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The Sunshine Inn

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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Refrigerator & Microwave | Individually decorated, individually furnished, blackout drapes
Free daily cooked-to-order breakfast
Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Refrigerator & Microwave | Bathroom | Combined shower/tub, free toiletries, hair dryer, towels

Overview of The Sunshine Inn

The Sunshine Inn

4.0 star property
Upscale motel on lake in Cross Roads
9.4 out of 10 Exceptional
9.4/10 Exceptional

230 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
4487 Highway 2, Cross Roads, NS, B0M 1S0
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Room service
  • Air conditioning
  • Gas grills
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Rowing/canoeing
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Microwave
  • Private bathroom
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Room options

About this area

Getting around

  • Stanfield Intl. Airport (YHZ) - 118 min drive


  • Two Islands Brewing - 3 min drive
  • Harbour View Restaurant - 6 min drive
  • The Porchlight Restaurant - 3 min drive
  • Blackrock Bistro - 3 min drive
  • Glooscap Restaurant&Lounge - 2 min drive

About this property

The Sunshine Inn

When visiting Cross Roads, The Sunshine Inn is a great choice to consider. Guests can keep active with onsite rowing/canoeing, and free perks include self parking and cooked-to-order breakfast daily between 7 AM and 9 AM. The helpful staff and nice bathrooms get good marks from fellow travelers.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 11 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age: 21
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21


  • Up to 3 children (11 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast each morning 7 AM–9 AM
  • Gas grills
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)

What to do

  • Canoe
  • Fishing


  • Front desk (limited hours)


  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Closed captioned TV
  • No elevator (single level property)

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Smart television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Heating (climate-controlled) and air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Window screens

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant dining guide

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

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; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).


This property does not have elevators.
Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ+ friendly).
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.
Property Registration Number RYA-2023-24-03010950511631395-4487

Also known as

Sunshine Inn Parrsboro
Sunshine Parrsboro
The Sunshine Inn Parrsboro Nova Scotia
The Sunshine Inn Motel
The Sunshine Inn Cross Roads
The Sunshine Inn Motel Cross Roads

Frequently asked questions

Does The Sunshine Inn offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Sunshine Inn does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. 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 The Sunshine Inn?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Sunshine Inn?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at The Sunshine Inn?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Sunshine Inn?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Sunshine Inn and nearby?
Have fun with onsite activities like rowing and fishing.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

One of the few motels in the area with its on walking trail. Great breakfast with real maple syrup
Peter, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely breakfast
Donald, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

there is nothing to dislike this is the cleanest friendliest place you could stay
PATRICIA, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Extra mile taken for service
Impeccable service. The people at front desk are welcoming and prone to help. I was able to arrive in the middle of the night with a prepared enveloppe left for me.
3-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Close to Museums
The Sunshine Inn is conveniently located outside Parrsboro, close to the geological museum and Canada House Museum.
Brian, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Excellent petit déjeuner servi à la table d'une jolie salle à manger. Personnel courtois, séjour des plus agréables.
Pierrette, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very clean , bed comfortable, breakfast which was included was great Staff was very pleasant
Marc, 1-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

Friendly hosts, well kept property, clean rooms, excellent breakfast. I would definitely recommend the Sunshine Inn to any who asks about a place to stay. I give it two thumbs up
Allan, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Liked everything. Check-in was easy, room was very clean and had everything we needed. The breakfast and service was excellent.
Harvey, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Good property with reasonable price.
Albert, 1-night family trip
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