Places to stay in Sydney, Nova Scotia

We currently have 32 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 Kellys Point, Mainwaring Island, MacLeans Point, Indian Brook and MacLeods Point.

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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

Relax in the comfort of our home while enjoying beautiful Cape Breton Island. Fortress Louisbourg, Bell Museum, Highland Village, Miner's Museum and Newfoundland Ferry all within an easy drive. Cabot Trail, golf, hiking, boat tours and kayaking all available in the area. Our three well-appointed .....

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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 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 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 .....

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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 Travelodge

Stay at Travelodge Sydney near the Trans-Canada Highway. Amenities include complimentary continental breakfast, pool, meeting space and parking. Rooms offer free WiFi. Attractions are Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site of Canada, Cape Breton Miners Museum, Cabot Trail, the Worlds .....

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The Hampton Inn

Hampton Inn by Hilton in Sydney, Nova Scotia is centrally located near Exit 7A, off Highway 125, minutes away from downtown, local attractions, restaurants and shopping. Our hotel in Sydney, Nova Scotia is conveniently connected to the Membertou Trade & Convention Centre via a pedestrian walkway. .....

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, unlisted or renamed 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.
  • Delta located at 300 Esplanade - may now be known as Holiday Inn Waterfront.
  • Mahoney J R Contracting Ltd located at 80 Marine Drive closed or delisted.
  • Days Inn located at 480 Kings Road - may now be known as Travelodge.
  • Sangaree Campground located at 217 Sangaree Road closed or delisted.
  • Quality Inn located at 560 Kings Road - may now be known as Hearthstone Inn.
  • 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.