THE HIGHLANDS -CHARMING 11 ACRE ESTATE:CENTURY HOME & PAVILION

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Sleeps25
Bedrooms 9
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay nights

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THE HIGHLANDS -CHARMING 11 ACRE ESTATE:CENTURY HOME & PAVILION

Georgetown Chateau / Country House Rental Photos and Description

Estate, 9 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 20-24)

This secluded 11.5 acre family estate is the perfect vacation spot for a family reunion, group of friends, corporate retreat or a wedding. With an abundance of charm, character, and treasures, this piece of Prince Edward Island history will leave guests with many cherished memories. The sandy beach at the end of the lane offers great swimming at high tide and clam digging and beachcombing at lower tides. The Confederation Trail for walking and biking runs along the old rail line that used to bring guests to The Highlands when it was a hotel (1930-1940).

There is fabulous golfing within a five-minute drive. Brudenell Resort includes Brudenell and Dundarave (two 18-hole championship golf courses), as well as horseback riding, kayaking, tennis, lawn bowling, dining facilities, and a spa.

The century home contains nine bedrooms (eight with their own sink) on the 2nd and 3rd floors. The first floor has a formal living and dining room, breakfast room, den, kitchen, pantry, and laundry/power room. There is plenty of everything needed for entertaining our guests.

The 1930's dance pavilion is adjacent to the house, and was built when the property became a hotel. Guests would travel by train, car, and horse to The Highlands -- to the dances that were held there. Two room-length balconies are perched over the plank dance floor; and a ping-pong table and basketball net are available for recreation in the Pavilion. The Pavilion also has a powder room, kitchen with sink, propane stove, fridge, and a barbecue. It is a wonderful place to eat or relax in the many comfortable chairs and couches -- enjoying the beautiful weather from the veranda or a warming fire inside.

Weddings: The property is a tried and true amazing location for a wedding! We will be happy to discuss this with you.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Sandra (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2003
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Guestbook comments from the manager

We couldn't have dreamed for a better wedding day! The sun was shining, the birds were singing, and the pavilion was decorated perfectly. There were rave reviews all around and everyone of our guests had a fantastic time . . . our wedding day was as whimsical and joyous as we could have hoped for!!!
Jun 2009
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Sleeps25
Bedrooms 9
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
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Reviews

Reviews

The Highlands -Charming 11 Acre Estate:Century Home & Pavilion
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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The Highlands -Charming 11 Acre Estate:Century Home & Pavilion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p215355
+1 902 464-0554
Georgetown Prince Edward Island
5

50th Wedding Anniversary for our Parents

  • 5 of 5
We had our parents Anniversary here and the place was perfect for it. We had a week of family fun, everything you need for entertaining is here from plenty of dishes etc. to a great place for dancing or a relaxing evening by the huge stone fireplace in the pavilion. The kids from ages 13 to 78 enjoyed the house itself, the basketball net and Ping Pong in the pavilion, games and the bikes, they were always biking into Georgetown or on the Confederation Trail. We also spent a couple days at the beautiful singing sands beach (awesome). One restaurant in town we all loved was Clam Digger's, great seafood.
Our family was mostly here from the west, Alberta and BC and even a few from Australia and everyone loved it and still talking about it, oh and wondering what occasion we can celebrate next to come back. Thank You Sandra for answering all questions I had you were great. Hope to see you again. Thanks Beth
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
The Highlands -Charming 11 Acre Estate:Century Home & Pavilion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p215355
+1 902 464-0554
Georgetown Prince Edward Island
Baxters Corner, NB
5

Perfect!!

  • 5 of 5
Beautiful is the first word that comes to mind. We were 4 generations of family, some coming from as far away as BC, finally able to all get together at one time and wanted somewhere special to celebrate our mothers 80th birthday and we found it!! From ages 1 to 80 everyone had a great time. The house, the history,the grounds, the pavilion all so beautiful and spacious.....finding it hard to come up with just the right words to describe it. The dining room was so large we could all sit and eat at the same table, the rooms all so beautiful and the pavilion (the best).....our own private karaoke bar.....games room.....dance hall....ice cream socials on the covered veranda while swinging on the hanging seats....ghost stories one stormy night, by a crackling fire and candle light. Like someone in an earlier review said....."if those walls could talk!" With out a doubt the BEST spot for a family reunion. Only regret is that we couldnt stay longer...but we'll be back next time we're all together...it won't be, "where we going this time?", it will be,"Don't forget to book The Highlands". Thank you Sandra for sharing this little piece of heaven so that we could make memories that will last a lifetime.
  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
57 Kilometres
Charlottetown
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
PEI Ferry
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
End of the lane
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Brudenell & Dundarave
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Georgetown Inn, Clam Digger, Eden's Gate
Car: recommended

The Confederation Trail runs by The Highlands and is excellent for walking, jogging, and biking. We have bikes and helmets at The Highlands for your use. Prince Edward Island is wonderful for biking as the trails are scenic and fairly level.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Georgetown Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 0.1%

Notes

  • $3900 - $4400 CD per week
  • There have been many very unique and special weddings at The Highlands. Special arrangements are necessary for weddings or group functions and we will do our best to ensure its success!
  • We primarily rent by the week, but will accommodate a minimum stay of 2 nights.

Amenities

Amenities

Georgetown Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 4242 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Beach ...
  • Town ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Adventure
General:
  • Telephone ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking Off Street
  • Alarm Clock
  • Firewood
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Washing Machine
  • Towels Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Security System
  • Parking
  • Wireless Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Living Room
  • Broadband Access
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Catering Available ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Stove
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 20 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • 2nd floor Bathroom - toilet , tub
    Shower Room - shower
    3rd floor Bathroom - toilet , tub
    Pavilion Powder Rm - toilet
    Master Bedroom - toilet , shower
    Laundry/Powder Room - toilet
  • The sink in 8 of the 9 bedrooms as well as the separate shower room greatly reduce the demand on the bathrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 25
  • Master - 1 queen , En Suite
    Suzanne's Room - 1 double , Sink
    Heather's Room - 2 double , Sink
    Maids Room - 1 double
    Red Room - 1 double , Canope Bed Sink
    Garden Room - 1 double , Sink
    Tower Room - 1 double , Sink & Tower Rm - 3rd Floor
    Yellow Room - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Sink - Third Floor
    Julie's Room - 1 queen , Sink - 3rd Floor
  • There are 6 bedrooms on the 2nd floor, 5 with their own sink, and the Master Bedroom has en-suite. There is a separate shower room on this floor as well as a full bathroom. The 3rd floor has 3 bedrooms and a full bath with a lovely, comfortable tub. Each bedroom has a sink, and the Tower Room has a separate room in the tower.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Music Library
  • DVD Player
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games for Kids
  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
Communication / Internet:
  • fax
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Boat
  • Beach Towels
  • Small Cooler
  • Bicycles
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • churches
  • live theater
  • winery tours
  • health/beauty spa
  • botanical garden
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • horseback riding
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
  • photography
  • boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • Babysitter
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • golf privileges optional
  • pier fishing
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • golf
  • surfing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
Notes:
The separate Dance Pavilion functions as a very large playroom for adults as well as children. There is a large fireplace (15 Ton of stone from South America), and a wood room. A large billiard table, and ping pong tables offer plenty of challenge. There are plenty of tables and chairs, and it is a great place to spend time, eat, stretch out with a book on the veranda or relax by a roaring fire in the evening.

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