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Tranquil Cove Near Lunenburg

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Lunenburg, Southwest Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia
This charming two bedroom cottage sits on 2 acres of peaceful and private grounds bordered by mature trees and forest, with stunning unobstructed views of ocean, pasture and forest. Located on Second Peninsula, ( between the towns of Lunenburg and Mahone Bay) this lush country setting is conveniently located a few minutes from amenity rich Lunenburg, a Unesco World Heritage Site. Shopping, museums and restaurants are less than 5 minutes away in Lunenburg and 10 minutes in Mahone Bay. Swimming at Bachman’s Beach, is a 5 minute drive at the end of Second Peninsula. Excellent cycling , is just out the door on Second Peninsula Road along the scenic coast, and the Lunenburg/ Mahone Bay cycle/hiking trail is steps away. Launch your kayak in front of the cottage and explore the cove and beyond.
Listing #FKN7469151
About the Owner
Joan B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:87%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2016
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Quiet, clean and well equipped house. We enjoyed our stay. Enjoyed meeting Joan, the owner who was most helpful. The water softener recharging noise was a surprise but it happened only once.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Traveler148295
GrandTour722705, VR Owner at Tranquil Cove Near Lunenburg, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thanks for your stay! Sorry to have forgotten to warn you about the possibility of the water conditioner recharging. Luckily it doesn't happen often.

Reviewed August 22, 2018

The house is beautiful and suitable for a family with two kids. We found everything we needed in the well-equipped kitchen and Joan even provided beach-towels for us. Additionally she gave us helpful advice with respect to the area, places to go and things to...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Philipp M
Management response:Responded August 24, 2018

Dear Philipp and Astrid, Thanks for being such considerate guests. I hope to see you in the future .:)

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Reviewed August 26, 2017


Date of stay: August 2017
Management response:Responded August 28, 2017


  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No events or parties please. It's always appreciated when the house is left in the same condition it was in upon check in. Lunenburg County has a strict recycling policy which...
    1 Full bath
    2 Fulls
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  • Cleaning fee: C$70 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: C$300 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood

Fishing/Water activities in and near Lunenburg:
Sailing, cruising, whale watching can be arranged in Lunenburg. From Pleasant Paddling in Blue Rocks you can rent kayaks or choose to participate in a guided kayak excursion. Your own kayaks can be launched from the cottage and explore the long cove.

The area is a cyclist’s dream with low traffic scenic coastal routes including Second Peninsula Rd , just out the door. The Lunenburg/Mahone Bay trail is a stone’s throw from the cottage . Lunenburg is a 15 bike on the trail and Mahone Bay about 45 minutes. Bikes can be rented at Sweet Rides Bicycle Shop in Mahone Bay.

Excellent Local Farm Markets
The Sunny Brook Farm Market is conveniently located on Prince’s Inlet about 2 kilometers away. It is open on weekends from 10am-4...
Getting around
Tranquil Cove is an 80 minute drive from Stanfield International Airport and a 70 minute drive from Halifax.
There is no public transportation so a car rental is necessary.
Excellent cycling is just out the door . The Mahone Bay/Lunenburg Trail is steps away. Lunenburg is a 3 minute drive and 30 minute walk along the trail.
Mahone Bay is a seven minute drive.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Stanfield International : 120.0 km
Railway: Halifax: 100.0 km
Ferry: Yarmouth/Portland : 300.0 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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