The Water’s Edge

Barrie, Ontario, Lake Ontario, Kawarthas

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  • 6Bedrooms
  • 2Bathrooms
  • 12Guests
  • 8Parking Spots
  • 241 m2Building Size
  • 2 daysMinimum Stay
Sleeps 12, Sandy Play Area, Flat, Child Friendly, Walk-In Entry, Fire Pit, No Pets

This 6 bedroom chalet style cottage has cathedral ceilings and floor to ceiling windows which allow for breathtaking views of the outdoors, lake and sunsets.
  • Winterized
  • Pets Allowed
  • Internet/WiFi
  • Accessible
  • No Smoking
  • Waterfront

Sleeping Arrangements

Top Floor: Bedroom 1

1 King Bed

Top Floor: Bedroom 2

1 Queen Bed, 1 Twin Bed

Main Floor: Bedroom 3

2 Twin Bed

Lower Floor: Bedroom 4

1 Queen Bed

Lower Floor: Bedroom 5

1 Queen Bed

Lower Floor: Bedroom 6

1 Double Bed, 1 Crib


This lakeview 2 ½ story cottage has an all pine interior. There is a side entrance door and also French doors leading to lakefront deck area. Cathedral ceilings and floor to ceiling windows offer incredible views of the outdoors. Multiple levels allow for privacy. Upper living area has an additional open area to above reading/meditation nook with two sky lights and an octagonal window that overlooks the lake. The main living area is spacious and includes a carpeted living room with sofa, love seat and large built in TV. The bright kitchen has new ceramic tile. The adjoining dining area easily seats 6-8. Additional seating for 4-6 is available in the sunken hardwood eating area near the wood burning stove. The lower level provides a separate living space with table, chairs and sofa. Exterior door on lower level, along with newly renovated 2 pc bathroom. Note: We ask that outdoor shoes not be worn on the carpeted area of the cottage.

6 Bedrooms

2 Bathrooms: 1 x 4 pc, 1 x 2 pc

Kitchen details: microwave, coffee maker, toaster and water cooler

Indoor entertainment: board games, books, cards, DVD player, satellite TV, HDTV, home theatre system and stereo music player


French doors from cottage lead to large wrap around upper deck. Deck has an outdoor breakfast nook with table and chairs along with a wicker furniture seating area. Steps lead to a large grassy waterfront area with a small sandy play area that is great for kids. If adventuring from the sandy play area, there is predominantly flat rock/hard sand bottom. Water shoes are recommended. If you are bringing your boat, there is a 60' dock that will accommodate it. Mature trees provide shaded areas. Lot is 200 feet deep with a 61 foot shore line. Incredible sunsets. Large fire pit for late night bonfires.


  • Beach Nearby
  • Great for Kids
  • Cards
  • Board Games
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Cable TV/Satellite
  • Home Theatre
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Row Boat
  • Charcoal BBQ
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Canoe
  • Firepit
  • Woodstove
  • Kayak
  • Dishes and Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Books
Child/elderly friendly
Fire pit
Flat property
No pets
Row boat
Sandy beach
Walk-in water entry
Winter accessible

Cottage Location

Activities Nearby

•Casino Rama with entertainment centre for big name shows
•Tudhope Park (Lake Koochiching) – sandy beach, children’s play area, life guards and free parking (10 minute drive from cottage).
•Local airport – short walk to onsite Bar and Grill, chartered plane rides available.
•Stephen Leacock Museum
•Orillia Opera House
•Orillia Museum of Art and History
•The OPP Museum
•Historic Orillia
•Nearby shopping – grocery, malls, etc.
•Cruise style lake Tours on Mariposa Belle
•Farmers Market, Antique Junket’s – early Saturday Mornings
•Horseback riding
•Walking trails
•Roller blade and bike rentals
•Kirkfield Lift Lock
•Movie Theatres/Drive In
•Martyrs Shrine and St. Marie Among the Huron’s
•Local spas

Winter activities:
•Ice fishing
•Cross Country skiing
•Downhill skiing

Rental Rates

Based on 8 people. $105/extra person. 12 people maximum.

Rental rates include all booking fees and taxes, if applicable. Children under 1 year of age are free.

High Season (Fri 4pm to Fri 11am)
June 26 to Sept 6, 2020
Weekly Rates: $3500
Minimum Stay: 7 nights

Mid Season
May 15 to June 25, 2020 & Sept 7 to Oct 11, 2020
Nightly Rate: $750
Weekly Rate: $2500
Minimum Stay: 2 nights

Low Season
Oct 14 2019 to May 14, 2020
Nightly Rate: $750
Weekly Rate: $2300
Minimum Stay: 3 nights

Premium Long Weekend
New Years, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Civic Holiday, Labour Day
Nightly Rate: $750
Minimum Stay: 3 nights

Other Long Weekends
Thanksgiving, Family Day, Easter
Nightly Rate: $750
Minimum Stay: 3 nights

Winter Holiday Season
Dec 20, 2019 to Jan 4, 2020
Nightly Rate: $750
Weekly Rate: $2500
Minimum Stay: 3 nights

House Rules & Cancellations

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).

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