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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: 06/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property 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, .

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • 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

  • 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

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

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

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

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

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

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

  • Music Library:

    Cable package has 40 music channels...moreless

  • 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 free Netflix account...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

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

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Linens Provided:

    2 sets of linen provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large living room with picture windows...moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking for 3 cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

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

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Additional parking available if required...moreless

  • Telephone:

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

  • Towels Provided:

    lots of towels provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Maytag Automatic Washer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

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

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Standard electric drip style of coffee maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

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

  • Dishes & Utensils:

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

  • Dishwasher:

    Brand new Kenmore built in dishwasher...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • 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

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator:

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

  • Stove:

    Flat top stove with oven...moreless

  • Toaster:

    conventional toaster...moreless

Outside

  • 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

  • Golf:

    several courses within 30 minute drive...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

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Approximately 2 Acres of Mowed lawn...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

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

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
Jun 28 - Oct 3, 2015
3 night min stay
C$200
C$1,200
Fall
Oct 4 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
C$170
C$1,000
Spring 2016
Apr 16 - May 28, 2016
7 night min stay

C$850
June 2016
May 29 - Jun 25, 2016
3 night min stay
C$180
C$1,150
Summer 2016
Jun 26 - Oct 1, 2016
3 night min stay
C$200
C$1,250
Fall 2016
Oct 2 - Oct 29, 2016
3 night min stay
C$170
C$1,050
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

C$850

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning(5 days or less) C$50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$250
  • Taxes Not 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 deposit refund for a cancellation less than 30 days prior to rental.

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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Location

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

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

  • 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

  • Our Waterfront and dingy

    Our Waterfront and dingy

  • Peggy's Cove Lighthouse

    Peggy's Cove Lighthouse

  • Is this pose OK?

    Is this pose OK?

  • 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?

  • 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

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

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

  • Peggy's Cove Harbour

    Peggy's Cove Harbour

  • 'Where did you leave the chicks?'

    'Where did you leave the chicks?'

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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 06/29/2015
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