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Seaside cottage on north shore, ocean views, close to beaches, amenities & more!

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

Beautiful Cottage Close to Beaches, and Popular Tourist Attractions!

Seal Mara, “View of the Sea”, cottage is located in Park Corner, near Darnley, on PEI’s coveted North Shore in the heart of Anne’s Land.  Standing alone, with breathtaking 180 degree water views and close proximity to the islands best beaches, this cozy cottage makes the perfect getaway location.

With a beach house feel and coastal themed décor, the kitchen, dining ,and  living area is open concept with large windows that let in sunlight and showcase the views of the Atlantic ocean, red sand bluffs, pastoral countryside, and the Lake of Shining Water’s, famous from Lucy Maud Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables. The kitchen is fully equipped with all needed utensils and dishware to cook, bbq, and dine. The wrap around deck is the perfect spot to enjoy your morning coffee while taking in the ocean views and planning your day on beautiful PEI.  The large windows continue in the living room which features comfortable furniture, satellite television, and more of those peaceful island views.

Seal Mara has three bedrooms. Two bedrooms are located on the upper level, one with a queen sized bed, the other is a loft bedroom overlooking the living area and has a double bed.  A third bedroom with a double bed is located on the main level. There are also two bathrooms. The bathroom on the main floor has a stand up shower, and the bathroom on the second level has a soaker tub. An outdoor shower is conveniently located off the main floor bathroom at the back of the cottage. Laundry facilities are also located on the main floor.

There is something for everyone at Seal Mara. Space abounds for outdoor activities, (croquet anyone?)  in the large yard that surrounds the cottage. Bird lovers will enjoy spotting the many species of birds seen around the cottage, including bald eagles, osprey, northern harrier hawks, and many more. The Anne of Green Gables museum and carriage rides are less than a kilometer away, the birthplace of Lucy Maud Montgomery is less than 10 minutes. Gorgeous Cousins Shore beach is a 2 minute car ride or a short walk.  Famous Thunder Cove Beach in Darnley is also only minutes away, which boasts beautifully shaped cliffs created by nature. Foodies will want to take in PEI’s growing culinary scene, fresh seafood, and restaurants, like The Table Culinary Studio, culinary school and restaurant and winner of the 2017 Taste Our Island Award, which is only about 10 minutes away. If you are a golfer, you will be happy about the close proximity to Darnley Green’s that includes a 9 whole course, as well as laser tag and mini golf.

Park Corner is only 14 minutes away from the town of Kensington. It is home to grocery stores, restaurants, a pub, pharmacy, liquor store, bike rentals, shopping, and attractions (the Haunted House, Confederation bike trail, etc.). Cavendish and North Rustico are about 25 minutes away where you will find many restaurants and tourist attractions like deep sea fishing and others, as well as world famous golf courses.

More Details

Property Manager
Paul MacKinnon
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
15 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Kensington in Lot 21

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No fires on the property
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 3 - Outdoor Shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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Seaside cottage on north shore, ocean views, close to beaches, amenities & more!
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Great location, cozy, awesome views...!

  • 5 of 5

Private, comfortable, great views, and close to beaches, amenities and attractions. Seal Mara cottage didn't disappoint; we stayed for 2 weeks and didn't want to leave! Great for family, kitchen well equippped, clean, had morning coffee outside everyday watching the sea. Lots to do, Cousins Shore beach about 2 mins by car, Thunder Cove beach under 10 mins. Groceries, liquor store, good restaurants, gas, post office and all things Anne are all about 10-15 mins. Retail outlet for fresh fish was also closeby. Wifi was good, no problems. Would definitely recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Kensington, Canada

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
High Season
1 Jul 2018 - 12 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
13 Aug 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
High Season
18 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £575.09

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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