Situated on 17 acres at Lake Ainslie, on Cape Breton Island, this property consists of 7 fully equipped cottages (3-2 bedroom cottages; 4-1 bedroom units) with a private beach.

Cottages have electric heat with full shower and bath.


Access to 1,000' of lake frontage:

The cottages overlook Lake Ainslie, which is fourteen miles long and 4 miles wide, and is Nova Scotia's largest natural lake. Great for fishing and swimming.

  • Cozy furnished cottages
  • 4 pc bath
  • Linen, towels, cleaning supplies
  • Stove, fridge
  • Satellite T.V. (Star Choice)
  • Pay phone on premises

We are a registered Nova Scotia tourist facility
Canada Select 3 Star rating.

Located 7 miles off Route 19 at Strathlorne to Lake Ainslie or 15 miles off highway 105 (Trans Canada), Exit 5 at Whycocomagh. We are easily accessible by land, sea and air. Nova Scotia by air from Boston to Halifax takes 70-minutes on a direct flight while Toronto or Montreal to Halifax is a 180-minute flight. London, Glasgow or Amsterdam to Halifax International Airport is a 7-hour flight. Lake Ainslie, Cape Breton is a three and a half-hour drive from Halifax International Airport, or a two-hour drive from the Sydney Airport.

Rates: $85 - $130 per night plus tax

Reservations recommended
24 hour cancellation policy
Open May 15th - October 15th

Contact Us: 902-258-3764 | Toll Free: 1-888-430-3434
Off Season Only (Oct 15 - May 15): Phone: 902-860-0783
nowenfamilycottages@hotmail.com

Located at: 1792 West Lake Ainslie Road, Inverness

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