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2000 Gabarus Hwy

902-562-5555

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Overview

We are a fun-loving family who enjoys our home and love to share it with others and have them feel like they are at home. I grew up on Cape Breton Island and love the history, culture, music, and landscapes it has to share. We love to help others have an experience of a lifetime when they come here to visit. Having the experience is getting that rest and relaxation before the next adventure and helping guests seek out an experience on the island that intrigues them.

Come immerse yourself in Cape Breton hospitality! This modern country-style Home is located next to the City of Sydney, NS. You are 10 minutes from the downtown district. We are centrally located to events and tourist attractions on the island. i.e., Fortress of Louisburg, Alexander Graham Bell Museum, Cabot Trail, Miners Museum, Centre200, Membertou Convention Centre, etc.  Included in your stay is a hearty breakfast and a complimentary beverage each night, with numerous amenities.

Clipper room

The Clipper Room combines seafaring décor with modern amenities like a semi-private deck, digital HDTV with a full entertainment package, Wi-Fi, mini-fridge, hairdryer, iron, iron board, robe and towel warmer, plush bathrobes, slippers, and toiletries. This spacious 4-piece ensuite includes a jet tub for two and a shower for two.  The room sports a comfy and luxurious king-size bed and walk-in closet with hangers for shirts, trousers, and scarves. Guests will be sheltered from the weather with the compliments of indoor parking.

Tartan room

The Tartan Room combines Tartan décor with modern amenities like a digital HDTV, Wi-Fi, mini-fridge, hairdryer, iron, iron board, plush bathrobes, slippers, and toiletries. A spacious private 4-piece bathroom.  The room sports a comfy and luxurious queen size bed and closet with hangers for shirts, trousers, and scarves. Guests will be sheltered from the weather with the compliments of indoor parking.

Majestic room 

The Majestic Room combines soft palate décor with modern amenities like a digital HDTV with an extensive entertainment package, mini-fridge, Wi-Fi, hairdryer, iron, iron board, robe/towel warmer, plush bathrobes, and toiletries. A spacious private 3-piece bathroom.  The room sports a comfy and luxurious queen size bed and closet with hangers for shirts, trousers, and scarves. Guests will be sheltered from the weather with the compliments of indoor parking.

Guest access

Guests have access to the teapot, coffee maker, microwave, and mini fridge with freezer (in your room).  The washer and dryer are available for use. The front and rear furnished decks are accessible. The living room with fireplace is open for your comfort. Public horse stable accessible for meeting and greeting horse owners and horses. All yard spaces are available including the fire pit and wood.

Other details to note

  • We are LGBTQ+ friendly. 
  • Please let us know if you have children, food allergies, or anything else we can help with to make this stay great for you!

  • We use cleaning and disinfectant products approved by global health agencies, and we wear protective gear to help prevent cross-contamination.

  • Due to covid 19 restrictions, our kitchen is reserved for our facility to prepare breakfasts for guests experiencing our full bed and breakfast offering.

  • No outdoor footwear to be worn indoors

  • Latest check-in time is 9 pm. After check-in you are free to come and go as you, please. 

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