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Upscale Single Family Home, Wilson, NY Minutes from Niagara Falls, NY & Canada

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Kinsail On The Lake - faces Lake Ontario


Last updated: 05/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
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  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Fabulous A-frame home located in the Town of Wilson in the Niagara Region of Western New York State. An easy 30 minute drive to the scenic Niagara Falls and Canada regions. The home sits on 2 country acres, 186 feet from the bluff overlooking Lake Ontario which affords fantastic views of the Canadian shoreline including the City of Toronto skyline. This 2200 sq.ft. single family home is beautifully decorated and offers 3 bedrooms (2 king & 1 queen) and 2 full bathrooms. Since this is our family home, there are many upgrades and amenities that are not normally included in rental properties. Completely furnished with wood floors throughout the house. Remodeled/updated gourmet eat in kitchen with custom cabinets and quartz countertops. The kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances...gas stove with griddle and warming drawer, dishwasher, refrigerator with icemaker and filtered water, garbage disposal, microwave, coffee maker, kitchen utensils, silverware, pots, pans, dishes, glasses including wine glasses, baking pans, bowls, etc. The large upstairs master loft bedroom offers a uninterrupted and breathtaking view of Lake Ontario. Remodeled master bathroom has custom Italian tiled floors, a walk in Italian tiled shower with full glass doors, custom cabinets, double sinks and granite countertops. The downstairs bathroom is also remodeled with custom Italian tiled floors, custom cabinets, granite countertop and glass enclosed tub/shower. Three (3) flat screen TVs, cable, Internet with Wi Fi. Sheets, blankets, comforters, pillows, towels, paper products & detergents provided. Walk in pantry with washer & dryer provided along with laundry products. Central air conditioning and gas heat. There are cushioned deck furniture with table & umbrella on 2 tiered deck that overlooks beautifully manicured grounds and Lake Ontario. Outside fire pit next to the lake bank. Chef available upon request. 32 foot Cabin Cruiser available for boat rides on Lake Ontario. Boat is docked at Sunset Boatyard & Marina which is less than a 5 minute drive from the home. This is an exceptional, upscale property which we are pleased to offer to vacationers for the months of May through the end of September. We have been told by previous guests that there is nothing similar offered to WNY vacationers in the entire area of this southern section of Lake Ontario.
Minimum adult age is 25.
Please contact us for further details and to confirm rates.
Based on the number of bedrooms and bathrooms, guests cannot exceed a total of 6.
Short Term Rental Agreement including House Rules will be provided upon receipt of reservation and initial deposit.
Events are not allowed. This includes weddings, bridal & baby showers, family reunions, etc. Rates quoted herein are subject to change.
Please confirm quotes with owner. Rates quoted are based on 4 guests...each guest over 4 (maximum 6) will be charged an additional fee of $25 per guest per night.
Refundable Security Deposit for stays less than a week is $100. For weekly stays it is $250.
Check in time is 3:00 pm, check out time 11:00 am. If the times are not convenient, we are flexible and will make arrangements for alternative times that accommodate guests travel plans. Please coordinate arrival and departure times with owners.
We are available if there is anything we can do to make our guests more comfortable.
Getting There: The property is a manageable, if long, day's drive from Chicago, the Eastern Seaboard, Virginia, central North Carolina and most of Eastern Canada. If one is flying, the property is about 40 minutes from the Buffalo-Niagara Falls International Airport with its rental car counters about 100 yards from baggage claim. It's one of the easiest airports in America to get in and out of.
Local Attractions: There is an incredible number of things to do in the area, from cultural and historical to sports and recreation. Here are just a few, all within a half-hour drive:
* Niagara Falls - One of the seven natural wonders of the world, Niagara Falls is just 10 miles away. If you've never seen it, you must. It is incredible and there are plenty of things to do there, foremost among them the "Maid of the Mist" boat ride that takes you to the very mouth of the Falls. Also lots of hiking trails in the gorge. Go to [][1] and [][2] for more information.
* Artpark - A wonderful park and arts facility just 3 miles away. All summer long they host concerts by rock and pop artists and daytime arts activities for families. There are hiking trails, fishing docks and picnic sites. Go to [][3] for more information and a schedule of events.
* Old Fort Niagara - More than 300 years old, Old Fort Niagara figured prominently in the colonial wars and the War of 1812. It's a wonderful place to visit, even for adults, and there are several live re-enactments during the summer. Go to [][4] for ore information.
* Casinos - There are two large nearby casinos, both in Niagara Falls; the Seneca Niagara Casino on the U.S. side and the Fallsview Casino across the border. In addition to gambling and restaurants they showcase big-name entertainment on a regular basis.
* Villages of Lewiston and Youngstown - Our house is almost exactly in between two small villages -- Lewiston and Youngstown. Each are less than 3 miles away. Lewiston is the larger of the two and was voted one of the top 10 small towns in America in an on-line poll by USA Today and Rand McNally. Charming and historical, it sports a large supermarket, several good restaurants and has two big festivals in August -- the Art Festival (2nd weekend in August) and the Lewiston Jazz Festival (last weekend in August), along with weekly concerts in the Gazebo on its main steet. Lewiston was the final stop on the Underground Railroad. Go to [][5] for more information. Smaller, Youngstown also has a market and a couple of restaurants, as well as a great farm market and its own weekly outdoor concert.
* Jet Boat Ride - This is one of the top 5 adventure rides in America, shooting through the Niagara River's class 5 rapids. A must-do attraction with departures from both Lewiston and Youngstown. Go to [][6] or [][7] for more information.
* Niagara-on-the-Lake - Across the border (and right across the river) is the beautiful town of Niagara on the Lake, the prettiest town in the Province of Ontario. Lots of good restaurants and cute shops, it is also home to the Shaw Festival, a major Canadian theatre festival and the 2nd largest repertory theatre company in North America. Go to [][8] and [][9] for more information.
* Southern Ontario Wineries - Surrounding Niagara on the Lake are numerous estate wineries. Southern Ontario has a particular micro-climate making it a prime wine-growing region. Many of the wineries have tours, tastings and great restaurants.
Go to [][10] for more information.
* Buffalo - Last, but not least, is the city of Buffalo, NY, with dozens of excellent restaurants (including many that will satisfy the palates of even the most sophisticated diners), numerous outdoor concerts, festivals and theater during the summer months and beautiful old homes and historic buildings to tour. Go to [][11] for more information.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Upstairs bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Upstairs Loft-Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Downstairs Bedroom...moreless

