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Expensive but good ice cream

We saw the signs along the way and finally found it. We went in and saw a lady hooking a rug in the... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
Maureen D
Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
Nice gift shop, great ice ice cream

If you’re riding thru the Cabot Trail, this is a great gift shop to check out. They have some... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
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Cheticamp Hooked Rugs locally made by our craft-ladies in our community....continuous demonstration of the making of the craft in the shop!!! Large selection of quality souvenirs..... Quality T-shirts, sweaths and fashion clothing.... Ice cream...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
14208 Cabot Trail | Point Cross, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia B0E 1H0, Canada
+1 902-224-3139
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

Beautiful gifts, reasonably priced, lovely staff. Gift options for everyone and plenty of items made in Cape Breton/Nova Scotia.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jennsteele
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The ads for this place worked as we mentioned to one of the kinds ladies we encountered during our visit. She was even nice enough to show my wife and I the type of "hookers" they are lol. Check it out while on the cabot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Visited in August, not the best time as coaches call here. The range of items is quite good, basically the same as all gift shops on Cape Breton Island. The prices are high compared to many others. The lady demonstrating Hooking was very helpful and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

We saw the signs along the way and finally found it. We went in and saw a lady hooking a rug in the corner. Also found the merchandise quite expensive--$4.95 for a bumper sticker? etc. I also felt like they were watching me as I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maureen D
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We were told by many people to visit Flora's so we made sure to do so, we were amazed with the variety of crafts and gifts, but our experience with the service was terrible. We felt very insulated and belittled for not pronouncing a word...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

This was a typical tourist trap. Tourist busses stop so that makes it very crowded if you happen to get there at the same time as the busses. It is billed as a rug hooking stop and yes there was a nice woman doing some...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Christine D
Reviewed August 10, 2018

This in an award winning craft shop and I can see why. It is packed full of treasures that you would like to buy. We also visited the ice cream shop and enjoyed a large hot sundae that had 2 big scoops of ice cream,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

If you’re riding thru the Cabot Trail, this is a great gift shop to check out. They have some pretty cool and unusual gifts. They also have an ice cream shop which offers hard ice cream in regular cones, waffle cones or a cup. They...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lady-Harley1
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We always stop at Flora’s on our way thru the Cabot Trail - to grab an ice cream (huge portions) and take a look around. It’s now a family tradition. There is always a ‘hooker’ there who is making hooked rugs/coasters/etc that you can buy....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ontario566
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Stopped here before embarking on the Trail. It was a very hot day and the ice cream was most welcome and good value. We had the regular size cone and I am not sure how the larger one could actually be any bigger! Lots of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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