Collins Island Getaway

Collins Island Getaway

For Rent

$2,300 Per Week (High Season)

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Property ID :

 collins island getaway on stoney lake






Sleeps 6, Very Private, 244’ Of Shoreline, WiFi, Large Screened in Porch, Large Deck, Pet Free

Located on an island on Lower Stoney Lake, newly built in 2010, this three season cottage is nestled among mature pine trees ensuring privacy while offering gorgeous views of the lake. Its prime location provides easy access to all of the Lower Stoney amenities – 1 min boat ride to Church on the Rock and Juniper Island, five min boat ride to Carveth’s Marina and Harbour Town, and not too far to the Lost Channel. There is a large, screened in porch (25’ x 11’), which overlooks the sparkling lake, complete with dining table and seating area, where you can relax and enjoy the evenings or take refuge from the summer heat. There is a newly built (2017), 20’ x 20’ cedar deck, where you can sit and take in views of the lake, from both the south and north sides, and catch a glimpse of the sunset. The deck features a dining table, where you can enjoy your meals, as well as a seating area overlooking the lake, complete with a propane fire pit, for those cool summer evenings. There is a large (10’ x 20’) dock on the south side of the island, where you can sip your morning coffee and revel in the peace and tranquility of Stony Lake.

Province: Ontario
Region: Kawartha Lakes
Nearest Town: Lakefield (20 km)
Nearest City: Peterborough (35 km)
Nearest Large City: Toronto (2 hours)
Nearest Hospital: Peterborough Regional (30 km)
Body of Water: Stoney Lake
Nearest Boat Launch: Carveth’s Marina (5 minute boat ride)
Nearest Marina: Carveth’s Marina – offers water taxi service (5 minute boat ride)


This newer cottage features an open-concept floor plan, vaulted ceilings throughout, fully equipped kitchen including microwave, toaster and coffee maker.  There are two large bedrooms and two bathrooms. The master ensuite features an over-sized shower and cast iron claw foot bathtub. French doors off the great room lead to the large, screened in porch, with gorgeous views of the lake, great for dining, relaxing or curling up with a good book. Board games, puzzles, cards, radio, DVD player and DVDs are available for your use.

2 Bedrooms:
Bedroom #1: queen bed
Bedroom #2: 2 double beds

Double futon (currently in the master bedroom)

2 Bathrooms:

Bathroom #1: 1 x 3 pc
Bathroom #2: 1 x 4 pc (ensuite)

Cottage water: lake water with UV filter, not potable

Large screened in porch that overlooks the lake

Internet source: satellite
Quality of service: good to excellent
Allocated bandwidth: 80 GB/week
Charge for overages: $5/GB
Speed (best case): 25 Mbps
Works for streaming

Cell Phone Coverage:
Quality of service: excellent
Signal: LTE, 3G
Carriers – Bell, Rogers, Telus
Can utilize a hotspot


Large mature pine trees surround the cottage, ensuring privacy. There are panoramic views from the north and south. The south side offers scattered island views and a quiet waterfront. The screened in porch overlooks the south side where there is also a large dock by the water. The north side offers scattered views of the open channel and sunsets. The deck overlooks the south and north sides of the island.  The lot is elevated, with natural vegetation, granite outcrops and open areas to sit and relax. The water is shallow entry and is weedy. Swimming is a quick canoe paddle away to a nearby rock outcrop or a short boat ride to Juniper Island. The cottage comes equipped with a canoe and three kayaks for your enjoyment.

  • Private one car parking space at Carveth’s Marina
  • Dock 10’ x 20’ – water is 5 to 6 ft at the end of the dock
  • Deck 20’ x 20’
  • Propane fire pit
  • Waterfront: 244 feet
  • Walk-in entry
  • Weedy
  • 1 canoe
  • 3 kayaks
  • Views from north and south
  • Very private


Stoney Lake has some of the best known fishing in the area and specializes in pickerel, bass and muskie. You can boat out and cruise among the over 1,100 islands of Stoney Lake, and other nearby attractions, including three different restaurants within a short boat ride. Both Stoney Lake and Clear Lake offer miles of picturesque boating. At Young’s Point you will find shopping and restaurants. The town of Lakefield is a 20 min drive and can be accessed by road or boat (1 lock). Come and relax in the Kawarthas at a very private cottage, and enjoy all that Stoney Lake has to offer.

Young’s Point General Store – includes LCBO, Lockside Trading Post at Young’s Point, Riverview Park & Zoo, The Indian River Reptile ZooLang Pioneer Village, Serpent Mounds Park, Slots at Kawartha Downs, Warsaw Caves, Peterborough Park & Zoo, Canadian Canoe Museum, Peterborough Theatre Guild, Peterborough Museum & Archives

Lakefield Farmer’s Market (Thursdays 9am – 2pm)

Peterborough Farmers Market (Saturdays 7am – 1pm)

Recommended Restaurants: Bridgenorth: Chemong Lodge (705-292-8924)
Buckhorn: Cody Inn (705-657-8812)
Lakefield: Canoe and Paddle (705-651-1111), Jack’s (705-652-3474),
Lakeside Dining (705-652-0097), Thirsty Loon (705-652-1812)


Collins Cottage was spectacular! A clean, well organized cottage that met all of our needs! The location is absolutely beautiful with so much to see and do! We will definitely be back! —Trish V. (Aug. 2018)

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* Rates are based on 6 guests. $210 will be charged per extra guest. Maximum 8 guests are allowed. Children under 1 year of age are free.

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Rental Rates include all booking fees and taxes (if applicable)

Minimum 2 week rentals

Check in: Friday 3 pm
Check out: Friday 11 am
Some flexibility during mid season

Cleaning Service: Not offered at this cottage
Linens & Towels: Not provided

Method of Payment:
Interac E-Transfer (preferred method)
Initial deposit of 50% due upon booking
Outstanding balance + $1000 damage deposit due 28 days prior to checking in
Damage Deposit: To be refunded within 7 business days upon check-out

Weekly rentals including a Statutory Long Weekend will be calculated using a prorated weekly rate

Renters will need their own boat to get to the cottage. If you do not have your own boat, Carveth’s Marina offers a water taxi every day between 9:00am – 6:00pm. Week-long boat rentals are also available at Carveth’s Marina and McCrakens Landing.


Property Rates

SeasonStart DateEnd DateNightly RateWeekly RateMin Stay
Mid SeasonSep 5, 2022Oct 9, 2022$500$180014 Nights
ThanksgivingOct 7, 2022Oct 9, 2022$50014 Nights
Mid SeasonMay 19, 2023Jun 22, 2023$180014 Nights
Victoria DayMay 19, 2023May 21, 2023$50014 Nights
High Season (Sat 3pm to Sat 11am)Jun 23, 2023Sep 3, 2023$230014 Nights
Canada DayJun 30, 2023Jul 2, 2023$50014 Nights
Civic HolidayAug 4, 2023Aug 6, 2023$50014 Nights
Labour DaySep 1, 2023Sep 3, 2023$50014 Nights