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Cosy cottage right on the water, Family Friendly, Pets Allowed

Bedrooms 2
Space 538 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Quiet location, water views, private pebble beach, boat launch, canoe, internet

The cottage (2 bedrooms, 4-5 persons) and the studio (bedroom loft, 2-3 persons) are located on the waterfront at the mouth to Chedabucto Bay, halfway from International Airport Halifax at the Cape Breton Highlands. Cottage and Studio can individually, or be rented together with friends, for family reunions, weddings or other celebrations. It's an ideal place to relax. Breakfast on the beach, watching bald eagles, take a ride in a canoe and enjoy the sunset at the campfire at night. The golf course is accessible by a boat in 5 minutes. Fishing in front of the cottage and deep sea fishing can be arranged by appointment. It is highly recommended to make day trips to explore the beautiful surroundings with its many lakes, rivers, forests and breathtaking bays and beaches.

Irmgard and Michael Peters
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 12, 2017


Nearest Airport
245 Kilometres
Halifax International Airport
Nearest Barpub
8 Kilometres
Rare Bird Pub in Guysborough
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Osprey Shores Golf Resort
Nearest Train
168 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
22 Kilometres
Exit 37 in Monastery
Nearest Restaurant
8 Kilometres
Days Gone By Bakery, Big G'S Pizza & Restaurant
Nearest Beach
4 Metres
right in front of the door step
Car: necessary


Guysborough Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Bath - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Wohnzimmer - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bed Room 1 - 1 king
    Bed Room 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Boat Dock
  • Canoe
  • Crow's Nest
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting


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Cosy cottage right on the water, Family Friendly, Pets Allowed
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews

Clean,well kept

  • 5 of 5

Lovely weather,the owners very nice

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review, it was a pleasure to have you. We are glad, that you had some nice trips around in our beautiful Guysborough County and Cape Breton (and perfect sunshine)! Maybe we see you again. All the best for you, Irmi
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Attleboro mass


  • 5 of 5

We love the cottage, very peaceful, well equipped. The owners Michael and Irmi are awesome. We saw 3 baby seals on the dock one morning, can't get better than that 😊

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this nice review, we are glad that you had a chance to see those baby seals and enjoyed your stay. We even saw a whale in front of the cottage the end of July, looking for makareles ( we had so many, that the water was boiling!). We catched 23 makareles in 20 Minutes! Maybe you have another chance some day to visit our cottage and the beatiful area. Thanks again and take care, Irmi
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A wonderful spot!

  • 5 of 5

My family (2 adults, two early teens) recently spent 2 nights at Irmi and Michael's cottage, what a treat! The property is extremely comfortable and welcoming, with all the amenities we needed. The location is stunning: 10 meters from the water, a 3 minute drive into Guysborough and close to Tor Bay Provincial Park. We even got out in the canoe for a quick paddle. We loved our time here, and recommend it unreservedly.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this nice revue. I am happy, that you enjoyed the stay in the cottage and surrounding pretty area, even if it was only for a short time. Thanks for coming and hopefully we will see you again.
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Beautiful cabin with a stunning view!

  • 5 of 5

Michael and Irmi were wonderful and so friendly,we enjoyed our stay so much,such a pretty cabin with such a stunning view ,the beautiful water right outside our door,coming from a hectic city this was an absolute dream and the sunsets were so incredible,we *LOVED* everything about it,very important to us was our 4 legged family member was welcome and that meant so much to us, we hope to return in the future,Thankyou so much Michael and Irmi for sharing your beautiful cabin with us:) Nat,Bruce and Max the Bullmastiff:)

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and hopefully we will see you and your four-legged friend again.
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Boston MA

Perfect Spot to unwind and relax!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed every minute, perfect weather, full moon by the fire pit, swimming, fishing, canoeing to Bird Island, exploring Guysborough, Tor Bay and the coast. The cottage is perfect, with wonderful water views. Irmi and Michael, thank you so much for sharing your special place and for your warm hospitality, we enjoyed Cape Breton travel but were happy to be back at the cottage. Faye and Matt

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. It was very nice to meet you and we hope to see you again in the future.
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Beautiful, peaceful, scenic. Perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Michael and Irmi were very friendly, and we cannot say enough about how wonderful the 2 bedroom cottage is! We enjoyed the private beachfront, the dock and the beautiful firepit and deck - even in the rain. This cottage was perfect for a best friend getaway trip, but would also be great for families and romantic getaways! The fireplace was wonderful, and the kitchen was equipped so that we could cook for ourselves throughout our 3 night stay. We will most certainly be back! -Lisa, Courtney and Ellie the great dane!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Endreinigung $39.6
Pet Fee $0

Call for winter booking
Check out 11 am, Check in 4 pm,

50% deposit will be required upon booking.
- 100% refundable if cancellation is received 3 month prior to arrival.
- 50% refundable if cancellation is received 2 month prior to arrival.
- Non-refundable if cancellation occurs within 1 month prior to arrival.
The balance of the booking fee is due upon arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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