Mahone Bay vacation rentals offer something other Nova Scotia, Canada rentals may not -- a quaint coastal village for tourism. Many of the villages around Mahone Bay cottages were founded on the fishing industry, with tourism as a secondary economic boost. At any of the Mahone Bay Beach house rentals, you can expect modern accommodations with all the comforts of home.
If you travel to Nova Scotia in summer, your vacation will be characterized by mostly sunny days that are perfect for water adventures. From Mahone Bay vacation rentals, it will be easy to get downtown to rent boats, go on whale watching tours, or even fish for lobster and crab. On a perfect day around Mahone Bay cottages, the bay is completely calm, inviting guests to enjoy the views. Several Mahone Bay Beach house rentals have decks, docks, or porches from which to enjoy the bay and the surrounding forest. In fact, you may not want to leave the house due to the enjoyments of it.
If you feel adventurous, consider taking a trip into town. Mahone Bay cottages are minutes from downtown attractions like the marina, art and antique shops, and several city landmarks. Mahone Bay was founded in 1754, when Ephraim Cook started a shipbuilding industry on its shoreline. By the 1800s, Three Churches was built and has been a must-see landmark for tourism. The church greets visitors with open arms for tours and partaking in services. There are also some Cape Cod, Victorian, and Georgian homes still standing you might wish to see. In fact, a couple of the Mahone Bay vacation rentals are these older homes.
Mahone Bay Beach house rentals offer luxury and comforts for an enjoyable stay, but do not forget Mahone Bay Settlers Museum and Cultural Center. The Museum is in a house from the 1850s that offers ceramic collections from the 1890s to 1950s. There are also a number of seasonal exhibits regarding present-day Mahone Bay and inhabitants.