About this listing
Available for weekend get aways, weekly & monthly rentals, as well as possibly long term rentals, this beautiful, rustic village home offers a great space to explore the village of Rosseau as well as the rest of Muskoka. Step back in time as you sip tea on the screened in verandah, or enjoy the spacious garden & campfire by evening. Enjoy as a retreat to paint, sketch or photograph the beautiful scenes of the village and surrounding lakes.
The house can accommodate a maximum of 4 guests over the choice of 3 bedrooms (one king, one double & 2 twin). There is a fully fitted kitchen, (no dishwasher) a full bathroom with claw tooth tub & shower, as well as a W/C downstairs, There is a dining table & sitting area in the screened in porch, for use Spring, Summer & Fall, as well as a table indoors which seats four.
There is no telephone, internet or cable TV, but a TV with a dvd player, the perfect place to switch off and enjoy the simplicity of village life.
Rosseau is located 2.5hours north of Toronto via Hwy 400. The village is 35min from Bracebridge & Parry Sound, and 45 mins from Huntsville. All three towns have great shops & amenities, along with hospitals.
Attached to the house is Up the Garden Path a small art gallery which has a separate entrance, and will not be accessible from the house. It is open sporadically throughout the year but very flexible timings to accommodate guests.
The village of Rosseau offers a fabulous General Store (which sells EVERYTHING), a coffee shop, LCBO, library, antique stores, a gas station & the best food north of Toronto at Crossroads. There is also a local Nursing Station for medical needs and summer drop in yoga classes.
There is a weekly market every Friday during the summer, along with a great waterfront with a beach, playground, and docks for swimming & boating.
All within 5 minutes walking distance of the house!
No pets allowed.
Treat the house as yours, please leave the house as you found it (kitchen & bathrooms clean, dirty linen in bathtub, etc) & enjoy!
About the Host, Robyn
Travelling family with three kids and a dog.
We spend as much time as possible in Canada, France & England. We love the outdoors, skiing, cycling, yoga, creating cozy spaces to unwind and relax, but also love visiting cities. We try and use airbnb to travel whenever possible.