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The Highlands Motel

15102 Highway 35 (1064 Omagaki Road) | Haliburton, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0, Canada
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Ranked #2 of 9 Minden B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
OwenSunshine2010 Brooklin, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Brooklin, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each year a group of friends get together for an annual Golf tournament at the Blairhampton Golf course which is less than 10 minutes from The Highlands. In past years we have been sleeping on floors, tents, sharing beds and a bathrooms. I'm not complaining we had fun but as we get older we want some comfort. This year we... More

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Oshawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed at the Highlands Motel on the long weekend in May, it was our first stop on a 4 day motorcycle trip. We stayed in the cabin, it was very nice and cozy. It has a full kitchen, double or queen bed (cannot remember which one) and a bunk bed futon, could sleep 6 people. The washroom was small... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Not enough characters to express how terrific this place is. The staff, setting, finishing, facilities. We stayed in the "Moose Lodge" with our two kids 3 and 6 years old. Everyone had a terrific time. In fact tonight we will relive the whole experience with a slide show on the TV! Our kids especially loved having bicycle races on the... More

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Hamilton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

My daughter and I recently spent 3 nights in the beautiful loft unit at The Highlands Motel. We were very pleased with the natural pine beauty, cleanliness and well planned lay out of this lovely unit! The beds and multitude of good quality pillows and bedding were appreciated as were the very pretty views and all the little extras like... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I travel for work frequently and stay at a lot of motels, lodges and B and Bs across South Eastern Ontario. I have not yet taken the time to write a single review about any of them because they have all so far been average.... with this place being the exception. The Highlands Motel was nothing short of excellent. After... More

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Innisfil, ON
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

After having stayed for one night in September, we vowed to return with friends in the winter. When one couple suggested they wanted to go to Haliburton for the Family Day weekend, we convinced them to choose the Highlands, and one couple soon turned into five. A fabulous winter weekend ensued, as skiing, snowshoeing,and good restaurants were all within easy... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We have stayed at this great motel numerous times over the past 8 years and have never been disappointed. Over the last three years we have seen many improvements to the room and especially the Lodge which is a kitchen, dining and entertainment room for the use of all guests. The owners, who live on site, are very attentive and... More

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Ottawa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

The property is very well cared for and is an obvious source of pride for the owners. Everything in the room was very good quality and spotlessly clean. Details - chocolate on the pillow, proper lighting, Keurig coffee machine. Friendly, helpful front counter. Stayed in a motel room that worked out great!

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Hamilton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

We spent a couple of days in the loft after our wedding. The owners, Pali and Dora couldn't have been nicer. They really go out of their way to make you feel welcome and at home. Our unit was spotlessly clean, cozy and homey. We had a wonderful time!!!! We couldn't have imagined having our honeymoon anywhere else and we... More

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Guelph
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Stayed here while up in the area for a wedding. As we were a family staying together, we booked the cottage as well as one of the standard rooms. Cottage was great at roomy and would comfortably sleep 5 (double bed, pull out futon bottom bunk, top single bunk). Good sized full kitchen for all meals that comes with dishes... More

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Address: 15102 Highway 35 (1064 Omagaki Road) | Haliburton, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Minden
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just north of Minden on Hwy 35. Clean and comfortable rooms. Rooms come with 3 piece bath, fridge, satellite LCD TV, wireless high speed internet, queen, double or triple twin beds. All rooms are non smoking. Cozy one bedroom cottage. Recreation hall with full kitchen, fire place, for gatherings, outdoor bar-b-q and fire pit. Access to a sandy beach of Twelve Mile Lake. Great restaurant next door. Year round fishing. 30 minutes to Algonquin Park. Snowmobilers and/or ATVers - come off Trail # 8, park in front of your room. ... more   less 
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