Explore Cape Breton Island

Uncover adventure at every turn! The Simon Hotel Sydney is your perfect home base to get out and discover Cape Breton Island’s history, culture and world-renowned outdoors!

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Adventures for the Urban Explorer

A short stroll from our doors takes you to the Sydney waterfront where you’ll find the world’s largest fiddle and an eclectic variety of sea shanty shops at The Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion. Embark on a culinary journey as you indulge in fresh-off-the-boat seafood, and explore Sydney’s diverse beverage scene from local craft breweries to quaint cideries and more.

Adventures for the Nature Lover

Explore the stunning surrounding landscapes, including the world-famous Cabot Trail. Enjoy a day of activities like whale watching, zip lining or a peaceful gondola ride. When you’re ready to trade your hiking boots for water shoes, set sail on a boat tour, or paddle through Bras d’Or Lake. Swing into the island’s Scottish heritage at one of the breathtaking golf courses, sure to be un-FORE-gettable!

Adventures for the History Buff

Venture to Sydney’s North-end and step back in time at Jost House, home to a collection of historical artifacts that tell the tale of Cape Breton. Set out to explore the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site of Canada or Alexander Graham Bell Museum. Just a short five-minute drive from our hotel, find Membertou Heritage Park, a special place that tells our Mi’kmaw history.