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Haliburton Forest Hiking Trails

Haliburton Ontario is an exquisite corner of the world with a sprawling 300…

Cabin Rentals in Ontario Canada: Girls Getaways to Haliburton

When life becomes a chaotic whirlwind of responsibilities and busy schedules, it can be hard to connect with your friends. When you just need to get away from it all, grab your girls and plan the best girls getaway imaginable to Haliburton Ontario. You and your crew…

A Destination For Every Season: All-Season Cottage Rentals

Sunny summer day on Eagle LakeEvery season brings a new breadth of exciting activities in Haliburton Ontario.  When you stay with us at All-Season Cottage Rentals, you can find yourself in the heart of the perfect location for a wide variety of activities.  With Eagle Lake, Haliburton Forest hiking trails, and other local attractions, cottage vacations with All-Season…

Responsible Renting

Spectacular view at Justin & Colin's cottage on Drag Lake

Having a rental property in your Halburton neighbourhood has transitioned from a rare occurrence to common practice.  As the popularity of Haliburton cottage rentals increase, so do the problems associated with cottage rentals. 

I have been a cottage rental agent in Ontario for twenty years.  Experience…

Boating Etiquette at your Haliburton Cottage Rental

Boating at your Haliburton cottage rental

If you plan to go boating at your Haliburton cottage rental, here are some tips on boating etiquette.

1.  When passing other boats, slow your boat down and give them as much room as possible. Be mindful of the wake your boat creates and don't swamp other boats. 

2.  Stay at least 100 ' away from the shoreline unless you are going very slowly and not…

Is Your Cottage Rental Ready?

Well appointed dock

Is your Haliburton cottage ready for the rental season to begin? All-Season Cottage Rentals often get asked by our cottage owners about what they need to do to prepare their cottage for rent. Here are some suggestions on how to prepare your Haliburton cottage for rentals.

1.  Cleaning:  before the rental season begins, clean your Haliburton…

It's Not Free Money

Ready for renters to arrive

Renting out your cottage in Haliburton is an easy way to make money but its not “free money”.  There is work involved with cottage rentals in Haliburton.

Before you make the decision to rent your cottage in Haliburton, take a candid look around.  Is your cottage in a good state of repair?  Make sure there aren’t rotting…

Haliburton Cottage Etiquette

End of the day bonfire

Ontario cottage etiquette is second nature to us but can be a total mystery to city folk. 

Cottage rentals in Ontario are getting a lot of publicity right now.  As a result, they are attracting people who have never been outside the city before.  Renting your Haliburton cottage will be their first cottage experience. 

A few pointers…

Cottage Rental Contracts

Detailed contracts encourage smooth interactions

Cottage rental agreements are key to successful renting.  This agreement is a legal document which clarifies in writing what your Haliburton cottage rental arrangements are and states repercussions if rules are broken. 

All-Season Cottage Rentals has their Rental Agreement reviewed by their lawyer on a regular…

The Importance of Cleanliness

Importance of Cleanliness

Cleanliness is the biggest issue we deal with in the cottage rental business. 

Cottage rentals in Ontario have transformed over the past 20 years from a casual transaction between friends to a business transaction between strangers.  The up side is you get a lot more money for renting out your cottage.  The downside is that you…

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