Oliphant cottage (#550)
Rental Type House
Minimum Stay -
Living Space -
Bedrooms 1 Total
Bathrooms 1 Total
Pet Friendly Yes
Smoking Allowed No
Suitable for Children No
Suitable for the elderly Ask
Wheelchair accessible No
Occupancy 5
Cottage Profile Compact, one bedroom, all season winterized, fully equipped cottage with all the necessities. This cottage really makes the most of its 800 square feet. This cottage is conveniently located just a ten minute drive from the world famous Sauble Beach in the quiet town of Oliphant. Beautiful Sandy Beach on Lake Huron is located 400 meters from the cottage. The main living area of the cottage features hardwood flooring and a wood stove. A pullout couch and arm chair provide comfortable seating in which to enjoy the flatscreen television with satellite and DVD player and internet access. At the other end of this room is the galley-style kitchen, equipped with fridge, stove, and microwave. An island separates the kitchen from the living area while providing a little extra counter space. A sunroom at the front of the cottage has a dining table with seating for four so that your group can enjoy a meal together. At the other end of the sunporch is a sitting area with loveseat, chair and lamp, making this the perfect place to curl up and read a book. There is also a pull out couch here. The bedroom at the cottage is equipped with a double bed, and the couch in living room pulls out into a double bed for extra sleeping accommodation. The bathroom is a four piece with both shower and tub. Outside of the cottage, a deck has been set into a treed area in order to provide a more private and shaded place to relax. Muskoka chairs and a propane bbq are available for your use here. An outdoor fire pit is available for your group to enjoy an evening campfire, a true cottage experience! The shore is across the road. The water's edge is about a 300metre walk, depending on the water levels of the day. The shoreline is a rare coastal environment, which is a mixture of sandy areas and fens, which are coastal wetlands. The Oliphant shoreline is home to rare plant and animal like. The gradual entry into the warm, shallow water makes for a safe place for children to play. The beach is also a popular kiteboarding destination on windy days, and on calmer days a favourite kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding destination. Lonely Island Beach is a family beach ideal for young children and is only 2.5 km down the road. The cottage is centrally located to other attractions in the area. There are over 5 golf courses within a 35 minute drive and there is great cycling on the miles of paved back roads in the area and great mountain bike trails at Sauble Beach. The owner of the cottage provides boat tours through the Oliphant Islands for a fee. www.fishingislandtours.com It is only a 10 minute drive to Sauble Beach with its 7 km long sand beach and many stores and restaurants. Winter Rentals: Experience winter at it's best! Enjoy cross-country skiing right from cottage, along the Lake Huron shoreline, or take the family skiing at one of the four groomed trails located within a 20 minute drive. The Sawmill Trail, near Hepworth, has fine skate skiing trails as well as a lit trail for night skiing. Snowshoeing trails are also available at both Sawmill in Hepworth and the Sauble Ski Trials. Snowkiters can kite along the Lake Huron shoreline. You can also experience dogsledding at Singing Dogs; near Wiarton. There is Winterfest in Sauble Beach in January and the Wiarton Willie Festival in February. Additional amenities include: firewood provided, wood stove, television ( 32" ), sunroom, four piece bath, drinking water provided, beds: 1 double, telephone (available may 31-oct 1), number of bathrooms: one, muskoka chairs, clothes line, outdoor fire pit, high speed internet (available may 31-oct 1), bose portable sound dock, number of bedrooms: 1, 1 lounger ), cd player, 2 pull out double beds ( 1 in living room and 1 in sunroom ), drinking water: well ( slight sulphur smell ), deck size 175 sq. ft., living area 800 square feet, satellite dish (available may 31-oct 1).
Rental Pricing