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Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 17 August 2014

We just came back from Sir Sam's Inn where we spent 3 nights. The food is outstanding. The rooms are in dire need of repair. There was a cheap, un grounded extension cord running across the front of the fireplace to the mini fridge. This was of particular concern due to a mouse trap in the fireplace. One nibble on...

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Stratford, Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Just what we were looking for as a three day getaway. Although areas of Sir Sam's are showing wear, the size of the resort really appealed to us as it still felt old school as a summer getaway. We enjoyed one of the ground level, end Northwoods rooms which was especially nice as it allows you to walk out directly...

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2Thank Jacqui M
Maple Ridge, Canada
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Visited Sir Sam's as part of a three day motorcycle tour through the Ontario Highlands and if you're looking for upscale accommodations that won't turn up their noses when you clomp in with riding gear, this is the place. The new owner, Ryan rides himself so he knows what motorcyclists want after a long day in the saddle. The newly...

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Thank Boone8
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2014

We visited here last fall with family. We stayed in a wonderful cabin over looking the lake with all the amenities one would want. The water spa is wonderful. We enjoyed the wine and cheese in the evenings. The meals are superb. Staff A+

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1Thank Ally T
Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2014

As first time visitors to Sir Sam's Inn, my husband and I were blown away with the level of detail and service provided during our brief two night stay. Although we had booked the Eastwood Cottage before arriving, Nicole at the front desk went above and beyond allowing us to see two other available room choices and allowing us to...

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Sharon,Ontario
Reviewed 5 August 2014

First time for us at Sir Sam's and we really enjoyed it. The food was excellent. Great choices for breakfast, and lunch and supper had a nice variety of meats and you could even order ahead for vegetarian meals. All the staff were great and happy to help you with what was needed. The rooms were fine, it had a...

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2Thank Maureen A
Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful time at Sir Sam's Inn while celebrating our anniversary. The food was delicious 5 star for sure. The waterspa was out of this world. The staff were great especially Max, he seemed to be everywhere doing everything with a big smile asking if you were having a good time. The bonfires were fun...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 13 July 2014

My mom, sister and I visited here for our 9th trip this July. Since Ryan took over last year, we were curious to see what changes would be in place. They were all great improvements. The dining room has been freshened up and feels more contemporary, while still maintaining its casual, lakeside ambiance. The outside porch was rebuilt beautifully and...

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3Thank travel_bunny29
Georgetown, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 10 July 2014

We have been to Sir Sam's Inn, half a dozen times over a 12 years period and always loved the picturesque lakeside setting and the quaint inn. This was our first summertime visit and we enjoyed all the activities they had to offer; canoeing, kayaking, mountain biking, evening campfires and the lovely waterspa. However, we were disappointed that some of...

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7Thank Katherine S
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Very friendly welcome and tour around the resort as soon as we arrived. The staff was so friendly and would go out of their way to ensure you had everything you needed and anything you might want, that you didn’t know you wanted. There is plenty to do - from various water activities, tennis, indoor activities and of course, the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Location. Sir Sam's Inn & Spa is an adults-oriented resort nestled in the Haliburton Highlands right in the heart of cottage country at the base of Eagle Lake, Ontario, Canada. This historical boutique Inn was establish in 1919 and is surrounded by quaint villages, majestic hills and more than 6,000 lakes. The Haliburton Wildlife Center and several golf courses are near the hotel. Hotel Features. Sir Sam's Inn & Spa was once the estate of Sir Samuel Hughes, the government minister who led Canada's military during WWI. This stone-and-timber historical mansion is constructed along Eagle Lake's scenic shoreline. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa

Address: 1491 Sir Sam's Road, Eagle Lake, Ontario K0M 1M0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Kenora District > Eagle Lake
Price Range: $287 - $441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Sir Sam`s Inn & Water Hotel Eagle Lake
Sir Sam`s Inn And Waterspa
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“Some rooms are attached to the main inn while others are scattered around the resort. Check the website for locations!”
 of 5 bubbles loveluxury2345, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are in multiple buildings. If you'd prefer a room in the main hotel, make sure you know which ones are there.”
 of 5 bubbles danlN4930JW, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stay in the Main Inn during the colder seasons”
 of 5 bubbles trevheath, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If choosing Northwoods room, choose upper level. We had lower level and could hear lots of stomping from couple above us.”
 of 5 bubbles kflan1963, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Main building close to the water spa will make it easy to get back and forth.”
 of 5 bubbles MitchB73, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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