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Cabins at the Domain

1282 Carroll Road, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada (Formerly Domain of Killien)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I encourage everyone to read all the other reviews of this property first before reading my review. These reviews sites are a goldmine of information regarding vacation properties, but it's important to understand that they are extremely subjective. Everyone has their own particular bias, and one man's treasure ... We own a cottage just north of Minden, and I have... More 

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London, ON
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

This is our second year at Cabins at the Domain (formerly Domain of Killean) and we have loved every second of our visits. Each cabin is like a small hotel room complete with comfy beds, warm showers, mini-fridge, microwave, BBQ and wood-burning fireplace. The owner caters to adults and couples and breakfast is provided in a self-serve way. There is... More 

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Welland, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

If you want a quiet, lovely, natural setting to rest, this is it. The cabins are cozy and comfortable with lovely linens on the beds. Bathroom towels are also provided. Help yourself breakfast is included in the price no matter when you get up. There are kayaks, canoes and a row boat to use free of charge. These include life... More 

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Welland, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Very pleasant stay for 7 days- enjoyed the cabin, and got hooked on kayaking- soooo quiet - really liked the idea of sharing the kitchen cabin in the morning. First one up turns the coffee on. Hostess Lynn was like a sister, so welcoming- and helping all to have an enjoyable time.

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Bancroft, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Looking at the pictures of the Domain of Killian brings back some great memories of how i loved to work there.The food the chefs made were awesome. Chef Danelle made the best eggs benedict i have ever eaten, and his pastries were so light and fluffy. His chocolate mousse was to die for. The chefs were always from France and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

My Husband and i drove 3 hours north to check out the cottages and speak to Lynn, see we have 5 children, so we were going to rent 3 of the cottages. We arranged a time and day to meet with Lynn, When we arrived she was NO where to be found, so we walked around checking out the grounds... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Beautiful, quiet resort in perfect natural setting. Quaint cabin with luxury bed, fireplace and many small extra touches. Free kayaking and canoeing and many other outdoor options. Shared kitchen gave a real bed and breakfast feel and a chance to meet other guests. The breakfast package gives lots of healthy organic options. Bright stars, loons, (distant) wolf howls completed the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

I stayed at the Domain of Killien for a weekend at the end of June, to attend my good friend's wedding. As I stated in my heading this really was the best wedding I've ever been too...Not just because I was surrounded by many of my closest friends and the vows were short but because the location was AMAZING!!! Having... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

This past June, about forty of us gathered for a small family wedding. We had the place to ourselves for two nights and everything was absolutely charming. Cozy cabins, comfy beds, first class food. And the staff were incredibly warm, welcoming and professional - among the very best I've encountered anywhere I've traveled. It's too bad the Domain is closing... More 

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Picton, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

I first stayed at the Domain of Killien during the summer of 1986 and then again during the winter of 1987. On both occasions we had a fantastic time: Canadian rustic luxury but without ostentation or attitude. I returned again after 26 years during October 2011 and found the Domain to be almost exactly as I remembered, it was almost... More 

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