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Baddeck Waterfront Cottage & Guest House w/ Private Dock

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths2
Space 185 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms with loft, 2 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms, easily sleeps 6

This charming getaway is located within walking distance of the village of Baddeck, and .3 miles from the local Bell Bay Golf course and less than an hour drive to Bandon Dunes "Cabot Links" and "Cabot Cliffs" courses in Inverness. Golfers can have the best of both worlds staying here.

World class views of the Bras d'Or Lakes are seen from every door and window. A private Cape Breton beach and dock are just steps away from the cottage.

Enjoy sightseeing and easy living- many local activities: golfing, sailing, swimming, kayaking, hiking, and relaxing! The property is absolutely beautiful and well maintained. It is spacious, lined with hedges, trees, gardens and a tall fence making it totally private and peaceful. The waterfront porch is an excellent place from which to view the morning and evening sunscapes and the restful mountainside across the lake.

This property offers a modern kitchen, cozy living area with original stone fireplace, large dining room, master bedroom with king size bed, upstairs loft bedroom with twin beds, a full size bed, and half bath. Also, a separate guest cottage: king bed, sitting area, and full bath with shower.

Local Interests and Activities: This property is just a few miles from The Cabot Trail and easy access to daily Cape Breton Island sightseeing.

Baddeck is a major tourist destination: home of the Alexander Graham Bell Museum, as well as numerous restaurants, shops,The Bras d'Or Yacht Club, a government wharf with tour boats, and Bell Bay Golf course (rated the best new golf course in Canada)

There are many ways to be part of these activities-rent a kayak, sail off the wharf, charter a boat, or take a ferry over to Kidston's Island Beach for a local swim!

Satellite TV included

Wireless internet included

Sailors and Seaworthy Crew: Sailors and those nautically inclined, will feel right at home watching colorful spinnakers on boats sailing down the Baddeck Bay along with kayaks, paddle boats and windsurfers- all able to be enjoyed from our waterfront covered porch!

Choose from:

1) Sailboat and motor boat tours in Baddeck at the Government Wharf

2) Charter vessels for the day or week from local villagers and businesses

3) Rent kayaks, canoes, and paddleboats in the village center by the Government Wharf

4) Other nearby cruise options include Whale watching and Puffin bird watching tours

Celtic Colours October Festival: October features the Celtic Colours Music Festival. In Cape Breton, you'll also find interesting highland dancing and music all over the island. In cafes and restaurants, in concert halls, and churches, as well as on quaint street corners.

The change of seasons and beginning of the fall weather welcome visitors to experience all that the area has to offer!

When you've finished for the day, come back to our cozy cottage for a bit of quiet relaxation and beautiful waterfront views.

More Details

Jan Blynn
Member since: 2001
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Baddeck, Nova Scotia

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 185 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View
  • Lakefront
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • soaps basic
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • restaurant dining guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • thermos bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Master - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Guest Cottage - toilet , shower
    House Powder - toilet
    Upper Loft Area - toilet
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower
  • Powder Room/Half Bath off of kitchen
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 king , with full bathroom
    Guest Cottage - 1 king , with full bathroom
    Upper Loft - 1 double , 3 twin/ single , with half bathroom
  • Master Bedroom Suite on first floor features a spectacular view out onto the lakes and contains a king size bed, tiled jacuzzi tub/shower bathroom, a large walk in closet. Upstairs loft area has its own outside stair entry into a private cozy nautical bedroom and half bath that can accommodate 3-4 people. Separate Guest cottage has waterfront views from king size bed and sitting area.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • books adult
  • books kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • beach chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • porch/lanai
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • deck wood
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • limited accessibility ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Changeover Day- weekdays preferred Special events throughout the summer-a tourist 'Welcome Cottage' features updated maps, events and helpful hints. Canada Day July Celebration Baddeck Regatta and Race Week in August 'Celtic Colours' entertainment and music fills the air all over Cape Breton Island-mid October


Car: recommended

Golf: This location lends itself to golf vacations for 2-3 couples experiencing a variety of Cape Breton Golf Courses.

1) Bell Bay GC just .3 miles from our waterfront cottage location.

Easy access and fun to return to any time- a 5 minute drive.

2) Cape Breton Highlands GC is just over 1 hour- an easy, scenic drive

3) Keltic Lodge-located north of Baddeck adjacent to the Cape Breton Highlands National Park

4) Cabot Links (NEW)- in Inverness-......Bandon Dunes of Oregon has developed a spectacular 'destination' golf course in a waterscape setting of unforgettable greens, golf and views. Travel distance is 30-40 minutes from our properties. A MUST!!!


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Baddeck, Nova Scotia

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Summer
May 16 2018 - Jun 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
Summer-Peak I
Jun 7 2018 - Jun 27 2018
7 night minimum stay
Summer- Peak II
Jun 28 2018 - Jul 25 2018
7 night minimum stay
Summer Finale
Jul 26 2018 - Aug 29 2018
7 night minimum stay
Early Fall
Aug 30 2018 - Oct 3 2018
7 night minimum stay
Fall & Celtic Colours
Oct 4 2018 - Oct 17 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning C$100
Refundable Damage Deposit C$500

Weekday Changeover Days- Preferably Mondays

Payment is accepted in US dollars or equivalent Canadian currency

Pets are not allowed.

Rates and terms are subject to change without notice.

Security deposit required / cleaning fee

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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