Golf Courses within 15 minutes
Glasgow Hills 10 minutes away in New Glasgow.
Glasgow Hills is a Par 72 "World Class Signature Golf Course" ranging in length from 5279 to 6915 yards with four sets of tees to accommodate players of all levels. Architect Les Furber has created a spectacular golf course in a spectacular setting featuring lots of elevation changes offering tremendous views and exciting golf. We take great pride in the condition of the golf course. Entering only its third full year of operation, Glasgow Hills is already being touted as a "must play" golf course on Prince Edward Island.
Eagles Glen Golf Course fifteen minutes away in Cavendish
The Eagles Glenn consists of ten par-fours, four par-fives, and four par-threes. Five distinct teeing areas on each hole provide the right level of play for every golfer. The playing yardage from the back tees is 6785 yards and 5075 yards from the forward tees.
Mr. Cooke designed the Eagles Glenn to make walking enjoyable with inspiring views at each hole. Bent grass greens, tees and fairways are bordered with deep green Kentucky blue grass and fescue.
The Eagles Glenn - elegantly sculptured.
Green Gables located fifteen minutes away in Cavendish.
Reknowned public golf course in Cavendish.
Rustico Resort just across the bay.
Great family friendly course. Only two miles away.
Restaurants within 10 kms
The Dunes Gallery and Cafe
The Dunes is a great way to spend the evening. Browse the gallery, have drinks in the Garden and eat at the Cafe! Great Coffee, our favorite part of ending the meal! Chef Emily is amazing!
New Glasgow Lobster Suppers
This is one of our favorite Lobster Suppers! The pie lady does a great job on the pies too!
Serving dinners from 4:00 to 8:30 pm seasonally from June 1 to mid October. Enjoy lobster the Island way, served fresh from our own lobster pound. Many believe that it's not just dinner but a unique Island attraction one should experience. Check out the menu and prices on the Website. Offer group rates for Motorcoaches, weddings, conventions and other large groups (over 25).We accept all major credit cards; Master Card, Visa, EnRoute and Diners Club.
The Pearl Cafe - Rustico PEI
Fisherman's Wharf Lobster Suppers
Located in Rustico on the way to Cavendish, this is a great recent addition to the Island dining scene! It is also small and quaint and has a picturesque backdrop!
An all you can eat Salad Bar, desert, drinks...don't eat all day before you go. There is also a park located directly behind the restaurant on Rustico Harbor if you bring kids.
PEI Preserve Company
Great jams and jellys, our favorite breakfast spot! Also stroll the Gardens and see the Butterflies (description below under attrations). Stop for lunch and you'll take part in a Ceildgh
The Olde Glasgow Mill
The ambiance of The Olde Glasgow Mill is both elegant and rustic. It offers casual dining on two levels or on our deck, all overlooking beautiful Clyde River.
Enjoy fine cuisine including seafood, steak, pasta; all classically prepared by our chef. Truly, an unforgettable dining experience.
Serve both lunch and dinner and also offer a children's menu.
Attractions for Families
Trailrides at Millstream/Millstream Restaurant
Only ten minutes away in Brackely Beach, kiddie rides and hour long trail rides. A great event for families! Trail ride price: $14, Children’s paddock rides: $4. There is also a great diner type restaurent with homecooked PEI food and a children's playground. This is a great place to visit for an evening of fun!
Brackely Beach Drive In Theatre
Only ten minutes away in Brackely Beach. When is the last time you went to a drive in? This is great for families, new movies, that change each week. Most movies are kid friendly! Bring your own food, or visit the snack bar, watch the movies under the PEI Starry sky! Starts around 930 pm or at dark. This is an Island owned business, operated and owned by my old high school bud, Bob Boyle!
Shining Water Fun Park, Cavendish
Sandspit PEI Amusement Park
Located in Cavendish, this park is a fun day for kids!
Kensington Water Gardens is about a half an hour away in Kensington PEI. It takes an hour or two to tour the attractions, and it is a little scary for little kids. Scary Haunted Frankenstien like lab, indoor castle playground, underground Londontown, outdoor gardens and playground. You can also visit the Railroad Museum also in Kensington located just behind the attraction. Also closeby is Woodleigh Replicas and Burlington Go-Karts.
