Historic hotel (1887) overlooking the beautiful Bras d'or Lakes. Centrally located on Cape Breton Island and 4 hrs from Halifax. Large bedrooms, four with ensuite bath located on the second floor and two located above the kitchen with a shared bath. Very large kitchen, dining room and three large common rooms. Two full length verandas overlooking the water. Located on the beach with crystal clear water for swimming and nearby Marina and Cafe. Just across the lake from local Frolic & Folk pub, Jill's Chocolates and Highland Village Museum (Scotish history museum). The area has lots to do in the summer. Tuesday night concerts in July/August at the Feis an Eilein in Christmas Island ( who also have music,dance and gaelic lessons and a week long festival in August). Wednesday night concerts and weekend ceilidhs at the Frolic & Folk pub in Iona. Summer and Fall events at the Highland Village museum. Friday night suppers and entertainment at the Royal Canaddian Legion in Iona. The hotel is great for family gatherings, family reunions, or relaxing on the front deck watching the sun set over the lake. The area has a rich history in Scottish culture. People are friendly and helpful. If you wish to travel outside the community to other parts of Cape Breton it's easy to get to your destination since we are in the middle of the island. This makes day trips easier and more accessible. If you have any questions let us know!!! We are happy to help.
6 Bedrooms, 5 Baths (Sleeps 12), lake views, large kitchen, dining and parlours+ More