The Sugar Shack - Romantic Cottage for 2 w/ private hot tub – Home 7470353 Cottage
- 1 bedroom
- 2 sleeps
- min stay varies
The Sugar Shack - Romantic Cottage for 2 w/ private hot tub – Home 7470353
- 1 bedroom
- sleeps 2
- min stay varies
- Beach / lakeside relaxation
- Not suitable for children
- Car essential
- Air conditioning
- No pets allowed
Description from owner
Looking for a quiet romantic lakeside getaway cottage for two? An intimate adult's only destination? A private gated entry getaway for couples only? That's what we offer here at The Sugar Shack, Haliburton's #1 Cottage Country vacation destination for couples, 2 hours outside of Toronto. Located on the beautiful Great Canadian Shield, our newly renovated, two story, one bedroom, year round, intimate cottage with outdoor hot tub and wood burning fireplace is nestled in a cozy forest setting on a professionally landscaped lot. By offering a midweek one night promotion this fall and a two night minimal weekend package year round excluding July and August when we only offer a 7 night minimum rental, we are the perfect getaway for special occasions, such as an anniversary or a honeymoon. located 3 miles from the main highway on a year round maintained gravel cottage road hemmed in by backwoods. An all wheel drive or 4x4 vehicles is needed only from November through April as we are in the Snowbelt. The Perfect Winter Wonderland Location!
From the moment you arrive, your attention will be drawn to a propane bbq, an "EGG" for smoking, a classic charcoal BBQ, a personal outdoor fireplace, and a beautiful year round hot tub with mood lighting on your private deck.Once you open the front door you will be in awe of the authentic adobe wood burning fireplace ready for you to light to set the right mood. For entertainment, we offer a 60 inch flat screen with surround sound. The kitchen is outfitted with dazzling granite counter tops and all the amenities of home, including a wide variety of seasonings. When you head upstairs to our country inspired open concept bedroom, you'll find a Roman bathtub for two, a European Style sink, and a separated private area for the lavatory. Enjoy using our a sizable projection screen that can connect to your laptop for an evening of Netflix. Sliding glass doors take you out onto a roof top balcony that shelters you from rain, sun and snow, making it cozy for taking in a belvedere forest view and night sky in all seasons. You can enjoy your morning coffee or a romantic outdoor dinner under a million stars thanks to the outdoor dining area located on the deck or the private balcony just outside your bedroom overlooking a stoned landscaped fire pit. Relax in the quiet, adult only slice of heaven on well groomed grounds maintained by a local Landscaping company, surrounded by majestic woodland. Keep your eyes open for Canadian wildlife that has been known to wander through from time to time to snack on the fresh vegetation. With a 4 pm check in time, our guests can enjoy an exquisite sunset on your private dock at the dazzling lagoon beach. We are the only cottages to have own driveway leading to the lakeside (all-wheel or 4x4 is required. If you dont have it, not to worry.. We have stairs), where you can enjoy a weed-free swimming area, a private dock for sun bathing and a complimentary canoe. With a extended 4 pm check-out you can enjoy more free time!
We believe romance and adventure go hand in hand. . We expect our guests to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature surrounded by forestry. We are down to earth easy going host's and expect our guests to be as well. Our cottages are best suited for active couples between 20-55 years of age that are uncomplicated and grateful to be welcomed into our cottage.
With two cottages, each unique in architecture, atmosphere and charm: The Sugar Shack and the Eagle's Nest. The Sugar Shack has a South view of the forest while our second cottage, The Eagle's Nest, facing West has a lake view 250ft away with a curtain of hardwood pine forest, giving both cottages plenty of privacy. The common area is a great place to mingle with the other cottagers, if you wish. Enjoy an epic bonfire, complements of your gracious host, for you to join or choose to watch from the solitude of your balcony with your partner or your very own fire on the deck.
We offer a perfect couple getaway for honeymooners, outdoor enthusiasts, and power sport lovers. Bring your own toys or rent them from us; we deliver, or join us on a guided 2-hour adrenaline rush or 4-hour epic adventure at our Dwight location. We are ranked #1 Off-road experience on Trip Advisor in Ontario. A Must Do! We offer a midweek couples ATV adventure rental package during October and November, 2 ATV's with 8 hours rental duration, where you can get to meet your host. The host will go over the ATV operations and give a safety lesson before you head out on your rental adventure. This package is only available when the host is on site. VIP pricing is as follows:$499, regularly $600, a bonus of the $250 delivery fee waived (includes; 2 ATV's, 2 Helmets & Safety lesson) for a limited time for you to explore Haliburton's forest trails. Hit our Haliburton ATV and snowmobile trails (we rent out snowmobiles as well) right from your front door, on OFSC trail B103 and #9. The walking trails around our cottages
Bed & bathroom
- Bedroom 1: King Bed
- 1 Family bathroom
- Wi-Fi available
- Air conditioning
- Jacuzzi or hot tub
- Balcony or terrace
- Boat available
- Internet access
- Staffed property
- Satellite TV
- Stereo system
- Ceiling Fans
- Linen provided
- Towels provided
- Not suitable for wheelchair users
Interaction with guest
- Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 16:00
- If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through HouseTrip using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Damage deposit: (£293.94) $500.00
- No smoking at this property
Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.
100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
24 hours after booking
50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.
8 weeks before
25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.
4 weeks before
No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.
* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support
We are down to earth easy going host's and expect our guests to be as well. Our cottages are best suited for active couples between 20-55 years of age that are uncomplicated and grateful to be welcomed into our cottage.
About the owner
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- 11 Nov 2019
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Languages spoken: English
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– based on 8 reviews
- Very Good
“Amazing snowmobile getaway”
A gem! Great access to trails and sugar shack is just what you need to wind down. 2nd year and plan to make it annual!
“Peaceful fall stay @ Sugar Shack”
My girlfriend and I rented the Sugar Shack for 3 nights in early November. Although the weather did not cooperate(rained most of the trip) we were still able to make the most our stay in large part du… More
Really nice cottage with great amenities. We enjoyed a relaxing week stay at the sugar shack. The only down side to the property is that the access to the water is down a fairly steep hill and you can… More
“The perfect cute and romantic spot”
Stayed for two nights during the week and had an incredibly relaxing, romantic time. The cottage is amazing - the property is quiet and reflective - and the owners very attentative. Just a great 2 d… More
“An Amazing Hideaway”
This place is a cozy "gem" for 2. Far exceeded our expectations and not a detail left out for a romantic getaway! Scenic sledding from our doorstep! Our host couldn't have been more acc… More
“Dont hesitate, book now!”
My girlfriend and I stayed at the sugar shack over newyears and it was everything you would ever want a romantic getaway to be. Scenic and private, cute and cozy, very clean, very well appointed space… More
“Great Experience and beautiful place”
The location was great for a getaway for a couple. Beautiful scenery and the place is great. The management team is there when you need them, the location is close to plenty of activities and the expe… More
“Modern yet Rustic Appeal with Romance All Around”
This was a 6th year anniversary surprise for my wife and did I ever get it right. The place has rustic appeal but with all the modern touches so you are not roughing it. All the little things were tho… More
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