Family-Friendly Lakefront Cottage Rental near Georgian Bay in Canada

Whitestone, Ontario (Canada)

Family-Friendly Lakefront Cottage Rental near Georgian Bay in Canada

Cottages
1 unit
10 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
Pets allowed

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
  • Private Barbecue
This family-friendly lakefront cottage rental has a private dock on the shores of Fairholme Lake, also just minutes away from the great Lake Huron in Canada. Able to accommodate up to 10 guests comfortably, this cottage boasts two updated full bathrooms and three bedrooms with two single-size beds, two double-size beds, and two queen-size beds.

The main floor features the kitchen, dining, and living areas, all finished with lovely wooden walls, high ceiling, and amazing lake views. The spacious kitchen area includes everything that guests would need to prepare and enjoy meals throughout their stay. All major appliances, as well as cooking utensils, cutlery, and dishes, can be found in the kitchen. Guests can gather around and enjoy their meals at the dining room table that is large enough to fit eight guests. After dinner, guests can put their feet up in the living area and relax in front of the wood burning stove while watching a film.

Guests will be blown away by the views of the lake from the back porch, as well as the private dock that sits directly on the water. After enjoying a meal fresh off of the barbecue, guests can go for a refreshing swim or take out the canoe and explore the glistening Canadian lake.

Accommodation Features

  • Hot water potable
  • Towels additional charge
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Cell service
  • Telephone
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water potable
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • 2 Queen-size bed
  • 2 Double bed
  • Golf course
  • 2 Bunk bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Garden
  • Fridge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Microwave
  • Private Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Dishwasher
  • Dining room
  • Sun room
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • Iron
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Movie library
  • Dining table
  • Dryer
  • Linens and pillows additional charge
  • 1 Half-bath
  • Tea kettle
  • 2 Twin/Single bed
  • Fire pit
  • Satellite/Cable
  • BR/DVD player
  • Docking station
  • Games
  • Sound system
  • Fan
  • Washing machine
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Private Barbecue
  • Fireplace
This lakefront property features many luxurious amenities that glampers look for when searching for an adventurous yet comfortable vacation. Equipped with a full kitchen, multiple televisions with satellite programming, and a fireplace, guests will feel comfortable and entertained their entire stay. Guests will have private use of the cottage during their stay.

Outside, guests can enjoy the views of the lake from the back deck with plenty of patio furniture and a propane grill. There is a private lake dock that guests can use to sunbathe, dive, and swim, as well as launch the canoe, paddle boat, and/or row boat that are available for guests throughout the duration of their stay.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
Entertainment
  • Shopping
  • Movie theater
  • Museums
  • Bowling
Situated just east of Parry Sound, this two-acre property lies in the wilderness of Whitestone, Ontario, Canada. Easily accessible from Route 124 by way of Hwy 400 or Hwy 11, this property is located just directly on the shores of Fairholme Lake in the midst of a black oak forest and situated on the Canadian Shield. About two and half hours north of Toronto, this property is located near many well-known Provincial Parks, such as Killbear Provincial Park, Oastler Lake Provincial, Massasauga Provincial Park, Algonquin Provincial Park, and French River Provincial Park.

Activities

General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Horseback riding
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports
  • Winter sports
  • ATV/Quads/4x4
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Whitewater rafting

Canada is a vast country, with many different landscapes from mid-Atlantic forests to arctic tundra terrains. The province of Ontario is home to amazing lakes, rolling hills, and endless wilderness. As the weather changes, visitors and locals alike can savor the change in seasons and the natural variety it brings.

Just two hours and 30 minutes north of Toronto and east of Parry Sound lies the property, which has direct lake access. Glampers who love water sports such as swimming, kayaking, canoeing, boating, water skiing, water tubing, rafting, and fishing. There are so many lakes and streams in this area that guests could visit a new body of water each day of their trip!

When glampers want a break from water sports, they can take a day trip to one of the nearby Provincial Parks (Killbear Provincial Park, Massasauga Provincial and Algonquin Park), where there are excellent trails for walking, hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. Canada is home to amazing native species of animals, birds, and flora, so enthusiasts will never have a dull moment while wandering through the wilderness. Autumn is an extra special time of year when the leaves change from green to vibrant red, yellow, and orange.

For adventure seekers, Bear Claw Tours is Canada's largest all-terrain vehicle (ATV) adventure company. All tours are between three to four hours in duration (half a day) and begin at the Bear Claw Tour Centre approximately seven kilometers (four miles) east of Parry Sound. All of the ATVs used by Bear Claw are brand new, fully automatic, four-wheel drive Hondas with power steering. Adventurers can ride either as a single (no experience necessary) or pair up with another person as a passenger.

Parry Sound is home to the famous hockey player Bobby Orr, guests can celebrate his life at the Bobby Orr Hall of Fame. Make a day of it in Parry Sound, and hop on the Island Queen Cruise for a spectacular tour of Georgian Bay. You might even have the chance to meet Bobby Orr's brother Donny Orr who works on Island Queen.

If golfing is your passion there is a nice selection of golf courses within a 20-minute drive: Ridge at Manitou (18-hole), Parry Sound Golf and Country Club (18-hole), Deer Run Golf Course, Sequin Valley Golf Club (18-hole, semi-private), and Ahmic Lake Golf Club (nine-hole).

The close towns of Mckellar and Dunchurch are great spots to stop to pick up some live bait for fishing or a quick stop at the General Store to grab some munchies.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Accesibility & Safety

Safety
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector
  • Alarm system

Cancellation policy

Thirty

You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.

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Additional Information

This property is pet-friendly; however, there is a two-pet maximum.

There is an optional cleaning fee of $125, an optional trash removal fee (per bag) of $50, and an optional laundry fee (per load) of $50.

The property has two external security cameras.

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