Our guest cottage is Centrally Located on the Cabot Trail, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia on 70 acres of wood land.
The two-storey attached house-keeping cottage has a private entrance w/ a screened-in porch, a full kitchen, 3 piece bathroom and living room/dining room with a propane fire place and a sofa bed. Upstairs is a roomy Master Bedroom with a queen size bed.
From the upper level you get a view of the gardens and woods where moose, deer, fox and other wildlife, including nesting robins can be seen. Downstairs next to the dining table is where the hummingbirds visit.
Our land rises to approximately 800 feet/250 metre. The property is adjacent to a large Provincial Protected Wilderness Area.
From our back door there are trails for hiking and back country skiing that lead you to the Wilderness Area and edge of the Cape Breton Highlands.
A 10 minute walk or 3-minute drive will take you to a cobble beach, ideal for bird watching, beach combing and wave relaxation.
Our community boasts a wide variety of hiking & walking trails. Ideal for stress free biking and comfortable walking are nearby country roads w/ river and ocean views. High energy, more adventurous hikes can be found out your back door or you can take a 15 minute drive to the start of the North River Falls walk. This 6 hour hike leads to Nova Scotiaís largest waterfall. The Cape Breton Highlands National Park with itís many trails is 45 minutes away.
You can swim in two nearby rivers, Indian Brook River and Barachois River and ocean swimming is found 7 minutes north of here at Little River Beach.
Less than 45 minutes from Field Stone Garden is the:
- Entrance to the
Cape Breton Highlands Natíl Park
We are 1.5 hours from Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Park.
We are 75 minutes away from the Sydney airport and 4 hours from the Halifax Int'l Airport and 50 minutes from the Newfoundland Ferry.
Our dog Culan and cat Flora live with us.
Complimentary wireless internet
$139/night + tax based on double occupancy.