13 Best Prince Edward Island Cottage Rentals - Updated 2022


Prince Edward Island, located in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, is a province of Canada consisting of Prince Edward Island and 231 minor islands. Its capital city is Charlottetown. Despite being the smallest province in both land area and population, it is the most densely populated. The island’s landscape is characterized by rolling hills, woods, reddish white sand beaches, ocean coves, and red soil. The coastline consists of long beaches, dunes, red sandstone cliffs, saltwater marshes, and several bays and harbors. With this unique scenery that attracts tourists from all over the world, tourism is a major seasonal contributor to its economy with other sectors being agriculture and fishery. Plan a trip to this island and explore its natural beauties. Read on to learn about the best Prince Edward Island cottage rentals that you can stay in.

1. Seaside cottage best for families (from USD 184)

Welcome to Rest Ashored, a three-bedroom, seaside cottage nestled on the famous Green Gables Shore. The beautiful views of the Baltic River await you from the cottage’s upper and lower balconies. There is a TV, internet, children’s toys, a DVD, and a DVD player for everyone’s entertainment. There is also a campfire pit, picnic table, and grill in case you’re in the mood for some outdoor fun.

As for places you can visit, this home is only 5 km (3.1 mi) from Thunder Cove Beach, 6 km (3.7 mi) from Twin Shores Camping Area, and 9 km (5.5 mi) from the Anne of Green Gables Museum.

Rest Ashored in Darnley
Darnley, Prince Edward Island, Canada
106 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
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we ended up playing lots of board games at the table and it was great
great spot super cozy very spacious especially if you’re travelling with a larger family or friends
very clean and organized
clean and beautifully decorated
clean cottage with a coastal decor
nice place to stay clean and cozy
clean beautiful scenery very nice place to unwind
katie was a great host
katie was a dream host and perfect at taking care of us and responding so quickly
katie was a great host and answered all of our questions super quick
katie was a perfect host accommodating prompt and friendly
the owner was very detailed in communications making our stay easy
great location for a stay-cation or family getaway
super cute and the perfect location we walked to the basin each night to watch the sunset
very close to some great beaches and attractions
it's in a cute fishing village close to tourist attractions and had an abundance of charm
katie's place was exactly as described and suited our needs perfectly
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2. Bright and sparkling clean home (from USD 108)

The white and bright yellow paint gives this cottage located in Belle River a bright and warm outlook that creates great comfort to its guests. It has one bedroom with a queen bed, a common space with one bed and one bathroom hence it comfortably accommodates four. Take a stroll to the sandy beach that is just five minutes away. Other amenities include a den with a barbecue grill, a laptop-friendly workspace, fully equipped kitchen, cable TV, internet and washer. It is just minutes away to historic landmarks and provincial parks, wineries, art shops, and unique seaside restaurants.

The Haven at Belle River
Belle River, Prince Edward Island, Canada
199 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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sheila’s cottage is so warm and cozy
the cottage is quaint and comfortable and equipped with everything we needed
her place is immaculate and stylish and the bed was like sleeping on a cloud
sheila and claudia have taken great effort to create a cozy stylish homey cottage
sheila made sure we were really comfortable in her beautiful cottage
and sparkling clean cottage
super clean and very well equipped
the house is clean and well appointed
very nice clean cottage with everything you need
a wonderfully organized clean and thoughtful space
really helpful host
the hosts were very thoughtful and kind
sheila was a wonderful host
sheila was a fantastic host
sheila is an outstanding host and the haven has everything you’ll need
cute little cabin close to the ferry
great location if you're looking to get away from the city
nice place and good location convenient for the ferry
great place in a remote area but still relatively close to everything
and the location was perfect for our touring around
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3. Oceanfront cottage with bunkhouse (from USD 269)

Located in Kensington, this beautiful cottage offers a stunning view of the ocean from the floor to ceiling living room window and the deck. The blue color painted on the kitchen cabinets and exterior adds to its aesthetics. Having three bedrooms with three queen beds and an extra single bed, this is one of the most ideal Prince Edward Island vacation rentals for up to seven people. Other amenities include two bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a bunkhouse with indoor games and WiFi. Enjoy eating oysters at Malpeque Oyster Barn, kayaking and deep sea fishing at Malpeque Bay or visit Cabot Beach Provincial Park that has a lovely picnic area nearby.

