If you’ve been trying to find a way to fall in love with winter all over again, look no further! This incredible, nautical Airbnb near Ottawa is an icy paradise, and the views are absolutely extraordinary. With a private beach, a lakeside location, and a cute-AF retro telephone box, you’ll never want to leave this maritime paradise.
Located less than two hours from downtown Ottawa, this Golden Lake boathouse is the most idyllic spot to get back-to-basics with nature.
With some of the best lakeside views you’ve probably ever seen, and a private beach and patio to match, there’s no end to the number of Instagram-worthy spots surrounding this house.
During the winter months, not only does the lake transform into a frosty paradise, this cottage becomes the perfect place to indulge in a little star gazing.
Guests can warm-up beside the fire pit on the exclusive beach, and enjoy all the best aspects of Canada's cold season.
Not only is the little house brimming with naval-inspired furniture, it’s also fully equipped with snowshoes, skates, kayaks, canoes and paddle boards. This means you can go out and enjoy the exquisite surroundings, no matter what time of year it is!
While you might assume that an Airbnb in such an prime location would come with a pretty hefty price tag, this local home actually starts at just $129 per night.
If you've been looking for a quiet, romantic getaway in a property that is out-of-the-ordinary, it doesn't get much better than this!
On their Airbnb listing, the host recommends experiencing "a full agenda of activities [at Golden Lake], such as canoeing, fishing, hiking, biking, trampoline, swimming pool, campfires and s'mores."
The property sleeps two guests, so why not treat your BFF or significant other to this dreamy nautical experience?
If you've been cursing the cold and damp Ottawa weather, this gorgeous property is definitely worth the short drive to remind you just how magical the Canadian winter can be.
Golden Lake Boathouse
Price Per Night: From $129
Neighbourhood: Golden Lake (exact address provided upon booking)
Why You Need To Go: No matter what season it is, this dreamy little boathouse is perfect for your next getaway.