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Beautiful One Bedroom Furnished Home Overlooking Halifax Harbour, Nova Scotia.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 2

This two-storey furnished home is located on a quiet street overlooking Halifax Harbour, our one bedroom home is the perfect place for a fun-filled vacation or a business trip. A delightful alternative to hotels for your Halifax stay.

Tile and hardwood floors are on both levels of the home. No carpets to aggravate those with allergies. The kitchen is furnished with everything you will need to prepare meals, including microwave, stove, dishwasher, refrigerator, toaster and coffee maker.

In the living room, sofas and rocking chair await by the window as you gaze and watch the marine traffic sail by. You will also find a wall-mounted 32-inch flat-screen Sony TV. Cable TV and Wireless Internet are included. The home is very clean and well-maintained. Other items provided, iron, ironing board and alarm clock. The bedroom has a queen size bed. The home is perfect for a single person or couple. Lots of windows letting in natural light and the view of Halifax Harbour.

More Details

Owner
Maurice Muise
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2017

About Maurice Muise

I am a self-employed professional in the Mergers & Acquisitions Industry. My wife is a homemaker who spends much of her time with our two grandsons that live close by.

Maurice Muise purchased this house in 2006

Why Maurice Muise chose Harbourview

This property was purchased April 2006. I took four months off from work and hired sub-trades to completely gut and renovate the whole house from top to bottom. The only thing remaining was the staircase to the second level. It is a Douglas-Fur staircase that was refinished top to bottom. The finishes are hardwood, tile and slate.

What makes this house unique

The home is on a quiet street overlooking Halifax harbour. You can gaze and enjoy the marine traffic that sails back and forth in front of the house while you sit on a two-level deck sipping on your favourite drink.

It is a ten minute walk to the Dartmouth Ferry that ferries you to the Halifax waterfront where you have access to many restaurants that serve the best seafood dishes imaginable. On Saturdays, walk 10 minutes to the Farmers Market next to the Dartmouth Ferry and choose locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables. There is also an opportunity to choose freshly caught fish at this market.

For the athlete, there is a SportsPlex 7 minutes from the house where you can workout, play racket ball or go for a swim. And, last but not least shopping is close by.

Map

Peggy's Cove Lighthouse
"Experience the essence of Nova Scotia; A working fishing village, picturesque cove inlet, fi..."
Halifax Citadel National Historic Site
"A national historic site of Canada, the Halifax Citadel is a gateway to a bygone era. Enter ..."
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
"Located in the heart of Halifax’s waterfront, there’s no better place to immerse yourself in..."
Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History
"The journey to this permanent location encompasses many stops and identities along the way: ..."
Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Celtic Corner Irish Pub
Nearest Ferry
500 Metres
Halifax / Dartmouth Ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Brightwood Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Salty's
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Queensland

Walk to the Farmers Market from our home on Saturdays and pick up your fresh fruits, vegetables and fish.

Amenities

Harbourview House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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(2 traveler reviews)

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Perfect Dartmouth Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

Maurice's wonderful home was perfect for my family's stay in the Halifax-area. It was well maintained, had a perfect harbour-view, and conveniently situated for visiting our family in Dartmouth and taking the ferry into downtown Halifax. And don't miss visiting the fantastic baked goods and coffee at Two If By Sea, which is easy to walk over to first thing in the morning.

We hope to be back next time we're out east & would recommend both the full house and guest suite to all visitors!

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2014
  • Stayed: July 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Robyn: Thank you for your kind words on our property. Lucy and I are happy that you and your family enjoyed your stay at our place and hope to see you again on your next trip to Nova Scotia. Maurice & Lucy
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Vacation home!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful house in a wonderful location! Waking up every morning with a spectacular view of the harbor!! Easy commute to downtown Halifax by ferry! Nice back deck with BBQ...very private. Beautiful deck in the front..all in all a great experience!

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2014
  • Stayed: August 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kathy: Thank you for your kind words on our property. Lucy and I are happy that you enjoyed your stay at our place and hope to see you again on your next trip to Nova Scotia. Maurice & Lucy
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  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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