Where to stay around Nova Scotia?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,057 holiday lettings near Nova Scotia. From 471 Houses to 350 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nova Scotia is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Nova Scotia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nova Scotia. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Halifax: 294 holiday homes
  • Lunenburg: 246 holiday homes
  • Cape Breton Island: 233 holiday homes
  • Dartmouth: 201 holiday homes
  • Cape Breton: 98 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Nova Scotia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Nova Scotia?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Nova Scotia with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Halifax: 294 holiday lettings
  • Lunenburg: 246 holiday lettings
  • Dartmouth: 201 holiday lettings
  • Chester: 132 holiday lettings
  • Peggys Cove: 179 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Nova Scotia?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Nova Scotia are:

  • Halifax, NS (YWF-Downtown Waterfront Heliport): 264 self catering accommodations
  • Digby, NS (YDG): 34 self catering accommodations
  • Port Hawkesbury, NS (YPS): 29 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Nova Scotia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Nova Scotia. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cornwallis Street Baptist Church: 271 holiday rentals
  • Melmerby Beach Provincial Park: 23 holiday rentals
  • Lunenburg County Winery: 84 holiday rentals
  • Trout Brook Provincial Park: 51 holiday rentals
  • Northumberland Arts Council Fraser Cultural Centre: 20 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nova Scotia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Wherever you choose to rent holiday accommodation in Nova Scotia, you'll never have far to travel before you reach the sea as this scenically breathtaking part of the country is almost like an island floating off the east coast of Canada - holiday home rentals in Nova Scotia being found in a location that would appeal to anyone with a love of the great outdoors as the incredible diversity of landscapes and environments that exist throughout the region would suit a variety of different sporting and recreational activities. Holiday rentals in Nova Scotia make the ideal base for an outdoor activity vacation when you can plan an agenda to include anything from hiking, mountain biking, fishing, kayaking or even golfing - holiday accommodation in Canada having the potential to satisfy the requirements of people of all ages and interests when you head for a log cabin or cottage in Nova Scotia, and not only those with plenty of energy to spare when there are just as many opportunities for more gentle pursuits once you discover what else is on offer in this versatile region of eastern Canada. Bed and breakfasts are a popular alternative to self catering holiday rentals in Nova Scotia particularly as many can be found with all the luxurious facilities and peaceful privacy you would need to compensate for your usual hectic urban routine of home - stay in traditional country bed and breakfast accommodation in Nova Scotia and you'll find the perfect environment in which to relax and be thoroughly spoiled, not to mention the chance to fully investigate a selection of fabulous restaurants specialising in the region's abundance of world-famous seafood.