'Brennan Chalet' - Incredible southwesterly views of the lake through tall pine trees from the spacious deck on this very comfortably furnished four bedroom family cottage on West Lake in the Haliburton Highlands. The floors, walls and ceilings are all wood - floor to ceiling windows overlooking the lake, a stunning stone fireplace - providing a wonderfully relaxing vacation retreat. The kitchen/diniing area are up four steps from the living room. In addition to the main deck there is an additional, large 'sun' deck on the second level. A wonderful waterfront for adults and children alike with a small, sandy beach area along with clean, deep water swimming from the dock. Located approximately fifteen minutes from town of Haliburton, , 15 minutes from the Haliburton Wildlife Reserve & Wolf Sanctuary. Also 15 minutes from Sir Sam's Ski Lodge offering wide array of outdoor activities and biking trails all summer long. West Lake is spring fed, great fishing for rainbow trout and bass.
130 ft lakefrontage
4 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
There are four bedrooms on two levels. On the main level is bedroom with a set of double width bunks (lower unit also pulls out into another double bed). There is a two piece bathroom (toilet & sink) on this level as well. Upstairs is the master bedroom with a queen bed and a walk out to the spacious 'sun' deck. In the third bedroom is a double bed and in the fourth - a set of single bunks (playpen shown will be removed). There is a three piece bathroom on this level (shower, toilet & sink).
Kitchen has an island, stainless steel appliances - 'fridge/freezer (second 'fridge/freezer also available), stove/oven, microwave, dishwasher. Watercooler. Laundry. Woodburning fireplace in dining area. In living room there is a gas fireplace, 50" flat panel satellite tv., dvd, pool table. Deck, new gas bbq (2017), patio furniture, dock, 2 kayaks, campfire.
Waterfront & Swimming
Approximately 105' of frontage accessed by gentle sloping path to waterfront from cottage. Small sandy beach area off to the right of the dock, plus large dock (6-8' depth at end), ladder. 2 floating chaise lounges available.
130 ft lakefrontage
Conditions of Rental
Maximum Occupancy: 8 persons (6 adults)
If a cleaning service has been arranged, check-out time will be 10:00 am.
Check in is 3pm. Check out is 11am.
Minimum Booking Duration: High Season - 1 Week(s), Low Season - 3 Night(s).
Security/Damage Deposit: $1000
Approx. 225 km from Toronto (Yonge & 401)
20 km to Haliburton
25 km to Haliburton Hospital
Please note that a wide-angle lens is used for many interior photos, making some rooms look larger than they actually are.
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For the week beginning...
Low Season 3 Night Weekend Rate $1170.00
Thanksgiving 3 Night Weekend Rate $1300.00
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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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.
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