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Brantford, Canada
Reviewed 28 July 2011

Wow where to start...We had a great cottage, a wonderful view, the owners were very helpful in getting us information on day trips we could take our kids. There is so much these cottages offer you, you really dont need to go anywhere but to look out the front door. But if day trips are your thing there is so...

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toronto
Reviewed 28 July 2011

We rented unit 11 for the week of July 17 2011. Its a 3 bdrm 1 bath. clean and comfortable. Working fireplace but it was to hot for a fire so we made one down at the firepit by the lake. As soon as you start a fire others come and join you and roast marshmellows and the kids love...

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Niagara Falls, Canada
Reviewed 9 November 2010

We stayed in Cottage #2 and found the cottage itself clean, cozy and comfortable. The kitchen had new looking appliances, clean serving ware and pots/pans as well as everything else we needed for making meals (utensils, kettle etc.). The furniture and beds were comfortable and the bathroom was spotless upon our arrival. The cottage had a great selection of movies...

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Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 30 August 2010

I traveled there with my boyfriend, our daughter, and a group of friends and we all had a great time. The owner's were on site the weekend we went there, they were very friendly and helpful. There were lots of activities to keep us busy all weekend at no extra cost, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, swimming, badminton, volleyball etc. The location...

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Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 14 July 2010

Our 8th season returning to Willow Beach. We were aware of the cancellation of the children's program and no access to the Hot-Tub. Still our cottage (#6) was updated with some welcomed personal touches. The kids had a blast with the other families, and we left feeling rested and satisfied. We will return.

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ottawa
Reviewed 17 February 2010

If you spend almost $200.00 p/night for a cottage and the website talks about fully equipped cottages, a lit skating rink and snoweshoing at your doorstep etc. and you travel regularly with family you know what comparables are in that price range. For example, I rented a "cabin" in the Smoky Mountains in North Carolina last year for almost the...

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Toronto
Reviewed 5 February 2010

Last year was fine. Everything changed this year. No owners on site. My wife stayed for the week, I left after the weekend. Firewood -- which the website says is in "good supply" -- ran out after two days. The screen on the fireplace was broken and my wife sustained burns trying to close it. It's impossible to contact anyone...

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Corktown, One of the owners at Willow Beach Cottages, responded to this review

As one of the new owners of Willow Beach Cottages I felt compelled to respond to this post. I am not the person who dealt with this woman (I notice this post was written by her husband). However I am fully aware of the case. "Everything changed this year". All that really changed is that the former owners (who were...

Toronto
Reviewed 3 February 2010

Misrepresented on website. Most things offered now gone (hot tub, skating rink, snowshoe rental, etc). No management on site. Sadly old owners gone. Was a gem. Lost our down payment. No one to contact. No response. Terms of old down payment was terrible anyway, so beware.

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Corktown, Owner at Willow Beach Cottages, responded to this review

Willow Beach Cottages transferred to a new ownership group late in 2009. As part of the transfer all bookings in place were to be honoured. Also the booking terms of the resort have not changed from the previous owners, and are not unusual for an Ontario resort ("Terms of old down payment was terrible anyway"). Due to the short primetime...

Ontario
Reviewed 4 July 2009

We have rented many cottages in Ontario and the Maritimes in the past 18 years and Willow Beach Cottages are certainly among the best. The cottages are well maintained and the kitchens better equipped than most places. The grounds are well kept and it's really a beautiful spot. It rained a lot the week we were there but our teenage...

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revallot
Reviewed 28 October 2008

We rented a cottage with another couple for a week. The cottage was in great shape and was very clean. The property is kept in great condition and the waterfront is gorgeous. The men went up to do some fishing on the famous lake and the ladies were able to relax on the beach and in the Hot tub. Though...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Willow Beach Cottages

Address: RR#2, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Haliburton
Price Range: $110 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Willow Beach Hotel
Willow Beach Resort
Willow Beach Cottages Haliburton, Ontario
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“Cottage 13 has among the best lake views and is spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles aellis102, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try to get one closer to the water!”
 of 5 bubbles beandroid, 22 Aug 2012 | Read review
“The rooms were a good size with very comfortable beds and bed covering. It was just like living in our own house with excellent decor.”
 of 5 bubbles KimMeeS, 16 Aug 2011 | Read review
“To be honest we saw a few different cottages loved number 6..but all the cottages are taken well care of.”
 of 5 bubbles Julieann118, 28 Jul 2011 | Read review
“The owners of this cottage have updated it with clean floors and nice touches in the bedrooms. the cupboards are also fully stocked.”
 of 5 bubbles boomiec, 28 Jul 2011 | Read review
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