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5 Bdrm House On 100 Acres On Ocean

#177055 · Cottage Rental in , ,

5 Bedrooms
10 guests
1 Full Bathroom
Cottage Rental

Property Description

Comfortable quiet 1800's Farm house on 100 acres with shore access to Merigomish Harbour in Pictou County, NS. Old orchards in front and back of house. Surrounded by fields.

Upstairs : 2 small bdrms w/singles, 2 large bdrms with 1 dbl ex long and 1 double repectively.

Downstairs : Parlour w/queen bed, Dining rm, Alcove w/pullout couch, Kitchen, Living rm w/ pull out couch, Bathrm w/tub /shower.

Furnishings-old, dated, worn, eclectic, comfortable, non matching, etc...

Linens and basics provided.

10 mins to New Glasgow. 30 mins to Antigonish. 1 hr to Cape Breton.2 hrs from Halifax.

Small town living.

Very scenic coastal rural area of small towns [pop about 300] with local wharves, farms and tons of wildlife. Good novice kayaking. Deer in the orchard, Bald eagles in the sky.

Bedroom Description

Downstairs-1 queen, 2 pullout couches.

Upstairs-1 dble extra long, 3 singles.

Tenting is allowed by renters.

Location Description

Shore is private, shallow and accessible via rough 1/2 K road thru corn field and is not visible from house due to rise in land. It is not sand. Not the choicest swimming but I swim there. Excellent for kayaking.

'Roy's Gut', a tidal waterway, runs behind the barn and house. Kayak at mid tide from behind house to the harbour [about 1 leasurely hour].

Melmerby Beach with lifeguard and amenities 10 mins drive. Big Island beach-wild and scenic without amenities 10mins drive.

Lobster season May 1 to July 1.

Plays at Bauer Theater in Antigonish.

Zipline -20mins drive.

Many festivals and activities in the area throughout the summer.

Good location for day trips to Halifax, Cape Breton, Prince Edward Island

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House Rules

Check In Time: 16:00
Check Out Time: 10:00
Max occupancy: 10 guests

Additional Information

Please be prepared to send the full amount for your rental at the time of booking.


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
3 Nights Minimum
$150 CAD - $800 CAD -

Additional Rates & Fees Description

$150 per extra night. Ask for weekend or less than weelky rentals



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Patio Furniture
Beach Chairs
Shallow Entry Beach
Parking Available

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Owner Information

Meg F.

Member Since 2011