Baddeck Real Estate Listings and Information
Welcome to Baddeck on the Cabot Trail and the Bras d'Or Lakes on Cape Breton Island
Baddeck is considered to be the beginning and end of the world famous “CABOT TRAIL” and is situated in the heart of Cape Breton Island. Stretching along the shores of the beautiful Bras d'Or Lakes, it is a village in full bloom from spring to autumn with a kaleidoscope of colours displayed in baskets, boxes and gardens along its downtown shopping core. In 2008, Baddeck received Five Blooms, the highest award in the National Community in Blooms program - "People, plants and pride ...growing together.
Alexander Graham Bell, compelled by the beauty of Baddeck, chose this area as his summer residence. Today, visitors celebrate Bell's life’s work through the exhibitions and interactive demonstrations at the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site.
Baddeck is a bustling resort community boasting over 600 rooms, yet it retains the essence of a quaint village. We have an assortment of accommodations to suit any taste and budget ranging from 5 star suites, to campgrounds nestled in the spruce, along side rivers, lakes or the ocean. Exquisite food can be found in any one of the many restaurants offering everything from our world famous lobster to a steaming cup of seafood chowder or sandwich. Deli's and bakeries provide healthy alternatives and the opportunity to try out our homemade breads and sweets. Discover our elite shopping in any one of our numerous shops including boutiques, craft, gift, music, and outdoor & sporting shops.
During the summer season it is essential to take advantage of some of our leisure activities such as daily sailing/boat tours, golfing and several hiking trails. Also for evening entertainment several dining rooms provide local talent as well as nightly Ceilidhs, a highlight for any visitor.