River Denys Lodge between Eden und Valley Mills with own warf, next to the Bras d`Or Lake, distance to Port Hawkesbury: 40 km, was built in 2006 for European standard (220 V and 110 V). It has a spacious living room with open fireplace and open kitchen, 4 bedrooms with 8 beds and 2 bathrooms. It has two separate entrances for 2 families or couples who want to spend their holiday together, share a car if necessary, but would be independent of each other. Even for families with grandparents it is is ideal.
The property with a size of nearly 10,000 m2 is located between Eden Valley Mills on the River Denys idyllic spot and has an own boat dock. From there, down river you reach the Bras d'Or Lake, a mixed-water lake with two inlets into the Atlantic. Upriver you can watch eagles, beavers and other wildlife just from canoe.
Ground floor and first floor of the house shown below are connected with a step inside., but each with separate entrance from outside as well. On the upper floor is a terrace of 3/4 of the house with a beautiful view over the broad river and the adjacent valley. At the end of the day you can see eagles passing every evening and a beaver family round her head is floating on the shore.
In the summer lots of hummingbirds are flying around.
Orangedale is quickly reached in 10 min. At Bruce, a real grocery store, there is „everything“ available. Gasoline, food, tires, furniture, tools, all reasonably priced and good tips for free.
The town of Whycocomagh with all infrastructural facilities is just 20 minutes by car, where at "Farmer Daughter" is the best ice cream in town.
However, Port Hawkesbury (Canadas second largest port in Vancouver) is quickly reached in 40 minutes. There are big super stores and just about everything your heart desires.
The nearest airport is in Halifax, about 300 km (3 hours) and can be reached via a well-developed highway. From here there are 6-7 hours flights to Europe.
See location on Google Maps here.....
More pictures here in the photo album ...... or a video here .... (at the bottom)
A printable flyer can be downloaded here.
Rates for River Denys Lodge in Canadian Dollar
incl. 2 guests (every extra person up to max 8 guests 10 CAD per night) + 120 CAD final cleaning + 15 % HST:
May 2018 Low Season $160 (power per usage)
June Shoulder Season June 2018 $165 (power per usage)
July 1. - September 30. High Season 2017 $175 (power included)
October 1.-31. Shoulder Season 2017 $160 (power per usage)