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Amazing unique renovated Church

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Amazing unique renovated Church

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1.5 baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1.5 baths
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean2 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Amazing fully furnished house that was once a Catholic church. Spectacular stained glass, murals and breathtaking oak woodwork. Located in Purcell's Cove less than ten minutes to downtown Halifax. Close to York Redoubt, a National Historic Site with panoramic views of Halifax Harbour and lovely walking trails. Crystal Crescent Beach, one of Nova Scotia's most popular is a quick 20 minutes away.Transit bus stop out front with easy connecting routes to all of Halifax's finest destinations.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM


8 Reviews

Kayleen User Profile
August 2018
Quiet area. BEAUTIFULLY restored church. Must stay if in area.
Joanne User Profile
June 2018
We really enjoyed our stay at a beautiful, unique restored church in Halifax. The location was great, close to downtown (we rented a car) but still quiet. Halifax is a lovely city with lots of things to see and do. We also drove out to Peggy's Cove one morning. The church was c…
Donald User Profile
June 2018
Well furnished with lots of space. Full of amenities. Unique décor. Very comfortable. Friendly and attentive owner.
Chris User Profile
May 2018
This place was amazing. The house is clean, kitchen is amazing and the furniture was comfortable. Every angle you looked at was laid out masterfully. The neighborhood is quiet with a quintessential East Coast view. The host was knowledgeable and available for guidance. I can…
Jeff User Profile
August 2017
Had an awesome time at St. Cecilia. Modern look given to an older building. Beautiful wood work, murals and stained glass.
Donna User Profile
August 2017
My granddaughter and I rented the coolest airBnB in Purcell's Cove! It's a former Catholic Church that fell into disrepair, was totally gutted, then turned into a recording studio. That's why there are two isolation booths inside; one is now a kitchen, and the other is a bedroom…
Daniela User Profile
August 2017
This is a beautiful house in a fantastic location in Halifax. Brett is an excellent and accommodating host! The house had everything we could need and more! I'd 100% recommend anyone to stay here. We loved our stay there!!
Brett User Profile
Response from Brett:
Thanks Daniela it was great to meet you and your family. Hope your boys got to see Sidney Crosby!
August 2017

Hosted by Brett

Fergusons Cove, CanadaJoined in July 2017
Brett User Profile
8 Reviews
We are Brett & Lara Ryan. Brett is an award winning singer/songwriter and Lara is a not-for -profit executive. Brett is a Halifax native and Lara is from PEI. We love to travel ourselves and enjoy properties that offer all the comforts of home. We've been in the property busi…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day
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