Located on the North Shore of Cape Breton, this Birch Plain property offers private beach access just a minutes’ walk away. A fully equipped kitchen and free Wi-Fi are featured in the cottage.

A TV and a fireplace are provided in the lounge area of The Sleeping Moose. Brightly furnished with wooden décor, a furnished patio offers ocean views and a BBQ.

The Dancing Moose Café provides breakfast and lunch options, while during the off-season months dinner options are available upon request with surcharge. Free parking is offered on-site.

Cape Breton Highlands Park and Highlands Links Golf Course are both within 25 minutes’ drive away. Ingonish is 23 mi from Birch Plain Sleeping Moose.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Your stay will include:
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The Sleeping Moose has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 23, 2013

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, American

Free Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Two-Bedroom Cottage
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  • Is your private beach next to the property or do I need to use a means of transportation to go there?

    Our (Rock) beach is directly connected to the property and directly accessible.


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Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant The Clucking Hen
    9.3 miles
  • Restaurant The Dancing Moose Cafe
    0 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Cape Smokey
    0 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Atlantic Ocean
    0.1 miles
Closest Airports
  • Sydney (Nova Scotia) Airport
    30.3 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    The Dancing Moose Cafe

    Food: American, Belgian, Dutch, Local, International

Amenities of The Sleeping Moose
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Private beach area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Archery Off-site Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Skiing
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Packed lunches
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Dutch
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House rules
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Check-in

4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Check-out

6:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express The Sleeping Moose accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform The Sleeping Moose of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Sleeping Moose

  • The Sleeping Moose is 1,650 feet from the center of Birch Plain.

  • The Sleeping Moose offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Beachfront
    • Private beach area
    • Archery
    • Beach

  • Check-in at The Sleeping Moose is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The Sleeping Moose has 1 restaurant:

    • The Dancing Moose Cafe

  • Guests staying at The Sleeping Moose can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • À la carte

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Sleeping Moose (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • The prices at The Sleeping Moose may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at The Sleeping Moose include:

    • Vacation Home