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Located on bluff over the ocean in Sandy Cove, Bonavista Bay

#425913 · Vacation Rental in , ,

2 Bedrooms
5 guests
3 Full Bathrooms
Vacation Rental

Property Description

Architect-designed cottage on the ocean with magnificent views of Newman Sound. Every room faces the view. Ground floor living room has wood-burning jotul stove, window seat, love seat and easy chair. Well equipped kitchen, small dining table for 6. Large deck with aidirondack and steamer chairs. Deck includes built-in table for 12. There is a 1/2 bath on ground floor.

Second floor has 2 bedrooms and bath. Master has queen-size bed and second bedroom has a double bed and a twin bed with trundle.

Third level is den with easy chairs and TV screen with DVD player. There is no TV service but the TV is equipped with chromecast. Every room has spectacular view. Even the outside shower faces the view!

Wifi included. Washer & dryer. Linens provided.

Located on 3+ acres on the ocean overlooking Newman Sound. Caplin Gulch and Sandy Cove Beach are adjacent and there are steps down from the street thru the gulch to the beach. (See photos of steps and beach). Hiking trails and more beaches minutes away. Terra Nova National Park short drive away. Groceries & restaurants, as well as Heritage center with entertainment and literary festival 1 mile away. 50 miles to Gander, 150 to St John's.

Non smoking. Pets considered.

NOTE: Ask about discounts for longer rental. Add another week! Come for a month, or entire season!

Please email me with questions.

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House Rules

Check In Time: 16:00
Check Out Time: 11:00
Max occupancy: 5

Sleeping Arrangements

Common Space
Bed types not specified
Bedroom 1
1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 2
1 Twin
1 Double


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
7 Nights Minimum
$167 CAD - - -
01/15/18 - 01/15/21
7 Nights Minimum
$236 CAD - - -
06/01/18 - 09/15/18
7 Nights Minimum
$236 CAD - - -
09/16/18 - 11/03/18
7 Nights Minimum
$171 CAD - - -



Sandy Beach


Guided Fishing Tours

Availability Calendar

January 2018

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Availability last updated Jan 16, 2018
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11 Reviews

Overall Rating

Stunning cottage In an idyllic and peaceful setting

I would definitely return. The birdhouse has everything for a peaceful holiday away from it all with wonderful beaches and scenery. Wonderful hikes abound and neighbouring villages are full of Newfoundland flavour and interesting people

August 2017

Lovely location in Sandy Cove with an amazing view

Very quiet and peaceful with great walks nearby in Sandy Cove and the surrounding communities.

July 2017

We'll be back!

It was a pleasure staying at the Birdhouse. Of course, you can go exploring on a sunny day. Take the ferry over to St. Brendan's, visit Terra Nova National Park, drive up to Greenspond. Or you can stay at the house and relax. The view is fanatstic, privacy is guaranteed. Go for a stroll along the nearby beach. Come back, make yourself comfortable o... Read More

July 2017


The Birdhouse was amazing and well equipped. The view was spectacular. We saw whales several times right from the backyard of the house. While there the cottage caretaker, Gordon took us on a little fishing trip on his boat and even provided us some of his catch (cod), such a nice suprise. The whole vacation was unforgettable and amazing. There are... Read More

July 2017

Cozy, comfortable vacation retreat & amazing views

When we look for vacation rentals, we look for places which offer character without sacrificing comfort. The Bird House nailed this. The house is built to take advantage of its view with huge windows on each of its floors and a lovely wrap around deck with picnic table. The first floor was ideal for cozying up with a book, settling into conversat... Read More

August 2016

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