Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

The Holiday House: In the Middle of it All!

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)


This 19th century Victorian Cottage is centrally located in the middle of the historical district of Thousand Island Park. Access to all the Park's amenities such as the Playground, Main Dock, Wellesley Hotel Restaurant & Pub, The Guzzle, Grocery Store, and Library are just a yell away.

Enjoy all the amenities of home and an extremely spacious interior. Downstairs includes the living room, dining room, family room (with 40' flat screen HD TV), large kitchen, half bath, and two porches. Upstairs are two full baths (one with laundry), four bedrooms (two queen beds and two full beds), and an office. The cottage is very functional with River-themed decor and wainscoting throughout.

For those with small children looking for a place to swim, 'The Cove', is less than a 5 minute drive. You'll love the sandy bottom and all the sand to play in. The Cove has a raft to swim out to not to mention a beautiful view of Rock Island Lighthouse and the seaway. It's a fun spot to swim, play, and watch river-life go by.

This property is well maintained and well loved! Get ready to're at the River!

Wireless Internet, Cable TV, and landline provided. Bath and bedroom linens are not provided. Cleaning and TIP fees are separate from rental fee.

Keywords: Victorian Cottage

More Details

The Parkes
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 13, 2018


Thousand Island Park Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2) Two queens, Double Beds (2) Two doubles
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


5/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

100% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
The Holiday House: In the Middle of it All!
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

Holiday House is an excellent choice!

  • 5 of 5

We made an excellent choice in renting this cottage! It was super clean! I did not have to clean when I arrived. The cottage is just as described in the photos. Very roomy 1st floor...plenty of space for everyone to spread out and be comfortable. TIP had a power outage due to a large thunderstorm and within 2 minutes, the owner was texting me, telling me where they kept the flashlights, candles and lighter! Great location too! Just a block from the park, playground and the Guzzle! So convenient. The owners are a pleasure to work with! If you are undecided, rent Holiday House! You will not be sorry!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0
Wilmette, IL

A Beautiful Week

  • 5 of 5

I grew up camping at the State Park on Wellesley Island. This summer my siblings and I all brought our families to Thousand Island Park and rented 4 cottages. My family stayed in the Holiday House and it was great. It is in walking distance to everything there is to offer in TIP. We were pleasantly surprised by the size of the work area available in the kitchen, it was perfect to prep meals in for the extended family. The living room is also quite spacious and the wainscoting throughout the house really reminds you that you are in the up in the islands. The bathrooms were also all quite large and well equipped which is sometimes not the case in cottages. The owners are fabulous... responsive, easy to work with, and genuinely concerned that everything went well. We would definitely rent this home again on a return trip to the islands, one of our favorite places!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2012
  • Stayed: July 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
4 0


Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Syracuse NY
Nearest Barpub
The Pub
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Wellesley Island State Park
Nearest Train
80 Miles
Syracuse NY
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Route 81
Nearest Restaurant
Wellesley Island Hotel
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
The Cove


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

TIP Corporation Fee $200
Pet Fee $50
Cleaning $125

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar properties