Coastal Drives

Scenic Coastal Drives

Use Island Home B&B as a hub for your coastal drives, and have a comfortable bed to come home to after a long day of exploring and discovering. There is lots to see! Here is a small breakdown of the main coastal drives. Ask us for more information and pictures, we would love to show you the best spots for pictures, a picnic and the most incredible pictures.

North Cape Coastal Drive – distance 300km

  • Includes Summerside and the coast up to the tip of the North Cape.
  • Rich with Acadian culture and architecture
  • Red cliffs, lighthouses and beautiful beaches
  • The North Cape lighthouse and wind farm – a great site!
  • Check out the bottle-houses in Cap-Egmont

Central Coastal Drive – includes Green Gables Shore and Red Sands Shore

  • Includes Cavendish and North Rustico
  • Check out the historic train station in Kensington, where there are shops and galleries to explore.
  • Victoria-by-the-Sea is a great place to visit for an afternoon
  • Charlottetown is also along the Central Coastal Drive – offering shopping, restaurants, beautiful parks and a harbour.

Points East Coastal Drive – 411km

  • Orwell Corner Historic Village – step back into the 1800s for a day!
  • Many lighthouses and beautiful beaches to explore – including Basin Head
  • Kings Playhouse in Georgetown for a concert or show
  • Golf at its best!