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Luxury cabin in the woods. Large logs timberframe construction (20min) to Ottawa

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,700 sq ft
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 2 - 31 nights


About the property

Peacefull 3 bedroom and 2 bathroom country home built with utmost quality

An oasis of luxury in the Gatineau park just minutes from the Ottawa byward market (20 min) and only 10 min to the quaint Village of Wakefield. This retreat promises to sooth the sole with the energy of the mature trees and it s quality of construction.

The massive logs timberframe construction are a perfect match for this spectacular setting.

Getting to the property sets the mood that you are entering a peacefull and tranquille area. Once you walk into the home you see quality and care from every angle. The seasonal spa allows great outdoor moments while being pampered.

This home is air tight. When you are cooking and need your fan setting, beyond the first setting, you will need to open a window or crack open the sliding door by the pool. This will stabalize the air pressure because the fan is very strong. This is especially crucial if you have a wood burning fire going in the fireplace.

Toilets are only used to flush with toilet paper ( no serviette or tampons ) as it can damage the bionest septic system.

Every precaution needs to be taken for fire prevention. When the outside fire pit is used be aware that there is a hose hooked up and ready to use under the deck. This log home and the wooded area around it makes it important that certain precautions are taken to avoid any fire damage. No smoking in the cabin.

Thank you and enjoy the space.


More Details

Property Manager
Luc Belisle
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2018

About Luc Belisle

World traveller for different organizations but decided to bask in luxury when I make it back to my favourite resting place. We love nature and this place was exactly what we needed to recharge our batteries.

Luc Belisle purchased this estate in 2017

Why Luc Belisle chose Chelsea

We had to change our rental policy to a monthly rental because of the chelsea by-laws.

We treated ourselves to luxury because we work hard and love this area. You only live once but if you live right, once is enough.

What makes this estate unique

Just far enough from the city to feel the country air and the energy radiate from nature. Open spaces with lots of natural colours. To walk in to quality never gets tiring. To walk into nature is a gift today. Having both is the perfect blend.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday estate in Chelsea in Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais Regional County Municipality

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 22
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • When stove fan on need to crack open a window. fan is to strong and will suck all internal heat out. Especially important if wood burning fire on.
  • Hign risk with any fire in the woods or in a log cabin. Locate fire extinguishers in kitchen and hose at front door entrance. No smoking in cabin.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main floor has a three peice bathroom where you will lso find the washer and dryer. the master ensuite is in the loft.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • The master is one large loft with ensuite. Two bedrooms with Queen beds on the main floor. The basement is set up with a comfortable pull out that can accomodate two more people.
  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking


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Luxury cabin in the woods. Large logs timberframe construction (20min) to Ottawa
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews
Rochester, NY

Gorgeous Cabin

  • 4 of 5

The cabin, as the pictures show, is a show stopper. Beautifully constructed, and decorated with an appealing mix of new and old, the cabin is super comfortable. We experienced a few snags: confusion over our arrival date, which resulted in the cabin cleaning and bed making not complete on arrival. The owner sent someone over immediately to fix this. We were frustrated with the lack of firewood: we were told it was present, but it wasn't. We asked that some be delivered, but only 2 or 3 logs were dropped off. Strange for a place with a reasonably high daily rate. If you're looking for firewood for your stay, you may want to check on this. A guest manual would also be helpful to control the heat and operate the video system. Despite these problems, it's a great stay. Highly recommend local restaurant Les Fougeres.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property, close to all activities in Gatineau Park! We absolutely loved our stay at this cabin, it had all the amenities we could have wanted. Really enjoyed cooking meals in the gourmet kitchen, and watching olympics in the cinema room! Would not hesitate to stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property

  • 4 of 5

The home and property were just beautiful, as you can obviously see in the pictures. I was a little disappointed that the hot tub was non functional during the winter. Luc did explain, after I inquired, it was "seasonal" and it was "too cold" to run. After rereading the description of the house it did say seasonal in brackets, however it was also called it an "Arctic Spa" and gave the impression after cross country skiing you could sit in the hot tub and enjoy a fire. Further, I was unable to find cross country trails right behind the house as described in the description, iit is a steep incline. We did find one a 10 minute walk away along the river, which was quite lovely.

