Baddeck Cottage Rental Photos and Description
Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath, Sleeps 6
This delightful bright, newly decorated, fully furnished cottage in the centre of Baddeck offers 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, large front and back gardens, complete with an outdoor BBQ and new patio set with umbrella . It has a fully equipped kitchen and all bedding and towels are included. The cottage is within a short walking distance of grocery and liquor stores, library and churches. Walk down to the waterfront and enjoy a sail on the Amoeba Sailing Tours around Baddeck Bay. Also within walking distance are the Alexander Graham Bell Museum and the Bras D’Or Lakes Interpretive Centre, all overlooked by the Bell homestead, Beinn Bhreagh. Listen to local Gaelic music nightly. Baddeck offers a wide variety of dining establishments from family oriented to fine dining. Visit the boutiques and eat in the sidewalk cafes. Baddeck is home to Bell Bay Golf Club, one of the top rated golf courses in Canada.
Baddeck is close to the Highland Village, a glimpse into the Cape Breton of days gone by. The new Cabot Links Golf course in Inverness is only 30 mins drive. The stunning Highland Links golf course is located on the world famous Cabot Trail, and the Englishtown Bus Cafe, which is an authentic 1960's English Double Decker Bus where you can sit have lunch as well as purchase local artisan's work at the gift shop, are both located at the start of the extraordinary Cabot Trail in Englishtown. Drive or cycle to the magnificent Cape Breton Highlands National park to view the rugged magnificence of unspoilt pristine land.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible
Why Eileen MacLean chose Baddeck
Centrally located to all amenities in Baddeck, the beginning and the end of the Cabot Trail. (Please see photos)
BREATHTAKING AT EVERY TURN... AND THEN SOME.
Awe-inspiring…Dramatic...Magnificent! Lonely Planet named it one of the best road trips in the world. How would you describe it? One of the most famous drives in Canada, the Cabot Trail is a spectacular highway carved into the cliffs of the Cape Breton Highlands, with views that defy description and gravity. But that’s only part of your journey in the place we call Cape Breton Island, the place Travel + Leisure magazine named the number one island destination in all of North America. But we knew that already.
What makes this cottage unique
Enjoy the peace and privacy of your own home away from home, for the cost of a hotel room. Have a culinary flair? Create some wonderful meals from local fresh seafood and produce. Fancy a steak? Grab some beautiful steaks from the Co-Op (no finer cuts anywhere) and fire up the BBQ. Eat in or eat out at any one of the many fine and casual dining restaurants the village of Baddeck has to offer. Stroll the lovely shops and boutiques on Chebucto Street. Explore super natural Kidston Island with it's famous lighthouse and beaches. Walk to the grocery store, Liquor, beer & wine store and to any one of the local churches.
For lovers of the great outdoors, enjoy a day on the links at one of the areas spectacular golf courses or go fly fishing on one of the regions scenic rivers. Fishing licences may be purchased locally in Baddeck. If you enjoy water sports, Baddeck is on the Bras D' Or lakes, Canada,s inland sea, a series of tidal lakes accessible from the Atlantic ocean at Big Bras D' Or or at St. Peters Canal. For those who like to hunt, check out the Department of Natural Resources website for species and seasons. http://novascotia.ca/natr/hunt/
If you are a budding or professional photographer, painter, naturalist, hiker or skier you have come to one of the premier destinations anywhere. Add a heaping portion of Cape Breton's world famous hospitality and you will enjoy the vacation of a lifetime.