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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy our unique property with two cottages(one two bedroom cottage - Holly Ship, and a one bedroom cottage - Bunko). It is perfect for family getaways, couples retreats or any other type of vacation to enjoy the three bedrooms (total between the two cottages) and the spectacular location!

Enjoy both the outstanding view of the spectacular ships of the St. Lawrence River (don't worry, they are quiet!) as well as the plentitude of activities in the Thousand Island Region.

This property is situated on the 'St. Lawrence Narrows' so you can share the water with the great freighters! Off to the left of the cottages is a great swimming area protected by small islands and with a beautiful babbling brook.

In just 5 minutes (by boat or car) you can enjoy Alexandria Bay and one of the many events (1000 Islands Poker Run, Kidrific Weekend, Pirate Weekend, Concerts in the Park...) or take in the scenery of Wellesley Island known for its magnificent nature trails and historic Thousand Island Park.

Bring your boat, dockage on site! It does not get easier than this!

There are 3 immaculate Golf Courses very near this property, one of which is the Thousand Islands Golf Club.

Wake up to a beautiful view of the sun rising over the St. Lawrence and make sure you bring your camera because you will not believe the proximity of the shipping channel. You are sure to be impressed! A perfect vacation destination for you, your family & your friends.

Recent Renovation- new double bed and pine flooring in Bunko, bedroom renovation and new flooring in Holly Ship Cottage.

Ample outdoor space with new 20'x20' Deck giving the compound three different deck spaces to enjoy the view of the incredible waterway.

Crystal Clear water, two dock spaces to accommodate you boat. Great kayaking, fishing!





Keywords: 2 Cabins, waterfront, narrows

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Kids will love catching fish off the dock, kayaking in the quiet adjacent bay, watching the ships go by....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Enjoy the luxury of two seperate cabins, go with friends or family and enjoy the space. Each cabin is equipped with a full kitchen and bathroom....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    We have many different books on site...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    Holly Ship has Flat Screen, Bunko has standard...moreless

  • Video Library:

    There are about 35 different movies on site...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    Bunko is a second cottage on the compound with water view and all necessary amenities, full kitchen, full bath, queen bed, day bed.. the two separate cottages come in handy. ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Holy Ship Cottage is located directly on water on the shipping channel! Amazing view from everywhere on the property, watch yachts and ships go by while relaxing on one of three decks!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Picnic table on site, as well as a dining area in both Holly Ship and Bunko...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Not necessary in Holly Ship due to the cool river breeze. Bunko has a portable window AC unit...moreless

  • Heating
  • Parking:

    Plenty of parking on site...moreless

  • Parking Off Street

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Each cabin is equipped with a full kitchen (refrigerator, stovetop, oven and sink)....moreless

  • Microwave:

    (2)...moreless

  • Oven:

    Large Kitchen in Holy Ship... ...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    (2)...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Golf:

    by boat TI Club on Wellesley Island, also State park Golf within 1.5 miles toward TIP on Wellesley Island...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Wood fired cedar, stoke the fire, watch the ships from the comfort of the TUB....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
In Season
Jun 18 - Sep 10, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,000

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Post season
Sep 11 - Oct 22, 2016
3 night min stay
$225
$1,350

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $125
  • Pet Fee $75
  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Syracuse
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Hackers
2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Alexandria Bay
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Thousand Island Country Club
65 Miles
Nearest Train
Syracuse
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 81
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Hackers, Abay, Clayton
Wellesley Island, NY, USA
Nearest Beach
Jump Off dock

Car: Recommended

Boat Everywhere. Two dock spaces provide easy docking at Holy Ship. Once on site, your car will no longer be necessary.... Boat to the Price Chopper, ABay, Clayton, potters Beach, Gannanoque, Kingston, Brockville, Rockport....

You can even take your boat to the Thousand Island Country club! Whether just boating out to Devils oven for some cliff jumping, or to Brockville Canada for fish and chips, the point is you can do it all by boat while taking in the incredible beauty of the famous Thousand Island water ways. Docking is free everywhere, and restaurants and souvenirs are very reasonably priced. Come and enjoy the laid back attitude and easy living of the St. Lawrence River.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: We hope you enjoy our cottage as much as we do! We love getting way from it all and using only our boat for the time that we spend at Holy Ship. It never gets old to cross over that bridge in anticipation of spending more memorable moments with our kids, and family friends. We love that the water is always refreshing and clear, and that there are no black flies and very few bugs in general on the river due to the flowing water. A true hidden gem, we feel incredibly fortunate to spend time with great family, friends, and neighbors when we are at the cottages!

Why the Owner Chose Wellesley Island, NY, USA:
We love the peacefulness of the water and the privacy of our location with the benefit of great destinations (Clayton or Alex Bay) by boat! The two cottages are also great to spread out a bit on your vacation. The location is perfect, and the view of the shipping channel is priceless.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Enjoy fishing off the dock, watching the Herons fly by, kayak in the peaceful creek or just sit on the dock and enjoy the sun (and when the sun goes down, fire up the wood burning hot tub!)


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Eclipse of Ships!  Just got the camera in time!

    Eclipse of Ships! Just got the camera in time!

  • View of Holly Ship Cottage with deck and hot tub.

    View of Holly Ship Cottage with deck and hot tub.

  • River view from the deck!

    River view from the deck!

  • Our property has the burgendy boathouse door! Private location.

    Our property has the burgendy boathouse door! Private location.

  • there are larger fish out there, but the kids pull these up by the minute

    there are larger fish out there, but the kids pull these up by the minute

  • Tranquility

    Tranquility

  • Oversized tile shower in Bunko

    Oversized tile shower in Bunko

  • Bunko full Kitchen!

    Bunko full Kitchen!

  • Everything you need in a kitchen

    Everything you need in a kitchen

  • ample room to cook!

    ample room to cook!

  • Paddle board and watch the ships

    Paddle board and watch the ships

  • The view of the Beautiful St. Lawrence River from the Sunny Days Cottage

    The view of the Beautiful St. Lawrence River from the Sunny Days Cottage

  • Deck with plenty of space for relaxing  and outdoor dining.

    Deck with plenty of space for relaxing and outdoor dining.

  • -View from the bridge - Our property has the boathouse with the burgendy door!

    -View from the bridge - Our property has the boathouse with the burgendy door!

  • On the deck enjoying the ships!

    On the deck enjoying the ships!

  • 3 decks, hot tub, docks, fire pit.... luxury all ON the water!

    3 decks, hot tub, docks, fire pit.... luxury all ON the water!

  • Bunko is awfully comfortable... all the amenities

    Bunko is awfully comfortable... all the amenities

  • View to the right of Holly ship at sunset!

    View to the right of Holly ship at sunset!

  • Kids love the Loft!

    Kids love the Loft!

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • fire up the wood fired hot tub

    fire up the wood fired hot tub

  • stone walk down to boathouse

    stone walk down to boathouse

VRBO #113772

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Sunday, July 24, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, german
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  • Calendar last updated 07/21/2016

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