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Waterfront Cottage, Cape Vincent, Tibbetts Point, Making Memories For Life!

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Large waterfront cottage located on the St. Lawrence river on Beautiful Tibbetts Point, within walking distance to the lighthouse.Three bedrooms, two full baths, furnished with fully equipped kitchen with all the comforts of home. Charcoal grill, picnic tables, adirondack chairs. Large yard for activities. What's not to do? Take a ferry ride to Kingston Canada, Alex bay for shopping and Uncle Sam Boat tours of the Thousand Islands. Explore Boldt Castle. Great history behind it.Go-karts, miniature golf, whitewater river rafting, bike tours, fishing charters, museums, and more. Pirate week at Alexandria bay. Cape Vincent French festival. Or just do nothing! Relax, Now that's an idea. Watch the ships go by outside or outside your window. Available to rent spring, summer, or fall only. Weekly or monthly. We have another cottage on the same property for large groups. No smoking in doors, and no pets.

Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018

About Diane

Our parents purchased the cottages back in 1977. Almost 40 years ago. A place to take

their family and friends on vacation. Just a short three hour drive from their home town

of Rochester, NY. Just about every weekend we would all pile in the cars all 10 of us, and off to the cottages we would go. Now through the years we are now taking our kids, and our kids are taking their kids to the cottages. I can't tell you enough about all the great times we've shared as a family here. I only hope that you will enjoy the cottage as much as we have, and begin making your own memories here.

Diane purchased this cottage in 1977

Why Diane chose Cape Vincent

Its a little piece of heaven my mom always said. Mom and Dad always felt it was

a safe place for their kids to play, with the large yard and all set back from the quiet

road. A place for us kids to swim and ride our bikes. Mom may be gone but i still can

see her sitting there having her morning cup of coffee watching the ships go by.

What makes this cottage unique

This cottage has the most beautiful views of the river. Its located on a private

very quite road. Its a safe place for the family to take walks and bike rides.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Cape Vincent in Frontenac Islands

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Two full baths, One has a shower, and one has a bath-tub
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • We have one blow-up mattress and one roll-away bed.
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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Waterfront Cottage, Cape Vincent, Tibbetts Point, Making Memories For Life!
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Beautiful and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We had the benefit of beautiful weather and quiet atmosphere!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Very nice. Clean and in a very nice location. Will definitely rent again.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Would love to have you back. So nice when you have such Nice guests staying at your Place. Just a pleasure!
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Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time! We loved the cottage.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
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Lovely property!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time! The only hold up was it was the hottest summer ever and we all left air conditioning at home. All other needs provided well. Lovely location on the water, ample chairs and consider returning!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely Cottage - Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful little gem of a cottage, at a spectacular location, just steps away from the river and the lighthouse. I'm originally from Watertown, and spent many summer days either at the lake in Chaumont or in Alex Bay on my uncle's boat. This summer for our vacation we decided to introduce my step-daughter and her husband to all the beauties of the Thousand Islands. Neither of them have been up here before. They loved it. The cottage was the perfect place for planning our days and recouping at night. The open layout of the cottage made it easy to get everything done. At the same time the bedrooms are situated so that there is a lot of privacy. Nice and roomy and the bathrooms were perfect. There is a great area in front of the cottage with a large grill that we took advantage of one night. We had a cook out with my whole clan coming down about 15 of us. The neighbors joined in and there was plenty of room, and the best scenery on the planet. We also went to Canada (EH) and Bolt Castle, Lots of great places to eat, and we did a lot of that too. The boys went fishing one day and caught a bunch of perch and a couple of nice size bass....had a great dinner that night!

We couldn't have asked for a better cottage, location, or experience. It was great, and we thank you very much Diane. I know we'll be back...Ben and Susan will insist!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Spot On The River and Tibbets Point!

  • 5 of 5

It was my husband, six year old daughter and I taking our once a year family vacation. The cottage had all the amenities anyone could ask for and more! Fresh clean towels, cooking utensils, etc! The view is spectacular and the location is just a hop skip and a jump to any spots in Clayton and ABay you may want to visit. The owners, Diane and Donna made sure we had everything we needed for our stay and went above and beyond to make us comfortable! A large spacious front yard to fly a kite was perfect for our daughter. We enjoyed having dinner outside on the picnic tables they were provided while watching the freighters go by. The owners are very accommodating, the cottage was clean and perfect for our needs and the location was like a little slice of heaven...

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cape Vincent (French Festival) is a Must! Enjoy the Parade, the shop owners come from all over. The foods great. There's also Pirate days in Alexandria bay August 7th - 16th. Dress up like a pirate and join

the festival. Everyone takes part, store owners and bystanders. Its a blast!

Make sure you visit Clayton while your in town, you'll. be glad you did.

There a beautiful park and beach. Plenty of shops and restaurants too.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £91.1
Damage Insurance £44.79
Damage Deposit £379.6

The owners are not responsible for any accidents, injuries or illness that occurs while on the premises or its facilities. The homeowners are not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the guests. By accepting this reservation, it is agreed that all guests are expressly assuming the risk of any harm arising from their use of the premises or others whom they invite to use the premises. There is a binder on the dining room table, please read to familiarize yourself with the house rules. It also includes tips for your stay. Thank you for choosing our cottage for
your vacation. We hope that you have a pleasant stay. Regards, Diane and family.

Owner'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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