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Idyllic Oceanfront Cottage, Near Peggy's Cove!

Bedrooms 2
Space 97 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedroom + Sofa bed, 2 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

This cottage is in a gorgeous location. It sits on a granite bluff overlooking the ocean, with greater than 180 degrees of spectacular water views. It is on 3 acres, and is the only home on the ocean side of the road, insuring privacy and open views. This is prime Nova Scotia ocean frontage. The views are unsurpassed. New for 2018- New bedroom suite with full bath and new Laundry Room!

You would be at a peaceful oceanfront retreat, but Halifax, a major international city is only 20 minutes away! Prospect is also about 10 miles from the major tourist destination of Peggy's Cove, which is a quaint oceanfront village, with a much visited lighthouse on a granite coast. Prospect is an oceanfront fishing village. The village is fairly quiet, but the people are very friendly and can share their way of life with you. Waterfront recreation abounds with everything from sea kayaking to sailing, water skiing, motor boating, fishing and whale watching. There is a two mile stretch of undeveloped public land ('crown land', as it is nominally owned by the queen of England) right next to the cottage that is a fabulous place to walk, run mountain bike or hike. The coast is spectacular to drive along with many picturesque villages such as Peggy's Cove, Lununberg, Mahone Bay, and Chester nearby. Restaurants are plentiful, with delicious seafood. Halifax is a major international city and has first class activities and attractions, including Celtic music, professional sports and entertainment, the Citadel fortress, a charming waterfront, and an excellent nightlife.

This is a simple, but neat and comfortable cottage with all the basic amenities, and then some, on a spectacular location. I constantly update/upgrade it. It has free Wi Fi internet and cable TV. New mattress and paint for 2013. New Master Suite 2018. New Laundry area 2018.

If you are looking for 5-star resort accommodations, this is not for you! But if you want to be surrounded by gorgeous oceanfront in your private getaway, while still having a major international city nearby, you will be very happy. The cottage is best for 2-4 people, but there is a sleeper sofa in the living room.

Please note Nova Scotia and Canada tax of 15%. Pet fee $75/pet. PRICES ARE IN USD. If you wish to pay in $CDN, let me know and we will figure out a conversion rate for that time.

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Morry El-Badry
Member since: 2005
Speaks english
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Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2018


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Prospect

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 97 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Broadband Access
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , In Master Suite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 1
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Brand new, with own full bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • One King Master Suite bedroom. One with a Full size Bed. Sleeper Sofa in Living Room twin beds in unfinished attic
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Stunning view from the deck.


Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Halifax International Airport
Nearest Beach
15 Metres
Rocky Beach feet away
Car: necessary

Halifax is a major city with everything imaginable, and is only 20 minutes away. But, the cottage is on breathtaking oceanfront and feels a world away!


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Prospect

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Spring
May 5 2018 - May 25 2018
4 night minimum stay
Late Spring
May 26 2018 - Jun 22 2018
4 night minimum stay
Jun 23 2018 - Aug 24 2018
4 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Aug 25 2018 - Sep 21 2018
4 night minimum stay
Sep 22 2018 - Oct 31 2018
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

security waiver fee C$86.2
cleaning and laundry C$124.93
Tax Rate 15.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Rents are non-refundable unless the period is re-rented under the same terms, in which case a refund will be made minus a $100 service fee. Pet fee, if applicable is $75/pet and is payable separate from the reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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