Places to Stay in Pictou

With a variety of accommodations to choose from, we believe that you will find the right place that feels like your home away from home.

Braeside Country Inn

126 Front St, Pictou

The Braeside Country Inn is a 4 star Heritage hotel with a setting in a park overlooking the historic Pictou Harbour. The Inn was built in 1938, although we are constantly improving & renovating, the building has retained many of its historic features - very quaint and unique! If you are looking for a place with some history and character, this is a great place to stop. You are going to receive our warm hospitality and attentive care. The recent renovations will ensure you have an even more wonderful experience.

Cunard House

40 Coleraine Street, Pictou

A beautifully restored house that was built in 1832.

Customs House

38 Depot Street, Pictou

We are located on the waterfront within the historic town of Pictou and only 15 minutes driving time from the town of New Glasgow. The building is constructed of brick and sandstone circa 1870. We are located within walking distance to all attractions.

Dolan's Inn & Suites


Consists of a newly renovated 15 room motel, a 5 room inn and 20 suites ranging from a bachelor to a complete 5 bedroom house. Many of Dolan's rooms/suites have water views and full kitchens, which include fibre internet/tv. Rooms range from the economical to the executive suite. Dolan's also has a meeting/restaurant area that can accommodate up to 250 persons.

Heritage Quay Bed and Breakfast

90 Front St, Pictou

Circa 1855 boutique B&B located in historical Town of Pictou, the renowned "Birthplace of New Scotland”. Guests receive an elevated east coast experience surrounded by the rich history and farm-to-table locally sourced goodness.

Lionstone Inn

241 West River Road, Pictou

People choose to stay at The Lionstone Inn because of our commitment to quality accommodations at a reasonable price.  Our location is ideal for both overnight guests and for those wishing to stay awhile and explore the area.  We are located right off the Pictou rotary, beside Sobeys, Tim Horton’s and a liquor store, right beside the Pictou Legion.  We are the closest motel to the PEI ferry, making us the perfect stop-over for your trip to and from Prince Edward Island.  We are a mere 12 minute drive to New Glasgow for those seeking a room close to the Pictou County Wellness Center without the price-tag of the large chains.

Pictou Lodge Beach Resort

172 Lodge Road, Pictou

The Pictou Lodge Beach Resort, Nova Scotia, is just minutes from both the town of Pictou, home of the Ship Hector, and from the Prince Edward Island Ferry. Our Nova Scotia vacation resort features log cottages, executive chalets, private beaches, and lots of natural family recreation activities! Experience our renowned Taste of Nova Scotia seafood dining in the Oceanside Dining Room or for a more casual dining experience, our Fireside Lounge. All while overlooking the beautiful sandy beaches of the Northumberland Shore. Enjoy all our great resort amenities including private beach with loungers, heated saltwater pool, SUP boards, kayaks, bonfires, playground, and so much more! There is so much to see and do in the Northumberland Shore area!

Scotsman Inn

78 Coleraine Street, Pictou

The Scotsman Inn was built in 1865 and is situated in the heart of historic Pictou. This Pictou Historic building at the top of Pictou's main street gives little indication of the elegant Inn awaiting within, which combines the charm of a bed and breakfast with the privacy of an inn, all in a graceful setting and a short walk to the waterfront, museums, restaurants, shops and live musical performances.

All rooms feature cable television, ensuite bathroom, Free wifi, private parking and dry storage for bikes. A delicious continental breakfast is included, and can be taken in either the dining room or the outside deck.

Seabank House Bed and Breakfast

68 Front St, Pictou, NS B0K 1H0

Offering four "themed" bedrooms, each with modern, private ensuite bathrooms. We serve a scrumptious full breakfast in our dining room and we provide excellent wifi and lots of parking!  "You Are Welcome Here!"

Willow House Bed and Breakfast

11 Willow Street, Pictou

Built in 1840, this Pictou guest house is 1,650 feet from the waterfront area, featuring shopping, dining and entertainment opportunities. Each unique rooms offers free Wi-Fi and a private bathroom.

Known as a top Accommodation in Pictou by it's guests, the Willow House is a place where you are greeted with a warm smile and a large splash of Maritime hospitality by your hosts; Brenda and George.