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Monmouth Lake Big Cedar

Executive cottage on Pristine Quiet Lake

  • Monmouth Big Cedar Aerial-of-the-front-of-the-cottage
  • Monmouth Big Cedar Aerial-of-the-waterfront
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Fire pit
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Front yard
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Waterfront
  • Monmouth Big Cedar - Dock
  • Monmouth Big Cedar Sand-Entry - Photo in late fall with low water level
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - showing steps to the water - photo with low water level
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Entrance to the lower level
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Lake side view of the cottage
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Aerial of the dining deck
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Aerial-of-the-front-deck
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Front deck
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Front deck view 2
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Outdoor Seating:BBQ
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Hot Tub
  • Monmouth lake Big Cedar view-to-the-lake
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Livingroom view 1
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar -  Livingroom view 2
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Kitchen
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Dining Area from Kitchen
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar - Dining Room
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Screened In Porch
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Bedroom-1
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Bedroom-2
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Bunkroom-3
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Main Floor Bath-1
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar  Stairs to Lower Level
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Bedroom-4 Lower Level
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar  Lower Livingroom-1
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Lower Livingroom-2
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Lower Bathroom
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Lower Bathroom Sauna
  • 33a lower level fridge and freezer
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Entrance from Parking
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Parking
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Accessible Entry to Yard:Waterfront (no stairs)
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Waterfront Bunkie
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Waterfront Bunkie
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Panorama Lakefront
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar  Sunset
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar MNR-Fishing-Map
  • Monmouth Lake Big Cedar Visitor



  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathroom(s)
  • 1 Bunkie (sleeps 2)
  • No Pets
  • No Wifi
  • Laundry
  • Dishwasher
  • Max. Adults 8
  • Hot Tub

Big Cedar on Monmouth Lake - One of Our Executive Haliburton Cottage Rentals

Why Choose Big Cedar for Your Family Vacation?

  • Executive Cottage situated on a private lot on pristine and quiet Monmouth Lake in the Haliburton Highlands 
  • Expansive lake-view from deck with BBQ, hot tub, and outdoor dining table overlooking the immaculate lawn and landscaped waterfront
  • Water entry is shallow with hard sand bottom, deep water off the dock
  • Guests love the large cottage, vast lake-view deck, lakeside bunkie, sauna and hot tub

Family Activities to Enjoy While Staying at Big Cedar:

  • A canoe, stand up paddle board (SUP), row boat, paddle boat and water toys available for guest use
  • Nearby Swiss Bear Restaurant and Bakery is a local favourite and a must visit 
  • The lake is filled with excellent opportunity for lake trout and smallmouth bass fishing 
  • Spend hours lakeside at the fire pit, on the large dock, or wading in the clean waters 
  • Three generation families will find ease in gathering at meal times around the large dining table

6 of the Best Features of Monmouth Lake Big Cedar:

  1.   Immaculate lawn and landscaped waterfront, with shallow sand bottom entry and deep water off the dock
  2.   4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms plus beautiful lakeside bunkie 
  3.   Enjoy stories and games in the comfortably appointed living room, screen porch or lower level rec room
  4.   Comfortably sleeps 10 in privacy and comfort 
  5.   Beautiful deck with outdoor dining area, hot tub, and BBQ - perfect for relaxing evenings
  6.   The screen porch provides comfort on those bug filled days

How Cottage Care Rentals Can Help With Your Vacation at Big Cedar?

  • Timely information leading up to your vacation
  • Careful matching of guests to cottages
  • Assistance in finding the right activity or dining experience in the Haliburton Highlands

Please note that Monmouth Lake Big Cedar is a no pet cottage and guest boats are not permitted on Monmouth Lake - thank you!

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General Overview

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


A starter jug of water is included.


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


Coffee Maker: Keurig and a Grind/Brew Drip

Appliances: Crock Pot; Blender; baking pans


Bedroom 1

Main Level

  • Queen Bed(s) (1)
  • Ceiling Fan

Bedroom 2

Main Level

  • Queen Bed(s) (1)
  • Ceiling Fan

Bedroom 3

Main Level

  • Double/Single Bunk (1)
  • Free Standing Fan

Bedroom 4

Lower Level

  • Queen Bed(s) (1)
  • Single Bed(s) (1)


3 piece; 3 piece with sauna


Lake view Bunkie - Bed only, no bathroom

  • Sleeps 2
  • Maximum Adults: 2
  • Queen Bed(s) (1)

Indoor Entertainment

  • Blue Ray Player (1)
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Telephone (Local Calls Only)
  • Television with HDMI (2)
  • VCR (1)


Extra fridge on the lower level which has an ice maker in it

If you bring a game machine, you can use it on the lower level TV.

Outdoor Amenities

  • BBQ (Refillable Propane)
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck
  • Deck Chairs
  • Dock
  • Dock Ladder
  • Fire Pit
  • Hot Tub
  • Parking Spaces (4)
  • Patio Furniture
  • Sauna
  • Screened Room/Gazebo


Row Boat: There are no oars only paddles, if you have a small 9.9 or electric motor you may bring it for the row boat.

Depth off the end of the dock is 8'

There is a child size kayak for guest use *please remember to bring properly fitting PDF's for all partaking in water activities  

Water Toys

  • Canoe (1)
  • Paddle Boat (1)
  • Row Boat (1)
  • Stand-up Paddle Board (SUP) (1)
  • Water Toys

Other Notes


Important guest information:

  • Pillows and blankets are provided.
  • Bed, bath and kitchen linens are not provided - you will need to bring your own, unless otherwise arranged during the booking process.
  • 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
  • There is no public boat launch on Monmouth Lake

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 12pm.

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. 



  • Region: Algonquin/Haliburton Highlands
  • Closest Town: Apsley
  • Lake: Monmouth Lake
  • Exposure: North East


*There is an Service Fee of $250.00 + $32.50 HST = $282.50 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
2021-06-21 to 2021-08-31
N/A$4,500 *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!


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