Lion's Head Isthmus & Georgianne Bay View Steps to Bruce Trail(50 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, Incredible View, sleeps 4-5
Panoramic View and spectacular sunsets at this prime location overlooking Isthmus Bay and Georgian Bay. Exceptional hiking on The Bruce Trail right out the front door to Lion's Head Lookout on the Niagara Escarpment. Clean, cozy house serves as a great base with everything you need. Bonfires, amazing stars & great sleeping. Take day trips to Tobomory, Bruce Peninsula National Park, beaches, hiking and biking adventures. Stunning Views, peaceful and relaxing right on the deck! At the end of the day, catch the sunset at the fire pit, watch the shooting stars, then sleep like a baby in cotton and down bedding. 1 King temper-pedic bed, and queens in bedroom 2 & 3. Single daybed in the office. Wi-fi and a flat-screen TV if you want to stay connected. Located on a 60 foot cliff overlooking the Isthmus Bay on a large back yard and a good size front yard to play. Large living and dining area that seats 6+ and a deck overlooking the water from the master bedroom. A view you can stare at and watch the water roll. Always a wonderful breeze blowing . Minutes from town (with a great grocery store and resteraunt and Rachel's coffee shop with additional wi-fi ( so good) with a beautiful public sand beach and swim raft, playground and marina. Saturday mornings a farmers market by the marina. From this location there is so much to do. , visit 'The Grotto' and Cypress Lake, mountain-biking courses (there are several close by, and road-biking, check out 'singing sands' beach and take a hike to the scenic caves. Also perfect for a quiet get-away from city life and stress. Come relax, read a book, bar-b-cue and watch the sunsets. It is so tranquil here - a natural, healing environment, as this is located in the protected World Biosphere. Message and reflexology in town. An unbelievable spot! Come and make some memories in Lion's Head - one of the prettiest locations on the Bruce Peninsula.
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Member since: 2011
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- Located on a quiet road in a protected area, across the road access to a beautiful hikes on The Bruce Trail. Hike to Lion's Head Point and take a pic-nic. There is also a short woodland trail covered with trillium in the Spring. Fire-pit, chairs , hammock on the property. Sandy Beach, swim raft, playground and picnic area at the marina down the road, the lighthouse is visible from the back yard. 2 bikes for your use in the garage. Farmers market on Saturday mornings, music, and festivals in town. The town offers wonderful message services, great grocery store. So many day trips to take - and meet back for a great sunset! ...moreless
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- Scenic Drives
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- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
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- Seating for 6 people
- Hair Dryer
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Springtime / Trillium Season
Mar 1 - May 17
2 night min stay
Thu, Sat, Sun
May 18 - Oct 14
2 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Oct 15 - Dec 28
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $100
- cleaning fee $85
- Taxes Not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
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Lion's Head is a beautiful, scenic town with all the amenities. This property is minutes from town up the road on the escarpment overlooking the Isthmus Bay and the Georgian Bay. It is a peaceful setting - where you can pick up the Bruce Trail right out the front door of the house and take a short hike to Lion's Head lookout. This is the first thing we do - you are there in 30 minutes or less, and its an incredible view. This street offers the best location in Lion's Head. The town is central to an assortment of day trips, along with just relaxing at the house overlooking a most memorable view of Isthmus Bay., and on to Georgian Bay. Spend a day in Tobomory, take the ferry to Flowerpot Island, take a sunset sail along the National park coastline, a day at the beaches, hiking, antiquing, mountain-biking, caving, fishing, The National Parks, "The Grotto" is a must, Singing Sands Beach - there is too much to do - gather back at the house for a cook out or a dinner at The Lions Head Inn. Be back before the sunset- nowhere can beat this location and a bonfire to gather around and laugh about the days adventures. Sleep like a rock. Guaranteed - you won't want to leave - so much to see for all ages to enjoy. Come stay and enjoy a friends and family getaway. You wont want to leave!!! Let me know what you are looking to do - and I would be happy to help.
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: Back in the late 70's I backpacked the area for a trips leadership program and never forgot the incredible water and natural beauty. I spoke about it often, and in 2009, our family came to the Lion's Head area and visited the same areas I remembered. It had not changed at all. This is a step back in time - Tobermory, The National Parks - the hiking, panoramic views and the Grotto - all the same. This house on the street we were staying with friends became available - this origianal owner of the home with one of the very first lots was offered a spot in the retirement home in town and we happened to be in the right place at the right time. It's the only place my husband says he can truely relax! We feel very blessed to be able to own a spot like this - and when we are not there - it is wonderful to share the experience with others!
Why the Owner Chose Lion's Head, ON, Canada:
Our family came to vacation and we fell in love with this spot at Lion's Head and the stunning location and vistas. . I came up here the first time in my early 20's leading back-packing trips for the YMCA and always wanted to come back. You can never forget the water - the color and the clarity. This is a place where you can totally unwind and get away from the routine. So much to do and see - or just sleep, enjoy the water and fresh, clean air. This is paradise for the person who appreciates and respects the beauty of unspoiled nature in the great outdoors.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The property is in the area protected as a Unesco World Biosphere. When you walk around the back of the house - it just takes your breath away. It has wonderful, healing energy here. The location is amazing and the town has whatever you need. It is a hidden treasure and a great get-away that we enjoy sharing with others. Safe and simple- to go different directions if you like and meet up again at the end of the day. So much to do and see. When you leave, you will never forget the view- and the great memories made here at the " Lion's Head Getaway".
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The view from Lions Head lookout. A great 30 minute hike out the front door.
Lions head Escape!
Bar-b-cue on the deck. Propane provided with a back-up for you in the garage.
Have a bonfire with an incredible view of Georgian Bay.
Bedrooms with great linens
1/2 bath. The house is very clean!
Daybed in the study
Swimming off the rocks in Isthmus bay! Crystal clear, refreshing!
Kayaking on Isthmus Bay. It is unforgettable water!
living room area
Kitchen with everything you need, and a view of the woods across the road.
The harbor, lighthouse and beach on Isthmus Bay.
View when you wake up in the master bedroom. Great view of the stars at night.
View of the back of the house. Large back yard. Great breeze, deck with a view
Panoramic sunsets from the back yard. The colors are yellow to red to purple.
Master a Bedroom. King-size temper-pedic bed.
Bedroom with queen and attached 1/2 bath. So quiet.
Bedroom with a queen. Morning sun. 2 windows for an evening breeze.
Back Yard overlooking Isthmus Bay, the marina and lighthouse
Hike to Lions Head overlook -right out the front door. A favorite spot for sure
Daytrip to Flowerpot Island from Tobermory. Cruise around it or hike it!
Wonderful hike, Halfway log dump 20 minutes from the house.
Some great fog in the mornings!
View of the scenic lighthouse at the harbor from the backyard. So peaceful.
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Sunday, January 22, 2017
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