Bala Retreat

£1,577  average per night

 1 votes

Walking Distance To Bala On Beautiful Lake Muskoka - Bala Retreat

  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Bed
  • 3 Bathroom
  • Children welcome


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General information

  • Internet access
  • Wifi
  • BBQ
  • Parking
  • Children welcome
  • Books
  • Dining area
  • Fireplace
  • Hair dryer
  • Heated
  • Iron and board
  • Kayak
  • Linens provided
  • Garden
  • Living room
  • Pets not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Porch / Veranda
  • No smoking
  • Television
  • Towels provided
  • Wheelchair inaccessible

Kitchen and household

  • Dishes and utensils provided
  • Coffee maker
  • Clothes dryer
  • Full kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Washing machine



  • 17.2KM
  • > 5KM
  • 10.2KM
  • 10KM
  • 23.4KM



Lake Muskoka is one of the "Big Three" lakes and amongst 100's of pristine lakes in the Muskoka region, famous as one of Canada's favorite vacation destinations. A world-class tourist and wilderness area, Muskoka, Ontario is a year-round cottage country Mecca. Located approximately 90 minutes north of Toronto, the area known as the Muskoka Lakes covers over 2,500 square miles of some of over 2,500 square miles of some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. Well-known for its many large and pristine lakes, countless islands, granite outcroppings, dense forests, parks and towering pines, Muskoka has been a favorite Ontario tourist destination for over a century. No one who visits Muskoka is likely to forget the magic of this very special Ontario cottage country region. Muskoka is certain to charm you with its warm and friendly people. Surrounded by its many tranquil lakes, the pink granite rock of the Canadian Shield, and the warm hospitality extended by Muskoka businesses located in its many towns and villages, you will understand why, for generations, families, tourists and vacationers return again and again to cottage in Muskoka; to relive memories of the past and to create new ones for the future. Come to Muskoka and you may never want to leave!


Located on the shores of Lake Muskoka and walking distance to the amenities of Bala, this is a perfect family cottage! A short walk to Don’s Bakery or the local ice cream shop and walkable from the Kee to Bala if you decide to take in a concert or the weekly waterski shows. This incredible family cottage is just minutes from town where you will find quaint shops and restaurants plus groceries and an LCBO. A short drive to Gravenhurst with its famous Wednesday farmers market. Make sure to also check out PIE on your way to Gravenhurst, a great spot to stop for a wood fired pizza and salad and to check out the newest microbrewery in Muskoka. A short distance north to the dining and shopping in Port Carling.

Included with the rental are 2 DVD players in the family room and 1 in master plus a selection of movies. There is a drip coffee maker and Tassimo plus a fire pit by the shore for roasting marshmallows at the end of your day! There's lots of room for kids to run and play and swim with a shallow sandy area at the shore and deep water off the dock. Cruise the big three lakes by boat, and explore the bays and inlets by kayak or paddle board. Enjoy walks, running, and cycling on the hilly cottage roads. The western exposure provides glorious sunsets for your end of day campfire by the lake. This is the spot to build your Muskoka summer memories! 


2 DVD players in the family room and one in the master plus a selection of movies 

Western Exposure 

Fire Pit on the Shore 



Swimming and Sunbathing 


4 Cars

This property does not have wifi the owners prefer to disconnect while they are at the cottage. 

We have a video of Bala Retreat on Muskoka District Rentals youtube channel. 

Bed & Bath Configuration:
Main level

Guest bed 1 ~ queen

Guest bed 2 ~ two singles

Upper level
Master bed 3 ~ king with ensuite and soaker tub

Guest bed 4 ~ double

Guest bed 5 ~ double 

Please note this cottage does not allow pets or smoking of any kind. We appreciate your understanding.

Speak with our cottage Concierge about additional fee for service add ons Catering, private chef services (proof of vaccination required), daily maid service, water taxis, yoga on the dock, boat rentals, trampoline and water lily rentals, grocery, wine and beer stocking and we can even arrange to have cocktails waiting upon your arrival. Whatever you need just ask! We want to make your time at the cottage as relaxing and fun filled as possible!

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