We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Trip to the south shore

This was the Friday before Canada day. Quiet town, not many folks hanging around. Tourist info... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2017
EnglishDave99
,
Halifax Region, Canada
via mobile
nice town

We stop and ask for a campgrounds the people were a big help .Also my wife mother grow up there .We... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2017
Tedp1054
,
Colchester, Connecticut
Read all 13 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good62%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“mersey river” (2 reviews)
“arts” (2 reviews)
“town” (11 reviews)
LOCATION
Nova Scotia, Canada

Similar Things to Do in Nova Scotia

Write a ReviewReviews (13)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"mersey river"
in 2 reviews
"arts"
in 2 reviews
"town"
in 11 reviews
"shore"
in 2 reviews
"lighthouse"
in 4 reviews
"south"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

This was the Friday before Canada day. Quiet town, not many folks hanging around. Tourist info open, nice lady pointing things out. We drove in first to one museum but it was closed, info place said it should be open. When you look around some...More

Thank EnglishDave99
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 19, 2017

We stop and ask for a campgrounds the people were a big help .Also my wife mother grow up there .We told people her name they said give us a mintue and we had thre people come down who new her.

Thank Tedp1054
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed December 19, 2016

This town has the Mersey River, a harbour, access to at least 3 beaches within 10 minutes of town and 5 beaches within a half an hour. The town has some charming boutique clothing, shoe and gift stores and fine places to have a good...More

Thank Oscar H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed July 11, 2016

This is a charming friendly town with many old buildings from early 1800. Nice walking tour available from the visitor centre.

Thank Glen S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 10, 2016

This small town is a true gem for tourism. They have so many museums, beaches and waterfronts to admire!

Thank Jamie L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed October 8, 2015

Liverpool was more interesting than it first appeared. We drove through town and learned about privateers and the coast was pretty there too.

Thank butman
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 8, 2015

Probably a town you could skip if you're pressed for time. There's not much here aside from the lighthouse, and the town is a bleak port city in the end. Restaurant choices pretty limited too.

2  Thank EnglandScotland
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 8, 2014

The town itself is pretty (at least the waterfront portion that I saw). We enjoyed eating at Lane's Privateer Inn. The Tourist Information building didn't provide enough outside the immediate area to be useful to us and the notebook available for public wifi completely sucked...More

Thank writeonOntario
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 9, 2014

Liverpool is a lovely town where the Mersey River runs through it. They have some great tourist attractions for example the Fort, which is actually a lighthouse. There is also trails nearby where you can walk or cycle. Close to sandy beaches, it makes for...More

Thank Anjay J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 30, 2013

Liverpool is a treasure. Our Bed & Breakfast, Gallery Guest House is also the home of water color painter Roger Savage. He provided personalized printouts of things to do around town and in the more touristy Lundenberg an hour east. We was told by friends...More

1  Thank Denise D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 184 hotels in Nova Scotia
Lane's Privateer Inn
127 reviews
.97 km away
Best Western Plus Liverpool Hotel & Conference Centre
341 reviews
2.04 km away
White Point Beach Resort
653 reviews
7.63 km away
The Quarterdeck Beachside Villas and Grill
142 reviews
11.66 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Paul's Cafe Bistro Restaurant
139 reviews
.51 km away
Lane's Privateer Inn
253 reviews
.95 km away
Liverpool Pizzeria
85 reviews
.77 km away
Memories Cafe and Eatery
51 reviews
.71 km away
Nearby Attractions
Fort Point Lighthouse Park
110 reviews
1.27 km away
Hank Snow Home Town Museum
32 reviews
1.40 km away
Astor Theatre
19 reviews
.64 km away
Queens County Museum
21 reviews
.88 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Liverpool staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit