FAQ

Is the resort open seasonally?

Yes. Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa is open seasonally, and typically welcomes guests each year beginning in mid-May and closes in mid-October.

What amenities are available for accommodations?

We aim to provide a home away from home for our guests. We offer a number of guestroom options, each featuring comfortable beds with luxurious linens, fresh towels, wireless high-speed internet, flat screen televisions, coffee machines, and mini fridge in our cottages and basin view suites. With modern decor, access to property amenities, and stunning views, we are certain you will be impressed and comfortable.

What are the dining options on property?

Our seaside resort offers a variety of dining options. Our 19th Hole Clubhouse & Eatery offers light golf fare, while our stunning Churchill’s Restaurant and Lounge presents new twists on old favourites, highlighting locally sourced, mouthwatering seafood entrées. Our Chefs and culinary team will introduce you to the unique and wonderful flavors of our local region. We also offer in-room dining, specialty event catering and packaged picnic options for the eager traveler looking to explore the Highlands.

Do you have on-site parking?

Yes. Our beautiful Nova Scotia resort offers ample free parking for guests.

Is the resort pet friendly?

Yes. We are most definitely pet friendly! We consider pets our guests too, and offer pet packages upon arrival. Our facility is ideal for mountain hikes or beach strolls with your four legged friend(s). And in particular our cottage units, the only available pet accommodations option we have, offer an ideal vacation home for pets. We do apply a pet cleaning fee of $25 per night with a $5 charge with each additional pet. These policies are in place for pet and guest safety. Pet sitting is also available upon request with at least 24 hour notice. Please contact us for details.

Do you have smoking rooms?

At Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa we do not permit smoking in any of our guestrooms, function rooms, restaurants or common areas in any of our buildings. Our facility has several dedicated outdoor locations for smoking; however, smoking in our buildings may hold penalty fees for guests.

Do you provide cribs, cots or rollaway beds?

Our guests’ comfort is our utmost priority, and therefore we offer cribs and cots, subject to availability. Please request these items at the time of booking to ensure they are available during your stay with us. Please note there is a $10 charge.

Do you have special rates for AAA or CAA?

Absolutely! Working with organizations like AAA is very important to us and we certainly participate in both AAA and CAA programs.

What is the minimum age to rent a room?

Ensuring both safety and enjoyment for all of our guests is very important to us. At Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa we require an adult of at least 18 years of age to book a room; however, some exceptions may be considered by management. Please contact us for details.

What time is check-in and checkout?

Check-in is 3PM and checkout is 11AM; however, we offer early check-in and late checkout times for a nominal fee.

Do you allow late checkouts?

Yes. Late checkout is available, based on availability. We apply a nominal fee to guarantee your late checkout time.

What is your cancellation policy?

We have a cancellation policy of 72 hours prior to arrival. A first night’s fee will be collected if a cancellation occurs in less than 72 hours prior to arrival.

What method of payments do you accept?

We accept all major credit cards, cash, and debit.

Do you have internet access?

Yes. We are very pleased to announce that in 2012 we upgraded our wireless internet access and fibre optic internet is now offered as an added value to our guests.

Do you have flat screen TVs?

Yes. Each of our rooms features a 37″ flat screen television.

Do you have accessible rooms for wheelchairs?

Yes. We have a variety of accommodations that meet the needs of guests with limited mobility or disabilities.

Do you have on-site laundry facilities?

We offer on-site laundry services, including pickup, for a nominal fee. Dry-cleaning services are not available on-site.

What hours are your pool and fitness facilities open?

Our outdoor pool and fitness room open daily; however, hours of operation do fluctuate based on our seasons. Please contact us for details.

What facilities are included in my room rate?

Wireless Internet, parking, social programs and live entertainment, plus many of our packages include breakfast daily. Please speak with our reservations team for specific offerings for our cottages and Main Lodge.

Does your resort offer special rates for group meals?

The Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa works with all groups, special events, individual travelers and associations to deliver a personalized and unique guest experience. Our team will customize our world-class offerings to your specific needs. We have many culinary professionals working alongside our services team to deliver an experience for your event that exceeds your expectations and meets event budget.

Do you accommodate food allergies?

The products we incorporate into our menus are locally sourced where possible, fresh and natural. Our chefs and culinary team understand that with dietary restrictions, lifestyle choices, and allergies, adaptations or substitutions may be needed. Please express your preferences to any of our hospitality staff or culinary team to ensure we accommodate your needs and expectations. Please communicate severe airborne allergies to our reservations team while booking your stay. Please note that we also have a variety of gluten free options for our guests.

Is babysitting available for guests?

Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa is a wonderful place for families and offers a range of family friendly programs and amenities. We have a number of skilled child care providers on staff to provide expert childcare. This allows parents to enjoy activities such as a date night at Churchill’s Restaurant and Lounge, a spa treatment or an adventure tour of our wonderful region. Please communicate your child minding requirements to our reservations team while booking your stay. Babysitting rates are $10.00 CAD per hour. Call us for more information.

Do you offer on-site programs for children?

We have a wonderful team of specially trained program coordinators that work with guests of all ages. Each day our Programs Team engages in games, beach crafts, swimming and discovery tours. One day at Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa is never enough to explore the multitude of wonderful adventures this location has to offer.

Note: Children’s Activities and Programs are available in the summer months.

Do you offer live music or entertainment?

We offer live entertainment in Churchill’s Lounge everyday of the week for the months of July and August as well as some Friday and Saturday nights in the shoulder season.

What should I pack?

Coastal traveling is always a challenge in terms of packing for the season, as at times the weather can be cool, even in summer. So, if you plan to enjoy the spectacular Bay of Fundy outdoors, and we recommend you do, wear layers and sturdy footwear.

What do you recommend visiting, seeing and doing while in the area?

There are plenty of things to do in Digby, around the Annapolis Valley and throughout Nova Scotia. Click here to view the 2013 Nova Scotia Doers and Dreamers Guide to start planning your vacation now.