As for parking, it is best to park at the bottom of the hill during the winter if you do not have four wheel drive or manual. Two cars did get stuck in the snow and we had to call CAA, thankfully someone had it!

The trip was phenomenal, being with with close friends always is. The beds were comfortable and the kitchen was luxurious to cook in. I would just double check if the hot tub is in season if you are planning on staying there.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Great cottage. Spacious, clean and has everything you need. Perfect for a little getaway minutes from the city!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Really appreciate your feedback . Glad you enjoyed your getaway.
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Great time

  • 5 of 5

We were 7 girls and a dog and we had lots of space! This cottage is magical and has everyhing you would need. Thank you again Luc for your hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Always great to hear that the accomodations were special. Really what we strive for. Nothing says thank you better then a five star review. Having this wonderful place to share with people that appreciate it is really what it s all about. Thank you for sharing. We d enjoy having you back.
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Toronto, ON, Canada

Absolutely beautiful cabin in the woods!

  • 5 of 5

It is set back far from the road and far from the nearest neighbours, so you have complete privacy and quiet. The architecture and wood work is very impressive. And being very close to Gatineau Park and 20 mins to Ottawa makes enjoying nature or the city very convenient.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Parliament Hill
This countries laws and history is along this road. The reason the Nation s capital is here....
National Gallery of Canada
World class
Gatineau Park
Hiking, biking, swimming or world class x-country in the winter. So much to enjoy every season.
Rideau Canal
World s longest outdoor rink. In the summer this makes the downtown core and beyond feel lik...
ByWard Market
Great gathering place to see the local flavour of our area
Nordik - Spa Nature
Ultimate relaxation moment in the hills.
The Green Door
Canadian War Museum
One of the newest museums. Always great to remember and experience. Good activity on any rai...
Major's Hill Park
Great place to see with the family
National Arts Centre
Culture and famous shows. A special place to experience an event or a show in the evening.
La Cigale
Homemade ice cream
Blue Cactus Bar & Grill
Mill St. Brew Pub Ottawa
Clock Tower Brew Pub
Newly renovated and great area to feel the local vibe in Ottawa
Museum District
Ottawa is the meca of museums in this country. Go wild
Pub Italia
Different groceries and restaurants. Culture
Kettleman's Bagel Company
Lady Dive Tours (Amphibus)
For an in and out of water experience
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Musuem
Connecting with history and a fun part of our heritage
Moulin Wakefield Mill Hotel & Spa
Beautiful scenery, great food and a perfect hang out spot for beer and pool table. Another e...
Cafe Pot-Au-Feu
Best river view while you eat a great meal after or before a good hike
Chamberlin's Lookout
Le Hibou
Amazing vegy burgers and fresh ingredients. Antique atmosphere with waterfront view.
Kaffe 1870
Great pub and fantastic food and yes with a view of the river
Centre Wakefield La Pêche
Captiva Farms Horseback Riding
Sommet Edelweiss
Golf Edelweiss
Mont Cascade
Bistro Manchester
Chelsea Freshmart
Chelsea Pub
Bakery In A Village (Boulangerie Dans Un Village)
MJ. M.D Pizza de Luigi Pizza
L'Oree Du Bois
Mamma Teresa
Shawarma Chelsea
Boucanerie Chelsea Smokehouse
Top Karting
Larrimac Golf & Tennis Club
La Vallee
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Nearest Train
30 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
La valle
Nearest Ski
17 Kilometres
Camp fortune
Car: necessary

The gatineau hills park is ottawa s playground. World class Nordik spa. Great hiking, biking, swimming or xcountry or alpine skiing. Famous restaurants like les Fougeres or l oree du bois. In nature yet only 20 minutes to downtown Ottawa


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday estate in Chelsea, Canada

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
26 Jun 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
31 night minimum stay
for 31 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £231.14
Cleaning fee £106.9
Pet Fee £14.45

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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