Places to stay in Whycocomagh, Nova Scotia

We currently have 16 accommodations in and around Whycocomagh with other regional listings available for B&B's, Hotels, Motels, Campsites and other properties. You can filter listings by the available types:

Whycocomagh is a small rural community in the province of Nova Scotia. It is located on the eastern edge of Inverness County in the central part of Cape Breton Island. The community sits on the northwestern shore of Saint Patrick's Channel, an arm of Bras d'Or Lake. Local dining options include Cape Breton Restaurant & Smokehouse, Vi's Restaurant, Charlene's Bayside Cafe & Restaurant, and Waycobah Pizza.

Wondering where to stay? Accommodations in the community are primarily limited to Campgrounds and RV parks, though there are a few nearby hotels. If you are travelling in the area, Whycocomagh is located close to Jackie MacDonalds Brook, Big McDaniel Pool, Mill Valley Brook, Purcells Island and MacEacherns Cove.

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Whycocomagh is a Mi'kmaq word which means 'Head of the Waters'. Nearby is an indian reserve where wooden sculptures and baskets are made.

Other local Whycocomagh information and places to visit.

  • Longitude: -61°7'17.691
  • Latitude: 45°58'30.363

Things to see and do

Comunn Feis an Eilein (Festival of the Island)

Located at Christmas Island Firehall. 8539 Route 223 PO Box 317. Come Experience the Culture of Cape Breton Island at it's best! Join in our weekly concerts and Summer Music Program!Cape Breton's finest musicians share the stage with emerging talent and local tradition bearers in these two-hour,bilingual concerts.

Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site

Located at P.O. Box 159. A unique exhibit complex where models, replicas, photo displays, artifacts, and films describe the fascinating life and work of Alexander Graham Bell. Special events such as Harvest Home complement the offering of activities on this site, situated on 10 hectares of landscaped grounds overlooking scenic Bras d'Or Lake and Baddeck Bay.

Nova Scotia Highland Village

Located at 4119 Highway 223. The Nova Scotia Highland Village is a non-profit Society with the mission: to protect, interpret and further the collection of buildings and artifacts at the Nova Scotia Highland Village site in Iona; and to preserve and promote the Scottish Highland and Island culture as found in Nova Scotia. It is without doubt that the Highland Village would not be where it is today without the dedication, stubbornness, and dedication of the many volunteers and members of the Society.

Nearby towns

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Closed, unlisted or renamed properties

  • Mary Smith Bed & Breakfast, 21 Lakeview Drive
  • Aberdeen Bay Cottages, 10368 Highway 105