Burridge Lake Cottage

Westport, Ontario, Ottawa Valley, Rideau Waterway

peace and relaxation
40+ ft long dock1 of 25
  • 2Bedrooms
  • 1Bathrooms
  • 4Guests
  • 4Parking Spots
  • 241 m2Building Size
  • 3 daysMinimum Stay
The Burridge Lake Cottage is on 1+ acre as part of an eight-acre parcel (three lots) with most conveniences in a private location (midway between Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal, near Westport ON) and 110+ feet waterfront on a sheltered bay of Burridge Lake (near Bob's Lake) in beautiful Eastern Ontario. With decks, huge 40 ft dock into the water, and sandy beaches with shallow water entry - great for kids! The cottage is exclusively private. Sleeps up to 4 in cottage. We offer multiple viewpoints of the lake from our lot. Excellent boating, fishing, swimming, walking, cycling, golfing (12 nearby courses) and scuba diving. Bird and wildlife sanctuary nearby. BOATS, CELL PHONE RECEPTION, WIFI maybe in 2021, 3 DOCKS, SUNSETS, WALKABOUT which encloses 3 private acres and catches glimpses of lake from different viewpoints. We offer forest bathing (just under an acre) which is proven to lower stress and increase immunity for the next 30 days. No extra charge for that.
  • Winterized
  • Pets Allowed
  • Internet/WiFi
  • Accessible
  • No Smoking
  • Waterfront

Sleeping Arrangements

cottage (2 bedrooms)

1 Double Bed, 1 Double Bed


The cottage of about 650 sf can sleep 4 (2 double beds). There is a new 4-piece bathroom (tub and shower). The cottage is well equipped with: all kitchen utensils/ dishes/ cutlery, microwave, new 19" TV with separate DVD player, gas (Huntington) and briquette BBQ, electric baseboard heaters. New cushioned oak floors gleaming, windows and screens washed each spring, as needed. Fridge, stove, microwave oven, choice of 3 coffee makers, kettle, crock pot. Bottled water is supplied from sterilized cooler.


There is an area outside at the upper patio with seating for 4. There is a firepit at lakefront. Paddleboat (extra charge, if available) with five lifejackets, canoe, 14 foot aluminum boat, boat launching and docking privileges, propane BBQ just off the upper deck around the cottage and briquette BBQ at waterfront.

Our distinction is a private lane encircling 3 acres of private meadow and forest to walk around and explore. Apple orchard/meadow/forest are available for your exploration. There is a transition of garden around the cottage to meadow with magnificent views of the lake to deep pine forest. Beach is child-friendly, sandy and gradual entry. Ours is the high point on the lake of about 87 cottages.

Another distinction is four levels starting at the beach, then up to cottage (front and back), then up to road, parking and meadow.

New metal frame gazebo with solar powered night lights and second BBQ down at the waterfront. There are many pluses: new 4x8' floater dock to swim to (2019), stepping stones to cottage from new parking area (2020) and stepping stones from lower end of stairs to waterfront (2018).


  • Beach Nearby
  • Great for Kids
  • Cards
  • TV
  • Fridge
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Gas BBQ
  • Charcoal BBQ
Lovely cottage with most conveniences in a private location and private 110 feet waterfront on a sheltered bay of Burridge Lake (near Bob's Lake) in beautiful Eastern Ontario. Available to you is three or four acres with private walkabout (ROW), decks, docks, gazebo and sandy beaches with shallow water entry - great for kids! Sitting patio at the upper level. Cottage is exclusively private. Excellent boating, fishing, swimming, walking, cycling, golfing (12 nearby courses) and scuba diving. Bird and wildlife sanctuary nearby. The cottage sleeps maximum of 4. Cottage is well equipped with: all kitchen utensils/ dishes and cutlery for 8/ three coffee makers/ DVD player, briquette and two propane BBQs (sparkling clean), electric baseboard heaters, patio set(s) and paddleboat (if available and selected), rowboat and canoe with lifejackets. There is a private firepit at waterfront. Docking privileges. One propane BBQ is just off the upper deck and the second propane BBQ is at the lakeside, as well as a briquette BBQ at lakeside. 110+ feet of waterfront is available to guests at The Burridge Lake Cottage.
The cottage has been given $4000 in upgrades for 2017: new cushioned oak flooring in living/dining and bedrooms, some freshly painted walls and doors, sanded and restained decks around cottage in 2017, newer deluxe BBQ on the patio, additional propane BBQ at lakeside, new gazebo on land deck at waterside. NEW in 2019, there is an extra 4 feet of dock into the bay, stepping stones all the way from deck stairs to the lake, less trees on the waterside and a 4x8' floating dock.

Moffat 18 cu. ft. fridge with automatic defrost freezer, deluxe BBQ tools, bedroom electric heaters, bench and chairs on dock, beachside dock (8 x 12' more) to access the 40 ' long dock into the bay for gorgeous sunsets, kitchen fully equipped, bottled drinking water on cooler, pillows, blankets, bedspreads, and laundry facilities available with about a 12 minute drive. Includes 3 man canoe, rowboat, and paddleboat with 5 lifejackets.

Cottage Location

Activities Nearby

There are 8-10 golf courses in the area at very reasonable prices. Nearby are the following: Foley Mountain Conservation area in Westport, Crosby Flea Market (Saturdays), Antique and Art shows in Westport, boutique shopping in Westport.


Last Calendar Update: 16 August, 2020

October 2020
November 2020
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Rental Rates

For basics up to four persons, deposit extra required. Two-week Deal: save $50 administration free on the second week. Basic rate is $170/n for 4 persons for 2 BR, sofa, 4-pce ensuite bathroom, 2 boats (if available, extra charge for paddleboat), 110 ft waterfront. Private road. Paved highway all but last mile which is still a well packed year round road. No options are available this year. Application and deposit of $250 will reserve your holiday. Includes 15 L bottled water, 14 foot rowboat, canoe, propane BBQ off deck and second propane BBQ at waterfront and briquette BBQ at lakeside.

Jun 24- Sept 5: 4 persons $1190/wk, 6 persons $1490/wk (includes bunki)

*Off season: $170/n minimum of 3 nights (priced for 4 persons)

Sorry but this year (2020) there is no wifi or satellite reception. It simply cannot be offered to the quality demanded for at-home employees who want to work from a cottage. There is cell phone connection. No pets and definitely no guests this year either.

Rental application form is available upon request.

House Rules & Cancellations

House Rules are posted inside the cottage including "No Smoking" inside the cottage or bunki.
One household only.
Inspection of the property will be conducted by the owner with the guest(s) on arrival.
If there is a problem, guest is to report it immediately to the owner's attention.
If more persons stay over than are on the rental agreement, the terms of the agreement are broken and the owner has the right to terminate the stay.

Cancellation fee is charged only in the last 45 days and $200 of the deposit will be refunded.
Cleaning charge of $150.00 is mandatory. Turnover period is 6 hours.

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