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Sandy Beach, Cathedral, Hardwood, Hot Tub/Swim Pool, Near Awenda Park

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Lakeview Cottage, nestled between lake and trees

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Last updated: 07/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:6-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our cottage is a new location/renovation so all reviews are from the old location, on the same lake... No cats in this cottage now!
We have a wonderful spacious cottage, cathedral ceilings, with all the comforts of home: private outdoor hot tub, warm quiet swimmable lake + sandy beach across the lane, indoor gas fireplace, gas line BBQ, fire pit, A/C, central vac, elegant new hardwood floors this season, TV, movies, library, full kitchen equipment, espresso maker, garden+ beach fire pits, hummingbirds, loons, owls, etc . Our cottage has 4 upper + 2 lower bedrooms, open plan great room/ kitchen living room, family room, games room, 2.5 bathrooms, Ping Pong table, Big wrap-around deck, kayak, float board, play room, board games, etc
We rent to quiet groups, maximum 10+6 but sorry, no animals in the house due to guest allergies.
Keywords: 4+1 Bedroom Cottage, Awenda Park, Georgian Bay, Chalet, cathedral ceilings, country house, guest house, lakeview retreat, sandy beach, kayaking, hot tub, yoga retreats, group holiday, family holiday, winter holiday, ski-do, skiing, ice fishing, skating, sports, hiking, lake activities, photography, trees, wilderness, Awenda provincial Park, biking, etc
We have very few bugs, too!

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    please bring mattress /cover if child has ever wet the bed. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    strict non-smoking policy....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Not suitable for pets, since our new hardwood floors scratch very easily, and other renters have allergies. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 2-16

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 baby crib

    120 sq ft. -Walk out deck and shared bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Walk out to sun deck, private bath adjacent...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Sleigh bed, shared bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen

    lower level queen bed with divider wall for privacy....moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib, 1 bunk bed

    Lower level, shared bath, window...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Shared bathroom, TV room- upstairs...moreless

  • king sized beds (2), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Single Beds (3), Baby Cribs (2), Sleep Sofa (2), space for additional. (-bring your own air mattress)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Master bath off king sized bedroom ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    toilet, sink, laundry machines ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Art Gallery in house, spa feel to the cottage, hardwood throughout, hot tub, hummingbirds on deck, trees, lawn area, loons in the lake. We are adjacent to Awenda Provincial Park-hiking and x-country ski trails, snow mobile trails at the door, pristine sandy beaches on Georgian Bay, etc. small kayak, bike trails, neighbour offers professional hot stone massage services, (book ahead), in-house evening yoga or hot stone yoga- can be booked ahead....moreless

Entertainment

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Sandy beach, just across our lane, can be seen from the windows of the cottage. ...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    shared beach front, across the lane, soft sandy beach and clean water. Lovely swimming. Fire pit at beach....moreless

  • Lake View:

    Beautiful Farlain Lake, quiet and serene, with loons and herons, hummingbirds at the window, Also, 3 minutes away is Awenda Provincial Park on Georgian Bay, stunning sunsets and golden sand beaches...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Shared lakefront beach, swimmable sand-bottomed golden beach, shallow swimming area, fire pit on the beach, across the lane....moreless

  • Rural:

    The birds are the noisiest thing around, lovely peaceful region with forest.. but just 7 minutes to town! ...moreless

  • Ski-In:

    Road access is year round to the cottage, but cross country ski trails are all around the cottage, lake, and provincial park in winter time!...moreless

  • Water View:

