Our guest cottage is Centrally located on the Cabot Trail, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia on 70 acres of wood land.

The two-storey attached house-keeping cottage has
- a private entrance w/ a screened-in porch,
- a full kitchen,
- 3 piece bathroom with shower - living room/dining room with a propane fire place and a - sofa bed
- Upstairs is a roomy Master Bedroom with a Queen size bed.

From the upper level you get a view of the gardens and woods where moose, deer, fox and other wildlife, including nesting robins can be seen. Downstairs next to the dining table we have an active hummingbird feeder.

Our land rises to approximately 800 feet/250 metre. The property is adjacent to a large Provincial Protected Wilderness Area and can be accessed by hiking or back country skiing.

A 10 minute walk or 3-minute drive will take you to a cobble beach, ideal for bird watching, beach combing and wave relaxation.

Our community boasts a wide variety of hiking & walking trails.

We also have nearby country roads ideal for stress free biking and comfortable walking with river and ocean views.

Five minutes south of here you can drive to the start of the Red Island Trail for 90 minutes of moderate to medium hiking along a river, ocean and lake.

High energy, more adventurous hikes can be found out your back door or you can take a 15 minute drive to the start of the North River Falls walk. This 6 hour hike leads to Nova Scotiaís largest waterfall.

The Cape Breton Highlands National Park with itís many trails is 45 minutes away.

You can swim in two nearby rivers, Indian Brook River and Barachois River and ocean swimming is found 7 minutes north of here at Little River Beach.

Less than 45 minutes from Field Stone Garden is the:

- Entrance to the Cape Breton Highlands Natíl Park
- Alexander Graham Bell Museum, Baddeck
- St. Annís Gaelic College of Arts & Crafts
- Doneldaís Puffin Boat Tours, Englishtown
- Two of Canadaís top golf courses, Baddeck & Ingonish
- North River Kayak Tours
- Highland Bow & Arrow
- 5 minutes away we have twice weekly ceilidhs in July & August (acoustic musical events featuring Celtic and Cape Breton Music), Barrachois

We have two nearby churches plus a mosque and synagogue within an hourís drive and a Gampo Abbey 90 minutes away.

One of the mainstay of our community is the lobster fishery and the season is from mid-May to mid-July.

Our community boasts a large number of award winning artisan whose shops feature work in leather, pewter, chocolate, photography, glass art, pottery, iron sculpting, fibre work and fashion design.

We are 1.5 hours from Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Park.

-75 minutes away from the Sydney Airport and
-4 hours from the Halifax Airport and
-50 minutes from the Newfoundland Ferry

Our dog Culan and cat Flora live with us.


Complimentary wireless internet

Fridge & stove
Cookware & utensils
Coffee maker
Dishes & cutlery
Dish detergent

Complimentary Tea, Coffee + kitchen basics like salt, pepper, etc.

Propane Fireplace
3 piece bathroom (shower)
Hair dryer

All kitchen, bath and bed linens

Propane BBQ

Screened in Porch

Private Entrance

Non Smoking

Suitable for a couple or a family w/ small children. (Dogs considered.)