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Newly Renovated Circa 1870's 2 BR Cottage with beautiful views of Herring cove

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

We are confident you are going to love the charm of this newly updated waterfront home (circa 1870's) which overlooks the quaint fishing village of Herring Cove NS.

Located only 20 minutes from downtown Halifax, this cozy cottage is an ideal base from which to enjoy all of what our capital city and area has to offer as well as the endless activities the whole family can do locally. We are blessed with all means of water activities whether it be swimming, scuba, kayaking, fishing, surfing, water tours / whale watching or just playing and relaxing at the waters edge on one of our many beaches, the closest being the white sands at Crystal Cresent Beach provincial park, just 20 minutes away. The beautiful and ever changing scenery can be breathtaking.

We also have many hiking trails; scenic routes for cycling; historic attractions (Halifax Citadel, Fort York Redoubt, Halifax Historic Waterfront Properties) and our local Now We're Cooking for fish 'n chips, clams or scallops, as well as many other favorites including pizza and Lebonese dishes. You can also enjoy fresh coffee, breakfast, light lunches and deserts from the very popular Pavia Cafe' and Gallery just a moments drive or short walk away.

Day trips in any direction can lead you to the beautiful south shore, eastern shore or the Annapolis Valley and the many attractions these destinations have to delight you with.

End your day on our large, sunny west facing deck overlooking the cove. Enjoy your favorite beverage while you prepare a meal on the grill and recount your adventures of the day or begin making plans for the next outing. There is a good chance you may never want to leave; we trust you will love it enough to want to come back!

This cottage has:

Main bedroom - queen bed

2nd bedroom - double bed and a futon (suitable for a child)

Sofa bed in living room (main floor)

* PLEASE NOTE: Home away quotes in US dollars, please use converter for CDN prices

More Details

Morah, Ron and Bruce MacEachern & Joanne LeBlanc
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 9, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Halifax

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 4 piece bath, with claw tub and separate shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleep (1) on sofa bed livingroom
  • 2 Bedroom , master with water view and queen size bed, second bedroom has a double bed . The living room has a double sofa bed
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Halifax International
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Ashburn Golf Course
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
VIA Rail
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
102 Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Pavia Cafe and Art Gallery
Nearest Ski
150 Kilometres
Ski Wentworth
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Crystal Crescent
Car: necessary

Located close to hiking trails, Fort York Redoubt , Crystal Crescent Beach, and a short drive to historic downtown Halifax, Citadel Hill and Peggy's Cove


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Halifax

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Fall and Winter
Oct 23 2017 - May 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit C$200

check in time 3:00pm, check out time 10:00am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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