It’s lake time and we’re feeling fine. If you’re looking for places to have some fun in the sun this summer, then this rustic Ontario cottage for rent is perfect. With a colourful floating boathouse and a deck that gives us major treehouse vibes, you’re never going to want to leave this charming spot.\nNarcity may receive a portion of sales if you purchase something from this article, which was created independently by Narcity's editorial team just for you.\nLocated on the shores of Big Rideau Lake in Portland, Ont., The Pines Cottage has been around since 1918 and the space is chock-full of character.\nWhether you’re relaxing in the 12-metre screened-in veranda, soaking up the sun on the tree-top deck, or diving into the lake from the floating boathouse, the good times are plentiful here.\nThe space features three cozy bedrooms and can accommodate up to six people at a time.\nAt $330 a night, that means you and five friends could split this vintage oasis for just $55 each. For a place like this, that can't help but feel like a steal!\nIt's worth noting that there’s a seven-night booking minimum at the time of writing. So you'll have to spend a full week here, oh no!\nSo if you’re ready for BBQs with the besties and late nights spent floating your cares away, then you need to take a trip to the pines.\nBecause life is simply s’more fun when you’re at the lake.\nThe Pines Cottage\nA steep staircase leads from the main cottage down to the floating yellow-and-red dock house.\nFrom here, you can enjoy a deep swimming hole perfect for jumping in and practicing your cannonballs.\nThe Pines Cottage\nBut if you’re not one to make a splash, don’t worry.\nSteps on the side of the dock will give you easy access to some shallow water for you to lounge in.\nThe Pines Cottage\nWithin the screened-in veranda, you’ll find a gorgeous eight-foot pinewood table where you can feast well into the evening.\nAnd with a fully-equipped kitchen and BBQ on-site, you should have no trouble putting your chef skills to work here.\nSo if you're long overdue for a little R&R, why not add a splash of colour to your summer plans with this fun-filled rental?\nThe Pines Cottage\n \n \n \n\n\n\nThe Pines Cottage on Big Rideau Lake \nvia AIRBNB\n\n\n$330/night\nBook\n\n\nAddress or Neighbourhood: Portland, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: You can spend some quality time in nature with your favourite people at this rustic Ontario getaway.\n\nPrices and terms of occupancy are confirmed at the time of publishing, but they can change at any time.