Welcome to Irene's Pride. Here your 3 generation family can enjoy 120 feet of sandy shoreline in a quiet bay with an expansive lake view and amazing sunsets from the shore… or you can take it all in from the spacious covered porch on the top level of the Cottage. The owners of this cottage take great pride in caring for it both inside and out. We must get approval on all bookings from the Owner and they resever the right to deline any booking request.
This beautiful property is flat, grassy and well treed for privacy and shade when you want it. There are several water toys to enjoy and the gentle sloping shore allows you to walk out on the hard sand to the swim raft and water carpet for the kids. There is also a paddle boat for your enjoyment.
Inside, you'll find all the comforts of home. The spacious clean and bright kitchen has plenty of counter space, ample cupboards and is fully equipped for all your culinary needs. The dining area is large enough for everyone to gather at the table for mealtime or games night. The adjoining family room has a TV with internet connection for Netflix and general internet access for added enjoyment.
This very clean, dry cottage has 4 large bedrooms each with a Queen bed. In the walk-out basement, you will find a pool table, shuffle board and ping pong table for added fun.
There's no shortage of memory making activities at this family retreat! Explore near-by nature trails that are maintained by the municipality of Highland East. Head out in the paddle boat and try to hook a bass or just relax on the dock knowing the kids can safely enter the water and play. At night, enjoy roasting marshmallows at the fire pit while you take in the sounds of the wildlife and listen to the gentle movement of the water.
Activities and Local Amenities
Located on Gooderham Lake, this cottage is approx 2.5 hours north of Toronto. There are bass, perch and trout if fishing is what you like to do. The hamlet of Gooderham is a 5-minute drive away where you can find all the basic supplies such as a restaurant, LCBO/Beer store, a very well stocked general store, and more. If you are looking for additional shopping and local attractions, Haliburton is 25 minutes away and has many shops, restaurants, large food stores, pharmacies, hardware, golf courses, walking trails, hospital and clinics as well is it's renowned local art and culture. All within an easy driving distance for all of these extra cottage country experiences. You can also enjoy many other attractions and experiences that are within 60 minutes of this cottage, including a pleasurable day trip to Algonquin Park and attractions in Highlands East, Ontario. It's no wonder this cottage books so fast!
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.
Nespresso (bring coffee pods)
Water carpet, water slide. One adult paddle boat, one kids size paddle boat
|Rental Type||Dates||Nightly||Weekly||Minimum Stay|
2018-06-23 to 2018-09-16
|N/A||$2,690 *||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.
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!