Destination guide

Why people love visiting scenic Ingonish Beach

The ocean views, forests and riverfront display a scene truly unique to Ingonish Beach. Revered for its hiking, lake and restaurants, this city is both scenic and cosmopolitan. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Ingonish Beach

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ingonish Beach a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Highlands Links (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Franey Mountain (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Cape Smokey (1.9 mi / 3 km)

Seasonal weather in Ingonish Beach

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 22°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ingonish Beach

Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Ingonish Beach has to offer. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Ingonish Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Franey Mountain (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Middle Head Trailhead (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Cape Smokey Provincial Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Chutes Mary Ann Falls (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Black Brook Beach (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Cape Breton Highlands National Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ingonish Beach

Fly into Sydney, NS (YQY), the closest airport, located 36.8 mi (59.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ingonish Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19 holiday lettings around Ingonish Beach. From 13 Houses to 3 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ingonish Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ingonish Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cape Smokey: 79 holiday lettings
  • Middle Head Trailhead: 40 holiday lettings
  • Franey Mountain: 46 holiday lettings
  • Highlands Links: 42 holiday lettings
  • Cape Smokey Provincial Park: 73 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ingonish Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ingonish Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 13 Houses in Ingonish Beach. Our other popular types of Ingonish Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Ingonish Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 19 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Ingonish Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.