Get In the Swim of Things and Then Some

Get In the Swim of Things and Then Some!

With the temperatures dropping and prices rising – planning a tropical trip might prove to be prohibitive. We’ve got good news for all you hopeful travellers – here on Nova Scotia’s South Shore we’ve got winter getaways galore. With so many perfect places to stay and spots to explore, delicious dining to enjoy, shopping, sightseeing and so much more!

Oh sure – you can still soak in the beauty of our beaches – they are outstanding every day of the year, but if you’re used to taking dips on your trips then we proudly present our truly lovely and temperature-controlled collection of indoor swimming pools located right here along Nova Scotia’s South Shore. All of them are unique in their own right and each of them is surrounded by lots of wonderful things sure to make your winter getaway the greatest yet!

Best Western Plus Bridgewater Hotel and Conference pool

The Best Western Plus Bridgewater Hotel and Convention Centre’s pool is a heated saltwater pool – complete with a spiral water slide. Enjoy complimentary breakfasts and dining for lunch and dinner at their on-premise restaurant 27 South. Then set out and savour all that Bridgewater has to offer including incredible coffee and signature baked goods at Fancy Pants Cafe and the famously fantastic chowders at Blarney Stone Restaurant. And if it’s a handcrafted beer you’re after then head to the heart of Bridgewater and pull up a pint at King Street Beer Company.

The Best Western Plus Liverpool Hotel and Convention Centre’s lovely heated pool is just one of the many amenities you’ll be able to enjoy during your staycation at their full-service spot. You’re also just minutes away from the Queens County Museum where admission is free and you’re sure to find amazing exhibits, heaps of South Shore history and a well-stocked gift shop too. And for year-round entertainment look no further than Liverpool’s amazing Astor Theatre. With live music, theatrical productions, guest lectures, hit movies and more – their marquee is stellar to be sure of it.

Western Shore is where you’ll discover the Oak Island Resort & Convention Centre. Their large indoor swimming pool overlooks the beautiful waters of Mahone Bay and comes complete with a sauna and hot tub too. You can sit fireside and enjoy live entertainment in their Three Sheets Bar + Social or take a quick trip to nearby Chester for a little shopping at The Village Emporium. With over 25 local creators and businesses under one roof, you’re sure to find something for everyone on your list… including you!

The heated indoor pool and sauna at The Quarterdeck Resort are just a couple of the many onsite delights you’ll discover during your winter getaway. They also boast a private 18-seat theatre with great games, cushy seats and a very big screen. Their on-property restaurant The Grill offers a view you’ll always remember and a taste you’ll never forget. From their hilltop rooms to their beach villas – you’re sure to enjoy the sweetest of seaside stays in Summerville Centre, Nova Scotia.

Whitepoint Beach Resort has been welcoming folks to its stunning stretch along Nova Scotia’s South Shore for over 90 years. Their family-friendly indoor pool has a gentle slope and an ‘umbrella’ that rains complete with a hot tub and sauna too. And if it’s pure pampering you’re in search of on this staycation – you can relax, rejuvenate and refresh to your heart’s content at their awesome Ocean Spa.

With all that and so much more to experience this winter – we invite you to getaway to Nova Scotia’s South Shore as many times as you’re able! We’ll see you when you get here.

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