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If you go to Miscou Island...

How to get there

Caraquet, the entry point to Miscou Island, is about an 11-hour drive from Boston. Air Canada and other carriers fly from Boston to Moncton and Fredericton, New Brunswick, each of which is about a three-hour drive from Caraquet. Though harder to reach by air, Bathurst is about a one-hour drive.

Where to stay

Hotel Paulin

143 Boulevard St-Pierre West

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Built in 1891 and family-operated, this Victorian-style boutique hotel also gets good reviews for its dining. Rates through June 14 $175-$230, June 15-Sept. 15 $190-$264.

Super 8 Caraquet

9 Avenue du Carrefour


This attractive chain hotel is right on Caraquet’s harbor, $112.

Gîte L’Isle-du-Randonneur B&B

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539 Boulevard St-Pierre West



This owner likes to involve her guests in Acadian culture and stories, $87-$116.

Gîte Le Poirier B&B

98 Boulevard St-Pierre West



Nicely restored house in a quiet setting, $94-$110.

Where to eat

La Terrasse à Steve

9650 Route 113


On the harbor. Opens for the season around June 16, meals $12-$29.

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