Top 10 Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Halifax, Nova Scotia - Updated 2021

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Famous for its historical watery landmarks and a variety of outdoor activities, Halifax of Nova Scotia is one of the best holiday destinations in Canada. Halifax International Airport serves international flights from major cities around the US, Europe, and the Caribbean Islands.

You can also take other types of transportation such as trains or ferries. Halifax, the capital city of Nova Scotia, Canada, is a busy Atlantic seaport and the economic and cultural hub of Eastern Canada. You can enjoy different kinds of activities during your holiday in Halifax.

1. Chocolate lake house in the city (from USD 287)

This is your best holiday home choice when you plan to spend a holiday in Halifax of Nova Scotia. It is located right in front of the picturesque lake in the Armdale area of Halifax Nova Scotia. The lake house accommodates up to 8 people and is only a few minutes away from the shopping center, grocery stores, restaurants, Halifax Waterfront, and downtown Halifax.

The beach is only 30 minutes from the property. Your backyard is the lake where you can swim and paddle board in the summer and skate in the winter. A beautiful lakefront dining room is perfect for your dinner party.

Chocolate Lake House In The City
55 reviews
House 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
view from the back room was amazing
it was clean and well stocked
it is always spotlessly clean and everything is there to start your holiday
the house on chocolate lake was great it was clean and exactly as described online
love this property- warm and inviting- clean and surprisingly spacious-beautifully decorated- comfortable beds- well equipped kitchen- gorgeous location
loved everything about this home it was extremely clean well stocked and the lake is gorgeous
jane was very helpful and responded quickly to our inquires while in halifax
easy location for exploring the halifax area and beyond
an excellent location close to the city but out of the noise
the house is in a great neighbourhood with easy access to everything you need
beautiful home great location and you will not be disappointed
they thought of every detail the location was amazing
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2. Large home in mature Halifax neighborhood (from 180 USD)

The house is located in the Halifax neighborhood with Tremont Plateau Park at the top of the street with walking trails, public fields, and playgrounds. It is only 10 minutes from downtown Halifax. It is designed to accommodate a large family, groups or singles, with up to six people.

The main level has a large, well-equipped kitchen with an adjoining family room plus another spacious living room. The second floor features bedrooms and bathrooms. The property has a private deck in the back, which is perfect for BBQs. If you’re lucky, you might see some deer wandering in your yard.

Large home in mature Halifax neighborhood

Price: from 180 USD

Number of Guests: 6

3. Lakefront home near city (from USD 131)

Here is another lakefront holiday home that is perfect for your romantic holiday. Watch a family of ducks swim by or an eagle soar above the lake. The remote area will give you peaceful holiday feelings while the downtown is only 20 minutes away.

The lake house accommodates up to four people and comes with complete home appliances and a well-equipped open concept kitchen. You can jump into the lake for your morning swim and have outdoor breakfast afterward. What a nice way to start your day. The gazebo over the edge of the lake is perfect to watch the sunset before you start your romantic dinner under the stars.

Perfect, Peaceful Lakefront Vacation. Convenient to Halifax and airport
6 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning was good and jeannette was readily available when we needed her
easy to access close to the road and yet it is quiet and private
the surrounding area is well worth exploring full of lakes and parks and trails
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4. Lovely Halifax home near downtown (from 169 USD)

This is a perfect family holiday home located on the quiet residential street surrounded by a beautiful landscape and trees. This lovely two-story house accommodates up to six people. The property is located only 10 minutes from downtown Halifax. It comes with a beautiful front yard with a brook running across the front house. Shop at the market and have a barbecue party in the spacious backyard with friends and family.

Lovely Halifax home near downtown

Price: from 169 USD

Number of Guests: 6

5. New flat in quiet neighborhood close to downtown (from 102 USD)

This is a flat that meets your need for spending time in a quiet neighborhood, yet it is located only 10 minutes from downtown Halifax. The open concept living space has complete home appliances and a well-equipped kitchen where you can be independent during your stay in this accommodation. The bonus is the in-floor heating that will keep you warm when you stay in the apartment during cold weather.

