Nesters with Lakefront Whimsy Park ~Birdwatching @ Hillmans Marsh & Point Pelee(6 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
2 Bedroom 1 Bath, 300'x150' quiet lot with 150' waterfront lot for relaxing!
Weekly & Daily rates are available with 3 night minimum stay, Spring/Summer Rates & discounted Fall/Winter Rates Available. Winter Months offer a great family stay for those visiting for Hockey Tournaments!
We are looking for people to enjoy our cottage as much as we do; Our hope here is to make you feel at home. We have tried to be sure we have equipped the cottage with all the necessary staples to make your stay a pleasant one. We have a newly renovated four season ~ 2 bedroom, 1 bath, cottage, with everything you need for a relaxing quiet getaway, perfect for birders and cyclist and nature lovers! We can accommodate 4 adults ~ or 2 adults with 2-3 children. (there is a single roll out cot).
We are located within minutes of Hillmans Marsh Conservation Area, and 10 minutes to Point Pelee National Park, both premier birdwatching locations. Also just minutes down the road are Hillmans sandy North Beach for swimming & Wheatley's Marina, which offers public boat launch and is well known for its fishing.
Wineries abound in Southern Ontario, Essex/Pelee Island Coast Wine Country has many events and tours year round. Plan a day excursion and take a Ferry Boat ride to Pelee Island, visit the Pelee Island Bird Observatory (open to visitors during the migration season). Walk or bike some of the many trails and conservation areas. We are located on the Waterfront Cycling Trail, along the shores of Lake Erie.
During the summer months (on Sundays) take a chair and listen to free local music at Two Creeks Conservation Area under the stars.
We have tried to equip the cottage with all the necessities, bedding, sheets, towels, etc. There is a fridge, stove, microwave, washer dryer, forced gas furnace, central air conditioning, phone, 2 televisions, portable radio, coffee maker, toaster, pots and pans, dinnerware, utensils, propane and charcoal BBQ, fire-pit, plenty of DVD's with DVD players in both the living room and the master bedroom. Outdoor games, extra golf clubs, bicycles and lawnchairs.
We have a huge deck for relaxing with a glass of wine and watching the sunset; and don't forget our Lakefront Whimsy Park, a waterfront lot just to sit and enjoy the view of the lake. We have kept one area just for the birds, with lots of feeders to attract them, there is always seed in containers on the deck, so feel free to feed them; they are our joy to watch and if you sit quietly little hummingbirds will flutter at their feeders.
If your looking for a relaxing getaway ~ and love the quiet and beauty of nature, any season...give us a call ...
An alternative for family stays, visiting for HOCKEY TOURNAMENTS, within 10 minutes of ARENA'S
Val & Ken
'A Big Year
in pleasing dreams
the blissful age
as the Whimsy calls
Ye Birders, back to view'
Member since: 2014
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View
- Lake View
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $228.93
- Taxes Not included
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$300 (refundable) security deposit + $1000 weekly rental totaling $1300 for Saturday to Saturday rental for up to 4 adults /or 2 adults with 3 young children.
$300 non-refundable deposit is required to hold dates
remaining $1000 must be received 2 weeks prior to stay along with signed rental contract.
payable by cheque or direct online bank deposit
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Hillmans Marsh Conservation Area, Point Pelee National Park, Hillmans North Beach, Wheatley Marina, Colasanti's Tropical Gardens, Jack Miners Bird Sanctuary, Two Creeks Conservation, Kopegaron Woods, Talbot Trail Golf Club, Numerous Wineries, Pelee Island Winery & Pelee Island by Ferry. Windsor Casino approx 1 hour away. For these Fall/ Winter months we are in close approximation to Arena's -Wheatley Arena, Leamington Kinsmen Complex, Heinz Rink, Unico Rink. ( approx 10 min. drive)
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: We love our little cottage and because of busy lives we would like to share it with others with similar interests, birdwatching, nature, exploring, antiquing, walks, cycling, beaches and quiet times relaxing.
Why the Owner Chose Leamington, ON, Canada:
We have alot of outdoor space we are continually working on. We have kept an area just for the birds with several feeders and enjoy sitting back with a glass of wine, listening to the waves watching the sunset and enjoying the nature around us....
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
With so many things to do and see in the area filling a week is never a problem. We Love the quiet peaceful atmosphere here and hope you do as well. Please respect the neighbors and the environment, by not littering. We ask for your compliance regarding known allergens, there is No Smoking inside the cottage, pets sadly are Not allowed on the premises and although Wheatley is known for its great fishing we ask that fish of any kind be cooked only on the outside grill, not inside the cottage. We respect the fact that there are quests with allergies, as in our own family so we would like to make this a pleasant & safe place for everyone. A home away from home feeling ~ Thank you
Nesters Four Season Cottage Rental ...with Lakefront Whimsy Park
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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