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The Hoblet,15 min. from the brink of Niagara Falls

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enjoy the Hoblet, the animals and all of Natures Energy here in the country in Niagara Falls, Canada
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enjoy the Hoblet, the animals and all of Natures Energy here in the country in Niagara Falls, Canada
600 sq ft. self catering cottage. Viewing the forest, private patio and yard and the animals
more outside views, passing the 'circle of elements' fire pit and barbeque area, all private
Hoblet's porch, totally private, and your own forest
'Froglet' pond', kids love counting the frogs, and seeing the fish. Meet Olly & Molly (the ducks)
Circle of Elements Fire Pit (wood included and fire prepared for you)
walkway from the hoblet, over the bridge to parking, pasture and more gardens
hammock, garden swings, firepit ....even the marshmallows are supplied!
private parking, equine pasture in the background, private walk and yard to hoblet
pasture and equines can be seen from the parking and 'circle of elements' fire pit
enjoy a meet and greet with the animals from our little rescue sanctuary
browsing  the web takes on a whole new meaning at the hoblet. (wifi is available, conditions apply)
winter wonderland, Christmas 2012
winter is beautiful too, you can arrange time with the equines
I don't know which season I like better
December 30, 2012   Happy New Year to All, Peace on Earth, Good Will toward Man & All Living Creatur
the 'circle of elements', we have had weddings and vow renewals here too
our guests have told us the hoblet & space is magical!  it all begins here...
....here's Monty, part of the welcoming committee!
entertainment centre, hundreds of movies, games, books. Try being unplugged and enjoy natures energy
dinning table (for 4)
gas fireplace (skylight over sitting area and kitchen)
five sets of patio doors look out to the forest and private yard, and Monty and George!
open concept living room area, gas fireplace in corner
third skylight over dinning area. Private views out and around forest
4 burner stove top (no oven), microwave. Small apartment fridge
2 seater, far infrared sauna in bathroom
shower, sink, vanity and sauna. Towels, hairdryer, soap, shampoo all provided
Queensize bed. (maximum occupancy is 4 people). Single rollaway would fit in bedroom. (NO PULLOUTS)
Full queen size bed in separate bedroom. Cot (single rollaway) available upon request. Max 4 people
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Cabin -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Great location, only 14 min. drive to the brink of NIAGARA FALLS! Our 'hoblet' has the look of a woodsy cabin, but is spacious and modern.600 sq. feet in total with a large studio living room, separate bedroom and a bathroom with a built in 2 seater far infrared sauna.( Please note the sleeping configuration would be a bunk bed with a twin & queen bed in the separate bedroom, while the 2nd sleeping area is the studio's livingroom, where we can provide a cot or a queen (or single) airbed mattress with bedding.This living room area is over 350 sq ft . Outside is viewed through 5 sets of double glass patio doors & 3 skylights. The green living roof is very special. Your 'yard' is a hardwood forest with a small stream running through. Beautifully landscaped, out in the country yet only 15 minutes from the brink of... Read more
Listing #FKN4302414
About the Owner
Petra C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Upon arrival we will greet you and bring you to the hoblet. If you have been in contact with us regarding your personal likes and interests, your information will be there upon arrival. We will also give you an orientation of the hoblet and the area, as well as info on the rescued animals here. We live on the property and are available to help you and suggest attractions and other 'adventures'. We pride ourselves on our personal service, while maintaining and respecting each others privacy.
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

My fiancé and I have been to The Hoblet 4 times now! It is the most amazing place we have ever been. Everything is so peaceful! we love going out every day to give treats the all the donkeys, goats and piggies! Monty and George...More

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naturesenergy, VR Owner at The Hoblet,15 min. from the brink of Niagara Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

....you guys are great! Thank you for all you do for the critters. I think you are official "god goat parents" now, lol! .

