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Maison Aubergine House

A Newly Renovated Country Retreat - 5 min. to Gatineau Park, 15 min. to Downtown Ottawa!

#388597 · Vacation Rental in , ,

3 Bedrooms
4 guests
1 Full Bathroom
Vacation Rental

Property Description

High Season Early Bird Discounts!

Instead of $2500/month regular price May-Oct.:

If you book minimum 1 month by Mar. 31, 15% off monthly rate

If you book minimum 1 month by Apr. 30, 10% off monthly rate

STILL AVAILABLE for March monthly special of $1500/month.

Your apartment is a newly renovated first floor unit attached to an old country house on a 1.2 acre private lot; a perfect location - we are on an easily accessible major road in a rural setting near wilderness AND 5-10 minutes from downtown Gatineau & Ottawa.

The space has been totally renovated this year and has: hardwood floors; high speed wi-fi; 3 fully furnished bedrooms; a sunny living room with a wood stove; a well-equipped kitchen & eating area; a dining room space; a full bathroom; a sizeable entryway, great for secure storage.

In keeping with the history of the original 1925 house, we have decorated in an updated country folk style . We bought the property last January & are lovingly transforming it back to its original charm. The apartment is at the back of the main house, with a private entrance & outdoor space.

Your space has a full kitchen, with amenities including: double sink, stovetop & oven, microwave, fridge & freezer, dishwasher, & plenty of cookware to make a feast.

We provide all your bed linens, extra blankets, & bathroom towels/facecloths. There is a 32" flat screen HDTV, board games, kids toys, books for all ages, throw blankets & logs for the wood stove, for your time indoors. Smoking allowed only outside.

The living room looks out to the backyard seating area & picnic table - you can relax & watch your kids play. We have some sports equipment - for badminton, soccer, frisbee, & other ball games. Around the whole property you are surrounded by lawn and nature's quiet beauty.

Upon arrival, you will meet Tom, our on-site caretaker in a separate unit - he will give you your keys & can help you get settled. Pets are welcome.

Bedroom Description

The apartment has 3 bedrooms:

1) The queen size bedroom is a calm, private space, decorated in light earth tones. Hardwood floors, cathedral ceiling, an antique mirror, lovely lighting, plenty of storage and double french doors onto the livingroom space create a feeling of comfort and elegance.

2) The double size bedroom is a charming room with a beautiful south-facing garden view. The room has a modern feel while also celebrating and reflecting the garden flowers just outside. Hardwood floors, cathedral ceiling, a dresser with an oval mirror, an antique pipe bed, built in bookshelves and an doorway to the kitchen make this a welcoming space.

3) The single size bedroom is a calm green oasis, with hardwood floors, a gorgeous antique dresser with an oval mirror, a closet, and a light-filled window view of the garden as seen through climbing vines. A door to the kitchen and a full length mirror complete the country charm.

Location Description

Our site is a perfect balance of country life and city proximity - we are on a country property nestled in Old Chelsea (Glen Eagle section); a much desired location as it is easy access to nearby cities of Ottawa and Gatineau.
The unit is a newly renovated ground floor apartment attached to a 1925 house on a 1.2 acre lot with beautiful gardens and plenty of outdoor relaxation or play space. It is easy to get to in all weather and is bordered by a woodlot and a creek, so there is a lot of privacy.

Nearby, the charming small village of Chelsea is 5 minutes away by car, with lots of little cafés, fine dining and the luxurious Nordik Spa. Yes, this is the Chelsea that inspired Joni Mitchell to write "Chelsea Morning"! (Tourism Chelsea:

The same 5 minutes will take you to the fabulous Gatineau Park - with hiking, biking, beaches, zip-cording, and so much more! (

A mere 10 minutes by road is downtown Gatineau and it is only 15 minutes to downtown Ottawa, both home to all kinds Canada 150 celebrations! ( Gatineau hosts the Canadian History Museum, Lac Leamy Casino and lots of other attractions. ( Ottawa, the nation's capital, is home to the vibrant Byward Market, the National Gallery, the National Arts Centre, and festivals, restaurants, live music and more. (; We even have a bus stop at the end of the driveway if you don't want to drive - Transcollines, Line 925:

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House Rules

Check In Time: 16:00
Check Out Time: 11:00
Max occupancy: 4 guests

No smoking
No parties or events
Suitable for pets

Additional Information

Guests agree to abide by the Rental Rules as laid out in the rental agreement. The rental agreement will be sent to you upon booking, and is to be signed and returned to the property manager within 2 days. A Summary of Key Rental Rules: *Full payment must be made upon booking. *Check-in time is after 4:00 P.M. EST * Check-out time is at 11:00 A.M. EST. * Children must be supervised by an adult and remain on the property when outside. * The maximum number of guests is limited to four (4) persons. Any additional guests will be assessed on a case by case basis. No extra charge for children under 12. Cleaning fees may need to be adjusted. *No smoking inside the apartment. *Pets are welcome - they must be neutered, vaccinated and given flea treatments prior to visit; there is a $70 pet fee per visit. There is an additional pet form in the rental agreement to verify these and other details.

Sleeping Arrangements

Common Space
Bed types not specified
Bedroom 1
1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 2
1 Double
Bedroom 3
1 Single


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
2 Nights Minimum
$95 CAD $210 CAD $600 CAD $1500 CAD
Holiday Rate
12/15/17 - 12/22/17
No Minimum Stay
$99 CAD $220 CAD $675 CAD -
Spring/Summer High Season
05/01/18 - 10/31/18
2 Nights Minimum
$115 CAD $290 CAD $800 CAD $2500 CAD

Fee Name Tax Rate Fee Amount
Rental Tax Rate - 3.500%
of Rental Amount
Pet Fee
3.500% $70 CAD
Per Stay
Cleaning Fee
3.500% $50 CAD
Per Stay
Damage Deposit
NOT Collected with Booking
- $100 CAD
Flat Amount



Public Pool
Grocery Store
Water Park
Recreational Centre
Beauty Spa
Movie Theatre
Live Theater


Board Games
Cable / Satellite TV
Internet Access




Dining Room
Dishes / Utensils
Coffee Maker
Small Appliances


Parking Available
Deck / Patio
Patio Furniture

Additional Amenity Description

On-site, you have 2 free parking spaces, outdoor play/relaxation spaces, plenty of lawn area to use, gorgeous gardens surrounding you as you step out the door. Inside, there are hardwood floors all throughout, and a new 32" flat screen HD TV as well as a cozy wood burning stove in the the living room.

The charming country village of Chelsea is a mere 5 minutes away, with all kinds of services and amenities within a 5-10 minutes drive. ( Upon booking, WE WILL SEND YOU A PERSONALIZED LOCAL MAP with all the places in the neighbourhood that you could possibly need - restaurants, grocery stores, cafes, shops, park facilities, bus lines, and so much more.

If you are an outdoorsy type, Gatineau Park is also 5 minutes away by car - alpine ski hills and cross country ski trails as well as hiking and snowshoeing. In the summer, spring and fall, there are beaches, hiking trails, cycling trails, zip-cording, water sports, boat/canoe/kayak rentals and more. (

Nearby, the city of Gatineau is 10 minutes away (, and another 5 minutes beyond that is Ottawa, Canada's capital. (; Both have all the amenities of any large city, including outdoor markets, shopping, restaurants, and more PLUS hosting many of this year's Canada 150th birthday celebrations. ( In winter, we are only 15-20 minutes to the Rideau Canal skateway.

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Availability last updated Mar 20, 2018
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