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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Digby

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £75 / night

£520 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Unique three bedroom house recently renovated in 1800's fashion with ultra modern kitchen and bathrooms and a Scottish flavour to boot! This happy property is waiting to accommodate families or couples as of June 15, 2013. Local contact person lives just across the stre  …see more


15 Sep 2014

5/5

"Charming house with room for all"

We stayed here for a few days in the first week of September and loved the house. The rooms are spacious and the kitchen well equipped. The back garden and deck are nice for relaxing and it is minut… More

Thanks for the great review Pat, so glad you enjoyed your holiday in Digby. Sorry my response has been late but Louise and I have been busy in our Digby house making more improvements.


11 Aug 2014

5/5

"Warm, Lovely & Inviting"

We rented this property for a one week period commencing July 26/14. Securing the property, months in advance, turned out to be a very easy and organized process. Our inquiries were quickly answered… More

Thanks so much Brenda for the fabulous comments. It's great to see that others appreciate our Digby home as much as we do. My wife and I both loved your "walking into a hug" phrase as it's exactly how we feel when we arrive at 37 Carleton St. Thanks again Don Fisher


22 Oct 2013

5/5

"The perfect place for a Digby getaway."

Our stay at this house could not have been better. It is well located , an easy walk to downtown and the waterfront. This property has very spacious principal rooms, bedrooms and bathrooms, and a l… More

Thanks so much Dr and Mrs Hood. So glad to hear you had a good time in the house. We also find both the house and the community very special in so many ways.

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Nova Scotia / Ellershouse

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £83 / night

£581 - £807 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
A great place to relax and to enjoy the beauty of nature and yet close enough to the town of Windsor and Sackville, Convenience store and pizza about 10 minutes away. Superstore20 minutes drive, A break by the lake. Convenience and beauty in one. Place to get away from  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Port George

Log cabin / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £73 / night

£511 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Genießen Sie die Natur direkt an der Bay of Fundy, nur anderthalb Fahrstunden von Halifax entfernt. Zur Ruhe kommen, Erkunden, Wandern und einfach wie zu Hause fühlen.  …see more


12 Jul 2015

5/5

"Top Ferienhaus"

Das Haus ist wunderschön ruhig gelegen mit herrlichen Blick auf die Bay of Fundy. Wir haben die Abende auf der Terrasse sehr genossen. Das Haus war sehr sauber und die Ausstattung war top. Netter Ko… More

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Digby

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

1 night min stay

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from £76 / night

£530 - £1213 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Much cheaper than Pines resort, you'll get your money's worth for the large size and ocean view!  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Bridgewater

Guest house / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

4 Nights min stay

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from £32 / night

£220 / week

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  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Newly built wooden guest cabin on a Haskap Orchard. The cabin is perfect for children and we can accommodate pets, by prior arrangement. Explore the local coast, lakes and nearby Kejimkujik National Park, as well as Mahone Bay and Lunenburg. This cabin is perfect for th  …see more

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Halifax Regional Municipality / Head of Jeddore

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £62 / night

£431 - £482 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
The 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom sea view cottage is situated on the Eastern Shore of Halifax  …see more

Very Good 4.5/5 

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Halifax Regional Municipality / Hubbards

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £77 / night

£537 - £635 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
ST. MARGARET'S BAY 4BR HAVEN IN PRIME SAILING COMMUNITY IN HUBBARDS.This St. Margaret's Bay Historic Cottage is located on the south shore of Nova Scotia in the prime sailing community on St Margaret's Bay and a short 45 km from the province's capital city of Halifax. S  …see more


17 Jul 2013

5/5

"Great Location"

It fit our 3 generation family perfectly. Our adult grandchildren enjoyed it - why not with wifi!!!! It was a wonderful place. Very clean, comfy and central to the south shore region. Decor was ke… More


13 Jul 2014

4/5

"Quaint and comfortable"

This cottage had ample room for 4 adults and 2 young children. The rooms were cozy and we really liked that all of us had our own bedrooms. The 2 bathrooms were a plus, as were the dishwasher and wa… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Port Medway

