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Lakeside Muskoka, Ontario Resort

Surround yourself with what matters most. Enjoy uninterrupted fun with the ones you love.

Jump into the fun with all Port Cunnington Lodge has to offer. From campfires, tennis, shuffleboard and basketball to canoeing kayaking, fishing, hiking or just relaxing with your favourite book, Muskoka has something for everyone.

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Welcome to Port Cunnington Lodge & Resort! Our historic Muskoka resort nestled on the shore of beautiful Lake of Bays has been welcoming guests for more than 120 years. For generations, vacationers have been drawn to Port Cunnington Lodge where they could escape the noise and stresses of city life, to relax, unwind and enjoy our warm hospitality and the glorious natural beauty of Muskoka, Ontario and the crystal clear waters of the Lake of Bays.

A romantic getaway for two, a cottage country family vacation, a retreat with colleagues to refocus and reenergize, there are many reasons to choose a full service Ontario resort like Port Cunnington Lodge & Resort in beautiful the Muskoka Lakes. Just a couple of hours north of the GTA, yet a world apart, Port Cunnington is open from mid-May until mid-October, so guests can book a Muskoka resort escape in the spring, summer or fall and enjoy the natural splendour of Muskoka's three most popular tourist seasons, each with its own distinct beauty and appeal.

A Lake of Bays landmark for over a century, Port Cunnington has been a family owned and operated Ontario resort since 1890. Over the years, Port Cunnington Lodge and Resort has expanded, improved and updated in order to keep with the times and the higher expectations of today's vacationing public. At the same time, we have worked hard to retain what truly has made Port Cunnington such a special place to generations of guests; our beautiful natural lakeside setting, the old-time charm of the lodge, and the warm hospitality and exceptional service that our guests have come to except.

Our Muskoka Lake lodge offers some of the best resort accommodations in Ontario cottage country. For romantic couples escapes, family vacations, golf getaways or small business conferences, we provide a wide range of lakeside accommodation types and sizes from which to choose, including suites, traditional cottages and modern chalets. From cozy one-bedroom waterfront cottages to spacious 5-bedoom custom chalets with 3,000 square feet of living space, and everything in-between, guests at Port Cunnington Lodge are sure to find the ideal accommodations for their Muskoka vacation.

Unlike many other Muskoka resorts, you will never feel crowded at Port Cunnington Lodge. Our resort property encompasses 22 acres of scenic Muskoka landscape. With so much space we have been able to position our cottages and chalets so that they are spread throughout the property with sufficient space in-between, so that our guests may enjoy peace, quiet and privacy. At Port Cunnington Lodge our waterfront is equally impressive, with a natural shoreline and sand beach waterfront that extends over 1,800 feet. Our resort is on Lake of Bays, one of the most beautiful lakes in Ontario, and sits in a sheltered bay across the lake from the historic Bigwin Island.

While Port Cunnington Lodge & Resort enjoys a rich Muskoka lodge tradition that dates back several generations, this popular Ontario resort has been kept up-to-date and is maintained to the highest standards; with all the modern amenities that one would expect from a top ranking speciality lodge. Pride of ownership is apparent the moment you step foot on the grounds. The Victorian-era lodge remains the focal point of the property. New custom cottage and chalet accommodations, well-tended grounds and gardens, fabulous recreational facilities, superb dining, and a location that is second to none, combine to make Port Cunnington Lodge a truly unique place to stay in cottage country.

As a traditional Muskoka resort, many of the activities at Port Cunnington Lodge & Resort revolve around our beautiful and expansive waterfront. With a gently sloping sand beach, two boathouses, extensive docks, sun decks and dive platform, during the warm summer months, our guests can spend their days relaxing at the water's edge enjoying the big lake view. Water enthusiasts of all ages can take advantage of the many excellent onsite amenities available to our guests like kayaks, canoes and water trampoline, and fun on-the-water activities like swimming, fishing, diving, and water skiing.

Whether you are an avid golfer or just a casual duffer who likes to enjoy playing a round or two on a challenging and scenic golf course, Port Cunnington Lodge & Resort is definitely the Muskoka resort for you. As a Port Cunnington Lodge & Resort registered guest, you can play the famous course at the exclusive Bigwin Island Golf Club. Bigwin is a historic private club that is located on Bigwin Island, just a short ferry ride away from Port Cunnington. Designed by acclaimed golf course architect Doug Carrick, the Bigwin Island Golf Club is a par 72 championship course of 7,166 yards; with sweeping fairways, 18 uniquely challenging holes and spectacular scenery.

And if access to the beautiful Bigwin Island Golf Course is not enough to entice you to make Port Cunnington Lodge & Resort your go-to Muskoka golf resort, then the fact that our Lake of Bays resort is located within thirty-minutes of several other great Muskoka golf courses should do the trick. With public golf courses like Deerhurst Lakeside Golf Course, Huntsville Downs Golf Club, Whispering Pines Golfing, Bracebridge Golf Club, Muskoka Highlands Links, Deerhurst Highlands Golf Club, South Muskoka Golf Club and Diamond in the Ruff Golf Club all just a short drive away, Port Cunnington Lodge guests can stay and play to their hearts content at a different golf course every day for a week.

As in the past, good food is one of the most essential elements that guests except when staying at a great Muskoka Lodge. At Port Cunnington Lodge, we have been serving our guests exceptional meals for over a century. Our delightfully inviting lakeside dining room, located in our historic lodge, serves delicious and inspired meals that are freshly prepared. Open daily for causal fine dining; be prepared to have an unforgettable dining experience while enjoying the view of lovely Lake of Bays. Chef de Cuisine Eric Gagnon takes care to ensure that everything we serve is of the highest quality; from freshly baked breads to homemade desserts. Our menu includes selection of classic favorites and creative dishes from that change seasonal to take advantage of nature's bounty.