Accomodations

Suggested Accommodations

The following accommodations are ones we have viewed and can recommend. Many others are listed in The Island Guide, available by contacting: www.gentleisland.com. Those listed under ‘Charlotte’s Shore’ would be in the general vicinity of the reunion locations. Check the map at the front of the guide to determine which are closest.

Cabins

  • Jewell’s Country Cottages. Off Hwy 19, close to Canoe Cove
    Three cottages on the waterfront, each 3 bedroom with double beds in each room. Electric heat, includes stove, fridge, microwave, stocked with plates, cutlery, etc. Barbeques outside, play area for children.
    Cost: Approx. $105 per day, $730 per week + 10% tax. Book by January 2008
    Contact: Elaine & Roy Jewell, Phone 902-566-2824/675-2570 or
    E-mail: jewellscottages@hotmail.com
  • Argyle Waterview Cottages. Off Hwy 19 in Argyle Shore
    Six cottages, all three bedroom- three with 1 queen, 1 double and 2 single beds; three with 1 queen and 2 double beds. One cottage has a Jacuzzi style bath, two cottages are wheelchair accessible. Full kitchens, barbeques outside, satellite TV. Set back from water, beach nearby at Argyle Shore Park. Laundry building with 2 washers and two driers.
    Cost: $125 per night, $575 per week + 16% tax. Book by January 2008.
    Contact: Gayle MacDonald 902-675-5472
    E-mail: gayle.macdonald@pei.sympatico.ca

B & B’s
Summer Garden Bed and Breakfast. Off Hwy 19 in Argyle Shore
Three guest rooms: one with a double and twin, and one with a queen. These rooms share a bath, and can be rented singly or as a suite. One room with a queen bed and ensuite bath. All bedrooms are upstairs, so not suitable for handicapped. Lovely gardens, distant view of water. Several sitting rooms, screened in porch. Breakfast included.
Cost: Rooms with shared bath are $75 per night, or $135 for the suite. If booking seven nights, one night is free. + 16% tax. Room with ensuite is $85 per night, if seven nights booked, one is free
Contact: Joe & Gail Kern 902-675-4741
E-mail: summergarden@isn.net


Motels

  • Sunny King Motel: Cornwall, Hwy 1 – close to APM Centre & Charlottetown
    Wide range of rooms, light or full housekeeping. 65% of rooms have separate bedroom, with pullout couch in living room + full kitchen
    Numbers 12-15 are the smallest rooms, with no kitchen. In the two storey newer section, rooms have 2 beds + kitchen. Several suites with 2 bedrooms + living room. Outdoor pool
    Cost: From $49 per night for the smallest rooms to $79 for the suites – mention MacKinnon Reunion. Taxes of 18.6%
    Contact: Arjan Stutvoet – Toll free at 1-800-567-5464 (Canadian Maritimes only) or 1-902-566-2209 (long distance)
    E-mail: www.peisland.com/sunnyking – with questions only not reservations
  • Howard Johnson Dutch Inn – Cornwall, Hwy 1 – close to APM Centre & Charlottetown
    Standard rooms – 2 double beds, smoking or non-smoking
    Executive rooms – 1 queen bed, all non-smoking
    Some rooms have balconies. No elevator. Heated indoor pool and whirlpool in basement, licensed restaurant, free continental breakfast, wireless Internet, irons. Up to 4 people allowed in a room
    Cost: $99 per night for max 4 people per room – mention MacKinnon Reunion. 18.6% tax
    Contact: 1-800-915-4656 (toll-free across Canada and U.S.)
    E-mail: email@hojopei.com
  • Super 8 Motel – Cornwall, Hwy 1 – close to APM Centre & Charlottetown
    Standard Rooms – 2 double beds
    King and Queen Suites – one queen or king bed, plus pull-out couch
    Completely non-smoking, indoor pool and whirlpool on main floor, on-site laundry, free continental breakfast featuring Tim Horton’s coffee. No elevator. Family style restaurant located across parking lot from motel.
    Cost: Standard rooms $99 per night – mention MacKinnon Reunion. Must book by May 2, 2008, Taxes of 18.6%
    King and Queen Suites – include fridge & microwave, + pull-out couch $119 per night, Taxes of 18.6%
    One Family Suite available – $170.00 per night, Taxes of 18.6%
    Contact: 1-877-892-7900 (toll free across Canada) or 902-892-7900
    E-mail: gm@super8charlottetown.com

Additional Suggstions – Accommodations we have not visited
Hampton Beach Cottages.
Hampton, off Highway 1, approx. 20 km (15 miles) from Cornwall. Eleven cottages at the beach , mostly two bedroom, several 3 bedroom, with full kitchen facilities. Rates vary from $400 per week to $700 per week plus tax of 16.6%, depending on size of cottage. Comprehensive website at: www.hamptonbeachcottages.ca Call 1-877-551-9555 for information.
Book by January 2008 if possible.

Campgrounds

  • Holiday Haven Campground – Camping & RV on Hwy 248 near Cornwall. Call: 902-566-2421
  • Strathgartney Campground – Camping & RV 10 minutes west of Cornwall. Call: 902-675-4126