The Clairestone Inn - Cape Breton Accommodations
The Perfect Home Away from Home for Your Cape Breton Experience


Booking directly with us guarantees the best rate and the best rooms.
Book direct by clicking above or calling 1-877-787-2200 or 902-226-2200

Experience the beauty and culture of
Isle Madame, knowing you have a place
to call “home.”

open year round.


The Clairestone Inn is a unique hotel/motel offering the best in French Acadian/Cape Breton hospitality.


We offer spacious, well appointed, comfortable, and clean guest rooms to couples, business travellers, families, girl getaways, and bikers who seek a place to call home during their stay in Isle Madame.

By offering authentic and genuine hospitality, we promise that while you may arrive as a guest, you will leave as a friend.



We're conveniently located in the heart of our little Island and offer affordable, clean and comfortable rooms with everything you'll need for your stay. Our unique combination of motel and inn offers you choices of easily accessible rooms with direct access to outdoors or spacious rooms inside the main building. Many of our rooms have a stunning water views. Rates starting at $119/CAD per night, based on double occupancy.

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Loved everything about our stay. So clean and amazing hospitality!!! Can’t wait to go back
— Natasha Boyd

Our mission?

To absolve you of all your responsibilities. There is nothing that you can ask that we won’t move mountains to make happen for you.

Spent 2 nights of our family vacation here. Amazing views, great room and awesome continental breakfast! Staff was super friendly and very accommodating to us. Would 100 percent visit again!
— Kristy Dewald





Open year round

The Clairestone Inn is a perfect home base for your island adventures any time of the year.

Explore Isle Madame's many highlights, cafes, bars, seafood market, artisans, water sport and bike rentals, museums, culture, fishing villages, beachcombing, epic drives and so much more.

  • Summer Sports like Kayaking/SUP, or those interested in Community Festivals: July/Aug/Sep

  • Fall Colours and Crisp Air: Late Sept/Oct/early Nov

  • Celtic Colours Music Festival: Oct

  • Snow activities (ATV, Snowshoeing): Dec-Mar

  • Quiet Off Seaon: April/May

  • Motorcycles: June-Oct

  • Cyclists: April - Nov