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Make A Holiday Rental House in Mahone Bay, Canada, Your Home Away From Home

Sitting picturesquely on Mahone Bay in the Lunenberg County of Nova Scotia, Canada, is the town of Mahone Bay itself. A Mahone Bay holiday is the perfect choice for a get-away-from-it-all trip for couples, groups and even families. You can easily spend days filled with sightseeing and activity and then rest up in a comfortable Mahone Bay holiday rental house to start it all over again the very next day!

Things to Do on Holiday in Mahone Bay, Canada

No matter what your group dynamic is, you will find something for everyone to enjoy whilst on a Mahone Bay holiday. Being located on the shores of a beautiful bay there are plenty of opportunities to indulge in various water sports such as pier fishing, windsurfing, sailing and whale watching. Other activities available in the town and the surrounding area include golf, tennis, hiking, swimming and cycling.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Mahone Bay, Canada

No Mahone Bay holiday would be complete without getting out and about to explore the surrounding area. Although only 7 miles away from the town, Lunenberg is an historically important and popular place for visitors to go whilst staying in Mahone Bay. The town has lots of unique colonial architecture and as such was designated a UNESCO site in 1995. Other attractions worth visiting when in Lunenberg are the Fisheries Museum of The Atlantic, the Knaut-Rhuland House Museum and the Halifax & Southwestern Railway Museum. The Fisheries Museum is part of the larger Nova Scotia Museum and it is in Lunenberg that the Bluenose II replica schooner owned by the museum can be seen.

Weather in Mahone Bay, Canada

The Nova Scotia area of Canada has a fairly temperate climate, veering closer to Continental than Maritime. This means that travellers on a Mahone Bay holiday can expect to experience cold winters and warm summers. Many travellers opt to visit the town during the summer months as the daytime temperature can reach a maximum of 28 degrees Celsius. The winter months see the temperature drop to anywhere between -20 and 5 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for Mahone Bay is approximately 30 inches with the winter months tending to be the wettest.

Travel to Mahone Bay, Canada

To begin a fabulous Mahone Bay holiday, travellers can arrive at Halifax International Airport (YHZ) which is approximately 62 miles away from the town. Passengers will find that there are numerous airlines that offer cheap, frequent flights to Halifax Airport including Air Canada, Continental Airlines, Delta Airlines, US Airways and KLM. Passengers can leave the UK from several airports such as Heathrow (LHR), Glasgow (GLA), Cardiff (CWL), Manchester (MAN) and Leeds (LBA).

    Exceptional! 5/5
    (22 reviews)
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    • 2 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    Cottage #483934vb
    22
    Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.8/5
      (15 reviews)
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      • 4 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 8
      House #686352vb
      15
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        Wonderful! 4.9/5
        (17 reviews)
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        • 1 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 2
        Cottage #556369vb
        17
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          Excellent! 4.7/5
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          • 3 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 5
          House #635346vb
          11
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            • 3 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 6
            House #4152333
            2
            Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
              Excellent! 4.6/5
              (14 reviews)
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              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 2
              Cottage #481164vb
              14
                • 1 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 4
                House #988136vb
                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (15 reviews)
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  House #810850vb
                  15
                  Viewed 67 times in the last 48 hours
                    Exceptional! 5/5
                    (14 reviews)
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                    • 3 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    Cottage #366300vb
                    14
                    Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (11 reviews)
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                      • 2 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Cottage #602900vb
                      11
                      Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (12 reviews)
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                        • 3 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Separate Toilet
                        • Sleeps 9
                        House #706707vb
                        12
                        Viewed 61 times in the last 48 hours
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                          • 4 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 8
                          House #962801vb
                          3
                          Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                            Excellent! 4.4/5
                            (7 reviews)
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                            • 4 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Separate Toilet
                            • Sleeps 8
                            House #3760239
                            7
                            Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                              (7 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              House #4263323
                              7
                              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                (12 reviews)
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                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 6
                                Cottage #3958343
                                12
                                Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (24 reviews)
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Cottage #144999
                                  24
                                  Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                    (12 reviews)
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                                    • 1 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 3
                                    Cottage #3948600
                                    12
                                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                      (11 reviews)
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      House #3994330
                                      11
                                      Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                        (10 reviews)
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        House #764096vb
                                        10
                                        Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Cottage #4475945
                                          4
                                          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            House #644611vb
                                            3
                                            Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
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                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              House #2420623
                                              3
                                              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                (6 reviews)
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                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                House #843664vb
                                                6
                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                  House #3915282
                                                  5
                                                  Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                    (9 reviews)
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                                                    • 5 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                    House #4173910
                                                    9
                                                    Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (5 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      Bungalow #869717vb
                                                      5
                                                      Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                        (14 reviews)
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                                                        • 1 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                        Apartment #572678vb
                                                        14
                                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
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                                                          Cottage #3980367
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                            Cottage #1010198vb
                                                            2
                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 3 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                              House #4553206
                                                              Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                (5 reviews)
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                                                                • 5 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                House #3848578
                                                                5
                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                  (10 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                  Cottage #4156889
                                                                  10
                                                                  Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                    House #962799vb
                                                                    2
                                                                    Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (6 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      Cottage #789667vb
                                                                      6
                                                                      Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                        House #4160062
                                                                        4
                                                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                          (18 reviews)
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                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                          Cottage #573543vb
                                                                          18
                                                                          Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                            Cottage #778993vb
                                                                            4
                                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                                              House #644603vb
                                                                              2
                                                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Cottage #3985469
                                                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Very Good! 4.2/5
                                                                                  (6 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                  Cottage #887303vb
                                                                                  6
                                                                                  Viewed 75 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Apartment #591650vb
                                                                                    3
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (14 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Apartment #723211vb
                                                                                      14
                                                                                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        House #2428938
                                                                                        1
                                                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                                          Apartment #854824vb
                                                                                          1
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (16 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 5 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                                            House #856167vb
                                                                                            16
                                                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                              (9 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Cottage #594129vb
                                                                                              9
                                                                                              Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                (29 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                House #182566
                                                                                                29
                                                                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (7 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                  Studio #884390vb
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                    Cottage #1012469vb
                                                                                                    1
                                                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Cottage #1016581vb
                                                                                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Mahone Bay Holiday Homes & Cottages (175)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Thoroughly enjoyable stay

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      This is an absolutely gorgeous property, beautifully decorated and well equipped, from the lovely back patio to the fab shower. The hosts are as great as the property, friendly and accomodating, and able to answer all our questions. I loved this place, and would come back in a heartbeat.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 04, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017