OCEANFRONT ON THE SOUTH SHORE. EARLY BOOKING SALE! BEACH RETREAT FOR 1-14.

Carol Sifton/Sandy Munroe

Speaks french, german, english
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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Carol Sifton/Sandy Munroe

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OCEANFRONT ON THE SOUTH SHORE. EARLY BOOKING SALE! BEACH RETREAT FOR 1-14.

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4BR/3BA/Sleeps 10 (pool table, ocean view deck, sun room)

Amazing beach house, a peaceful south shore retreat for 1 or up to 12, & moments from shops. Licensed & inspected by NS government. A stay at Beach Haven is so much more than a vacation, it affords the opportunity for the experience of a lifetime. Restoration awaits in the peaceful ambiance of this private 6 acre ocean side retreat located on a peninsula on the Atlantic Ocean in Nova Scotia. Absorb the beauty of the sights & sounds of the sea from our own sand & pebble beach or amble down our down our lane for 2 minutes & arrive at an all but deserted world class white sand beach. Absolutely amazing views of the open ocean, the waves breaking on the reef, Frying Pan Island & its scenic lighthouse & the birds, seals & other wildlife that abound can be found outdoors, and seen from the spacious sun room or the deck. The main level of this house (3 bedrooms, 2 baths, sunroom, living room, dining room, kitchen, washer, dryer and dishwasher) is a home-away-from-home for up to 6. For up to 12 add on the spacious lower level with 1 bedroom, 1 bath and rec room pool table.

A glorious pine cathedral ceiling crowns the open concept living room, dining room and kitchen. Fabulous sun room with 270 degree bold ocean views, including a lighthouse. The comfortable furnishings and ocean views invite relaxation. In Home Assurance of quality is featured with excellent housekeeping and a fully equipped home-away from home: spacious glassed in sun porch, ocean-view deck with outdoor furniture, wood stove fireplace, kitchen with 6 full-sized appliances (washer, dryer, dishwasher, fridge, stove, microwave), kitchenware, very comfortable beds (2 queens, 2 singles, 1 double), excellent linens, satellite TV, VCR, phone/fax, stereo, quality furnishings, books and games, picnic table, gas BBQ.

Lower level spacious recreation room with ocean views, hardwood floors and regulation pool table. Spacious bedroom & 3 piece bath also on this level.

Shopping: A scenic and easy 15 minute drive from the excellent restaurants, museums and shops of the charming village of Liverpool, 'home of the privateers' and world famous photographer, Sherman Hines.

Two large full service supermarket grocery stores are found in Liverpool. The beaches and villages of the south shore, including Lunenburg, a Unesco world heritage site, are just moments away. Experience a step back in time with the warm hospitality, unique shops antiques, artisans, crafts, farm markets, quilts and hand hooked rugs, preserves, quality 'new-to-you' clothing), fishing wharves, restaurants (from down-home to gourmet dining), historic churches and museums of seaside villages. Halifax, with the world's second deepest natural harbor is a cosmopolitan center, with a wide array of restaurants, world class museums, shopping and is about a 1.5 hour drive away.

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Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Carol Sifton/Sandy Munroe (Owner)
Advertiser since 2004
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Speaks french, german, english

Guestbook comments from the owner

"This is IT! It's fabulous, even before I got to the house I could tell that this is what I would call a get away. And the house itself is beautiful----all the wood! And the views of the sea from all those windows. If I just want to check out from the world this is the place for me. Unfortunately, no website can begin to capture how amazing this place really is." Dr. P.A.S, Canada.
Dec 2004
  • 1 of 3
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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4.8
based on 4 traveler reviews

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Oceanfront on the South Shore. Early booking SALE! Beach retreat for 1-14.
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
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Oceanfront on the South Shore. Early booking SALE! Beach retreat for 1-14.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p113234
+1 1-902-369-2066
East Berlin Nova Scotia
Boyds, Maryland
5

Guestbook Comment

There is plenty to do for all interests - charming villages to explore, sandy beach, rocky coves, a large attractive house with beautiful water views ...
  • 5 of 5
There is plenty to do for all interests - charming villages to explore, sandy beach, rocky coves, a large attractive house with beautiful water views and plenty of space for everyone to find a quiet corner to read or play games - truly a great spot to relax and recharge.
  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2007
  • Stayed: Aug 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Oceanfront on the South Shore. Early booking SALE! Beach retreat for 1-14.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p113234
+1 1-902-369-2066
East Berlin Nova Scotia
5

Listening to the waves!

  • 5 of 5
We went to Beach Haven for our anniversary with some friends. There was plenty of room, with two seperate living spaces. The kids stayed downstairs and played pool, the adults enjoyed the beautiful sunroom, while watching the georgeous sunset. We strolled along both the rocky beach and then the sandy beach, where we saw probably 30 seals! There is everything you need for a wonderful weekend. Our only complaint was that we could not stay longer, and that we did'nt bring more people. Can't wait to go back!
  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Oceanfront on the South Shore. Early booking SALE! Beach retreat for 1-14.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p113234
+1 1-902-369-2066
East Berlin Nova Scotia
Central Mass USA
5

family vacation of a lifetime

  • 5 of 5
Words can not describe how beautiful it is here. We arrived with three generations of family, four kayaks, and great joy at the chance to all be together for a week Beach Haven is better than it shows online. Spacious rooms, an enclosed back porch with AMAZING views of the ocean, and the pool table downstairs provided entertainment when we did get one afternoon of showers. The house is spacious enough to put children to bed early and still have plenty of room for adults to stay up and not disturb the kids. They thought of everything--ample good quality cookwear in the full kitchen, as well as a grill outside. Ragged Harbor is perfect for kayaking--protected from the ocean waves, our seven year olds loved it as much as the adults. The trail leading down to the harbor with the rocks to explore is well maintained, and the short walk up the dirt road to Crescent Beach is easy. Crescent Beach is breathtaking and the sand is fine, wonderful for swimming and building sandcastles. Some of our party did a day trip to Halifax, which they loved and Peggy's Cove wasn't that far either--worth the ride. Dinner at Lane's in Liverpool was great one evening--homemade food, organic, very talented Chef. We hope to return to Beach Haven one day!
  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2008
  • Stayed: Jul 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Oceanfront on the South Shore. Early booking SALE! Beach retreat for 1-14.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p113234
+1 1-902-369-2066
East Berlin Nova Scotia
Walnut Creek, CA, USA
4

