OCR - The Woodlot (F474) on Fawn Lake, near Port Sydney

Port Sydney, Ontario, Muskoka, Parry Sound

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The Woodlot F4741 of 1
  • 4Bedrooms
  • 2Bathrooms
  • 12Guests
  • Parking Spots
  • 241 m2Building Size
  • 3 daysMinimum Stay
Please visit our website for more information: https://www.ontariocottagerentals.com/TheWoodlot/

The Woodlot is a charming all-season cottage located on Fawn Lake near Port Sydney, Ontario. The cottage is set on over 100 acres of forest and offers stunning west exposure sunsets. Relax and unplug in this bountiful woodland cottage setting. Great for nature lovers, snowmobilers and those who are looking to slow down and enjoy the classic charm of Muskoka.

The Woodlot cottage is a four-bedroom, two-bathroom cottage tucked away on over 100 acres of forest. This charming cottage has been designed with families in mind. It boasts a large open-concept kitchen/dining and living room area where the entire family can relax and enjoy time spent together.
The kitchen is expressive with character, its unpolished granite island counter and red slatted cabinets create a charming atmosphere that flows throughout the cottage. The kitchen has all the amenities needed to prepare a meal for family and friends.
The Woodlot’s living room has a large stone fireplace and comfortable seating for up to six people. There is a lovely den just off the living room with copper plated ceiling tiles and seating for five people. This is a favourite room for anyone looking to curl up with a good book. The living room has French doors that lead to the front porch where barbequing and outdoor dining can be enjoyed.

The cathedral ceilings, finished with beautifully stained pine, open up to a loft area with a comfy sectional and a TV with a DVD player. Large ceiling fans help keep the cottage cool. The stairs up to the upper level are metal and need to be taken with caution.
The main floor has a large master bedroom with a king sized bed, walk-in closet and a gas fireplace. French doors in this room look out to the lake and provide a lot of natural light. Across from the master bedroom is a second bedroom with a queen bed and a wood burning stove. There is also a full four-piece bath on this level with a claw foot tub and tiled shower.
The upper floor has two bedrooms that are great for the kids. The first bedroom has a set of bunk beds, singles on the top and bottom as well as a queen bed. The second bedroom also has a set of bunk beds, singles on the top and bottom, as well as three single beds. Just down the hall is the three-piece bathroom.
The surrounding acreage is untouched forest and bush that creates a peaceful, private setting. The front lawn leading to the waterfront is level and great for lawn games. The firepit is near the waterfront and will be a favourite gathering place for all in the evenings.
Fawn lake is a small lake, good for those who enjoy swimming and quiet, calm waters. There is are two stand-up paddleboards (SUPs), two kayaks and a canoe for exploring the lake. With the west exposure this cottage enjoys stunning sunsets that won’t soon be forgotten.


At the cottage: bring or rent your snowshoes and cross-country skiis and venture out onto the forested property. There are close to 100 acres to explore! When the lake freezes solid, it is a great place to lace up your skates and play a game of hockey or practice your figure skating moves.

Downhill Skiing is available within a 25 min. drive from the cottage at Hidden Valley Highlands Ski Area.

Arrowhead Provincial Park has approximately 33kms of groomed cross-country ski and snowshoe trails with trails for all levels. Ski and snowshoe rentals are available at Algonquin Outfitters in Huntsville. Arrowhead is famous for it's 1km looped outdoor skate trail. They offer skate rentals at the park.

Port Sydney is a great place to enjoy snowmobiling. Muskoka is part of the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC) District 7, offering groomed trails that lead to thousands of kilometers of trails connecting northern and southern Ontario. Muskoka Trail Map
The Woodlot cottage is on the 55 OFSC trail which connects to the D103B. This is part of the Hill & Gully Riders Snowmobile Club
There is easy access to Port Syndey -12 kms away which has stores, gas and groceries. Baysville is a quick 16 km ride away with restaurants, gas and the Lake of Bays microbrewery. Huntsville has everything and on the trail, it is only 29 kms away.

**Check-in: after 4:00pm and Check-out: before 10:00am

**Vacationer supplies their own linens: Sheets and pillowcases + Inside towels, kitchen towels and beach towels. Please inquire about other arrangements.

**Paper products: The cottage will provide enough to get you started, but vacationers must supply their own, including toilet paper and paper towels.

**Adult life jackets are supplied. Vacationers must bring their own children's life jackets due to safety and liability concerns.
  • Winterized
  • Pets Allowed
  • Internet/WiFi
  • Accessible
  • No Smoking
  • Waterfront

Cottage Location

Rental Rates

Low season: $337.75 nightly, $2,026.50 weekly.
Winter season: $386 nightly, $2,316 weekly.
High season: $458.34 nightly, $2,750 weekly.

$1,000 refundable security deposit required.

Contact Owner

Vacation Specialist

Member since: 2010


 Show Phone Number705-788-1809