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Cape Shore Loop

Placentia Argentia
Ship Harbour St. Bride's
Jerseyside Colinet
Freshwater Mt. Carmel

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Irish Loop Drive

St. John's Aquaforte
Petty Harbor Fermeuse
Goulds Renews
Bay Bulls Cappahayden
Witless Bay Portugal Cove South
Mobile Trepassey
Tors Cove St. Shott's
Bauline East St. Vincent's, St. Stephen's, Peter's River
LaManche St. Mary's
Cape Broyle St. Joseph's/Salmonier
Ferryland Holyrood/ Trans Canada Highway

Cape Shore Loop

  Ship Harbour

  ATTRACTION

  • Atlantic Charter Foundation  Plaque to commemorate war time meeting between Roosevelt and Churchill that laid foundation for the United Nations.Tel:709-227-7063  
    47.353111, -53.926219

  Freshwater


  LODGING

  • Castle Landing Guest Home   3.0 Star. Castle Landing Guest Home is a beautifully restored Presentation Convent located in the heart of Freshwater, Placentia, NL, Canada. Castle Landing offers 9 guest rooms, cozy sitting areas and elegant surroundings. All rooms include private bath w/ shower ( some w/ bathtubs), plus many other amenities.,
    Tel:709-227-0997 Fax:709-757-8773 Toll Free: 1-877-227-0997 e-mail: info@castlelanding.ca  47.2609,-53.9746

  SERVICE

  • Freshwater Community Center   The LaFontaine Club offers bingo, dances, weddings, pool, concerts, seniors club, darts.Tel:709-227-5768 Fax:709-227-5765 e-mail: freshwater.community@nf.sympatico.ca

  Jerseyside

  ATTRACTION

  • Castle Hill National Historic Site of Canada   Castle Hill commemorates fortifications built by France and England to protect their economic and strategic interests in the 17th and 18th centuries. Bilingual guide service available. Learn about our French soldiers from our costumed animator. Take a hike along our trails, or have a picnic on site. You can see the play "Faces of Fort Royal" in July and August.
    Tel:709-227-2401 Fax:709-227-2452, e-mail: castle.hill@pc.gc.ca
    47.251572, -53.972203

  Argentia

  SERVICE

  • Argentia Area Chamber of Commerce   The Chamber seeks to improve the economic and social welfare of the zone 18 district. It presents "the voice of business" to all levels of government, provides valuable contacts for business and keeps members informed of local opportunities.
    Tel:709-227-0003 Fax:709-227-0016 e-mail: marygreene@persona.ca

  ADVENTURE

  • Argentia Backland Trail   The Backland Trail includes 16 kms of prepared walking trails that provide breathtaking views of Placentia Bay, the woodland, wildlife and plants. On your walk among the woods and marshes, watch for wildlife such as eagles, osprey, moose, fox, ptarmigan and grouse.Tel:709-227-5502 Fax:709-227-5592 e-mail: k.browne@argentia.ca  47.289942, -53.976053

  SERVICE

  • Argentia Management Authority   Argentia Management Authority owns and operates the Port of Argentia. Southside & Northside Industrial Park and Argentia Technology Park. AMA is a non-profit company incorporated in 1995 dedicated to the economic renewal of the Placentia area.Tel:709-227-5502 Fax:709-227-5592
  • e-mail: argentiainfo@argentia.ca

  RV SERVICES

  • Argentia Sunset Park   Open June to October, recreation vehicle travel trailer park, water, sewer and 30amp service. Nearby Amenities: Argentia Backland Trail, Coastal Defence Guns, Castle Hill National Historic Park, Q Golf Driving Range, Cape St. Mary's Bird Sanctuary, Argentia War Exhibit. Tel:709-227-6363/ 5502 Fax:709-227-5592
  • e-mail: argentiainfo@argentia.ca  47.273456, -53.983047

  ATTRACTION

  • The Argentia War Exhibit  The visual arts exhibit "Argentia at War" is phase 3 in the development of an International Peace Museum at Argentia. It presents the history of the American presence at Argentia and the former community of Marquise that were expropriated in 1941 for the U.S. Military Base. "Argentia at War" is located at the Argentia Visitor Information Centre.Tel:709-227-3378 Fax:709-227-3399 e-mail: festivalofflags@nf.aibn.com 47.269336, -53.976606

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  Placentia

  SERVICE

  ATTRACTION

  • Festival of Flags  A full summer of events celebrating the multi-ethnic heritage of the Agentia/Placentia area.Tel:709-227-3378 Fax:709-227-3399 e-mail: festivalofflags@nf.aibn.com 47.253558, -53.978783

  SERVICE

  • Greystone Business Services Business service center offering meeting space, event planning and catering.Tel:709-227-2211 Fax:709-227-7501

  LODGING/ FOOD/ BEVERAGE

  • Placentia Hotel    2.5 Star. 19 private rooms, 70 seat restaurant, lounge, meeting facilities. Located on Main Street in the heart of historic Placentia. 3kms from Castle Hill National Historic Site, 5 kms from Argentia Ferry and only 1 hour from world renowned Cape St. Mary's Seabird Ecological Reserve.Tel:709-227-5151 Fax:709-227-7700 Toll : 1-877- 227-2107 e-mail: jbkelly@personainternet.com  47.241150, -53.964611

