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Gorgeous Grand Bend Executive Home Overlooking The Beach and Marina

Bedrooms 5
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

5 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom, Sleeps 12

An executive vacation home tucked magically on what is the greatest location on one of the world’s finest beaches, this one of a kind Grand Bend estate has the perfect blend of privacy and access to the energy to the beach and town. Completely updated by the current owner, every modern convenience is enjoyed with historic treasures, including two Scottish castle fireplaces, a billiard table commissioned by King Edward VII, stained and etched glass panels in the windows and doors. This 5 bedroom beachfront is in a league of its own. Your family and friends will enjoy a spectacular lawn for yard games and a magnificent tiki bar, the center for outdoor fun, along with an adjacent custom fire pit and large entertaining deck. Literally off the dune to the beach. Words fail to describe the magnificence of the sunsets, and the advantage of this location.

Dan Glisky, Jr
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
20 September, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

This was our first cottage rental ever as a family and let me tell you i think it ruined any other cottage we may try renting! The view is absolutely unbelievable, there is a gate to get to a very quiet beach right on the property, a very short walk to the marina and main strip, and the architecture of the house is so unique! We stayed with our dog and 3 year old and almost hardly ever left the property as there was everything there for us with the large yard and beach access. We will be renting again and think its the perfect getaway that is close to home that felt like we weren't even in the same country!

Recommended for: Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

My Response

So happy that you enjoyed your stay in what I consider a very, very special place. Whenever I am there, I never want to leave! Thank you for taking such good care of it as well while you were there. All my best, Dan
Jun 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday estate rental in Grand Bend

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
You won't want to leave....


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(23 traveller reviews)

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Gorgeous Grand Bend Executive Home Overlooking The Beach and Marina
average rating of 4.9130435 based on 24 reviews

Grand Bend Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great cottage...the tiki hut and outdoor deck are amazing!!

  • Review Submitted: 06/09/2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent stay, the beach was very close and the water was perfect. The backyard, especially the tiki bar and deck overlooking the water we felt like we were staying at an 5 star Caribbean resort.

  • Review Submitted: 03/09/2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

The pictures do not do the home justice.

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing weekend at this beautifully appointed, clean home. It surpassed our expectations and it would be wonderful to be able to rent it again sometime.

  • Review Submitted: 04/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Columbus, OH


  • 5 of 5

Our family of 9 -- ages 1 to 67 -- stayed here in August and had a lovely first visit to Grand Bend. Plenty of comfy bedrooms and clean bathrooms with a well-equipped kitchen. We spent happy time gathered around the long dining table, enjoying good food off the grill and playing games in the evening. The owner made us feel very welcome, responding quickly to our few questions. We enjoyed easy access to the beach and long walks through the neighboring areas. We would love to return -- but maybe not during the busy Civic Holiday weekend next time.

  • Review Submitted: 14/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy that you had a fantastic time - thank you for being such amazing guests - would love to welcome you back anytime!
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A wonderful time with Family & Friends

  • 4 of 5

Everyone loved the home, it's all and more than you can ask for.

The only criticism we had was that the views to the beach and marina are blocked by the weeds around the perimeter of the yard.

Overall, everything was wonderful.

PS: If you are over 5'8" the "drop" in the master bedroom sink area you will end up banging your head on it.

The sunsets are spectacular as always

  • Review Submitted: 06/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ed, Thank you so much for your review and I am so happy that you and your family had a great week. Keeping "mother nature" in check on the dunes is a never ending battle, and while she gets a severe "haircut" several times a year - she is relentless. Well noted on the bathroom ensuite, I have never hit my head on it personally, but I can see how that could happen - I will look into a solution. Thank you again, you were great guests! Dan
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Great Time at the 'Bend

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our 10 day stay at this home in early July 2017. The Tiki bar was the best spot to hang out and watch the day go by.

  • Review Submitted: 13/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Walking distance to downtown Grand Bend


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$275.54
Pet Fee AU$137.77
Property Damage Insurance AU$108.84

All stays require a $200 cleaning fee. Pets are allowed, but there is an additional $100 fee to bring them. Check in time is 3pm. Check out time is 11:00am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.