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Beachfront Cottage with an Amazing Setting!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

This beach cottage is situated on a large expanse of private red sand beach, with a large deck to take in the sunsets, watch the lobster boats hauling in their traps, or enjoy the peaceful view of the surrounding wind turbines.

The single level cottage consists of 3 bedrooms, 1 full and 1 half bathroom, a small kitchen open to the living room, laundry facilities and a large deck facing the beach and ocean. The grounds consist of over 5 acres of cut grass for your enjoyment.


Owner
Sharon & Mark
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2018

About Sharon & Mark

I live near Vancouver in British Columbia, but have always loved Prince Edward Island, and it holds a special place in my heart.

I am the owner / operator of two large group childcare centers in Chilliwack, BC

Sharon & Mark purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Sharon & Mark chose Cape Wolfe

I fell in love with this property the moment I stepped foot on it, and nothing on PEI has all of the amazing benefits that this property has. From the beautiful beach, friendly local Islanders, peaceful distant wind turbines, to the amazing sunsets, it truly is an amazing peaceful location.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Marvellous, extraordinary house & very comfortable.
Sep 2012
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Amenities

Cape Wolfe Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming

Reviews

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Beachfront Cottage with an Amazing Setting!
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 19 reviews
Ontario
5

Wonderful September week at Cape Wolfe

  • 5 of 5

Once again our family had a most enjoyable week at the cottage. The weather was amazingly warm and great for walking along the beautiful beach, barbecuing, Frisbee fun, and enjoying the sunsets from the deck. The cottage is spacious, very comfortable and has everything needed for a stay. The week flew by too fast-- so we look forward to our stay next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, secluded beach

  • 4 of 5

We are a family of 4 with a 6 yr old and an 8 yr old. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the beach cottage! Positives: beautiful beach to ourselves, unlimited sea glass hunting, gorgeous surroundings. Negatives: the screens in the house had many holes, thus we were constantly fighting off mosquitoes. I understand mosquitoes are a problem when outside at dusk, but we did not expect to fight them off while inside. Also, access to restaurants are limited. This is explained in the description, but we didn't quite "get it". We found the best fit for our family at The Catch.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Sunsets and sweet memories!

  • 5 of 5

We recently found our happy place here at Cape Wolfe's beach cottage! My husband and I stayed two whole weeks here in July with our two sons (age 2 and 4) and our two poodles(large and small). The location and the cottage were more than worth the two day drive to get here from NH. The cottage had everything we needed and was very comfortable and clean--the view was like a dream and all we could hear at night was the ocean and the wind! Sharon and Mark were very helpful in making sure we had everything to make us enjoy our stay! The beach was incredible! We had it mostly to ourselves everyday! The dogs, kids and my husband and I spent most days there-walking, swimming, exploring, making new friends(my son with the neighbor kids) etc ...it was hard to get motivated to go anywhere else! I mean why would you? We did do a short bike ride on the Confederate trail a day or two and some driving on the coastal highway. The hardest part was leaving! I don't think we have ALL ever had such a hard time coming home! My son and I have been dreaming about it and even our dogs are still sulking a few weeks later! We treasure the memories and take comfort in the promise that we would return next year! (maybe longer?) Thanks again! We can't wait until next year!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ontario
5

Another great stay at the Beachfront!

  • 5 of 5

Last September was the third year that we rented this wonderful cottage. When we arrive it feels like coming home. In a way, it is like coming home for my husband who grew up just down the road and who still has family living quite close by. We have some great get-togethers and we love when they stop in at the cottage. Even though our last visit was in the second week of September, we had good weather, some wind but some sunsets that were breathtaking. Each morning we could hear the lobster boats pass by and look to see their lights as they sailed up the Northumberland Strait. We never tire of the view of the beach and love to go for walks on it! While on the Island we were able to take part in the Fall Flavours Festival for the first time and really enjoyed the Lobster Party on the Beach at West Point which is not far away. We were very impressed with the food, celebrity chef and ambience. Down the road is a church which hosts weekly ceileidhs, featuring amazing musical acts.You just have to be there early to get a seat! It is always great to see the couple who take such pride in keeping the lawns and flowerbeds looking beautiful and and always a pleasure to chat with Elwood who stops by to ensure that we are enjoying our stay.

We love the changes in the kitchen and all the new appliances which added to the level of comfort that we had. It is a fun, relaxing week that seems to go by too quickly but we look forward to our next stay at this special cottage!

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for coming back again and again to enjoy this great beach and location...we are glad it feels like home to you and your family as well!
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5

Amazing views!

  • 5 of 5

This was probably one of the best VBRO properties my family has visited. The views were amazing, the neighbors outstanding, and the owners were accommodating.

There were a few areas that I would improve upon, such as more supplies available upon arrival (condiments, much needed bug spray, and/or a book with printed instructions on how to use appliances, where to find things, where to put the trash, etc.), more quilts/blankets (it was much chillier than I expected in July!), and seating in the main living area. As it was, there was a well-used click-clack couch, a couple of cushioned desk-like chairs, and one wooden kitchen chair to sit on other than the dining furniture. Updates here would be well worth it as you sit to look out the sliding glass doors at the beautiful ocean view. With that said, it was clear that updates had been done in the kitchen, and the dining set was very comfortable. Not only that, the owners kindly provided us with a pack-n-play and highchair for our little one. As long at the weather is nice, you probably won't spend much time inside, anyway!

The cottage is located on a more rural part of PEI, and the nearest town is about a 10 minute drive. Please keep in mind that things shut down early in small towns. We did not plan accordingly, arriving on a Sunday evening after the grocery store had closed. Also, if you want to do much sight seeing, expect to drive. There is a Potato Museum in the town 10 minutes away, and you can have access to the Confederation Trail there, as well. The Anne of Green Gables attractions are about 1 hr 45 min away, and Charlottetown is about the same distance. However, the drives are lovely. You either drive through gorgeously green farmland or along coastal highways. I don't remember one boring drive. Also, there are several lighthouses to visit relatively nearby (within 30 minutes), and I did find some boating expeditions you could take part in.

Overall, this was a low-key, relaxing vacation. I would take this over theme-parks or crowded beaches every time. Thank so much for the lovely opportunity to rent this property!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Montreal
3

Great View

  • 3 of 5

Overall we had a very pleasant stay at this cottage.

Location is amazing and the view is breathtaking.

On another hand the cottage is quite old, and not having a dishwasher was a big disappointment for me with my family of 5.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! It is an amazing location and view for sure! In the spring of 2016, the entire kitchen was rebuilt with all new appliances and a dishwasher as well...because the last thing we want to do at the beach is wash dishes!
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Map

Our cottage sits above a small cliff, providing sweeping views of the ocean & your own private and secluded red sand beach. It has a large deck overlooking the beach, with seating to enjoy the breathtaking sunsets over the Gulf of St Lawrence.

The cottage grounds are 5 acres of cut grass, providing a large playing area for outdoor activities. Located on the very scenic Rt 14 coastal drive, you can enjoy amazing cycling and walking along this picturesque paved roadway. The cottage is a mere 5-10 minute drive from the famous West Point Lighthouse, and 15 minutes from the 18 hole Mill River Golf Course, and outdoor water-park.

The cottage is nestled by the distant West Cape wind farm, where the turbines around you calmly turn providing power to the island. Take a beautiful drive up the coast on RT 14 to the North Cape Wind Farm test facility.

During lobster season, the close by fishing harbor provides countless hours of watching lobster boats bringing in their catch, and an opportunity to buy some fresh lobster right from the source.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $80.04 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $96.05 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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