Delux Secluded Lakefront Cottage on 62 Acres Woodland, Swimming, Sauna, Wirele(2 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-4 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
5 Bedrooms + Loft, 2.5 Baths (Sleeps 10-12)
This 62 acre sanctuary of water and woodland is a step back to simplicity and spiritual renewal. Our cottage is private, twelve feet from the lake that entices you to swim and canoe. Countless species of birds and frequenting beavers live within the lake and the forest of towering mature maple, oak and pine trees.
Owner/operator, Pauline Elizabeth, an educator/holistic practitioner invites you to rest awhile, connect with the earth and have fun as you swim, canoe, bike and hike on your perfectly secluded vacation for complete relaxation, reflection and rejuvenation.
Morning Mist Cottage is deluxe, spacious and made of pine with cathedral ceiling, skylights, and large glass-sliding patio doors that seem to bring the picturesque outdoors inside.
A striking stone and brick fireplace adds to the ambiance and is open to the living room, dining room and full kitchen. Two full four-piece baths and a half bath in the loft, kind and queen-size beds and comfy furniture provide a country charm with all the amenities. New renovations this spring include wood floors in bedrooms and loft, new duvets,draperies, roofs and an awesome stone chimney, repainting the whole cottage, new fire pit, new chairs and propane fireplace, swings.
Whether you are a single person, group, couple or a family with children this gorgeous retreat will entertain and delight all.
Only twenty minutes away are pristine isolated white sand beaches heralding the sound and smell of salt water flowing with the tides, the River Hills Golf Club and historic town of Shelburne offering fine dining.
Sailboats and fishing boats carve their way through the waters of the third largest natural harbor in the world. Explore and discover the magic of this unique little town and but come back to the quiet of the forest and lake as you swim and canoe or relax in a lounger on the deck.
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Member since: 2011
- 1548 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 12
- Events Allowed
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Sauna: Outdoor Cedar sauna...throw water on the rocks to make steam then run to the lake for a swim! Lakefront: Morning Mist Cottage is 12 feet from our expansive, refreshing blue lake that provides swimming and canoeing! Golf Course View: Morning Mist Cottage is 25 minutes away from the beautiful River Hills Golf and Country Club. Cooking Utensils, Linens, dishwasher, movies, games, swings, dock, raft. Kid Friendly: Our own four children grew up swimming and exploring the woods at Morning Mist Cottage Retreat...adventure at its best. Smoking Not Allowed: Smoking with care outside the cottage on the deck with careful attention to putting out cigarettes....moreless
- Books For Adults
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Autumn Foliage
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 12 people
- Activities Guide
- Alarm Clock
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Vacuum System
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Beach Towels
- Child's Swing
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Entertainment Area
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Wood Deck
Pool / Spa
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 15 - Jun 15, 2017
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 5 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Jun 16 - Sep 17, 2017
4 night min stay
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $9 per night, per additional guest
Sep 18 - Oct 18, 2017
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 5 guests; add $9 per night, per additional guest
Oct 19 - Nov 12, 2017
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $9 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $47.74
- cleaning $69.78 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $36.72
- Tax Rate 15%
These prices reflect five to eight guests. Please go to www.morningmistcottage.com to check rates in full for 2 to 4 guests and 9 to 12 guess. Rates do not include the tax which is 15% in Nova Scotia.
Cancellation. I require 2 months for July and August Cancellation. Deposit will be refunded minus 15%. During July and August if the cancellation should come within a month of arrival the 100% of the final payment will be paid. Shoulder season 4 weeks is required.
Manager's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting manager when booking
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Fifteen Minutes from Historic town of Shelburne exit 26
Other Activities: Health/Beauty Spa, Miniature Golf, Boating, Basketball Court, Shopping, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing
Year Purchased: 1977
About: Right now I am living a good life. I moved to Nassau in the Bahamas 9 years ago to teach Music at St. John's College and after semi retiring from teaching I stayed in the Bahamas. Having four adult children and five new grandchilren I am spending more time in Nova Scotia these days. Being in the outdoors, swimming in the ocean and listening to music are my passions.
Why Shelburne, NS, Canada:
My former husband and I were married on the land and spent summers at our cottage with our four children. In 1998 I created Morning Mist Cottage as a necessity to maintain and continue to upgrade the property. 'Coming home to your heart' is indeed an opportunity for relaxation and spiritual renew. It is beautiful in the spring, summer and fall.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
I have maintained the rustic appeal with all new amenities. I was years without a television or Internet. I now have both. Our cedar sauna, wood burning fireplace and recreational activities makes for the best holiday ever.
- Primary: +1 9028001695 902 800 1695
Links to more information:
Morning Mist welcomes you...Come Home to Your Heart
The canoeing is terrific in spring, summer and fall
Capture the moment.
What will we cook tonight?.
Let the conversations begin...little chairs for little people
Is there anyone else coming with us?
Step back in time with all the amenities.
Pauline with grand babies Jack and Lucas
The new swings are a hit with everyone young and old.
So refreshing and fun
Our new signs!
Lite the fire...turn down the lights.
Beach stone fireplace native to Nova Scotia
Oil lamps give a glow and provide a special ambience.
Accommodates 12 around the table.
One tree taken down and look what the lumberjack created in February!!
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