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Last Minute Kawartha Cottage Escape

Jump on this last minute Hot Summer Deal – We’ve had some cancellations which have opened up some rare availability in July. Choose from a 2 bedroom Superior Cottage between July 7-14, 2018* or a lovely 3 Bedroom Deluxe Cottage between July 28-Aug 4, 2018. Our Guest Services team are ready to take your last…

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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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Great dates in July and August available

Still planning your summer getaway? Elmhirst’s Resort can be your summer cottage destination! A few cancellations have opened up some great dates in July & August. Full and partial weeks available – please contact our guest services for details. We will be happy to look at all of the available dates to find something that will…

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Visit the Gallery at Elmhirst’s

We were excited to host local photographer, Margaret Hamilton’s exhibit, part of the recent SPARK Photo Festival in April. The Spark event was our first to utilize our new art/photography hanging system located downstairs adjacent the The SPA at Elmhirst’s. On display for the next three months, the Gallery at Elmhirst’s is once again home to stunning photography pieces….

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Pool Renovation

Take a look at our bright & freshly renovated indoor pool. New doors, lighting and wall coverings makes the pool area feel so much brighter and open, and the new windows bring the outside in. Much of the extensive renovation has been completed. Still to come, renovation of the change rooms, rinse off shower and…

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Making Memories with Mother Daughter Travel

Writer Michele Peterson on bonding with her daughters through the years with vacations to Ontario’s cottage country, Orlando and Palm Springs. Making Memories with Mother-Daughter Travel – WestJet Magazine With their shaggy white hooves and long-lashed gazes, the Clydesdale horses grazing on the pastures along the shore of Rice Lake look as relaxed as my…

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Pink Moon and Bloom

Have you ever seen a pink moon over Rice Lake? Our guests had the chance to do a little romantic star gazing with a one-night escape to Elmhirst’s Resort. Staying in one of our cozy lakefront cottages, we welcomed the Full Pink Moon in style with a carefully crafted menu to celebrate local, fresh, delicious ingredients. Be…

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Canadian Geographic: 7 spots to explore along eastern Ontario’s Canadian Canoe Route

7 spots to explore along eastern Ontario’s Canadian Canoe Route Connect with Canada’s past and present on this network of waterways between Peterborough, Ont. and the nation’s capital. 7 spots to explore along eastern Ontario’s Canadian Canoe Route The Ottawa River Valley bills itself as the Whitewater Capital of the World, and no wonder: roiling…

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