Blue House by the Pond

Pool 1
Aerial 1
Main house
Pool 2
Garden view 1
Livingroom 2
Dining room 1
Dining room 2
Kitchen 1
Kitchen 2
Master bedroom w/ensuite 1
Master bedroom w/ensuite 2
Master Ensuite
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2
Semi-ensuite for bedroom 2
Sunroom 1
Sunroom 2
3rd bathroom w/soaker tub
Laundry area
Lower level bedroom w/2 singles + sitting area 1
Lower level bedroom w/2 singles + sitting area 2
Pool house
Pool house interior 1
Pool house interior 2
Pool house interior 3
Pool house 3 pc bathroom
Pond
Chickadee-dee-dee
Garden view 2
Aerial 2

Vacation in style in this spacious three bedroom country home plus pool house located on 18 acres of professionally landscaped grounds. In high season, this cottage accommodates a maximum of 6 persons age 10 and over, additional sleeping for 4 more persons age 9 and under (local by-law 4518-2019). Cleaning is included. Linens are NOT included but can be added for a fee. PLEASE READ BELOW FOR IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THIS SPACE AND AMENITIES:

  • Accommodates a maximum of 6 persons age 10 and over, additional sleeping for 4 more persons age 9 and under (local by-law 4518-2019)
  • CLEANING IS INCLUDED, however before checkout, ALL guests are expected to do their dishes, remove all food, take out the garbage/recycling, move items back to original spots, and to leave the cottage tidy
  • LINENS ARE NOT INCLUDED but can be added for a fee (sheets 17.00/set; towels 8.50/set)
  • Bath mats, kitchen linens, pillows, and blankets are provided. Please bring your own beach towels.
  • Toilet paper, paper towels, salt/pepper, dish soap and dishwasher detergent, garbage/recycling bags, and BBQ propane are supplied
  • ONE beach pass is included for use during your stay
  • Guests are expected to bring their own personal supplies such as bath soap and shampoo
  • Pool depth: Shallow end starts at 2' 5" feet and goes to 5' 6" at the deep end - NO DIVING
  • Pool entry:  Stairs on the shallow end and a sitting ledge on the deep end
  • Drinking Water: The water supply comes from a well, therefore Ontario water regulations advise that you either purchase drinking water or boil it before using it for drinking
  • Features Available: WiFi, TV/DVD, Netflix, central air conditioning, laundry, dishwasher
  • Features NOT Available: cable/satellite, toiletries
  • Sorry - no pets allowed
  • No smoking inside
  • Check-in 4:00 pm; Check-out 11:00 am
  • High Season: WEEKLY RENTALS ONLY WITH FRIDAY CHECK-IN/CHECK-OUT, (June 26-Sept 4)
  • Low Season: 2 night min; 3 night min for long weekends
  • Payment: Major credit cards - payment will be collected by Airbnb at time of booking
  • Guests must be at least 25 years of age to make a booking
  • We require the names of all occupants and the ages of any children in compliance with a local by-law
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    Whether you're enjoying a morning coffee in the cheerful sun-room, lounging on the pool-side patio with a favourite book, or dining alfresco on the deck, there's plenty of room for everyone at Blue House by the Pond. Guests will love the in-ground saltwater swimming pool surrounded by stunning perennial gardens and a tranquil pond. And after the sun goes down, you can gather in the backyard for an evening campfire and be dazzled by the brightness of the stars!


    You'll find this slice of paradise at the end of a private country driveway. With 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms in the main house, this County retreat is an ideal spot for friends and family to gather. Guests will also appreciate the modern fully equipped kitchen and large dining room as well as the spacious living room and cheerful sun-room. For larger groups, the pool house offers additional sleeping space in addition to a kitchenette and bathroom.


    Blue House by the Pond is located between Black River and Waupoos where you'll find a cheese factory, farm markets, orchards, wineries, and a cidery. Less than 15 minutes away is the town of Picton where you'll find groceries and all the basic supplies you'll need for your vacation. Sandbanks Provincial Park is about a 25-minute drive away and one beach pass is included with your rental. 


    While you're visiting the area, take advantage of the wonderful scenery, country roads, sand dunes & beaches, golf courses, fishing, festivals and farm markets that Prince Edward County offers. Enjoy a day of tasting and discovery at local wineries and fine dining establishments. Visit the museums, theatre, art galleries, artisans, and antique shops that abound. And it's conveniently close to Toronto (2 hours), Ottawa (3 hours), and Montreal (4 hours) so visit as often as you like.

    Bedrooms

    Three bedrooms in main house - Accommodates a maximum of 6 persons age 10 and over, additional sleeping for 4 more persons age 9 and under (local by-law 4518-2019)

    • Master bedroom with one queen bed
    • Second bedroom with one queen bed
    • Third bedroom with two single beds - lower level (no window)

    Additional sleeping space - single day bed in sun-room and a double futon sofa

    Pool house - double futon and a single futon - not available for use from mid-Oct to mid-May


    Bathrooms

    Three bathrooms - all bathrooms are on main level

    • 4 piece ensuite with shower and tub combo  (master)
    • 3 piece ensuite with shower - can be accessed from hallway and second bedroom
    • 3 piece with soaker tub & detachable sprayer
    Pool house bathroom - 3 piece with shower - not available for use from mid Oct to mid May
    Kitchen & Dining Area

    Fully equipped kitchen with bright blue ceramic counter tops.  Here you'll find everything you need for meal prep: fridge, oven & separate cook top, dishwasher, microwave, kettle, coffeemaker, toaster, dishes, pots/pans, cutlery & cooking utensils.

