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Last updated: 08/24/2016

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:Bungalow
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Spectacular waterfront property just before the Big Island causeway! The home is a 1344 sq. Ft bungalow with attached garage. This bright cheery home welcomes you and caters to the fantastic views through all the windows that provide so much natural lighting. Sit and enjoy your morning coffee in the 3 season screened sunroom. The main floor consists of a master bedroom with ensuite, 2 additional bedrooms, 1 full bathroom and an open concept kitchen/dining/livingroom that is cozy and comfortable. There is a fully developed basement with a big screen tv, games table and treadmill. There is also a 1/2 bath in the basement. 4 acres of manicured lawn allows you to enjoy peace and tranquility or fun and games with the family.

Bring your bikes and you can safely bike 5 km enjoying the ocean view and continue an additional 6 km to the end of the island. The property boarders the estuary where you can canoe or kayak enjoying the peacefulness of the area or taking in the abundant bird life. 10 km of sandy beach is a mere 400m from the house where you can swim, walk, run and look for sea glass. Big Island beach is on the Northlumberland Strait which has been termed the 'warmest waters north of the Carolina's'.
Beach towels, beach chairs and cooler are provided.
The house has a fully equipped kitchen, dishwasher and all amenities including wifi, satellite tv, local telephone, hair dryer, iron, washer and dryer.

Located on the Sunrise Trail this is a perfect location, a scenic 25 minute drive to either New Glasgow or Antigonish. Only 2.2 km away is the LBR Gas Bar, NSLC and Variety Store.

Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 08/24/2016

Property Type

  • Bungalow
  • 1344 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    flat screen on main floor big screen in basement ...moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Marina

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    treadmill in basement ...moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    in floor heating, propane stove...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    local calls only, long distance charges apply ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    all kitchen utensils, dishes for 12, serving/entertaining dishes, wine glasses ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    toaster, coffee maker, blender, hand mixer, bakeware...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    basics provided, saran wrap, baggies, paper towel, napkins...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    not provided but can bring your own...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    patio table on deck screened in deck...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    not provided but can bring your own ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    4 acres of manicured lawn andirondack chairs ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 16, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,319
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,130

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $376.75
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Final cleaning fee is included in weekly rental. Check in time is 4 pm check out is 12 pm. Contact owner if Saturday switchout day needs to be changed or if stay is not on a weekly basis. Less than 5 night rentals will have $150.00 cleaning fee added. Contact owner with any other requests

Long term or monthly rental considered for winter months - contact owner to discuss

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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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Location

128 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Halifax International (Stanfield )
54 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
PEI Ferry (Caribou, Pictou)
16 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Trans Canada
30 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Antigonish/New Galsgow
400 Metres
Nearest Beach
Big Island

Car: Necessary

Big Island is located 30 kilometres from both Antigonish and New Glasgow. Both towns have all amenities: restaurants, banks, hospital, shopping, cinemas, live theatre , massage therapists, fitness centre, museum, etc.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: The Calgary based owners have been spending their last 17 summers along with their 3 kids at Big Island. It is a wonderful place to get away from the hustle and bustle of big city life and have the opportunity to slow down and enjoy the natural beauty of the area. Doug is a native of Antigonish and remembers spending time on Big Island beach as a kid.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 08/24/2016

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Photos

  • sunset  from deck

    sunset from deck

  • sky view of property

    sky view of property

  • queensize bed
Master Bedroom

    queensize bed Master Bedroom

  • queensize bed
Bedroom # 2

    queensize bed Bedroom # 2

  • main bathroom

    main bathroom

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • kitchen table for 6

    kitchen table for 6

  • sand dunes nearby

    sand dunes nearby

  • you never know who you'll find on the beach !

    you never know who you'll find on the beach !

  • Big Island beach

    Big Island beach

  • Entrance

    Entrance

  • ensuite bathroom

    ensuite bathroom

  • bunkbed bedroom #3

    bunkbed bedroom #3

  • Living room

    Living room

  • kitchen with eating bar

    kitchen with eating bar

  • Screened in porch

    Screened in porch

  • ocean view from deck

    ocean view from deck

  • great beach for walking

    great beach for walking

VRBO #692832

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Monday, November 21, 2016

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Pictou, Subd. C, NS, Canada #692832

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