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Key Facts

Cardinal Pines Cottage is ideally located on the southwestern shores of beautiful Halls Lake in the Algonquin Highlands between Dorset and Minden, Ontario. Come and experience the beauty and natural surroundings this peaceful vacation retreat has to offer!


Recent Upgrades and Improvements

- Upgraded Dishwasher 2022

- New Leather Sofa Set 2020
- New Furniture 2019

- Paddle Boarding 2019

- New Windows 2018

- Flooring 2018

- Extended Deck 2017

- Hot Tub 2017

- Beds and Décor 2016

- Kayak 2017

- Washer and Dryer 2016 (for weekly rental only)

- Second Full Size Fridge (for weekly rental only)


This newly renovated 2,600 square feet vacation home provides luxurious cottage charm showcasing wood paneling throughout, 2 fireplaces, a game room, 5 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, hot tub, plus much more.

Awaken to the serenity of spectacular sunrises glistening across Halls Lake as you plan the day's activities.  Only steps from your own private dock, you can enjoy a leisurely day of fishing, swimming, boating, or simply soaking up the sun on a nice warm day. Off-site, there are many tourist activities to explore, including golf courses, miles of hiking/biking trails, skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing, ATV trails and much more.


Property Size

  • Over 2,600 sq. ft. 


Arriving / Leaving

Check–In Time:      5:30pm

Check–Out Time:    12:00pm


Required at arrival (Check–In):

  • Government–issued photo ID may be required


Extra guests

  • $150 surcharge for each additional guest (exceeding occupancy of 10, max 12)



  • A maximum of 2 well-behaved pets are welcome

  • $150 + HST surcharge is applicable to each pet​



  • Free WiFi 

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