Kensington Water Gardens is a quality indoor/outdoor attraction not to be missed! The Illuminations, a color and light display based on the European Son et Lumiere exhibitions, King Arthur’s Camelot for a little fun, and a walk through time into the medieval streets of London are all inside of our large Tudor style building. Our acre of beautifully landscaped Water Gardens feature waterfalls, fountains, streams, pools, and many breathtaking flower-beds. The gardens feature an aerial tree walk and a small children’s play area. There are great reproductions of large-scale structures such as the Eiffel Tower and Mad King Ludwig’s Neuschwanstein Castle. Ample motorcoach parking and washroom facilities. Gift shop and Tea Room on-site.
Woodleigh Replicas NOW CLOSED - OUT OF BUSINESS. SO SAD, WAS A GREAT PLACE I VISITED FOR 30 YRS!
It's a miniture replica of many historical sites in London, we visit it every year, and the kids love it!
Woodleigh Replicas & Gardens is a British Theme Park located in the heart of Burlington, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Covering 45 acres of gorgeous countryside, Woodleigh is as beautiful as it is unique. When you visit us, you will discover 30 replicas of the most spectacular castles and cathedrals of the British Isles, among rolling hills and gardens. To make your visit even more exciting, we offer unique programming and events, including daily treasure hunts, a Medieval Faire, and Highland Games.
New Glasgow Country Gardens
Experience nature's beauty at the New Glasgow Country Gardens adjacent to the Prince Edward Island Preserve Co. in New Glasgow. It is a collaborative effort of the employees and owners of the company and the Gardens are truly a showcase of creativity, hard work, charity and last, but not least, a stunning display of beautiful plants. Admission by donation.
Isabel's Flowers, Rustico
Isabel's Farm is five minutes from the cottage, on the way into the village of Rusticoville-20hwy. 258-902-963-3140. Walk through her flower gardens or pick your own. A fresh bouquet to to freshen up the cottage on your PEI stay.
Go-Karts and Amusement Park located just down the Road from Woodleigh Replicas.
Great for small children, we return every summer to see Santa, play backlit golf, go on the electric cars and play in the many play areas, decorate gingerbread cookies, view the bunnies, kitties, goats and chickens, play in the caged in Balls, jump on on of many giant trampolenes, fish in the mini-fish pond, stroll through the woods on a hot day, and parent's can relax while the kids are entertained. You can also return a second day free at any time during the summer. It's totally non-commercialized and not usually too busy. Bring your own hot dogs to BBQ!
North Rustico, PE
Shops and Daily Events.
Joey's Deep Sea Fishing
RTE. 6 Rustico, PEI
More information about Deep Sea Fishing excursions can be found on their website linked above.
PEI MUSICIANS/Artisans/MUSIC VENUES
Harmony House Theatre musical entertainment and movies all summer long, only ten minutes away, see a wonderful assortment of popular East Coast Artists in this great venue locally owned by Kris and Melanie Taylor.
FESTIVALS AND EVENTS
Lennie Gallant originally from Rustico PEI. Great songwriter and great music in English and French. Grew up just down the road and family still runs AP Gallant's Store. Sister Karen Gallant is also a great artist who has a studio on the second floor of the Store. You can check it out by visiting AP Gallant's store.
Cavendish Beach Music Fest - A famous three day concert series featuring the best country artists in Canada and the USA. This year, Kenny Chesney, The Dixie Chicks, Jason Blaine and Michelle Wright.
Charlottetown's Festival of Lights
The Historic Charlottetown Waterfront is set to Rock for the 2007 Atlantic Superstore Festival of Lights - happens end of June through July 1!
The Cavendish Beach Music Festival - happens second week of July, the world’s greatest “country” music musicians will be performing live in breathtaking Cavendish Beach, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Rendez-Vous Rustico - last weekend in July
A weekend full of fun events for families, including a pankcake breakfast, concerts, dances, a duathalon and usually ends with a Lenny Gallant Concert at the Anglo Rustico Church!
PEI International Shellfish Festival, Second week of September
The Prince Edward Island International Shellfish Festival began in 1996 and has grown into the "Largest Kitchen Party in Atlantic Canada" boasting Good Friends, Good Times, Good Music and Lots of World Famous Prince Edward Island Shellfish
For a list of events in Charlottetown (20 minutes away) visit the Charlottetown Website.