Places to stay in Sydney, Nova Scotia

We currently have 33 accommodations in and around Sydney with other regional listings available for B&B's, Campsites, Hotels, Motels and other properties. You can filter listings by the available types:

Sydney is a community in Nova Scotia. It is situated on the east coast of Cape Breton Island. Local restaurants include Peking Restaurant, Gio’s Seafood Chowder Bus, The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse, and Joes Warehouse.

Wondering where to stay? Lodging options in the community are mainly limited to Bed and Breakfast type accommodations, though there are a few nearby hotels. If you are travelling in the area, Sydney is located close to Aulds Point, Sand Cove, Black Cove, Harbour Shoal and String Lakes.

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Selected and best reviewed properties in Sydney

Photograph of Beacon Motel & Lodge, Sydney

The Beacon Motel & Lodge

Family owned and operated motel, only 20 minutes from the Newfoundland ferry. Free local phone calls, parking. outdoor pool. Small groups welcome. 10 A/C rooms, 4-pc bath, remote TV; cots available. Close to shopping and highway. Our recently updated family owned business is close to all .....

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A Paradise Found B&B

10 OUT OF 10 Having walked next door and checked out the actual Marriott hotel and its rooms, the Marriott Oceanwatch was an amazing value by comparison. It is a huge room with a master bedroom, living area, and second bedroom with two queen beds, kitchen, and two private baths. The balcony for the oceanfront .....
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The Holiday Inn Waterfront

Located in the heart of Cape Breton Island , voted number one Island destination in the Continental US and Canada and ranked 3rd most desirable island destination in the world according to " Travel + Leisure Magazine ". The Holiday Inn Sydney is the perfect starting point to tour Cape Breton's .....

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The Hearthstone Inn

Nestled on the banks of the Sydney River the Hearthstone Inn Sydney sits waiting to welcome weary travellers. From the moment you wake up to a delicious hot breakfast to the time you snuggle into the extraordinary comfort of one of our Simmons Mattresses our warm friendly staff will make you feel .....

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The Comfort Inn

The Comfort Inn® hotel lies on the banks of Sydney Harbor, conveniently located minutes from downtown. The hotel's central location provides easy access to historic Sydney, several shops and great restaurants. Casino Nova Scotia, the Centre 200 arena, Cape Breton University, Membertou Sport and .....

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The Martin Arms Hotel

We are conveniently located in downtown Sydney, making our hotel an ideal destination for business and leisure travelers alike. We offer our guests exceptional, personalized service. We hope that a stay with us will evoke both luxury and style and leave you wanting to return soon. We know that .....

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The Lindentree Bed and Breakfast

Our B&B is located in a quiet country setting with easy access to notible Cape Breton destination such as the Fortress Louisbourg, Miners Museum, Ritas Tearoom, the famous Fiddle, the Lakes Golfcourse and the Cabot Trail We are Members of Tourism Industry of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Bed and .....

Photograph of Colby House Bed & Breakfast, Sydney

The Colby House Bed & Breakfast

Relax over a full breakfast in our spacious dining room before seeing the many nearby sights: walk along the Sydney waterfront, its Historic District and Wentworth Park, or take a short car ride to the Fortress of Louisbourg, Baddeck and the Cabot Trail. Cape Breton boasts many spectacular walking .....

More about the areas accommodations and tourism

Sydney is the largest urban centre on Cape Breton Island. Together with Sydney Mines, North Sydney, New Waterford and Glace Bay it forms the Industrial Cape Breton region.

Other local Sydney information and places to visit.

Things to see and do

Dooly's Billiard Room

Located at 65 Pitt Street. Dooly's has eighty-eight licensed pool or billiard halls in Canada. Come see what playing pool is all about at our quality billiard or pool rooms, clubs or parlors in seven different provinces.

Dooly's Glace Bay

Located at 7 Sterling Road. Dooly's has eighty-eight licensed pool or billiard halls in Canada. Come see what playing pool is all about at our quality billiard or pool rooms, clubs or parlors in seven different provinces.

UCCB Capers Athletics

Located at PO Box 5300. The Department of Athletics at the University College of Cape Breton, ourcoaches, and student athletes are looking forward to a new competitive season and the opportunity to work towards new heights. We appreciate your support and your encouragement!

Casino Nova Scotia - Sydney

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Nearby towns

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Closed or unlisted properties

  • A Charming Victorian Bed & Breakfast located at 115 George Street closed or delisted.
  • Purcell Place Bed & Breakfast located at 596 Coxheath Road closed or delisted.
  • Mahoney J R Contracting Ltd located at 80 Marine Drive closed or delisted.
  • Sangaree Campground located at 217 Sangaree Road closed or delisted.
  • Cormorant Tourist Home B&B located at 2042 King's Road closed or delisted.
  • George & Gottage B&B located at 808 George Street closed or delisted.
  • B&B On Blacketts Lake located at 1775 Coxheath Road closed or delisted.

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