New flat in quiet neighborhood close to downtown

Price: from 102 USD

Number of Guests: 5

6. A gorgeous condo in mid/downtown Halifax (from 89 USD)

This is a home away from home that comes with complete amenities to meet your needs. This property overlooks the Halifax Commons and the historic Citadel Hill. The accommodation is walking distance to downtown Halifax where you can find lots of restaurants, shopping places, and bars. The balcony has beautiful views overlooking the green scenery and the oval area where people enjoy roller skating and biking during the summer and ice skating in the winter.

A gorgeous condo in mid/downtown Halifax

Price: from 89 USD

Number of Guests: 6

7. One-bedroom studio apartment (from 67 USD)

Located right in the heart of the city, this studio apartment is perfect for couples, solo travelers, and business travelers. It’s a studio apartment with a spacious dining-living room area and nice bedroom. You can walk easily to many restaurants and bars. There is a 24/7 large drug store nearby. Don’t forget to shop at Pete’s Fine Foods where you can get all kinds of deli items to take back to your place and prepare your own dinner.

One-bedroom studio apartment

Price: from 67 USD

Number of Guests: 2

8. Year Inn: Ideal city center location (from 66 USD)

Centrally located in the heart of Halifax, this 1872 Year Inn is a heritage property that blends a beautiful Old World feel with all the modern conveniences that are necessary for your comfortable stay. You can choose from a variety of well-appointed suites from fully contained one and two bedroom units to lovely bachelor units with kitchenettes. This property is just a 5-minute walk from Spring Garden Road and the main commercial and cultural district in Halifax where you can find lots of pubs, coffee shops, and boutiques. It is only a 10-minute walk to the harbor boardwalk and Seaport Farmers Market.

1872 Year Inn: Ideal city center location

Price: from 66 USD

Number of Guests: 2

9. Newly renovated condo in downtown Halifax (from USD 146)

Another option to stay in downtown Halifax, this condominium is only a few minutes’ walk from the harbor boardwalk, markets, and all the bars and restaurants. It accommodates up to four people and has complete home appliances and well-equipped kitchen. You can have beautiful dinners on your own, or eat out at nearby restaurants and drink out at the pubs/bars with the locals.

Newly Renovated Condo Downtown Halifax
60 reviews
condo 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent property that fully matched our expectations with all the facilities required and great location
the bed was very comfortable and the indoor parking (one spot) was very easy to access
very clean quiet and in a safe area
the condo itself is immaculate with lush towels and comfortable beds
the unit was extremely clean safe and very well stocked
the apartment was spotless upscale well appointed well equipped and comfortable
the condo is spotless very nicely and comfortably furnished with everything you could need for your stay
mike is a great landlord and very attentive and the neighbors and building management are very friendly
mike was responsive and made moving in and out as easy as landing at your own place
all attractions within walking distance
right downtown is within walking distance but just far enough that the apartment neighborhood is quiet and peaceful
great location; close to pier downtown and farmers market
it was a great place and location
so easy to walk to the waterfront the citadel and so many great restaurants
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10. Penthouse harborfront suite (from USD 70)

An accommodation at the penthouse level, it offers a convenient stay that accommodates two people. The property comes with stunning harbor views where you can see cruise ships docked at your doorstep. The penthouse harborfront suite is also walking distance from farmers’ markets, the harbor boardwalk, sailboats, ethnic and local eateries, and nightlife. It’s a perfect place to enjoy the busy yet stunning Halifax city.

Stylish Top Floor Condo with Harbor Views, Parking
35 reviews
condo 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great view from living room and work station looking east over the harbour and from a small balcony
the condo is exceptionally clean and well maintained
loved the condo; very clean very bright and very welcoming
it is kept spotlessly clean quiet & is well equipped
this one bedroom unit is exactly as pictured clean and very well equiped
it was clean and provided us with everything we needed for our stay
the owner is very responsive and obviously cares about his guests' comfort
aj is a caring and responsive owner who has provided everything for a comfortable stay
aj is a considerate owner who was always accessable should you have any questions
communication with the owner is friendly and timely
very comfortable and great location
the location is fantastic close to the waterfront shopping and restaurants
we loved the location and the safety of the accommodation
museums and attractions were within walking distance
the property is in an excellent location central to many wonderful place & restaurants
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By the lake or by the sea

Whether it’s an accommodation overlooking the lake or the stunning sea, Halifax of Nova Scotia has every accommodation that meets your needs.

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