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Ferries, Airports, Taxi Service

Seaside Cottages at Ginger Hill is located on the South shore of Nova Scotia, Canada.

Our property is nestled next to the quaint village of Lockeport, on one of North America’s most beautiful beaches.

Find directions to our property via our text directions (below).

GPS coordinates: 43.692767, -65.125072

Passenger Ferry Services Passenger Ferry Services

Portland, Maine → Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

The ‘CAT’ ferry is once again operating between Portland, Maine and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. The ferry can carry 282 vehicles and 866 passengers, with daily crossings, in just 5.5 hours. Service: May 23th, 2023 to October 9th, 2023.

Phone: 1-877-762-7245, Bay Ferries Website.

Saint John, New Brunswick → Digby, Nova Scotia

Daily service year-round; three trips daily during peak months. Reservations recommended.

Phone 1-877-762-7245, Bay Ferries Website

By Air By Air

Nova Scotia is located two hours closer to Europe than any other mainland North American destination and its capital city, Halifax, is geographically closer to Boston and New York than any other major Canadian city. 

The Halifax Stanfield International Airport is the Atlantic Canadian hub for all domestic, regional and international services. Visit to view a list of airlines providing flight options to Halifax.

Scheduled air service into Nova Scotia is available from all major Canadian cities, from all major United States cities through connecting hubs at Boston and Newark, and from major European cities through the connecting hub at London. In addition, scheduled charter services are available linking Nova Scotia with many Canadian and European cities.

Limousine service and car rentals are available at the Halifax International. There is a shuttle bus to and from hotels in the Halifax area. 

Located 18 minutes from our cottages, Lombard Motoring Ltd offers airport pickup service between Halifax and Sable River, as well as car rental service.  Please call 902 656 2041 for more information.

Text Directions Text Directions

Seaside Cottages is located in Lockeport, Nova Scotia, Canada.

From Halifax:  We are approximately 223 km (140 miles) west of Halifax. From Route 103 take exit 23 (Route 3). Remain on Route 3 for approximately 17 km. At the stop sign, turn left onto Brighton Road and continue until the Beach Centre. Turn right, on Locke St. and the cottages are a few yards down the road on the left side.

From Yarmouth: We are approximately 125 km (80 miles) east of Yarmouth. From Route 103 take exit 24 (Route 3) for approximately 16.5 km and continue onto Brighton Road to the Beach Centre. Turn right, on Locke St. and the cottages are a few yards down the road on the left side.