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Century Cottage with Charm and Privacy

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 204 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom 2 bathroom with water on three sides

This 3 season cottage was built by my great grandfather in 1906 and was one of the first on Bala Bay. There are four bedrooms upstairs with a 4 pc bathroom.

Downstairs has an eat in kitchen, a large dining room, a comfortable living room with wood burning stove, and a TV room that could double as a 5th bedroom with a powder room ensuite which is also accessible from the kitchen hallway.

Off the kitchen is a brand new deck and dock with picnic table and BBQ where you can enjoy famous Muskoka sunsets sipping the beverage of your choice. Or if you'd rather, relax in a Muskoka chair at the end of the Point and take in the sunset or the shooting stars from that vantage.

A water side hammock is available to enjoy an afternoon snooze or a good murder mystery.

The kitchen has all the basics amenities, microwave,new stove, new fridge with plenty of dishes to serve the crowd. There is a spare fridge in the boathouse for overflow.

A game cupboard provides entertainment at night or helps while away a rainy day.

More Details

Jane W Manchee
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
May 2, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Torrance, Ontario

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 204 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Upstairs bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 queen , Brand new mattress 2012
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single , great for kids
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , morning light
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , cozy
  • Blow up mattress available
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
This is a rustic cottage with that old Muskoka feel. Private and comfortable


Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Gravenhurst, Ontario
Nearest Barpub
7 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Beaver Run, Bala/ Taboo, Gravenhurst
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Kilometres
Hwy 169 at Torrance
Nearest Restaurant
7 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
80 Kilometres
Mt St Louis/ Hidden Valley
Nearest Beach
1.5 Kilometres

Located in the Southwest area of Lake Muskoka the cottage is close to everything; 20 mins from Port Carling Locks and shopping, 30 mins to Bracebridge Falls and more shopping, 20 mins to Gravenhurst where the Muskoka Steamships depart from or visit the Muskoka Boat & Heritage Centre, Farmers markets, Enjoy Bala's Weekly Waterski show and arrange for lessons, Hatha Yoga on the dock with Jazz Arney, Zumba,Exercise classes at the Community center in Bala, Tour the marshes and experience the Annual Cranberry Festival in October. Or kick back and relax on the deck,dock or end of the Point and watch the world go by.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Torrance, Ontario

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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$500

Check in after 3:00 pm on arrival day Friday, Depart by 11:00am on departure day Friday
Pets Considered 30/day/pet
Rates based on 8 guests...over 8 people there is a charge of 50/person/night

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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