We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Ontario Georgian Bay Lakefront Cottage The Dacha

Save
living room - feel the cross breeze off the lake
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
8 reviews
living room - feel the cross breeze off the lake
grab your G n T and jump in!
be here now!
now sit there and don't move!
al freco dining
Bedroom 1 of 5 - antique kimono bedspread
we love our yard overlooking the lake
are you loving our yard?
central salon with woodstove
steam shower and claw foot tub
come for a spin?
doing nothing on the beach
more doing nothing
view of the yard from the beach - baby not included
storm watching from the yard
one of a selection of sunsets available for your viewing pleasure
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Cottage -
5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Penetanguishene, Ontario
Get away from it all in style -

A gorgeous, artistic home on waterfront property available to discerning holidaymakers.
Five bedroom house with private grounds, on beautiful Georgian Bay, 2 hours' drive north of Toronto.

We have 10 years experience renting to discrete, comfort seeking vacationers. The spacious house has 5 double bedrooms, each decorated with real art, the inviting beds made up with egyptian cotton linens and custom comforters.

Jump out of bed and wade into the refreshing waters of Georgian Bay, try the sea kayaks and paddle to nearby Christian Island, or bicycle to a nearby farm for fresh eggs and natural honey, or horseback riding!

At mealtimes you can BBQ on the beach firepit, or on the outdoor gas grill, and dine outside on the teak deck furniture, while admiring the sunset - a different spectacular show each...
Read more
About the Owner, Alison M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #FKN3357993
Reviews from our community
 of 5 bubbles
5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 8 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
IanSmith5...
Baysville, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago for a stay in March 2017

Have tried to book this property for two different dates and despite it showing as being available and despite the only restriction being a minimum two night rental requirement, our 3 night bookings were turned down - firstly with an explanation that there was a minimum one week rental restriction in July and August and then secondly when we changed...

More
GF2013
Mississauga, Canada
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Relaxing stay. Cottage was clean, cute and all essential where available. Perfect weather to enjoy the sun. Aside from the rocky beach and mosquitoes the cottage was perfect.

More
Management response:

thanks! Fascinatingly, water levels on Georgian Bay were way up this year after years of decline. As a result of this, the waves threw up a lot of small rocks onto our formerly sandy beach! We spent the fall experimenting with removing the rocks ( no small task ) only to find that the next big storm converted the beach...

More

Report response as inappropriate
Abby H
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016

My family, along with 2 other families (6 adults and 5 kids), rented this lovely cottage on the edge of Georgian Bay. It was the perfect holiday weekend and we all agreed that the Dacha was a fabulous find! We walked along the waters' edge and were awed by the gorgeous icy lake, made snow forts in the cul de...

More
Amenities
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No noisy parties. Not suitable for events such as weddings. Dogs only allowed under STRICT supervision.
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
£180
CA$300
£300
CA$500
--
19 May 2017 -
11 Sep 2017
high season
2 nights
£300
CA$500
£449
CA$750
£2,097
CA$3,500
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Hide Rates
Map
Map displays general property location.
Contact the manager for exact address.
Make Enquiry
About the neighbourhood
We are located in Tiny Township, Penetanguishine, near the historic french village of Lafontaine. We are directly on the water of Georgian Bay, with views directly across the bay to the Blue Mountains of Collingwood, and Christian Island ( with fantastic beaches! ) is a kayak paddle or short ferry ride away. Gourmet groceries are 15 minutes away by car, and excellent supermarkets in Midland or Penetanguishine are 25 minutes away.

Local attractions include provincial parks,Tiny Marsh bird sanctuary, fishing excursions, horseback riding, nature walks, and the historic "Saint Marie Among the Hurons" . Also local are great massage practicioners, beauty treatments, and antiques.

We are a 2 hour drive north of Toronto, 1 hour from Barrie. There is ample parking on site.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
from
£180
/
Night
Week
Book Now
82 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
this property has payment protection
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.