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Central Square, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

This wonderful place was easy to find on the trail because they put up many signs ., The food was wonderful and the staff, especially a young man named Jeff, was very friendly. Our room was quaint and "lodge-y". The view was beautiful and it was very quiet.

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Kingston, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Bedroom in lodge looked very nice, but bed was rock hard to sleep on. Kept waking up and having to turn over as sides getting really sore from hard mattress. Also disappointed that the rooms had no Wifi. You could get very limited internet in the dining room, but it didn't work most of the time. We got a room... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

The parking lot smells like raw sewage the food taste bland and service is very poor the waitress would bring was a high chair for us. The buffet is old cooked food with very little choice. The host is very cold toward outsider will not make eye with and you get ignored the whole time you are there.

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Bracebridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Great for a quiet getaway. Basic but very comfortable, had a room facing the lake with a nice deck, steps to the beach. Food is excellent, stayed here before and enjoyed it and wanted to return. Was not disappointed. Staff very friendly and helpful, and it is close to the town and that has some treasure so explore.

Thank Cynthia D
Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

Spent one night in August Didn't know that rooms 1 to 5 are not facing the lake. Other rooms face the lake which is beautiful It was very basic accommodation ...and I mean BASIC! Room 5 had some doors connecting it to a side corridor was was a bit weird and scary at night.

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Bolton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Spectacle Lake Lodge is an unpretentious no frills resort just east of Algonquin Park between Whitney and Barry's Bay. There are several cottages, all facing the water and some lodge rooms. It is a quiet and pretty place featuring a small kid friendly beach complete with paddle boats, canoes and life jackets for guests' use. The attractive dining room overlooks... More 

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SpectacleLakeLodge, Manager at Spectacle Lake Lodge, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope you can getaway again! More 

Brampton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We have stayed at Spectacle Lake Lodge a number of times, and always had a great experience. This time couldn't have been much better, with excellent weather, plenty of time to enjoy the beach, swim, and use the free kayaks and canoes. This lodge is a great place to go for a quiet, relaxing getaway. We (my wife and I,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We spent a night here last week, while passing through the area. The property is beautiful, sited on a south-facing point on pretty Spectacle Lake. The grounds are professionally landscaped and impeccably maintained. There are both a sandy beach and a nice flat rock point. All of the cabins are very close to the water and have great lake views.... More 

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Trenton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We brought my aunt here while she was visiting from England to give her a taste of the true Canadian experience. The cabin was lovely, the food was fantastic and the service was above and beyond. She is still talking about her time at Spectacle Lake Lodge and wishes she hadn't been too chicken to come swimming! She's planning on... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My husbanc and I have stayed here in the winter (never in summer). The snowmobile trails are great and the scenery is beautiful. There is a lodge and several cabins. We have only ever stayed in a cabin. They are very clean and met all our needs. Our cabin had 2 bedrooms, a washroom and a small living area. Besides... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Spectacle Lake Lodge! Our lodge has 9 cottages, 5 lodge rooms, 140 occupancy gourmet restaurant, bar and fireside lounge, beach, terrace conference center, dock, hot tub and trails. All accommodations have A/C, fully winterized, potable tap water, flat panel TVs with 120+ channels and most have fireplaces. We LOVE hosting families, ATVers, snowmobilers, poker-runs, weddings, business retreats and travelers of all descriptions. We are family-owned and operated and you will not find a higher level of service and care. WiFi is available in the lounge. Take care. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spectacle Lake Lodge

Address: 202 Spectacle Lake Road, Barry's Bay, Ontario K0J 2C0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Barry's Bay
Price Range: $91 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Spectacle Lake Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Spectacle Lake Hotel Barry`s Bay
Spectacle Lake Lodge Ontario, Canada
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