Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow
3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms Cottage in Bala
from $929 per /nt
from $6500 per /wk

Property Description

Make your vacation dreams come true at Sleepy Hollow! This enchanting 3 bdrm, 2 bath Acton Island cottage sits only steps away from shoreline! Take in Muskoka Lake sunrises from the 44' long floating dock! Features Muskoka Room, Firepit, & 2 Kayaks!

Property Details

Located on Acton Island, Sleepy Hollow is a quick 10 minute boat/car ride to Bala and 15 minute drive to Port Carling! Conveniently located in the heart of Muskoka, Acton Island is an island in Lake Muskoka that has road access via a short bridge to the island.


Perfect for families with children or elderly guests, Sleepy Hollow sits steps away from the shoreline! This beautiful Acton Island cottage experiences east exposure and iconic Muskoka sunrises. Guests can enjoy the afternoon sun from the large cottage deck, which is equipped with all the entertaining necessities, including a new outdoor living room set, umbrella, gas BBQ, and an 8 person outdoor dining room table. A few steps down from the deck, guests will find a large Muskoka granite patio with four loungers and an umbrella overlooking Lake Muskoka. For those wanting to cool off, a gentle slope down to the waterfront will lead to 44-foot dock. With a water depth of 8 feet off the end of the dock, a rocky shoreline can be found to the right, while the left provides a shallow water entry for those looking to wade in the water. A firepit with ample seating can also be found on the left-hand side of the cottage. 




Large kitchen with peninsula and 3 bar stools 


An abundance of natural light, gas fireplace 


Dining room table seats 6


Wicker furniture with TV and walkout to deck 




Bedroom 1 - Queen (Master) 

Bathroom 1 - 3 piece ensuite with stand alone shower

Bedroom 2 - Bunk bed with double sized bed on bottom 

Bedroom 3 - 2 twins

Bathroom 2 - 3 piece bath with stand alone shower


    East Exposure + Sunrises

    150' Waterfront with a shallow water entrance

    Large dock with deep water 

    Ample outdoor furniture 

    Large deck and Muskoka granite patio

    4 Loungers


    Covered outdoor dining area

    Dock with Muskoka chairs and umbrella


      2 Kayaks


      Inflatable Swim Raft


      This cottage is equipped with satellite tv and wifi

      This cottage is NOT equipped with air conditioning

      For weekly rentals under $10,000, there is no midweek housekeeping included in the rental fee


      3 cars


      Maximum 7 guests 

      Non-smoking cottage

      Pets considered, must sign Pet Waiver

      Check-in time 4:00 pm

      Check-out time 10:00 am

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      Daily Rate: $929 per night
      Weekly Rate: $6500 per week
      - Rate varies due to seasonality and holidays.
      - Please select your dates on our online booking calendar for an exact quote.


      VISA/MC Transaction Fee - 3.00% - Tax Exempt
      AMEX Transaction Fee - 3.80%
      Pricing Subject to Change - $0.00
      Accidental Damage Protection - Optional - $149.00
      Pet Surcharge - $250.00
      Minimum Rental during Peak Season 1 week - $0.00 - Tax Exempt
      Many owners prefer multi-week rentals and may not accept 1week rentals until springtime of the peak season as there is such high demand. Other owners have other minimum stays ranging from 2-8 weeks. - $0.00 - Tax Exempt
      Cancellation Insurance - 9.00% - Tax Exempt
      Wire Transfer Fee - $17.00 - Tax Exempt
      HST inclusive (if applicable) - 0.00%
      Wire Transfer Fee - $17.00 - Tax Exempt
      Turnover Cleaning Fee - $340.00
      Refundable Security Deposit - $2,600.00
      Cancellation Policy
      Cancellation Policy by Agency - If the cottage is struck by disaster prior to the start date then the contract will be null and void and payments refunded.

      Cancellation Policy by Guest -
      Guest may cancel the agreement before150 days prior to the start of the rental period, the deposit will be returned less a fee of $2000 per week of reservation, if rental is under $20,000 per week. For rentals at $20,000 and over, the cancellation fee is $4000/week of rental. If the Guest cancels the agreement 61 to 149 days prior to the start of the rental all deposits will be forfeited. If the Guest cancels the agreement less than 60 days before the start of the rental agreement the Guest is responsible for the full amount of the rent and is not entitled to any refund.
      Last updated 07/15/2019
      Deposit Policy
      Deposit Policy - 50% of Rental Amount is due at time of booking, 25% if booked the calendar year prior to the rental and 25% on January 1 of the rental year. Balance of payment is due 60 days prior to arrival. Please note that there is a $250 penalty associated with late payment of the balance between 59-46 days prior to the commencement of the rental that will be charged to your credit card. At 45 days prior to the rental, Jayne's Cottages is entitled to treat the booking as cancelled as per below.

      Jayne's Cottages is entitled to treat the booking of any Guest as cancelled in the event that: a) the Guest gives written notification of cancellation; b) the Guest fails to pay the full deposit due or the balance of rent by the time specified above. In the event that the booking is so cancelled, Jayne's Cottages may re-book the property for the period concerned or for part of that period.
      Last updated 07/15/2019