FAQ’s

Location

We are located in Tobermory on China Cove. Please see googlemap for our exact location.

Guests

We are a family oriented cottage that respects our neighbour’s peace and quiet.

Our cottage sleeps six, children included. There are 3 bedrooms, 2 with double size beds, one with a bunk bed, single on top/double lower.

Our cottage is a no smoking environment.

Rental Period

Friday to Friday

Check In: 4:00 pm

Check Out: 11:00 am

Kayaks and Canoes

We do not provide kayaks at this time. You are welcome to bring your own kayaks and canoes. There is an outfitter in Tobermory that also has guided tours and lessons.

What to Bring

  • linens including bed sheets, pillow covers, dish cloths and towels
  • bath towels
  • water shoes
  • soap, shampoo, toiletries, toilet paper
  • water for drinking

Available at the cottage

  • Propane BBQ, propane provided
  • Fully stocked kitchen (dishes, cutlery)
  • microwave, stove, fridge, toaster, coffee maker
  • binoculars
  • tv, dvd player, cd player
  • wireless internet

Septic Care

Our cottage uses a septic tank system and needs to be treated with care.

Only organic waste and toilet paper should be put in the toilet.

This means absolutely no:

  • tampons, sanitary pads, or diapers
  • dental floss
  • cigarettes

Please be advised that any problems with the septic will be the renter’s responsibility.

Cottage Cleaning

Renters are required to leave the cottage clean. We provide cleaning materials in the hall closet. Cleaning includes:

  • bathroom, including the toilet, tub and sink
  • kitchen counters and stove wiped, fridge cleared of food
  • floors vacuumed and swept
  • bbq grill cleaned

Garbage should be dropped off at the end of China Cove Road in the dumpsters when you leave. Recycling is taken to the depot. Please see cottage manual for location and times.

 

Child Safety

Please note that the deck railings are spaced far apart and there are two sets of stairs leading to the ground. Young children should be supervised while using the deck.

Pets

Please ask us when booking.

Cancellation Policy

Any cancellation made by the Renter shall be made in writing or e-mail. When the cancellation is received we will try to re-book the cottage for the booked period. If we are successful in rebooking for the entire holiday booked, we will refund all the fees paid by the Renter, less a cancellation fee of $150.00.

If we are only able to partially rebook the cottage, we will refund the monies that cover the rebooked time period, less the cancellation fee of $150.00.

If we are unable to rebook the cottage for any of the time period, then all monies paid will be forfeited.

Payments

The Summer House payments are made through Paypal or Electronic Money Transfer.

Damage Deposit

A $250.00 damage deposit is required at the time of the booking. It will be returned after your stay, providing the cottage is left as you found it.