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Cape Breton Island Vacation Packages

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Top Cape Breton Island Flight + Hotel Deals

Maritime Inn Port Hawkesbury
Inverary Resort
Cambridge Suites Hotel Sydney
Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront

Top Hotels in Cape Breton Island

Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront
Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront
3.5 out of 5
300 Esplanade, Sydney, NS
Free cancellation
The price is CA $84 per night from Nov 5 to Nov 6
4/5Very Good! (842 reviews)

"Great location, and cleanest hotel visually in the city and closest to the waterfront. The only downside was that there were a lot of cars the night I stayed and parking was very limited."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2020

Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront
Hampton Inn by Hilton Sydney Nova Scotia
Hampton Inn by Hilton Sydney Nova Scotia
3.5 out of 5
60 Maillard Street, Membertou, NS
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $129 per night from Oct 31 to Nov 1
4.7/5Exceptional! (979 reviews)

"Great place to stay very i pressed staff friendly and helpful beds comfortable food in restaurant very good"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 20, 2020

Hampton Inn by Hilton Sydney Nova Scotia
Hearthstone Inn Sydney
Hearthstone Inn Sydney
3.5 out of 5
560 Kings Road, Sydney, NS
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $95 per night from Oct 31 to Nov 1
3.6/5Good! (984 reviews)

"What I loved most was the gorgeous lobby when you first enter. The dining room looked beautiful but unfortunately closed due to Covid.our room we stayed in was nice, modern and clean. The bed was very comfortable. Our phone in room did not work. Overall our stay was short but nice."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 22, 2020

Hearthstone Inn Sydney
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top things to do in Cape Breton Island

Cape Breton Island Vacation Packages

A rich Celtic heritage blends with First Nation and Acadian cultural influences on this remote and breathtakingly scenic Nova Scotian island. Cape Breton Island draws visitors from all over the world due to its famous hiking and driving trails and unique local culture. Witness the Celtic influence running through the music and customs of this special island, the only place in North America where Scottish Gaelic is still spoken.

Visit the island to explore traditions preserved since settlers arrived from the Scottish Highlands in the early 19th century. Find signs of the even earlier Acadian settlers in towns such as Chéticamp, where the Acadian French dialect can still be heard. Explore the heritage of the first people to dwell on this land, the First Nation communities who still thrive here.

One of the major attractions of the island is the Cabot Trail. Drive this 186-mile (300-kilometer) trail that winds around oceanfront cliffs for astonishing mountain views. Make time to stop at some of the numerous hiking trails, scenic lookouts and charming towns scattered along the route.

Another popular natural attraction is the Cape Breton Highlands National Park . Discover its diverse mountain and forest habitats, home to animals including moose and eagles or head to Bras d’Or Lake to spot a huge array of waterfowl.

To experience Celtic culture at its strongest, time your trip to coincide with one the festivals of Scottish music and dance held throughout the year. Also be sure to visit the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site, a museum dedicated to one of Scotland’s most famous sons, the inventor of the telephone. The museum is located in village of Baddeck on the northern shore of Bras d’Or Lake.

The Membertou community is one of the island’s five First Nation communities. Learn about their fascinating history at the Membertou Heritage Park. Explore a different experience of island life at the Fortress of Louisbourg , a detailed recreation of an 18th-century Canadian settlement, complete with actors in period dress.

Fly to Cape Breton Island’s domestic airport, the JA Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport. Although Cape Breton Island is now easily accessible by air, its remote location at the northern point of Nova Scotia has meant that it has historically been hard to get to. That’s why its patchwork of local traditions remains so distinctive.

What are the advantages of a road trip to Cape Breton Island?

Taking a Cape Breton Island road trip is the best way to travel while hitting all the stops along the way. There’s never been a better time to put all your road trip ideas to good use. Expedia offers incredible deals on hotels in Cape Breton Island, and you can save big when you opt for one of our packages in Cape Breton Island. Our packages combine your hotel and car rental into one low price, saving you more on both. 

