Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Cole Harbour getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Cole Harbour with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Cole Harbour

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Cole Harbour has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Links at Montague (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Emera Oval (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Clay Cafe Paint Your Own Pottery Studio (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Hope For Wildlife (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Aplaydia Indoor Playground (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Cole Harbour

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cole Harbour is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Public Gardens Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Rainbow Haven Beach Provincial Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • McCormacks Beach Provincial Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • MacCormacks Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Lawlor Island Provincial Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • McNabs Island Provincial Park (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)

Transportation to and around Cole Harbour

The nearest airport is in Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), located 17 mi (27.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Cole Harbour?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 213 holiday lettings near Cole Harbour. From 79 Houses to 6 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cole Harbour is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Cole Harbour?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 79 Houses in Cole Harbour. Our other popular types of Cole Harbour holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cole Harbour?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Cole Harbour. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.