Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Bala getaway

The area's wineries and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Bala. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Bala

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bala a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Muskoka Lakes Winery (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Muskoka Sports and Recreation (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
  • The Rock Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Windermere Golf & Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Santa's Village (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Muskoka Highlands Golf Course (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bala

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Bala is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hardy Lake Provincial Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Lake Muskoka (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Torrance Barrens Dark-Sky Preserve (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Dee Bank Falls (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Six Mile Lake Provincial Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Gull Lake Rotary Park (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)

Can I find a vacation rental around Bala?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 271 vacation rentals near Bala. From 203 cottage rentals to 203 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bala for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Bala?

Vrbo Canada offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Bala. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Muskoka Lakes Winery: 290 vacation rentals
  • Bala's Museum: 297 vacation rentals
  • Muskoka Bay Golf Course: 241 vacation rentals
  • Muskoka Wharf: 245 vacation rentals
  • Santa's Village: 289 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bala listed on Vrbo Canada where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Bala?

Yes, of course. Vrbo Canada has 203 Cottages in Bala. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bala include:

  • Cabins: 203 rentals available
  • Houses: 261 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 203 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bala?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 24 vacation rentals with pool available in Bala. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.