Luxury Lake of Bays — Experiences, Lifestyles, Travel

Tucked away in the northeast corner of Muskoka and abutting Algonquin Park, one of Canada’s largest provincial wilderness areas, the Township of Lake of Bays Ontario is considered a hidden gem in cottage country. Made up of the delightful communities of Dwight, Baysville and Dorset, the focal point of this corner of cottage country is the beautiful lake after which the township’s named.

Popular for its high-end homes and cottages, luxury Lake of Bays real estate includes everything from family cottages for sale to stunning waterfront property. Lake of Bays is also a great place for vacationers seeking a cottage rental, as well as for those into sports like fishing (and in winter, ice fishing), swimming, kayaking and boating. And in addition to top Lake of bays attractions and fun things to do like the Dorset Lookout Tower, the historic SS Bigwin steamship and Lake of Bays Brewing Company (be sure to take a sampling beer tour!), the area is not without it’s celebrity attractions, too: singer Shania Twain cottages here, while actor Hugh Grant is known to frequent the members-only Bigwin Island Golf Club.