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8 Acre Wood Cottage Dorset, Algonquin & Huntsville

Cottage -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 24
Dorset, Lake of Bays, Muskoka District, Ontario
Private spacious fully equipped home on 8 acre forest with deer & wild birds, year round includes wi-fi. In Dorset, by Paint Lake connected to Lake of Bays.

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7 minutes to Dorset, 40 minutes to Huntsville, 40 minutes to Algonquin Park or Bracebridge. In Muskoka and Haliburton with all the necessities you need.

The main floor is open concept. Living room with a wood stove WETT certified. Large eat-in fully equipped kitchen. Muskoka room with a hot tub (from Sep 20 to May 18) and treadmill overlooking the private forest full of deers that can often be seen from the comfort of the home.

Master bedroom and 4 piece bathroom, laundry room with washer and d...
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Listing #FKN7019664
About the Owner
Andy and Monique T
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
Interaction with guests
We are always available by phone, email or text message. We will be here to welcome you and if not, we will provide you with the code to the keyless entry.
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

For the third year in a row, our hosts, Monique and Andy, continued to raise the bar with their hospitality, generosity and accommodation. We have been avid cottage renters for over 20 years, all over Ontario, but I believe we've found our gem!!! A large...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Sami-canada1
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here with friends & kids and everyone enjoyed! Everyone loved the pool and the bonfire outside was really nice and so spacious! I asked my group for feed back and they had nothing negative to say. They all loved it and enjoyed! Just a...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Lyza A
8acre w, VR Owner at 8 Acre Wood Cottage Dorset, Algonquin & Huntsville, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Thank you Maria and glad you had a great time, you and your group. You were excellent guests. You left the house very clean, tidy and neat. You are welcome back any time. Sorry about the 2 GB limit but as we are in cottage...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

This cottage is perfect for a large group getaway and rightly deserves 5 stars. I had an incredible stay with my family in Andy and Monique’s place and would soon come again. The cottage itself was incredibly clean, spacious, had all the amenities you could...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank shanicexoxo
8acre w, VR Owner at 8 Acre Wood Cottage Dorset, Algonquin & Huntsville, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2018

Thank you Shanice. We are happy to have been able to receive you and your group as you also were exceptional and a pleasure to have as guests. Hope to be able to receuve you again soon!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(6)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Keep the house clean. Don't leave garbage outdoors due to wild animals. Garbage must be taken with you by the end of your stay. If left in house, $50 will be charged to you. If...
    3 Full baths
    1 Bunk
    4 Twins
    6 Kings
    2 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: C$1,000 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Property is close to public boat launch onto Paint Lake which is connected to the lake of Bays network of waterways. Snowmobiling and sledding right outside our door. 10 min walk to Dorset historic covered wood bridge and walking trail. 10 min drive to Dorset famous Tower with the most gorgeous views of Muskoka. 30 min to Algonquin provincial park. 30 min to Bracebridge and 40 min to Huntsville. Dorset is 7 min away where you can find banking, Lcbo, foodland, postal office, library and a variety of quaint restaurants and shops.
Getting around
Dorset Tower is just a few minutes drive and it provides the most beautiful scenery of the whole area.
Algonquin Park is about 35 minutes away and so is Huntsville, both a must see!
Bracebridge Santa's village is about 40 minutes away, a great place to spend a day with the young kids.
There are various sandy beaches within 15 to 20 minutes drive although Paint lake public boat access, is a few minutes away.
Car recommended
How to get there
We are 5 minutes away by car from downtown Dorset.
Take 400 North to hwy 11 North to hwy 117 east towards Baysville. Before Dorset by a few minutes, make a right on Bellwood Acres Rd.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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