Welcome to Manitoulin Cottage

"Our Piece of Heaven"

Should you decide to rent our cottage, we hope that your stay will be an enjoyable one and you will come back again. There are only a few rules we insist on:

1. Use whatever you find however but please replace what you use and leave the cottage cleaned and ready for the next guest.

2. Remove and dispose of all garbage.  DO NOT put garbage in the black compost bin or leave in the shed.  There are dumpsters along the town docks in Little Current you may use.


SMOKING IS NOT ALLOWED inside the cottage!



The cottage is a cedar sided, 1400 S.F. summer home, directly located on 150' of private beach on the North Channel (Lake Huron) shore line. The cottage has the following features:

Living Room
  • A 14'x 24' living room with vaulted 9' pine ceiling and 16' of glass windows facing a western lake exposure, finished off in pine wainscoting
  • Fully carpeted throughout with electric heat and a wood burning stove
  • Leather recliner sofa and chair (2011)
  • Satellite Television (2011), VCR/DVD
Kitchen/Dining Room
  • All newer appliances except the dishwasher (you bring him/her...!) including a smooth top stove, refrigerator, microwave, dishes
  • NO telephone  or internet (But there is cell phone service to the area)
  • All cookware and utensils
  • Spare propane is located in the shed


Sun Room
  • A 12 x 12 glass/screened sunroom
  • Over-sized upholstered wicker furniture

Danger, the sun room can cause drowsiness and excessive relaxation

  • Queen size master (14' x 11')
  • Queen bedroom #2
  • Double bedroom #3
  • Bedding is NOT supplied.  Towels must be washed and dried before you leave
  • Bathtub / shower
  • Toilet (no paper products to be put in toilet please.  Please leave at least one roll of paper for next guest)
  • Sink / Vanity
Laundry Room
  • Laundry room with washer and dryer (bring own detergent and softener)
  • Outside clothes line
  • Well behaved dos are welcome BUT must be restrained / under control at all times when outside. 
  • Pets must also be treated for fleas and cleaned up after.
  • Pets must not be allowed on the furniture.
  • Cats are NOT allowed (without prior approval by owner of cottage)
  • Any "presents" left by pets must be properly cleaned and disposed of.
  • A 10 x 20 gated cedar deck
  • Wooden Deck Lounge Chairs
  • Gas BBQ (spare propane in the shed)
  • Patio table, chairs and umbrella
  • The cottage has a 150' private beach

  • The beach is stone and sand. There is no drop off and it is quite safe for small children

  • Footwear (for tender feet) is recommended

Boat Facilities
  • There is a 14' canoe available.  The fishing tackle, aluminum boat and motor are NOT for guest use.
  • Life Jackets (various sizes)
  • Boat launching and dockage is available in Little Current, Rockville, and M'Chigeeng and other locations
  • Check in is after 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays
  • On arrival, check for any damages. Report them immediately to lockyer_t@hotmail.com  to avoid being held responsible
  • Check Out is no later 11 a.m.
  • Ensure you take all garbage with you.  Do Not place garbage in the black composter bin.
  • Ensure the cottage is cleaned and ready for next guest. 
  • PLEASE REPORT ANY DAMAGE AS SOON AS IT HAPPENS.  You are responsible for replacing any items lost or damaged beyond normal wear and tear.