Amber Retreat Twillingate Newfoundland

Coastal tranquility in Iceberg Alley. (4 star Canada Select)

Amber Retreat first opened its doors in 2009 after being rebuilt as a modified traditional saltbox with coastal interior decor.  Set in quiet Lower Jenkins’ Cove in Durrell Twillingate, this is a place of peace and tranquility. It is the ideal romantic getaway or couples’ vacation for up to 4 people.

The exterior was designed by Philip Pratt who also designed The Rooms (provincial art gallery and museum) in St. John’s.


Amber Retreat has two large bedrooms with a queen-sized bed and en-suite bathroom each.  The bathrooms, in particular, resembles the perfect retreat: double bath tub or oversized shower. Downstairs is a half-bathroom.

Kitchen with all modern conveniences

Bright modern kitchen with all the amenities for a gourmet meal.

The property also includes:


  • Glass Top Stove
  • Fridge
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Kettle
  • Cutlery and kitchen utensils
  • Cookware
  • Basic grocery items:  spices, sugar, creamer, coffee, tea, oil, vinegar
    Amber Retreat library with fireplace, TV, DVD, Internet and cable.

    Kick back in the library by the fireplace with a book or a movie.

Living / Dining Room

  • Small dining room table and chairs
  • Couch, recliner chair and bench seating
  • iPod dock


  • Electric fireplace
  • High speed wireless Internet
  • TV/ DVD/ Cable
  • Books and DVD library
  • Telephone (incoming and local)
  • Couch, chair, coffee table and writing desk

    Queen sized bedroom at Amber Retreat with en suite bathroom and double tub

    Queen-sized bedroom with en suite bathroom with double bath tub.



  • High quality duvets, linens and bedding
  • Towels


  • Oversized decks around with deck chairs
  • Barbecue
  • Swing
  • Potato garden


Minimum 3 night booking.

Peak Season (May to September) :

  • $200 per night (based on up to 4-person occupancy)
  • $15 per additional guest (6 total maximum)
  • 7-day week rate: $1250.00

Shoulder Season (April and October):

  • $150 per night (based on up to 4-person occupancy)
  • $15 per additional guest (6 total maximum)
  • 7-day week rate: $950

Closed November to March.

The deck at Amber Retreat with its andirondack chairs

The deck is the perfect spot for morning coffee or evening sundowners. Listen to the birds in the rose bushes and enjoy the peacefuSeel Canadian landscape.

Refund Policy

  • Cancellation up to 60 days prior to arrival, 100% refund less $25 admin fee
  • Cancellation 59 to 7 days prior to arrival, 50% refund
  • Cancellation less than 7 days prior to arrival no refund

Terms & Conditions

  • Arrival time 3:30 p.m. earliest.  Notice of late arrival
  • Check-out time prior to 11:00 a.m.
  • No smoking
  • Smoke sanitation fee of $200 will be levied
  • No pets
  • Payment in full prior to arrival.  50% upon reservation and 50% 60 days prior to arrival

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