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We had visited The Briars many times in the past 10 years or so as a couple as well as with family. The decline of the resort was slow at first, but has been accelerating. The rooms are shabby and the furniture is in dire...More
We stayed for three nights at the Briars at the Chipshot cottage.
The cottage is large, comfortable beds, flat screen tv, wifi, electric fireplace, two large bathrooms, wonderful covered deck and patio overlooking the lake. The kitchen area is very small. Just one extra shelf...More
Unexpected weekend getaway at the fantastic Briars another world on Lake Simcoe, much more than expected. This delightful resort was built in 1886. A different feel in every nock and cranny with pocket doors stain glass wallpaper and wainscot, old school charming heritage.
Sorry to say this is our last visit to The Briars. The complaints I had last year have not been resolved - the service is abysmal. We were really looking forward to our Thanksgiving weekend away, and hoped that The Briars would have taken a...More
The place has an old world charm. The main house has lots of character. Friendly staff. Excellent food. The grounds are beautiful. The cottages are a bit outdated and things need some upkeep, but the place is exceptional, very relaxing and beautiful. Looking forward to...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
$179 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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Response from BriarsResort | Property representative |
A lot will depend upon the weather, with a bit more snow we will have our cross country ski trails up soon, snow shoeing and hiking on our walking trails as well. Inside we've got a solarium indoor pool with a... More
A lot will depend upon the weather, with a bit more snow we will have our cross country ski trails up soon, snow shoeing and hiking on our walking trails as well. Inside we've got a solarium indoor pool with a hot tub and sauna, along with a games room and fitness area. Within a 15 min drive there is
an outdoor activity area called the ROC with tubing, toboggan hill, skating rink and more ..
Thanks for asking, please don't hesitate to call us if you wish a bit more details. 1- 800-465-2376 Bob
Response from HughatTheBriars | Property representative |
Hi Judy G. Hugh here from The Briars. The Golf Club is right beside our cottages - about a two minute drive or ten minute walk from the inn. Discount coupons (prime time) are $65. We have B and B or all-inclusive packages... More
Hi Judy G. Hugh here from The Briars. The Golf Club is right beside our cottages - about a two minute drive or ten minute walk from the inn. Discount coupons (prime time) are $65. We have B and B or all-inclusive packages. If you phone our res team they can put together a package for you to consider. Best wishes.
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"Try to book rooms closer to the main property if you want to easily use facilities!"