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Your Own Luxury Resort - a Scottish Castle in Bedford

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Last updated: 07/19/2013

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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

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.


Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    Partial waterview from upper story rooms of Bedford Basin. Public park across the street with water's edge 350 feet from your front door....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2016
6 night min stay
C$3,200 C$8,200
Standard pricing
6 night min stay
C$379 C$439
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
C$2,653 C$10,470
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$800
  • Tax Rate 15%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.

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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Stanfield International Airport - Halifax
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Halifax-Dartmouth Harbour Ferry
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Glen Arbour
20 Miles
Nearest Train
Halifax VIA Station
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 102
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Cellar Restaurant
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Ski Martock
25 Miles
Nearest Beach
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.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1993

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

Why the Owner Chose Halifax:
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.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
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.

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  • Formal Dining Room

    Formal Dining Room

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Office desk

    Office desk

VRBO #462450

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Your Own Luxury Resort - a Scottish Castle in Bedford

Halifax #462450

4 BR  3.5 BA  Sleeps 10

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