    Our beach(Lake Farlain) is across the lane in front of the cottage, at our dead end cul de sac, year-round wonderful views, walks, etc. The sun sparkles off the lake in the mornings....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    seats 6 at table, and 4 at counter with stools. Spare chairs available. Summer outdoor dining table seats 6 plus 4 on bench....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    small dryer for urgent needs only. Hanging racks for air drying -preferred, in season....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    gas, in main room....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    ping pong table, kayak, lawn, snow shoes, toboggan, etc....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    indoor gas fireplace...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    second drive for extra vehicles in summer. ...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    no motor boat docking on our lake, but Georgian Bay is just around the corner. Canoes/kayaks are fine at our shared beach....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    small machine for urgent needs only. ...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Large outdoor firepit at the edge of the lake, and personal smaller one on our property in the garden. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Espresso maker, bodum. ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    coffee maker, microwave, gas stove, DELICIOUS fresh drinking water, all cooking utensils, set of 12 plates, glasses, cups, etc....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    blender, espresso maker, baking pans, etc....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    fully equipped kitchen with all utensils, espresso maker, baking equipment, etc...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    gas...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    basic food necessities: Leave something if you take something.. Replenish if something runs out....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    huge stainless, with ice maker...moreless

  • Stove:

    gas...moreless

  • Toaster:

    2-slice...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    wrap around deck access from 3 bedrooms and living room....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    huge wrap around deck....moreless

  • Golf:

    Great local golf courses just a few minutes drive away....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    slopes just 20 minutes down the highway (We are located between Horseshoe Valley and Mt. St Louis Moonstone, and x-country trails in Awenda Park, just 3 minutes away. Snowmobile trails at the door....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    floating devices, floating dock...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    lake is fresh-water, for all to swim and boat in. ...moreless

  • Heated Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 17 - Sep 10, 2016
6 night min stay

$2,125
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,932

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $386.40

Notes:

Smoking or damages to any part of the property or evidence of alcohol around/in the hot tub against safety regulations will result in loss of damage deposit. Damage deposit is full and complete. No partial damage fee refund.

10% booking fee not refundable if cancellation is necessary. (No refund after May 1st for summer rentals)

50% of total to book, 50% one week prior to arrival. Any rental cancellation will incur a 10% booking fee charge. Cancellation after May 1 for any summer season booking and then no refund available.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 07/02/2016
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Location

15 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Penetanguishene (or lake landing option)
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Penetanguishene
20 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Penetanguishene ferry around the islands
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Penetanguishene
80 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Barrie Go train
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
#93. to the 401.
15 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Penetanguishene
30 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Horseshoe Valley Resort
20 Metres
Nearest Beach
ours

Car: Necessary

Perfect for winter or summer retreats, -yoga, writers, groups, hot tub, skiing weekends, social gatherings, corporate events, etc - beach barbeques, forest hikes, wilderness, wetland photography, birding, cross country skiing, down hill skiing, hikes, biking, snow mobile trails, ski trails, writing, peaceful escapes, winter/summer activities, fresh air, photography, etc.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We live in Georgian Bay - part time at the cottage, so it's fully furnished and has all the comforts of home! I'm an artist, so the cottage is my art gallery as well. We love sharing our space with people who want to enjoy the quiet of the country holiday, weekend get-aways with hot tub, beach, wildlife, Georgian Bay, since we appreciate the same when we are here.

Why the Owner Chose Tiny, ON, Canada:
*2 hours drive from Toronto *retreat cottage *Sleeps 16 * sandy beach * hot tub year round * luxuries of home * newly renovated * spacious, bright, cathedral ceiling, hardwood floors in all rooms *AC, gas furnace, gas fireplace, gas line BBQ, fire pit *lawn, trees, privacy, large drive * on Farlain Lake, sandy shallow-access beach *kayak, float boards, canoe. *adjacent to Awenda Provincial Park, Georgian Bay. * Midland/Penetanguishene 10 mins. * Nearby(10 mins): Wye Marsh, St. Marie Among the Hurons, horse riding, coffee shops, movie theatre, Georgian Bay boat tours, boat rentals, Sailing, live theatre, Arts classes, Golf, Martyrs Shrine * 2 hours from Toronto to wilderness, loons, hummingbirds, forests, lakes, sunsets, starry skies, silence

