AREA: Located on Stephens Bay in Bracebridge, Ontario Strawberry Lane offers total privacy, and easy access to amenities. Just a 12 minute drive from the heart of Bracebridge, guests can stock up on supplies or explore local shops and attractions without the hassle of a long drive.PROPERTY
Guests will find ample parking space upon arrival, as well as peace and privacy, courtesy of the surrounding woods. At the reverse side of the cottage guests will discover not only a truly breathtaking view, but a labyrinth of lush gardens and carefully laid stone steps that carve a path toward Stephens Bay. The cottage rests like a decoration on its heavily wooded hill, allowing for an excellent vantage point that overlooks the bay. Along the 220' of frontage, guests can make use of a double boat slip and covered deck. There is even a waterslide, for the young and young at heart.
During the day-light hours, the interior of the Strawberry Lane is flooded with natural light due to it's southern exposure. The tall cathedral ceilings and wide open-concept design bring a sense almost outdoorsy space to the great room. Its the warm, natural tones of the interior that really draw you in a provide a sense of coziness amidst the ample space.
The open floor-plan floors from room to room seamlessly. There is a total of three fireplaces inside the cottage, two of which are wood burning, while a third is gas. A grand stone fireplace brings the entire great room to a point, while a across the floor guests will find dining for eight by the light of another huge window. The kitchen, with which features bar-style seating and a marble topped island, also comes equipped with a gas stove, wine cooler and TV.
Beside the Great Room is another grand entertaining/TV room with a fireplace for conversation and a sitting area with large flatscreen.
The upper floor begins with a balcony overlooking the great room, with a birds eye view of the lower portion of the cottage and a view of the bay though the tall main floor window. The cottage boasts a full six bedrooms, two of which are master bedrooms complete with an accompanying balcony (with view of bay) and ensuite bathroom. In addition to the two ensuite bathrooms, there are three more full bathrooms in the cottage.
With so much natural light to fill this warm and cozy space, guests will likely forget they've settled below the cottages main floor. Comfortable furniture and a large ground level entrance, make this basement feel warm and welcoming. The perfect place for a cool afternoon nap, or a game of cards with family and friends.
Opposite the cottage resides the properties coach house. Inside and up the stairs, guests will find an extra bedroom and den area. The coach house really feels like a single extension of the cottage, similarly decorated with warm wooden tones, a luxurious bed and plenty of windows in both the den area and bedroom.
Bedroom 1 - Master King with ensuite and balcony.
Bedroom 2 - Master King with ensuite and balcony.
Bedroom 3 - Double bed
Bedroom 4 - Queen Bed
Bedroom 5 - Queen Bed
Bedroom 6 - Queen Bed
Bathroom 1 - Ensuite with jetted tub and double sink
Bathroom 2 - Ensuite with jetted tub and double sink
Bathroom 3 - Shower, tub, and sink
Bathroom 4 - Shower, tub, and sink
Bathroom 5 - Shower, tub, and sink
Two wood fireplaces
One gas fireplace
Three TV's with satellite
Covered eating area at waters edge
Use of canoe and kayak
Two extra fridges in attached garage
Maximum 12 guests
Pets considered, must sign Pet Waiver
Check-in time 4:00 pm
Check-out time 10:00 am
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