Rent with Confidence. We take great care of our Owners & Guests.

South Lake Sanctuary

Ultimate privacy on 13 acres with 600ft of private shallow entry shoreline

$2,900
Saturday to Saturday
Inquire
South Lake Sanctuary
South Lake Sanctuary
South Lake Sanctuary - Panabode cottage
South Lake Sanctuary - Panabode cottage
South Lake Sanctuary - Dock
South Lake Sanctuary - Dock
South Lake Sanctuary - Lake View
South Lake Sanctuary - Lake View
South Lake Sanctuary - Front Entrance into Kitchen
South Lake Sanctuary - Front Entrance into Kitchen
South Lake Sanctuary - Kitchen
South Lake Sanctuary - Kitchen
South Lake Sanctuary - Kitchen into Dining and Living Rooms
South Lake Sanctuary - Kitchen into Dining and Living Rooms
South Lake Sanctuary - Dining Room
South Lake Sanctuary - Dining Room
South Lake Sanctuary - Open Concept Dining and Living Room
South Lake Sanctuary - Open Concept Dining and Living Room
South Lake Sanctuary - Living Room
South Lake Sanctuary - Living Room
South Lake Sanctuary - Living Room
South Lake Sanctuary - Living Room
South Lake Sanctuary - Hallway to Bedrooms and Bathroom
South Lake Sanctuary - Hallway to Bedrooms and Bathroom
South Lake Sanctuary - Primary Bedroom - Queen Bed
South Lake Sanctuary - Primary Bedroom - Queen Bed
South Lake Sanctuary - Bunkroom - Queen-Single Bunkbed
South Lake Sanctuary - Bunkroom - Queen-Single Bunkbed
South Lake Sanctuary - 4-Piece Bathroom
South Lake Sanctuary - 4-Piece Bathroom
South Lake Sanctuary - Entrance to Sunroom and Bedroom 3
South Lake Sanctuary - Entrance to Sunroom and Bedroom 3
South Lake Sanctuary - Bedroom 3 - Queen Bed
South Lake Sanctuary - Bedroom 3 - Queen Bed
South Lake Sanctuary - Sunroom
South Lake Sanctuary - Sunroom
South Lake Sanctuary - Sunroom
South Lake Sanctuary - Sunroom
South Lake Sanctuary - Door to Back Deck and Bathroom 2
South Lake Sanctuary - Door to Back Deck and Bathroom 2
South Lake Sanctuary - 2-Piece Bathroom
South Lake Sanctuary - 2-Piece Bathroom
South Lake Sanctuary - Laundry (in front hall closet)
South Lake Sanctuary - Laundry (in front hall closet)
South Lake Sanctuary - Front of cottage at dusk
South Lake Sanctuary - Front of cottage at dusk
South Lake Sanctuary - Lakeview at dusk
South Lake Sanctuary - Lakeview at dusk
South Lake Sanctuary - Dining deck
South Lake Sanctuary - Dining deck
South Lake Sanctuary - Pathway to Shoreline with walk-in sand bottom
South Lake Sanctuary - Pathway to Shoreline with walk-in sand bottom
South Lake Sanctuary - Shoreline entry
South Lake Sanctuary - Shoreline entry
South Lake Sanctuary - Dock
South Lake Sanctuary - Dock
South Lake Sanctuary - Dock (boat NOT included)
South Lake Sanctuary - Dock (boat NOT included)
South Lake Sanctuary - View of Cottage from Lake
South Lake Sanctuary - View of Cottage from Lake
South Lake Sanctuary - View of Cottage from Lake in Fall
South Lake Sanctuary - View of Cottage from Lake in Fall
South Lake Sanctuary - Flat Property - Great area for lawn games
South Lake Sanctuary - Flat Property - Great area for lawn games
South Lake Sanctuary - Horseshoe pit
South Lake Sanctuary - Horseshoe pit
South Lake Sanctuary - BBQ
South Lake Sanctuary - BBQ
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathroom(s)
  • Dogs
  • Wifi
  • Laundry
  • Dishwasher
  • Max. Adults 6

Sanctuary on South Lake - One of our Family Haliburton Cottage Rentals

Why Choose Sanctuary for Your Family Vacation?

  • Sanctuary on South Lake provides a private lakefront experience for you and your family
  • The cottage is uniquely situated on the water's edge with 13 acres of excellent privacy, surrounded by nature 
  • Beautiful Pan-abode bungalow cottage with open concept living and dining space, and stunning views to the lake
  • Generational families can come together with ease on this level lot, with main floor living spaces 

Family Activities to Enjoy While Staying at Sanctuary:

  • South facing for all-day sun on the dock, grab the double kayak or SUP for endless fun on the water
  • Shoreline entry into hard sand bottom, with gradual drop off past the dock (3-4ft) 
  • During the day, enjoy a game (or tournament!) of Horseshoes. Later, sing campfire songs and roast s'mores at the lakeside fire pit under the stars
  • Head into the town of Minden less 10 minutes away; float down the Gull River, dine, shop, walk the trails, and more! See the Locations tab for recommendations 

5 of the Best Features of Sanctuary:

  1. Private cottage with shallow entry shoreline and plenty of yard space for outdoor activities
  2. Fabulous views of the lake from sunroom and living room
  3. Comfortably sleeps 7 guests in privacy and comfort, with 2 bathrooms
  4. Wifi, plus Bell TV with Sports channels for summer sport enthusiasts 
  5. Many "relaxation stations" for you to enjoy special family moments together or a quiet moment with a refreshing drink 

How Cottage Care Rentals Can Help With Your Vacation at Sanctuary?

  • 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

Your one small adult non-shedding adult dog is welcome at the Sanctuary.

Your team at Cottage Care Rentals "TeamCCR" has an amazing BLOG - filled with cottage inspiration, tips and much more - please visit, enjoy and share! https://www.teamccr.com.

#cottagecarerentals on Facebook and Instagram to share your family fun at the cottage with us!

When you rent a cottage with Cottage Care Rentals you are automatically signed up to receive our blog posts.


General Overview

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

Air Conditioning and Heating

  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Electric Baseboard Heat
  • Free Standing Fan(s)

Water Supply/Septic System

  • Gravity
  • Septic Tank
  • Water Dispenser
  • Well Water

Well water tested regularly, good for drinking.

Cottage also has a Water Dispenser, compatible with a 5 gal jug.

Propane fireplace will be turned off for the summer months. 


Kitchen

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

Tassimo Coffee Maker, 2x Drip Coffee Makers - 12 Cup, Coffee Percolator,

Electric Frying Pan, George Foreman Grill, Popcorn Maker,

Cookie Pan, along with other Baking utensils 


Bedrooms

Bedroom 1

Queen Bed - TV with HDMI

  • Queen Bed(s) (1)
  • Ceiling Fan

Bedroom 2

Bunkroom

  • Queen/Single Bunk (1)
  • Ceiling Fan

Bedroom 3

Queen Bed

  • Queen Bed(s) (1)
  • Free Standing Fan

Bathrooms

4pc, 2pc

Indoor Entertainment

  • Board Games
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Stereo Player (1)
  • Television with HDMI (2)
  • WiFi

Bell Subscription with Sports Channels Included


Outdoor Amenities

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

Water Toys

  • Kayak (1)
  • Stand-up Paddle Board (SUP) (1)

Waterfront and Shoreline

  • Property Flat to Lake
  • Sandy Bottom
  • Shallow Entry Shoreline

Depth off of Dock: 3-4 ft

Kayak: Double Sit-in

Horseshoe pit!

Outdoor dining table with 8 chairs, 7 Adirondack chairs, patio umbrella 


Arrival/Departure Time

Check in time Saturday at 4:00 PM and check out time is Saturday at 11:00 AM

Important Guest Information

All of our cottages are checked in between each group of Guests to confirm that everything is in order for your arrival.

Important guest information:

  • Water from the taps comes in from the well; it is tested safe to drink. If in the event of a power failure there is a water dispenser - compatible with 5 gal jugs
  • Bed sheets and indoor and outdoor towels are not provided - you will need to bring your own. Bed sizes are indicated in the listing.
  • You will need to clean the cottage and grounds as well as remove all garbage and food when you check out
  • Should we have to do an emergency clean and/or remove any garbage/recycling, fees will be applied per the Terms and Conditions you agreed to.
  • BBQ Gas is provided.
  • Smoking/vaping and the lighting of candles is not permitted within the cottage.
  • Please be sure to watch and clean up after your dog and do not allow it to wander to the neighbour’s property.
  • You can also find helpful information in our FAQs.

Remember to bring:

  • Properly sized life jackets for everyone participating in water activities (pertaining to summer bookings).
  • Toilet paper, paper towel and tissue - a starter supply is provided so please replenish what you use.
  • Firewood - If intending to use the cottage fire pit, please ensure you source firewood local to the cottage to prevent the transit of invasive species to our area.
  • A flashlight with fresh batteries for those dark evenings!

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

  • garbage information
  • location of cleaning supplies
  • power failure instructions
  • primary contact information.

The Owner appreciates you enjoying the cottage and we all hope you have a wonderful vacation.

Minimum Stay:

Weekly stays only in the summer

Rental Type Dates Nightly Weekly Minimum Stay
CottageSummer
2024-06-28 to 2024-09-02
N/A$2,900 *1 Weeks

Mandatory Services

  • Non-Refundable Booking Fee: $175.00 per stay plus HST
  • Cleaning: $0.00 per stay plus HST
    • For your convenience a clean on departure is included in price. Guests are still required to leave the cottage tidy, all food removed, garbage properly sorted and taken to the landfill on departure.

Payment Notes

There is a deposit required of 30% of the rental rate plus the Non-Refundable Booking  Fee and HST upon booking and we will use your VISA or MC.

The balance is due 60 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!

1 Reviews starstarstarstarstar

Review of S. S.'s stay in Jul 2023

starstarstarstarstar

Guest Comments: It was a pleasure booking through Cottage Care Rentals. I felt supported throughout the booking process and during our stay. I would happily book again. Thank you for a wonderful experience.

CCR Reply: Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with your experience - we are thrilled you are having a great vacation. Happy to help, anything. Team CCR

Submitted: Jul 2023
$2,900
Saturday to Saturday
Inquire