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A beautiful new home steps from Spindler's Beach.

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Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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5 - 7 nights


Feltzen South House Rental Photos and Description

Steps to the beach. Beautiful views and location. Amazing new vacation property.

This 2 bedroom home has been carefully rebuilt and newly furnished to capture the traditional character of the area. Many windows provide great views with lots of natural light. With one King, one Queen and two fold-away memory foam beds the house sleeps 4 comfortably. A sliding door converts the sitting room into a private space for the fold-away beds.

The main floor is open concept with a central butcher-block topped maple island. Each bedroom and the main floor have individual heat pump units for heating and A/C. A comfortable seating room with vaulted ceiling is furnished with leather sofa and chairs, large smart TV, surround sound, cable and WiFi. Hardwood floors throughout. New stainless steel appliances.

The Master bedroom features a King sized bed. The guest bedroom features a Queen. Both beds are hand-made solid spruce with new luxury 14 in. memory foam mattresses.

The Master bath features a double vanity, claw-foot soaker tub and marble shower. A second bathroom on the main floor features a marble shower and vanity.

The front facing windows on the main and second floors have views of Lunenburg Bay. Three large exterior decks provide great views and comfortable seating throughout the day, as well as a great place to BBQ.

The house is uniquely private in the village, being set back from the main road and neighbouring homes, while still affording a lovely view of the water. Trees on three sides add to the privacy.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Tim Salzman
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french
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Calendar last updated:
October 24, 2016

About Tim Salzman

My work has taken me to many places. There are so many wonderful places and interesting people, it always amazes me. But I am always happy when the plane lands at YHZ and taxies to the gate - for me Nova Scotia is the best place of all.

Tim Salzman purchased this house in 2014

Why Tim Salzman chose Nova Scotia

I live down the road on the other side of the cove. I have always been fascinated with Feltzen South. Driving down the Ovens hill and seeing Lunenburg Harbour emerge from the woods still gives me the feeling of awe at the natural beauty.

When the 705 property came on the market we knew we had to have it. Little did we know at the time it would be completely rebuilt from the foundation up - but the result is stunning.

What makes this house unique

This house is steps from the Spindler's beach, with beautiful views of Lunenburg to the West and the open ocean to the East. The area is quiet and peaceful and the Feltzen South road is an amazing place to walk or ride your bike, as it hugs the shore line.

The house is newly constructed and furnished with new beds, furniture, TVs, linens, etc.

The large TV room has a barn door to close it off from the main living area, effectively making it a third bedroom with two single folding memory foam beds.


based on 9 traveler reviews

A beautiful new home steps from Spindler's Beach.
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

Die perfekte Entspannung

  • 5 of 5

Nach einer anstrengenden Anfahrt kamen wir in diesem wirklich schönen Haus an. DIe Lage ist wunderbar ruhig, das Haus auf das beste ausgestattet. Gemütliche Betten mit Meerblick haben uns ein tolles Aufwachen beschert. WIr konnten viel wandern und besichtigen.

VIelrn Dank Tim und seiner Familie für diese wunderschöne erholsame Woche!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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great way to end the summer

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Everything you could ask for by the beach.

The trip on the Bluenose was a highlight for us, but make sure you book an afternoon sailing and book two months in advance.

The ovens restaurant has fantastic music from 8 to 10 pm. A complete surprise to our friends and ourselves.

Thanks again Tim and Rachel.

Betsy and Ken

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Will never forget our stay here

  • 5 of 5

Where to begin? Tim and his wife have created an amazing vacation home. They have thought of EVERYTHING. They are meticulous and clearly take pride in this home. If you are a neat/clean freak like myself, you will approve 110%. Everything was immaculate. No details are spared. You have everything you need and then some -- my only suggestion (and this lends itself to the neat freak mentality) is to perhaps consider installing foot cleaning station outside the side door. Our feet were often covered in sand and we hand to b-line on our heels to the shower.

This is a beautiful home. Incredible beds, fluffy white towels, 3 decks to choose from, killer sunset view from bedrooms, 3 flat screen TVs, pristine dishes, glassware and pots and pans.


- great assortment of board games, local art and literature and current magazines

- superb cots and bedding for the kids

- an amazing bath tub

- complimentary bag of very tasty coffee

- food basics like sugar, flour, baking powder, spices, vanilla

- nice laundry room with detergent and softener provided

- option to hang clothes on clothesline, which is actually a very pleasant activity if you've never tried it.

- quiet, charming stretch with old homes, fishing huts, Spindler's beach etc...

- great recommendations for Lunenburg restaurants. We enjoyed the lobster bun at South Shore Fish Shack, the Lunenburger at Grand Banker and fresh scallops from Corkumsthat we enjoyed on a bed of lemony Swiss chard bought at the amazing Lunenburg Farmer's Market.

