Beautiful Cottage on Shanty Bay

Entire cottage hosted by Tracey & Jeff

  1. 16 guests
  2. 6 bedrooms
  3. 9 beds
  4. 3 baths
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Welcome to our home away from home with stunning South facing sunset views and everything you would expect from a 3200 sq ft luxury cottage on Shanty Bay in the French River DIstrict. Situated on 2 acres of private land our cottage was upgraded in 2021 and offers all the modern amenities in a rugged but family oriented space.
As you enter the lane way you will notice lush green forests. The parking space is ample for lots of vehicles and can accommodate a boat or snowmobile trailer.

The space
Enjoy 200 ft of beautiful, rugged rocky shore line. Enjoy the spacious dock with ladder entry into clear clean water to swim or enjoy kayaking or paddle boarding. From our cottage windows and decks and across the Bay you are looking at 1000 acres of untouchable crown land. As an all season cottage this retreat is perfect for the winter as well. For those that snowmobile there is direct access from the cottage to OFSC trails and ice fishing can be enjoyed on the lake right in front on the lake from our dock. Snowshoes are provided for outdoor pleasure as well.
For families wishing to get away, this gorgeous cottage is warm and inviting sits high on the rocks with breathtaking views of the shoreline, wild life, water and trees. Enjoy the water, all day sunshine and starry nights while sitting around the campfire on the muskoka chairs.
This SIX bedroom, three full bathroom cottage is made up of cathedral ceilings
In the main room and 9 ft ceilings in the lower level. All bedrooms have cordless blinds with ample closet space complete with closet organizers and tasteful decor. All beds and mattresses are brand new with quilt coverings. All sheets, blankets, pillows, wash cloths and towels are provided and are washed and changed after every rental. Hand soap, bath soap, travel size shampoo, conditioner and body wash are also provided.
The MAIN LEVEL of the cottage boasts four bedrooms, two full bathrooms, a Muskoka sitting room, kitchen, laundry room, mud room, Great room, and access to two large decks.

MUD ROOM - this is an excellent space to store your coolers, luggage, jackets, shoes, snowmobile gear, beach bags etc. Hall trees and plenty of storage make this room and excellent entrance to the cottage.

NUMBER ONE BEDROOM - Master with Ensuite. A Queen bed, a large dresser, two night stands, one oversized closet, walk out to deck, a five piece bathroom including two sinks, a walk in glass shower with rain shower head, a free standing soaker bathtub with a lovely view of the forest. Hand soap, body soap, travel sized shampoo, conditioner, body wash provided.
This room leads to an upper deck, there you can enjoy views from Muskoka chairs with tables.

NUMBER TWO BEDROOM - A queen sized bed, night table, big closet with organizer, large windows looking out to rocky formation.

NUMBER THREE BEDROOM - A queen bed, night table, big closet with organizer, large windows looking out to rocky formation.

NUMBER FOUR BEDROOM - One queen sized bed and one twin. Sleeps three guests comfortably. This is a large room with two sizeable closets.

UPSTAIRS BATHROOM - a three piece bathroom with shower stall, toilet and sink with great storage and cupboards. Towels are provided, hand soap, body soap, travel shampoo, conditioner, body wash.

OPEN CONCEPT KITCHEN - this kitchen includes and island with stools, a coffee maker ( KUERIG and brewed coffee option ), dishwasher, refrigerator, oven and microwave. The kitchen is well stocked to include all utensils, dishes, flat ware, pots and pans and cooking ware. A large pantry is available to store your food and treats. All kitchen linens ( wash cloths, drying towels, oven mitts ) are included. Basic spices, salt and pepper ( with shakers ) are included.
A kitchen table with two benches and two chairs can seat 8 guests while the Muskoka room table can accommodate 10 more guests.

THE LAUNDRY ROOM - this room includes a washer and a dryer. A minimum number of laundry pucks and bounce sheets will be provided to each family that stays making it convenient to wash and dry the towels provided.

THE MUSKOKA ROOM - off the kitchen is a cozy pine room. This room houses an oversized table perfect for multi family game night and extra dining space. The views are stunning from all the windows in this space. A futon and two wicker chairs make it a relaxing space and an opportunity for a 16th sleeping space if needed. From this room you can access a full size deck with seating that goes with a propane fire table and a propane Weber BBQ. From this space enjoy comfortable seating.

THE GREAT ROOM - this room is off the Master bedroom and Bedroom 2 and Bedroom 3. This room has a walk out to the deck with leads to views of the Bay and cottage property. This room has a large sectional, a leather recliner, and a large tv with satellite.

LOWER LEVEL - this level has two more bedrooms, a full bathroom, a locked mechanical room and a living room with couches and a big screen t.v with Play station and Wii. The full wifi can be accessed throughout the cottage. Enjoy the foosball table and lots of games provided ( or bring your own ) in this spacious lower level.

FIFTH BEDROOM - A queen size bed with large closet and organizers and drawers. This bedroom is looking out the back of the cottage with the rugged rock formation.

LARGE FULL BATHROOM - double sinks, shower stall, toilet, and oversized closets

SIXTH BEDROOM - A bunk bed with double sleeping on the bottom and twin on the top plus a separate double bed. Includes a closet. This room can easily sleep four guests.

THE RECREATION ROOM - this has direct walk out access to the water front area where you will find a large fire pit with seating for everyone and a storage for the kayaks and paddle board. This room has two couches, a foosball table, and a large screen t.v ( wii and play station are provided ).

The fire pit is surrounded by outdoor chairs. Guests must check the local fire department website daily to check the fire rating and follow all rules and requirements on any fire bans. Firewood is provided.
Two kayaks and a paddle board are for use. Some life jackets will be provided but it recommended you bring your own to accommodate all guests in your family.
The cottage is serviced by a brand new septic system. No flushing of hygiene products, dental floss, flushable wipes, food or garbage is permitted.
We also have a brand new drilled well with water treatments system. The water is tested yearly and is safe for drinking and cooking.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Lake view
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
60" HDTV
Free dryer – In unit
Central air conditioning

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Where you’ll be

Monetville, Ontario, Canada

Hosted by Tracey & Jeff

  1. Joined in July 2018
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    House rules

    Check-in: After 4:00 PM
    Checkout: 10:00 AM
    Self check-in with smart lock
    No smoking
    No pets
    No parties or events

    Health & safety

    Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
    Nearby lake, river, other body of water
    Heights without rails or protection
    Carbon monoxide alarm
    Smoke alarm

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