Treasure Chest Retreat

Georgian Bay Vacation Rental

Treasure Chest Retreat, Wiarton, Ontario Cottage Rental



Nestled in the heart of the South Bruce Peninsula, 'Ontario's Natural Retreat,' this gracious country home is situated on 1 acre of lawns and gardens with use of 150 feet of crystal clear waters on the shoreline of Colpoy's Bay on the western side of Georgian Bay. Located 3 hours northwest of Toronto International Airport, the Bruce Peninsula is bordered by Lake Huron and Georgian Bay, offering 850 Kilometers (531 miles) of spectacular shoreline to discover. The Niagara Escarpment (a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve) offers an impressive locale to explore, whether this be hiking along the Bruce Trail, exploring various scenic caves (including the Grotto), cycling or mountain biking in the surrounding area, swimming in the beautiful water of Georgian Bay, golfing at four nearby courses, or cross-country skiing in the winter. 

This turn of the century 3-bedroom home has an eat-in kitchen, open living room and dining room areas; it features a hot tub,cedar decking, and a large wrap-a-round pillared porch providing panoramic vistas of the Niagara Escarpment, the water and islands of beautiful Georgian Bay.

The house is approximately 1450 square feet in area and is nicely set back from the main road. It has a large grassy front lawn, a paved driveway with a large parking area and broad open backyard looking back on the Niagara Escarpment.

The centrepiece of the living room is a large stone, airtight wood-burning fireplace. Two couches provide comfortable viewing of the television with Bell satellite hook-up, DVD,and VCR provided for your use.

Adjacent to the living room is the dining area with a large window providing breathtaking views of Colpoy's Bay over the front lawns. The dining room sits 6 people comfortably.

Separate from the living room is a tastefully decorated kitchen, fully equipped with fridge, stove, dishwasher, microwave, and plenty of cupboards and counter space. Also there is a breakfast bar area with 2 stools.


The spacious main floor bathroom includes an oversized tub allowing lots of room to stretch and relax. The shower and built-in stacked washer and dryer allow for all the modern conveniences of a perfect holiday retreat. The french door of the bathroom leads onto the cedar deck allowing for easy access to the hot tub where everyone can enjoy a glass of wine while soaking in the view of beautiful Georgian Bay or the brilliant stars of night.


The upstairs includes three bedrooms with comfortable beds (two queen and a double) and a convenient 2 piece bathroom located at the end of the hall.

The cottage is situated on a large lot, safe for children and the beautiful wrap-around porch is the perfect spot to enjoy the sunrise with your morning coffee and a good book. It offers multiple vistas with the Niagara escarpment to the rear and the blue waters of the bay to the front.


The waterside has a character beach house nicely screened for evening enjoyment and sits on a cedar deck complete with Adirondack chairs; a perfect spot to take in the crystal clear waters of Georgian Bay or enjoy a beautiful evening sunset. 

The Treasure Chest Retreat is the perfect spot to wind down anytime of the year. You won't be disappointed!


Cottage Rental Facilities:

150 feet Waterfront on Colpoy's Bay

 Hot Tub and Cedar Deck

Waterfront Beach-house and Cedar Deck

Large Lawns and Property

Paved Drive and Good Parking area

Main Bathroom features Oversized Soaker Tub

Upper level 2 pc bathroom

Airtight woodstove and Central Heating

Available Year Round

Bedrooms: 3
Sleeps: from 2 to 6

Parking: 3 vehicle(s)

Heating: Oil Forced Air and Wood airtight fireplace

Children Allowed: Yes

Smoking: No

Pets: Yes. Small Dogs

Waterfront Property: Yes

**Bed linens and towels to be brought by guests

Contact Info (please respect our no unsolicited advertising policy):

Tel: 780-634-2947


Province: Ontario

Tourist Region: South Bruce Peninsula, Georgian Bay

Nearest City: Wiarton - 5 km

Nearest Hospital: Wiarton - 5 km

Nearest Body of Water: Colpoy's Bay - Georgian Bay

 Excellent Cycling, Hiking along the Bruce Peninsula Trail or Bruce Scenic Caves, Swimming, Cross-Country Ski Trails and Snowmobile Trails in the area

Proximity to Points of Interest:

  • Boat/Kayak Rentals : Suntrail Outfitters (Hepworth) 17 km   
  • Bruce Trail: 1 km
  • Conservation Areas: Bruce Caves 3 km, Skinners Bluff Lookout 8 km
  • Cross-Country Skiing: Sauble Trails 25 km, Sawmill Trails 13 km, Colpoys Trail 10 km, Rankin Trails 25 km
  • Fine Dining: Wiarton 5 km, Owen Sound 33 km
  • Fishing: Chanty Chinook Classic Salmon Derby Port Elgin 52 km, Fly-fishing Saugeen River 51 km, Trout & Salmon Lake Huron, Downrigging in Colpoy’s Bay 10 km
  • Golf Course: Wiarton 5 km, Cobble Beach Golf Course 20 km
  • Horse Back Riding: Purple Valley 16 km
  • Hospital: Wiarton: 5 km
  • Mountain Bike Trails: Bruce Peninsula Mountain Bike Adventure Park 15 km
  • National Park: Tobermory 76 km, Bruce Peninsula National Park (Grotto is located here) 65 km
  • Owen Sound: Shopping malls 33km
  • Sand Beach: Wiarton 5 km, Sauble Beach (2nd longest freshwater beach in the world) 25 km
  • Snowmobiling: District 9 Club Trails 3 km
  • Snowshoeing: The Grotto 65 km, Lindsay Tract 55 km