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Tara Inn

2-star2 stars
917 East River Rd, New Glasgow, NS, B2H 3S5, Canada

Within easy reach of Sports Hall of Fame
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

  • Family motel, sweet, simple and super clean. Have used this motel for over 20 years.…Dec 24, 2020
  • we had a wonderful stay at Tara !Dec 3, 2020

Tara Inn

from £54
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

What’s around Tara Inn


  • Sports Hall of Fame - 19-min walk
  • Nova Scotia Museum of Industry - 30-min walk
  • Abercrombie Golf & Country Club - 3.5 mi / 5.6 km
  • Trenton Park - 4.1 mi / 6.6 km
  • Melmerby Beach Provincial Park - 8.4 mi / 13.5 km
  • DeCoste Entertainment Centre - 11.8 mi / 19 km
  • Pictou Marina - 12.9 mi / 20.8 km
  • Pictou Golf and Country Club - 13.2 mi / 21.2 km

Getting around

  • Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.) 81-min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 33 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 floor


  • Check-in time 5:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. This property allows no late check-in whatsoever.
A valid credit card and photo ID are required at check-in. Guests who do not have a valid credit card must provide a cash deposit, fully refundable upon check-out (subject to damage inspection of the room).

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 19

Travelling with others


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed*

  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply*


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free on-site self-parking

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • No alcohol served onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
Working away
  • Computer station
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Raised toilet seat
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Microwave

Tara Inn’s small print

Also known as

  • Tara Inn New Glasgow
  • Tara Inn
  • Tara New Glasgow
  • Tara Inn Motel
  • Tara Inn New Glasgow
  • Tara Inn Motel New Glasgow
  • Tara Inn New Glasgow
  • Tara Inn Motel New Glasgow


For details on pet restrictions and to request pet-friendly rooms, contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have lifts.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; temperature checks are available to guests.

Contactless check-in and contactless checkout are available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within 31 mi (49 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: CAD 150.00 per stay

Optional extras

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CAD 10.00 per accommodation, per stay

Service animals exempt from fees

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Tara Inn

  • Does Tara Inn offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Tara Inn does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Tara Inn?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Tara Inn?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Tara Inn?
    Yes, pets are welcome. There's a charge of CAD 10.00 per accommodation, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Tara Inn?
    You can check in from 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Tara Inn?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include East Side Family Restaurant (6-min walk), Pizza Delight (8-min walk) and Joe Chow's (2.1 mi).
  • What is there to do at Tara Inn and nearby?
    Tara Inn has a picnic area and a garden.

Recent reviews

Very good 8.0 From 127 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Good room, friendly staff, reasonable rates, large drug store and McDonald's across the street.
Jim, ca1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Property was very clean. Easy to follow check in and contactless checkout.
David, ca1 night trip with friends
Good 6.0
street noise was loud for me and room next to me had there tv on all night.Very little sleep for me.Not the the fault of motel
GEOFF, ca1 night trip
Good 6.0
The inn was close to places and a little walking trail was near. Had to switch rooms because there was hair all thru the sheets in both beds. Sucked that the breakfast they offer isnt happening cause covid. And a little pricey for what we got.
Mack, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good stay!
Nice comfortable room, nothing extra, but a good stay.
Darryl, ca1 night trip
Very good 8.0
Friendly,comfortable, clean,very nice room.priced veary reasonable.
ca1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
I liked everything about it, the staff were excellent and very friendly. We will certainly be going back there if ever needed to go back to New Glasgow, I have been telling all my friends about it.
ca1 night romance trip
Fair 4.0
Employees were ignorant.stayed for a week and the room was never once cleaned.
Hh, ca5 night family trip
Poor 2.0
We didn’t stay there The site said 11pm late check in... we got there at 10:50 and it was closed We had to find another hotel and I still got charged for the stay We ended up at the travellodge Instead And my account was still charged for the night, so I need a refund pls I had to borrow money to pay for the travel lodge because I was charged for the Tara inn Not happy at all
ca1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Clean and comfortable. Friendly staff and reasonably priced.
ca1 night family trip

Tara Inn