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Balsam Lake South Bay Getaway

Year round cottage with great sand shoreline

  • Winter 1- Sunset Bay on Balsam lake
  • 1- Sunset Bay on Balsam lake
  • 2-Gently sloping lawn view from the waterfront
  • 3-View-from-the-water
  • 4 Waterfront-sand-bottom-shallow-entry
  • 5 View from the deck
  • 5-Deck-dining-area
  • 6-Living room view 2
  • 7-Living room with picture window view of the lake
  • 8 Living-room-fireplace-view-3
  • 9-Dining-room---hand-made-pine-table-
  • 10-Dining-Room-View-2
  • 11-Kitchen
  • 12 Bedroom-1-King
  • 13-Bedroom-1-King view 2
  • 14-Bunk-room---Double-bottom-single-top
  • 15 Bedroom lower level - Queen
  • 16-Bedroom-lower-level-queen---view-2
  • 17-Sleeping-area-lower-level
  • 18-Bathroom
  • 19-Bathroom-view-2
  • 19a-Laundry-area
  • 20 Fire Pit
  • 21 Dock view of Balsam Lake
  • 23-Roadside view of the cottage
  • 25-Side-path-to-the-lake
  • 25a-Aerial-view-of-the-property
  • 26-Aerial-view-of-cottage


  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom(s)
  • No Pets
  • No Wifi
  • Laundry
  • Air Conditioning
  • Max. Adults 6

A year round waterfront cottage on Balsam Lake in the Kawartha Lakes, Ontario. Western exposure for beautiful sunsets. The level grassy front lawn leads to the sandy shallow entry shoreline. Perfect for children of all ages. 

This air conditioned cottage includes two bedrooms on the main level; one with king one with a double bottom single top bunk. Two bedrooms on the lower level, one with a double bed the other with a queen. Also, a rec room for playing games or relaxing with a book. A full 4 piece bathroom on the main level and a stone fireplace to cozy up to on those chilly evenings. 

The kitchen is equipped with everything you will need to make great meals, dining around the stunning hand made pine dining table will add to your memorable stay. 

Outside the large lawn leads to the shallow waterfront with hard sand bottom, with natural water vegetation around the dock, enjoy a campfire by the lake, fish off the dock or play badminton on the grass. Two kayaks are available for your use, please ensure all who enjoy the water have properly fitted life jackets.

Balsam lake is a premier lake in the Kawarthas, with miles of boating and fishing for Bass, walleye and muskie. The town of Fenlon Falls is 15 minutes away with all of the amenities, shops and services you will need.



General Overview

  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Pillows and Blankets Provided
  • Starter Supply of Paper Products


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes
  • Fridge and Stove
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen Linens
  • Microwave
  • Pots and Pans
  • Toaster
  • Toaster Oven
  • Utensils


Bedroom 1

  • King Bed(s) (1)
  • Ceiling Fan

Bedroom 2

  • Double/Single Bunk (1)

Bedroom 3

Upper Level

  • Double Bed(s) (2)

Bedroom 4

Lower Level

  • Queen Bed(s) (1)


4 piece main level

Indoor Entertainment

  • Board Games
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Television with HDMI (1)
  • VCR (1)

Outdoor Amenities

  • BBQ (Refillable Propane)
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck
  • Deck Chairs
  • Dock
  • Fire Pit
  • Parking Spaces (2)
  • Patio Furniture

Water Toys

  • Kayak (2)

Other Notes


Important guest information:

  • Pillows and blankets are provided.
  • You will need to bring Bed and bath linens.  Kitchen linens are provided.
  • A starter supply of tissue, paper towel and toilet paper is provided - please replenish what you use.
  • You will need to clean the cottage and grounds as well as remove the garbage when you check out. 
  • BBQ Gas is provided

A Welcome Book, located on the kitchen table, contains important guest information - please ensure you familiarize yourself with its contents, such as:

  • Garbage information
  • Location of cleaning supplies
  • Power failure instructions
  • Primary contact information

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.

  • Check in time is 4pm and check out is at 12 noon.

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.


Water is tested and potable


  • Region: Kawarthas
  • Closest Town: Fenlon Falls
  • Lake: Balsam Lake
  • Exposure: West



*There is an Service Fee of $150.00 + $19.50 HST = $169.50 with every booking. This helps us run our platform and provide services such as 7/24 support on your trip.
Rental Type Dates Nightly Weekly Minimum Stay
2018-06-23 to 2018-09-16
N/A$2,200 *1 Weeks
Fall, Winter, Spring
2018-09-17 to 2019-06-22
$235 *$1,650 *3 Nights
2018-10-04 to 2018-10-09
$315 *$2,200 *3 Nights
Xmas/New Year
2018-12-20 to 2019-01-06
$315 *$2,200 *3 Nights
Family Day
2019-02-14 to 2019-02-19
$315 *$2,200 *3 Nights
March Break
2019-03-08 to 2019-03-17
$315 *$2,200 *3 Nights


  • Cottage Rental Rates include an Agency Fee of $88.50 plus $11.50 HST.
  • Rates are subject to change without notice.
$2,200 - $1,650
Friday to Friday