The Eagle's Nest - Winter Wonderland Getaway!
Please note that for all winter reservations, the cancellation policy will not be enforced if you must cancel due to a bad weather forecast. After all it's Canada!
Also if you are viewing the property on VRBO, prices are shown in USD. Consult Homeaway.ca for CAD prices. Also VRBO seems to think we are in Lunenburg. No, we are 30 minutes away!! Centrally located just outside of Bridgewater.
Lake Front Chalet perched on a hill on a 5 acre property. Private yet not isolated. Year round sunsets over Minankeak Lake with a terrace and sunroom overlooking the Lake. Charcoal BBQ for your cooking pleasure, Fireplace for winter getaways and Fire Pit for summer - Fire wood supplied, kayaks by the boathouse. Post and Beam Open Concept style chalet .
A Pet friendly home.
The Lake House sits at the end of a dead-end road just 3 km from highway 103. Bob & the Boys, the local Farm Market is right at the corner, with fresh local produce from Nova Scotia. Just 10 minutes away you are in downtown Bridgewater, a mid-size town with all conveniences, including groceries, hardware, banks, hospital etc.
On the way you will pass by Indian Farms. Also local produce ans the chance to pick strawberries (early July) , raspberries , blueberries, (August), Apples (September).
Now for the Beaches. Beaches are within 25 km of the house (30 minutes max). These include Crescent Beach , Bachman's beach (Second Peninsula), Risser's Beach Provincial Park, Hirtle's Beach, White Point and Summerville Beach.
Also about 30 minutes away is Historical Lunenburg with it's fabulous restaurants, harbour, waterfront promenade, our infamous Bluenose, a Golf course, shopping, horse and buggy rides, pottery shops, pub, haunted tour and more...
Mahone Bay is about 20 minutes away. Sunday market, lots of shops and the best shoe store around.
Apart from kicking back and enjoying the Lake you can see the Oven's Park with its Natural Sea Caves and the thunderous roar of the waves crashing. Indian Falls, is a local watering hole, with a natural swimming pool and own little waterfalls. Beach chair, cooler and your dog... perfect day down by the river.
Sleeping arrangements: The Chalet has one bedroom with a new memory foam bed. A good night sleep is assured.. An extra guest can be accommodated on the Davenport sofa. We also provide a memory foam Pad to ensure comfort.
Need more space...?
Also available is The ground floor Studio - The Eagle's Landing, with a new Queen size memory foam bed, marble tile shower and heated floor, , deck (with privacy fencing on one side), galley kitchenette, BBQ and still a great view. Offered for $95CAD night. This is the same house, but the ground floor.
Concerns about privacy...
We have installed a privacy fence on the side of the deck so that vacationers upstairs, can't see the deck downstairs. With a separate entrance, and separate parking, privacy concerns are not an issue! Many options!!
Heating / Air Conditioning: Provided by a heat pump. Click button and you have the perfect temperature.
A full bathroom in the loft area and a half bathroom on the main floor with washer and dryer.
Amenities: Internet, Washer/Dryer, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Linens &Towels, Kayaks by the boat house. The boat house actually has bunk beds and a little sitting area but no electricity. Our end of the Lake has islands and little coves. So Kayak away in pure peace and serenity.
This is our fourth year hosting and we love it! After speaking to many of our guests we have made some modifications to better suit visitors. Thank you for all your constructive criticism! Added: New Timber wall on the terrace for safety and provide extra seating. Privacy fence installed for the downstairs studio, Renovated sunroom with a deck flooring and new patio doors.. Renovated workshop and loading bay, solar lights by entrances, Step leading to the lake, fire pit on the terrace.
All appliances are new and has a cooking woodstove.,
The Eagle's Nest is a perfect "Get-away" for a few days or a full vacation. You just won't run out of things to do.
Have a great Summer and enjoy Nova Scotia.Get the full listing »