Welcome to the Cove Motel, Chalets, Mariner Restaurant and Gift Shop, an idyllic location on a peninsula, jutting out into the Canso Strait overlooking Cape Breton Island one of Nova Scotia's most treasured destinations. The expansive facility offers a chance to stretch your legs after a long drive, a sandy walk along the beach, a relaxing swim in the ocean, or try your hand at canoeing and then complete your day by joining us in the Mariner Restaurant for a hearty meal in a most relaxing atmosphere where you can view the sunsets, discuss the day's events and plan for tomorrow!
When entering the landscaped grounds of the Cove Motel your senses are alerted to an ambiance of discerning taste and classic elegance. You choose the accommodations, which suit your taste, whether it is chalets or motel. Each eludes its own character and charm reminiscent of the sea and the nautical past. The Cove has 30 units including 12 chalets.
The Cove has become known as the "Gateway" to Cape Breton and the famed Cabot Trail making our location convenient as you travel to the Island and the many attractions it has to offer. With a congenial, experienced staff we are here to serve you and make your visit with us, a memorable one. Our staff is here to assist you from the moment you begin to plan your visit until we unfortunately have to say "See You Soon". If we can be of any help, please contact us!