Sandbanks Shores Retreat

Cottage on the limestone shores of Lake Ontario
Welcome to Sandbanks Shores
Stunning views of lake from living room.
Cozy living room/dining room
Cozy living room.
Tasteful details in this beautiful cottage
Living room, view of lake
Shore view from deck
Kitchen, view 2
Kitchen, view 1
Well equipped kitchen
Indoor dining area
Back deck and screened dining area
Beautiful screened in dining area, stunning views.
Sandbanks Shores, main entrance.
3 piece bathroom
Limestone ledge shoreline
Welcoming front entrance.
Natural beauty in your backyard
Master bedroom, queen bed, view 1
Master bedroom, queen bed, view 2
Bedroom 2, double bed, view 1
Bedroom 2, double bed, view 2
Bedroom 3, twin beds, view 1
Bedroom 3, twin beds, view 2
A room with a view!
Water side of cottage, horseshoe pit

Welcome to Sandbanks Shores Retreat - a newly renovated three bedroom cottage set along the tranquil shores of Lake Ontario, and inside the famous Sandbanks Provincial Park of Prince Edward County. This cottage accommodates a maximum of 6 persons (local by-law 4518-2019). Cleaning and linens are included. PLEASE READ BELOW FOR IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THIS SPACE AND AMENITIES:

IMPORTANT NOTICE: For your safety we suggest that all guests bring their own blankets and pillows for their own protection. We have also implemented a $25.00 COVID-19 disinfecting fee. 

  • Accommodates a maximum of 6 persons (local by-law 4518-2019)
  • LINENS & CLEANING ARE 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
  • Sheets, towels, bath mats, kitchen linens, pillows, & blankets are provided. Please bring your own beach towels.
  • Toilet paper, paper towels, salt/pepper, dish soap, 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
  • Depending on water levels, the shoreline may or may not be accessible
  • 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, dishwasher
  • Features NOT Available: cable/satellite, air conditioning, laundry
  • 100' feet of limestone beach with flat limestone ledges and lake smoothed rocks
  • The water is suitable for swimming with water shoes but keep in mind that this is Lake Ontario so swimming is best on calm days.
  • One canoe, two kayaks and a paddle board are available for your enjoyment
  • Please use the life jackets provided. Bring your own water toys, water shoes, and beach towels.
  • Sorry - no pets allowed
  • 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
  • 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
  • No smoking inside
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    This cottage features a bright new decor and furnishings, and you'll also appreciate the cooling lake breezes on hot summer days. Enjoy your own private limestone beach and stunning views over the shimmering water. Bask in the peaceful sounds of nature. Take a short 5 minute bike ride to Sandbank's famous sandy beaches and dunes or enjoy a hike along the many trails near-by. One beach pass is included with your rental.


    Toss a game of horseshoes in the yard or relax in the shaded hammock. Paddle along the lake-shore and explore the local area. In the evening, you'll enjoy grilling your dinner and dining alfresco on the large lake-view deck or in the screened porch. After dinner, you can gather around the campfire to roast marshmallows and tell your favourite stories. For cooler weather, you may appreciate a cozy evening in front of the fireplace.


    Nearby activities include the Sandbanks beaches, mini-putt, a water-park, jet-ski rentals, and bike & hiking trails. You can also take advantage of the wonderful scenery, country roads, sand dunes, many beaches, golf courses, fishing, festivals & farm markets that the County offers. Enjoy a day of tasting and discovery at local wineries, breweries, and eateries. Explore the rich Loyalist heritage and discover why this is home to so many talented artists and photographers!


    You are less than 20 minutes from Picton where you'll find groceries and all the basic supplies you'll need for your vacation. You'll also find that Prince Edward County is conveniently close to Toronto (2 hours), Ottawa (2.5 hours), and Montreal (4 hours) so you can visit as often as you like.

    Bedrooms

    Three bedroomsAccommodates a maximum of 6 persons (local by-law 4518-2019)

    • Master bedroom with one queen bed - patio doors to deck & water view!
    • Second bedroom  with one queen bed
    • Third bedroom with two single beds

    Bathrooms

    One bathroom

    • 4 piece with tub/shower combo
    Kitchen & Dining Area

    Galley style kitchen with new appliances. You'll find everything you need to prepare your meals including fridge, stove, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, and other small appliances. Pots & pans, utensils, dishes, & cutlery are included.

    Dining area with small table.

    An outdoor clothes line is provided for hanging towels and bathing suits to dry.

    Living Room

    Cozy living room with comfy furniture and a propane fireplace. For your entertainment, a large Smart TV plus DVD player & Netflix are provided along with a selection of DVD movies. A large picture window provides a view of the lake.

    Other Rooms

    Screened porch offers additional lounging and dining space with a spectacular water view!

    Waterfront

    100' feet of limestone beach with flat limestone ledges and lake smoothed rocks. The water is suitable for swimming with water shoes. Keep in mind that this is Lake Ontario so swimming is best on calm days.

    One canoe, two kayaks and a paddle board are available for your enjoyment. Please use the life jackets provided. Bring your own water toys, water shoes, and beach towels.

    Features
    Waterfront, BBQ, Fireplace, WiFi Internet, Linens Included, Cleaning Included, Located in the country, Within 20 min of Sandbanks, Good Swimming, Managed by Owner, Beach Pass, Water View, Canoe, Kayak, DVD/Blu-ray, Central Air Conditioning, Firepit, Summer changeover = FRI
    Other Features
    • Cottage is currently being re-decorated; new pictures will be posted as the decor changes
    • Portable fans in each bedroom
    • Lake views from living room and master bedroom
    • Patio door from master bedroom to deck
    • Newly constructed and spacious deck with dining table
    • Large screened porch overlooking the lake
    • Canoes, kayaks and a paddle board available for guest use
    • Fire-pit available for evening campfires
    • Nature trails nearby, ideal for biking and walking
    • 20 minutes to Picton where you'll find grocery stores, restaurants, cafés, public library, banks, galleries, studios, shops & boutiques
    • Within the boundary of Sandbanks Provincial Park - One beach pass is included with rental; provides unlimited daytime access for one vehicle to Sandbanks Beach
    • If you'd like more information about the area, check out VisittheCounty.ca.

    Accommodates a maximum of 6 persons (local by-law 4518-2019); no pets allowed; $400 security deposit; cleaning service included; linen service included.

    Linens, Supplies & Cleaning
    • Sheets, towels, bath mats, kitchen linens, pillows, & blankets are provided. Please bring your own beach towels
    • Toilet paper, paper towels, salt & pepper, dish soap, liquid hand soap, shampoo, garbage/recycling bags, and BBQ propane are supplied
    • Guests are expected to bring their own personal items such as beach towels and bath soap
    • 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, remove all food, take out the garbage, move items back to original spots, and to leave the cottage tidy.
    Policies
    • Accommodates a maximum of 6 persons (local by-law 4518-2019). Families and couples preferred
    • Pets not allowed
    • No smoking inside
    • Check-in 4:00 pm; Check-out 11:00 am
    • High Season (June 26-Sept 4): WEEKLY rentals only with Friday check-in/check-out
    • Low Season: 2 night min; 3 night min for long weekends
    • Rates include HST (tax)
    • $400 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
    Sep 7th 2020 Oct 8th 2020 $1495 $750 $1050
    Oct 9th 2020 Oct 11th 2020 $1495 $750 $1050
    Oct 12th 2020 Jan 3rd 2021 $2250 $1125 $1575
    Availability



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