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Wildlife, birds, trees, silence, escape and just 2 hours drive from Toronto- no stress! Lakeview Cottage is a wonderful place to relax and unwind, without giving up the comforts of home. We've made it cosy and convenient to stay here with the whole family, and the surrounding wilderness makes life make sense. Awenda Provincial Park is just around the corner, so you have easy access while you're visiting. Weekends are wonderful year-round, with skiing and snow mobile trails at the doorstep, and a hot tub to relax in after the fun! Swim in our quiet small lake, or go into Awenda (around the corner) and swim the Georgian Bay experience! Come for a relaxed weekend, see a festival, pick your own fruit, visit artists studios, shop antiques or garage sales, visit St. Marie Among the Hurons for their seasonal specials, photograph birds in Wye Marsh, visit the Martyr's shrine, relax on the beach, you name it, it's here, just 2 hours from the city! Year round wilderness haven -and town is just 10 minutes away if you're in the mood for a great coffee shop, delicious dinner out, 24 hour groceries, or a movie on a rainy day, -Penetanguishene or Midland have everything you'll need.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, (a few words in Greek and Arabic, Icelandic too)
 

Photos

  • Lakeview Cottage, nestled between lake and trees

    Lakeview Cottage, nestled between lake and trees

  • Great room, 780 sq ft of open concept living area

    Great room, 780 sq ft of open concept living area

  • Newly renovated fully equipped elegant kitchen with gas stove, espresso maker

    Newly renovated fully equipped elegant kitchen with gas stove, espresso maker

  • room #1 King sized bedroom, walk out deck, en suite bath, hardwood floors 2015

    room #1 King sized bedroom, walk out deck, en suite bath, hardwood floors 2015

  • Double room view #2

    Double room view #2

  • Queen bed room with walk out deck

    Queen bed room with walk out deck

  •  Bathroom, toilet, tub/shower.

    Bathroom, toilet, tub/shower.

  • Overlook the lake from the deck: 560 sq ft for outdoor dining for 10.

    Overlook the lake from the deck: 560 sq ft for outdoor dining for 10.

  • Our shared sandy beach, - great swimming, fire pit, across lane, great evenings!

    Our shared sandy beach, - great swimming, fire pit, across lane, great evenings!

  • Lake-view peaceful winter mornings on the bay.

    Lake-view peaceful winter mornings on the bay.

  • Hiking along the edge of Georgian Bay, just around the corner in Awenda Park

    Hiking along the edge of Georgian Bay, just around the corner in Awenda Park

  • Tranquil reading in the Great Room.

    Tranquil reading in the Great Room.

  • Elegant dining

    Elegant dining

  • large 560q ft. wrap-around deck outdoor family dining, yoga, etc

    large 560q ft. wrap-around deck outdoor family dining, yoga, etc

  • King sized bedroom, ensuite bath, walkout deck

    King sized bedroom, ensuite bath, walkout deck

  • room #2 Double bed, dresser, new pine floors, shared bath.

    room #2 Double bed, dresser, new pine floors, shared bath.

  • Queen bed room, shared bath, walkout deck

    Queen bed room, shared bath, walkout deck

  • room #4, 2 single beds, sleeper couch, walk out to hot tub, new pine floors

    room #4, 2 single beds, sleeper couch, walk out to hot tub, new pine floors

  • Table Tennis room:  for indoor activities

    Table Tennis room: for indoor activities

  • hummingbirds at your bedroom window!

    hummingbirds at your bedroom window!

  • Moonlight, stars, campfires by the lake, stars, all year round

    Moonlight, stars, campfires by the lake, stars, all year round

  • Walking on Water: Ice fishing/skidoo rental, skiing and snowshoeing on the lakes

    Walking on Water: Ice fishing/skidoo rental, skiing and snowshoeing on the lakes

  • Surrounded by water! Georgian Bay for big outings, Farlain Lake for kayak/swim

    Surrounded by water! Georgian Bay for big outings, Farlain Lake for kayak/swim

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Wednesday, August 17, 2016

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