"Happy Harbour" cottage retreat on the Rideau Canal!
Bunk-house above boathouse
view of the waterfront. Beach is on the left
side lawn by beach
far left shorline
Fantastic cottage retreat with great beach swimming on the Rideau Canal! This cottage has great views of Indian Lake on the Rideau Canal, great natural beach, great swimming and fishing, and lots of room for the whole family to stay! Indian Lake has the best waterskiing on the Rideau, including a slalom course.
The main cottage has one and a half bathrooms, three bedrooms, porch, high-speed internet, satellite TV, air conditioning, deck, an outdoor shower and composting toilet. There is a bunk-house above the boathouse with five extra beds. The main dock is 70 feet long and is a great to swim fish and water-ski from! There is also another dock on the boathouse. The view from the decks and the house as well can keep an eye on the children on the dock and beach.
The Rideau Lakes Region is a great place to explore. You can take advantage of the great fishing, boating, swimming, water-skiing, or lock through the historic canal system to the other attached lakes and towns. In the surrounding towns and cities there are also lots of activities, and events to participate in including, golf, historic tours, boat tours, shopping restaurants, parties, and lots more!
This cottage is conveniently located not far off of highway #15 at the halfway point between Toronto and Montreal, 40 minutes from the Canada/USA border, and only one hour and 25 minutes from Ottawa. A great place for extended Families to congregate.
Cooking Utensils Provided
Maid Service Available
Satellite TV or Cable TV
Please note that the bunkhouse and the dock attached to the boathouse are available for use, but the boat area of the boathouse is occupied by the property owners boat and is not available to people renting the property. This boathouse will not be accessed while you are renting the property. The bay where the dock and cottage are is well protected from the wind.
Location: Indian Lake near the quaint town of Chaffey's Lock on the Rideau Canal. Chaffey's has a convenience store with beer and liquor, a restaurant, a snack-bar with ice-cream, two marinas and an art studio. The town of Newboro is accessible by water as well and it has the popular shopping destination Kilborn’s and a couple of restaurants, ice-cream etc. Groceries, restaurants, shopping, and golf are in neighboring towns of Westport, Portland, Elgin, Jones Falls, and Perth. The city of Kingston is about 45 minutes away, and Canada's capital, Ottawa, is a 1 hour and 15 minute drive.
Features: NATURAL BEACH!, Sleeps 12, 70 foot dock, Private, fully stocked kitchen with fridge, stove, and microwave, high-speed internet, TV; DVD; Activities: Visit local historic sites, Golf, Hiking, Boating, Fishing, Water Skiing, Horse riding, Shopping, Restaurants
Rideau Lakes Property Management is registered by the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO) registration: #50017421