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Overlooking Bras D'or Lakes Fabulous Renovated Old School House

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 111 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

One bedroom and large loft, bathroom w separate shower/tub, sleeps 6, 1200 SF

Open concept newly renovated 100 year old school house!

Enjoy your holiday in central location of Cape Dauphin (20 minute drive to Baddeck) at the base of Kelly's Mountain, in a school house that is newly renovated, over 1200 square feet, cathedral ceilings, original hardwood floors and wainscoting throughout, open concept kitchen and living area, bedroom on main level and a very large loft area on the second level which has two single beds and a queen bed, half bathroom and separate shower/tub room on the main level, large wrap around deck, bright and private with great views of the Bras D'or Lakes, nice breeze from ocean. There is a lovely sandy beach sometimes rocky spots depending on the years tidal action, just a 5 to 10 min walk (down a path, across a dirt road and down a driveway). For those who have trouble walking you can drive. There is a fire tub on the beach so you can collect wood along the beach and have a fire if you desire (of course weather permitting ). Very private and secluded. Pets are welcome (we charge a pet fee).

We also have two other properties with potential availability in the same area that could be booked if there is a gathering of families.

Restaurants and grocery store: There are a few restaurants close by. The cottage is approximately a 15 min drive down a dirt road (good condition) to the Trans Canada Highway. There are two good restaurants 10 min from the TransCanada Highway.

Cedar House Family Restaurant and Bakery

Fitzgeralds Family Restaurant and Bakery

The grocery store is 20 min drive to North Sydney or a 20 min drive to Baddeck.

More Details

Property Manager
Richard Smith
Member since: 2005
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Cape Dauphin

Property Type:
  • cottage
Floor Area:
  • 111 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Sofabed in living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 (loft) - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
  • Main level - bedroom with Queen bed Second level (loft) - two single beds and one queen bed Living room - one double sofabed The full bathroom is on the main level NO PHONE OR INTERNET (there is public access internet 12km from school house)
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
Notes:
The main level has one bedroom with a queen bed and the second level (loft area open to below) has two single beds and a queen bed. The living room has a sofabed. The full bathroom is on the main level. No smoking inside.

Location

Car: recommended

We are located on the New Campbellton Road in the community of Cape Dauphin (population 15 full time residents).

Take a 5 minute walk and you are n a private sandy beach, you can walk for miles and not see anybody. From Cape Dauphin you can do all your day trips around the island. Down the road there is Kelly's wharf where you can fish mackerel, buy fresh lobster, join in with the cottagers for a bonfire. Close by there is Bird Island boat tours, boat charters and whale watching, world-class golf course (Bell Bay), Highlands National Park, hiking trails, Alexander Graham Bell Museum and historic fortress of Louisbourg. It is 50 minutes from Sydney, 30 minutes to shopping area in North Sydney, 25 minutes to the tourist town of Baddeck.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Cape Dauphin

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Sep 11 2017 - Nov 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$100
From
C$200
Fri,Sat
C$895
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$14 per night, per additional guest
 
spring
May 15 2018 - Jun 28 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$100
From
C$200
Fri,Sat
C$895
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$14 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
C$107
From
C$250
Fri,Sat
C$1,035
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$14 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$75
Additional Guest Fee C$14 per person per night
Pet Fee C$100

Rates are quoted for up to four persons.
Extra person charges of $100 per person per week (pro-rated for less than 7 nights).
Pet fee of $100 per stay.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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