Description of Glamping Units
This renovated and spacious cottage is set on the shores of Lake Rice in Ontario. With all the modern amenities a 21st-century traveler could want, it is the perfect rental for families and groups to get away from it all and to enjoy a vacation filled with exciting activities. With access to the lake, a fitness center, and a spa, there is something for everyone in the group to enjoy.
There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms in the cottage. The bedrooms are comfortable and well furnished with plenty of storage. The bathrooms have a whirlpool tub, a shower, a washbasin, and towels are provided. Guests will also find toiletries in the bathrooms. This rental also boasts a corner Jacuzzi tub with space for two people.
There is a fully-equipped kitchen with all the cookware and utensils needed to prepare delicious home-cooked meals. With the grocery list provided, guests can have fresh produce delivered daily. The living room has comfortable furniture and an LCD television with a DVD player for a rainy day or a movie night in front of the wood burning fireplace. Guests also have access to unlimited Wi-Fi.
Outside, guests have a deck with furniture to sit out and enjoy the scenery. There is also a propane barbeque to cook up a delicious steak or hamburger. Guests have their own dock onto the lake. Here, they can sunbathe, fish, or just sit out and enjoy the peace and quiet of lakeside life. Read More
- Air conditioning
- Dining table
- Internet connection
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Lounge/Living room
- Private bathroom
- Private hot tub
- Queen-size bed
- Running water
- Tea kettle
The hosts have all bases covered when it comes to ensuring that guests have a relaxing and enjoyable stay. The rental has a full kitchen so guests can prepare their favorite meals in the privacy of their own cottage. There is a barbeque as well, so guests can grill steaks to perfection. With grocery lists provided in the cottage, guests can have fresh produce delivered on a daily basis. However, on a vacation, guests may decide they want a break from thinking about cooking, groceries, and of course, cleaning dishes. The site boasts two restaurants that have a varied menu and special packages for certain holidays such as Valentines Day, Christmas, and Wednesdays are dedicated to date nights.
The onsite spa has different packages on offer to cater for everyone's relaxation needs. There's even a package for men to go and enjoy the spa. Guests have access to Wi-Fi, the fitness center, and the on-site swimming pool. The hosts provide bed linens, bath towels, and firewood for the wood burning fireplace.
- Gym/Exercise room
- Indoor pool
- Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
- Meeting room
- Outdoor pool
Location + Surroundings
Set amongst the Kawartha Lakes, and nestled on the shores of Lake Rice, this unique rental is the perfect escape for groups and families to enjoy getting away from it all. With the tranquility of the lake, the activities available on site, and the surrounding countryside, guests will be able to leave the stresses and strains of day to day life behind them. Just over two hours away from the city of Kingston, the rental is less than an hour from Lake Ontario. The nearest international airport is Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport which is only about two hours from the site.
The nearby city of Peterborough has an array of museums, cultural exhibitions, indoor and outdoor galleries and theatres, Aboriginal heritage attractions, and historical sites, as well as an arts community. Artspace is one of Canada's oldest artist-run art centers. There is a gallery here which is open for visitors. The Peterborough Folk Festival was founded in 1989 by a collective of artists; this three-day August festival has supported a number of local and Canadian artists. Minutes from the rental, guests can visit the Bellmere Winds Golf Course for a round. Read More
The hosts have an abundance of space to cater for events. Companies can book the site for conferences, meetings, sports teams, and they have beautiful facilities for couples to tie the knot and create wonderful memories in the backdrop of this stunning location.
There are meal packages available that incorporate meals in the restaurants and groceries for cooking in the fully-equipped kitchen. Read More
- Bird watching
- Body treatments
- Cattle herding
- Children's program
- Feeding animals
- Horseback riding
- Kids Club
- Music festivals
- Paddle boarding
- Spa treatments
- Water sports
- Wildlife viewing
- Wine tasting
There is so much to do and see on the site itself, that guests may not even have time to explore further afield. Should parents want an afternoon to relax, there is a supervised kids club on site. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, kids can enjoy an afternoon of crafts, water games, beach fun, and so much more.
For no additional cost, guests can enjoy an array of activities. Swimming and a workout at the gym are both available, and guests can also try their hand at a new sport such as kayaking or stand-up paddle boarding. There are also some amazing options for those willing to pay a bit extra. The hosts can organize horse riding trails, fishing tours, and even air tours. These activities allow guests to discover the wilderness of Ontario in a unique way. Guests can rent motor boats for fishing trips on the lake. Bellmere Winds Golf Course provides great golf with spectacular views overlooking Rice Lake and is within walking distance from the cottage.
For a more cultural activity, the site hosts several different artistic options. Every Tuesday there is live music on the Boardwalk. There are also resident artists and sculptors who exhibit their work.
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.
Pets can be accommodated but guests must inquire with the hosts at the time of booking. There is an extra fee per day for four-legged friends to join the vacation.
While bath towels are provided, guests should bring their own beach towels.