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Family and Pet-Friendly Cabin Rental with Canoe Access near Bonnechere Valley, Ontario

Golden Lake, Ontario (Canada)

Family and Pet-Friendly Cabin Rental with Canoe Access near Bonnechere Valley, Ontario

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4.6 6 Reviews

"Zac and Steph's property is a true nature lovers paradise! Perfect for anyone trying to get away from everyday business for a while to rejuvenate. Ex…"

Alexandra Gorski, guest in July 3, 2020.
Private Cabin
6 guests
Private Bathroom
Private Kitchen
Entire Cabin
Pets allowed

The best getaways in Ontario: valley rentals

Set on an escarpment overlooking Golden Lake, this cabin rental is located near Bonnechere Valley, Ontario, and can accommodate up to six adults and two children. Inside the cabin, guests will find two bedrooms, one bathroom --- no shower, a living room, and a kitchen. Each of the bedrooms is furnished with a single-over-double bunk bed set. There is also a couch and a floor mattress, on which guests can sleep in the living room. There is also an extra bedroom heater for winter guests.

In the living room, guests will also find a chair and a solar-powered television on which movies can be played through a USB drive. The bathroom contains an odorless composting flush toilet, and a sink with a vanity.

The kitchen comes with a solar-powered refrigerator/freezer, a propane stove and oven, an island with stool seating, cookware, a sink with running cold water, a coffee percolator pot, and cutting boards. Other amenities include a propane fireplace, indoor and outdoor solar lighting, a charging station, two flashlights, a first-aid kit, a lighter, and barbecue utensils. Sheets and pillows are provided, blankets are available as an add-on package, or guests can bring their own.

Outside, guests will find a deck, a campfire pit with log seating and a grate for cooking, a barbecue grill, a picnic table, a canoe with life jackets and paddles a 25 minute hike from the cabin, and a private trail that crosses a small wooden bridge and wraps around a spring-fed pond that provides a habitat for abundant wildlife and plant-life.

With the combination of the trails, the canoe, and the cabin's secluded, woodland, and lakeside setting, guests will thus be able to reconnect to the great outdoors and enjoy a peaceful, revitalizing getaway amid the natural splendor of the surrounding escarpment, Golden Lake, Bonnechere River Valley, and Ottawa Valley, an impressive Ontario valley.

Although the retreat is located in a remote area, guests will enjoy excellent cell phone coverage thanks to a cell tower that has been built on the property. The off-grid solar cabin has a cozy propane fireplace for guests to keep warm during a winter stay.

Sheets and pillows are provided. Guests can purchase extra blankets or a "Couples Package" or bring their own bedding. Other supplies and equipment for enjoying the great outdoors include a first-aid kit, a flashlight, a lighter, and see-through umbrellas.

Around the cabin site, guests will have access to a picnic area and a private fire pit as well as 30 kilometers (18.6 miles) of marked multi-use trails, one of which leads down to a quiet forest lake. Guests will also have access to a canoe with life jackets and paddles.

Please contact the hosts before booking, they have changed some of their policies due to the current situation to ensure social distance.

6 beds

  • 2 Double beds
  • single-bed 2 Twin/Single beds
  • 2 Bunk beds

Features and services

  • Heating
  • Fireplace
  • Ski-in/out access
  • Shuttle
  • barbecue Private Barbecue
  • Coffeemaker
  • Firewood
  • Private Kitchen
  • Front desk service

Hosted by Zac
98% positive feedback

  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: Within 1 day
  • Joined in 2018
  • More than 100 bookings

units 4 accommodations in Glamping Hub

4.6 - 6 Reviews

Accommodation rules

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM - 12:00 AM early check-in allowed additional charge
  • Check out: 12:00 PM late check-out allowed additional charge
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Events allowed
  • Open fires allowed
Pets are permitted.

Smoking is not allowed.

Children are welcome.

Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 24 hours
Flexible: You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.

Location and surroundings

Golden Lake, Ontario (Canada)

Detailed location provided after booking


  • Swimming
  • Hiking
  • Winter sports
  • Biking
  • kayak Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Climbing
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching

Around the cabin site, guests can go hiking, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing on 30 kilometers (18.6 miles) of forested trails. One of the trails leads down to a quiet forest lake, where guests can go canoeing, swimming, and fishing for smallmouth bass, northern pike, perch, and a variety of other fish. Hiking trails wind through different ecosystems and allow guests to experience what each has to offer with a variety of wildlife, geological features, and views.

Guests can go rafting and kayaking on the Bonnechere River, the Ottawa River, and the Madawaska River, with trips available through local outfitters such as RiverRun Rafting, Barry's Bay Outfitters, and the Madawaska Kanu Centre.

More opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors can be found at Algonquin Provincial Park, where guests will find a variety of trails for hiking and biking. Both the park and the cabin's surroundings provide prime spots for bird watching, with over 260 species of birds having had recorded sightings in the park.

To see fossils from the Ordovician period of the Paleozoic era, guests can visit the nearby Bonnechere Caves and Bonnechere Museum.

For golfing, guests can hit the links at the Homestead at Wolf Ridge Golf Course and the Whitetail Golf Club. For dining, guests will find options in the nearby towns of Golden Lake, Killaloe, and Barry's Bay.