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Gorgeous Oceanfront Home On The South Shore Of Nova Scotia

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 3,476 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Stunning 5 Bedroom Executive Oceanfront Home Near Peggy's Cove And Halifax

This meticulously crafted, ultra energy-efficient home took great pains to find a site worthy of their dream home. Situated on approximately 3 acres of gorgeous oceanfront land in the idyllic seaside community of east dover, the location offers both an abundance of passive solar gain, and extraordinary panoramic vistas of the surrounding islands and open atlantic. Designed by don roscoe, the home is extremely fluid and comfortable, with a view of the sea from every window. The open-concept layout of the main level is fantastic, and includes a vaulted great room with high-end stainless steel woodstove, a beautiful kitchen/dining area (with granite countertops and island), a study, and a well-appointed bedroom, all with incredible views. Upstairs, the master bedroom has a generous walk-in closet, 6-piece bath, plus two additional bedrooms. The lower level features a beautiful bedroom with walkout, a spacious family/exercise room, cold room, 3-piece bath/laundry room, and fully finished project room/workshop. With a beautiful detached garage, solar panels for domestic hot water, a solar forced-air heating and recirculation system, and state of the art fixtures and finishes, this oceanfront home is as beautiful as its surroundings. And (of course) you'll find a beautiful spot by the shore to go fishing, or just relax and watch the passing marine life!


Owner
Owner/ Property Manager
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 March, 2017

What makes this house unique

Private spacious home

30 min from Halifax

50 min to Halifax airport

10 min to peggy's cove

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3476 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Bidet , 6 pc 2 sinks on upper level
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , 4pc on main level
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , 3pc pn lower level
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , master bedroom on upper level with ensuite bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , bedroom on main level with ensuite bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , large bedroom on upper level with sitting area
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , bedroom on lower level
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Bunk Bed , bedroom on upper level with bunkbeds 1dbl and 1 twin
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
Notes:
surfing just outside Halifax Lawrence Town Beach within 1/2hr

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Gorgeous Oceanfront Home On The South Shore Of Nova Scotia
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
5

An outstanding and beautiful home for a memorable vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home for a cousins' vacation at the end of August 2016. There were three couples-two from Alberta and one from Scotland.

The home is just as pictured and described in the VRBO site. A beautiful property that sits on a rocky bluff looking out at the ocean from every level. Even from the bedroom on the lower walk-out level, you have a view of the ocean.

The home is extremely comfortable and has every amenity one would want. For our group, each couple had their own floor for sleeping, which was like being in a boutique hotel.

Spacious and beautiful throughout, a large deck looking onto the ocean, a patio and fire pit below, and winding paths down to the water-everything one could want to enjoy this beautiful location about 5 minutes from Peggy's Cove, very private and quiet. For anyone who wants a tranquil place to re-charge their batteries-walking, reading, relaxing on the deck or patio, or for a group who want to have fun together and travel the beautiful coast of Nova Scotia ---this is definitely the place!

About 30 minutes from Halifax, a great city to visit, especially the boardwalk; five minutes to Peggy's Cove, about an hour to Lunenberg and Mahone Bay, the location allows for lovely coastal drives, with some great restaurants, quaint shops, and many stopping points to take in the ocean views.

We highly recommend this home!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house. Gorgeous setting.

  • 5 of 5

The house is large and full of light. The windows provide 180 degree views of the ocean and the rugged Nova Scotia terrain.

We had 3 couples, who each selected bedrooms on separate floors, so we had plenty of privacy. When we were together, the living areas and outdoor spaces were large and comfortable. The kitchen was well appointed and we cooked many meals there. We also enjoyed using the grill.

The house was very clean.

We may have to return in the future!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous Views from a beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

This property has incredible views of the Nova Scotia coastline. Pictures don't convey the beauty. The house has awesome windows and you get views from everywhere. It is very quiet. This property is at the top of properties we have rented and we travel extensively.

There is a restaurant called Rhubarb about 15 minutes away and they had great food, so we ate there almost every night. But if you bring your own food to the rental, there is everything needed to prepare and enjoy your meals.

The rental is spacious, clean and the deck is terrific. A great property.

The owner was very responsive and provided everything needed to easily get into and out of the property.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Leverkusen, Germany
5

We loved it a lot!

  • 5 of 5

The house was amazing, very clean and everything that one need to feel fully at home.

The view and the quiet was relaxing and impressing at the same time.

We stayed for a week with two families, 4 adults and 4 kids, but the house would have even provised enough space for a third family. We can really recommend it.

Beautiful week, thanks a lot!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful view and stay

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this property was perfect. The house is beautiful with a wonderful view and trail to a cliff view of the water. We stayed there with 10 adults and the house had plenty of room for all of us. Communicating with the property owner was smooth and our stay was easily coordinated. Would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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
 
OFF Season
9 Jan 2017 - 31 May 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,051
for 7 nights
£2,051
 
 
Standard Rate
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,587
for 7 nights
£2,587
 
 
Off Season
1 Oct 2017 - 31 May 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,051
for 7 nights
£2,051
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
£1,219
for 3 nights
From
£357
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning £149
Refundable Damage Deposit £297

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Car: recommended

Gorgeous oceanfront property in the idyllic seaside community of east dover with extraordinary panoramic vistas of the surrounding islands and open atlantic.

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