Ontario Cottage Rental Made Easy!

Archive for October, 2013

The Best Bonoffee Pie Recipe

By on October 30, 2013 in What to do? with 0 Comments

This recipe is great for those who have a sweet tooth or even for those just developing one. The Hungry Munk is a great pub and restaurant in East Sussex, England and is the birth place of Bonoffee Pie. You haven’t heard of the Banoffee Pie? It’s a glorious concoction of caramel, bananas and coffee […]

Continue Reading »

Five Reasons to Book your Vacation Rental Early

Five Reasons to Book your Vacation Rental Early

By on October 23, 2013 in Rental Tips with 0 Comments

We are experiencing a very high demand for cottages for next summer already! So, is now the time to book your vacation rental? A lot of owners will not decide on their use of the cottage until November 2013 and even into the beginning of 2014. However, many properties that are wide open are already […]

Continue Reading »

Everything you ever wanted to know about Geocaching

Everything you ever wanted to know about Geocaching

By on October 21, 2013 in What to do? with 0 Comments

What is this geocaching thing anyway? I’ve looked high and low to find a neat and clear explination that really describes the fun of the chase, but “Treasure hunting for the 21st century,” and “Techno-hiking” don’t really do it for me. Here’s one from Wise Geek that is not too bad: “Geocaching involves two separate […]

Continue Reading »

Do I have to Clean the Cottage?

Do I have to Clean the Cottage?

By on October 18, 2013 in Rental Tips with 0 Comments

This summer we’ve had more guests than usual ask why they have to clean the cottage before they leave. I’m guessing that as all-inclusive vacations become more expensive, families are deciding to stay closer to home for their vacations and some are trying a self-catering holiday for the first time. All-inclusive, package vacations in hotels […]

Continue Reading »

Wood Stove Safety

Wood Stove Safety

By on October 15, 2013 in Rental Tips with 0 Comments

With the cooler weather here and the colder weather on its way, if you’re planning a cottage rental vacation over the next few months, I expect you’ll be looking for a comfortable and cozy place with an open fireplace or a wood burning stove. Osprey Cottage has a brand new propane wood burning stove and […]

Continue Reading »

Renting a Cottage can be like Taking a Test Drive

Renting a Cottage can be like Taking a Test Drive

By on October 7, 2013 in Rental Tips with 0 Comments

Most people would not think of buying a car without taking a number of models for a test drive. Renting a cottage can be just like that – taking different areas of the province for a test drive. Ontario is a large province with a wide variety of unique cottage extras, each with completely different […]

Continue Reading »

Geocaching at the Cottage – A Great Fall Activity

Geocaching at the Cottage – A Great Fall Activity

By on October 4, 2013 in What to do? with 0 Comments

If you haven’t heard about Geocaching yet, then it’s about time you did! This is THE activity for the family. It gets the kids outdoors and away from the TV, teaching them navigation and geography is great for all ages and you can do it anywhere in Ontario. In fact, as geocaching grows in popularity […]

Continue Reading »

Top