Island Oasis, Requires Boat; Perfect for Retirees, Paddler's Dream(3 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Three bedroom cottage with large deck and dock, perched on the lakeside.
Spend your days swimming, canoeing, and sipping lemonade in your Muskoka chair. Renter requires their own motor boat. Located near Footes Bay, this cottage has three bedrooms (one double bed, one queen bed, a triple bunk, and a pull-out couch in the living room). Kitchen has stove, microwave, toaster oven, fridge, dishwasher, and various small appliances. Bedrooms come complete with blankets, client provides bed linens and personal towels. The front deck has a picnic table and a patio table with two chairs.
The lake is visible from the 250 square foot deck, kitchen, and living room with a 180 degree view of the sunrise, neighbouring islands, and open water.
The same 180 degree view of the lake is also visible from the 900 square foot dock. Children and adults alike will love swimming, diving, and jumping from the dock into the deep clear waters of Lake Joseph.
Member since: 2012
- 700 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- One bathroom
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $149.84
Weekday special Sun at 6 p.m. through Thurs at 12 p.m. $900.00.
Boat rental available. Renters require proof of Pleasure Craft Operator's Card and Photo ID. $600.00 weekly.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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About the owner: We live and work in Toronto and cottage all summer with our children each year in Muskoka. Both of us grew up spending entire summers at a cottage lake (one of our families in Muskoka for 140 years; one in the Kawarthas for two generations) and have continued to spend each and every summer of our lives in cottage country. Both of us know and value the magic of country existence far from the hustle of city life, a peaceful getaway in earshot of the lapping waves on the dock. We take our visitors' satisfaction with their booking very seriously and strive to develop repeat clientele that come to get to know the place and return because they love it!
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Sunny days on the dock, soaking it in
View from deck to swim and sun dock below where you will spend your days!
Swim to Opposite Island--great with a swimmer and paddler alongside!
Lakeside park bench for solo contemplation
60s flower power!
Bedroom 1 from the hall
Bedroom 3: triple bunk for the kids
Woodburning fireplace for cool fall nights
View of deck and dock, both very close to each other a few steps apart.
View standing on the dock right on the lake, calling up for a fresh lemondade!
Swimming in the lake, deep clean diving water, all within view of the cottage
Local marina, Footes Bay sells light groceries, candy, newspaper, baked goods
Tree top view from the deck; dock in sight below.
Park your boat here or rent ours
View down the lake the other direction towards Footes Bay
Bedroom 1: double bed
Bedroom 2: Queen Bed, looks out sliding glass door
Newly installed bathroom--toilet, tub and shower, vanity and lots of storage
Living room surrounded on 2 sides by windows looking out to lake 15 feet away
The cottage land beside the cottage
Reflective place at day's end for a supper or a quiet book
View from the dining table inside cottage and near BBQ
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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