Destination guide

Culturally rich Antigonish will entice you

The area's culture and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Antigonish. This city is trendy and welcoming, recognised for its university setting, coffee shops and golfing. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Antigonish

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Antigonish a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Antigonish Golf and Country Club (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Riverside International Speedway (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Beaver Mountain Provincial Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Pomquet Beach Provincial Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Arisaig Lighthouse and Lobster Interpretive Centre (13 mi / 20.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Antigonish

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Antigonish is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beaver Mountain Provincial Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Pomquet Beach Provincial Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Bayfield Beach Provincial Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Pomquet Island Lighthouse (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Livingstone Cove Wharf (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)

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

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

  • St Ninian's Cathedral: 35 holiday lettings
  • Antigonish Heritage Museum: 35 holiday lettings
  • Saint Francis Xavier University: 35 holiday lettings
  • Antigonish Mall: 35 holiday lettings
  • Antigonish Golf and Country Club: 35 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Antigonish 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 Cottages in Antigonish?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 12 Cottages in Antigonish. Our other popular types of Antigonish holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 26 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Antigonish. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.