La Maison Rouge (The Red House)
Beautiful house located on the southwest side of Nova Scotia on the Evangiline Trail. This area is unique to the Acadian people and their traditions. The house overlooks picturesque Baie St. Marie (St. Mary's Bay) which includes a view of Digby Neck that is 7 miles across the water. There is an accessable beach across the street that you can call your own! Sea birds, rocks and shells are in abundance as well as spectacular sunsets.
There are magnificent views from every room in the house and a sunset over the bay. All the rooms are clean, fully furnished and well kept.
The property stretches 3 acres in the back of the house and there is a small trail, up the driveway, that leads to fields of wild flowers, native birds and a small bog.
The downstairs consist of a kitchen, laundry room, bedroom, full bathroom, den and living room. The garage is connected to the house and opens into the kitchen via mud room. The kitchen windows show off the bay and a beautiful stone church that is a must to see.
The upstairs has two bedrooms and a complete bathroom with ample closet space and cozy nooks .
The linens are provided and line dried by the wind and sun!
The house is located in an area perfect for day trips. Annapolis Royal is 45 minutes away and is a quaint town rich with history , an amusement park and unique shops. Digby is 20 minutes away and has a fishing fleet that boast the best scallops in the world. On Saturdays there is a farmers market down the road that sells organic vegetables, homemade jam & jelly as well as hormone free meats. There are local artisans that sell art work, quilts and wood carvings. A basket of brochures will welcome you to get acquainted with what the area has to offer. There are a number of festivals and concerts that are worth viewing.(esp. July & August)
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A 50% Deposit will secure your reservation.
Payments made by check only.
Keywords: Water View Home
I have been going to this house since I was a little girl. My parents bought it from my great uncle and we used it as a summer home . It was so exciting as the days led up to our trip. We lived in the city and when we would get off the ferry the smell of the ocean and fresh air was thrilling! Our times there were filled with family , festivals and good food! As a family we would take day trips to various spots. No matter where we went we always found friendly people who were more then willing to answer our questions and guide us around the area. My parents did leave the city and made the house they're for many years. I live in Cape Cod Ma and I can't wait to get away from the hectic summers !Now I visit with my family and the circle goes round. Come share in the experience . You will be glad you did!
Great location for day trips or just to kick back and relax!
The views from all the rooms are amazing! The beach is across the street and if you walk down there you may see pheasants that nest in the tall grass.There is a great 3 mile walking trail down the road that winds around bay St. Marie. It is so peaceful and there are wild flowers and birds everywhere. On Friday evenings they have a lobster/crab boil complete with Acadian music and saturday mornings a farmers market.
Great for day trips to Lighthouse Trail. Enjoy historic guides at Fort Anne in Annapolis Valley. Features night tours through historic cemetery. Children and adults will love to visit Clements Park and Zoo where the closing of the park included a performance at the outdoor theater.
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Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$250.00|
|Notes||Guest staying a La Maison Rouge are responsible for recycling materials . Charts have been set up in different locations to assist in the process. We appreciate your cooperation with helping Nova Scotia stay green!|
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay. Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.