Welcome to Grand View Cottage on Allen Lake in the Haliburton Highlands, Ontario. Enjoy spectacular lake views from many vantage points both inside and outside this beautiful cottage. Overlooking the lake on the front deck, relax in the large hot tub or comfortable outdoor dining area.
Inside the wood burning Finnish sauna invites you to sooth and detoxify. Entering the main level, you are greeted by floor to ceiling windows, giving you the feeling of being on the water. Take in the view from the cozy leather couches in the living room.
The gourmet kitchen is stocked with all of the spices you will need to create wonderful meals, a coffee grinder - so bring your coffee beans! Enjoying your family meals overlooking the lake at either the dining room or on the front deck. A propane bbq and a Weber Smoker with wood chips is available for your Cottage Chef. Please bring charcoal briquets.
Adjoining the kitchen is a laundry area and a newly renovated 4-piece bathroom. On the upper level you will find four bedrooms, a two-piece bathroom and a relaxing TV/games area. The master bedroom with King bed and memory foam mattress, walk out to a lake view balcony and three piece ensuite. Second and third bedrooms have double beds, the fourth bedroom has a king with memory foam mattress.
Comfortable couches in the upper lounge area is great for games, movies on the BluRay player or quite reading. With south east facing exposure enjoy all day sun, beautiful sunrises and sunsets. A canoe and kayak are available for your use. All guests must bring properly sized approved life jackets when using any watercraft.
The Theatre Room is equipped with a 65' big screen TV with surround sound, Netflix and an extensive DVD Library. Wifi is available. The state of the art sound system in the main living room is complimented by an extensive vinyl collection with all of the Classics. The computer in the living room is connected to internet radio with thousands of music choices for your listening pleasure with speakers throughout the cottage for a fantastic sound.
The large dock is perfect for gathering and enjoying water activities with the two canoes, and kayak available for guest use. Water is deep off the dock, there is a dock ladder. Please remember to bring life jackets for all taking part in water activities.
Allen Lake, near the south eastern tip of Algonquin Park is the perfect location for a range of activities if you want to take day trips to local amenities, artisan studios, horseback riding, geo caching, golf and many other attractions. For the fishing enthusiast, Allen Lake has small mouth bass, lake, rainbow and brook trout and the famous Haliburton Gold Lake Trout.
Allen Lake is situated in Harcourt Park - with 6,900 acres for outdoor enjoyment on the hiking trails, bike trails, even dirt bike trails - to learn more about Harcourt Park visit https://harcourtpark.ca Please note: only residents motor boats are permitted.
The town of Wilberforce is about 20 minutes away and has all of the amenities for cottage living. There is a large Foodland store, a gas station, restaurant, LCBO, beer store, pharmacy, and Agnew's General Store. You can also enjoy many other attractions and experiences that are within 35 minutes of this cottage, including a pleasurable day trip into Algonquin Park on horseback or the arts and attractions in the Village of Haliburton, the exceptional mineral deposits in Bancroft and of course the Geocaching Capital of Canada's No.1 rated GeoTour. Grand View is located in an extraordinary part of cottage country that brims with peace and quiet. It is an ideal place to escape to a comforting accommodation that is off the beaten path. Why go anywhere else?
We welcome you as a Guest at Grand View Cottage on Allen Lake in the beautiful Haliburton Highlands. Contact us to book your vacation today!
Important guest information:
A Welcome Book, located on the kitchen table, contains important guest information - please ensure you familiarize yourself with its contents, such as:
Should we have to do an emergency clean and/or remove any garbage, fees will be applied per the Terms and Conditions you agreed to.
All of our cottages are checked in between each group of Guests to confirm that everything is in order for your arrival.
You will need to bring proper size life jackets for everyone participating in water activities.
The Owner appreciates you enjoying the cottage and we all hope you have a wonderful vacation.
Coffee Grinder - be sure to bring your coffee beans for a fresh roast. The kitchen is outfitted with all you will need for creating a fabulous meal, plenty of spices, oils and appliances.
Theatre room has a 65' big screen tv with surround sound, netflix and loads of Movies, a DVD BluRay player is in both the Theatre room and the Upper lounge room. Internet radio - controlled by an inhouse computer - is available for thousands of music channels for your listening pleasure. With speakers throughout the cottage.
A Weber Smoker with wood chips is available for your Cottage Chef. Please bring charcoal briquets.
|Rental Type||Dates||Nightly||Weekly||Minimum Stay|
2019-06-23 to 2019-09-15
|N/A||$2,990 *||1 Weeks|
There is a deposit required of 30% of the rental rate plus the Service Fee and HST upon booking and we will use your VISA, MC or Discover card for that. A $500 security deposit is applied to each booking.
The balance is due 30 days in advance of your arrival by email transfer, post-dated cheque or credit card.
Thank you for choosing us to create your cottage memories!