  • Master Loft Bedroom with lake view...walk-in closet. Luxury bedding provided. Bedrooms allow for maximum occupancy of 6 guests. Additional sleeping accommodations not provided or allowed...sleeping bags or portable beds are not allowed either inside or outside the house. Portable beds are allowed for infants....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Upstairs with Walk in Italian Tile Shower and 2 sink vanity...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Glass enclosed shower, Italian tile, custom granite...moreless

  • Both bathrooms remodeled with Italian tiles, upstairs bathroom walk in shower with Italian tile surround and glass shower doors, downstairs bathroom tub/shower combination with glass enclosure. Both bathrooms remodeled with custom cabinets with granite counters. Luxurious towels provided, please do not take off the property. Bathrooms allow for maximum occupancy of 6 guests...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Optional gourmet chef available upon provided with choice of entrees. Private boat for luncheon or sunset rides available upon request. All paper products, dishwashing, dishwasher, laundry soaps provided at no extra charge. Condiments & spices provided. Washer and dryer available in extra large pantry....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    board games and outside games provided...moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Time Warner cable; hundreds of channels available...moreless

  • Stereo:

    dozens of CD's to choose from...moreless

  • Television:

    3 flat screen Hi Def TVs...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    House is 186 feet from bluff overlooking Lake Ontario...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Located on southern shoreline of Lake Ontario; Canadian shoreline with Toronto skyline viewable from our property...moreless

  • Rural:

    grocery shopping, gas 2.5 miles...moreless

  • Village:

    Village of Wilson located 2.5 west of property. Village of Olcott Beach located 2.5 miles east of property. Beach and rides available for family fun....moreless

  • Water View:

    An uninterrupted view of Lake Ontario from two tiered deck, living room, dining area, kitchen, TV room & master bedroom loft...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    House is situated 186 feet from the southern shores of Lake Ontario with an uninterrupted view....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    New system installed 2010 w/air cleaner...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    outside fire pit in front yard facing lake ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room:

    Open floor plan with A Frame windows overlooking Lake Ontario and park like setting...moreless

  • Parking:

