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Sydney airport ( 1hr drive to Baddeck)
Halifax International Airport ( 3.5 hr drive to Baddeck)
Air Canada


VIA rail (arrives in Halifax or Truro) 1-800- 561-3952

Automobile (driving time to Baddeck)

1 hour from Sydney airport and 3.5 hours from Halifax airport.

Cabot Trail

You must spend a day driving this magnificent trail. The scenery is spectacular and reminiscent of Scotland. There are many amenities along the route. The drive is approximately 7hrs (including stops for sightseeing and lunch.) When you return home be sure you plan to sit on the waterside deck to enjoy the view.

Hiking trails

see brochure at the Cape Breton Highlands National Park.


  • Baddeck Ceilidhs, come enjoy Scottish music at its finest, every night except Sunday 7:30-9:30pm at St. Michael's Hall.
  • For a listing of Cape Breton events see


Amoeba Sailing Cruise (you can view this magnificent yacht from the waterside deck. All hands on deck at the Government Wharf for this 2 hour sail. Don't miss it! 295-2481.


The local shops are within a 5-10min walk from the Inn. Don’t miss, 'The Outdoor Store' an excellent purveyor of quality casual clothing.

Pet Boarding

Glenda Oland 295-3035

Historic Parks


  • Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Park
    ( 3min walk from Dunlop Inn)
  • Highlands National Park ( on the Cabot Trail, many hiking trails)
  • Fortress of Louisburg ( 1.5 hr drive from Dunlop Inn)
  • Miners Museum ( Glace Bay, 1.5 hour drive from Dunlop Inn)

Within a 10 minute walk...

Telegraph House & Motel 479 Chebucto Street 295-1100
The Water's Edge Café 295-3600
Lynwood Inn 295-1995
High Wheeler Café 295-3006
BellBuoy Restaurant 295- 2581
Lakeside Café (Inverary Resort) 295-3500
Village Kitchen 295-3200
Yellow Cello 295-2303
Tom's Pizza 295-1516
(For a complete listing see

The Dunlop Inn
552 Chebucto Street
Baddeck, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

Contact us

Toll Free: 1-888-290-1988
Telephone: 1-902-295-1100

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