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Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa

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Barrington, NH
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29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Surprised how secluded this resort is. Not much to do in the surrounding area. We enjoyed the water sports. The pools were nice. Boat trip goes out once daily at 2:30pm weather permitting. Fire at night was canceled due to area weather conditions. Breakfast was very nice. Did not have dinner at the hotel as upon check in at 4:30pm... More 

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Bobcaygeon, Canada
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48 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Spent another night at Sir Sam's and as usual we were not disappointed. Our room had a king size bed, jacuzzi tub and a private balcony overlooking Eagle Lake. Fernando, our personable host, gave us a warm greeting and an overview of the inn facilities. We enjoyed the lake, pool and water spa before dinner. Daniel did a great job... More 

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Fernando M, General Manager at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa, responded to this review

Thank you Gord B, The pleasure was truly all ours to be able to welcome you back at Sir Sam's Inn & Spa. Thank you for the kind words. We hope you have a wonderful end to your summer and we look forward to the next time you decide to join us again. If I can ever be or assistance... More 

Ontario, Canada
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here several times and it is always amazing. I love the setting on the lake and the intimate dining room. Although parts of the Inn are dated they are working away at freshening it up. The staff are all lovely, several having been there for quite a long time which personal I think speaks volumes. We have... More 

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Fernando M, General Manager at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for the review CanHardlyWait2, We truly appreciate the remarks, Chef Adams and his team work so hard to try and make every single night an event for the wonderful guests that join us thru the Inn or come by locally to celebrate Anniversary's and Birthdays and many other special milestones with us. It is always... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I are on a road trip though the East coast of Canada and needed a couple of days to recharge our batteries for our anniversary. This place makes you relax, whether you pootle around on the lake on the paddleboards / kayaks or try each of the buttons in the spa pool. They are missing a trick... More 

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Fernando M, General Manager at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa, responded to this review

Thank you "KennyDies" We are glad you are enjoying yourselves trekking thru our beautiful nation and also had a chance to relax at Sir Sam's for a couple of nights along the way. It sounds like you certainly got to partake in a lot of our waterfront activities as well as relax in our Waterspa :-) We hope you enjoy... More 

Castries, St. Lucia
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106 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sir Sam Inn: After a very long drive we arrived at the Sir Sam Resort. We travelled a long distance specifically to stay at this resort in hopes of finding a place we would like and return to. Our room was very small, nothing like the photos on their web site, no air conditioning but it was clean and adequate... More 

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Fernando M, General Manager at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa, responded to this review

Good day "TheTravellingPirate" We thank you for your review as we take all feed back both positive and negative to heart to try and both maintain our high standards and also help improve on each and everyone of our guests future stays with us. I was aware that you chose not to stay but the interaction and your comments regarding... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are on a road trip and decided to treat ourselves as it was our wedding anniversary, we had no plans and found this 'little slice of paradise'. We stayed for 2 nights and had the most amazing time. The building and environment are superb, totally overlooking the lake, which has free access to non motorised water... More 

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Fernando M, General Manager at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa, responded to this review

Thank you bertie93 for choosing to spend a couple of nights with us in our very own version of a little slice of paradise :-) We absolutely loved hosting you for your anniversary. We wish you a wonderful rest of your trip while in Canada and invite you to join us again if and when you make your way back... More 

Hamilton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just spent 4 amazing nights at Sir Sam's Inn in the Haliburton area. Great room overlooking the water, fabulous food and attentive, 1st class service. The room rate included breakfast (cold buffet of fruit, juices, cereal, yogurt and pastries plus a choice of 3 hot breakfast items) and 3 course gourmet dinner that changes every day!! The room rate also... More 

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Fernando M, General Manager at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa, responded to this review

Good day psmithhamilton, Thank you so very much for the overwhelmingly positive review. We try very hard to give each and every one of our guests the personalized service they are looking for. We are happy to have met you and welcome you to the Sir Sam's family. I wish you and yours a wonderful summer. Hope to see you... More 

Georgetown, Canada
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We have stayed at Sir Sam's several times over the years but never in the summer. This year we decided to do just that. As with past visits we stayed in one of the Northwood's rooms by the lake. We had a comfy King size bed with a lovely view of the setting sun over the lake. The room had... More 

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Fernando M, General Manager at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa, responded to this review

Thank you for the review "Born2Rebel" I am very glad that you enjoyed your time with us and seemed to get so much time swimming during your recent stay. I appreciate the comments regarding the Inn and our rooms. I can assure you that we take all feedback seriously as this is the only way to both maintain our high... More 

Wheatley, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Just returned from a two nite summer get-away at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa celebrating our 37th anniversary. An awesome place and location. Special thanks out to Fernando the manager there for all the friendship, great food and excellent staff. The view is absolutely beautiful and the grounds. Will return in the winter season.

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Fernando M, General Manager at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa, responded to this review

Thank you "Mike L" for the kind sentiments, It was our pleasure to have both you and your lovely spouse celebrate your 37 Anniversary with us at Sir Sam's Inn & Spa I very much look forward to having you back this winter. I hope you both have a wonderful summer. Please reach out to me directly when you are... More 

Ontario, Canada
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

We stayed at Sir Sam's for the Canada day weekend. To me nothing says Canada like a weekend at a lake so we hoped Sir Sam's would be the right choice. We were both very impressed with the property, the room, the staff and the food. We stayed in upper floor of the bungalows with a perfect view of the... More 

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Fernando M, General Manager at Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa, responded to this review

Thank you "East Travels" for the overwhelming positive review. We are so happy that we got to meet the two of you and more importantly that you both got to enjoy our resort as well as were able to relax and rejuvenate in your time with us. I am very proud to work with a wonderful team that all seems... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Location. Sir Sam's Inn & Spa is an adults-oriented resort nestled in the Haliburton Highlands right in the heart of cottage country at the base of Eagle Lake, Ontario, Canada. This historical boutique Inn was establish in 1919 and is surrounded by quaint villages, majestic hills and more than 6,000 lakes. The Haliburton Wildlife Center and several golf courses are near the hotel. Hotel Features. Sir Sam's Inn & Spa was once the estate of Sir Samuel Hughes, the government minister who led Canada's military during WWI. This stone-and-timber historical mansion is constructed along Eagle Lake's scenic shoreline. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa

Address: 1491 Sir Sam's Road, Eagle Lake, Ontario K0M 1M0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Kenora District > Eagle Lake
Price Range: $204 - $278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Sir Sam`s Inn And Waterspa
Sir Sam`s Inn & Water Hotel Eagle Lake
Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa Eagle Lake, Ontario, Canada
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