Sleeps 6-8, WIFI,Satellite TV, Beautiful Sunrises, Flat Property, Walk-In Entry, 36 ft dock, Fire Pit, Child/Elderly Friendly, Excellent boating and fishing, Pet Friendly
Deer Bay Hideaway is a classic,cozy,and beautiful 3bedroom rental cottage located on Lower Buckhorn Lake, Deer Bay in the Kawarthas. The cottage is conveniently located just 5km outside of the village of Buckhorn, and Lock 31 on the Trent Severn Waterway. For boaters, there is a pay-per-use boat launch at Bay View Resort. From the cottage, you can navigate northwest by boat to Buckhorn or continue west through Lock 31 into Upper Buckhorn and travel to Pigeon Lake and Bobcaygeon or to Bridge North on Chemong Lake. Navigating eastward from the cottage will take you to Burleigh Falls and Lock 30 east into Stoney Lake.
To celebrate Canadas 150th birthday the 2017 Seasonal Lockage Permit is free! The permit is valid for the entire navigation season, and provides passage for your recreational vessel through any number of Parks Canada's lock systems, at all National Historic Canals across Canada: Locations in ON:Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic
Deer Bay Hideaway is quiet and peaceful. If youre looking for that perfect place to relax and de-stress, then our cottage is the place for you. It has that perfect nostalgic feel of what a cottage should be, warm and cozy, featuring a warm amber glow of knotty pine throughout. We have a beautiful picture window, with two comfortable rockers, that overlook the lake, perfect for watching a misty morning sunrise, while sipping a hot cup of joe.
Dont worry we have a nice pair of binoculars you can use to see all of the great wildlife on the bay including Loons, Herons, and Osprey. Night time at the cottage is just awesome,if youre lucky enough to be visiting during a full moon you will be sure to see the Moon rise over Deer bay an incredible site. If the moon is in its dark phase, make sure to head outside and see the Milky Way.
The fully equipped roomy kitchen features a center island 4 burners electric cooktop, a built-in oven, and double kitchen sink for easy meal preparation and cleanup. The cozy dining room features a solid maple table with six chairs, enclosed on three sides with the soothing warmth of the honey coloured knotty pine walls, and illuminated with a centrally positioned, six globe wagon wheel light fixture.
The focal point of the main living room that is centrally located between the kitchen and dining areas, features a floor to ceiling rustic brick fireplace where you can relax and watch TV, listen to music, or read as you settle into on one of the soft comfortable sofas.
Master bedroom: Queen + 3 piece ensuite
2nd Bedroom: Queen
3rd Bedroom: 2 Twins
Queen blow up mattress available
2 Bathrooms: 1 x 4 piece & 1 x 2 piece
Open Concept Kitchen and Living Room
Cottage Water: Well & Potable
3 parking spots
Flat Property, child friendly & elderly friendlyWheelchair accessible, ramp leading up to cottage
36 ft. dock Depth water at the end of the dock: 3 4 ft. Cottage deck: 14 x 32.5
Dock deck: 12 x 12
Waterfront 100 ft.
Weeds cut/maintained in swimming area around the dock … weedy beyond dock area.
Walk in sandy entry, gradual muddy bottom
- Water shoes are recommended
- Play areas for children
Unobstructed 100 ft. water view of Deer BayFairly privateAluminum fishing boat (12-5HP - $375/wk)Cottage Faces: South East
Region: Kawartha Lakes
Nearest Town: Buckhorn (5 km), Lakefield (19 km), Bobcaygeon (30 km), Fenelon Falls (48 km), Haliburton (76 km)
Nearest Large City: Peterborough (30 km)
Nearest City: Peterborough (28 km)
Nearest Hospital: Peterborough Hospital, Peterborough Regional Health Centre:
1 Hospital Dr, Peterborough, ON K9J 7C6 (33 km)
Body of Water: Lower Buckhorn Lake: Deer Bay
Nearest Boat Launch: Bay View Resort (1 km) Nearest Marina(s): Reach Harbour (4 km) ; Buckhorn Yacht Harbour (9 km) Nearest Beach: Sandy Beach (13 km)
The village of Buckhorn is only a short drive away and offers restaurants, art galleries, antique shops, convenience stores, a library, community centre, as well as Lock 31 where you can boat watch. There is a large grocery store (Foodland) and hardware store (Home Hardware) less than 10 minutes from the cottage. The area is a dream for lovers of the outdoors with ample opportunity for boating, hiking, biking, canoeing, fishing, and adventure. Did we mention that this area is also Bikers Paradise, some of the best roads in Ontario for motorcycle riding are just a few minutes away. The 507 which starts at Flynns turn, is just 10 minutes down the road, and is rated as one of the top 10 Roads to ride in all of Ontario. With so many options for exploration and enjoyment, you can make the most of your holiday in the Kawarthas!
Art Galleries Nearby: Gallery on the Lake (10 km) & Whetung Ojibwa Centre (14 km)
Parks and Conservation Areas:
Petroglyph Provincial Park (44 km) Warsaw Caves Conservation Area: (33 km) Wolf Island Provincial Park: (17 km)
Restaurants: CODY INN (Chinese Food) (10 min)
MAINSTREET LANDING (Pub Food) (10 min)
PIZZA ALLORO (10 min) Dont miss Country Bobs Chiptruck, one of the best burgers you will get in this area! (10 min)
Fine Dining: Old Bridge Inn (15 min) TREETOPS DINING ROOM (20 min)+ More