About the property
- House3300 sq. ft.
- Half Baths1
- Minimum Stay1 - 7 nights
Magical, spacious, modern, private home on the edge of the town of Lund
Our Lund home, on 3 acres of waterfront property, is just 2 km across the water from SAVARY ISLAND, 2 km south of the Copeland Islands, 8 km from DESOLATION SOUND, and only a short walk from the Lund Harbour Marina and Nancy's Bakery.
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RENT BOTH FLOORS OR ONLY THE UPPER FLOOR:
The rates are for the use of both floors, though if you have a smaller group (5 or less) and don't wish to rent the full home, we also have pricing for the rental of only the upper floor (please enquire, since this website's format doesn't have a way for us to post those rates).
Access Savary Island's SANDY BEACHES easily, while enjoying conveniences and features not found on the island. You can make day trips to Savary Island using the nearby Lund Water Taxi... or we have made arrangements with Terracentric Coastal Adventures, so that you can hire them to take your family by water directly from our bay to a Savary Island beach for a worry-free day trip... no lugging your beach gear up and over Savary by foot ,while trying to keep your kids happy along the way ;) Terracentric is also available to take you on zodiac boat tours of amazing and remote parts of Desolation Sound.
Private beach, yard, and bay (3 acre property)
Stunning west-facing views
Every window frames a view of nature
Sleeps 8-10 comfortably : each room is very unique
Spacious kitchen and huge decks
Lower level is a kid’s play & sleep dreamland
Large master bathroom tub with an ocean view
Outdoor shower with an ocean view
3 kayaks (1 double and 2 singles)
Come experience a piece of coastal heaven in a magical cottage at the water’s edge!
[ Note: for home security, we have local and online video security monitoring in place ]
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 18, 2018
About Paul Shore
We are a family of four, who love the outdoors and the peace the ocean brings. At the time this photo was taken, our infant son didn't come on the kayak trip ;)
Paul Shore purchased this House in 2011
Why Paul Shore chose Lund
We vacationed in the area for years and always dreamed to build once in our lives. We found this unique property back in 2005 that brought us calmness when we stood at its shore. Its proximity to Savary Island, Desolation Sound, and the amenities of the town of Lund finalized our decision to purchase it. Now our dream home is ready to share!
What makes this House unique
As our architect Sue said recently... 'The house was designed around the idea of creating open spaces with an abundance of natural light, views, real materials contrasting and working together, shadows, strong viewpoints and transparency throughout. So as the light, sea and skies change throughout the seasons, you'll see the house change too....through shadows and reflections. It's a bit like living in a poem, I imagine. This is when architecture is most powerful...when it elevates our experience of nature and thus of being alive.'
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Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Memorable in every way!!!
When our party of 6 adults walked through the front door of our Lund house for the first time, we were awestruck! It was as if the house was built in the treetops perched on the ocean shore! And it was even more amazing as we took in the workmanship of the home. The Shores beautiful home is everything a person could ask for in a vacation getaway! Whether enjoying sunsets from the spacious deck or at the picnic table tucked in the woods, kayaking in the afternoon sunshine from our own beach and discovering basking seals and sea lions on the cliff's rocky edge, cooking meals in the gracious and well-appointed kitchen, taking morning walks into Lund for lattes and yummy pastries at Nancy's Bakery, excursions to Savary Island or into Desolation Sound, or just hanging out with good company at the Shore's lovely home, our vacation was a truly delightful and memorable experience. The Shores were helpful and responsive. When we were short one adult life jacket, they immediately provided a contact for getting one. We would stay at Shores by Lund in a heartbeat and would highly recommend this property. Thank you, Shore family, for sharing your home with us.
***** Awesome *****
We had a fabulous trip! House was very comfortable and nice. Views were spectacular. Ocean breeze and sounds were amazing. LOVED the outdoor shower, and used everyday. Paul (owner) is very pleasant, helpful and responsive. Private beach/bay is wonderful with oysters, mussels, starfish, crabs, jelly fish, and more. Kayaking was epic. Savory Island was MAGICAL! Christine at Terracentric in Lund was very helpful with arranging guided tours. Nancy's Bakery, Boardwalk Restaurant and Laughing Oyster Restaurant were all good, but not great. With a hot tub, this place would be perfect. Nevertheless, we would HIGHLY recommend a stay here.
Lund magical getaway
If you're looking for a serene private getaway, this beautiful modern oceanfront home is the jewel you've been looking for. Strategically set amongst the forest, incorporating ocean views from every room in the house, its three massive decks set a wonderful stage for reading, bird, seal, and bear watching, dinners, and yoga stretching. The kayaks provided make for a wonderful easy paddle across to Savary island which holds its own magic to explore. We hope to return with our friends and kids to explore more of this tranquil place. The home is perfect for family getaways and reunions. The Shores were fantastic with quick email responses to any questions we had. They have created a home that is the perfect model of feng shui of modern living.
Great accommodation in stunning location
This was the perfect place to bring our friends from the UK with their 3 young children. There was plenty of space for all 4 kids and 4 adults. The views from the decks were amazing. The hammocks on the lower deck were very popular. We spent plenty of time on the water using the kayaks. Christine at Terracentric in Lund was very helpful with arranging a guided paddle and a zodiac trip into Desolation Sound. The owners were very helpful and we would highly recommend a stay here.
Shores at Lund was a perfect family getaway for my family, my brother's family and my parents. There was a ton of space so we could all hang out together easily, or retreat to our own spaces for some family downtime. Highlights were spending time on the huge outdoor decks (playing charades into the sunset!), the outdoor shower, use of the kayaks (as I also brought my paddleboard), quick walk to Nancy's Bakery, and proximity to Savary Island. I had never been to that area of the Sunshine Coast and this was an incredible introduction!
Palatial wood cabin
We were imagining a little cottage in the forest. We found ourselves in an exquisite home, fully equipped with every convenience and enviable luxury, with our own beach. There are three kayaks for exploring the islands nearby. We took a few hours hike through glorious forest to arrive at an almost endless freshwater lake. We enjoyed sightings of fantastic birdlife and marine and land mammals. Christine in the village 10 minute walk away took us on an all-day tour by zodiac into the vast expanse of Desolation Sound, where we enjoyed a yummy picnic lunch on a beautiful beach in the middle of a turquoise ocean paradise.
We had no car and this presented no problem — took a taxi from the town of Powell River, and the people at the fantastic restaurant Laughing Oyster picked us up and dropped us off, and we enjoyed the tiny village atmosphere of Lund. Mostly, however, we didn't want to go anywhere, because of the beauty of the house itself, crafted with understated elegance and romantic ambience, boasting decks with sea views, outdoor shower, facilities for water activities, and the highest quality kitchen equipment and crockery. Ideal for a honeymoon couple or a large family. We were two people on honeymoon, and didn't feel like we were in the large house that it is, because the downstairs rooms are self-contained, but those additional rooms are valuable if many beds needed.
The Shores' house is a home that one would feel comfortable living in permanently, and well worth making it the primary destination even if you're travelling right across the world to get to it, as we did.
Our magical Lund cottage on the northern end of the Sunshine Coast is just 2 km across the water from Savary Island, 2 km south of the Copeland Islands, 8 km from Desolation Sound, and only a short walk from the Lund Harbour marina and from Nancy’s Bakery and her famous cinnamon buns! Come experience a piece of British Columbia coastal heaven! The Shore Family