This area is an absolute gem.
– Where to Stay –
NovaShores Guest Room
37 School Lane
Stay right at our home base in a beautifully renovated ship captain’s mansion with big bay windows. Great views, beautiful rural setting, en suite 4-pc bathroom, small kitchenette, wifi. Rate $110.
Tel: toll free 1-866-638-4118
Driftwood Park Retreat
Monica & Harish Anand
49 Driftwood Lane
European-designed chalets on the Bay of Fundy. 4 two-bedroom chalets with 3-pc baths. 1 wheelchair accessible 1-bedroom chalet with 4-pc bath. Gas fireplace, BBQ, laundry available. Near Cape Chignecto Park. Rates $159-199; small studio $99-129.
Tel: 1-902-392-2008 or 866-810-0110
Lightkeeper’s Kitchen and Guest House
Cape d’ Or Road
Original lightkeeper’s residence on cliffside location with great views. Excellent on-site restaurant. 4 rooms with ensuite bathrooms. Rates $135 per room, or rent the whole house.
Reid’s Tourist Home
1391 West Advocate Rd.
4 motel-style guest rooms with private 3-pc bath, SaTV, mini-fridge, in-room coffee. 2 cottages with 3-pcbath, SaTV, dishwasher, washer & dryer. Picturesque rural location between Cape d’Or and Cape Chignecto. Rates $ 75-145.
Between the Capes B&B
Marilyn & Eric MacKinnon
1222 West Advocate Road
Oceanfront B&B. Deck overlooking the Bay of Fundy, Cape d’Or, Cape Chignecto and Isle Haute. Within walking distance of the beach and Cape Chignecto park. 4-star rated. Air conditioning, Wifi, cable and satellite TV, shared hot tub. Full breakfast.
Rate CA$ 100-135.
Tel.: 1-902-392-2442 or 1-902-216-0970
Andrew Aitken and Sarah Griebel
3721 Highway 209
Bright rooms with wonderful views over the harbour and Cape d’Or from the large bay windows. Excellent breakfast included and served at the on-site restaurant. 2 rooms, shared bath. Rates $100.
Advocate Ocean View Vacation Home
Kirk & Beth Reid
1271 West Advocate Road
Whole house: full kitchen, 3 bedrooms (2 double beds, one single, one bunk bed & a sofa bed) one and a half baths (one 4-piece, one 2-piece) washer/dryer & bbq. Large private front yard and deck overlooking the Bay of Fundy. In easy walking distance to the beach and Cape Chignecto Park. Rate CA$ 150 for 2 (July & August), CA$ 125 for 2 (May, June, Sept, Oct); CA$ 10 for each additional person.
Campgrounds and wilderness camping
Old Shipyard Beach Campground
Noreen & Bob Kimber
Spencer’s Beach Rd
Spencer’s Island, Nova Scotia
Campground right on the beach. Laundromat on site. Boat Launch. Firewood available. Four small beach cottages with full bath and kitchens. Rates $25-125.
Cape Chignecto Provincial Park
Bunkhouse, 3 cabins, wilderness campsites. 51 km of trails, beaches, cliffs, ravines, old growth forest. Campsite rates $26, cabin fees vary.
Tel: 1-902-392-2085 or 888-544-3434
Fundy Tides Campground
95 Mills Rd
32 overnight sites. 20 fully serviced. Showers, washrooms, restaurant, laundromat, firewood available. ATV trails. Views of Bay. Rates $25-35
Five Islands Provincial Park
618 Bentley Branch Rd (Hwy 2)
92 campsites of which 35 are serviced. Hiking trails, beach access, limited WiFi. Rates $ 27-37.
Glooscap Campground & RV
1380 Two Island Road
67 overnight sites. 41 with electric and water, 26 unserviced. Washrooms, showers, firewood, ice, canteen. Sand beach.
Tel: 1-902-254-2529 or 254-2036
Spencer’s Beach Road
Peaceful historic home near the beach and old historic lighthouse. Full breakfast. 2 rooms with private 3 pc-baths. Rates $75-85.
Air BnB rentals are also available in the area.
Port Greville and Fox River
Fox Point Inn
Scott and Marion
490 Fox Point Road, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia, B0M 1S0
This unique boutique inn offers 5 beautiful suites. Rates from $ 139 incl. made-to-order breakfast.
