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Muskoka East Bay Beautiful Lake View Southern exposure

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7 with pull out bed

This scenic East Bay cottage boasts 230 Ft. lakefront with, boathouse and dock for swimming, Lookout deck for great sunsets, Kayak, Canoe, Hiking trails. Close to Hardy Lake and secluded Islands.Kitchen, stove, microwave, 3 br, 2 up Queen and Full, 1 main level br. 2 single beds, and 2 Baths 1 up 1 main level, shower and Jet Tub. Split lower level Sofa & 2 love seats. Dining and Living area, Washer & dryer, Dishwasher, CD player, DVD to TV, Bird feeders, Private drive with turnaround, Power Boat rentals at various Marinas nearby. Boat slip available in boathouse, Scenic view, Hot & cold water, Microwave,Toaster, Coffee maker, Electric tea kettle, Dock and decks, Canoe, Shallow & deep water, Front window views of the lake, Wi Fi available, Table games and puzzles, beach toys, Quiet bay, Fishing, Midway deck, BBQ grill on deck with Tables and chairs, Surrounded by variety of trees for shade, Sunset view with southwest exposure, swimming gear, life jackets. Floral settings.

Betty Mabel or Bill Mabel
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2017

About Betty Mabel or Bill Mabel

Betty Mabel, 54 year owner of this property that family has been enjoying for as many years. Son and Family help manage.

Betty Mabel or Bill Mabel purchased this cottage in 1961

Why Betty Mabel or Bill Mabel chose Muskoka District

Scenic, private much sought after location with southern lake view exposure,sundecks, hammock, outdoor beauty, fun lake activities and hiking trails or Just relax and enjoy the great views.

What makes this cottage unique

Private road, shopping, sundeck, BBQ, Lake View. Islands and Scenic Park areas to explore with hiking trails.


4.8/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Muskoka East Bay Beautiful Lake View Southern exposure
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
Richmond Hill

Amazing site on Lake Muskoka!

  • 5 of 5

We spent 2 weeks at this amazing older cottage. It is on a quiet bay on Walker's Point with a spectacular western view and magnificent sunsets. This is an older cottage with modern amenities set in beautiful Muskoka woods. It is very rustic but this is what made it so special for me it reminded me of the cottage I went to as a child. Lake Muskoka can be very busy but this area did not have the constant boat traffic that I have experienced on Browning Island.

We rented a boat for the week and it was great having a spot in the boat house. Unfortunately the weather didn't co-operate and we didn't get to boat as much as we would have liked, however, we did get to boat into Bala a couple of times to indulge in Don's Bakery (an absolute must but get there early). There was a kayak and canoe which we made use of in the bay.

The lake bottom was firm sand which is great for anyone who doesn't like soft bottoms. The stairs into the water could be slippery just be aware and careful.

My only caution to renters is that this cottage is on a fairly steep hill which could be a problem if there are any medical issues.

Over all we had an amazing time and will hopefully be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You for your visit and review. Let us know if you are interested again next Summer. Sincerely Bill & Betty Mabel
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Nature Lovers Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful Muskoka cottage with great privacy. My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay, and can't wait to go again. The sunsets were incredible and the cottage was supplied with everything needed for a comfortable stay. Loved the peace and quiet. Was only woken up at night by an owl nearby in a tree!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a great visit. Let us know if you or a friend are interested next year. Sincerely Bill & Betty
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Sunsets like you'd never image.

  • 5 of 5

I am a grandchild of the man that bought and built this property up to what it is today. I have been traveling to this cottege since I was 6 months old, now 26. It has been a special place for our family. There are so many wonderful things to do here and is perfect for spending time with friends and family. You can make your experience as fast pace or slow and relaxing as you choose. My favorite things to do include: laying out on the dock, swimming, canoeing to small islands and frog ponds, hiking, exploring, swimming in Bala Falls, playing cards, board games, cooking out and eating on the porch, renting jet skies, campfires, waterski shows, visiting town, farmers market, watching the sunset and starts at night and spending time with loved ones. Would not spend my vacations any other way!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Toronto, ON

Muskoka Lake East Bay

  • 4 of 5

We had a great 2 weeks at this cottage. The cottage had all amenities and the location was good for travel to surrounding sites--Gravenhurst, Bala, Port Carling, and Bracebridge. The cottage was spacious and had all items you would expect from a cottage--linens, kitchen utensils, games, etc. etc. Everything we looked for was there. The road down to the cottage was very steep and I would not recommend it for anyone with disabilities. Similarly, the walk down to the water from the cottage was lengthy and not recommended for disabilities. But it was well cleared and steps for those who can hike up and down. No beach for small children. The sunset views were amazing. It was very woodsy and hence lots of mosquitoes but Muskoka Lake is so beautiful, it is a wonderful experience to have a lovely cottage here for two weeks. The owners are very responsive to any problems that may arise during your stay. And there is a local bakery that has amazing cinnamon buns!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Please let us know if you or anyone you know may be interested next year. Sincerely Bill & Betty
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Nearest Airport
150 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
20 Kilometres
Key to Bala
Nearest Ferry
30 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
25 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
15 Kilometres
Boston Pizza off 169 Just before Gravenhurst
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Gull Lake in Gravenhurst
Car: recommended

Cottage is off Renley Road. Private drive. Near Hardy lake Hiking Trails, and Barons Hiking if driving from Gravenhurst head North on hwy 169 approx. 12 miles to Walkers Point Rd turn left and go approx 2.5 miles and turn left on Renly. Then go 1 mile and turn left at the Mabel firnwood sign. Also close to the Town of Bala further North on Hwy 169 near The Moon River Bala Falls and Key To Bala Dance and Band. Gravenhust and Port Carling Opera Library. Variety of Art studios and Antique shops. Seguin steamship cruses, Weekly Ski Shows in Bala every Tuesday evening. Bakery stores, Churches. Santas Village, Rides and water fun off the Muskoka River in Bracebidge. Regattas, Kettles Church, Farmers Market every Wednesday.


Rates & Availability

Muskoka Lakes Cottage Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $37
Refundable damage deposit $67
Cleaning fee $37

Minimum 3 Nights.Drive with turnaround. Unload luggage top of turnaround or Pull down drive to cottage use Emergency brake. Steep Lower incline.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Muskoka Lakes Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , jetted tub , Vanity, Heater and Vent.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Vanity, Heater and Vent.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 murphy bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • 2 Bedrooms up each with Closets, Dresser and Queen size beds. Bedroom on main level with 2 single beds, Dresser and Closet. Also a 2 Pull out beds.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Wake up and walk to the Boathouse and have a soothing Muskoka swim.

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