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House by the Locks Cottage - Central & Secluded!

SuperhostHuntsville, Ontario, Canada
Entire cottage hosted by Ryan & Bryan
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bathroom
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Clean, secluded with self check in, welcome to our guest cottage! We've increased our cleaning practices to ensure that we go above & beyond between guests to ensure the space is ready to host you. Featuring no contact self check in, fast & capable WiFi, 32 inch Smart TV, a well-equipped kitchenette & propane BBQ. Minutes away from central Huntsville, parks (Algonquin & Arrowhead) & beaches makes this a great home base so you can get out & enjoy Muskoka.

The space
Enjoy our newly built guest cottage on the back of our property by the pond. A short 5 minute drive to Main St. in central Huntsville keeps you close by to all of the action. With a comfy queen sized bed in the bedroom and a spacious new bathroom, you'll be more than comfortable here. The guest cottage offers a well equipped kitchenette with a fridge, chest freezer (in the utility room), microwave, toaster oven, kettle and coffee maker. Also includes an electric fry pan, 2 induction cook top burners and slow cooker and all pots/pans as well. Please note that it is a kitchenette & there are no full size appliances. The living room features a comfortable love seat, kitchen table, Smart TV, WiFi throughout, plus a covered front porch with a propane BBQ and hammock & outdoor table & chairs that make it feel like a nice little home away from home. There's a large bathroom with a huge shower, towels & toiletries provided. Heated floors throughout the unit as well to ensure you stay cozy in the cooler months. The yard is also available for your use & is large & well-kept.

Please note that we also rent out the main house on the property & it could be rented with guests the same time as you. It is approximately 100 feet away from the main house which makes it very separate & secluded. If you have a large group of 10 people please enquire within to rent both units.

Guest access
Guests have access to the entire guest cottage & surrounding property during your stay. The property is not located on a lake, but there are access points just a few minutes down the road from the property. There's also Avery Beach located approximately 8 minutes away car. Arrowhead Park and Port Sydney also have cute beaches nearby (both approximately 15 minutes away by car).
You will have self check in with a digital keyless lock. Code & instructions will be provided a few days prior to check in.
If guests are staying in the main house the same dates as you we will do our best to inform them & ask them to keep 1 side of the wrap-around driveway clear for you at all times.

Other things to note
Thank you for taking care of our property. We ask that you treat the property with care, just as we do. Please note the following:
- No smoking/vaping inside the unit. If you choose to smoke, we ask that you smoke/vape outside & that you are responsible & safe with ashes & cigarette butts & they are disposed of carefully. Do not discard cigarette butts or any other kind of smoking waste on our property as you could be charged a fee.
- No parties/events/visitors.
- There is also the main house on the property located approximately 100ft away that we rent out separately to other guests, or together to larger groups. Please enquire within if you'd like to book both properties for a larger group (maximum of 10 people).
- Property is not water front but has lake access points just down Brunel road, as well as at the public docks in town, Avery Beach, Hutcheson Beach, Arrowhead Park and Port Sydney.
- If you use any streaming apps on the Smart TV please remember to log out of them upon checkout!
- Please do not litter on the property.
- General tidy up from your stay is very much appreciated upon check out. Thank you:)
Clean, secluded with self check in, welcome to our guest cottage! We've increased our cleaning practices to ensure that we go above & beyond between guests to ensure the space is ready to host you. Featuring no contact self check in, fast & capable WiFi, 32 inch Smart TV, a well-equipped kitchenette & propane BBQ. Minutes away from central Huntsville, parks (Algonquin & Arrowhead) & beaches makes this a great home… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

Amenities

Smoke alarm
Kitchen
Carbon monoxide alarm
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Travel cot
32" HDTV with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video
Fire extinguisher
Dedicated workspace
Cable TV

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Location

Huntsville, Ontario, Canada

Conveniently located on the edge of the town of Huntsville, a short 5 minute drive to Main Street. Lake access is a short walk down the road and canoes & kayaks can be rented locally at Algonquin Outfitters to explore 40 miles of waterways. There's lots of information regarding beaches/water access, ski resorts/trails and golf courses in the welcome binder.

Notable Attractions Nearby:
- Algonquin Provincial Park is approximately 45 minutes away by car.
- Arrowhead Provincial Park is approximately 15-20 minutes away by car.
- Port Sydney beach is approximately 15 minutes away by car.
- Hutcheson Beach on Lake Vernon is approximately 10 minutes away by car.
- Deerhurst Resort is approximately 15 minutes away by car.
- Trillium Resort & Spa is approximately 25 minutes away by car.
- Hidden Valley Resort is approximately 17 minutes away by car.
- Avery Beach Park is approximately 6 minutes away by car.
- River Mill Park is 5 minutes away by car in central Huntsville.
- Summit Centre is 2 minutes away by car just off of Brunel Road.
- Lots of golf courses throughout the Huntsville/Muskoka area as well.
- Lion's Lookout is 3 minutes away by car.
- Huntsville Heritage Place 3 minutes away by car.
- Boat launches located on either side of the property on Brunel road within 1 minute.
Conveniently located on the edge of the town of Huntsville, a short 5 minute drive to Main Street. Lake access is a short walk down the road and canoes & kayaks can be rented locally at Algonquin Outfitters to…

Hosted by Ryan & Bryan

Joined in February 2016
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Ryan here, (on the right). Thanks for checking out our property! Huntsville became my summer getaway destination of choice ever since one of my brothers moved here over 15 years ago from south-western Ontario's farm country where we grew up. Since then more of our family has relocated to this area making it feel more and more like a home away from home. My partner Bryan & I are excited to have a future here now with them, while enjoying all that Muskoka has to offer. This home is a dream come true for us and has quite a history of it's own. We're pleased to share it with you while we continue to balance our lives both in Huntsville & Toronto. We've got a great and well established network of friends, family and local businesses here in Huntsville should you need anything at all to make your stay even better. We hope you enjoy your visit and enjoy Huntsville and surrounding area as much as we do. We'll do our best to make sure of it.
Ryan here, (on the right). Thanks for checking out our property! Huntsville became my summer getaway destination of choice ever since one of my brothers moved here over 15 years ag…
During your stay
There will be little to no interaction with guests of the guest cottage as we manage the property remotely. We are always available to take calls, texts and e-mails, and we have a large network of friends, family and local businesses in town to help make your stay enjoyable.
There will be little to no interaction with guests of the guest cottage as we manage the property remotely. We are always available to take calls, texts and e-mails, and we have a…
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House rules
Check-in: After 16:00
Check out: 11:00
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm