Quintessential 3 bedroom cottage on picturesque Baptiste lake in Bancroft. This property is ideal for relaxing, swimming, boating, fishing and creating lasting family memories. With shallow sandy water at the shore and deep clear water off the dock you can walk right in and still dock a large boat! This cottage has a great size boardwalk style dock with plenty of room to tie up all the toys. With a public boat launch just down the road getting the boat in the water is a breeze. There is a large deck at the cottage with a BBQ as well as an outdoor table and chairs to enjoy all your meals and a great fire pit for relaxing at the end of the day. With 3 bedrooms and approximately 1000 square feet of living space, there is plenty of room for the entire family. The living room is large with lots of seating and it offers great views out to the lake. This cottage comfortably sleeps 8 with two queen beds, one double bed and a set of single bunk beds. The master bedroom is spacious with a comfortable bed and lots of storage. The entire cottage was updated this year including a new kitchen, new bathroom with shower, new floors, trim and paint throughout! On the North side of the lake this property allows for great privacy and sunny afternoons. A short drive brings you right to the heart of beautiful Bancroft, which offers shopping, dining, golfing, parks and hiking. At just over 2.5 hours to the GTA it’s a quick and beautiful drive to start your perfect getaway! Parking for 4 vehicles plus room for more if they are 4 wheel drive. Baptiste lake is part of a 3 lake chain with approximately 36km of boating and some of the best fishing around. There is a large amount of ATV trails and snowmobile trails right at your doorstep that offer days and days of fun riding that will bring you back to this amazing cottage to relax by the fire for the night.
Stay with us in the winter months for some of the best snowmobiling around! the cottage is located directly on the OFSC trails which gives you access to thousands of great groomed trails right from the front door!
A great place for a group of riders to warm up by the fire and get a good comfortable sleep to prepare for the next day of adventure out on the trails!
In the winter months (Mid November to mid March) the property does not have running water, however there is a great outhouse as well as a water dispenser which is great for drinking, cleaning and cooking!
Parking in the winter months is not directly at the cottage door, however it is just a short walk of a few hundred feet, or a simple ride right to the front door on your sled from the bottom of the driveway or one of the many great parking areas close by!
All dishes/ cutlery Toaster
VCR with lots of classic movies
DVD player/ Movies
Single Kayak/Adult life jacket
Great cell reception
For the summer season, rentals are offered from Saturday to Saturday with a 7 night minimum. Please note this while booking your stay. Check in is at 4pm with check out at 11am. Discounts are offered for multi week rentals, And for fall and winter rentals.
Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or require more information.+ More