Your place on the verandah.  Enjoy!the large, fully equipped kitchen is ready for your cooking.
2 bedroom Gem on St Lawrence River
2 bedroom Gem on St Lawrence River

Entire home/apt

5 Guests

2 Bedrooms

2 Beds

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About this listing

Beautiful 1800's fully restored 2 bedroom home. Very quiet, very private.
We are well-situated in the town with an easy walk to almost everything.
We live in the main part of the house. Your place is self-contained and at the back of the property. We offer fantastic rates for 28 days or more.

Hi-speed (25 mbps down; 6 mbps up), with good signal strength throughout.
Basic satellite service. TV is HDMI-capable.

The space

Come ... experience the 1800's in our completely restored Prescott original. We live in the front (main) part of the house. This addition is completely private for you, including your own place on the verandah.
The home is bright and airy with 8 windows and 2 doors on the main floor alone. Our fully matured maple trees provide plenty of shade in the summer to keep the place cool.

The kitchen is fully equipped with fridge, stove, microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee maker and coffee, tea, basic spices, salt and pepper, pots, pans, dishes, flatware, wine glasses, mugs, cooking utensils. You have your own bbq just outside the door. There is a washer and dryer in the kitchen.
The bedrooms are on the second floor. Room air conditioning is provided. Each room has a closet and a dresser for clothing. Both beds are dressed for comfort. The bathroom has a bathtub and a shower. We provide all towels, soaps and shampoos. For a 5th person we offer a blow up single mattress.

There is a highchair and a portable crib for those with children under 2.

The home is in a United Empire Loyalist settled town steeped in history. We are located 3 miles from an international bridge crossing to New York State. We are a 3 block walk to the river and a 5 minute walk to Sandra S Lawn Marina in Prescott, Ontario. While you are here make sure to visit Fort Wellington, walk the town to see all the many restored 1800's homes or the main street where most of the original structures still remain.

With a 1 hour drive north you are in downtown Ottawa, our Nations Capitol and the Parliament Buildings, stroll the Market District and along the UNESCO World Heritage Site the Rideau Canal.
45 minutes west you are in the heart of the 1000 Islands Check out the quaint river villages along the way. A boat cruise of the Islands is a must. 15 minutes further and you're in Historic downtown Kingston, Canada's first capitol.

You will enjoy your peaceful evenings and a great night's sleep ready for your next day's adventure.

There is a BBQ for your use. You will find the utensils in the cutlery drawer in the kitchen. BBQ lighter is under BBQ if push start doesn't work.

This apartment is also a great place if you are living temporarily in the area for work or otherwise.

Guest access

Gardens and verandah.

Interaction with guests

As little or as much as you feel you need.

Other things to note

Peace and tranquility at you disposal.

Business travel
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The space
Accommodates: 5
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 2
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt
Self check-in: Keypad


Extra people: $8 / night after 2 guests
Security Deposit: $388
Weekly Discount: 14%
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 3PM

Please leave our home as you found it.
Any towels used please leave in the tub. If you used one or both of the beds please leave them unmade on your last day. The dishes you used should be washed and put away.
When you go out please ensure all windows and doors are closed from inclement weather.



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Safety card

On Fridays and Saturdays the minimum stay is 2 nights.

85 Reviews

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Herb User Profile
June 2017
A lovely old home with a fantastic veranda. Very well decorated, equipped and close to everything, highway 401, the river, shops and restaurants. Joanne and Rick are very available or not, as you choose, and we had some nice chats abouts the area and travelling in other countries. Highly recommend staying here.

Benoit User Profile
June 2017
Came here for diving. Great spot and amazing hosts. Highly recommendable.

Ashley User Profile
June 2017
Joanne and Rick were amazing. From check-in all the way to check-out. First off, they have an amazing space. It was clean, comfortable and had all the little things needed to make you feel at home. The beds were comfortable, and the owners were so welcoming. We hosted dinner for our family while we were there and their kitchen had everything we needed. The location was so close to the waterfront and Fort Wellington.

Rike User Profile
May 2017
Very nice place in Prescott near the wonderful Thousand Islands. Everything was exactly as described and the information provided by Joanne & Rick was very helpful. Highly recommended.

Daniel User Profile
May 2017
From the second we booked our stay at Joanne and Ricks place we received so much assistance. Joanne was extremely friendly and communicative with all of our needs. She was very easy to coordinate our stay and was always available for us to ask any questions or get help when we needed. Absolutely recommend this place for anyone who stays in Prescott. It was a joy.

John User Profile
May 2017
We had a lovely 2-night stay in Prescott as the first stop in our road trip. Joanne and Rick were very welcoming, attentive and available. The home is spacious and more beautiful than the photographs. We found it clean and safe for our crawling 8-month-old. A playpen and highchair were kindly offered but we had brought our own. The neighbourhood is quiet and the neighbours were very friendly. Thanks so much again, Joanne and Rick!

Brian User Profile
May 2017
Fantastic place. As described. Clean, comfortable and full of homely touches. Joanne & Rick are wonderful hosts. We couldn't have asked for more.

Prescott, Canada · Joined in December 2010
Joanne & Rick User ProfileJoanne & Rick is a superhost.

My partner Rick and I live in Prescott, Ontario. We love to travel and prefer to live more like a local than a tourist when we do. We enjoy exploring, heritage, architecture, and getting to learn about the area.
We recently listed our first airbnb place. We hope people can experience our place. We can work with you, if you like, to set up a very entertaining vacation.
We are excited to embark on being hosts in airbnb. Please check out our place!

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