We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Lake Muskoka

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Gravenhurst, Ontario, Canada
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 23.51*
and up
Lady Muskoka Boat Cruise
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 109 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 86
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Best lake

Beautiful clean lake. Peaceful . Good spot for fishing, boating, swimming etc. Best part of Muskoka.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Erica C
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

109 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 103: English reviews
Barcelona, Spain
Level Contributor
350 reviews
114 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake Muskoka is beautiful no matter the season.... Lovely when the sun shines or when it is cloudy and gray. Always worth a visit!

Helpful?
Thank Citizens
Level Contributor
19 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful clean lake. Peaceful . Good spot for fishing, boating, swimming etc. Best part of Muskoka.

Helpful?
Thank Erica C
London Ont
Level Contributor
29 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spring is a quiet beautiful time here. No boat traffic. Spring is arriving. Light in the sky until after 9. Great time for walking in the woods, since there are no bugs and you can see into the woods before they become thick with foilage.

Helpful?
Thank psychlone
Level Contributor
624 reviews
309 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ice has melted and the waters are high but there is still not better place to be for me. Best seen via boat to look at the gorgeous villas on the water there is still plenty to do by car or foot. Loads of trails and docks and restaurants.

Helpful?
Thank Lisetteki
Collingwood, Canada
Level Contributor
275 reviews
126 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Even in the winter, Lake Muskoka does not fail to disappoint. There are nice hiking trails around Lake Hardy and a great restaurant overlooking Lake Muskoka called the Creative Plate, just outside of Gravenhurst.

Helpful?
Thank Jmih
SF
Level Contributor
131 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We went in the winter so it was all frozen. But absolutely stunning and peaceful. Just taking a walk around the lake is good enough in the winter.

Helpful?
Thank BaggageClaim
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
157 reviews
129 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Definitely a great place to relax. Have a Cottage up here and go up every year for staying there, fishing, playing outdoor sports, BBQ'ing, motorboating, etc. Always a fun and great place to visit.

Helpful?
Thank Tal_Hameed
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Level Contributor
38 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This Canadian Lake has real history. As you take a steam ship liesurely around its waters you will soon realize. Pay close attention to the cottages along the ahore line. Be careful.....you may be thinging that the buildings at the waterline are them. No, Those are the boat houses! Many of them have accommodations on top so they can be... More 

Helpful?
Thank 2Vagabonds2
Ontario
Level Contributor
119 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Perfect temperatures, bright sunny skies, great trails and beautiful scenery along the fantastic snowmobile trails. What a great way to wind down the season then to share a ride on the trails with family. Great times to remember in these lovely surroundings.

Helpful?
Thank Sandcastler
Miami Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
506 reviews
376 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The lake is a great getaway with not a whole lot to do. Great if you are on a date and you like each other. The water was really clean when I went and I hope it still is.

Helpful?
Thank Chris S

Travellers who viewed Lake Muskoka also viewed

Gravenhurst, Muskoka District
Gravenhurst, Muskoka District
 
Huntsville, Muskoka District
Bracebridge, Muskoka District
 

Been to Lake Muskoka? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Lake Muskoka and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Lake Muskoka staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?