|Minimum Stay||2 - 7 nights|
This 1450 square foot gracious historic country home is surrounded by 1 acre of lawns and gardens with adjacent use of 150 feet of shoreline on Colpoy's Bay/Georgian Bay's crystal clear water.
This turn of the century 3-bedroom house has an eat-in kitchen, open living room and dining room areas; it features a hot tub,cedar decking, and a large wrap-a-round pillared porch providing panoramic vistas of the Niagara Escarpment, the water and islands of beautiful Georgian Bay. It has a large grassy front lawn and a broad open backyard looking back on the Escarpment. The screened-in waterfront gazebo offers a tranquil location for taking in the view while enjoying a glass of wine, the stars and the milky way!
Main Floor : The centrepiece of the living room is a large brick, airtight wood-burning fireplace. Two leather couches provide comfortable viewing of the television with satellite hook-up, DVD,VCR and a CD player, provided for your use.
Adjacent to the living room is the dining area with a large window providing breathtaking views of Colpoy's Bay over the front lawns. The dining room sits 6 people comfortably.
Separate from the living room is a tastefully decorated kitchen, fully equipped with fridge, stove, dishwasher, microwave, and plenty of cupboards and counter space. Also there is a breakfast bar area with 2 stools.
Outside Surroundings: The open wrap-around porch offers multiple vistas with the Niagara escarpment to the rear and the blue waters of Georgian Bay to the front. A waterside screened-in gazebo provides comfort for evening enjoyment and sits on a cedar deck complete with adirondack chairs. A perfect spot from which to dip your toes in the crystal clear waters of the bay, enjoy a glass of wine or take in a beautiful evening sunset.
PROXIMITY TO POINTS OF INTEREST: • Boat/Kayak Rentals : Suntrail Outfitters (Hepworth) 17 km
• Bruce Trail: 1 km
• Conservation Areas: Bruce Caves 3 km, Skinners Bluff Lookout 8 km
• Cross-Country Skiing: Sauble Trails 25 km, Sawmill Trails 13 km, Colpoys Trail 10 km, Rankin Trails 25 km
• Fine Dining: Wiarton 5 km, Owen Sound 33 km
• Fishing: Chanty Chinook Classic Salmon Derby Port Elgin 52 km, Fly-fishing Saugeen River 51 km, Trout & Salmon Lake Huron, Downrigging in Colpoy’s Bay 10 km
• Golf Course: Wiarton 5 km, Cobble Beach Golf Course 20 km
• Horse Back Riding: Purple Valley 16 km
• Hospital: Wiarton: 5 km
• Mountain Bike Trails: Bruce Peninsula Mountain Bike Adventure Park 15 km
• National Park: Tobermory 76 km, Bruce Peninsula National Park (Grotto is located here) 65 km
• Owen Sound: Shopping malls 33km
• Sand Beach: Wiarton 5 km, Sauble Beach (2nd longest freshwater beach in the world) 25 km
• Snowmobiling: District 9 Club Trails 3 km
• Snowshoeing: The Grotto 65 km, Lindsay Tract 55 km
Nestled in the heart of the South Bruce Peninsula, 'Ontario's Natural Retreat,' this gracious country home is situated on 1 acre of lawns and gardens with use of 150 feet of crystal clear waters on the shoreline of Colpoy's Bay on the western side of Georgian Bay. Located 3 hours northwest of Toronto International Airport, the Bruce Peninsula is bordered by Lake Huron and Georgian Bay, offering 850 Kilometers (531 miles) of spectacular shoreline to discover. The Niagara Escarpment (a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve) offers an impressive locale to explore, whether this be hiking along the Bruce Trail, exploring various scenic caves (including the Grotto), cycling or mountain biking in the surrounding area, swimming in the beautiful water of Georgian Bay, golfing at four nearby courses, or cross-country skiing in the winter.
Other Activities: Hiking the Bruce Peninsula
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Dec 14 2014 - Jan 3 2015
7 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||C$300|
-- 60 days prior to date of arrival: Deposit refund = 100%
-- 30 days prior to date of arrival: Deposit refund = 50%
***Prices are in Canadian funds***
UNTIL CONFIRMED RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
*$300 refundable security/damage deposit is required for rental confirmation.
First payment of 50% of the total rental fee is immediately due to reserve the week in question. Balance of total fees due 30 days prior to rental period.
Payment: Canadian guest personal cheques or e-interac email payment; International guests: pay in CDN funds via money order, bank draft or a bank-to-bank transfer
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (CAD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.