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Island Sunset Resort

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19 Beach Cove Lane, Belle Cote, Nova Scotia B0E-2B0 Canada See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed September 1, 2018

We only stayed one night because we were on a road trip, but one night isn't long enough to appreciate this place. The 'cabin' was actually an upscale one bedroom apartment with ceramics and hardwood floors. If you're looking for a relaxed and peaceful setting,...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed August 25, 2018

After going for dinner at the Island Sunset restaurant we saw the beautiful cottage type rooms offered at this resort. We inquired about vacancy and ended up booking a 2 night stay. What a joy it was. The cottages are huge and fully equipped with...More

Thank Happy_Traveller_2033
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Our cabin had a beautiful view of the harbour and the cabin was very clean and comfortable. The restaurant was delicious for dinner and the little cafe was also delicious for lunch. Bring your own food for breakfast - the cabin has everything you need...More

Thank Julie T
Response from EvanGillis_, Marketing Manager at Island Sunset ResortResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for your kind review Julie, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 20, 2018

While the location on a hill behind a high, WWII- like seawall system is not as scenic as nearby properties, a cottage here suited us fine, especially since they have a restaurant and a bistro on site. Both close early. As does the office, so...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent place to stay with the family. Large dining room with friendly staff. Beach nearby. Cottages are modern and spacious. Right on the ocean so if the weather is ok, amazing sunsets. Get up early and you can see the local fishermen...More

Thank Newbieluc
Response from EvanGillis_, Public Relations Manager at Island Sunset ResortResponded July 6, 2018

Thanks for your positive review! I'm happy you enjoyed your stay!

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Located on a spectacular coast, poised along the world famous Cabot Trail, this unique seaside cottage resort is one of a handful 4 star resorts in Cape Breton and one of the only resort that are on the ocean with a 4 star restaurant and beachfront casual bistro. Fresh lobster is available onsite live or to prepared on the beach accessible only steps from your cottage. Island Sunset is just off the beaten track yet is the perfect Cabot Trail home for the coastal adventurer.

Food & drink at the hotel
Island Sunset Restaurant
94 reviews
Cuisines: Seafood, Canadian, International
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Great View
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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island sunset hotel
CanadaNova ScotiaCape Breton IslandBelle Cote
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Room & Suite (28)
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July 31, 2015|
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Response from Bill F | Reviewed this property |
Their contact info is: Island Sunset Resort P.O. Box 27 Margaree Harbour Nova Scotia, Canada B0E 2B0 Phone: (902)-235-2669 Toll Free: (866)-515-2900
Room Tips
"Dated duplexes on a grassy hillside by the sea. View to the west, marred by a massive breakwater. Bistro..."
Jul 20, 2018
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"Book dinner as soon as you arrive as the restaurant was very popular with local people."
Aug 16, 2017
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"Don't stay here!"
Jul 22, 2017
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"choose an ocean view or view of the harbour"
Jun 27, 2017
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