Lake Echo, Nova Scotia, Canada

Host: Tilak A.
Published February 28, 2016

No longer available for this period

General description

  • Main home
On a quiet road. Close access to lakes and hiking trails. Supportive neighbours. The house is fully restored with modern amenities. Large quiet backyard with fully landscaped garden. Great patio on the deck and paved sitting area with fire pit. Inside the house is decorated with travel artifacts and has a walkout den with media room along with two bedrooms, modern kitchen and large living room.

Needs and Animals

  • My pets
  • A cat
We have one four year old calico cat that was rescued and is an indoor cat. Very few needs except needs a lot of attention and love. Loves to run so active ball/object throwing is required to keep her amused. Simple eating habits. Easy kitty litter clean as their is a disposle unit close by. However litter needs to be cleaned daily.

Practical life

  • Village
  • 150 - 500 m² (1590 - 5290 sq. ft.)
  • More than 1000 m² (1060 sq. ft.)
  • Bus stop
  • Small shop / Minimarket
  • Supermarket
  • Doctor
  • Pharmacy
  • Veterinarian
  • Internet
  • Television
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Deep freeze
  • Ground floor
  • No disabled access
North American rural. There is limited bus service but main transport is personal car. It is quiet with a few lakes within walking distance. Public beach on the main Lake Echo. Access to Crowbar hiking trails. Twenty minuted to Dartmouth. 35 minutes to down town Halifax. 12 minutes to Lawrencetown Beach. 12 minutes to porters lake shopping area. The house has a very quite large backyard with four outdoor sitting areas. The house is fully air-conditioned with air ventilation system and backed up with automatic wired in generator that runs all essentials incase of an emergency.

Comfort and Luxury

  • 2 floors
  • 11 rooms of which 2 bedrooms
  • Contemporary
  • Terrace / Balcony
  • Car parking available
  • Landscaped garden
  • Veranda
  • Television / DVD library
  • Book library
  • Art and music
  • Air conditioning
  • Fitted kitchen
The house has a den with a media room with a fair selection of DVDS and Netflix. Fiber optic cable connection and full house wifi connectivity. Good selection of books. The house is on an automatic generator system that provides essential lighting, use of gas stove, water, hot water and use of internet and cable incase of power failure. There is a land line and the house has an remote monitored alarm system.The house is fully air-conditioned.

Tourism and Leisure

  • Forest
  • Beach
Check the events in Dartmouth and Halifax summer schedule. Numerous events all summer long. Numerous Beaches. Highly recommend the Martinique Beach.

Lake Echo, Nova Scotia, Canada

Lake Echo, NS, Canada


From Sunday 2016

To Tuesday 2016

firm dates

We would like to meet the sitters a day before and help them settle down. Our actual flight leaves on the 27 June and we are back on 25th July. We are happy for the sitters to come early if possible and are open if they like a few days later on.

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Tilak A.

Registered since 28/02/2016

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