Ingonish lets you choose your preference… salt water or fresh water! There is a refreshing selection of both types of beaches. Some, such as Ingonish Beach, even let you enjoy both at the same time! Swim in the sea, then rinse off in the fresh water without leaving the beach. Be sure to check out the long list of our superb beaches at the Cape Breton Highlands website. Continue reading “Head to the Beach”
The trail follows a long, narrow peninsula separating two ocean bays, ending on headland cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Cape Smokey and Ingonish Island.
There are opportunities to see seabirds, seals, whales and eagles, as well as fishing boats in the early summer. Continue reading “Hike Middle Head Trail”
“The first sighting of the ocean comes right at the first tee, with North Bay providing a cutting wind and stunning view. Those views – whether they be of water or mountains or both – never stop.” Bob Weeks, Editorial Director of SCOREGolf, and one of the most recognized golf personalities in Canada. Continue reading “Highlands Links Golf Course”
Cape Breton Highlands National Park is known for its spectacular highlands and ocean scenery. The Cape Breton Highlands are the most striking feature of northern Cape Breton. Steep cliffs and deep river canyons carve into a forested plateau bordering the Atlantic Ocean. One third of the Cabot trail, a world-famous scenic highway, runs through the national park along the coasts and over the highlands. Continue reading “Cape Breton Highlands National Park”
Rocky Bay Cottages are minutes away from everything you’ll need to have a great time during your vacation. This includes the hiking trails, Highlands Links Golf Course, beautiful sandy beaches and fun-filled boat tours. Each of the cottages at Rocky Bay have fully equipped kitchens and feature one or two bedrooms. Located on a spacious 2.5 acre lot, the cottages have a beautiful view of the Atlantic Ocean a sandy beach is within walking distance.
Seascape Coastal Retreat is situated on the Cabot Trail in Ingonish, Nova Scotia at the heart of the Cape Breton Highlands. This spectacular property has a panoramic view of the ocean and the surrounding mountains of the Highlands. Fine accommodations are provided with air-conditioned cottages each with a fireplace, whirlpool bathtub and a pristine view of the ocean.
When a small & secluded seacoast haven beckons your soul, we invite you to dwell at our tiny kingdom by the sea.
Steps away from the Atlantic Ocean in Ingonish on a six acre private beachfront property stands Lantern Hill & Hollow-beautifully landscaped grounds, large expanses of green, manicured lawns and a welcoming guest house perched majestically on the hill-top; the house reigns over a charming seaside village of beach cottages nestled in the hollow below – and just a stone’s throw away from one of the most glorious stretches of wide, sandy beaches in all of Cape Breton.
In Ingonish Ferry – Open year round
Nestled between two mountains, the view is magnificent with cottages overlooking the harbour and ocean! Only minutes from the Cape Breton Highlands National Park, our location is perfect to enjoy all the activities that the Ingonish area is famous for.
The moment you arrive at Keltic Lodge‘s Cape Breton Resort and Spa, you’ll begin to feel at ease. From the refreshing coastal air and warm hospitality, to exquisite dining and renowned spa; when you vacation in Cape Breton Nova Scotia at Keltic Lodge Resort and Spa, your experience exceeds all your expectations. Our Cape Breton resort offers the perfect coastal escape for those seeking a quiet retreat to restore spirits, an invigorating setting to perfect your golf swing, a secluded getaway to rekindle romance, or an adventure destination to reconnect as a family.
On the Cabot Trail in Ingonish Centre, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
Our fine accommodations include 2 bedroom log chalet/cottages, 3 bedroom chalet and log motel suites. Access to a beautiful sandy beach is just across the road and down a pleasant 3 minute stroll through a wooded path.
A unique opportunity to discover the beauty of northern Cape Breton and marine life near the coastlines. Zip along the rugged shores in search of whales, dolphins, seals, leatherback turtles, puffins, eagles and more! Discover the mystique of Ingonish Island, the seclusion of a light keeper’s station, and the breathtaking cliffs near renowned Kelitc Lodge.
Our dining room is a visual fusion of the vista of the Middle Head Peninsula, the Atlantic Ocean and the mountain range of the Cape Breton Highlands. Our fusion menu is an extension of the unique and personal Cape Breton experience we present for you at Avalon the Restaurant in Ingonish, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia.
Looking for fine accommodations in the Ingonish Cape Breton area?
Situated at Ingonish Ferry, the Castle Rock Country Inn is a four-star, boutique hotel overlooking the magnificent vista of Middle Head Peninsula, the Atlantic Ocean and the mountain range of the Cape Breton Highlands. An ideal location for day trips to all other points of interest on Cape Breton Island.