By Lori Bosworth
Sometimes when it’s time to get away on vacation, you simply want peace and quiet. If you’re looking for an Ontario couples’ resort for several days of relaxation, consider Sir Sam’s Inn in Haliburton. The historic inn on Eagle Lake features 10 inn suites and 16 lakeside units in a private setting. Many of the inn suites have private balconies with a fabulous view of the lake.
Sir Sam’s Inn is 15 minutes from Haliburton if you need to go into town. There are many activities to enjoy on site including swimming on the sand beach or in the outdoor pool, canoeing, kayaking, pedal boating, sailing, boat cruises, tennis, mountain biking. Four golf courses are within 10-15 minutes of the inn.
A Northwoods room offers a wood burning fireplace, thermomasseur baths and a walkout with a stunning view of the lake. Summer rates for the Northwood room are from $280 per night based on double occupancy for a Bed & Breakfast plan and from $365 per night double occupancy for the Modified American Plan, which includes full breakfast and gourmet dinner.
The Eastwoods chalet offers two-storey accommodation with kitchen, whirlpool bath, fireplace and two bedrooms, one of which is loft-style. The Eastwoods is available during the summer from $305 per night based on double occupancy and a European Plan (no meals).
The inn’s Twin Fires Dining restaurant offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. Each night, a unique menu is prepared offering a selection of three appetizers, salad, four entrées and dessert. For the ultimate relaxation, you can visit the inn’s WaterSpa, which features a hydrotherapy circuit with water jet formations, reflexology, a Champagne Grotto, an open water area and Balinese beds for resting. You can also enjoy spa treatments such as massages, body care treatments and facial treatments.
Sir Sam’s Inn offers all you need for a restorative holiday.