We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Watch prices for this hotel.
We’ll alert you of any changes.
Sign up
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“salmon fishing”(2 reviews)
“the cottages”(4 reviews)
“stayed here”(3 reviews)
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (10)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssalmon fishingthe cottagesstayed herecape bretoncarolethelstocked
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Two friends and I have been going salmon fishing for over twenty five years and the Rivertrail cottages have been our home away from home. The cottages are always spotless and well appointed with cooking utensils. Carol and Edsel of course are heart of the...More

Thank pegasuspg
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed here 1 night on our way through Cape Breton. It's a bit off the Cabot Trail but not far. The cabin was very clean, the kitchen was stocked well with dishes & cutlery. The beds were super comfortable and since we were the...More

Thank Nicole P
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We stayed in a two bedroom cottage while snowmobiling in Cape Breton. There is a trail right from the cottage that connects to the main trail system in the are, with fuel available via the trail only 2 miles away. The cottage was spotless when...More

1  Thank Fundytrail
Reviewed 28 March 2016

My Husband and I just stayed here this weekend (Easter 2016) to go snowmobiling. Cottages were spotless and well equipped with everything you would need. Owners were great and very friendly. Thanks for letting us keep the room till we got back from sledding it...More

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Just a quick review. We were two couples and we stayed in one of the two bedroom cottages. The place was spotless and had everything we needed. It was quiet and very peaceful, just what we wanted. Thank you

Thank bnanel2
View more reviews
Number of rooms
Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Margaree Harbour
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from River Trail Cottages staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"There are one and two bedroom cottages - your choice! Both options are well equipped."
Read review
"These are not Lux accommodations, but are very well done for the area. Comparable to most small-town US..."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing