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Overlooking Picturesque Murray Harbour

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

The Harbour House is a country style home overlooking Murray Harbour on beautiful Prince Edward Island, Canada. It is available to rent on a weekly basis and is just a 15 minute drive from the Wood Islands Ferry - the Gateway to PEI from Nova Scotia.

The main level has a cozy living room and a large country kitchen. The 600 sq.ft. deck is where you can drink your morning coffee overlooking the ocean while watching the Canada geese and blue heron or BBQ the evening meal, while enjoying the sunset. The house comes fully equipped with Wireless Internet, iPod/MP3/CD docking station, cable TV, DVD, as well as bedroom, bathroom and kitchen linens. There is a 3-piece bath with a washer and dryer, on the main level just off the kitchen. On the second floor you will find the bedrooms and a four piece bathroom. The home comfortably sleeps 6.

The Harbour House is located in the quaint fishing village of Murray Harbour. It is only a 5 minute walk to where you will find casual dining, the library, craft shops, general store, marina and the Confederation walking/biking trail. A five minute drive takes you to beautiful sandy Beach Point or the Cape Bear Lighthouse, where the SOS from the Titanic was received. Enjoy Eagles View, a picturesque 9 hole local golf course. World class golf courses Crowbush, Dundarave, and Brudenell are only 30 minutes away. Charlottetown, with its great shopping and theatre is only 45 minutes away. Bring your bikes and kayaks to explore the most beautiful place on the Island.

Keywords: cottage, waterfront, ocean view, house, confederation trail, golf course, winery, beaches, hiking, biking

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 15, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We were very comfortable during our stay last September. You provided all the necessary ingredients for a relaxed, beautiful vacation including a nice view of the water. We lacked nothing. The furnishings were comfortable. Everything spotless. You might advise your incoming guests that the house is set back from the road. In the dark we passed it several times. But the setback ensures privacy! We'll try you again if and when we return to PEI. Thanks for everything!
Sep 2013
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Amenities

Murray Harbour House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Full four piece bath with cherry hardwood floors
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet, sink, handicap shower with seat, terracotta floors
  • Newly renovated with hardwood and terracotta floors.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Master Bedroom has a queen size bed and air conditioning, remaining two bedrooms each have one double bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.8 based on 11 reviews
5

Quiet and Relaxing Cottage in Small Village

  • 5 of 5

If you're looking for the perfect spot to get away from hustle and bustle this is it. Nicely appointed cottage had everything we needed and more and was wonderfully clean and comfortable. My husband and and I and our dog stayed here at the end of August and enjoyed daily walks into the village or on the Confederation Trail just around the corner. Bathrooms were lovely, the bed was comfortable and the laundry room was a welcome addition. Even better, the high speed internet was actually fast and functioning (unlike some other locations we'd stayed at before!). The large deck was a great place to enjoy a morning coffee. This is our third rental on the Island in as many summers and has been by far the nicest. The short drive to Beach Point to walk on the beach is worth it. Highly recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments! We truly strive to ensure that each guests' stay at the Harbour House is a comfortable one, and one that will make you want to visit again!
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Montreal Canada
5

Home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the Harbour House. We have rented many houses over the past 10 years and this house is by far the best. The kitchen is very well equipped and the living room and bedrooms are very clean and comfortable. It is located in a quiet village not far from the ocean. Diana the owner is very helpful and friendly. We highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments! We are very pleased everything met your needs or exceeded them. We hope you return soon!
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5

Lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5

Diana and Stephen's cottage offers a serene and relaxing view of Murray Harbour. It is well equipped with everything you need and is very clean and comfortable. The owners are attentive and provided great service. Beaches and lighthouses close by to explore and there is a restaurant within walking distance of the cottage. I would certainly consider booking this property again.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful review! We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay at the Harbour House. We try to ensure everyone has absolutely everything for very comfortable vacation. Hoping to see you again!
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4

Nice Vacation Home for a Family

  • 4 of 5

Just spent a week here with my dad, 2 daughters, son-in-law and granddaughter. House was clean and stocked with essentials so we didn't have to rush out to the store as soon as we got there. Beautiful location a short walk away from Murray Harbor where there is a good restaurant and small grocery store. Surrounding area very picturesque with beaches a short drive away. Owners are very friendly and responsive. House is equipped with anything you might need including wifi, cable, and phone. Decorations in house show thoughtfulness and creativity. The 2 year old loved the antique stove in the living room used to store games as did my 85 year old dad reminiscing of his mother using such a stove in the past . We would have enjoyed the wrap around deck more had there not been so many viscous mosquitoes that had no resistance to every bug spray we could try. The PEI natives told us that this is a particularly bad year for them. I've been to the island several times and do not recall mosquitoes being a problem. There is a huge grill on the deck and it cooks very well. I would stay here again and recommend the place to my friends and family.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words! This was a very bizarre summer for mosquitoes, most likely due to the extreme winter we had, I am sure next summer will have its usual warm summer breeze which carries mosquitoes (if any) far far away!
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Ontario Canada
4

Harbour House was GREAT

  • 4 of 5

We recently spent a week at Harbour House in Murray Harbour. The we that I am speaking of included my wife, my 2 daughters, 2 sons-in-law and our collective 3 dogs. We found this cottage to be very suitable and in fact much more like a home than a cottage. The house is well equipped with lots of little extras that we would not think to bring on our own. The full kitchen complete with coffee, tea,sugar, flour and a dishwasher(especially a dishwasher) was very much appreciated. With 3 bedrooms and 2 baths we found it comfortable and efficient for all when we were making our daily scrambles to get everyone ready and out the door to our activities for the day.The washer and dryer were great too. The large deck and yard were perfect for our dogs and we only had to go on the chase for one of them 2 times. The village has a nice little general store and a good restaurant just 4 doors down. Daily walks with the dogs were very pleasant. If you are going to PEI the New Glasgow Lobster Suppers near North Rustico are a must. We enjoyed several shows in and around Charottetown and had a great time deep sea fishing with Aiden's. The cottage and village were just great but you do need a car to get around the other areas of the island. The Northumberland beach near Woods Island is nice and not overly busy. Thank you Diana for hosting us in your lovely cottage/house and thanks for the attention to little extras. PEI is wonderful and we hope to visit again.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet cozy retreat

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at Murray House and enjoyed every minute of it. The house is very inviting and a great location to tour the east side of the island. Plenty of lighthouses and beaches a short drive from the house. Great golf courses close by for the golfers. Murray Harbour is a quiet little fishing village away from all the major tourist attractions yet close enough to take in on day trips. We drove all the back roads in the area and highly recommend the Scenic Heritage Drives listed in the Points East map. We tried most the restaurants in Murray Harbour, Murray River and Montague. Weren't disappointed in any. Highly recommend both local restaurants in Murray Harbour. Murray House was always a welcome to come back to after our outings. Would definitely consider staying here again if we would return to PEI.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves and found the house comfortable, we try and think of everything a guest would like in their home away from home! Thank you so much for your kind comments!
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Map

Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
YYG Charlottetown
Nearest Barpub
15 Kilometres
Montague
Nearest Ferry
15 Kilometres
Wood Islands
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Eagles View Golf Course, Murray River
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
18A, Murray Harbour
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Kilometres
Brehaut's
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Beach Point
Car: necessary

Outdoor activities such as croquet, bocci, washer game, various board and card games and movies.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

A 50% deposit is required at time of booking.

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