  RENTAL LODGING

  • Ocean View Efficiency Apartments  3.0 Star. Three housekeeping units, cable TV, private telephones, laundromat, BBQ and picnic area. Walking trails nearby. Located on Beach Road in Placentia, 3 kms from Castle Hill and 5 kms from Argentia Ferry.Tel:709-227-2107 Fax:709-227-7700 Toll Free: 1 877 224-8439 e-mail: jbkelly@personainternet.com 47.247767, -53.963311

  GOLF ATTRACTION

  • Q Driving Range Driving Platforms, Club Rentals, Tee Rentals, Membership, Longest Drive, Family Passes and Weekly Stats.Tel:709-227-2072 Fax:709-227-5440 e-mail: pada@nf.aibn.com

  LODGING

  • Rosedale Manor B&B Inn   4 Star.Waterfront 1893 Heritage B&B Inn with pastry chef host. Five elegant bedrooms (One wheelchair accessible Queen bedroom), all with wireless internet, private bathrooms and laundry services. Enjoy your breakfast of choice at Philip's Cafe on the waterfront. Full gourmet Breakfasts available to suit all dietary needs served in our comfortable and elegant dining room with ocean views.Tel:709-227-3613 Fax:709-227-1048 Toll Free: 1-877-999-3613 e-mail: lindasofiagrimm@gmail.com  47.251572,-53.972203

  SERVICE

  • Sobeys, Placentia    Ready to serve: grocery, deli, seafood, meat department, produce, bakery.Tel:709-227-5172 Fax:709-227-5128

  SERVICE

  • Star of the Sea Association  Located in the Placentia Town Square the Star of the Sea offers a pub, bingo, darts, pool, and dancing.Tel:709 227-5155 Fax:709-227-5573 e-mail: starofthesea@nf.aibn.com

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  St. Bride's

  LODGING/ FOOD/ BEVERAGE

  • Atlantica Inn & Restaurant 2.5 Star. Clean, comfortable rooms near Cape St. Mary's Seabird Sanctuary. One hour from Argentia ferry. Amenities: bird watching, nearby fishing, hiking. Private Bath. Restaurant, cable TV, telephone.Tel:709-337-2860 Fax:(709) 337-2860 Toll Free: 1-888-999-2860 e-mail: richardcareen@hotmail.com 46.929147, -54.175192

  LODGING/ FOOD/ BEVERAGE

  • Bird Island Resort    3.5 Star. Set to the west on acres of rolling green landscape overlooking Newfoundland's largest bay. Bird watching nearby. Barbecue pits, exercise room, horseshoes, picnic area, laundry facilities, mini-golf, TV, whale watching.Tel:709-337-2450 Fax:709-337-2903 e-mail: manning@nl.rogers.com
    46.921179, -54.172018

  LODGING/ FOOD/ BEVERAGE

  • Capeway Motel & Efficiency Units   3.0 Star. Quiet, comfortable fully equipped 1 and 2 bedroom efficiency suites complete with ensuite bathroom, kitchen, living room combination. All rooms are non-smoking offering color cable tv, laundry services, free in-room coffee/tea, hi-speed internet designed to meeet all visitors needs. .Tel:709-337-2163 Fax:337-2028 Toll Free: 1 866 337-2163 e-mail: hilda@nf.sympatico.ca 46.927511, -54.174897

  RETAIL CRAFTS

  • The Rookery Nature Store   All the best that Newfoundland has to offer in arts, crafts, literature and music, including a bird specialty shop.Tel:709-227-9287 Fax:709-337-2400 e-mail: rookery@friendsofcapestmarys.ca

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  Colinet

  ATTRACTION

  • Rocky River Fishway   See Atlantic salmon scale a salmon ladder or watch for eagles and osprey overhead. You are at an estuary offering a unique ecosystem. There are also walking trails, picnic area and a gift shop with local crafts.Tel:709-521-2790 Fax:709-521-2292 e-mail: smbnrda@nf.sympatico.ca 47.225372, -53.567894

  ATTRACTION

  • Father Duffy's Well   A day park offering 2 cook houses, privies, ampitheatre and a tourist information centre. A kiosk idenifies attractions for the Cape Shore Loop as well as the Irish Loop Drive.Tel:709-521-2790 Fax:709-521-2292 e-mail: marjorie.gibbons@nf.sympatico.ca

  Mt. Carmel

  ATTRACTION

  • Christopher Pratt   Tel:709-227-2048 Fax:709-521-2707 e-mail: christopherpratt@nf.aibn.com 47.168761, -53.438144

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Irish Loop Drive

  St. John's

  ADVENTURE HIKING

  •   East Coast Trail Association    Internationally recognized walking Trail follows 220 kms of rugged coastline that will take you to vantage points for viewing the most breathtaking scenery that our pristine outdoors can offer.
    Local information call: 1-877-700-5667

  ADVENTURE TOURS & SIGHTSEEING TOURS

  •   Wildland Tours & Convention Services   Week-long, small group adventures featuring the wonders of St.John's, Terra Nova and the southern Avalon. Award-winning escorted vacations.National Winner of the Governor General's Award for Conservation. Experienced naturalist leaders ensure you a perfect holiday. Tel: 709-722-3123
    47.566377, -52.704507 
  •   R J Tours   RJ Tours can take you on an afternoon, day-long or three, eight and ten day St. John's and Eastern Region adventure of our Province . All tours include travel, accommodations, breakfast, lunch and more. Call to arrange custom Tours also.Tel: 709 237-5264 Cell: 709 691 1458 or rjtours@hotmail.com

