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Farmhouse by Baddeck Bay - Peaceful Retreat While Exploring Cape Breton
4.9/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
A great place to stay for Celtic Colours

"We greatly enjoyed our stay in the old farmhouse. It was very comfortable and with a lot of character. Definitely a good choice for our 9 days during the Celtic Colours festival. Jan was so helpful and accessible in contact to ensure we had everything we needed. Highly recommended!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Farmhouse by Baddeck Bay - Peaceful Retreat While Exploring Cape Breton
Waterfront Cottage & Guest House w/ Private Dock
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0.17 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (28 reviews)
Nothin better

"We hit a ‘home run’ with this Home Away rental. It was well-provisioned, clean, well-appointed and conveniently located for our needs. We were in Nova Scotia for the Celtic Colours festival—something everyone should attend. The rental provided us a very comfortable stay for our plans. We could not ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019

Waterfront Cottage & Guest House w/ Private Dock
Lakeside Boat Cottage With Dock on Baddeck Bay
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1.87 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Wonderful spot !!

"The lake house was a perfect spot for our family getaway! The house is set up nicely so that even with 8 adults you have more then enough space . The owners were very helpful and quick to reply to any questions. The lakefront on this property is very beautiful and made for a very relaxing week away. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2019

Lakeside Boat Cottage With Dock on Baddeck Bay
Bayside Haven at Baddeck
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1.39 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
A Good House in Baddeck

"Four of us enjoyed our stay during Celtic Colours Festival. Communication before our visit was great and James was an excellent host. The house has a great view of the water and is clean with everything functioning. The upstairs rooms were great and there is a luxury bathroom upstairs. The downstair ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2019

Bayside Haven at Baddeck
Luxury Golf Retreat - Unlimited Golf for 4
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0.4 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)
Golf included was awesome!

"Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at condo and stay in Baddeck. The owner was very responsive when we needed some things. Connection to Bell Bay Golf course with golf included was a huge bonus for us. Loved the course and staff there were very accommodating. Kitchen in need of some new frying pans but ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2019

Luxury Golf Retreat - Unlimited Golf for 4
Lynwood Inn
2.5 out of 5
441 Shore Road, Baddeck, NS
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $114 per night
1.07 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (197 reviews)

"I liked that this place was very updated, nice bathroom and furniture."…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2019

Lynwood Inn
Boat House Cottage
2.5 out of 5
1004 Baddeck Bay Road, Baddeck, NS
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0.6 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (40 reviews)

"Bill and Patty are great hosts and the location couldn’t be any better. The boathouse cottage is rustic, cosy and comfortable and we would definitely recommend."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Boat House Cottage
Green Highlander Lodge
3.5 out of 5
525 Chebucto Street, Baddeck, NS
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0.8 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (103 reviews)

"Very beautiful area. Great breakfast. Comfortable stay."…"

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2019

Green Highlander Lodge
Auberge Gisele's Inn
4 out of 5
387 Shore Road, Baddeck, NS
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The price is $94 per night
1.22 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (181 reviews)

"Great room, recently renovated by the look of it. Enjoyed it very much!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

Auberge Gisele's Inn
Cabot Trail Motel
2.5 out of 5
8450 Trans Canada Hwy 105, Baddeck, NS
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The price is $73 per night
3.32 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (238 reviews)

"Amazing view, excellent services, and wonderful staff."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

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Visiting Baddeck

Visitors give high marks for the lakeside setting in Baddeck, which is also known for its museums and live music. Scenic and relaxing, this city attracts tourists with its bars and entertainment choices.

  • There are 16 hotels and other accommodations in Baddeck
  • The closest major airport is in Sydney, NS (YQY), 33.1 mi (53.3 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Baddeck

The city is well known for its museums and live music, and Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site is a local cultural venue. The city's hiking trails and lakeside provide a picturesque setting and places to visit include Bras d'Or Lake. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Kidston Island Lighthouse and Bell Bay Golf Club.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 16 hotels and other lodging accommodations to select from in Baddeck. Here you'll find top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Lynwood Inn - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Silver Dart Lodge - Our customers like the proximity to shopping and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Auberge Gisele's Inn - This 4-star inn features a restaurant, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and comfortable rooms.

Dressing for Baddeck

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 39°F during the day and 10°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 72°F, while the average at night is 24°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 75°F with nighttime averages of 40°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 58°F and nighttime averages of 18°F
  • About 1.18 inches of rain falls on Baddeck each year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 72°F, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 13°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Baddeck?
Silver Dart Lodge is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend Cabot Trail Motel and Lynwood Inn as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Baddeck, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer in Baddeck.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Baddeck?
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What's the best place to stay for a family trip to Baddeck?
Silver Dart Lodge is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other good choices to stay with the kids include Inverary Resort and Cabot Trail Motel. Attractions in the area like Coxheath Hills and Trails and Ross Ferry Provincial Park are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a couple visiting Baddeck?
Inverary Resort is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features pillowtop beds and a full-service spa. Another good option for a romantic stay is Silver Dart Lodge.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Baddeck?
Silver Dart Lodge is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and a seasonal outdoor pool for its human guests. Two other good options to stay with your pet include Cabot Trail Motel and Inverary Resort.
What's the best hotel to stay near Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site?
Adjacent to Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site, Green Highlander Lodge is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star lodge offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other good choices within a short distance include Silver Dart Lodge and Inverary Resort.
What about the best place to stay close to Bell Bay Golf Course?
One of the top choices for your stay is Silver Dart Lodge, located 1.9 mi (3 km) from Bell Bay Golf Course, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Inverary Resort and Ceilidh Country Lodge are a couple of other good options within a few miles.
What's the best high-end hotel in Baddeck?
Silver Dart Lodge is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What are some hotels with pools in Baddeck?
Inverary Resort is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, a full-service spa, and a restaurant. Other choices with an onsite pool include Silver Dart Lodge and Cabot Trail Motel.

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