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The Great Escape - Moore Falls, Ontario, Canada

#201821 · Cottage Rental in , ,

3 Bedrooms
8 guests
1 Full Bathroom
Cottage Rental

Property Description

A peaceful cottage in the Haliburton Highlands. Two bedrooms and a loft, and sleeps 8. A fantastic view with a canoe and rowboat that is great for fishing. Plenty of water amenities for children and adults alike. Wood burning stove and furnace, and fully winterized. This beautiful cottage has a screened in sunporch that everyone congregates too. Waterfront deck and dock that has an unobstructed view and vantage points of the lake and the loons. This chalet has an outdoor firepit, to sit near and watch the sunset. No weeds and plenty of fun...enjoy! Other amenities include a propane barbecue, a forested area, waterfront and a spectacular view. The kitchen has all the necessary appliances including a microwave, and the bathroom is a 3-piece.

Much Much More

Our cottage is fully winterized, so there is heat inside and out! We have a firepit and a furnace, so you will cozy and comfortable all the time. On 1 square acre of land with waterfront, you will feel the escape the city, without the long arduous drive. With a stove frigde/freezer, microwave and toaster you will have the amenities of home but enjoy a view and sounds you would not normally see or hear.

Bedroom Description

There are two bedrooms, both have double beds and the third room is large loft space with one double bed and 2 single beds. There are two pullout futons in the living room that turn into double beds if you require more sleeping space. The rooms are spacious with closets and dressers to store clothes. Additionally, there are blankets and pillows for your use that are continually cleaned. You will need to bring up your own linens and towels.

Location Description

The waterfront is wonderful because there are no weeds! A clean lake that is clear and rated a 5 out of 5 by the Natural Resouces Ministry, 200 metres of waterfront within the beauty of the Canadian Shield. Guided hikes, Haliburton wilderness, wildlife and waterfun abound in the region. Minden and Norland are close for shopping and family fun. Kawartha Dairy is ;iocated in most outlets but they have their flagship store in Minden, only 10 minutes North. Seadoos, boats, and snowmobiles are rentable in Minden and Norland to enjoy all what is to offer in this Haliburton oasis.

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House Rules

Check In Time: 16:00
Check Out Time: 10:00
Max occupancy: 8

No smoking
No parties or events
Not suitable for infants under 2
Primary renter must be 25 or older
Suitable for pets


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
2 Nights Minimum
Check in: Saturday Only
Check out: Saturday Only
$250 CAD $550 CAD $1350 CAD $5000 CAD
Fall//Winter/Spring Rate
11/25/17 - 06/29/18
2 Nights Minimum
$250 CAD $550 CAD $1150 CAD $4000 CAD
Summer Rates - Saturday to Saturday
06/30/18 - 09/01/18
7 Nights Minimum
- - $1350 CAD $5000 CAD

Fee Name Tax Rate Fee Amount
Pet Fee
- $100 CAD
Per Stay

Additional Rates & Fees Description

If the cottage is left in an unkempt condition, an additional $100 fee will apply, and a charge of $100 per pet over one will also apply.





Stereo System
DVD Player
Internet Access
Board Games


Pets Permitted


Dining Room
Coffee Maker
Dishes / Utensils
Small Appliances


Hiking Trails
Deck / Patio
Life Jackets
Patio Furniture
Beach Chairs
Fire Pit
BBQ / Grill
Parking Available

Availability Calendar

January 2018

  • Unavailable
  • Check In Available
  • Check Out Available
Availability last updated Jan 16, 2018
Overall Rating

Lovely cottage

The cottage was lovely and suited all our needs. Loved the screened porch. Fire pit was used several times. My only complaint would be the cleaning chart indicating allow 2 hours to clean the cottage before leaving. I have never had this request and have rented many times from VRBO. I would rather have been charged a minimal cleaning charge then th... Read More

October 2017

The owner left the following response...

I am glad you enjoyed your stay. We do have a cleaning service, it was available, my apologies for not informing you. I will make sure that you and other guests are aware way in advance of your stay. Hope to see you return to the Great Escape

Great family cottage

Loved jumping off the dock into deep clean water with no weeds in sight!!! We had a great time here

September 2017

Lovely cottage

My only complaint about our stay was the cleaning policy. Otherwise it was a nice relaxing family vacation.

July 2017

Great cottage with an even better property!

I booked this for an extended family four wheeling trip and was so happy with it. It was perfect for what we needed, had a beautiful property and prime location. The cottage was clean and comfortable and made us all feel like we were right at home. We were all adults, but think this would be a great spot for families as well. I know I am already... Read More

October 2016

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