Excellent choice

  • 4 of 5
We spent 7 days from June 21 to 28. The place is nice, clean.
All the element that would make your stay comfortable for a modern living were present, however, it is more like a simple home rather than luxury resort.
The only draw back is water. You cannot do multiple functions with water at the same time. One has to choose between flushing the toilet or having showers or doing laundry. Overusage will cause the water pump to shut down, and fortunately the housekeeper will show up within 20 minutes to reset the water pump. We got into the problem a few times, but taking into consideration that we were 14 people, old and young, it was not a surprising occurance.
Location location location. I felt that we found a great place judging from the geographic area. We were 15 minutes away from Liverpool, which is a relatively large town ( from Nova Scotia standards). Driving up and down the southeastern shore of Nova Scotia from there was a perfect location. This place is truly a perfect all purpose vacation base.
By the way, for those that cannot relinquish city and internet....there is Wifi access, there is satelite TV, pool table, fully modern kitchen. Being able to drink a hot cup of tea coming from a modern kitchen while watching wild rabbits running, or 5 minutes walk to a beautiful sand beach, that is the best of the two worlds.
I will defintely recommend it. And I would thank the owner of this property for providing an excellen vacation house.
  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2008
  • Stayed: Jun 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you to this guest for the recommendation and we are so glad that you and your family enjoyed your stay at Beach Haven. We do look forward to sharing this lovely spot with many more happy guests. As stated by this, and many other guests, this truly is the best of both worlds, surrounded by the sea with a lovely beach, but at the same time all of the south shore villages and towns are at your finger tips, if you chose. Part of this fabulous country ambiance is the use of country water and septic systems. We appreciate that this can sometimes be a challenge and do our best to assist our guests by providing written instructions, spare water and our housekeeper to help. In our 5 seasons of sharing this rural paradise with guests, (over 100 rental weeks, and more than 600 happy guests) this is only the fourth time that over-use of water has led the pump temporarily shutting down. The other times were in our first season as we learned how to prepare guests for rural water use. There is ample water at Beach Haven but like all rural areas moderate use at any one point in time is required, the price of sharing in this peaceful paradise.
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
158 Kilometres
Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Nearest Ferry
160 Miles
Bar Harbor/Yarmouth
Nearest Train
146 Kilometres
Halifax
Nearest Motorway
14 Kilometres
Lighthouse Route, Hwy 103
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Secluded sandy beach, 2 minute stroll
Car: necessary

With six plus acres to explore, there are a wide range of opportunities, from relaxing on the deck with a book to more active pursuits such as ocean swimming and beach combing. It's a dream location for photographers and other artists. Groomed paths lead to the saltwater pond and your own private sand and pebble beach, offering endless opportunities for swimming, beach combing, exploring the rocks and tidal pools, beach campfires, bird spotting (e.g. eagles, cormorants, osprey, sea ducks, piping plovers) and animal watching (e.g. seals, foxes, rabbits, raccoons).

An all-but-deserted world class white sand beach is a two minute stroll down our private lane. Beach Haven House is a peaceful retreat so far from the rush of urban life, and yet all of the amenities of the big city are so close, if you chose.

Golf: More than 15 excellent golf courses within an easy drive.

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Availability & Rates

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East Berlin House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer continues
Sep 6 2014 - Oct 10 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
From
C$350
Fri,Sat,Sun
C$1,300
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$75 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall by the Sea
Oct 11 2014 - Oct 31 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
From
C$300
Fri,Sat,Sun
C$800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$50 per night, per additional guest
 
Off-season retreat
Nov 1 2014 - Apr 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
From
C$250
Fri,Sat,Sun
C$500
C$1,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit C$500
Pet Fee C$100
Tax Rate 15.0%
Notes LONG STAY DISCOUNTS, INQUIRE. Rates are /week,Sat to Sat rental, up to 4 persons for main floor, 15% tax extra. extra charge (from $200-$600 per week) for additional people and/or to add on the ground floor. NOTE: The ground floor is ONLY available to guests renting the main floor, never rented out separately. November-April Long stay retreat: $1000/mth based on 6 mth stay utilities extra
50% of the rent & tax at the time of booking (by Etransfer from Canadian Accounts OR direct deposit OR Credit Card (MC or VISA) remaining 50% 4 weeks before arrival. Booking Confirmation form provided. Credit card & expiration date required to book; swipe of same card required for damage deposit at the time of arrival.
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Amenities

Amenities

East Berlin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Heating
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking Off Street
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Telephone
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 2 double
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    Sunroom - 1 double , ocean views
Entertainment:
  • Pool Table ...
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Beach Towels
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Barbecue
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • forests
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • whale watching
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • skiing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • equestrian events
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
2 queens, 2 doubles, 2 twins. DVD player; ocean side deck; hardwood floors; comfortable beds; excellent housekeeping; pine cathedral ceiling; regulation slate pool table.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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