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Torbay House

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Last updated: 03/10/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Our modern, well maintained, all year round vacation home sits overlooking the rugged Atlantic Ocean shoreline. Nestled on a ½ acre of land, you are able to sit on your patio and do absolutely nothing. Relax, breathe clean, fresh air and soak up the beauty and peace of your surroundings.

Boasting 30’ ceilings, this home caters to 16 windows facing the easterly sunrise. In addition, the living area displays a large independent loft, separate common room and dining area all in an open concept surrounding.

With a privately fenced back yard, the heat from an open fire and the smell of the gentle sea breeze off the North Atlantic Ocean, anyone would feel as though they had captured their own piece of paradise.

If looking out your front window doesn’t spot you a whale then perhaps a short 45 minute drive to Bay Bulls will allow you to take in the scenery as you navigate yourself to a whale watching tour. A little more up close and personal may direct you to an ocean kayaking tour.

From this house, 10 minutes one way or 15 the other, whether you're a beginner or a pro, you'll find a golf course that's just right for you!

Finally in a land that lives by the sea, taste the freshest food the ocean provides. This morning's catch prepared for tonight's dinner - it's that fresh, and that's what makes the difference.
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Keywords: modern, clean, ocean view, spacious, relaxing, location, private, inviting

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age of 30 years or age or older is required....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Ramp to front door. All doors are extra wide. Three bedrooms on ground level. Two shower chairs provided...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Two large washrooms with jetted tub/shower combination. There are two different shower chairs available for your use....moreless

Other Amenities

  • iron, coffee maker, hair dryer, board games, books, 5 televisions, bar fridge in loft, 2 jacuzzi tubs, two showers, parking for 6-8...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Range from child to adult as well as, French....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Some DVD's provided at the house....moreless

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Satellite in the family room and in each bedroom running independently of each other....moreless

  • Television:

    A television in the family room and one in each bedroom. Five in total...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Games:

    Wii and Wii Fit as well as, some games....moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Each morning you get to wake up to the amazing view of the ocean from the 20 foot windows....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Seats eight plus two bar stools at breakfast bar in the kitchen....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Desk top computer and Wi-Fi provided...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens are provided...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking in the driveway for up to six cars....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Landline included as well as, long distance to anywhere in North America....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels, hand towels, face cloths, dish rags and dish towels are included....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee, tea and sugar are provided....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully stocked....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Staple items provided including (but not limited to) spices, sugar, coffee, tea, paper towels, etc....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a patio you can sit on at the front of the house and admire the view of the ocean. The deck is in the enclosed backyard for entertaining. You can also enjoy a fire around the firepit....moreless

  • Golf:

    There are many golf coarses in the area and are listed within the house binder....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Stroll around the manicured gardens or sit around the firepit....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane barbeque provided....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 1 - Sep 30, 2015
5 night min stay
C$440
C$2,995

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

$2,850.00/week from Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014

$3,300.00/month from September to May

*Credit Card will be held on file pending inspection after departure

Please notice that rates are based on nightly stays.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

7.5 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
St. John's International Airport
12 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
George Street
16.8 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Bell Island Ferry
12 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Clovelly, Bally Haly and Pippy Park Golf Courses
5.77 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Trans Canada Highway
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Montana's, Boston Pizza, Chinese Buffet, etc.
201 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
White Hills Ski Resort, Clarenville
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Torbay Beach

Car: Recommended

You may also enjoy the following activities: whale watching, Signal Hill, ocean kayaking, Berry Festival, fine dining, Bell Island Mines, Middle Cove Beach, The Rooms Museum, folk music and dancing, Arts and Culture Centre, iceburg viewing, downtown shopping, Quidi Vidi Brewery Tour, St. John's Regatta (August), Rodrigues Wine Tour, FREE berry picking (blueberries, bakeapples, partridge berries and cranberries), and Marine Institutes Boat Simulation Tours.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

Why the Owner Chose St. John's:
Just outside the city of St. John's, this property allows you a unique coastal surrounding and the tranquility of the ocean. Within a 10-12 minute drive you are downtown St. John's and only 5 minutes to the airport and a major shopping area. The peace you feel when you walk in and view the ocean from your 20 foot ceiling windows will have you feeling relaxed within minutes.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Torbay House is a home away from home. It has every amenity you could possible need. With three bedrooms downstairs and a private loft, bedroom and ensuite upstairs the choice is yours!


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Your 2100' chalet awaits

    Your 2100' chalet awaits

  • Let the photo taking begin as you enter your home away from home

    Let the photo taking begin as you enter your home away from home

  • View the ocean and shoreline from 30 foot windows.

    View the ocean and shoreline from 30 foot windows.

  • Christmas availability at Torbay House

    Christmas availability at Torbay House

  • Corner view.

    Corner view.

  • Enjoy cooking in the fully equipped kitchen.

    Enjoy cooking in the fully equipped kitchen.

  • Sea scape bedroom

    Sea scape bedroom

  • Master bedroom with private ensuite and double door closet

    Master bedroom with private ensuite and double door closet

  • Stone steps from the front garden lead to the East Coast Trails

    Stone steps from the front garden lead to the East Coast Trails

  • It's a whale of a time

    It's a whale of a time

  • Free blueberry picking available, August and September.

    Free blueberry picking available, August and September.

  • Moose.  Not an uncommon sight near by.

    Moose. Not an uncommon sight near by.

  • Watch the whales as you walk to the front door

    Watch the whales as you walk to the front door

  • Enter, Torbay House.

    Enter, Torbay House.

  • Diningroom and entry to kitchen. Table seats eight comfortably.

    Diningroom and entry to kitchen. Table seats eight comfortably.

  • Common area with soft leather Natuzzi couches.

    Common area with soft leather Natuzzi couches.

  • Easterly frontage makes for a beautiful start to any morning.

    Easterly frontage makes for a beautiful start to any morning.

  • Hallway leading to three bedrooms and a washroom with a jacuzzi tub and shower.

    Hallway leading to three bedrooms and a washroom with a jacuzzi tub and shower.

  • Relax in the loft sitting area while reading or watching television.

    Relax in the loft sitting area while reading or watching television.

  • Large, sunlit master suite

    Large, sunlit master suite

  • Stairs leading to East Coast Trails.

    Stairs leading to East Coast Trails.

  • Torbay/Tapper's Cove

    Torbay/Tapper's Cove

  • Free cranberry picking, September and October.

    Free cranberry picking, September and October.

  • East Coast Trails will provide scenic views.

    East Coast Trails will provide scenic views.

VRBO #415196

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Minimum stay: 5 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 03/10/2015
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