Elmhirst’s Resort is an all season cottage resort and conference facility. It offers a spa, excellent dining and a host of activities for the whole family. Our collection of 30 individual cottages is nestled on the pretty shore of Rice Lake. It is managed by a fifth generation of Elmhirst family and continues to offer the very best of the Kawarthas — much of it grown here, raised here or sourced from our very own 240-acre property.

Elmhirst’s Resort has a great reputation for developing and delivering unique experiences in all areas of it’s guest offerings. We are a member of the Destination Canada Signature Experience Collection.

This property is the cornerstone of the Elmhirst’s Resort experience, and we’re committed to preserving it. Toward that end, we pride ourselves on environmental sustainability. In every aspect of our operation, we strive to use resources respectfully, and are always looking for new ways to ensure the land’s continued majesty. Elmhirst’s Resort is proud to have achieved Gold level compliance with the sustainability standards of Sustainable Tourism 2030, North America’s largest tourism sustainability accreditation program.

Elmhirst’s Resort seeks diversity in it’s team and endeavours to help all of it’s team members reach their goals at work and beyond. Creativity is at the core of our brand. We love to share stories with our team members and help them form new friendships with each other and our guests. We encourage all team members to contribute ideas whatever role they might be involved in on our team. We are proud to say almost every member of our leadership group was promoted to their role from within the organization.

Elmhirst’s Resort is honoured to have been awarded the Tourism Industry Award of Excellence as Tourism Employer of the Year for 2019.

Contact Joan Tammaro  today about joining our team!

  • Joan Tammaro
    Joan Tammaro Human Resources

“We respectfully acknowledge Elmhirst’s Resort is located on the Treaty 20 Michi Saagiig territory and in the traditional territory of the Michi Saagiig and Chippewa Nations, collectively known as the Williams Treaties First Nations, which include: Curve Lake, Hiawatha, Alderville, Scugog Island, Rama, Beausoleil, and Georgina Island First Nations.

Elmhirst’s Resort respectfully acknowledges that the Williams Treaties First Nations are the stewards and caretakers of these lands and waters in perpetuity, and that they continue to maintain this responsibility to ensure their health and integrity for generations to come.”

Current Openings


SATURDAY ALL YOU CAN EAT ROAST BEEF DINNER 🔥 Join us every Saturday night in the Wild Blue Yonder Pub for Elmhirst’s Own Family Style All You Can Eat Roast Beef Dinner.

In a casual and relaxed setting, our family style service brings food and people together with platters of food to share. Your family / group will share:

Green Salad
Roast Beef (Carved to order in the kitchen to allow different doneness
Mashed potatoes
Roasted seasonal vegetables
Horseradish and red wine gravy on the side
Side of freshly baked rolls and butter
Chef’s feature dessert
$29.95 per adult, $11.95 per child. † Taxes, beverages and gratuities are additional. Reservations required for dine-in. Available Saturdays only.
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A beautiful tradition every year #lovelocal #historymatters Posted @withrepost • @langpioneer Get into the merriment of the season with Christmas by Candlelight taking place Saturday & Sunday, December 3 & 4 from 4 pm to 8 pm each night at Lang Pioneer Village Museum! Join along in a carol sing, tour the village by wagon ride, meet Father Christmas and learn about the origins of Christmas traditions we celebrate today. On Sunday, witness a live nativity by the Keene United Church. Delighting the sights, sounds and smells of the holiday season with us!

For full event details, please visit https://www.langpioneervillage.ca/plan-your-visit/events/christmas-by-candlelight/. 

#WhereHistoryIsHappening #LangPioneer #ptbocounty #thekawarthas #experienceKN #ChristmasByCandlelight #Christmas

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#alwaysfree the tools for cottage #winterfun ! #elmhirstplay #winter #winterreels #getoutsideandplay #holidaymagic #snowshoeing #tobogganing #curling #skating #hockey #kawarthas #ontariotravel #resortsofontario
Another perfect wedding 💫 ELMHIRST’S Resort provides the perfect backdrop year-round for your special day! #ElmhirstMarry #weddingreels #weddingphotography #weddingdress #wedding #weddinginspo #weddingvibes #weddings #kawarthas @chloe_the_brain_carter 🍁🌻
The holiday season is here! Some creative seasonal decor welcomes our guests.
#elmhirstplay #holidaymagic 💫 #wintervibes #reels #winterreels #holidayreels #travelreels #winterdecor #snowman⛄ #believeinmagic #travelawesome #travelinspiration #winterfun

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