Best of Toronto 2013: Family Resorts
Winner: Fern Resort
Our readers have spoken! We have our winner for the Best Family Resort in Ontario... with some close honourable mentions. Thank you to everyone who voted! These are your top 5 Family Resorts.
1st Place and Winner of Best Family Resort in Ontario:
4432 Fern Resort Road, Orillia, ON L3V 6H5 | 800-567-3376
Fern Resort is family owned and operated resort located on the shores of beautiful Lake Couchiching near Orillia Ontario. Fern Resort has been welcoming guests for over 115 years offering a fun and friendly all-inclusive vacations for families. Wonderful meals with lots of variety, activity programs and kids clubs, as well as nightly entertainment are just the beginnings of Fern Resorts offering to your family. Whether its a weekend getaway, Summer or Winter vacation, or just a night away Fern is the right mix of fun and hospitality. With over 110 years of experience, we have designed our lakeside resort, our programs and our packages to provide you with an experience that will leave you with so many fond memories you will be looking forward to a return visit!
2nd Place - Shamrock Lodge
1090 Shamrock Road, Muskoka, ON P0B 1J0 | 705-765-3177
Shamrock Lodge is a full-service all inclusive four-season resort and conference facility located on the pristine shores of Lake Rosseau in Port Carling just 2 hours north of Toronto, Ontario. Owned and operated by the Bryant Family for the past 30 years, Shamrock Lodge offers unrivalled personal service, spectacular lakeside dining, meeting, and wedding facilities, and traditional Muskoka waterfront style accommodations. We offer many family packages. Visit our all inclusive beach resort where there is no shortage of fun!
3rd Place - Clevelands House Resort
1040 Juddhaven Road, Muskoka, ON P0B 1G0 | 888-567-1177
For over over 135 years, Clevelands House has been one of Muskoka's proudest resort traditions, overlooking beautiful Lake Rosseau. We excel in unforgettable family vacations, reunions, and conferences. Clevelands House boasts a beautiful property rich in history. We offer Ontario’s largest and most extensive children’s program. Our Cleve’s Kids Club offers daily land and water-based activities for kids of all ages with an emphasis on fun, learning, and safety. We truly "take care of everything!"
4th Place - Rocky Crest Golf Resort
Hamer Bay Road, Parry Sound, ON P0C 1H0 | 866-323-3305
Located 2 hours from Toronto, Rocky Crest is a full service resort positioned on Lake Joseph in Muskoka. Situated on 700 acres and featuring one of Canada’s top golf courses. We consistently provide a variety of high quality service and lifestyle experiences in a pristine setting, while being attentive to individual needs. Your little ones will find lots to do at Rocky Crest Golf Resort, where we treat each young guest as a VIP. We offer a wide range of programs and services that kids are sure to enjoy and moms and dads will appreciate.
5th Place - Lumina Resort
1348 Fox Point Road, Dwight, ON P0A 1H0 | 705-635-2991
Lumina is a family run resort nestled in the heart of Muskoka on beautiful Lake of Bays. Our 250 acres of land hosts 37 cottages of sizes varying from 2 to 10 people. With over a mile of shoreline, our own private island, a safe sandy beach, 5 guest boat slips, and a staff that treats you more like family than just a customer, Lumina is the perfect place to vaction. So come and stay with us, you'll leave with stories, memories, and a much bigger family.
Congratulations again to all the winners and thank you to everyone who participated!