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Fern Resort

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  • Average12%
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“all ages”(23 reviews)
“dog sledding”(20 reviews)
“mini golf”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed August 4, 2014

Fern does many things very well. The organized programs for kids and adults are great. Front-line staff were universally friendly and accommodating. Nothing at Fern ever felt crowded; we were always able to participate in what we wanted and use any of the facilities without...More

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Response from FernResort, General Manager at Fern ResortResponded August 11, 2014

Thank you for posting your comments regarding your recent stay with us at Fern Resort, and welcome back! I certainly appreciate your positive comments regarding activity programs and the entertainment. Our front line staff are very in-tune with meeting and exceeding our guests’ expectations and...More

Reviewed July 29, 2014

We went as a large-ish group staying in three cottages for an in-law's birthday celebration. Our cottage had two double beds and a pull out couch. Opening the door I immediately noticed the great view of the lake out the patio doors, which was even...More

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Response from FernResort, General Manager at Fern ResortResponded August 11, 2014

Thank you for posting your comments and thank you for joining us at Fern this summer as large family group. The views of Lake Couchiching are incredible from the Edgewater Cottages and I can't think of a better westerly view from any resort in Ontario....More

Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

We were just at the Fern for the first the weekend of July, 2014. Lots of activities for all age groups and interests. Good food. Great entertainment. I loved Fantasy Circus. Full of history. You wouldn't know this place is over 100 years old so...More

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Response from FernResort, Owner at Fern ResortResponded July 27, 2014

Thank you for your kind comments. Meeting and connecting with the guests of Fern is always a highlight. Although we did not get you waterskiing, it was great sharing our love of Italy. As much as I enjoy talking with repeat guests and sharing stories...More

Reviewed July 13, 2014

We just spent a weekend at the Fern and just loved it. The resort is ideal for family's with all age groups,with so many activities for our 5 year old that we are already talking about our next trip back. With pretty well all activities...More

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Response from FernResort, General Manager at Fern ResortResponded July 27, 2014

Thank you for posting your comments on TripAdvisor and I am glad to hear you enjoyed your family's stay so much. Our all-inclusive product is a great benefit for families on vacation. As you mentioned you are not pulling your wallet out at every turn...More

Reviewed July 11, 2014

Fern resort is a great place for a family vacations. There are lots of activities for the young ones and most are done through a supervised program so mom and dad can get in some of their own fun as well such as kayaking or...More

Thank Don D
Response from FernResort, General Manager at Fern ResortResponded July 13, 2014

Thank you for posting your comments and thank you for staying with us at Fern Resort. Kids of all ages genuinely love our supervised activity programs. These programs and traditional resort facilities used to be the cornerstone of the Ontario resort-vacation product. At one time...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
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$353 - $795 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Orillia
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$353 - $795 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Orillia
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snipps
March 15, 2017|
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Response from funskigirl | Reviewed this property |
3 meals/day, activities and evening entertainment is included. BYOB and snacks for in-between meals. It was a win for us, but find the prices steep and the rooms are run-down. Most staff at the resort are young and... More
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wendyb0
December 21, 2016|
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Response from FernResort | Property representative |
Hi Wendyb0. We can reserve you a room with a tentative reservation over the phone. We do require a deposit that can be made by cheque after you make a tentative reservation. Once you arrive, you can simply pay the balance... More
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"Many stairs in some areas"
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"Don't accept a pull out couch to sleep on."
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"Not sure if there's an elevator, had to schlep luggage up stairs."
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"Waterfront cottages were beautiful."
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