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Historic Farmhouse with Pool, Hot Tub, Stream, Barn, 100 Acres

Bedrooms 8
Half Baths2
Space 278 m²
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 8 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4 Baths, (Sleeps 14-16)

Highland Creek Farm, since 1861

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Highland Creek Farm is a newly renovated century farmhouse, ideal for a family or two.

The farmhouse is beautifully and privately situated on 100 acres consisting of open fields, surrounded by 13 acres of hardwood maple forest, and 20 acres of cedar forest, with a small creek running across the property. The property enjoys wonderful vistas of the surrounding countryside.

Highland Creek Farm is perfect for family getaways, swimming in the large saltwater pool, a weekend of golf with the guys/girls, a base for mountain or road biking, or just as a unique setting for pleasure or business.

Start your day with breakfast in the sun room overlooking the pool.

Lounge by the pool all day, have a hot tub and then enjoy lunch in the large screened summer porch.

If you are feeling energetic, hike the trails through the hardwood maple forest or follow the stream through the cedar woods, looking for the speckled trout and nesting great blue heron. Watch for deer that come down to drink from the stream.

Play badminton or volleyball or ping pong with your guests, regardless of weather, in the huge restored post and beam barn.

Maybe go for a mountain or road bike around the country side. Keep an eye out for local Mennonite families in their horse drawn carriages.

As the sun sets, relax and enjoy dinners in the large dining room with its pine harvest table that seats 14 guests. Maybe one of your guests can play the piano, while the rest of you enjoy a fire in one of two living rooms.

If you want, its only 20 minutes to downtown Collingwood, or 30 minutes to Wasaga Beach, but you won't want to leave the farm.

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George Knowles
Member since: 2008
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
April 30, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation farmhouse rental in Grey Highlands

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 278 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet , Powder room w sink, convenient to second floor bedrooms
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Antique vanity, nickel plated fixtures, cast iron tub.
    Bathroom 5 - outdoor shower , Poolside outdoor shower with hot and cold running water.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Marble counter top, nickel plated fixtures, walk-in shower.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Powder room w marble counter & sink, by 2nd floor bedrooms
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , Sunset view facing west over huge lawn
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , South view over pool and gardens
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , View over fields to forest
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , View over fields to forest
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single , View over fields.
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single , Sunrise view across meadow to historic barn
    Bedroom 7 - 1 twin/ single , Sunrise view over meadow to historic barn
    Bedroom 8 - 1 bunk bed , Two full size single beds, in bunk form
    Spare room in basement - 1 queen , Basement 'rec room' has a sofa convertible to a Queen bed
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • arboretum
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Large restored 1861 post and beam barn with indoor basketball, ping pong and badminton. Minutes from beautiful hiking on the Bruce Trail, mountain biking at Three Stages and Kolapore Wilderness Area, miles of road bike lanes weaving up and down the scenic Blue Mountains and Beaver Valley area, 25 minutes to Blue Mountain village, 30 minutes to the worlds largest fresh water beach at Wasaga, access to several golf clubs, Scenic Caves, picnic on the shores of Georgian Bay.... or relax by your own private stream on the property.


Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation farmhouse rental in Grey Highlands

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2017
Apr 3 2017 - May 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$40 per night, per additional guest
Late Spring 2017
May 19 2017 - Jun 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$40 per night, per additional guest
Summer 2017
Jun 30 2017 - Sep 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$40 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$1,000
Housekeeping Fee C$175

Statutory Holiday Fee: Add $300 per statutory holiday.
Large Event Fee: For group events up to 120 people, additional $5,750 fee for use of barn and grounds, plus minimum 3 night farmhouse rental fee.(Large Event Fee is reduced by $750 in months from September through to May)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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