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Sweet Downtown Urban Cottage

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,700 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

3 bedroom right downtown

This Maritime Vernacular Cottage combines historic charm with modern convenience to create an eclectic vacation experience just a block away from Water Street and the boardwalk in downtown Charlottetown and a short stroll away from Charlottetown’s finest restaurants, theatre and nightlife. Just around the corner is the Water Prince Corner Shop where you can try their famous seafood chowder.

Our three-bedroom cottage has been recently renovated; from the reclaimed floors to the custom kitchen island and soaker tub, this is truly a home away from home. Whether you are enjoying a glass of wine on the back deck, picking fresh herbs in the garden for dinner, or sleeping late on a pillow-top mattress, Smallwood Cottage is the perfect place to lose yourself in a simpler way of life. We believe we have the best selection of Atlantic Canadian fiction in Charlottetown and invite you to relax with a great book!

The main floor features an open concept living and dining room with a 50” flatscreen television, a spacious kitchen with stainless appliances and a custom island, a bathroom with washer and dryer and a stand-up shower, and an office. The second floor features a large master bedroom with a queen bed, a second bedroom with queen bed, and a third bedroom with two twin beds. The second-floor bathroom features a soaker tub with a Roman faucet. Guests will enjoy crisp hotel linens, soft duvets, luxurious bathrobes, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a comfortable simply designed space with a mix of antiques and midcentury pieces.

Wander around charming downtown Charlottetown, along the boardwalk for Cows ice-cream, or just relax in our sweet cottage in the city. Our location is three blocks from the Prince Edward Island Convention Centre, five minutes from the hospital, and a twenty minute drive to the white sand beaches of the North Shore, making this is an ideal home base for your Island escape.

More Details

Keir Lowther
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2018

About Keir Lowther

Our family lives in the east end of the city and we are passionate about Charlottetown and Prince Edward Island. We'll try to give you lots of great ideas for places to visit, festivals to attend and food to try when you are here. We're looking forward to meeting you!

Keir Lowther purchased this house in 2015


Queens Square House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Sweet Downtown Urban Cottage
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 24 reviews

Fantastic location and beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Charlottetown with no worries on the house. Pictures are exact and it's more amazing in person. Had everything we needed! Would highly recommend to anyone!

  • Submitted: May 23, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is a great place to stay when you want to set your own schedule and be within walking distance of the main attractions. I loved the charm of the house and even though it was larger than we needed for two, it was great to have our own separate spaces. The location close to downtown, food, and the wharf were perfect for us and the house had all the amenities we needed. I will definitely recommend it to family and friends!

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Comfortable beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

My sisters and I loved staying at he Urban Cottage. It was beautifully appointed, comfortable and spacious.The owners live close by and we’re friendly and helpful. At one point I needed a darning needle for a project I was working on, so they borrowed one for me from a family member.

The house is walking distance from the waterfront and the downtown area. Very convenient.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The owners were very helpful. Perfect location.

  • 4 of 5

The house was lovely and perfect location. Owners very helpful and accommodating.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What a great place to feel right at home and enjoy all that Charlottetown has to offer

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is an absolute dream. It's located in exactly the right place for quick access to all the attractions of old town Charlottetown and the waterfront. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay and will definitely return. Keir and Robin are wonderful hosts and responded quickly to any questions or concerns when I first arrived. I will miss this cottage and PEI when I have to return to my own home.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location in Charlottetown

  • 4 of 5

This updated 1850's vintage cottage was a perfect home base for our stay on PEI. Close to the town core with shops and restaurants within easy walking distance with ample space for the two of us and a couple of friends who joined us for part of our stay. Keir and his family were nearby and provided good recommendations for the few shopping/ places to visit questions we had. We hope to return in a couple of years and will definitely rebook this unit.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $229.69

*Contact us for reduced monthly or longer stay rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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