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Helen Edley

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Glenshore Cottage-Relax on Prince Edward Island's South Shore

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Canoe Cove Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Detached Unit, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 8)

We invite you to enjoy our summer cottage – located in Canoe Cove, Prince Edward Island, about half way between the Confederation Bridge and Charlottetown. Glenshore Cottage is a paradise by the sea… a little fun in the sun… a summer delight! We invite you to spend a week (or more) relaxing, exploring and recharging. The cottage is just a two minute walk from an endless expanse of warm red sand.

The cottage features an open-plan great-room with new laminate flooring, lots of windows, gourmet cottage kitchen and French doors opening to the spacious deck... all overlooking beautiful Canoe Cove. A propane fireplace is enjoyed in the cozy sitting area, dining area or the kitchen. This wonderful vacation cottage is situated in one of the most desirable cottage subdivisions on PEI's South Shore. This well-maintained cottage is the perfect south-shore getaway!

Glenshore Cottage makes an an excellent base for island excursions. You are only 15 minutes from picturesque Victoria by the Sea; 20 minutes will have you exploring historic Charlottetown; and in 30 minutes, you can explore all the Cavendish attractions including the home of Anne of Green Gables.

Keywords: cottage, canoe, beach, Victoria, confederation trail, Charlottetown, 2 bedroom

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Helen Edley (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

About Helen Edley

Chris and Helen Edley live in Victoria BC, on Canada's west coast. Chris has spent many years living on the east coast and they love the beautiful south coast of PEI. They own a graphic design company, which, in addition to designing and producing interpretive signs for parks, also supports the international geocaching community with products and services through landsharkz.ca. 'We hope that all our guests have a wonderful and memorable holiday and enjoy exploring PEI as much as we do'.

Helen Edley purchased this cottage in 2009

Why Helen Edley chose Prince Edward Island

After some memorable and relaxing family vacations in this area Chris and Helen decided they needed a vacation home to use themselves and to share with others in one of their favorite holiday destinations. With one son in the air force, they felt that the cottage would be somewhere he could visit and relax and get some 'home away from home' during his long postings away from family.

What makes this cottage unique

We like to start off with a Cows Ice Cream! You can get them on the ferry, in Borden when you cross the bridge or in Charlottetown on the pier! We have personal flavor favorites but we won't sway you - try them all! It's wonderful to spend the morning geocaching and/or exploring the island, then come back to the cottage for a late lunch before packing your towel for a relaxing afternoon on the warm sandy beach. The cottage is so close, you can slip back for a afternoon snack or a fresh towel... The 800 sq' deck overlooks the beach and is a magical place to dine, relax or just sleep! With almost half an acre at your disposal, you can set up a net and play some badminton or just enjoy the privacy of the property.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)
Glenshore Cottage-Relax on Prince Edward Island's South Shore
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
4

Wonderful home away from home

  • 4 of 5

This was the perfect cottage for our family in PEI. The owners were wonderful about allowing us a last minute booking and it was so nice to have beach access within walking distance of the cottage. Truly a wonderful cottage to stay at. We would stay here again as it was really good starting point for places like Charlottetown, Stanley Bridge and Cavendish and Confederation Bridge!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Montréal, Québec
4

Perfect

  • 4 of 5

We enjoy your place very much. Is was just perfect for our family of four.

My son played a lot in the red sand. It was sunny but the little sea breeze make it very comfortable.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect sea shore cottage

  • 5 of 5

Perfect shoreline location and central to all sights and towns around the island. modern clean cottage with all amenities and spacious deck .

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Getaway Spot

  • 5 of 5

Very, very nice place. Great couple to deal with. Beautiful spot. We celebrated our second honeymoon using the cottage as home base. We recommend Glenshore Cottage to anyone coming to PEI. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brampton, Ontario
5

An East Coast Paradise

  • 5 of 5

The Maritimes are the perfect place to unwind, disconnect and get away from the day-to-day doldrums of big city life on the mainland. I used to visit every year as a kid, but never truly appreciated the experience until this summer, and this cottage is the perfect place to do that.

We arrived late in the afternoon, unpacked the groceries we’d purchased in town, and headed straight for the beach. There are miles of beach to walk and explore in both directions. Our only issue would be with the most direct path to the beach. We found it to be a little treacherous, as it was quite rocky. A quick walk through the field behind the cottage, and we found a path to the beach which was much easier to navigate.

The cottage is well-maintained, clean, tidy and cozy. The ability to do laundry was well-appreciated, as this allowed us more time to get out and explore this island paradise. The location of the cottage allows for easy trips into Cornwall, Charlottetown or virtually anywhere on the island.

We look forward to staying again, possibly bringing more family members who couldn’t make the trip this time out. Our experience with the owners was everything we'd hoped for and then some. I would gladly recommend this rental to any friends or family looking to visit Prince Edward Island.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Leduc, AB
5

South Shore Heaven

  • 5 of 5

This little piece of heaven on Prince Edward Island's south shore was the perfect place to spend our vacation. From the moment we drove up and unlocked the door we realized it was even better than it's pictures, we were in love!

The views are spectacular from the inside and outside, even with a few cottages in front of it. Each cottage is spaced so far apart that it feels very private. We were actually amazed that it was so quiet.

We loved watching the tide go out in the bay, from the huge deck and listening to the waves crash the shore as the tide came in. When the tide was out we were able to explore for miles. So although there is not an actual beach here, there is sand that goes on forever and many shallow pools of water, while the tide is out.

The cottage is so clean and well taken care of. It has everything you can think of that you might need. I loved having a washer & dryer on site. As we were there in early September we had a couple cool evenings, it was nice to be able to turn on the fireplace to take the chill out of the cottage.

The close proximity to several golf courses was excellent. I would suggest Countryview Golf Course as the best in the area. If you are wanting ocean views while you tee off then Glen Afton Golf Course is the one! Both courses are extremely affordable.

We would recomend Maggies in North River or Brit's Fish & Chips if you are looking for excellent fish & chips. The best donairs on the island can be had at Pizza Delight- located just in Cornwall. We tried donair egg rolls from Dino's Pizza on University Ave in Charlottetown- excellent!

Booking the cottage was so simple, we did everything through email. The owners provided answers to all my questions.

We loved the Glenshore Cottage and have already recommended it to our family & friends!

Thanks for the memories, looking forward to another visit soon!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Confederation Trail Geocaching

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Rates & Availability

Canoe Cove Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring Shoulder
May 13 2017 - Jun 23 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$599
 
 
High
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 9 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$965
 
 
Early Fall Shoulder
Sep 10 2017 - Oct 21 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$599
 

Additional information about rental rates

Bunkie Cleaning fee $31
Pet Fee $58
Cottage Cleaning fee $62
Bunkie RENTAL $270

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Amenities

Canoe Cove Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Toilet, washer, dryer, sink, shower stall, window with view.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size bed (1), Queen size Bed (1). There is room for a portable crib in the master bedroom. Additional Accommodation for larger groups is available in our Funky Bunky: There are two bunk beds in the Funky Bunky, one is single over single. The other is single over a double futon. The Funky Bunky rents for $350 per week and is only rented with a cottage rental as an add-on. There is an additional $40 cleaning fee for the bunky.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
Notes:
The Funky Bunky is geared for pre-teens and teens but adults would not feel out of place in this additional accommodation. There are 3 single bunks. It was created in 2010 so very new and fresh looking. The rental of the Funky Bunky is additional over the cottage rental. We charge an additional $350 per week for use of the Funky Bunky.

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