Enjoy a beautiful small Amish town centrally located in Southern Ontario Canada farmland with easy access to large centres like Kitchener, the famous Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Toronto, Buffalo and Niagara Falls. Enjoy beautiful gardens outside a spacious family home with a relaxing back-deck on a quiet court in small town Ontario.
We have a Cape Cod style house with 2,700 square feet of spacious living space including 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, back-deck with BBQ, piano room, finished basement with full entertainment digital TV and surround sound, high-speed internet and WII games along with fitness equipment (treadmill, stairmaster) and a spacious yard.
Our home has a very large kitchen with all modern conveniences, air conditioning and a fireplace.
Enjoy the space and friendliness of our home.
We are located on a quiet Court with no traffic, with a firepit, hammock and trellis in the back yard off the back deck – ideal for quiet, enjoyable evenings.
Milverton is a friendly town of 1,800 people with all the modern conveniences needed in town from a pub, pizza shop and grocery store for food, gym, ice rink and walking trail for exercise, variety store, library and mennonite thrift store for movies/books/conveniences, while being very close to larger cities like the internationally renowned Stratford (home of the Shakespeare Festival) 30 minutes away, Kitchener/Waterloo a city of 500,000 30 minutes away and Toronto 1.5 hours away. We are 2.5 hours to the world famous Niagara Falls and 2.5 hours to multiple border crossings to the United States (Buffalo and Detroit).
It's the perfect way to stay in a quiet small town while being based close to the Great Lakes, beaches, provincial parks and largest cities in Canada.
We are known as a friendly town and lots of the neighbours and our friends would be happy to help you find anything you are looking for while you enjoy your stay.
You can also enjoy learning about the Amish and Mennonite way of life as many of the surrounding farmland and neighbours are of Amish and Mennonite background, including many who still travel via horse and buggy and farm without electricity or tractors.
Jaret (dad), Patti (Mom), Josh (11) and Joy (9) are a happy family of four living in small town Ontario. Jaret runs a solar company (www.penguinpower.ca) and mom runs the local library (www.pertheastlibrary.on.ca). We have many friends in town who would be happy to help you find your way around our area and help you finds the things of most interest to you. We have a cat Sweets who generally lives outside for spring/summer/fall but does need to get inside to find a food bowl on occasion. Mom keeps us organized and neat and tidy and also organizes many day trips while we are traveling. We are a caring, responsible family. We would be pleased to connect to see if our plans mesh with your family plans.