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Great Blue Resorts - Lantern Bay Resort

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Lantern Bay Resort, a Great Blue Resort property, is located on the Severn River, just north of Sparrow Lake in the Muskokas. We are 10 minutes south of Gravenhurst and just an hour and a half from the GTA. Families can enjoy great fishing, boat rentals, playground and kid’s activities. Resort Cottages accommodate up to 6 people comfortably and offer a wide range of stunning Muskoka scenery!
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Free Parking
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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We rented a private cottage at this resort and had a wonderful time. We really enjoyed canoeing on the lake and having campfires at the back of the cottage. The desk host was wonderfully helpful and was able to help us with all our needs, from canoe reservations, to ice
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We stayed at Lantern Bay for one week and had an amazing time there. The cottage was very clean, staff was super friendly. The kids loved the beach and the pool. It was beautiful. In terms of booking - we asked specific questions about the unit and it’s location. The staff
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Response from Heidi W, General Manager at Great Blue Resorts - Lantern Bay Resort
Responded Aug. 18, 2018
Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Lantern Bay Resort. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to welcoming you back in future!
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This place is a money trap no matter for renting or for buying. We purchased this place bieng told that this would be great way to own a cottage and not pay the price of a full cottage. So we bought and joined th rental program where they take care of everything including 50% of
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Response from Kelly J, Front Office Manager at Great Blue Resorts - Lantern Bay Resort
Responded Jul. 24, 2018
Hello James, Thank you for your valuable feedback. We need our owner feedback so we can improve our purchasing/renting program. Please reach out to us at the office so we can discuss this further, and come up with a solution to the issues you have outlined. Kelly J
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We did not book through trip advisor but stayed here because a friend owns a property. So we don't know what the booking process is like. However, if you are looking for a chill place to rest and get away from the city. This is the place to come. We came up the 20-24 of October
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Positives - friendly staff - quiet at night -pool Negatives - trailer was not cleaned. There was a lot of dog hair, some in balls around the trailer. Coffee stain and sugar on counter, dirty linens and towels left on the beds, glass doors covered in dog slobber. - front desk
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spacious cottage (the bathtub/shower)
View from the cottage
View from inside the cabin. Unit # 47 Riverside Village
Inside the cottage.
Living Room
"Cabins to the back of the park (away from the lake) seemed to be more quiet."
"Lakeview is better than standard"
"Don't stay here"
"Definitely get lakeside rooms"
"Free wifi available near to main lobby lodge. Limited cell coverage."
CanadaOntarioMuskoka DistrictGravenhurst
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