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Tara House of Ferryland

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
5 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This newly finished extremely private two (plus 2) bedroom raised bungalow adorns a panoramic ocean view, overlooking the beautiful Calvert Bay in the heart of historical Ferryland. The house also has a lower level with two finished bedrooms, a sitting room, a kitchen and a bathroom, this is considered a completely separate unit - however it can be bundled with the main level for a group rental for parties of 5 or more. The laundry room on the lower level is available if needed . The house has a stunning open concept and rests within the Irish Loop, only 1 hour south of St. John's airport, 50 minutes south of St. Johns itself and a half hour south of O'Brien's Whale and Bird Tours Starting January 1, 2015 we can rent the house out as a two bedroom sleeping 4 or a 4 bedroom sleeping 8, ...This newly finished extremely private two (plus 2) bedroom raised bungalow adorns a panoramic ocean view, overlooking the beautiful Calvert Bay in the heart of historical Ferryland. The house also has a lower level with two finished bedrooms, a sitting room, a kitchen and a bathroom, this is considered a completely separate unit - however it can be bundled with the main level for a group rental for parties of 5 or more. The laundry room on the lower level is available if needed . The house has a stunning open concept and rests within the Irish Loop, only 1 hour south of St. John's airport, 50 minutes south of St. Johns itself and a half hour south of O'Brien's Whale and Bird Tours Starting January 1, 2015 we can rent the house out as a two bedroom sleeping 4 or a 4 bedroom sleeping 8, this rate will be $230.00 per night. Please contact us if you are interested. Please realize that we have a 3 night minimum. While this hidden gem is the perfect family or couples get away, the locals are some of the friendliest people on the planet. There is a taxi service from St. Johns to Ferryland: You will arrive to find: Bread, milk, tea bags, eggs, coffee and sugar so that you don't have to rush to Foodland for your first breakfast, please feel free to use any spices or condiments that you find in the house. Foodland and the liquor express is within 5 minutes by car, as well as The Post Office, the Tea Room, the Dinner Theatre and a Gift store. If you feel like hiking, the East Coast Trail runs right underneath the property or you can buy a picnic and take the 30 minute hike out to the Ferryland lighthouse. The house is equipped with a fully functioning kitchen with all appliances, coffee maker and toaster (yes we have a corkscrew), we also have a bbq on the back deck for your use. There is a washer and dryer in the basement which can be used if needed. We should add that it is 2 full bathroom with a walk-in shower and one powder room for the guest bedroom, so ideally it is set up for two Families of four or four couples who don't mind sharing a shower. We have one Queen size bed in three bedrooms, one double bed in the fourth bedroom and a blow up queen size mattress for extra guests. You will sleep very well In our extremely comfortable beds and enjoy our walk in shower in the ensuite. We have a good selection of DVD's board games and books for rainy days. You will love to sit and relax on the front Balcony and enjoy the Fabulous view of Calvert Bay and The Atlantic Ocean, you will see anything from Whales to Bald Eagles, Foxes, Moose and other Newfoundland wildlife. The overall feel of the house is one of Peace and Tranquility which will restore your Soul and leave you refreshed and ready to take on the World again!More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Half bath
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About the Owner
Selena K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 9 August 2020

We enjoyed our stay immensely. Beautiful ocean view. Fully equipped. Very friendly owners . We will be going back again.

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Departure52408190371
Reviewed 30 September 2019

Communication with the owner, Selena, was easy and constant throughout the entire process, especially during our stay when she ensured we had everything we needed and were pleased with the accommodation - which, of course, we were. The home is immaculate, specious, clean, and well...More

Date of stay: September 2019
3  Thank bserafini
Reviewed 18 August 2019

This was our first visit to Newfoundland and we were extremely impressed with 'Tara House of Ferryland'. The location is amazing. Beautiful views of the bay and Atlantic Ocean. The owners were a pleasure to deal with. Furnishings and beds were extremely comfortable. Leaving the...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Passport63428478151, VR Owner at Tara House of Ferryland, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2019

Thank you so much for the lovely review! You are welcome back any time!

Reviewed 8 September 2017

We booked the Tara House in Ferryland as part of a 1-week vacation in Newfoundland (our first time) and we loved it. The house was perfect for us - 3 adults - it was relaxing, close to the sights we wanted to see in the...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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TwoPaddys007, VR Owner at Tara House of Ferryland, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay, your welcome back any time!

Reviewed 22 July 2017

Tara House is lovely. Perfectly situated to explore the Irish Loop. House is very comfortable with all the amenities. We rented the second floor and the view is spectacular. There is a grocery store close by as well as a fuel station for your vehicle....More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Pam B
TwoPaddys007, VR Owner at Tara House of Ferryland, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review Pam, so glad you enjoyed your visit and you are welcome back any time!

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Superb property with stunning views. Everything you could wish for in a rental with a real homely touch. Owners extremely helpful with notes and guides. Ferryland and the Irish Loop are well worth the visit. O'Brians boat tour is a must and a trip to...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank SEAN L
TwoPaddys007, VR Owner at Tara House of Ferryland, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you Sean for your lovely review, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Tara House and you are welcome back any time! Selena

Reviewed 16 April 2017

The house was beautiful. Located approx. 1 hour from St.John's, very easy to find. Quiet and serene surrounds with very high chances for wildlife spotting. Close to a supermarket, Kavanaghs restaurant (amazing home cooked meals) and lighthouse picnics! The inside of the house was in...More

Date of stay: June 2016
1  Thank ademello23
TwoPaddys007, VR Owner at Tara House of Ferryland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Thank You Amanda! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay at Tara House 😁

Reviewed 1 February 2017

The house was great, we rally enjoyed our stay. it was very well equipped, bright, spacious, and very clean. We rented the top floor (you can rent both floors if you want). Very easy to get the key, easy to communicate with the owner, and...More

Date of stay: October 2016
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

This home was well equipped and a very welcoming place to stay. The food in the fridge was a great touch and most appreciated.

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank Wander522462
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We stayed here 2 years ago and we happy to return again. Very happy to see that overall things were as nice as when we stayed then. A great improvement was the paving of the driveway as it is quite steep and was difficult to...More

Date of stay: July 2016
1  Thank 3marketeers
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Deck
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Porch
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
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About the neighbourhood
Beautiful Ferryland on the Irish Loop located on The Avalon Peninsula. http://www.ferryland.com/ Local restaurants include the Squidjigger, offering the best fish and chips on the Irish Loop, as well as Kavanagh’s, serving the only the finest with a million dollar view of the ocean. For those who would rather cook at home, there is a Foodland and Liquor express only 5 minutes away by car. With a population of just over 500 people, there are many diverse attractions in Ferryland for everyone. Experience a traditional Newfoundland time at the Art Centre’s Dinner Theatre. For those interested in historical attractions, Ferryland exhibits its own archaeological dig. Around the corner from the house is the Holy Trinity Church, built in 1865, the last of the original 5 stone churches of Newf...
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Frequently Asked Questions about Tara House of Ferryland

  • Tara House of Ferryland is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

  • Tara House of Ferryland has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

  • Tara House of Ferryland has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

  • Stays at Tara House of Ferryland must last at least 5 nights. See all property details.