Rustic Lakefront Cottage Rental on Shores of Lake Erie in Province of Ontario, Canada

Nanticoke, Ontario (Canada) view map
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2 guest capacity
1 night minimum stay

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Description of Glamping Units

This rustic, lakefront cottage can sleep two people comfortably in the double bed of the single-room accommodation. There is an outdoor port o potty in the open with no sink, and there is a hand pump water jug to have access to water. The cottage also features an outdoor-styled kitchen with a barbecue, and a living area with a small couch, piano, guitar, and wood-burning stove. The dining area is located in the backroom with a meal prep area and a kitchen equipped with cutlery, pots, pans, glasses, and dishes. Guests may leave dirty dishes in a pail for the host to clean.

The cottage also features ceiling-high bookshelves that are filled with a wide variety of books, games, and knick-knacks for guests to look through. Guests can stay warm by the outdoor fire pit and sit in the deck chairs or hammocks outside, too. Read More

Accommodation Amenities

  • Barbecue
  • Board games
  • Books
  • Coffeemaker
  • Deck/Patio
  • Dining table
  • Double bed
  • DVD player
  • Electricity
  • Fan
  • Fire pit
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Hammock
  • Heating
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Linens provided
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Microwave
  • Movie library
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly
  • Radio/Stereo system
  • Stove
  • Tea kettle
  • Television
  • Toilet
  • Video games
  • Wood-burning stove
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Facilities

This glamping site is right on Lake Erie, which means guests will have full views from their space and direct water access. There's nothing like sitting in front of a campfire with the lake as a backdrop. And with no city lights to pollute the night skies, this site gets the best view of the stars. If one has ever dreamt of living in a little log cabin somewhere or being off grid, here's the perfect opportunity to see what this lifestyle is all about! This property has so many offerings it is hard to know where to start. Glampers have said that it’s cozy, quaint, eccentric, inspiring, comforting, and romantic (to name a few). Guests are sure to be touched by this glamping site.

Unlike other listings, the hosts are sharing *their* space with you which means they get an *experience* not just a place to lay their head. This glamping site is beyond relaxing. Guests will cozy in and finally find the time they've been needing to read, write, play music or just take in the beauty of their surroundings. This accommodation consists of an open space with a double bed piled with pillows so guests can sit up & play games or watch a movie. There's cozy double seating by the fire. Behind the living space is a small kitchen area with all the basic supplies (pots, a pan, kettle, Tassimo coffee maker, cutlery, dishes etc), a microwave, small bar fridge, and seating area for two.

There is no running water in this accommodation but the host has taken care of water needs by having a hand pump water station that guests can use for cooking, washing up, or to make tea or coffee. The host has an outdoor camp style kitchen around the back of the property with a propane BBQ and a Coleman stove. There is an outhouse with hand sanitizer a few steps outside of the bunkie. During the winter months, the wood stove is enough to heat the space nice and toasty, guests should just keep in mind that they will have to venture outside for the outhouse. In the summer months, the breeze off the lake keeps things comfortable. The spring and fall are absolutely perfect with the best of both worlds, warm enough to venture outside, and cool enough to still need the wood stove for a romantic night in the snug warm heat. It is presumed that guests come to this site to unplug, get quiet, and connect to nature, but if guests are looking for Wi-Fi, hot showers, and shopping, this is not the right fit. This retreat is for being peaceful and remote, enjoying the stars, the birds, and the fresh air with a simple way of being.

During their stay, guests will have full private use of the property, its outdoor kitchen, and a private fire pit with lawn chairs. The host has even included firewood for you so guests don't have to worry about lugging a load. There are horseshoes and a frisbee, two mountain bikes, two kayaks with lifejackets, and a little red canoe guests can borrow if the hosts are not using it. There is direct water access and often (depending on the water level) the host even has a private rock beach guests can lounge on for the day. The port o potty is maintained three times a week during busy season, and once a week during the cooler months so it is always clean and pleasant for guests.

The host is happy to give guests total privacy if that's what their heart desires and if guests have questions or are interested in knowing more about what's happening around the area, they don´t have to be shy! The host lives full time on the property and is available if needed.

PROPERTY FACILITIES
  • Barbecue
  • Fire pit
  • Parking
  • Patio
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Suitabilities

General
  • Adults only
  • Couples
  • No smoking
  • Location + Surroundings

    This glamping site is located in a beautiful quiet community away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Right on Lake Erie with small towns within a half hour drive. Popular beaches such as Port Dover (20 minutes) and Long Point (45 minutes) are close enough to visit, but guests will have enough to do during their stay to want to remain local. Guests will need a car to get around. Read More

    Services

    Firewood is included in the cost and guests will be provided with enough for an indoor (if necessary) and outdoor fire. Guests will also be provided with a bottle of water per person per stay and one Tassimo coffee pod per person per stay.

    For an additional fee, the host does offer private yoga with Jess, lakeside and surrounded by the beauty of the property. The host will provide a yoga mat as well as a towel to freshen up with after. This activity is $25 an hour for one person or $40 per couple. Guests can discuss arrangements prior to arrival to ensure that the hosts are able to accommodate. Read More

    Activities

    • Bird watching
    • Boating
    • Canoeing
    • Cycling
    • Dining
    • Hiking
    • Horseback riding
    • Kayaking
    • Meditation
    • Photography
    • Shopping
    • Sightseeing
    • Swimming
    • Walking
    • Wildlife viewing
    • Yoga

    This cozy little glamping site is right on Lake Erie and is a huge step up from camping. Guests can keep cozy by the wood stove, gather a book from the ceiling high bookshelves, or bust out one of the board games they loved to play as a kid. The host has got a plethora of video games and movies for indoor days. Outside, guests can take in the sunset in a hammock, go for a bike ride or canoe out on the lake. There's even a private rock beach! Enough said.

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    Cancellation policy

    • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.
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    Check-In Details

    Check-in after:2:00 PM
    Check-out before:11:00 AM

    Additional Information

    Infants and children are not accepted at this glamping site under any circumstance. No guests or visitors under any circumstances.

    The owners live full time on the property and will see guests out and about. However, guests will have ultimate privacy.

    Those bringing a pet are asked to contact the host first and all pets must always be kept on a leash. The owners have three dogs, two of which are dog reactive. They are always kept on a leash and set away from the accommodation.

    Please stay out of the Geodome Greenhouse. It is for the owners' private use.

    Maximum two-night stay. Read More

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