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Panoramic Ocean View on the Cabot Trail in Margaree

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Acres and Ocean Cottage ; B&B is back there up the hill


Last updated: 05/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 Bedroom (Queens),fully equipped, large ,handy beaches , trails

Cottage is at 10814 Cabot Trail, Belle Cote village .2 bedrooms, each with a queen; cottage equipped for FOUR. Full size kitchen and appliances. TV, WiFi, telephone. Near 4 swimming beaches ,dining and hiking and the national park . Local crafts-quilts, glass , wood ,pottery. CB celtic music venues handy , lobster pound,whale watching . 40 minutes to Baddeck, Mabou or Pleasant Bay . Very private , a 25-40 + mile wide view of the horizon for sunsets .
Main Property name is "Ocean Haven" at 49 Old Belle Cote Road ; was a B&B for over 25 years. .
Try Google maps and Goggle Streetview to see video of Belle Cote Beach Road , and Cabot Trail .

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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/23/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 800 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    OK for children over 12 ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Each bedroom has 1 Queen bed with additional memory comfort foam toppers . Each bedroom has it's own view and good breezes. Each bedroom has side tables, lamps , alarm clocks, and clothes closet/ wardrobe and alarm clock. Rooms are very quiet as we have added insulation to interior walls ....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Shower, sink and comfort height toilet

Other Amenities

  • This West side of Cape Breton is the best location for water access and views and as base for the whole Island. .You can easily travel the Cabot Trail full circle,with a one day drive . Variety of dining within an hours drive and also access to several CB celtic music venues , many neat country museums and gift shops and local artisants; quilters, wood carvers , pottery , paintings , glassworks, the Larchwood factory . Good base to day trip for kayaking, whale watching, Skyline trail hiking , sail the Bras d'or lakes, Graham Bell Museum, Iona Highland Village . ...moreless


  • Satellite / Cable:

    Bell satellite system ...moreless

  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    You look directly at the West horizon , so you see all the sunsets go right into the water ,either from the deck , or down at the public wharf and beach . ...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Cottage faces the ocean horizon . The Belle Cote beach is a 5 minute walk . 3 other beaches within 10 min. All good for swimming , all are saltwater , all are sandy . Check Google street view...moreless

  • Downtown:

    It's a village , so businesses are all along a rural 2 lane road., e.g . Gas station , lobster pound, hooked rugs , dining in the village. walking trails on forestry access roads. ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Cape Breton Highlands 'mountains' are to the rear ,and there is a forestry road for hiking , then clear views of the Highlands as you drive the next 60 miles North . Google Street view these routes ...moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    1200 feet from the Ocean shore ...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Looks to West and you see 25+miles of horizon Rear looks to the Highlands . Surrounded by fields ....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    5 minute walk to the local main beach 3 other beaches within 10 minute drive ...moreless

  • Resort:

    There are various resorts on Cape Breton Island where our cottage guests will travel to for some speciality and fine dining ....moreless

  • Rural:

    Belle Cote is one of many coastal fishing villages along the ocean ( Gulf of St Lawrence), and then one of 15 villages along the Margaree River ...moreless

  • Village:

    We are in BELLE COTE on the North side the Margaree River and Margaree Harbour . Best part of the village is the fishing wharf and beach. The main Cabot Trail is not a busy road anytime really . ...moreless

  • Water View:

    Looks to over 25+ miles of horizon ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Might as well be on the water as unit is less than 1800 feet from shore . ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming


  • Dining:

    Eat -in , table for FOUR , faces the morning sun ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Several windows and you always have a breeze by the ocean ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    outside clothes line ...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    You are on a 100 acre site with paths and forestry access roads , or beach/wharf access roads for casual walks or runs . ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room:

