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Summer boating fun on the Medway River at the foot of the lawnThe house and garden from the road.
Private room in house

Peace and tranquility -- Watch the river go by

Barbara User Profile

Peace and tranquility -- Watch the river go by

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1.5 shared baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1.5 shared baths
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Air conditioningThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Sparkling clean6 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

This is rural Nova Scotia at its best with an incredible view of the Medway River located in Mill Village just off Highway 103 between Bridgewater and Liverpool. There is a large, sunny kitchen, dining room, sun room and comfortable office with printer and scanner if you need to work from home. There are hundreds of books from linguistics to vintage Science Fiction to global economics.

Our home is good for couples, solo adventurers, and business travellers. We also have 2 friendly cats.


Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises
Air Conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 12PM (noon) - 6PM


25 Reviews

Karen User Profile
August 2017
A fantastic place, you won't find a warmer welcome than the one you'll get from Barbara and Derek. Can't recommend them highly enough, we now feel as though we've known them for years, part of the family now! Beautiful room with a fantastic view of the river, stunning bathroom a…
Kara User Profile
July 2018
Everything an Airbnb should be and so much more. Beautiful location right on the river, lovely room but most importantly two very lovely interesting hosts. Only wish we could have stayed longer! Would definitely recommend.
Scott User Profile
July 2018
If you come to Barbara's house, you can expect clean, bright, comfortable rooms, good food, and great conversation. Best of all, you will be in a peaceful place where you can watch the river flow and let your stress fade away in the face of the beauty of nature's glory.
Margaret User Profile
June 2018
The most beautiful setting, lovely clean and comfortable house but above all the most gracious and delightful hosts. Staying with Barbara and Derek is like staying with family.
Barbara User Profile
Response from Barbara:
I wish I had insisted you take the other half too. I will make lots more when we see you again. Have a wonderful holiday with your lovely, talented laddies. Affectionately xxxxx Barbara and Derek
June 2018
Greg User Profile
June 2018
Warm, welcoming hosts. A very comfortable bed and a beautiful breakfast.
Anna User Profile
May 2018
Barbara & Derek are super super nice hosts, they give really good tipps about what to see in NS & we had great talks to them. Also they prepared suuuper nice breakfast for us. We really enjoyed our time and made great friends at their beautiful house.
Barbara User Profile
Response from Barbara:
Thanks Anna and Fred - it was our pleasure. Drive safely and enjoy the rest of your holidays wherever you travel.
May 2018
Katrina User Profile
May 2018
Barbara and Derek were a pleasure ! We had some great conversation in the morning around the complimentary breakfast they offer and time definitely got away from us. The house is huge and gorgeous and the room is bigger than my living space at home. In the room they left little c…

Hosted by Barbara

Mill Village, CanadaJoined in October 2016
Barbara User Profile
43 Reviews
Barbara is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Semi-retired RN, friendly and always interested in meeting new people. Immigrated from Scotland in 2003. Lived in Calgary, Alberta until 2016. Mother of 3 sons and grandmother to twins. I have travelled extensively across the UK, Europe, the US, Canada, Australia, eastern Afric…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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