscawen Inn

Centrally located in the heart of "Old Town" Lunenburg, the Boscawen Inn is perched on a steep site overlooking the harbour to the south and the municipal park to the north. This Victorian mansion was built in 1888 by Senator H.A.N. Kaulbach, one of the most influential figures in Lunenburg's .....

Photograph of Blyth House Apartment, Lunenburg

The Blyth House Apartment

You are going to love spending time in our town. Lunenburg has over 250 years of history with a wealth of it still around to experience in architecture and at the Fisheries Museum. We also have a thriving artistic community and many talented people - artists, performers and musicians alike, .....

Other local Lunenburg information and places to visit.

  • Longitude: -64°19'7.8074
  • Latitude: 44°22'37.219

Things to see and do

North Shore Canadian Art

Located at 8 Linden Avenue. Inuit Soapstone Carvings, Historically important paintings, etchings and woodblocks by listed Canadian artists c.1860-1975.

Artchoices At Sue Beaver's Place

Located at 251 Lincoln Street. ArtChoices at Sue Beaver’s Place is a small gallery in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia featuring an eclectic mix of emerging and established Nova Scotian artists. There are watercolours, oils, acrylics, baskets, jewellery, and more.

Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic

Located at 68 Bluenose Drive, PO Box 1363. The breath-taking Lunenburg waterfront is the home of the world-class Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic. This Museum commemorates the fishing heritage of the Atlantic Coast of Canada. Housed in brightly painted red buildings, with floating vessels at wharfside, the Museum offers a host of attractions and nautical Gift Shop.

Chester Playhouse

Located at 22 Pleasant Street. The village of Chester is a seaside resort with a small year round population that more than doubles in July and August. The Chester Playhouse, on the main street, was originally a movie theatre built in 1938 and converted for live entertainment in 1963 when the Chester Jesters presented the first summer productions on stage.

Nearby towns

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Closed, unlisted or renamed properties

  • Little Lake Family Campground located at Centre - may now be known as Little Lake Family Campground.
  • Boatbuilder's Cottage located at 29 Falkland Street closed or delisted.
  • Beach Haven located at P.O Box 814 closed or delisted.
  • The Senator Bed and Breakfast located at 66 McDonald Street - may now be known as Alicion Bed & Breakfast.
  • Summer House Bed & Breakfast located at 149 Lawrence Street closed or delisted.
  • Buttercup Cottage located at 410 Herman's Island Road closed or delisted.
  • The Anchorage at Deep Cove Vacation Rentals located at Deep Cove Road closed or delisted.
  • Prince's Inlet Retreat located at 135 Hermans Island Road - may now be known as Prince's Inlet Retreat.
  • Rose Garden Bed & Breakfast located at 6 Lorne Street closed or delisted.
  • Amber House Bed and Breakfast located at 67 Dufferin Street closed or delisted.