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The Groundswell Pub & Inn Exterior In D'Escousse, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Located on the magical Isle Madame, we are your perfect getaway to visit all of Cape Breton Island. Take a bike trip, go kayaking, or enjoy a great meal overlooking the water. However you decide to spend your time, your vacation at the Groundswell will be a memorable one.

The Groundswell Is Your Home Away
From Home

A lobster boat tied up at a pier in the spring in the afternoon with a red barn and a white house in the background and calm water all around

Rooms | Modern &  Comfortable

Our newly renovated, private and comfortable rooms are inspired by the Beatles and provide a relaxing atmosphere for your stay. Enjoy all the comforts of home while being surrounded by the beauty and serenity of our Inn.

Cottage | With Hot Tub & Ocean Views

Our Private Cottage is the perfect getaway for those seeking peace and relaxation. Newly renovated, this cottage offers stunning ocean views and has its own gated drive for extra privacy. It is just steps away from the main Pub & Inn, so you can conveniently enjoy the incredible food, live entertainment and water sport rentals our location offers.