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Peaceful Cottage by the Falls

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 31 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 31 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Grand Island - Greenway

3 bedrooms, 1 and 1/2 baths, sleeps 6-8

Newly renovated cottage situated in a quiet residential neighborhood , and just a 10 minute scenic drive to Niagara Falls. We are located on Grand Island, nestled in the Mighty Niagara River bordering the US/Canadian border. Buckhorn State Park is a 5 minute walk and offers a 3 mile nature trail that ends at a peninsula in the Niagara River with a view of the Mist from the Falls. Beaver Island State Park is a 15 minute drive and has a swimming beach and picnic areas. There is a local restaurant which is a 5 minute walk and offers a fabulous Western New York Fish Fry! The City of Buffalo is a 20 minute drive as well and offers a wealth of activities , live music and great restaurants. Whether you are looking to enjoy the great outdoors, see the Falls, enjoy the city or just kick back and relax, our cottage is ideal.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Property Manager
Nancy Savoy
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
18 November, 2016
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About Nancy Savoy

My husband Tom and I have lived on Grand Island for most of our lives. We know and love this area because of it's natural beauty and plentiful activities. Tom is a naturalist and sportsman who has been birding, fishing, boating and hunting the Niagara Region his entire life. I love to hike ,bike and run the many beautiful places on Grand Island and Niagara Falls.

Why Nancy Savoy chose New York

We are excited to open up this very special home to our guests and know that you will enjoy the serene country setting.

What makes this cottage unique

Our home has the privacy of a quiet neighborhood while still being 10 mins from the Falls and 5 minutes from all the conveniences you need for a wonderful vacation.

Our home offers a quiet retreat after a long day of sightseeing. Grand Island is unique because it is surrounded by the Niagara River offering plentiful areas to enjoy the water. It is the perfect place to enjoy the Niagara area!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(50 traveller reviews)

Peaceful Cottage by the Falls
average rating of 4.62 based on 50 reviews
5

Highly recommend this property!

  • 5 of 5

My family of 7 (including my husband and I, and both adult children and children under 10) stayed in this wonderful house. Nancy and Tom were a delight to work with and stayed in touch with us through the planning process. Tom met us at the house and gave us a warm welcome.

The house was very clean and well maintained. There was a map of Niagara Falls which he kindly reviewed with us and told us of other local things to do. Nancy informed us of some of the festivals going on that weekend which was appreciated. There was cheese and fruit awaiting us and even popsicles for the kids. These extra touches were very thoughtful.

They were very accomodating and very fair and thoughtful in their interactions.

This was the first time we have rented a house and they made the experience extremely positive and something I would do again without hesitation.

We built great memories at this house with our family, and this will go down as one of the best family vacations we have had. Thanks so much Tom and Nancy for contributing to a very memorable, enjoyable vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The pleasure was all ours! Great to meet you and your family. Thank you for your kind words. Tom and Nancy
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3

Quaint little home

  • 3 of 5

Positives: The owners were super friendly and quick to respond to all of our questions, even at odd hours. We were near to the falls and felt safe in the neighborhood. They were very kind, even setting up logs and supplies for a bonfire set up for our kids, which totally made their night. Upon our arrival, the linens were crisp and the house was tidy. We felt very much at home. Negatives: We did not like how they left all of their doors unlocked - even upon our arrival, we were told not many have to lock their doors (which may very well have been true, but we had JUST arrived and were unfamiliar. It was disconcerting as newcomers to the area). Also, the property had vigorously growing poison ivy in the entryway amongst the shrubs (which myself and one of my children both got) since it was next to our vehicle door; I ended up having to cut it back with scissors I brought because I was afraid for someone else to get it! Also, the house was a bit unfinished in places - no frame around the kitchen window interiors, no kitchen curtain, curtain hooks missing, etc. Some easy fixes that would go a long way. Otherwise, our stay was pleasant. Thank you very much.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The Savoy home is so comfortable and homey !

