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Oceanview Cottage, on St. Margaret's Bay Near Peggy's Cove

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Beautiful Ocean view from screened sun porch to watch boats, birds & sunsets

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Last updated: 07/25/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Halifax cottage description

'Ocean Meadow Cottage' is on a quiet Ocean Bay with a pastoral setting. This recently decorated 1200 sq. ft. bungalow has a comfortable casual elegance. The cottage is situated on a spacious 2 acre mature landscaped property. The setting provides privacy, quiet, peaceful ocean views and some amazing sunsets. It is only a 10 minute drive to Peggy's Cove ( Canada's 2nd most visited Tourist site) and a 30 minute drive to Historic Halifax featuring an abundance of great restaurants, museums, entertainment , shopping and one of the largest city waterfronts walkways in the world. Ocean Meadow Cottage is located on the South Shore Lighthouse Route. While traveling this route, you will see some of the prettest scenery in North America including such places as the Town of Lunenburg which is a Unesco World Heritage site and is the home of the Bluenose. Shining Waters Marina is nearby and provides a wide range of water activities and boating services.
Ocean Meadow Cottage will provide you and your guests with relaxing days and pleasant evenings whether dining on the patio or resting on the screened sun porch watching the deer and pheasants while waiting for our spectacular sunsets. This is the perfect vacation home for 2 couples or a family of four and will play a large part in your memorable Maritime vacation.

Keywords: Newly refurbished cottage, beautiful ocean view, modern, pastoral setting, quiet, near tourist attractions and shopping, .

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Second bedroom has DVD player in TV to allow the younger set to watch what they want without distrubing the other guests in the living room....moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            The property and house are wheel chair accessible and friendly toward disabled guests. The house is not handicap equipped....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            We value a clean environment for all our guests. As such, smoking inside the house is not permitted....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            We welcome well behaved, non shedding dogs with Owners that pick up what their dog leaves behind....moreless

          • Alternative Lifestyle

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • King size beds (1) Large Cannonball bed with comfortable mattress in Master bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) Top of the line quilted mattress in Guest bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Pull out Sofa bed in the living room...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Totally new Kitchen has been fully equipped with many appliances,and all the china, glassware, and gadgets that you will need to feel at home....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            27 cubic foot side by side Maytag fridge/freezer with ice and water dispenser on the door....moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Just about everything you need to create a culinary masterpiece...moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Standard electric drip style of coffee maker...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            more dishes and utensils than you will need...moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            Brand new Kenmore built in dishwasher...moreless

          • Dining:

            Dining on the deck is also an option...moreless

          • Stove:

            Flat top stove with oven...moreless

          • Toaster:

            conventional toaster...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            6...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Ice Maker
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Parking Off Street:

            Private parking area with sidewalk to front door...moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            Additional parking available if required...moreless

          • Living Room:

            Large living room with picture windows...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            2 sets of linen provided...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Located on picturesque St. Margarets Bay. Quiet /private setting on the crest of a 2 acre meadow. Access via a private road. Large screened sun porch with beautiful ocean view. Newly updated and elegantly decorated. Home has large windows in living area with lovely views, wheelchair accessible (but not handicapped equipped), electric fireplace. Large LCD TVs in both bedrooms as well as living area and kitchen on cable, Master bedroom has a King size Bed and ensuite bathroom with double sink vanity, comfort height toilet and enclosed tub and and shower. The Guest bathroom has a large vanity, comfort height toilet, and a shower stall as well as the laundry facilities. The kitchen has been totally redone and is very well equipped. Located on the scenic Lighthouse route, it is only 10 minutes to Peggy's Cove, 10 minutes to 2 major grocery stores, and 30 minutes to Halifax. Ocean Meadow Cottage is truly the perfect location for your Nova Scotia vacation...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Digital Cable TV with a surround sound system in Living room, Large LCD wall mounted TV's in both bedrooms and counter top TV in Kitchen...moreless

              • Stereo:

                CD player in LG system as well as 40 music channels on cable system...moreless

              • Television:

                4 flat screen TV's, Large wall mounted TV in livingroom...moreless

              • Video Library:

                A small number of DVD's available and Netflix account...moreless

              • DVD Player:

                New LG Home theatre system with Blue Ray player...moreless

              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Can be used for any incoming calls, however is restricted to local outgoing calls...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                High-Speed wireless WiFi provided no charge...moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                14' X 20' wooden deck off the Dining room, fully equipped with a quality patio table, umbrella, and 6 chairs. This deck is sheltered from Ocean breezes and a great spot to enjoy all your meals....moreless

              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                Large totally screened covered Lanai with a beautiful Ocean view. Lots of seating and a large coffee table to hold your favourite beverage and light meals...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Large 4 Burner Propane BBQ and Tools on Deck...moreless

              • Golf:

                several courses within 30 minute drive...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Approximately 2 Acres of Mowed lawn...moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Location & View

              • Ocean View
              • Waterfront

              Activities

              • Restaurants
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Golf
              • Kayaking
              • Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Fitness Center
              • Medical Services
              • Massage Therapist
              • Hospital
              • Groceries
              • ATM/Bank
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Antiquing
              • Shopping
              • Boating
              • Museums
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Marina
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Winery Tours
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Sight Seeing
              • Live Theater
              • Wind-Surfing
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              July - September
              Jun 29 - Sep 27, 2014
              3 night min stay
              C$200
              C$1,200

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Fall
              Sep 28 - Nov 29, 2014
              3 night min stay
              C$170
              C$1,000

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Spring
              Apr 4 - May 30, 2015
              7 night min stay

              C$800

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              June
              May 31 - Jun 27, 2015
              3 night min stay
              C$180
              C$1,100

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Summer Season
              Jun 28 - Oct 3, 2015
              3 night min stay
              C$200
              C$1,200

