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A view from the front door at sunset. No wonder they call this the sunset side of the island!
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The Pink House in Cape Breton

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The Pink House in Cape Breton

8 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
8 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
Indoor fireplace
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.

Quirky, sunlit, and secluded, this over-sized cottage has all the conveniences of home, and all the relaxed and slightly shaggy ambiance of a vacation getaway. Combine that with spectacular views and a naturalistic setting, and you may not want to leave Cape Breton.


Indoor fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


18 Reviews

David User Profile
October 2018
Everything you could want in a cottage and more. Clean cozy well equipped and good value
Liz User Profile
August 2018
If you want somewhere quiet, this is the place for you. Lots of wild bunnies. Close enough to town to get supplies. The beaches in Port Hood were great. Great location
Amy User Profile
August 2018
Pink house was cute, also very rustic. The incredibly humid weather this summer played havoc on the home and made everything musty and damp - I don’t think there was anything anyone could have done to prevent that, unfortunately. My kids really enjoyed the bunny family and the ca…
Joyce User Profile
Response from Joyce:
Being on the hill means we almost always catch a breeze, so the best way to cope with the weather is to open the windows and get a cross-breeze through the house.
August 2018
Sylvie User Profile
August 2017
A quiet and very confortable place. Spacious and cozy. Very convinient: a lot of dishes, towels, blankets, sheets, books, DVD'S...+ dryer and washer. We also enjoyed the fire pit so we could relax every night around the fire. Endroit tranquille. Chalet spacieux, chaleureux et c…
Heather User Profile
July 2017
Joyce offers a home filled with lots of extras to keep you entertained on a holiday vacation. Our favourites were the hockey game in the porch and the fires in the pit during the evening. The kitchen is well equipped and Joyce has lots of beach stuff as well. Our young grandch…
Virginia User Profile
August 2016
The location was excellent and beautiful. We explored up and down the coast during our week + there and enjoyed it very much. The house had everything we needed and was so roomy we loved it. We had a nice outdoor fire multiple times and the kitchen was very well stocked with s…
Douglas User Profile
September 2015
Quite an enjoyable and pleasant stay at "the pink house". Great central location for the cape Breton excursions we had planned. Thanks for the heads up on the music interpretive Center. It was both yummy and informative. Our first experience with Airbnb but will probably be tryin…

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Sydney, CanadaJoined in July 2014
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20 Reviews
I love books and reading, relaxing, good food that's not fussy or pretentious I like, talking and ideas, but I need my quiet time.
Response rate: 75%
Response time: within a few hours
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