Overview of Bright and spacious home in historic town of Dundas.

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Property Grounds
TV, toys, books
TV, toys, books

4.7/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet Friendly
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue Grill

Explore the area

    Popular LocationTews Falls7 min drive
    Popular LocationWebster Falls7 min drive
    Popular LocationSpencer Gorge/Webster's Falls Conservation Area7 min drive
    AirportHamilton, ON (YHM-John C. Munro Hamilton Intl.)21 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6
1800 sq ft
Bedroom 1
2 twin/single beds
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed

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About this area


This vacation home is located in Hamilton. Griffin House National Historic Site and Whitehern Historic House & Garden National Historic Site are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include African Lion Safari and W. J. McCallion Planetarium. Traveling with kids? Consider Lazermania and Little Ray's Reptile Zoo. Fishing and swimming offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking and cycling nearby.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Tews Falls - 7 min drive
  • Webster Falls - 7 min drive
  • Spencer Gorge/Webster's Falls Conservation Area - 7 min drive
  • McMaster University - 10 min drive
  • Bruce Trail Conservancy - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Hamilton GO Centre - 18 min drive
  • AirportJohn C. Munro Hamilton Intl. Airport (YHM) - 21 min drive


  • India Village — 12 min walk
  • Bangkok Spoon — 14 min walk
  • Quatrefoil Restaurant — 14 min walk
  • Detour Cafe — 15 min walk
  • Collins Brewhouse — 15 min walk

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Bright and spacious home in historic town of Dundas.

Family-friendly vacation home in Hamilton with water park
Located in the heart of Dundas, our bright and spacious house boasts all the amenities you expect with initial breakfast items included. At the same time, live like a local by taking advantage of walking downtown for shopping and dinning.

Sonder House comes fully equipped with a king, queen and two twin sized beds, white cotton bed linens, luxurious towels and bath robes with complementary personal care products. The kitchen is fully equipped and includes first morning breakfast and snack items to use at your leisure. The deck off the main bedroom has seating, table, umbrella (in the summer) and gas barbecue.

Dundas is conveniently located half way (45 minutes) between Toronto and Niagara Falls. Only 5 minutes from McMaster University and Children's Hospital. The town itself is surrounded by a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve that features the 890km Bruce Trail and numerous waterfalls.
Downtown Dundas boasts Ontario's best cheese, chocolate, butcher and green grocer shops. Then there are the cafes, restaurants, pubs and the brewery! Cycle with the freewheel crew, take art lessons at the Dundas Valley School of Art and hike on the Bruce Trail. The neighbors are friendly and your host is happy to help you plan and book rentals and reservations.

From the outside, Sonder house looks like a small bungalow, but looks can be deceiving! It's actually a 3400 square foot home. 1600 square feet is the inlaw suite in which my family comfortably lives. It is completely separate with our own entrance. We have access to the back yard and spend a lot of time out there as I LOVE gardening. Our guests do not have access to this garden but have a large balcony off the main bedroom which is completely yours. Please let me know if you are a smoker and I will put ashtrays on this balcony.

My phone is always on.
Would you like a recommendation for a cafe? May I reserve you a table at one of the local restaurants? Can I pick up the bicycles you've rented so they are here when you arrive? Do you need my services as a Trail angel?
No texts means you are self contained and I will leave you to your adventures!
Let me know if you have run out of something and I will refill or wash what you need.
Garbage day is early Tuesday morning. All recycling, compost and garbage will be removed on Mondays if its a longer stay.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this vacation home offer coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas.
Recreational amenities at the vacation home include a water park.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Speaks English

Property amenities


  • WiFi available

Parking and transportation

  • Car recommended

Family friendly

  • Toys
  • Highchair
  • Children's games


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Paper towels
  • Spices
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Shampoo
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer
  • Soap

Living spaces

  • Dining room


  • TV
  • Books
  • Games

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Yard
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden


  • Near laundromat


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near a hospital
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Water park
  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Winery tours nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Ice skating nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Fishing nearby


  • Sleeps 6
  • Unit size: 1800 sq ft (167 sq m)



Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the property manager with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Long-term renters welcome

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Is Bright and spacious home in historic town of Dundas. pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at Bright and spacious home in historic town of Dundas.?
Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Bright and spacious home in historic town of Dundas.?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Bright and spacious home in historic town of Dundas. located?
This family-friendly Hamilton vacation home is within 2 mi (3 km) of Dundas Museum & Archives and Dundas Valley Conservation Area. McMaster University is 2.9 mi (4.6 km) away.
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Great place for families
Wonderful spacious main floor of house. This property is ideal for a family looking for lots of space to relax. Extremely clean, and many extras to make our stay more comfortable--everything from breakfast items to extra toiletries to the beautiful Christmas tree in the dining room. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here and would love to retun someday! Thank you again Leanne!

5/5 Excellent

Great place to visit Golden Horseshoe
This location is fantastic! The owner has created a spacious, comfortable and stylish place to stay. There is lots of space including a wonderful balcony off the back master bedroom. The owner is responsive, thoughtful and kind. She provided a 100 small little extras that made the experience so wonderful - from organic fruit and diary, choice of tea and coffee, extra toiletries, lots of pillows and towels, And a TV that is fully connected for any of your streaming services! The beds are very comfortable. The living spaces have lots of places to relax, chat and unwind. A truly wonderful place to stay. You definitely need a car for this property but as long as you have a car it is a great location to explore the Golden Horseshoe with Most amenities in the area within a 1 hour drive (give or take depending on traffic!!). The neighbourhood is lovely and very family friendly - ideal for a family travelling. This is a true Home away from home. Thank you Leanne for your willingness to agree to our special request. It was a lot to ask of you and I so appreciate all of your support! All in all a great weekend and a wonderful experience!!

4/5 Good

Ideal for our vacation
Good location for this vacation as we had some personal issues to attend to. Our hosts were very helpful and enjoyable to get on with, when we first arrived we were thinking of getting the essentials from the nearest grocery store but to our delight everything was already in the property. A very nice and thoughtful touch.

5/5 Excellent

Great stay
Nice owners Great location Great home

5/5 Excellent

The place was perfect for our family plenty of room to spread out place was super clean Leanne was a wonderful host

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