How to plan a road trip to Cape Breton Island?

Planning a road trip is easy when you make all your itinerary bookings in one place—Expedia. You might take a camping road trip where all you need is a car and some gear. Car rentals are available in the pick-up and drop-off locations of your choosing. You might take a highway getaway to that city you’ve been dreaming of, bundling your hotel and car bookings for deep road trip discounts. 

What to do on a road trip to Cape Breton Island?

To make the most of any road trip adventure, you’ll want to have a road trip itinerary. That way, you won’t miss any of the road trip activities on your list. You can search for things to do in Cape Breton Island and other destinations before adding it to your plan.  

How to rent a car for a road trip?

Renting a car for a road trip is often the best way to travel. Don’t put miles or strain on your own vehicle and instead put your mind at ease when you opt for a safe car rental. Expedia offers wow-worthy deals on car rentals so you can choose the perfect car for your journey and preferences. Get the whole gang to pile in and hit the road for a great price. Vacation rentals in Cape Breton Island are waiting for you to arrive. Expedia will help you get there for less.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Cape Breton Island vacation package cost?
Discover the best of Cape Breton Island from just CA $981. Choose from a wonderful selection of rental cars, hotels and flights to suit every budget. Land even better deals when you add some tours or experiences to your vacation package.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Cape Breton Island vacation package?
Because we know life is full of surprises, the answer is yes. To find out more, visit our Customer Service Portal. But generally speaking, if you’ve made your booking in the last 24 hours, you may be able to change or cancel it free of charge. Your airline, hotel or car rental company may impose a fee if your booking is older than that.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Cape Breton Island?
If you’d like to save as much as C$590, combine your bookings into a Cape Breton Island vacation package. Whether you’re looking for flights, hotels, rental cars or tours, you can browse and book them all in one place. You’ll have plenty of choice at your fingertips as well. Expedia has more than 400 air carriers and 321,000 properties across the globe to take your pick of. Fly with who you want, book a room where you like and save precious money — now that’s the ideal vacation!
When is the best time of year to visit Cape Breton Island?
is a terrific month to vacation in Cape Breton Island if you’re on a budget. is less affordable by comparison, so be prepared to pay top dollar if you visit then. If you’d prefer to avoid the crowds, think about making the trip in . However, there’s plenty to love about traveling in high season. Cape Breton Island is arguably at its very best in .
How far in advance should I book my Cape Breton Island vacation?
Reward yourself with the widest variety at the cheapest prices by booking your Cape Breton Island adventure nice and early. Airlines usually sell flight tickets around 12 months prior to departure, so reserve your spot ASAP. Having said that, Expedia is constantly working to give you the best bargains around, so it’s always a good time to book your dream vacation!
What does an Expedia Cape Breton Island travel package include?
It all boils down to what kind of getaway you’re contemplating. Cape Breton Island vacation deals can include flights, car rentals and hotels. You can mix and match to create the bundle that suits your budget and style. You can also add on activities and experiences after you’ve booked to land even bigger discounts.
What should I know before booking a Cape Breton Island travel package?
Whether it’s adventure or relaxation you’re after, a Cape Breton Island vacation package lets you plan your escape your way. Plus, you’ll get access to great discounts when you combine your hotel with your rental car and flights. The more you bundle, the bigger the savings!
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Cape Breton Island vacation packages?
Your bank balance shouldn’t prevent you from getting the best out of your vacation, so Expedia has come up with a solution to help. Thanks to our partnership with online lender Affirm, it’s easy to book a terrific getaway that won’t drain your wallet. Just Book Now, Pay Later and take the strain out of planning for your journey.
Can I choose my airline with a Cape Breton Island Expedia vacation package?
Yes — that’s one of the best things about an Expedia package. You get to choose. We have access to more than 550 partner airlines throughout the world, so you have loads of choice when putting together your Cape Breton Island getaway.

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