Beautiful Gull’s Nest On Gull River

Minden, Ontario, Lake Ontario, Kawarthas

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  • 3Bedrooms
  • 1Bathrooms
  • 10Guests
  • Parking Spots
  • 241 m2Building Size
  • 2 daysMinimum Stay
Sleeps 10, 3 Bedrooms + Bunkie, 1 Bathroom, WiFi, Smart TV, Cell Reception, Beautiful Sunsets, Flat Property, Walk-In Entry, Private, Fire Pit, Child Friendly, Sandy Beach, Great Swimming, No Weeds, Great Fishing, Fireplace, Pet Friendly
Clean and comfortable cottage on crystal clear Gull River with sandy beach: perfect for swimming. Family friendly, huge west-facing deck, lawn with firepit & Muskoka chairs, BBQ, woodstove, boat dock. Bring your floaties and ride down the lazy river to Gull Lake. Watch the sunset from the deck. Stargaze from the lawn on clear summer nights. 

A spacious (1200 sq ft) and welcoming 3-bedroom cottage just outside of Minden, ON (2.5 hours from downtown Toronto). The property features a deck spanning the length of the cottage, a large lawn with a firepit and Muskoka chairs, and 120 feet of frontage onto Gull River. This sandy beach is exclusively for your use during your stay. 

The cottage can sleep up to ten adults.
  • Winterized
  • Pets Allowed
  • Internet/WiFi
  • Accessible
  • No Smoking
  • Waterfront


Main Level:
Master Bedroom #1: 1 x queen bed
Bedroom #2: 1 x double bed
Bedroom #3: 1 x bunk bed, double on bottom, single on top

Common area: 1 x fold out couch

Bunkie: 1 x double bed


Main Level: 1 x 3pc (sink, toilet, shower)

The common area has ample seating, a woodstove, and a smart TV (Netflix enabled) for lazy, rainy days. 

There is a dining table with ten chairs, plus seating outside for outdoor dining. 

The kitchen has a microwave, kettle, coffeemaker, and dishes. 

You will have exclusive access to the entire property during your stay.

The cottage does not include boats or floaties, but you are welcome to bring your own. If you do, please remember to also bring a life jacket for every member of your group.

No parties or late night noise. Please respect our neighbours and remember how much sound travels, especially across water. 

No smoking in the cottage.

Please respect the septic system. Toilet paper is provided; please do not flush anything else.

Ceiling fans in the living room

Cottage water: River water, water is potable, UV and sediment filters in place.

Indoor entertainment: Smart TV

Wood stove – airtight (wood is client's responsibility)


6 parking spots

Flat property

Child/elderly friendly

Large dock for docking boat - water is 7 feet deep at the end of the dock

Deck: 70’ x 9’ - runs full length of cottage

Waterfront: 117 feet

Sandy beach

Great swimming - shallow at the bank, deep further in

No weeds

Water shoes not needed

Great fishing

Large yard and firepit

Semi-private - some trees and barriers, neighbours on both sides

Cottage faces west

Beautiful sunset views


Cell reception
Child/elderly friendly
Fire pit
Flat property
Good swimming
No weeds
Pet friendly
Sandy beach
Walk-in water entry
Wireless internet

Cottage Location

Activities Nearby

Shopping, eating out, boating, golfing, fishing, hunting, hiking, snow mobiling.

Minden is a 5 minute drive away from the property. In town you will find organic groceries, an LCBO, cute restaurants, coffee, and the famous Kawartha Dairy. There is a farmer’s market in town every Saturday morning.  Minden Wild Water Preserve (10 km), Minden Hills Cultural Centre (5 km)

Kinmount: Highland Cinemas – a well-known movie theatre/museum with 6 small screens and hallways filled with historic movie memorabilia

Haliburton: Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, Haliburton Forest Wolf Centre, Haliburton Walk In The Clouds or Canopy Tour, Skyline Park, Haliburton Sculpture Forest, Rails End Gallery and Arts  Centre, Ethel Curry Gallery, Haliburton Highlands Museum, Wolf Centre with exhibits, wolfcams and a cinema

Bobcaygeon: featuring the famous Kawartha Dairy, Kawartha Lakes Art Gallery, Bigley’s Shopping

Moon Shadows Estate Winery (37 km)

Rental Rates

Rates are based on 6 guests. $55 will be charged per extra guest. Maximum 10 guests are allowed. Children under 1 year of age are free

High Season ( 3pm to Fri 11am)
2019: June 28 to Sept 1, 2019
2020: June 26 to Sept 6, 2020
Weekly rate: $1350
Minimum Night: 3 nights

Mid Season
2019 : May 17 to June 27, 2019 & Sept 2 to Oct 13, 2019
2020 : May 15 to June 25, 2020 & Sept 7 to Oct 11, 2020
Weekly rate: $1200
Nightly rate: $250
Minimum Night: 2 nights

Low Season
Oct 14, 2018 to May 16, 2019 & Oct 14 2019 to May 14, 2020
Weekly rate: $1000
Nightly rate: $200
Minimum Night: 2 nights

Premium Long Weekend
Canada Day, Civic Holiday, Labour Day
Nightly rate: $250
Minimum Night: 3 nights

Other Long Weekends
Family Day, Easter, Victoria Day, Thanksgiving, New Year
Nightly rate: $300
Minimum Night: 3 nights

Winter Holiday Season
Dec 20, 2019 to Jan 4, 2020
Weekly rate: $1500
Nightly rate: $300
Minimum Night: 3 nights

House Rules & Cancellations

Rental rates include all booking fees and taxes, if applicable. If your weekly rental includes a statutory long weekend, the rental rate will be calculated as a combination of the Long Weekend Rate and the regular Weekly Rate.

A 50% deposit is due to confirm rental dates at time of booking (preferred method is Interac e-Transfer).
Outstanding balance + $500.00 damage deposit is due 28 days (4 weeks) prior to checking in.
The damage deposit will be returned to you by Interac e-Transfer upon check out or once the cottage and property have been inspected by the owner or his designate (within 7 business days).

Contact Owner