|Minimum Stay||2 - 5 nights|
SUNSETS AND VIEWS!!
Stunning cottage on Lake Muskoka, 10 minutes from Bracebridge, 3000 sq ft Modern Architecture… 90 feet of windows per floor…pristine nature surrounds you!
GORGEOUS NEW MODERN OPEN CONCEPT EXECUTIVE COTTAGE, WITH CHEF’S KITCHEN AND 270 DEGREE VIEWS!
The beautiful 3000 sq ft open concept will immediately captivate you as you walk in the door….generous space and a feeling that the outdoors are part of your room. The large kitchen with a huge island is fully equipped with a stand-alone fridge and freezer, 6 burner wolf stove, 2 dishwashers, bar area and more. There is a crepe maker, panini maker and almost anything a great cook would love!
BEDROOMS IN THE SKY!
The master king bedroom is known as the "Treehouse" as you will feel like you are floating in the trees! Here you can watch the shooting stars, or fireflies or lightning storms or full moon or snow falls or a carpet of stars; from the 16 foot high corner windows! It is magical! This bedroom has a large master ensuite with tub for a beautiful bubble bath, glass shower and double sinks.
And all the bedrooms face the water and have 16 ft tall windows! So no one will mis out of the spectacular views.
• A modern wood burning fire place has a sitting/ reading/ gathering area for 4 people
• A sitting area for 8 overlooking the lake and the spectacular sunsets by the window.
• Tucked around the corner is an intimate sitting/TV room with a modern gas fireplace
• The living area is hooked up with an iPad/sonos for music to suit your mood…..wake up jazz, afternoon spa, Motown dinners
• 2 heating systems and 2 air-conditioners units assure comfort
• Generator in case of power outages
• ceiling fans in every room
• a generator in case of power outages.
• 8 burner BBQ and a huge smoker.
• Washer and dryer
• 2 dishwashers
• stand-alone fridge, stand-alone freezer
• 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
• 2 docks
• Look out point for 8 people
• Firepit terrace for 8-10 people
• Boat lift available
• Indoor table for 8-10
• Outdoor table for 10
• Games, cards
RATES: there is a big discrepancy in rates by the number of people. We have had many couples enjoy the extra large space and are happy to accommodate these at the rate of $500/night. The rate for 10 people is $1500/nt. Children under 2 are free.
• 2 people $500/nt
• Additional guests are $125 per person/night
• Summer rates higher, please inquire
A winter wonderland! From every window, the white snow will surround you and amaze you. Miles and miles of vistas of quiet, bright snow will make you understand how lucky we are to enjoy the north. The sunsets are spectacular, setting directly in front of the 90 feet of windows, with warm glows in every single room of the cottage.
Trek through the beautiful white snow through trees and nature to really embrace what winter has to offer. Whether using snow shoes to be adventurous or walking on the property or country road….a great way to work off the winter calories! Snowmobiling and cross country ski trails within minutes too.
After a wonderful day outdoors, curl up by the wood fireplace with a cup of hot apple cider or mulled wine, read a book or catch up with loved ones. There are plenty of games too to play in the TV room or the other sitting area. The TV room has an additional fireplace; this one is a modern gas fire.
SUMMER TIME BLISS
The front dock has 4 comfy lounge chairs, 2 comfy couches and Muskoka chairs….perfect for watching the loons go by, enjoying afternoon cocktails and more! Jump into the beautiful Lake Muskoka’s pristine water to cool down or to lounge in floating chairs. There are 2 kayaks to enjoy too
The upper patio is just steps outside with a long table for 10 overlooking the beautiful lake. The mid patio has a fire pit, perfect for roasting marshmallows and warming everyone up on a cool night. The lookout point has seating for 8 in a glass enclosed area, for cooler weather…..and is famous for watching the incredible sunsets!
There is a hammock among the trees for a quiet nap, a hanging chair to read in, a bench on the granite rock to sit for 2, a smoker BBQ on the “Man Terrace”, a gas BBQ at the side….there are intimate spaces and gathering spaces, depending on what you want to do.
FALL AND SPRING TIME
Fall colours abound from end of September to middle October....fresh air and crisp nights...you will sleep like a baby! The snow retreats usually in April, and the birds are a delight to hear first thing in the morning. Great time to cycle and relax, kayak and walk.
BRACEBRIDGE, THE CLOSEST CITY TO TORONTO IN THE MUSKOKA’S
• 2 hours from Toronto (most southern part of Muskoka)
• 10 minutes to all the amenities: sportsplex, fitness clubs, restaurants, LCBO, Movie theatre, grocery stores
• Daily cleaning, catering, fitness instructors can be arranged
• Farmer’s market on Saturdays (seasonally)
• Hiking the 17 waterfalls in Bracebridge
I grew up in Ottawa, went to school in London Ontario and now live in Toronto with my husband and 2 teenage children. We all love to travel and love old and new architectural wonders. Food though, just might be the centre of my universe!
modern muskoka purchased this chalet in 2013
We built this "little piece of heaven" in 2013, with care and love. We think is the nicest piece of land in all of Muskoka....but then again we are biased!
This is our dream cottage and I hope you will enjoy it and respect it as we do.
The cottage, or lake house, is all windows. so it doesn't matter what kind of weather is thrown your way as it is always so beautiful to look out at nature. Even thunderstroms are a marvel! A white carpet of snow in the peaceful winter while the fire is crackling in the cottage stove, will energize you. The fall colours are a amazing of course with the 270 degree view! In the spring, the days are long, the plants are popping up everywhere and the long winter is but a dream when the sun is pouring into the glass cottage. It is as close to perfect as you can get!
