We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Modern style ocean front home Gulf of St Lawrence

Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Inverness, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
The house is located in the bay-front hills 15 km north of Inverness, Cape Breton, NS, Canada, and known in the neighborhood as “the red box on the hill.” Close to the Cabot and the Ceilidh Trail

It has a spacious open kitchen and living room on the first floor (135 square meters, around 1500 square feet) with a window glass front that provides for an unobstructed view over the bay. On the second floor are 2 bedrooms and two bathrooms (95 square meters around 1000 square feet).

The master bath room is equipped with a Whirlpool tub, a big walking Shower …and has a big window. The floors are finished with maple wood.

The front deck offers a 180 degree ocean view with stunning sunsets. The other deck provides for breakfast in the morning sun, BBQ in the afternoon or evening.

In the winter you have the cozy warmth of a wood stove and...
Read more
Listing #FKN2526456
About the Owner
Rolf K
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2012
Reviews from our community
Write a ReviewReviews (17)

1 - 3 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

While staying at the Red Box, every sunset was an event worth pausing to view from start to finish. Both decks provide a beautiful view. The location of the Red Box provides privacy and solitude yet is only a ten-minute drive to Inverness. The home...More

Thank Helene A
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We had a wonderful week-long stay! A quiet, secluded area to enjoy some spectacular sunsets. Inverness is just a few minutes away, with some nice shops (including an excellent coffee shop), and an excellent beach. Really let’s you get away from it all, while still...More

Thank Brian P
Rolf K, VR Owner at Modern style ocean front home Gulf of St Lawrence, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hi Brian Thank you. So we extend our subscription for the „sunset‘s“ ... So you can come again. Greetings Rolf

See more reviews
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The house is in a very peaceful and private location overlooking the ocean. The open plan of the house is beautiful, with lovely views of the ocean or forest out every window. It is close to Inverness, the Margarees, and many warm water sandy beaches....More

Thank CathJohnson
Rolf K, VR Owner at Modern style ocean front home Gulf of St Lawrence, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thanks Catherine I am happy that it was a great time for you. Anytime again .... even in winter it is a special place 😊 Greetings Rolf

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sofa Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Please let us know what for pets you like to take with you.
    3 Full baths
    3 Sofas
    2 Queens
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Clearing Fee: R 1 065 / stay - Fee
Hide Rates
About the neighbourhood
A wonderful place on this earth located on the Broad Cove Marsh Road a beautiful scenic ocean route.
The Sunset direct into the sea. See Whale from the deck or Bald Eagles ...

novascotia -dot- com
inverness -dot- com
celtic-colours -dot- com
cabotlinks -dot- com
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Halifax: 322.0 km
Ferry: PEI: 97.0 km
By Car or By Bus but you need a car

THE CAPE BRETON LIFE with Award-winning actor Alan Arkin
contact us to get the link. Flipkey/Tripadvisor let us not publish any link on this website..
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.6 km.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests