Top 10 Prince Edward County Waterfront Cottage Rentals

Top 10 Prince Edward County Waterfront Cottage Rentals
Top 10 Prince Edward County Waterfront Cottage Rentals

Surrounded by the waters of Lake Ontario lies Prince Edward County, a predominately rural community tucked within the “golden triangle” between Toronto, Montreal, and Ottawa. It’s the only municipality in the Province nearly self-contained as an island, covering about 1,050 square kilometres and over 800 kilometres of shoreline. 

With its stunning countryside, world-class wineries and breweries, sandy beaches, and unique cuisine, the County attracts over 650,000 visitors annually. Each year, visitors are looking to experience the wonders of Prince Edward County through distinctive cottage rentals that showcase its beauties, like the waterfront

Waterfront Cottage Rentals in The County

Pearadise on West Lake – Hallowell

8 guests · 4 bedrooms · 7 beds · 2.5 baths

Welcome to Pearadise on West Lake, a recently renovated four-bedroom waterfront cottage rental in Prince Edward County. The home sits on a sprawling two-acre property with a charming pear orchard. Inside, luxury blends with natural beauty. Step out onto the expansive deck, offering a perfect vantage point overlooking the heated pool.

A private dock extends its welcome on the water’s edge, accompanied by a spacious pergola hosting a generous 12-foot picnic table. Here, you can bask in the glow of summer sunsets and witness graceful swans gliding across the water. There’s a play structure for the little ones for endless fun and kayaks for adventure seekers.

Conveniently located between Wellington and Bloomfield, Pearadise offers easy access to the vibrant Wellington Farmer’s Market (every Saturday from May to October) and events at the Eddie and Wander Resort. Spend your days exploring the wonders of Prince Edward County, knowing that your luxury cottage rental awaits your return. The primary bedroom beckons with its spacious layout and a sumptuous king-size bed, providing the perfect sanctuary to unwind after your day’s adventures.

Rate: Starting from $560/night


Beachside Surf Cottage – West Lake

8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 4 beds · 2 baths

Experience the breathtaking vistas of the Sand Dunes at Sandbanks Provincial Park from this splendid waterfront cottage rental. Beachside Surf Cottage stands at the heart of Prince Edward County’s finest attractions, offering an ideal haven for families and friends.

Inside, discover three luxurious bedrooms adorned with two king-sized beds, a queen, and a double, ensuring ultimate comfort for everyone. Unwind in two luxury bathrooms. Each room boasts expansive windows, providing uninterrupted views of the picturesque West Lake

Step outside into a captivating backyard adorned with rock pavers, inviting lounge chairs, and an extended deck that gracefully extends into the water. Sit on the four Muskoka chairs and enjoy breathtaking sunsets and wildlife.

Rate: Starting from $385/night


SnowOwl Retreat – Glenora

8 guests · 4 bedrooms · 4 beds · 4.5 baths

SnowOwl Retreat is all about the views. Perched majestically on a cliff overlooking Picton Bay, this waterfront retreat offers an immersive experience in 4000 sqft of contemporary luxury. Indulge in a chef’s kitchen, spa-inspired bathrooms, serene bedrooms, and a spacious open-concept living area.

Outside, you’ll find a sprawling 1500 sqft deck nestled on eight acres of private land. The expansive deck provides a stunning panoramic view of the waterfront, complemented by various outdoor seating areas designed for relaxation. The modern pool, stretching the entire deck length, boasts pool loungers and a captivating waterfall edge. The space is minimalist and designed to please the senses.

Rate: Starting from $970/night


Whispering Pines Lake House – West Lake

12 guests · 8 bedrooms · 10 beds · 3.5 baths

Welcome to our renovated country estate overlooking the picturesque West Lake, offering stunning year-round views. This space is meticulously designed to enhance your time in The County, providing both breathtaking scenery and exceptional comfort.

At the heart of our home is a spacious kitchen, perfect for preparing and sharing family meals and memorable experiences. Floor-to-ceiling windows grace the area, opening completely to a screened-in porch that seamlessly merges the indoors with the outdoors. The high cathedral ceilings create an open atmosphere, making it effortless for large groups to gather and socialize.

Venture to the lower level of the house, where entertainment knows no bounds. A dedicated games room awaits, equipped with a pool/snooker table, a 12 ft shuffleboard table, and a foosball table. Adjacent to it, the movie room boasts a 120″ screen, complemented by reclining theatre seating for ten. To top it off, there’s also a bar and a gym, providing endless options for relaxation and recreation.

Rate: Starting from $1,305/night


Waterfront Cottage – Wellington

4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 1 bath

Welcome to Serendipity, a charming cottage rental right on Lake Ontario! Despite its serene location on a quiet street, you’ll be astounded to find yourself just a few steps away from bustling restaurants, bars, bike rentals, shops, and even a brewery on Wellington Main Street. Spend your days exploring all the wonders that the County has to offer, and in the evenings, retreat to watch the sun gracefully set over the tranquil waters of the Lake.

Inside, the open-concept layout of the cottage is adorned with floor-to-ceiling windows that brilliantly capture the panoramic waterfront view. However, the real magic unfolds outdoors. The private backyard feels like you’re in a lush garden. Complete with a chiminea for all your marshmallow-melting desires, this space is perfect for relaxation. A pergola, entwined with beautiful vines, graces the back deck, offering shade during the warm summer days of Prince Edward County. Here, you can sip wine and savour the breathtaking views of the endless water.

