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New Hampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to Ripplecove at least six or seven times over the last ten years. It is our happy place where we go to unwind and be waited upon. The meals are unbelievable, the service consistently top notch, and the beauty of the setting is perfect in every season.

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Ripplecove, General Manager at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear return guests! a heart-felt thank you for such a raving comment! I will share with the team this morning! Looking forward to welcoming you again soon! Happy Holidays!

Bristol, New Hampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went every year on our anniversary and loved the place. Wonderful rooms, wonderful grounds and excellent dining room Had to stop be cause I am partially handicapped and need an elevator. Stairs were too hard for me and I am sorry. We miss them,We were there in July many years in a row/

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Ripplecove, General Manager at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear returning guests, I am so sad to realize that you had to stop coming to the Ripplecove because of a handicap. We will consider, of course, in future renovations, to add an elevator to the inn. Be well. Johanne

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sure. Looks pretty, great location overlooking water. Staff very friendly. But they need some training. Also, the menus need work. Breakfast a major disappointment. Bar menu lacking. Sorry, but this isn't the best hotel in the area!

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Ripplecove, Directeur général at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

We are sorry to see that you do not seem to have enjoyed the breakfast menu. I am wondering if this was maybe before we had changed our complete breakfast offerings with our new executive chef, Joris Larigaldie. I am sure hoping that we have a chance to welcome you again. Most cordially, Johanne

Cobourg, Canada
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a great romantic inn with an excellent restaurant. The breakfast is well worth the price. The rooms and the vistas overlooking the lake will leave you with great memories We would definitely come back.

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Ripplecove, General Manager at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely comment! We simply love reading them! Looking forward to your next visit! Johanne

Yorktown Heights, New York
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Ripplecove is as beautiful and welcoming as we had remembered from our first visit two years ago. The lakeside location is idyllic. Everything about the inn radiates charm, elegance, warmth and good taste. Samantha welcomed us as if we were family. She and Janika cheerfully responded to our every question and need. Joanna, the manager, made us feel she was...

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Ripplecove, General Manager at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear client, We had a lovely time welcoming you and making sure that you were happy with your overall stay. Thank you for your kind words about the Ripplecove and the staff. Most sincerely, Johanne

Reviewed 26 September 2016

From the balcony of my room I listened to the loon's throaty call and watched gulls and ducks dive for fish. One of my favourite things about this romantic inn is how it sits so close to the water. Make sure you show up early for breakfast and dinner in order to secure a table by the window. So beautiful....

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Ripplecove, General Manager at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your beautiful comments and tips! We are a couple's haven. Hoping to have the pleasure of your visit in a near future. Winter is also gorgeous!

Reviewed 19 September 2016

Just did a wedding there, it was amazing! Fabulous hotel and best staff ever! Between 2 lakes,, the site is stunning and very well taken care of. I would book there with my wife for vacation anytime, ohh and the food is great!

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Ripplecove, General Manager at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

What a beautiful comment to read ! Looking forward to welcoming you again on your anniversaries! Cordially, Johanne

Rhode Island
Reviewed 16 September 2016

What a lovely location to begin our two week sojourn through Canada. We opted for the lakefront room and did not regret it. The room was pristine and turn down nightly left no detail undone. Bikes and kayaks were readily available whenever we wanted. We had the pool to ourselves at times and the hot tub was secluded and had...

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Ripplecove, Manager at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for reachin out to the TA community with this great review! We will share it among our team! Looking forward to welcoming you again soon, Johanne

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 13 September 2016

What a beautiful place! The hotel is situated near the lake, surrounded with the views of the water. It is quiet and peaceful. The view from the room and its little balcony was something you wouldn't want to leave. Breakfast was good and the service was lovely. the room was large and comfortable and very well kept.

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Ripplecove, Manager at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review! We look forward to welcoming you again soon, Johanne Gauvin

Reviewed 7 September 2016

Ripplecove is a quiet retreat with a luxurious feel. Our suite was beautifully decorated as well as comfortable. A small balcony overlooking the lake was just large enough for three people to sit for a meal. We had a continental breakfast delivered to the room each morning. For dinner we ate at Le Riverrain. The restaurant is excellent and advance...

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Ripplecove, Manager at Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear james R, We have enjoyed reading your comment this morning and will share it with our hard working staff. Thank you for taking the time to share with TA readers. Most sincerely, johanne

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated only 75 minutes from Montreal and 15 minutes from Vermont, Ripplecove Hotel & Spa enjoys the regions premier location on a private 12 acre peninsula on Lake Massawippi, Quebec. Established in 1945, the family run luxury resort has consistently been awarded top honours as one of Canada’s finest hotels. Currently rated as a 5 Star hotel by the Quebec Ministry of Tourism and recipient of a double 4 Diamond Award for both its refined cuisine and luxurious accommodations, Ripplecove Hotel & Spa is simply one of Canada’s finest lakeside resort hotels. This exceptional hotel offers 32 luxury rooms, suites and cottages, most with lake view, fireplace and private lakeside balcony. All accommodations are individually designer decorated and offer luxurious country estate comfort in a pristine rural lakeside setting. Choose from an array of outdoor activities no matter what the season. Tennis, boating, heated outdoor pool, hot tub, bicycles; snow shoeing, skating and ice fishing are all offered on site. Nearby activities include 12 golf courses, summer theatre, shopping and farmers markets, vineyards and the internationally acclaimed “Foresta Lumina” a night-illuminated pathway and pedestrian suspension bridge located nearby at the Coaticook Gorge. If total relaxation is the order of the day, escape to Ripplecove’s Arboressence Spa, for a full range of Spa services using the internationally renowned organic Eminence Spa products. Nestled under 200 year old pine trees on the shores of Lake Massawippi, the Arboressence Spa offers the perfect setting to de-stress, detox and relax surrounded by nature. We hope to have the pleasure of giving you a warm welcome soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa

Address: 700 Ripplecove, Ayer's Cliff, Quebec J0B 1C0, Canada (Formerly Auberge Ripplecove & Spa)
Region: Canada > Quebec > Ayer's Cliff
Price Range: $213 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ripplecove Lakefront Hotel and Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Auberge Ripplecove And Spa
Auberge Ripplecove Hotel Ayer`s Cliff
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“Rooms overlooking the lake in the main lodge have spectacular views”
 of 5 bubbles 610charlieg, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a lake view. Some have balconies and others don't.”
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“The cabin was a nice rental for two couples looking for a peaceful stay”
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“The lake is so beautiful you should ask for lake side.”
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