Weddings at Bobs Lake Escapes & Cottages
The Perfect Ontario Wedding Venue for a Small Informal Intimate Wedding
Bobs Lake Cottages is located in the heart of the Land of Lakes area, and is nestled along the picturesque shores of the largest wilderness lake in Ontario. We offer a very magical setting for a romantic Ontario wedding in which 35-50 of your guests can be put up for the week, in our 5 lakefront houses, all with spectacular views. Coupled with the privacy of having the entire property dedicated to your wedding, your guests will be provided a very unique experience. They will surely leave with many fond memories that will last a lifetime.
Your family and friends will be in awe of your choice of venue.
Exclusive Use of the Resort!
We host weddings during the months of May, June, September & October and very occasionally in the summer. We require rental of the entire property for either a 3 day weekend or a week. We can accommodate 125-150 guests for the ceremony and dinner, with the erection of a large beautiful tent. You are free to use our caterer, bring your own, or even have a pot luck in this informal country setting.
The Hosting Fee is what the bride/groom pay to have their wedding hosted at Bobs Lake Cottages. The following items are included in this fee:
- Boat cruises: Four one-hour boat cruises scheduled for your guests on the day of or day after the wedding in our pontoon boat
- Use of pontoon boats if desired for ceremony
- Exclusive use of the property
- Parking for up to 40 cars
- Boat launch and docking for 2 boats if any guests wish to bring their own
- Onsite event coordinator
- 2 staff members on site for any help during event
- Beach bonfire for evening of event
- No charge for day guests for entire stay
- Registry table if desired
- Gift table
- 5 Picnic tables set up for entire stay
- Seating for 35 in The Great House or on lawn if desired
The following items are not included in the Hosting Fee
- Alcoholic drinks
- Tent and table, chairs, dishes, linen for tent set up
Our wedding coordinator will work with you to provide an estimate of costs and other choices available.
Guests are accommodated in The Great House, The Eagle House, and The Lake House. The houses are next door to one another, and all have glass fronts with majestic views of the lake and private decks. All have their own kitchens and dining rooms and all but one have gas and/or wood burning fireplaces. They all have flat screen TV’s, wireless internet, air conditioning and fully equipped kitchens. We can also arrange for additional housing next door.
The Great House: 6 bedrooms 5 bathrooms, accessible, screened in porch, gas and wood burning fireplace, catering kitchen, central air
The Eagle House: 4 bedrooms 2 bathrooms
The Lake House: 4 bedrooms 2 bathrooms, central air and 2 kitchens and 2 living rooms
The Little House, our most romantic house where the bride and groom stay in. The bedroom has a 4 poster bed and glass on 2 sides. It has steps that go directly into the lake, a bathroom with a double sink and soaker tub, a skylight in the kitchen and an additional outdoor shower.
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A Fun-Filled Weekend or Weeklong Getaway for Your Guests
In addition to attending the wedding, your guests will also be able to enjoy a fun-filled stay. Swimming is amazing in this wilderness lake. For the avid fishermen in your group, we can arrange a guided fishing tour with the guide who has been on the world fishing network 5 times in the last year. They can also rent fishing, pontoon or speed boats. There is a playground for the young children and kayaks, canoes, stand up paddle boards, paddle boat, raft for all to use. There are 3 docks, a launch, and a sandy beach.
Other recreational options nearby include golf and horseback riding, or water-skiing & tubing right off our dock.