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Murphy's Camping on the Ocean - Boat Tours
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308 Murphys Rd, Murphy Cove, Nova Scotia B0J 3H0, Canada
+1 902-772-2700
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Murphy’s is clearly a family committed business and the owners/family are wonderful people. We had three tents and thought we had picked a site that could afford all three with a view of the water, unfortunately neither was true. Regardless, it worked. The bathhouse was...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

An 1-1/2 hr ride Fron Halifax but Worlds away this privately owned campground has all you need for a break. Sites are split about equally for renting and RV's. Tent sites are on the smaller side- but fit our 6 person tent. There was a...More

Thank Akakt
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Can't say enough nice things about the owners and this camp site. Everything was above and beyond what could be expected. great location, service and helpful friendly people. Boat trip was also crazy fun with lots of laughs and great experience. Don't miss the camp...More

Thank Carl T
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Shocked that we were drawn into the beautiful video on their website. Campground is definitely not for trailers of any great size. Our 32' trailer barely had enough room on the uneven site. We booked a site with 30 amp service, only to be given...More

Thank franksandy68
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights despite booking for 3 . Lovely campground directly on the ocean which was a real draw for us . The owners are very friendly and hosted a communal fire at 8pm and muscle boil at 9pm which was...More

Thank WestGTAMarAl
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This is an amazing location with a great view on a cove, access to water to play with the critters and fish. Mussels by the campfire will be remembered. So good! However, the sites are very uneven and the utilities are not well planned. I...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2015

We were really excited about staying at this campground but were really mixed about it once we got there. We purchased a package with 2 lobsters, mussels and a boat trip. We got the lobsters and mussels, which were great, but because of "weather"the boat...More

2  Thank livetotravel61
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

We drove in off the road after a long day of travel, and found this gem! It was busy and almost full, we were able to tour & pick a spot, we were unsure as we're used to larger more secluded camping. Our minds have...More

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We needed a camp site and though they were not officially open for the season ( second week of may) they happily let us use a tent site. The free coffee the next morning was great and we are looking forward to going back sometime...More

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