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Charming seaside cottages in the centuries old fishing village of Birchy Head

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

The Ice House Cottage (Cottage #1) is a stone's throw from the waters edge; close to numerous sandy beaches, within minutes of Freewheeling Adventures, for kayaking and biking. Conveniently located just 8 minutes from Hubbards, and less than an hour from the communities of Chester, Mahone Bay, Lunenburg and Peggy's Cove, as well as downtown Halifax, and an hour's drive from Stanfield International Airport. Formerly used in the fishing trade, the building has been restored into a cosy seaside cottage. It is an all wood structure with an open concept design. The upstairs consists of one large bedroom with a queen size bed, and a full bathroom, while the lower level is the living, dining and kitchen area, which is also equipped with a double futon. Cable telelvision and WiFi are provided.

There is a full wrap-around deck with views of the ocean, from which you can watch the local fishing activity and see the occasional seal or whale, and various seabird species, or just sit and enjoy the salt air and sunshine. The cottage is equipped with a propane barbeque, as well as fridge, stove, microwave, coffee maker, and toaster and full kitchen utensils; towels and linens are also provided.

More Details

Owner
Janet King
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

Amenities

Hubbards Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Stanfield International Airport
Nearest Barpub
8.8 Kilometres
Hubbards
Nearest Golf
28 Kilometres
Chester
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
Via Rail
Nearest Motorway
9 Kilometres
Highway 103
Nearest Restaurant
8.8 Kilometres
Hubbards
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Mill Cove
Car: recommended

The cottage is located in Birchy Head, apprx. 8 km form Hubbards.

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Rates & Availability

Available
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $20.34 per person per night

Rates are based on double occupancy.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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