  • 5 of 5

Mr and Mrs Savoy are awesome hosts being super attentive to our travels and have the response time of a lightning bolt ! They were understanding of our driving woes and still greeted us at the door at midnight ! Mr Savoy offered to help with luggage that late and gave a thorough explanation of places to see and things to do... the home is clean and set up for comfort ... you couldn't ask for more... the Savoys definitely take pride in this home and neighborhood ! Hopefully there will be a next time as this was the place where we were able to make my mothers dream come true of seeing the falls ...the home is SO CLOSE TO EVERYTHING ... location is perfect ... there's so much to say! Mr. Savoy offered to set up a bonfire.. the backyard is perfect for grilling and relaxing outside... the home is spacious and thoughtfully set up to accommodate our family of 8... beds were comfortable , lots of extra blankets , laundry room .... updated rooms ... wifi ... it is very evident they think of their guests ...we took heed to the map left with points of interest... you must try the Village Inn ... freshest food ever ... We hadn't planned on going to every state park but we did which resulted in memories we could cherish for the rest of time. thank you Mr and Mrs Savoy for having us! Best experience using this kind of vacation accommodation service ...

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Home away from home

  • 4 of 5

Close to Niagara Falls and away from the crowds. beautiful surrounding. Excellent hosts. The house was comfortable. Everything was fantastic about this house. The kitchen had all the utensils, baths had towels and a great living room. You can even use the grill/camp fire outside if you are interested(our case it was raining).

we had a incident when on of the light bulb stopped work, when we informed Nancy & Tom, they came within 20 mins to fix it. We really like the way they host us.

We are really happy to have stayed here and we will stay here when we visit again.

Thanks Nancy & Tom

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Our visit to Niagara Falls was certainly made more memorable by staying here at this beautiful home. It had all the amenities to enjoy a perfect vacation. The three bedrooms were very comfortable and nice plus the kitchen had everything we needed. Nancy was very friendly and welcoming. We will definitely recommend your home to friends & family who will be travelling to the area! Thank You !

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here with family of 5 adults...loved it!!! Very clean, cozy, and comfortable. Felt very safe. Tom and Nancy were great to work with...Tom had a bonfire all ready for us. He gave us great suggestions on the area...knew all the local spots! Would definitely stay here again! Thank you Tom and Nancy for everything!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Greater Buffalo/Niagara
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
DIck and Jenny's Restaurant/Bar
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
River Oaks Golf Club
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Buffalo Depew Train Station
Nearest Motorway
1.3 Miles
I 190
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Beach House Restaurant
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Holiday Valley Ellicottville New York
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Beaver Island State Park
Car: necessary

Our cottage is a 10 minute scenic drive to Niagara Falls and all it's attractions including:

Maid of the Mist,

Cave of the Winds,

Niagara Falls Aquarium,

Niagara Falls Jet Boat Tour,

Fashion Outlet Mall,

Niagara Falls Casino,

USA/Canadian Border (passport needed),

Niagara University,,

and much more!

We are 15 minutes from Buffalo and all it's attractions including:

Shopping the Elmwood Village with countless restaurants/bars,

Elmwood Arts Festival,

Allentown Arts Festival,

Downtown Shea's Theater,

Boulavard and Galleria Malls,

Buffalo Naval Ship Museum,,

Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin Martin House

Erie Canal,

University of New York at Buffalo and Center for the Arts,

Buffalo State College,

Countless Free concerts and Shakespeare in the Park,

multiple farmers markets

and much more!

Our cottage neighborhood is perfectly located for biking, hiking, picnics,swimming, birding and enjoying nature. It is also a 5 minute drive to all your daily needs (groceries, banks, churches, gas stations etc.)

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Grand Island, Greater Niagara

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter/Spring
3 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
31 night minimum stay
£1,222
for 31 nights
£1,182
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£276
for 2 nights
From
£138
 

Additional pricing information

A $100 cash security deposit is required at arrival. It is fully refundable if cottage left as it was found.
Thanksgiving and Christmas and Easter weeks are all at holiday rate of $200/ nt or $995 for the week. All other dates in winter and spring
(Nov,Dec,Jan,Feb,Mar) is $150/nt

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Grand Island, USA

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • river
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Thermos Flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum System
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Yard
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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