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PERFECT~Warm Water~Quiet Beach~4 Star~Great Location~Pet Friendly

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

A perfect beach vacation getaway with 2 bedrooms, fireplace, secluded beach

PEI Beach House By The Bay is a waterfront vacation home overlooking the Northumberland Strait, Confederation bridge and SeacowHead Lighthouse. The bright open layout is ideal for relaxing and entertaining.

The location is private and the views from the patios are breathtaking. The screened in porch is the perfect place to enjoy the views on breezy nights. While the Adirondack chairs and picnic table await you on the deck.

The beach is very quiet and the water is warm on this side of the Island. At low tide, our beach stretches for miles. So much so, you may think you can reach the Confederation Bridge.

The house has everything you need. Two large bedrooms and an open concept main floor with a fireplace. It is tempting to just stay put and relax. However, if you have never visited PEI, your curiosity may cause you to leave your vacation getaway for some of the Island's attractions. We are but 20-30 minutes away from many of the Island's popular sites.

More Details

Property Manager
Diane Murphy
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 14, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

We really enjoyed our week at this amazing cottage.

Lots of walks on the shore, beach combing, sunsets and some great pictures to capture the moments.

Cottage was warm and welcoming and well stocked.

We found enough both here at the cottage and on the road to keep everyone happy (Mom, Dad & 12 & 14 year old girls).
Aug 2016
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Amenities

Albany Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Our bathroom is on the second floor. Enjoy the large soaker tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Both bedrooms have large closet space and are on the second floor.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
L'Ile du Prince Edouard, votre choix pour location de vacance sur le bord de la mer est surement PEI Beach House by The Bay Admirez les couchers de soleil, profitez du WiFi , la plage prive et 2 chambres a couche. Tout pres de la La maison aux pignons verts.

Reviews

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PERFECT~Warm Water~Quiet Beach~4 Star~Great Location~Pet Friendly
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews
5

The property is beautiful

  • 5 of 5

The property and home are beautiful. The pictures do not do it justice. The private beach is spectacular. At low tide you can enjoy the most amazing walks and sandbars. The great public beach is also walking distance from the house. Our family has so many amazing memories from this trip and this beautiful beach home.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sara, I am very happy you enjoyed your 2 week vacation at the beach house. I would be happy to welcome your family again. Diane
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5

PEI beach house by the Bay = Perfect vacation

  • 5 of 5

The house was immaculate and very inviting. It was a home away from home and we hated to leave. It had all the amenities you would need. The location is central and easy access to most everything is less than 30 minutes away. We spent a lot of time in Cavendish with the kids and it was very convenient. These things are very important to me. The back/front yard was a little paradise. We loved watching the tides and how the beach changes. The pictures are great but don't hold a candle to seeing it for yourself. We would totally rent here again:)

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are always happy to hear of our guests successful vacation. We hope to greet you again, Diane
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Peterborough
5

Spacious and Comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

The Beach House had all amenities to make our week's stay both relaxing and comfortable. It is very quiet with splendid views of the sea. At low tide, you can walk all the way to the lighthouse on the far point. (It takes about 1 hour each way). Lots of opportunities to explore. Don't forget to try the ice cream at the corner store in Bedeque! We highly recommend the PEI Beach House on the Bay!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review. I'm happy to hear you made it to the lighthouse, that's a beautiful walk. I would be happy to welcome you again. Diane
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5

Tranqullity and beauty !!

  • 5 of 5

We have spent a week of relaxation in majestic scenery. From Chelton, you are close to any place where tou would like to be for a visit. We had a chance to do cycling into the roads and lanes offering gorgeous sceneries.

Our host were up to our expectation.

It is really worth the trip. 5 Stars !!!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bonjour Andre, Thank you for taking the time to input your comments. It is always a pleasure to hear our Guests enjoyed their time at our beach house and on The Island. Enjoy the rest of the summer months. Diane
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5

great vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 had a 2 week stay. The cottage was well big enough for us, very clean, and came with all the anemities that we needed for our stay. It's a two bedroom, upstairs/downstairs, with a pull out couch.

Chelton Beach (2k)is an amazing beach, with a wonderful sandbar. The days we were there, there were no jellyfish, or seaweed. The jellyfish in Cavendish on our first day made swimming immpossible. We didn't see any jellies at Chelton, or in front of the cottage. YMMV of course!!

The community of Bedeque is under 5 minutes drive from the cottage. It is very small, and very friendly. We made some friends with the people at the corner store, the owners of the breakfast Cafe, a couple of people at the church. I would go thte corner shop every day for at least "something", so it was convenient to have it close by. We attended a fully packed Ceilidh on a Tuesday night at the United church in town. It was good. We went to two others on the island, and by far and away the best was Mike Pendergast and Tom McSwiggan. Even the kids were loving the music, and the banter between songs. Get there early, and get a seat. Fantastic show.

Travelling the entire Island on any given day and without a plan was fun. To drive 90 minutes to the North Cape, or east Point is not a big deal. The location of the cottage is very good considering the Bridge, and Summerside. Charlottetown is about 45 minutes. I did find myself going to the North side of the island pretty often, simply because of the stuff to do up there (mostly for the kids I guess). But it's not even a 30 minute drive.

We ate a tonne of shellfish. Sharkey's in Summerside has a great reputation, but they close at 7PM(!)-even on Friday and Saturday nights, so we never made it there. The Deckhouse on the peir was pretty good, Skip's Fish 'n Chips had excellent fish and chips. Our best meals were in Charlottetown and then a few other random restaurants around the island. The Pearl in Rustico, New Glasgow lobster suppers was pretty good (mostly experience really), Sydney and Victoria St's in Charlottetown.. There is no need to eat out so much however, as the cottage itself is fully equiped kitchen and BBQ.

Finally, a HUGE thanks to Diane for consistenly answering my many many many emails with patience and accuracy.

Diane was a huge help from beginning to end, and although I've never met her, it would have not been the same experience without her guidance, reassurances and general expterise on the Island.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words. I am always happy to hear families enjoying the Island. It is with pleasure that I answer my guests questions as I realize the more you know about a place, the more you get to enjoy. It is also a great way for me to get to know people. I truly hope to greet you again.
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Holden, MA USA
5

Review of beach getaway on PEI

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful cottage surrounded by lots of acreage and privacy. It is clean and very well kept. There is a place where you can enclose your dog and allow the dog to enjoy the screened in sun porch without access to the rest of the house.

The beach is lovely and uncrowded when the tide is out. There is no beach when the tide is in and that really is the only downside to this cottage.

All in all, I highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to place your comments. I'm glad you and Bella enjoyed your 2 week vacation at our beach house.
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Charlottetown, PEI
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Summerside, Cavendish have numerous courses
Nearest Restaurant
15 Kilometres
Gateway Village, at the bridge crossing
Car: necessary

If you are familiar with the Island, our beach house is located on the Northumberland Strait, between Sea Cow Head Lighthouse and Chelton Beach Provincial Park

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Rates & Availability

Albany Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Standard
Aug 6 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,411
 
 
Quiet Season
Sep 2 2017 - Oct 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,019
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,411
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $78.41

The house accommodates a maximum of 4 Guests. Camping, tents, RV's, etc, are not allowed on the property.

The house is smoke free. If you do smoke outside, please be cautious as the winds can be forceful and we have had some indicents on the decks. We suggest you bring your own ashtrays.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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