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Balsam Lake-West Bay Cottage-6+ Bedrooms-Sleeps 20, Pet Friendly

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Front of cottage, view from lake. Upper and Lower Suites-2,600 s.f., large deck
Lakefront with dock-5 feet wide X 36 feet long
Beautiful Sunrise
Rear of cottage with driveway and lots of parking among trees
Front of cottage with firepit
The 'Sandbar', approximately 5 mins from the cottage where boaters hang out
Rear of cottage with driveway and lots of parking among trees
Upper Suite kitchen
Upper Suite living room with spiral staircase, Queen Sofa Bed, Double Futon Bed
Upper Suite Sun-room-Double Sofa Bed
Upper Suite full bathroom
Upper Suite Master Bedroom-King bed
Upper Suite Second Bedroom-Queen Bed
Upper Suite Third Bedroom-Double bed
Lower Suite-Kitchen
Lower Suite-Living Room-Double Sofa Bed and Double Futon-Type Couch/Bed
Lower Suite-1st Full Bathroom
Lower Suite 2nd Full Bathroom
Laundry
Lower Suite Master Bedroom-Queen Bed
Lower Suite Second Bedroom-Double Bed
Lower Suite Third Bedroom-Two Twin Beds
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Winter
Winter view of Balsam Lake
1 of 25Front of cottage, view from lake. Upper and Lower Suites-2,600 s.f., large deck
Overview
Cottage -
6 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 20
Kirkfield, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario
DESCRIPTION--WEST BAY COTTAGE:

WEST BAY COTTAGE: Fabulous, large four-season home/cottage situated only 1½ hours from Toronto on prestigious Balsam Lake with 100 Feet weed-free, sandy-bottomed swimming. Very scenic well treed lot in high demand upscale area. Excellent swimming, fishing and boating on the number one lake in the Kawarthas, popularly known as the 'new Muskokas of Ontario'. East exposure produces breathtaking sunrises.

Consists of two inter-connected suites, Upper and Lower, each having three bedrooms and all the necessities to comfortably sleep 8-10. Ideal for extended families or larger groups of up to 16-20 persons.

Conveniently situated 12 km and 24 km from the towns of Fenelon Falls and Lindsay respectively. Directly accessible to the famous, scenic Trent-Severn Waterway with its many locks and points of int...
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About the Owner, Christopher C
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 20 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2015
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
UPPER SUITE: Large Living Room, with vaulted beam ceiling and Napoleon propane fireplace with beautiful stone wall and hearth, opens out to three season dual entrance sunroom and two-tiered sundeck, all with panoramic lake views. Sunroom features large screened windows. Sundeck has its own patio furniture and propane BBQ.

Large fully equipped eat-in kitchen with ceramic floors, built-in dishwasher, smooth top stove, quality cookware, cutlery, appliances and much more. Ceiling fans throughout. Large capacity, stacked washer and dryer included.

Ceiling fans throughout, three bedrooms with lots of cupboard space, plus queen size sofa bed and double Futon couch/bed, easily accommodates 10.
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Listing #FKN5738090
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Cjbchev
Sarnia, Canada
2 reviews
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017
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The lake & yard were perfect for our needs. The house split into 2 suites with full kitchens in both was great. We were all disappointed we couldn't enjoy the view from the large window in upper living room (needs replacing). The mattresses should be updated. Our room downstairs was very musty (2 twins beds) & there was evidence of...

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Management response:

Hello Robert and family, Following your review we have carried out the following: 1) Purchased 5 quality mattresses etc. from Sleep Country as follows: 1 X Queen 2 X Double 2 X Twin 2 X Twin Box Springs 1 X King 2 inch mattress topper 2) Replaced the 74 inch X 80 inch Picture Window in Upper Suite living room....

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JohnAns99
Cambridge, Canada
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28 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016
3
people found this review helpful

Our entire family (18) spent a week at West Bay cottage. It was very clean, comfortable beds, fully equipped with everything you'd need. At first I thought that 2 kitchens was a waste of space, but it actually worked great to spread all the food and "stuff" you bring with you over two kitchens and to have two meal prep...