    Large parking area for all types of vehicles including boats. Parking allowed only on blacktop & gravel areas...Parking Not Allowed on Grass...moreless

  • Telephone:

    with free nationwide long distance...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath & Kitchen towels provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Including laundry detergent...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Place settings for 6...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless steel...detergent provided...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Fully stocked pantry...Food processor, blender, ice buckets, paper products, condiments, spices provided....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless steel with ice maker...moreless

  • Stove:

    Stainless steel...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Toaster Oven...moreless


  • Balcony:

    Upstairs loft with balcony overlooking living area with view of Lake Ontario...moreless

  • Boat:

    32' cabin cruiser available for rides on Lake Ontario...please ask owner for details....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    2 tiered Deck overlooking Lake Ontario with cushioned furniture including table and umbrella for outside dining. ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Golf courses nearby...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available for rent in the Village of Wilson...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Manicured lawn and gardens...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Brand New Propane Gas Grill with extra propane container...moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
July 4th Weekend
Jul 3 - Jul 6, 2015
3 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300 $325
Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Cleaning Fee $100
  • Taxes Not included


Rates are subject to change & based on 4 guest occupancy. $25 nightly for each add'l guest, up to a max of 6. If it is found this number is exceeded, guests will be asked to vacate the property immediately, the rental, security deposit & cleaning fees will be forfeited

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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Buffalo-Niagara International Airport
2.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Wilson House, Wilson Boathouse, Sunset Grill
9 Miles
Nearest Golf
Seneca Hickory Stick Golf, Willow Brook Golf Club
20 Miles
Nearest Train
Niagara Falls, NY
Nearest Motorway
Route 18
2.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Wilson Boathouse, Sunset Grill, Mariner's Landin
45 Miles
Nearest Ski
Kissing Bridge
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Olcott Beach, Wilson-Tuscarora Park/Beach

Car: Necessary

Located on the historic Seaway Trail in the Town of Wilson, NY, USA

Local Attractions:

Niagara Falls, NY, USA,

Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada,

Albright-Knox Art Gallery,

Allegany State Park,

Aquarium of Niagara Falls,


Buffalo Zoo,

Buffalo Botanical Gardens,

Canoe & Kayak Rentals, Wilson, NY,

Cave of the Winds,

Darien Lake Theme Park,

Devil's Hole State Park,

Erie Canal Museum,

Erie Barge Canal...Boat Rides,

Fantasy Island,

Fashion Outlets, Niagara Falls, USA,


Fort Niagara,

Fort Niagara State Park,

Fruit Orchards/Picking,

Historic Lewiston Shops & Restaurants,

Horse Back Riding,

Hyde Park,

Jet Boat rides on Niagara River,

Joseph Davis State Park,

Lakeview Village Shoppes, Olcott, NY,

Letchworth State Park,

Lewiston Art Park...Concerts,

Local Festivals,

Lockport Cave Tours

Maid of the Mist, Niagara Falls, NY,

Murphy Orchards,

Niagara Falls State Park,

Niagara Frontier Trail,

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada,

Niagara Wine Tours (12 wineries with 10 miles,)

Olcott Beach Carousel-Vintage Kiddie Park,

Olcott Beach Shops,

Olcott Harbor & Marina,

Olcott Beach Krull Park,

Olcott Beach Ultimate Fishing Town,

Picnic Areas,

Seneca Casino, Niagara Falls, NY,


Toronto, Ontario, Canada,

Water Park,

Whirlpool State Park,

Wilson Harbor & Marina,

Wilson-Tuscarora State Park


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Retired couple originally from Western NY area...since we'll be spending most of the warm months on our boat, we have decided to rent our home to vacationers and couples who would enjoy vacationing on the lake watching sunrises and sunsets from the deck, living area, TV room and master bedroom. We love company and look forward to meeting new people and having the privilege of offering them a special vacation with all the amenities of their home.

