The unique Carriage House, set in the centre of a mature natural mixed woodland with 60ft (20m) evergreens, is surrounded by manicured gardens on a quiet cul-de-sac.
The main living area is equipped with "Murphy bed", that folds down easily from the cabinet behind the sofa. The sofa folds-out to become a full sized double bed.
This new executive class, fully self-contained studio apartment with five sky lights and an extensive window seat is decorated in a southwestern decor with a mellow wood trim and terra cotta tile floors.
The Queen size Murphy bed, in the Carriage House, folds up into the wall for more daytime living space!.
The Carriage House has amenities which, include; TV, DVD, CD player, WIFI, private telephone, fax, laundry and an air exchanger.
Prepare your meals in a fully equipped kitchen with full stove, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, coffee peculator.
The single beds in the Carriage House loft are a favourite with children.
The Carriage House offers a unique view of the gardens that surround it. Sip your morning coffee and watch the birds and other small animals from the sunny windows of the Carriage House. The window seats are the perfect place for reading or just enjoying the peace and quiet of the garden.
A spacious private deck with gas barbecue overlooks the garden containing vegetables, berry bushes, grape vines and mixed fruit trees
The Carriage House has an extended stay monthly rental option available January - May each year. Please enquire for details.
Knightswood Bed & Breakfast Carriage House is an ideal location for relaxing and touring. We are a short 15 minute drive or a trip on the ferry will bring you to the center of Halifax or the Dartmouth waterfront. Be sure and visit the Historic Halifax Public Gardens. There you will find excellent theatres, art galleries and museums on both sides of the harbour.
Be sure and check into our great festivals & events while you are here.
Visit the Shubenacadie Canal Explore our nearby Walking Trails.
Need to do some shopping? Check out the largest shopping centers in Maritimes. Both just a short drive away. - Micmac Mall & Dartmouth Crossing.
There so many easy day trips which allow you to explore a wide variety of activities. Places like the quaint Fishermanâ??s Cove Village, beautiful Eastern Shore beaches, South Shore Villages such as Peggyâ??s Coveand the Annapolis Valley. At the end of the day return back to your quiet retreat and relax on the decks or by the pond.
Locally visit all the historic sights of Halifax, take a city tour, go deep sea fishing or whale watching. In the evening enjoy some of our many excellent restaurants or barbecue back at the Carriage House. Outdoor activities are but a few minutes away.
There are numerous golf courses to choose from all between ten to twenty minutes away. We offer discounted golf at The Links at Montague. The wonderful woodland Shubie Park is two minutes away and offers many kilometers of prepared walking trails and a lake side supervised swim area. If you enjoy cycling, the Waverley road is a favorite of locals as it follows the lakes and wanders through a desirable residential section of Halifax County and the Knightswood is part of the route!
Finally if you still have energy at the end of the day the night life of the area will offer exceptional samples of Maritime music and talent or you may want to try your luck at our Casino.
The Carriage House, set in the centre of mature natural mixed woodland evergreens, surrounded by manicured gardens on a quiet cul-de-sac. Spend the early morning listening to the peaceful sounds of a waterfall or watching the koi swim lazily in the pond.
We offer amenities such as; central air-conditioning TV, DVD, CD player, WIFI, washer and dryer, off street parking and security system. . We are a family friendly tourist accommodation. Business travellers are also welcomed. There is an extended stay monthly rental option available January â?? May each year. Please inquire for details.+ More