Best Cottage Rentals in Ontario

Best Cottage Rentals in Ontario
Best Cottage Rentals in Ontario

Ontario, the most populous province in Canada, is a diverse and captivating region that attracts visitors from all around. Located in eastern Canada, Ontario is renowned for its stunning natural landscapes, including 250,000 lakes plus the iconic Great Lakes (which hold about one-fifth of the world’s freshwater), lush forests, and picturesque countryside. 

The province boasts a vibrant mix of modern cities, such as Toronto, Ottawa, and Hamilton, alongside charming small towns and quaint cottage communities, like Prince Edward County and Huntsville, Muskoka. Ontario is a highly desirable destination for cottage rentals with four great seasons of enjoyment. 

Whether you’re an adventure enthusiast or seeking a tranquil escape, Ontario cottage rentals have something for everyone. Below are five top-rated cottage rentals in Ontario you can book for your next romantic getaway or relaxing family retreat.

Top 5 Cabin Rentals in Ontario

The Water’s Edge – Utterson, Ontario

8 guests · 4 bedrooms · 6 beds · 1 bath

This Muskoka cottage rental is a nature lover’s dream. Located on the edge of Hammell’s Bay, The Water’s Edge is a modern, rustic cottage perched among the natural landscape of Muskoka. Nestled in a private forest, guests are steps away from calm waters with swimming and canoeing. Featuring a two-sided firepit on the waterfront deck, a private hot tub, and a full kitchen, guests will enjoy a lifetime experience.

Guests visiting in the spring to fall shouldn’t miss out on the opportunity to visit Muskoka’s rugged landscape and natural splendour. Check out Arrowhead Provincial Park, Lioins Lookout, and some small towns on the way.

Rate: Starting from $840/night


The Panorama – Algonquin Highlands, Ontario

8 guests · 4 bedrooms · 4 beds · 2 baths

This stunning two-level cottage is spacious and offers breathtaking views of Boshkung Lake. With two decks to entertain, a spa hot tub, a sauna, and plenty of outdoor activities, your family will never want to leave. The Panorama has four seasons, offering guests the pleasure of exploring Algonquin, Ontario, any time of the year. Launch your boat with the boat launch and marina close by.

Algonquin Highlands boasts some of the best backcountry hiking in Ontario, with 40 kilometres of trails meandering through forested landscapes, along rocky ridges, and onto stunning vistas. When staying at The Panorama, be sure to check out Trach and Tower Trail, Centennial Ridges Trail, and the Oxtongue River.

Rate: Starting from $550/night


Four Winds Cottage – Kawartha, Ontario

8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 5 beds · 2 baths

Set among the beauty of Four Mile Lake in Kawartha, this modern, tastefully designed, four-season cottage has everything you need for the perfect vacation with your loved ones. For adventure seekers, embark on local fall hiking trails, explore the lake with kayaking and fishing throughout the summer, and cross-country skiing in the winter. This is the perfect four-season cottage rental in Kawartha, with ample spaces to lounge and relax.

Rate: Starting from $400/night


Peaceful Peninsula – Prince Edward County, Ontario

6 guests · 2 bedrooms · 3 beds · 1 bath

Embark on a lifetime experience at Peaceful Peninsula with water and nature surrounding you. This modern yet cozy cottage rental in Prince Edward County is on the end of a quiet laneway, providing ample privacy for family vacations or romantic getaways. With a spa hot tub, high-speed wifi, separate games room, and several lounging areas, you’ll have your own retreat in the County.

Conveniently located only 20 minutes from Picton, Peaceful Peninsula is a central cottage rental for exploring Prince Edward County. Spend your days touring PECish Bakery in Milford, Sandbanks Provincial Park, or Huff Estates Winery in Bloomfield, then return home to your very own oasis.

Rate: Starting from $399/night

Danijela – October 2021

“This is THE Airbnb!!! I’ve been too many…..and this is the one I’ll be coming back to! Always. Whenever I possibly can. It was clean, the hosts were incredible, the place was STUNNING, and it was so tranquil! A little piece of heaven in PEC!!! Cannot wait to be back!!!!”


Hidden Bay Cottage – Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Ontario

4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 1 bath

Retreat from the business of life at this tucked-away treasure built with stunning craftsmanship and ample amenities. With a gas BBQ, high-speed wifi, a covered gazebo, a large firepit, and a spacious dock, this Thousand Islands cottage rental has everything you’ll need to enjoy a much-needed getaway. Explore the waters of Seeleys Bay with provided canoes and paddleboards. 

Hidden Bay Cottage is located on the Rideau Canal, approximately 30 minutes northeast of Kingston and 20 minutes north of Gananoque and the Thousand Islands. With the proximity to larger towns, this vacation rental grants you privacy while still having access to everything you might need.

Rate: Starting from $225/night


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