We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Off-Grid Solar Shipping Container Cottage

Newly Built 2015 Off-grid Solar Shipping Container Cottage
1 of 8Newly Built 2015 Off-grid Solar Shipping Container Cottage
Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Bobcaygeon, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario
Tucked away in the idyllic forest of Bobcaygeon, sits a multi-prong structure that looks a bit like a landed spaceship. It's the Octopod—a cabin built of upcycled shipping containers. Interior designed by HGTV's Rebecca Purdy (DIY Disaster etc.)

If you enjoy the outdoors, this property is great for hiking, swimming and spotting wildlife. We've seen moose, deer, foxes, bats, turtles big and small, frogs, fisher cats, beavers and birds of all kinds from wild turkeys, snowy owls, blue herons to goshawks. Newly built in 2015 and perfect for all seasons use. Your private swimming pond, private lake and 140 acres to wander this is the ultimate getaway from the city.

Each season offers a different experience. Located on the snowmobile trail, during winter you can snowmobile, cross country ski and snowshoe (bring your own winter eq...
Read more
Listing #FKN6953931
About the Owner
Victoria C
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
This rental has no reviews yet
Be the first to write a review
Write a ReviewBe one of the first to review
Amenities
  • Boat Available
  • Bunk Beds:(2)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Sauna
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    2 Bunks
    1 Twin
    2 Fulls
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
Hide Rates
Map
Map displays general property location.
Contact the manager for exact address.
Make Inquiry
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#FKN6953931
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply