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Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only

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Indoor pool, outdoor pool, open 8 AM to 10 PM, pool umbrellas
Indoor pool, outdoor pool, open 8 AM to 10 PM, pool umbrellas
Indoor pool, outdoor pool, open 8 AM to 10 PM, pool umbrellas
Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, individually decorated

Overview of Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only

Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only

4.5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
1491 Sir Sam's Rd, Dysart et al, ON, K0M 1M0

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMoon Shadows Estate Winery14 min drive
  • Popular LocationHaliburton Highlands Museum17 min drive
  • Popular LocationHaliburton Sculpture Forest18 min drive

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About this area

Eagle Lake

Located in Dysart et al, Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only is on a private beach. Sir Sam's Ski / Ride and Moon Shadows Estate Winery are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Algonquin Provincial Park and Haliburton Sculpture Forest. Break out the clubs and hit the links with a golf course and golf lessons nearby, or seek out an adventure with ecotours. Guests appreciate the hotel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Moon Shadows Estate Winery - 14 min drive
  • Haliburton Highlands Museum - 17 min drive
  • Haliburton Sculpture Forest - 18 min drive
  • Rails End Gallery and Arts Centre - 19 min drive
  • Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • Lainy Snack Shack - 14 min drive
  • Snack Bar - 14 min drive
  • Win Yeung - 18 min drive
  • Highland Restaurant & Bar - 19 min drive
  • McKeck's Place - 19 min drive

About this property

Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only

Adults-only beachfront hotel
Spend the day relaxing on Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only's private sand beach or pampering yourself at the hotel's full-service spa. All 25 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy deep soaking bathtubs, and other standard amenities include balconies or patios, iPod docking stations and Smart TVs.
Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only offers 25 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Smart televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Dysart et al hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

An indoor pool, an outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach, outdoor tennis courts, a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

The on-site spa has 3 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:30 AM–10:30 AM: CAD 25 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Boat tours
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Fitness centre
  • Free bike hire
  • Full-service spa
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Indoor pool
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain biking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sailing
  • Sauna
  • Snowmobiling
  • Snowshoeing
  • Hot tub

Conveniences

  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski passes
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Business services

  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 3 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Portable fan
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 11 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 18 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: CAD 21.00 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: CAD 25 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a smoke detector and a security system

We should mention

Pool access available from 8 AM to 10 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Sir Sam's
Sir Sam's Inn
Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa
Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa Eagle Lake
Sir Sam's Waterspa
Sir Sam's Waterspa Eagle Lake
Sir Sam`s Inn & Water Hotel Eagle Lake
Sir Sam`s Inn And Waterspa
Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa Eagle Lake, Ontario, Canada
Sir Sam's Inn Waterspa Eagle Lake
Sir Sam's Inn Waterspa Adults Dysart et al
Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa Eagle Lake Ontario Canada
Sir Sam's Inn Waterspa Adults
Sir Sam's Waterspa Adults Dysart et al
Sir Sam's Waterspa Adults
Sir Sam's Inn Waterspa Adults Only
Sir Sam's Waterspa Adults Dys
Sir Sam's & Waterspa
Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only Hotel
Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only Dysart et al
Sir Sam's Inn & Waterspa - Adults Only Hotel Dysart et al

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 76 out of 169 reviews
5 - Excellent 45%
Rating 4 - Good. 66 out of 169 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 18 out of 169 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 169 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 169 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
My husband and I just had a 2-day stay, my 2nd time. The property has changed little in the past 20 years. That in itself should say a lot. On the plus side, the food is still as good ($$$) and staff are friendly. It was unfortunate that the Water spa was not operational due to a broken heater. The outside pool (like an infinity pool overlooking the lake!) is beautiful to look at, but alas it's not a heated one, and was bone-chilling, freezing cold! The lake was warmer! I'm sure if this pool was heated, people wouldn't just sit around sunbathing. If this resort could make improvements in and around the building, e.g. improve the landscape with pretty flowers, and make a walkway on the lawn, so one doesn't have to step on geese droppings everywhere, it would make the place look better and more comfortable for the guests. They could also provide orientation to what facilities and services were available and no, especially during these covid times, at check-in (we discovered the ping-pong, pool and shuffle, and the charming bartender, John, almost at the end of our stay), it would have made for a better experience for sure. So overall, for the price we paid for 2 nights, I think it falls short compared to other similar priced resorts. But I'll end on a good note. The lake is beautiful and the resort is quiet and peaceful. Perfect lake for canoeing and kayaking. The boat cruise was lovely. And the sound of the loons each morning and evening made my day.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
FAR FROM A LUXYRY SPA! Where do I even start? As a SPA they failed to mention on the website that their spa was closed so imagine my surprise when I book a stay in a spa and after a 3 hour drive and taking time off work am told their spa is not even open; that's not even half of it. Their WiFi does not work it keeps going on and off, no air conditioning expect a fan that sounds like Jurassic Park is next door so forget about having a good night sleep, the rooms are in DESPERATE need of repair! stained floors and old scratched up furniture & oh did I mention they serve no lunch and the closest restaurants are 20 minutes away? dinner was available but the main course prices start at around 40$ ? Obnoxiously priced set menu & the food is not nearly good enough for that price point. The only open facility indoors was the bar which was the most depressing thing because half the lights were off and there was this annoying none stop buzzing sound from a broken light or something and it would take forever to pay with a card because their machines would not work properly so yeah long story short do yourself a favor and save your hard earned money and go somewhere else which does not trick you with false advertising.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Nice
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely place. Surprised the room didn't have air conditioning as July in ON can get pretty humid, but we spent the days outside anyhow, and the nights were comfortable. We had heavy rain one day, and there was a leak from the small transom window--probably because the shingles are well past their due date. But the room was fine. Staff was great. Indoor pool was still closed for the pandemic, but we thoroughly enjoyed the canoes & kayaks. Great hiking in the area.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021