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Commander's Keep Vacation Home - Trinity, Newfoundland and Labrador

#204810 · Cottage Rental in , ,

3 Bedrooms
6 guests
2 Full Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
Cottage Rental

Property Description

COMMANDER'S KEEP has the best location in "the Bight" to view spectacular sunrises, and magnificent moon rises over the Skerwink from your private cocoon of luxury!

The main floor has an open concept design. Pine floors, natural wood walls, high ceilings with beams,and the double sided wood-burning fireplace all contribute to a feeling of cozy intimacy. The fully equipped gourmet kitchen opens onto a dining area from which one has numerous views of the Harbour. there is a large bathroom with a two person soaker tub, separate shower and laundry facilities on the main floor. Another full bathroom and an ensuite off the master bedroom are on the second level. All three bedrooms have pillow-top mattresses (2 Queen, 2 Twin), luxury linens, bedding, and towels, and fluffy bathrobes. The 'retreat area' in the master bedroom gives a birds-eye view of the lighthouse and ocean! Unforgettable memories will leave you anticipating the next visit that you will have at Commander's Keep!

Explore!

Surrounding Trinity are meadows where wildflowers, and wildlife abounds: bald-headed eagles, foxes, moose can be seen. If one is lucky, there may be otters or whales close in to shore!

In Trinity: Historical Walking Tour happens once a day at 10am except on Sundays. Several museums, shops, crafts, hand-made jewellery, artworks and paintings, Churches, and fine dining are all within a 5 minute walk. Our very own Rising Tide Theatre in Trinity usually runs half a dozen plays each Season, as well as Trinity Pageant. Kayaking tours are offered in the Harbour and beyond Fort Point, weather permitting. The ultimate hiking trail at the Skerwink Headland awaits you just across the Harbour! Other hikes just up the coast are at Fox Island and Horse Chops.

Nearby activities: On whale watching tours not only will one see a variety of different species of whales, but frequently puffins and cormorants, or otters on the shoreline.The best place to see puffins is on the rocks at Elliston, which is the Root Cellar Capital of the world. Terrific berry picking is throughout the Peninsula when in season. There is a replica for viewing of "The Matthew" that John Cabot sailed to Bonavista. The Garrick Theatre is nearby and has a variety of plays and musical presentations throughout the Season. South of Trinity one can see the set of "Random Passage", and in Old Bonaventure there is Rugged Beauty Boat Tour out to Ereland's Eye and other islands that were deserted at the time of resettlement. English Harbour has a centre for the arts with visiting artisans from time to time.

Bedroom Description

The INTERIOR is open-concept style on the main floor, with a very large full bathroom.

Three bedrooms, a full bathroom and an ensuite are located on the second floor.

Top quality soundproofing material is between the two levels.

All natural wood walls and higher ceilings with wooden beams throughout.

Main level is 'wired for sound', and also has a home theatre system, and free secure WiFi and local telephone service.

Location Description

Situated in one of the ten areas, rated by "Escape Here" Travel Reviewer, as having the Most Breathtaking Views in Canada, Trinity is described as "postcard perfect".

Exquisitely picturesque: 360 degree views from the top of Gun Hill, high above the Town, one can see not only Trinity, but faraway outports, the Harbour all 'round, rolling hills, ponds, and lakes extending inland forever, and ocean as far as the eye can see!

This is a newly constructed saltbox style home has a traditional feel, yet with every modern convenience and comfort one could wish for! A huge wraparound deck overlooking the Harbour and ocean beyond, with full length windows afford panoramic vistas of the coastal grandeur, magenta sunrises, and stunning sunsets. From the deck, one also has views of the town of Trinity with Gun Hill as the backdrop. Every room in the house has two or more windows which catch the ocean breezes off the water, keeping the house continually refreshed.

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House Rules


Check In Time: 16:00
Check Out Time: 10:00
Max occupancy: 6

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Additional Information

POLICIES: • NO MORE THAN EIGHT (8) PERSONS SLEEPING OVERNIGHT at the Home. • NO MORE THAN 12 ARE PERMITTED for a Gathering / Reunion/ Meal. This Vacation Home has a LOW ALLERGEN ENVIRONMENT, maintained and enforced by its policies... • NO PETS • NO SMOKING, Except OUTSIDE the House in designated area. NOTE: These policies are STRICTLY ENFORCED by our Managers. If not followed by the guests, the guests will be asked to leave with NO REFUND WINDOWS MUST ALL BE CLOSED WHEN LEAVING THE PREMISES TO AVOID DAMAGES TO THE INTERIOR THAT COULD HAPPEN IF A SUDDEN RAIN BLEW IN. For further details, SEE RENTAL AGREEMENT on www.commanderskeep.com

Rates

Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
4 Nights Minimum
$490 CAD - $2600 CAD $9900 CAD
SPRING SHOULDER SEASON
05/12/17 - 06/15/17
4 Nights Minimum
$385 CAD - $2100 CAD $7900 CAD
HIGH SEASON
06/15/17 - 09/22/17
4 Nights Minimum
$450 CAD - $2600 CAD $9900 CAD
AUTUMN SHOULDER SEASON
09/23/17 - 10/29/17
4 Nights Minimum
$385 CAD - $2100 CAD $7900 CAD

Fee Name Tax Rate Fee Amount
Damage Deposit
NOT Collected with Booking
- $300 CAD
Flat Amount

Additional Rates & Fees Description

$110CAN Cleaning Fee is REQUIRED WEEKLY.

$300.00CAN REFUNDABLE Damage Deposit, will be returned within less than a week of Guess' Departure, provided there are no damages to the property.

*The Rental Rates do not include Weekly Cleaning Fee of $110 plus Refundable Damage Deposit of $300. These fees are added on to ALL Rental Rates.

There have been no rate increases since 2015.

In 2017 there will be only an incremental increase, with still NO TAX charged.

2017 RATES....as follows:

SHOULDER SEASON: $2100.00.00CAN per Week *

(May 12 - June 16, 2017 $1525.00CAN per 4 Nights *

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Sept. 30 - Oct. 29,2017)

HIGH SEASON: $2600.00CAN per Week *

(June 16 - Sept 28 / 14) $1775.00CAN per 4 Nights *

FOR PAYMENT DIRECTLY TO THE PROPERTY OWNERl

AT TIME OF BOOKING RESERVATION A DEPOSIT of 20% of TOTAL CHARGES IS DUE.

BY 30 DAYS BEFORE ARRIVAL DATE THE REMAINING 80% BALANCE IS DUE.

ONLINE PAYMENTS CAN ONLY BE ACCEPTED BY PAYPAL, (OR VISA / MASTERCARD through PAYPAL E-INVOICE), OR EMAIL BANK TRANSFER.

RESERVATION IS CONFIRMED UPON RECEIPT OF FIRST DEPOSIT.

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Amenities

Entertainment

DVD Player
Cable / Satellite TV
Internet Access
Telephone

General

Laundry
Fireplace
Linens

Kitchen

Dishwasher
Stove
Fridge
Freezer
Microwave
Dishes / Utensils
Small Appliances

Outdoors

Waterfront
Parking Available

Availability Calendar

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Availability last updated Jan 20, 2018
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Thoroughly Impressed, Again


We first discovered Commander's Keep when friends gave the property and the town of Trinity a glowing review. On their recommendation, we spent a week at the house in late August 2012. After being thoroughly impressed the first time, we returned in early June 2014 for another memorable vacation. What a treat: perched on a hilltop, and with its wate... Read More

March 2016

Gorgeous Home, Incredibly Views


What a beautiful home! My family and I were staying at Commander's Keep while in the Trinity area for a family reunion. We could not have been more impressed and comfortable. From the warm welcome of the Caretakers, Josephine and Hedley, to this gorgeous 5 star home and views from all the windows as well as the wrap around deck. Every little detail... Read More

March 2016

Superb Property In A Perfect Location


This property is first rate. We spent 10 days there and the place was very clean, beautifully designed, completely comfortable and exceptionally well appointed- there was nothing we ever went to get that was not there. These are very thoughtful owners and it is a dream kitchen in terms of layout and supplies. Trinity itself is a marvel. You could s... Read More

March 2016

Fantastic Views. Lovely Property. Four Star


Overall we would rate the property with a four star. The property location views were fantastic and better than expected. The property was very clean and stocked with all the necessary supplies such as sugar, flour, coffee, cookware including wine glasses, bath towels, bath soap and laundry washing liquid. The homeowner left helpful notes throughou... Read More

March 2016

More Lovely That It Looks On The Website


We had a wonderful, rejuvenating time at Commander's Keep. It was everything promised by the description and pictures, and MORE. The town of Trinity is lovely. The location feels like staying at the peaceful edge of the earth. Puffins are close by as are wonderful hikes. The property had all the touches of home. Thanks! Review Submitted: Sep 7, 201... Read More

March 2016

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