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Linda S.

Buckhorn FUN Family Cottage Vacation!!

#426370 · Vacation Rental in , ,

3 Bedrooms
8 guests
1 Full Bathroom
Vacation Rental

Property Description

You're in LUCK!!

This FUN Family cottage is still available for bookings for this summer!

It's a fully equipped and very comfortable traditional cottage in the Kawarthas, on Lower Buckhorn Lake (Deer Bay). There are 3 lovely bedrooms with double beds, plus a sun room with a sofa bed. Sleeps 8. The well equipped kitchen has everything you need - just bring food! There is a new 3 piece bathroom (with a shower) off the combined dining and living room. There is good reception for cell phones. Wi-Fi is also available.

Outside, enjoy the cottage deck with a propane BBQ and patio set, or relax on the larger lakeside deck, while the kids amuse themselves! The lake has a nice, sandy bottom with shallow entry. The depth is still only 4 feet at the end of the dock. There is a swim raft, equipped with a slide farther out, in deeper water.

Lower Buckhorn Lake is a great lake to explore by kayak or canoe and has excellent fishing. We offer a stand up paddleboard, quad paddle boat, a tandem kayak, ride in kayak, several kids kayaks, and a large canoe to share (adult life jackets provided). Deer Bay is located between Locks 30 and 31 on the Trent Severn Waterway and is just right for waterskiing, wakeboarding and tubing, as well. You may dock your own boat, or boats can be rented at Bayview Resort, just down the lane, where there is a boat launch as well. Larger pleasure craft can be rented at Town & Country Marine, close by on Buckhorn Road.

Of course, in the evening, enjoy time spent by the campfire pit and watch the moon rise as its reflection dances right across the lake!

Just across the cottage lane is a woods with trails for hiking and biking. There is also a candy/tuck shop at the resort down the lane – a favorite trip for kids of all ages. Yes, they serve ice cream too!

We rent the cottage for full weeks only in July and August. Check in is Sunday after 2pm and checkout is the following Sunday by 11am.

Bedroom Description

Each of the 3 Bedrooms have a double bed. Beds have pillows and blankets, please bring your own sheets. Or arrange to use ours. The sunroom has a double pull-out couch. Pillows and blankets are supplied for this too.

Location Description

The Cottage is north of Lakefield, and just south of Buckhorn on Deer Bay (nice clear bay, off the Trent Servern channel).

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House Rules


Check In Time: 14:00
Check Out Time: 11:00
Max occupancy: 8

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Additional Information

The cottage is located on the west side of Deer Bay along a stretch of traditional cottages. Our own family cottage is right next door on the same property. We are there most weekends and for two or three weeks in the summer. We have three children and a mild mannered golden retriever dog. It is a family-oriented cottage. This is a community of cottage owners and guests that really enjoy being here and making the most of time at the Lake! This part of the bay is a wonderful place to relax and have fun. We are fortunate to have wonderful cottage neighbours. We often visit with our cottage neighbours and they will visit with us. That will include people walking across the cottage property between cottages. It can be a very sociable atmosphere at times, particularly on weekends. We or our neighbours often offer boat rides to guests to go for a tour of the lake, a “boat drop” or a “sunset run”. During the week it is often quieter, although this can vary from week to week. While it can be very relaxing, please do not mistake this for a quiet and secluded get away. Over the years many of our renters have enjoyed joining in and being part of the community. But feel free to just relax and enjoy being on and in the lake. This is a place where memories are made! We hope that you and your family enjoy your time here.

Rates

Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
7 Nights Minimum
Check in: Sunday Only
Check out: Sunday Only
$157 CAD - $1100 CAD $4000 CAD
July 1st week rate
07/05/17 - 07/09/17
2 Nights Minimum
$200 CAD - - -
Fall Rate
09/05/17 - 10/05/17
2 Nights Minimum
$200 CAD - $600 CAD $1800 CAD

Fee Name Tax Rate Fee Amount
Damage Deposit
NOT Collected with Booking
- $400 CAD
Flat Amount

Amenities

Attractions

Bay
Trails

Entertainment

Board Games
DVD Player
Wi-Fi
Stereo System

Kitchen

Dishes / Utensils
Fridge
Dining Room
Coffee Maker
Microwave
Stove
Toaster
Small Appliances
Freezer

Outdoors

Kayak
BBQ / Grill
Shallow Entry Beach
Patio Furniture
Water Trampoline
Canoe
Horseshoes
Hiking Trails
Fire Pit
Sandy Beach
Life Jackets
Water Slide
Bicycle
Paddle Boat

Additional Amenity Description

All rooms have ceiling fans. The kitchen includes a fridge, stove, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, dishes, glasses, pots & pans, utensils, etc. The kitchen also has a view of the waterfront (great for families). The cottage is equipped with a CD/Radio system, DVD player and, TV/VCR. There is good reception for cell phones. Wi-Fi is also available.

We offer a stand up paddleboard, quad paddle boat, a tandem kayak, ride in kayak, several kids kayaks, and a large canoe to share (adult life jackets provided). You may dock your own boat, or boats can be rented at Bayview Resort, just down the lane, where there is a boat launch as well.

Firewood can be purchased on property.

Just across the cottage lane is a woods with trails for hiking and biking. There is also a candy/tuck shop at the resort down the lane - Yes, they serve ice cream too!

There are several restaurants, art galleries, a winery, fruit and vegetable farms, and various stores (LCBO, grocery, general, pharmacy, bookstore and boutiques) within just a few kms.

Bring your own bed linens, towels, and toiletries. Or arrange for us to have these provided for you.

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Availability Calendar

January 2018

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Availability last updated Jan 19, 2018
Overall Rating
Comfort
Cleanliness
Condition

Very nice rustic cottage.


Quiet lake with plenty of water toys and good fishing too. Grat owners.

October 2017

Wonderful, relaxing stay!


“We had a wonderful, relaxing stay at this cottage. The cottage amenities and the surrounding area were as described in the listing. Linda and her husband were great hosts and went above and beyond to make our stay more enjoyable.” Posted by Oleg, a guest through Airbnb on July 4, 2017

July 2017

Owner Information

Booking Acceptance Rate
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