Stunning Oceanfront PEI Cottage
Kensington, Prince Edward Island, Canada
81 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was spacious cozy well equipped and the view and property was stunning
comfy beds great amenities and great location
the house was spotless and comfortable
the house was exactly as pictured and clean when we arrived
the house is very clean
the cottage was clean and beautiful perfect for our family
the cottage is bright clean open and airy and the property is very large
jenna was a wonderful host
the host is great with communication
a lovely spot to enjoy the beauty of pei a wonderful host
nice and central for everything on the island
the location was perfect for us
great location for exploring the western part of the island
cabot beach park was a 10 minute drive away and gorgeous
we loved our stay what a great place and lovely location on the island
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4. Family-friendly abode with beach access (from USD 199)

Admire the local art decorating the interior as you step into this spacious cottage that is centrally located in the north shore of Donaldston. This cottage comfortably accommodates six people as it has three bedrooms. It features one and a half baths, a fully equipped kitchen, WiFI, TV, and laptop workspace. Admire lush vegetation and catch a breath of fresh air while sitting on the deck or watch the sunset bug-free from its screen room. Go clam digging at Winter and Tracadie Bay which is a short walking distance away. Other attractions nearby include Brackley Beach National Park, best beaches and kayaking at the bay. Bring your family to explore this part of PEI while staying in this spacious cottage.

Green Roof Cottage . Fun with Tranquillity !
MT Stewart, Prince Edward Island, Canada
101 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

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the green roof cottage was very nice and comfortable
the kitchen was well equipped and the beds and living furniture were very comfortable
allan is very welcoming and the cottage is very comfortable with lots of space
it was a lovely comfortable cottage
we had a very comfortable and enjoyable stay at green roof cottage
cleanliness was very good
it was really clean and colourfully decorated
it was a very clean and comfortable home
it was a good size clean and comfortable
it was clean & airy has comfy beds & a well equipped kitchen
allan is a delightful host
allan is a great host
allan is a perfect host
allan was a fantastic host
allan is a very knowledgeable and helpful host
great location and lovely house
good location for day trips
cute house in a beautiful location worked out perfectly for our group of 5 women
it's close to good beaches & an easy drive to charlottetown
would definitely recommend as a good central base
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5. Classic cottage with ocean views (from USD 138)

Located in Sherbrooke and nestled on the shores of Malpeque Bay, this cottage accommodates six guests in its three bedrooms. It has one bath, a fully equipped kitchen, WiFi, cable TV, laptop-friendly workspace and a barbecue and fire pit. As the sun’s rays sparkle on the water, catch the most spectacular, unobstructed sunrise and sunset views from the patio. Its location provides easy access to shopping facilities, tourist attractions, and red sand beaches. Definitely provides ideal accommodation for a family.

Seaside Cottage
Sherbrooke, Prince Edward Island, Canada
57 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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we 5 adults were very comfortable in this roomy cottage with a great view of the bay
kelleigh's cottage is just as it looks very cozy with a beautiful view
this cottage is very comfortable place to stay
great cottage everything you need for cooking meals comfortable beds and cottage furniture
the cottage is cozy and unassuming with exposed rafters and joists adding so much charm
the house is extremely well equipped and spotless
the house was very clean and equipped with every appliances you will need
the cabin is well-appointed comfortable sparkling clean and well-worth the price
kelleigh’s cottage was amazing right on the water clean and cozy
the cottage was super clean and the kitchen was very well equipped
kelleigh is a very good host
we highly recommend both the property and host
kelleigh is one of the kindest most thoughtful people i've ever met i'm very grateful our paths crossed
this property is very nearly as unique and wonderful as its host
kelleigh's patents live close by and were very warm and helpful
great location very close to summerside and a short drive to cavendish
best location for an airbnb ever the place is a haven of quietness and beauty
great place clean and well equipped and in a great location to see eastern pei
even having a flashlight close to the front door our hosts were welcoming and friendly
quiet and welcoming
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6. Warm and cozy beach home (from USD 161)

Just 15 minutes away from Cornwall and 25 minutes from Charlottetown, this cottage comfortably accommodates seven guests hence suitable for a family or small group. The home is winterized hence can be enjoyed through all seasons. It has three bedrooms with a king bed in one, a double and single bunk bed in the other room and two twin beds in the loft. Other amenities include one bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, barbecue grill and fire pit in the front deck and back deck respectively, fireplace, satellite TV, WiFi, washer & dryer, a screen room, and a private backyard. Just a short distance away, play golf at one of the three excellent golf courses (Clyde River, Glen Afton and Countryview) or go hiking at Strathgartney. Other attractions nearby include kayaking or canoeing at the beach and Canoe Cove National Park Beach.

A Perfect Getaway
Canoe Cove, PE, CA
10 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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at high tide the water was calm and warm
well equipped with everything we needed
our only complaints were the little bit uncomfortable couches and the somewhat scratchy towels
everything was wonderful!
(the kind of folks you wish were your neighbors!) there wasn't anything we needed that was not in the kitchen as far as utensils and cookware
very clean, bright, nicely decorated cottage
it was sparkling clean and nicely decorated
it lives up to its name! the house is warm, relaxing, clean, and bright
the cottage is clean and the beds were comfortable
owners are very friendly and helpful
monica was a wonderful host and the cottage was clean, and well equipped
we had a wonderful time!
monica and carl always make sure our stay in their cottage feels like coming home
had a lovely time at the cottage, well set-up, very clean and monica was great to work with
great cottage and location!red sand beach is awesome
we loved having the beach so close so we could take walks at the end of the day
the beach at the end of the lane is just as good, if not better than most beaches on the south shore- perfect for beachcombing and swimming with kids
it had everything we needed and the location was amazing
little eden is a perfect place to stay on pei
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7. Posh paradise with beach views (from USD 176)

Located next to the sandy beach, this is one of the most elegant PEI cottages. It accommodates seven people. You cannot help but admire the tastefully decorated living room with a fireplace and leather seats and the lights hanging from the ceiling that gives it a very stylish, posh look. It features three bedrooms, two baths, a fully equipped stunning and modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances, air conditioning, internet, and satellite and cable TV. You can purchase local seafood at the local fisheries located 2 km (1.2 miles) away. Stay at this beach house for an elegant vacation experience on the shore.

Brand new three bedroom beach house on beautiful beach .
21 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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Loved the fact that the master bedroom had its own bathroom
and it was tough to find in the area
One of the greatest features is
It is spotless fresh modern but cozy relaxing and full of all the comforts of home and more
The town has everything you need for the best vacation ever
Fantastic relaxing week in a beautiful beach house with everything we needed
so I emailed her to let her know
Owner was friendly and so easy to work with Would definitely recommend this owner and property
We were excited to have a fire the first night
the neighborhood super friendly Beach combing is so relaxing and therapeutic
it was so so nice and made us feel so welcome To top it all off
expecting to get a new tank
Very easy to get answers toQuestions
we ran out of propane for the BBQ
and the neighbors are ALL fabulous
a full tank was delivered to our door step within 15 minutes
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8. Amazing property near the waters (from USD 107)

Located 15 yards (14 m) from the beach, Sand Dollar beach house offers access to the private beach that is not overcrowded. With three bedrooms and a loft, it accommodates eight people hence ideal for a big family. It features WiFi access, satellite or cable TV, one bathroom, a screened porch, campfire pit and a large lawn where kids can play. In the fully equipped kitchen, you can cook seafood bought at the seafood co-op less than five minutes away or fish from the fish market nearby. Go for hikes at the shoreline and explore lighthouses and villages or dig for clams. Other nearby places worth checking out are Loretta bakery for baked delicacies and Wellington town where you can do shopping.

