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Waterfront, Finest sand swim beach,Cul-De-Sac,Lorain Lane,Pelee Island Finest

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 story house, 3 bedrooms with Queen’s size beds, accommodates up 8

Welcome to our waterfront cottage, The Mermaid of Lorain, one of the Pelee Island’s Finest Homes, a two-story building on the very finest sand swim beach in a Cul-De-Sac! It has 3 bedrooms with Queen’s size beds in each room plus 1 pull out bed, which can accommodate up to 8 people. One bedroom (The Cleodora) is located on the main floor while the other 2 (The Nixie and The Ocarina)are located on the second floor. All the rooms and the living room have full lake views.

The flooring is made of carpet over wood, ceramic and laminate. It has a full kitchen with a stove, a microwave, oven, a refrigerator, dishes, glasses, utensils, and a dishwasher. We have a washer and a dryer for the clothes. It has 2 full baths, one on each floor. Bed linens, towels, and cleaning supplies are provided.

The finely decorated white wooden stair railings plus carpets on the stairs to the second floor are added safety features for the children and the elderly.

You'll also find an assortment of coffee makers, dining table, breakfast table and an outdoor gas BBQ grill. There is a large back deck for outdoor sitting. Fine decorated, bright and naturally lit interior features many artworks. The Mermaid of Lorain, Pelee Island’s Finest cottage is a relaxing and peaceful home. It has indoor entertainment with TV, VCR, CD/DVD player, a large collection of CDs and DVDs, a radio, books, and games for all age groups. There is a Playpen for younger children. Heating Base Boards, Fans, and Window Air Conditioners are available. There are plenty of beach chairs and a picnic table. Pelee Island's finest sand swim beach is at your front door. Lake Erie is quite shallow near our beach. Before you leave please take time to sign our guestbook.

More Details

Owner
Astri Buchanan
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 October, 2017

About Astri Buchanan

Our family first visited Pelee Island in April 2012 and we all instantly fell in love with it. It has become a perfect get away for our family, especially our 3 years old daughter. Six months after our first trip to Pelee Island, we decided to share our memories with nature lovers by welcoming them to this beautiful upscale cottage and help them to enjoy the peace, tranquility, and magic of Pelee Island.

Astri Buchanan purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Astri Buchanan chose Ontario

Built in 2006, this unique property is in an excellent location, which contains large area of fine sand swim beach in Pelee Island. It is a waterfront property with lake view from all the rooms.

What makes this cottage unique

All the amenities of a modern house with very fine sand swim beach that is only few feet away from the very sallow lake.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Pelee Island in Pelee

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Outdoor Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • It has 2 full baths, one on each floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , 1 Cot , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • It has 3 bedrooms with Queen’s size beds in each room plus 1 pull out bed, which can accommodate up to 8 people. One bedroom is located on the main floor while the other 2 are located on the second floor. All the rooms and the living room have full lake views.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(28 traveller reviews)

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Waterfront, Finest sand swim beach,Cul-De-Sac,Lorain Lane,Pelee Island Finest
average rating of 4.571429 based on 28 reviews
5

Beach Comfort!

  • 5 of 5

We were 6 girlfriends and we enjoyed the cottage as a quiet beach reunion getaway. Nice place to spend a long weekend! Easy access to the winery... and a cute little bakery. Gorgeous sunrises from a lovely deck - just feet from the shoreline. A kitchen with everything needed. And helpful friendly property managers too!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We have been coming to this cottage for a few years, it never disappoints. Perfect water and weather

  • 5 of 5

If I had to give any feedback I would suggest taking care of the grass on the front and back. The grass/weed growth at the back of the cottage was the longest we have ever seen especially around the steps onto the back deck, off the beach. We pulled some of the weeds out ourselves. The front of the cottage was also very long. It would definitely look nicer and not so unkept.

Thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay with us on a yearly basis! We look forward to having you again next year! We had a change of property management this year and lawn mowing was overlooked during the change. We have made arrangements to avoid this in the future. Sorry for the inconvenience!
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Wonderful time had by all!

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful accommodations. Gorgeous view. Loved the serenity of the island. People were very friendly and welcoming.

Only negative that I found was the manager information was in need of major updating on Home Away.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay with us! The manager information has been updated. We look forward to your next stay with us!
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5

Beautiful cottage! Inside and out!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here over the long weekend and it was glorious! Beautiful inside and out and the water was so clear for quite a fair distant out. :) Everyone on the island was super friendly too! My children and I loved it! Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay with us!
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4

Overall a very nice weekend!

  • 4 of 5

Overall the cottage suited our purpose and we'd consider renting again. There were a couple of small issues that were resolved quickly by the management company who was just a phone call away. We found no beach chairs, but there was a picnic table that suited us fine. The property is close to the water, so listening to the waves beat up the shore at night was definitely a highlight! The property could have used a good cleaning before our arrival (dead bugs, dusty, coffee grounds in the coffee maker, etc) even though the property was used just the prior weekend, but everything that we needed was there and working. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay with us! Sorry for the shortcomings! We will ensure to address any such deficiencies in the future. We look forward to your next stay with us!
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4

Property was excellent. Beautiful view of the water. Comfortable accommodations.

  • 4 of 5

Looking forward to staying at this property again

  • Review Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay with us! We look forward to your next stay with us!
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
www.greatlakesflightcentre.com
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
http://www.scudderbeach.com/
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
VIA
Nearest Motorway
50 Kilometres
401
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Lake Erie
Car: recommended

The Township of Pelee is made up of nine islands in Lake Erie and is the most southern point in Canada. Pelee Island is the largest of the islands and is situated at the Canada/USA boundary between Sandusky, Ohio and Windsor/Essex County, Ontario.

Pelee is a serenely beautiful area with miles of lovely beaches, natural areas that are unsurpassed, and the fishing is superb. When you visit Pelee you will be limited only by your imagination.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Pelee Island, Canada

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£411
for 2 nights
From
£205
From
£274
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,232
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £58 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £302.88
Tax Rate 13.0%

Use Paypal for convenience but other options of payment are acceptable.
Please note that we rent out for a minimum of one week for the months of July and August.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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