This newly renovated 3-bedroom cottage, with a direct view of the water, is well situated on a south exposure point on the desirable Lake of Bays, the second largest lake in the Muskoka region, just about 10 mins north of Baysville. It is great for families with children as the property is fairly level to the lake. There is a nice sand beach with shallow hard-packed sand bottom for excellent swimming in the crystal clear water. And the big and deep dock entry is good to dock your 20-26' boat. The dock is located at the south point with all day sun, from sunrise to sunset. The cottage is equipped with a big canoe, three kayaks and a paddleboat.
Inside the cottage, you will find a breathtaking interior with knotty pine walls and ceilings along with hardwood flooring throughout. The living area with large windows is very open, and centered around the floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace, with a big Muskoka pine dining table next to the corner windows for great views out to the lake. A large kitchen provides plenty of space to work when preparing meals for the family. All three bedrooms have wood decor and bunk beds. The mattresses and pillows are fairly new, of high quality, firm and comfortable. The view from the deck is perfect for enjoying time with your favourite beverage, chatting about the days' events or firing up the BBQ for the night's feast.
The big box stores, boutiques and restaurants in Huntsville or Bracebridge are just 20-mins away. There are several marinas on the lake provide boat rental and there are two boat launches nearby. Dorset and Baysvilles are known for their scenic settings as well as waterside cafes, ice cream stands, chocolatiers and great arts. Hiking and ATV trails are closed by.
Wrap up the evening by enjoying the lakeside fire pit, toasting marshmallows, with story-telling and campfire songs under the stars. This cottage is perfect for families looking for a cozy, charming, well-maintained place with lots of privacy and great fun.
$1,500 Damage Deposit is required to ensure the cottage is returned in good condition. The renter will send an INTERAC e-Transfer to the ly 60 days before the rental. The Damage Deposit will be returned by e-Transferred back to renter within 7 days after check out.
On the Southwest side Lake of Bays, between Baysville to the south and Dwight to the north. About a 20 minute drive to Huntsville, Bracebridge or Dorset. World class golf nearby at Bigwin Island, Grandview, North Granite Ridge and Deerhurst Highlands.
One large canoe, two beginner-friendly sit-in kayak, one kid sit on kayak and one paddle boat.
Public boat launch directions:
- The closest one: Lake of Bays Park on South Portage Road (1 km south of Jo Lee Pt Rd) or
- A much larger launch area: Intersection of South Portage Road and North Portage Road.
two hammock beds (single mattress on the wood frame) can be moved to the living area for children or youth, fully equipped kitchen, including:microwave, coffee machine and espresso machine, blender, convection oven, toaster oven. dining table (sitting for 6 people with 2 chairs & 2 long benches) (plus 4 additional folding chairs available), kid's table with stools/chairs. good cell phone reception (Bell is the BEST!). washer/dryer, electric baseboard heating, blankets/pillows (you need to bring your own bedding sheets, pillowcases, and towels), Bed Sheets and towels service available for a charge of $250. You need to request this service two weeks before your check-in. stone fireplace, TV / DVD, CD / Radio, DVD player, some board games, poker cards & chips, wood toys (some available indoors), rocking horse toy, deck, propane BBQ, outdoor furniture, 2 picnic tables ( for 12 people), outdoor fire pit, dock (two 20'x10' fixed & floating, attached by a 10'x7' ramp, good for up to 27" boat), swimming ladder on the dock, lifesaving pole(under the deck), lifebuoys at the dock or inside the shek, paddle boat (for 4), a large canoe, 3 kayaks (two sit-ins for beginners, one kid sit-on), life jackets (some, various sizes), some beach toys available, water source is the lake, water cooler (uses 3-5 gallon bottle) available, public boat launch nearby.
This reservation has a Strict cancellation policy - refunds will be issued up to 60 days prior to the check in date.
A 100% refund is provided for travellers cancelling at least 60 days before check-in. No refunds are provided for travellers cancelling less than 60 days prior to check-in. CanadaStays Booking Fees are non-refundable.
Our house rules: primary renter must be 25 or older, no smoking, no parties or events, no pets.
The renters must complete and sign the Application Form, Terms & Condition and Liability Waiver to confirm the reservation. The renter must pay $1,500CAD damage safety deposit. The Primary renter must provide a copy of driver's licence.
Only weekly rental available during the high demand season from the last weekend in June to the first long weekend in September). Check in and check out must be taken place on Saturday.
No Smoking! No Party! No Noise after 11 pm.
No pet allowed without the writing approval from the owner.
Addition two guests (under 18) will be allowed with previous written permission has been granted through the Owner.
Check-in is after 4 pm and check-out is before 11 am.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
Pillows and blankets are provided, but you must bring your own bedding sheets, pillowcases, towels and kitchen linens. Please do not sleep directly on the mattress/mattress-pad. You need to request the service at least two weeks before check-in).
You are expected to leave the cottage clean and tidy.
Please use only BLACK garbage bags and keep your waste secured and inside if possible and plan a trip to the dump midweek. When you leave, you'll need to take it ALL with you, so plan for that too, please. Please note that garbage left at the cottage will cost you the $25/bag minimum.