Some of Nova Scotia’s best beaches are a short drive from DesBarres Manor Inn. Have the DesBarres Manor innkeepers prepare a picnic basket for you and your loved one so you can be swept away at one of these special beaches.
Port Shoreham Provincial Park
Only 15 minutes from DesBarres Manor Inn, Port Shoreham features a boardwalk to a beautiful sand and pebble beach. Named by Indie Travel Podcast as one of the top "six indie places to soak up the sunshine this summer", the beach's picnic facilities are an ideal spot to enjoy the view of Clam Harbour Bay or to walk through the gentle surf.
Tor Bay Provincial Beach Park
Only 20 minutes from DesBarres Manor Inn, experience Tor Bay’s sweeping sandy beaches, fragile sand dunes and rugged offshore rock formations. Interpretive displays describe the local flora and fauna and the delicate coastal environment.
Black Duck Cove Park & Beach
Only 30 minutes from DesBarres Manor Inn, Black Duck Cove Park and Beach is an ideal walk for the entire family, particularly if you are looking for a place to have a picnic. The trail features an extensive boardwalk and traces the perimeter of scenic Bluff Point, continuing to the breakwater at Keef Point.