The Hummingbird, is our three bedroom cottage, sleeps 6 adults (1 Queen and 2 double beds, two pullout double sofa-bed in the living room). (HST IS INCLUDED IN THE PRICE)
Tea Lake Cottage (TLC) welcomes you to a fabulous private and quiet setting, located only 90 minutes north of Toronto and Pearson International Airport, just a short walk away from the Big Chute Marine Railway on the Trent/Severn waterway in Muskoka. PLEASE NOTE: WE ONLY ACCEPT WEEKLY RENTALS SATURDAY - SATURDAY IN JULY AND AUGUST!
We offer The Hummingbird, The Loon and The Dragonfly, all are elegantly decorated and can be rented together or separately. Each has its own parking and private areas with picnic tables and camp fire rings, with beautiful views of the lake, great swimming, boating, fishing, hiking, biking and much more.
The Hummingbird, is our three bedroom cottage, sleeps 6 adults (1 Queen and 2 double beds, with a pullout queen sofa-bed in the living room). You will enjoy the quiet park like setting with plenty of space for a game of lawn darts or a fire in your private fire pit with great view of the lake. The Property is located at the north end of Tea Lake and beside a small channel that runs right into the Severn river. It provides private areas for each cottage with separate fire-pits, picnic tables, sunning area's etc. You can explore Tea Lake and the Severn River and we have space at our dock for your boat. Plenty to see and do!
Things To Do Four Season Fun! Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall Tea Lake Cottages offers it all. Water Sports - Boating, Canoeing, Kayaking, Swimming, Fishing and much more - Located Next to the famous Big Chute Railway on the Trent Severn, you explore the river and lakes in the area and private Crown Land areas. -
Tea Lake is an anglers dream, good clean river fed lakes, with pike, walleye, crappie, muskellunge, perch, bass and more. Shopping - for the browser, we're are close to many interesting shops, country stores, antiques, artisans, small villages to explore, etc. There is also great nightlife in the area including gourmet restaurants, top notch performers appearing nightly at the famous nearby Casino Rama, Bistro-style cafes, etc. Nature - The area around Tea Lake Cottage Rentals boasts a wide variety of interests. Hundreds of birds, Loons, Blue Herons, as well as mammals of all sizes make their homes near these waters. The area is teaming with wildlife which never fails to delight our nature loving visitors. Adventuring visitors enjoy our hiking trails, lakes and waterways. Snowmobiling - Tea Lake Cottages has an abundance of Snowmobile trails located on our door step, stretching from the shores of Georgian Bay to the boundaries of Algonquin Park.
Over 1600 kilometers of Snowmobile trails provide a link between northern and southern Ontario communities in the Highways corridors, translating into unlimited touring opportunities! Come see the thick forests, a multitude of lakes, rivers, streams and hills of granite. We guarantee your snowmobiling experience will be exciting and scenic, whether your preference is a short loop trip or multiple day journeys. Hunting - This is loon and pine country, a world away from the pressures and bustle of the city. The hunter's time in Ontario begins as the leaves turn and ends as the first snows blanket the ground. There are generally three kinds of hunting adventures: small game, wild fowl, and big game. Small game and waterfowl open season are usually mid-September through mid-December. Big game including Bear and Deer also ranges mid-August to mid-December.
ATV’ing: ATV Trails available in Port Severn Permit required Area Code (705) Cottage Country Guided Tours (Medonte - 30 min) Horseshoe Resort Guided Tour (35 min.) The Big Chute marine railway, part of the Trent-Severn Waterway, is an impressive "lock" which carries boats up a hill on a rail instead of raising them by water - 5 min away – a must see!
Boat Rentals: The Big Chute Marina – Local Store, Restaurant and Boat Rental Contact: Jane Conway Jet Ski Rentals – Honey Harbor Boat Club Boat Cruises: Miss Midland 30,000 Island Boat Cruise: sightseeing cruises. Boat Cruise from Lock 45 (2 min. down the road) into the Trent Severn in October only Georgian Bay Boat Cruises – Gravenhurst or Parry Sound G.Q. Boat Cruise – on the Serendipity at Lock 45 (2 min. away) to The Big Chute from Sept 26-Oct Miss Midland 30,000 Island Boat Cruise: sightseeing cruise R.M.S. Segwun Boat Cruise: Guests can enjoy a sightseeing cruise with or without lunch/dinner while enjoying a panoramic view of Muskoka's lakes. The Ship was built in 1887, historically sailed the Muskoka lakes from early spring to late fall, carrying passengers, mail and freight to the many resorts and villages not served by the railways. Located in Gravenhurst. Activities: WinterFest – around Feb 10, Honey Harbour, Winter activities, dog sled rides, fish fry (10 min.) Maple Syrup Festivals: (March/April) horse drawn rides, pancake house, etc. Casino Rama – Orillia Discovery Harbour-Museum–Live Theatre–Penetang (35 min.) The Enchanted Kingdom, Castle Village Discover life-size fantasy cottages decorated according to traditional fairy tales. Relax as you watch your children play out their dreams in this Dwarf Village. Descend the spiral staircase into Dracula's Dungeons, the museum of horror, Midland Galaxy Movie Theatre – Midland Midland - 7 movie screens, wall to wall curved screens, digital surround sound and Playdium @ Zero Gravity game room
Georgian Bay Islands National Park , a small cluster of 59 islands, one of Canada's finest island parks. Beausoleil Island, just off the coast of Honey Harbor, is the largest of these - includes an interpretive program on the history of this stunning region. The park can be accessed by boat only; the easiest access - Honey Harbor Parks office. Golf Courses: Brooklea Inn Golf and Country Club near Midland Golf and Country Club Bonaire in Coldwater Hiking Trails - Georgian Bay Is. National Park, Six Mile Park, See above Honey Harbor Wye Marsh Wildlife Ctr-summer/winter nature trails, Midland Horse/Pony Riding Stables: Rainbow Valley Trail Rides, Add to dictionary 5 min.
