NEW PACKAGES FOR 2024
Pictou Island Beach Hopping Escape
Embark on Your Coastal Paradise Adventure:
Step into a magical oasis with our exclusive 2024 package, inviting you to the serene shores of Pictou Island. Nestled amidst warm sandy beaches and the vast expanse of the ocean, Kirribilli EcoRetreat beckons you for a two-night seaside getaway like no other.
Immerse Yourself in Nature's Embrace:
Sink into relaxation in your private yurt at Kirribilli EcoRetreat, lulled to sleep by the soothing symphony of the ocean under a blanket of twinkling stars. With coffee in hand, wake up refreshed, ready to explore the island's untouched beauty.
A Day of Unforgettable Experiences:
Your beach day awaits, meticulously planned to perfection. Cycle along picturesque paths, indulge in sandy strolls and delve into the mesmerizing world beneath the waves with your snorkelling gear. As the day unfolds, witness a breathtaking sunset over the open ocean, serenaded by the distant calls of seals and the graceful flight of blue herons.
Exclusive Package Highlights:
2-night stay at Kirribilli EcoRetreat, with full access to amenities, including a wood-fired sauna
Morning coffee/tea to kickstart your island adventures
Tailored beach-hopping itinerary with biking routes and suggested timelines
Daily mountain bike rentals for seamless exploration
Unwind with a rejuvenating wood-fired sauna session
Book Your Slice of Paradise Today:
Escape the ordinary and embrace the extraordinary on Pictou Island.
Contact us directly via email to reserve your spot and feel the magic of a tiny coastal island. Hurry, limited availability awaits!
Day Itinerary: We plan 45 minutes to 1 hour at each location and can adjust the timeline as required.
Roger’s Point for Breakfast: Welcome the day by sipping tea or coffee. Grab your coffee or tea, saunter down the path, and settle in an Adirondack chair. Relax with your book or magazine, or sit and enjoy the serenity.
John Dan’s Cove for Lunch: Pack your lunch to go. Hike or bike to John Dan’s Cove (the undeveloped side of Kirribilli EcoRetreat). Bring along some snorkel gear to explore the beach's edges.
Alternate for Lunch John McCallum Park (public): Bring some snorkel gear to explore the rock formations near the sea for exciting sea life.
Westend Beach: Enjoy a sunset cruise to the island's west end - one of the few places in Nova Scotia where you can see the sunset dip into the open ocean.
Price: 2-night full access and buyout of the retreat and property, maximin six guests,
JUNE/SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER $1450 plus HST for 2 nights/max 6 people
JULY/AUGUST WEEKDAY NIGHTS $1650 plus HST for 2 nights/max 6 people
JULY/AUGUST FRIDAY & SATURDAY NIGHT $1850 plus HST for 2 nights/max 6 people
Availability: Based on availability from June 1- October 15.
How to book: Contact us directly by email to book
Cancellation Policy: Our policy is 50% downpayment to hold your dates & full payment by May 1, 2024. Due to our very short season and isolated nature, our cancellation policy is as follows: We must be notified more than 21 days before your expected arrival for us to make a return. There will be a small holdback for processing fees (bank/credit card fees we pay) & re-booking (for us to fill the spots). Your refund amount depends on how efficiently we can fill the spots.
Good to Know: Our resort is dog-friendly (as long as your dog is friendly). What to bring: Beach towels, shower towels, swimsuits, water shoes (if desired), snorkel gear, hats, sunscreen, and food to prepare in our outdoor kitchen.
Amenities on Site: Hot shower, all your bedding, wood-fired sauna, outdoor kitchen
How to Get Here: Take a 45-minute ferry ride and discover an island beach paradise upon arrival. The passenger ferry departs in Caribou, Nova Scotia. From anywhere in Nova Scotia, follow the directions to get to the PEI ferry, then hang a right just before the PEI ferry loading area. The Pictou Island ferry docks at the west end of the fishing pier; drop your gear off the dockside and then proceed to the parking lot at the ferry terminal. Park your car, then walk down to the passenger ferry to assist with the loading. We will send along all information, instructions and maps for booking your ferry ride after you are booked.
Unwind. Explore. Discover.
Your Pictou Island escape awaits – book now and let the waves guide you to paradise!
options - north, west or east
north - a bluff & secluded beach overlooking PEI
West-ocean sunset & explore driftwood
east - snorkelling & sandy beach
We have six ready to roll.
Kona Tanuki Special Edition Mountain Bicycles
(includes bicycle helmet, bottle cage, night lamps)
$100/day for all 6
The whole group can sauna together!
*Add HST to all pricing
please send bookings & inquiries to: email@example.com
Cancellation & Booking
Our policy is 50% downpayment to hold your dates & full payment by May 1, 2024. Reservations taken after May 1, 2024 must be paid in full at the time of booking. Due to our very short season and isolated nature our cancellation policy is as follows: We must be notified more than 21 days in advance of your expected arrival for us to make a return. There will be a small holdback for processing fees (bank/credit card fees we pay) & re-booking (for us to fill the spots). Your refund amount depends on how efficiently we can fill the spots.