|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
The sand beaches of Southern Lake Huron are just a stroll away from this grand 5 bedroom, year round cottage. Located in a cottage community just 30km northeast of Sarnia, this cottage offers the best of both worlds. It's big, bright windows and surrounding abundance of trees showcase the unique beauty of all four seasons. Your family can spend a relaxing day at the beach; spend a weekend golfing; enjoy winter sports at the Pinery; snowshoe in the fresh snow from the back door; or head to Point Edward and watch the ships go under the Blue Water Bridge.
There are two driveways for this cottage. From the top level drive at the front of the cottage you can enter the grand foyer of the cottage. This is a bright, roomy entrance with an arched ceiling and columns.
There is also a second driveway on the lower level with lots of room to park your vehicles. The first thing you notice when you approach the cottage from the lower level driveway is the large number of windows on the face of the cottage. You will also notice the multiple levels of decks on both sides of the cottage that offer lots of unique outdoor living space including a "Summer Room" tucked under the upper deck on the north side of the cottage. Here you will find a bar with cook top and sink and comfortable seating where you can enjoy a warm summer's evening or take shelter from a warm summer's rain. There is a patio on the property as well where you can sit around the fire pit and talk about your day while roasting marshmallows. You can enter the cottage on this side of the house from either the garage or you can ascend the stairs to the first level deck where you will find another entrance.
The foyer opens onto the main living area on the upper level of the cottage , known as the " Living Room" where you will find a centrally located, double sided gas fireplace. There are skylights in this main living space that brighten up the area and make it an ideal place to sit and read by natural light while enjoying the warmth of the sun and fireplace. The lighting is beautiful here, sunlight streams in by day and also provides beautiful indirect lighting at night. The night stars in the sky are beautiful on the deck or by the fire.
The kitchen and dining area are also on this level to the left of the foyer. The kitchen is large and spacious with a central island with cook top and breakfast bar and offers lots of counter space for food preparation. It is well equipped with fridge, stove, cook top, oven, microwave and dishwasher for your convenience. The dining area is bright and roomy and has a large dining table to accommodate your family.
To the right of the foyer and down a short hallway you will find the master bedroom which is furnished with a queen sized bed. Adjoining the master bedroom (1) is the spacious ensuite bathroom with corner soaker tub, shower, toilet and sink. You can also access this bathroom from the main living area.
The remaining 4 bedrooms are accessed by descending the stairs to the lower level. Each of these bedrooms has its own unique name and style. The Nautical Room (5) has a set of single over double bunks, a single trundle and a single. The Lookout Room (3) has a unique window seat and is furnished with a queen sized bed. There is also a Fossil Room (2) that gets its name from the collection of fossils in the room. It is furnished with a set of single over double bunks as well as a double bed. The final bedroom is The Beaches Room (4) and it is furnished with a queen sized bed. There is also a 3 piece bathroom with shower, toilet and sink.
At the bottom of the stairs the "Family Room" is a great sitting area with bar and table. Perfect for relaxing and family conversation or playing board games at the table. On the other side of the staircase is the "Rec Room" with a shuffleboard table perfect for family tournaments. This is a tech-free cottage where you can escape from the world without interruptions. There are lots of activities in the area to keep your family entertained. Take your bikes (or ride them) to Bright's Grove and enjoy a bike ride along the shore. Golf nearby at one of the many local courses including Sawmill Creek Golf Resort, Bright's Grove Golf Club or the Huron Oaks Golf and Country Club. Visit Forest Glen Herb Farm to purchase specialty teas, vinegars, jams and jellies. The kids will love the petting farm at Canatara Park and for a quick change from cottage life you can head to Sarnia where you will find lots of boutiques, fine restaurants, and Sarnia harbour.
-Maximum number of people: 6 adults or up to 10 people if 4 are children -Individuals 16 years of age or older count as adults -Pets Not Permitted -Smoking not permitted in cottage -Smoking is not permitted outside the cottage-Bidet in washroom is not for renters use -Linens and Towels are not supplied -Renters are responsible to leave the cottage clean at the end of the rental periodCottage is just 25 feet from a short trail down to Camlachie Beach. There is a set of stairs that takes you down to the beautiful sandy beach. Camlachie beach faces west and has great sunsets. Camlachie has a sandy shoreline. This makes a great place to wander along the shore and explore for miles and miles. You can have beach campfires on this beach
Cottage is just 25 feet from a short trail down to Camlachie Beach. There is a set of stairs that takes you down to the beautiful sandy beach. Camlachie beach faces west and has great sunsets. Camlachie has a sandy shoreline. This makes a great place to wander along the shore and explore for miles and miles. You can have beach campfires on this beach