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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: 03/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property 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
  • Telephone:

    613 375 6555...moreless

  • 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
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 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 $650
Fri, Sat
$1,950

Changeover Day: Friday


Rates are based on 12 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

High
Jun 19 - Sep 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$875 $850
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,850

Changeover Day: Friday


Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • cleaning $150 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 13%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 03/30/2015
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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

  • guest cottage second floor bedroom

    guest cottage second floor bedroom

  • the main cottage

    the main cottage

  • the adult tree house- has skylight too!

    the adult tree house- has skylight too!

  • exterior bathroom

    exterior bathroom

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • outside the main cottage at night

    outside the main cottage at night

  • Main cottage, second floor bedroom

    Main cottage, second floor bedroom

  • view from top of steps

    view from top of steps

  • 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

  • Typical meal at Badour

    Typical meal at Badour

  • the guest cottage

    the guest cottage

  • 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

  • dining room

    dining room

  • 2 couches in living room

    2 couches in living room

  • adult tree house: queen bed, skylight, stain glass window

    adult tree house: queen bed, skylight, stain glass window

  • bathroom

    bathroom

VRBO #290950

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 03/30/2015
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(215) 546-2379 (Pennsylvania, USA)

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