Two bedrooms at the GristMill Place in Westport

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Entire home hosted by JFnKathy

  1. 4 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 2 beds
  4. 4 baths
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While the GristMill Place has a total of 5 bedrooms, when you book the two bedroom option you choose of a room with king bed + a room with 2 single beds with shared bathroom or a room with a king bed + a room with a queen bed, both with ensuite bathrooms. You’ll have access to a kitchen, two decks, closed in porch, outdoor spaces and games room. Note that there is also have a 3 or 5 bedroom listing available for a better value ($$) per room. Look for the 5 bedroom listing for more reviews.

The space
The GristMill Place was built in the early 1800s allowing local farmers to bring their grains to be ground. It later became a furniture factory and then changed hands when construction of a massive three storey hotel with 40 bedrooms was built. Sadly, the hotel was burned to its foundations, under suspicious circumstances, before it ever saw it's first guest. An architect purchased the ruins and built a new house in 1949 and passed it on to his son, who made bats for professional baseball players and operated TomKat Bats. In 2011, your host, Gerald, purchased the property and undertook major renovations to transform it to what it is today.

Located on the shores of the Upper Rideau Lake, right next to the Westport Marina and at the edge of the quaint village of Westport, the GristMill Place is a perfect spot for those looking for access to the Rideau Canal system, hikes and trails in the Foley Mountain Conservation Area, the Rideau Trail running from Kingston to Ottawa, the public beach on Sand lake only a 3 minute drive, golf at two nine-hole executive golf courses and the convenience of small village amenities.

The Village of Westport is known as a great shopping destination with specialty boutiques, local bakeries, restaurants, coffee shops, a winery and brewery. The infamous Cove Inn, directly across the street, is known for great food and live music.

JFnKathy, as the new owners of the GristMill Place, will be hosting guests with support from Dayna, born and raised in Westport. Over the next several months, some extensive upgrades have need added to enhance your stay, and more are yet to come.

The Grist Mill Place, with its seven (7) bedrooms, will be an excellent location for families, friends or small company groups to gather together during and after the pandemic for some relaxation time or to work remotely.

JFnKathy have been hosting guests through Airbnb at other locations since 2016.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Lake view
Marina view
Waterfront
Kitchen
Wifi
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
Private hot tub - available all year, open 24 hours
85" HDTV with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video
Security cameras on property

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Where you’ll be

Westport, Ontario, Canada

Cove Inn, Westport marina, Westport brewery, Scheuermann winery, coffee shops, stores, restaurants, two golf courses, airport, Foley mountain.

Hosted by JFnKathy

  1. Joined in March 2016
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Professional engineers, blended family for almost 20 years, with four children (3 girls, 1 boy). We normally love to travel as a couple and as a family although the latter is getting more difficult as our children are now either busy with university classes or working. Let’s add Covid to this and we are not going far but Westport is a great little destination for a mini vacation with our bubble.

We remind ourselves that everyday is a good day, some days are just better than others.
Professional engineers, blended family for almost 20 years, with four children (3 girls, 1 boy). We normally love to travel as a couple and as a family although the latter is gett…

Co-hosts

  • Dayna
  • Kathy

During your stay

Our cohost, Dayna, can meet you upon your arrival or you can let yourself in with your smartphone and the use of the August App. Keys to the house would be found on the kitchen table. During your stay, you can reach out to us or Dayna at anytime. Dayna can also assist you with directions or any questions you may have about Westport and the area.
Our cohost, Dayna, can meet you upon your arrival or you can let yourself in with your smartphone and the use of the August App. Keys to the house would be found on the kitchen tab…

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with smart lock
No smoking
No pets

Health & safety

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Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Heights without rails or protection

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