Best kept secret in Nova Scotia
|Per week:||$801 - $975|
The house comfortably sleeps 5. There are two double and one single beds. One of the doubles is located on the third floor. It is child and pet friendly. A gorgeous bathroom with a claw foot tub, on the 2nd floor, invites a personal spa experience at home. A sheltered, outdoor hot water shower in the Cape Cod tradition, with south facing sunshine, awakens in you a celebration of embracing the great outdoors.
The house is filled with books, art, music, and the comforts of the soul. FIne linens and kitchen essentials are provided. A complimentary basket of locally roasted Laughing Whale coffee beans and delicious jams from the Lunenburg Farmers' Market await each guest.The kitchen is simple but extremely comfortable and cheerful. All the basics are there. Plus, we provide supplies of flour, sugar, oil, vinegar, spices, and tea. Free wireless internet access is available throughout the house.
This house was built by a fisherman who loved his charming community, and here you too will thrive in the intoxicating rustic charm of Stonehurst South. On the water is the original two story fish shack where the fishermen would clean and sell their catch. Unplugged, it is now an ideal spot for painting, reading, writing, relaxing, dining, all the pleasure in life. Two kayaks and a rowboat are available for your enjoyment.
|Jun 22 2014||Oct 12 2014||-||-||$975||-||1 Week|
|Oct 18 2014||Nov 15 2014||-||-||$800||-||1 Week|
|Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.|
|Lodging tax: no tax|
|Tax I.D.: no tax|
|Deposits: Cdn$500.00 deposit when booking, balance due upon arrival (money order, cash, VISA, or MC). Cancellation policy: full refund (minus $25 cancellation fee) for cancellation at least 4 weeks prior to the reserved date. Cancellation within 4 weeks of the reserved date will be refunded only if we are able to rebook the cottage. Deposit for last minute bookings (within 2 weeks) is full amount of $975. Refund for cancellation only if the cottage is rebooked for the same week.|
|Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Mastercard, Money Order, Visa|
- 2 Double Beds
- 1 Twin Bed
- Beach Chairs
- View (Ocean)
- Beach Towels
- High Speed Internet
- Outdoor Shower
- View (Water)
- Dock/Boat Slip
- Parking Included
- Full Kitchen
- Linens Provided
- Pet Friendly
- Wood Stove
- Alarm Clock
- DVD Player
- TV (Cable/Satellite)
- CD Player
- Gas Grill
- Refrigerator (Full)
- Charcoal Grill
- Hair Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Grocery Store
- Whale Watching
- Gym/Fitness Center
- Live Entertainment
- Movie Theater
- Shopping Area
- Kitchen staples (tea, flour, sugar, spices, olive oil, vinegar, etc) are supplied
- Upon arrival guests receive a basket of locally roasted coffee beans and jams from the Lunenburg farmer's market.
Reviews for this vacation cottage rental in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
Jennifer Burch Madden
Post Mills, VT
Love this house and area!
March 8, 2014
This was my family's summer home when I was a child. (The date listed above is made up, dates are required in order to post.) Cindy bought this house from us years ago, and has loved it as well. It shows! The property is lovelier than ever. The buildings look great and her gardens are beautiful. This area is amazing. The waters are a delight, especially if you are a paddler. The seals pop up all around you when you pull up your paddle around some of the smaller islands. Their eyes are so soulful and their expressions so dear. Come stay at this house. You will love it. The neighbors are wonderful people. The view is spectacular. Go for a walk. Pick some wild blueberries. Go clamming. Go paddling. Go sailing. Check out the Folk Music Festival and the Folk Art Festival. Enjoy it all. Have fun in Stonehurst! I kinda like it there. :)
To receive such heartfelt comments from Jennifer, who spent her childhood summers in this house at Stonehurst...is quite wonderful. Thank you Jennifer. Jennifer's family this remarkable home from its orginal owner/builder, Henry Whynacht, who was a fisherman in Stonehurst. A portrait of Henry ("Hennie") hangs in the kitchen. Both Hennie's family and Jennifer's filled the house with wonderful memories. And Jennifer is so right about the soulful eyes of the seals. And the blueberries....
Halifax Nova Scotia
August 21, 2013
Cindy's house is charming and comfortable and has wonderful views from almost every window. The outdoor spaces are varied with many places to sit and drink in the beauty of the area. When the mood strikes, it is so simple to slip the kayaks into the water and explore the many nearby inlets. Close by are Bachman's beach which is good for swimming and Hirtles beach which is great for a long beach walk at low tide. Lunenburg and Mahone Bay are both very appealing towns where one can enjoy art galleries, pottery studios, and good food. There are several local farmer's markets that are really worth seeking out as well . Stonehurst is very special and words cannot fully describe the majic of being there.
Montreal, QC, Canada
March 15, 2013
A beautiful home, comfortable and warmly decorated, with all the amenities you could hope for including a clawfoot bathtub and outdoor shower! Sleeps 5 comfortably with two double beds and a single. The house itself is built in the tradition of those quintessential Eastern seaboard homes with charming wood shingles! It overlooks a breathtaking bay and little boathouse from which you can swim, kayak, or simply enjoy the sunset. Close to the picturesque town of Lunenburg and a scenic drive from surrounding beaches, we will definitely be returning! Cindy was friendly and extremely helpful.
From a grateful guest last summer:
Old world charm in a unique location with all the conveniences of home...and more!
How I miss luxuriating in the bath after a day kayaking right from the doorstep, not to mention awakening to sunrise in the cove.The visions still haunt me.
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About:Hello, I've lived in Nova Scotia since 1996. I moved to Stonehurst South, just outside of Lunenburg after living in the urban core of downtown Toronto. I fell in love with this rustic fishing area formerly known as Black Rocks. I've never known such a friendly, easy- going community. Due to my graduate...
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