Reviewed 2 January 2018

We can't recommended The Hoblet highly enough. Petra and Mush are among the loveliest folks we have met. We booked this piece of paradise well in advance of Christmas, knowing that it was just 15 minutes from Niagara Falls if we wanted to enjoy the...More

Thank Elaine and Neil M
naturesenergy, VR Owner at The Hoblet,15 min. from the brink of Niagara Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Dear friends.....we SO enjoyed having you here. We wish you the very very best for the New Year....your smile was wonderful, you both had such great energy. Our heartfelt appreciation as well. We sincerely hope to see you both again. THANK YOU

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Petra is a natural hostess: she is welcoming, friendly, accommodating and full of excellent recommendations. She set us up for a wonderful stay, and followed through on every bit of it. The Hoblet itself is cozy, well-appointed and a perfect size for a couple or...More

Thank Šimon M
naturesenergy, VR Owner at The Hoblet,15 min. from the brink of Niagara Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Thanks so much! We sure enjoyed your "energy" here. Wishing the both of you all the very best and hope to see you again.

Amenities
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
please be advised that wifi is 'spotty', due to the proximity of the forest. There is a $10.00 a day charge.We have had huge internet bills from guests. Being out in the country...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Twin
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
£77
CA$135
£77
CA$135
£486
CA$850
14 Jun 2018 -
14 Aug 2018
summer 2018
3 nights
£85
CA$148
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£543
CA$950
15 Aug 2018 -
18 Aug 2018
summer 2018
2 nights
£85
CA$148
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19 Aug 2018 -
26 Aug 2018
summer 2018
3 nights
£85
CA$148
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please ask about our popular Romance package which can be added to any number of nights stay. The package includes a wonderful horse & carriage ride/tour in Niagara on the Lake OR an exciting half hour flight over the Niagara Peninsula, bottle of famous Niagara wine upon arrival, early check in and late check out (based on availability). Add on is $150.00 (Cdn plus 15% tariffs) (paid locally). There is 2 nights minimum on all reservations, and three nights in peak season and holiday weekends. A one nights deposit is required to confirm a reservation please as there is only the one hoblet, this deposit is non refundable but changeable (based on availability).. Balance of your stay is 45 days prior to arrival. Thank you
Please be advised that wifi is available upon request at a charge. Please ask to discuss your needs regarding the internet as we may have options to discuss.
As the hoblet is unique and part of our small animal sanctuary we have a super strict cancellation policy....
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About the neighbourhood
perfect location to enjoy all the Niagara Peninsula has to over. 15 minute drive to the brink of the Horseshoe Falls, 35 minutes from historic Niagara-on-the-lake and 20 minutes from the Peace Bridge. Though you are only 15 minutes away from all the touristy things, a car is needed, we are in the country and there is no public transport available. The 'hoblet' is unique in that you are nestled in with nature and the animals, we have a small animal sanctuary, enjoy the close proximity of the animals, of which all have been rescued. There are 5 donkeys, 1 mule, 2 goats, 2 pot belly piggies and 2 dogs. Part of the experience is enjoying the natural setting, and being 'unplugged'. (Corporate clients, and guests please advise us if wifi/internet is necessary for your stay). Plea... more
Getting around
We are right in the heart of the Niagara Peninsula. It sounds like a commercial, sorry, but there is so much more than just the falls here. Great 'antiquing', some of the finest beaches in the province. The capital of Ontario just an hour and a half away (Toronto), and the international border.
As we are small animal sanctuary, we are located in the country so a car (whether your own or rented at the bus or train station, or airports (Bufffalo and Toronto) is a must. We would be happy to suggest outings and day trips that suit your personal interests.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Buffalo: 64.0 km
Railway: Niagara Falls: 32.0 km
We are a short and easy drive, approximately 40 min. from Buffalo airport. Best international crossing is the Peace Bridge. Take the Netherby exit or Lyons Creek and go to Crowland Rd to Lincoln or Morris Rd to Lincoln.
Toronto airport is about an hour and twenty minutes drive. The bus terminal and train station in Niagara Falls is about 25 min. You do need a car here, we are in the country and there is no public transportation.
The 'hoblet' has its own private and free parking area. You will be given a remote control for the gate at the road. There fore we do need to know your arrival time so we can have the gate open for your arrival and meet and greet. We look forward to having you.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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