As we pulled out of the driveway on our last day, I thought to myself -- We *must* return here one day.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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A delightful home in a wonderful area

  • 5 of 5

What a fabulous place to stay. The owner met us on arrival and walked us through the house. We were amazed at how new the building was with features that were modern, clean and very comfortable. The kitchen appliances were new and the cabinets were stocked with every pot, pan and appliance we needed. The bathrooms were clean with shower and tub upstairs and plenty of space. The bed in the master bedroom was very comfortable a this was the only bedroom we used. The dining room and living room both looked out towards Lunnenburg Harbor with comfortable furniture. The entertainment room has surround sound with plenty of DVDs and very comfortable furniture. The temperature in the building was easily modified and the bedrooms and family room had the latest in heat pump/AC which could be separately controlled. We had no building issues during our 8 day stay. The owner gave us clear written instructions with phone numbers if we needed anything. We enjoyed the location across the harbor from Lunnenburg which gave use the opportunity to explore other areas. The three decks with comfortable chairs/lounges provided sun at any time in the day. The owner provided contacts for purchasing seafood and was pleasant and helpful when he met us the first day. We were left alone to enjoy the home and only reconnected with the owner when it was time to check out. We would highly recommend this for anyone looking for a special vacation in the Lunenburg area in a very special home.


Hamilton, MA

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Simply fabulous

  • 5 of 5

House and any piece of equipment is brand new (second season) and super clean. Plenty of space; three decks to choose from and location just mintes from Lunenburg.

The weather let me down a bit so I had to stay at home more than I wanted - which was a pleasure at this nice property.

Thanks Tim

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Place!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful new cottage just steps from a private beach. Perfectly clean and organized, well equipped and beautifully appointed in every room. Tim was a fantastic host and was very helpful and informative. It was very obvious that a lot of care and thought went into the place. Perfect for a family stay. The area is one of a kind with stunning views and beaches to roam. It reminded us why we love Nova Scotia so much - a great escape from the city! We will recommend this place to our friends and family. Thanks Tim!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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Nearest Airport
124 Kilometres
Halifax International
Nearest Barpub
3.7 Kilometres
Purple Leprechaun Roadhouse
Nearest Ferry
11.6 Kilometres
Lahave Ferry
Nearest Golf
16 Kilometres
Bluenose Golf Club
Nearest Train
113 Kilometres
Halifax Train Station
Nearest Motorway
24 Kilometres
103 Exit 11
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Ovens Natural PArk
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Spindler's Beach
Car: necessary

This area is amazing. The house is across from the active Feltzen South Wharf, which is right at the end of Spindler's beach - a local favourite for beautiful views and finding sea glass. A two minute walk from the house gets you onto the beach. Take a walk along the quiet Feltzen South road which runs along the ocean and enjoy wonderful views of Lunenburg across the Bay.

The house is about 3 KM from the Ovens Natural Park, with breathtaking sea caves, hiking trails, ocean cliffs, festivals and kayaking.

A five minute drive takes you to Sand Dollar Beach - the best place to find Sand Dollars. It's also where you will find the warmest water in the area due to the shallow nature of the bay. Oxner's and Hirtle's beaches are both 10 minutes away. Hirtle's is a stunning 3 km stretch of beach that leads onto a spectacular hike around Gaff Point. Oxner's is more private and located at the mouth of the LaHave.

The LaHave cable ferry is about 10 minutes away. Across the river you will find the popular LaHave Bakery and Risser's Beach.

A 10 minute drive takes you into Lunenburg, a UNESCO world heritage site and one of Nova Scotia's oldest permanent settlements. Famous for it's historic architecture, restaurants and home of the Bluenose II.

Mahone Bay, another popular historic town is only 30 minutes away.

The Rose Bay general store is licensed, sells local products, has a small restaurant, and is conveniently located less than 5 minutes away.


Rates & Availability

Feltzen South House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Fall 2016
Sep 11 2016 - Nov 5 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
Apr 29 2017 - May 20 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Early Summer 2017
May 21 2017 - Jun 24 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 25 2017 - Sep 2 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
September 2017
Sep 3 2017 - Sep 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Late Fall 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 4 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $149

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Feltzen South House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2250 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master bath - toilet , tub , shower , Marble shower and double vanity. Soaker tub.
    Main floor bath. - toilet , shower , Marble shower and vanity.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Guest Bedroom. - 1 queen , AC, TV, closet. Nice views. Vaulted ceiling.
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , AC, TV, walkin closet, on suite. Nice views. Vaulted ceiling
    Sun room - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Sun room converts with barn door. 2 memory foam folding beds
  • Master: King bed with luxury memory foam mattress. Cable TV, heat pump for AC/heat. Walk-in closet. On-suite with marble vanity and shower, soaker tub. Large walk-in closet. Nice views. Guest: Queen bed with luxury memory foam mattress. Cable TV, heat pump for AC/heat. Small closet. Guests can use the second bathroom. Sun-room: The sun-room converts into a large 3rd bedroom by closing off the opening to the main living area with a large barn door. Two memory foam folding cots make a great sleeping area for the kids.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming

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