Sleeps 9, Beautiful Sunsets, Flat Property (gentle sloping), Walk In Entry, Private, Fire Pit, Child/Elderly Friendly, Great Swimming, Weed Free, WIFI (TBD), Pet Friendly (TBD)
Come and relax in this brand new, beautifully designed cottage on Balsam Lake. The grand room features soaring 16 foot vaulted ceilings and amazing west-facing panoramic views of the lake. There is plenty of seating, indoors and outside - whether you want to hang out in the open-concept family room, on relax on the expansive deck, or dock or around a cozy fire at night. The property offers a great mix of sunshine and shade from the mature trees that also give you privacy. 52 Smart TV & Blue-ray/DVD, some board games and playing cards are there for those rainy days/evening. The connected speaker system both indoors and outdoors provide rich full sound no matter where you are. There is an outdoor fire pit for those who enjoy campfires, laughter and conversation. The property boasts 100 of inviting natural shoreline, with step in entry, into a weed-free, hard-packed sand base on one of the best lakes in the Kawarthas.
Enjoy a refreshing drink sitting on the dock watching a windsurfer go by or simply soak in the quiet serenity that will make you forget you are only an hour and a half from Toronto. For those fishing enthusiasts, you may already know that the fishing on Balsam is excellent - bring up your rods and fish right off the dock! This space was designed to maximize comfort and relaxation of families - great sight lines for parents, ample green space for tossing around a Frisbee or setting up a friendly game of Badminton and even a sandbox for the little ones. If you are looking to sleep in late or enjoy an afternoon snooze you will appreciate the specially installed sound insulation between the floors that make the bedrooms quiet enough to hear a pin-drop. The open-concept chefs kitchen is fully equipped with plates, cutlery, pots and pans and most of the conveniences of home. We hope you will enjoy staying here as much as we do.
Region: Kawartha Lakes
Nearest Town: Fenelon Falls (13 km)
Nearest City: Peterborough (64 km)
Nearest Large City: Toronto (140 km)
Nearest Hospital: Peterborough (64 km)
Body of water: Balsam Lake
Nearest Ski Area: Devils Elbow (52 km)
Nearest Boat Launch: Nahma Lodge (4 minutes)
Nearest Marina(s): Pride Marina (Balsam Lake)
Nearest Beach: Fenelon Falls (12 minutes)
Nearest Golf Course: Byrnell Golf Club (12 minutes)
Bedroom 1: Queen
Bedroom 2: Double
Bedroom 3: 2 Twins
Bedroom 4: Double/Single Bunk Bed
2 Bathrooms: 1 x 3 pc. (shower, sink, toilet) & 1 x 4pc (tub, shower, sink, toilet)
Cottage Water: Well, potable bring own drinking water due to sulfur smell
4 Parking Spots
Flat Property-gentle sloping
Dock: 40 x 10 3 deep off dock
Deck: Large L shaped 35 x 10 & 25 x 10
100 of Waterfront
Good Swimming shallow for about 30
No Weeds in the swimming area
Walk-in entry: sandy & stony
Water shoes recommended
Play areas for children
On Balsam Lake there are 3 marinas, 2 located in Rosedale. There is the Balsam Lake Provincial park located on the north part of the lake along with a town call Coboconk at its most northern tip. Balsam is the highest altitude lake, part of the Trent-Severn waterway where many lakes are connected by a serious of locks. Balsam is a favourite stop amongst boaters due to its large size and good swimming.
Located about 12 km from the cottage is Fenelon Falls. Fenelon Falls is a tourist town surrounded by water as it is located between Cameron Lake and Sturgeon Lake. It has a marina, restaurants by the falls and locks where it is a good place to get ice-cream and watch the boats pass through.
In town there is a Sobeys, Tim Hortons, restaurants, Subway, various retail shops, a Beer store and LCBO.
Lindsay is the next closest town (approximately a 20 minute drive) and is much larger than Fenelon Falls. It has many restaurants, a small indoor shopping mall called Lindsay Square, 4 Tim Hortons, Loblaws, Valumart, Staples, Dollarama, McDonalds, Wendys, a Beer Store, LCBO.
RENTAL RATES & INFORMATION
Based on 9 people. $105/extra person. Maximum 12 people. $200 holding tank pump-out fee if more than 9 people.
Linens service (if requested): King/Queen/Double $25.00ea & Single $15.00ea & Towels $5.00ea
Cleaning service (if requested): $150
A 50% deposit is due to confirm rental dates at time of booking (preferred method is Interac e-Transfer).
Outstanding balance + $1000.00 damage deposit is due 28 days (4 weeks) prior to checking in.
The damage deposit will be returned to you by Interac e-Transfer upon check out or once the cottage and property have been inspected by the owner or his designate (within 7 business days).
AVAILABILITY & BOOKING INQUIRY
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