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Stay, Dine and Play in June

Stay, Dine and Play in June

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From June 1st to June30th, 2016 checkin
$132.00 per person, double occupancy.

June is a great time to visit Cape Breton Island. There is always lots to see, hear and do. We believe The Bras d’Or Lakes Inn is the place to stay, play, dine and use as a home base while visiting this side of the island. Our Stay and Play page will provide you with an overview of what the area has to offer and our What’s Happening page will keep you current on the entertainment planned for the month.

Once you arrive and check in you may want to enjoy a refreshment in our lounge or stroll down to the dock, along the canal or along the St. Peter’s trail.   Later  join us for your dinner reservation in the main dining room overlooking the lake. Before retiring you may even choose to relax in our outdoor hot tub.

The morning starts with our continental breakfast. Afterwards you may want to set out on the water for a paddle in the protected bays and around Handleys Island while watching for eagles and heron. Or take out one of our bikes to explore St. Peter’s on your own.

Whatever you chose, we will do our best to make your stay a wonderful experience!!

This package includes per person:

√ One night’s shared accommodation in Single King Room or Two Doubles Room
√ $50 dinner voucher for our dining room
√ Continental breakfast
√ Complementary drink
√ One hour use of kayak, Stand Up Paddleboard, canoe, pedal boat or bike based on availability
√ Access to hot tub 8 am to 10:00 pm

Fine print:

Check-in after 2 pm
Checkout before 11:00 am
Based on double occupancy. Maximum 4 […]

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Stay, Play & Nova Scotia Lobster!

Stay, Play & Nova Scotia Lobster!

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June thru September 2016
$147 Per Person, Double Occupancy

Lobster, Lobster! – Stay, Dine and Play!  

If you’re one of those people who just can’t get enough Nova Scotia lobster or are looking for your first lobster experience, this package is for you. Join us in the dining room overlooking the Bras d’Or Lakes for your complimentary drink, 1 ½ lb lobster and a wonderful selection of a la carte choices for appetizers, soups, salads and desserts. Your evening may wind down with in the lounge with complimentary entertainment most nights of the week in July through to September. Maybe end your day with a spell in our hot tub!

During your stay consider biking or walking along the canal or coastal trail or an hour on the water kayaking or paddling on the Stand Up Paddleboard. The morning begins with a free continental breakfast that includes boiled eggs, cereal, baked goods, toast, juices, fresh fruit, yogurt, cheese, coffee tea and milk.

This package includes per person:
√ One night’s shared accommodation in Single King Room or Two Doubles Room.
√ $60 food voucher for Pound and a Quarter Lobster Dinner a la carte.
√ Continental breakfast.
√ Complementary drink.
√ One hour use of kayak, Stand Up Paddleboard, canoe, pedal boat or bike based on availability
√ Access to hot tub 8 am to 10:00 pm
 
Fine print:
Check-in after 2 pm
Checkout before 11:00 am
Based on double occupancy. Maximum 4 persons per Two Doubles room.
Extra person in Two Doubles room: $88
Taxes and service extra. 3 day cancellation policy in effect

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Stay and Sail on the Bras d’Or Lakes

Stay and Sail on the Bras d’Or Lakes

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Stay and Sail on the Bras d’Or Lakes from June 15 through October 15 with Cape Breton Sailing Charters

Combine an overnight stay and a fine evening meal at the Inn with a captained day sailing adventure aboard Misty Cat, a 26 ft Nonsuch-class cruising sailboat. You can take the helm and handle Misty Cat’s unique wishbone sail rig. All guests are invited to try their hand steering, sail trimming, anchoring and navigating with helpful advice from the skipper. Captain Greg brings 5 decades of sailing experience including teaching, racing and cruising on inland, coastal and offshore waters. He enjoys sharing this and his wealth of local knowledge about the natural and social histories of the inland sea. Bras d’Or Lake and its watershed was recently designated a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and sets a perfect stage for your day sailing adventure.

Your cruise departs from Misty Cat’s private dock adjacent the historic St. Peter’s Canal. You will transit the protected waters of St. Peter’s Inlet northerly, through an island studded passage sculpted with quiet coves, to Chapel Island and Cape George, opening into the great inland sea known as Bras d’Or Lake. On full day charters you can anchor for a swim and tasty lunch. Every charter offers a hands-on sailing experience and options for our route based on guests’ interests, weather and wind conditions.

3 Hour Day Sail and Stay – $234 per person. Part of group of up to 6.
6 Hour Day Sail and Stay with Onboard Picnic (see below for menu selections) – $310 per person. Part of group of up to 6.

Extra Sailors in Two Doubles Room:
3 Hour Day Sail and Stay – $160 per sailor
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Sunset Picnic Sail + Stay Over

Sunset Picnic Sail + Stay Over

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Sunset Picnic Sail + Stay Over Offered June 15 through October 15 by Cape Breton Sailing Charters
Combine your overnight stay at the Inn with this multi-sensory sailing experience. The adventure begins at 6 pm, when you’ll board Misty Cat for a 3 hour sail on the Bras d’Or Lake. This evening cruise will take us through St. Peter’s Inlet – a protected passage studded with tiny islands and sculpted with quiet coves. You can take the helm and handle the sail while we glide in these historic and scenic waters.

