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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"We were a family group of 5 adults celebrating a milestone birthday over the Victoria day weekend. The Shannon Road house helped to make our weekend special. The house is charming, very clean, comfortable and really well equipped - the only thing we couldn't find was a tea-strainer! The location was ideal - an easy drive to the vineyards, Sandbanks beach and nature reserves. Nearby Bloomfield is a cute town where we enjoyed The Hub restaurant and ice creams at Slickers. I would definitely recommend both the house and Prince Edward County for a relaxing getaway."
Guest: Kate M.Date of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: May 27, 2015
"We have just spent a week at this wonderful farmhouse . We have been renting vacation properties for a few years now and this property is the best equipped by far! It is also spotlessly clean! An amazing property in a wonderful location!"
Guest: JaneDate of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: July 6, 2015
"We spent two wonderful weeks at Hawthorne Cottage. The first week was spent with our extended family - both sets of grandparents and our two children (ages 2 and 4). For the second week, the grandparents left and our friend's family moved in with their three children (ages 18 m, 3.5 and 6). The cottage was incredibly well-stocked (more so than our own home!) with endless dishes and glassware, good quality appliances, large capacity washer/dryer, great quality linens, comfortable beds, a hammock, loads of outdoor seating, a campfire pit and even two bbqs. The property was absolutely beautiful and very spacious for lots of time spent playing outside with the kids. There was even a horseshoe pit and a golf mat/net for practice. We did take the kids swimming at the cottage (water shoes suggested), but also spent a lot of time at close by North Beach which we found to be much less busy than Sandbanks. We went kayaking at the cottage as well (brought our own kayaks) which was wonderful and calm. The kids didn't mind being dragged around to the areas wineries as well - especially those equipped with trampolines (Norman Hardie, Broken Stone). Inside the cottage layout was perfect for two families as there are two sides (even two kitchens!) to keep things separated if desired. There was also a great craft room for rainy days where the kids enjoyed painting rocks and playing games. There was also wireless internet and a fully stocked media console with netflix, video games, etc. for evenings or when the weather wasn't particularly nice. This was much more a 'vacation home' than a 'cottage' as it was so well-equipped. On a side note, we had arranged for family photos to be taken in the area with our extended family during our stay. The property was so beautiful that we ended up staying right onsite at Hawthorne cottage with it's beautiful gardens and shoreline. We don't have enough good things to say about our stay and hope to be back again to make more great memories in Prince Edward County. Owner Tom was a pleasure to work with in coordinating our stay. We highly recommend Hawthorne for a vacation getaway with family or friends."
Guest: Jessica G.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: September 14, 2015