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Willow Bank - Private Lakeside Retreat- Tobermory

Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Tobermory, Bruce County, Ontario
The Willow Bank is a clean, comfortable, modern four bedroom, two-story luxury vacation property located ten minutes south of Tobermory on the shores of a sheltered bay of Lake Huron. The Willow Bank is the perfect all-season destination for guests to call home while they rest, relax and explore the beautiful northern Bruce Peninsula.

We look forward to welcoming visitors from overseas and the United States.

The cottage is comfortably furnished, tastefully decorated and fully equipped with many modern amenities including a high-speed wireless internet connection, a dishwasher, a clothes washer and dryer.

The cottage is located in a very private and quiet location on the shore of a sheltered bay of Lake Huron. There are no other cottages visible from the cottage or the front deck.

The master bedroom is spacious and furnished with a c...
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Listing #FKN4289904
About the Owner
Glenn A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2010
Interaction with guests
The cottage owner endeavours to meet all guests during the check-in to give a brief walk through of the property. He can answer any questions at that time. Afterwards, the cottage owner is available via cell phone or email.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

This the best cottage we have been too. Clean, comfortable and very quiet. Private lot with view of lake Huron. Very well maintained. Owner was very friendly. Loved it. Hope we will go back 🙂More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank carmenneagoe
Glennbo2010, VR Owner at Willow Bank - Private Lakeside Retreat- Tobermory, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thanks, Carmen for taking the time to review the Willow Bank Cottage. I work hard to ensure that the cottage is clean and well prepared for all of my guests. I am glad your family enjoyed your stay and would welcome you back anytime. I...More

Reviewed 26 January 2016

Along with a small group of friends, I spent a weekend at the Willow Bank cottage last fall. The cottage was clean and comfortable and really well equipped. We enjoyed sitting on the front deck relaxing and watching the beautiful view overlooking the waterfront. In...More

Date of stay: September 2015
1  Thank Riva B
Glennbo2010, VR Owner at Willow Bank - Private Lakeside Retreat- Tobermory, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review the Willow Bank cottage. I'm happy that you and your friends enjoyed your stay. I look forward to hosting your group again.

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Reviewed 24 September 2014

Staying at this cottage was a really nice experience. It was extremely clean and all three rooms (including the guest cabin) were very comfortable. It was a little pricier than other options but it was within 15 mins to great hiking trails, had a fire...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank Lauren2103
Glennbo2010, VR Owner at Willow Bank - Private Lakeside Retreat- Tobermory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2014

Thanks for your review. I am glad that you and your group enjoyed your time on the Northern Bruce Peninsula and were able to enjoy the long list of amenities we provide at the Willow Bank. I hope to see you folks again sometime.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
This is a family friendly cottage and is not suitable for parties.
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Twin
    1 Sofa
    1 King
    2 Kings
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
It should be noted that when booking the Willow Bank cottage you will be dealing directly with the cottage owner. This will save you money. When booking with Flipkey/Trip Advisor, they charge renters an additional service charge that varies between 5% and 15% depending on the rental rate advertised. This fee can add an additional $100.00 to $300.00 to the rental rate being shown for other comparable cottages. You do not have to pay these extra fees when booking the Willow Bank.

The rental rates shown are based on families or groups with a maximum of 4 adults and three children (under 16). Other groups will be considered but the rental rate quoted might vary from the rates shown.

During the summer and mid-season rental periods, the minimum rental period at the Willow Bank cottage is 7 nights.

Two and Three Day Weekend stays and mid-week stays of less than 7 nights are only available during the shoulder seasons in the Spring and Fall of the year.

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About the neighbourhood
The Willow Bank cottage is ideally located a short drive from all the major tourist attractions on the Northern Bruce Peninsula. It is located on the water's edge in a quiet and private setting. It is ideal for families or small groups wanting to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing vacation. This cottage is located away from any busy roadways and no other cottages can be seen from its windows or decks. The Willow Bank cottage is located a three-minute drive from the Singing Sands Beach.
Getting around
There is no public transit in the area so it is important that Guests have the use of an automobile. There is plenty of parking on-site.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Toronto International Airport: 290.0 km
Railway: Toronto: 290.0 km
Ferry: Tobermory: 16.0 km
The Willow Bank cottage is located about a 4-hour drive from downtown Toronto. It is a beautiful drive that takes travellers through some of Ontario's prettiest countryside. The cottage is located near the northern tip of the Northern Bruce Peninsula about 1.5 hours north of Owen Sound.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.8 km.
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