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Kayak rentals!

You want to book ahead to make sure you get the kayaks you need and you want to get there early... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2015
Milton, Canada
via mobile
Great Service!

I made the Skipping Stone my temporary "office" for two weeks and was delighted by the service... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
Paul B
Falls Church, Virginia
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22 Jul 2017
“Great Service!”
29 Aug 2015
“Kayak rentals!”
Located on beautiful Guysborough Harbour, Skipping Stone Cafe & Store is located in the historic Hart Building (circa 1913) across the courtyard from the Rare Bird Pub & Eatery and above the Guysborough Marina. The Cafe features fresh roasted...more
74 Main Street, Guysborough, Nova Scotia B0H 1N0, Canada
+1 902-533-2460
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

I made the Skipping Stone my temporary "office" for two weeks and was delighted by the service provided. Thry offer at least three brewed coffees a day; the beans are roasted next door and most days you can smell them roasting when you walk in....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

You want to book ahead to make sure you get the kayaks you need and you want to get there early because the ocean is more calm in the morning. Service is… Pretty good BUT the view and the experience are absolutely incredible. We saw...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 1 September 2013

Stopped here on our travels of beautiful Nova Scotia . Immaculate building with an amazing interior ... A large glass table encases a hand built canoe. Wow! The skipping stone even has its own roastery next door. We were very excited to come across this...More

Date of experience: July 2013
5  Thank Jessie A
Reviewed 31 October 2012

This is the sort of cafe you could linger in for a whole afternoon - a great chill-out place. Good selection of cakes as well

Date of experience: September 2012
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