We had a fantastic time! Doug is a wonderful host, very welcoming! You need anything he is right there to help. Everything is supplied, just bring ...
We had a fantastic time! Doug is a wonderful host, very welcoming! You need anything he is right there to h...
Romantic Tree House Overlooking Otter River near Port Burwell, OntarioPort Burwell, Ontario (Canada)
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· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed
This romantic tree house is located near Port Burwell Sparta, Ontario and can accommodate two guests. This studio space has a double futon and a wood-burning stove. Guests are just steps away from the outhouse and the shared two-person shower. Linens and towels are not provided.
The kitchenette comes with a two-burner hot plate, a kettle, and a coffeemaker. Other amenities include a five-gallon container of potable water and parking.
Outside, there is a back deck with seating, a picnic table, a fire pit, 10 miles of hiking trails, four wildlife ponds, two swimming and fishing docks, and two miles of frontage on Otter River. Read More
- Hot plate
- Tea kettle
- Fire pit
This rental includes on-site parking. All the cabins are rustic with no running water or electricity. Some have solar lighting and the others are supplied with battery operated lights. All are equipped with dishes, pots, pans, cutlery, basic necessities, pillows, a propane camp stove, a fire pit, and a picnic table. Guests have to bring their own drinking water, bedding or sleeping bags, and pillowcases. They are all insulated with a wood stove except for the old barn, which is only for summer use.
Five-gallon containers of water are supplied for washing up and firewood is also provided. Each cabin has its own individual outhouse.
All the cabins have access to the two-person shower and running water from outdoor taps.
In the guest house, there are two TVs with full satellite reception, DVD players, a collection of games, and a pool table. There is also a wood-burning stove to keep guests nice and cozy.
Outside, guests can have a BBQ on the grill while enjoying the fresh air and then roast marshmallows over the fire pit as the stars begin to twinkle in the night sky.
Guests have access to four on-site ponds, two of which feature docks for swimming and catch-and-release fishing. There are 10 miles of private trails right on the property, as well as two miles of riverfront on Otter River.
This site also serves as a venue for weddings and events. Guests should inquire with the host for further details.
Guests are welcome to bring their own ATVs for an extra daily fee per ATV.
Firewood is sold by the host and charged per night.
The host offers a post-rafting pick-up for an additional fee. Read More
Location + Surroundings
This secluded getaway is located in Port Burwell, Ontario on a 400-acre property, just waiting to be explored with countless ravines, sprawling farmland, forested areas, and four wildlife ponds in the Big Otter Valley. Two miles of riverfront on Otter River runs through the property, providing breathtaking scenery and prime fishing opportunities. The site is ideally situated just eight minutes from Port Burwell city center and only three miles from the vast Lake Erie. Within 30 minutes, guests can visit the historic village of Sparta, Tillsonburg, St. Thomas, Port Stanley, Aylmer, Long Point, and more. Vienna is a quick three miles away and both Niagara Falls and Toronto are two hours out the door. Read More
- Bird watching
- Wine tasting
- Horseback riding
- Winter sports
- Whitewater rafting
Right at the property ponds, guests can go swimming or catch-and-release fishing at either of the two docks. The ponds are designed to attract wildlife, so guests can prepare the camera and get some priceless shots of the local birds and animals. Guests can also head to Otter River or Lake Erie for more fishing, boating, canoeing, kayaking, rafting, and tubing. Groomed ATV trails are just minutes away and guests can hire ATV tours through the property. Guests can also enjoy scenic walks, hikes, bike rides, and horseback rides along the 10 miles of private trails. A local guide can provide fascinating eco-tours through the wilderness. In the spring, the maple trees are ready for syrup collecting. Winter guests can enjoy a wide selection of activities, including snowmobiling, tobogganing, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing. Right in Port Burwell, guests can go sightseeing and enjoy tasty fresh seafood, specialty museums, wine tasting, and zip-lining.
- Infants allowed Under 2 years old
- Children allowed 2-12 years old
- Pets allowed
- No smoking
- No parties
- You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.
- You will receive a full refund for the remaining nights and charged for one full nights stay if you cancel within 24 hours.
A security deposit may be required for large groups.
This property is pet-friendly and welcomes dogs, cats, and horses with open arms.
Smoking is not allowed.