Entire home/apt

4 guests

2 bedrooms

2 beds

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Chosen by Buzz Buzz Home as one of the "17 Coolest Airbnb Listings in Canada, and featured in East Coast Living & Herald magazines, this converted church is an adult oasis and a retreat for those needing a good break from city-life or the fast-paced work world. St. Alban’s is situated along a scenic country road just a couple of minutes from Annapolis Royal, in the heart of Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley. Our 2.5 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom home has all the amenities, and more.

The home, itself, boasts a fully equipped kitchen, spa-like bathroom, private bedrooms and old world charm with modern conveniences and spacious living. St. Alban’s has been professionally decorated, by us, with the modern vacationer in mind. Eating in? Enjoy professional grade cookware and high-end appliances. Dining out? We will provide you with our own personal recommendations of local cuisine.

St. Alban’s pastoral setting blends perfectly with the natural beauty of the Annapolis Basin and the Lequille River. For the hiker or cyclist, there is much to explore. If you wish to spend a day “in town” there is lots to see and do in Annapolis Royal. Take in a sweeping view of the beautiful Annapolis Basin from the centre of Annapolis Royal at Fort Anne, Canada’s oldest national historic site. There are shops, historical walks, a beautiful waterfront, and much more. The Annapolis Valley is also home to some of the best and most interesting antique shops in Nova Scotia. Be sure to take Route 1 heading to Bridgetown and visit some of our favourite shops such as ‘The Green Barn’, ‘Treasures and Collectibles’ (hi to Norm) and especially ‘Summer House Antiques’ (tell Eric we sent you). As you can tell, there is no shortage of things to see and do during your stay at St. Alban’s Vacation Home. But if all you are looking for is time away to relax and unwind, then St. Alban’s is perfect.

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The space
Accommodates: 4
Bathrooms: 1.5
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 2
Check In: Anytime after 4PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

Prices
Extra people: No Charge
Security Deposit: 250
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House Rules
No smoking
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 4PM

Reservations

Cancellation

Deposit is refundable up to 30 days prior to arrival. In the event you needed to cancel after the 30 days, the deposit will be refunded if the cottage is able to be re-rented.

Damage Deposit

A $250 damage deposit is required at time of booking. Deposit will be refunded in full at check-out with a satisfactory inspection of the house.

Check-In & Check-Out Times & Policies

CHECK-IN 4:00 pm (or other predetermined time)
CHECK-OUT 11:00 am

Smoking

No Smoking


No Pets Allowed

Privacy Policy

St. Albans Vacation Home is intended to be an adult oasis and is not suitable for those wishing to entertain family or friends.

Candles

Candles are not to be used inside the home.

Allergies

There is a ten foot, down filled sectional at St. Alban's in the main living space. Please note this in the event you or someone you are vacationing with are allergic to down. Although we empathize with your situation, refunds will not be given based on allergies with the discovery of the sectional after booking.


Cancellations

Strict

Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund. Cancel within 7 days of your trip and the reservation is non-refundable.


Availability
3 nights minimum stay

37 Reviews


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Kay User Profile
July 2017
We really enjoyed our four-night stay and it was such a unique experience. The quiet and solitude was awesome, yet with close proximity to Annapolis Royal and other sites. My communication with Christopher before booking was superb, and he answered all my questions regarding allergy issues, etc. He checked in with me before our arrival and after our first night, making sure everything was ok. The church was beautifully stocked with everything we needed and I loved sitting upstairs in the small loft with my coffee each morning - either listening to the birds in the trees outside or the rain gently falling on the roof. The caretaker (Debbie) was great and responded to my every text quickly. She was flexible, helpful, kind, and efficient. I highly recommend Christopher & Craig's place, and would love to stay there again!
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Response from Christopher & Craig:
It was a pleasure hosting you. So happy to hear we were able to answer your questions, be flexible and helpful. Also happy to hear how much you enjoyed the church and surrounding area. Come again!
July 2017

Anick User Profile
May 2017
This place is like a little nest :) The smell of the Church is still there. Fabulous. On rainy days, you just want to enjoy the place ! It's so cozy and all the furnitures are very confortable. We loved the fireplace and the record player :) We planned to be back :) The owners are always accessible and do their best to accommodate :)

Michelle User Profile
September 2016
Wow! What a beautiful space! Perfect for two couples. Lovely bedrooms with comfortable beds. We cooked all our breakfasts and one dinner in the gourmet kitchen, and had cocktails either in front of the fire or in the brightly coloured loft. Great location - very peaceful and just minutes from Annapolis Royal, and from the LeQuille General Store. We felt so at home, we hated to leave. Words just don't do it justice. Wonderful to meet Rose, who greeted us with homemade strawberry jam and bread. Delicious! Christopher and Craig were very easy to communicate with although we didn't have a chance to meet them. We loved our stay in the church!
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Response from Christopher & Craig:
Wow is right! Thank you for the fantastic review. We are so happy you enjoyed everything at "the church" including the underused colourful loft. Come back soon!
September 2016

Brent User Profile
August 2016
Great overall experience. Christopher was hospitable from the start, letting us know that we could check in early (as they knew we were arriving early). Property was as described and a very nicely laid out property. Nice kitchen space and full fridge available to store food and cut down on your eating out costs. All appliances and amenities are available. Wood burning stove for extra heat/ambiance if required. We enjoyed our stay and would stay again if in the area.
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Response from Christopher & Craig:
Thanks Brent. It was a pleasure hosting you. So happy you found the property as described and enjoyed the kitchen. Come back soon!
August 2016

Corine User Profile
July 2016
Wow! It was just what the 3 of us were hoping for - perfect for us after busy Halifax on the waterfront. We met Rose at her home late that night because the driving took longer than we expected. She was so kind and drove ahead of us to the house and greeted us there with fresh homemade bread and strawberry jam! Too much! This welcome made us feel so comfortable even though it was a stormy night, lol. The next day folks in town asked where we were staying and they all knew about "the church". We shared how brilliantly it was decorated on the inside and all the details. We were amazed at how Christopher and Craig had so creatively used the appointments of the church, kept the character and feel and yet made it a cozy, unique, special home. Fabulous. We didn't use the kitchen since we were here only 3 nights and mostly only to sleep - wish we had time just to enjoy the home more. Lovely place, perfect location only a short drive from downtown Annapolis Royal. Stay here - you will be delighted!
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Response from Christopher & Craig:
Thank you for such a positive and detailed review. Rose is our secret guest-experience weapon! She is amazing. So glad you enjoyed the decor and the area. Come again soon.
July 2016

Chris User Profile
July 2016
The house and location was perfect. They did a fantastic job renovating and making a memorable house. Loved the touches, staying true to the church's heritage.
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Response from Christopher & Craig:
Thank you for the excellent review. We are so pleased you enjoy the decorating touches and found the house memorable.
July 2016

Mary User Profile
June 2016
This church home is breathtaking! It truly is a page out of a magazine with its rustic and modern design. Loved staying here. We wish we could've stayed longer. Rose, the property manager, is a gem. She was very helpful and kind. She had bread and strawberry jam awaiting our arrival. YUM! Christopher & Craig are awesome hosts. They made us feel really welcome and always in touch to make sure our stay was comfortable. We came with 3 small children and although the place isn't children proofed, we managed quite easily and there was lots of place to play and move around. Highly recommended home and we will return I'm sure!
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Response from Christopher & Craig:
We are so glad you enjoyed the decor of the church as well as the charm of Rose, our caretaker. Also, glad you were able to manage with the lack of child-proofing as mentioned in our initial conversation. Come back any time!
June 2016

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