    Dining room is located beside the kitchen - table seats up to 10 people.

    Living Room

    Contemporary living area with plenty of comfortable seating options and a great view of the gardens from the large picture windows. A great place in cooler weather to cozy up by the propane fireplace.

    Other Rooms

    Pool house is available from mid-May to mid-Oct:

    • kitchenette with mini fridge, sink, small dining table
    • 3 piece bathroom with shower
    • double & single futon to provide extra sleeping space

    Sunroom with a TV, Netflix, Roku and DVD player. A selection of DVD's and games are available for your entertainment! (cable/satellite service is not available)

    Laundry room is located on the main level of the house.

    Features
    Beach Pass, BBQ, Fireplace, Firepit, Year Round, Laundry Room, WiFi Internet, Dishwasher, Pool, Central Air Conditioning, Cleaning Included, Located in the country, NetFlix, Managed by Agency, Summer changeover = FRI, Jet Tub, Linen service for fee, Monthly rental - low season, DVD/Blu-ray
    Other Features
    • Central air conditioning in the house for the warmer months; ceiling fan in the pool house
    • Propane fireplace in the living room provides cozy comfort in the cooler weather 
    • WiFi Internet
    • Lots of outdoor living space including a deck and a large pool side patio
    • Propane BBQ for outdoor grilling
    • Professionally landscaped 18 acre yard - beautiful perennial gardens and pond
    • Large in-ground salt water POOL available from mid-Jun to mid-Sep; solar blanket to heat pool
    • Pool depth: Shallow end starts at 2' 5" feet and goes to 5' 6" at the deep end - NO DIVING
    • Pool entry: Stairs on the shallow end and a sitting ledge on the deep end
    • Pool house with kitchenette, bathroom, and extra accommodations - available from mid-May to mid-Oct
    • Fire pit in the backyard for evening campfires in the summer (firewood is not provided)
    • Snowshoes plus 4 bicycles & helmets available for guest use
    • Located less than 15 minutes from the town of Picton where you'll find 3 supermarkets, LCBO, theatre, fast food to fine cuisine, live entertainment, shopping
    • Within 25 minutes of Sandbanks; a beach pass is included with rental; each pass provides unlimited daytime access for one vehicle to Sandbanks & North Beach
    • For more information about local attractions and activities, check out VisittheCounty.ca

    Accommodates a maximum of 6 persons age 10 and over, additional sleeping for 4 more persons age 9 and under (local by-law 4518-2019); no pets allowed; $500 security deposit; cleaning service included; linen service for a fee. Home is on a well therefore you're advised to bring drinking water.

    Linens, Supplies & Cleaning
    • Blankets, pillows, kitchen linens and bath mats are provided. Sheets and towels are NOT included but can be provided for a fee ($17.00/sheet set; $8.50/towel set). Please bring your own pool & beach towels.
    • Toilet paper, paper towels, salt & pepper, dish soap, dishwasher detergent, BBQ propane, and garbage bags are supplied
    • Guests are expected to bring their own personal supplies such as bath soap, shampoo and hair dryer
    • Drinking Water – The water supply comes from a well, therefore Ontario water regulations require that you either purchase drinking water or boil it before using it for drinking.
    • Cleaning service is included in the rental rate therefore guests are not required to clean at check-out; however all guests are expected to do their dishes, dispose of food, take out the garbage, move items back to original spots, and to leave the cottage tidy.
    Policies
    • Accommodates a maximum of 6 persons age 10 and over, additional sleeping for 4 more persons age 9 and under (local by-law 4518-2019)
    • No pets allowed. 
    • No smoking inside
    • Check-in 4:00 pm; check-out 11:00 am
    • High Season (Jul-Aug): weekly rentals with Friday check-in/check-out, (June 26-Sept 4)
    • Low Season: 2 night min, 3 night min for long weekends
    • Rates are tax exempt
    • $500 security deposit 
    • Payment: Major credit cards - payment will be collected by Airbnb at time of booking
    • Guests must be at least 25 years of age to make a booking
    • We require the names of all occupants and the ages of any children

    From To Week Weekend Long Weekend
    Jun 26th 2020 Sep 3rd 2020 $2795 n/a n/a
    Sep 4th 2020 Sep 6th 2020 $2795 n/a $1680
    Sep 7th 2020 Oct 8th 2020 $1925 $965 $1350
    Oct 9th 2020 Oct 11th 2020 $1925 n/a $1350
    Oct 12th 2020 Jan 2nd 2021 $1925 $965 $1350
    Availability



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