Budd's Lake House Policies

The Fine Print


Bookings are Sunday to Friday or Sunday to Thursday


Check-in Time: after 4:00 pm and Check-out Time: before 11:00 am

Charges: 50% must be paid at time of booking and the other 50% 30 days prior to stay. 


Security Deposit Fee: A security deposit of $1000 is also required 30 days prior to stay. If no damage to the lake house/property the security deposit will be refunded no longer than a week after the stay.


Cleaning: We expect the cottage to be left as clean as when you got there.


You must supply your own linens: Sheets pillowcases and towels.

Paper products: The cottage will be stocked with enough to get you started, but you must bring your own, including toilet paper and paper towels.

Life jackets: Although the cottage has some life jackets we ask that you bring your own including children's life jackets due to safety and liability concerns.

Pets: No pets allowed.

Guests: No guests allowed.


Garbage: All garbage to be removed from the property and brought to the garbage bins at the Riley Lake Boat Landing 5 minutes drive from the cottage. Address: 1190-1194 Riley Lake Rd, Gravenhurst, ON P1P 1R3 (This is also the place where you can launch your boat if you are bringing one with you) Google Maps Directions: http://bit.ly/2lRhaVj

Cancelation Policy: Guest may cancel the agreement before 30 days prior to the start of the rental period, the deposit will be returned less a fee of $400 per week of reservation $300 for shorter stays for administrative fees. If the Guest cancels the agreement 30 days and less prior to the start of the rental full deposits will be forfeited. If the Guest cancels the agreement less than 20 days before the start of the rental agreement the Guest is responsible for the full amount of the rent and is not entitled to any refund.

Budd's Lake House is entitled to treat the booking of any Guest as cancelled if:

  • The Guest gives written notification of cancellation; 

  • The Guest fails to pay the full deposit due or the balance of rent by the time specified.


In the event that the booking is so cancelled, Budd's Lake House may re-book the property for the period or part of the period cancelled.