The Bras d’Or Lakes Inn is a prime waterfront property giving direct access to the Bras d’Or Lakes, now a recognized UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. As a guest at the hotel you will be offered a 20% discount off the recreational rates when using our kayaks, stand-up paddle board, canoe, paddleboat and bicycles. Engage in some of our other packages and receive even greater discounts.
You can set out on the waterway for a paddle in protected bays and islands and watch for eagles and heron. Or fish from the fishing kayak and canoe. Set out on one of our bikes to explore St. Peter’s, the St. Peter’s Trail and the Battery Provincial Park on your own.
A credit card security deposit is required on all boat rentals. Clean boat policy – no charge. However, any damage or lost gear will be charged to the renter at retail price. Late returns will be charged a $10.00 hourly rate. A signed waiver is required for anyone using our rental equipment. Persons under the age of 19 must have a parent or guardian sign on their behalf. NO exceptions please. Rentals of kayaks are at the discretion of the operator (with consideration given to weather, experience and availability).
Walk In Rental Rates are as follows:
- One hour - $10 per person; double kayaks or two persons in a canoe - $15 per hour
- Half day - $25 per person; double kayaks or two persons in a canoe- $40 per half day
- Full day - $40 per person; double kayaks or two persons in a canoe - $60 per day