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

17 reviews
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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 Rate:100%
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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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Close to the beach, Pinery Provincial Park and many little towns for day excursions. The cottage was well equipped with almost everything you'd need. Bike friendly community. Diane and Mike were very helpful and friendly hosts. We enjoyed our stay very much and intend to...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Floyd M
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Serenity, Tranquility, Beach, wonderful nature and a cottage to fall in love with. Reading all the great reviews, we were getting very excited as we made the scenic drive up to Canada and the shores of Lake Huron. We used to come here as children,...More

Date of stay: June 2018
10  Thank Bruce R
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

Port Franks, Lambton Shores was never on our radar when we started researching Beach Holidays on Ontarios Great Lakes. We had heard of Grand Bend, Ontario, thought it would be a little busy and noisy and we were not just looking strictly for beach holidays...More

Date of stay: May 2018
8  Thank Tulip F
Reviewed July 23, 2018

This was the perfect cottage for the weekend! The cottage had a ton of space and there was so much included that made the stay very comfortable. everyone was very happy! The weather was amazing during my stay, very clean. I highly recommend staying there...More

Date of stay: June 2018
10  Thank dieter b
Management response:Responded July 24, 2018

Danke Dieter! See you next year.

Reviewed July 18, 2018

In search for some downtime, enjoying the pleasures of a natural retreat, Cottage, hiking and beach vacation Destination (away from the Party and noise levels of Grand Bend..) we stumbled upon Port Franks, Lambton Shores. the travel Reports and revies sounded great, so we went...More

Date of stay: July 2018
9  Thank Miko M
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
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
Fireplace
Deck
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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!
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Many sights are reachable by foot. A car is recommended for several attractions.
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