Log cabin charm, gorgeous lakefront
This charming log cottage is located on a nice quiet lake midway between Huntsville and Bracebridge and offers a classic early Muskoka feel.
The cozy 1200 square foot, 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom waterfront cottage is a great vacation get away choice. It has beautiful lake views, a large central living area with a woodstove, three decks, gas BBQ, sand beach with dock, and lots of character.
Normal parking for the cottage is located at the top of the hill in the identified parking area. Upon entering the cottage, you’ll find a warm and welcoming true old Muskoka style interior with vertical log and knotty pine walls, wood floors and vaulted wood beam ceilings.
The large central living room has a woodstove, a sofa and four chairs
for relaxing, 20 inch TV (no cable or satellite), DVD and CD player
with a selection of movies, and windows with views of the lake.
Next to the living room is the kitchen and dining area. There is
a window next to the dining table so you can enjoy your meals while
taking in the beautiful lake view. The kitchen is well equipped
with a refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave, toaster, coffee maker,
tea pot, kettle, dishes and cutlery. It also has an additional freezer
for your convenience.
Doors off the kitchen lead to front and rear decks. The front deck and rear decks are perfect spots to enjoy a quiet morning coffee, take in the fresh air, relax with a good book, or catch up with friends and family.
There are 4 bedrooms. One bedroom has a queen bed. Two bedrooms
have double beds and the fourth bedroom has a double bed and bunkbeds.
There are 2 bathrooms. The one bathroom in the cottage is a 4 piece claw foot
tub and shower unit, toilet, sink bathroom. The second bathroom
is outside in a heated outhouse with toilet.
There is a propane BBQ for grilling summer feasts and an outdoor picnic table to eat at while enjoying the peaceful surroundings. The sandy beach leads to a gently sloping entry into the lake where you can go for a swim, splash in the water, build sand castles or just laze away the days while enjoying the lake views. The lake bottom is generally sandy. There is a 60 foot dock. Water depth at the end of the dock is about 10 feet. There is a kayak, canoe and paddleboat available for you to explore the lake.
There is a fire pit located on the beach. Imagine the evening hours sharing stories and smores around the campfire under the stars with the sounds of the lake gently lapping at the shore. Memories to last a lifetime.
This classic Muskoka log cottage is the perfect place to relax but
if want to get out and explore the area, it’s just a short
drive to the quaint village of Port Sydney where there is a sand
beach, children’s playground and sliding waterfall. You can
also dine out at Mary’s Lakeside Grill in Port Sydney. The
Towns of Huntsville, Bracebridge and Gravenhurst are all within
an easy half hour drive making this cottage a great home-base for
exploring the Muskoka region.
Huntsville has a great system of trails, including the Trans-Canada Trail, and parks for you to do some hiking, biking - or simply take in the beautiful scenery. Historic downtown Huntsville offers a wide variety of shopping, dining, entertainment, arts & culture events and attractions, including a Saturday morning farmers market. Santa’s Village Family Entertainment Park in Bracebridge is a great place to spend time with family & friends of all ages. At the wharf in Gravenhurst you can take a cruise on a Muskoka steamship it’s a one of a kind way to experience Muskoka.