#30 Captains Watch Oceanfront Retreat, McGraths Cove  NS


Bedrooms:  6
(1 Queen (2nd level), 2 doubles and a twin (main floor), Double and a twin (lower level))
Bathrooms:  3.5
Checkin:  3:00 PM
Checkout:  10:00 AM


Washer on Premise, Oceanfront, High Speed Internet, Non-Smoking, Waterviews, Ocean View, Boat Dock, BBQ/Gas Grill, Fireplace/Woodstove, Dryer on Premise

CONTACT PHONE: 709-745-2760 or 800-780-3682


The locals say that Nova Scotia is the place where heaven meets earth, and nowhere is that more true than on this Peggy's Cove area oceanfront retreat. To see this 5 Bedroom 3.5 bath newly restored home and its picture-perfect sheltered cove, is to fall in love. It is a great choice for a family holiday or romantic getaway. Captains Watch is located on the south shore of Nova Scotia in the prime sailing community on St Margaret's Bay and a short 25 minutes from the province's capital city of Halifax.A yachtsman's paradise the property features a 150 ft of ocean frontage, deep water anchorage, dock, and jetty system, as well as a 1000 lb mooring ball. The furnished boathouse/guesthouse is heated and self contained with a kitchenette, loft sleeping area, and wrap around deck. When you walk through the door, the sense of space, the openness of the rooms, and the soaring ceilings marry beautifully with the unobstructed water views. The main floor consists of a large open concept living room, dining area, and kitchen. The kitchen is fully equipped with all the necessary tools to prepare a gourmet meal. On the main floor there are also 3 bedrooms , a large full bathroom, and a laundry room with washer and dryer.Large windows wrap the back and sides of the house so that the stunning views can be enjoyed from all angles. The hardwood staircase up leads to a master suite with queen-sized bed, walk-in closet, ensuite bath and private balcony. The lower level family room is cozy with a second propane fireplace and full bathroom.


1 Queen (2nd level), 2 doubles and a twin (main floor), Double and a twin (lower level)


Besides the stunning natural beauty of this area there are a whole host of exciting activities and experiences to savor. The region is noted for its hiking trails, kayaking adventures, whale watching, birding activities, and golf courses and our pristine beaches offer fun for the whole family. Here you are less than 15 minutes away from all the amenities you will need (grocery stores, liquor store, public library, gas stations, movie rentals, take-out restaurants, etc.)


The Boat House is NOT to be used as sleeping quarters during the guests stay due to insurance regulations.


Reviewer City: Susan Koppelaar         Departure Date: 09/02/2017
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It was clean, tidy and we loved it.The instructions for the garbage/recycle/compost were a little confusing but I think we figured them out.The house is spacious and wel kept.