Cottage Profile This lovely three-bedroom, 1300 square foot cottage, is located on the shores of Lake Huron in the Whiskey Harbour Area. A sleeping cabin is also located on this waterfront lot. The cottage is located on a large private lot with over 400 feet of lake frontage. A wooden boardwalk leads from the cottage down to a lakeside deck which contains lounge chairs. From this vantage point you can enjoy an excellent view of Lake Huron and evening sunsets. From there it's a short walk along the shoreline to a nice flat limestone area which is excellent for swimming. Entry into the lake is shallow and gradual. Swim shoes are recommended. The cottage is set back in the trees and has an attractive outdoor patio sitting area complete with table and chairs where you can enjoy an outdoor meal in comfort. The cottage interior boasts a virtual wall of glass windows that surrounds the living and dining rooms on three sides, affording a great view of Lake Huron and surrounding forest. The other end of the living room contains a gas fire, set in a large brick fireplace, that will take the chill off on those cool spring nights. The living room features a cathedral ceiling and is furnished with a comfortable couch, love seat and armchair. The entertainment centre contains a stereo with CD player and a 30- inch television with satellite connection.An air conditioner is built into the wall and can be run to provide cool relief from those hot summer days. The dining area, situated adjacent to the living room, contains a antique oak table and six chairs. The cottage boasts a fully equipped kitchen with fridge, stove, microwave oven and abundant cupboard and counter space. The cottage contains three bedrooms. The master bedroom contains a large king-sized bed (linens are provided for the beds), two large windows and sliding glass doors which lead outside. Bedrooms two and three each have a double bed. Also supplied is a separate 8 by 12 foot sleeping cabin . This cabin has a set of bunk beds, a single bed on top and double bed on bottom.. The cottage has a four-piece washroom. Laundry facilities are provided in the form of a washing machine and dryer. The cottage is located on a small dead-end road which carries almost no traffic. The nearest cottage is approximately 400 feet away and is completely screened from the cottage by dense cedar forest. If you are looking for a quiet holiday retreat, this is the place for you. The cottage's central location places it close to many attractions. Sauble Beach is only a 30- minute drive away, while Bruce Peninsula National Park is a 45-minute drive. The Village of Lion's Head and Town of Wiarton with their many shops and restaurants are 20 minutes away.
Additional amenities include: water: well, cd/DVD player, floor area 1300 square feet, beds: one king, high speed lite internet (not wireless), one storey cottage with a sleeping cabin, number of bedrooms: 3. plus a sleeping cabin, colour television (30-inch), and set of bunk beds in the bunkhouse (double bottom, radio on satellite dish, outdoor fire pit, clothes line, two doubles, number of baths: one four-piece bath, single top) ( linens provided for all beds )....Read more
Left on 10/20/2011 for a stay in August 2011 | DebraReviewed Oct 20, 2011Stayed Aug 2011
This cottage was a delight, had everything you need,except kettle, masterbedroom very comfy, water very shallow for quite away out. Very private and serene. Sleeping cabin not suitable as mildew scent prevented us from using it even though the appearance of the cabin was clean and neat. Waves were quite high at times which prevented us from kayaking as much as we would have liked, sunsets were spectacular!
Left on 10/29/2009 for a stay in August 2009 | KETReviewed Oct 29, 2009Stayed Aug 2009
We had a wonderful week staying at this fully equipped cottage in Lion's Head. The cottage is located at the end of a quiet road, and both my husband and I had the chance to unwind-reading, doing jigsaw puzzles, riding the supplied bicycles, sitting down at the dock for morning coffee and afternoon sunsets, and sitting by the fire at night. After the relaxing days, it was wonderful to have the sound of the waves lull us to sleep in the very comfortable king size bed. Our only disappointment was we did not find a suitable swimming area until the last day.
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