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Brier View Cottage, steps from the Ocean

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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Freeport, Southwest Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia
Located on Overcove Road, Brier View Cottage is steps from the ocean. The property sits on 10 acres of land and has 300 feet of waterfront. It has a beautiful view of Grand Passage, Brier Island and Peter's Island, which has a functioning lighthouse. The sunsets are spectacular all year long and the area is renowned for some of the highest tides in the world.

The property has many gardens, both vegetable and flower, and there is always something spectacular in bloom. Visitors are encouraged to help themselves to the vegetable gardens, pick bouquets of flowers, and enjoy the sitting areas in the gardens.

There are many hiking trails that are accessible from the home, the closest being Dartmouth Point which is a 120 acre park where seals and other wildlife can be frequently sighted. This trail is a 3-minute walk from the house and i...
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Listing #FKN3123267
About the Owner
Katherine F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2013
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

It was a surprisingly beautiful cottage - every room was artistically designed, every item was carefully arranged. I was so much appreciate Katherine (owner)'s caring and love of this house shown everywhere, the staying in cottage itself became an unforgettable Nova Scotia experience! If I...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Dan L
Management response:Responded 26 September 2017

Thanks Dan! We love to hear this! It is what we strive for. Come again Katherine

Reviewed 4 September 2015

Beautiful location, great property with lovely gardens, and great view of the water, a lighthouse and Brier island. Great whale watching. Very relaxing, quiet area, very friendly locals. Was a great place to unwind for a week before visiting Halifax and the typical tourist venues....More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank AmandaGriener
Management response:Responded 14 September 2015

Thanks so much! I'm glad you enjoyed yourselves and hope you return one day. Katherine and Markus

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Reviewed 13 January 2015

We spent a week at the Brier View Cottage in NS and we just loved it! We wanted a quiet, peaceful cottage on the water to be able to sit and relax - to enjoy coffee in the morning and gaze at the calm water....More

Date of stay: June 2014
1  Thank Joelle S
Management response:Responded 8 February 2015

I am so happy you enjoyed your stay! I hope that you will come and visit our cottage again one day. Katherine

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
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Airport: Halifax: 0.0 km
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