Hotels in Amherst, Nova Scotia

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Amherst overview

Amherst is an inviting destination that has something for everyone. You can take in the local culture of Amherst at Cumberland County Museum and Archives and Tantramar Theatre. There's plenty more to see, including sights like Amherst Golf Club.

Where to stay in Amherst

Whether traveling for business or leisure, Amherst can accommodate all visitors. There are 3 hotels in Amherst, some with discounts of up to 10%. Our room prices start at 61 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Amherst as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 3 4-star hotels from 86 USD per night
  • • 9 3-star hotels from 71 USD per night

How to get to Amherst

Fly into Moncton, NB (YQM-Greater Moncton Intl.), 30.7 mi (49.4 km) from central Amherst.

What to see around Amherst

A top draw is the area's cultural scene including places like:
  • • Cumberland County Museum and Archives
  • • Tantramar Theatre
Here are some local highlights:
  • • Cumberland County Museum and Archives
  • • Tantramar Theatre
  • • Amherst Golf Club

When to visit Amherst

Do you want to know the ideal time of year to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 40°F day, 9°F night
  • • April-June: 73°F day, 25°F night
  • • July-September: 76°F day, 42°F night
  • • October-December: 61°F day, 13°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.35 inches
  • • April-June: 0.24 inches
  • • July-September: 0.20 inches
  • • October-December: 0.31 inches