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Find the perfect vacation rental for your Cole Harbour getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Cole Harbour with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Cole Harbour

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Cole Harbour has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Links at Montague (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Emera Oval (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Clay Cafe Paint Your Own Pottery Studio (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Hope For Wildlife (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Aplaydia Indoor Playground (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cole Harbour

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cole Harbour is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Public Gardens Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Rainbow Haven Beach Provincial Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • McCormacks Beach Provincial Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • MacCormacks Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Lawlor Island Provincial Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • McNabs Island Provincial Park (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Cole Harbour

The nearest airport is in Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), located 17 mi (27.3 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Cole Harbour?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 148 house rentals around Cole Harbour. From 58 house rentals to 73 condo and apartment rentals, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Cole Harbour is on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cole Harbour?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Cole Harbour:

  • South End: 137 vacation rentals
  • North End: 104 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 21 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Halifax: 115 vacation rentals
  • Harbourview: 24 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Cole Harbour?

Vrbo Canada offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Cole Harbour. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Lawrencetown Beach: 258 home rentals
  • Dalhousie University: 326 home rentals
  • Historic Properties: 297 home rentals
  • Fisherman's Cove: 284 home rentals
  • Crystal Crescent Beach: 291 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cole Harbour listed on Vrbo Canada where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cole Harbour?

Yes, of course. Vrbo Canada has 58 Houses in Cole Harbour. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cole Harbour include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 73 lodging choices
  • Studios: 59 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 6 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cole Harbour?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation homes with pool available in Cole Harbour.

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