The SpaceThe cottage is very clean and was recently renovated. It will suit single individuals, couples, couples with friends and / or small families. The cottage has all accommodations, including drinking water, in addition to Wi-Fi and a TV with satellite chanels. Washer and dryer are available for travellers staying more than one week. On site, there is a dock to go on the water. You may also rent a canoë, a kayak or a small boat and take a visit in the surrounding waterways, go fishing or just observe animals and landscape. Guest AccessThe chalet is divided on two floors. Travelers / tenants have access to the ground floor of the cottage only. During their stay, travelers / tenants should know that the top of the cottage can be vacant, as it can also be occupied by the owners. Specify in your reservation if it matters to you. Thank you. Interaction with GuestsA first contact with the owners will be done in person, in order to give the keys and get acquainted with the place. Subsequently, exchanges are made by email or phone. The NeighborhoodA beautiful chalet, located in the heart of the Sorel Islands, along the St. Lawrence River, near the largest heron colony known in the world: Lake Saint-Pierre. There are neighbors at about 40 meters on both sides of the place, with the river front and the forest behind. Though, a trip in the surounding riverways will put you in a 100% natural landscape. The cottage sits on the tip of an island among twenty other houses in rows, perpendicular to the river (including 2 outfitters). The remaining land surrounding the cottage consists of multiple rivers, one lake and many islands, 20 km round. You will only see small chalets here and there. Several islands of the surrounding archipelago are conservation areas, therefore 100% natural.
This is an ideal place to observe wildlife, especially birds. Great blue herons, egrets, bald eagles, ducks, geese (in season), white geese (in season), owls are easily observable around the area, in addition to many deer, ubiquitous on the island all year long.
The place will please hunting and fishing enthousiasts. The chalet is located within a walking distance (2 min.) of two outfitters: Pourvoirie du Lac Saint-Pierre and Roger Gladu Outfitter. Summer Fishing, ice fishing, guide services for hunting duck and goose, rental of canoes/kayak and boats, fishing license purchases, etc. Getting AroundThe chalet is accessible by car. 1h 15 min. from Montreal or Quebec City.