Welcome to Blue Bird Cottage.
This adorable four-season and newly renovated cottage is in the popular village of Balm Beach, Ont. The cottage is just a two minute walk to beautiful sandy beaches and crystal waters of Georgian Bay. Close to restaurants, arcade, beach store, convenience store, Sea-do and kayak rentals, Go Karts/Mini Golf and lots of other activities in Balm Beach. Box store shopping and entertainment are a short 10 minute drive into Midland and Penetanguishene.
Blue Bird Cottage is a cozy 600 sq. ft. retreat perfect for couples, family and friends. Clean, well-kept, with the comforts of both central air conditioning and central gas heating.
- Two bedrooms; sleeps 6-8 people.
One bedroom with a comfortable queen bed, dresser, night table and chair.
Second bedroom with a single over a double bunk bed, with a dresser and chair
Living space has a full queen pull-out sofa bed; a loveseat, armchair, coffee tables, a 42” HD-TV, DVD player, cable TV and unlimited WiFi. Board games, DVD’s, books and magazines. We do not have a land line, but anyone with Bell or Rogers cell phone has reception at the cottage.
Mattresses are protected with vinyl covers. Linens and towels are not included! Blankets and pillows are provided; but feel free to bring your own favourites.
- New 4 PC bathroom.
- Open-concept kitchen has a fridge, stove, microwave, toaster oven, drip coffee maker, espresso coffee maker, kettle and a water cooler and all kitchen necessities (pots, pans, dishes, glassware, utensils, trays,etc.) The kitchen table seats 6 to 8 people and there is a child booster seat.
Outdoor grounds boast a rare and very large private yard for this area. It is the only cottage on the property for our guests to enjoy as their own, no need to share with other guests/renters. Set in a very relaxed natural setting and nestled among-st beautiful mature trees, it allows for both sun and shade. A spacious backyard patio area with table, chairs, umbrella and loungers for your relaxation and entertainment. Choice of a propane or charcoal BBQ. Roast marshmallows on the amazing fire pit area where there is plenty of seating for family and friends to gather around a cozy fire. Read a book or have a tea in our quiet garden sitting areas throughout the property.
Take in a game of Bocce/Horseshoe or Volleyball/Badminton on your own private courts.
A completely fenced-in yard that gives children a place to run, play and have fun. Children will keep busy in our designated "Kiddie Fun Zone" equipped with a swing, toys, basketball hoop, mini slide, table, chairs, and more. Parents will have the convenience and luxury of keeping a close eye on their children while still enjoying the cottage.
A huge private driveway to park up to 4+ vehicles that is gated, and a new front deck where you can just hang out.
NO SMOKING and NO PETS are allowed.
Come out and make Blue Bird Cottage your next, regular vacation destination. BOOK TODAY to avoid disappointment and begin creating great memories at Blue Bird Cottage.
Please feel free to contact us and we will do our best to assist you. We look forward to accommodating you.
Other amenities available at Blue Bird Cottage:
-Child stroller -Child tricycle -Badminton racket set -Volleyball -Horseshoes -Bocce balls -beach chairs -beach umbrella
For your enjoyment, guests have access to the entire cottage and its property up to the fence. There is lots of space for parking your vehicles. Do not park on the street as you will be ticketed by the Town officials.
Interaction with Guests
We are always just a short phone call away should you have any questions or concerns.
The shallow water just off the beach provides a perfect wading area for children while deeper waters further offshore offer great swimming. Blue Bird Cottage is a short two-minute walk to the beach, Go-Kart tracks, mini golf, tennis court, Georgian Grill and Arcade, Bingham's Convenience store, The Surf Restaurant and Bar (has outdoor patio overlooking Georgian Bay), ice cream shop, beach store, beach volleyball, sea-do and kayak rentals. Short drive to Post office, park and baseball diamond. Public boat launch and children's playground are only two kilometers away; biking paths and trails nearby. A ten minute drive to Midland and Penetang offers a good variety of shopping with grocery stores, antique shops, plazas, beer store, L.C.B.O., restaurants, theatres, boat cruises and more. We are close to many Simcoe County forests with trails, Awenda Provincial Park's groomed trails and Wye Marsh trails. Local attractions such as, Wye Marsh, Discovery Harbour, Saint Marie Among The Hurons, Huronia Museum and golf courses. Enjoy every season with plenty of activities and things to see and do.
Everything is close at hand, whether walking or driving, you will be able to find most everything that you require. There is no public transportation in Balm Beach. Taxi service is available.
Other Things to Note
Our water is from a Sand-point well and is fine for washing and showering. We advise that you bring your own bottled drinking water. We have a water cooler at the cottage that is filled with city drinking water.
- Please bring your own bed sheets and linens, pillow cases, extra blankets, beach blankets, kitchen linens, towels, paper products, soaps, essentials and garbage bags. . We have a propane BBQ as well as a charcoal type BBQ and a few BBQ utensils. Propane fuel is normally provided but if the tank is low, you may refill the tank in Midland. Charcoal and firewood is sometimes available at the cottage; Bingham's Variety Store in Balm Beach has both available for purchase.