I was delighted to be asked to write a review on "Modern Muskoka". It was one of the most idyllic stays ever. I have been to some amazing places in the world, and I honestly thought that it just doesn’t get any better than this. Everywhere you looked was windows and views. And the end of the days were polished off with fantastic sunsets. We would all make sure that we were watching the sky as the sun dropped and then left the pink sky behind. The beds were very comfortable too by the way. I would recommend this dreamy place for sure. All the best!
A great first impression, long before arrival at this lovely property, due to the superb, prompt, caring communication with the property owner. The hospitality and warmth evident from those communications, together with the superb setting, gorgeous sunsets, and the cottage set our expectations very high.
Such expectations were, nonetheless, handily exceeded during our stay. A truly beautiful home, thoughtfully designed and appointed.
A most beautiful location for a memorable 2 weeks spent with adult children and young grandchildren. Loved it.
A fantastic, bright, modern and well appointed home right on the lake with two docks and the most comfortable hammock I have ever been in. Its quiet and private but a short boat ride or car ride to whatever you need. The property has a great BBQ and fire pit and a fantastic Sonos system for accessing your favorive music right off your phone the moment you walk in the door. The home is clean and well stocked with everything you need for a great stay. We will be back again.
My wife and I rented this cottage for our "babymoon" last year and loved it, so we had to come again. This time we stayed with three couples and three young children. It was, once again, amazing. The cottage is huge and has everything you could possibly need. The layout is superb with five spacious bedrooms upstairs and an open-concept main floor that has a 180-degree view of the lake. The kitchen has everything you could possibly need, and the owners have thought of everything. For example, they have an iPad set up ready to stream your favourite music, multiple floating chairs for the lake, portable music speakers for the dock, two dishwashers, and every kitchen appliance you could dream of. Ann is a pleasure to deal with and answered the few questions we had in a very timely manner. My wife and I are already trying to narrow down dates for our next stay!
We have rented many other properties. This property is MAGIC.
There were 6 of us, and we had the absolute most enjoyable, memorable time of our life. My daughter and her boyfriend, got engaged a couple of days
after, our stay ended. Perhaps, the sunsets.Say no more.l
The description, or the pictures, on the listing, does not do the property justice. This property is spectacular. Beyond spectacular
Ann's property is absolutely meticulously kept.
Attention is paid to every detail. The cottage should be in "Home Beautiful"
The interior design, is the best, I have ever seen for a cottage. I believe, every single bedroom has a lakefront view with a terrace.
The master bedroom, floor to ceiling windows, Within feet of the windows are large trees,. I could see the lake, yet felt like I was engulfed in the middle of
Such choice, you can dine inside formally with white dishes or you can dine outside under the umbrella
There are more docks than one could image. The docks are all furnished with the most comfortable chaises and chairs. Such peace.
If you need to do business on the dock, excellent wifi. Who would think?
The landscaping on the property is absolutely breath-taking.
It is a very short walk to the docks.
Ann, the owner, is a gem. Funny, accommodating to all needs, and just lovely to deal with. She truly made us feel at home.
Simply the best.
We will be back..
We had an amazing long weekend away in muskoka. the property is beautiful and the home has every amenity you could need - the kitchen is fully stocked with tools to make anything you could want. Despite the -20 degree weather outside, it was very warm and comfortable with a lovely fireplace. It was extremely quiet at night and the morning views from the floor to ceiling windows can't be beat! A highlight was the fog over Stephens Bay - beautiful!! We had the unfortunate experience of a flat tire on our way back home, but a lovely Bracebridge local stopped to help and we were on our way again (this should have been our cue to just stay at the cottage forever).
We arrived in late October from overseas with great expectations, which the fotos and reviews had raised in us.
Once you actually see the place, the setting, the architecture, the waterfront and the lake, we can only say that our expectations were met and exceeded in all categories.
Feel like boating - there are 3 marinas close by to rent a boat and the owner has a slip available for you.
Feel like cooking - enjoy the outstanding kitchen and everything you can think of is supplied.
Want to BBQ - just fire up the giant Weber.
Feel like reading or relaxing, grab an armchair next to the fireplace.
The place was immaculate and yet you felt comfortable and welcome.
The owner provided us with lists of things to do and recommendations for dinner, of which we could only tick off a few, simply because we didn't feel like leaving.
2 fireplaces, 2 docks, laundry facilities, fascinating sunsets.
We will be sure to come back.
-Santa’s village: 2 mini golf courses, zip lines, small roller coaster, go carts, etc. great for kids of all ages.
-Golf : South Muskoka golf course and Highlands are 10 minutes away, in Bracebridge. There are another dozen golf courses around the lake too!
-Water sports: Taboo hotel rents out watercraft like Jet skis, motor boats and offers lessons in wakeboarding and water skiing.
-There are 15 waterfalls in the area and some great hiking areas too.
-Steamship tours: Segwin and the Winona, and Lady Muskoka boat tours: these boat tours will take you all around the lake where you will visit Millionaires Row, the Old cottages of the turn of the century.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Sep 12 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $94 per night, per additional guest|
Dec 23 2016 - Jan 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
May 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $94 per night, per additional guest|
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $94 per night, per additional guest|
|Refundable damage deposit||$750|