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SKIPPER'S VIEW- Entire House-Where Music/ Friends/Nature Meet!

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
10 guests
1 night minimum
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Canada select approved at 3 star rating! We are located 35 minutes from the Trans Canada Highway .Turn off the TCH unto route 350 near Bishop Falls ,then past Botwood and through Northern Arm where you will take a left turn to Point Leamington. With this deal, you have the privilege of enjoying the whole house to yourself. Located in quiet peaceful town overlooking picturesque Point Leamington marina & Notre Dame Bay youll find natural beauty and friendly people everywhere. POINT Leamington boast two Hiking trails -Rowell Hill Trail is a challenging up hill hike with staircases that rewards you with an unforgettable Panarami view of Notre Dame Bay! The next day take a 20 minute or one hour drive to beautiful surrounding communities, each with their own unique beauty, ruggedness & char...Canada select approved at 3 star rating! We are located 35 minutes from the Trans Canada Highway .Turn off the TCH unto route 350 near Bishop Falls ,then past Botwood and through Northern Arm where you will take a left turn to Point Leamington. With this deal, you have the privilege of enjoying the whole house to yourself. Located in quiet peaceful town overlooking picturesque Point Leamington marina & Notre Dame Bay youll find natural beauty and friendly people everywhere. POINT Leamington boast two Hiking trails -Rowell Hill Trail is a challenging up hill hike with staircases that rewards you with an unforgettable Panarami view of Notre Dame Bay! The next day take a 20 minute or one hour drive to beautiful surrounding communities, each with their own unique beauty, ruggedness & charm. Parks , beaches , interpretation centers, canoeing, kayaking, photography, art painting, swimming in beautiful clean rivers and lakes await your enjoyment and breathtaking pleasures. The beauty of nature and the simple life is everywhere! Skippers View hosts, Cindy & Bob offers a sing along of Newfoundland Music and Storytelling EVERY 2ND OR 3rd EVENING $15 per person. KIDS ARE FREE. INCLUDES 'MUG UP'. DON'T BE SHY- Bring along your musical instrument, play and sing with us ..or we have extra guitars . Learn some Traditional Newfoundland songs, while we tell stories and entertain you on accordion, Irish drum (bourdon) & 1903 Antique Cottage Pump Organ. Share in a vehicle or boat tour of the area with Skipper Bob meet local people and maybe take in the opportunity to catch a fish, and cook it for supper! Downstairs of the home is available to guest which includes an extra full bathroom , laundry room with washer & dryer ($5 per complete load), game room, wood burning fireplace. COME JOIN THE Excitement!! Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 3242More
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About the Owner
cindy p
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:82%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2016
Interaction with guests
We love spending time with our guest. Hiking, talking, eating, singing, storytelling, teaching accordion, rug hooking or caribou hair tufting on site (enquire ahead of time re cost and times).
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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Cindy & Bob are the best hosts ever! The house was great, but the music & the sharing of NL history was outstanding. We learned so much. It was hard to take it all in. We didn’t want the night to end!. Every sea port...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank prkw
cindy p, VR Owner at SKIPPER'S VIEW- Entire House-Where Music/ Friends/Nature Meet!, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks Kim for the awesome review. You were very special guest and knew how to relax and have fun with new friends and Newfoundland Music. Hope you had a wonderful Newfoundland vacation.

Reviewed August 15, 2017

The house was great- clean, accessible and had most everything you would need for the type of stay we wanted; which was to be able to prepare out meals ourselves. The location was a good starting point for a number of attractions and places. Our...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Gordon M
cindy p, VR Owner at SKIPPER'S VIEW- Entire House-Where Music/ Friends/Nature Meet!, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2017

Thank you Gordon ....it was a pleasure having u stay next door and sharing some meals and good Newfoundland music with u and your friends! Most certainly an highlight of our Summer as well! SING On ! Hope to see u again.

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Reviewed August 1, 2017

Words cannot describe how wonderful Cindy and her family were to us! Cindy and Bob were absolutely AMAZING hosts. They have indeed set the bar really high for other AirBnb hosts for sure! Cindy communicated very well with us right from the get-go to make...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Madiha N
cindy p, VR Owner at SKIPPER'S VIEW- Entire House-Where Music/ Friends/Nature Meet!, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2017

Thank you so much for your great review. It pleasures us to know that u left our place with great Newfoundland memories and a big smile on your faces....share it with the world!! Hope to see u or your friends visit us!

Reviewed June 19, 2017

As my friend and I were driving between Corner Brook and St. John's, we decided to stop halfway to get some rest. Located less than an hour from the TCH, it was perfect for us. The house is sparkling clean, nicely decorated and has a...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank LizPl
cindy p, VR Owner at SKIPPER'S VIEW- Entire House-Where Music/ Friends/Nature Meet!, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2017

Yes us too! Please come see us agan maybe at Christmas time between Dec 26 - Jan 6 and we will u Mummering!

Reviewed June 19, 2017

A wonderful place to stay and immerse yourself in Newfoundland culture! Bob and Cindy were very hospitable and invited me to join them for traditional music and a kayak to see some iceburgs. The room and shared space was very clean and is has many...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank leibaut
cindy p, VR Owner at SKIPPER'S VIEW- Entire House-Where Music/ Friends/Nature Meet!, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2017

So happy to hear that u had a great cultural and musical experience while you stayed with us! We aim to create memories that all of our guest are proud take home with them!!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Air Conditioning
Private Yard
Cycling Trips
Ceiling Fans
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Playground
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Garage
Trampoline
Internet Access
Toaster
Swingset
Stove
Fishing Nearby
Game Room
Central Heating
Water Views
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighborhood
Quiet and very low traffic volume. Safe for evening walks, and bike riding. Very friendly and caring people. Any type of crime, rarely occurs here ! The community has a population of about 650 persons. The main year around employer of 150 + workers is Superior Glove Works x 30 years. We have a school that provides an excellent caring education to our children ages 5 to 17 yrs. We love and appreciate our Town Council and Community Center and many small businesses in our community which service the locals with many conveiniences, groceries, ice cream, fast food, hair salons and gasoline! Our citizens pride themselves in the interest and ability to keep their properties and our community in a clean and well maintained place.
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You may walk, skip, bike, drive, run, swim or boat- whatever you feel like doing!
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