Escape to our Lake Calabogie Whippoorwill Cottages

Greater Madawaska, Ontario, Ottawa Valley, Rideau Waterway

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  • 2Bedrooms
  • 1Bathrooms
  • 4Guests
  • Parking Spots
  • 241 m2Building Size
  • 1 weekMinimum Stay
Visit us to enjoy a quiet, peaceful, relaxing and picturesque setting.
Quaint, very clean, tidy and tastefully decorated summer cottages on 350 feet of sand beach shore of Calabogie Lake.
55 minutes from Ottawa/Kanata 2 hours from Belleville.

If you email us with your preferred time and size of your preferred cottage we will respond promptly with best matched availability,
description and photos.

Our six adorable cottages are well spread out over 6.5 acres with our own private waterfront. Each Cottage is fully equipped (except your bed/bath/kitchen linens and personal toiletries). There are Propane fired BBQ's at each cottage along with wood burning fire pits. Complimentary use of our "water toys" which include pedal boats, kayaks, row boats, kayaks, and our very Canadian, iconic red canoe. Please plan to bring your personal PFD's. Our facility is ideal for families wanting a reasonably priced and affordable vacation week. This neat, tidy, very clean and very well maintained property is proud to have families returning for over 15 years. Prime weeks sell out quickly. From mid-June to mid-September we rent Friday to Friday. Our sand beach is the nicest on Calabogie Lake with manicured lawns and a gradual slope into very clean and weed free water.
Weekends are available during spring and fall months only.
We have two and three bedroom cottages (6 in total) each with their own unique setting and decor. On receiving your inquiry we will quickly provide you with photos of the particular cottage available for your preferred week. (Single Family Occupancy or up to 4 Adults) Pricing for the 2022 Season: $1250 for one bedroom: $1525 two bedroom summer cottage: $1650 three bedroom summer cottage: $1725 for our larger three bedroom that features central air, separate kitchen, elevated deck, Bell FIBE high speed and with 1 1/2 bath. All prices based on single household occupancy or up to four adults. During high season from end of June through Labour Day minimum one week rentals are available.
Reminder that the Government charges you h.s.t. on vacation rental. Full particulars regarding our measures related to COVID19 and the Health and Safety of our guests will be provided at time of enquiry.
All cottages are fully equipped, all have fabulous views and all are air conditioned.
The Lake Is Calling! You Must Go!
  • Winterized
  • Pets Allowed
  • Internet/WiFi
  • Accessible
  • No Smoking
  • Waterfront


Quick Glance at our Summer Season Availability
June 17 - lots of availability
June 24 - opening of Bass Season we have 3 bedroom and 1 bedroom available
August 5 - 1 bedroom
August 19 - 1 bedroom
August 26 - 1 bedroom and 3 bedroom
Lakeside Cottage: Ten steps to the water, three bedrooms each with a double bed, soft sided gazebo off kitchen area. Screened soft gazebo off kitchen area with great view onto the water.
Homestead Cottage: Newly revamped with a screened verandah addition. Three bedrooms with spacious kitchen dining area.
Honey House: Very quaint two bedroom with panoramic view of beach and ten steps to the water. Soft sided gazebo off kitchen area.
Creekside: Two bedroom with screened verandah, sited across our spring fed creek. Full facelift and redecorating spring of 2020 transformed this okay cottage into a WOW cute and quaint cottage.
Lee's Hollow: Year round rental, satellite television, Wi-Fi, separate kitchen with dishwasher, three bedrooms with one and half bath, elevated deck with view of water and our beach front. Herb, perennial and annual gardens to enjoy.
Luke's Lair: One bedroom with exquisite decor, overlooks the lake and you can enjoy herb and perennial gardens.


6.5 acre property with private 350 feet of sandy beach on exceptionally clean Calabogie Lake.
Escape to Our Lake and enjoy the sound of the loons, dark sky nights and crackling bonfires.
Property is maintained with pride.
We consistently receive 5 out of 5 rating (
from our guests.
Complimentary use of a variety of water toys that include kayaks for adult and children, pedal boats - some with built in coolers and enjoy a flat water trail ride in our iconic red canoe,


  • Beach Nearby
  • Great for Kids
  • Fireplace
  • TV
  • Fridge
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Gas BBQ
Haunting call of our resident Loons at dusk. Dark Sky Nights. Clean, clean, clean lake. Crackling bonfires. Very friendly and welcoming owners.
Nearby are great eateries. Calabogie Brewery offers award winning selection of beers.

Cottage Location

Activities Nearby

Every Outdoor activity you can imagine. Hike the Manitou Mountain Trail Network to Eagles Nest Lookout. (This is bucket list material folks!)
Challenge the Track at world class Calabogie Motorsports fixing your need for speed, head out on the links for a game of golf at the Highlands, or a quick 9 at Calabogie Peaks,
float around the lake pretending to fish, enjoy the star lit skies, roasting marshmallows over crackling bonfires, cycle the K & P trails,
Travel the Gravel in your Jeep or Side-by-Side. Evenings - head out to a number of pubs, breweries, eateries or Neat Cafe & Music for amazing live bands
now entertaining outdoors from the "Wood Shed"
Or .... you can curl up with a good book on our beautiful beach and go to bed with the haunting call of our resident loons off in the distance.
Careful though ..... You may just decide to stay another week ....


Last Calendar Update: 05 June, 2022

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Rental Rates

2021 Pricing
For prime season mid-June through to mid-September we provide weekly rentals only. Your Escape to our lake will be from Friday to Friday.
Weekends are available only during spring and fall months. Please check with us for availability depending on the number and makeup of your party.
Rates are based on single family occupancy or up to four adults and must be from the same bubble.
There may be two separate families occupy the same cottage for an additional cost and affirmation you share the same bubble.
Two Bedroom Summer High Season $1375 (Honey House and Creekside)
Three Bedroom Summer High Season $1475 (Lakeside and Homestead)
One Bedroom Year Round Cottage Luke's Lair High Speed Internet Cable television, elevated deck with BBQ, herb garden, fire pit ($1150)
3 Bedroom Premier Cottage High Season $1550 (Central air, dishwasher, extra half bath, deck w BBQ, satellite tv, High speed Bell Fibe Internet, flower and herb gardens, private fire pit)

House Rules & Cancellations

Deposits are required to reserve in advance.
Amount varies depending on length of stay. Weekly summer deposit is $500 by Interac Transfer.
90 day advance notice is required for cancellation to receive deposit refund less a $100 administrative fee.
Balance of your rental is due 21 days prior to arrival.
For 2021 we are requesting a $75 fee to assist in covering the extra ordinary costs for infrastructure and procedures in order to
safeguard against Covid19.
Guests not wishing to leave their cottage in same neat, tidy and clean condition as found on arrival
may engage our Housekeepers for their end of stay cleaning with a fee of $100.
Not all cottages are pet friendly. Please check with us.
Guests must confirm health status and any possible exposure to COVID19 in advance of arrival.

Contact Owner

Bill and Deb

Member since: 2017


 Show Phone Number613-570-1488