Where We Are

The Amherst Shore Country Inn is located  on the Northumberland Strait between the town of Amherst (30 km) and the village of Pugwash (33 km) in the rural community of Lorneville, Nova Scotia.


Civic Address:    5091 hwy 366 at Lorneville, Nova Scotia.
Google Maps Coordinates:   45988723, -6396351


We’re centrally located  between four International Airports, close to world-class golf courses and other attractions. Our convenient location provides a central location for day-trips in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia.  When in Nova Scotia why not stay by the sea?



Driving Directions

When coming from Amherst, Nova Scotia, 

follow highway #6, the Sunrise Trail, (Victoria Street) east towards Pugwash. Approximately 2.5 miles outside Amherst turn left onto highway #366, the Sunrise Trail Costal Route. The inn is located about 16 miles further along on the left hand side.


The Inn is 19 miles (30 km)  from Amherst, NS and 57 miles (92 km) from Moncton New Brunswick


When coming from Truro, Nova Scotia,

follow highway #104 from Truro to Oxford. Exit highway 104 at Oxord turning right and entering the town of Oxford. This street turns into highway #301.Follow #301 until it ends in Port Howe (across from Chase’s Lobster Pound). Here you will intersect highway #6 (the Sunrise Trail) Turn left on highway #6 west. Follow highway #6 for about 1 mile, then turn right onto highway #366 west (Sunrise Trail Coastal Route). We are about 15 miles along highway #366 on the right hand side.


The Inn is 26 miles (42 km) from Oxford, 70 miles (115 km) from Truro and 110 miles (180 km) from Halifax International Airport


When coming from P.E.I.

follow highway #16 from Confederation Bridge to the rotary at Port Elgin. From Port Elgin follow Route #970 to Sunrise Trail Coastal Route, Nova Scotia. Watch out In Baie Verte. Route 970 takes a 90 degree turn to your left (going straight intersects #16 again). Remain on route 970 until it ends. At the end of route 970 you will be in Nova Scotia and intersect route #366 (The Sunrise Trail Coastal Route). Turn to your left and head East on #366. The inn is about 8 miles on the left hand side.


The Inn is 30 miles (45 km) from Confederation Bridge and 70 miles (115 km) from Charlottetown


Contact Us At

Phone or fax: (902) 661-4800

Canada & USA toll-free: 1-800-661-ASCI (2724) for reservations