Cottage Policies

Shalom by the Lake is a family-friendly resort and offers a place of refuge, relaxation, and exploration.

Please read and review our policies carefully before booking a stay with us. 

1. Check-in and Checkout Times

September to June 2022/2023

-Check-in is from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm. If you plan to arrive after 9:00 pm, please let us know.

​-Check-out by 11:00 am. Connect with us if you would like to request an extended check-out time to 12:00 pm at no extra charge. We are happy to accommodate you for longer if we are able!

​June 25 to September 3, 2022

-Check-in starts at 2:00 pm.

​-Check-out by 10:00 am.

2. Payment schedule

Please note that all prices are in CAD and are subject to 13% tax.

​50% of the booking is due at the time of booking.

​The remaining balance will be processed upon arrival.

We accept Visa or Mastercard. If you prefer to pay by E-transfer, or cheque, please contact us directly prior to booking. Renter must be 25 years or older.

3. Cancellation policy

50% of paid prepayments are refundable if canceled 14 days before arrival or earlier.

​Paid prepayments are non-refundable if the booking is canceled less than 14 days prior to arrival.

THIS PAYMENT SCHEDULE & CANCELLATION POLICY DOES NOT APPLY TO JULY AND AUGUST BOOKINGS.

4. Damages & Garbage

Our expectation is that our guests leave the cottage and space around the property in the way it was found. We expect our guests to clean up after themselves. This includes cleaning and putting away your dishes, using the recycling bins provided, collecting all garage around the cottage, and placing it inside the front door upon departure.

​Any damage or excessive messes left behind will result in a $150.00 charge to your credit card.

Thank you in advance for being respectful of our cottages and surrounding property.

5. Smoking and Alcohol

​-All of our accommodations are non-smoking. If you smoke cigarettes or cigars and are in need of an ashtray for outside of your cottage, please let us know. We are happy to provide one. 

-Open alcohol (ie. bottles/cans) is not permitted around any outdoor public area on the property (ie. beach, playground). 

-The use of marijuana is not permitted on-site as the smell travels throughout the resort. Please go offsite to smoke. Thank you in advance for keeping our grounds family-friendly. 

Smoking of any kind indoors will result in a $300.00 charge to your credit card.

6. Minimum Stays

​-No minimum stay requirement Sunday to Thursday (excluding summer months).

​-Minimum 2-night stay on Fridays & Saturdays (excluding summer months).

​-Minimum 7-night stays during the summer months  (June 25-September 3, 2022 / June 24-September 2, 2023)

7. Pets

Sorry, no pets are allowed. Service dogs, identifiable with a vest will be the only exception.

8. Quiet Time

We are a family-friendly cottage rental property. Please respect our quiet time hours in effect from 11:00 pm-8:00 am.

9. Fireworks are not permitted anywhere on our property.

Have questions? We are here to help and want to hear from you! If you have any questions about our property, cottages or rental rates, do not hesitate to contact us here.