House vacation rentals in Sydney

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Top-rated house rentals in Sydney

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Home in Little Bras D'or
Bras d'Or Country Charm
An entire country farm house suitable for four adults and two children. It is located five minutes from the Newfoundland Ferry, twenty minutes from Sydney and forty-five minutes from Fortress Louisbourg in one direction and in another direction ,the starting point of the Cabot Trail. It is an ideal location for anyone working short term in Sydney as it is a short divided highway drive of 20 minutes. We are in a lovely setting, minutes away from all amenities. Enjoy our beautiful sunsets!
Feb 2 – 9
$81 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 151 reviews
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Home in Grand Mira North
Private Waterfront Vacation Getaway!
Mira Bradan is a four-bedroom log home located on 4.5 acres, private waterfront with a gravel beach and dock. Mira Bradan has a huge deck and fantastic fire pit. We are now offering fishing gear for the anglers in us all! Along with the kayaks and canoe on the property, we have added a stand-up paddle board for our guests to have a unique way to explore the beautiful Salmon and Mira River. Firewood, propane and washer toss are included as well. For the winter season we also offer snowshoes.
Sep 7 – 14
$172 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 205 reviews
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Home in Indian Brook
*Bata Oceanfront Cottage 30 min to Ski Cape Smokey
Bàta Oceanfront Cottage is a Canada Select Four Star, Nova Scotia Approved, fully winterized home on the Cabot Trail. It offers four bedrooms, is well equipped, tastefully decorated and well kept. The wood stove makes for a cozy retreat in colder months. It has expansive ocean views in a very tranquil environment that is close to nature and also accessible to many Cape Breton attractions: golf, hiking, artisan shops, beaches and more. It is on a two acre property with a private rocky beach.
Dec 28 – Jan 4
$235 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 186 reviews

Popular amenities for Sydney house rentals

House rentals with a pool

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Home in New Waterford
Atlantic Views - 5 Bedroom Exec Home with Pool
Jan 18 – 25
$316 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 66 reviews
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Home in Sydney
Harbourview House - Sydney, Nova Scotia
Jan 11 – 18
$265 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 26 reviews
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Home in Baddeck
LakeviewHome 2 free unlimited green fees @ BellBay
Jul 19 – 26
$315 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 23 reviews
Home in Ingonish Beach
Hardy hollow overlooking beautiful ingonish
Mar 17 – 24
$213 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 124 reviews
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Home in Baddeck
Macaulay’s Hill Farm
Sep 2 – 9
$230 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 20 reviews
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Home in Baddeck
Scottish Thistle
Sep 7 – 14
$350 per night
4.7 out of 5 average rating, 10 reviews
Home in Englishtown
Beautiful 3 bedroom home with a view.
May 12 – 19
$153 per night
4.67 out of 5 average rating, 27 reviews
Home in Baddeck
Willow Cottage - Baddeck
May 20 – 27
$199 per night
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Home in Ingonish Beach
paradise on the hill
Aug 7 – 14
$265 per night
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Weekly house rentals

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Home in Johnstown
Private Waterfront Luxury on the Bras D'Or Lake
Nov 30 – Dec 7
$207 per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 115 reviews
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Home in Saint Joseph du Moine
Tiny House on Wheels - Boat House
Apr 18 – 25
$114 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 110 reviews
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Home in Point Cross
Old Cabot Trail Beach House
Sep 19 – 26
$331 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 132 reviews
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Home in Sydney
Modern Townhouse
Jan 6 – 13
$95 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 42 reviews
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Home in South Bar
Harbourview Haven
Feb 5 – 12
$51 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 60 reviews
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Home in Sydney
Harbourview Retreat
Apr 17 – 24
$184 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 20 reviews
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Home in Sydney
B&B's BNB
Jan 23 – 30
$91 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 22 reviews
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Home in Bras D'or
Cozy waterfront home perfect for a couples getaway
Mar 9 – 16
$91 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 85 reviews
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Home in Sydney
2BR Apt Near Downtown & Hospital
May 23 – 30
$109 per night
4.75 out of 5 average rating, 4 reviews
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Home in Grand River
Luxury Lakehouse (Large Priv. Hot Tub/Sauna/Kayak)
Feb 11 – 18
$197 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 22 reviews
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Home in Sydney
Noella’s Place
Jul 6 – 13
$199 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 8 reviews
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Home in Reserve Mines
Totally renovated house 5 minutes to SydneyAirport
Feb 10 – 17
$88 per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 19 reviews

Private house rentals

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Home in Englishtown
Saint Charles Cottage
Nov 7 – 14
$138 per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 14 reviews
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Home in Saint Peter's
Private Ocean Side Retreat
Mar 14 – 21
$200 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 5 reviews
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Home in Cape Breton Island
“Forest Lake House” by DMNikas
Apr 3 – 10
$96 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 11 reviews
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Home in River Bourgeois
Hens & Honey Farmhouse-Hot Tub-Discounted Nights
May 18 – 25
$139 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 85 reviews
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Home in Margaree Valley
Brook Haven
Nov 29 – Dec 6
$94 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 32 reviews
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Home in Groves Point
Welcome to the Beach House
Feb 18 – 25
$166 per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 19 reviews
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Home in Baddeck
Cottage on Queen - Home in the Heart of Baddeck
Sep 30 – Oct 7
$208 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 48 reviews
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Home in Margaree Valley
Adonai Cabin 5, Cozy 2 BR Cabin w/ FP, Mountains
Oct 24 – 31
$146 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 13 reviews
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Home in Sydney
Casa Character - In the heart of Sydney River!
Nov 25 – Dec 2
$201 per night
4.78 out of 5 average rating, 18 reviews
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Home in Cheticamp
The Pearl - Oceanfront
Aug 29 – Sep 5
$330 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 45 reviews
Superhost
Home in Indian Brook
Cabin Life
Aug 6 – 13
$137 per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 74 reviews
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Home in Nova Scotia
P'ti Bleu! Close to the Gypsum Mines!
May 31 – Jun 7
$92 per night
4.77 out of 5 average rating, 71 reviews

Quick stats about house rentals in Sydney

Total rentals

40 properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

20 properties have a dedicated workspace

Pet-friendly rentals

10 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

20 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

1K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

$30 before taxes and fees

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