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The Birches Housekeeping Cottages

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Baddeck, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been staying here for years, clean, comfortable, close to town, quiet fully equipped cottages. Under new ownership and the new owners capable and eager to carry on the business of running a successful property. We look forward to many more years of visits. Peter and Sue

1Thank _petermeisner7
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stayed here because we could bring our dogs. It was perfect. Beds were exceptional. Living space was clean and well maintained. Several good walks for our dogs near by and only a few minutes drive from downtown Charlottetown. The owners checked on our requirements frequently. Great value.

Thank Buzt
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This was my third or fourth stay at the Birches, and every time I arrive it feels more like coming home. The cottages are simple, but very comfortable. With WiFi, kitchens, and lovely living areas, I really couldn't ask for more. The location is beautiful and convenient: very close to Charlottetown, but central enough to make road trips to the...

Thank carolineej2002
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We stay at The Birches every time we come to PEI, and every time we do, it feels like coming home. The cottages are spotless, and fully outfitted for a comfortable stay. The cottages are simply furnished, but with charming touches, such as books not only in the bedrooms, but also in the small laundry shed. When we are here...

Thank klpoe
Webbwood, Canada
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Pat and Don are very friendly owners of these charming cottages. They are neat, tidy and very clean. They are close enough to the city of Charlottetown -about 8 min drive, yet far enough so that it is quite.

Thank Wanda P
Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 8 June 2016

The Birches was such a wonderful experience. Relaxing and comfortable. The cottage was so well thought out in everything: comfort, lighting, art, elegant furnishings, and the kitchen had all I needed. Cottages surrounded by trees and flowers and set back from a road so it felt very tranquil. The view was beautiful. We felt like we had a real holiday....

Thank gilrobins
Greenbank, Washington
Reviewed 7 November 2015

We found The Birches by chance and enjoyed the couple of nights we spent there. An excellent value for the cost. It is close to Charlottetown so getting there to see the sights was not a problem. At the same time it was in a rural area with pleasant views.

2Thank Wilson B
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We stayed at The Birches for 4 nights in late September as we wanted to be near downtown Charlottetown. The cottages are in a rural area but are only about a 10 minute drive to the downtown area. The cottages are older but are clean and comfortable. Our cottage had everything a person needs and lots of little extras that...

1Thank Oatey
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

Our stay was great. The owners Don and Pat are such nice friendly people. We had a view of the river from one of the two executive cottages. They have other cottages on site but they do not have the view we had. The executive cottage has everything you need including a washer and dryer. Very clean!! Only 10 min...

1Thank CBfromCanada
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed one night in a cottage that slept 7. It had a nice screened in porch with a table and chairs. The living area was small but very functional with a fully stocked kitchen. The beds were a bit hard, but comfortable. The was no air conditioning, but lots of screened windows to open. It was very clean and...

1Thank sunnyalberta27

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our fully equipped two-bedroom cottages are only minutes from downtown Charlottetown. They are in a quiet rural setting overlooking Northumberland Strait. Golf, beach and children's playground are nearby. They have queen beds, telephone, color cable TV/DVD player and WI-FI. There is a laundromat on the premises. Our Executive cottages have all the features of our standard cottages as well as dishwasher, washer and dryer in the cottage, whirlpool tub and air conditioning. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Birches Housekeeping Cottages

Address: 1517 Pownal Road, Alexandra, Prince Edward Island PE, C1B 1M1, Canada
Region: Canada > Prince Edward Island > Alexandra
Number of rooms: 8
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“The executive cottages have a beautiful view.”
gilrobins, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All cottages are nice but if you want larger request the executive cottages - there are 2”
  • Beautiful sunrise to enjoy each morning
  • Nice large windows to sit and enjoy the view
JadeNewBrunswick, 24 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The cootage is assigned to you, but all are much the same. The "Executive" cottages are larger and fancier.”
447jessiep, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“The view from the many windows in our cottage of the water and the beautiful farmland was both refreshing and relaxing beyond expectations.”
alanmK5473MC, 17 Oct 2014 | Read review
“I made my comments known in the review.”
Gpugsley, 27 Sep 2014 | Read review
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