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May 2018 Newsletter

Warm weather is finally here on Cape Breton! The last of the snow has melted away and our kayaks are in the water. Read below to find out what you could have in store at Cabot Shores over the coming months. There will be delicious food, traditional music, treetop domes, and pet-friendly adventure! Mother’s Day …

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Dog-Friendly Accommodations at Cabot Shores

Cabot Shores welcomes your dogs! At Cabot Shores we consider dogs part of the family! It’s not really a vacation when you leave a member of the family behind, so we provide dog-friendly accommodations with room to roam. We have 55 acres to explore, so you’ve got a lot of ground to cover! Your dog(s) …

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Cedar Yurt & Cedar Soaking Tub at Cabot Shores

Imagine the fragrance of fresh cedar as you wake when the sun rises and as you relax in the evening in the graceful circle of a Japanese cedar Ofuro Soaking Tub. Many guests don’t think of the aroma when choosing a place to stay, but it’s a pleasant surprise that delights all our guests. Our …

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The Story of the Breton Cove Farmhouse

The Story is about
 
the land of 180 acres deeded by the king of England along the Atlantic, and the place was once
 
 

A self-sustaining farm with pastures, a  barn, chicken coop, hog house,  orchards, garden…
A sawmill
The border to lobster fishing territory where boats landed at Skir Dhu (Black Rock)

The Urquehardt   family over time

Had midwives using the main house for “birthing”
Adopted 5 kids
Was a neighborhood center across from the Gaelic Singers’ Hall and ball field

The place fell into disrepair over 20 years vacancy, its roof caved in and hunters sat upstairs poaching moose and and drinking beer.
The bedroom walls were caved […]

August 2010 Newsletter

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Happy Summer to you!
“You Only Live Once” or (Yolo) is a stand up surf board. Dr. Keith from New Hampshire has all of us on it.
Guests from Holland (by way of Ontario), Alex from Vermont, young Gillian from Toronto, Quinn from New Hampshire are boarders…and even Dr. Paul & Cosmo…are touring the waters around Cabot Shores: Church Pond, Indian Brook and occasionally the Atlantic.and of course Cosmo kayaks as well…
Many guests do YOLO boarding & other adventures new for them at Cabot Shores…some very […]