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Scottish flavour Century Home Downtown Digby NS ( THE BEST OF THE BEST)

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Overview
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Well maintained home with incredible views overlooking the Bay of Fundy. The house is a five minute walk to Digby Harbour, shops, bars and restaurants; and a ten minute walk to the Digby Pines Golf Course. It's a GREAT LOCATION IN ALL RESPECTS.! The rooms are expansive and comfortably furnished. A large veranda surrounds the house with a brand new large private decked area to the rear, a real sun trap, and a large back yard, the perfect place for barbeques or cocktails. The immediate neighbourhood is quiet and friendly.The small fishing community of Digby, Nova Scotia is located at the western end of the Annapolis Valley and is blessed with the most temperate climate in the province. It is the ideal place for a family holiday, a romantic vacation or for those interested in motorcycles, it... Well maintained home with incredible views overlooking the Bay of Fundy. The house is a five minute walk to Digby Harbour, shops, bars and restaurants; and a ten minute walk to the Digby Pines Golf Course. It's a GREAT LOCATION IN ALL RESPECTS.! The rooms are expansive and comfortably furnished. A large veranda surrounds the house with a brand new large private decked area to the rear, a real sun trap, and a large back yard, the perfect place for barbeques or cocktails. The immediate neighbourhood is quiet and friendly.The small fishing community of Digby, Nova Scotia is located at the western end of the Annapolis Valley and is blessed with the most temperate climate in the province. It is the ideal place for a family holiday, a romantic vacation or for those interested in motorcycles, it is the home of the Wharf Rat Rally in September. Locally available lobster and world famous scallops can be obtained at the wharf right off the boats and whale watching excursions are available as well.The house and large very private garden have recently been upgraded and are ready to be enjoyed. Two fully modern bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen compliment the rest of the house which is furnished in mostly period décor with a Scottish touch. The three large bedrooms upstairs have three new double/queen beds and mattresses. The third bedroom, the lum room, is massive and also contains a separate area with a new double futon. The room can be divided by a privacy curtain. A large capacity clothes washer and dryer are in the back porch, kitchen is fully equipped including dishwasher and there is a wall mounted Netflix enabled flat screen tv in the lounge with Gbox and superfast unlimited wifi throughout the house, veranda and back yard deck. More
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About the Owner
Don F
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2012
Interaction with guests
Always available by phone, email or whatsapp. Local people (neighbors) also close by if needed.
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

This bright home is a great place to "come home to" after a day of sightseeing as well as relax during a rainy day. The huge porch, BBQ and dinette area deck and landscaped yard are fun extras. All amenities work well, especially the huge,...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank JAKWWA
Don F, VR Owner at Scottish flavour Century Home Downtown Digby NS ( THE BEST OF THE BEST), responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

So glad to read your review guys! We love it when others are able to enjoy our Digby home as we do. We also find it is a very special place. Cheers Don

Reviewed 17 September 2016

Stayed at the Fisher House in mid-August while in Digby for a nearby wedding. Had 2 couples share these accommodations. Was everyone's first time in Digby. The house is in a fantastic location, just 2 blocks off the main street/downtown Digby. You can walk down...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank MrJeph
Don F, VR Owner at Scottish flavour Century Home Downtown Digby NS ( THE BEST OF THE BEST), responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2016

Many thanks for the kind words guys, so happy you enjoyed your wedding and that our Digby home worked well as a base for you. We also think it's a pretty special place. We take a lot of pride in both the local area and...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2016

Four of us travelled from the UK in June and were lucky enough to chose this charming house as a base for our explorations of western Nova Scotia. Although I am from NS, but now living in the UK, I had never really spent time...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank bonnieglover
Don F, VR Owner at Scottish flavour Century Home Downtown Digby NS ( THE BEST OF THE BEST), responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2016

Thanks so much for the kind words guys. We love our Digby home and the area so very much and it's always great to hear when others feel likewise. We return in late August and can't wait to enjoy the songbirds on the sundeck ourselves.

Reviewed 6 September 2015

We stayed at this wonderfull house as 2 families in August during Digby scallop week. There were a total of 8 of us in the house & there was plenty of space for us all. The kitchen has excellent facilities with a variety of equipment...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Sue D
Don F, VR Owner at Scottish flavour Century Home Downtown Digby NS ( THE BEST OF THE BEST), responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2015

Thanks for the kind words guys, we love our Digby home and love to hear when others enjoy it as well. It's a special place that is sometimes hard to express in words. We have yet to experience Scallop Days but are looking forward to...More

Reviewed 18 August 2015

First of all, I felt a special affinity toward this house because it appeared that the original floor plan (some remodeling had been done over the last 90 years or so of its life) seemed to be the exact same plan as my grandparents' house...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Ellenluanne
Don F, VR Owner at Scottish flavour Century Home Downtown Digby NS ( THE BEST OF THE BEST), responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2015

Thanks so much guys for your kind words about our Digby home. We love to hear when others find the place as special as we do. The Digby sunrises are acknowledged as some of the best in the province and my wife and I also...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Good Nightlife
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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Does this holiday rental have a fenced-in yard?YesNoUnsure
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