  TRANSPORTATION

  •   Marine Atlantic Ferry Service between Newfoundland & Nova Scotia. Marine Atlantic operates 3 spacious passenger ferries along two routes - the traditional, year-round Port aux Basques to North Sydney route and the additional summer season Argentia to North Sydney route. Toll Free Reservations: 1-800-341-7981

  RETAIL

  •   Heritage Sites Association   A wide selection of local art, craft and literature reflecting the history and heritage of Newfoundland and Labrador at Heritage sites throughout the province.
    Toll-free: 1-877-753-9262, e-mail: info@historicsites.ca

  ADVENTURE

  •   The Outfitters Adventures   : Experience the excitement of sea kayaking on the Avalon Peninsula’s spectacular world famous coastline. Dotted with icebergs, seabirds, puffins, and whales. Discover the unforgettable memories.Shuttle service available from downtown, St. John's. Half-day, full-day and multi-day tours.Toll-free:1 800 966 9658 or tours@theoutfitters.nf.ca
    47.316846,-52.815012 

  PROMOTION/ ADVERTIZING

  •   Irish Loop Vacations.com   Irish Loop vacations provides an easy to use, complete directory to tourists travelling our Irish Loop. Businesses are listed by community and category. It's easy to find what you are looking for!  Business:709 737 4570 Fax: 737 2539 Local: 709 363 7717 or info@irishloopvacations.com
    47.316846,-52.815012 

  VISITOR INFORMATION

  •    Destination St. John's - The Irish Loop is located just minutes south on Route 10 from historic St. John’s. To learn more about the St. John’s area, contact:

    Destination St. John’s
    Suite 302, 291 Water St.
    St. John’s, NL, A1C 1B9


    Tel: (709) 739-8898 Fax: (709) 739-8897 Toll Free: 1-877-739-8898

    E-Mail:  info@destinationstjohns.com
    Web Site:  Destination St. John's

    Travel Distances from Downtown St. John’s to:

    Town                                   Km  /  Mi

    Bay Bulls                               25  /  16
    Witless Bay                           31  /  20
    Cape Broyle                          60  /  37
    Calvert                                  66  /  41
    Ferryland                               71  /  50
    Renews                                 89  /  56
    Trepassey                            144  /  90
    St. Vincent’s                        181  / 113
    Riverhead                            205  / 128
    TCH/ Salmonier                   260  /  162
    St. John’s Round Trip          311  /  195

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  Petty Harbor

  RETAIL CRAFTS

  •    Herbie's Olde Shoppe   Opened in 2001 in Weir's General Store where people of Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove have shopped since 1933. The General Store ambience remains, only the merchandise has changed. Now the shelves are filled with quality crafts, traditional music, books, photographs & prints of the rugged coastal scenery of Petty Harbour - Maddox Cove, all produced here in NL. Minutes from St. John's & en-route to Cape Spear National Historic Site. Come Visit & Step Back in Time! Tel: 709 368 5877
    47.464408, -52.709972

  Goulds

  FOOD MARKET/ CRAFTS

  •    Bidgood's Traditional Newfoundland Food and Crafts  Bidgood’s is a family-run business encompassing the full flavor of Newfoundland. Look for Bidgood’s Cove inside Bidgood’s Supermarket where you will find a vast array of traditional Newfoundland foods, all prepared on site. Bidgood’s Cottage Crafts hosts a variety of Newfoundland artists whose talents are evident in the work they produce. Bidgood’s will package your purchases for shipping
    Tel: 709-368-3125    47.463342, -52.769714

  Bay Bulls

  ADVENTURE

  •    O'Brien's Whale & Bird Watching Tours    Travel by boat or zodiac tours to the famous Witless Bay Ecological Reserve. See humpback whales and icebergs in season while being entertained by local talent. Restaurant, gift shop and small conference center on site. Sea Kayaking also available. Shuttle service from St. John's hotels. Tel: 1-877-639-4253
    GPS: 47.315016,-52.814009

  ENTERTAINMENT

  FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   Sapphire Pub & Eatery - Fully licensed family restaurant and pub. Well known for our seafood chowder and fish dishes. Located in Bay Bulls. Weekly entertainment and spacious outside deck. Small conference facility available.
    Tel: 709- 334-1171 GPS: 47.319379,-52.817306

  SERVICE

  •   Town of Bay Bulls - Provincial Historic Site of the H.M.S. Sapphire and Gateway to the Irish Loop just minutes south from St. John's on Route 10. 709- 334-3454

  ADVENTURE

  •    Mullowney's Puffin & Whale Tours  Two hour guided boat tour to the natural habitat of the Witless Bay Islands Ecological Reserve. Majestic scenery and natural wonders at their best. Shuttle service from St. John's hotels. Tel: 709-334-3666 Toll: 1-877.PUFFINS
    47.315334,-52.814003

