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Sherwood Inn

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1090 Sherwood Road, Port Carling, Ontario P0B1J0, Canada
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Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Port Carling
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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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
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights as part of a two week stay in Ontario, aiming to relax after a busy time in Toronto. We certainly managed that, staying in a lovely part of Muskoka. The hotel is perhaps 6 or 8 minutes drive from Port Carling and ideally suited to exploring Lakes Joseph, Rousseu and Muskoka. We couldn't fault... More

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Cambridge, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My adult daughter, myself and her small/medium sized dog stayed here for 2 nights in July 2014. The location was awesome, we walked the trail, swam in beautiful Lake Joseph, jumped off the raft and took our dog to an out of the way spot to swim to her heart's delight. The room was fabulous, the food was exceptional, the... More

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Toronto, Canada
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21 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here during the August 2014 long weekend, and we thought the Inn was beautiful. Overall, we would stay here again, but here are some thoughts: **ROOM** We stayed as part of the Inn rooms (not the cottages), and although the room was small, it was functional and was kept nicely. Rooms in the Inn can... More

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Mississauga, Canada
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10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had seen the Sherwood Inn well revised and stopped by for lunch. We sat outside with a view of Lake Joseph and shared a charcuterie appetizer, followed by a shared fish and chips. Both were excellent and we were impressed with the generosity of the portion sizes. We lingered in the grounds and sat on Muskoka chairs by the... More

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Mississauga, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I stayed over for one night before participating in a triathlon in Bala. We were charged $394.37 for one night without breakfast. Realizing the cost I expected an exceptional Maplewood room and although it has been renovated the building is still very dated. The air condidioner is terribly noisy to the point where we turned it off.... More

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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the inn for a peaceful break whilst in Canada and to celebrate my birthday. We had very little peace especially at night due to there being conferences at the hotel. We had a great room but it was above the lounge and over the entrance. The fire pit outside the entrance was supposed to finish by 11:30 pm... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We boarded the Wenonah II at Gravenhurst and sailed to the Sherwood Inn on Lake Joseph and stayed overnight, having dinner, breakfast and lunch for one price. Great Experience. I had this trip bookmarked for several years and finally was successful this summer - 2014. I hoped to sail on the steamship, Royal Mail Ship Segwun, North America’s oldest operating... More

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I just returned from The Sherwood Inn. We know it well; we were fortunate to spend many summers at our family cottage on Lake Joseph . Our stay at The Sherwood was only a couple of days, but the experience will last much longer. We were pleased to stay in one of the many accommodations right on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I escaped Toronto to this lovely, rustic resort for a golf long weekend. Upon registration, we knew that this was the place going to be perfect for us. Service - extra special services. All staff was pleasant, helpful and went out of their way to make sure we had every we desired. Our personal favourite experience, was... More

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Esa P, General Manager at Sherwood Inn, responded to this review

Dear TeriCanada, Thank you for selecting our resort for your and your husband's escape from the city. I was delighted to learn that most aspects of your stay were exceptional. Nice to see that Sarah's service in the dining room met your expectations. We are indeed working tirelessly to enhance our amenities on a continual basis, and the Maplewood building... More

Changzhou, China
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106 reviews 106 reviews
36 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is great, I loved the fire out front and we got room 208 which i highly recommend. The staff is great and the location is excellent as well. We did a Muskoka steam ship cruise and then over night here it was fantastic

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Esa P, General Manager at Sherwood Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your positive comments following your visit to our resort. I was pleased to learn how much you enjoyed your overnight cruise on the Wenonah, the Muskoka fleet ship, to our resort last Wednesday. Its only fitting that since we are celebrating our 75th anniversary this year that we have been able to resurrect... More

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Address: 1090 Sherwood Road, Port Carling, Ontario P0B1J0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Muskoka District > Port Carling
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sherwood Inn 4*
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Also Known As:
Delta Sherwood Hotel Port Carling
Delta Port Carling
Port Carling Delta
Sherwood Inn Muskoka District/Port Carling, Ontario

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Celebrating 75 years in 2014 Nestled among towering century-old pines at the very edge of Muskoka's sparkling Lake Joseph, Sherwood Inn is a retreat unlike any other. •Muskoka Ontario resort vacations •Waterfront Muskoka inn •Resort wedding facility •In house wedding & group catering services •Muskoka resort vacation packages •Onsite health spa •Ontario conference, meeting & reunion facilities •Championship golf courses nearby Among the most authentic Ontario Inns, each guestroom and cottage suite at the Sherwood Inn is decorated to reflect the traditional character of Muskoka, and is complete with every modern convenience you would expect from a Muskoka hotel. Many rooms feature cozy wood-burning fireplaces and jacuzzi tubs. Open year round, Sherwood Inn guests can enjoy abundant on-site activities as well many Port Carling Attractions. Visitors to our elegant Inn at Lake Joseph experience gracious hospitality, luxurious pampering, and absolute tranquility. Plan a relaxing getaway today and experience life at one of the most majestic Ontario Inns, the Sherwood Inn on Lake Joseph in beautiful Muskoka, Ontario! Visit us once. Love us forever. Welcome to Sherwood Inn on Lake Joseph, Muskoka's preeminent traditional lakeside inn, offering breathtaking surroundings, tasteful accommodations, fine dining, exceptional facilities, upscale amenities and unparalleled service in the heart of Muskoka, Ontario. Sherwood Inn provides the perfect getaway, blending the charm of old Muskoka with the comfort and indulgence of modern day amenities. Located close to all the most popular Muskoka area attractions, including three eighteen-hole championship golf courses, guests at Sherwood Inn can enjoy everything this Ontario cottage country destination has to offer. ... more   less 
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