Ebb Tide Vacation Home on Greville Bay
8610 Hwy 209,
Port Greville, Nova Scotia B0M 1T0
4-bedroom house, two 3-pc bath. Victorian home on the Bay of Fundy, beautiful garden and beach close by. Weekly rates $1000-1500.
Tel: 1-902-348-2012 or 1-604-941-1530
Beach House on Hatfield Road
144 Hatfield Rd.,
Fox River, Nova Scotia
Secluded oceanfront luxury vacation cottage – the perfect Bay of Fundy holiday accommodation for families with children and reunions with family members and friends. Wood stove, fireplace, sunroom, heated ceramic floors. Weekly house rental ranges from $1500 to $3000.
Parrsboro and Area
Gillespie House Inn
Lori Lynch & David Beattie
358 Main St.
Gracious Victorian home in park-like setting near downtown Parrsboro. Antique furnishings. Excellent full breakfast. Rates $119-149.
Tel 1-902-254-3196 or 877-901-3196
Evangelines Tower B&B
Monica Walsh & James Oatt
322 Main St,
Victorian home in downtown Parrsboro. Antiques and quilts, three-storey turret. Full breakfast. 3 rooms with ensuite 4-pc baths. Rates $80-149
Tel 1-902-254-3383 or 866-33TOWER
Cape Split View Cottages
Sabine & Christian Schoene
886 West Bay Rd.
2 chalets, 1-bdrm, and 2-bedrm with panoramic view of the Bay of Fundy, both w. 4-pc-bath, BBQ on deck. Oceanfront 6 acre property. Weekly rates $1050-1500
Tel: 1-902-254-2585 or 866-354-2585
Parrsboro Mansion Inn
3916 Eastern Ave.
1 suite and 3 spacious ground floor rooms, 3-pc or 4-pc bath. Free Wi-Fi, gourmet breakfast. Rates $100-160
Tel: 1-902-254-2585 or 866-354-2585
2358 Western Ave.
Victorian property close to downtown. One 2 bedroom suite with jacuzzi. 8 rooms with private 3 or 4-pc baths. Full breakfast.
Tel: 877-MAPLEIN or 1-902-254-3735
Richard and Sandra Hunt
3575 Eastern Avenue
18 cabins close to town on 12 acres of quiet riverside. Some with light housekeeping facilities. Private baths. Lawn games, playground, free use of canoes, pet friendly.
Tel: 1-902-254-2388 or 877-254-2388
The Sunshine Inn
4487-4489 Hwy 2
Motel units and cottages close to town in a valley surrounded by blueberry fields. Breakfast incl.
Tel: 1-902-254-3135 or 877-70MOTEL
Ballymena Farm Cottage
One open-plan cottage that sleeps two to four people. Kitchen facilities, queen sized bed and pull out couch, porch with a barbecue, wifi. Pet-friendly with prior approval. From $ 120 per night.
Tel: (902) 216-0966
The Mad Hatter Hostel
16 Prince St
Dorm beds, single, double and family rooms. Self-service kitchen, common room, library, linen, free internet access, laundry facilities, luggage and bicycle storage. Rates $ 20 – 50.
Tel: (902) 254-3167
Tidal River Ridge Retreat
Charlotte & Ken Roberts
One and two-bedroom cabins, spacious and fully equipped. Fireplace, large eat-in kitchen, cozy living room and your own covered deck with bbq. Recreation area with horseshoes and basketball. Fishing, clam digging, tubing, walking trails, bird watching and beach swimming nearby. Pet friendly. Rates $126-147. Weekly and off-season rates available. Open year round.
Tel: toll free 1 800 806-8860
Four Seasons Retreat
Maureen & Gordon Matthews
12 deluxe housekeeping cottages. 1-3 bedrooms, fully equipped, fireplaces and SaTV. Swimming at beach or heated pool. Hot tub, Gazebo, hiking and Xcountry ski trails, fishing, clam digging, bird watching. Rates $120-255. Open year round.
Tel: toll free 1 888 373-0339
Amherst & Truro
Both towns are convenient stop-overs on the way to us, and the last hubs before things get rural.
For guests who kayak with us, we are pleased to offer 20 % discounts at both, the Hampton Inn in Truro (book here for discount) and the Super 8 in Amherst (call 902-660-8888 with code LBNS).
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8334 Highway 209, Port Greville