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Gibson Island- Newboro Lake

  • 8 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms

Island retreat on Newboro Lake on the Rideau Canal! Enjoy the privacy of an entire island with great swimming, views, fishing and boating!

This log cabin has three bedrooms and two full bathrooms. Bedrooms: 1 queen in the master bedroom, 2nd bedroom has 2 single beds , and the 3rd bedroom  has a bunk-bed with a double bed on bottom single on top. It also comes with a kayak, swim ladder on dock , a screened porch, fireplace with gas logs. This is a 4 1/2 acre private island and you will be the only people on the whole island!  This cottage comes with 2 adult kayaks 2 kids kayaks, and a canoe and Starlink WiFi!

If you don't have a boat, but have boating experience, we rent pontoon boats as well! This cottage rents from Monday to Monday.

The Rideau Lakes Region is a great place to explore. You can take advantage of the great fishing, boating, swimming, water-skiing, or lock through the historic canal system to the other attached lakes and towns. In the surrounding towns and cities there are also lots of activities and events to participate in including, golf, historic tours, boat tours, shopping, restaurants, and lots more!

Check-out the videos of the island here!  (Airbnb guests please search for "Rideau Lakes Cottages" on Youtube, then click on Playlists, then "Gibson Island")

The cottage is just minutes into the quaint town of Newboro with shopping and 2 restaurants, and only 5 minutes from the Rideau Lakes Golf Course.

This location is the halfway point between Toronto and Montreal, 45 minutes from the Canada/USA border, and only one hour and 25 minutes from central Ottawa; a great place for extended families to congregate.

Required for booking: Names, ages, and addresses for all guests in your group.

Rideau Lakes Property Management is registered by the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO) registration: #50017421

Home highlights


Wireless Broadband Internet


Gibson Island

Fire Pit

Fire pit

Living Room


Dining Table


Parking and facilities

Parking Included


Credit cards accepted, Accessible 24/7, Children welcome, Pets not allowed , Smoking not allowed



Kitchen and dining

Gas BBQ, Coffee machine, Cooking utensils, Kitchen stove, Kitchenette, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Spices, Toaster , Vacuum cleaner

Location features

Lake , Waterfront

Heating and cooling

Fireplace , Heating available

Internet and office

Wireless Broadband Internet

Home safety

Carbon Monoxide Detector, Fire Extinguisher , Smoke Detector

House Rules

  • Credit cards accepted

  • Children welcome

  • Pets not allowed

  • Smoking not allowed

Check in: 04:00 PM

Check out: 10:00 AM


gibson island, rideau lakes , Newboro, Canada


Policy and notes


November 2023


About host

Robin Carbino

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