Recipient of the 2007 Robert N. Weller Award of Excellence for being one of the Top 8 properties in the system. The Award Winning Super 8 Amherst is located just 5 minutes from the Nova Scotia and New Brunswick border on Hwy 104, exit 4. The property has been recognized as the Pride of Super 8 since it opened its doors in 2004. The management and staff were awarded the Golden Pineapple Hospitality award in 2005, as well as, the Top 8 Award of Excellence for the last two consecutive years. The hotel offers a complimentary SuperStart breakfast, complimentary wired and wireless high speed internet, free local calls, morning newspaper and kids 17 and under stay free when accompanied by an adult. Take some time to relax in our whirlpool or experience the thrill of going down our 80 ft waterslide. Be sure to check out our package section to see how we can make your stay more memorable. While visiting in Amherst take the time to visit some of our local attractions. The Bird Sanctuary is a great place to go for a hike or leisurely stroll where 200 different species of birds and waterfowl are known to be seen. You'll also want to visit the Cumberland County Museum and other magnificent museums to learn about the history of Amherst and surrounding areas. Don't forget to visit our beaches which are only a short drive away and the water is the warmest north of the Carolinas. If site seeing is of interest then take a tour of the Underground Mines in Springhill, Fort Beausejour which was built in 1751 or maybe walk along the Fundy shore. The Confederation Bridge is located about 30 minutes from Amherst. It joins New Brunswick to Prince Edward Island and is the largest bridge over salt water in the world.If no credit upon check-in, room deposit required of 100.00 CAD.