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carlosmac
Toronto
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
4
people found this review helpful

My friends and I rented the Birchwood cottage for 4 days/3 nights and had an amazing time. The cottage has great views of balsam lake and large deck facing the deck that was perfect for bbq and relaxing. All the rooms were clean and the beds were comfortable. The kitchen was well equipped and clean. Chris, the owner, was very...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (20)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Living Room Seats (20)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Pets allowed but must be cleaned up after.

No smoking inside the cottage or Upper Sunroom. Smoking is permitted outside but all butts etc must be cleaned up after.
Bathrooms
    3 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Super King
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
    4 Sofas
    2 Fulls
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
AU$569
CAD 549
AU$861
CAD 831
AU$3,981
CAD 3,844
10 Apr 2018 -
4 Jun 2018
Mid Season
3 nights
AU$517
CAD 499
AU$663
CAD 640
AU$3,616
CAD 3,492
5 Jun 2018 -
11 Sep 2018
High Season
3 nights
AU$569
CAD 549
AU$861
CAD 831
AU$3,981
CAD 3,844
12 Sep 2018 -
10 Oct 2018
Mid Season
3 nights
AU$517
CAD 499
AU$663
CAD 640
AU$3,616
CAD 3,492
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: AU$1,450 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
YEAR-ROUND COTTAGE RATES (CAD $): SLEEPS 16-20 COMFORTABLY
MINIMUM RENTAL PERIOD: July/August-One Week, Other Months- 3 Nights.
RATES FOR UP TO 16 GUESTS:

LOW SEASON JAN 02-MID APRIL & MID OCT-DEC 20 $3,033 PER WK
MID-SEASON MID APRIL-MID JUNE & MID SEPT-MID OCT $3,492 PER WK
HIGH-SEASON MID JUNE-MID SEPT $3,844 PER WK

3-Night Getaway Special (Weekends or Weeknights except July/Aug)
Low Season- $1,599
Mid-Season- $1,918
High Season- $2,493

4-Night Getaway Special (Weekends or Weeknights except July/Aug)
Low Season- $2,114
Mid-Season- $2,552
High Season- $3,193

FOR MORE THAN 16 GUESTS ABSOLUTE MAXIMUM IS 20 GUESTS
Children who have not yet attained the age of 2 years are free and not counted in the total number of guests.
For the 17th, 18TH, 19TH and 20th guest there is an...
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About the neighbourhood
Snowmobiling

Snowmobilers, our cottage is located within District 2 of the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs, Central Eastern Area Snowmobile Region. From the Kawarthas to the Land O Lakes, District 2 spans east to west from Plevna/Cloyne to Fenelon Falls/Lindsay and north to south from Bancroft to Highway 7.

District 2 is comprised of 8 Member Snowmobile Clubs that are dedicated to providing and maintaining a quality snowmobile trail network of over 2200 km.

These trails are sure to please all types of sledders. Day trippers can leisurely ride the trails, enjoy nature and replenish their energy for the trek back to the cottage at any the friendly restaurant locations conveniently located along the trails. Overnight riders can run many of the loops throughout the distric...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
LOWER SUITE: Scenic lake view from spacious Lining Room and large, open concept Kitchen.

Living Room opens onto furnished stone patio and fantastic view of large treed waterfront. Patio has own propane BBQ.

Two Bathrooms, one five-piece with double sinks and huge bathtub, the other full three-piece with large shower stall.

Large fully equipped eat-in kitchen with built-in dishwasher, lots of cupboards, quality cookware, cutlery, appliances and much more.

Three bedrooms with lots of cupboard space, plus double sofa bed and double Futon couch/bed all add up to comfortably accommodate 10.

Ceiling fans throughout and full Laundry Room which includes washer, dryer, built-in cupboards and wash tub.

Fully equipped suite includes potable (drinkable), treated, tested water supply, dishwash...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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