'La Dolce Vita' - Spacious, bright, open concept family cottage set on beautiful Farqhuar Lake near Wilberforce in the county of Haliburton. Vaulted living room ceilings, wall to wall windows overlooking the lake, this three bedroom, two bathroom cottage is very comfortably furnished and finished with lots of 'extras'. Level grassy lawn area leads to great waterfront for children and adults alike, where you can sit out on the extensive deck/dock and enjoy the lake. Approximately ten minutes to Wilberforce.
185 ft lakefrontage
3 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
There are three bedrooms - all on main level. The master has a queen bed, walk out to small deck, and an ensuite bathroom (shower, toilet & sink). There is a double/single bunk combo in the second bedroom and a double and single bed in the third bedroom. Main bathroom is four piece (tub/shower, toilet & sink).
Kitchen has stainless steel appliances - 'fridge/freezer, stove/oven, microwave, dishwasher. Laundry. Telephone Living room has woodstove fireplace, 50" flat panel satellite tv., dvd. High speed internet. (50GB allowance per week, usage above that is $4.00/GB). On lower level (unfinished basement) is a ping pong table and air hockeyl table. Deck, gas bbq, patio furniture. Deck/dock, canoe, paddleboat. Campfire.
Waterfront & Swimming
Approximately 185' of frontage accessed by twenty steps down from the upper deck, over open grassy lawn to water's edge. Small sandy beach to left of dock (water levels are high in current photos - sandy beach exposed as lake levels drop during course of summer). Gradual slope to 4-5' at end of dock. Deck is 16' X 32' plus dock extension.
185 ft lakefrontage
Conditions of Rental
Maximum Occupancy: 6 persons (6 adults)
Check in is 2pm. Check out is 11am.
Minimum Booking Duration: High Season - 1 Week(s), Low Season - 1 Week(s) .
Security/Damage Deposit: $1000
Approx. 243 km from Toronto (Yonge & 401)
10 km to Wilberforce
43 km to Haliburton Highlands Hospital
Please note that a wide-angle lens is used for many interior photos, making some rooms look larger than they actually are.
Additional days available prior to Sep. 9th week.
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For the week beginning...
Rates shown do not include a $90.00 per booking Service Charge or optional charges such as Cleaning & Linen Services (if available), Cancellation Insurance, Security/Damage Waiver, etc.
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Complete the "Cottage Request Form". If you have any questions, we can be reached by email [mail(at)cottagerental(dot)com] or by telepone at 905.862.0252 or at 1.877.862.0254 (Toll-Free). One of our staff will be happy to answer any questions that you have, verify cottage availability, rate, etc. At this time we will create/update a file for you with the information needed to respond to your booking request.
Return the Booking Application Form
Once we have put the cottage on "Hold", we will email you our Booking Application Form for completion and return to our office by fax or email within 2 days. A payment of 30% of the cost of the cottage plus our $90.00 + HST agency service fee (plus the cost of Trip Cancellation Insurance, if purchased) will be charged to the credit card provided with the Booking Form. A post-dated cheque for the balance payment of 70%, (plus any optional charges such as Accidental Damage Waiver, Cleaning Service, Linens Service) dated 6 weeks prior to occupancy, is forwarded to our office by mail within 5 business days. The Travel Package will be forwarded to you within 15 days of our having processed your booking.
Receive Booking Confirmation and Rental Package
After receipt and processing by our office, a Booking Confirmation and Travel Package are mailed to the Booking Applicant. Please note that, no booking is considered 'confirmed' until a written Booking Confirmation has been produced by our office. In addition to the Booking Confirmation, the Travel Package will include a copy of the Cottage/General page from our website listing the cottage inventory, bedsizes, etc., a map to the cottage and a set of Cottage Instructions/Rules.
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Approximately one week prior to the start date of your holiday, we will contact you with instructions on accessing the cottage. Generally, this will be via a Lock Box at the cottage; however, there may be other arrangements necessary depending on the cottage..