Cycling and Walking Trail - Tay Shore Trail: 10 min. - Beginning in Waubaushene at the Coldwater Road Parkette the trail runs along the shoreline and through the forests along Georgian Bay. The trail stretches over 19 km's and over 24,000 steps winds through the historic towns of Waubaushene, Victoria Harbour, Port McNicoll past Martyr's Shrine, Wye Marsh and Saint Marie Among the Hurons. Along the way see if you can spy Wildflowers, Beavers, Eastern Bluebirds, Trilliums, Ducks, Monarch Butterflies and numerous other wonders of Nature. (URL HIDDEN) Midland Historic Murals North America's largest outdoor historical mural towers over Midland Harbour. There are more than 30 historic that celebrate the proud heritage and strength of this area. Each mural tells a unique story, from the arrival of the Jesuits to the early pioneers Horse/Pony Riding Stables: Rainbow Valley Trail Rides, Waubaushene 5 min Huronia Museum/Indian Village/Mundy’s Bay Store Midland – Kayak Rentals, Waubaushene, 20 min from us The Stage Company-King's Wharf Theatre-Naval/Military Establishments at Penetang North Simcoe Sports & Recreation Centre, Midland (35 min from us) (Ages 9-16, $1/day, pool, ping pong, foosball, games, TV-movies, computer, internet, crafts, gym activities, etc.).
Saint Marie Among the Hurons - Sainte-Marie among the Hurons, Is a living museum recreating a French Jesuit mission to the Hurons from 300 years ago Martyr’s Shrine in Midland (Pope John visited in 1980’s) Santa’s Village (URL HIDDEN) in Bracebridge Shopping/Arts & Crafts– Midland, Orillia, Penetang, Coldwater, Port Carling, Bala, etc. Spa - Radiant Reflections – Rawley Resort (2 min.) Avalon Spa at The Inn at Christie’s Mill (2 min.) (Must book appt.)
Nails by Anna will come directly to your cottage Muskoka Spa Service will come directly to your cottage
Swimming – on our private beach and dock, beaches at Six Mile Park (5 min.) Swimming Pool- indoors, YMCA and Best Western ( Midland) (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) Ice Skating: Tea Cottages when lake when frozen January-March and not covered in snow or Baxter Ward Community Center – outdoor covered rink (15 minutes)
Skiing: (Downhill and Cross Country) Wye Marsh – cross country only, (35 Min.) Mount St. Louis Moonstone, Coldwater, (Hwy 400-25 min. from us) Horseshoe Resort, 30 Minutes South of Tea Lake Cottages
Snowshoeing: Available at Tea Lake Cottages on surrounding Crown Land or Wye Marsh Wildlife Center - (15 Min.)
Midland Snowmobiling: We are right on Trial C you can sled from your door step and you can rent a sled from Leatherdale Rentals, Orillia
Churches: St John the Baptist Catholic Church, Port Severn, Martyr’s Shrine in Midland on Hwy. 12 Knox Presbyterian Church, 539 Hugel Avenue, Midland Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 845 Yonge St., Midland Hospital: Harmonia District Hospital on Hwy.93, South of Hwy. 12 in Midland Restaurants: River House - Down the Street Big Chute Marina - Short walk Driftwood Cove - Port Severn Rawley Resort Fine Dining – Port Severn Rivers - Coldwater H & S Shell Diner – Port Severn School House Fish and Chips – Port Severn Many more in Midland or Coldwater 30 min. car ride Palace Pizza in Victoria Harbor
We have a Strict No Smoking Policy in our cottages. Please respect the next guest scheduled to arrive after your departure and do not smoke inside. You may smoke outside on the porches or decks. Please do not dispose of cigarettes in the yard area or in our woods.
The river connecting Tea Lake to the Severn River has shallow spots and can only accommodate boats under 22'. You can rent a boat at The Big Chute Marina.
Bring your sunscreen, bug spray, shampoo, soap, ice, Water toys, life jackets