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Birchy Hill Cottage

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
3 guests
3 nights minimum
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The cottage is the perfect base for exploring the entire Avalon Peninsula. We think of it as a home away from home, our guests call it a haven from life's hectic pace. The cottage overlooks the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve and affords extraordinary views, sights and sounds. Witless Bay Ecological Reserve is home to the largest Atlantic Puffin colony in North America and some of the best humpback whale watching anywhere. We also have 2 East Coast Trail Heads and fantastic beaches, one only steps from Birchy Hill. If you can tear yourself away from the comfy deck you will find our cottage has 2 bedrooms (sleeps 3), fully equipped kitchen, washer/ dryer, comfy chairs and sofas, bathroom with a soaker tub under a skylight – everything you need for rest and relaxation. Witless Bay is only 2...The cottage is the perfect base for exploring the entire Avalon Peninsula. We think of it as a home away from home, our guests call it a haven from life's hectic pace. The cottage overlooks the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve and affords extraordinary views, sights and sounds. Witless Bay Ecological Reserve is home to the largest Atlantic Puffin colony in North America and some of the best humpback whale watching anywhere. We also have 2 East Coast Trail Heads and fantastic beaches, one only steps from Birchy Hill. If you can tear yourself away from the comfy deck you will find our cottage has 2 bedrooms (sleeps 3), fully equipped kitchen, washer/ dryer, comfy chairs and sofas, bathroom with a soaker tub under a skylight – everything you need for rest and relaxation. Witless Bay is only 25 minutes from St. John's and approximately 60 minutes from the Argentia ferry, making it the perfect vacation base on the Avalon Peninsula. More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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Suitable For Children Under 5
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Reviewed August 12, 2017

This 130 year old cottage is nestled in a quiet neighbourhood overlooking Witless Bay.It is beautifully appointed with all the modern amenities you will need but if you do need something, the owner is only a phone call away and is quick to respond. There...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Sylvia W
About the Owner
Joan Marie G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2016
Interaction with guests
You, the guest will control the interaction. I am available to provide information about the area - from great hikes, places to eat, quiet areas to relax and enjoy whale watching, berry picking etc. I have lived in the area for a long time and have worked in tourism for many years. I also understand that this is your vacation - and maybe you want to just lie low - and be left alone.
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