We welcome you.

"It just does not get better!"

Arrival calendar
Departure calendar
Guests calendar


About Us

The Rum Runner Inn overlooks the harbour with stunning panoramic views, making us the best location in Lunenburg.  We are on the waterfront, across the street from the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic. 

Here at the Rum Runner Inn our accommodation is of the highest standard.  The rooms are bright and spotlessly clean, with the highest quality chiropractic mattresses that are steam cleaned.  Other features include unlimited Wi-Fi, flat screen TV, refrigerator, seating area, and coffee/tea amenities. 

Rum Runner Inn is situated in the heart of Lunenburg, a UNESCO heritage site.  We are in walking distance to a variety of famous local restaurants, coffee houses, and activities.  The original Bluenose sails were made in our building around 1920.

We are the perfect spot on the south shore, to base yourself for incredible excursions within Nova Scotia.  There are so many places to see and do that will please all types of travellers.  We are only an hour drive to big city, Halifax, an hour to vineyard country, Wolfville, twenty minutes to scenic Mahone Bay, an hour to picturesque Peggy's Cove and its' famous lighthouse, and more.  Our staff would love to assist you plan day trips and activities during your stay.

Parking: It’s easy!  Although we do not have dedicated hotel guest parking, we will assist you in locating a suitable parking spot near the hotel. We will cover any parking charges that may occur. 

Learn More

Book your Rum Runner experience now!

Our hotel is open year-round!

Arrival calendar
Departure calendar
Guests calendar


Certificate of Excellence 2018
certificate of excellence 2017
certificate of excellence 2016
Green Leader: Gold!