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Romantic Cottage for 2 - The Sugar Shack

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Private dock, hot tub, outdoor and indoor fire place, perfect romantic cottage.

Why choose The Sugar Shack?

The Sugar Shack is a private adult cottage with it's own dock and beautiful lagoon perfect for enjoying the waterfront. The cottage was designed to be nestled in the forest. This very cozy 1-bedroom cottage has two floors. Enjoy your very own outdoor fireplace on the deck and private outdoor hot tub with mood lighting. We have a great entertainment system including unlimited access to tv and movies. It has a propane BBQ as well as an "Egg" for classic charcoal cooking. The perfect adult getaway!

Once you open the front door there is a real wood burning fireplace all prepared and ready for you to light. Sit back, relax and enjoy our 60 inch flat screen TV with surround sound. The kitchen is decked out with beautiful granite counter tops. Upstairs you enter into a country style tastefully designed open concept bedroom showcasing a roman bathtub perfect for 2. The roman bathtub and sink are in a beautiful modern Europian style. We also have a larger than life projection screen for tv and movie viewing - it will make you feel as if your apart of whatever you choose to watch! We have a private enclosed area just for the toilet. Also a glass sliding door that enters into the enclosed balcony which keeps you sheltered from rain or snow. The deck also as an additional dining area for a romantic outdoor dining experience. Relax in style with beautiful manicured landscape and woodland views. Our in-house entertainment is amazing! We offer unlimited access to movies and TV Shows for free. In addition our Wifi works on all 3 acres. So where ever you go you will be connected.

We offer an extended checkout time to all of our guests. You arrive at 4pm and can stay until 4pm on your checkout day to enjoy the beautiful docks and more relaxation time which could include tanning, enjoying water sports or hitting the trails on your very own snowmobile.

UFC Fighters Miesha Tate & Bryan Caraway said it best and they highly recommend our picture perfect cottage rentals: Miesha "This is the nicest place I have ever stayed at in Canada." Bryan "We have been all over the world and this is the best place we have ever been to."

Both cottages are 2.5 miles from the main highway on a gravel cottage road surrounded by lush woodlands. Each cottage is unique inside and out with manicured landscape, indoor and outdoor fireplaces, plush kitchens, AC and outdoor hot tubs. Perfect for honeymoons or power sport enthusiasts that want to go boating, ATVing and snowmobiling! Hit our Haliburton ATV and Snowmobile trails right from the cottages on OFSC Trail B103 and #9. Go around our lake with ten thousand acres of crown land surrounding our beautiful cottages. If you have toys and want to enjoy them then this is the perfect place to stay in Haliburton or Muskoka. Only a 15 minute car, ATV or snowmobile drive to the village.


The cottage must be left as you find it.

Absolutely no smoking inside the cottage.

Renters must clean the cottage before they leave.

We supply fresh linen and the beds are pre-made (by a professional cleaning company).

In the winter months, the cottage can only be accessed by 4 wheel drive or all wheel drive vehicle. If you do not have one, we offer a shuttle on check-in between 4pm-6:30pm and a shuttle on check-out at 11am.

Looking for Adventure?

You can make your getaway even better with a minimum 2 day Jet Ski, ATV or Snowmobile! Or Bring your own Jet Ski, ATV or Snowmobile. You have access to 1,700 km of ATV & Snowmobile trails right from our doorstep! Our adult only cottage rentals are on the OFSC Snowmobile and ATV trails that lead you through Haliburton Muskoka, Bancroft, Parry Sound, Whitney and Peterborough.

More Details

Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2018


Highlands East Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 4:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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Romantic Cottage for 2 - The Sugar Shack
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews

" The Loft" was the perfect switch

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I booked the 'Sugar Shack' for our 25th Wedding Anniversary in May. Due to some last minute troubles with the hot tub we were offered to stay at "The Loft' cottage on the same grounds. What a fantastic switch! It was better than we could dream of. Everything was perfect: the privacy, the cottage, the décor, the setting, etc. The cottage was set up with everything you would need for a nice romantic weekend away, all we had to do was bring food and drinks. We hope to return again soon and highly recommend this place to anyone wishing to get away.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this awesome review, we work very hard to keep our clients happy. Thanks to our professional cleaning staff and very respectful clients like your self you left the cottage spotless. We would love to have you back any time. I would like to thank you for you advice and you are to kind thank you again so much. Regards Dudley
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best most romantic place we've both ever been

  • 5 of 5

I shouldn't even give a review because then you will know about it lol

Sugar Shack is the most romantic, private, affordable couples getaway out there!!

we had an amazing time and will definitely be back

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great trip but I think vrbo site almost messed up trip

  • 4 of 5

We arrived and found several things “off” from what what was expected. We couldn’t get the surround to work, the oven didn’t work, the place was freezing, etc. We tried contacting the owner by phone and the number that was under “check in instructions” on the website was wrong and the guy said that he hasn’t worked for them in a while. After messaging on the vrbo website and we’re here for a few hours we got a set of “real check in instructions” that explained how everything worked, the oven dosent work etc... had we received these instructions before we arrived we wouldn’t have planned on using the stove, been able to use the surround sound right away, etc. So I believe if we only delt with the owner I would have rated This place 100 stars, this website information needs to be updated !

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing and cozy

  • 5 of 5

Very beautiful little cottage that is kept really clean and well maintained. Extremely happy with our stay and would definitely love to go again. Nice space and town to go and just get away from everything and relax.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful property in the BACK woods! Very romantic!

  • 4 of 5

Very lovely place. Perfect for a romantic getaway.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $389.47
Tax Rate 13.0%

The cottage must be left as you find it. Absolutely no smoking inside the cottage. Renters must clean the cottage before they leave. We supply fresh linen.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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