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John Hache

Member since: 2015
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Speaks english

Oceanfront cottage. Privacy. 5 to 25 minutes to beaches, towns & historic sites

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Photos and Description of the LaHave vacation cottage rental

Seclusion and solitude on the ocean in the Lahave Islands.

Bell Island Cottage is located on the LaHave Islands only 25 minutes from Bridgewater Nova Scotia on the scenic South Shore. You will be on the last Island connected by road on a 3 acre lot with 200+ feet of ocean frontage. The property offers complete seclusion but you are only 5 to 15 minutes away from the following:

- Risser's Beach Provincial Park and Campground

- 1 mile long Crescent Beach

- Petite Riviere Vineyards

- A general store in Petite Riviere which has atmosphere, a fully stocked liquor commission and occasionally local musicians.

- The renowned LaHave Bakery on the LaHave River adjacent to the Cable Ferry which begins your journey to the towns of Lunenburg, Mahone Bay and Chester

- Weekly Farmer's Market

The cottage itself offers ocean views from every room and every bed. Wake up and go to sleep seeing, hearing and smelling the ocean. Completely renovated in a nautical theme mixing tradition with modern comfort, easily accommodating 6 people. The master bedroom has a 4 poster queen sized bed with fine linens and a high end mattress which will rejuvenate you. The second bedroom appeals to kids and the young at heart with a cozy single over double bunk with a view of Bay Beach on Cape LaHave Island. There is a large living room, full kitchen with a bar seating area looking into a south facing sun porch. All with ocean views so spectacular you will feel like you are on a ship. Three piece bathroom with a tub and shower.

Hop in the 4-5 person row boat, and row to one of the nearby islands to explore one of the many secluded white sand beaches, dig clams and pick mussels (boat and tools included with rental). During July - September, even the inexperienced fisher can use the row boat to go fishing for mackerel with the prime locations indicated on a map in the cottage. The fishing gear required is very basic and the owner will be happy to tell you what you will need.

On calm days, one of the most peaceful ways to explore the islands is by kayak. Seals, porpoises, waterfowl, shorebirds, and osprey are often encountered. Kayaks are available at additional cost. Please contact for details.

For spring 2016 there will a deck on the ocean side of the cottage, boat launch, and a seating area with fire pit 15 feet from the water's edge.

More Details
  • long term renters welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
John Hache (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english


Nearest Airport
110 Kilometres
Stanfield International Airport. Halifax
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
LaHave River Cable Ferry
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Risser's Beach Provincial Campground
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 4 2016 - Oct 29 2016
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 9 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in LaHave

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen four poster bed.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 bunk bed , Double bed with single bunk on top.
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • long term renters welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • festivals
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing