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Hotels in Amherst, Nova Scotia

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What's Amherst like?

If you're looking to discover somewhere new, look no further than Amherst. Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Amherst has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Amherst with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our map displays the areas and neighborhoods around all Amherst hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Amherst hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

Where are the best places to stay in Amherst?

We have Amherst accommodations with prices starting at USD 57. Choose one of our 11 deals and get discounts of up to 20%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Amherst and the surrounding area:

  • • 3 4-star accommodations from USD 86 per night
  • • 9 3-star accommodations from USD 57 per night

Here are our travelers' top 2 places to stay in Amherst:

Wandlyn Inn Amherst

2.5-star Amherst hotel with conference center
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant

Comfort Inn Amherst

City-center hotel
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • 24-hour front desk • Central location

How to Get to Amherst

What is the closest airport to Amherst?

  • • Moncton, NB (YQM-Greater Moncton Intl.), 30.7 mi (49.5 km) from central Amherst

Things to See and Do in Amherst

What is there to see near Amherst:

  • • Nova Scotia Provincial Visitor Information Centre (3.2 mi/5.2 km from the city center)
  • • Fort Beausjour National Historic Site (4.9 mi/7.9 km from the city center)

What is there to do in Amherst?

  • • Amherst Golf Club
  • • Cumberland County Museum and Archives
  • • Tantramar Theatre

When is the best time to visit Amherst?

  • • Hottest months: July, August, June, September (average 74°F)
  • • Coldest months: January, February, December, March (average 11°F)
  • • Rainiest months: December, January, November, and March (average 3.52 inches of rainfall)