Charming Lakefront Bala Cottage


Entire cottage hosted by Jessica

  1. 6 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bath
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This charming, cozy, 4 season cottage overlooks the Moon River in the heart of Bala, just 12 minutes off the 400! With over a half-acre of land, this gem is located within minutes to the grocery store, Don’s Bakery, Beer Store, LCBO, The Kee, markets, hiking trails, snowmobile trails & more.

2 minutes to Bala (15 min walk)
10 minutes to Port Carling
15 minutes to Gravenhurst
25 minutes to Bracebridge

Cottage is fully equipped for you to enjoy, just bring your personal items!

The space
This recently renovated cottage is full of things to do!

In the warmer months, enjoy a great book on the dock, paddleboat into town, gather on the lakeside deck equipped with a built-in bench & high top table, and enjoy quality time around the outdoor fire pit.

In the cooler months, enjoy the fall foliage or snow covered trees from the cottage, enjoy the hiking, ice skating and snowmobile trails in the area, challenge your friends or family to a board game, curl up beside the fireplace and watch your favourite shows and movies.

The cottage is fully winterized with baseboard heaters as well as an indoor fireplace. In the summer months, air conditioning is available.

All bedrooms are equipped with new beds, pillows, sheets, quilt set and comforters.

The kitchen is fully equipped for you to cook your favourite meals and enjoy around the dining table with your family and friends. There is a propane BBQ to grill your favourites!

The laundry area has a new washing machine and dryer if you choose to use them.

There’s also a paddleboat and floaties for you to enjoy during your stay.

Cottage is equipped with a smart TV, wifi & cable.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
TV with standard cable
Air conditioning
Private patio or balcony

Accessibility features

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4.94 out of 5 stars from 81 reviews


Where you’ll be

Bala, Ontario, Canada

This cottage is located on the Moon River in the town of Bala. The neighbourhood is perfect for family and couples! Walking distance to the historic town of Bala where there is everything you could need!

Hosted by Jessica

  1. Joined in June 2014
  • 81 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost

During your stay

Available at all times to answer any questions before or during your stay. Happy to provide recommendations for restaurants, shopping, things to do etc.

Jessica is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a few hours
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy