Cape Breton Vacation Rental

local community attractions

Grand Narrows & Iona Community Attractions

The Grand Narrows Vacation Rental is nestled in a beautiful community of which it was named after, Grand Narrows, Nova Scotia. With some of the most breathtaking scenery the province has to offer, it is a majestic place to rest your hat during your say in Cape Breton.

Just across the bridge, minutes away, is the community of Iona -famously known for having some of the richest Gaelic heritage in Cape Breton, first settled in the early 1800's by MacNeils from the Island of Barra in Scotland.

Incredible eats & drinks!

One of our amazing neighbours is the Wheelhouse Cafe, only a few houses down from The Grand Narrows Vacation Rental. With favourites like Fish & Chips, Pizza, Seafood Chowder, and much more you can't go wrong at the Wheelhouse Cafe.

Also within walking distance is The Barra Strait Marina (which includes boat launch & laundry facilities), a small convenience store, and our local liquor commission store - boasting a fine selection of beer, wine, and spirits

The Highland Village

The Highland Village is an outdoor living history museum that tells the story of Gaelic settlement in Nova Scotia. Located on a stunning 43-acre property exactly on the opposite side of the Bras d’Or Lakes from The Grand Narrows Estate, this is an experience you're sure to never forget!