Why the Owner Chose Wilson:
When we decided to return back home to the Niagara region for our retirement, our one main goal was to find the perfect home located on the banks of Lake Ontario. Our A Frame home is the answer to our retirement dreams. We are located close to many attractions including the American & Canadian Niagara Falls, festivals, parks and recreation, water sports including boating, wine country, antique shopping, great restaurants and local shops.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Lake Ontario view from the two tiered deck and through the A-frame windows in the living area, TV room and upstairs master loft bedroom, living room, dining area and kitchen are ever changing and breathtaking. We are available to make your stay enjoyable...if you would like the refrigerator stocked with groceries, we will be happy to stock them for you. If you have special requests, please let us know in advance and we will accommodate your wants and needs. Location to attractions in the immediate area (20 to 60 minutes): Niagara falls (35 minutes away) --- Brown's berry patch --- Seneca Niagara casino --- the Niagara wine trail and Golden Hill State Park - with it's famous lighthouse. In August each year the Wilson Community Enhancement Charity (WCEC) hosts a free outdoor movie series in Clark's Park in the Village of Wilson (5 minutes away). Movies for 2014 are every Thursday at dusk weather permitting. Future AmenitiesErie Barge Canal & Locks ---Frank Lloyd Wright homes --- Lockport caves and canal tours --- Historic Lewiston NY shops and restaurants --- Historic Fort Niagara ---- Darien Lake theme park --- Buffalo Zoo --- Bills and Sabers games --- Naval park and museum --- Buffalo waterfront --- Letchworth State Park for scenic views, hiking & walking, all types of music and ethnic festivals Niagara county is known as the fruit belt, cherry, apple, peach tree farms available for your family to gather fruit. Close by Canadian attractions : Toronto --- marine land theme park --- botanical gardens --- butterfly museum --- casinos --- Niagara on the Lake shops, wineries & restaurants --- african lion safari --- imax movies --- wax museums --- local festivals...parks with trails for hiking and walking, attractions of all kinds

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Kinsail On The Lake - faces Lake Ontario

    Kinsail On The Lake - faces Lake Ontario

  • Sunset view over Canadian shoreline and Toronto Skyline

    Sunset view over Canadian shoreline and Toronto Skyline

  • Dining area with seating for 6

    Dining area with seating for 6

  • Open eat in kitchen floor plan with bar

    Open eat in kitchen floor plan with bar

  • 52 inch flat screen in downstairs TV room

    52 inch flat screen in downstairs TV room

  • Downstairs Bathroom w/glass enclosed tub/shower, custom cabinets & granite top

    Downstairs Bathroom w/glass enclosed tub/shower, custom cabinets & granite top

  • Master Loft Bedroom

    Master Loft Bedroom

  • View from upstairs balcony in the Master Bedroom

    View from upstairs balcony in the Master Bedroom

  • Italian tiles walk in shower with full glass doors in upstairs bathroom

    Italian tiles walk in shower with full glass doors in upstairs bathroom

  • Spring Garden

    Spring Garden

  • 30 minute drive to the American & Canadian Niagara Falls

    30 minute drive to the American & Canadian Niagara Falls

  • Short drive to great shops & restaurants at Niagara on the Lake, in Ontario, CAN

    Short drive to great shops & restaurants at Niagara on the Lake, in Ontario, CAN

  • Lake view from 2-tiered deck

    Lake view from 2-tiered deck

  • Living room with view of Lake Ontario through A Frame windows-entrance onto deck

    Living room with view of Lake Ontario through A Frame windows-entrance onto deck

  • Gourmet Kitchen w/custom cabinets quartz counter tops stainless steel appliances

    Gourmet Kitchen w/custom cabinets quartz counter tops stainless steel appliances

  • TV Room with sliding glass doors opening onto two tiered deck facing front yard

    TV Room with sliding glass doors opening onto two tiered deck facing front yard

  • Downstairs Bedroom with King size bed

    Downstairs Bedroom with King size bed

  • Master Loft Bedroom-King Size Bed

    Master Loft Bedroom-King Size Bed

  • View from the Master King size bed

    View from the Master King size bed

  • Upstairs Bathroom w/custom cabinets, double sinks & granite counter top

    Upstairs Bathroom w/custom cabinets, double sinks & granite counter top

  • Upstairs 3rd Bedroom with Queen Size Bed

    Upstairs 3rd Bedroom with Queen Size Bed

  • Come join us for a ride on our 32 foot Cabin Cruiser located on Lake Ontario

    Come join us for a ride on our 32 foot Cabin Cruiser located on Lake Ontario

  • Take an exciting ride on the Maid of the Mist under the Niagara Falls

    Take an exciting ride on the Maid of the Mist under the Niagara Falls

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