About this listing
On the Sea. A wonderful cabin. It is comfortable and private, high cielings, one bedroom, bathroom, and full size sitting/breakfast/kitchen room with an extra bed - sofa. You are 500 feet from the wharf which is the hub of this outport.
In the fotos it is the ORANGE CABIN. If this CABIN is not available for the dates you would like, please look at our COTTAGE, BARN, BUNKY, TIPI and BEACH SHED on AIRBNB. All our properites are listed as East Coast Newfoundland Cottage and Cabin. Thanks.
The cabin comforts are basic, the space wonderful. The surrounding area, absolutely beautiful. We also offer locally sourced food on site at extra cost.
Located on the East Coast Trail, we are at the head of the trail to La Manche Park in Bauline East. From the house it is a 40 minute hike to the swinging bridge where the waterfalls is topped by one of our many swimming holes in the area. The East Coast Trail is 300km of spectacular trails.
We have a pond across the street for swimming, rocky beach for bonfires and kayaking is also near by. There is also a tour boat that leaves from our harbour to view humpback whales while visiting the bird island reserves off the coast.
Two rooms. One bedroom has Queen size bed, the other with sofa/bed that is also the living/dining room with an outside patio. All cotton sheet and down covers. The kitchen includes a dining table and all the amenities including toaster oven, refrigerator, microwave and outdoor shared BBQ with gas or coal (bring if you prefer!). This second room can be converted into a bedroom on request. The bathroom has a hot shower and there is another outdoor shower as well. There is WiFi and a smart TV with NetFlix.
Bauline East is an outport settled about 150 years ago. Derived from the French word "baleine" meaning whale, Bauline East is a fishing village of twelve homes with all the seasonal activity of fishing and crabbing.
This is an ideal space for people who enjoy rustic living, suited for artists or traveling adventurers, loungers (there is hammocks), hikers, whale watchers, bird spotters and music festival goers..
We are 50 minutes south of St. John's, approximately 380 miles north by northwest and 1,000 meters above the sunken Titanic, in a sheltered cove overlooking the Atlantic.
NB: PRICE - If you are worried about the price being reasonable, please don't be, it goes with our idea that people should bring prices down rather than take them up. We could charge more, but we don't, we want to rent at a price which we would want to rent at but with the quality that we would also want. We do not go for this overprice motel mentality.
A full cabin with porch. Shared BBQ. The property is more like a compound with four structures. Other than the Main House or Cottage you have the most livable space . Parking is off the street.
Interaction with guests
If we are here we interact or not depending on guests.
Other things to note
The weather is all over the place, I have been in the most miserable weather in Newfoundland with six weeks of bad weather during the summer, but then again while the rest of the world was suffering from cold and misery, Newfoundland was brilliant and beautiful. You never know.
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Check In -If we are not around the cabin you are staying in will be open. Generally walkin is after
2/3 and walkout is before 11/12. If you have issues, please ask, we will try to accommodate you.
Water –Water from the sink IS NOT POTABLE. Please use container and bottled water we provided for cooking and drinking. The sink and shower water is fine for brushing teeth
and washing dishes.
Also if you require more water, please source it from the Deck of the Main House (next to the corner where the GARBAGE is) – you will find a faucet there, with fresh well water. Let it flow and then fill your bottles.
Cooking -The facilites you have are 1/ induction plate for boiling or cooking (use our cooking pots only, 2/ microwave 3/ toaster oven 4/ hot water kettle. The kitchen is fully equiped with what you need in terms of cooking, serving, and eating wares. We provide the basic things, sugar, tea, coffee (only French press – no drip), salt, pepper, oil and vinegar - spices we have a fully equipped kitchen in the main house, we can provide you with what you need (when somehow if here).
Washing -You may wash your dishes in the Cabin (bathroom sink.) There is also a hose in front of the Cabin.
Heating -You will find two heaters, one in each room. If it is warm the best bet is to open the windows in the loft area, and create a breeze. For heat please turn on the heaters to 18 degrees and the heaters will adjust automatically. THERE IS ONE REMOTE CONTROL IN THE BEDROOM.
Electrical - Please note that if you have the HEATERS going with the hot water kettle and possibly the microwave, you will blow the fuse. The fuse box is behind the bathroom door in the bedroom. Just pull the switch to ON, and reduce the usage of so many electrical guzzler at the same time. If you stop having HOT WATER, please advise, those are fuses in the Main House which would have blown.
Plumbing –We are on septic, so please reduce the amount of paper you flush down the toilet.
You can remove the shower head if you like.
Entertainment -The LG Television is a Smart TV. By pressing the SMART button on the remote you
should see a menu which includes NETFLIX, which is already programmed.
Parking - In front of the front yard. Walk is a very short way down the driveway.
Transport -No public buses from here. Sorry. If you need a ride to town or to the airport, this is your contact:
Clarence Mallory. He runs a shuttle service to and from town, but just once a day. So the story is he picks up from the Southern Shore (our area) around 7:00 am - 8:00 am for arrival around 10:00 am to town, and he picks up in St. John's (4:30 pm) or the airport (before 4:30 pm) for depositing to our house directly. From town it is $15 from the airport $20.00. If these hours do not work then maybe we can accommodate you another way. In the meanwhile here is the man: Clarence Molloy Tel: (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN).
A PLUS TAXI AND TOURS (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) Haggle with these people, they will take you
to the cleaners if they can.
If we need to drive you to the airport or from the airport to Bauline, we charge $40.00 (up to two people) with a quick stop at the market if need be. If we are around.
Board Games -Ask if you like. We have backgammon, Clue, Scrabble, Cards, Dominos…..
BBQ - There are two BBQs one gas and one Charcoal.
One BBQ uses Charcoal, if you do not have any there is some in the Mud Room with starter fluid. Please put it back once finished using. Thanks.
Fires on Beach -Please feel free to build fires on our beach.
Laundry -If you would like to use the washer it is located on the back of the Main House. The soap is there. There is a laundry line for drying clothes. (Again accessible if someone is there only).
Garbage -The garbage bin is the blue one next to the back door of the Main House or on the street in front of the house. Pick up day is Tuesday as early as 8:00 am.
Equipment - If you need warm clothing or water boots, they are available for your convenience in the mud room at the back of the main house.
EATING OUT –
MAIN HOUSE:We serve a menu dinner , but we need you to advise us first thing in the morning. We charge $35 / person. The food, vino and company is better than anything on the Shore. We all eat together @ 7:00 pm, but we do not do this everyday and do it only when we have the COTTAGE available to us. Please ask.
You can bring your own vino or beer, if you like.
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