Built in 1939 and renovated in 2010, this hotel offers guests the opportunity for unique, memorable, scenic, fireside meetings, team-building retreats and fun in beautiful, intimate and authentic Muskoka. This resort property comprises a total of 49 rooms spread over 3 floors. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a cloakroom and a games room. There is a bar and a restaurant and guests will appreciate the conference facilities and Internet access. They can also take advantage of the room and laundry services for an additional fee.
This hotel stands among towering century-old pines at the edge of Lake Joseph, Muskoka. It is located outside Port Carling, known as The Hub of the Lakes. This quaint village is teeming with people in the summer, and come winter is a quiet, snow-covered wonderland. With its picture postcard views and romantic settings, this is as authentically Muskoka as it gets. Guests will find the centre of Port Carling, with its shops, just a 7-minute drive and it is 8 minutes to Johnston's Cranberry Marsh and 10 minutes by car to the bus station and the Muskoka Lakes Museum. The tourist centre and the nearest railway station are 35 minutes' drive away at Gravenhurst, as is Santa's Village. The hotel lies just 2 hours north of Toronto.
All rooms come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer and offer a king-size or double bed. They are equipped with satellite/cable TV, a radio, Internet access and a mini fridge. Furthermore, tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set, heating and individually regulated air conditioning are provided in all accommodation as standard. All rooms also feature either a balcony or a terrace.
This hotel features a complimentary recreation area with a beach section with sun loungers and parasols and a sun terrace with sun loungers. There is a pool/snooker room, shuffleboard, badminton, a bonfire pit, mountain biking and 11 km of hiking trails. Guests can enjoy croquet, tennis, canoeing, paddle boating, snowshoeing, skating and cross-country skiing. The ambience at the AMBA Health and Beauty Spa provides guests with a one-of-a-kind experience in rejuvenation and relaxation, including a gym, massage, a hot tub, a sauna and spa treatments. The aim is to provide conventional relaxation, along with treatments and therapies, which offer a restorative approach to health and well-being. Golf enthusiasts can play a round at the nearby Lake Joseph Club, just 10 minutes by car from the hotel.
Meals at the Vintages Dining Room will tantalise guests' taste buds. Amongst the delights available, are the hotel's famous smoked salmon, prepared in the on-site smoke house.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this establishment.
Guests arriving from Toronto should take Highway 400 north until reaching Highway 69 and use exit 189 (which is Highway 169). Continue on to Sherwood Road.
The hotel welcomes small to medium-sized cats and dogs. Check-in time is 4 pm and guests are required to check out by 11 am. The minimum legal check-in age is 18 years and photo ID is required.
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed