Algonquin Adventure for Two!
Treat you and your loved one to a fun filled weekend snowshoeing to heated wall tents, mushing your own dogsled team and resting tired bones in a wood-fired sauna!
” The wood-burning stove warms up the whole cottage in no time if needed, and there are spots to relax and look out onto the lake on all sides. Peace, quiet, nature, sunrises, sunsets, and starry nights make this Island Retreat getaway unforgettable!”
“My new husband and I had a great stay at the Island Retreat where we enjoyed the utmost in comfort and relaxation in a beautifully maintained cottage surrounded by the wilderness. I would recommend VQ to anyone looking to get away from it all!”
It means that our Island Retreat is not like your home and not hooked up to the Ontario Power Electricity. We operate on solar power to provide lights and run the water pumps to our well.
Yes, we operate on solar electricity. Our fridge, stove, water heater run on propane gas. Please note there is not have enough power to plug in electronics. Talk to our office if you require power. Be sure to bring spare batteries for your devices when you visit!
No. Limited wifi use is available a paddle away at our Voyageur Quest and Voyageur Outfitting Office, Store, Patio.
There is a bathroom with marine-flush toilet and a hot shower.
Water from the tap is not drinkable. The Voyageur Quest team will supply drinking water during your stay.
The Island Retreat comes with one canoe, paddles, and PFDs. Additional canoes, kayaks, and SUP boards can be rented from our Voyageur Outfitting store, just a 15 minute paddle away.
Yes, you can fish on the lake, river and surrounding area. You must have your own Ontario fishing license and Outdoors Card. For non-Canadian residents, see 1-day permits here
Fishing rods and tackle can be rented from our Voyageur Outfitting store.
Single meals or fully-catered meal packages are available – contact our office for more information. The Broken Paddle Patio is licensed and offers outstanding dinners. Please ensure you make a reservation.
We do love dogs and you are more than welcome to bring your furry friend. Please note that you are responsible
for cleaning up after your dog and for any damage to furniture, floors etc. that your dog may cause. An additional damage deposit of $250 is required for guests with pets.
Specializing in Algonquin Park Canoe Trips, Lodge-Based Adventure Trips, and Private Cottage Rentals.