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Amazing unique renovated Church

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Amazing unique renovated Church

Entire house
4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1.5 baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1.5 baths
Great location
100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
3 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

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
Wireless Internet
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed

House Rules

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


10 Reviews

Andreas User Profile
November 2018
What a great find! A refurbished church right on the waterfront, with amazing furniture and little details to discover everywhere. Near the city, but also easy to get to Peggy’s Cove, Bay of Fundy, and lots of other unique places in Nova Scotia.
Omer User Profile
November 2018
Brett's place is a true work of art. This is by far the best Airbnb experience we had. Brett was very responsive and provided a great deal of information about Halifax to us. We really enjoyed staying here and chatting with Brett. You cannot go wrong with this location, book it n…
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…
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…
Donald User Profile
June 2018
Well furnished with lots of space. Full of amenities. Unique décor. Very comfortable. Friendly and attentive owner.
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…
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.

Hosted by Brett

Fergusons Cove, CanadaJoined in July 2017
Brett User Profile
10 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…
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