Coastal Cottage Rental

Rentals available in August, September, and October 2017. Email me for details.

Saved by Salt Water is our coastal cottage that is available for rent, in picturesque Blue Rocks, a ten minute drive outside Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, a UNESCO World Heritage site. We are an 80 minute drive from the Halifax airport.

This ocean-side cottage is perfect as a family vacation rental or as an artist's or writer's retreat.

2 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Sleeps 6

Amenities: TV with Netflix, WiFi, washer/dryer, water purification system, baseboard heating, fans, board games, fully equipped kitchen.

Clean bedding and towels provided.

Available for rent by the week. Weekend-only rentals also available in the spring and fall. Fully winterized, this is also available by the month November through April.

The Cottage

Charming coastal cottage

Enjoy the unobstructed ocean views from the deck

Interior Photos 

Currently, we are redecorating in coastal cottage whites and blues.

Here are some "before" photos to indicate room size and configuration.

Spacious kitchen

Dining room with ocean view

Living room (will contain sofa, sleeper ottoman, and two chairs)

Bedroom 1 with exposed beams and dormer windows
Includes Queen sized bed, dresser, and writing desk

Bedroom 2 with exposed beams and dormer windows
Includes twin bunk beds and separate twin beds

Full bathroom with deep tub

Second full bathroom with tub/shower combination

The View

Directly across the street (one of the most photographed sites on South Shore!)

From the upstairs window

From the deck

From the storage shed

Blue Rocks Community

Blue Rocks is a charming, walkable village known for its artist galleries, kayaking tours, and cute general store. It is also a working fishing village. The fishing shack, located directly across from the cottage, is the most photographed building in Lunenburg county and is a painter's delight.

Point General

Pleasant Paddling

Blue Hog Gallery


The UNESCO World Heritage town of Lunenburg is known for its restaurants, historical buildings, and the schooner, the Bluenose II.

Lunenburg is a creative community filled with artists and musicians. A highlight each summer is the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival. 2017 is a special year as the Tall Ships will be sailing.

South Shore

Nova Scotia's South Shore is a beautiful vacation destination. Enjoy the towns of Peggy's Cove, Mahone Bay, and Chester, as well as beautiful beaches.


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