Overview of The Groundswell

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  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant



Popular LocationLennox Passage Provincial Park5 min drive
Popular LocationPondville Beach Provincial Park9 min drive
Popular LocationLeNoir Forge Museum10 min drive
AirportPort Hawkesbury, NS (YPS)41 min drive

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About this area


The Groundswell is located in D'Escousse. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Lennox Passage Provincial Park and Pondville Beach Provincial Park, while LeNoir Forge Museum and MacAskill House Museum are cultural highlights.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lennox Passage Provincial Park - 5 min drive
  • Pondville Beach Provincial Park - 9 min drive
  • LeNoir Forge Museum - 10 min drive
  • MacAskill House Museum - 25 min drive
  • Jerome Point Lighthouse - 35 min drive

Getting around

  • Sydney, NS (YQY) - 115 min drive

About this property

The Groundswell

Bed & breakfast in D'Escousse with free breakfast and restaurant
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a conference centre are available at this bed & breakfast. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk and a picnic area are on-site. All 4 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, room service (during limited hours) and ironing boards.
The Groundswell offers 4 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

Food and drink

Free continental breakfast available daily 6:00 AM–11:00 AM
1 restaurant
1 bar
Room service available

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken


Business services

Conference centre


Outdoor entertainment area
Picnic area


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


Blackout drapes/curtains




Access via exterior corridors
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-friendly workspace
Local maps



Check-in between 2:00 PM and 10:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property for check-in information


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 25.0 per day.

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Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Early check-in fee: CAD 25 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 25.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Frequently asked questions

Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Groundswell?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Early check-in is available for a fee of CAD 25 (subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Groundswell?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is this bed & breakfast located?
Situated in D'Escousse, this bed & breakfast is within 9 miles (15 km) of Lennox Passage Provincial Park, Pondville Beach Provincial Park and LeNoir Forge Museum. Marache Point Lighthouse is 11 mi (17.7 km) away.