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Shirley's Temple Cottage on Charleston Lake

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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
12 guests
7 nights minimum
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Ideal upscale multi-family location which can handle larger groups. Enjoy a true Canadian summer experience on spectacular Charleston Lake famous for its crystal clear water, excellent fishing and natural wildlife. Boasting over 100 miles of shoreline, and over 100 islands this large deep lake is the perfect place to spend a holiday. Excellent swimming from dock or wade in from shore, perfect for children. The cottage is conveniently located close to the village of Charleston where there is a marina, boat launch and boat rentals as well as a restaurant and ice cream parlour. Cottage is separable into 2 levels. The upper level (over 1,000 square feet) walks out to the lake and has 2 bedrooms, bathroom with tub, fullsize modern kitchen with dinning area, and a large sunroom with larg...Ideal upscale multi-family location which can handle larger groups. Enjoy a true Canadian summer experience on spectacular Charleston Lake famous for its crystal clear water, excellent fishing and natural wildlife. Boasting over 100 miles of shoreline, and over 100 islands this large deep lake is the perfect place to spend a holiday. Excellent swimming from dock or wade in from shore, perfect for children. The cottage is conveniently located close to the village of Charleston where there is a marina, boat launch and boat rentals as well as a restaurant and ice cream parlour. Cottage is separable into 2 levels. The upper level (over 1,000 square feet) walks out to the lake and has 2 bedrooms, bathroom with tub, fullsize modern kitchen with dinning area, and a large sunroom with large TV/DVD player. The lower level (which can be closed off for noise!) is over 800 square feet of brand new construction has 2 bedrooms, bathroom with shower, and large common room with large tv/dvd. It walks out to a large flat playing field. Over 2,000 square feet of outdoor patio seating on multiple levels. 2 barbecues, 2 large outdoor dining areas, each with seating for 8+. There is also a Cabana right at the dock which has a large sitting area and could be used as a 5th bedroom. You will never run out of things to do with this property on Charleston Lake. Includes: Floating swim platform with slide Windsurfer Kayaks Bikes Yard in back is ideal for playing lawn games including badminton, soccer, archery or volleyball. Younger kids can use large play structure next door. Why not learn to waterski or wakeboard right in front of the cottage with Nigel at http://www.charlestonlakewatersports.ca . The boat has a side bar for learning - so even young kids can get up. There are great beaches and great hikes around the lake - including an educational hike in Charleston Lake provincial park. http://www.ontarioparks.com/park/charlestonlake Of course - there is also lots of extra chairs if you just want to relax and chill out. Pre-approval of Pets required.More
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About the Owner
Chris V
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2014
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Reviewed 29 September 2014

Spacious accommodation, large accessible kitchen, comfortable bedrooms over two levels. Quite steep decline to water but well constructed stairs or pathway. Lots of patio space and BBQ on 2 levels. Lake very clean and deep off the docks. Small sandy beach for young children. Amenities...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank christensenfj
Chris V, VR Owner at Shirley's Temple Cottage on Charleston Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2014

Thanks for the nice review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Chris

Reviewed 9 September 2014

Shirley's Temple is perfect for large families looking for a lakeside retreat. The cottage is newly renovated with all of the amenities you would want for your own home -- including a jacuzzi tub, dishwasher and top of the line washer and dryer. The two-story...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank AshleyOrchard
Chris V, VR Owner at Shirley's Temple Cottage on Charleston Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2014

Glad you enjoyed your stay and that everything worked for your large group. Thanks for the nice comments Chris

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Reviewed 2 September 2014

Charleston Lake is awesome! The water is deep and very clear, excellent for swimming, boating and fishing. The cottage was quite spacious with lots of rooms, we never had to worry about running into each other. We have pre-teens and this was a perfect spot...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank 970Robert
Chris V, VR Owner at Shirley's Temple Cottage on Charleston Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2014

Thanks for the positive comments and glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to your return. Chris

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
Books
Ceiling Fans
TV
Parking
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Playground
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Private Fishing Lake/River
Alarm Clock
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Deck
Fireplace
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Does this holiday rental have a fenced-in yard?YesNoUnsure
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