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House vacation rentals in Cape Breton Island

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Top-rated house 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 27 – Feb 3
$207 per night
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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.
Apr 7 – 14
$248 per night
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Home in Indian Brook
*Bata Oceanfront Cottage 30 min to Ski Cape Smokey
Bàta Oceanfront Cottage is a Canada Select Four Star, Nova Scotia Approved, fully winterized home on the Cabot Trail. It offers four bedrooms, is well equipped, tastefully decorated and well kept. The wood stove makes for a cozy retreat in colder months. It has expansive ocean views in a very tranquil environment that is close to nature and also accessible to many Cape Breton attractions: golf, hiking, artisan shops, beaches and more. It is on a two acre property with a private rocky beach.
Apr 9 – 16
$236 per night

Popular amenities for Cape Breton Island house rentals

House rentals with a pool

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Home in Dingwall
Mystical beachfront Chalet , Hot tub and Sauna
Jan 26 – Feb 2
$350 per night
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Home in New Waterford
Atlantic Views - 5 Bedroom Exec Home with Pool
Sep 30 – Oct 7
$318 per night
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Home in Baddeck
LakeviewHome 2 free unlimited green fees @ BellBay
Jul 19 – 26
$316 per night
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Home in Antigonish
Lake View Cottage - Lochaber Lake Lodges
Oct 24 – 31
$309 per night
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Home in Sydney
Harbourview House - Sydney, Nova Scotia
Jan 20 – 27
$266 per night
Home in Ingonish Beach
Hardy hollow overlooking beautiful ingonish
Mar 17 – 24
$214 per night
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Home in Baddeck
Macaulay’s Hill Farm
May 11 – 18
$200 per night
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Home in Port Hawkesbury
Strait to your Heart Cottage
Jun 13 – 20
$99 per night
Home in Englishtown
Beautiful 3 bedroom home with a view.
May 14 – 21
$154 per night
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Home in Baddeck
Scottish Thistle
Sep 7 – 14
$352 per night
Home in Pleasant Bay
Highland Breeze House Pool on site walk to beach
Feb 9 – 16
$330 per night
Home in Souris
Private, picturesque, paradise
Jun 17 – 24
$197 per night

Weekly house rentals

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Home in Cleveland
Secluded Cape Breton Ocean Front Cottage
Nov 30 – Dec 7
$192 per night
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Home in North Sydney
Modern Cottage-For One Party of 1 to 4 guests
Oct 22 – 29
$101 per night
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Home in Point Cross
Old Cabot Trail Beach House
Oct 3 – 10
$332 per night
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Home in Mulgrave
Amazing Stay! Lux 3Bd EntireHome LG HotTub Near CB
Nov 18 – 25
$153 per night
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Home in Saint Joseph du Moine
Tiny House on Wheels - Boat House
Apr 23 – 30
$115 per night
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Home in Reserve Mines
Isles Cape • Vacation Rental w/ Hot Tub
Oct 11 – 18
$159 per night
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Home in Baddeck
'The Big House'
Oct 19 – 26
$240 per night
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Home in Guysborough
Hayden Lake"Mainhouse" fantastic lake view & peace
Oct 16 – 23
$100 per night
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Home in Johnstown
Private Waterfront Luxury on the Bras D'Or Lake
Sep 26 – Oct 3
$217 per night
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Home in Inverness
Modern home steps from Cabot Links!
Dec 17 – 24
$208 per night
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Home in Chéticamp
Seaside Shanty
Jan 30 – Feb 6
$150 per night
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Home in Grand Mira North
Private Waterfront Vacation Getaway!
Sep 7 – 14
$173 per night

Private house rentals

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Home in Little Bras D'or
Bras d'Or Country Charm
Feb 17 – 24
$81 per night
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Home in Grand Mira North
Modern Cottage + Priv. Hot Tub/ Swimming /Kayaks
Sep 28 – Oct 5
$268 per night
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Home in Saint Joseph du Moine
Cozy Cabot Trail Cottage w/Cape Breton's Best View
Nov 11 – 18
$440 per night
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Home in Saint Joseph du Moine
Chez Marianne - Hot tub getaway!
Apr 27 – May 4
$125 per night
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Home in Dingwall
The Deckhouse
Sep 24 – Oct 1
$137 per night
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Home in Dingwall
Sunrise Old Farmhouse Cabot Trail
Dec 21 – 28
$83 per night
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Home in Bras D'or
Cozy waterfront home perfect for a couples getaway
Aug 31 – Sep 7
$98 per night
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Home in South Head
A Hütte waterfront grand A Frame
May 15 – 22
$266 per night
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Home in Ingonish Beach
Ocean Echo
Dec 1 – 8
$329 per night
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Home in Sugar Loaf
Spacious and Modern Oceanfront Retreat
Oct 26 – Nov 2
$236 per night
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Home in Inverness
Luxury Home Overlooking Cabot w Chipping Green
Dec 9 – 16
$592 per night
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Home in Inverness
Linkside- The Art of Relaxation Inverness
Oct 23 – 30
$378 per night

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