Location

The Heart of Cumberland County

Looking for a hotel in Amherst, NS. Super 8 by Wyndham Amherst , NS  puts this terrific town at your fingertips. In addition to many gas stations and outlets, travelers will appreciate having Amherst Centre Mall located just across the street, offering the best shopping in Cumberland County. Super 8 hotel is close to Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre (Hospital). Amherst Stadium, Amherst Golf Club, and Curling Club are located within a few kilometers.

Discover Cumberland County

Amherst is more than just a convenient place to spend the night. With our wonderful lodging in Amherst, NS, you’ll want to spend a few days discovering the best attractions in Cumberland County. A short drive to Springhill wouldn’t be complete without stopping at the Anne Murray Museum & Centre, and further afield is Parrsboro , home to high tides, rock hounding, and beautiful beaches. Nearby Pugwash offers a multitude of beaches on the warm waters of the Northumberland Strait on Nova Scotia’s scenic Sunrise Trail. Pugwash is also the only town in Nova Scotia with English and Gaelic road signs.

GPS Coordinates: N 45 degrees; 8071029 | W -64 degrees; 2031128

From the East (Truro, Halifax, New Glasgow, Cape Breton Island)

Travel West on Highway 104 (Trans-Canada Highway) towards Amherst/ New Brunswick

Take Exit 4 for Albion Street

From the Exit turn right onto Albion Street.

Turn left on Lord Amherst Drive and proceed to the Super 8

From the West (New Brunswick, Confederation Bridge, USA)

Enter Nova Scotia on Highway 104 (Trans-Canada Highway)

Take Exit 4 for Albion Street

From the Exit turn left onto Albion Street

Turn left on Lord Amherst Drive and proceed to the Super 8

From South (Springhill)

Take Trunk Highway 2 towards Amherst

After the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre (Hospital), continue under the Highway overpass

Turn left on Lord Amherst Drive and proceed to the Super 8

Driving Times

New Brunswick Border – 9 kilometers, 7 minutes

Springhill – 23 kilometres, 20 minutes

Moncton – 64 kilometers, 45 minutes

Confederation Bridge – 64 kilometers, 45 minutes

Truro – 101 kilometers, 1 hour