Anne of Green Gables could have easily settled in this large 19th century vacation rental treasure. Located in Cumberland on approximately 200 acres of colorful family owned farmland and the beautiful “shining waters” of the Northumberland Strait, is just a stroll down a red clay road. It’s architecture and furnishings will please all selective guests. The central location is perfect, with all the major attractions are an easy “buggy”” ride away.
The homestead has been in the family since built in 1879. It was recently updated and meticulously restored by local craftsmen to provide every possible modern convenience, while carefully preserving its original historical charm. It has been awarded a 4 star rating by ''Canada Select''. This vacation home rental is perfect for all travellers.
The Wexford Heritage House is also great for those looking for luxury golf resorts. Guests will not only appreciate the ability to hold as many as 10 golfing, but also the proximity to several PEI golf courses.
We are always happy to welcome you to our spacious homestead, especially when keeping the tradition of family reunions. Our two main floor living rooms, large modern fully equipped cherry kitchen and separate dining room make friends and family gatherings easy to accommodate. Weddings can be held on the beautiful 20 acres grounds. There is even a separate entrance to a bedroom with double size bed and an en suite for the Honeymooners. The other 4 bedrooms can accommodate guests. The central location makes this property ideal from which to plan day trips, making it easy to explore the entire island if you desire!
The shores of the Northumberland Strait are only a few steps from the house, and the young and young at heart will enjoy hours of strolling along the miles of beach on low tide, or enjoying reinvigorating ocean views while reclining or playing in the sand when the tide is in. it is truly a place to relax and enjoy, and forget about the hustle and bustle of urban life for awhile.
There is plenty of open space for exploring on foot or on bike. The proximity to the Fort Amherest National Park in Rocky Point will provide an opportunity to take in some history of the area, while enjoying spectacular views of the Charlottetown outer harbor.
Previous visitors with an interest in antiques and history have been surprisingly pleased to find such authenticity combined with all the modern conveniences.
This little island, called PEI, is known for many things: the smallest province in Canada, its’ beautiful red sand beach, great potatoes, enchanting stories of Anne of Green Gables, the architectural feat of the Confederation Bridge, the birthplace of Canada are but a few.
It is called the “Gentle Island” and Islanders proudly call it “The Island”. A visit at the Wexford Heritage House will give you the opportunity to have your own reasons as to why the Island is such a special place.
Whether you want to spend time golfing, tasting succulent local products, manipulate clay and create pottery pieces, exploit your creativity and make a sandcastle or melt some pewter and make a pewter piece or simply relax at the beach, your stay at the Wexford Heritage House will be exceptional. Find out why so many visitors look forward to returning 'home again' to Wexford Heritage House when returning from a day exploring PEI!
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