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Chaudiere Lodge

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Box 72, Dokis Bay, Monetville, French River, Ontario, Canada
Chaudiere Lodge
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Oakville
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My adult son and I went on a fishing weekend at this lodge on the French River. The fishing was a little slow but that was more than compensated for by the tremendous service and outstanding food. Both my son and I have travelled extensively but this place was really memorable. From Jenn at the desk to Danielle our server... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

For 45 I've fished all over Canada and have stayed at over 50 Lodges. Chaudiere is by far the best. From the Management (Steve/Cole) to the entire staff they are tops. For my wife to for-go the beach for Chaudiere is a testimonial in it's self. The only down-side is when we have to leave. If you haven't been there,... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

In early August of 2014 my Wife Kelly and I stayed in the Look-out cabin at Chaudiere Lodge for a week. We rented the Princecraft, fully rigged for fishing, since that was the main theme of our visit. Steve told us the Muskey is "the fish of ten thousand casts". With Steve advice (and a lure he loaned me), we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I just got back from a week long relaxing wilderness getaway, and what an amazing experience it was! To be greeted at the Dokis marina by a friendly Chaudier staff member who was more than happy to give me a tour before getting to the lodge was my first of many extra touches I received during my stay at Chaudier... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I arrived in Ontario from Brisbane, Australia looking for a Canadian 'wilderness' and fishing experience and that's what I got staying at the Chaudiere Lodge. The accommodation was just right, comfortable and surrounded by breathtaking scenery. We opted for the self catering package but the friendly staff were more than happy to help us out with anything we may have... More 

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Ramsey, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

My three sons, husband, 80 year old Mom and I spent a relaxing, wonderful week at Chaudiere during the last week of August. We hadn't been on a "complete family vacation" in quite a few years and I was hoping to find a place that would make everyone happy. We loved Chaudiere from the start! Danny, "the dock master", picked... More 

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Waterdown, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This is not a slogan. The owner and the staff actually live, eat and breathe it. All of the other recommendations say the same thing. The fishing guide was so good, even I caught a monster. I can write a much longer review, but then you would just have to read it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My stay at Chaudiere Lodge was one of the most relaxing experiences I have had in a long time. The location is beautiful and the lodge is everything one could hope for. The staff seem to really care that you have the best experience possible - from the boat ride from the marina to looking after you in your cottage... More 

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Quepos, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I really can't add a lot more to the other five-star reviews of Chaudiere Lodge. We spent a week during in mid August and could not have been more pleased. The staff, including owner Steve and manager Cole along with all the other great employees, did an exceptional job at making our stay enjoyable. Some recommendations: bring insect repellant. While... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Just returned from our third trip to this lodge today..(2011, 2012, 2014) Words cannot describe the wonderful experience!...I have gone with my teenage son each trip, as well as my 80 year old father on a previous occasion. This weekend my 17 year old son, 21 year old nephew and I spent the weekend. Steve and his staff continue to... More 

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