Charming Dome Rental in the Forest of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia

South Harbour, Nova Scotia (Canada)

Charming Dome Rental in the Forest of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia

Visit Nova Scotia: island glamping in Canada

5 units
10 guest capacity
Pets allowed

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  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
This charming dome rental is nestled in the South Harbour of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, and can accommodate up to two guests. The interior of this stunning geodesic dome features a comfortable king-size bed appointed with soft linens and a beautiful skylight that offers breathtaking views of the night sky. Glampers will also have access to a bathroom with a toilet, a sink, and a shower. Towels are kindly provided by the host.

The inviting sitting area has two plush chairs and a cafe table. Outside, glampers will find a deck area with outstanding views, a charcoal barbecue grill for cookouts, a picnic table, and a fire pit. We also offer a French press coffeemaker and a steel door that locks with a key.


  • Hot water
  • Cell service
  • King-size bed
  • Firewood
  • Deck/Patio
  • Fire pit
  • Parking
Glampers will be able to fully immerse themselves in the peaceful ambiance of their stunning wilderness surroundings while still enjoying convenient access to an array of modern amenities. The property features a private charcoal barbeque grill, as well as another covered outdoor barbecue area with picnic tables and a large kitchen sink. There is also a cozy fire pit area where glampers can roast s'mores together. Additionally, glampers will have access to a shared bathroom facility. All accommodations have electricity, hot water, and electric heating.

Guest Services

  • Cleaning services
  • Front desk service
  • Room service
Kayak, canoe, and board rentals are available on the property

Ziplining and whale watching tours can be arranged upon request and for an additional fee.

Firewood, pellets, charcoal, and ice can be purchased on site.

For more information, guests should inquire with the host.

Location + Surroundings

  • National Park
    distance: 3 miles
  • Forest
    distance: 3 miles
  • Lake
  • Waterfall
    distance: 15 miles
  • Mountain
  • Beach
  • River, stream or creek
Local services
  • Fuel station
    distance: 5 miles
  • Supermarket
    distance: 20 miles
  • Town/City
    distance: 100 miles
  • Airport
    distance: 120 miles
  • Health facility
    distance: 20 miles
  • Tourism office
    distance: 30 miles
  • Shopping
This incredible property is situated in the charming community of South Harbour, Nova Scotia, only a few minutes from the boundless natural beauty of the stunning Cape Breton National Park. Glampers will find themselves nestled in the lush landscape of the Cape Breton Highlands with easy nearby access to an abundance of outdoor recreation to enjoy together. Glampers will be close to the breathtaking White Point, Meat Cove, and Saint Laurence Bay at the tip of the Highlands. With close proximity to both the forest and the ocean, this is an ideal location for glamper seeking a peaceful getaway with plenty of options for nature activities nearby.

While the setting of this tranquil property is very private and feels like a secluded retreat, glampers will be a scenic 90-minute drive from the charming town of Cheticamp, Nova Scotia. There, glampers will find numerous options for entertainment, shopping, and dining. The nearest airport can be found in the beautiful harbor town of Sydney, Nova Scotia, which can be reached in just over two hours by car.


  • Water sports
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

Surrounded by the enchanting natural beauty of Nova Scotia's diverse landscape, glampers will have access to a plethora of options for outdoor experiences to enjoy together during their stay. Glampers will be only minutes away from miles of picturesque coastline boasting soft sandy beaches ideal for building sand castles and collecting seashells. The sparkling waters of the North Atlantic Ocean are excellent for boating and sailing, as well as other water sports such as windsurfing, canoeing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and swimming.

Those who prefer to stay on land can explore the area by hiking or biking on the vast network of stunning wilderness trails within Cape Breton National Park. The park is home to an array of majestic native wildlife, including deer and many different types of birds. Other popular attractions include golfing, whale watching tours, exploring the island's charming shops and restaurants, and visiting landmarks such as the Caveau Point Rear Range Lighthouse.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: from 3:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed additional charge
  • No smoking
  • Parties allowed
  • Events allowed

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

Dogs are welcome but need to be on a leash at all time an cannot be left unattended in the dome by themselves. No more than three dogs per booking. There is an extra $30 cleaning fee for dogs.

Smoking is not permitted.

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