Patsy's "Shack" is a newly constructed 2 bdrm home nestled between the Gulf of St Lawrence & the Highland Mountains of Cape Breton Island Nova Scotia Canada Open May-Oct Fully equipped Sleeps 6 (website hidden)
I regret that I scheduled only one night in this charming village. I think it would be an excellent base for more extended hiking trips in the nearby Highlands. Follow Patsy's recommendation of going to the last town on the road, Meat Cove. The hiking there is excellent.