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4 Star Secluded, Oceanfront Cottage - One Special Week Left - Book Today

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Large grassy yard, play set and ocean in background

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Last updated: 06/10/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Sea Watch Cottage, situated at the end of a 1 kilometer private road, is located on a large 2.5 acre property affording spectacular views of the ocean, fishing boats and stunning sunsets. The fishing village of Miminegash is seen from the front deck and yard. It is at the north end of the 'pond' a large body of water over which you can see beautiful sunrises and watch many water fowl. A staircase over the cape leads to the wide red sandy beach and the ocean with the warmest temperatures north of the Carolinas, ideal for swimming and playing in the water. The beach extends for many K. in both directions. The fire pit is situated near the top of the cape so none of the beauty is ever lost during your stay. Walking south one can see the many windmills of West Cape and following the beach to the north brings you to the village of Miminegash, the fishing harbor with boats and a fresh daily supply of seasonal catch such as lobster. Our cottage is very clean and bright. It has 2 bedrooms one with a full master bath and King size bed and the other right next to the 2nd full bathroom having 2 single beds which can be converted into a King bed. A sofa-bed in the living room allows space for 2 extra people.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1050 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Cottage has some toys and books for indoors, and lots of outdoor toys. There is a playset. (see photos)...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    twin beds can be put together to make a King sized bed...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 double

    This is in the living room...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Pac&Play - Baby Cribs (1) for young children is available,) Sofa-bed double bed size. All bedding is provided....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    off master bedroom...moreless

  • Outside: outdoor shower

    Convenient for washing off the beach sand...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    near second bedroom...moreless

  • 2 Full bathrooms and an outside shower for use when coming back from the beach....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The cottage is outfitted with deck chairs, lawn chairs, a fire pit, picnic table a barbeque , outdoor play structure, in and outdoor toys. Everything you will need to relax, have fun and be very comfortable. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    New, Large Screen TV...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    The property is located at the beach with a staircase leading down the cape to the beach. As this property is not easily accessed by public roads, it is almost a private beach....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Not a lake but Miminegash Pond boarders the east side of the yard. There are beautiful sunrises over the pond. This is a perfect place to bird watch. Miminegash village can be seen to the north....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    The ocean can be seen from the west and north windows of the cottage. Most evenings have spectacular sunsets over the water. During lobster and scallop season, boats are easily seen....moreless

  • Rural:

    Seawatch Cottage is located away from villages or towns with only a few other cottages on the Kilometre lane coming to the cottage. ...moreless

  • Village:

    Miminegash Village is the fishing village seen from at the end of the pond and the location of the fishing harbor. There are two little stores, a service station and post office in the village....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Childs booster seat available folding chairs available...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    We have WiFi internet at the cottage. It is not quite as fast as you may have at home....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens are clean and fresh when you arrive. There is an ample supply of bedding, blankets and towels....moreless

  • Living Area
  • Living Room:

    Open area Living, Dining rooms and kitchen. Bright and freshly painted in a light color with new trendy decorations and light furniture....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    on Property...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    At edge of property...moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    There is a house phone available....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels for indoors and outdoors....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    Modern wood burning stove/fireplace for cozy warmth on a rainy day. See photo...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Yes...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Good supply including large lobster cooking pot...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty to serve more than 6...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Staples such as flour, sugar, tea and coffee....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Yes...moreless

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) 2 decks one off living at the main entrance, one off of master bedroom. Screened-in verandah accessed from living ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large lawn space includes fire pit and childrens play set....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Bb'Q and lobster cooker...moreless

  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
SUMMER
Jul 3 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

C$1,895
EARLY FALL
Sep 5 - Sep 25, 2015
4 night min stay

C$1,095
MID FALL
Sep 26 - Oct 30, 2015
4 night min stay

C$900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Payment: Credit Card preferred. Visa/MC payment through secure CC company (Helcim/Elavon)

e-transfer (Canadians)

Booking fee is 25% of rental

Remaining 75% due 30 days before arrival at Cottage

Cancellation fee $150. if before 60 days

If less than 60 days entire deposit - unless cottage rents - then deposit less $150 will be refunded

Cleaning Fee-4 days or less C&100.


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Last updated: 06/10/2015
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Location

  • A

    Cottage Location View on map

    Nestled between the Ocean to the West, and Miminegash Pond to the East

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  • B

    Sea Weed Pie Cafe View on map

    This is a unique little roadside cafe, open only in the summer. They serve light meals and a most delicious "Sea Weed Pie". This and a good cup of coffee are a must have on a trip along the Coastal Trail.

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    Backroad Folk Art Museum View on map

    Karris Jeffery, the owner of this little unusual museum and shop is the artist who carves animals, birds, and you name in, often in most unusual ways and with unusual products. He also makes anything into furniture. The things he sells are displayed and for sale Much of his art is sold to customers all over the continent. Stop in to browse and chat.

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    Alberton Bakery View on map

    Alberton is a place that you will definitely frequent on your stay in PEI. First it has the Alberton Bakery which serves us great products and it is an ideal place for lunch or breakfast. The Sidewalk Cafe also has delicious home style food, and an Internet cafe. There are lots of other little shops to visit. The Alberton Harbor is very interesting, with many boats and a view of a lighthouse across the water.

