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The Irwin Inn

1390 Irwin Rd | Douro Dummer, Lakefield, Ontario K0L 2H0, Canada
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Ranked #2 of 4 Lakefield B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Toronto
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed with our 2 kids, ages 5 and 1, and our parents at this resort in July 2014. My husband and I have been many times for romantic getaways in the winter, but this was the first time we took the family and the first time in the summer. Pros: The location and nature is absolutely beautiful and breathtaking.... More

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Ottawa
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11 hotel reviews
248 helpful votes 248 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cottage we had, had two bedrooms, huge bathroom w/ soaker tub.good kitchen, and very comfortable living room. The wide entrance hallway gave the feeling of even more space. Unit has a large deck with a great view of the water- beautiful! And, best for last, a private hot tub! Spacious.

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General Manager I, General Manager at The Irwin Inn, responded to this review

Hi Lucinda12 , Thank you for taking the time to review the Inn. We are so pleased we were able to accommodate your stay. Our spa suites are quite spacious and offer the most relaxing atmosphere to truly enjoy a Stoney Lake Experience. We can't wait for you to return, perhaps a winter escape so you are able to enjoy... More

Toronto. Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

My boyfriend and I spent a wonderfully romantic weekend at the Inn a week ago. We stayed in the Lower East Spa suite and fully enjoyed the hot tub on the deck and the gloriously comfortable king-size bed. The room was rustic with a log-cabin feel, but had all the facilities we needed. We made a last-minute booking, but were... More

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General Manager I, General Manager at The Irwin Inn, responded to this review

Dear Gardinergirl, A true "kawartha" getaway - it's just what we do! P.S the Water trampoline is calling your name. Hope to see you before Labour day, but if not the Fall colours are just enticing to enjoy as well. Cheers Jennifer More

Guelph, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

we checked in may 2nd for my boyfriends surprise 30th weekend away! we checked in about 330pm Friday afternoon and were greeted by the staff which were all EXCEPTIONALLY nice to us all weekend long. We stayed in the Upper West Spa Suite, and although we did not see any other accommodations there was NOTHING like this room!! the view... More

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General Manager I, General Manager at The Irwin Inn, responded to this review

funinhotthottsun; Great to meet both of you, we are so happy you enjoyed the Inn & the lovely Spa suites. For a special occasion you can't beat enjoying your own private hot tub overlooking the lake under the stars. Next visit I hope you will be able to get out and enjoy more of the property , perhaps even a... More

Hamilton, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We went here for our 1st anniversary after we spent our honeymoon here. Loved the food. Loved the staff. Loved the room with the outdoor hot tub. We are making plans to come back at least once every two years. We found our winter getaway. LOVE IT!!

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General Manager I, General Manager at The Irwin Inn, responded to this review

Ah - Ian - you made us blush! Thank you again - we are so happy to have returning guests like yourself... our extended family ! Cheers Jennifer More

Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

This is the second year in a row that our family has spent four nights in one of the lakeside cottages at Irwin Inn. The setting is idyllic on beautiful Stoney Lake but the resort itself is is need of being spruced up a bit. That being said the staff are extremely friendly and the food is excellent with first... More

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Brooklin, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Back again for our Managers meetings from Nov 20th thru 23rd, 2013. Jennifer and Debbie were "service excellence" and looked after all our needs and always with a big smile. Fabulous retreat with home cooking. Recommended for anyone any time of the year.

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Toronto
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

We spent the whole weekend at the Irwin Inn, celebrating the Paulsen & Stephenson wedding. I can't think of a single thing I would have changed! The entire Inn was packed, with 115 people attending, with almost all of them staying at the Inn. I simply can't say enough about the warmth of the staff, the lovely rooms, and the... More

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Barrie, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

As a travel professional booking many place to visit for myself and clients, The Irwin Inn has no customer service what so ever. The managers comment on the previous review was not correct and I should let you know that they are lying about the entire situation. I am part of one of the guests in that party that she... More

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Irwininnkeeper, Owner at The Irwin Inn, responded to this review

Dennis Irwin here, first of all you are the second houseboat to come to our resort to stay overnight In the first case people were drinking all night and loud so much so that I had to refund a nights stay to the people in the cottage 30 ft from were you parked. To my surprise you arrived when my... More

Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Our recent attempted stay was met with a very rude owner and staff. We booked the trip well in advance and we were very excited to go. It was clear upon arrival that our family, friends and money were not good enough for the Irwin Inn. If you want your family and friends to feel unappreciated, then this is place... More

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General Manager I, General Manager at The Irwin Inn, responded to this review

As always regardless of the review we thank you for taking the time to post, however we do want to clarify the premise behind your review. Unfortunately, a mistake was taken in your booking with a summer staff member who didn't realize that you and your guests were arriving by a 40Ft House Boat. Our docking & facilities are not... More

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Address: 1390 Irwin Rd | Douro Dummer, Lakefield, Ontario K0L 2H0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Lakefield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Irwin Inn is a perfect family Kawartha vacation resort destination and ideal waterfront resort for couples getaways. Amenities include: a 9-hole golf course, full English riding stable & equestrian centre for horseback riding lessons and trail rides, tennis, outdoor pool, sandy beach, and countless fun and interesting activities. Accommodations range from traditional, cozy rooms in the Inn to luxurious lakeside cottages and waterfront suites with private swimming pools or hot tubs."Every once in a while you come across a place where the service is extraordinary, the food is delicious, and the staff are warm & welcoming. Once you find this place you want to return again and again." ... more   less 
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