Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Wreck Cove getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Wreck Cove with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Wreck Cove

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Wreck Cove a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cape Smokey (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Highlands Links (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Franey Mountain (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Wreck Cove

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Wreck Cove is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cape Smokey Provincial Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Middle Head Trailhead (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Franey Mountain (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Chutes Mary Ann Falls (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Black Brook Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Cape Breton Highlands National Park (17.1 mi / 27.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Wreck Cove

Fly into Sydney, NS (YQY), the closest airport, located 31.6 mi (50.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Wreck Cove?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 37 holiday rentals near Wreck Cove. From 14 Houses to 10 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wreck Cove for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Wreck Cove?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Wreck Cove. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Acadian Trail: 38 holiday rentals
  • Cape Breton Highlands National Park: 27 holiday rentals
  • Whale Interpretive Centre: 24 holiday rentals
  • Middle Head Trailhead: 47 holiday rentals
  • Munroe Point Lighthouse: 128 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wreck Cove listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Wreck Cove?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 14 Houses in Wreck Cove. Our other popular types of Wreck Cove holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 10 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 10 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 10 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Wreck Cove?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 34 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Wreck Cove. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.