‘Calm’ arrives subtly and often surprisingly at The Cooper's Inn B&B.

Shelburne, Nova Scotia's Cooper's Inn is 'where history meets hospitality'.

As weather generally permits, our daily Social Hour in the Garden between 5 and 6PM is a welcoming opportunity for meetings of minds, local lore and history. Making connections are a frequent surprise and treat.


A quaint Registered Historic property, the Inn houses 8 simple and comfortable accommodations with ensuite baths, private entries, cable TV, Free Wifi and Free off-street parking. Virtually any appetite or dietary need will feel right and at home with traditional  selections from our extensive Breakfast Menu. You'll start your days on the right footing! 

The location in the heart of Shelburne's  Historic District is walk-ably close to local eateries and 3 Museums. The unique appeal is enhanced by the many original pre-1800 wood structures. It is said there are more than any other town in Canada and arguably the USA. Time travel couldn't be any easier.

Guest Rooms have varying views of Shelburne Harbour. This Nova Scotia harbour is reputed to be the 3rd best natural harbour in the world. It is consistently deep, large and sheltered.


The Inn is located a full 16 kilometers, yes,10 miles from the open Atlantic. Weather in Shelburne is at the heart of a localized micro climate with more sun, infrequent fog and milder averaged weather conditions than virtually any other Nova Scotia location. It's often called Nova Scotia's banana belt.

You'll feel more at home than you may ever have guessed. Signature touches at the Inn see to that...like a cuddly 'Cooper' teddy bear... you'll have the opportunity to take one home. 'Cooper' is a treasured family Memory you'll be able cherish for years to come.

There's so much to explore. Life beyond the ordinary is closer than you think.

Your visit to Shelburne and Region will amaze. Rarely do small rural regions offer so much to See and Do.

Discover our new and re-imagined Getaway Packages.

Dining experiences for Cooper's Inn Guests are a feast for your eyes and appetites.


"Try to arrange a Dinner at the Inn - your hosts have an arrangement with a brilliant culinary team who provide an exceptional dining experience but only by prior arrangement." ~ Margaret C., Chef  Call us for more details and see one option now.