Retreat and whole house vacation home rental
In an era of Covid-19 wouldn't it be great to be in a place that is all yours! The Hart House is being brought back to it's earlier grandeur for guests to enjoy. It features ample living space with a grand living room, long sitting room, a warm inviting tranquility reading room and 8 beautifully appointed bedrooms. Two large rooms on the first floor (one wheelchair accessible) welcome you to the Hart House. A beautiful staircase wisps you past a grand fireplace to the 6 second-floor bedrooms. The commercial style kitchen is huge with lots of room to work and we have chefs for hire should you desire to have your meals prepared for you - leaving more time to spend with family and friends.
Welcome to Wellesley Island
Venturing out, you'll find the Hart House is in the heart of the 1000 islands. Situated on Wellesley Island you can get to all points in a short drive. Clayton and Alexandria Bay are just 18 min drives. If you prefer, stay on island and play 9, 18 or 36 holes of golf on three courses, serve up pickle ball on new courts walking distance from the Hart House or head out by boat from two large marinas. Looking for more adventure, kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking, biking, and touring Bolt Castle boat house can all happen without leaving Wellesley Island. Restaurants, ice cream, historic landmarks and the Minna Anthony Nature Center are quick trips from the Hart House.
ROOMS & SUITES
All rooms have ensuite bathrooms and many have whirlpools tubs. Our site is still under construction. Check back for more rooms to be revealed.
Sleeps 2, King Bed, ADA compliant room with roll-in shower and sink
Sleeps 2, King Bed, River Views
Sleeps 5 in three rooms - 1 Queen, 2 Single Beds and pullout.
Clover Suite with Sun Porch
Full Bed, whirlpool tub with skylight, sun porch with wicker furniture
Golf room twin beds with adjoining room to make a suite with Sunset Room
Sleeps 2, Full Bed, River Views
Kashmir Garden Suite
Sleeps 2, Garden View, King Bed.
Queen 4 Poster
LOOKING FOR ADVENTURE?
Looking for something more adventuous? How about a leisurely antique boat tour or a high speed thrill ride? Or time your vacation to see the Poker Run where off shore racing boats compete for top prize as they make their way through the 1000 islands at speeds up to 200 MPH.
Clayton and Alexandria Bay are just 18 min drives. Each offers unique 1000 islands experiences. Visit Clayton's Antique Boat Museum, art galleries and riverfront dining. Alexandria Bay has Pirates Weekend and gift shops galore. Catch Uncle Sam Boat Tours to Bolt Castle.
Join us for a special weekend of relaxation,
rejuvenation and renewal. Enjoy food, beverages, workshops with local artists and the charming history of the Hart House during this retreat. Check out the itinerary and book your stay today!
Get Out on the Water
Imagine stepping back in time for an antique boat cruise OR stay with the times and take a speed boat ride. How about a wine cruise at sunset?
Reel 'em In
Whether you like bass fishing or hoping to go for something a little bigger... River guides take you to the hotspots.
Get close to the water
Paddle & Stay
The River offers endless paddling opportunities. Kayak from island to island and along the shores and see the cottages along the way.
Does this look like fun? Check out our booking pages