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £122 / night

£854 - £1122 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
UNIQUE 4BR HOME ON PRIVATE 6-ACRES WITH WATERFRONT ACCESS, DOCK & CANOE.This custom designed log home is a rare gem tucked away on the ocean in a very quiet, private 6 acres. The area offers privacy and seclusion, yet is close to Liverpool and Bridgewater. A short drive  …see more


30 Jun 2012

5/5

"Beautiful, serene, relaxing"

We were a group of five adults and stayed for one week. It was a gorgeous location, right on the water, secluded with breathtaking views. The cottage is beautiful, with all of the amenities you'd ne… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / LaHave

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £70 / night

£488 - £598 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
PRIVATE OCEANFRONT 3BR/1BA COTTAGE W/SEASIDE DECK & SANDY BEACHES.Watch the fishing boats, the seabirds and glorious sunsets from the comfort of your own seaside deck. Sit by the fire or walk the shores of Rissers or Crescent Beach to see what trinkets or treasures the  …see more


7 Jul 2015

5/5

"Peace, quiet and an osprey!"

Lovely spot, clean restful cottage a few feet away from the rocky water's edge. The boat house is like screened annex right over the water. Close to Crescent Beach and lots of places to explore nearby… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Chester

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £126 / night

£879 - £1220 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
3BR/4BA EXECUTIVE HOME ON CHESTER HARBOUR WATERFRONT NEAR GOLF COURSE.If you are looking for the best, you've found it!.A million-dollar + home with million-dollar views.This private and luxurious newly built 3 bedroom 4 bath custom home is situated in the village of Ch  …see more


15 Feb 2010

5/5

"Absolutely Amazing Property and Chester Location"

We enjoyed one of our finest family vacations at Harbour Views in Chester. This property is so beautifully furnished, well equipped and comfortable. I've dealt a lot with renting over the Interne… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Halifax Regional Municipality / Hubbards

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £70 / night

£488 - £732 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
AFFORDABLE OCEANFRONT 3BR COTTAGE ON ST. MARGARET'S BAY NEAR BEACHES.This is a winner! A total renovation dedicated to excellence, this 3 bedroom oceanfront cottage sits picturesquely on St. Margaret's Bay. Ocean Pearl is a 3-minute walk to Queensland and Whynot Sand Be  …see more


23 Aug 2012

4/5

"Great Stay - few minor issues"

Good Things: Great view of the ocean ( property backs onto the ocean), recently updated interior, well appointed kitchen, within walking distance to 2 beachs and very close to many other beaches, lot… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / LaHave

Cottage / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Very Good 4/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £53 / night

£366 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Oceanfront, Private, Quiet, & Economical.Welcome to Gull Cottage, located on Bell Island in the LaHave Island easily accessible by car. This delightful charming and comfortable year-round cottage sits right on the edge of Wolf Gut, a beautiful serene passage of the Atla  …see more


19 Aug 2014

4/5

"Slice of Heaven"

Beautiful scenery, Peaceful. We unplugged, unwound and relaxed. Incredible spot for kayaking, which we did everyday!! Clean, well stocked, comfortable bed. Minutes from public beaches, winery, art… More


10 Oct 2013

4/5

"Very nice villages and beaches"

This very small cottage was very comfortable and very clean. We also had the use of the boat house and the wharf only for ourselves. Although the cottage is a bit far from the main road, Crescent Bea… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Mahone Bay

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £63 / night

£440 - £537 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
CAPE COD-STYLE 2BR COTTAGE ON THE WATERS OF NOVA SCOTIA'S SOUTH SHORESet a few feet back from the water's edge, this comfortably furnished 2 bedroom 1 bath Cape Cod style cottage is nestled into a quiet wooded area with a magnificent view of the water. A large wraparoun  …see more


13 Aug 2015

5/5

"Heaven"

If you are looking for peace, it's perfect. We had a very relaxing week with hardly any neighbours apart from the deer, squirrels, sea-birds and a woodchuck. The cottage is comfortable, well-equipped … More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Canada / Nova Scotia

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £63 / night

£440 - £781 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
WATERFRONT 4BR/2BA CAPE HOME W/BOLD OCEAN VIEWS NEAR HISTORIC TOWNS.Saracenia Cottage is enjoying a second lease on life. This fabulous classic waterfront cape on a private paved road, has been loving restored with every modern amenity to make your stay here special.Loc  …see more


13 Jul 2013

5/5

"Beautiful, comfortable, great for kids"

With a 2 and 4 year old, this house was perfect. The views were beautiful, and our retreat peaceful. The family was helpful when we had a question. No complaints at all.… More


11 Sep 2011

5/5

"Beautiful view & relaxing, comfy cottage"

Everything was great! We loved the beautiful view of the water (immediately in front of the cottage) and the quiet location (away from the rush, but yet convenient enough). We saw seals and shore bir… More


9 Sep 2011

4/5

"Le repos bien mérité"

Calme, reposant, aide à mieux nous connaître et nous apprécier… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Canada / Nova Scotia

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £105 / night

£732 - £974 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
THE SHOBAC COTTAGES HAVE JUST RECEIVED BOTH THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECT HONOR AWARD, AND THE CANADIAN ARCHITECT AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, FOR CREATIVE TALENT AND EXEMPLARY ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN.Combining Internationally acclaimed architect and owner, Brian MacKay-Lyon  …see more


29 Sep 2012

5/5

"Possibly the best vacation experience we've ever had"

My husband and I have stayed in many vacation rentals around the world, but Shobac really did have it all: views, location, the beach, fabulous architecture and sheep! The houses were wonderfully desi… More


17 Oct 2011

5/5

"Shobac is truly inspiring"

The Shobac sight and the cottages are amazing. The owner/architect met us when we arrived and he was very down to earth and friendly. We were 2 adults and 2 children (8 and 11) and found the compact, … More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Cape Breton Island / Baddeck

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £105 / night

£732 - £1220 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Newly constructed, this 3 bedroom 2.5 bath property is located in Baddeck on the Bell Bay Golf Course overlooking the Bras d'Or Lakes and offering full views of the lake from both floors.UNLIMITED GOLF is available at Bell Bay Golf Course. Fully equipped and tastefully  …see more


14 Aug 2012

5/5

"Really Great Property! Golf at Bell Bay Included!"

We stayed here for a week in July 2012 and found everything to be exactly as described. The vacation home is clean, spacious, nicely decorated and all the extras make it worth the price. Unlimited gol… More


13 Jan 2013

4/5

"This was a beautiful place to stay"

The home is lovely and thank you for the nice welcome of the fire being turned on and the lights on. Would love to come back on another visit. Thanks… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Lunenburg

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £70 / night

£488 - £586 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
Relax in this immaculate home in a prime Lunenburg location surrounded by ocean views, perennial gardens and well tended lawns. Enjoy swimming with the loons, sunbathing, and beautiful sunsets that the Best Kept Secret has to offer. This gorgeous 20-acre privately owned  …see more


30 Aug 2014

4/5

"Cosy Comfort"

This small 3 bedroom cottage is on the Blue Rocks about a 10 min drive into Lunenberg. Very quiet and peaceful. Judy was a wonderful host living in the big house nearby and was able to help us with an… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Halifax Regional Municipality / Halifax

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £119 / night

£830 - £1122 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
The locals say that Nova Scotia is the place where heaven meets earth, and nowhere is that more true than on this Peggy's Cove area oceanfront retreat. To see this 4 Bedroom 3.5 bath newly restored home and its picture-perfect sheltered cove, is to fall in love. It is a  …see more


15 Aug 2015

5/5

"Great family place"

We were seven adults and one two-year old and the house worked beautifully. No one was cramped and the house came with just about everything we needed. We are not boat people, so we needed to travel … More


9 Dec 2013

5/5

"Location, location, location..."

We stayed for a week in September 2013. The house is huge; we were a family group of seven adults, and there was plenty of room for everybody. We found everything we needed and more besides; the barbe… More


14 Aug 2013

5/5

"Amazing week...I think we've found paradise!"

