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Find the perfect holiday rental for your Hatchet Lake getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Hatchet Lake with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Hatchet Lake

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Hatchet Lake a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Indian Lake Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Goodwood Family Golf Centre (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Clay Cafe Paint Your Own Pottery Studio (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Emera Oval (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Aplaydia Indoor Playground (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hatchet Lake

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Hatchet Lake is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Public Gardens Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Long Lake Provincial Park (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Halifax Mainland Common Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Chocolate Lake Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Sir Sandford Fleming Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Saunders Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Hatchet Lake

Fly into Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), the closest airport, located 24.1 mi (38.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Hatchet Lake?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 248 holiday lettings near Hatchet Lake. From 105 Houses to 123 Flats, 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 Hatchet Lake is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Hatchet Lake?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hatchet Lake:

  • Downtown Halifax: 95 holiday homes
  • North End: 97 holiday homes
  • South End: 123 holiday homes
  • Harbourview: 28 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 25 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Hatchet Lake?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hatchet Lake. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fort Needham Memorial Park: 323 holiday lettings
  • Cornwallis Street Baptist Church: 317 holiday lettings
  • Nova Scotia Archives: 326 holiday lettings
  • Saint Margarets Bay Look Off Park: 418 holiday lettings
  • Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia: 279 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hatchet Lake listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Hatchet Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 105 Houses in Hatchet Lake. Our other popular types of Hatchet Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 123 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hatchet Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 29 holiday homes with pool available in Hatchet Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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