  ADVENTURE/ FOOD & BEVERAGE/ CRAFTS

  •    Gatherall's Puffin & Whale Watch   Travel to the Witless Bay Islands Ecological Reserve on board the high speed catamaran. Experience North America's best puffin and whale watch area in Bay Bulls and Witless Bay with experienced guided presentations. Restaurant and Gift Shop on premises. Group and Bus tours welcome. Shuttle service from St. John's hotels. Tel: 1-800-419-4253
    47.313617,-52.806367

  RETAIL CRAFTS

  •    Alderberry Blum   Country Gift & Craft Store promoting a wide array of Newfoundland products by local artisans as well as classic, country & everyday decor & products. Tel: 709 334 3636
    47.307536,-52.817441

  LODGING RENTAL

  •   Best View Efficiency    3.5 Star - Overlooking Bay Bulls harbour. Two units are 2-bedroom and two units are 1-bedroom. Amenities include telephone, TV., fridge, stove, queen & double beds.
    Phone: 709 334-1179
    47.315389, -52.808000

  LODGING/ FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   Bread & Cheese Inn    4 Stars - Just minutes from St. John''s - The Bread & Cheese Inn is country elegance and hospitality in a truly spectacular seaside setting. The best of the old world and new, with antique decor plus all the modern amenities. An authentic Newfoundland experience. Tel: 709 334-3994, 334-3993,Toll: 1-866-245-0112
    47.310186, -52.787460

  FOOD & BEVERAGE MARKET

  •   Bay Bulls Foodland   - Stop in for all of your grocery needs. Fresh produce, wine, spirits and deli. Come get your picnic basket filled. We're just like family! Located on the main highway in Bay Bulls. Tel: 709 334-2846
    47.318985, -52.817802

  ADVENTURE

  •   The Outfitters Kayak Adventures   : Experience the excitement of sea kayaking on the Avalon Peninsula’s spectacular world famous coastline. Dotted with icebergs, seabirds, puffins, and whales. Discover the unforgettable memories. Shuttle service available from downtown St. John's. All-day & multi-day tours available. Tel: 709 579-4453 Toll: 1-800-966-9658
    47.316846,-52.815012

  VISITOR INFORMATION

  RETAIL

  • Trouters Special Worm Farm  Your vermiculture Specialists! Products: VermiCompost, Soil Enhancers, liquid worm Tea, worm castings and so much more. Come by our Farm and see us today! Tel:709-334-3531 Fax:(709) 334-2614 e-mail: jcsodfrm@nf.aibn.com  47.344000, -52.811000

  RETAIL/ GARDENING

  •    Pat's Plants & Gardens Garden Centre with a difference. Explore our native & display gardens. Enjoy tea & dessert with an ocean view. Visit our Gift Shop. Phone 709 334 2987 or e-mail: patpuddester@nf.sympatico.ca
    47.308639,-52.816861

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  Witless Bay

  LODGING

  •   Armstrong's Bed & Breakfast  2.5 Stars  3 Efficiency units offer all you need to feel right at home. (709) 334-2201 or 1-877-774-2201

  DESIGN SERVICE

  •   Aylward's Design Plus    Graphic design & digital printing with a personal touch. Kay has 25 years experience in print & communications. She will bring your conceptual ideas to life in all types of media. (709) 334-2263 or 685-7400

  SERVICE

   LODGING

  •   Elaine's B&B By the Sea   3.5 Stars-  4 ensuite rooms overlooking the ocean and Gull Island. Amenities include Cable TV and a quiet reading room with ocean view. Beachside bonfires, zodiac and kayak tours available. Tel: 709 334 2722
    47.274314,-52.827155

  LODGING

  •   Bears Cove Inn   3.5 Stars-  Ensuite rooms with private decks overlooking Witless Bay Islands Ecological Reserve. Handicap accessible room and full apartment also available. 709 334 3909
    47.283404,-52.809436

  LODGING RENTAL

  •   Witless Bay Suites     3.5 Stars Witless Bay Suites offers very comfortable, spacious and affordable self-contained fully furnished suites. All suites feature satellite TV, wireless internet and telephone service. Enjoy a beautiful ocean view overlooking Witless Bay harbour and the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve. 709-746-2973/334-2893  e-mail: reservations@witlessbaysuites.com
    47.273500,-52.829417

  VEHICLE REPAIR SERVICE

  •   Southern Shore Automotive - Offering complete automotive/ RV repairs and service on both gas and diesel engines.
    Complete line of automotive parts and accessories. Located near junction of Route 13 and 10 in Witless Bay. Call 709 334-3100  e-mail: ssa@nf.aibn.com
    47.301639, -52.831556

  TAXI SERVICE

  •   Southern Shore Taxi Service  - Serving St.John's to Ferryland areas and all East Coast Trail access points. St. John's Airport pick-up and return available. Local tours available on request. Call: 709- 334-3662  
    e-mail: southernshoretaxi@hotmail.com
  • A+ Taxi & Tours -Serving the Irish Loop and St. John’s areas. Get where you need to go or enjoy a tour option. Bar Hop the Loop, visit historical sites and attractions, take part in a Screech In. Let them cater to you with their mobile catering unit: Buckweeds Boil Up & BBQ. Have your company function, kids parties, or any special occasion with A+ Taxi & Tours. “Come Explore the Irish Loop with Us!” Call:709-693-9615 Email: aplustaxitours@gmail.com

