Sandy Cove Cottage / Chester / Oceanfront / Private Beach and Wharf / Kayak(20 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
2 bedroom 1 bathroom, sleeps 4
Seaside, secluded, 2 bedroom, ( den can be closed off to provide privacy with a third bed ),pine paneled, charming cottage with wharf, kayak, swim floats, sandy beach, Wi-Fi Internet. Only 5 minutes from Chester. Screened porch, decks, picnic table, BBQ, dishwasher, washer, dryer etc. Master bedroom with glass on 2 sides gives awesome panoramic ocean views just a few feet away. Located on 5+ oceanfront acres, in a sheltered cove perfect for swimming or kayaking. You'll enjoy watching fox, deer and birds such as loons, osprey and eagles. Includes Wi-Fi , phone, cable TV, DVD, VCR. Very clean, very comfortable and very well maintained.. No Smoking / No Pets. Check out pictures in Photo Gallery (Sandy Cove Cottage)
Will provide info on the restaurants the owner prefers, things to see and do such as a fabulous golf course along the ocean and directions from Halifax airport . Wharf and beach are private.
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Member since: 2005
- Max. occupancy 4
- Non Smoking Only
- Not Suitable For Children
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Low Allergen Environment
- Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
- The master bedroom has glass on three sides which provides panoramic awesome views of the ocean which is only 13 yards away. During the day you can watch birds such as osprey and eagles and gulls fly by. At night the stars are magnificent and the moon on the water is amazing. The other bedroom also looks out on the ocean and the usually calm water of Sandy Cove. The mattresses are excellent quality; new and very comfortable....moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Wi-Fi wireless High Speed Internet
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Autumn Foliage
- Coin Laundry
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Clothes Dryer
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Lobster Pot
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Boat Dock
- Boat With Paddles
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Porch / Veranda
- Screen Porch / Veranda
- Small Cooler
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
- Walkway To Water
- Wood Deck
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 6 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay
Jul 1 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 2 - Oct 28, 2017
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Taxes Not included
Weekly Rental rates include all fees.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Other Activities: Chester Theatre Playhouse, Festivals, Seaside Dining, Whale Watching, Museums
Year Purchased: 1985
About the owner: I am a retired French teacher who was born and spent most of my childhood years in Montreal, Canada except for 5 years in Orange Park, Florida where my father was a psychologist at the Yerkes chimpanzee lab and a year on scholarship at a university in Neuchatel, Switzerland. When I returned to Montreal I met my husband (on a blind date ) at McGill University where I was an undergrad student and my husband was a medical student. When we graduated he returned to Penna, his home state, for his internship. After that his residency training took us to Texas, Maryland, London, England and Wisconsin. During this time we had two sons and later adopted a daughter and took in foster daughters whom we wanted to adopt but the mothers just wanted to hold on to them loosely. In 1989 my husband’s friend, from undergrad years at Gettysburg College, purchased Nisbet Plantation on Nevis and we started buying land next door. We ended up with 4 acres on the ocean and now that we are retired we live in our own villa for 5 winter months and rent CORAL REEF VILLA.I have spent every summer of my life in Nova Scotia and only stay in Penna spring and fall for doctor appointments, and other essential visits. I am proud to be a Canadian citizen as well as an American citizen .
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SANDY COVE COTTAGE private beach, views of islands. Too shallow for power boats!
Our private wharf with four comfortable chairs, kayak, rowboat and swim float.
Private road, as you enter our property, to SANDY COVE COTTAGE on the ocean.
WIFI and cable TV. Pine panelled with leather comfortable couch plus antiques.
Kitchen with dishwasher, frig, new stove with oven, microwave and fully equipped
Another sitting area for computer time, reading or games. A quiet get away place
The view from this green is considered to be the most scenic in Canada.
JIM SMITH folk art pottery studio in CHESTER. Award winner. Worth a visit.
Dock in Chester near the public swimming pool. More islands in the distance.
South Shore Marina in distance. A fun place to take the kayak to explore
LUNENBERG seen from golf course. UNESCO World Heritage Site. Fisheries Museum.
MAHONE BAY town with three churches along the shore. Shops and markets there.
Our private sand beach. A perfect calm swim location with views of islands.
SANDY COVE COTTAGE on the ocean, picnic table, lobster cooker, BBQ, upper deck.
Master bedroom; awesome views of ocean with large glass windows on three sides
Second bedroom also with new comfortable mattress. Window looks out on ocean.
Dining area with six antique chairs. Close to deck and screened in porch.
Fabulous golf course along the ocean and open to the public. Islands in distance
Band shell for Sunday evening performances. Fun to sit in a chair or on blanke
Chester Playhouse for live theatre performances by children and professionals.
Chester yacht club. Race week for adults and sailing lessons for children /teens
LUNENBERG a fun drive along shore to see this historic replica of the BLUENOSE.
BLUE ROCKS fishing village and haven for artists. Short shore drive to Lunenberg
OUR PRIVATE SANDY BEACH again. Watch for sailboats, great blue herons and ducks
This listing was first published here in 2006.
Date last modified - Saturday, May 20, 2017
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