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Saying goodbye to Summer, and hello to Fall

Summer 2018 – A Recap The days are getting shorter, and there is definitely a chill in the air as the kids head back to school and the leaves begin to change colour. It’s hard to believe it’s over, but another busy summer season of Cottage Resort life has passed. We are busily planning some…

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Tourism Marketing & Travel Media Awards of Excellence

Tourism Marketing & Travel Media Awards of Excellence Applies to marketing campaigns that promote tourism in Ontario. The marketing budget for the overall campaign must be $50,000 or more including any creative, production, media buying, printing, supplier costs or in-kind contributions. The campaign must include one or more advertising or marketing tactics including but print,…

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New Exhibit: Gallery at Elmhirst’s

September has arrived and with it the #GalleryAtElmhirsts welcomes the changing season with a new photography exhibit on display for the next two months, featuring the work of three local photographers. Peterborough resident and member of the Peterborough Photographic Society-Canada, Guy Ridgway, specializes in still life photography and is greatly influenced by the work of…

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Find Your Farm-to-Lakefront Cottage Getaway at Elmhirst’s Resort

Find Your Farm-to-Lakefront Cottage Getaway at Elmhirst’s Resort Know someone with a cottage? Now you do. Escape to Elmhirst’s Resort on Rice Lake in the Kawarthas and you’ll receive a warm, family-style welcome. After all, this four-seasons cottage resort in Keene, Ontario, a quick 20-minute drive from Peterborough and only 90 minutes from Toronto, has…

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New Fall Fitness Programs

Starting in October, get back into a regular fitness routine with us! Elmhirst’s Resort and the Spa@Elmhirst’s are excited to announce the launch of 2 brand new fitness programs. Beginning October 1, join us for weekly Aqua Fitness and Yoga classes. Aquafit, or Aerobics in the water, is a great form of exercise for anyone –  from…

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August Hot Deal!

Looking for a one or two night last minute escape before the kids go back to school? We only have a few cottages left in August – starting at $320 per night for 2 people. Only a few nights left between August 4-10 and August 18-25! Call now for specific dates – 1-800-461-1940.    

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Labour Day Weekend

Re’Treat’ yourself and discover the Kawarthas with a labour day weekend escape to Elmhirst’s Resort. Enjoy the last weekend of summer in a private lakefront cottage while enjoying all the amenities our Resort has to offer. Two onsite restaurants, our always free activities, full service spa and the weekly recreation schedule are all available. Take…

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Last Minute Kawartha Cottage Escape

Jump on this last minute Hot Summer Deal – We have some last minute availability at the end of July! Don’t miss your chance for some summer cottage fun! Call now to choose from dates in the last week of July, August 1-3, 2018 or August 28-31, 2018. Our Guest Services team are ready to…

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Dare to Pair with Jay Nutt on Energy 99.7

Our very own Culinary Team Leader, Chef Jay Nutt, was interviewed on Energy 99.7 today to talk about ‘Dare to Pair’ and ‘Dine with the Don’. You won’t want to miss listening to Jay as he talks about this unique event happening on July 7th in partnership with Westben Theatre in Campbellford. Hear from Jay…

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