Southview Cottages COVID-19 Response


New for 2020:

  • We are limiting the number of people allowed in the office at a time - only 4 people maximum. When you arrive, we ask only one person comes into the office and checks in.
  • Masks or face coverings are now mandatory in our township. 
  • Pool is OPEN! Must sign-out time at office, and limit of 25 people maximum. 
  • Playground is OPEN
  • Beach is OPEN
  • We are encouraging all guests that are renting boats or want to take out any water equipment to bring their own life jackets or rental life jackets will be available that have been disinfected between uses.
  • Laundry facilities are open, social distancing applies.
  • Fish cleaning houses are open, social distancing applies.

During your stay:

  • Increasing our cleaning procedures and increasing the frequency of disinfecting all common areas.
  • All cottages will be sanitized with the best virus-killing products/cleaners – focusing on high-touched surfaces (door handles, light switches, remotes, and all kitchen appliances/furnishings/Kitchenware)
  • Disinfectants and hand sanitizers are available at pool and beach 
  • All Rental Boats will also be disinfected between uses.
  •  Keeping our staff up to date on newest procedures and implementing a communication and training strategy with our staff to ensure that everyone is practicing preventive behavior.

As always, please feel free to contact us by email or phone should you have any questions of concerns.


The Southview Family


The Southview Experience

Unplug and Recharge with your Family this Summer to create Lasting Memories.

Take the time to RELAX by:

  • star filled nights aside bonfire
  • escaping to simpler times of picnics and relaxing on the waters edge
  • soaking up the sun on over 50 acres of land
  • walks on our 1400 foot waterfront boardwalk
  • pier fishing

Partake in a variety of ADVENTURES:

  • Kayaking
  • Stand-up Paddle Boarding
  • Canoeing
  • Boating
  • Tubing / Waterskiing / Wakeboarding available at additional cost
  • Local Attractions – also listed below.

The "Housekeeping" Experience

Ever wanted to own a cottage but without the headache of the upkeep and costs?

Join us here at Southview Cottages where you’re treated like family year after year at a cottage that feels like home.

At Southview Cottages we provide our guests with a true housekeeping cottage experience.      Our cottages come fully furnished with all amenities, giving you complete freedom in your vacation to not be reliant on facility hours or high Restaurant prices.

The Local Experience

Our 10 Favourite Attractions in our Area:

Rolling Grape Vineyard – Taste Bailieboro’s finest wines just minutes away from the Resort

Tree Top Trekking – recieve $10 off coupon at our front Office

Escape Maze – Through a series of games, riddles, locks and lost keys escape your way out – if you can!

Rice Lake Art Gallery – See the most beautiful Zimbabwe sculptures – just minutes away from the Resort 

Lang Pioneer Village – Travel back in time to see how the Pioneers lived – photographers paradise!

Canadian Canoe Museum – Is a unique National Heritage Centre exploring the significance of the Canoe in Canada’s history.

Lavender Farm – Photographers Paradise!

Primitive Designs – Ever wanted to see a 2 story T-Rex built out of recycled metal – look no further!

Peterborough’s Music Festival – FREE outdoor concert every Saturday/Wednesday in the Summer

Peterborough Zoo – Last FREE Zoo in Ontario

Our 10 Favourite Restaurants in our Area:

Rhino’s Roadhouse  – Located minutes away on Rice Lake – has docking access

Bewdley Pizza – Located minutes away on Rice Lake – also has docking access – amazing Pizza!

Bailieboro Chip Truck – Located 5 minutes away in Bailieboro – Delicious Poutine! 

Food Forest – Complete Vegan menu in Peterborough

St. Veronus  – Belgium Pub – in Peterborough

Publican House – Local Brewery and Food in Peterborough

The Lakeview Restaurant– Located on Rice Lake with docking access and Live Music every Wednesday & Sunday

Muddy’s Pit BBQ – Best BBQ this side of Rice Lake 

Doo Doo’s – Award Winning Buttertarts

Golden Wheel – Delicious Local Chinese Food

More Local Attractions

There are 3 unique communities within a 30 minute drive from Southview Cottages. Listed below are a few of our favourite attractions:


Local Media
You can even listen to some of the radio stations live on the Internet!

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