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Minutes to Basin Head Beach! Between Two Waters Summer Home

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Relax in a beautiful 3 bedroom cottage on Prince Edward Island's 'Points East Coastal Drive'. You will be minutes away from the most beautiful beaches where the sands' sings' beneath your feet. Basin Head Beach (Singing Sands) has been voted the nicest beach in Canada where the water is the warmest east of Florida. EastPoint Lighthouse is 5 minutes away where 30,000 visitors enjoy the peace and quiet and a private tour at the 1867 Lighthouse each year. The cottage has an open concept kitchen/living room with 1 bedroom downstairs with a queen size bed and access to a half bath. Upstairs there is a bedroom with a double bed, and a bedroom with 2 twin beds.There is a full bathroom upstairs. A stackable washer and dryer are in the half bath downstairs. There is a sofa bed for extra guests. All the comforts of home where you can relax and enjoy the peace and beauty of Eastern Prince Edward Island. There are 2 cafes in the immediate area for your convenience. 15 minutes away in the town of Souris there is 1 cafe and 3 restaurants with excellent PEI food.

Keywords: Beautiful 3 bedroom cottage, close to the white sandy beaches of Eastern PEI and minutes to Eastpoint Lighthouse at the very Eastern tip, visited by over 30,000 visitors every year. 500 feet to the start of the Confederation Trail at Elmira Railway Museum where you can walk or bike.

July 29th, 30th. and 31st. is available. Also August 28th. 29th. 30th. 31st and Sept 1st.if you want to enjoy a short holiday to beautiful PEI. The last week of September is also available.

More Details

Owner
Mary
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 1, 2017

About Mary

This property has been converted to a cottage when my husband and I moved back to Prince Edward Island after we retired from working in Manitoba for 30 years. It was my husband's family home for many years before we were married in 1968. This is a very peaceful area of PEI, there are beautiful beaches in this area of Prince Edward Island and lots to do. North Lake Tuna Capital of the World is less than 5 minutes away.

Mary purchased this cottage in 2006

Why Mary chose Elmira

This is the perfect place for a cottage. Elmira Railway Museum is right next door, Eastpoint Lighthouse is minutes away, North Lake Fishing Harbour is just down the road, and the most beautiful beaches in Eastern PEI are minutes away.

What makes this cottage unique

You are so close to Confederation Trail you can walk or bike the trail, you can actually see the trail from the cottage. It starts at Elmira Ralway Museum which is right next door. You can charter a boat and go Deep Sea Fishing or maybe even see a Giant Blue Fin Tuna landed at North Lake Fishing Harbour. Beautiful Eastpoint Lighthouse is about 5 minutes from the cottage.

Map

Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Charlottetown Airport
Nearest Ferry
22 Kilometres
Madeleine Ferry
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Rollo Bay Greens
Nearest Restaurant
22 Kilometres
Sheltered Harbour
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Elliots beach
Car: necessary

Tuna Capital of the World is less than 5 minutes away at North Lake Fishing Harbour, Isle de Madeleine Ferry is 10 minutes away in the Fishing Village of Souris. Rollo Bay Greens a 9 hole golf course is 15 minutes away. 'Singing Sands' Beach is 8 minutes away at Beautiful Basin Head, voted the nicest beach in Canada.

Amenities

Elmira Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowmobiling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Next door to Elmira Railway Museum and the Confederation Trail.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.6363635 based on 11 reviews
5

A wonderful experience in every way !!!

  • 5 of 5

So many plusses it is difficult to remember them all. This house has everything anyone would need or want for a relaxing and most comfortable stay. Surrounded on three sides by world class beaches, a gorgeous ,well- manicured, huge backyard to play in for pets and people.

Off the backyard runs a spectacular walking/biking trail...the terminus of the Confederation Trail that runs throughout the entire Island.

Bob and Mary are very gracious hosts and are so welcoming with true Island hospitality. I will be returning without a doubt.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were so happy to have you stay with us and that you enjoyed your time at Between Two Waters Summer Home! Looking forward to 2018.
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5

Fantastic well equipped vacation rental

  • 5 of 5

Great location on the east side close to several beaches and not far from town.Bob and Mary are wonderful hosts. The house has everything you need for a wonderful time on the island. Ready to go back again i liked it so much.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Where do you live?Palermo, Maine
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GREAT SPOT TO CHILL

  • 4 of 5

This part of PEI is quiet and peaceful. Mary and Bob are great because they provide everything and are available but never intrusive. The Confederation Trail is practically next door and we walked it every day. Several great beaches are a short drive and the Town of Souris is a 15 minute drive. There you get your groceries and fabulous madeleines at Artisans on Main. Also a very good restaurant called 21 Breakwater. If you are looking for beauty and peace this is the spot.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the review, so glad you enjoyed your stay, we enjoyed having you at our summer home and come back soon!
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5

The home is beautiful and cozy. The location is spectacular Mary and Bob are wonderful

  • 5 of 5

I can't wait to come back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, please come back again soon!
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5

Amazing vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Elmira was a memorable one. It was spacious and extremely well maintained. We were minutes to great beaches, shopping and restaurants. I highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you enjoyed your PEI Holiday at Between Two Waters Summer Home, come back again some day!
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Toronto, ON
5

Exactly as billed

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely older house in the northeastern tip of PEI, and Mary is a wonderful host. We didn't spend much time here aside from sleeping (there is so much in PEI to enjoy!), but our family of 5 slept well. The kids loved their rooms and were very comfy in their beds.

The house is clean, well kept, and makes a perfect home base for exploring the east side of the island. The drive to Charlottetown is about 1:10, with little traffic, and you're just minutes from Basin Head beach.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

$200.00 deposit to secure 1 week or longer. $100.00 deposit for shorter weeks. 100% refund if cancellation is 60 days before arrival, 50% refund if cancellation is 30 days before arrival.

Travelers can pay deposit via E-Transfer or mail a cheque to owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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