Orchard Point oceanfront vacation cottage rental in Shelburne Nova Scotia Canada
Private oceanfront paradise


Sandy Lane
Vacation Rentals
135 Water St
Shelburne, Nova Scotia
B0T 1W0 Canada

tel: 1 902 875 2729
toll-free: 1 800 646 1577
[email protected]
www.sandylanevacations.com


Guest Testimonials

The McCay family thoroughly enjoyed themsleves in this superb house!  Thank you for making our stay so pleasant.
T. McCay
CT, July 2007
 This stay at Beach Heaven was wonderful. The house is gorgeous and the beach is magnificent. Wonderful hosting too!

Emmanuelle
 Ottawa, Canada, 2022
It is our final day today. We are all packed up. It is hard however to pull ourselves away from beautiful and incredibly relaxing Sanderling Beach House. We had a perfect vacation. Thank you.
P. and B. Wolfe
Musquadoboit Harbour, NS, 2009
What a delightful house! We had two spendid weeks. We are grateful for your many kindnesses.
B. Thomson
New Minas, NS, 2008

Orchard Point

Private oceanfront paradise

Orchard Point is a renovated 19th century sea captain's house in Shelburne, Nova Scotia
Orchard Point sits in a beautiful meadow surrounded by ocean views
Orchard Point is located in a peaceful, secluded spot at the end of a private drive
Orchard Point in Shelburne, Nova Scotia
Kitchen at Orchard Point
Dining room at Orchard Point
Dining room at Orchard Point
Dining room at Orchard Point
Sit back and relax in the comfortable living room at Orchard Point
Sit back and relax in the comfortable living room at Orchard Point
Sit back and relax in the comfortable living room at Orchard Point
Sit back and relax in the comfortable living room at Orchard Point
Kitchen at Orchard Point
Kitchen at Orchard Point
Fresh Apples from the Orchard
Upstairs hallway
Master Bedroom at Orchard Point featuring a queen size bed
Master Bedroom at Orchard Point featuring a queen size bed
Master Bedroom at Orchard Point
Second bedroom features a double bed
Second bedroom features a double bed
Second bedroom features a double bed
Enjoy a relaxing soak in the claw foot bath tub at Orchard Point
Bathroom at Orchard Point
Bathroom at Orchard Point
Second bathroom at Orchard Point
The perfect spot for kayaking
Enjoy the beautiful view at Orchard Point
View from the orchard
Sunrise over the water at Orchard Point
Sunrise over the water at Orchard Point

Description

This 19th Century sea captain's haven has been lovingly renovated and restored by an artist and historic preservationist, husband and wife team.

By combining modern touches and conveniences with traditional features this dedicated couple has managed to breathe new life into this historic oceanfront vacation rental home.

The design tastefully blends old and new architectural elements, art and furnishings to create an environment rich in character, charm, texture, and comfort. The palate of the home is a simple harmony of warm wood tones and crisp whitewashed plaster with calming ocean touches throughout. The ground floor has a living room, dining room, custom soapstone and wood kitchen with breakfast dinette, a laundry, and full bath with stone and tile walk-in shower. The upper level has a full bath with claw foot soaking tub and two bedrooms to sleep four. There is a queen size bed in the master bedroom and a double bed in guest room.

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Registration Number: RYA-2023-24-03271700062056227-113

Location

Orchard Point Cottage is located on a bold Atlantic headland just six miles East of the historic port town of Shelburne on Nova Scotia's scenic South Shore. Close enough to town for shopping, restaurants, and visits to the museums, theater and festival venues; the cottage is far enough away to guarantee seclusion.

Standing atop a long shoreward meadow, Orchard Point Cottage offers dramatic ocean vistas and wildlife viewings from every window - the welcoming sparkle of pristine Jordan Bay to the north and east, the thrill of open Atlantic surf to the south, and a South Shore picture-postcard cove to the west. This awe-inspiring setting was celebrated by writer, poet and naturalist Howard T. Walden's beautifully written "Anchorage Northeast: The story of one man's quest for the unspoiled bounties of nature and their discovery on a stretch of Nova Scotian Coast."



Amenities

On the beach Close to Beaches Close to Grocery Store
2 bedrooms 1 Queen, 1 Double 2 bathrooms
3 piece bath (shower) 3 piece bath (bath) Sheets and Towels provided
Hair dryer Fully equipped kitchen Fridge, stove
Microwave Dishwasher Toaster Oven
Coffee maker, kettle Lobster Pot Washer and Dryer
Iron & Ironing Board Cell Phone Reception High Speed Internet
TV for movie viewing only DVD Player VCR
CD Player Books & Board Games Lawn & Gardens
Beach Chairs Propane BBQ Garden Chairs
Canoe Fire Pit No Telephone (land line)
No Pets Non-Smoking

Rates

Rental Period Weekly Monthly
October 30, 2023 - May 4, 2024 Closed .
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May 5 - June 21, 2024 . .
Weekly $1,245 CDN + HST .
Three Nights (minimum) $675 CDN + HST .
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June 22 - September 6, 2024 . .
Weekly $1,495 CDN + HST .
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September 7 - October 31, 2024 . .
Weekly $1,245 CDN + HST .
Three Nights (minimum) $675 CDN + HST .
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November 1, 2024 - May 5, 2025 Closed .
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All bookings must be received . .
3 days in advance of arrival. . .



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Restrictions

Long-term rentals are subject to availability.
All bookings must be received 3 days in advance of arrival - no same-day bookings.
For the comfort of our guests, this is a non-smoking property.
Orchard Point has a strict no pet policy.

Guestbook

"We loved this place. Everything came as promised, the host was very responsive and helpful with a ton of information on the surrounding area before we arrived. Cannot recommend this place enough, beyond such a beautiful home, the surrounding area is just so nice. Hope to be back next year!!"

Max, Toronto, Canada, 2021


"The house was well taken care of, renovated, and modernized. As advertised, it is very private and secluded. Standing on the shore of the ocean, you get to fall asleep to the sound of waves. It is also conveniently located only 15 min from downtown Shelburne, where you can explore the local museums, breweries, and great dining places! If you're a bit more adventurous, 45 min in either direction you will find some of the best beaches in the province (Hawk Point & Carter's Beach) and other hidden gems! Cell reception was hit and miss on the entire peninsula, but WiFi at the house was very good, we were able to stream Netflix without any lag! The host is very responsive and helpful! Overall, a great experience!"

Nick, Halifax, Canada, 2021


"Orchard point exceeded our expectations!! We had such an outstanding two-week stay. We hope to return for years to come. We chose this place to isolate (as per NS covid rules) with our 4 month old baby. We had so much room to roam safely, lots of quiet, serene rocky shore to explore, and didn't see anyone except for the neighbour once or twice. It was truly perfect! There were tons of amenities, games to play, noodles for floating in the ocean, and anything else you might need on a beach vacation. Falling asleep to the ocean waves and waking to the perfectly calm water and sometimes even the sunrise was amazing, and the stars were spectacular every night! We couldn't recommend this place enough."

Jillian, Toronto, Canada, 2020


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