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Gorgeous Cedar 4 Bedroom cottage with spectacular waterfront location. Hot tub situated overlooking the lake...a fantastic place for stargazing. Other amenities include Foosball table, barbecue, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, dryer, Television, satellite, internet access, stereo, all linens, and towels, as well as starter supply of essential items such as propane, water, toilet paper, and soap.
Gorgeous waterfront location on incredibly beautiful Murphy's Bay on the Big Rideau. Spectacular fishing, swimming, and boating. Canoe, hot tub, foosball table provided. 4 Gorgeous bedrooms....moreless
Beautiful decks and lovely walkway to waterfront, Canoe, hottub, foosball table provided, as well as wood stove, firepit, horseshoes, volleyball, barbecue, propane, and all your appliances....moreless
Incredibly private location on a quiet road away from the noise and bustle of the city. One of the few places on earth where you cannot hear the traffic of any major highway. 80 acres of trails....moreless
Located near the tourist villages of Westport, Portland, Newboro with their wonderful country stores: The Village Green, Kilbornes, and many other lovely restaurants, art studios, and markets....moreless
Seasonal Rates are available! High Season rates start at $2000 a week plus HST.
Low Season weekend rates between $695-$895 depending on number of people.
Special weekday rates available off season
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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The Winking Rosebud Retreat is located on a very quiet and private country road only 15 minutes from the popular tourist destination of Westport and 10 minutes away from Newboro where the famous Kilbornes Country Store is located, a dream store for women looking for anything, especially shoes and boots!! 1.5 hours from Ottawa, 45 minutes from Kingston, 35 minutes from Brockville, 30 minutes from Perth, and equidistant from Toronto (3 hours) and Montreal (3 hours). Our proximity to these nearby community provides a rich source of services such as groceries, bakeries, country gift stores, liquor stores, fishing and tackle stores, and much much more.
The Winking Rosebud Cottage is situated on a spectacular waterfront property on Murphy's Bay with magnificent views of the the Big Rideau. The Big Rideau sits at the top of the Rideau Lakes forming part of the Rideau Canal System. The water is crystal clear with fantastic swimming, paddling, fishing, and other water sports. There is a private 40' dock with a 8' depth at the dock's end.
The Winking Rosebud Retreat Cottage is a beautifully appointed 4 bedroom four season Cottage gorgeously finished with cedar inside and out. There is a queen sized bed in each of two rooms and a lower double and upper single bunk in each of the other bedrooms. The full bathroom is tastefully decorated in cedar. There is also another half bathroom. All of your linens and towels are provided and everything is finished in luxury decor. Beautiful eat up bar, large dining room table, screened in Gazebo, foosball table, hot tub, wood stove, firepit, all your wood provided, incredible fishing, swimming and boating. Canoe provided. Very friendly owners who really care about you and will do everything to make you feel welcome and to ensure that your needs are taken care of. Always available to answer your questions and concerns.
Very close to wonderful tourist destinations of WEstport, Newboro, Portland, and a number of other small towns with local artisans and markets, excellent groceries and fresh produce, liquor stores, boutiques, bakeries, restaurants, pubs, and even a super little restaurant right on the waterfront. All five star reviews on this beautiful cottage, fully equipped with all your amenities and appliances. Gorgeous modern kitchen, with everything you need to create culinary magic. Barbecue, propane, and wood all provided. Wireless internet, foosball table, and hot tub........very private.
The Hot Tub is situated right on the deck with a spectacular view of the lake. There is nothing quite so magical as sitting in the Hot Tub under a star filled sky overlooking the lake at any time of the year. The Cottage is open concept with an sit-at kitchen bar, Talavera tiled kitchen counters, and comes fully equipped with microwave, dishwasher, fridge, and stove and all the amenities that you will need. There is also a propane barbecue on the deck with a table and chairs and a screened in Gazebo situated directly on the deck. There is also a sheltered fire pit with all your firewood provided.
The Cottage also has a beautiful Vermont Castings woodstove, a foosball table, a full sized laundry room with washing machine, dryer, and sink, one and a half bathrooms, DVD Player, CD Player, Stereo, Television, Wireless Internet, and Satellite.
The Winking Rosebud Retreat encompasses an incredibly beautiful 80 acre Private Wildlife Conservation area with trails meandering through forests of pine, elm, maple, cedar, ironwood, apple, oak, birch, and hemlock. The area is rich with flora and fauna. As such, it attracts an incredibly rich and diverse spectrum of birds, mammals, and amphibians. Loons, geese, blue herons, green herons, trumpeter swans, mallard and merganser ducks, hooded mergansers, pied-billed grebes, Caspian terns, ospreys, belted kingfishers, bald headed eagles, ruffed grouse and pileated woodpeckers frequent the waters edge. There are also lots of other wonderful visitors such as white tailed deer, grouse, coyotes, owls, porcupines, mink, rabbit, racoons, partridge, moose, muskrats, beavers, otters, turtles, Leopard frogs, and American bullfrogs. It's a nature lover's paradise!! The species of birds are simply too vast to list.
The Winking Rosebud Retreat has a common entrance way which branches out to the Winking Rosebud Retreat Main Lodge and to the Winking Rosebud Retreat Cottage. The Main Lodge and Guest Cottage are separated by 100 feet and a 14' high cedar hedge, each with its own private parking, private walkway's to the lake, private landings, and private docks. The Guest House has a 40' dock with a depth of 6' at the end, and the Main House has a 50' dock with a depth of 8' at the end.
All of your linens, standard sized towels, blankets, quilts, and pillows are provided.
Our Motto is 'Come as Guests, Leave as Friends.' We look forward to the opportunity of having you as our guests.