We loved this property. The location was perfect to base and to enjoy. Everything was here for us in a comfortable and clean environment. Thanks for a great vacation. We will be back.… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Mahone Bay

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £60 / night

£415 - £464 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
This cozy oceanfront 2 bedroom, 1 bath cottage is nestled in the trees and located just minutes from Mahone Bay (5 minutes drive), Lunenburg (a UNESCO Heritage Site) and Chester. Nature surrounds this location. Here you have immediate access to Rails to Trails right out  …see more


16 Sep 2014

5/5

"Great location"

We stayed here August 9-16. The cottage is clean and cozy with all the comforts of home. It is a great location if you want to take day trips as we did to Lunenburg, Peggy's Cove, the south shore, Che… More


7 Aug 2015

3/5

"This is an average rental, cottage could use some update on the exterior"

kitchen table too small when weather is not great for eating on the porch. Steps to the dock are unexceptable. Fridge was not clianed when we arrived.… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Halifax Regional Municipality / Tantallon

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £119 / night

£830 - £1122 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Beautifully designed and well crafted this private 4 bedroom home is nothing short of an absolute pleasure. This is a great find in Canada's favorite coastal Nova Scotia destination. Located in Tantallon, The Osprey House is comfortably furnished and well appointed with  …see more


14 Jun 2014

4/5

"Serenely beautiful, spacious... & the comforts of home"

Nicely situated for easy access to nearby beauties : Peggy's Cove, Mahone Bay, Lunenburg this house was so easy to stay in beautiful master suite- outside deck is perfect for dining and relaxing after… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Nova Scotia / Ellershouse

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £1 / night

£7 - £672 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
Tidal River Ridge is a year round, back-to-nature, soft-adventure Canadian vacation experience - relaxing, fulfilling, educational and providing full value for your vacation dollar. We are pleased to offer significantly more than just accommodation.  …see more


30 Mar 2015

4/5

"eagle and fossil"

...remote secluded well appointed cabins with all amenities..entrance of incline 1km...great service...eagles guard tidal river and yaught style deck by pioneer cabin...silence and freedom amoung wor… More

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Bayswater

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £70 / night

£488 - £610 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Full of light and fresh sea breezes, your vacation begins the moment you arrive in this wonderfully natural and very private oceanfront property. The views of St. Margaret's Bay with it's lobster boats and sailing vessels are incredible. Located along the pristine and p  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Digby

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

1 night min stay

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from £64 / night

£448 - £645 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Upper Clements Cottage is a perfect for getaway for the family. Please inquire about the availability of a wheel chair accessible unit by phoning or emailing Bungalo directly. The two bedroom cottage is outfitted with natural pine walls and cozy c  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Chester

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £84 / night

£586 - £781 / week

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  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Welcome to one of Nova Scotia's most historic and beautiful towns, Chester. The colorful waterfront, narrow streets and captivating architecture emanate the flavor of the town's seafaring heritage. Noted for the areas friendly townspeople, rolling hills, ocean bays, sai  …see more

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Halifax Regional Municipality / Halifax

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

7 Nights min stay

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from £105 / night

£732 - £781 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
This beautifully maintained cottage is nestled on the waterfront, offering fabulous ocean views with private dock, mooring and even a small beach at low tide. Step inside this artfully decorated waterview gem at the Head of St. Margaret's Bay and you'll want to stay.Woo  …see more

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Cape Breton Island / Baddeck

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £105 / night

£732 - £1220 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
New 3BR Golf Course Home w/ Dock & Resort Amenities in Cape Breton. The Chicory is a newly built 3 bedroom 2 bath home located steps from the Bell Bay Golf Club in Baddeck, overlooking the Bras d'Or Lakes. In great style and with much comfort this 3 bedroom home offers  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Liverpool

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £63 / night

£440 - £488 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
WHITE POINT BEACHSIDE RETREAT W/9-HOLE GOLF COURSE, Rejuvenate your body and soul in this naturalist's paradise of ocean sea breezes, silent tide pools, cryptic shorebirds and privacy.Beautifully landscaped, this comfortable property is surrounded by trees on a lake in  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Lunenburg

House / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 3

7 Nights min stay

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from £63 / night

£440 - £464 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
Located in the picturesque Town of Lunenburg, this 4-Star Canada Select Historic Sea Captains Home built in 1876 by master carpenters Joseph and Solomon Morash offers 1 (one) spacious, private self-catering flat.Tastefully decorated with a blending of antiques and moder  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Riverport

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £175 / night

£1220 - £1464 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
The Shobac Village is a mixture of old and new, as reclaimed historic buildings sit next to modern buildings unified by their material palette. The 1830 Chebogue schoolhouse, the site's newest acquisition, is an historic building rescued from the community near where ar  …see more

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Cape Breton Island / Ingonish

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £105 / night

£732 - £1220 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
BEAUTIFUL OCEAN VIEW 3 BR HOME NEAR GOLF COURSE & NATL. PARKBeautifully designed and well crafted this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home is just steps away from a sandy ocean beach in beautiful Ingonish, Cape BretonOverlooking a kilometer-long stretch of sandy ocean beach in In  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Port Medway

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

7 Nights min stay

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from £105 / night

£732 - £952 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Beautifully Renovated 3BR/2BA Oceanfront Home on 7 Acres with Dock, Kayak & Canoe.Oceanfront, Privacy and Nature welcome you to the shores of Port Medway, Nova Scotia's most closely-guarded secret vacation retreat. Enjoy working lobster boats, colorful sailboats, beauti  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Riverport

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

7 Nights min stay

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from £140 / night

£974 - £1218 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
THE SHOBAC COTTAGES HAVE RECEIVED BOTH THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECT HONOR AWARD, AND THE CANADIAN ARCHITECT AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, FOR CREATIVE TALENT AND EXEMPLARY ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN.Combining Internationally acclaimed architect and owner, Brian MacKay-Lyons vis  …see more

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Nova Scotia / New Glasgow

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

3 Nights min stay

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from £88 / night

£616 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Cozy waterfront cottage directly on the beautiful Bras d'Or Lake, just 2 km from Dundee Golf Course. All kinds of activities are just a 2 min. drive away - hiking trails, boat & bicycle rentals, inside & outside swimming pools, sauna & spa, diving centre and much m  …see more

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Nova Scotia / Ellershouse

Cottage / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

2 Nights min stay

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from £1 / night

£7 - £574 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
Tidal River Ridge is a year round, back-to-nature, soft-adventure Canadian vacation experience - relaxing, fulfilling, educational and providing full value for your vacation dollar. We are pleased to offer significantly more than just accommodation.  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Lunenburg

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

4 Nights min stay

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from £162 / night

£1134 - £1421 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Relax in Pampered Comfort. Enjoy the romance and elegance of our two level Honeysuckle oceanfront cottage. The upper level has a king size bed in a loft style bedroom with skylight and a large window overlooking beautiful Hubbards Cove. A day bed completes t  …see more

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Digby

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £46 / night

£322 - £402 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
The cottage is tastefully decorated and offers room for 4 persons. A bedroom with a queen bed and one with a big bunk bed, living room with a kitchenette. Shower, toilet and wash-basin. The kitchenette incl a self-clean electric ranges with oven and a big fridge. The lo  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Liverpool

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £126 / night

£879 / week

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  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Built in 1833, this stately Georgian home has been graciously renovated and restored, and is now available as a sophisticated vacation rental home for the discerning couple or couples. Named after the original owner, The Samuel Fairbanks house is the embodiment of  …see more


13 Aug 2015

5/5

"Beautiful Home"

We spent 10 wonderful days at Samuel Fairbanks House. Seeing how we were 3 couples, we figured on drawing straws to see who gets which bedrooms. When we arrived and saw how beautiful the home and be… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Cape Sable Island

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £60 / night

£415 - £561 / week

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  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Located in the small close-knit, coastal village of Daniel's Head, Bird's I View Cottage offers peace, serenity and a warm and friendly spirit. Newly renovated, this Nova Scotia cottage is bright and cheerful with an open concept, fully equipped kitchen, living room  …see more


16 Aug 2015

5/5

"Great house in great location "

We just came back from our stay ( with our 16 month old son) and had a great time. The house is just like in the pictures and everything you may need is there. The view from the house and the deck is … More


13 Aug 2013

4/5

"Perfectly equipped house in very quiet location with unbeatable views."

