The Siesta Motel has been sold to new ownership and is no longer being operated as a motel.

Things to See and Do

The Siesta Motel is situated in the heart of the town of Digby, known for its scenic harbour which is home to the large scallop and lobster fishing fleets which bring back their world famous catches. Stroll the waterfront and take in the panoramic view of the Annapolis Basin. Venture further afield and take a day trip along the Digby Neck. Visit the picturesque tidal village of Bear River, noted for it’s buildings on stilts. Book a whale watching tour and experience the powerful Bay of Fundy which boasts the world’s highest tides. If history is your thing, the iconic town of Annapolis Royal is just a 30 minute drive away.

There’s variety of festivals and events to take in throughout the spring, summer and fall. These include:

Lobster Bash

The Lobster Bash which runs every year in Digby,in early July with lots so see and do for every age. LEARN MORE

Digby Scallop Days

Running over 3 days in early August, Digby Scallop Days, celebrates everything about these toothsome delicacies and the people who brave the seas to harvest them. LEARN MORE

Wharf Rat Rally

The largest multi-day motorcycle rally in Canada takes place annually over Labour Day Weekend in September. LEARN MORE

To see all of the events, festivals and things to do in the Digby area visit