Skip to content

Family-friendly vacation rentals in Cape Breton Island

Find and book unique family-friendly homes on Airbnb

When results are available, navigate with up and down arrow keys or explore by touch or swipe gestures.

Top-rated family-friendly rentals in Cape Breton Island

Guests agree: these family-friendly homes are highly rated for location, cleanliness, and more.

Guest favorite
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.
Apr 2 – 9
$248 per night
Guest favorite
Cottage in Petit Étang
Le p'tit blanc -- on the Cabot Trail
Located on the awe-inspiring Cabot Trail, Le P'tit Blanc sits on a quaint hill minutes from the entrance of the National Park. Surrounded by peaceful meadows and panoramic views of the highlands, guests are able to retreat and relax while being a short drive from the bars and restaurants of Chéticamp. Only 5 minutes to the beach! There's a General Store that carries everything from groceries to camping supplies (and much more) open late -- only a hop, skip and a jump away from the house.
Sep 22 – 29
$187 per night
Guest favorite
Cabin in Baddeck
The Captain's Quarters - Cottage on Bras d'Or Lake
Cozy private 2 bedroom waterfront cottage on Bras d'Or Lake just minutes to the Cabot Trail & the quaint town of Baddeck. Make this a home base for all your island adventures. Bring your camera, hiking shoes, golf clubs, guitar and singing voice. At the end of it all come and sit and sip by a cozy fire, a moonlight sky and be star struck. Mine is a great spot to chill out and enjoy nature. Swimming, kayaks & SUPs. Baddeck, where it all begins and ends...Get looped on the Cabot Trail!
Dec 10 – 17
$156 per night

Popular amenities for Cape Breton Island family-friendly rentals

Family-friendly home rentals with a hot tub

Guest favorite
Cottage in St. Esprit
Lake Cottage Bear/Hot-tub/sauna/free kayak/firepit
May 20 – 27
$152 per night
Guest favorite
Cottage in Chéticamp
Enchanting private cottage, Cabot Trail
Nov 23 – 30
$159 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Afton Station
Summer Escape - water views and 8 person hot tub.
Jul 5 – 12
$233 per night
Guest favorite
Cabin in Souris
120 Waterfront cottage on Souris River w/hot tub
May 7 – 14
$167 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Ross Ferry
Stunning waterfront home /w hot tub, 2 fireplaces
May 4 – 11
$250 per night
Home in East Lake Ainslie
MacLean Mountain Retreat with Hot Tub
Oct 24 – 31
$276 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Inverness
Golfers & Beach Goers Look No Further (*Hot Tub*)
Jun 5 – 12
$352 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Baddeck
Scottish Thistle
Sep 7 – 14
$352 per night
Cottage in Englishtown
Happy House Oceanfront Private
Jun 3 – 10
$144 per night
Cabin in Arisaig
Steinhart Distillery Cottage by the sea #2
Mar 13 – 20
$185 per night
Chalet in Englishtown
The Green Chalet at Cabot Shores
Jun 13 – 20
$315 per night
Guest favorite
Cottage in St. Esprit
Lakefront Cabin Falcon/Hot-tub/ Sauna/ free kayaks
Jan 10 – 17
$151 per night

Family- and pet-friendly home rentals

Guest favorite
Home in Petit Étang
R&D Retreat
Feb 13 – 20
$89 per night
Guest favorite
Hut in Englishtown
The ZzzzMoose 2.0 Luxury Camping Cabin
Aug 13 – 20
$67 per night
Guest favorite
Cottage in Grand Mira North
Cozy Waterfront Cottage w. Barrel Sauna
Mar 25 – Apr 1
$134 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Indian Brook
*Bata Oceanfront Cottage 30 min to Ski Cape Smokey
Apr 9 – 16
$236 per night
Guest favorite
Cabin in Beaver Cove
Beaver Cove Beach House
Feb 6 – 13
$162 per night
Guest favorite
Cabin in Nova Scotia
The Shackteau
May 4 – 11
$76 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Guysborough
Hayden Lake"Mainhouse" fantastic lake view & peace
Oct 16 – 23
$100 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Baddeck
'The Big House'
Mar 25 – Apr 1
$133 per night
Guest favorite
Apartment in Port Hood
Beachview Apartment Rental
Oct 21 – 28
$111 per night
Guest favorite
Apartment in Chéticamp
Seaside Shack
Jan 3 – 10
$149 per night
Superhost
Hut in Baddeck
River Nest Wilderness Cabins-River Nest Cabin #3
Oct 7 – 14
$110 per night
Guest favorite
Cottage in Route 395, Inverness
Laughing Loon Cottage
Feb 7 – 14
$107 per night

Family-friendly home rentals with Wifi

Guest favorite
Cottage in Chéticamp
Oceanfront Cottage (LeBlanc Chalet)
Oct 12 – 19
$296 per night
Superhost
Chalet in Southside Boularderie
Explorer's Cottage : Waterfront on the Sea
Nov 18 – 25
$307 per night
Guest favorite
Apartment in Chéticamp
The most wanted place to stay in Cheticamp
Jun 14 – 21
$179 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Cleveland
Secluded Cape Breton Ocean Front Cottage
Nov 30 – Dec 7
$192 per night
Guest favorite
Cabin in Petit Étang
Sunrise Cabin
Aug 12 – 19
$167 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Chéticamp
Boudreau's Chalet
Sep 16 – 23
$221 per night
Guest favorite
Cottage in Big Pond
Cottage-Style House with view of Bras d'Or Lake
Nov 4 – 11
$87 per night
Guest favorite
Cottage in Sydney
Cozy log cabin on Sydney River
Sep 29 – Oct 6
$85 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Grand Mira North
Private Waterfront Vacation Getaway!
Sep 7 – 14
$173 per night
Superhost
Apartment in Petit Étang
Cabot Trail Getaway
Feb 10 – 17
$107 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Little Bras D'or
Bras d'Or Country Charm
Feb 17 – 24
$81 per night
Guest favorite
Cottage in Port Hood
Cozy Cottage
Feb 7 – 14
$104 per night

Destinations to explore