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Fern Resort

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  • Excellent48%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages”(23 reviews)
“dog sledding”(20 reviews)
“mini golf”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

If you like lots of activity options (or even if not), this is the place to go. Our family added up how many things we did over a long weekend, and we got to over 30 things (including golf, batting cage, high ropes, volleyball, mini...More

1  Thank Glenn T
Response from FernResort, General Manager at Fern ResortResponded 10 August 2015

Thanks Glenn for posting your review. I am glad to hear your family participated in countless activities and had a good time doing so. I appreciate your comments regarding our staff. They are the life blood of the resort and they truly have created the...More

Reviewed 29 July 2015

My family (husband, 10 year old son, 7 year old daughter and I) stayed at Fern Resort for 3 days ( Friday July 10 to Sunday July 12). We picked a second floor suite in the Fireside Inn which looked out on the Boat/Fishing dock....More

1  Thank cneuhold
Response from FernResort, General Manager at Fern ResortResponded 10 August 2015

Thank you for your comments and posting your review on Tripadvisor. It sounds like you and your family enjoyed yourselves and the resort was a good fit for a family getaway. The rolls and honey have been a Fern Resort staple for over a century...More

Reviewed 17 July 2015

Very relaxing stay with many activity choices, great food, lovely facilities...very pleased. The resort's website is quite underwhelming and doesn't do this resort justice - so glad we used tripadvisor ratings to help us choose where to stay. And I am back to add to...More

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Response from FernResort, General Manager at Fern ResortResponded 10 August 2015

Thank your posting your comments on Tripadvisor. Your comments are appreciated and I am so glad you and your family enjoyed yourselves. We are close to relaunching a new website shortly which will be Ferntastic! Thanks again for your comments and I look forward to...More

Reviewed 16 July 2015

Tons of activities for families regardless of what season it is. The staff was friendly and helpful. Very easy to find the hotel as well. Located in a great area. Didn't cost us an arm and a leg! My family will be back for sure!More

1  Thank Megan L
Response from FernResort, General Manager at Fern ResortResponded 28 July 2015

Thank you Megan from Buffalo for your review and comments about Fern Resort. Fern Resort is happy to see so many American guests returning year after year with their families to experience our great Canadian hospitality. Hope this becomes a family tradition and we see...More

Reviewed 13 July 2015

35 family members from BC, Alberta, Ontario and the USA met at Fern Resort for a family reunion on July 11-13, 2015. This resort was perfect! All meals were provided, accommodations were simple but adequate and there were many activities for all family members who...More

2  Thank Marya M
Response from FernResort, General Manager at Fern ResortResponded 28 July 2015

Thank you very much for extensive review of your family reunion held here at Fern Resort recently. It sounds like we had something for everyone and the venue was a perfect fit for your varying ages and tastes. It must be a difficult task to...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
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US$397 - US$763 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Orillia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$397 - US$763 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Orillia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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snipps
15 March 2017|
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Response from funskigirl | Reviewed this property |
3 meals/day, activities and evening entertainment is included. BYOB and snacks for in-between meals. It was a win for us, but find the prices steep and the rooms are run-down. Most staff at the resort are young and... More
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wendyb0
21 December 2016|
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Response from FernResort | Property representative |
Hi Wendyb0. We can reserve you a room with a tentative reservation over the phone. We do require a deposit that can be made by cheque after you make a tentative reservation. Once you arrive, you can simply pay the balance... More
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"Do some research. Many rooms overlook the parking lot. Some look at the lake. There are rooms in multiple..."
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"Many stairs in some areas"
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"Don't accept a pull out couch to sleep on."
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"Not sure if there's an elevator, had to schlep luggage up stairs."
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