9 ACRE PRIVATE ISLAND
Have you ever wanted to ESCAPE to your own private island? Well…now you can! Explore’s Adventure Island is an exclusive haven in Canada’s Cottage Country. Located at the head waters of Lake of the Woods, on gorgeous Shoal Lake, Ontario, this vast nine-acre island offers plenty of space to enjoy the great outdoors with the serenity of home inside a spacious Timber Frame cottage.
12 guests | 4 bedrooms | 7 beds | 2 baths
One-of-a-kind private luxury for those who enjoy the very best of the best – that’s Explore’s Adventure Island.
Indulge in this breathtaking escape along with family and friends as you live the life normally reserved for those who’ve laid claim to their own 9-acre island. This property defines exclusivity, and is located at the head waters of pristine Lake of the Woods, on the picturesque shores of Shoal Lake, Ontario, Canada.
The highest level of privacy and tranquility will welcome you upon arrival, as will over 3,000 sq. ft. of exceptional living space inside a cottage that was seemingly plucked from a fairy tale. Relax to your hearts content as you enjoy an open-concept living area with an immaculate kitchen and grand stone fireplace. The living quarters feature four bedrooms, each with views of the Canadian wilderness, and sleeps 12 comfortably to accommodate large family gatherings you’ll remember for a lifetime.
Outside this expansive haven, an entire island awaits you as time seems to slow down, conversations grow, and families draw closer. Everyone will gather together on your spacious 1100-sq.-ft open deck with outdoor kitchen, bar and dining area including a 440-sq.ft. timber frame pergola with an inspiring Barkman Concrete fireplace and 400-sq-ft of canopy.
Explore’s Adventure Island is your perfect opportunity to distance yourself from the hectic pace of everyday life, while still staying connected as needed with wi-fi throughout the cottage. As you reconnect with nature within your secluded island paradise, you’ll embrace the breathtaking views of lakes and forests painted across the landscape for your exclusive enjoyment. And for those looking for a more active escape, you can enjoy the incredible waters surrounding your getaway or hike the 1.2km nature trail that outlines the island. In the warmth of summer, your perfect cottage vacation destination becomes complete as swimming, kayaking, boating, snorkeling, and world class fishing await you. While during the majestic winter months you can experience snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, ice fishing and snowmobiling to your heart’s content before returning to a welcoming fire.
This is the cottage vacation people dream of, just waiting to become reality for you and yours.
Private waterfront island
Dock and beach access
1.2 km nature trail
BEDROOM AND LAUNDRY
Towels, bed sheets, soap, and toilet paper
Bed linens, extra pillows and blankets
Sonos Bluetooth sound system
Ceiling fan and portable fans
Internet and wifi
KITCHEN AND DINING
Refrigerator, mini fridge, freezer
Gas stove and oven
Pots and pans, oil, salt and pepper
Dishes and silverware
Keurig coffee machine
WISH YOU WERE HERE?
ESCAPE TO YOUR
This is the vacation you’ve always dreamed of – your own private island, surrounded by wilderness and luxury, all reserved just for you. Timber Escapes’ Explore Adventure Island is an exclusive hideaway where lifelong memories come to life, and where friendships and family ties are made stronger than ever.
DOWN TO THE DETAILS
Check-in: 4:00 p.m. and a specific time needs to be arranged for meeting for boat ride
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
No parties or events
HEALTH & SAFETY
Enhanced cleaning process
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
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A SHORT CANOE RIDE AWAY
Your private getaway is nestled amongst hidden bays, tale-inducing fishing holes and countless islands just waiting for you to explore. Be sure to pinpoint Miner’s Island on your map, just a short kayak or canoe ride away and home to an old gold mine that shouldn’t be missed.
30 MINUTES BY BOAT
Just a thirty minute boat ride away, Ash Rapids Lodge & Restaurant is a favourite destination for visitors and longtime cottagers alike. Savour their unique and homestyle flavours overlooking the waters of Ash Bay as a truly authentic Lake of the Woods experience.
15 MINUTES BY BOAT
You can refuel your boat and your pantry at the Shoal Lake Landing Store, with gas and simple grocery items available to complete your stay in Lake of the Woods. Just a 15 minute boat ride away.