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Dock at Back of Cottage on Dorcas Bay
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34 reviews
Dock at Back of Cottage on Dorcas Bay
Romantic Sunsets
Views from the dock
Sunset views from deck
Master Bedroom - Queen Bed
Master bedroom
Master Bedroom - Closet
2nd Bedroom - Lower Double / Upper Twin
2nd Bedroom Closet
3rd Bedroom - Lower Level
3rd Bedroom Features Double & Twin Beds
3rd Bedroom Full Closet
4 piece bath - Main Floor
Powder Room - Lower Level
Living Room - Great Views
Living Room
Nice Leather Furniture Living Room
View From Massive Living Room Window
Field Stone Fireplace - 32' HD Flat Screen
Eat in Kitchen for 8+
Kitchen
Kitchen - Hallway
Gourmet Kitchen
Wood for fireplaces - Lower Level Entry
Wet Bar in Family Room
Family Room - Has Sofa Bed for Extra Guests
Wood Stove in Family Room
Wood Stove in Family Room - Bar at Far Side
Laundry Room - Front Load HE Washer/Dryer
Wet Bar View From Laundry Room
View of Bar at Far End of Family Room
Entertainment Center - Family Room
Wood Shack on Property
Long Paved Driveway - Lots of Parking
Jungle Gym / Wishing Well - On Property
View of Cottage From Dock
Fire Pit in Backyard
Views From Back Deck
Gas BBQ - Outdoor Dining for 8+
Dock
New Dock Addition with Sun Shade
New Dock Addition with Kayaks
New Dock Addition
New Dock Pavillion with Chairs
Tobermory, Ontario, Canada
Driveway Entrance Marker
Thanks For Visiting - Hope To See You Soon
Fall - Afternoon Sun, Morning Fog, Calm Sunset, Early Snow
Winter - Making The Ice Rink
Winter - Ice Rink Made
Winter - It's Hockey Night In Canada
Winter - Skating Behind The Cottage
Winter - Neighbors Drop By For Dinner
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Tobermory, Bruce County, Ontario

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Very good - based on 34 reviews
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Gillsen
Saltcoats, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“A real Canadian vacation”
Reviewed 11 January 2014 for a stay in July 2013
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I travelled with 2 young kids, my 17 yr old son and my 25 yr old nephew. We had just spent a hectic week in Toronto and Ethan's escape was just that, a relaxing escape from reality. It was so peaceful and laid back but never boring. Kids and big kids just loved the dock with the kayaks and pedal boat. Being from Scotland, it took a little adjusting to cottage/lake living ( mossies/spiders lol) but we soon overcame this :) Randy came over to say hi but was not at all intrusive and his wife Nancy was amazing with our booking from start to finish. A really nice couple and a pleasure to deal with. A short drive from cottage is singing sands beach, (nice and clean), for fresh bread, jam, pizza etc, there is an amazing little bakery not far down main road and you will find the most amazing fish and chips in Tobermory itself. We also took a trip on the speed boat at Tobermory, visited sauble beach (further south) and did some shopping at Owen Sound. The area, like the cottage is quiet and relaxing but still plenty to do. Our memories will last a lifetime of this trip. Oh and we just loved Canadian monopoly ;) x

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Liked best: The dock, pavillion, pedal boat and kayaks.
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Nuremberg - Germany
Reviewed 10 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013

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Brampton
Reviewed 16 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013

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Mississauga
Reviewed 12 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013
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Toronto
Reviewed 23 May 2013 for a stay in May 2013
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Toronto
Reviewed 21 May 2013 for a stay in May 2013

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Michigan
Reviewed 8 May 2013 for a stay in May 2013

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