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10 Minutes from the Peace Bridge:

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Ten minutes from the Peace Bridge, this cheerful family home has been lovingly been offered for summer rental. It is a great house for families to relax with their well behaved pets. The one-story house has a large comfortable screened-in porch decorated with white wicker furniture and a nice breeze. Dishwasher, washer, dryer, china, linens, towels, cooking utensils and appliances are all included to make your stay enjoyable. Fios wireless Internet if you need to work from home. Less than a 1/2 mile to the Friendship Trail bike path and Windmill Quarry.
If you're into in-depth swimming, a half mile mile away is the quarry at Windmill Point Park, a natural 12 acre spring fed quarry perfect for scubadiving, snorkeling and swimming. With water temperatures reaching 80˚F on hot summer days, the quarry’s waters are clear and temperate. A sandy beach, playground for kids, beach volleyball, paddle boats, and secret treasures are at the bottom of the quarry to snorkel or scuba dive. We will provide our tenants with a weekly pass which includes admission to the quarry for 2 adults and 4 children 17 years and younger. An additional $56.50 will be added to your guest fee for use of the pass.
We are forty-five minutes from Shaw Festival, Marineland, Two and a half hours from Shakespeare Festival in Stratford, Ontario, African Lion Safari. Easy drive to Niagara Falls, Buffalo, Toronto.

This house is 1200 feet from the lake. It is not directly on the waterfront, but offers a lake view. This is a one story house but contains several steps. It is not accessible for installing ramps.

Keywords: Lake view cottage on Lake Erie
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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: french, italian
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 04/20/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    twenty-five years old ...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Swing set and lots of kids toys and videos ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved dogs welcome! ...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Limited Accessibility:

    Limited accessibilyt. House is single story, but has a few steps at the entrance and doorways. Not wheelchair accessable, but okayfor those with mobility problems. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Master Bedroom : 1 double

    near master bathroom with tub shower, vanity, bidet. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Kid's bedroom : 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

    Has trundle bed, but room is very small for both beds...moreless

  • Double beds (2), Twin beds (3)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master bathroom : toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

    Great water pressure and heat lamps ...moreless

  • Kid's bathroom : toilet, combination tub/shower

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Other Amenities

  • Spacious screened in porch with ceiling fans. Swing set outside. Plenty of space around the house for privacy. Your neighbors are friendly, but not too close by. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Lake View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    half of the house is air conditioned...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Two living rooms ...moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    gourmet coffee maker, lots of china dishes, electric brisker to keep cereal crisp, plenty of silverware, pots & pans, glasses, and mugs. Separate beer fridge! Kitchen staples (salt, pepper, flour, olive oil etc.) provided...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Beautiful screened in porch with ceiling fans and white wicker furniture...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Weekly pass for Windmill Point Park available for quarry swimming for extra fee of $56.50...moreless

 

Reviews

4.5
from 10 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2017
May 26 - Oct 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,650
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

$200 security deposit and $110 cleaning fee


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

Golf, Swing set with two swings. Niagara Falls, African Lion Safari, Marine Land, Go Karts

 

Owner info

About the owner: The cottage is owned and operated by four siblings who grew up there. Currently, we live in Buffalo, Rochester, Maryland, and Virginia. We will be staying nearby at our mother's house.

Why the Owner Chose Ridgeway, Fort Erie, ON, Canada:
Our parents built the house in 1968 and added on to it in the mid 1970s. We spent every summer in the house and have returned with our own children who have grown to love it. We have enjoyed great times there with family, friends, and pets.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This is a great house for families with kids or people looking for a get away weekend. It is far enough away from the other houses that there is some privacy and a large lawn with a swing set. The washer, dryer, and dishwasher are are great! It also has an internet connection, and air conditioner in part of the house. The master bathroom has a fabulous shower and heat lamp with a beautiful vanity. It has beautiful spaces where adults can entertain, and an informal area where kids can hang out. The doors and windows close tightly, therefore the house is not musty or moldy as some beach houses can get. The lake is calm and shallow which is great for kids, and it is far enough away that we don't have to worry about toddlers making it down to the water before we can catch up to them!


Contact us

Speaks: french, italian
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 04/20/2017

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Photos

  • Screened in porch is very spacious with two seating areas and dining area.

    Screened in porch is very spacious with two seating areas and dining area.

  • Cozy living room. Wood paneled dining room also.

    Cozy living room. Wood paneled dining room also.

  • Freshly painted kitchen with dishwasher,  appliances, fine china, glasses, etc.

    Freshly painted kitchen with dishwasher, appliances, fine china, glasses, etc.

  • No more damp towels! Washer and dryer included

    No more damp towels! Washer and dryer included

  • Modern bathroom with heat lamp, carpet, bidet, bath/shower and large vanity.

    Modern bathroom with heat lamp, carpet, bidet, bath/shower and large vanity.

  • Kid's bedroom with twin beds

    Kid's bedroom with twin beds

  • Beach has some grass, enough sand, and some shade in the afternoons

    Beach has some grass, enough sand, and some shade in the afternoons

  • There is plenty of room around the cottage. It's not crowded next to other homes

    There is plenty of room around the cottage. It's not crowded next to other homes

  • Indoor dining area

    Indoor dining area

  • Dining on the screened in porch

    Dining on the screened in porch

  • Kid's living room with AIR CONDITIONER if needed!

    Kid's living room with AIR CONDITIONER if needed!

  • Sunny and cheerful master bedroom

    Sunny and cheerful master bedroom

  • Well behaved dogs love the beach!

    Well behaved dogs love the beach!

  • two minutes from the bike path

    two minutes from the bike path

VRBO #354425

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Tuesday, May 23, 2017

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