Hacketts Cove

Hacketts Cove is located in the Peggy’s Cove Coastal Region on Nova Scotia’s Bluenose Coast. It is said it is Mother Nature’s Playground.

The Peggy’s Cove Coastal Region, encompassing the shores of the scenic St. Margaret’s Bay, offers you a wide range of attractions and experiences. Many of the area’s assets are tucked away on side roads or in scenic coves and harbours that are just waiting to be explored. Just 30 minutes from downtown Halifax.

Besides the stunning natural beauty of this area there are a whole host of exciting activities and experiences to savour. The region is noted for its hiking trails, kayaking adventures, whale watching, birding activities, and golf courses and pristine beaches offer fun for the whole family

The restaurants and cafes in the area offer the freshest Nova Scotia seafood. Lobster is their specialty but don’t miss a feed of mussels or a meal featuring the wonderful St Margaret’s Bay haddock.

Shopping includes many small, locally owned gift stores, galleries and craft shops which feature primarily Canadian and Nova Scotian artists and crafts people.

Accommodation varies from oceanfront campgrounds to cozy cottages to friendly bed and breakfasts and inns. You will find something to suit every requirement and budget.

Area Schools:

  • East St. Margarets (PR-06)
  • Five Bridges (07-09)
  • Sir John A. MacDonald (10-12)