We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Muskoka Riverside Inn

2.0 of 5 300 Ecclestone Drive, Bracebridge, Ontario P1L 1G5, Canada
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Muskoka Riverside Inn
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Muskoka Riverside Inn
Write a Review

50 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (9)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Val Caron, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed there with a roommate in October for a hockey tournament. When we checked in I supplied the reception clerk a credit card to run a copy of. When we checked out two days later the clerk at the front desk asked if I wanted to leave the room cost on my credit card. I agreed and they gave me... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall a very good experience. The staff was helpful and friendly, (saved my life by loaning a corkscrew!!). Offered to open the bowling alley early for us to suit our schedule, which was amazing and so much fun. The rooms are huge, I'm assuming management will add some pictures and mirrors as the renovations continue...and possibly an emergency exit map... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tillsonburg, Canada
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
19 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We were on a bus trip and this was the place chosen by them. The room was nice and clean, but that was about it. There was a light at the door when you entered the room, a light in the bathroom, but the only light in the actual room was a lamp between the bed. The room was dark.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Gravenhurst, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

What a great view of the river and the Lady Muskoka. I come here on occasion for the Eggs Benny prepared with Hollondais sauce made from scratch....no packet or pouch. Chef Joe does a great job and serves it up with real home fries as well as soup or juice including coffee for only $11.95. This is his Sunday special... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Jaco, Costa Rica
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We paid $175/night. When we got there we were put in the old section. It was so disgusting we asked to be moved. We went to a new section, what a nightmare. Hair in the bathtub. Beautiful king sized bed. No mattress cover only a sheet covering the mattress. There were no lights in the room only 2 lamps. One... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Newmarket, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Really wish I had read reviews before booking this hotel! I read the description off the Santa's Village website and it sounded perfect. Lesson learned! Let me start by saying that I am generally not too picky. I'm pretty easy to please, but when it comes to my kids and their safety... I expected better. I was under the impression... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Powassan, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

On a recent trip to Canada we took our son, daughter in law and grandson to Santa's Village in Bracebridge - what a great place for really young children! We decided to stay over at the Muskoka Inn. What a disappointment! While I recognize they are undergoing renovations and things are likely to improve, the overall experience was poor. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Whitby, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

My parents just came back and had a a great time and nothing you say in these reviews are true. My mother is very picky and said the place was VERY clean, the food was excellent and the staff was extremely accommodating. Obviously these negative reviews are coming from competitor or disgruntled ex-employee as everything they say in the reviews... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Burlington, Canada
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Not happy with this place. Reception area was not pleasant. Very expensive for what you get. Noisy, outdated place. Would not recommend. Smelled of smoke and very unkept, An older typical motel kind of room that I would prefer not to stay at.

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
Port Elgin, Canada
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We arrived yesterday at 2:30 to find that our 3 rooms had been given up to someone else. We were sent to some sad little nearby hotel that was not worth the money we paid and had no pool or bowling alley as we had been promised at the Riverside hotel which is under total renovations and is a total... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Muskoka Riverside Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Muskoka Riverside Inn

Address: 300 Ecclestone Drive, Bracebridge, Ontario P1L 1G5, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Muskoka District > Bracebridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Muskoka Riverside Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 54
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Venere, Despegar.com, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Muskoka Riverside Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Muskoka Riverside Hotel Bracebridge
Muskoka Riverside Bracebridge
Muskoka Riverside Inn Bracebridge, Muskoka District, Ontario

7 photos of this hotel

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (8)
Pool/beach area (1)
Hotel & grounds (1)
View from room (1)
Dining (1)
Room/suite (1)
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay