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Dianes Cozy Retreat Cottage | Grand Bend | 5 min. to Beach | Port Franks Getaway

17 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
2 Bedroom - cozy, clean, comfortable, newly furnished, fully equipped detached Cottage. Large dine in kitchen, living room with plenty of space to lounge, super comfortable King and Queen Size Beds, including bedding. Private front porch with seating area, table and a gas BBQ. Backing onto greenbelt; great location! (5 min drive, 15 min bike, 30 min walk to the Beach) Boating, golfing, fishing, hiking, paddle boarding, kayaking, jet ski...mins away. Diane's Cozy Cottage at Port Franks Getaway is your affordable, relaxing vacation choice located just 5 minutes from Lake Huron and it's beautiful, unspoiled beaches with world famous sunsets, endless trail systems, golfing, theater and more. Our rustic 2 bedroom cottage comes fully equipped with BBQ, Toaster, Microwave, Oven, 2 Cooking burner...2 Bedroom - cozy, clean, comfortable, newly furnished, fully equipped detached Cottage. Large dine in kitchen, living room with plenty of space to lounge, super comfortable King and Queen Size Beds, including bedding. Private front porch with seating area, table and a gas BBQ. Backing onto greenbelt; great location! (5 min drive, 15 min bike, 30 min walk to the Beach) Boating, golfing, fishing, hiking, paddle boarding, kayaking, jet ski...mins away. Diane's Cozy Cottage at Port Franks Getaway is your affordable, relaxing vacation choice located just 5 minutes from Lake Huron and it's beautiful, unspoiled beaches with world famous sunsets, endless trail systems, golfing, theater and more. Our rustic 2 bedroom cottage comes fully equipped with BBQ, Toaster, Microwave, Oven, 2 Cooking burners, fridge, coffee machine, pots, pans, dishes and even dish towels. The living room is comfortably furnished with a sofa, love seat, fireplace and 55' flatscreen UHD smart tv. New! Enjoy the Netflix library available for our guests - simply click and watch. One bedroom has a king size bed, and the second room has a queen size bed. Bedding and bath towels included. (please bring your own beach towels) Detached cottage property backing onto greenbelt, great location. Please note, this is a non-smoking property. Highlights: - 5 minute drive to the Beach - 1 minute walk to the riverfront - 4 minute drive to Sand Hills Golf Course - 12 minute drive to the Pinery Provincial Park (Dunes, Beaches, 10 Nature Hiking Trails, Bike Trails, Canoeing, Paddle boarding, Fishing and more) - 5 minute walk to Karner Blue Sanctuary & trails - Climb the famous Sand dune - 15 minutes to Grand Bend Beach For the adrenaline seekers: Parasailing, skydiving, skateboarding, jet ski & car races are all available in the area! You will have the complete cottage to yourselves. A fire pit is available for all guests staying on premises. This is a residential area, please keep noise to a minimum. 10 pm to 7 am is quiet time. Looking forward to meeting you and offering you a great getaway! Important * no pets allowed * please bring your own beach towels * we are on a septic system, so please, only toilet paper in the toilet, a garbage bin is provided for all other items. * price is for cottage rental only (does not include extra activities) * Propane Tank for bbq available at a surcharge Price is based on 2 guests. Each additional guest (up to 2 more) is $20.00More
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About the Owner
Diane/Mike M
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2018
Interaction with guests
We are available to our guests from morning until night. If you want your privacy, we respect that. Have questions? Looking for suggestions of what to do locally? Like to chat over a coffee? We are there for you - as much or as little as you want.
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1 - 5 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunningly beautiful and spotlessly clean, close to pinery, beach and Grand Bend. The bikes were a huge Bonus! The cottage features a complete kitchen, BBQ and deck with view of the backyard and so many rare birds (bluejays, cardinals, hummingbirds). We have seen many beaches...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank mieterb818
Reviewed March 24, 2019

Retreat, relax, refresh and recharge, beautiful and cozy cottage in stunningly beautiful nature. Husband and wife, married 20 years - lol - needed a romantic timeout and found just the right place. The cottage was basic, cozy and complete with everything we needed. fridge and...More

Date of stay: March 2019
1  Thank Dreamer06785494389
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Reviewed March 22, 2019

Since we enjoyed ourselves thoroughly last summer season in this stunning beautiful area, we really wanted to try the winter Season, as well. We booked this on short notice and are so glad we did. Diane and Mike were amazing hosts and couldnt have been...More

Date of stay: December 2018
2  Thank Antique G
Reviewed September 28, 2018

My husband and I stayed with another two friends for 2 nights in this location. It was wonderful and had a very relaxing time by the lake. We did have an issue with the BBQ (our own fault) but the host was extremely helpful in...More

Date of stay: September 2018
3  Thank Luciana M
Adventurer793170, VR Owner at Dianes Cozy Retreat Cottage | Grand Bend | 5 min. to Beach | Port Franks Getaway, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Hi Luciana, Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure hosting you and your group. We hope to see you again! Diane & Mike

Reviewed September 21, 2018

Wonderful stay at Port Franks Getaway! Perfect location to relax and recover from everyday stress. Also the Hosts, Diane and Mike are such friendly and courteous persons. Would definitely stay here again! Nr. 1 in Port Franks

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Pintolus
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Ceiling Fans
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Freezer
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Deck
Fireplace
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Does this vacation rental have a library?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Highlights: - 5 minute drive to the Beach - General Store on premises - 1 minute walk to the riverfront - 4 minute drive to Sand Hills Golf Course - 12 minute drive to the Pinery Provincial Park (Dunes, Beaches, 10 Nature Hiking Trails, Bike Trails, Canoeing, Paddle boarding, Fishing and more) - 5 minute walk to Karner Blue Sanctuary - Climb the famous Sand dune - 15 minutes to Grand Bend Beach - next door is Art by 3, beautiful glass and sculpture art - Huron Country Playhouse, for the Theater lover, is a 17 minute drive For the adrenaline seekers: Parasailing, skydiving, skateboarding, jet ski & car races are all available in the area!
Getting around
Many sights are reachable by foot. A car is recommended for several attractions.
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