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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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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Wine Women and Canvas Weekend 2018

Fun. Spring. Friends. Wine. Art. Food. Our #WineWomenCanvas Weekend guests checked in to their lakeside cottages, complete with a welcome basket & greetings from our team. A social gathering in the Conservatory at 7pm kicked off the weekend. Participants got to meet the featured artist, Jill Boschulte, while sampling some wine and snacks. The itinerary for the weekend was…

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Moonlight in March Magic

On March 3rd, 2018, we hosted a special one night package – the weather, the moon and the evening on the boardwalk was perfect. This rare 1 night escape to Elmhirst’s was only available on March 3rd.  Our guests came to enjoy a specially curated 3 course dinner with optional wine/beer pairing followed by cocktails on the boardwalk…

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Time for Tree Tapping

Milder temperatures have sap flowing already. The warmer days and not so cold nights have the maple trees responding early. Our maple syrup making at Elmhirst’s Resort is a tradition started by Peter Elmhirst as an opportunity to share the enthusiasm for this Canadian spring ritual with his grandchildren, having them take part in the…

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Family Day 2018

Family Day Weekend was off to a flying start on Saturday with lots of smiling faces enjoying everything from cookie decorating and colouring in the morning to a horse drawn sleigh ride with our Clydesdales, Bob and Mac. The lake was active with ice fishing and even guests arriving by airplane on skis to enjoy…

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