Breathe Easy Cottage

Owen Sound, Ontario, Collingwood, Blue Mountain, Wasaga Beach

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  • 8Bedrooms
  • 3Bathrooms
  • 30Guests
  • 30Parking Spots
  • 241 m2Building Size
  • 1 dayMinimum Stay
We specialize in large groups, family reunions, corporate workshops, weddings and special getaways year-round. Everything you will need is included except your consumables. Large, secluded country paradise on 140 acres, with expansive views of rolling forest and field in all directions, in a region with many rivers and small lakes, and close to Georgian Bay and Lake Huron. Great fishing, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, exploration opportunities. In the heart of an area rich in culture ... arts, craftspeople, music, theatre, biodynamic (organic, Waldorf) farming community.

Escape the city and revitalize at our 140-acre Breathe Easy Cottage. Experience the harmony, peace and relaxation you need! Breathe in clean oxygen-rich air (and enjoy pristine environment, basking in the sounds of nature). Breathe out the noises and tensions of city life. Visitors always comment on the harmony, peace and relaxation they feel here. Our place has practically everything you will ever need for a comfortable, memorable stay.
  • Winterized
  • Pets Allowed
  • Internet/WiFi
  • Accessible
  • No Smoking
  • Waterfront


This is a very welcoming and gracious house. The unusual design and decor provide a bright, airy atmosphere and all the comforts of home in a beautiful, peaceful setting. The house has 5000 square feet on two levels. We specialize in large family gatherings, weddings and retreats.

The south end has cathedral ceilings and consists of: a large, charming, eat-in kitchen, equipped for gourmet cooking, with a screened porch off it; well-stocked library/diningroom off kitchen; broad hallway (almost an extra room) to large, bright living room, with fireplace, long trestle banquet table (for large groups or game playing), french doors onto deck; laundry room/two piece bathroom. The north end consists of a large entry hall with stairway (and stairlift) down to lower level; two bedrooms (queen-sized) with doors onto decks, large office, oversized bathroom with a large corner tub, accessible shower stall and separate toilet/sink area. There are many windows and great views throughout the main level, and radiant floor heating and HRV throughout the house. The lower level consists of: very large sunroom/bedroom with twin beds and lots of space for plopping down mattresses and sleeping bags for very large groups; large bedroom with queen-sized plus a twin bed; smaller bedroom with double bed; sitting area with pull-out (queen-sized) sofa-bed; three-piece (shower) bathroom; large play/workroom area with ping pong table and sitting area; three more bedrooms with king, double and twins. This house is very well built and ideal for large family groups. Kids can make as much noise as they want downstairs or outside while adults have quiet conversations upstairs.


A screened porch, small deck, large double deck with ramps to an open gazebo in backyard; firepits for bonfires, 140 acres of forest, field and a bit of wetland, lots of running space, hiking and exploration possibilities, marked trail to Styx River and picnic spot at foot of property. Spectacular night-sky viewing.

Our spacious, bright luxury cottage is ideal for large family gatherings, corporate retreats or special events (e.g. weddings, weekend getaways, golfing, fishing, moms’ retreats etc.) looking for a natural environment, clean air and serene setting to escape a busy city life.


  • Great for Kids
  • Cards
  • Board Games
  • Stereo
  • Cable TV/Satellite
  • TV
  • Fridge
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Canoe
  • Firepit
  • Dishes and Utensils
  • Pingpong Table
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Books
  • BBQ (propane)
  • Iron
  • Linens and Beddings
Arts and crafts, games cupboard, kids toys, swing set and slide, volleyball stands/net, large library, 2 bonfirepits, 140 private acres of nature
Table tennis (ping-pong)
Gourmet eat-in kitchen, deluxe induction cooktop stove, Cuisinart and many other appliances
Chairlift to lower level, wheelchair accessible main level and decks
Highspeed wireless internet
We have everything you will need... check our website for details (

Cottage Location

Activities Nearby

Saugeen River system and many small lakes for swimimg fishing, canoeing, kayaking; in easy driving range of golf, downhill skiing (cross-country and snowshoeing out the door), snowmobiling, beaches on Georgian Bay and Lake Huron, Bruce Trail, conservation areas. Music and theatre festivals (Summerfolk, Symphony in the Barn, for example), many artists, musicians and artisans in area, old Amish community and organic stustainable farming abound. Durham Herb Show (June). Many artists studio tours (Fall and Spring).

Rental Rates

Weekly rate is $3200 in summer, lower in June or September and higher in winter, depending on numbers coming. Weekends range from $1795 to $2195 for 15-20 adults and a bit higher for larger numbers.
$1000 deposit required on booking, full rental fee due 3 months before summer arrivals. For availability or booking and pricing details, please see our website (

House Rules & Cancellations

Please see detailed notes on our website.
Note: There is absolutely NO SMOKING permitted indoors, or penalties will apply.

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