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Ocean Front Escape
Entire cottage · 2 guests · 1 bed · 2 baths

Ocean Front EscapeWhether you're looking to get away for the weekend or change up your work from home environment, this ocean front property will not disappoint. Nestled in a cove off of St. Margarets Bay, you'll feel like you've stepped onto a small island on this peninsula. You have a perfect view of the sunrise from entire property, and it's just a walk down the quiet road to see the sunset on the other side of the peninsula. Come relax at this seaside escape.

The Loft, Gaspereau Valley
SUPERHOST
Tiny house · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 bath

The Loft, Gaspereau ValleyTucked in behind the bustling university town of Wolfville the picturesque Gaspereau Valley is home to vineyards, wineries and artisanal shops. There are many areas noted for hiking, biking and sightseeing. Our guest accommodation is a tiny home designed for one or two guests. It is ideal for the traveler who enjoys the quiet rural beauty of the country yet also just minutes from local attractions, restaurants and entertainment.

Cozy Hot Tub River Retreat
SUPERHOST
Entire cabin · 4 guests · 2 beds · 1 bath

Cozy Hot Tub River RetreatEverything you need to relax and enjoy your weekend is here at Keith B, our cozy secluded log cabin located on the River John River. Your cabin includes a four person hot tub, fireplace and heat pump all with breath taking views of the river and water access for swimming, fishing, and boating.. You won't ever want to leave!! Rent this cabin on its own or invite more friends and also rent out our neighbouring cottage, the Kenzie B. Also our outdoor wood burning cedar sauna is ready!

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Popular amenities for Nova Scotia vacation rentals

  • Kitchen
  • Wifi
  • Pool
  • Free parking on premises
  • Air conditioning

Other great vacation rentals in Nova Scotia

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  2. Port Mouton
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SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. LaHave
Shackup Cabin with Wood Fired Hot Tub & River
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire guesthouse
  2. Centreville
Halls Harbour BOAT HOUSE Cottage
SUPERHOST
  1. Dome house
  2. River John
Geodesic Dome Hot Tub Retreat
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Greenfield
#black_rattle_lakehouse
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cottage
  2. St. Esprit
Cozy Cottage Loon- Upscale Outdoor Hot tub & Sauna
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Tatamagouche
Cozy Waterfront Cottage in Tatamagouche 🏳️‍🌈
  1. Entire cottage
  2. McGraths Cove
Rock Haven Cottage, on the ocean!
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cottage
  2. St. Esprit
Luxurious Lake Cottage Bear- Outdoor Hot Tub/Sauna
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Lunenburg
Oceanside Cottage - Relax, Unwind, Explore
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Chester
Moss Cottage
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Pictou
Oceanfront beach cottage, panoramic views of ocean

