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Red Head Retreat

Red Head Retreat in Atlantic, Nova Scotia
1 of 23Red Head Retreat in Atlantic, Nova Scotia
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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Shelburne, Southwest Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia
Stay by the sea and experience the unique charms of this Nova Scotia vacation rental. Warm and inviting, this delightful holiday home sits in a large garden high on an ocean bluff and enjoys a spectacular panoramic view of the Atlantic.

Red Head Retreat is a newly renovated century home with a central staircase that divides the open plan living room, dining room and kitchen. The house has been beautifully restored with honey-coloured hardwood floors; wood trim and neutral paint colours. There is nothing to distract you from that marvelous view!

Simply furnished and decorated, this house has everything you need in a vacation rental. The kitchen is fully equipped with an under counter fridge, gas stove, microwave, toaster, coffee maker and kettle. The house is fully wired for internet. There is a flat screen TV in the livin...
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Listing #FKN2014065
About the Manager
Sandy Lane Vacation Rentals
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
Interaction with guests
I am not far away and can be reached by phone, text or email. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have a question or if there is a maintenance issue that needs to be addressed. We are easy to get a hold of and because we have an office in Shelburne, you can stop in to say hello.
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Red Head Retreat was open, bright and clean as seen on the website pictures. Nicely furnished; fabulous views from interior and from deck. Lots of opportunity for walking and viewing nature. Our dogs loved it too. NOTE: If there is a dishwasher pictured in the...More

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TrailBlazer398988, VR Owner at Red Head Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review Red Head Retreat. As you say, the house is bright and airy and has an incredible view of the Atlantic. I am sorry for the misunderstanding about the dishwasher. It was recently replaced by a second under...More

Reviewed August 1, 2017

The location is remote enough to make you feel as though you "got away" and close enough to historic attractions and pristine beaches to guarantee a terrific stay rain or shine. I chose this cottage for my ability to bring my pets and for its...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2016

My partner and I and some friends stayed at Red Head Retreat for a week in July 2016 and we fell in love with this place the moment we walked in the door. It is exactly as you see it in the pictures. The views...More

1  Thank Melinda R
Management response:Responded August 5, 2016

Melinda, I am so happy that you enjoyed your time at Red Head Retreat. We would love to see you again! All the best, Helen

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Deck
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Waiver Fee: $34 / stay - Fee
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About the neighborhood
Red Head Retreat is located in the quiet community of Atlantic, approximately 25 km to Shelburne with its restaurants, museums, grocery stores and other amenities. Red Head Beach is a half a kilometer walk from the property and can be accessed either along the shore or by road. Roseway Beach and Carleton Village Beach are both approximately 10km away. It is about an hour to Yarmouth. The UNESCO heritage town of Lunenburg is about an hour and a half while Halifax is an easy 2-hour drive. The airport is approximately 2.5 hours’ drive.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Halifax Stanfield International Airport: 154.7 mi
Ferry: Yarmouth Ferry Terminal: 59.0 mi
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 5.6 mi.
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