|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
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Rustic 3 season cottage for rent May to October located on Pencil Lake in the Kawartha Highlands Signature Park, just 2.5 hours from Toronto. Tranquil lake side seclusion surrounded by forest and all that nature has to offer. The cottage sits on a granite ridge, part of the Canadian Shield, which provides a picturesque view of Pencil Lake and the surrounding remote scenery. The setting is fully natural so don't expect manicured lawns, it's as nature made it.
Full access to the best off-road trail network in Ontario for hiking, camping, riding ATVs, dirt bikes & mountain bikes. Miles of Crown Land for hunting (WMU 60) or hiking. Provincial Park maintained canoe and kayak routes throughout the Kawartha Highlands Park and the surrounding lake systems.
Cell phone coverage can be questionable at times and there is no land line so it provides an escape from the city life but 911 emergency services are accessible.
3 Bedroom sleeps 6 comfortably, has additional pull-out bed in living room in case of unexpected guests. Running hot & cold indoor water with rustic outdoor shower and traditional out-house. Has most of the comforts of home, including;
Refrigerator & freezer, microwave oven, stove and conventional oven, Coffee Pot, Kettle, Crockpot,
Dishes and cutlery, cookware, large indoor and outdoor (on deck overlooking the water) dining tables,
wood stove insert, ceiling fans, flat screen TV with BlueRay/ DVD player/VHS VCR
Horseshoe pits, camp fire pit, propane fired smoker, charcoal BBQ, paddle boat, horse shoes and much more. Plenty of parking and space for boat trailers and other toys. You can rent a 14' aluminum boat with a 9.9 hp motor at an additional $250 per week.
The local area within a short drive provides Art Galleries, Arts & Craft Shops, Kawartha Winery, Buckhorn Observatory, Restaurants, Shopping, Video/DVD Rentals, Library, ATV Trails, Boat Rentals, Golf, Hiking, Marinas, Mountain Biking, Provincial Parks,Large 16â?? x 16â?? newer dock ideal for boating, swimming, fishing and watching beautiful sunsets over the water. The water is clean, clear and spring fed while the fishing is never disappointing with plenty of bass and lake trout. Boat launching is free and plenty of dock space for your boat. Large deck overlooking the lake easily accommodates a large group and outdoor dining for 6 comfortably.The rent is the amount advertised. In a few cases, HST must be added but not very many.
There will be a 4% administration charge added to the rent.
The security deposit is 50% of the rent not exceeding $1000, paid by certified cheque or money order. This is due 2 weeks before the start of your holiday. This deposit will not be cashed and will be returned to you as soon as all bills are settled â?? normally within a month after your rental period ends.
The security deposit will be used to pay any additional bills incurred during your cottage stay, eg., long distance phone; or to offset repair of extraordinary damage, eg., a broken window. If the cottage is not left as found, extra cleaning will be debited against your Security Deposit. Any bills will be fully revealed and discussed with you before anything is debited.
In addition, any bills not covered by the security deposit will be billed to you.
The reservation deposit is 30% of the rent and has to be received within a week of making your reservation to ensure the cottage is held for you.
Payment for the rent may be made by cheque or money order payable to Windrovers Cottage Rentals; or by Mastercard or Visa.
All payments shall be made in Canadian funds.
Service charges levied by the bank due to insufficient funds or payments not cleared will be billed to you.
Large 16â?? x 16â?? newer dock ideal for boating, swimming, fishing and watching beautiful sunsets over the water. The water is clean, clear and spring fed while the fishing is never disappointing with plenty of bass and lake trout. Boat launching is free and plenty of dock space for your boat. Large deck overlooking the lake easily accommodates a large group and outdoor dining for 6 comfortably.