We stayed at Birds I View with our 3 young children (6, 4, 1) and found it to be a great home for us. The bedrooms are large and comfy, the living room and kitchen are open and the bathroom was large.… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Port Mouton

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £67 / night

£464 - £561 / week

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  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Rivers End Cottage is privately located at the end of a secluded road, halfway between Port Mouton and Summerville Center. Overlooking the Summerville Beach Provincial Park , this cozy cottage offers a sense of privacy while being within easy driving distance to bea  …see more


20 Jul 2015

5/5

"A perfect, private hide away!!!"

This was the perfect cottage for our 3 night adult get away. We loved the privacy of the location, the view of the river and the sound of the waves on the nearby beach during high tide. Almost com… More


31 Jul 2015

5/5

"The cottage and beach experience we were looking for."

My wife, 2 daughters (ages 12 and 14) and I truly enjoyed our 3 night stay at the Rivers End Cottage property. It is a quiet, beautiful location with accomodations that are modern and very clean. It h… More


6 Nov 2012

5/5

"Wonderful retreat for a family"

We chanced upon the River's End for the Labour Day weekend and lucked out. The cottage was very comfortable, spacious and well equipped for a family of 4 with 2 young boys. Our sons especially loved … More

Thank you for taking the time to review River's End Cottage. I am so pleased that you enjoyed yourself there. Good luck with your move overseas.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Port Mouton

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £77 / night

£537 - £659 / week

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  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Situated on 3 private acres, Sea Star Cottage is a charming Nova Scotia cottage in the picturesque fishing village of Port Mouton. Set back from the road and screened by mature trees and bushes the large garden is private and safe for little ones to play. Sunlight  …see more


24 Oct 2014

5/5

"Fabulous"

Six of us had a wonderful vacation here - 4 adults (me, 2 daughters and partner), my 2 year old grandson and 3 year old granddaughter. The cottage was perfect - more than enough bedrooms and baths for… More


5 Oct 2014

5/5

"Wonderful holiday cottage"

We had a great family weekend staying at the wonderful Sea Star Cottage. It had every thing we needed and more in this well appointed comfortable home. Carters beach which is a short walk away is th… More


12 Nov 2013

5/5

"Great spot for a family beach vacation!"

You couldn't find a better spot for a family beach vacation. The cottage is sunny and cheerful with lots of space (and 3 full baths!). It sits back from the road with plenty of yard for the kids, but … More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Barrington

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £70 / night

£488 - £659 / week

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  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Pets welcome
Hidden at the end of a winding driveway in the centre of a private ocean front property, Ocean’s Playground is a delightful vacation home with a view that quite simply takes your breath away. The original 180 year old homestead has been completely renovated,  …see more


14 Jul 2015

5/5

"Wonderful Getaway"

A remarkable well equipped house in the most picturesque and private setting with a very large sunroom overlooking the tides and an occasional rabbit or deer. Although secluded, only 15 minutes to gr… More

I am so pleased that you enjoyed yourself at Ocean's Playground Cottage. The setting is lovely. I am looking forward to hearing from you again. Hope you have a great summer. All the best, Helen


29 Jun 2015

4/5

"Great location for family getaway !"

Our stay at the house was wonderful. It was in a nice small town but still had access to all the amenities we needed. The house itself ia fantastic. The views of the water in the main area of the hou… More

Thank you for sharing your experience of Ocean's Playground Cottage. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed yourself there. That lawn is huge. Perfect for a family game of baseball, golf, or soccer. All the best, Helen

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Louis Head

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £157 / night

£1098 - £1342 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Bright and sunny with the warmth of natural wood, this delightful property is everything you would imagine a Nova Scotia beach house to be. Newly built in 2006, this 2,000 sq ft. architecturally designed house reflects the character and styling of a traditional New  …see more


15 Aug 2013

5/5

"Amazing!"

