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Nina Kostopoulos

Member since: 2015
Speaks english, greek

Funky Beachfront Cottage On The Northumberland Strait

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of the Pictou vacation cottage rental

3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom Sleeps 6

'Once upon a time I wanted to own a cottage by the ocean. Not just any cottage and not just any ocean. It was one particular place in Pictou County, in a village called Toney River, on the shores of Northumberland Strait...I’d stare at the handful of nearby cottages and dream of owning the funky one with the little tower...'

-As described by reporter Peter Duffy, in an article in the Mail Star Newspaper, July 2005.

Now this beautifully designed two-story cottage is for rent! It’s architecturally designed with many angles to maximize views of the water. It has 3 bedrooms and a full bathroom with tub on the ground floor. This allows for great night sleeps as it is nice and cool. No air conditioning needed! Enjoy 100% cotton bedding as well as plush, soft cotton towels. The upper floor, with vaulted ceilings, has a large open concept living area with a stone, wood-burning fireplace, eating area and kitchen overlooking the Northumberland Straight via 5 large floor to ceiling windows. The den has a view of a large hay field. The sliding patio door leads to a large (more than 700 sf) wrap around deck, BBQ, picnic table and folding chairs. Enjoy summer meals on the deck, relax and watch breathtaking sunsets. Stairs lead off the deck to the lawn and then you are steps away from a secluded sandy beach. Swim at high tide, walk for miles on the beach at low tide, explore the tidal flats in front of the cottage or build a bonfire on the beach at night. We are extremely lucky that we are able to enjoy the outdoors with minimal bugs. We haven't seen mosquitos during the day, and only have them in the evenings a few nights of the year.

Within a two minute walk: to Toney River wharf, where you can buy fresh lobster for supper, during lobster season (May & June), or launch your boat or seadoo.

Within 15 minute drive: the town of Pictou which has a supermarket, NSLC, museums, deCoste Centre with live theatre and music, Pictou Harbor, Grohmann knives factory and the ferry to PEI is down the road.

Within 45 minute drive: Rushtons Beach and Provincial Park, Seafoam Lavender Farm, Lismore Sheep Farm, Jost winery. Within 1 hour there are three golf courses. If you are feeling adventurous, you can head to Cape Breton, which is two hours away.

The owners are right next door and are available to answer any questions.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Nina Kostopoulos (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, greek

Location

Within a two minute walk: to Toney River wharf, where you can buy fresh lobster for supper, during lobster season (May & June), or launch your boat or seadoo.

Within 15 minute drive: the town of Pictou which has a supermarket, NSLC, museums, deCoste Centre with live theatre and music, Pictou Harbor, Grohmann knives factory and the ferry to PEI is down the road.

Within 45 minute drive: Rushtons Beach and Provincial Park, Seafoam Lavender Farm, Lismore Sheep Farm, Jost winery. Within 1 hour there are three golf courses. If you are feeling adventurous, you can head to Cape Breton, which is two hours away.

The owners are right next door and are available to answer any questions.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Pictou, Nova Scotia

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Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
C$1,750
 

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Refundable Damage Deposit C$300
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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Pictou

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
    den - double daybed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing