In Ontario, Muskoka is one of the world’s most popular and peaceful getaway spots. One of Canada’s prize vacation towns, Muskoka has lakes and nature to explore with your family. All kinds of outdoor activities will have you revelling in summer fun. This cottage country makes for the perfect low key holiday!
Muskoka has all kinds of incredible activities, both outdoor and indoor. Lake Muskoka is the pride and joy of the area, perfect for boat rides and fishing. The lake is beautiful and has incredible views, as well as cottages dotted around. Other lakes to spend a day at are Lake Rosseau and Lake Joseph. Go canoeing, kayaking, or just lay back and relax. Get a true taste of Canada at the Sugarbush Hill Maple Farm. Take a really special tour to see how some of the best maple syrup in the world is made, and pick some up as a souvenir. Just a short drive away from Muskoka will get you to the Arrowhead Provincial Park. With trails for biking or walking, lakes for boating, and a river with water falls, it’s practically paradise.
The incredible city of Toronto, gaining more and more in popularity, is just two hours away from Muskoka. The buzzing culture of the city can be seen at the St Lawrence Market. With antique dealers, food from all cultures, and and a colorful atmosphere, the market is not to be missed. Go out to Toronto Island Park as an amazing way to see the city, and don’t forget to glance up at the iconic CN tower! You’ll have to go to the border of Canada if you drive the three hours to Niagara Falls. However, if you’re that close, it’s not to be missed for a day trip. The Horseshoe Falls lies on the Canadian side, while the American and Bridal Veil Falls enter New York. Take a boat ride to watch the pounding water at one of the most incredible natural sights in the world.
Muskoka is known as “cottage country,” with its wooden cabins or even lakeside hotels. The area even draws celebrities out to their summer homes, where they get away from the limelight. Tripping has hundreds of rentals for you to choose from, whether you’re looking for a cozy cottage or a high-end hotel.
Muskoka has two bus services that run through the area. The Corridor 11 bus runs between Huntsville and Barrie, but doesn’t run on weekends. The MET bus has multiple routes through the more rural areas. Muskoka has its own airport if you’re coming from afar, or you could fly into Toronto. A car could always come in handy, and walking the trails will get you to some great views.
Find the best Muskoka vacation rentals with Tripping.com. Choose from 173 rentals, from studio apartments to luxurious condos to entire cabin homes. Book in advance or book instantly with properties marked as “Instabook,” with prices ranging from $35 a night to $3272 a night.
Our Tripping.com vacation rentals will save you hundreds, offering more amenities than the average hotel room. Going on a business trip? 70 of homes in Muskoka offer high-speed wifi internet so you won’t miss a beat. Travelling with kids? Have them splash around in any of the 3 rentals with pool or jacuzzi, or relax with the family in one of the 89 homes with cable TV.
For all those dog lovers and cat lovers, Muskoka offers 21 pet-friendly vacation rentals at an affordable price. Book the perfect vacation home that best matches your budget and accommodation style. For the ultimate stay, check out our listings now to grab the latest deals.Search properties from 5 rental sites in Muskoka where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, Booking.com, and CanadaStays. There are 52 HomeAway rentals, 48 Booking.com short term rentals and 47 CanadaStays vacation rentals.