HI Cape Breton Island
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this hostel is temporarily closed.
HI Cape Breton Island, Bear on the Lake Guesthouse
Aberdeen, Nova Scotia
Overlooking Bras d'Or Lakes, HI Cape Breton Island is a central homebase on Cape Breton Island. Stop in before heading on to the Cabot Trail or to the ferry to Newfoundland from North Sydney. Explore nearby Baddeck (home of Alexander Graham Bell) and the Fortress of Louisbourg or just sit back and enjoy the lakes.
- Waking up to a view of the Bras d'Or Lakes
- Enjoying dinner under the stars on the deck
- Renting a bike to explore on two wheels
- Games room
- Luggage storage
- Computer kiosk
- Fully equipped kitchen
- Free Coffee
- Laundry room ($)
A glimpse of the hostel
Rooms & Beds
HI Cape Breton Island is a relaxing, affordable and cottage-like getaway amongst acres of trees, overlooking the Bras d'Or Lakes. We welcome groups of up to 14 and offer cooking and communal areas great for your next group gathering.