Welcome to our Newsroom, a one-stop information destination for what’s going on at Fox Harb’r Resort. It is our pleasure to share with you current coverage and News Releases. For additional information about our Resort, please contact our President, Kevin Toth.
Fox Harb’r showcases a taste of Canada
Oct 26, 2023
Fox Harb’r Resort is Showcasing the Best of Nova Scotia and Canadian Wine. The bountifulness of Nova Scotia food and drink was an eye opener when I came here. Whether you are guest coming from overseas or around the corner, we want to put the best of Nova Scotia forward…..”
A recent visit to Fox Harb’r Resort had already been top-tier in every way, including the arrival on a private jet to the resort’s on-site landing strip. This trip was to showcase the resort’s impressive amenities. Sport shooting, archery, sea kayaking, caught-that-day seafood for lunch and a sunset happy hour on a yacht – to name a few….
The Joyce Family Foundation Makes Historic $1.5M Endowment Gift to CNIB in Support of Students Who Are Blind
Sept 21, 2023
The Joyce Family Foundation, a leading private family foundation created by the late Canadian businessman Ron Joyce, has made a landmark endowment gift of $1.5 million to CNIB’s post-secondary bursaries program. The donation represents the largest endowment gift in CNIB’s history. With applications for CNIB scholarships and bursaries tripling in recent years, the Joyce Family Foundation’s generosity will play a crucial role in meeting growing demand.
Delivering that perfect mix of business and pleasure, Fox Harb’r Resort is a stately luxury hideaway. Guests relax in 88 comfortable town home style suites, congregate at the Joyce centre which offers 37,000 sq. ft. f meeting space. It also includes the stunning Nova Scotia ballroom, and expansive outdoor terrace, state of the art facilities, and art collection what includes works by Christopher Pratt and Alex Colville.
Exhilarating Golf and an Abundance of Activities…….
Fox Harb’r adding more golf to its already impressive property
Sept 7, 2023
Designers Tom McBroom and Doug Carrick continue to add and tweak Fox Harb’r resort, adding nine more holes and renovating the current front nine.
Construction of nine more holes originally tabled for 2028 or 2029 is slated to begin this fall. In conjunction with renovating the resort’s current front nine, Carrick and McBroom will craft the additional holes on a wooded parcel of land south of the property. Running adjacent to Fox Harb’r’s grape vineyards, the course will be aptly named the Vineyard Course.
Golf frenemies McBroom and Carrick get the go ahead for a larger golf course at Fox Harb’r in Nova Scotia
Aug 25, 2023
Two of Canada’s top golf architects – Thomas McBroom and Doug Carrick – looked a little shell-shocked when they heard the news. The two men had already spent weeks this summer carving out nine holes (many oceanside) at the golf course of Nova Scotia’s Fox Harb’r Resort when owner Steven Joyce told them he had changed his mind – and asked for a second 18-hole course as well.
Nova Scotia Star Escapes:Indulge, taste, and stay at Fox Harb’r Resort
August 28, 2023
Soak up the magic of Canada’s picturesque East Coast. Indulge at the Fox Harb’r Resort Dol~as Spa where total relaxation is on the menu. Taste the maritime lobster in one of the dining rooms. Stay at the resort best known for its 18 hole golf course. Fox Harb’r Resort is also in the process of constructing nine additional waterfront holes.
Fox Harb’r – Nova Scotia’s 5-Star Resort…and Not Just for Golf
March 22, 2023
Fox Harb’r resort is Nova Scotia’s only five-star, four-diamond resort. There’s a good reason for that. The resort was built by Ron Joyce, the co-founder of Canada’s largest restaurant chain. In 1987 he fulfilled his dream by acquiring 1,100 acres and built a 250-acre championship golf course and a 5,000-foot airplane runway on the property. Ron Joyce’s original idea evolved into a five-star, four-diamond resort hosting up to 220 guests in 88 large suites facing the ocean.
Buyers experience Canada’s allure at Incentive Canada 2022
July 15, 2022
International buyers met with Canadian meeting and incentive suppliers in the eastern province of Nova Scotia between 10-13 July 2022.
The Incentive Canada 2022 summer program, organized by Destination Canada, facilitated tours of the Maritimes to all attendees and provided a platform for one-to-one meetings between international buyers and Canadian suppliers…
Did you know that you can stand anywhere in Nova Scotia and be no further than 67 kilometres from a shoreline? It may be the second-smallest province in Canada but it ranks up there with things to do and see while you circumnavigate the rugged shoreline. Here’s my favourite “only in Nova Scotia” traveller treats…
At our recent visit to Fox Harb’r Resort in Nova Scotia, I found this to be another resort with an outstanding kitchen that attempts to grow at the property as many of the herbs, greens and salads as are needed, plus they stock a trout pond where fat trout are caught fly-fishing for sport (then they are released back to the pond) or for the kitchen (see Fox Harb’r Resort).
FOX HARB’R RESORT ACCELERATES EXPANSION PLANS; CONSTRUCTION ON PHASE TWO OF ITS CHAMPIONSHIP GOLF COURSE SET TO BEGIN THIS FALL
Fox Harb’r Resort, one of Canada’s premiere resort communities, announces additional development updates at its five-star property in Nova Scotia, including an accelerated launch of a second phase of construction for its new Carrick-McBroom designed golf course. By summer 2026 guests and members will have access to 36-holes of golf comprising an 18-hole Ocean Course fronting the Northumberland Strait and an 18-hole parkland style course, to be known as the Vineyard Course.
CHEF VIKRAM VIJ TO HOST FOX HARB’R RESORT’S 2018 SPRING CULINARY WEEKEND
Oct 30, 2017
WALLACE, NS – OCTOBER 30, 2017 – Celebrity Chef Vikram Vij will headline Fox Harb’r Resort’s 2018 Spring Culinary Weekend, Friday – Sunday, May 4-6. This gourmet weekend includes two nights’ accommodation in a luxury ocean-view suite; an arrival gift; a Friday night welcome reception hosted by Chef Vij; deluxe gourmet breakfast in the Cape Dining Room; escorted winery and tasting tour at nearby Jost Vineyards; cooking class and demonstration by Chef Vij; Saturday gourmet gala dinner paired with specially selected wines, prepared and hosted by Chef Vij and Fox Harb’r Executive Chef Shane Robilliard; and an elegant Sunday brunch.