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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Concierge
Pets Allowed
4 Star Hotel
Nestled among towering century-old pines at the very edge of Muskoka's sparkling Lake Joseph, Sherwood Inn is a retreat unlike any other. Our charming, authentically Muskoka Inn has 49 rooms and cottages with over 80% of our rooms facing Lake Joseph. We offer a unique and memorable...
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1090 Sherwood Rd, Port Carling, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario P0B 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While we enjoyed our stay (comfortable beds/bedding, great breakfast & lunch, lovely grounds and view), there are a couple things that would have made it better. The beach: it’s an amazing little beach that is super for all the water equipment, but both peddle boats...More

Thank Amanda V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything at the Sherwood Inn was fantastic from the moment we arrived. We arrived at the Inn a few hours before check-in, assuming that we would have to wait for our room which we were ok with. To our surprise, especially since there was a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The property is great but rooms are in dire need of maintenance. The first room we checked into in the Maplewood building did not have working air conditioning and many sings of water damage. Maintenance was unable to fix the air conditioner so we were...More

Thank K G
Response from Roger T, General Manager at Sherwood InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear K G, Thank you for your review. Trust we do our best to keep up with the maintenance demands of our 1939 Inn which is admittedly a little challenging due to our high occupancy levels. Our air conditioners definitely had a hard time keeping...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lodge is very convenient to town of Port Carling. On site its easy to get around, with ever amenity a short walk away. Food is superb. Well priced. Dinners are the best. Dining room has great views, and good food options. Staff are excellent...More

Thank BandG03_11
Response from Roger T, General Manager at Sherwood InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear BandG03_11, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We appreciate the gift of feedback. So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Great to hear about our staff, we are very lucky to have such an amazing team and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a well run inn on Lake Joseph in beautiful Muskoka, Ontario. The property is on a lovely point of land with soaring pines and a nice beach. The staff is friendly and attentive and try to go the extra mile for you. The...More

Thank travelots87
Response from Roger T, General Manager at Sherwood InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear travellots87, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. So great to hear you enjoyed the property and you experienced our staff providing you with attentive service. We are so lucky to have such a great team...makes me so proud. So sorry...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$168 - US$313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$168 - US$313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Amenities (33)
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rkee
12 June 2018|
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Response from Roger T | Property representative |
Our canoes/kayaks/paddle boards/paddle boats are included in the resort amenity fee. We do have a wide assortment but if you wish to bring your own you are welcome to. Breakfast Buffet is $19 and lunch is $14-19 average... More
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mar619
4 June 2018|
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Response from Roger T | Property representative |
Children are welcome however there are not a lot of activities to keep them busy other than the beach. Our sister resort, Rocky Crest Golf Resort is a more family friendly property with lots to do for the kiddos. Thanks... More
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Dan H
10 May 2018|
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Response from Jerry F | Property representative |
Hi Dan, there is a nice beach that the kids can play on but to be honest, not very many children stay at Sherwood Inn. It is more adult oriented although children are more than welcome. Our sister property on the North... More
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Room Tips
"The Cedarwood building is a great choice, it is not the main building but very close and more secluded."
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"Loved the Inn Rooms with a view of the lake"
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"Make sure to book Mapleview room for really nice view"
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"A good room can be had at an excellent rate in the off season but expect to pay more during the Muskoka summer"
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