Top-rated things to do in Nova Scotia

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  • Fun intro to sailing on 33ft yacht!
    This experience is for anybody who has ever had an interest in sailing. There is no experience required. Each guest is encouraged to participate as much or as little as you are comfortable with. Our beautiful Hunter 33 yacht has ample room, facilities and covered cockpit in case of weather. We will meet you at the dock and after you settle in, review safety equipment location and discuss basic safety when participating as crew. You will learn basic sail trim and have a chance to steer (helm) the boat! Enjoy the beauty of the Bedford basin and learn a little history of Halifax and it’s Navy heritage. We will have snacks and beverages aboard. Let’s get ready to have some fun on the water! Other things to note Please contact for custom experience. Due to unforeseen weather conditions we will not sail if winds are over 20kts.
    From Price:€85 / person
  • Half Day Sea Kayak Tour
    East Coast Outfitters has specialized in offering guided sea kayaking tours for since 2001. No experience is necessary, as every trip begins with a brief yet thorough safety and skills overview. We have plenty of single and double kayaks to choose from, and we will work with you to make sure you are comfortable. Every one of our guides has been through our intensive 8 month training program, and will happily show you everything you need to know. We have developed a full range of guided tours to meet your needs: half day, full day, and sunset tours offered every day, customized private tours both from our base and multi-day trips on the beautiful South Shore, group tours, and shore excursions for those of you who are visiting Halifax via cruise ship. Choose from either a morning or afternoon half-day tour. Explore protected bays, secluded beaches, and the rugged coastline at a comfortable pace with a skilled guide. Halfway through your trip you will stop on one of the many pristine islands to stretch your legs, have a snack and relax. Optional at an extra cost $50 a person: Add a Lobster Feast on the wharf at the end of your trip for a truly unforgettable experience. (Includes: Lobster per person, mussels, potato salad, cheese, crackers and sides depending on what vegetables are in season at the time) Please contact us after booking so that we may relay detailed information Other things to note We offer many other tours and rental options at ECO. Would you like a sunset tour or a full day sea kayak and hike tour? Check out our website and give us a call! www.eastcoastoutfitters.com
    From Price:€87 / person
  • Conscious Communication With Horses
    When you arrive at the ranch you will be greeted by our farm dogs :) Mr. Wilson the great Dane and Bronco our three legged Boxer!!! We will give you a tour of the ranch and an opportunity to meet everyone. We are home to over 30 animals of all sizes and breeds. The horses will be waiting for us. Each horse has a different energy "just like us" you will get to choose a horse that you feel is speaking to you :) You will be taught the horsie hand shake and begin your relationship with your chosen horse . You will halter your horse, lead and groom your horse. I will teach you all of these skills(no experience is required ) We will discuss how horses use their body language to communicate with us. You will then have a riding lesson in the arena (we have an indoor and outdoor) Other things to note You will be coming to a working horse ranch. Expect some RED DIRT :) Do not wear flip flops or high heels
    From Price:€68 / person
  • Welcome to Wolfville Walking Tour
    Welcome to Wolfville! Until April 30, we'll gather at 8am at T.A.N. Coffee before making it to Waterfront Park, situated on the highest tides in the world. (Come May 1, we'll gather at 7:45am at Waterfront Park.) Either way, your ticket includes an 8 oz (or travel mug) drip coffee . Within our hour and a half together, we'll cover the downtown core stopping at the Acadia Cinema and three parks along the way. Wolfville is the perfect starting place for adventure within the fascinating Annapolis Valley and I look forward to being your local insider. I know Where It's At! We'll focus on Wolfville's: history, landscape, businesses & buildings, cultural & culinary resources, opportunities, Acadia University, and more. Chances are, we'll bump into a few friends along the way. Unless it's absolutely horrendous weather, we ought to be able to walk & talk no matter the conditions. If needed, we can find always find a cafe or two to spend our time. Feel free to bring a list of questions about the area and make sure to inquire in advance about the various minivan & walking tours I also offer. Where It's At Tours started in 2018 as my way to best showcase the delicious #WineapolisValley I look forward to welcoming you to Wolfville, it's a wonderful town.
    From Price:€11 / person
  • Tour of Historic Downtown Halifax
    The best way to see any city is through the eyes of the local people! We will see the sites and historical landmarks in the city that helped shape Halifax into what it is today, such as the Halifax Harbour, Georges Island, Pier 21, Citadel Hill, Grande Parade, St Pauls Church, Halifax explosion sites and some haunted areas, among others. I will also introduce you to local spots that you may not hear about in tourist brochures such as the best places to get donairs and seafood, places to hangout such as parks and public gardens. You will also enjoy some of the folk tales and urban myths that the locals here grew up with to really give you a feel for us Haligonians Because our weather here is quite unpredictable, this tour will be both outside and in, meaning I'll use my personal vehicle to chauffeur you around all of the above mentioned places in the downtown core region. I am flexible with the itinerary, so if you have a wish list of things to see in the downtown core of Halifax, I will be delighted to help introduce you to those places . Other things to note This tour is both inside a vehicle and outdoors walking. Please dress appropriate for the weather. Let me know of any physical disabilities so I can plan accordingly.
    From Price:€33 / person