Open year round. Choose between a beautiful chalet, a magical yurt, a tranquility dome, cozy lodge room, tipi, or a campsite. Cabot Shores is the perfect base camp to explore Cape Breton and the Cabot Trial. But first, explore our great packages.
Found out that the best way to enjoy winter is to have fun with it, rather than just to struggle with the snow. Make the most of winter fun, I’ve always said since I once lived in Maine, where they have what old timers call “real winters”. Last winter on Cape Breton was a doozy. […]
“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 […]
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 […]
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
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!
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 […]