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Fall
              Oct 4 - Oct 31, 2015
              3 night min stay
              C$170
              C$1,000

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              C$150
              C$800

              Changeover Day: Saturday


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit C$250
              • Cleaning(5 days or less) C$50
              • Taxes Included

              Notes:

              Our cancellation policy is as follows:

              1. A full deposit refund for a cancellation 60 days or more prior to rental period .

              2. A 50% deposit refund for a cancellation between 30 & 60 days prior to rental period .

              3. No refund for a cancellation 30 days or less prior to rental period.

              4. For #2 or #3, further deposit refunded will be based on being able to re-rent the cottage for the full amount.


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              Last updated: 07/25/2014
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              Location

              60 Kilometres
              Nearest Airport
              Halifax International airport
              40 Kilometres
              Nearest Ferry
              Halifax
              40 Kilometres
              Nearest Train
              Downtown Halifax
              0.5 Kilometres
              Nearest Motorway
              Hwy #333
              15 Kilometres
              Nearest Beach
              Several Ocean Beaches
              14 Kilometres
              Nearest Barpub
              Lefty's Tavern
              100 Kilometres
              Nearest Ski
              Martoch
              15 Kilometres
              Nearest Golf
              Several golf courses
              1 Kilometres
              Nearest Restaurant
              Finer Diner

              Car: Necessary

              Our private road and driveway are great places to walk your dog. If you enjoy great scenery while you walk, take the road to Peggy's Cove for a mile or two. There are many great Golf Courses in the area for those that have a need to swing a Club.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1991

              About the owner: We are Carlo, Becky, & Daisy Weickert. After 30 years of running our own businesses, we retired in 2010 to enjoy our two sons' families and especially our three granddaughters. We look forward to spending more time on our boat, travelling around the world and generally enjoying our 'Ocean Oasis'. We look forward to sharing 'Ocean Meadow Cottage', our local knowledge, experiences and love of N.S. with visitors be they from Canada, the USA, or other parts of the world. We welcome all!

              Why the Owner Chose Halifax:
              Nova Scotia became our adopted home in 1990 after living in many parts of Canada.We love the Maritime life style and want to share it's beauty, friendly people and many diverse activities with as many people as possible. Ocean Meadow Cottage is ideally situated for exploring both rural and urban adventures. Nova Scotia is truly a hidden treasure just waiting for you to come and experience.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              The peaceful beauty of our property is exceptional and yet you are close to many amenities and attractions. Wonderful for boaters, fishermen, whale watching and other outdoor activities as well as city and tourist venues. Halifax is filled with history, culture, attractions, great dining and beauty.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Guestbook comments from the owner

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              Photos

              • Beautiful Ocean view from screened sun porch to watch boats, birds & sunsets

                Beautiful Ocean view from screened sun porch to watch boats, birds & sunsets

              • South looking view of Cottage showing porch, deck, and Ocean view

                South looking view of Cottage showing porch, deck, and Ocean view

              • Ocean view from sun porch (yachts not included with rental)

                Ocean view from sun porch (yachts not included with rental)

              • Large living room, L shape sofa, 42' LCD TV, Stereo, WiFi, &  Electric Fireplace

                Large living room, L shape sofa, 42' LCD TV, Stereo, WiFi, & Electric Fireplace

              • Spacious Dining area, 60' table with 6 chairs, Patio & front doors to Sun deck

                Spacious Dining area, 60' table with 6 chairs, Patio & front doors to Sun deck

              • Fully equipped kitchen including double sink , dishwasher, lots of counter space

                Fully equipped kitchen including double sink , dishwasher, lots of counter space

              • Bright Master Bedroom, super comfortable King bed  with en-suite bath

                Bright Master Bedroom, super comfortable King bed with en-suite bath

              • Large Master suite bathroom, double sinks, Acrylic shower/tub combination

                Large Master suite bathroom, double sinks, Acrylic shower/tub combination

              • Spacious Guest bathroom, Large vanity, Shower stall, full size  Washer/Dryer

                Spacious Guest bathroom, Large vanity, Shower stall, full size Washer/Dryer

              • South end of Large Screened sheltered sun porch has a corner glass enclosure

                South end of Large Screened sheltered sun porch has a corner glass enclosure

              • Front entrance, Patio Doors, sheltered deck, 6 person Patio set and Propane BBQ

                Front entrance, Patio Doors, sheltered deck, 6 person Patio set and Propane BBQ

              • Where did you put my favourite Hostas?

                Where did you put my favourite Hostas?

              • Is this pose OK?

                Is this pose OK?

              • North end of Living room, Door to Sun porch, Queen sofa bed, valance lighting

                North end of Living room, Door to Sun porch, Queen sofa bed, valance lighting

              • Dining and Kitchen area showing front door and sliding door to deck

                Dining and Kitchen area showing front door and sliding door to deck

              • Lots of cupbroads,26 cu/ft side by side fridge/freezer, new stove, and rangehood

                Lots of cupbroads,26 cu/ft side by side fridge/freezer, new stove, and rangehood

              • Master suite entrance, Large closets, and 32'LCD TV

                Master suite entrance, Large closets, and 32'LCD TV

              • Large bright Guest bdrm, deluxe Queenbed, 26' LCD TV w/DVD, adjoining bathroom

                Large bright Guest bdrm, deluxe Queenbed, 26' LCD TV w/DVD, adjoining bathroom

              • Large Screened sheltered sun porch with Oceanview and beautiful Sunsets

                Large Screened sheltered sun porch with Oceanview and beautiful Sunsets

              • End of day activity- Watch sunsets with favourite beverage

                End of day activity- Watch sunsets with favourite beverage

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              Date last modified - Wednesday, June 18, 2014

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              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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