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Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa

3.5 of 5 Inn   |   1491 Sir Sam's Road, Eagle Lake, Ontario K0M 1M0, Canada
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Ranked #1 of 1 Eagle Lake B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Karina L Haliburton, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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English first
Haliburton, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I first stayed at this inn over 20 years ago and since we have now moved to the area, we enjoy dining at the inn for our special evening out. Last night was one of those evenings. Our meals were as always beautifully and uniquely prepared and presented. I ordered the beet/walnut/goat cheese salad and the fish... More

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Almonte, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a good place to relax. It has the lake/woods/civilized-rustic atmosphere allowing for plenty of down-time. The main lodge has a wonderful ambiance and the dining is excellent. While I do recommend Sir Sam’s and will likely return, there was a down side. If you are elderly (like me) or mobility-challenged, be aware there is no elevator to the... More

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Barrie, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just came back from Sir Sam's Inn where we spent 3 nights. The food is outstanding. The rooms are in dire need of repair. There was a cheap, un grounded extension cord running across the front of the fireplace to the mini fridge. This was of particular concern due to a mouse trap in the fireplace. One nibble on... More

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Stratford, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just what we were looking for as a three day getaway. Although areas of Sir Sam's are showing wear, the size of the resort really appealed to us as it still felt old school as a summer getaway. We enjoyed one of the ground level, end Northwoods rooms which was especially nice as it allows you to walk out directly... More

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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Sir Sam's as part of a three day motorcycle tour through the Ontario Highlands and if you're looking for upscale accommodations that won't turn up their noses when you clomp in with riding gear, this is the place. The new owner, Ryan rides himself so he knows what motorcyclists want after a long day in the saddle. The newly... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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55 reviews 55 reviews
6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here last fall with family. We stayed in a wonderful cabin over looking the lake with all the amenities one would want. The water spa is wonderful. We enjoyed the wine and cheese in the evenings. The meals are superb. Staff A+

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Burlington, Canada
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As first time visitors to Sir Sam's Inn, my husband and I were blown away with the level of detail and service provided during our brief two night stay. Although we had booked the Eastwood Cottage before arriving, Nicole at the front desk went above and beyond allowing us to see two other available room choices and allowing us to... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time for us at Sir Sam's and we really enjoyed it. The food was excellent. Great choices for breakfast, and lunch and supper had a nice variety of meats and you could even order ahead for vegetarian meals. All the staff were great and happy to help you with what was needed. The rooms were fine, it had a... More

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Ontario, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had a wonderful time at Sir Sam's Inn while celebrating our anniversary. The food was delicious 5 star for sure. The waterspa was out of this world. The staff were great especially Max, he seemed to be everywhere doing everything with a big smile asking if you were having a good time. The bonfires were fun... More

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Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

My mom, sister and I visited here for our 9th trip this July. Since Ryan took over last year, we were curious to see what changes would be in place. They were all great improvements. The dining room has been freshened up and feels more contemporary, while still maintaining its casual, lakeside ambiance. The outside porch was rebuilt beautifully and... More

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Address: 1491 Sir Sam's Road, Eagle Lake, Ontario K0M 1M0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Eagle Lake
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa 3.5*
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Sir Sam`s Inn & Water Hotel Eagle Lake
Sir Sam`s Inn And Waterspa
Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa Eagle Lake, Ontario, Canada

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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Spa Swimming Pool
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Location. Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa is an adults-oriented resort located in the Haliburton Highlands cottage country near Eagle Lake, Ontario, Canada. This lodging is surrounded by quaint villages, majestic hills and more than 6,000 lakes. The Haliburton Wildlife Center and several golf courses are near the hotel. Hotel Features. Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa was once the estate of Sir Samuel Hughes, the government minister who led Canada's military during WWI. This stone-and-timber mansion is constructed along Eagle Lake's scenic shoreline. ... more   less 
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