Welcome to the most Southern point in Nova Scotia, Cape Sable Island. Known for our beautiful white sandy beaches, the “Cape Islander” style fishing boats and the claiming Lobster Capital of Canada ! If you are in search of a relaxing get away you have came to the right spot. The Stones Throw Beach House is located just a Stone’s Throw away from Stoney Island Beach. This cottage provides you with all the comforts of home while recharging your batteries as you take in the scenic landscape.
This quiet rural setting on the Lighthouse Route offers an expansive waterfront just steps from the deck with panoramic views from everywhere on the property. Just 10 minutes from the town of Shelburne ( historic loyalist settlement)/and close to many white sand beaches.The cottage is fronted by Pierce’s Beach, a usable rock sand beach, boasting at times some spectacular waves. Fronted by ever changing traffic on Shelburne Harbour. Even inclement weather presents for striking photo ops.
We are one of the best birding destinations in Eastern Canada.Cape Sable Island earned it's IBA designation due to the presence of endangered PIPING PLOVERS, BRANT, SEMIPALMATED PLOVER and SHORT SAND PIPER. The nesting AMERICAN OYSTER CATHCHER in Canada are found near the Hawk which is located on Cape Sable Island. There is bird watching for the nature lovers and a short distance away, is the Barrington Bay scenic trail. This area is know for its many restaurants that serve fresh seafood.