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Book a welcoming vacation home from $31 per night by searching through the 7,257 properties featured in Nova Scotia. By comparing these properties, HomeToGo brings you the best deals as well as the highest rated vacation homes in Nova Scotia.
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Price and Availability Index in Nova Scotia
Vacation Rental Price Information in Nova Scotia
We analyzed price data and rendered them in this graph, which shows vacation rental prices for the next twelve months in Nova Scotia. $198 is the highest price average in the next twelve months. Vacation rental prices go down to $186 per night in August (8/3 - 8/10).
Rental Availability Information in Nova Scotia
Check how busy Nova Scotia is with our availability graph. The week with the least available rentals is in August (8/3 - 8/10), with only 51% of the rentals available. It will be easy to find a rental that suits you in a week of September (9/28 - 10/5), as 83% of the rentals are still available.
The Weather in Nova Scotia
Above are the weather conditions for Nova Scotia. During July, maximum temperatures go up to more than 25° On the contrary, the coolest month is February. The rainiest month is July while the driest month is January.
Take a coastal break in a Nova Scotia vacation rental
Nova Scotia is located on the east coast of Canada. Nova Scotia vacation rentals are typically cozy cottages and cabins which are located on the coast. Treat your family to a property with a sea view, decking or a balcony. The cabins are very modern with everything you will need for a great holiday.
Learn about the area’s history
For an interesting and educational experience, head to Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site. Visitors can wander the Fortress of Louisbourg's quiet streets and imagine what life was like 300 years ago. Soak up the atmosphere and take in the beauty of the site's architecture. Visitors can download an Explora app which gives a commentary of the area and also includes quizzes and stories about Louisbourg.
Another great place to visit is the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic where visitors can learn about the rich marine history of the area. The museum has a large collection of binnacles, buoys, anchors, and armaments. There are also huge lighthouse lamps on display. Visitors can go on a tour of the Halifax explosion exhibit with a knowledgeable tour guide. Find out how the explosion was caused as a result of a failed convoy.
Explore Nova Scotia with your family
For some educationally based outdoor entertainment that the whole family will love, visit Oaklawn Farm Zoo. The zoo is home to some interesting species of wildlife and offers visitors an interactive experience as kids can pat and feed some of the animals.
Older children will like the Highland Village Experience, a pioneer museum which provides an insight into the lifestyle of the Scots in Nova Scotia. Visitors can also look up their Cape Breton roots at the Genealogy and Family History Centre. The museum and historic village is located on a stunning site that overlooks the Bras d'Or Lakes.
Get outside and experience nature
The Skyline Trail is an easy loop hike which is fairly level and accessible. There are great views over the surrounding area. From the top you can see the mountain ranges, forests and a lake. Wildlife such as moose can sometimes be spotted, there are also many species of wild flowers. Walking the whole loop will take about two hours.
Alternatively head to Point Pleasant Park, a great place for a hike or bike ride through 186 acres of forest in one of Halifax’s best loved parks. Why not pack a picnic to eat whist observing the ocean views. The park is very quiet and peaceful, perfect for a relaxing day out. There's plenty of space for children to run around and play.
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