Details - Sahara Sahel
Very spacious with 2 very large windows and patio door almost
side-by-side panoramically overlooking garden and lake. 3-seater
futon, fireplace, 3 piece imported African fabric couch set. Beautiful
western cedar features including full ceiling. Decorated with
African masks, grass mats on heated stone floors, baskets, an
unbelievable stone statue, etc., to take you even further away
from home and everyday routine.
African Music Room
Master Bedroom boasts a quality queen-sized bed (and all bedding)
complimented by a large window overlooking the lake. The comfort
of the bed-set, the sound of waves lapping on the shore, and the
imaginary enchanting music from the displayed musical instruments,
will surely provide restful nights!
Quality double bed (and all bedding) also makes this room perfect
for resting/reading/sleeping. Identical large window facing the
lake. For the time being, the theme of this room surrounds German
(Black Forest) wood carvings.
4-piece with quality modern fixtures including neo-angle shower
and a touch-pad controlled therapeutic bathtub. Quality mats,
towels, face cloths, toilet paper, kleenex, soap, shampoo, etc.,
Large, modern, fully equipped with great view of the lake. Counter
sitting for 2, lots of cupboards and ample counter space for those
who wish to try new recipes. Three fully loaded kitchen utensil/gadget
drawers including cutlery, sharp knives and BBQ utensils. Pots/fry
pans/baking sheets/dinnerware, etc. Maytag dishwasher, big refrigerator
with large top freezer/ full-sized stove&oven, microwave,
10 cup drip coffee maker, toaster, kettle. Also provided are tea&hand
towels/dish cloths, coffee filters, all soaps & misc cleansers.
You will never get cold. Thermostatically controlled baseboard
heaters in every room. Heated stone floors in the living/dining/bedrooms
and hallway. In the event of a power failure, there remains a
beautiful & very heat efficient thermostatically controlled
Air conditioning is unnecessary as LakeSide(1) is on the ground
level, coupled by cool breezes off the lake. There are ceiling
fans in the living/dining room, and in both bedrooms.
Not long distance to Ottawa. Plse use personal calling cards for
long distance calls. Internet friendly for laptop users.
All indoor water is either from a 350ft deep well, or the lake,
or blended from both. It passes through elaborate sediment and
charcoal filtering systems, a softener, after which it is purified
via ultraviolet light. It is tested safe to drink and, in our
opinion, it tastes just fine. This system can be seen in the laundry
Quality Maytag Neptune washer & dryer, laundry tubs, iron
and board. Soaps, softeners, stain removers, etc. provided. Consider
heading back home with your laundry finished!
on the Dock
Private 8’ X 16’ dock with an excellent quality heavy
duty swim ladder.
Front reading/lounging area is 72’ X 8’ (24m X 2.7m).
Ample adirondack and cushioned lounge chairs, side tables, etc.
provided. Connecting side terrace is 12’ X 12’ (4m
X 4m) with BBQ (propane provided) dining table and chairs. So
not to be forced indoors, both terraces are overhead covered providing
shelter from the rain and summer sun.
An outside, hotwater shower (inspired from an overseas tropical
hotel) is located near the NW corner of the cottage. Recognizable
by it's brass porthole; it is large (enough for 2), modern, clean
and eco friendly.
Hospital is 37 KM away with medical emergency facilities. Small
health clinic in Val-des-Bois. Telephone “911” for
The cottage contains a monitored alarm and sturdy roll shutters,
the ultimate privacy, and darkness (for sleeping in).
There is ample good parking very close.
"Simply beautiful, serene surroundings
can unwind, get away, be yourself and enjoy."
We guarantee your satisfaction regarding issues of privacy and
quietness, (within our control of course) and that our facilities
and ammenities meet and surpass what is advertised.
Our guests highest expectations are (almost) always greatly exceeded
(99%). If what we promise and/or advertise is not true, we will
make mutually agreeable and reasonable ammends. Approximately
50% of our clients each year are repeat visitors and that speaks