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    North Cape Lighthouse View on map

    Here you will find one of the best Resturants on the Island. It has a view from all the seats and serves delicious, large plates of fresh seafood. There is a gift shop, and a walking trail which takes you to the base of many wind towers and a boardwalk. This is the location at which much of the islands sea weed was harvested in days past.

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    Judes Point View on map

    Come to Judes Point to purchase your favorite seafood or just to see a large seafood market.

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    Lot 7 at Campbelton View on map

    Thursday evenings are "Caleigh" nights. This is a night of local and not always so local talent of which PEI has much. Fiddling, quitars, singing and a wonderful evening of music. Admission is little or by donation and an evening well spent doing a typical PEI thing.

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    OLEARY, PEI View on map

    O'Leary is the home of the potato museum, an interesting couple of hour place to visit and have some "potato" lunch. The Guardian Drug store also houses the Quilting Museum and shop.

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    West Point Lighthouse and Resturant View on map

    Visit the Lighthouse, the harbor and the Resturant at West Point. You will enjoy the delicious seafood.

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    Foodland Grocery View on map

    Foodland Grocery is the closest you will come to a Superstore Grocery on the island. This little shopping strip also has a good meat shop called BobPauls or you can get a few little necessities from the large $ Store.

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134 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Charlottetown
205 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Wood Islands (Caribou Ferry to Nova Scotia)
25.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Felix or Mill River
186 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Amherst NB
2 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
HIghway 14
20 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Alberton, Tignish, O'Leary and Bloomfield Corner
20 Metres
Nearest Beach
On location

Car: Necessary

Seawatch Cottage is located at the end of a little travelled cul de sac. It is private and quiet. The beach is easily reached at the edge of the grassy yard and down a staircase. One can play on the beach, find sea glass, walk for miles and even in about 20 minutes to the small fishing village of Miminegash. Here you can watch the fishing boats come and go and buy fresh seafood from the fishermen when in season. Our caretakers are fishermen and sometimes will bring fresh lobster or scallops right to the door at a great price. They are also a great source of information and always ready to help if there is a need. It is an easy drive to the 3 small villages in the area, the Potato Museum, 2 lighthouses and their wonderful dinning facilities. The cottage has a good supply of brochures to aide you in finding things to see and do.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We are a young professional couple from Toronto with 2 young children who fell in love with PEI the first time we visited. We cherish our peaceful time at the cottage which is a haven from our hectic city life.

Why the Owner Chose Miminegash:
We love nature, cottage living, beach holidays, great food (especially lobster)! This property has ocean, beautiful sand, stunning sunsets, and lots of space with natural forest to explore. It's more than we dreamed of and is always our perfect family getaway.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
A typical day at the cottage for us starts with fresh coffee in the morning while watching the sun rise over the pond and the birds wake and greet the day. Mornings are great for a long walk or play on the beach. In the afternoon, swimming, napping, and making sand castles, followed by a walk to the harbour to meet the fishermen arriving with fresh lobster (early August to early October), or scallops in May/June. These dates are set differently each year.. After cleaning up with a fresh outdoor shower, dinner is made and served at a picnic table by a campfire overlooking the cape. We wait for the final show... an incredible sunset which never disappoints. Then, a good nights sleep, and repeat the next day!


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

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Photos

  • Large grassy yard, play set and ocean in background

    Large grassy yard, play set and ocean in background

  • View of Miminegash Pond from Cottage.

    View of Miminegash Pond from Cottage.

  • Living room with new wood burning stove/fire place

    Living room with new wood burning stove/fire place

  • Cottage style Dining area from Living Room. Open area for lots of family time.

    Cottage style Dining area from Living Room. Open area for lots of family time.

  • Master Bedroom with door to a private deck facing the ocean

    Master Bedroom with door to a private deck facing the ocean

  • 2nd Bedroom

    2nd Bedroom

  • Playing needs to be discussed

    Playing needs to be discussed

  • Stairway to the beach

    Stairway to the beach

  • Perfect for a beach holiday with the kids and sand castle building!

    Perfect for a beach holiday with the kids and sand castle building!

  • Feast on lobster! Walk 10 min down beach to harbour and buy fresh from the boat.

    Feast on lobster! Walk 10 min down beach to harbour and buy fresh from the boat.

  • Boats in one of the many fishing harbors.

    Boats in one of the many fishing harbors.

  • View of Miminegash pond from the East side of the cottage.

    View of Miminegash pond from the East side of the cottage.

  • Cozy Cottage with large yard, play set and ocean in background

    Cozy Cottage with large yard, play set and ocean in background

  • Beautiful, comfortable living room

    Beautiful, comfortable living room

  • Screened in verandah off of the living room

    Screened in verandah off of the living room

  • Well equipped, functional  kitchen

    Well equipped, functional kitchen

  • View of ocean from Master Bedroom Deck

    View of ocean from Master Bedroom Deck

  • Play area

    Play area

  • Chasing bubbles on the large lawn.

    Chasing bubbles on the large lawn.

  • Play-force not Work-force.

    Play-force not Work-force.

  • Big Fish meal this night

    Big Fish meal this night

  • Perfect beach to run, stroll relax or swim.

    Perfect beach to run, stroll relax or swim.

  • Almost bedtime so one last look at the sun setting.

    Almost bedtime so one last look at the sun setting.

  • Memorable sunset. Head home with unforgettable memories and plans to return.

    Memorable sunset. Head home with unforgettable memories and plans to return.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 06/10/2015
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