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Last updated: 10/11/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Spectacular location. Watch the tide change and diverse marine ecosystem from every room. 50 feet from private swimming and ocean front pursuits. Enjoy watching boats sail by and a variety of bird species from the wrap around deck. Deep water mooring available. Accomodation for nine includes on the main level one double bed in master bedroom, one single bed in separate bedroom and futon in living area. There are two queen size beds in separate lofts on the second level and a comfortable couch.

Local ammenities include the Hubbards sailing school a kilometer away, grocery store, liquor store and restaurants a 20 minute walk away. Hubbards beach is a 15 minute paddle away(canoe included). The Shore Club, a community gem serves up lobster dinners and live music. Hubbards market every Saturday morning is not to be missed, with local produce,baked goods and live entertainment. The Aspotogan trail system offers endless trekking and cycling opportunities.

Situated just 30 minutes from downtown Halifax, 45 minutes from the airport. The perfect location for day trips exploring all the area has to offer. Close to Peggy's Cove and the small fishing communities that dot the South Shore. 15 minutes from the village of Chester and just beyond is Mahone Bay and the UNESCO heritage site of Lunenburg. However, you may not want to leave this peaceful and tranquil nautical setting. Regardless of agenda, Fox Point Retreat offers a relaxing vacation experience you won't forget.


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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • canoe, paddles and life jacket included, aswell as 2 plain bicycles with helmets. deep water mooring available....moreless


  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming


  • Seating for 6 people


Write a review 4.9
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,008 $3,585
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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  • Refundable Damage Deposit $186.73

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/11/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: I am a carpenter and a young man from the area, I rebuilt this house with help from my father in 2012. I have been around the world and the rugged, pristine coastline of Nova Scotias South Shore is a truly special place. Summer rentals allow me to pay the mortgage and I am happy to share my slice of paradise.

Why the Owner Chose Hubbards, NS, Canada:
I choose to buy this property because of the spectacular location and having the skillset and energy to turn it into something beautiful. I am a wooden boat owner and sailing enthusiast and hope to still be in this house as an old man.

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Speaks: english


  • Schooner race week

    Schooner race week

  • kitchen


  • bunk beds

    bunk beds

  • View from deck.

    View from deck.

  • view of cottage from Hubbards beach

    view of cottage from Hubbards beach

VRBO #412974

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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Hubbards, NS, Canada #412974

2 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 7

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