Bellevue Estate Lake Rosseau – The Ultimate Muskoka Cottage

By Mary Noe

The ultimate in Muskoka cottage living can be yours at Bellevue Estate, a newly listed family compound on the shores of Lake Rosseau. Offered by Ross Halloran of Sotheby’s International Realty Canada, this lakefront estate is one of the most outstanding cottages for sale in Ontario and is a “must-see” opportunity for those interested in Muskoka real estate.

Considered ‘the Hamptons of the North’, Muskoka is only 160 km north of Toronto. Home to stunning scenery, top golf courses and country clubs, myriad outdoor activities, and over 1,600 lakes, Muskoka is one of Canada’s top vacation destinations and the perfect location for a cottage in Ontario.


The view from the luxury cottage over Lake Rossea and boathouse
Stunning views from your luxury cottage over Bellevue Bay


Designed for the ultimate luxury connoisseur, this breathtaking property offers the ideal setting for lakeside living and was designed to take full advantage of its gorgeous waterfront location. Set on over 40 acres, the estate overlooks beautiful Bellevue Bay on Lake Rosseau, one of the most popular lakes in the area, and offers easy access to Lake Joseph and Lake Muskoka.

Bellevue Estate Lake Rosseau – Luxury Muskoka Lakes Lifestyles

The 18,000 sq ft luxury cottage boasts 15+ bedrooms and 11 bathrooms, offering ample room for family and friends to gather and enjoy the ‘cottage country’ lifestyle in elegant comfort. Special touches make this property unique: the great room, with 35 ft. vaulted ceilings is made cozy with two stone fireplaces, and overlooks the expansive private sand beach. The interior design throughout the home combines warm tones and textures with the finest finishes, including wide-planked hardwood floors, marble countertops, natural stone details, radiant flooring, and generous windows to ensure light-filled rooms and stunning views.

The Muskoka media room is decorated with reclaimed timbers salvaged from a 19th century shipwreck on Lake Huron, and the chef’s kitchen is equipped with stainless steel appliances and marble countertops. Additional interior highlights include a live music private bar and games arcade, a movie theater, a fitness centre with yoga / massage studio, an oversized sauna, and a spacious main floor master bedroom suite complete with 30-plus ft ceilings.


The living room at Bellevue Estate showing tall ceiling and huge windows with lake views
The exquisite great room: 35 ft vaulted ceilings, two stone fireplaces... and incredible lake views


Ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, the estate property features a private, sandy beach with 540 ft of prime, south exposure shoreline. The two-story boathouse is designed with guest quarters above and two enclosed boat slips below, and offers an oversized dock and shaded gazebo seating area perfect for entertaining. When not on the water, the tennis court (with change house), basketball court, sports field, treehouse jungle gym with zip line, and private winter ski hill / snowboard park offer the ultimate in year-round outdoor living. A separate butler / caretaker residence is also included on-site.

Top Things to Do in Muskoka Lakes

If you ever venture off the estate, you’ll find a variety of golf, shopping, dining, and entertainment options nearby. The charming village of Rosseau, known for its summer farmers markets and the Rosseau Fall Fair,offers arts and crafts shops, restaurants, and the famous Rosseau General Store, a popular fixture since the late 19thcentury. Port Carling, located on the Indian River between Lake Muskoka and Lake Rosseau, is known as ‘The Hub of the Lakes’, and is perfect for exploring unique boutiques, museums, eclectic cafés, and top restaurants.

The JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa – the only JW in Canada – is accessible by boat from Bellevue Estate, and both the Rocky Crest Golf Resort and Windermere Golf & Country Club are nearby.


The huge decks at Bellevue Estate
Bellevue Estate offers plenty of opportunity for outdoor relaxation


A dream luxury lifestyle in Ontario’s spectacular cottage country awaits you at Bellevue Estate. For further details of this exquisite luxury Muskoka cottage for sale, as well as photographs, click here. To tour this outstanding property, contact Ross Halloran, Broker, Senior Vice President of Sales with Sotheby’s International Realty Canada.

Bellevue Estate – Fast Facts
  • Address – 306 Burgess Road, Muskoka, ON
  • Lake – Lake Rosseau
  • Luxury Level – Extreme luxury Muskoka cottage country living
  • Price – $14,950,000
  • Luxury Muskoka Lakes Cottage For Sale By… Ross Halloran, Broker, Senior Vice President of Sales with Sotheby’s International Realty Canada in Muskoka Ontario. To learn more about this and other cottages for sale in Muskoka, click here.


The view from Lake Rosseau over Bellevue Estate cottage and boathouse
Bellevue estate... Luxury Muskoka Lakes living at its very, very best



From Santa Barbara to Barcelona, contributor Mary Noe loves to discover & share about local food, culture, customs, and personalities.