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Hay Lake Lodge and Cottages

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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsevery morningyogurtscreened in porchboiled eggsdaily breakfastthe perfect hosta wonderful staymy husband and ifluffy pillowsthis place is a gemfresh baked goodsannual visitwealth of informationgenerous breakfastbeautiful breakfastquiet sidemuskoka chairs
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Erin made our stay fabulous starting with the first email exchange almost a year ago. I booked cabin #5 as soon as | returned from Algonquin Park in 2016 as I was looking for more than a hotel room. I was looking for a home...More

Thank Susan H
Response from Erin-HayLake, Owner at Hay Lake Lodge and CottagesResponded 17 October 2017

You planned for a long time, and I'm so glad you were pleased with the results. This is a wonderful area to visit and we want to be sure you can relax and enjoy it. Thank you for the feedback.

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Since discovering this jewel in June 2015 our family visit it regularly and many guests are repeated guests. Cabins and grounds are kept perfectly but the whole atmosphere is relaxed. When you see the owners so in love with their place, it is simply contagious....More

Thank Gordana B
Response from Erin-HayLake, Owner at Hay Lake Lodge and CottagesResponded 5 August 2017

Goodness - nothing makes me feel better than a guest who comes back time after time and loves it as much as we do. Thank you for your feedback - our number one goal is to have people feel relaxed and at home here. I'll...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

The Lodge and Cottages close for the season in mid October, and we were just there for the last weekend. It is 5 kms off the highway, so once there you are immersed in the quietness of nature and the beauty of the views across...More

Thank Neil E
Response from Erin-HayLake, Owner at Hay Lake Lodge and CottagesResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for your comments - aren't we lucky to be off the highway? I was happy you chose our lodge for a birthday celebration, and am glad you were pleased with the outcome. It was a great way to wind up our season. I...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The Hay Lake Lodge is a paradise. It's unbelievably quiet and beautiful. Perfect place to for a getaway. The lake and the place is like for yourself only, the only sound I can hear was water, breeze and my own breath when I was kayaking...More

Thank KAI W
Response from Erin-HayLake, Owner at Hay Lake Lodge and CottagesResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for the review - it was such a pleasure to see how enthusiastically you enjoyed your time here. I hope you will be able to come and stay longer next time!

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

On the quiet side of Algonquin Park, Whitney is a six cabin retreat. Every cabin has a private deck on the lake to soak up the sun, enjoy the view and relax. Also, a large deck on the lake close to the lodge itself has...More

Thank Janice C
Response from Erin-HayLake, Owner at Hay Lake Lodge and CottagesResponded 4 October 2017

Wow- thank you for the kind words. I love seeing Hay Lake through others' eyes. I'm glad that you felt comfortable and enjoyed the handmade touches. It's all about relaxing and enjoying the beautiful peace and quiet isn't it? Thanks for taking the time to...More

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Top amenities
Free Internet
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Bar/Lounge
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US$181 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$181 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Jean C
23 August 2016|
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Response from Erin-HayLake | Property representative |
I am sorry - somehow this question slipped past me! In general we have a no pet policy ( and yes, wildlife is a factor) but we do have two cabins where we can make exceptions. Email us if you would be interested in our Pet... More
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"Cabin 5 was amazing. I had the best sleep I have had in weeks. The bed was incredible."
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"Cabin 5 seems to have the most privacy from the other cabins. Cabin 6 has its own outdoor fire pit."
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"Cabin 6 is the most isolated one and steps from the sandy beach"
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"Wifi is available in the central lodge but not the cabins. This means you really will switch off!"
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