Escape into the Haliburton Highlands to explore nature, adventure, tastes and culture at Heather Lodge.
Heather Lodge is a quaint four season resort, offering romantic getaway’s for couples wishing to enjoy the natural beauty of the area and getting away from the daily grind. Slow it all down with some lakeside solitude on our 300 feet of spectacular waterfront on Twelve Mile Lake, part of a three lake chain. Waterfront activities include canoes, kayaks and paddle boat as well as a safe swimming area.
Perfect for couples to unplug and reconnect, we set the mood from our rooms, romantic dining, and spectacular sites, onsite massages right down to arrangements of fresh flowers and champagne in the room on arrival. Another feature of the lodge is exclusive use of the indoor hot tub and sauna, equipped with bathrobes, towels and showers to soak away your worries.
Another pride of the lodge is our exquisite cuisine, Chef James has over 15 years of experience as an Executive Chef and will awaken your senses with each meal created to order. Think fresh, think local with a menu that changes daily depending on “Chef’s” creativity and available local product…a true culinary experience! Offering only the unique and best to our guests, we have a hand selected Ontario Wines menu, standard bar rail and domestic beers. Should you choose to bring your own wine, we offer this and in-room service as well. Our diningroom offers a fantastic lakeview setting, with personable staff that cater to your every need.
Witness scenic beauty of the area with over 600 lakes, 200 + kms of hiking trails, 650km of snowmobile and over 1600 kms of atv trails in the area, shared with many wildlife species. Haliburton Highlands offers an abundance of things to see and do in the area, from hiking, fishing, cycling, golfing, theatre, live entertainment, photo ops, galleries and museums and much more. In winter we enjoy a ‘winter wonderland’ of snowshoeing, dogsledding, snowmobiling, cross-country and alpine skiing, followed by a warm in-room fires. Fall is the best time of year to enjoy the outdoors due to the abundance of maple trees, offering a spectacular array of colour with panoramic view points such as the Dorset Tower. This also one of the favourite time for traveling in the area on motorcycle, the topography offers twists and curves with 5 loops in area highlighting things to see and do, ask for a Motorcycle Map of the area.
Other significant attractions include the Algonquin Provincial Park, Haliburton Forest & Wildlife Reserve (offering dogsledding, Walk in the Clouds, Wolf Centre, Snowmobiling and more), Haliburton Sculpture Forest, Haliburton Highlands Water Trails, Fleming School of the Arts & the Minden White Water Preserve, let alone all the signature events throughout the year such as Hike Haliburton Festival and Haliburton County Studio Tour.
Haliburton Highlands offers something for everybody! Take in all the activities, attractions, rooms and culinary delights, knowing that the Innkeepers are attentive to all your every need in this quaint lodge, making it personable service to each and every one of our guests.