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Find the perfect vacation rental for your Cole Harbour getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Cole Harbour with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Cole Harbour

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Cole Harbour has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Links at Montague (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Emera Oval (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Clay Cafe Paint Your Own Pottery Studio (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Hope For Wildlife (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Aplaydia Indoor Playground (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cole Harbour

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cole Harbour is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Public Gardens Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Rainbow Haven Beach Provincial Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • McCormacks Beach Provincial Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • MacCormacks Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Lawlor Island Provincial Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • McNabs Island Provincial Park (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Cole Harbour

The nearest airport is in Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), located 17 mi (27.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Cole Harbour?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 232 vacation rentals near Cole Harbour. From 84 Houses to 128 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cole Harbour for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Cole Harbour?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Cole Harbour. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Lawrencetown Beach: 265 vacation rentals
  • Halifax Port: 310 vacation rentals
  • Fisherman's Cove: 295 vacation rentals
  • Historic Properties: 311 vacation rentals
  • Nova Scotia Archives: 324 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cole Harbour listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cole Harbour?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 84 Houses in Cole Harbour. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cole Harbour include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 128 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cole Harbour?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 30 vacation rentals with pool available in Cole Harbour. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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