  FOOD & BEVERAGE, INTERNET ACCESS

  •    The Irish Loop Coffee House    A comfy, cozy coffee house/ cafe specializing in nutritious meals. Open for breakfast. Terrific View! Shower services and internet. "Come in and Escape the Daily Grind". Tel: (709) 334-1085
    47.275889, -52.831056

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  Mobile

  ADVENTURE

  •   Molly Bawn Whale and Puffin Tours    Come step aboard the newly built (2004) "Molly Bawn II" for a memorable one hour experience, highlighted by playful whales, millions of seabirds - Puffins, Kittiwakes, Murres, Razorbills, Northern Fulmars and Black Guillemots. The Witless Bay Ecological reserve is located only minutes from our dock. Join us as we explore the wonders of Nature! Tel: 709 334-2621 or 709 691-0047 After Hours 709 334-3759.
    47.249194,-52.842111

  FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •    The Captains Table Restaurant    The Captain's Table Restaurant received its name in honor of Newfoundland'sgreatest hero, Captain William Jackman - the great grandfather of the co-owner and Head Chef, Arthur Jackman. The Captain's Promise : the finest foods, properly prepared and splendidly served. Phone (709) 334-2278 or Email: arthur@captainstable.ca
    47.264786, -52.834282

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  Tors Cove

  WHOLESALE SERVICE

  •    Tutuit Jewellery Business to business wholesale jewellery sales to museums, gift and craft stores. Online Business ordering available or Tel/ Fax: (709) 334-2630.

  CABINS/ MOTEL/ FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •    Brown Rabbit Cabins 2.5 Stars  6 Cabins (1 and 2 bedroom), 4 Motel rooms and 1 Wilderness cabin on the shores of Tors Cove Pond. Transportation from Airport and to East Coast trailheads, guided hiking tours for birders, barbeques on the beach, great meals in the Cafe for all dining desires. Tel: 709-334-2208
    47.211400,-52.896983 

  LODGING RENTAL

  •    Pond View Vacation Home 3.5 Stars Open Year Round Main Highway, Tors Cove. 3 Rooms overlook Tors Cove Pond and minutes from East Coast Trail. Canoe or paddle boat rentals available. Phone: (709) 334-2898 Toll-Free: 1-888-488-4032 
    47.205444,-52.867306 

  LODGING RENTAL

  •   The Yellow House    3.5 Stars - The Yellow House is a thoughtfully renovated 1850’s salt box house quietly situated on the southern shore of Newfoundland’s Avalon Peninsula only 45 minutes from St John’s International Airport. It is comfortably furnished for five people. The front door opens directly on to the East Coast Hiking Trail. Phone: (613) 267 5167 or e-mail:whieldons@storm.ca
    47.214571,-52.848922

  LODGING RENTAL

  •   Country Cottage    3 Stars This four season getaway is a fully furnished 3 bedroom Cottage only 40 minutes south of St. John's. Private access to Tors Cove Pond for one to enjoy an early morning swim, afternoon canoe, evening sunset or just relax and enjoy the view.. All amenities including satellite, laundry, barbeque plus swimming and boating. Tel: (709) 334-2087, Toll Free: 1-877-334-2087 or email: Country Cottage
    47.219442, -52.879028

  RETAIL ART GALLERY

  •   The Five Island Art Gallery Located in a traditional early 19th Century schoolhouse. With it's original chalkboards, hardwood floors, and 235 front facing window panes, this historical building remains the only one of it's kind still standing on the Irish Loop. The essence of youth and learning still echoes among the impressive collection of local artwork. While offering a vast selection of original water colors, acrylics, oil paintings and hooked mats, the Five Island Art Gallery has not forgotten the building's original intent and offers various creative development workshops.Tel: 1-866-876-3645
    47.214571,-52.848922

  LODGING RENTAL/ REAL ESTATE SERVICE

  •   Ocean View Properties - Ocean View Properties has great getaway locations on and overlooking our coastline and islands. In this country environment, only 20-30- minutes from our capital city of St. John's, we supply a range of properties from private cottages to executive homes. We provide options such as: design/build, cost share, investment/ownership, rentals, maintenance/care package, community cottages, secluded/privacy, outport family homes and waterfront lake properties. Phone 709 728-7355 or e-mail:fluby@oceanviewproperties.ca

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  Bauline East

  LODGING/ CABINS/ MOTEL/ RV

  •   Celtic Rendezvous Cottages    4 Stars - Oceanfront fully equipped one and two bedroom cottages with spectacular view. Hotel suites with continental breakfast. Full service RV Park, conference room, enclosed BBQ hut, social building, convenience store, café, free internet, laundry room. In house catering. Part of the East Coast Trail and the Irish Loop. Phone: 709-334-3341, Toll Free: 1-866-334-3341
    47.187399,-52.844544

  LODGING/ ADVENTURE

  •   Whale Watcher Bed &Breakfast 3.5 Stars- Spectacular view of whales, puffins and icebergs. Located on the East Coast Trail and near boat tours, kayaking and other attractions. Ensuite bathrooms in each room. Spacious dining room, cozy sitting room and large deck overlooking the ocean. Handicap accessible. double/queen beds. 709 334 2921 or 709 334 3998 e-mail lubycarol@hotmail.com
    47.194500, -52.845361

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  LaManche

  LODGING

  •   Kay's Chalet B&B    2.5 Stars. Chalet Type Accommodations offering a warm welcome to all visitors. Kay’s Chalet has 3 Bedrooms, 2 washrooms, laundry facilities, private deck, swimming area and paddle boats. Chalet is in walking distance of East Coast Trail and the Old Village of LaManche. Full breakfast included with stay. Wheelchair accessible. Hiker package available or vacation home rental. Tel: 709 364-3162 or 709 687-4643
    47.147611, -52.903006

  CAMPING/ DAY USE

  •    La Manche Provincial Park   La Manche Provincial Park contains 70 camping sites. Each campsite has a picnic table, fireplace, garbage can and space for your vehicle. Drinking water taps and pit toilets are conveniently located throughout the park. Firewood is available at the check point for $5.00 per bundle.Phone Reservations: 1-877-214-CAMP (2267), online: www.nlcamping.ca
    online e-mail: nlcamping@gov.nl.ca GPS: 47.164713, -52.902260

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  Cape Broyle

  SERVICE

  •   Town of Cape Broyle  Home of great adventure tours, cozy B&B's and specialty dining. Town Office Tel: 709-432-2288

  ADVENTURE

  •   Stan Cook Kayak    Internationally recognized Adventure. Paddle alongside whales, icebergs, dolphins and puffins. Experience enriching and entertaining coastal interpretive tours that access sea caves, waterfalls and fishing villages. Our family has offered educational tours since 1970.
    Tel: 1-888-747-6353
    47.095802,-52.948795

  FOOD & BEVERAGE/ CATERING

  •   Riverside Restaurant & Lounge   Full service restaurant established in 1970 that specializes in home cooked  traditional meals and offers hot and cold buffets. Located on shores of scenic Cape Broyle with a panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean. The restaurant can seat 49 and the lounge offers pool tables, VLT, rear deck and the beverage of your choice. There is live, local entertainment in the lounge every weekend. Call Rick at 709 432-2452 e-mail: rhayden@nf.sympatico.ca
    47.095330,-52.955304

  LODGING RENTAL

  •    Irish Loop Vacation Home   3.5 Stars Irish Loop Vacation Home is a self-contained, three bedroom house situated in Shores Cove, Cape Broyle. Enjoy the tranquility. Tel: 709-727-9310/432-2006, e-mail: patricia.carew@hotmail.com
    47.098292, -52.935353

    LODGING RENTAL

  •    Kavanagh's Efficiency Units  4.0 Star - Free WiFi,Satellite TV, picnic area, BBQ, campfire pit, horseshoe-pits, laundry services available, trouting, hiking and hunting. Self-Contained Unit.  "Come stay and enjoy our country Atmosphere." Tel: 709-432-2539,  Cell: 709-363-7020.     Cash & Travelers Cheques Only. 
    47.112472, -52.925128

LODGING RENTAL

  •    Ice House Meadow Cottage   3.5 Stars - Beautifully restored, oceanside cottage overlooking Cape Broyle harbour. A stone's throw away from a quiet, secluded beach. Can accommodate up to four guests. Fully equipped kitchen, cable TV/VCR, laundry facilities and decorated with local artwork.Tel: 709-682-1382, e-mail: icehousemeadow@yahoo.ca

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  Ferryland

  HISTORIC ATTRACTION

  •   Colony of Avalon    Visit working archaeologists in Ferryland as they uncover what life was like more than 350 years ago in a 17th century colony. Things to see and do at the Colony of Avalon include an Interpretation Center, Archaeological Dig, Conservation Laboratory, 17th Century Kitchen, 17th Century Gardens, Guided Tours and Gift Shop. Open daily mid-May to mid-Oct.    1-877-326-5669
    47.023757,-52.885029

  CULTURAL ENTERTAINMENT/ FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   Southern Shore Folk Arts Council    Traditional Irish/ Newfoundland music, dance and song of the Irish Loop. Annual outdoor event is 4th weekend in July with other special events throughout the summer. Summer Dinner Theatre is Tuesday, Thursday and Friday evenings starting 7:00P.M. Reservations are required, Call 709 432-2052, Toll Free: 1-888-332-2052 Rooms are available for rent to meet your specific needs i.e., private functions, meetings, conferences, banquets or exhibitions.
    47.023627, -52.883979

  SERVICE

  •   Town of Ferryland   Founded by Lord Baltimore in 1621. Town Office Tel: 709 432- 2127

  FOOD & BEVERAGE/ CRAFTS/ MARKETS

  •   Ferryland Cafe and Gift Shop   A unique and cozy café featuring the works of local artisans and crafts people. We serve up great healthy food choices, teas, coffees and traditional desserts. We have a house guitar and cultural events and experiences. You'll be glad you came. Outdoor seating available. The View is Spectacular! Offering customized experiential tours of Ferryland. 709 432-2130 or 363 2447  47.021933, -52.891428
  • Ferryland Foodland- Stop in for all of your grocery needs. Fresh produce, wine, spirits and deli. Come get your picnic basket filled. We're just like family! Located on the main highway in Ferryland. Tel: 709 432-2907
    47.318985, -52.817802

