HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr

Tom

Member since: 2005
Call Owner
Speaks English

Lake Ontario Waterfront Estate - Private 80-Acre Estate

18 Reviews
People8
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday lodge in Barker

House

This 80 acre estate, located on the southern shore of Lake Ontario, is a nature-lover's paradise. Our cozy lakefront getaway features rustic barn wood walls, brick flooring, pine cabinets, and large windows to catch the breezes.

Watch the vivid sunsets with views to Toronto from every room; catch a glimpse of the deer running along the tree line; fish off your own private pier; take a walk through the fields to the pond. Relax and de-stress in the quiet country air. Gaze at millions of stars at night.

For a little excitement, drive 40 minutes along the scenic lakeshore trail to one of the Seven Wonders of the World - Niagara Falls. See the sites; stop by a casino, or cross the bridge into Canada. This property is only minutes to Olcott's Eighteen Mile Creek and Point Breeze's Oak Orchard Creek fishing areas.

No Smoking, Pets OK on a case-by-case basis.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Tom (Owner)
Member since: 2005
Call Owner
Speaks English

Reviews

5
based on 18 holidaymaker reviews

Lake Ontario Waterfront Estate - Private 80-Acre Estate
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
Edinburg, Virginia
5

Peace and tranquility

  • 5 of 5

What kind and friendly hosts. The view and property location are breathtaking. The home is a rustic, cozy retreat. It was very accommodating for our multigenerational family vacation. We enjoyed the sunsets on the deck, relaxing in the breeze, swimming in the lake, fishing, kayaking, and exploring for rocks. The lake is transformational from day to day. It is still one day and lively the next. We enjoyed the crashing waves after a storm. We took some beautiful photos. We walked the shoreline and explored the trails. The owners dogs were the highlight of our vacation. They are like animated joy. So friendly and happy. I called to Beau one afternoon from the lake and the next thing I knew he had jumped in and to swam to greet me. This was the best and most memorable moment of our vacation. Lovely vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed meeting you and having you stay. Beau thinks everyone who comes to the lake house coto visit him! If your travels bring you back this way again, we would love to have you return!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Charming, relaxing retreat

  • 5 of 5

Loved our stay. Welcoming, charming and beautiful. The sounds and view of the lake, the coziness of the layout with ample of space for large families. We couldn't ask for a better place to escape to during our family reunion. Our hosts, Tom and Sue, were gracious and accommodating. Planning our next trip already!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Paradise on Ontario

  • 5 of 5

We rented Tom and Sue's place to be close to the site where our son was to be married. The house and grounds lived up to the pictures and descriptions, and more! First, the view is amazing, and it was so relaxing to fall asleep to the sounds of Lake Ontario lapping on the shore at night.

With help and advice from Tom, we staged the rehearsal dinner at this house. It was a great success, and everyone was impressed with the beauty of the setting.

Our family came and went it waves, and we always had a bed to put them in.

Thanks, Tom and Sue. You couldn't have been more accommodating, and we will always remember what a fabulous time we had in your lovely home.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and that the weather was perfect for your family and the wedding. We would love to gave you stay in the future and it was great meeting you!
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Surprise 80th Birthday Party for our Parents

  • 5 of 5

We've rented this lodge from Tom & Sue on 3 different occasions. The first time for a vacation, the second for a family reunion, & this most recent time we rented for the week in order to have a surprise 80th birthday party for my parents. Each visit has been absolutely wonderful. Tom & Sue are the greatest & the rental property is fantastic. We arrived on Friday afternoon & set the lodge up for the surprise birthday party on Saturday. We had 27 people come in for the party most from out of state. We had the party catered by a local company called Two Susters and the food was excellent. We rearranged the living room furniture to accommodate 3 8' tables & had an absolutely beautiful view of the lake. My parents were so happy to have all their children celebrate such a special occasion with them and the house was comfortable & spacious enough so that we all had a great visit. This location has it all; comfort, charm; privacy, and beautiful views of the lake front. If you are seeking a place to relax & get away or to spend time with family or friends this is it!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
West Bloomfield
5

Holiday get away

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I loved the house and property. Beautiful view of the lake. Especially enjoyed waking up to the sound of waves rolling into the breakwall. Plenty of small town activities to keep things interesting. Tom and Susan were perfect hosts. They even brought over some 'welcoming' adult beverages after we arrived too late to make it to the grocery store. Our dog loved the hike around the property and playing with the owner's dogs. We would definitely recommend this rental to other travellers.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 5, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay - we enjoyed having you and hope that you will visit agin!
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
5

Like staying with family, but better

  • 5 of 5

I house was everything that was promised. The kitchen was well appointed; there was a wide array of cookware, dinnerware, etc. The owners were extremely gracious and helpful. We have stayed in many places but rarely have we considered going back, as there are just too many places we want to visit BUT we would go back to this property again because we really felt like this was our second home.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0

Location

Car: necessary

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday lodge in Barker, Greater Niagara

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
In-Season
4 Jun 2016 - 17 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
£1,477
for 7 nights
£1,477
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£684
for 3 nights
From
£190
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £76
Cleaning £114

Summer rate - $1995
Mid-Season - $1295
Off Season -$ 995

Three-night minimum required off-season, one week in season. Reservations confirmed only upon receipt of deposit.

50% deposit to confirm the dates with the balance due 30 days prior to arrival paid by check or money order.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Enter dates to see total
Enquire Now
Available arrival
Available
Unavailable

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday lodge in Barker in Upstate New York

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • lake
  • Lakefront
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed
  • E-mail owner for details on bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Partner Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot

You might like these similar properties