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Beautiful Cottage with Panoramic Views / Direct Access to Beach

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 bedroom, 2 bathroom with beach access

Spacious 3 bedroom cottage with panoramic views of the ocean located on one of the best beaches in PEI. On the north shore in picturesque Seaview, this newly built cottage is situated 200 feet directly in front of the beach access.

With all the comforts of home, this well equipped cottage has an open plan kitchen, dining, and living room area. Amenities include a washer, drier, dishwasher, propane BBQ, electric woodstove, 2 satellite TVs, WiFi, DVD player with a DVD selection, books, games (Wii, Guitar Hero, jigsaw puzzles, etc).

A large master bedroom with queen size bed on the second floor with sliding doors to a deck overlooks the PEI countryside. There are 2 ground floor bedrooms, one with 2 twin beds and the other with a twin over double bunk bed. Two bathrooms, one upstairs with shower, the other with tub/shower on the ground floor floor.

Outside the kids will love the swing & slide set and baseball diamond size yard while you relax on the beautiful wrap around deck!

We are located within a short drive to many popular attractions including Cavendish National Park, Sandspit Amusement Park, Avonlea Village, New Glasgow Lobster Suppers, and Anne of Green Gables. It is also in proximity to several world class golf courses such as Glasgow Hills, Andersons Creek, Green Gables, and Eagles Glen, as well as deep sea fishing, kayaking, and biking facilities. You will also enjoy spending time at the cottage and the outstanding beach at Seaview. Seaview connects with several other beaches, and one can walk and enjoy the sounds of the ocean for several miles.

More Details

David and Karen McAskill
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 14, 2018

About David and Karen McAskill

We live in Georgetown, Ontario, have roots in PEI and have travelled to the island in the summer for many years.

David and Karen McAskill purchased this cottage in 2008

Why David and Karen McAskill chose Sea View

Prime beach real estate is difficult to find in PEI so during our yearly summer visits to the island we took some time to look around knowing the process may take a while. In the course of this activity we quickly established key areas of interest, all of them on the north shore of the island. Our lot actually came up for sale a few days after we had left the island following a few weeks of vacationing and it was purely a coincidence that my wife contacted a local real estate agent to inquire about an unrelated property, only to find out that they were just writing up the paperwork for a lot in Seaview, we knew this was the one so effectively executed the purchase over the phone. Following the purchase of the lot, we ended up working with an outstanding local builder and customized the design to our likings, we were extremely pleased with the outcome and the attention to detail is evident throughout the cottage.

What makes this cottage unique

The cottage is perched on a "high point" in the land which offers spectacular views of the ocean and the picturesque rolling meadows. You will also be spoiled with a large and beautiful semi-private beach directly in front of the cottage. The beach has multiple natural sand bars, as such the water is shallow and warm, great for kids.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Sea View

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews

Best of PEI!

  • 5 of 5

I've stayed in a few places in PEI before with my family, but this was the first time it was a group trip with my friends. This is definitely the best place in PEI to stay! First of all, if you want to see and explore all of the island, you can do so, because of it's central location. We drove to both of the furthest points, stopping just before each so that we could ride our bikes to both of the lighthouses (North Cape Lighthouse (rode from Harper) and East Point Lighthouse (rode from Basin Head)). It's a short drive to Summerside for large box stores, groceries and liquor stores if you need anything. But it's really close to get to Malpeque Bay for the best oysters and we really enjoyed the fresh lobster suppers, both at restaurants and made at the cottage. Close to deep sea fishing, so when we brought it back to the cottage for dinner, it was the freshest fish I'd ever tasted! We did get to Charlottetown for a day and then an evening as well, taking a brewery tour and then experiencing a lobster supper with amazing chowder, and some of the local bars. If you have a chance please visit Point Prim Chowder house, you won't be sorry you tried the creamy seafood chowder and experienced the most beautiful sunset (about 1.5 hours from the cottage but well worth it!) Everyone talks about the stars but I've never seen the Milky Way so clearly in all of my life. It was nice to be on one of the best beaches that's actually private. My friends raved about the cottage and I was so happy that we booked it! The owners were so helpful, very responsive to any questions and made sure our stay was comfortable.

  • Submitted: 9-Sep-2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We'd do it again!!!!!

  • 4 of 5

We were very happy with our stay in PEI. We had a fantastic view of the ocean , with picturesque sunrises and sunsets. Thank you for the opportunity to stay at the McAskills Cottage. Everything was fantastic!!!!! We hope to get to stay there again,


The Boudreaus

  • Submitted: 22-Aug-2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Cottage Private Beach

  • 5 of 5

If you want a comfortable cottage with great north shore views and direct access to the beach it doesn't get any better than this. Cottage is well equipped for a relaxing stay and the beach down the stairs directly in front of cottage is almost private. Gorgeous sunset and sunrise views from both inside cabin and on large deck. Short drive to attractions in Cavendish area. Enjoyed star gazing from balcony off upstairs master bedroom. You won't be disappointed if you choose to stay here!

  • Submitted: 12-Jul-2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Vacation Spot! Super Private!

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful and the views amazing. There are only about 5 cottages in the immediate area so our week was extremely peaceful, which is what we wanted. There were days when we were almost the only people on the beach, other than those walking from other beach areas, which was even rare. The house is fully equipped for all your needs, including such items as lotion, shampoo, conditioner, soap, beach chairs, beach cooler, plenty of towels, etc. for us to avoid washing so much. The house is nicely decorated and was super clean. The kids loved the toys available and the playground outside. The location is convenient on the north shore in Seaview, with options to easily reach restaurants, groceries, seafood shops,, etc. within 10-20 min drive. The house sits slightly back from the ocean cliff, although there are views from almost all rooms, with a vaulted great room showing the beautiful ocean in a 180+ degree setting. The sunsets were beautiful as we sat in the chairs on the front deck each night. Because there are so few lights in the area, the sky was clear. We've never seen so many stars in the sky. We woke up in the middle of the night to go outside to see the amazing sky God created for us. The yard is large and since it's so private, the kids can play in the front and rear of the yard. In order to reach the beach, there are about 15 steps down, although sturdy with rails. My 8 and 4 year old easily made it down with their buckets and shovels provided. We would definitely recommend or stay again at this wonderfully private house. The owners were agreeable, kind, and very concerned we were happy with our visit.

  • Submitted: 6-Jul-2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
Charlottetown Airport
Nearest Golf
26 Kilometres
Green Gables (Cavendish)
Nearest Beach
0.1 Kilometres
Branders Beach
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Sea View

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 23 2018 - Jun 29 2018
7 night minimum stay
Jun 30 2018 - Aug 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2018 - Sep 22 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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