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"...quiet, cozy, clean and warm." (Photo is by guest Christina!)NEW in 2018: A 6" gel memory foam mattress for the 4' x 6' sleeping platform is made up with sheets, pillows and extra blankets.
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River Treehouse on the Sydenham

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River Treehouse on the Sydenham

2 guests1 bedroom1 bedHalf-bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
Lawrene is a Superhost
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Tiny, cozy, rustic treehouse at the end of a rugged one-kilometre footpath: sleeping platform and camp woodstove inside; porch and hammock outside. Campfire pit with tripod grill on the riverbank. Appeals to leave-no-trace hikers/canoeists who look for time off the grid, who understand how to function sustainably and respectfully there, and enjoy being self-sufficient.
Pricing: Weekend and holiday rates are higher than weekday.


Free parking on premises

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants - Stairs, bridge, platform, river, woods
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 11PM and check out out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with keypad


216 Reviews

Elizabeth User Profile
December 2018
What an amazing find! We made plans to do absolutely nothing except enjoy the environment and eat/read/relax all day and it was heavenly. The wood stove kept us warm inside, and it was lovely to cook outside overlooking the river. The newly installed privy is a nice addition as w…
Julie User Profile
December 2018
Our stay at the treehouse was a lovely experience beginning to end. Such a unique place. We enjoyed the solitude and private setting. Will definitely go again.
Zach User Profile
December 2018
Best bnb I've ever stayed at.
Santina User Profile
December 2018
Despite the mud due to a recent flood, we had a great time staying in the treehouse. We were able to briefly connect with a Lawrene who is very pleasant and welcoming. The cabin is small but not as small as I expected. Our 60lb lab was able to sleep comfortably on his doggie bed …
Amanda User Profile
November 2018
Prefect retreat. A must go for the quiet adventurers. Better than I could have imagined :)
Cass User Profile
November 2018
This was my second stay at the treehouse. This is a wonderful, relaxing getaway for campers. It's simple living, and I mean that in the best way. During my stay I really felt my obligations melt away and I was able to relax completely to the crackle of the fire and the sounds of …
Catherine User Profile
November 2018
Lawrene is a wonderful host! This was the best Airbnb experience I've had by far. My partner and I's needs were met above and beyond what we expected, and we had an easy time communicating with the host. The breakfast was delicious and Lawrene and her husband are lovely people wh…

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Florence, CanadaJoined in October 2012
Lawrene User Profile
247 Reviews
Lawrene is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a professional actress and copywriter and sparetime weaver. Harry is a professional carpenter and sparetime sailor. We love hiking, canoeing, travelling in general, but also the farm we have lived on for over 36 years. We built the treehouse for ourselves originally, just fo…
Languages: English
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