Cottage Profile Conveniently located, spacious , 2000 square foot, three-bedroom cottage located a block and a half from the miles of sand at Sauble Beach. The ground floor of the cottage has a large L-shaped living room. At one end there is a gas fireplace where you can enjoy a calming, warm fire in the evenings. The other end of the living room is a sitting area with a large 26" colour television with a cable connection. A couch, loveseat, and two armchairs provide comfortable seating for your family to relax in after a long day at the beach. The cottage has a modern, fully equipped, eat-in kitchen including fridge, stove, and microwave. A dining room table is on one side of the room, for your family to enjoy a meal together. Also on the main level of the cottage is a bedroom with double bed and a four-piece bathroom with a shower/bathtub. The second storey has two large bedrooms and a four-piece bathroom. The large master bedroom has a queen size bed, fold out sofa bed, sitting area and balcony. The second bedroom upstairs has a set of bunkbeds with a single on the top and a double on the bottom. There is a large fenced-in deck attached to the cottage that is a great place to let young children run around and play, or to relax and enjoy the sun with a little extra privacy. A BBQ is also located on this deck so that your family can enjoy quick and easy summer meals. The cottage is located on a large private lot, which is surrounded by trees that screen the cottage from the road. A large grassy area with a volleyball / badminton court, horseshoe pits and outdoor fire pit is a great place to enjoy the outdoors when you are not at the beach. This is perfect, large place for the kids to play, and a yard like this is a rare find in the Sauble Beach area. The sandy shore of Sauble Beach is located only a block and a half from the cottage. To reach the beach is a 5 minute walk along a quiet laneway with very little traffic. Sauble Beach is world renowned for its famous sunsets, great swimming and wind surfing. There is plenty of fun to be had!
Additional amenities include: television (26"), volleyball net and playing area, dwelling type: two-storey cottage, beds: 1 queen, and 1 pull out sofa bed, horseshoe pit, living area: 2000 square feet, outside fenced-in deck: 300 square feet, baby highchair, number of bedrooms: 3, 1 double, washer and dryer, outdoor fire pit, water: from well (potable), number of baths: 2; both 4-piece bathrooms, 1 set of bunkbeds, electric baseboard heat source....Read more
Left on 08/16/2014 for a stay in August 2014 | A TripAdvisor MemberReviewed Aug 16, 2014Stayed Aug 2014
The kitchen is small to start with and has limited counter space. There are many unused and duplicate utensils and equipment belonging to the owner that make storage space for guests limited. I counted 8 tongs. Mattresses were all soft pretty worn out.
this cottage except for the kitchen is very roomy and the gas fireplace nicely heats it on cool nights. there were only 2 wired in smoke detecters and the test button for the upstairs one did not work.
renters agreement very strict on guests. Only registered guests allowed on property so don,t count on entertaining.
Left on 10/21/2011 for a stay in August 2011 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Oct 21, 2011Stayed Aug 2011
We were very pleased with the cottage, facilities and location to the lake. Sauble beach is a lovely beach however, this is our third visit to this beach and we have yet to experience its beauty without the cold wind coming off the lake. Furthermore, we were not impressed with the walk on fee of $3 per person. For these reasons will will not return to Sauble. It has nothing to do with the cottage.
Left on 08/30/2010 for a stay in July 2010 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Aug 30, 2010Stayed Jul 2010
A wonderful stay! The cottage was bright and clean and had all the ammenities you could think of (including a rubber dingy for the beach!). The location was great especially since we have 2 little boys (2 & 4); close enough to walk to the beach and to the down town. Lots of space indoors and out to play and it was always a race to the hammock.
Left on 10/29/2009 for a stay in October 2009 | jafcofarrautoReviewed Oct 29, 2009Stayed Oct 2009
When we arrived the cottage was clean, tidy and very inviting with a lovely fire burning in the fireplace. We felt at home right away!
We enjoyed our stay, very much, and we really loved the fact that we could bring our Chocolate Lab with us. The weather, unfortunately, did not cooperate but we were warm and cozy at Dove Song cottage!
One thing that is not unique to this cottage but is typical in the Sauble Beach area is the foul smelling water. Bottled water is a must!
The location of this cottage is perfect! Close to the beach and the down town area. Easy walking everywhere.
“Nice spot that seems to be in transition to a great spot. Great”
Left on 09/10/2009 for a stay in August 2009 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Sep 10, 2009Stayed Aug 2009
The home was lovely, seemed to have just been painted, the paint cans were in the Kitchen Cupboard, rendering it useless for food. Loved the hammock. The advertised TV in the master bedroom was either a puzzle we could not solve ( and we are fairly electronically based) or it didn't work and was a drawing card. A place to play cards, or do a puzzle would be nice and there seems to be room if worked at. I pressure washed the Picnic table to get the mold off. Big rooms, open concept was great. We never used the upstairs balcony, have you seen it? A few more instructions would have been nice, it was > than a day before we felt comfortable enough that the shed was part of the property and found the hammock. Having said all that, we had a great vacation and liked the site. Thank You.
Left on 06/22/2009 for a stay in May 2009 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jun 22, 2009Stayed May 2009
It was really nice to get exactly what was promised. The home is clean and modern on a laarge lot. It's great for kids too.
While it's really easy to walk to the grocery store, the beach and other points of interest it's just that right distance from the noise. This helps to keep it a sanctuary.
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