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The accommodation providers listed below are longtime supporters of Celtic Colours, providing the festival with the substantial amount of rooms needed to house many of our visiting artists. We encourage you to support these establishments whose location, amenities and expertise will make your Celtic Colours experience much more enjoyable.


Hampton Inn by Hilton

Location: Sydney
Phone: 1-902-564-6555

Hampton Inn by Hilton in Sydney, Nova Scotia is centrally located near Exit 8, off Highway 125, minutes away from downtown, local attractions, restaurants and shopping. Our hotel in Sydney, Nova Scotia is conveniently connected to the Membertou Trade & Convention Centre via a pedestrian walkway. Savor flavors at Kiju’s, one of Sydney’s top restaurants, and enjoy a variety of live entertainment, conferences and special events within the centre.

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Cabot Trail Motel

Location: Baddeck
Phone: 1-902-295-2580

Refresh your body and soul during the Festival with a stay at the Cabot Trail Motel. Centrally located on the outskirts of Baddeck and on the world famous Cabot Trail, the Cabot Trail Motel offers relaxation, comfort and breathtaking views of the famous Bras d’Or Lakes.

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Silver Dart Lodge

Location: Baddeck
Phone: 1-800-565-VIEW

Select Baddeck’s Silver Dart Lodge / MacNeil House Suites for your Celtic Colours vacation get away. Relax and unwind on this 90 acre property over looking the Bras d’or Lakes and select from a variety of accommodations from one and two bedroom suites, cozy chalets, and traditional hotel styled room with terrific views. Ask about some of our newly renovated rooms to make your stay a little more cozy!

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Maritime Inn

Location: Port Hawkesbury
Phone: 1-888-662-7484

Maritime Inn Port Hawkesbury is ideally situated at the gateway to Cape Breton Island and is a perfect choice as a base for your Celtic Colours experience. Seventy four rooms, an indoor pool, fitness centre and excellent Taste of Nova Scotia dining in Miller’s Tap & Grill.

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Telegraph House

Location: Baddeck
Phone: 1-888-263-9840

The Telegraph House, built in 1861, is owned and operated by the fourth and fifth generations of the Dunlop Family. As it once contained the office of the first Trans-Oceanic Cable Company, some of the first telegraph messages in North America were sent from the office in the “Telegraph House”.

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Inverary Resort

Location: Baddeck
Phone: 1-800-565-5660

Inverary Resort’s old world comfort and charm truly speaks to the spirit of the festival. Enhance your festival experience with a variety of comfortable accommodation choices, great food, Cape Breton entertainment in the Thistledown Pub and nightly shuttle service to the Festival Club. Concerts and workshops are only a short drive away.

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