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Reviewed 23 March 2015

Stayed here for the weekend while snowmobiling and would recommend it to anybody. We are definately coming back here next year for a whole week. If your looking for a beautiful little cottage to stay in and trails right outside your door. Restaurant on site and licensed awesome owners!!! Thanks for the great time see ya all soon!!

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Auld_Reekie_Lodge, Owner at Auld Reekie Lodge, responded to this review

Glad to hear you had a great time! We look forward to accommodating you again next year! Take Care, The Brunner Family!

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 31 October 2014

Me and my girlfriend with up to Auld Reekie lodge for a week of fishing and relaxing. The owners are fantastic people, amazing food, great boats, lodges are more then enough and fishing was good even though we had difficult weather. Many lakes to fish in the area and Urs is very knowledgable. We have only good things to say...

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Auld_Reekie_Lodge, Owner at Auld Reekie Lodge, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure to host your trip. It was unfortunate that the weather wasn't ideal. We wish you the best and hope to see you again in the future. Thank you for sharing your experience. Take Care, Diane, Urs and Family!

Chatham, Canada
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Just back from this great spot in northern ontario. If u want first class fishing great food and honest genuine people to deal with this is the place. Thanks Urs and Diane looking forward to next year already.

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Auld_Reekie_Lodge, Owner at Auld Reekie Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much. Hearing these comments encourages us to continue catering to our guests with great enthusiasm. We look forward to hosting you again next year. See you then. Diane, Urs and Family.

Reviewed 12 August 2014

As always the service, food, cabins, staff was excellent. Fishing was great. Boats clean, worked well, absolutely no problems with the equipment. I can't say enough about the service we received. Every year it Gets better as the amenities are improved. Urs, Diane and the kids work very hard to deliver an unbelievable experience. I very highly recommend Auld Reekie...

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Auld_Reekie_Lodge, Owner at Auld Reekie Lodge, responded to this review

Brad, I could give you a big hug right now. Thank you so much for your complementary words. We always look forward to hosting your crew. Thank you for noticing and appreciating our upgrades and efforts. Looking forward to next year's hosting and hugs. Until then, take care and be good, Diane, Urs and Family!

Orangeville, Canada
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Just returned from our annual snowmobile trip up to Auld Reechie Lodge.The hospitality was beyond words as Dianne and Urs and family once again out did themselves . We have been regular visitors to this lodge for well over ten years and some of us much longer. It is truly a family business as their children whom we have got...

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Auld_Reekie_Lodge, Owner at Auld Reekie Lodge, responded to this review

Family is exactly how we feel. We have had many years to get to know you and build a close relationship. Some years, there are new faces and they too become part of the family. We truly have a great time with you and the gang. I love that Urs gets to ride with you on day trips. He really...

Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Our family of four was on a four day snowmobile trip (Gold Rush Tour) and Gowganda was our stop the first night. After a long day on beautiful trails we were more than ready to rest for the night. Urs and Diane (owners) welcomed us with bright smiles. We instantly felt welcome. We had two rooms booked in the lodge...

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Timmins, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 15 September 2013

What an amazing weekend with great trails and excellent hosts! Urs and Diane made us feel welcomed and part of there family upon arrival and made the weekend a memorable one that we will not forget. To top it off it was my wife's 50th birthday which Diane had our table decorated and made a special strawberry shortcake for us...

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Mount Airy, Maryland
Reviewed 8 September 2013

As usual we had an awesome week at Auld Reekie. The cabins are very nice and the hosts are very wonderful people. We enjoyed good fishing and the sights are beautiful. We saw bear, beaver, Eagle, Loons, and many ducks. We caught smallmouth bass and northern pike. I will be coming back for sure hopefully in 2014.

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West Lorne, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 8 September 2013

Simply awesome. Urs and Diane are wonderful hosts. We fished in the mornings, hunted for bear in the afternoon. The fishing was steady, with lots of fish. The equipment was perfect-not a single problem with props or motors on the boats. The bear hunting was amazing, 3 bears were seen, 2 taken, daily delivery to the stands and pickup from...

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Reviewed 4 September 2013

If you like peace and tranquility, this is the spot. Fish the back lakes and you hear nothing but the purr of your outboard. Been going for years now and look forward to every visit. Winter and summer. Love the family business atmosphere. Randy and Leanne De Block

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Auld Reekie is “Your destination for year round recreation!” Located three hours north of Sudbury or North Bay, Ontario, Auld Reekie Lodge is a dream for any outdoor enthousiasts.The Lodge offers the finest in Fishing, Hunting, Snowmobiling & ATVing Packages. Within these packages you may choose from a Meal Plan, Modified Meal Plan or Housekeeping Plan. Fish species such as Walleye, N. Pike, Sm Bass, Perch, Lake Trout and more are offered from our Main Lake (Gowganda) as well as many of our portage lakes.When you're deciding on a vacation spot, we realize that many things are considered. These include surroundings, quality accommodations and other amenities. Of course the service and hospitality are at the top of your list. At Auld Reekie we feel we've got everything you're looking for and more. Our Lodge offers a wonderful escape from the stress of the city and a great place to experience the outdoors. Its picturesque Canadian beauty will relax the soul and bring you closer to nature.Auld Reekie Lodge earned a four star rating from Tourism Ontario. Year after year upgrading and improvements have helped make Auld Reekie the choice of many vacationers who have become loyal repeat guests and that says it all. Make Auld Reekie your vacation spot this year! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Auld Reekie Lodge

Address: 6 Auld Reekie Camp Road | Box 58, Gowganda, Ontario P0J 1J0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Northeastern Ontario > Gowganda
Price Range: $107 - $1,273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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