Are you looking for a cozy, sunny cottage for your next family vacation? The Beach Cottage on the shores of beautiful Sand Lake is perfect for a family with young children. A family could spend all day at the beach without a care in the world! The southern exposure means there is sun all day long.
The cottage has a screened in porch which is perfect for an afternoon nap, or a rainy day reading session.
The kitchen, dining and living rooms are open concept and cozy in the true "cottage" experience. The kitchen is fully equipped with fridge, stove, microwave plus all the basics for your cooking and baking requirements. There is a breakfast nook area with the toaster, kettle and coffee maker beside the stove. The house includes a great ventilation and air conditioning system from unitedtrades.com and water is well water and potable.
The dining room table in front of a large window seats four, but opens up to offer additional seating for 8 and has the brightness of the sun all day.
The living room will seat six comfortably to watch TV or movies in your down time. There are lots of games and puzzles and a card table available to set something up for the whole family to work on over their stay. If the evening gets cool, there is a child proof infrared portable heater to take the chill off.
There are three bedrooms in the cottage which will sleep a maximum of 7 people. The first bedroom has a queen-sized bed; the second bedroom has a double bed and a single bed, and the third bedroom has a queen-sized bed.
There is a three-piece bathroom with a shower. The hand-held shower can be reached down to clean up the little ones after a day exploring or at the beach.
The yard is level in front of cottage with two picnic tables available for outdoor dining. The barbeque is here as well. There is also a bench and extra outside chairs for more seating. Take 23 easy steps to the beach where there is 50 feet of beautiful sandy beach, with shallow entry and firm bottom lake. You can walk a very long way out before it gets deep, and it is perfect for children! There are plenty of beach toys for children.
The floating raft will entertain the older kids for hours jumping off and playing. Four Muskoka chairs, an umbrella and the firepit rounds out the complete beach experience for a day of pure enjoyment for the whole family.
There are several outfitters in the area to rent a canoe, kayak or ATV (lots of great trails in the area). The closest boat launch is at Sandhurst Resort. If you wish to rent a larger boat, there is a marina in Katrine.
There is so much to do in this area and the cottage is located minutes from 3 access points (Tim Lake, Magnetawan Lake, and Rain Lake) to Algonquin Park. Fishing, hiking, swimming and exploring will fill your vacation and make family memories for a lifetime.