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Fern Resort

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I had taken my guy away for a surprise birthday gift. The location was beautiful and serene, The room was immaculate, the food was abundant and delicious and the service superb! It's an all inclusive, so your stay is completely stress free. We don't have too many of these is Canada! Even the manager, Scott Colllens came to see us...

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Tricia for review and thank you for staying with us for your special occasion. I am glad we could play a part in your surprise birthday gift I am glad you both enjoyed your stay. Thanks for the recommendations to your friends and I hope to see you again soon. Cordially, Scott Collens General Manager Fern Resort

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

we were early, however had to wait 2 hours for our rooms to be cleaned, yet my brother managed to find a very large brassiere behind the couch. first night despite requesting a leisurely dinner, my salad arrived while I was having my soup, then my main arrived while I was having my salad. for an all inclusive to charge...

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and your recent stay with us. I do apologize you weren't able to get into your accommodation when you arrived. We do offer our guests the opportunity to arrive early on their check-in date to get a head start on using the facilities and enjoying the resort. If the accommodations are ready, we happily check...

Whitby, Canada
Reviewed 29 September 2016

From the time I arrived to check in to the time I checked out, I cannot think of anything negative. The menus had great choices to choose from and were delicious. The dining room staff were efficient, helpful and friendly as were the front desk staff and cleaning staff. Lots of fun activities for the whole family and any age....

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review and thank you for your recent stay with us! Great food and great hospitality are the cornerstone of any great getaway or vacation. Our staff have a genuine desire to serve and are committed to providing our guests with a unique and memorable stay. Thanks you again and I hope we see you again...

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We had an exceptional experience at Fern Resort. The accommodations were wonderful with a large hospitality room in the building that we were all housed in. The rooms were large with very comfortable beds. All of the staff were very pleasant & accommodating to 26 laughing, constantly talking people. The grounds are beautiful & the scavenger hunt was great fun...

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and thank you for staying with us recently, Sue. Fern Resort is a great destination for reunion groups. We provide the perfect resort setting with all of your meals included, light activities if you wish, comfortable accommodations, and hospitality room space to let your group reconnect and share memories in a casual and friendly environment....

Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Clean place with good staff. We had a cabin with three beds, one of them was in a separate room. Beautiful location right on the right water. You have a decent restaurant with some good options. Highly recommended this place for families.

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Isabell and thank you for the recommending us to other families. Many of our meeting and conference visitors return with their families to experience Fern Resort as vacation destination once they have stayed with us for business. Thank you again Isabell. Cordially, Scott Collens General Manager Fern Resort

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We stayed in the Evergreen Villa/house (#350) August 21-28th, and our in-laws stayed in room #317. We chose this place because we wanted to stay in Ontario, wanted an all inclusive family resort, and wanted a place where there was something to do for everyone of all ages. This place exceeded our expectations!! We can't say enough about Fern Resort!!!!...

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and review. I am glad you and your family enjoyed our all-inclusive style vacation and that you had a "Fabulous 1-week stay" with us recently. Bringing family and extended family together in an environment that offers such a great variety of activities, facilities and entertainment is what we have been doing for over 120...

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two days last summer. I was really excited to see an Ontario all inclusive resort! Like a anything there were things the hot was doing great and things that need improvement on. Awesome stuff Staff is amazing and there are so many staff we could always find someone to answer questions The food was good compared to...

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and thank your for your review. I am glad to hear about the positives from your stay. Our staff are truly amazing and really, genuinely, love what they do and their interactions with guests. It is great to hear they stood out and made a positive impression on you and your family. I am...

Reviewed 21 August 2016

the lodge has very tiny beach only few people can swim which has a big weeds they only the have outdoor pools,they charged service fee too other lodges don't charge that and most of the activities you have to pay extra .........

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay with us and thank you for your review. A beach resort we are not but we do offer a small, sandy beach area for guests to enjoy building sandcastles, playing in the sand and of course swimming in the lake. Unfortunately with the current water levels being as low as they are, there are...

Seattle, Washington, United States
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We returned for the first time since 2012, to find it unchanged mostly. The facilities seemed a little wornout and needing repairs/refurbishing. Our hearts were still with the long tradition of an annual family reunion here. Our family has changed and the new generation of kids isn't quite old enough yet to get the full benefit of all the activities....

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and welcome back. I am glad we could play host to your family reunion again this summer and I can appreciate you comments regarding the kids not being quite old enough to get the full benefit of the activities and I am sure they will enjoy the process of going through the Playvillage, into the...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 11 August 2016

we stayed in Bayshore Cottages which were nice enough. Lots of activities and a kids club to keep everyone entertained. Nice swimming pool area, although I didn't see anywhere you could actually swim in the lake. My main issue with this resort was the quality of the food. I will pretty much eat anything but some struggled here. Poor quality...

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FernResort, General Manager at Fern Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review and I am glad you found some things about the resort that you enjoyed. I am sorry the dining room experience did not live up to your expectations during this visit. I wish to shed some light on our dining room staffing. Our dining room staff do work three meals a day and do...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fern Resort and the Conference Centre at Fern are located along the shores of Lake Couchiching in the city of Orillia. We offer all inclusive packages for both family vacation stays as well as meeting and conference stays. All meals, use of facilities and at specific times of the year, we offer activity programs for all ages, children supervision and nightly entertainment. Established in 1895, Fern has a long tradition of offering our guests with good olde fashion hospitality in a professional and friendly manner. Whether it's the traditional family vacation, a little getaway weekend or a sales meeting or corporate seminar, Fern Resort and the Conference Centre at Fern should be your venue of choice. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fern Resort

Address: 4432 Fern Resort Rd, Orillia, Ontario L3V 6H5, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Orillia
Price Range: $561 - $986 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fern Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 103
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Also Known As:
Fern Hotel Orillia
Fern Resort Orillia
Fern Orillia
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Orillia
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