This gorgeous family-friendly vacation home is the ultimate Muskoka retreat for creating summer memories that will last a lifetime! Situated on a secluded bay on pristine, naturally spring-fed Stewart Lake, this expansive 5+ bedroom 4.5 bathroom home has a huge wrap around deck with spectacular lake views & features everything you could ask for in a family vacation spot. The level lawn tapers down to a family fire pit area beside a private child-friendly beach with a shallow-water entry and sandy bottom. Parents and grandparents can watch the children play in the water seated comfortably and out of the sun in the breezy, waterside screened gazebo.
The cottage rental includes a paddle boat, a canoe & kayaks, life jackets and lawn games. The interior of the home features breathtaking 22 foot pine cathedral ceilings with towering lake view windows and a massive Muskoka granite fireplace in the Great Room. A generously-sized open concept kitchen has all modern stainless steel appliances and a convenient breakfast bar with raised counter height chairs. The coffee maker is a Hamilton Beach 2 way flex brew. One side is 'drip', and the other side is for standard 'pods'. The home has pristine well water for safe drinking and a state of the art tankless continuous & on demand water heating system so late risers can still enjoy hot showers any time they choose. Unique interior layout features 5 large bedrooms & 4.5 bathrooms located on 3 separate levels for private living zones catering to large families.
The main level master has a queen bed & ensuite bathroom. On the upper level are 2 additional bedrooms, one with a queen bed & single with a 4 piece ensuite, the other upper level bedroom features a queen bed & a 3 piece ensuite. A comfy lower level media room has a second stone fireplace & large flat screen TV with satellite connection that includes TSN to curl up in front of on family movie nights after an activity packed day on the lake. The lower level also has a walkout to a patio facing the lake plus 2 bedrooms: one with a queen bed, & the second lower level bedroom has a supreme bunk bed with a single upper bed & lower double mattress plus a traditional bunk bed with twin upper and lower mattresses. A crib is also available upon request. Total sleeping capacity is 14 in 9 beds.
Family errands, ice cream expeditions & grocery runs are a breeze as the historic town of Mactier is a only a short drive or walk for most amenities. Exciting local day trips for the family include the renowned 30,000 island boat cruise minutes away in Parry Sound and Santa's Village in Bracebridge just 40 minutes away. You can't ask for much more from a Muskoka family cottage experience!
Stewart Lake is one of 100's of pristine lakes in the Muskoka region, famous as one of Canada's favourite 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!
Sleeping Configuration Total sleeping capacity is 14 in 9 beds.:
Main master queen sleeps 2
Guest room 1 queen + single sleeps 3
Guest room 2 queen sleeps 2
Lower guest room queen bedroom sleeps 2
LL guest room 2 bunk bed queen/ twin sleeps 3
LL guest room bunk bed 2 twins sleeps 2
Concierge services are available for all our Muskoka properties to make your stay stress free! Catering, private chef services, 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. We want to help make your vacation as relaxing and fun filled as possible!