Located on the shores of the Bras d'Or Lakes, the Silver Dart Lodge is just 2 minutes’ drive from the center of Baddeck. Free Wi-Fi is offered in all rooms and a seasonal outdoor pool is on site. Silver Dart rooms and chalets are located in a large landscaped garden. All units come equipped with a small refrigerator. The chalets include hardwood floors and a mini kitchenette. McCurdy’s Dining Room serves “Tastes of Cape Breton” specialties for dinner. Guests can relax with a cocktail on the observation deck and enjoy panoramic views of Bras d'Or Lakes. Guests can explore the countryside on a bicycle or enjoy hiking along the magnificent Cabot Trail. A playground provides outdoor recreation for children. The Silver Dart Lodge is located 1 mile from both the Bell Bay Golf Course and the Alexander Graham Bell Museum.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Silver Dart Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Feb 28, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
Bedroom :
2 full beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Baddeck
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  • Pamela
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Nice hotel in lovely grounds with great views of the lake. Room was a good size with very comfy beds. All the staff were friendly and very helpful. Nothing was too much trouble.
  • Elberta
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The surroundings with a view of the lake were relaxing and peaceful; chairs at a gazebo were a plus. Breakfast was very good. Dinner in the dining room was also good.
  • Janet
    We stayed here eight years ago and remembered it. Lovely place lovely staff💖
  • Vickie
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Loved the privacy and ease of entry with our belongings.
  • Susan
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The huge room and deck. The staff. The bed. The excellent view and convenient location. The value of the buffet.
  • Sharlene
    Location was great and the view of the lake. The bed was very comfortable. The pool was also very nice and we enjoyed a swim our first night.
  • Chris
    Good spacious rooms with large king size beds in central location
  • Robert
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    breakfast buffet was great value. The la carte breakfast not quite so good value. Wish I could have had breakfast outside on patio with my dog.
  • Grace
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    We stayed in one of the chalets and found it very spacious with plenty of privacy. We enjoyed sitting on our deck in the evenings.
  • Lisa
    breathtaking views from the room. very quiet and comfortable. staff we very friendly and nice.

Property questions and answers
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  • Cancellation policy

    Good morning and thank you for the message. We have a 24 hour cancellation policy. Thank you.
    Answered on 31 July 2020
  • Is there BBQ on site

    Thank you for the message. We do have a large BBQ on site for all guests. We ask that after you use it, to advise the reception staff so we can ensure..
    Answered on 28 July 2020
  • Hello , will dogs be leased in the property? Thanks

    Thank you for your message. All animals are to be leased when on the property.
    Answered on 25 October 2022
  • we'd like to book a chalet. Can we get a small bed for our 9 year old and the chalet? Plus, will the restaurant still be closed when August 2021 clear..

    Good morning and thank you for the message. We do have chalets with a king or queen bed and a pullout or 2 queen beds. We are unsure if the dining roo..
    Answered on 2 July 2021
  • When do you close for the season? Will your dining room remain open until season's end? If so, does it have a buffet?

    Hello: Please accept my apologies for just seeing your message. The Dining Room did not open for the 2020 season due to COVID-19, but we hope to open ..
    Answered on 19 October 2020
  • Hello, I'm travelling with my two dogs and I am interested in booking your place. Could you please tell me about your pet policy and charges?

    Thank you for your interest. Our West Lodge and Chalets are pet friendly and we have a flat $20 fee,
    Answered on 21 May 2022
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Area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • McCurdy's Dining Room
    • Cuisine
      American • British • Seafood • Local
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional • Modern • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of Silver Dart Lodge
Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Fitness center
  • Room service
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Lake view
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental
  • Badminton equipment
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Playground
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Seasonal
  • All ages welcome
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool cover
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fenced pool
  • Fitness
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Silver Dart Lodge takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
CAD 10 per child, per night
Crib upon request
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
CAD 10 per person, per night

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Silver Dart Lodge accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Upon check-in photo identification and credit card is required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Please note that only the Chalets and West Lodge rooms allows Pets. No Pets are permitted in any other types of accommodations.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Silver Dart Lodge of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

McCurdy's Dining Room: Closed from Sun, May 23, 2021 until Mon, May 23, 2022

Bar is closed from Sun, May 23, 2021 until Mon, May 23, 2022

License number: RYA-2023-24-06211547479646-257

FAQs about Silver Dart Lodge

  • Silver Dart Lodge has 1 restaurant:

    • McCurdy's Dining Room

  • The prices at Silver Dart Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Silver Dart Lodge is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Silver Dart Lodge offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Fitness
    • Bicycle rental
    • Badminton equipment
    • Swimming pool

  • Room options at Silver Dart Lodge include:

    • Chalet
    • Suite
    • Quad

  • Silver Dart Lodge is 0.7 miles from the center of Baddeck. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The nearest beach is 0.8 miles from Silver Dart Lodge. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.