Welcome to Sand Dollar Beach House!
31 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed in the master was super comfy
the coziness of the downstairs bedrooms
so it felt very private
cozy extremely well kept and equipped with everything you need to make you feel right at home
the beach is beautiful for enjoying long morning or evening
It was clean and specious wonderfully decorated Attention to detail
then it was So bright and airy and beachy
beautiful beach beautiful sunsets
We enjoyed one sunset & a couple of walks along the sandy beach before Hurricane Dorian landed Kim the owner sent us messages before the hurricane & came to see us the next morning
Kim was excellent to deal with and even provided some extra things that I inquired about
Sand Dollar Cottage is a wonderful spot well stocked with cooking appliances & dishes clean spacious sleeping & living areas
Might feel different in summer with the cottages being so close
This house and its location are just: sublime
Another 25 minutes away is the city of Summerside which has everything you could want and more
A lot of thought has gone into preparing this cottage
All the convenience of home Beautiful sunrise and sunset every day
There were no immediate neighbors in their cottages
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9. Beach-view cottage with deck (from USD 99)

Stepping into the cottage located at Cousins Shore in Park Corner, admire the polished wood that gives it an attractive look. It has two bedrooms with one having a queen bed and the other two double beds thus comfortably accommodates eight guests. This makes it ideal for large groups. Other amenities include one bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, satellite or cable TV, washer & dryer and a deck where you can enjoy views of the sparkling water. Stay here and explore miles of beautiful beaches that are a few minutes away.

Family Tides: Beautiful two bedroom Cottage for rent with spectacular views and beaches.
Park corner, PE, CA
26 reviews
cottage 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the home is well-furnished and well-stocked for a comfortable vacation
there is s beautiful view down to the ocean from the windows and the deck
the bed is super comfortable, fresh and clean
the beach was breathless
also, if you need to know anything, the owner is at the tip of your fingers, quickly available to answer and recommend practical things
very clean and great location
the cottage is very clean and so comfortable
the host was fabulous and the cottage was very clean, with lots of room
helpful and friendly!the beds were comfortable, everything was very clean and the space really comfortable
almost forever! it was really perfect - relaxing, comfortable, clean
very friendly welcoming by cindy
we so appreciated her warmth and hospitality
wonderful hosts
what more can you ask for? we had a wonderful time and hope to be back!
we faithfully followed her advice, and were not disappointed
the ideal place for a relaxing holiday - beautiful sunsets and a great beach to walk on
we were a party of 4 seniors visiting pei
this lovely cottage is just a short jaunt to the best beach in the area! the hosts were exceptional
a few minutes walk to the beach and 10 minutes away from all amenities
great seafood everywhere
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10. Well-furnished accommodation with private beach access (from USD 238)

This lovely blue beach house in Prince Edward Island is the perfect accommodation option for a family or group of friends. It can accommodate up to six guests in its three bedrooms. The interior of the house is chic and well-furnished. There is a cosy living room, a spacious kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a dining area, spacious bedrooms and well-appointed bathrooms. A short walk from the house will take you to a private beach of the island.

Blue Heron Beach House
Hampton, Prince Edward Island, Canada
84 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
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this cottage is great the bathrooms beach and balcony were my favorite parts
the views were incredible the house was comfortable cozy and sweet
the property was stunning and laura's attention to detail made our stay that much more comfortable
the beds were so comfortable
there were lots of toys and it was a childproofed room where she could explore comfortably
spotless cottage with great decor
the house was also very clean and had lots of towels etc
clean well appointed and so comfortable
the place was perfectly clean when we arrived
it is very clean
the owner is very nice
she was very responsive to questions
the host is incredibly responsive
she was very responsive and helpful
laura is a super nice host
beautiful property and location
spectacular spot wonderful location very easy to find and only a minute's walk from the beautiful beach
it is a beautiful cottage close to a red sand beach
the hampton location is convenient to charlottetown and central for easy excursions to other parts of the island
overall it's a really great house in a gorgeous location
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11. Charming seaside cottage with a private beach (from USD 236)

During your vacation on Prince Edward Island, book a stay at this charming seaside cottage. This family-friendly accommodation has a full kitchen, a rustic dining area, a cosy living area, a comfortable bedroom and a bathroom. The screened-in porch of the cottage is perfect for taking in the picturesque views. A beautiful and private beach is located just steps away from the property and perfect for swimming, clam digging or canoeing.

