The Old Dairy Barn at Sandbanks offers you the option of renting:

  • The Hayloft , a premium 3 bedroom suite on the upper level. The Hayloft offers 2 bedrooms with queen poster beds and a third room with a queen bed and sofa, 2 large decks, shared 3-piece ensuite bathroom, powder room plus separate bathing room with shower and tub, large full-service kitchen with double wall ovens and gas range, dining area and huge living room with stone fireplace and baby grand piano.
  • Either the 2 bedroom Milking Parlour, The Creamery bachelor suite or both together as a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit on the ground level. Each of the 2 bedrooms in The Milking Parlour has a queen bed and a walkout to a patio along with a large 4 piece bathroom with jacuzzi tub, a full kitchen and an open concept living/dining room. The Creamery is a self-contained bachelor suite with a queen bed, kitchenette, dedicated patio and 3-piece bath.

The beach at Sandbanks Provincial Park is just a short walk away!

Summer rates are in effect from June 29 through August 31, 2019. Weekly rates (from Saturday to Saturday) are as follows:

  • The Creamery $790 + HST
  • The Milking Parlour $1390 + HST
  • The Milking Parlour + The Creamery $1800 + HST
  • The Hayloft $2150

Discounts may be available for longer duration stays and/or multiple unit rentals. Shorter term rentals are available outside the summer season, subject to a minimum 2 night stay. Please inquire at or on 613 403 1803 for specific pricing for the timing and duration of your stay.

Please note that the Dairy Barn's maximum capacity is 6 people in either of the 3 bedroom units, 4 people in the 2 bedroom unit and 2 people in the bachelor suite, including children. Additional charges of $40 per person per night and $20 per night for children under 6 will apply if capacity limits have been exceeded.

We accept payment by cash, cheque or online via Interac email money transfer. Should you wish to pay online via Interac email money transfer, please direct the funds transfer to Please note that personal cheques and email money transfers will only be accepted if payment is made in advance of your arrival date. In all other cases, payment by cash, bank draft or certified cheque will be required.

Reservations must be secured with a 50% non-refundable deposit within 7 days of booking. The balance of payment is due no later than two weeks prior to the check in date.

Please note that a security deposit is also required. For The Hayloft the deposit is $650, for the Milking Parlour it is $400 and for the Creamery it is $150 ($550 in total for the three bedrooms on the ground level). Please bring a cheque for the security deposit with you and provide it to us at check in. We will return your cheque to you when you depart, subject to the results of the checkout inspection.

Check In time is 3 PM and Check Out time is 11 AM.

For more local accommodation, please visit our website for Edge of East Lake Cottages. The two waterfront cottages are located a short distance away on Outlet Road and overlook East Lake. Access to Sandbanks Provincial Park is included.

HST # 77528 3862 RT0001