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This is a magnificent 4 bedroom cottage situated on the St. Lawrence River. It is perfect for family vacations, reunions, couples retreats, wedding parties or fishing getaways. One of the very few private cottages on Wellesley Island that can accommodate up to fourteen people. Wake up to a spectacular view of the sun rising over the St. Lawrence River while you watch the international ships passing a few hundred feet from your dock. This cottage is accessible by boat or car. Over 150' of private dockage onsite, so bring your boat and water toys. Onsite parking for your vehicles, RV and trailer. It doesn't get any easier than that!!! With over 3/4 of an acre of fenced in, park-like setting, you will feel like you are on your own private estate.
Never worry about losing your key. House has key-less entry lock with back light keypad. Code is changed at the end of your stay.
Never worry about paying a bridge toll while staying at our cottage. Included in the rental fee is a bridge pass that allows you to travel across the bridge any time without paying any fee's.
Recently purchase in 2013, it has wonderful new amenities. The master bedroom suite is on the second floor with a California King bed, skylight and ceiling fan. The second floor great room has two pull out sofas: one queen the other a double. Second floor balcony is located off the great room, you can relax and take in the breath taking views. Full bathroom with tub/shower, heat lamps, sink and toilet. Also a 1/2 bath with a toilet sink and vanity. The three remaining bedrooms and bathroom are on the first floor. Two bedrooms each have Queen beds, and ceiling fans. The forth bedroom has a full over full bunk beds. The bathroom has a tub/shower and toilet. Enjoy the large open floor plan of the living room and kitchen with panoramic views of the river. All linens and pillows are included. New for 2015: two queen mattresses, trash compactor, 24 cu. ft. side by side refrigerator/freezer, granite fire pit and new stairs into the river.
There is a glass room overlooking the back yard and dock with a dry bar and glass table for dining and taking in the views. Please feel free to use our fire pit. Also enjoy our large furnished patio and propane grill. Grounds are professionally maintained.
All the comforts of your own home with a washer and dryer in separate laundry room. Dishwasher, sinkerator, large refrigerator/freezer, large island in kitchen that seats eight.
We also have a cottage across the street which has its own dock that can be rented together for larger parties. See the listing at www.vrbo.com/557662
Only a few miles away, take the Uncle Sam Boat Tour to see Boldt Castle, Singer Castle and Canada. See Thousand Islands Park, a community filled with old-fashioned charm including original merchant buildings from the mid-1800’s, Victorian-style homes and make a reservation for a memorable dinner at the four-star Wellesley Hotel. Visit the Antique Boat Museum in Clayton, the War of 1812 Museum in Alexandria Bay and enjoy good prices on shopping in area towns. Crystal clear waters make for the best fishing around. Watch the fish swim right before your eyes as you relax on our dock. Bring your passports for the short drive into Canada for more shopping, sightseeing and entertainment.
Cottage has a complete water system purifier. Water is from a private well.
***Comes with pass to travel over bridge without paying anything.
We also have across the street a smaller cottage 2 bedroom 1 bath also with water access check out VRBO # 557662...moreless
Labor day week Aug 30 - Sep 5, 2015 2 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Fall Sep 12 - Oct 31, 2015 2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Cleaning fee$125 + tax
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Damage protection is an option.
Check in 4:00 PM Saturday check out 11:00 AM Saturday.
50% DUE AT BOOKING.
Balance due 60 days prior to rental.
50% From booking to 61 days prior to rental.
25% 60 to 31 days prior to rental.
No refunds for cancellations 30 days or less prior to arrival date.
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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The house is also about 2.5 mile from the Thousand Island Country Club, a beautiful club with 36 holes of golf, a restaurant, a pool, tennis courts and a reputation for 1,000 Islands hospitality that goes back over 100 years. The club can be reached by either car or boat. The club has both dining and golf on the water.
At the other end of Wellesley Island, approx. 6 miles, there is a quaint community called T.I Park. The community has a large playground, library, ice cream parlor, outdoor movie theatre, shopping and restaurant.
Other things available nearby are: The largest fresh water antique boat museum in the the world, located in Clayton, NY approx. 9 miles away accessible by either boat or car. Alexandria Bay, also reachable by boat or car, located on the other side of Boldt Castle. The Bay has a drive-in movie theater, restaurants, shopping, etc.
Located within minutes of Wellesley Island State Park, Thousand Island Park, Alex Bay, Clayton, Cape Vincent, Fishers Landing, Kingston ON, Gananoque ON, and Watertown.
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: After searching for years we found the most perfect spot in the Thousand Islands. In a protected bay this cottage has one of the best views and largest pieces of property. Enjoy looking at the large ships passing by. We hope you enjoy this house as much as we do.
Why the Owner Chose Wellesley Island: This cottage is a first time rental. Priced well below rental market value. Don't miss this great opportunity.