There is wonderful character and charm in this traditional family cottage set on Otter Lake near Dorset. There is a three bedroom main cottage, wood floors, walls and vaulted and beamed wood ceilings. A recent renovation has extended the living space and a created a wall of windows overlooking the large deck and the lake. In addition to the main cottage, there is a two bedroom guest cottage, with bathroom and kitchen. The cottages are set on a well treed lot with southerly exposure and a wonderful sandy beach area at the shoreline. Approx. 5 minutes to Dorset.
100 ft lakefrontage
5 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
The main cottage has three bedrooms - two with double beds and a third with a set of single bunks. New loft above bedrooms with railing not shown in photos. There is a four piece (bath/shower) bathroom - which has been renovated recently. The guest cottage has a one bedroom with a queen bed and a second bedroom with a double bed. There is a three piece (shower) bathroom in the guest cottage - also newly renovated (not shown in photos).
Main cottage kitchen has fridge, stove, microwave, dishwasher. Satellite TV., DVD, VCR, phone. Note: Fireplace is not available for renter use. Guest cottage has fridge, stove, microwave. Gas bbq, patio furniture, canoe, dock. Note: Campfire pit for renter use with restrictions.
Waterfront & Swimming
Approximately 100' of shoreline, sand bottom, gradual slope with some beach depending on water levels. Dock. Canoe included. No marina on Otter Lake. Swim raft not shown in photos (shared with cottage to the right of the dock) Note: owner boat and inflatable raft shown in picture will not be there.
100 ft lakefrontage
Conditions of Rental
Maximum Occupancy: 8 persons (6 adults)
Check in is 3pm. Check out is 11am.
Minimum Booking Duration: High Season - 1 Week(s), Low Season - 1 Week(s) .
Security/Damage Deposit: $1000
Approx. 235 km from Toronto (Yonge & 401)
8 km to Dorset
35 km to Huntsville Memorial 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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