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Your Own Luxury Resort - a Scottish Castle in Bedford

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths (Sleeps 8-10)

Truly outstanding estate property located in prestigious Old Bedford neighborhood.

This home exudes craftsmanship and care, and features a wonderful stonework facade and entrance stairway on a manicured property with 3/4 acre of trees.

There is a lovely in ground pool surrounded by a wrought iron fence, with a pool house featuring a bar and bathoom with shower.

The main house is outstanding in every way. It features 10 foot ceilings on the main floor, with a grand entrance foyer and a vaulted ceiling to the second level.

There is a large, comfortable living room with a fireplace and lovely windows. The dining room sits 8 comfortably, and features a wonderful chandelier.

The kitchen has every thing you need and more, including a microwave, gas stove, oven, steam oven, dishwasher, and fridge with freezer set amongst black granite countertops, with a view to the back yard grounds and pool and deck. The family room has a 48' flatscreen TV and a high end stereo, with a cozy fireplace and comfy chairs and couch.

There is a main floor office which features an beautiful 19th century table desk and leather chairs to curl up in and read a book.

There is a main floor laundry room and adjacent powder room.

The back kitchen door leads to a large deck featuring a hot tub and a trickling brook water feature.

The upper floor features four bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Comfortable sleeping quarters abound. The master bedroom features a back deck and ensuite with a glass enclosed shower, jacuzzi tub, and large walk-in closet. The three guest bedrooms all feature queen size beds, and lovely windows from which to enjoy the breeze and view.

There are wood, marble, and ceramic floors throughout the house, as well as high speed wi-fi.

This home is beyond compare. It will provide the perfect setting for a memorable and enjoyable stay in the Halifax area.

More Details

Owner
Anastacia Stergiadis
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
27 June, 2017

About Anastacia Stergiadis

I'm a business owner with four wonderful grown up children, and have now decided to spend some time traveling the world.

Anastacia Stergiadis purchased this house in 1993

Why Anastacia Stergiadis chose Nova Scotia

This property is our family estate. I built it with my father in 1993. It is very special, and I want to share it with the world, as I go forth and visit special places.

What makes this house unique

It's a quiet sanctuary within the city. There are wonderful views of the stars and sky through the back yard trees. There is a beautiful oak tree next to the house back deck. The pool is wonderful. The fireplaces are cozy. There is a lot of love in this home.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Halifax in Nova Scotia

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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(2 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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October 2016 Fam Jam in Nova Scotia

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 8 traveled from Illinois to enjoy a Nova Scotia autumn in the castle. The pictures online looked amazing and we were not disappointed. The castle was warm and inviting, spacious, and charmingly decorated. Anastacia was wonderful to us and was easily reached by text message. We enjoyed the hot tub as the heated pool was closed early because of the remnants of Hurricane Matthew. Our 3-year old grandson also enjoyed the toys she had in the footstools! I highly recommend the castle stay. We hope to make it back someday!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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DON'T MISS STAYING HERE

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a place to stay while in the Halifax area. We wanted something central so we could explore all around Nova Scotia, especially Peggy's Cove and the South Shore. We looked at a few places but then received a call from the owner of the Bedford Castle in Bedford. She told us we could come and look at it. The house was ideally located in a beautiful residential neighborhood a short drive from stores and restaurants , downtown Halifax, and the South Shore, as well as some great natural wonders like Cape Split. The instant we met the owner and were invited into her lovely home we knew we wanted to stay there (I wanted to just live there:) The castle like home couldn't be anymore beautiful and at the same time warm and inviting. The owner has lovingly made sure the house has everything you could possibly want. The grounds are gorgeous and there is a lovely pool and hot tub. We stayed in early spring so still a bit chilly for the pool but made great use of the big hot tub. I could see just staying all day at the house in the nice weather and laying around the pool.

Get ready for the most comfortable beds you have every slept in complete with amazing sheets and comforter! I just can't say enough good things about this house. The owner is available if you need her for anything but also makes sure she is not interfering in anyway with your stay. Not a worry for us because not only did we have the best renter possible we have become great friends with her in the ten days we stayed there! If she wasn't on the opposite side of the continent I know we would be seeing a lot of each other.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Stanfield International Airport - Halifax
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Finbar's
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Halifax-Dartmouth Harbour Ferry
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Glen Arbour
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Halifax VIA Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Hwy 102
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The Cellar Restaurant
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Ski Martock
Nearest Beach
25 Miles
Crystal Crescent Beach - Halifax
Car: necessary

This luxury property is located on a prestigious street on the Bedford Basin, in Bedford, Nova Scotia.

Bedford is an upscale community that features a mix of shopping and dining options including Pete's Frootique Grocery Market and Sunnyside Mall featuring numerous upscale retailers.

There are parks featuring walking and running paths which pass by waterways and wind through trees.

Bedford is strategically located 20 minutes away from the Halifax International airport, and its proximity to Highway 102 makes it a good hub for day trips to the Annapolis Valley, and the South Shore.

Bedford is located 20 minutes from downtown Halifax, and provides a comfortable home base for daytime and evening trips into the downtown area of the city.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Halifax, Canada

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer 2017
13 May 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,717
for 5 nights
From
£343
£2,407
£6,310
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £452.56
Tax Rate 15.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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