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The Lake House

Dawn on Norcan Lake.
3 reviews
Dawn on Norcan Lake.
Front view of the Lake House from the lake side across the lawn.
Side view of the Lake House with Norcan Lake in the background.
Side view of the porch and deckfacing Norcan Lake
View of Norcan Lake from the deck.
Upstairs hallway looking north.
Upstairs hallway looking south.
East facing upstairs bedroom.
Left side of south facing upstairs bedroom.
Right side of south facing upstairs bedroom.
North facing upstairs bedroom.
Another view of the north facing bedroom.
Upstairs bathroom.
Master bedroom downstairs looking south.
Master bedroom downstairs looking north.
Downstairs living room.
Another view of the downstairs living area.
Part of downstairs bathroom...shower and tub in en-suite room to the right.
The kitchen area.
A world record Norcan Lake Small-mouth bass, had he not eaten it.
Sunset over Norcan Lake.
Chris with a nice walleye.
View of the Lake House from Norcan Lake.
Another shot of the kitchen, with a corner of the kitchen table in the foreground.
A beautiful rainbow, across the lawn and over the Japanese maple.
Bench in the morning mist.
Paul with a nice large-mouth bass.
Pete with a good size afternoon walleye.
Rainbow in the rain.
A resident heron on the rocks.
A north lake end osprey on its nest.
Cheryl with a beautiful bass.
First fish...a walleye on a rubber worm in the middle of the day.
Tyler with a mess of fall bass.
Morning at the docks.
First day fishing....ever.
Sunrise on a different day.
At the narrows down the lake.
A walleye spot.
The water's warm and the swimming fine.
Common merganser family.
Water skiing.
Southern portion of Norcan Lake.
Trolling for big pike.
Broker guarding his golf cart.
A view of the Lake House from across the lawn.
The Lake House in the fall from the lake.
South east shoreline of Norcan Lake.
A book, a dog and a calm day on the lake.
After the rain comes the rainbow.
Patricia and one of her fish.
Bald eagle watching for a meal.
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4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Calabogie, Ontario
The Lake House is one of Canonto Lodge's popular upscale waterfront cottages. It can accomodate up to 14 persons in 12 separate beds in its four bedrooms. There is one king size bed, two double beds and eight single beds. The Lake House is frequently rented by extended family groups, larger fishing parties or for small conferences or seminars. The Lake House is heated and air conditioned for your comfort.

The Lake House comes fully equipped with all required cooking utensils, implements, and appliances including a full-size refrigerator/freezer, an electric stove, dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven, and coffee maker as well as the usual pots, pans, dishes and bake ware. There is a wood-burning stove in the living room. Bathrooms are located on each floor and have a shower or a tub/shower combination. A television (Bell Express-Vu),...
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About the Owner, Loreen F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 65 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 3 properties
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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 8 November 2016 for a stay in October 2016

A last minute decision to getaway and we could not have been any happier! Great big thanks to Canonto Lodge, you helped make it memorable. When we arrived, we were amazed at the stunning view coming down from the hill and seeing the lake and all the trees with their beautiful colours all around. We then were greeted by an...

Management response:

Thank you so much Rotem and Chip for your review and kind words. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and the fact the weather was perfect and the leaves gorgeous, didn't hurt. We hope to see you back again. Take care and best regards. Dave and Penny


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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 20 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We stayed for a long weekend and had a wonderful time. The property is quiet and peaceful, which was just what we were looking for. Dave and Penny are wonderful hosts and made us feel more than welcome, exceeding our expectations. Will come again.

Management response:

Thank you sincerely, Rotem and Chip for your kind words and for the review, which we sincerely appreciate. It was a pleasure meeting you both and we all look forward to seeing you again. Best regards. Dave and Penny


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Jeff C
Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 14 October 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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We recently stayed in the Lake House at Canonto Resorts for a week this past August 2015. The drive up to Norcan lake is roughly 90 minutes from Ottawa. The scenery is very pretty and there are a few good spots to eat along the way. Once we arrived we were greeted by Dave and Penny who gave us a...

Management response:

We really appreciate the review and your kind words Jeff and are most pleased you and your group had a great time. We thank you sincerely and we look forward to seeing you in the future. Best regards. Dave and Penny


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(8)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Pets must be cleared in advance with management.
    2 Full baths
    8 Twins
    2 Fulls
    1 Super King
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How to get there
From Ottawa to Canonto Lodge:
Take Hwy 417 West from Ottawa (55 km)
Continue West on Hwy 17 (14 km)
Turn left at Calabogie Rd (Hwy 508) to Calabogie (23 km)
Continue on Calabogie Rd to Hydro Dam Road (15 km)
Keep left and follow Hydro Dam Road to the dam (6 km)
Turn left across the dam bridge and go up the hill to where the pavement ends and the road splits (1 km)

Bear left to Victory Lane (0.2 km)

Turn left on Victory Lane to Rosie Lane (0.5 km)

Turn right on Rosie Lane to Canonto Lodge

From Toronto or Peterborough:

From Peterborough take Hwy 7 East to Kaladar

From Toronto take Hwy 401 to Hwy 41 North and travel North to Kaladar

Proceed on Hwy 41 North from Kaladar to Griffith (78.2 kms)

Turn right at Griffith onto Hwy 71 (the Hwy runs parallel to the Ma...
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