The fresh sea air will tantalize your taste buds – so a highlight of this cruise will be the food. Bras d’Or Lakes Inn’s chefs have created a tasty menu of delectable finger foods for your individually-prepared Bento box picnic. Depending on your preferences we may anchor for supper or the captain will handle the vessel while you cruise and dine as the sun sets over the lake.

The Sunset Picnic Sail is offered as a group charter for your party of up to 6 people. The price per person includes your gourmet picnic (pre-ordered from our menu) and cold drinks aboard (water, soda, juices). You are welcome to bring your own alcoholic beverages.

$294 per person. Part of group of up to 6.
Extra sailors in Two Doubles Room: $215 per sailor.

Package includes per person:
√ 3 hour evening sailing excursion (confirmation of availability required in advance by the Inn)
√ Bento Box gourmet picnic supper – confirm menu selections at least one day before sail.
√ One nights’ shared accommodation – King Room or Two Doubles Room.
√ Continental breakfast.
√ One hour use of kayak, canoe, pedal boat, bike or SUP per guest based on availability and weather
√ Access to hot tub 8 am to […]

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Music Lovers’ Sunset Picnic Cruise + Stay Over

Music Lovers’ Sunset Picnic Cruise + Stay Over

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Music Lovers’ Sunset Picnic Cruise + Stay Over offered June 15 through October 15 with Cape Breton Sailing Charters

Combine your overnight stay at the Inn with a musical and gustatory sailing experience. The adventure begins at 6 pm, when you’ll board Misty Cat for a 3 hour sail on the Bras d’Or Lake. This evening cruise will take us through St. Peter’s Inlet – a protected passage studded with tiny islands and sculpted with quiet coves. You can take the helm and handle the sail while we glide in these historic and scenic waters.

There are two highlights to this special evening cruise:

1  A very tasty box picnic supper prepared for you by chefs at the Inn, to your selections from our menu.
2  Your sailing crew are musicians who will entertain you with traditional tunes during the cruise. You are welcome to join in the music making. Feel free to bring your own small acoustic instrument. Rhythm instruments will be provided on board.

Depending on your preferences we may anchor for supper and some music or we’ll just drive’er in good Cape Breton style while you cruise and dine and the sun sets over the lake.

The Music Lovers’ Sunset Picnic Cruise is offered as a private charter for your party of up to 4 people. The price per person includes a 3 hour evening cruise with a unique live music experience, your gourmet picnic (pre-ordered from our menu) and cold drinks aboard (water, soda, juices).You are welcome to bring your own alcoholic beverages.

$334 per person. Part of group of up to 4.
Extra sailors in Two Doubles Room:  $255 per sailor.

Packages include:
√ 3 hour evening sailing excursion (confirmation of availability required in advance by the Inn)
√ Gourmet box picnic […]

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Sail the Bras d’Or Lakes Biosphere

Sail the Bras d’Or Lakes Biosphere

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Sail the Bras d’Or Lakes Biosphere from June through September with Richmond Adventure Planning

Combine our very comfortable accommodation and great food with a cruise on the 25 ft. traditional sloop “Cuna Mara” captained by Gord Kerr and you have what we hope is a winning experience. From St. Peter’s you may choose to sail through St. Peter’s inlet to Chapel Island and view the Mi’kmaq Mission and then sail by other wild and rural vistas on the Bras d’Or Lakes. Or just motor through the canal and take a brief sail around St. Peter’s Bay. Captain Gord Kerr, now in his third year of operation, will be happy to finalize your travel Itinerary. On the Day Sail package you’ll have a choice of takeout specials prepared by the Bras d’Or Lakes Inn.

Canal and St. Peter’s Bay Motoring Tour – $184 per person group rate, maximum 4.
Half Day (3 hr) Sail – $234 per person group rate, maximum 4.
Full Day Sail with On Board Picnic – $310 per person group rate, maximum 4.
Children under 12 sail for free.

Extra sailor in Two Doubles Room:
Canal and St. Peter’s Bay Motoring Tour – $125
Half Day (3 hr) Sail – $175
Day Sail – $251

 These package include per person:

√ One Sailing excursion
√ Picnic Lunch on Full Day Sail – confirm selections at least one day before sail.
√ One nights’ shared accommodation – King Room or Two Doubles Room.
√ $50 dinner voucher for our dining room.
√ Continental breakfast.
√ Complementary cocktail with full day sail package
√ One hour use of kayak, canoe, pedal boat, bike or SUP per guest based on availability and weather
√ Access to hot tub 8 am to 10:00 pm

Fine print:

Call the Inn before booking to make sure the sailing date is available. (1-800-818-5885)
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