Jayne's Blog

Closing the Cottage for the Winter

Sad that the cottage season is over? Us too. Don’t carry any stress into the winter season by making sure your cottage paradise is safely guarded against the Canadian winter. Ensure you’ve followed the steps below so you can enjoy your cottage to the fullest next summer season! (more…)

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11 Tips to Find the Perfect Summer Cottage

Summer is coming! Jayne weighs in on how to find the perfect cottage for you and your family. 1. Well Water Or Lake Water? First of all, well water does not mean you will be pumping your water directly out of a well. Many cottage owners prefer to have water enter their cottage through a…

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Cottage Spring Cleaning Hacks

The warm weather has returned, and you have only one thought in mind: being able to enjoy your summertime weekends ensconced in your comfortable country cottage! With the snow on the ground finally melting there is no shortage of spring cleaning to be done in cottage country. After many months left alone, things can get…

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$6-7k Family Getaway

Family Approved Cottages To most Muskoka cottagers, the cottage is synonymous with family. Jayne’s Cottages is all about celebrating family and providing memorable getaways to cherish this special time. In this blog, Jayne features five cottages that are ideal for the family or extended family. Even better, each cottage is available between $6,000 and $7,000/week….

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Finding Value in Muskoka

People always ask us, what cottages do you have available this summer, under $5,000/week? Read on to learn about 8 beautiful cottages that are available for less than $5,000. From lakefront properties to tucked away family havens, learn about a selection of Jayne’s great value cottages, including their unique features, location, and month(s) of availability….

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A Global Travellers’ Vacation Rental Wishlist

Imagine a sprawling villa in the heart of California wine country, a Hawaii home overlooking a 19-foot waterfall and swimming grotto, or a rustic Alaska cabin with nighttime views of the northern lights. These aren’t fantasies; they’re actual vacation rental properties available online. Today, holiday-makers can choose from numerous Vacation Rental Platforms, allowing travellers to…

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Top 10 Winter Activities in Muskoka

Ontario’s cherished summer playground has a winter life you may not have discovered! With exceptional trails and great snowfalls, Muskoka transforms into a winter wonderland equipped to satiate the mightiest adventurer to the coziest reader. Whether you’re seeking a winter family getaway or a couples winter escape, you will find exactly what you’re looking for…

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