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Dorothy's Lodge

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15 bedrooms
11 bathrooms
45 guests
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Gorgeous multi-family retreat on the Rideau Lakes!... ... Dorothy's Lodge is a newly restored historic fishing lodge in the heart of the Rideau Lakes that can accommodate medium to large groupsnbspup to 45 people! This property features docking for 7 boats, great swimming, great fishing, and exploring. It has a commercial kitchen, rec-room with pool table and big screen TV's with satellite and wifi.nbspIt is located, within walking distance to the Cataraqui Trail great place for biking and hiking, convenience store with beerliquor, etc, Opinicon Lodge Restaurant, historic Chaffey's Lock and the Lockmaster's Museum, Cedars Art Studio, and Boat rentals at Brown's **********. The Opinicon Resort is only a 5 minute walk from this property for a great dinner, drinks in the pub, or for the best ...Gorgeous multi-family retreat on the Rideau Lakes!... ... Dorothy's Lodge is a newly restored historic fishing lodge in the heart of the Rideau Lakes that can accommodate medium to large groupsnbspup to 45 people! This property features docking for 7 boats, great swimming, great fishing, and exploring. It has a commercial kitchen, rec-room with pool table and big screen TV's with satellite and wifi.nbspIt is located, within walking distance to the Cataraqui Trail great place for biking and hiking, convenience store with beerliquor, etc, Opinicon Lodge Restaurant, historic Chaffey's Lock and the Lockmaster's Museum, Cedars Art Studio, and Boat rentals at Brown's **********. The Opinicon Resort is only a 5 minute walk from this property for a great dinner, drinks in the pub, or for the best Ice-cream anywhere! Motorboats, pontoon boats, kayaks, Canoe, and bikes can also be rented within walking distance! The dock has a beach swimming area and a 60x20 foot dock with great swimming and lots of room to lounge. The fishing is great from the main dock where you can catch your fill of sun-fish and rock-bass, and if you are lucky a large-mouth bass or two. Also, on the dock there is a storage shed that has a dry bar with bar fridge and a serving window.This property is unlike any other available on the Rideau, a great place for family reunions, fishing derbies, conferences, weddings and corporate retreats!A list of Caterers can be provided, and a list of photographers in the area if you are looking to book a wedding.For conferences and corporate retreats: there are several golf courses in the area, boat rentals within walking distance, and the Chaffeys Lock Hall is a one minute walk. It can be rented for meetings for up to 85 people. Catering also available.Dorothys Lodge is located conveniently at the halfway point between Toronto and Montreal, 40 minutes from the CanadaUSA border, only one hour and 10 minutes from Ottawa, making it an excellent place for extended families to congregate.Please note that we rent only the whole property out to one groupbooking at a time.The Rideau Canal is recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, and was rated 2 as an exceptional historic site destination by National Geographic. 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!Check-out thenbspYouTube Videosnbspof this property!Other features:-Very Large main dock and other boat slips that are all protected from the wind -Power at dock and also a storage shed with dry bar and serving window-Beach area and drop-off swimming from the main dock-Commercial kitchen-Canoe and tandem Kayak come with rental-High-speed-wireless internet access and satellite TV. -By boat: access to six lakes without locking through. Also the town of Newboro accessible by boat where there is fine dining and great Shopping.Beds are as follows:Main lodge: second Floor has three bedrooms with queen beds, and the sleeping porch has a set of bunk beds. There is a full and a half bathroom on this floor, the third floor has a single bed, a queen bed and a set of bunk beds that has a double on the bottom and twin on the top. There is a three-piece bathroom tub on the third floor. The Annex has 6 bedrooms: four of the bedrooms have queen beds and the other two have two twin beds each. There is a three-piece and a four-piece bathroom in the Annex. Cabin 1 has a queen bed and a trundle-day-bed twin mattress on top and a twin that rolls out of the bottom, and a three-piece bathroom. Cabin 2 has a queen bed and two of the Trundle-Day-beds, and a four-piece bathroom. Cabin 3 has one bedroom and a loft bedroom. The bedroom has a queen bed and the loft has two double beds and a twin bed. Cabin 3 also has two three-piece bathrooms and a trundle-day-bed in the living room....More
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Rideau Lakes Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2013
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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