“Dare to Go…” : Cape Breton one of 10 Spots Chosen by CNN

“Dare to Go To…” spots include Cape Breton Island in its list of 10 spots worldwide, the CNN10. Some other  locations mentioned include  the Artic Circle, Bhutan, Bolivia,  Idaho, Malawi, Mongolia,  North Island New Zealand, Romania, and outer space as a frontier. The  CNN article describes Cape Breton as “real and rugged”. Natalie MacMaster, a […]

Cabot Shores Bistro Featured On HappyCow Facebook

The website HappyCow.net  helps worldwide travelers to find healthy food and “an evironmentally
sustainable way  of living.”  Cabot Shores shares these values.    Our Bistro food–much grown in our garden and around Nova Scotia–is not only offered to our lodging and retreat guests, but to a variety of travelers touring the  Cabot Trail and having all kinds of adventures (including food adventures) around Cape Breton Island.
Check out the Photos on Facebook
Many guests have found the Cabot Shores’ Bistro by consulting the happycow.net
and today we are featured on HappyCow Facebook.  See if you recognize the photo
of the Bistro in the Great Room of […]

Article in “Celtic Life International” On Hiking Near Cabot Shores

Journalist Michelle Brunet writes in Celtic Life International about  hiking the Cape Breton Highlands, off the Cabot Trail.

She interviewed  Jason McNeil  about North River Falls (described in our article on  our  3 favorite waterfall hikes)
Park expert Marieve Theriault on Mt. Franey
And Dr. Paul on trails along Indian Brook (for full article see, September, Celtic Life International, starting on page 32) Below is an excerpt:

 
On hiking: Celtic Life International

Cabot Shores Ranked “Excellent” by FlipKey.com

Thanks to all our wonderful guests, positive reviews and great feedback, Cabot Shores has just been ranked “Excellent” by FlipKey.com!
Here’s what FlipKey.com had to say:
“This exclusive award recognizes outstanding vacation rentals based on reviews from past guests. It is clear that you provide a fantastic rental property for your guests and we are pleased to recognize your efforts.”
Thanks again to all our guests who have taken time to write a review an share their exciting adventures and memorable experiences with the world!

The Best Rated Nova Scotia Hotels: USA Today Travel Picks Cabot Shores

David Harris writes in USA Today Travel Tips of the attractions of Nova Scotia, from Halifax to the  Cape Breton Highlands.
Harris says that Nova Scotia has “fine and unique hotels,”  and then selects what he considers as the Best Rated Nova Scotia Hotels.
Cabot Shores is mentioned as one of three Nova Scotia best rated hotels, and the only one mentioned from Cape Breton Island.
We are grateful that Nova Scotia is getting such extensive press these days and that Cabot Shores is mentioned in the article.
We congratulate Calvin Wadden, owner of Pictou Lodge, a place we refer our guests often in transit to […]