Holiday rentals in Nova Scotia

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Nova Scotia
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Best holiday rental deals in Nova Scotia

-21%
e.g. 29/12 - 5/01
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Downtown Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
from £113 £143
9flats.com
4.2
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-39%
e.g. 3/11 - 10/11
Accommodation ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Downtown Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia
from £186 £302
CanadaStays
5.0
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-52%
e.g. 5/01 - 12/01
Accommodation ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Musquodoboit Harbour, Halifax, Nova Scotia
from £132 £272
CanadaStays
5.0
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3,272 welcoming holiday lettings from 29 different providers, including VRBO and Booking.com, are listed in Nova Scotia. HomeToGo allows you to directly compare the offers of each property from various partners to find the best deal and save up to 52%.

Recommended holiday lettings in Nova Scotia

Rent a holiday apartment, home or cottage in Nova Scotia: from £27 per night

House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Berwick, Kings, Subd. A, Nova Scotia
from £90
CanadaStays
5.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Nine Mile River, East Hants, Nova Scotia
from £47
CanadaStays
5.0
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House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Riverport, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
from £165
CanadaStays
5.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Smiths Cove, Digby, Nova Scotia
from £30
CanadaStays
4.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Queensland, Halifax, Nova Scotia
from £94
HomeAway
5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia
from £90
CanadaStays
5.0
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
LaHave, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
from £75
HomeAway
4.5
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House ∙ 2 guests
Guysborough, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia
from £47
HomeAway
5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Lunenburg, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia
from £17
HomeAway
4.0
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Best holiday homes with a patio or terrace

Balcony/Patio
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Head of Chezzetcook, Halifax, Nova Scotia
from £80
HomeAway
4.9
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Balcony/Patio
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Hubbards, Halifax, Nova Scotia
from £99
HomeAway
4.7
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Balcony/Patio
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Hunts Point, Queens, Nova Scotia
from £135
HomeAway
4.9
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Top holiday accommodation with fishing spots nearby

Fishing
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Green Bay, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
from £84
HomeAway
4.0
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Fishing
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Hunts Point, Queens, Nova Scotia
from £235
HomeAway
5.0
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Fishing
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
LaHave, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
from £95
HomeAway
5.0
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Most popular holiday cottages with a fireplace

Fireplace
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Port Joli, Queens, Nova Scotia
from £76
CanadaStays
5.0
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Fireplace
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
New Germany, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
from £65
CanadaStays
5.0
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Fireplace
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Kempt Head, Victoria, Subd. B, Nova Scotia
from £33
HomeAway
5.0
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Nova Scotia

  • Internet (2,058)
  • No smoking (1,862)
  • Kitchen (1,797)
  • Parking (1,738)
  • TV (1,697)
  • Microwave (1,401)
  • BBQ (1,345)
  • Washer (1,214)
  • Garden (990)
  • Balcony/Patio (921)
  • No pets (809)
  • Dishwasher (758)
A few of the accommodation options provide a pool, which makes Nova Scotia an excellent holiday destination for people looking to spend their holidays poolside. Hotel rooms with pools in Nova Scotia are a wonderful option for groups of 4 and usually cost around £147 per night. If, ideally, you would like to be close to the water, one-third of the rentals offering a pool are situated within 2 kilometres of the waterfront. In Nova Scotia, there are a lot of choices if you want to book a holiday rental that allows pets. Most pet-friendly properties in Nova Scotia are house rentals. Furthermore, their average price is £133 a night. You can also find suitable city properties, as a few of the pet-friendly properties are centrally located (less than 2 kilometres from the city centre).

Price and Availability Index in Nova Scotia

Holiday Letting Price Information in Nova Scotia

We rendered price information data on the above graph to give you more insights on prices in Nova Scotia. in Nova Scotia, prices can go up to £120 (06/07 - 13/07). Conversely, the cheapest average prices are in a week of October (12/10 - 19/10).

Holiday Home Availability Information in Nova Scotia

Our availability graph helps you identify the busiest months in Nova Scotia. The week with the highest booking rate in the next 6 months is in December (22/12 - 29/12), where 41% of the holiday lettings are booked. On the contrary, you will find the highest number of available rentals in a week of September (28/09 - 05/10).

The weather in Nova Scotia


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Find the Nova Scotia climate diagram. This year, July will have higher average temperatures. On the other hand, you could have temperatures dropping under -12° in February. The rainiest month is July while the driest month is January.

Accommodations in Nova Scotia

In Nova Scotia, house rentals are the most common accommodation option. In addition, house rentals here have an average cost of £149 a night and a median size of 135 m². Moreover, this specific type of accommodation tends to be great for medium-sized groups and families, as the majority of house rentals can accommodate at least 6 people. Hotel rooms are the second most frequent type of accommodation in Nova Scotia. The average size of hotel rooms in Nova Scotia is 44 m², and the average price is £104 a night.

History and whale watching await at Nova Scotia holiday cottages

The Canadian province of Nova Scotia brings together diverse experiences. With whale watching and folk festivals, ancient fossils and relics from the sinking of the Titanic, petroglyphs and fresh lobster, there’s a bit of everything within reach when you stay at a holiday cottage here.

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Art & Culture

UNESCO World Heritage

Nova Scotia is home to five UNESCO sites. Wander the streets of Lunenburg's Old Town, or take a tour on a horse drawn carriage of North America's best-preserved colonial settlement. Grand-Pré's spectacular vistas are a testament to the ingenuity of its farmers, while Joggins Fossil Cliffs see some of the highest tides in the world. Some of the fossils here date back 300 million years.

You can also sail through the Bras d'Or Lake Biosphere Reserve, or the slightly smaller Southwest Nova Scotia Biosphere Reserve. At Kejimkujik National Park, you can discover petroglyphs and other artefacts produced by the area’s past inhabitants.

Local Attractions

Whale watching and following the Cabot Trail

Halifax Waterfront is home to a number of exciting attractions. Start at the Canadian Museum of Immigration, discover the Seaport Farmer's Market, the oldest in Canada, and then learn about the sinking of the Titanic at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.

Whale watching is another unmissable Nova Scotia experience. See twelve whale species, along with porpoises, seals, and seabirds. Meanwhile, Nova Scotia's Cabot Trail is one of the top motorcycle trips in the world. The 300km seaside trail winds through national parks and stunning scenery.

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Festivals to remember

The musical tradition of Nova Scotia is as well developed as its lobstering culture. In July, Halifax Jazz Festival features over 500 performers, while 12,000 folk fans descend on Canso for the Stan Rogers Folk Festival, a fusion of jazz, country, blues, rock and, naturally, folk. The Celtic Colours International Festival, which takes place in October, features 250 musicians, storytellers, and dancers.

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