Roadside View Of Cottage
Other End Of Living Area
Another Living Area Shot
Kitchen and Dining Table
Downstairs Recroom Area
Back Deck with Patio Furniture
BackYard At Cottage
View Of Cottage From Road
Sunset At Beach
Another recroom Shot
Some of the pictures on this web
page have been taken using a 16 mm wide angle lens. We use this lens to
show as much detail as possible in each of the rooms of the cottage.This
makes the rooms seem larger than they really are.
The internet service provided at this cottage is for e-mail communications and casual browsing only. Please do not download movies or stream videos, music or games. Excess data usage will result in an additional charge.
Please Note: The water levels in Ontario have been fluctuating in recent years. Therefore, some of the photographs of shorelines/beaches on this website may not fully reflect current waterfront conditions.
This cottage is located close to Penetanguishene,
beautiful Balm Beach and is an all-season rental property close
to skiing at Blue Mountain if you wish to rent in the winter.
Just 300 meters from a great sandy beach, this 2250 sq ft, 4 bedroom
home is ideal for all in your party. Spend your days lazing around
on the beach while the kids build sand castles and play in the
The kitchen area is small but is fully equipped with fridge, stove/oven,
dishwasher and microwave. Counter space is minimal for meal preparation.
A table that seats four is located here for the kids in the group
while the adults of the group can enjoy the larger dining area
at a much more spacious table that seats six comfortably.
The living room has a large roadside window allowing a nice amount
of light to flow through the room. Two couches, a love seat, and
a chair are all gathered here around the gas fireplace. Enjoy
nice conversation or take in a good book while relaxing in this
The downstairs rec room is a great large area for
the kids to spread out, relax, and play some board games. There
are a few couches down here for them to lounge around on while
watching a movie on the wall mounted flat screen TV after a long
day playing in the sunshine.
You have four bedrooms to choose from here at the cottage. So
take your pick, all are large and spacious. Each has a window
and plenty of storage space for your belongings. There is a variety
of bed sizes here -3 Queen Beds and 2 Single Beds, and also 1
pull out double couch providing lots of sleeping options.
There are two bathrooms at the cottage, one is a four piece with
a bathtub and shower and two sinks, and the other is a small two
piece with just a toilet and sink.
Sunsets from the beach are fabulous with long panoramic views
of the Blue Mountains over beautiful Nottawasaga Bay!
Enjoy a family BBQ on the back yard deck, use the
propane BBQ and entertain your guests as the children are running
around on the large grassy yard. There is comfy patio furniture
here for you to relax in and a nice patio table to enjoy your
In the evenings, gather around the fire pit and roast marshmallows
under the pine trees. Alternately, there is a communal fire pit
down at the beach.
All this is found only 20km from town, in what seems,
a world away from the everyday.
If you can tear yourself away, take a day trip to Penetanguishene
or Midland and visit the historic Martyr's Shrine plus other historical
attractions like the reconstructed 17th century Jesuit Mission,
and the 19th century British military base at Discovery Harbour.
There is also a local museum, Sainte Marie among the Hurons or
if you enjoy bird watching a trip to the Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
is a birders paradise. In the spring Wye Marsh also hosts a Maple
Syrup Harvest Festival, sounds delicious! Perhaps a boat cruise
is more your style, then a guided tour of the 30,000 Islands (800-363-7447)
is just what you need. You are also 14km from the gates of beautiful,
natural Awenda Provincial Park.
PROXIMITY TO POINTS OF INTEREST:
• Town of Penetanguishene 20 km
• Town of Midland 25 km
Golf Courses: Balm Beachway Golf Club (13.6 km), Brooklea
Golf – 19.5km
• Go kart rentals - Balm Beach Go-Karts Ltd 25 km
• Fine dining 22 km
• Hospital Midland 27 km
• Awenda Provincial Park 14 km
• Georgian Bay Islands National Park
• Martyr's Shrine 33 km
• Swimming areas in Wasaga, Balm and Ossossane beaches
• Discovery Harbour with two (2) resident tall ships
is a 25km drive away.
CHILD SAFETY ISSUES:
There is a quiet road to cross to get to the beach.
RENTAL START DATES:
Weekly rentals run from Saturday at 4:30 pm to the following
Saturday at 11:30 am.
Two stars out of five. Cottage has little screening from its
The shoreline with sandy beach is 300 metres from the cottage.
A short walk gets you there. The shoreline is sandy with gradual
entry into the water. Good swimming for children.
Ossassane Beach is 600m away or also Balm Beach is a great sandy
beach for kids 15 minutes away.
Cottage not designed for wheel chair access.
No Docking Facilities at the cottage but 600m away is Ossassane
Beach that does.
Sunsets are Fabulous from the beach
Drinking water - Well Water
Living Floor Area - 2250 square ft
Number of Bedrooms - 4 Bedrooms
Beds - 3 Queen Beds, 2 Singles
Number of Baths: Two, 1 four piece and 1 two piece
Wireless High Speed Lite Internet
Television ( HD 42")
Standing/Side Fan in Living Area
Patio Furniture ( patio table, chairs )
Additional small fridge in basement Rec Room
All windows and the patio doors replaced in fall of 2012
Maximum 6 adults or up to 8 people if 2 are children
Individuals 16 years of age or older count as adults
Pets not permitted
Smoking not permitted
Linens and Towels not provided
Renters are responsible to leave the cottage clean at
the end of the rental period
Cleaning service is available for $100 fee (ask your reservationist)