• Houses
  • Sea view
  • Garden
  • Pets allowed
  • BBQ facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Terrace
  • Free parking
  • Bath
  • Air conditioning

The waterfront Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages is centrally located in Cape Breton. The property features 1 and 2-bedroom cottages overlooking the Great Bras D'or Channel, the mountain and the ocean from its spacious patio. Some units offer a kitchenette with fridge and cooking hobs for the preparation of light meals. Guests of Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages are provided with coin-operated laundry facilities and a playground for children. Bird Island tours can be arranged on site upon request with surcharge. It is 18 km from the Cabot Trail. The Fortress of Louisbourg is within 85 km from the property. Parking is situated on site at no charge.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Free parking available on-site

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Travel Sustainable Level 1

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  • Taylor
    United StatesUnited States
    nice to walk near the lake and i was able to find a few sea glasses. beautiful sunset.
  • Christine
    Beautiful scenery, lovely hospitality quaint cottages, privacy was great
  • Mcgowan
    A fantastic location, friendly staff, comfy, homey accommodations! Great!

Managed by Sheila, Vince & Ian Van Schaick

Company review score: 9Based on 53 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Property information

We are a small family-run business, which has been operating here for 47 years. This is the second and third generation, and we love welcoming guests to our cottage property by the sea.

Neighbourhood information

Our neighborhood is rural and quiet, the kind of place where we know all of our neighbors and their kids.

Languages spoken


Property surroundings

Facilities of Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages
Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Beachfront
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Private beach area
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
    • Tumble dryer
    • Electric kettle
    • Refrigerator
    • Linen
    • Alarm clock
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels
    • Additional toilet
    • Bath or shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Toilet
    • Free toiletries
    • Hairdryer
    • Shower
    Living Area
    • Seating Area
    • Desk
    Media & Technology
    • Flat-screen TV
    • Cable channels
    • Radio
    • TV
    Room Amenities
    • Socket near the bed
    • Clothes rack
    • Private entrance
    • Fan
    Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
    • Entire unit located on ground floor
    • Outdoor fireplace
    • Picnic area
    • Outdoor furniture
    • Beachfront
    • Outdoor dining area
    • Sun terrace
    • Private beach area
    • Barbecue
    • BBQ facilities
      Additional charge
    • Patio
    • Terrace
    • Garden
    Food & Drink
    • Snack bar
    • Tea/Coffee maker
    • Beach
    • Hiking
    Services & Extras
    • Wake up service/Alarm clock
    Outdoor & View
    • Garden view
    Reception services
    • Tour desk
    Entertainment and family services
    • Kids' outdoor play equipment
    • Board games/puzzles
    • Board games/puzzles
    • Children's playground
    Cleaning services
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Business facilities
    • Fax/photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    Languages spoken
    • English
    • French

    House rules

    Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 14:00 to 23:00

    You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.


    Until 11:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    Children 3 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There is no age requirement for check-in

    Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Bankcard Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Parties/events are not allowed

    Quiet hours

    Guests must be quiet between 23:00 and 06:00.


    Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

    FAQs about Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages

    • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages (subject to availability). These have:

      • 1 bedroom
      • 2 bedrooms

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • Yes, Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Hiking
      • Children's playground
      • Beachfront
      • Private beach area
      • Beach

    • The prices at Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Yes, there are options at this property that have a terrace. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages on this page.

    • Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages is 1.3 miles from the centre of Big Bras d'Or. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages (subject to availability). These can accommodate:

      • 4 guests
      • 6 guests

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • Check-in at Mountain Vista Seaside Cottages is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.