Quinte Quilters Guild
2016 Retreat - September 15, 16, 17, 18 -
Okay here it is, directions to the retreat site. I got the route from the east at exit 487 from Google Maps. My number is 613-921-0955 if you find you are having problems with the route, call me and we will find you :) If you notice something wrong with my instructions, let me know. Kathleen
795 Northumberland Heights Rd, Cobourg, ON K9A 4J8, Canada
Travel West along Hwy 2 (becomes King Street in Grafton) towards Grafton. Look for and turn right on Gully Road, continuing on until you go over Hwy 401 and to the bottom of the hill.
Turn left at the sign that indicates Massey Road (this is actually Gully Road) and then it becomes Danforth Road further on.
Travel approximately 2-3 km’s - you will come to Northumberland Heights Road on your right.
Go right and follow this road until you come to the Inn, which is up the hill on your right.
Google Map instructions
Take Hwy 401 to Exit 487 (County Road 23/Lyle Street exit) toward Centreton/Grafton
Continue on Edwardson Rd. (This road becomes W Road then Finley Road as you cross Massey Rd.)
Take Finley Rd to Hoskins Rd and go left.
Turn right on Danforth Road East. (Danforth will be on the Right and Gully Road on your Left).
Turn right on Northumberland Heights Road and continue until you see the Inn, which is up the hill on the right.
Coming from the West or East
(Directions from Northumberland Heights Resort website –- a little longer and some doubling back for those coming from the East)
Go South (turn right) on Hwy 45 (Division St) toward Cobourg East.
Take first left onto Densmore Road (it will turn into Danforth Road E. along the way, continue along this road until you go over Hwy 401).
Go North (turn left) on Northumberland Heights Road and continue until you go up the hill. We are on your right.
We can check in by 2PM if you are coming on Thursday.
We check out of our rooms around Noon on the Sunday.
We can stay in the sewing area until 5PM on the Sunday.
Bring cash or cheque for payment, credit cards and debit cards cost extra.
If you come in on Thursday and stay for 3 nights, cost is $405 plus 52.65 = $457.65 less your deposit of $50.00 = $407.65,
So if you are coming in for different time periods, use the $135.00 plus HST as your base.
Your sewing stuff, include lighting and extension cords in that group, wine and/or spirits if you drink it, chocolate, snacks. You can sew in your jammies, if you chose toJ.
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner are served in the dining area upstairs and will be buffet style. Gluten diets will be catered to.
There is a lovely patio to sit out on for hand sewing, eating and just general communing with nature. There are some walking trails as well. There is a large grass area for walking in if you just want to stretch your legs for a couple of minutes. Areas are available for smoking.
Cozy Quilts is not more than about 10 minutes away and Stitch Witch is located in Cobourg if you are looking for places for an afternoon jaunt.