Monarchs in the Pines – F448

Location: Butterfly Lake, in Port Carling, Ontario
Monarchs in the Pines vacation rental is a new, beautifully decorated retreat with tall white pines fronting the lake. Spacious, with natural light from the many windows, this property gives a feeling that life is a great adventure.  Located near the popular Port Carling, a town renowned as the heart of Muskoka, Monarchs in the Pines is private and yet near enough to activities; guests can take delight in all the shops, entertainment, boating, and activity Port Carling has to offer.  Swimming and boating are central, of course to the Muskoka lakes, but relaxing comes high on the list as well.  This is a property that will enthrall all members of the family.  

The main floor is large and spacious. The fully-equipped kitchen, dining room and lounging area is all open-concept, with the staircase leading to the lower level family and games room. The large dining room table seats ten comfortably. The living room is to the side of this large space with a beautiful wood burning fireplace, and it offers another area for families to relax and spend quality time together. There is comfortable seating for eight in this room equipped with a television, DVD and satellite. 

There are four bedrooms, two spacious bedrooms on the main floor, and two on the lower level with walk outs to the waterfront. The master bedroom has a king-size bed, large walk-in closet and a 4-piece ensuite bathroom which includes a nice big jaccuzi tub. The second is also spacious with a Queen bed and walk-in closet. 

There are an additional two bathrooms on the main floor, one 3-piece and one 2-pc. In the lower level there is a 3-piece bathroom . The laundry room is also conveniently located on the main floor.

The lower level has two large bedrooms with queen beds and large walk-in closets. The lower level family room contains two couches and comfortable chairs and a second television. There is a kitchenette containing a full size fridge, stove top cooking, dishware and sink. The other side of the family room area is a pool table, shuffle board table and dart board. This downstairs space is ideal for extended family looking to play games or just relax together. It also makes for a perfect hang- out space for the kids!

Get together in the twelve-by-sixteen fully screened Muskoka room overlooking the lake.  The deck off the main floor has both sun and shade throughout the day and plenty of seating for the family. Fire up the gas barbeque for easy meal making. A grassy sloped area leads to the dock with a ladder for swimming. A boat of up to 21 feet can be tied up at the eight-by-twenty dock area. The dock is refreshingly sunny from Noon until around 4PM. 

This waterfront cottage is sure to please everyone with all it has to offer. A great place to make memories, share laughs, cozy up by the fire, or spending the evening around the fire pit located at the waterfront.  Enjoy refreshing swims in the lake or just simply relax in the Muskoka Room with a great book.

It’s the perfect spot to spend that much needed vacation.

**Check-in: after 4:00pm and Check-out: before 10:00am

**Vacationer supplies their own linens: Sheets and pillowcases + Inside towels, kitchen towels and beach towels. Please inquire about other arrangements.

**Paper products: The cottage will provide enough to get you started, but vacationers must supply their own, including toilet paper and paper towels.

**Some adult life jackets are supplied. Vacationers must bring their own children’s life jackets due to safety and liability concerns.