Can't say enough about how wonderful this property is! Family Friendly, well equipped, comfy beds, and one of the best beaches around. Our boys (aged 6 & 9) made good use of all the beach toys provi… More


8 Aug 2013

5/5

"Great house, great beach"

My family, including kids aged 2-11, spent a week at this lovely beach house. The house was well appointed with all the amenities we needed. The owners have done a wonderful job creating a beautiful … More


2 Aug 2013

4/5

"... and relax! The beach house of dreams."

If you want to have a one mile sandy beach virtually to oneself then this is the beach house for you. Once the rough track from the road has been negotiated the peace and remoteness of the house comes… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Shelburne

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £70 / night

£488 - £610 / week

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  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
Set back from the road at the end of a long private driveway, this charming vacation rental home features a large kitchen, separate dining room, living room and den with a pull out sofa. Painted with muted shades, the cottage radiates light. Picture windows in the liv  …see more


14 Aug 2015

5/5

"Had a great stay"

Stayed here with my family for 4 nights great place lovely view every morning we saw deer rooms were great size there is nothing like eating your meals looking out at the water, quite and relaxing jus… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Lockeport

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4/5 

1 night min stay

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from £63 / night

£440 - £561 / week

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  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
Originally built in 1865, this “Heritage Houseâ€? has managed to retain its original charm and character without sacrificing modern comfort and convenience. Carefully restored and maintained this vacation home features a sunny well-equipped kitchen, an elegant  …see more


9 Sep 2014

5/5

"Great for kids:no traffic and a beach 2 minutes away."

We were a party of 6; 4 adults and 2 toddlers plus 2 dogs. The 3 bedrooms are a real plus and the grounds around Swim House are great for kids and dogs to romp as long as they wanted. The beach is sma… More


9 Oct 2014

3/5

"Rustic house"

It's a very nice and rustic house. Deer, porcupines and rabbits said 'Hello' every day. I enjoyed my time there. Only the fusty smell downstairs bothered a bit. A big no-go... the house wasn't clea… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Shelburne

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £70 / night

£488 - £635 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
It is with great pleasure that I add this cottage to our vacation rentals. Over the past four years we have watched with anticipation as this 19th Century sea captain’s haven has been lovingly renovated and restored by an artist and historic preservationist, hus  …see more


26 Feb 2015

5/5

"An Idyllic Retreat by the Sea"

We travelled with another couple to spend a week last June in this beautiful spot. The ferry from Portland was a ‘mini cruise’ and lots of fun. Landing at Yarmouth, it was a short hour’s drive… More


27 Jun 2014

5/5

"A bit of heaven in Nova Scotia"

"Orchard Point" is a total escape from the rapid pace of life today. Beauty, privacy, and tranquility describe the experience. The home is tastefully appointed, clean, and very comfortable. We found e… More


9 Sep 2013

5/5

"The perfect oceanside vacation"

A week at this house was like a week in paradise. The house is very well built, and comfortably furnished with a great kitchen. The ocean, where you can swim from the rocks, begins right where the l… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Barrington

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £77 / night

£537 - £659 / week

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  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
This delightful Nova Scotia cottage rental, with its bright and inviting rooms is an artful fusion of old and new. Originally built in 1895, Sea Change Cottage is a charming two-bedroom century-plus fisherman's homestead that has been completed renovated and resto  …see more


25 Jul 2015

5/5

"Beautiful"

After spending a week camping with my Troop and 800 other Scouts, the cottage was what I needed. Met my friends there. (I have not seen them since last September) It was peaceful, charming and beautif… More

WOW! 800 scouts. I can well imagine how much you enjoyed the peace and serenity of Sea Change Cottage after such a busy time. That deck is the perfect spot to start and end your day. I do hope we hear from you again. All the best, Helen


18 Aug 2015

5/5

"Absolute ZEN!!"