Sea Captain's Cottage (800 ft of private beach!)
Murray River, Prince Edward Island, Canada
68 reviews
Entire cottage 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no wifi but cell signal wasn't bad
the screened in porch is a perfect place to have coffee and enjoy breakfast
the peace and quiet and lack of tv and phone made a welcome getaway
p nice big kitchen and new bathroom with plenty of space and a washing machine
that was much more comfortable than the futons
it was clean comfortable and decently stocked with cooking supplies
the cottage itself was clean and well equipped
very clean cottage and beautiful views of the ocean
the cottage was clean inviting and located in a beautiful quiet spot
the cottage itself is functional modern clean and sleeps many
hosts were responsive to all concerns
the hosts were helpful and always responded to questions
jordan was a great host
john and jordan are lovely hosts
the mcintyres were helpful and lovely to speak with at points along the way
the location couldn't be more quiet and peaceful
all in all fabulous location and hosts
what a lovely location overlooking the northumberland strait
this is a perfect place to melt away stress and renew your energies
great location great privacy nice beach just what we needed
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12. Cozy private haven with gorgeous river view

Located in Oysterbed and owned by a superhost, this is one of the best cottages for rent in PEI. It provides comfort and tranquillity to its guests. With two bedrooms each having a queen bed, it accommodates four people. It features a front deck with seats and a table in which you can sit and enjoy watching eagles, osprey and kingfishers diving for fish at the river just next to the cottage. Other amenities include a living room with a smart TV and internet access, a fully equipped kitchen, one full bathroom, and a laptop-friendly workspace. Tour Brackley Beach National Park which is a 10 minutes’ drive away using a family park pass that is included in your stay. Other attractions nearby include Cavendish, which is one of the best things to do in Prince Edward Island, and Brackley Drive-In theater.

Riverview - Relaxing and quiet!
Oyster Bed, Prince Edward Island, Canada
215 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were very comfortable and the view was beautiful
comfortable beds peaceful views & just enough amenities we hope to make it back one day
the cottage was homey and comfortable
we brought a window fan with us which immensely helped keep the bedroom cool in the evening
the cottage is extremely well equipped and very comfortable
very clean and comfortable
very clean and slept wonderfully
nice clean and quiet place to stay
this was a clean and comfortable cottage
the cottage is clean and well appointed
the owner showed that she cared about the renters
lianne was a great host
great hosts and we’d highly recommend staying here
lianne was a great host and was very quick to respond and readily available
lianne and family were super helpful and responded to our questions very quickly
fabulous location; close to n
great location to be out of town but close enough to local attractions
ideal location for a holiday on pei
it was the perfect location for what we needed
you are still close to the local attractions like sandspit and cavendish
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13. Charming cottage overlooking the sea

Located in Stratford which is less than a 10 minutes’ drive to the heart of downtown Charlottetown, this cottage provides access to all local amenities. With two bedrooms that have queen beds and one bath, it accommodates four people. Making it one of the most sought-after PEI cottage rentals is its patio that opens up to views of the sea. You can enjoy watching the beautiful sunset, lush vegetation, lupins and strawberry fields. It features an elegant fully equipped kitchen, a laptop friendly workspace, WiFi and satellite TV. Keep fit for free at Stratford Recreation Center that is within five minutes’ drive. Other attractions nearby include Tea Hill Park and Beach.

Lupins by the Sea
Stratford, Prince Edward Island, Canada
107 reviews
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was easy to connect with as well
the view from the dining room was nice and there is an outdoor sitting as well
it has everything you need loved the wrap around patio kitchen and living space
called valerie when we arrived with question about tv very helpful and welcoming
both beds were very comfortable and the large shower head was high enough to accommodate my 6 ft
nice place clean and homey
very clean and new appearing
it is clean and well kept
well appointed clean and convenient
the house was very clean and comfortable
valerie was very responsive to our questions
valerie is a good host
valerie was a great host
valerie was a very welcoming and helpful host
valerie is a very nice and friendly host
great location just outside charlottetown literally a few minutes to downtown
the location is a lovely setting close to the beach
the location was great for us - easy drive to charlottetown
you can walk from the house to a lovely park on the water
quiet comfortable and close to the beach
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Let us go to the beach

Will all these amazing beachfront cottages, plan a vacation to Prince Edward Island and explore the island without having to go far to experience the pleasures of beach life. Whether you’re looking for unique Airbnb vacation rentals on Prince Edward Island or beachside cottages, we have you covered! Our selection of properties will provide comfort away from home.

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