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Susan C.

Greystone Retreat - Kemble, Ontario, Canada

#181078 · Vacation Rental in , ,

5 Bedrooms
16 guests
3 Full Bathrooms
Vacation Rental

Property Description

Welcome to Greystone Retreat on the shores of Georgian Bay. Ideal for relaxation, entertainment and enjoyment.... a place to share with family and friends for any reason, any season or any occasion.

Privacy and comfort on a one-acre property with peaceful surroundings. 148' of frontage on the shores of Georgian Bay.

Available year-round with seasonal rates.

Perfect for 10 adult guests, accommodates up to 14.

We also have another property located across the road from the Retreat (Greystone Annex) rented for a flat fee in conjunction with the Retreat perfect for a family of 4-6 or 2-3 couples.


Great for Honeymoons, Christmas, New Years, family & friendship reunions and other celebrations. Ideal for small meetings, seminars, private retreats and conferences. Wireless internet throughout.

We welcome scrap bookers, quilters, hikers, kayakers and bicycling enthusiasts (secure garage for equipment). Beautiful cross-country skiing, snowshoe and hiking trails (over 13km groomed) with 5 new outhouses and firepits on our private 430 acre managed forest and wildlife/nature reserve.

Golf courses (3 within 15 minutes), downhill skiing, and snowboarding nearby (Blue Mountain, Talisman less than 1 hour).

Use of canoe (6 PFDs supplied). Access to neighbouring harbour to dock your boat. Access to neighbouring 430+ acres of private 'managed forest / wildlife reserve' land with over 15 km hiking trails (groomed in winter for cross-country skis and snowshoes).

See more details in our on-line brochures (not mobile enabled):

General overview brochure

Seasonal (spring) brochure

Groups Passing Through Area ...

Are you a member of a bicycling, kayaking, hiking or birding group in our area and looking for a place to stay as a central hub for exploring? Greystone Retreat is ideal. Private garage.

Bedroom Description

Five bedrooms each with queen size bed. 3 pull-out double couches in recreation room; 1 pull-out double couch in great room.

Additional/optional bedding: up to 4 rollaway single cots or 4 sleeping pads which fit as follows: one in office off of loft bedroom; one in lower level bedroom; two in recreation room. These are suitable for children only.

Three full washrooms: Master ensuite with tub/shower combination; Main floor with tub/shower combination; Lower level with whirlpool jets tub (no shower)

Location Description

You are welcome to explore our private 430+ acre nature reserve and managed forest with 14 km of trails on adjacent property. Please be respectful, stay on marked trails, leave only footprints, take only photos and memories. Map is supplied in your welcome package.

Entrance, with parking, opposite Greystone Retreat. All trails are created and maintained by the owners of Greystone Retreat.

NO hunting without permission and NO motorized vehicles at any time (other than snowmobiles, when posted and gates opened).

Summer activities include: swimming, fishing, boating, sailing, hiking, biking, picnics, campfires. Two golf courses within 15 minutes' drive (many more in the area). Many natural sights nearby: caves, waterfalls, cliffs, beaches; close to the Bruce Trail.

Winter activities: snowshoe, cross-country ski and snowmobile on our trails (we groom an extra 10+kms of trails linking directly to OFSC trails, district 9); we also have 2 great toboggan hills

Requests for additional services such as cleaning, catering, decorating for a special occasion can be arranged.

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House Rules

Check In Time: 17:00
Check Out Time: 11:00
Max occupancy: 16 guests

No smoking
No parties or events

Additional Information

RATES ARE BASED ON FOUR PERSONS occupying retreat. Each additional person, including children (except those 5 and under), is extra; children age 6-17 are half-rate. It is our policy at New Year's, May and September long weekends, if there are no children in the group, that we rent to a maximum of EIGHT adults only. Calendar is based weekly starting on Fridays during high season. No smoking in unit Maximum 2 pets (dogs) No guests other than those on application Quiet time is 11pm to 7am


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
7 Nights Minimum
- - $2650 CAD -
High Season (SUMMER)
06/21/16 - 09/06/16
7 Nights Minimum
- - $2650 CAD -
01/16/17 - 04/14/17
2 Nights Minimum
- $900 CAD $1495 CAD -
04/14/17 - 06/16/17
2 Nights Minimum
- $1200 CAD $2250 CAD -

Fee Name Tax Rate Fee Amount
Rental Tax Rate - 13%
of Rental Amount
Pet Fee
13.000% $35 CAD
Per Stay
Extra Person Fee
13.000% $35 CAD
Per Night Per Guest After 4 Guests
Damage Deposit
NOT Collected with Booking
- $500 CAD
Flat Amount

Additional Rates & Fees Description

ALL RATES ARE BASED ON 4 PERSONS STAYING AT THE PROPERTY. Additional guests are extra per person (high-season $245pp/wk; mid-season $210pp/wk; low-season $175pp/wk).

Children age 6 to 17 years are half rate.

Children age 5 years and under are no charge.

Pets are $35 + tax per week ($5/nt). Maximum 2 pets.

2 night minimum stay. We rent 2, 3, 5 and 7 night periods.

During July & August we rent on a Friday-to-Friday WEEKLY rotation only.

Greystone Retreat sleeps 10 adults and 6 children comfortably.

Long weekends: maximum 8 adults if no children in group.

Another property, Greystone Annex, located across the road from the Retreat is ideal for 4 adults; 4 adults and 2 children or 2 adults and 4 children.

Greystone Annex is available separately or in conjunction with Greystone Retreat. When rented in conjunction with Retreat special per night rates apply.

We do consider long-term stays during low- and mid-season on a per case basis.

All rental fees are subject to 13% HST (harmonized sales tax)

We require a $500 'booking deposit' per stay to confirm your rental time frame. This 'booking deposit' BECOMES your 'security/damage deposit' during your stay and is REFUNDED following inspection after departure.

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Cable / Satellite TV
Ping Pong Table
Stereo System
DVD Player
Satellite TV
Internet Access
Board Games


Air Conditioned


Dining Room
Coffee Maker
Dishes / Utensils
Small Appliances


Deck / Patio
Life Jackets
Patio Furniture
Shallow Entry Beach
Fire Pit
BBQ / Grill
Parking Available

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