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Overview of Meech Lake peaceful retreat

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2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
TV, fireplace, books
TV, fireplace, books
TV, fireplace, books

Meech Lake peaceful retreat

4.9/5 Exceptional

Entire home

2 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Pet friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCamp Fortune6 min drive
    Popular LocationGatineau Park7 min drive
    Popular LocationOff-Piste9 min drive
    AirportOttawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.)36 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6
    1 queen bed

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Meech Lake peaceful retreat

Lakefront vacation home with kitchen and patio
Welcome to your rustic chic retreat! Awe-inspiring views and serenity will be yours at this Gatineau Park house on Meech Lake in Quebec, Canada; an easy 20 minute drive from downtown Ottawa.

The Space
This private house has two bedrooms, one loft and comfortably fits 5 guests. There are 1 king (Master Bedroom), 1 double (second bedroom) and one queen sofa bed (living room).
There is an ensuite bathroom with shower and bath and one additional half bathroom.
A dream kitchen is fully equipped and has a gas range with 2 ovens.
There are two fireplaces, one in the living room, another in the dining room. Firewood is included.
A washer/dryer is available in the adjacent laundry room.
Linens and towels are included.
The home has wireless-internet coverage, Satellite TV and local phone.

The surroundings
Located in the middle of the Gatineau Park, right on Meech lake, with a large and gorgeous boat house to chill out and prepare your BBQs.
The house is surrounded by miles of groomed paths for hiking, biking and cross country skiing. Two kayaks are at your disposal to fully enjoy the lake. The gentle slope and weed free beach is great for swimming, even for young kids. It is the best destination for sightseers during the Rhapsody Fall Colour Festival. In the winter, cross country skiers could not be happier here or a quick 5 minute drive will take you to Camp Fortune ski hill.

The Old Chelsea village has its unique and fun ambiance with shops, coffee places and many great restaurants like Les fougères, l’Orée du bois, Mamma Teresa and many more… La Cigale has the best homemade ice cream!
Le Nordic Spa is a must to relax and rejuvenate!
Golf courses and mini-putt are also really close-by; Dunnderosa and Larrimac are among those.
A short 20 minute drive will take you to Canada's Capital, museums, By-ward market, Rideau Canal and Parliament’s Hill to only name few...
Guest accommodations at this vacation home offer fireplaces and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations are furnished with dining tables and kitchen islands. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Nancy Vachon

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Property amenities


  • Cross-country skiing and snowboarding nearby


  • WiFi available

Parking and transportation

  • Car required


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Blender
  • Spices
  • Kitchen island


  • Dining table


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1.5 bathrooms
  • Shower
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Wood stove


  • TV with cable/satellite service
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Location highlights

  • On the lake
  • On the waterfront
  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • Near a hospital

Things to do

  • Golf privileges
  • Snow sports gear
  • Water sports equipment
  • Golfing on site
  • Kayak on site
  • Bicycling on site
  • Sailing nearby
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Power boating nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 6



Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking


Pets allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

A car is required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Meech Lake Peaceful Retreat House Chelsea
Meech Lake Peaceful Retreat House
Meech Lake Peaceful Retreat Chelsea
Meech Peaceful Retreat House
Meech Peaceful Retreat Chelsea
Meech Lake Peaceful Retreat Chelsea
Meech Lake Peaceful Retreat Private vacation home
Meech Lake Peaceful Retreat Private vacation home Chelsea

About this area


Located in Chelsea, this vacation home is on the waterfront. Jacques Cartier Park and Gatineau Park reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Museum of Nature and Elgin Street. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching. Guests appreciate the property's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Camp Fortune - 6 min drive
  • Gatineau Park - 7 min drive
  • Off-Piste - 9 min drive
  • Morrison’s Quarry - 22 min drive
  • Pinhey's Point - Horaceville - 56 min drive

Getting around

  • Ottawa, ON (XDS-Ottawa Train Station) - 26 min drive
  • Ottawa International Airport (YOW) - 36 min drive


  • Luigi Pizza — 9 min drive
  • Chelsea's Pub — 9 min drive
  • Mamma Teresa — 9 min drive
  • L'Orée du Bois — 9 min drive
  • Cheezy Luigis Pizza — 9 min drive

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 25 out of 29 reviews
5 - Excellent 86%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 29 reviews
4 - Good 14%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 29 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 29 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 29 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Wonderful Winter Weekend
Absolutely lovely property! Beautiful finishes with exposed wood and two stone fireplaces. Windows look out onto a beautiful lake and rolling hills. Bathroom equipped with a lovely tub for soaking. Kitchen has all you need. Just perfect. We were a family of four adults who did not mind the stairs to the property. An elderly couple might find them difficult.

5/5 Excellent

Heavenly retreat on Meech Lake
We enjoyed family day weekend at this beautiful property. The stone and wood finishes were perfect along with two wood burning fireplaces. I was impressed with all the little touches, the elevated kitchen wares, the high quality linens and pillows, the pre-assembled fire to get us started, there wasn't a thing that was overlooked or missing. We will definitely be back. Thanks Nancy for sharing your property with us.

5/5 Excellent

All good
All good

5/5 Excellent

peaceful retreat
This home is so welcoming and peaceful. Was lovely.

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful property on an iconic Canadian lake
This is a wonderful spacious house. The kitchen is extremely well set up and very high end. The house is bright and open. Although the lake was still frozen we thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

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