FAQ

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Yes. Keltic Lodge at the Highlands is open seasonally, and typically welcomes guests each year beginning in mid-May and closes in mid-October.

Keltic Lodge at the Highlands aims to provide a home away from home for our guests. We offer a variety of guestroom options, each featuring comfortable beds with luxurious linens, fresh towels, wireless high-speed internet, flat screen televisions, coffee machines, and mini fridges.

At Keltic Lodge at the Highlands, we offer a variety of dining options. Our Arduaine Restaurant offers a casual atmosphere, while our Purple Thistle Dining Room offers a formal and authentic Nova Scotia dining experience. Our Chefs and culinary team will introduce you to the unique and wonderful flavors of our local region. Our Highland Sitting Room offers a light desert & appetizer only menu and is open daily from 10AM to 10PM. It’s a great place to enjoy your favourite drink while relaxing after a game, curl up and read a good book, or have a few drinks before dinner. We also offer specialty event catering and packaged picnic options for the eager traveler looking to explore the Cabot Trail.

Yes. Keltic Lodge at the Highlands offers free on-site parking.

Yes. We’re most definitely pet friendly! We consider pets our guests too. Our facility is ideal for mountain hikes or beach strolls with your four-legged friend(s). We offer pet-friendly accommodation in our Oceanside Cottages only. These policies are in place for pet and guest safety. Please contact us for further information.

Keltic Lodge at the Highlands does not permit smoking in any of our guestrooms, function rooms, restaurants or common areas in any of our buildings. Our facility has several dedicated outdoor locations for smoking; however, smoking in our buildings may hold penalty fees for guests.

Our guests’ comfort is our utmost priority, and therefore we offer cribs and cots, subject to availability. Please request these items at the time of booking to ensure they are available during your stay with us. Please note there is a $10 charge.

Absolutely! Working with organizations like AAA is very important to us and we participate in both AAA and CAA programs.

To ensure the safety and enjoyment of our guests, we require an adult of at least 18 years of age to book a room.

Check-in is 3:00PM and check-out is 11:00AM. We do, however, offer early check-in and late check-out times based on availability. Please contact us to see if we can accommodate your request.

Yes. Late check-out is available, based on availability.

We have a cancellation policy of 72 hours prior to arrival. A first night’s fee will be collected if a cancellation occurs in less than 72 hours prior to arrival.

We accept all major credit cards, cash, and debit.

Yes. Keltic Lodge at the Highlands offers free high-speed wireless internet access in all areas of our property.

Yes. We offer a variety of accommodations that meet the needs of guests with limited mobility or disabilities.

We offer on-site laundry services, including pickup, for a nominal fee. Dry-cleaning services are not available on-site.

Our outdoor pool and fitness room open daily; however, hours of operation do fluctuate based on our seasons. Please contact us for details.

Wireless Internet, parking, access to our fitness centre and The Spa, and live entertainment are included in your stay. Some of our packages also include a green fee and cart rental at Cape Breton Highlands Links. Please speak with our staff if you have any questions about these amenities.

We are eager to work with all groups, special events, individual travellers and associations to deliver a personalized and unique guest experience. Our team will customize our world-class offerings to your specific needs. We have many culinary professionals working alongside our services team to deliver an experience for your event that exceeds your expectations and meets your event budget.

The products we incorporate into our menus are locally sourced where possible, fresh and natural. Our chefs and culinary team understand that with dietary restrictions, lifestyle choices, and allergies, adaptations or substitutions may be needed. Please express your preferences to any of our hospitality staff or culinary team to ensure we accommodate your needs and expectations. Please communicate severe airborne allergies to our reservations team while booking your stay. Please note that we also have a variety of gluten-free options for our guests.

Although Keltic Lodge at the Highlands welcomes families, we are unable to provide babysitting services. However, we can offer you information regarding local childcare providers or members of our own staff who have babysitting experience and you may set up childcare services directly with these individuals.

We offer live and local entertainment every evening in our Arduaine Restaurant. Click here for the entertainment schedule.

Coastal travelling is always a challenge in terms of packing for the season, as at times the weather can be cool, even in summer. So, if you plan to enjoy the spectacular outdoors, and we recommend you do, wear layers and sturdy footwear.

There are plenty of things to do during your visit to Cape Breton. We welcome you to visit cbisland.com to learn more.

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