    Looks to the ocean sunsets , Looks to the ocean Furnished with high back and leather chairs , NO pull-out or chesterfield . Fully Carpeted ...moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Local calling only . Your Cell phone has to match the BELL Canada network for best service . ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Yes, Towels are changed as arranged with your host. No beach towels though. ...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Starter supply ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything you need for 4 ; a few pots and pans but none to boil lobster ( there is a lobster pound where you can get fresh lobster and crab cooked and dine by the water , just 10 minutes away ) ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    supplies for FOUR , views of the morning sun coming over the mountainside ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Countertop oven too ...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Salt, pepper , Starter supply of coffee ,tea, sugar ...moreless


  • Deck / Patio:

    Looks West to25+ mile wide view of the horizon ....moreless

  • Golf:

    Handy new Inverness Cabot Links , Baddeck Bell Bay , Cheticamp LaPortage , even Ingonish Highlands Links ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Bring your own ; handy launches for the ocean or the famous Margaree River, up to 20+ miles of river ....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Extra charge ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    You are handy FOUR good swimming beaches = Belle Cote, Margaree Harbour ,Whale Cove and Chimney Corner ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


from 1 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $36.59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $73.18


THREE night Minimum Stay .

FOUR guest maximum .

These prices are tax free = We do NOT have to charge the 15% taxes .

Cottage is equipped for FOUR and can only sleep FOUR .

Lobster or Crab cooking is not permitted inside .

Local lobster pound is available for fresh cooked lobster , crab, and mussels

Housekeeping is always subject to an additional fee depending on condition,especially of appliances , at departure .

Towels changed on request

if a stay is over 5-7 days , and housekeeping required , host can arrange on request . $ 50 minimum .

If arrival may be later than 4-6 pm, please call by NOON .

The MINIMUM stay is THREE nights .

1. We reserve with your credit card and will charge a deposit on an agreed date .

2. Cancellation and refunds vary

3. Cleaning fee: Booking Specific

or ADDITIONAL after departure if conditions warrant as specified in our Guest Information Book and posted in the unit .

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/23/2017
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90 Miles
Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
3 'licensed' restaurants in the village
80 Miles
Nearest Ferry
North Sydney -NFLD ferry
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Cabot Links/Cliffs, La Portage ,Highlands ,Bell Ba
200 Miles
Nearest Train
Belle Côte, NS, Canada
Nearest Motorway
Cabot Trail
Belle Côte, NS, Canada
Nearest Beach
Belle Cote Beach 5 minute walk away

Car: Necessary

Along the coast , and within the Margaree River valley , there are over 15 villages within an hour's drive . They were first settled by the Scotch, the Irish, the French, the Acadians , and Dutch. Cultural and musical events and 'arts' locations are all very unique . Some are world famous ( Anne Morrell quilts, Larchwood cutting boards and CB Clay pottery ).


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1989

Why the Owner Chose Belle Côte, NS, Canada:
Great summer location on the Cabot Trail . You can walk /drive 5 minutes and be at the beach (1 of 4 handy) ,at a lobster pound , or fine dining or family dining

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The whole property, "Ocean Haven" , is 100 acres , ocean to mountain .You have field paths and mountain wood roads to explore. You can go to a swimming beach every day, 4 beaches handy ; choose from 4 golf courses ; dine ; take in good old Cape Breton fiddle music and local festivals .

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/23/2017

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  • Acres and Ocean Cottage ; 
B&B is back there up  the hill

    Acres and Ocean Cottage ; B&B is back there up the hill

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Queen has mountain view

    Queen has mountain view

  • Whales at play about 1000 feet from our shore

    Whales at play about 1000 feet from our shore

  • Eagle lands at our shore perch

    Eagle lands at our shore perch

  • Looking to our coast

    Looking to our coast

  • sunset


  • View from rear mountains, cottage is to the right

    View from rear mountains, cottage is to the right

  • Queen faces ocean view

    Queen faces ocean view

  • view from Kitchen

    view from Kitchen

  • Mom and the kids

    Mom and the kids

  • Mom and kids

    Mom and kids

  • Our Calm harbour ; Belle Cote in the background

    Our Calm harbour ; Belle Cote in the background

  • sunset


VRBO #484848

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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