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So Close, Yet So Remote or is it So Remote Yet So Close?

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Last updated: 06/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy a truly relaxing atmosphere, a fantastic location while still being only 35 minutes away from downtown Montreal. This is truly a first class accommodation in a perfect setting. Ideal for a couple looking for a short term vacation rental near Montreal. From Montreal, you can easily get here either by car (the apartment on the river is located one minute driving time from the nearest highway exit) or by public transportation (you take the subway to Montmorency station, then you take bus #19 to Terrebonne terminal, you are then a 10 mins walk to the apartment)

Located right on the river side, this 'rez de jardin' apartment offers one bedroom, a living room/dining area and a fully equipped kitchen. The bathroom is equipped with a washer and dryer. You have a beautiful view of the river and its population of Canada geese, cormorants, great herons and other birds. In the summer time, you can sun bathe by the river side, or take the available canoë to go out for a short expedition between the islands.
Alternatively, you can just enjoy your favorite drink right on the floating deck.

If you enjoy fishing, you can fish right from the floating deck, starting on July 1st. Prior to that date, the portion of the river is a sanctuary and fishing is forbidden. From the deck, you can catch walleye (dore), bass and laquaiche.

You are walking distance from at least 15 restaurants in Old Terrebonne, Ile des Moulins and its public library, TVT (Théatre du Vieux Terrebonne) where there is something going on almost every evening.

During the ski season, you are within 40 mins driving time to a number of ski resorts, including Mont Saint-Sauveur. There is an exterior skating rink on the river, near Ile des Moulins, it will take only a few minutes walking to get there.

Outside of heavy traffic hours, it will take you 35 mins to drive to downton Montreal.

Free Wi-Fi. Large flat screen TV with cable. CD player

Parking space for 2 cars.

This apartment is ideal for 2 people. A third person can be accommodated.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Paddle Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Village:

    You are walking distance from 'Old Terrebonne' with a score of restaurants and shops....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    The apartment is located on the riverside. You have access to a canoe....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Skiing

Dining

  • Dining:

    You can dine outside, by the river, you have access to a large table....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Free wi-fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking for 2 cars...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Golf Le Versant is 10 minutes drive...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    You have access to a 16 ft canoe...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fees C$35
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 06/25/2015
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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Montreal Trudeau
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
St-Patrick
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Le Versant
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
highway 25
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Le Vieux Moulin
45 Miles
Nearest Ski
St-Sauveur

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Bernard, 60, retired at 57. I love traveling and meeting people. I have worked in 3 fairly different fields: air traffic control for 8 years, then I had restaurants for 5 years and finally I have been in sales for over 25 years, either as a sales representative or various levels of sales management. With my life partner Dominique, we bought this beautiful house on the river side in 2005. Now that all of our six kids (3 each) are on their own, we wish to rent the 'rez de jardin' apartment to short term renters. We figure that we can use this additional income to help us travel more while giving us the opportunity to meet people from around the world.


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