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One of a Kind Lakefront Compound Featured in Fine Homebuilding

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living room of main cottage, post and beam construction. Two couches there now

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Last updated: 01/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Bobs Lake cottage description

This is an amazing property!! The main cottage (3 bedrooms) was built for us in 1992 and was featured in Fine Home Building magazine. The builder wanted to build someone's dream cottage. We asked him to make it feel as if you are outside when you are inside. He put windows all around, including a second level of windows with 16 foot high ceilings in the main room. It looks like a pagoda.

It is also on the most beautiful lake I have ever seen. I discovered it when my oldest child was 3 and have been going back every summer for 28 years. After renting for over a decade, we bought land to build. Bobs Lake is one of Canada's largest wilderness lakes, with 400 miles of shoreline, yet many coves and islands throughout.

This property is on an island. We added a two bedroom guest cottage, and a very romantic adult tree house, with skylight, lead beveled glass front door, and a stained glass window. We also added a half size basketball court, lit at night.

It is a wonderful place for family gatherings because with three structures you can have the privacy you need and also the togetherness. We have lots to do, in addition to the lake, we have a ping pong table, a large punching bag and gloves, lots of board games and puzzles, and every spice you can imagine in the kitchen. My specialty is Indian cooking. The sunsets are amazing and so are the sunrises if you are up for them.

Keywords: lakefront, cottages, cabin, cabins, wilderness lake

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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 12-15

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bedroom 2

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              • Bedroom 3

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              • Bedroom 4

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              • Bedroom 5

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              • Bedroom 6

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              • Convertible bed(s)

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              • Queen size Beds (4) 2 in main cottage; 1 in guest cottage second floor bedroom, and 1 in tree house. Double Beds (2) main cottage and also fouton couch in guest cottage, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) futon couch in guest cottage living room, Bunk Beds (2) in bedroom in main cottage and in small bedroom in guest cottage...moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • basketball court, lit at night

                  Entertainment

                  • CD Player
                  • Ping Pong Table

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Duty Free Shops
                  • Festivals
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beachfront:

                    sandy beach by lake right there...moreless

                  • Lakefront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 14 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    in bedroom of guest cottage...moreless

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Stove

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen:

                    everything you could want...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Kayak / Canoe
                  • Outdoor Grill
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Spring
                  May 1 - Jun 18, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $675
                  $1,950
                  High
                  Jun 19 - Sep 8, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $875
                  $2,850

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • cleaning $150 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                  • Pet Fee $100
                  • Tax Rate 13%

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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 01/27/2015
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                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  50 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  kingston, ON
                  30 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Westport, ON
                  20 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Verona
                  50 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  kingston, ON
                  40 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  401
                  30 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Westport
                  0.01 Kilometres
                  Nearest Beach
                  right there

                  Car: Necessary

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1992

                  About the owner: I am a psychologist who fell in love with a Canadian wilderness lake, and made it into a business for my retirement.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Links to more information:

                   

                  Photos

                  • living room of main cottage, post and beam construction. Two couches there now

                    living room of main cottage, post and beam construction. Two couches there now

                  • half size basketball court, with mural, lit at night

                    half size basketball court, with mural, lit at night

                  • Typical meal at Badour

                    Typical meal at Badour

                  • the guest cottage

                    the guest cottage

                  • guest cottage second floor bedroom

                    guest cottage second floor bedroom

                  • exterior bathroom

                    exterior bathroom

                  • Rocky jumping off our dock

                    Rocky jumping off our dock

                  • airconditioned guest cottage bedroom leads to covered balcony with lake view

                    airconditioned guest cottage bedroom leads to covered balcony with lake view

                  • the main cottage

                    the main cottage

                  • the adult tree house- has skylight too!

                    the adult tree house- has skylight too!

                  • our view

                    our view

                  • guest cottage to the left, main cottage on the right, and the waterfront

                    guest cottage to the left, main cottage on the right, and the waterfront

                  VRBO #290950

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, January 29, 2015

                  $675 - $875 per night (USD)
                  Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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                  • Sleeps
                    15
                  • Bedrooms
                    6
                  • Bathrooms
                    3
                  • Property type
                    Cottage
                  • Reviews
                    2
                  Owner
                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within a few hours
                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 01/27/2015
                  Email owner

                  (215) 546-2379 (Pennsylvania, USA)

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