The Hilltop Cottage is popular with our guests because it is ideal for a couple, a family with small children, or a small group of fishermen or other sports persons. One large bedroom contains a queen-sized bed and there are two sofa beds available. One of the features that our guests particularly enjoy is the large screened-in deck which offers a great view of the lake.
Features of the Hilltop include a good sized kitchen and living area. The Hilltop comes fully equipped with all required cooking utensils, implements, and appliances including a refrigerator, an electric stove, a microwave, toaster oven, and coffee maker as well as the usual pots, pans, dishes and bake ware. The large bathroom has a tub and shower. A television (Bell Express-Vu), DVD player and VCR are provided. A washer and dryer is located next to the kitchen area. Guests supply their own personal towels; all other kitchen towels and bed linens are supplied. Starter amounts of paper products such as toilet paper and paper towels are supplied. A propane BBQ is supplied.
The entire lodge area is an internet "Hot Spot" so bring your lap-tops and PDAs if you wish to keep in touch. Norcan Lake fishing is renowned as one of the best bass lakes for both Smallmouth and Largemouth bass in Southern Ontario, so be sure to bring your fishing gear. The lakefront cottages offer private, relaxing, upscale cottage vacations regardless of the size of your group.
Weekly rentals only during the Prime Season unless otherwise arranged.
Canonto Lodge is a resort of private upscale waterfront vacation cottages located on the northwest side of Norcan Lake in southern Ontario. Beautifully situated on acres of land overlooking the lake and with hundreds of feet of waterfront, ample dock space and a safe and sandy beach for the children. Canonto Lodge is truly a vacationer's paradise. A boat launch is just down the road.
Norcan Lake, located in southern Ontario, is just 60 miles west of Ottawa in the Calabogie area, and about a 4 1/2 hour drive from Toronto. Norcan Lake fishing is excellent, mainly bass, walleye and pike.
There are three waterfront vacation cottages available for rent on the Canonto Lodge property. Each of the private waterfront vacation cottages is separate and apart and all have beautiful views of the Norcan Lake and the surrounding Madawaska Highlands. You will find each of the waterfront vacation cottages to be unique, comfortable and clean.
For our guests that enjoy boating - please note that as of September 2009, boat operator certificates are required for all boat operators in Canada. This includes your own boat.
Guests supply their own towels and face cloths. For guests not travelling by vehicle, a towel service can be provided. Guests supply their own personal items. All bedding, linens and dish towels are provided.
Cottages are equipped with two picnic tables and two propane BBQs. Propane is supplied free of charge. If you run out of propane, please let us know and a full tank will be provided.
There is a communal fire pit on the front lawn between the Lodge and the Lake House for everyone's use. Firewood is provided.
A screened fish cleaning hut with lights and running water is located down by the lake in front of the Lake House for your use. Do not drink the water from the tap in the fish cleaning hut.
Groceries/Supplies/Restaurants/Services: In the village of Calabogie you will find an LCBO (beer, wine and liquor store), a post office, a hardware store, a grocery store and a convenience store, a pizzeria that delivers to Canonto Lodge, several restaurants (Shooter's, Polly's and the Peaks for example) and a bait shop at 11602 Lanark road (call Joe at