  ATTRACTION, FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   Lighthouse Picnics    One of Air Canada's top Ten Attractions. Lighthouse Picnics is a unique experience. We offer exquisite food at one of the most beautiful locations in the world - Ferryland Head. Our guests are offered distinctive picnic food using only the freshest local products. But Lighthouse Picnics is not just about great food - it is also about enjoying your surroundings. For Reservations: 709 363-7456 or 709 432-2533.
    47.015561, -52.853928

  FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   Irish Loop Drive Restaurant  A combination of both a restaurant and take-out. Specializes in fish and chips, homemade soups and traditional Newfoundland Meals. Wheelchair accessible with large deck and fantastic view of the Atlantic Ocean. Tel: 709-432-2864
    47.035539, -52.883678

  LODGINGS

  •   Dunne's B&B   4 Stars. Nestled in the heart of Ferryland’s historic district with a breath taking view of Ferryland harbor and historic Isle Aux Bois. Dunne’s B&B offers 4 ocean front rooms with private ensuite and is the ideal location for your stay in the area 709 432 2155 Cell: 709 363 7109
    47.02550, -52.88454

  HISTORIC ATTRACTION

  •   Holy Trinity Church Restoration Foundation  Built in 1865 in the Gothic Revival style, Holy Trinity is the last remaining of five stone churches built during this period. Located on the main road in Ferryland. Call 709 432-2886
    47.025114, -52.884856

  SERVICE

  HISTORIC ATTRACTION

  •   Ferryland Museum  The old Ferryland Courthouse overlooking the Ferryland Downs. The museum tells of Ferryland's role in the colonization of North America. 709 432-2711

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  Aquaforte

  LODGING

  •   Hagan's Hospitality Home    3.5 Stars Located near the East Coast Trail. 3 rooms, two with private bath. Only 8 kms from historic Ferryland. Full breakfast included and meals served throughout the day on request. My specialties are tea buns, raisin bread, fruit cakes and cookies. Tel: (709) 363-2688
    47.012303, -52.981503

  Fermeuse

  FUEL/ FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   Harbour View Restaurant Ltd.  Restaurant, Convenience Store, Gas Bar along the East Coast Trail. Tel:709-363-2043/ 709-363-2219
    46.973458, -52.957289

  Renews

  LODGING

  •   Midnight Hill Manor   4 Stars. A beautifully restored 1870's home with ocean view rooms and wireless internet provided. Within driving distance to Dinner Theater, Colony of Avalon, Lighthouse Picnics, and Cape Race. Within walking distance of the East Coast Trail, Renews-Lourdes Grotto, and Salmon River. Tel: 709-363-2270,
    e-mail: midnighthill@nf.sympatico.ca
    46.928042, -52.932608

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  Cappahayden

  ADVENTURE HIKING

  •   East Coast Trail Begins Here. Click LOGO for more information:    Internationally recognized walking Trail follows 220 kms of rugged coastline that will take you to vantage points for viewing the most breathtaking scenery our pristine outdoors can offer. For Local information, call our Visitor Information Centre 1-877-700-5667

  Portugal Cove South

  TAXI/ TRANSPORTATION SERVICE

  •   Molloy's Transportation & Courier Services Your Friendly and Reliable Taxi Service. Charter Trips anywhere in the province.
    Tel: Trepassey: 709 438-2550 or Cell: 682-6679 (St. John's)

  HISTORIC ATTRACTION/ CRAFTS

  •   Edge of Avalon   Edge of Avalon Interpretive Centre, operated by Cape Race-PCS Heritage Inc. is the gateway to historic Cape Race Light Station and Mistaken Point Ecological Reserve. The Interpretation centre features interpretive displays and houses the Edge of the Sea Gift Shop. Tel & Tour Reservations: 709-438-1100
    46.712611,-53.257644

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  Trepassey

  SERVICE

  •   Town of Trepassey  Woodland Caribou Herd, Salmon rivers and historic site of Amelia Earhart's Transatlantic Flight. Town Office Tel: 709 438-2641

  LODGING

  •   Northwest Lodge Bed & Breakfast  3.5 Stars. Bed & Breakfast located halfway on the Irish Loop, a great stop over during your tour. Bird-watching, ospreys, whale-watching and caribou country minutes away. Continental breakfast. TV in rooms, ensuite bathrooms. PRIDE Award winner in 2001. Near Cape Race Lighthouse (of Titanic fame), Mistaken Point fossils and East Coast Trails. All rooms ensuite. Tel: 709 438 2888, Toll: 1 877 398 2888
    46.756621,-53.381091

  SERVICE

  LODGING, FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   Trepassey Motel & Restaurant   2.5 Stars Midway on the Irish Loop Drive. Full service restaurant with seafood menu. Private rooms with private baths. Solarium panoramic ocean/town view. Natural attractions nearby.Tel: 709-438-2934 (745 1185 or 438 7514 winter)
    46.737402,-53.363623

  FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   First Venture Restaurant - Family restaurant featuring a variety of comfort food menu items. Conveniently located halfway around the Irish Loop in Trepassey. Tel: 709 438-2003
    46.734878, -53.365803

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  St. Shott's

  SERVICE

  •   Town of St. Shotts- St. Shott's barrens is home to the Avalon caribou herd and it is not unusual to see these magnificent animals strolling along the roadside near the community. Town Office Tel:709-438-2694

