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Address: 11452 Peggys Cove Rd | Seabright, Glen Margaret, Nova Scotia B3Z 2Z2, Canada
Phone Number: 1-888-820-3045
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Bay Hammock Company makes custom hand-made hammocks, hammock swings and...

The Bay Hammock Company makes custom hand-made hammocks, hammock swings and shade sails. They make all the rope on site for highest quality possible.

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nice place for quick nap..

Many people have drove past this place without noticing the large hammock. We were told about this place by locals and was worth the search. The hammock can hold two person on it... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 9, 2015
Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

Many people have drove past this place without noticing the large hammock. We were told about this place by locals and was worth the search. The hammock can hold two person on it at once.

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

The lady at the visitors center in Peggy's cove mentioned this place so we stopped on our way back to halifax. This is the kind of place I love to find while on vacation. Canada's largest hammock sits out front for you to climb in and take a picture. We saw the rope being made and the lady making hammocks... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

We were on the way to the lighthouse in Peggy's Cove when we saw this gem. I loved the big hammock and the store was really cute. So happy we got to see this :)

Thank beverly872
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49 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2015

This is a hammock factory, store and art gallery. They do have some interesting things, but we went past before we realized what it was about. On the return trip, we made a point of stopping. The owners are friendly not pushy like we remember the former owner. The art and photographs are well worth a look and the hammocks... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2014

While we did not purchase a hammock, the proprietor was amiable, friendly, and had a wealth of information. I am used to hand made hammocks from other areas of the world, and these are equal if not better in quality.

Thank Fred M
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2014

A place to stop to see the BIG hammock. The kids loved it. Don't drive by without going in and saying Hi.

Thank eesey
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2013

As a tour operator we have stopped in at the Bay Hammock Company many times with guests from Alaska to Australia. Everyone finds it interesting to see the machines making the rope and occasionally we'll catch a demonstration of the hammock beds being woven and assembled. There's also the gallery of works by local artists that Anne organizes. Archie and... More 

Thank Kevin W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2012 via mobile

Archie and his wife make rope from recycled plastic and then turn this into hammocks over every size. Great to see it all being done. His wife manages a small gallery of local artists paintings- lovely people, great product

Thank Flhrcitwotone
Dartmouth, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2012

Me and my wife visited the Bat hammock and were so well welcomed that we bought one for us. After 3 years it is still in great shape and use it all the time. we were so impressed that when we have company and go visit Peggys cove, we make sure we have time to show them this spot. Even... More 

Thank abbiemartin
Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2011

My sister and I were impressed to see how rope is made. We were also given a demo on how to weave a hammock similar to the one we bought! It was shipped home as a Father's day gift and it made it there before our trip even ended! It is wonderful to see things are indeed still made by... More 

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