Rate: Starting from $425/night


Prince Edward County Waterfront Cottage Rentals with Hot Tub

Peaceful Peninsula – Milford

6 guests · 2 bedrooms · 3 beds · 1 bath

Welcome to Peaceful Peninsula, a private cottage rental tucked away at the end of a secluded laneway alongside Black River. Positioned centrally, it offers easy access to all the County’s attractions. The cottage boasts floor-to-ceiling windows that frame the serene views of Smith’s Bay and its abundant wildlife, creating a perfect blend of natural beauty and modern comforts. Equipped with ample toiletries, the softest linens, a spa hot tub, luxury cooking appliances, a games room, and high-speed wifi, this four-season retreat caters to your every need.

With its 260-degree waterfront panorama, Peaceful Peninsula forms a haven for families, couples, and friends alike. Dive into the sandy waters for a refreshing swim or partake in numerous water activities available on-site. Lose yourself in a book within the gazebo daybed nestled on the point, or simply bask in the sun on the waterside loungers. Every moment at Peaceful Peninsula promises indulgence, making it the ultimate choice for a cottage rental in Prince Edward County.

Rate: Starting from $399/night

Paula – October 2019

“We had a very peaceful stay at “Peaceful Peninsula”. It’s exactly as pictured but the feeling of being there is beyond what the photos capture. Wherever you look, you see water. We watched the sunrise on one end and the sunset on the other. We will be back!”


SkySuite on West Lake – Hallowell

8 guests · 2 bedrooms · 4 beds · 2 bath

Discover the SkySuite on West Lake, an exceptional waterfront retreat just a two-minute drive from Wellington and close to Sandbanks Provincial Park, Bloomfield, and the vibrant artistic, winery, brewery, and restaurant scene of PEC. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of the waves caressing the shore while enjoying breathtaking views. The property offers unmatched privacy in addition to its convenient location. Ideal for couples and small groups, the SkySuite provides stand-up paddleboards, a pedal boat, kayaks, and canoes for your enjoyment. If you need them, there are even boat launch and docking facilities available, with float-planes warmly welcomed.

The outdoors is what makes this cottage rental stand out. Nestled amidst lush trees, grass, and vibrant flower gardens, the property offers a private outdoor haven. Relax in shaded lounging areas, dine al fresco with private BBQs, and unwind in the hot tub. The living room and private outdoor amenity space provide uninterrupted views of West Lake, enhancing your experience of this charming retreat.

Rate: Starting from $756/night


Prince Edward County Waterfront Cottage Rentals Pet-Friendly

Wellington Lake House on Waterfront – Wellington

6 guests · 3 bedrooms · 3 beds · 3 baths

Nestled in the heart of charming Wellington Village, this three-bedroom pet-friendly cottage rental offers an idyllic retreat just a few doors down from the renowned Drake Devonshire. Situated in close proximity to the Hillier Wine District and directly on the shores of Lake Ontario, it promises an unbeatable location.

From your private patio, take just a few steps to reach the water’s edge, where you can bask in the sun or relax in the soothing shade. Indulge in delightful alfresco dining while relishing the gentle breezes drifting in from Lake Ontario. The fully equipped kitchen seamlessly opens into the cozy dining room, creating a welcoming atmosphere for gatherings. A barbecue with complimentary propane is also available for those warm-weather evening feasts. Enjoy every meal on the large back deck with stunning views of the Lake.

Rate: Starting from $393/night


Prince Edward County waterfront: Dock. Deck. Views. – West Lake

6 guests · 3 bedrooms · 3 beds · 1.5 baths

Discover this extraordinary property featuring two spacious decks and hanging beds that provide captivating views of the County’s iconic Sand Dunes and stunning pink sunsets. With a generous 118-foot stretch of sandy waterfront and a large dock, you have direct access to the myriad pleasures of West Lake, including swimming, jet skiing, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, and paddleboarding. This turnkey cottage rental comes complete with three fire pits, vegetable gardens, a hammock, and an array of water toys, including canoes, kayaks, SUPs, a floating pad, and life jackets.

Inside, the space has been tastefully renovated to offer chic and luxurious comfort. Every room boasts scenic views of West Lake, and inviting beds and chairs provide ideal spots for relaxation. The fully equipped kitchen and laundry room ensure guests have everything they need for a seamless week-long vacation.

Rate: Starting from $731/night


Bear’s Cabin – West Lake

4 guests · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bath

Nestled on Sheba’s Island, overlooking the historic Sandbanks on West Lake, Bear’s Cabin is a truly special retreat. Originally constructed in the 1960s, this cottage has been meticulously renovated inside and out to create a modern haven for guests. The property, fully winterized and comfortable throughout the year, offers a unique lakeside experience.

Guests at Bear’s Cabin enjoy exclusive access to the waterfront, complete with a dock and deck. Amidst oak trees, a campfire area invites cozy gatherings, while the full boat house terrace features a picnic table and loungers for relaxation. Ample parking and a spacious front lawn complete the outdoor offerings.

Inside, the wooden interior exudes warmth, providing a cozy ambiance perfect for unwinding with a good book or snuggling up in the loft.

Rate: Starting from $189/night


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