We spent a week in August 2015 at the "Sea Change", and my partner had to pry me off the porch pillar to go home! It is a very well laid-out, peaceful place, well-decorated and spotlessly clean home,(… More


27 May 2013

5/5

"Getaway weekend"

Had the opportunity to get away for a couple days and found this lovely, very private property--the only neighbours were the deer! The ocean is just out the window as is the lighthouse, flashing h… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Port Joli

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £70 / night

£488 - £708 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Thoughtfully placed at the end of a private cove overlooking the Port Joli Bay, Emsik Beach House has a view that can only be described as “quintessentially Nova Scotianâ€?! White sands, blue waters, outcroppings of granite boulders and pine trees that hug the  …see more


10 Aug 2015

5/5

"A little bit of heaven on earth"

Absolutely Fabulous Cottage and setting on Pt. Joli Harbour. You can sit for hours watching the surf, the gulls, a few neighbors walking the beach. Sleeping at night to the sound of the waves on the… More


10 Sep 2014

5/5

"Peace and solitude!"

We had a wonderful stay at this cottage. It was peaceful and private, just what we were looking for. The sound of the ocean waves, and the moon shining in the window at night, made it a perfect stay… More


14 Jul 2015

5/5

"HEAVEN"

From the moment we drove up to the cottage, we KNEW we were in Heaven. We were immediately struck by the tranquil sound of waves on the beach, only yards away. Once inside, Steve and I where pleasan… More

Thank you for your really nice note Carol. I am so pleased that you enjoyed yourself at Emsik Beach House. It really is a special place. I've spent time on the Port Joli beaches and they are fantastic. I can just imagine you walking along coffee in hand. It sounds like a marvelous way to start the day. I will be happy to book the cottage for you again next summer. All the best, Helen

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Lockeport

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £77 / night

£537 - £708 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Heart of the Ocean Cottage is a fully restored 1885 Nova Scotia Cape. Set on hill overlooking the bay it has panoramic views of West Green Harbour and Jenkin's Island. The main floor of this spacious home has a large comfortably furnished, sunny living room with vi  …see more


5 Aug 2015

5/5

"Spectacular setting"

Spent a week at this wonderful cottage, ideally located on the South Shore close to Lockeport beach. There is a great little beach (not too rocky) at the foot of the cottage which allowed the kids to … More


1 Jul 2013

5/5

"Felt like home-we could move right in!"

Truly a wonderful cottage! The entire house is decorated and furbished to make you feel comfortable from the moment you walk in the door. Felt like home-we could move right in! The back deck overlo… More

Hi P and T: I am so pleased that you enjoyed yourself at Heart of the Ocean Guests House. I knew you would love the house! I hope the rest of your summer is great. See you next year. All the best, Helen

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Port Joli

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £63 / night

£440 - £561 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Jollimore Lane Cottage is a small beachfront cottage with plenty of personality! Whitewashed paneling, hardwood floors and colourful decorative pieces all add to the appeal of this tiny cottage. Bright and cheerful, with some neat vintage touches; Jollimore Lane Co  …see more


5 Aug 2015

5/5

"Cosy cottage with warm ocean waters"

The cottage is cosy and plenty big for a family of 4. The reading corner is the best place ever and the outdoor shower means that no sand gets in the house. Our girls, age 9 and 12, found plenty to d… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Southwest Nova Scotia / Port Medway

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £70 / night

£488 - £708 / week

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  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Beach Cove Cottage on Nova Scotia's South Shore is a beautiful seaside home that radiates with vintage cottage charm. Warm and inviting, this delightful Nova Scotia holiday rental is the perfect place for your next family vacation. With a casual style, this cottage  …see more


2 Jul 2015

5/5

"Awesome, Relaxing, Private, Clean, So Comfortable!"

We stayed at Beach Cove Cottage June 25-28 - loved it! Beautiful views and the cottage very clean and well stocked. Furniture very comfortable and the atmosphere was comfortable and relaxing. 3 Beau… More

I am so pleased to hear that you had a wonderful time at Beach Cove Cottage. It really is a gorgeous property. I love the little community that it is in, with the lighthouse and old fashioned general store. All the best, Helen


8 Jul 2015

5/5

"A Little Slice of Heaven"

The house and grounds at the Beach Cove cottage were amazing. The house well equipped, the sunrise and sunsets from the deck...breathtaking! We thoroughly enjoyed our time in this quaint little villa… More

Thank you for taking the time to review Beach Cove Cottage. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your vacation. All the best, Helen

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