Quaint Fishing Cottage(9 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-6)
Currently priced in American Currency. Please add 20% to listed price to estimate actual cost in Canadian currency. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Gorgeous Canadian sunsets, and lots of room for the kids to play!
This cottage is a very good value. Its a nice property and quaint cottage located on the west side of highway 15 there is a nature trail on the opposite side of the highway. You can kayak under the highway on Otter Creek to take an adventure into an everglade like winding waterway that goes on for about 1 kilometer with birds, beavers, turtles, large frogs, and many other creatures to observe.
Being next to highway 15 can cause road noise which many people get used to but some may find it undesirable. Since there is not a beach and the water depth does not get past 3 meters deep for about 100 meters from shore better swimming locations may be found using the kayaks or by renting a boat at lens cove in Portland.
Keywords: Cottage, Lake Front, Secluded
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Member since: 2011
- 1000 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Children Welcome:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Fiberglass shower with seat
- 2 fishing Kayaks are provided with 3 life jackets
- Satellite / Cable:
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View:
- Water View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
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My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $150
- Pet Fee $100
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Scotia Bank is in Smith Falls, Super WalMart, Canadian Tire and Independent Grocery are great places for food or any other items you might need. The Hospital is in Smith Falls which is 8 miles North of Cottage on Route 15.
The cottage is right off of highway 15 therefore some road noise should be expected. There are trees and bushes which provided about 80% visual privacy. The swimming may not be considered ideal by some due to weedy bottom I recommend taking the kayaks around to find your ideal swimming spot. Finding a cottage without neighbors is hard to find therefore I believe this out weighs the roads close proximity and less them optimal swimming.
Year Purchased: 1989
About the owner: My name is Bret Hartman and I'm the trustee for the property. This cottage is a fantastic place to have a great time with friends and family.
Why the Owner Chose Elgin, ON, Canada:
There are no neighbors to disrupt your privacy or good times. There are many places to visit for example historical Perth is a 15 minute drive. Portland and the Big Rideau is a 5 minute drive. Ottawa is about a 45 minute drive north. Driving to Ottawa is a great day trip where you can find anything your heart desires.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This Bay is a wildlife mecca. It's the best fishing on the lake hands down. The most experienced fisherman on the lake travel to this bay to do their fishing and you can cast a line right off the dock and kick back. The cottage is situated right off of highway 15 making traveling easy. Across the street is a hiking trail where you can observe the everglade-like nature preserve that is visible from our google map of the cottage.
- Primary: 3158821770 Trustee Bret Hartman
- Secondary: +1 6075911750 Trustee Jason Prentice
- Tertiary: +1 6077457505 Owner Harry Hartman
- Fax: +1 3152952526 efax no cover letter needed
Links to more information:
July sunset taken from the dock. The Lake is like bathwater this time of yr.
grill is slightly visible on left. table and chairs provided.
Front view of cottage
view from dock facing left. Public boat launch in the distance is convenient
another amazing sunset
Otter Creek running into the lake along left side of property.
trail out onto the dock
plenty of lawn for tents, parking, frisbee, etc
Smaller bedroom with Full Bed Lake View Window
Fire Pit & Grill next to lakes edge. Firewood is available
Cottage with 2 Fishing Kayaks provided at no cost with 3 life coats and paddles
side view of cottage. Queen bedroom has view of lake on opposite side
view of cottage from driveway
View looking to your right standing on the dock.
Water is about 5-6 feet deep at end of dock.
From water looking at dock. The cottage is hidden nicely
32' LED HD Flatscreen TV wall mounted with Star TV service
New fiberglass stand up shower with seat. Electric hot water heater
view of driveway and gate. Gate is nice for child and pet safety
Larger bedroom with Queen bed view of Lake from window at the side of the room
Queen Size Aerobed with internal pump inflates in seconds. This is the 3rd bed
Beautiful Large Mouth Bass caught this past September
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017
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