Gillespie House is more than a Tourist Home. It is
a focal point for visitors to the area. The house is
adorned with local crafts, historic photographs and
A walking map shows tourists several self-guided
hikes through old roads where one can visit the Fairy
Hill lookout, abandoned communities and grave
yards. Guided hikes or packed lunches can be
arranged with advance planning.
All of our guests enjoy a hospitality breakfast with
homemade bread and jams. At the dock area, we offer
a fire pit for an evening fire or to cook or steam local
lobsters or mussels.
We have made extensive renovations to all of our
bedrooms located on the second floor so that each
now has its own private ensuite or bathroom.
Community Amenities Stop by Sonny’s Shop
specializing in grocery, convenience, beer, local crafts
and produce. Check out Sonny’s Facebook Page and
learn all about him and Sonny’s Shop.
Our friends from Ireland returning from a
Breakfast is included in room cost
We have a private dock for your boat
Fully licensed Gillespie Café
Telephone: (709) 485-2552
As we all work with the authorities to flatten the curve
of this pandemic by enforcing social distancing, we are
taking the unprecedented step of making our 2020
season - Vacation Home Rental ONLY. Please check
the Booking Tab for more information.
Please note: Cafe closed for the 2020 season.
More than a Tourist Home Experience … next stop Ireland