Cottage Profile Cute and cozy two bedroom, 776 sq ft cottage located on Hay Bay on the shores of Lake Huron. This cottage is conveniently located just 3 km from Tobermory. Located on a dead end road, this cottage offers a tranquil setting. The main living area of the cottage is an open concept with the dining room, kitchen and living room in one large open space. The sitting area includes a couch, chair, TV with VCR, CD and DVD player as well as an iPod/iPhone dock and a propane fireplace. The kitchen in the cottage is bright and inviting, thanks to the skylight. The fridge, stove, and microwave make preparing meals a breeze, and an island provides extra space for preparing meals. The highlight of the cottage is the sunroom. Floor to ceiling windows provide a crystal clear view of the nearby water, and the many comfortable seating areas make this a great room for enjoying a good book, or just enjoying the view. A table with four chairs provides the ideal place for a waterfront dining experience or a game of cards. Your family will love using this bright space. There are two bedrooms at the cottage. One has a double bed, the other has a set of bunkbeds (single over double). The sunroom also has a sleeping space with a single bed. The one bathroom at the cottage is a four-piece with a bathtub/shower combination. Outside of the cottage is a large deck that overlooks the water and is a great place to unwind. Here you'll find a table and four chairs, the perfect place to sit and enjoy the view of Lake Huron. A key element of summer cooking is the BBQ, which you'll find on the deck along with a nearby picnic table for your outdoor summer dining. The shoreline at the cottage is honeycombed limestone, with shallow entry into the water and good swimming opportunities. Swim shoes are recommended. There are 2 sit on top kayaks with 2 adults life jackets provided for you to explore the beautiful shoreline of Lake Huron during your stay. The cottage is located just 3 km outside of Tobermory - a great, friendly community with a beautiful harbour, quaint shops and spots for you to eat-out before you go on a boat tour of Fathom Five National Marine Park.
Additional amenities include: living area: 776 sq ft, deck area: 300 sq ft, ipod/iphone dock, beds: 1 double, cd player, number of bedrooms: 2, number of baths: 1 four-piece with tub/shower, drinking water: lake water with filter and uv filtration, dwelling type: one-storey cottage, record player, fire pit, and a picnic table), kayaks ( 2 sit on top ), and radio with cbc station only, 1 single, television (1 channel), 2 adult life jackets, 1 set of bunkbeds (single over double), 2 muskoka chairs, high speed wireless internet via hub, 6 chairs, patio furniture (table.TripAdvisor property ID 2127249...Read more
Left on 11/01/2012 for a stay in August 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Nov 1, 2012Stayed Aug 2012
This was our family's first time renting a cottage and I believe we picked the perfect little spot to unwind. This L'Do Cottage had just about everything a family of 4 could need for a week away from home. The view from the back sun porch was absolutely spectacular. My husband and I would begin every morning with a coffee out by the water, listening to the waves lap against the rocks and watching the early morning sailors. My only disappointment was that we didn't have access to the washing machine in the cottage. I took one trip into the town laundromat or I would wash our clothes by hand. My husband's only dissappointment was we didn't have access to the owner's canoes; we had to rent those. We hope to be back next summer creating more memories. Yours truly, Brad & Tamara from Kitchener, Ont.
Left on 08/05/2010 for a stay in June 2010 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Aug 5, 2010Stayed Jun 2010
We had been to the area before and decided that it may be nice to spend time at a cottage. Each person has his or her own tastes but we were very very happy when we came into the cottage and saw that it was neat and clean and very comfortable. The view was simply beautiful and for two people it was the perfect size to be cozy and comfortable. It was private and yet close to the town itself and not far from any site seeing we wanted. We had all that we needed in the cottage. I enjoy cooking and there was more than enough room to do that as well as relax. We were so pleased that we are planning to come back next year as well. It was a wonderful experience all around.
Left on 01/27/2009 for a stay in August 2007 | bgolden74Reviewed Jan 27, 2009Stayed Aug 2007
This was our first vacation at This L Do, and we were pleasantly surprised.
This cozy cottage had all the ammenities that we needed. This was a perfect retreat....far enough away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Tobermory, but still close enough for evening treks to watch the Chi-Chi-Mon set sail while eating ice cream cones!
We all enjoyed swimming throughout the days, and relaxed at the firepit for evening camp fires.
We would highly recommend this cottage to anyone looking for a "real" cottage experience!
Left on 01/25/2009 for a stay in September 2008 | OzingaReviewed Jan 25, 2009Stayed Sep 2008
We were happy with the cottage and the location. The sunsets were beautiful with swimming right outside the cottage, very short drive into tobermory or a nice walk. Very quiet area. It was well stocked for things to do (Some books,movies, puzzles and toys)and the kitchen had everything that we needed. The deck and sunroom are this cottages best features. The only downside is that is not the best property for small children. The cottage is used by the family as well and had alot of things for small hands to touch. The gas stove was nice for cool nights but a hazard for children. All and all a great cottage and property.
Left on 01/23/2009 for a stay in August 2007 | Natasha RReviewed Jan 23, 2009Stayed Aug 2007
My boyfriend, now husband stayed for a wonderful week in Tobermory. It was quiet and calm. One day, we were able to watch the storm, it was perfect
I would recommend this place to anyone who wants time out from the daily routine and wish to enjoy the cottage air and enjoy the simpler things in life.
As featured in USA TODAY and recommended by Travel + Leisure in its annual Villa Guide:
New to FlipKey?
FlipKey is a vacation rental marketplace with more than 300,000 rentals around the world. Find the perfect place to stay for your trip, and get great value along with the space, privacy and amenities of home.
Find the vacation rental perfect for you. Learn how.