Barry's Bay Cottages Policies

We want everyone to have a safe and healthy stay at Barry's Bay Cottages. Please read our policies carefully before booking your stay with us. If you have any more questions please read our Frequently Asked Questions, or reach out to us on our contact page.


Barry's Bay Cottages policies

Please review our resort policies before agreeing when booking a cottage.

∙All prices in Canadian dollars and are subject to 13% HST.
∙All bookings require a valid credit card and the renter must be 25 years or older.
∙For fall through spring rentals there is a two night minimum stay on weekends.
∙Waterfront cottages rent by the week in summer (July and August).
∙Cottages 6-11 rent from Friday to Friday.
∙Cottages 3-5, 12, 14 & 16 rent from Saturday to Saturday.
∙Three night minimum for statutory holiday weekends and December Holiday Season (December 20 to January 1).
∙2 bedroom rates based on 4 people occupancy; 3 bedroom based on 6 people occupancy.
∙Maximum occupancy cannot be exceeded. This includes daytime visitors.
∙A pet fee of $25/night or $150/week applies (pet friendly cottages only).
∙Contact us at for any group bookings (maximum 3 cottages).
∙A minimum $150 cleaning or damage surcharge will be applied if the cottage and the area around the cottage is not left in the same state as check in. This includes not washing and putting away the dishes and/or taking your garbage and recyclables to the garbage/recycling shed on property.
∙A minimum $300 surcharge for smoking or vaping in buildings.
∙You may arrive any time after 3pm. Departure time is 11AM.

What is your cancellation policy?

Please note that during COVID-19 pandemic we are offering refunds to any customer who cancels. Please do not come to Barry's Bay Cottages if you have symptoms or are ill.

A 50% deposit (pretax) will be applied to your credit card provided. VISA or MASTER CARD only. No Debit Cards accepted. The final balance will be charged to the credit card on file before arrival. Deposit is refundable less $75 administration fee, only if notice of cancellation is made 4 weeks prior to arrival date. If a cancellation is made less than 4 weeks prior to your arrival date, the deposit is non-refundable. Cancellations must be made by e-mail and acknowledged by Barry's Bay Cottages. We reserve the right to reject any booking application. A reservation is a firm contract; no allowance can be made for late arrival, early departures or short term cancellation.

What is your smoking policy for indoor and outdoor smoking?

Smoking and vaping is not permitted inside any buildings. Please help keep the property clean and use the ash trays provided when smoking outside. A minimum $300 cleaning surcharge will be applied if buildings are found to be smoked or vaped in. Cigarette butts discarded around the cottage grounds will be subject to a $150 cleaning fee.

Am I allowed to bring my pet with me to Barry's Bay Cottages?

Yes! Pets are allowed at designated cottages only: Blue Jay (#2); Gray Wolf (#5), Cotton Tail (#7), Red Fox (#9) & White-tail (#12) and must be registered when reservations are made. We allow a maximum of 1 large dog or 2 small dogs in any cottage and have the right to refuse all requests. Please do not show up with pets that are not registered without advance confirmation.

A pet fee of $25/night or $150/week applies to all pet stays.

We ask that you respect the following resort policies regarding pets:
- Pets must be leashed at all times when outside
- Pets are not to be left unattended inside or outside of the cottages
- A pet access to the lake is found between cottage 7 & 8
- Please be a responsible owner and clean up after your pet

If any of the above policies are not followed, a minimum $150 surcharge will be applied. Thank you for helping us keep the resort grounds clean and fun for everyone.

Can I rent motor or fishing boats from you?

Barry's Bay Cottage Resort offers motor boat rentals for anglers or those who like to cruise around the lake. Delivered right to your dock, they come with extra gas, life jackets and safety kits in 12 foot lengths with 4 hp engines. A Pleasure Craft Operators Card is needed to rent a boat.

Please note that a $500 damage deposit is required for all boat rentals.

1 Day $75
3 Days or weekend $195
7 Days $350

Can I rent ice fishing huts from you?

Barry’s Bay Cottages now offers portable ice shelters that can be moved around the lake in search of the lake trout and whitefish in Carson Lake. Rentals include propane heaters and ice augers.

1 Day $30
3 Days or weekend $75
7 Days $123

Can I rent snowshoes from you?

Trail enthusiasts need not stay home during the winter. You can now explore our winter wonderland with lightweight aluminum shaft bear paw snowshoes. They are easy and affordable to use and give you the ability to explore our area trails year round.

1 Day $10
3 Days or weekend $25
7 Days $50