PIPER'S PATH OCEANFRONT BEACH HOUSE

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
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PIPER'S PATH OCEANFRONT BEACH HOUSE

Antigonish House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Welcome to our special piece of Nova Scotia paradise! This post and beam home is located on a 2.3 acre oceanfront lot overlooking the warm waters of the Northumberland Strait. The community is called Dr's Brook and is a 15 minute drive from the town of Antigonish. The house has an unparalleled view of the ocean, P.E.I. across the straight, and gorgeous sunsets off the west deck.

The beach is only 100 feet away from the house where you can swim, snorkel, walk, look for fossils, collect snail shells or just relax and soak up the sun. From the deck you can watch eagles, hawks, blue herons, hummingbirds and loons fly by when you aren't busy laughing at the seals and whales as they frolic in the ocean on their way to their fishing grounds.

The beach is very quiet, as there are only 3 other cottages nearby. The house is ideal for families or couples looking for privacy and relaxation near the ocean.

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Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Owner
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Debbie, We surely did enjoy our stay and are hopeful we will be able to go back next year. The weather was great up until the night before we left.and the house was perfect. No one wanted to go home. My three year old granddaughter thinks we should just live there forever. Let me know when you put up your schedule for next summer.



Thanks again for sharing such a wonderful place.

Margaret
Aug 2009
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
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Reviews

4.9
based on 13 traveler reviews

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Piper's Path Oceanfront Beach House
average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews
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Piper's Path Oceanfront Beach House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p121836vb
(403) 249-8241 (Alberta, Canada)
Antigonish Nova Scotia
Oakville Canada
5

Awesome vacation! Perfect cottage

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I took 5 kids to this beautiful cottage (ages 6 mths to 18) and we truly had an amazing time. The cottage was perfect and the pics do not do it justice. Very cozy clean and beautiful views. Steps to the beach where the kids explored for days. Highly recommend! Great distance from pei ferry and cape Breton. Loved it thanks Debbie!
  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Piper's Path Oceanfront Beach House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p121836vb
(403) 249-8241 (Alberta, Canada)
Antigonish Nova Scotia
Cochrane, AB Canada
5

Fabulous Getaway

  • 5 of 5
We have stayed at this fabulous beach house twice now and both times did not disappoint. The perfect sunsets, great views and cozy cottage make this the perfect little get away.

Each morning, we would enjoy a coffee with the hummingbirds and a view of our own personal ocean. The days were spent touring around, eating fresh seafood, and fishing.
The chill vibe of Antigonish was so relaxing and everyone was so friendly, we felt right at home.
At night we would enjoy a bon fire with a glass of wine on the beach after and each night showed us a different beautiful sunset.

The homeowner's are fabulous and very easy to deal with. They're incredibly helpful and know the area perfectly for things such as where a good diving hole is, where to do the best fishing, to where to get the best seafood.

We will continue to come back and we HIGHLY recommend this to anyone.

2 Giant Thumbs Up!!!
  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Piper's Path Oceanfront Beach House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p121836vb
(403) 249-8241 (Alberta, Canada)
Antigonish Nova Scotia
5

Family retreat

  • 5 of 5
We came for the Thanksgiving weekend to visit my son who attends St. FX and all 8 of us stayed at this beautiful cottage. To be there and experience the scenery and landscape was truly a retreat experience for all of us. The cottage was sparkling clean and had everything even a family as large as ours required. It was a pleasure to live for a few days in an environment that was obviously truly cared for. Everything from the comfortable furniture, antique pieces, artwork, bedding, gorgeous deck and large basement space was very much appreciated. Every one of us had a bed to sleep in and, quite frankly, the pictures you see of the cottage don't even do it justice. We'll be back for sure. Staying at Piper's Path Oceanfront Beach House was definitely the best part of our visit to Nova Scotia.
  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Mary, we are so glad that your entire family enjoyed their stay at the cottage and that having a place to relax made your trip to Nova Scotia even more enjoyable. Hopefully when you return you will be able to stay a bit longer and enjoy all that the area has to offer!
business
Piper's Path Oceanfront Beach House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p121836vb
(403) 249-8241 (Alberta, Canada)
Antigonish Nova Scotia
Ottawa
5

Great cottage near Antigonish

  • 5 of 5
My family of 5 stayed here because my oldest daughter wanted to visit St. Francis Xavier University so we decided to make a vacation out of the visit. This cottage is exactly as it's advertised on this site. We had a great time. The only thing is this year the beach was not sandy it was rocky but the kids loved exploring the rocks and there is a sandy public beach nearby plus other beaches in the area ( try Pomquet beach). The water at the cottage was the warmest out of the beaches we visited. The cottage was very clean when we arrived and everything is well organized. Very private and quiet. Only 1 cottage nearby and it was empty while we were there. The owner answered all my questions that I asked promptly. I would definately stay here again. All you really need to bring is your clothes and food.
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Piper's Path Oceanfront Beach House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p121836vb
(403) 249-8241 (Alberta, Canada)
Antigonish Nova Scotia
Rideau Ferry Ontario
5

PIPERS PATH

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at this cottage the week before our son's wedding in Antigonish. It was approx. 20 minutes from the town. Upon arrival, everything was exactly as shown in the pictures and as the description.provided . The place was spotless, the kitchen was fully equipped with every item needed, garage had every toy for a holiday. The beach, though rocky, was wonderful. We walked the beach many times.It was private and very quiet. Sunsets were fabulous. The lobster from Arisaig pier was superb and fun to go and get them fresh from the fishery.. The owners were very helpful in suggesting activities and so easy to offer help in getting the cottage prepared for us.
I would love to return to Pipers Path. We had some stressful days, preparing for the upcoming wedding, not being in my own home and all, however, the cottage offered me a time of peaceful relaxation when I could grab a moment.
Coffee on the deck in the mornings, watching the lobster boats, or wine in the evenings on the deck watching the sunset were my AHHHH moments.!!!
We were able to have some of our friends stay with us, during the week, as there was plenty of room in the cottage bedrooms and bathrooms
The only improvement would have been the weather - we had lots of rain, but we take what mother nature gives us.
Thank You Debbie for sharing your special place with my family. We loved it and give you a big thumbs up .
  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Piper's Path Oceanfront Beach House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p121836vb
(403) 249-8241 (Alberta, Canada)
Antigonish Nova Scotia
Halifax
5

So relaxing

  • 5 of 5
Lovely location, great views and the condition of the cottage was very clean, cosy and inviting. All the amenities and more provided.
I would definetly recommend others to stay here, especially if you're looking for a relaxing getaway in the peace and quiet.
The only slight downside is that the beach is more rocky than sandy but there is more than enough land surrounding the cottage to be able to sunbathe, play volleyball etc
Highly recommended
  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at Piper's Path Rebecca. Our beach changes over time depending on what Mother Nature decides to do! Some years it is sandy and other years it it more pebbly. For those that like a very sandy beach, the Arisaig public beach is only 5 minutes away and it is always sandy. During low tide it has an enormous sand bar that stretches from one wharf to the other.

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
200 Kilometres
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Nearest Ferry
45 Kilometres
Pictou
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
Highway 104
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Arisaig, Nova Scotia
Nearest Golf
22 Miles
Antigonish Golf and Country club
Car: necessary

Bird watching, fossil hunting, St. Francis Xavier University in town, live theatre nightly in Antigonish.

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Availability & Rates

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Antigonish House Rental Rates

Notes

  • $1150-$2050/wk
  • Canadian Dollars
  • Jan. - Apr. ... $1150/week.
  • May..... $1400/week.
  • June.....$1550/week.
  • July-Aug...$2050/week.
  • Sept.-Oct..$1550/week.
  • Nov. Dec....$1400/week
  • A minimum 3 night stay is required.
  • Cleaning fee.... $175.00

Amenities

Amenities

Antigonish House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Rumpus Room
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Water Cooler
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove
  • Microwave
  • Blender
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pantry Items
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , en-suite bathroom in master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , located on main floor
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 queen , has en-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Basement bedroom - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (2) The master bedroom and the basement bedroom contain queen beds., Twin or Single Beds (2) The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms upstairs have 2 twins each.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Video Library ...
  • Radio
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Games for Kids
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Sand Box
  • Deck / Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony
  • Deck Furniture
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Golf Clubs
  • Wood Deck
  • Walkway to Water
  • 8 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • live theater
  • health/beauty spa
  • forests
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • massage therapist
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • basketball court
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • deepsea fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking