FAQ

Are fireworks allowed?

No. Unfortunately fireworks are strictly prohibited on our property due to the risk of forest fires.

Do the cottages have TVs and high speed internet?

No, our cottages don't have TVs or Internet. (There may also lack of cell phone service depending on your provider) Ridgewood is the place to get away from technology!
Leave the stress behind and breathe in the fresh Northern Ontario air!
(We recommend bringing a laptop with pre-downloaded movies or games for rainy days) There are some books and board games available in the office!

What appliances are available?

Each cottage comes equipped with a fridge and freezer, propane stove, coffee maker, kettle, toaster and propane barbeque!
None of our cottages are equipped with microwaves.

How can I pay?

Give us a call at 705-569-3870! We can accept Debit, E-Transfer, Visa or Mastercard. Please Note: Due to rising credit card charges, we must charge an additional 2.6% if you're paying with Visa or Mastercard in person. These charges do not apply for Debit, Cash or E-Transfer. A 3.6% fee will apply to all over the phone payments or deposits.
All payments are not refundable upon cancellation.
E-transfers must be sent to ridgewoodcottages@gmail.com

Do you allow dogs?

Yes! We do allow dogs, but we charge an additional cleanup fee (extra vacuuming and sanitizing for allergens) of $10 per day per dog or $50 per week per dog. Dogs must be kept on leash at all times while outdoors. Owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets (poop & scoop!)

What are your noise policies?

We have an 11 pm quiet time. We ask our clients to respect this quite time and not play their music loud, or outside of their cottages due to varied musical tastes, we kindly ask all clients to keep music limited to the indoors.

Can we rent a motor boat from you?

Yes absolutely! Our boats are 8 hp. They cost $400.00 (+hst) per week or $150.00 (+hst) per day * A valid boating license is required to rent motor boats. Your license must be shown upon check in. Must be 18 years or older to drive. The first tank of gas is included, and extra gas available at prevailing rates. *Alcohol is not permitted while boating* Please note: Life Jackets are mandatory when using our water crafts (canoes, kayaks, motor boats & paddle boats) Life Jackets are not supplied by Ridgewood, families must bring their own swimming safety or floating devices.

can we bring our own motor boat?

You are more than welcome to bring your own boat! * A valid boating license is required. Please inquire if we have the docking space for your date upon booking. A docking fee of $75.00 (+hst) per week will apply to anyone bringing their own boat. *Alcohol is not permitted while boating*