Beachfront vacation rentals in Cape Breton Island

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Top-rated beachfront rentals in Cape Breton Island

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Home in Montague
Oceanfront Luxury Glamping Dome
Nestled in the woods of PEI’s south-eastern shore, and overlooking the Murray Islands is the Maytree Eco-Dome, a unique 26ft luxury accommodation complete with a kitchen, bathroom, private bedroom, and lounge with views of the water. Maytree offers direct access to your own private beach, and is the perfect location for kayaking, hiking, or having a beachside bonfire. Whether you are looking for a rejuvenating retreat, or an anchor for an Eastern PEI adventure. PEI Tourism License #1300747 Our all season eco-dome is complete with a modern kitchenette, full bathroom, jacuzzi, and other amenities needed for an enjoyable stay. Full access to the eco-dome, patio, and surrounding forest, with private beach access. My husband, Ken, and I and our son, Hugh, live on the property down at the end of Sunset Beach Rd. We are happy to help if you need anything during your stay. The preferred way of contact is through texting at the number provided. We're tucked away just a few kilometres outside of Murray River, a charming fishing village offering a variety of places to eat & views to discover. We recommend having a car while visiting Prince Edward Island. There is limited public transport available in Eastern PEI.
Jan 13 – 20
$207 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 108 reviews
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Home in Pleasant Bay
Private 89-acre Oceanfront Cottage - Cabot Trail
This private oceanfront cottage with beach access is located only minutes from the Cabot Trail and Cape Breton Highlands National Park on an 89 acre private property. This bright and airy open-concept cottage has a queen bed downstairs and a double bed in the loft, sleeping four guests. A large private deck lets you enjoy panoramic views of the of ocean, mountains, coastline and sunsets. Outdoor fire pit and indoor woodstove cozy up the nights. Well equipped kitchen makes cooking a breeze.
Oct 30 – Nov 6
$247 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 135 reviews
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Cottage in Chéticamp
Oceanfront Cottage (LeBlanc Chalet)
Built in 2018, our cozy cottage sleeps a maximum of 6 guests who will have full access to 2 bedrooms plus 1 loft! The second level balcony, where you catch the morning sunrise and the front deck offers views from the ocean with amazing sunsets. Our cottage is a perfect spot for a relaxing vacation, minutes away from la plage St. Pierre, a short distance to Le Portage Golf course and the National Park. ** our cottage is approx. 50 feet from a gradual 8-10 feet drop to the rock beach below
Oct 12 – 19
$295 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 194 reviews

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Pet-friendly beachfront home rentals

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Home in Indian Brook
*Bata Oceanfront Cottage 30 min to Ski Cape Smokey
Dec 7 – 14
$235 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 186 reviews
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Cabin in Beaver Cove
Beaver Cove Beach House
Feb 19 – 26
$162 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 177 reviews
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Cottage in Guysborough
Queensport Beach House
Jan 14 – 21
$197 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 105 reviews
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Cottage in Petit de Grat
Hot tub, Kayaks, fishing & Ocean Front Cottage!
Nov 24 – Dec 1
$117 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 211 reviews
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Cottage in New Harris
MacLeod Cove: secluded cottage with private beach
May 7 – 14
$116 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 144 reviews
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Apartment in Chéticamp
Seaside Shack
Sep 19 – 26
$211 per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 390 reviews
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Cottage in Larrys River
The Beach House
Feb 7 – 14
$123 per night
4.76 out of 5 average rating, 109 reviews
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Bungalow in Stormont
Harbour Hideway Cottage
Sep 10 – 17
$107 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 110 reviews
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Farm stay in Montague
Cozy Little Cottage
Nov 30 – Dec 7
$143 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 145 reviews
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Cabin in Chéticamp
Beach, island and lighthouse
Jan 23 – 30
$198 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 99 reviews
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Cottage in Ingonish Beach
Whitecap Cottage - Cabot Trail Sea & Ski
Sep 16 – 23
$239 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 36 reviews
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Cottage in New Haven
The Cove; Coastal Cottage on the Cabot Trail
Oct 23 – 30
$86 per night
4.76 out of 5 average rating, 66 reviews

Beachfront home rentals with a pool

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Home in Dingwall
Mystical beachfront Chalet , Hot tub and Sauna
Nov 4 – 11
$480 per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 22 reviews
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Home in Baddeck
LakeviewHome 2 free unlimited green fees @ BellBay
Jul 19 – 26
$315 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 23 reviews
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Home in Antigonish
Lake View Cottage - Lochaber Lake Lodges
Feb 18 – 25
$260 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 22 reviews
Home in Pleasant Bay
Highland Breeze House Pool on site walk to beach
Dec 29 – Jan 5
$329 per night
4.65 out of 5 average rating, 68 reviews
Home in Petit-de-Grat
Westside Haven
Jun 18 – 25
$132 per night
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Home in Petit-de-Grat
Everything you Need
Aug 22 – 29
$147 per night
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Private beachfront home rentals

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Apartment in South Bar
Destination South Bar
Nov 11 – 18
$70 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 292 reviews
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Home in Cleveland
Secluded Cape Breton Ocean Front Cottage
Feb 25 – Mar 4
$192 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 109 reviews
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Home in Point Cross
Old Cabot Trail Beach House
Sep 19 – 26
$331 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 132 reviews
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Home in Grand Mira North
Private Waterfront Vacation Getaway!
Sep 7 – 14
$172 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 205 reviews
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Apartment in Port Hood
Beachside Haven- One minute drive to Arena
Oct 6 – 13
$139 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 129 reviews
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Cottage in Kempt Head
Stunning 3 bedroom Lake House “Capers Landing”
Nov 17 – 24
$398 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 44 reviews
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Cabin in Beaver Cove
Seaglass | Off-Grid,Beachfront Cabin- Indigo Hills
Sep 27 – Oct 4
$134 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 62 reviews
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Home in Bras D'or
Cozy waterfront home perfect for a couples getaway
Mar 8 – 15
$91 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 85 reviews
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Cabin in Port Hood
The Seascape - Executive Class Mini Villa
Mar 20 – 27
$142 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 27 reviews
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Cottage in Dingwall
The Piping Plover - a luxury, waterfront home
Oct 30 – Nov 6
$298 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 67 reviews
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Home in Sugar Loaf
Spacious and Modern Oceanfront Retreat
Apr 21 – 28
$235 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 14 reviews
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Home in Cheticamp
The Pearl - Oceanfront
Dec 9 – 16
$245 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 45 reviews

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