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Mooie één slaapkamer blokhut aan de overkant van een privéstrand aan de Bras d'Or meren. De cabine is twee jaar oud met een grote patio omgeven door de natuur aan de schilderachtige Cape Breton Island. Gelegen aan de overkant van een privéstrand, kunt u wandelen voor mijlen en zie niemand. Vanaf cape dauphin kunt u al uw dagtochten rond het eiland te doen. Op de weg is er Kelly's Wharf, waar u kunt vissen makreel, kopen verse kreeft, doe mee met de Cottagers voor een vreugdevuur. Vlakbij is er Bird Island boottochten, boot charters en walvissen kijken, world-class golfbaan (bell bay), Highlands National Park, wandelpaden, Alexander Graham Bell museum en de historische vesting van Louisbourg. Het ligt op 50 minuten van Sydney, 30 minuten naar winkelgebied in North Sydney, 25 minuten naar het toeristische stadje Baddeck.
We traveled from Michigan & spent a week in Sept 2016: the listing was very accurate and the log cabin was just as nice as described. It seemed huge compared to the usual B & B or hotel room and the cost was more than reasonable; we saved some money by eating breakfast there and cooked a few dinners but there is also a good restaurant / bakery fairly close by with the usual polite & friendly Nova Scotian service.
You have to drive about 6 miles up a dirt road to get to the cabin but the ride is scenic; need to drive slowly around the curves but there is very little traffic ( the road dead-ends ) and the other drivers are extremely polite,
as they are throughout Nova Scotia & Prince Edward Island.
The owner's father lives just across the road, is very personable and friendly and came over right away to answer our questions; he built this
modern cabin and it is very well-constructed and tight. It's a very safe, quiet and peaceful location.
There is a beach across the road - not a " white sand " beach as we have in Michigan or Florida but we did not
Well this may sound like an advertisement or that I'm related to the owner but no, I was just pleasantly
surprised to see that the cabin was as good or better than described and thought I should post a review.
( Actually I should not have been surprised because the residents of Nova Scotia
are still as honest, polite and genuinely friendly as they were on our first trip 13 years ago).
Wir waren für knapp zwei Wochen in diesem wirklich sehr schönen, sauberen Häuschen, die Umgebung ist toll, man ist recht einsam, fast direkt am Bras d´Or Lake, an dem man übrigens auch gut angeln kann (Makrelen gehen immer ;-) ) Im Cottage gibt es eigentlich alles, was man so braucht, wenn man ein Haar in der Suppe finden möchte, dann könnte das Bett etwas größer sein. Die Wanderung, die Cory empfiehlt (zur Cave) sollte man unbedingt machen, wirklich sehr schön (festes Schuhwerk und bei schönem Wetter Badesachen nicht vergessen). Wenn man nicht immer kochen oder grillen möchte, kann man in Baddeck und Umgebung sehr lecker Hummer oder ähnliches essen z.B. Lobster Supper, Baddeck, all you can eat (Muscheln und Chowder soviel man möchte, einen Hummer, Nachtisch, Kaffee für einen wirklich akzeptablen Preis). Der Cabot Trail ist nicht weit. Die Eltern von Cory sind sehr freundlich, nett und hilfsbereit, sie wohnen in der näheren Umgebung und wenn man Hilfe braucht, sind sie schnell da. Wir haben unseren Aufenthalt sehr genossen und können uns sehr gut vorstellen, nocheinmal wieder zu kommen. It was a great time there and we enjoy everything! Thank you very much! See you! Tanja and Reiner from Germany
Our stay was a great experience in Cape Dauphin. The house had all the amenities that we were looking for in a beautiful and quiet environment. Cory provided us with a list of local places and directions that were really helpful to kick off our stay. Overall, a great vacation and a place to go back to!
It was my wife, my child and my self. Beautiful newer log cabin. 25 min to the closest grocery store. Tiny refrigerator but worked for what we needed it for. Gas grill out side for food. Bath room was nice, towels and face cloths were soft. No washer or dryer but nice close line out side. No internet or cell service if you have sprint. Small TV but good dish network on the rainy days or late night tv cravings (also has dvd player). Over all, if you want to get away from reality, this is the place to do it! I will prob go back again and use the same place! Short walk to the rocky ocean beach. Beautiful nights. I really can't say enough good things about this cabin. Owners live across the way and totally make sure you have everything you need. Very nice and polite. (if you are tall 6ft +, shower is just a bit uncomfortable but do able.)
I stayed here for a week and was very happy with my choice. It is in a quiet area with great scenery, and is comfortable and had all the accommodations to make a week long stay away from home as comfortable and convenient as can be. I will definitely stay here if I come to Nova Scotia againot and strongly recommend this place to anyone visiting Cape Breton for a week. You will be very happy with it.
The cottage is great--VERY clean and comfortable for 2 people.
The gravel road was not an issue at all--it was better than many of the gravel roads we travelled on in Cape Breton.
The owner is very responsive. We had a bit of an issue getting the DVD player to work one evening, but the owner's father was over to fix it within 10 minutes of contacting the owner. His father lives nearby and is very friendly.
It's a bit of a walk to get to the beach, but we enjoyed one day walking to Cape Dauphin and exploring the beach.
Baddock, on the Cabot Trail, is a very cute little town about 20 minutes from the cottage. It's the closest place for groceries, gas, restaurants, coffee, etc. The cottage is well situated to get to Sydney and places on the Cabot Trail. Yet, it is far enough away from everything to be quiet and private.
Overall, we too second Austin B's recommendation as a great place to get away from it all.
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