  St. Vincent's, St. Stephen's, Peter's River

  SERVICE

  •   Town of St. Vincent's, St. Stephens, Peter's River - Whale watching, Cape English Trail, Bird-Watching, Cobble-Stone beach for sun-bathing, rivers & ponds for anglers & recreation. Close to Cape Race & Mistaken Point. Town Office Tel: 709 525-2540

  LODGING/ FOOD & BEVERAGE

  • Whale Song B&B 2.5 Star A great place to stay; only minutes from the ocean where you can watch humpbacks from the beach. There’s a mug up at night and a full breakfast.A cozy 3 bedroom B&B located in the center of the Irish Loop. Home of the humpback whale and Holyrood Pond - an angler's delight and a photographer's dream.Tel:709-525-3985 e-mail: rita.raymond@nf.sympatico.ca  46.801730, -53.635120

  VISITOR INTERPRETATION/ CRAFTS

  •   Holyrood Pond Visitor Centre - Holyrood Pond Inc. promotes this Southern Shore area for tourism & recreational fishing. Interpretation Centre promotes St. Vincents Beach, gift shop, tea room and washrooms. Tel: 709 525 3100
    46.785729, -53.626165

   St. Mary's

  LODGING/ FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   The Claddagh Inn    4.5 Stars Claddagh Inn is an elegantly renovated former Presentation Sisters convent featuring exquisite woodwork, beautifully decorated en-suite rooms overlooking spectacular St. Mary's Harbour. Six ensuite rooms with private telephone, satellite TV and WiFi, Gourmet 4-course dinners by reservation and complimentary hot or cold healthy breakfasts for over-night guests are available in our period decorated dining room. Visit our new 'Padriag's Folly' Irish/Canadian Pub that features local, micro-brewery ale on tap, other spirits and local entertainment. Watch a sunrise before anyone else in North America from our wide deck and we are Wheelchair accessible. Tel: 709 525-2229
    Fax: 709 525-3878 or Toll Free: 1 888 578-5454
    GPS: 46.912217,-53.573195

  SERVICE

  •   St. Mary's Bay Centre Development Association - Social and economic development for the communities from Mall Bay to Gaskiers. Tel: 709-525-2552

   Riverhead

  HISTORIC ATTRACTION

  •   Veteran's Interpretation Centre - Museum displaying artifacts, photographs and history of veterans of WWI And WWII from North Harbour to Portugal Cove South Tel: 709-525-2712/2747/2734
    46.735461, -53.366781

   LODGING RENTAL

  •   Comerford's Irish Loop Cottage   3 Stars  Three bedroom cottage located in Riverhead includes everything your family needs from a vacation rental while on your Newfoundland adventure. 1-877-429-7224

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  St. Joseph's/Salmonier

   LODGING RENTAL

  •   Salmonier Arm Vacation Home  3.5 Stars  Four bedroom Salt Box home located 96 Main Road, St. Joseph's is Smoke and Pet free, Non-allergy Pillows and Mattresses, Complimentary Breakfast. One hour from St. John's with amazing sunsets and many nearby activities. 1-709-521-2703 e-mail: crab_521@hotmail.com 47.149, -53.506

  GOLF RESORT/ LODGING/ FOOD & BEVERAGE

  •   The Wilds at Salmonier River    4.0 Stars The Wilds Resort has undergone a transformation, not just in infrastructure, but also in services offered. There’s still the flagship 18-hole Championship Golf Course, and the lovely hotel overlooking the 18th hole. A heated outdoor pool and delightful restaurant complete the golfer’s paradise. The hotel also contains a bar, updated meeting rooms, and a fitness facility. Fifteen villas and five cottages have been constructed, each complete with a private deck, BBQ, and a panoramic view. Two kilometers of walking trails have been completed with a further five under development. Any fishing enthusiasts should feel free to take a short walk to the local Salmon River, a mere 500m behind the hotel. Welcome to The Wilds Resort, come play with nature! Salmonier Nature Park and Cape St. Mary's Bird Sanctuary nearby. Tel: 709 229-5444 
    47.216219,-53.327422

  NATURE/ ENVIRONMENT ATTRACTION

  •   Salmonier Nature Park   3 km. nature trail through wood and wetlands displaying wild animals in sensitively designed enclosures representing their native habitat. Tel: 1-800-563-6353
    47.249525, -53.297186

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  Holyrood

  CAMPING & RV PARK

  •   Blue Fin Trailer & RV Park    3 Stars - Located at Trans-Canada Highway Exit 36. We have 86 Fully Serviced and 12 Semi Serviced Pondside Campsites. Operating May 1- October 15. Laundromat, General Store, Comfort Station and Playground located on site.Attractions, Adventure, Food/ Beverage and transport to St. John's nearby -Tel:709-229-5500, Cell/Mobile: 709-682-5785, e-mail: info@bluefinrv.com
    GPS: 47.332307, -53.116961

   LODGING RENTAL

  •   Comerford's Ocean View Suites   3.5 Stars Fully equipped 1, 2 & 3 bedroom Suites 25 minutes from St. John's, 85 km from Argentia Ferry. Suites have internet, phone, tv, housekeeping etc. Located 2 km east of Intersection of Routes 60 & 62. Tel:1-877-429-7224
    47.402691,-53.116971
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