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A truly magical holiday experience awaits - Incredible Views !

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

As featured in Saltscapes magazine Fall issue 2016

Great for family holiday or romantic getaway!!.

Located right in the heart of Peggy's Cove on the oceanfront. Great for a family get away or romantic holiday.

This sun drenched property includes the most spectacular views and sunsets imaginable.

The cottage blends old world charm, with all the modern conveniences. The 1650 sq foot cottage has been lovingly restored including the original floors and open beamed ceilings. Million dollar views from every window!

The cottage sleeps 5 in total. 2 in the king size bed in the master bedroom, one in the middle bedroom, and 2 in the queen bed in the DeGarthe room. This is named after our famous next door neighbour William DeGarthe, a Dutch artist who lived a lifetime in the village carving a dedication to the hard working lifestyle of the fisherman in the solid granite wall next door to the cottage.

If you are seeking solitude and some peace and quiet it's the right place to stay. This seaside paradise is where you want to be. .

Directly behind the cottage are ocean tidal pools perfect for a swim in the revitalizing Atlantic Ocean. Peggy's Cove Cottage is the ultimate in views, convenience, and a fantastic location.

We are a 5 minute drive from Ryers Lobster pound where you can buy fresh

lobsters and seafood for a great Maritime feast!!

The nearby Rhubarb restaurant has great reviews and fresh food to offer,HIGHLY recommend it !! A booking in advance is recommended!

A truly magical holiday experience awaits.

Our goal is for you to enjoy your stay with us and all that Nova Scotia has to offer!!

More Details

Claire Paruch
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have had a wonderful few days in your cozy and comfortable cottage.It is very quaint loved it! And what a view!
Jul 2014
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Peggys Cove Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing


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average rating of 4.92 based on 33 reviews

Wonderful getaway -- even better than advertised!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at the cottage for a week to finish a manuscript for a book we were writing. We could not have picked a better spot. The cottage is beautiful -- wonderful kitchen, comfortable bedrooms, great fireplace on the first floor. The view of Peggy's Cove is perfect. Spent many mornings with coffee and a book sitting on the porch that directly overlooks the cove. It is an easy walk to a little store that features espresso. We took a boat dinner cruise one evening, highly recommended. Again, a short walk from our doorstep to the dock where the boat departs from. Lots of local "color," as in locals selling smoked fish out of the back of truck. Just great. Our hosts who own the house were responsive whenever we needed anything. We will be returning sometime soon, will be a regular destination.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Otis and Katrina!!! THANK YOU SOOOOOOOOO MUCH for the beautiful review!! We appreciate you taking the time! I am glad you enjoyed your stay and LOVED meeting you both!!! YES! PLEASE come back . I hope all is well with you ? We plan on coming your way in the future. Will let you know!! Best wishes Claire!
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Cecilia, Kentucky

Absolutely beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We have been to Nova Scotia before and love the Peggy's Cove area. We love the beautiful scenery right outside the cottage. It was very convenient for us to walk to the Sou'wester and have breakfast and lunch/dinner. Loved walking all over the granite boulders and watching the ocean. A big plus for us was the Super moon! So bright! We will definitely stay again next time we travel to Nova Scotia and will recommend it to our family and friends.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: THANK YOU Tina for your lovely review!! We are happy you enjoyed your stay and HOPE we see you again!! We so appreciate you choosing the cottage for your stay!!! Best wishes and MANY thanks Claire
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  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had always wanted to visit Nova Scotia and we're So glad we chose Peggys Cove! The cottage is Very Special and has to have the BEST views there! We went to Halifax one day and Lunenburg another. The other 4 full days were spent enjoying Peggys Cove! The whole experience was Perfect!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: THANK YOU Peggy and Trip for your lovely review!!! It was WONDERFUL to meet you both as well!!! Let me know if you decide to do your 'adventure!!! Best wishes to you both and HOPE we see you again!!!
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Amazing views of the Cove

  • 5 of 5

Listing was as advertised. Inside and out the cottage was well maintained and clean. Amazing views from almost every window. We have recommended Peggys Cove Cottage to a number of friends interested in going out East in the near future. Next time out East we would rent again.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: THANK YOU very much Eric and Pam!! It was LOVELY to meet you all and YES we CERTAINLY would LOVE to see you all again!!! Best wishes!! Claire and Paul!
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Amazing views!

  • 5 of 5

Authentically and lovingly restored sea captain's cottage, fully equipped with all modern conveniences. Picture perfect view of Peggy's Cove and its iconic lighthouse. Ideal spot for a relaxing week. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! Your comments are VERY important to us and we appreciate the very kind review!! Hope to see you all again!!!
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The gem of Peggys Cove

  • 5 of 5

If the earthly paradise ever existed, it must have been there...

If you seek living a wonderful experience by the ocean, don't look any further, you've juste found it.

Everything was just perfect, the Cottage, the sight, the site, the poeples, the local food and of course, the ocean...

We felt like we were literally living in a postcard!

And the owners are just fantastic, very communicative and helpful.

We really enjoyed each and every seconds of our stay.

Thanks for sharing with us your wonderfull piece of paradise!

We really hope to return someday!

Stephane Paquette

Québec, Canada

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: OH STEPHANE!!!! This is beautiful!! THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! We are so glad everything was to your liking and you enjoyed the beauty of the Cove! We CERTAINLY HOPE to see you again!!! Best wishes!!! xxx
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Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
YHZ Robert L Stanfield Airport
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Peggys Cove Cottage Rental Rates

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4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

All fees included in rental, no additioanl cleaning fees etc.
Price includes Max of 5 overnight guests

Terms and Conditions and Rental Agreements will provided.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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