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Stunning Ocean Front Summer Home /Red Sand Beach of Pei's South Shore

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The cottage seen from the point deck on the bank

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Last updated: 06/04/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Augustine Cove cottage description

Here is the perfect family getaway perched on the red sand banks of rural Augustine Cove where the water is warm and the natural beauty is breath taking.
The light filled rooms of this spacious open concept summer home feature expansive windows on both the main and upper floors overlooking the sand and water. A fine collection of Canadian antique pine furniture gives a classic coziness to this cottage and an example of what might be found in shops on the island.
Sleeps up to 14, in 2 bedrooms with queen sized beds, one room with a double and 2 bunks, and a cheery bunk room with 4 single bunks. Two additional single beds are nestled under the dormer windows of the upper floor. Beautiful linens are provided in all.
There is a full bath and shower on the upper floor bathroom and a 3 piece bath with a shower on the main. Wash off the sand and salt in the outdoor deck shower after an afternoon on the beach.
The open concept kitchen looks out past the living and dining area to the water. It is fully equipped and large enough for two cooks to practice their skills on the abundant local seafood. Lounge in the living area looking out to the ocean and enjoy the music library or your own collection on the iPod dock or CD changer. If the evening is cool enhance the cottage atmosphere with a fire in the wood burning island stone fireplace. The antique pine table in front of it will seat 10 comfortably.
There is an expansive wrap around deck that allows you to follow the sun throughout the day for lunches at the picnic table or drinks in the colourful Adirondack chairs. There are more on the point deck perched on the bank above the beach and there are two large sun umbrellas and plenty of fluffy beach towels. Head down the beach stairs to stroll for miles when the tide is out on the red sand or swim in the warmest waters on the island, or take the whole gang for a kayak on the cove in the 6 kayaks in our shed. Life jackets are provided. 4 hybrid mountain bikes are also available for a ride around the cove road or into one the most charming villages on the island, Victoria by the Sea, where you can find excellent local home cooked food at the Landmark cafe before an evening play or concert at the Victoria playhouse. Also enjoy ice-cream, homemade chocolates, a fishing wharf, and antiques.
The farm road that circles the field behind the cottage is an excellent quiet place to walk or get a run in.

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                This is an excellent cottage for children games and beach toys available...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                No smoking allowed in the cottage...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Well mannered dogs will be considered...moreless

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bedroom 2

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              • Bedroom 3

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              • Bedroom 4

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              • Loft

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              • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) Two lovely twin beds tucked under the dormer windows on either end of the loft, Baby Cribs (1) Fold away Greico baby bed/ playpen, Bunk Beds (6) 2 bunks in west bedroom along with separate double bed
 4 bunks in the cheery bunk room upstairs...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • Large wrap around decking, point deck overlooking beach, 6 kayaks, 4 mountain bikes, beach steps down to beach, backs onto a mile long circular farm road for walks or running...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Music Library:

                    Extensive CD library as well as iPod dock for your own music...moreless

                  • Stereo
                  • Television:

                    This TV is only for watching videos, no TV broadcast available...moreless

                  • VCR
                  • Video Library:

                    Extensive Video library In the cottage...moreless

                  Attractions

                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Boating
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beach View
                  • Beachfront
                  • Ocean View
                  • Oceanfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Kayaking
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Dialup Access:

                        Dial up access is very slow, best Internet service on 3G phone or iPad...moreless

                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking Off Street:

                        Park on the lawn at back of Cottage, pull up to the door to unload...moreless

                      • Telephone
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wood Fireplace:

                        Beautiful red island sand stone wood burning fireplace...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        Fully stocked cookware and dishes...moreless

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Kitchen:

                        Large open area kitchen with bar counter Two fridges, electric stove/ oven Dishwasher, microwave...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator:

                        (2) Fridge in kitchen and another in laundry room...moreless

                      Outside

                      • Balcony:

                        Circular balcony with spectacular view off front of cottage on upper floor...moreless

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Large sunny wrap Haroun deck on 3 sides of the cottage...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                       

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                      2 night min stay
                      C$575

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                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1998

                      About the owner: I live in the foothills of southern Alberta but have a great love for this very unique place on the water where my children spent their summers. We have a strong bond with the community at the cove and feel so pleased when our island friends inquire about when we're coming 'home'.

                      Why the Owner Chose Augustine Cove:
                      We discovered the Cove when good friends invited us for dinner one summer that we were staying on the North Shore of PEI. We had a great dinner and decided we should stay. We bought the property that fall and completed the cottage the following spring. It was love at first sight. The shining water and sparkling sand, the bird calls and general peace of this gorgeous natural area had us hooked.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      This has been an exceptional family place for both our family and our friends. We never tire of the view across our lawn! The cottage is large enough to give everyone the privacy they might need, or the fun of a game of scrabble or a lobster cook up on the deck with the gang. It has provided us with a gorgeous, peaceful place to share time with the people we love to hang out with.


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                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • The cottage seen from the point deck on the bank

                        The cottage seen from the point deck on the bank

                      • West deck perfect for evening coctails

                        West deck perfect for evening coctails

                      • View along our shoreline

                        View along our shoreline

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                      • TV den on upper floor

                        TV den on upper floor

                      • open kitchen

                        open kitchen

                      • Breakfast Coffee coffee on the east deck

                        Breakfast Coffee coffee on the east deck

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                      • Low Tide

                        Low Tide

                      • The Point Deck and Beach Steps overlooking the water

                        The Point Deck and Beach Steps overlooking the water

                      • Brodie ready for a beach walk

                        Brodie ready for a beach walk

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                      • Wood burning fireplace and dining table in open area main floor

                        Wood burning fireplace and dining table in open area main floor

                      VRBO #414907

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, October 12, 2014

                      C$575 per night (CAD)
                      3

                      4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 14

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                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Member since: 2012
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 06/04/2014
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