Welcome to Sydney, Nova Scotia

Sydney… the ocean gateway to scenic Cape Breton Island!

Sydney is the historic capital of Cape Breton and largest urban centre on the island. From the harbourfront boardwalk complete with buskers and visiting cruise ships to the world’s largest fiddle, Sydney will be sure to charm you! It also boasts a convenient proximity to all the major attractions on the Island like the world famous Cabot Trail, Fortress of Louisbourg, the Alexander Graham Bell Museum in the beautiful village of Baddeck, and 6 amazing golf courses!

You’ll find an appealing variety of accommodations in Sydney, from B&Bs in historic homes to large hotels on the waterfront.