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Rockgarden Terrace Resort

1358 Monument Road, Spring Bay, Ontario P0P 2B0, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Terrebonne, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I ended up staying a nigth at this resort during a pit stop at the Gore Bay airport with our plane, on a return flight from Oskosh, Wisconsin. The resort is well located, at the top of a cliff surrounded by a lake. You can swin in it from a dock down of it and could use... More 

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RockgardenT, Owner at Rockgarden Terrace Resort, responded to this review

I am sorry we could not fully please our very important guests, as it is always our goal to give each and everyone of our guests the very best our resort can offer. The one day package in the upper hotel room with balcony overlooking the lake included a full evening dinner and breakfast and also the opportunity to use... More 

Northeastern Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

What a perfect location for an anniversary gettaway! The property, waterfront view, rooms and dining were fantastic and the host (Angela) was fantastic!! This resort would have been a 5-star rating if the spa and pool were operational. Despite this, we had a wonderful stay.

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Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We really enjoyed this very quiet resort with magnificent views from the hotel balcony, great food and hot wood fired sauna after long day on the bike. We came here as a base for 3 days of road cycling and we were not disappointed.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

Our family of four stayed here for a night, expecting a luxury resort. We were very misled when we found out the pool was out of commission. There was little for our yOung children to do. No swimming or beach at resort. Food was good, but not much for children. Walking trails and cave were interesting. I do not recommend... More 

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RockgardenT, Owner at Rockgarden Terrace Resort, responded to this review

Our goal is to give each and every one of our guests a memorable stay at our resort. We started our resort in 1975 and I can honestly say that our resort has never looked more beautiful and updated, than in the last couple of years. This was accomplished with a lot of investments and extremely hard work. Our guestbook... More 

Maidstone, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

This hotel is an absolute gem; i have never stayed anywhere like it. Carmen and her mum make you feel very welcome and very special, and whilst you are eating your meals, you get the personal visitor guide to Manitoulin Island, when all the sights and attractions of the island are made known to you. Whatever you want to do,... More 

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Sudbury, Canada
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2011

This was my third year staying at this resort, and I keep coming back for a reason. The location is in the middle of Manitoulin Island, making it a perfect base of operations for seeing the whole island over the course of several days. The location is also beautiful. The resort is located at the top of a limestone/dolostone bluff... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 366 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2011

The owners provided a very warm welcome throughout our two day stay at the Rockgarden Terrace Resort. The resort occupies a beautiful location overlooking Lake Midemoya. Our suite was clean and comfortable with a balcony providing views overlooking the lake. The rate included bed and breakfast - the food and hospitality are excellent. Our rate also included use of spa... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

The hydro-jets in the spa are wonderful, especially the Spanish waterfall. The owners are German, everything clean and well organized. The meals are good but not exceptional. As a spa, I would have expected massages and pampering to be available. Also nudity in the sauna (we had to buy an expensive bathing suit) and in the massage pools is not... More 

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RockgardenT, Owner at Rockgarden Terrace Resort, responded to this review

We take all of our Guests comments very seriously as we work incredibly hard to provide each and everyone of our Guests a memorable stay. We would like to respond to comments made by this Guest. Yes, we are European-inspired, but situated on Manitoulin Island. Manitoulin Island has a natural abundance of pristine clear lake water which we must heat... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2010

My husband and I recently took the drive to Manitoulin for a few days of relaxation and were stunned to find this wonderful resort live up to its excellent reputation. Carmen (daughter) and Angela (mother) took such great care of us, we felt like we were family too. Their exceptional food and friendly, helpful suggestions and resources for the island... More 

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Sudbury, Ontario
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2010

My husband and I spent part of our honeymoon here. It was a very quiet serene place. Our room was big, nothing fancy, but we had a nice balcony which had outstanding views of the lake. The owners made us feel very welcome, and they were extremely helpful in helping us find things to do on the Island. The food... More 

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