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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Sydney! Located in the heart of Cape Breton Island, voted number one Island destination in the Continental US and Canada and ranked 3rd most desirable island destination in the world according to "Travel + Leisure Magazine". The Holiday Inn Sydney is the perfect starting point to tour Cape Breton's Island's historic villages, play a round of golf at the Highland Links Golf Course,one of the world's top rated courses. Revel in the traditional music of Cape Breton when the Island transforms into a festival of music during the Celtic Colours International Music Festival. The Holiday Inn Sydney is just a short drive to the Fortress of Louisbourg, the largest reconstruction project in North America of an 18th century French Fortress. Experience what it was like to descend into the dark abyss of a coal mine at the Miner's Museum and let a retired coal miner spin yarns of yester year. Tour the bold highlands of our Cabot Trail, high above spectacular ocean views, where moose and bald eagles can be seen. Or go whale watching and watch pods of Pilot whales capering in the shimmering waters of the Gulf of St. Lawrence. At the Holiday Inn Sydney we strive to make your stay with us a memorable one! Spectacular Harbour views, excellent service in a contemporary and comfortable hotel


· ATM/Cash machine
· Accessible facilities
· Air conditioning individually controlled in room
· Bathtub
· Beauty shop/salon - (In Area)
· Bell staff/porter
· Car rental desk - (In Area)
· Casino - (In Area)
· Coffee/Tea maker
· Color television
· Converters/ Voltage adaptors
· Cribs
· Currency exchange
· Desk with lamp
· Direct dial telephone
· Dry cleaning
· Florist - (In Area)
· Golf - (In Area)
· Grocery shopping service available - (In Area)
· Hairdryer
· High speed internet connection
· Housekeeping - daily
· Ice machine
· Indoor pool
· Interior corridors
· Ironing board
· Late check-out available
· Live entertainment
· Lounges/bars
· Lounges/bars
· Meeting rooms
· Mini-refrigerator
· Non-smoking
· On-Site parking
· Onsite laundry
· Parking
· Pets allowed
· Premium movie channels
· Private bathroom
· Public area air conditioned
· Restaurant
· Rollaway bed
· Room service
· Safe deposit box
· Satellite television
· Separate closet
· Shops and commercial services - (In Area)
· Sofa bed
· Spare electrical outlet available at desk
· Stereo
· Sundry/Convenience store - (In Area)
· Tennis court - (In Area)
· Transportation services - local area
· Travel agency
· Valet same day dry cleaning
· Voice mail
· Wireless internet connection
· Wireless internet connection in public areas

Room Information

Connecting rooms
Connecting rooms, Microwave
king executive nonsmoking
one queen bed non smoking
standard room nonsmoking
two queen beds waterfront view
king suite non smoking
king executive nonsmoking
king feature non smoking
king feature non smoking
stay in style when you choose the king view gue
one queen bed non smoking
one queen bed non smoking
standard room nonsmoking
standard room nonsmoking
two queen beds waterfront view
two queen beds waterfront view
king suite non smoking
king suite non smoking

Miscellaneous Information

· Canadian Dollars is the native currency.
· Check in time is 4:00 PM
· Check out time is 11:00 AM
· Time Zone is GMT
· Opened in 1987
· 152 rooms.
· 2 suites.
· 10 floors.

Restaurant Information


Newly renovated featuring a modern clean design, the SaltSpray Restaurant features sweeping views of the waterfront and a regional Canadian menu which is sure to satisfy.

Crown & Moose Pub

Enjoy a taste of Britain in our British Style pub. Meet with friends and enjoy a conversation. A place where guests can feel like part of the family.

Crown & Moose Pub

The Crown and Moose is Sydney s place to relax and is situated off our main lobby and adjacent to the Esplanade. Here your team will enjoy delicious and hearty pub food, plenty of beer on tap and friendly Cape Breton service. Live entertainment is on st

Meeting Facility

Mariner Ballroom

Let us make your function a memorable one in our beautiful Mariner ballroom. Featuring 3600 square feet of space our ballroom is perfect for weddings and larger meetings and can also be partitioned into three smaller rooms if required

Cabot Room

Offering a panoramic view of the beautiful Sydney Waterfront Boardwalk, the Cabot Room is a 1080 square foot room perfect for your smaller meetings or for putting a touch of class on that Corporate Reception.

Fleur de Lis Room

Our Fleur de Lis room is a 470 square foot room which features a large window overlooking the waterfront. Perfect for small meetings and that intimate reception.

Executive Boardroom

The perfect space for your business meeting, our Executive Boardroom features boardroom seating for 12 people and natural lighting.

Jack Yazer Room

Our newest meeting room is the perfect spot for your corporate reception or small meeting. Featuring views of the waterfront, this newly renovated meeting room will be sure to make your next meeting a success.

Recreation Information

Fitness center on-site

Indoor pool


Childrens's program - The Early Learning Centre offers full-time child care at our 399 Charlotte Street facility from 7:30am to 5:30pm Monday through Friday. This full-time, year-round Playing to Learn program is available for children ages 18 months to five years of age.

Area Attractions

- MayFlower Mall

Get the brands and get the look with the hottest fashions, sporting goods, electronics and more - all waiting for you at Mayflower Mall. With over 70 stores to choose from you'll always find what you're looking for at the Mayflower Mall.

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- JA Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport
- Lingan Golf and Country Club

Enjoy a round of golf at this semi-private course with full 18 holes and relax in the Flavour 19 Restaurant after your round.

- Seaview Golf Club
- The Lakes Golf Club
- Fortress of Louisbourg

France's jewel in the 18th century. Canada's treasure today. North America's largest historical reconstruction. Discover an 18th century adventure nestled on the edge of a continent a place where muskets and mortars, women in hoop skirts and men in wigs

- Miner's Museum

Take an interactive tour of our Coal Mining past in a real coal mine. Journey below the ocean and experience what it was like to be a coal miner at the Miner's Museum

- Highland Village Museum

Highland Village Museum / An Clachan G idhealach is a living history museum and cultural centre that celebrates the Gaelic experience in Nova Scotia. On a 43 acre hillside overlooking the world renowned Bras d'Or Lakes, Nova Scotia's rich Scottish Gaelic

- Open Hearth Park

The park was designed as a park facility for people of all ages. Paved pathways wind through the park providing excellent areas for recreational walking. For runners and bikers the park offers a variety of trails that can serve as training facility where

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