Cape Breton Family Retreats | Nova Scotia Winter Fun

Known for its awe-inspiring beauty, rugged coastal backdrops, and old-world charm, Cape Breton Island offers an unforgettable escape when many families need it most. Although spring, summer, and fall are delightful times of the year for a retreat, family winter getaways in Nova Scotia present a refreshing opportunity to explore one of Canada’s most beautiful regions. Resting along the Cabot Trail, providing an ideal location for seemingly endless adventures, Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort invites you to experience the ultimate winter family vacation.

Nova Scotia Winter Vacations | A Trip to Remember

A winter sunset on Cape Breton Island near Cabot Shores.

Whether a quick weekend excursion or an extended staycation, Nova Scotia winter getaways on Cape Breton Island are rife with incredible possibilities, thanks to a bevy of trails on the property, winter hiking, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing are widely available. And given our proximity to Cape Breton Highlands National Park, you’ll never run out of places to satisfy your curiosity. Combine your adventure with healing arts such as morning meditation and Qi Gong, and close out your day by relaxing near the campfire or fireplace as you rest for your next outing. If you’re lucky, we may even have some live music, so be sure to check out our events calendar.

Winter Resorts | Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Quite possibly, the most alluring factor to consider for a Nova Scotia winter family getaway at Cabot Shores is our unique lodging options. Choose from an impressive collection made of winter chalets, cabins, yurts, dome tents, a studio loft, and more. If you’re feeling extra rustic, we also offer winter camping along Indian Brook! With 55 acres of stunning wilderness, it’s no surprise that so many people fall in love with winter at Cabot Shores. What’s more, you and your family can indulge your senses with a spectacular menu of authentic cuisine made from organic, locally sourced ingredients.

A Family Trip to Nova Scotia’s Cape Breton Island

Family winter getaways in Nova Scotia are an extraordinary way for your and your crew to shake off cabin fever. Having a wide range of cold-weather activities indeed doesn’t hurt. Still, after spending time on our beloved isle, you may decide that the scenic beauty and unrivalled tranquillity are arguably Cape Breton Island’s most distinctive features. We promise you and your family will create lasting memories and, hopefully, a new winter tradition no matter your penchants. To learn more about our seasonal packages and events, please visit us online or call 866-929-2584 today!